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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

Rosedon Hotel Wins Boutique Hotel Award

Rosedon Hotel Wins Boutique Hotel Award

Rosedon Hotel recently won ‘The America’s Best Classic Elegance Hotel’ in the Boutique Hotel Awards, with Lee K. Petty accepting the Award on behalf of the Rosedon Hotel, attending the award ceremony in London along with her daughter Rachael Lee Petty.In discussing the award, brother and sister team Scott Kitson and Lee Petty said,... Read more of this article

More Than 250 Delegates Expected For CHICOS

More Than 250 Delegates Expected For CHICOS

More than 250 delegates are expected for the Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference and Operations Summit [CHICOS] beginning today and lasting through November 9th at the Fairmont Southampton. This is the second consecutive year the event has taken place in Bermuda. This morning the event’s chairman, Parris Jordan explained why Bermuda is a good fit... Read more of this article

Video: Update On St Regis Hotel Development

Video: Update On St Regis Hotel Development

There are currently 55 people working on the construction of the St. Regis Bermuda Hotel in St. George’s, and a “tremendous amount of hard work has been carried out on the final stages of piling and foundations of the three blocks of the hotel,” and it is anticipated that the structure of the hotel will be complete by April 2019. This... Read more of this article

New Appointments On Hotel Association Board

New Appointments On Hotel Association Board

The Bermuda Hotel Association [BHA] made new appointments to their Board of Directors at their Annual General Meeting [AGM] at the Hamilton Princess on Thursday, October 25. A spokesperson said, “Mr. Tim Morrison, General Manager, the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club was nominated unopposed, and subsequently voted in by the association members... Read more of this article

Review: Princess Tea & Lili Bermuda Perfume

Review: Princess Tea & Lili Bermuda Perfume

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] I was recently invited to the Hamilton Princess to experience their new afternoon tea in partnership with Lili Bermuda. As a tea enthusiast, I immediately said yes without even asking any questions. When I arrived, I was seated at a table set with lovely china, which really set the tone for the level of afternoon tea... Read more of this article

Photos: Azura Property Hosts ‘Sneak Preview’

Photos: Azura Property Hosts ‘Sneak Preview’

Azura Boutique Hotel and Residences recently opened its doors to welcome almost 200 guests for a ‘sneak preview’ look at the completed units in the first phase of the development. The one, two and three bedroom units are located within 10 minutes drive of Hamilton in Warwick on the site of the former Surf Side Beach Club with views of the... Read more of this article