Wednesday 12 August, 2020

Elegant Hotels named among top resorts in Caribbean

 A view of one of the rooms at The House which was named as one of the Top Resort’s in the Caribbean in the Condé Nast Traveler Readear’s Choice Awards 2017.

A view of one of the rooms at The House which was named as one of the Top Resort’s in the Caribbean in the Condé Nast Traveler Readear’s Choice Awards 2017.

Elegant Hotels Group is celebrating yet another international award.

This time, its West Coast property, The House, has been named one of the Top Resort’s in the Caribbean in the Condé Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards 2017.

As a result, the St. James beachfront luxury adults-only hotel resort, which was ranked number 48 on the list, was featured on Condé  Nast’s online issue on October 17 and will be in the November print issue, which hits stands on Oct 24.

Condé Nast Traveler is a luxury and lifestyle travel magazine designed for the experienced, discerning, frequent traveller with an array of diverse travel experiences and information encompassing art, fashion, architecture, culture, cuisine, and shopping at a variety of destinations throughout the world.

More than 300,000 travellers took part in the 30th annual Readers' Choice Awards survey — setting yet another new record — submitting millions of ratings and more than 100,000 comments to help create a list of winning favorites, from elegant castles in the Irish countryside to tented safari camps trailing the Great Migration across the Serengeti, tiny private islands in the tropics, small culture rich cities in Europe and intimate river cruises.

Elegant Hotels Group Chief Executive Officer, Sunil Chatrani, called the listing an incredible accomplishment, "This  is a big win for our team members who work hard everyday to ensure that our guests have the best experience possible.

“It’s a job well done all around as the award comes on the heels of a number of other impressive accolades this year including the 2017 Magellan Award for Hospitality – Luxury Hotel/Resort and being ranked No. 14 on the list of The Top 25 Resort Hotels in the Caribbean, Bermuda and the Bahamas in Travel + Leisure’s 2017 World’s Best Awards.

“Added to that The House also received the TripAdvisor Traveler’s Choice Award as one of the 2017 ‘Top Hotels for Romance’ in the Caribbean and it was also a silver award winner, along with Colony Club, in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hotels of 2017.”

Elegant Hotels Group comprises seven stunning properties in Barbados including The House, Colony Club, Tamarind, Treasure Beach Hotel and the all-inclusive Turtle Beach, Crystal Cove and  Waves Hotel & Spa, as well as the internationally renowned Daphne’s Restaurant in Paynes Bay, St. James.

The Group also has a management contract for Hodges Bay Resort in Antigua and a sales and marketing contract for The Landings Resort & Spa in St. Lucia.

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