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Spectator Yacht Arrives At Tucker’s Point

Spectator Yacht Arrives At Tucker’s Point

The Mariner III Spectator Yacht has arrived to the Harbour Beach dock at Rosewood Tucker’s Point and is ready to set sail in celebration of the America’s Cup. A spokesperson said, “Built in 1926, the classic 122 foot-long motor yacht features a large open deck that will offer viewing of the race course. Guests will spend the day enjoying exclusive... Read more of this article

Hamilton Princess Unveil New Staff Uniforms

Hamilton Princess Unveil New Staff Uniforms

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club today [May 22], debuted the new designer uniforms for pool and Beach Club employees. The hotel has collaborated with British men’s fashion designer, Orlebar Brown, in creating the new uniforms. They consist of Orlebar Brown white Jarrett Cotton Polo Shirts and blue Bulldog Cotton Twill Shorts, featuring the hotel’s... Read more of this article

Govt To Drill Well, Provide Water, Fix Roads

Govt To Drill Well, Provide Water, Fix Roads

Under an agreement with Hotelco Bermuda — the company scheduled to develop the new hotel in St George’s — the Government has committed to drill one additional water well at the site, install a back-up generator, provide free metered water for three years not to exceed $300,000 per year, construct a new public road, repair access roads,... Read more of this article

Bascome: Hotel Sale Is “Another Milestone”

Bascome: Hotel Sale Is “Another Milestone”

“Today we celebrate yet another milestone for Bermuda in the East End of the island with the sale of the Rosewood Tucker’s Point Resort to TP Holdco Limited, which is a Bermuda registered company and a subsidiary of Gencom Limited,” Junior Minister of Tourism Kenneth Bascome said in the House of Assembly today [May 19]. Mr Bascome said,... Read more of this article

Gencom Purchases Rosewood Tucker’s Point

Gencom Purchases Rosewood Tucker’s Point

Rosewood Tucker’s Point Hotel and Resort has been purchased by an affiliate of Gencom, a Miami, Florida firm, and the announcement said the “Gencom-led purchaser will invest an additional $25 million in a comprehensive renovation at the 200-acre property as well as additional follow-on commitments for future development. ” Financial... Read more of this article

Hamilton Princess Appoints Chef Ricardo Cera

Hamilton Princess Appoints Chef Ricardo Cera

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club today [May 15] announced the appointment of Ricardo Cera as Executive Chef. Chef Cera will assume responsibility for 1609 Bar & Restaurant, Crown & Anchor, Marcus’, the Beach Club and catering throughout the hotel. “Born and trained in Portugal, Chef Cera has extensive experience at five-star luxury hotels... Read more of this article

Minister: Govt Loan Guarantee For St Regis Hotel

Minister: Govt Loan Guarantee For St Regis Hotel

Speaking in the House of Assembly today [May 12], Minister of Finance Bob Richards advised of the pending execution of a Government Guarantee on behalf of Hotelco Bermuda in relation to loans for the construction of the proposed St Regis Hotel in St. George’s, saying that “Government has supported the financing of this project by committing... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: St Regis Hotel Groundbreaking

Photos & Video: St Regis Hotel Groundbreaking

Representatives of the Bermuda Government, Marriott International and developer Hotelco Bermuda Holding Ltd joined together today to officially break ground on the planned 240,000 sq. ft. St. Regis Hotel and seven condominium buildings. “The luxury hotel will feature facilities such as 122 rooms and suites, St. Regis restaurant, bar and wine vault,... Read more of this article

Photos: Minicar Rentals Launched At Princess

Photos: Minicar Rentals Launched At Princess

[Updated with video] The Hamilton Princess and Current Vehicles launched their Twizy rental minicars this morning [May 2] with the electric vehicles set to be available to hotel guests. This new offering follows after the Motor Car [Minicar] Regulations 2017 came into effect last month, which guide the set-up, licensing and operation of minicar liveries. The... Read more of this article

Villas At The Loren Being Offered From $3.8M

Villas At The Loren Being Offered From $3.8M

Bermuda’s newest luxury hotel, The Loren at Pink Beach, has officially launched the ‘Villas at The Loren’, with 3, 555 square foot villas available at a pre-sale price of $3.8 million. “As part of the boutique hotels offerings, 7 standalone Villa Residences are in the process of being constructed onsite. Starting at $4.2M completed and $3.8M... Read more of this article

Hotel Plaque Commemorates Insurance History

Hotel Plaque Commemorates Insurance History

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club has unveiled a plaque to commemorate a key milestone in Bermuda’s insurance history. The founding chairman and first employee of ACE Limited, John R. Cox, wrote the company’s first insurance policy in Room 348 at the hotel on November 1, 1985. ACE, which adopted the Chubb name in 2016 following its acquisition... Read more of this article

Video: Hotel Packages For America’s Cup

Video: Hotel Packages For America’s Cup

This week’s ‘Minute with Mikaela’ highlights the hotels visitors can stay in during the America’s Cup, saying that “thirteen hotels across the island are participating in America’s Cup packages.” During the Minute, Mikaela Pearman said, “Do you have friends coming for the 35th America’s Cup? If they haven’t booked... Read more of this article

Video: 60 Years On The Job For Shirley Hunt

Video: 60 Years On The Job For Shirley Hunt

He has been working at the Elbow Beach Resort for 60 years, and Bell Captain Shirley Hunt says that he still enjoys what he’s doing and has no plans to retire yet. Bernews recently had the opportunity to meet with Mr. Hunt, and guest interviewer Charles Webbe introduced him by saying, “During the ten decades that this hotel has been in existence,... Read more of this article