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The Crane Residential Resort

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  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados - CRN
  • The Crane Private Residence Resort Gallery - Caribbean: Barbados
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Hotel Overview
  • Scenic views above beach
    On a cliff above one of the world's top-rated beaches, The Crane offers panoramic ocean views and warm trade winds.
  • Suites with private pools, kitchens
    Tropical-colonial guest suites include four-poster beds, balconies or patios, and kitchens or kitchenettes. 146 rooms and suites, most with private pools.
  • Water complex, restaurants
    A large water complex with six freshwater pools, a cascading waterfall and large whirlpool overlooks the sea. Four restaurants provide dining options from casual to elegant.
What to Expect:
  • Recognized as the Caribbean's oldest continuously operating hotel, this resort stands on a cliff above a picture-perfect beach, rated one of the world's best by "Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous". Known for casual luxury and warm hospitality, this hotel draws celebrating couples, honeymooners and families.
Amenity Highlights:
  • Overlooking the ocean, The Crane Resort features a spectacular water landscape with six freshwater pools, a waterfall complex and large outdoor whirlpool. Crane Beach is rated one of the world's best beaches and is protected by an offshore coral reef, making the waters perfect for swimming.

Location:

The Crane
St. Philip,
Barbados

Region: 
  • Barbados
  • Airport:

    Grantley Adams International Airport BGI
Room Amenities: 
  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Bathrobes
  • Blackout drapes
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • CD player
  • Ceiling fan
  • Child care (in room, surcharge)
  • Climate control
  • Clock radio
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Cribs (infant beds) available
  • Direct-dial phone
  • DVD player
  • DVD/VCR
  • Electronic/magnetic keys
  • Hair dryer
  • Housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Internet access - complimentary
  • Internet access - high speed
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Jetted tub
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Massage - available in room
  • Patio
  • Premium TV channel(s)
  • Separate sitting area
  • Sofa bed
  • Television
  • Turndown service (on request)
  • Voice mail
  • Wake-up calls
  • Window opens
Property Amenities
  • L'Azure, the open-air, ocean-view restaurant, showcases classic and Caribbean fare, with a focus on fresh seafood. The Sunday buffet breakfast features gospel entertainment, while a steel band performs during Sunday brunch. Zen, located at the cliff's edge, serves Thai and Japanese cuisine and features intimate, private dining rooms and a sushi bar overlooking the ocean.Grocery-delivery service is available for a surcharge. The resort also provides complimentary shuttle service to a supermarket twice weekly. On Thursdays, a complimentary shuttle transports guests to downtown Bridgetown. A complimentary cocktail party is held Monday nights. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in the lobby and main pool areas. Two lobby computers provide complimentary high-speed Internet access. Ground transportation:
    Shuttle vans and private cars of varying prices are available. They can be reserved during the process of booking a reservation for this hotel, via this Web site, and added to the total trip cost.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bar/lounge
  • Business services
  • Concierge desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Fitness equipment
  • Internet access in public areas - complimentary
  • Internet access in public areas - high speed
  • Medical assistance available
  • Parking (free)
  • Poolside bar
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant(s) in hotel
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Security guard
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tour assistance
Policies
  • Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
    Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.
    Photo identification and credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests made via this Web site cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Pets not allowed
Check-in time: 
  • 4 PM
Check-out time: 
  • Noon
Dining
  • L'Azure
    Open-air dining room and deck providing panoramic ocean view. Windows set in coral-stone arches. Classic and Caribbean cuisine. Á la carte service, including breakfast. Lunch/dinner menu featuring fish, lobster, steak, pasta, rack of lamb. Sandwiches, burgers at lunch, also. Live music six nights weekly. Sunday buffet breakfast featuring gospel singers followed by Bajan (Barbadian) lunch buffet with steel band.
  • Zen
    Top Zagat rated for food in Barbados. Cliff-edge, air-conditioned Thai/Japanese restaurant. Lily pond, window wall with panoramic ocean view. Sushi bar, tatami room, private dining rooms with sliding rice-paper doors. Black-lacquer furniture. Slate floor. Displays of antique samurai suite, Japanese wedding gown. Open for lunch and dinner. Dress code: long pants for men.
  • The Carriage House
    Snacks, burgers and salads by the pool. Casual. Open for lunch and dinner, bar with cocktails.
  • D'Onofrio's
    Serving Italian fare - pizza/pastas/seafood. Open lunch through dinner. Smart casual.
  • The Beach Grill
    Serving grilled items for lunch.
  • The Village Cafe
    Serving specialty coffees, crepes, waffles and pastries.
  • Bar 1887
    Regular live entertainment and happy hours. Perfect for a pre or post-dinner aperitif. Hosts a manager's weekly cocktail party and a weekly craft market within Crane Village.
Recreation
  • There are six freshwater pools including a cascading waterfall complex and large outdoor whirlpool. Thickly cushioned lounge chairs are located by the pool and at the beach. A shallow wading area for children is available.

    As part of its rest-and-relaxation theme, the resort offers few group activities except for complimentary garden tours and Friday-night stargazing sessions with an astronomer (surcharge). There are two flood-lit tennis courts (rackets and balls are available.) The 18-hole Barbados Golf Club is 15 minutes away, discounts are available.

    The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the resort; fees may apply.

  • Golfing
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
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