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Fairmont Southampton ‘Temperature Guarantee’

Fairmont Southampton ‘Temperature Guarantee’

Fairmont Southampton is now offering a money-back guarantee for weather conditions, with the hotel saying if the daytime temperature does not reach at least 71F from November until December 2017, or 63F from January until March 2018, the hotel room for that night will be free.The hotel’s announcement said, “For vacation from November 2017... Read more of this article

800 Delegates Expected To Attend Conference

800 Delegates Expected To Attend Conference

“A solutions-oriented approach by the Bermuda Tourism Authority is credited for landing a major conference typically too large for the island given limited meeting space and hotel inventory,” the BTA said today. “The Canadian Investment Institute Conference will convene in Bermuda this November, bringing 800 delegates between the 19th... Read more of this article

Video: St Regis Bermuda Architectural Design

Video: St Regis Bermuda Architectural Design

A video posted on the OBM International Youtube channel highlights a rendering of the proposed St Regis Hotel in St. George’s, providing a three minute overview of the design. The video description says, “Join us on an escape to the newly designed St Regis Bermuda by global hospitality firm OBMI. The magnificent site is honoured with an elegant... Read more of this article

Fairmont To Invest $1 Million In Restaurants

Fairmont To Invest $1 Million In Restaurants

Fairmont Southampton will be making an investment of more than $1 million into the refurbishment of their dining destinations, with changes set to include closing Bacci and opening Boundary Sports Bar and Grille; as well as replacing the Gastro Pub offering in the Newport Room with a new Mediterranean restaurant. The company said, “Fairmont Southampton... Read more of this article

JetBlue Offering Bermuda Packages At 50% Off

JetBlue Offering Bermuda Packages At 50% Off

JetBlue is now offering vacation packages to Bermuda with 50% discounts on air and hotel, with flights out of New York and Boston. The Bermuda vacation packages which allow travel dates until March 2018 need to be booked by August 28th and start at $699 per person, and include flights and three nights at select hotels on the island.Travelers can choose... Read more of this article

Hamilton Princess Submits Casino Application

Hamilton Princess Submits Casino Application

Alan Dunch, Chairman of the Bermuda Casino Gaming Commission [BCGC], today announced the Hamilton Princess Casino Limited Company has submitted a “substantially completed Casino License Application, in a bid to become the Island’s first Integrated Resort Casino.” “The fully-funded application, submitted in answer to the Commission’s... Read more of this article

BHA Congratulates PLP On  Election Victory

BHA Congratulates PLP On Election Victory

The Bermuda Hotel Association [BHA] congratulated the PLP on their election victory, saying they “stand ready to both consult and assist the new administration in achieving ongoing positive results which provide measurable benefits to our country.” A spokesperson said, “The Board of Directors and members of the Bermuda Hotel Association and... Read more of this article

BHA Announces 2017 Scholarship Awardees

BHA Announces 2017 Scholarship Awardees

The Bermuda Hotel Association announced the winners of their annual scholarship awards which were presented to the four recipients at their Annual General Meeting at the Fairmont Southampton Hotel. Scholarship Awards totaling $ 20,000 were presented to:Ms. Daniela D’Amato, pursuing her studies online in Hotel Management at Mount St. Vincent University,... Read more of this article

Fairmont Southampton Honoured With Awards

Fairmont Southampton Honoured With Awards

Fairmont Southampton has been awarded with several annual travel and hospitality awards, including TripAdvisor’s ‘2017 Certificate of Excellence’ and ‘Family Vacation Critic Favorite’, as well as two ‘Best of Bermuda 2017’ Awards. In addition, one of the resort’s Bermudian leaders has been recognized with the prestigious ‘Masters’... Read more of this article

BHA Extends Condolences To Crockwell Family

BHA Extends Condolences To Crockwell Family

The Bermuda Hotel Association and the Hotel Employers of Bermuda said they were shocked and saddened by the passing of MP Shawn Crockwell, and extended condolences to Mr Crockwell’s family and friends. BHA Chief Executive Officer, Stephen Todd stated, “The Chairman, President, Board of Directors and members of the Bermuda Hotel Association,... Read more of this article

Hamilton Princess Recreated With Lego Bricks

Hamilton Princess Recreated With Lego Bricks

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club has been recreated entirely out of Lego bricks, with artist Sean Kenney spending three months meticulously putting together the 27,500-piece scale model of the iconic hotel. He created the masterpiece from his studio, more than 750 miles away in New York.He put together the Lego bricks to show the ‘Pink Palace’... Read more of this article

“Most Successful May In History Of The Hotel”

“Most Successful May In History Of The Hotel”

The Hamilton Princess & Beach Club has “just completed its most successful May in the history of the hotel” and “paid $200,000 in overtime to our employees,” the Hotel’s General Manager said.General Manager of the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club Allan Federer said, “In response to mounting speculation regarding... Read more of this article

Video: Twizy Rental Minicar Now On The Road

Video: Twizy Rental Minicar Now On The Road

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club is the first Bermuda hotel to provide their guests with the option to rent a Renault Twizy minicar, with the booking system having gone live this past weekend, and at least one of the minicars out on the road today.Charged in just three hours, the Twizy has a range of 80+km making the whole island accessible on... Read more of this article