This hotel has been delighting guests for almost 100 years. An ingenious combination of resort hotel and cottage colony, this charming family-friendly beach establishment was renovated in 2007 and comprises a total of 235 luxurious rooms and suites, as well as a choice of stylish restaurants. It is ideal for business travellers and holidaymakers alike and facilities on offer include air conditioning, a lobby area with 24-hour reception and 24-hour check-in/check-out service, a hotel safe, a currency exchange facility, a lift, a newspaper stand, a hairdressing salon and 4 bars. It also offers a pub, 5 restaurants, conference facilities and wireless Internet access. Guests may also take advantage of the room and laundry services and there is also a bicycle hire station available. Parking is available for those arriving by car and younger guests will enjoy the kids' club.
This hotel is set on the sandy Elbow Beach, among 50 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens, and lies 5 minutes from the charming centre of Hamilton, the island's capital. A number of attractions can be found in the area including the Dock Yard and the town of St George's, both 30 minutes away by public transport.
All rooms and suites evoke the charm and luxury of the past, with the added assurance of every possible modern comfort and amenity. The majority of the rooms and suites have stunning views of either the Atlantic Ocean or the beautiful gardens. They all come with a private en suite bathroom with shower/bathtub, a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, a radio, a hifi and Internet access. Furthermore, a minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, an ironing set, a king-size or double bed, air conditioning and heating, as well as a safe and either a balcony or a terrace are provided in all accommodation as standard. There is also a range of exquisite, private cottages available to be booked.
The hotel has access to a wealth of leisure amenities for all ages, from tennis and golf to kayaking and scuba diving. It also offers a spa with a spa pool, as well as massages and other spa treatments, a gym, several tennis courts (charges apply), a putting green (for an additional fee) and an open-air free-form swimming pool with a children's section, sun terrace, sun loungers and parasols and a poolside snack bar (charges apply). Next to the beach there is a comprehensive water sports service (charges apply), from which any deep sea or shallow water entertainment may be organised, including wreck diving, kayaking, windsurfing, sailing, catamaran sailing and canoeing. It is also possible to enjoy horse riding and cycling for an additional fee, and the nearest golf course is only 10 minutes away on public transport.
The cuisine available at the hotel comes with a real sense of heritage. The restaurants, such as Lido are award-winners many times over. The bars attract the most stylish crowd on Bermuda.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this hotel.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed