Set on the picturesque natural harbour, this is a luxury resort and an elegant tribute to the old world splendour that is Bermuda. This charming, air-conditioned hotel was built in 1885 and comprises a total of 410 rooms, including 43 suites. It is ideal for business travellers and holidaymakers alike. In addition to a lobby area with a 24-hour reception and check-out service, facilities on offer to guests include a hotel safe, currency exchange facilities, lift access to the upper floors, a newspaper stand and a hairdressing salon. Guests can enjoy a drink at the café, bar or pub and dine at the restaurant. Conference facilities are available to business travellers and guests will appreciate the wireless Internet access. They can also take advantage of the room and laundry services. There is a car park and garage parking for those arriving by car. It is also possible to hire bicycles on the premises. Inspired by Princess Louise, the daughter of Queen Victoria, the resort is a symbol of all that Bermudians hold dear - old fashioned courtesy, timeless quality and genuine hospitality.
This hotel enjoys a convenient location on Southampton Beach. It is on Bermuda in the mid-Atlantic, less than a 2-hour flight from most hubs on the east coast of America. It lies some 2 minutes' walk from the centre of Hamilton, with its restaurants, bars, nightspots, tourist centre, shops and Hamilton City. There is scuba diving and snorkelling nearby and around 5 minutes away guests will find the option of taking glass bottom boat tours and Hamilton Harbour. St George's is nearby, as is the Royal Navy Dockyard. Bermuda International Airport is located in St. George, approximately 30 minutes from the hotel.
The accommodation features interiors decorated in subtle colours, with elegant furnishings, which reflect the Victorian heritage of the hotel. Its rooms and suites are available in a wide choice of styles and sizes to suit the needs of every guest. All units come with an en suite bathroom with a shower/bathtub and a hairdryer and offer a king-size or double bed. They are equipped with a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, a radio, Internet access and a safe. Furthermore, a minibar/fridge, tea and coffee making facilities, an ironing set, air conditioning and heating are provided in all accommodation as standard. Many of the rooms have a private balcony overlooking the harbour, while most other rooms offer views of the lush fragrant gardens.
Guests can enjoy a refreshing dip in the saltwater or freshwater pools (1 of which is heated), or relax at the poolside snack bar or on the sun terrace with its sun loungers and parasols. They can work out in the gym or pamper themselves with a spa or massage treatment. Water sports fans can go jet skiing, diving, sailing or catamaran boating, all for an additional fee. It is also possible to play a game of tennis or golf (charges apply to both). Further activities available in the area include swimming with dolphins, a sailing trip around Hamilton Harbour and the Great Sound or excursions to the town. Guests can try horse riding (for an additional fee) and may like to explore the surrounding area by bicycle. The resort also puts on entertainment programmes for adults and children. Moreover, sun loungers are available for guests' use on the nearby sandy beach.
The hotel offers superb al fresco dining at Harleys Restaurant and Harleys Terrace, located harbour-side, and the Heritage Court adjacent to the lobby and Japanese Koi pond. It also offers afternoon tea - the very best in Bermuda and ranked in the top 10 Best Afternoon Teas in the World.
American Express, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this establishment.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed