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Princess Appoint DeSilva As Director Of Security

Princess Appoint DeSilva As Director Of Security

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club has appointed Michael DeSilva to the role of Director of Security and Emergency Management. Mr DeSilva, formerly the Commissioner of the Bermuda Police Service [BPS], will be responsible for overseeing the security, safety and wellbeing of the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club, its employees and its guests. “As... Read more of this article

Aunt Nea’s Inn For Sale, Open House To Be Held

Aunt Nea’s Inn For Sale, Open House To Be Held

This Saturday [March 9] there will be an open house at the historic Aunt Nea’s Inn in St George’s, with the guest house having been listed for sale at a price of $2,995,000. In describing the property, the sales agent said, “Built in 1791, historic Aunt Nea’s Inn represents a unique opportunity to invest in Bermuda’s growing tourism... Read more of this article

Tucker’s Point Names New Club Operations GM

Tucker’s Point Names New Club Operations GM

Tucker’s Point announced they appointed Paul Adams to General Manager of Club Operations. “Adams, who returns to Tucker’s Point after four years at Turtle Hill Golf Club, will oversee all aspects of the Club, including membership services, operations and sales,” a spokesperson said. “He will apply his knowledge and passion for... Read more of this article

Photos: Valentine’s For Hamilton Princess Staff

Photos: Valentine’s For Hamilton Princess Staff

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club General Manager Tim Morrison celebrated Valentine’s Day by handing out carnations to the hotel’s staff members today [Feb 14]. One hundred and forty of the carnations were purchased by the staff members for each other “as a sign of affection and respect and to celebrate Valentine’s Day.” Related... Read more of this article

Princess Ranked 5th Best AccorHotels Property

Princess Ranked 5th Best AccorHotels Property

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club has placed fifth out of all AccorHotels properties included in the U.S. News & World Report annual rankings of best hotels. A spokesperson said, “Locally-owned Hamilton Princess & Beach Club is a Fairmont managed hotel, making it a part of the global AccorHotels brand which has 4,500 hotels across the... Read more of this article

Relais & Châteaux Designation For Rosedon

Relais & Châteaux Designation For Rosedon

The Rosedon Hotel and Huckleberry Restaurant re-opened after a month-long closure for upgrades and renovations, with owners Scott Kitson and Lee Petty announcing the acceptance of the historic property into the prestigious Relais & Châteaux group. A spokesperson said, “Guests, including Kevin Dallas, CEO of the Bermuda Tourism Authority and... Read more of this article

BHA Extend Condolences To Hassell Family

BHA Extend Condolences To Hassell Family

The Board of Directors & Members of the Bermuda Hotel Association were shocked and saddened to learn of the untimely passing of 24-year-old Mr. Adrian Hassell. Stephen Todd, Chief Executive Officer of the BHA stated, “On behalf of the Bermuda Hotel Association Board of Directors & Members, we extend our sincere condolences to the family and... Read more of this article

Bill For Tax Relief For Bermudiana Beach Resort

Bill For Tax Relief For Bermudiana Beach Resort

A Bill tabled in Parliament seeks to offer relief from customs duty, hotel occupancy tax and exemption from the employer’s share of the payroll tax for a period of ten years for the Bermudiana Beach Resort. Titled the “Tourism Investment [Bermudiana Beach Resort] Order 2018,” the Bill is in relation to the Grand Atlantic property on the... Read more of this article

CedarBridge Students Take Hospitality Field Trip

CedarBridge Students Take Hospitality Field Trip

[Written by CedarBridge Academy student Arianna Walters] There are numerous commercial kitchens located at the Fairmont Southampton hotel, and to get an understanding and perception of these kitchen and the processes that happen, during the month of November discovery foods students from CedarBridge Academy were taken there. The field trips were overseen... Read more of this article

Princess To Light Up Gingerbread House & Tree

Princess To Light Up Gingerbread House & Tree

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club will be launching their festive season of activities with a Christmas tree lighting reception on Friday, November 30th. The event is open to everyone and members of the public are encouraged to come and join in the fun at Hamilton Princess & Beach Club’s lobby, where they will be treated to complimentary Mulled... Read more of this article

Photos: Students Decorate Grotto Bay Hotel Tree

Photos: Students Decorate Grotto Bay Hotel Tree

At the invitation from the resort, Harrington Sound Primary School’s Visual Arts Class students have decorated Grotto Bay Hotel’s Christmas tree that sits in the hotel lobby. A spokesperson said, “Our Christmas committee are currently planning our holiday festivities for our visitors to the island, and part of our requirement is to have one... Read more of this article

Energy Efficiency Workshop Held For Hotels

Energy Efficiency Workshop Held For Hotels

A Hotels Energy Efficiency Workshop held at the Hamilton Princess Hotel & Beach Club today [Nov 14] where local hoteliers were invited to hear about energy saving initiatives that have worked throughout the Caribbean region and to discuss challenges and successes here in Bermuda. The workshop facilitator, Loreto Duffy-Mayers has “considerable... Read more of this article

Fairmont Southampton Is Now ‘Dog Friendly’

Fairmont Southampton Is Now ‘Dog Friendly’

Fairmont Southampton said that effective November 1st, they are “dog friendly,” adding that “for an additional $50 per pet per night Fairmont Southampton offers canine welcome amenities that include: dog treat, food & water bowls, pet waste disposal bags and a dog bed for a good night sleep.” “This comes after successful... Read more of this article