The Crane Barbados is located on the famous Crane Beach, overlooking the beautiful blue sea. The beauty of the sea has to be seen to be believed – the wonderful hues of blue – turquoise and aquamarine make this place look heavenly. It is the Caribbean’s first resort hotel that was built in 1887, which was later renovated and expanded. The resort exudes beauty combined with privacy, luxury, and comfort, which the guests simply love. The Crane Hotel was listed as one of the top ten beaches in the world. The hotel is just about 6 minutes drive from Grantley Adams International Airport. This makes the resort so easy to access, yet it is far away from everything.
The soft pink beaches, the shady coconut groves, the beautiful sea, and the lush green vegetation make the Crane Barbados a paradise on earth – it cannot be anything else. There is a natural coral reef, which makes it one of the best swimming havens. It is also very safe and soft for your feet – there are no sea urchins, stones, or coral to torture your feet.
The Crane Barbados has tried to preserve the 18th century mansion in its original form. The hotel comprises of suites, private residences, and villas. All suites command an excellent view of the ocean. The private residences have central air-conditioning, ceiling fans, and Jacuzzis, and all ground floor residences boast of private pools. The villas range from 2,900 to 4,000 sq feet. A few of the penthouse villas have private terraces for sunbathing and other outdoor activities. Guests of Penthouse villas have at their disposal the usual hotel amenities and services. All the suites, residences, and villas are provided with excellent facilities and amenities.
The Crane Barbados provides wonderful dining options for its guests. The L’Azure restaurant is well known for its famous sea view, as well as its fresh seafood and Caribbean dishes. This restaurant is also famous for its light cuisine. Try the Sunday brunch with live Caribbean gospel music in the morning and a traditional Barbadian Sunday buffet lunch. Go to the Zen, which features Thai and Japanese cuisine, traditional Tatami rooms, and an excellent Sushi bar. The Carriage House, which was once the official stable of the Crane Beach Hotel over 100 years ago now serves light food items and tropical cocktails throughout the day.
The Crane Barbados takes care of all arrangements should you desire to hold a meeting or convention here. The Pavilion is well known for its entertainment events and banqueting facilities. It features coral stone walls, a high ceiling, adjustable lighting, wireless internet, air-conditioning, and ceiling fans. The Crane Village Conference Center which has a dimension of 2,712 sq. feet can accommodate up to 250 persons.
If you would like to get married here, the Crane Barbados is just the ideal place for you as the hotel takes care of all the arrangements. There are two types of packages, but basically both the packages take care of the following:
I. Transportation to Licensing Office
II. Marriage License
III. Services of a Minister/Justice of Peace
IV. Floral decorations
V. Services of a wedding co-coordinator
Make Crane Barbados your vacation destination when you come to Barbados the next time. It is a home away from home.