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A Barbadian legend since 1887, and the oldest operating hotel in the Caribbean, The Crane Resort effortlessly marries the old-world charm of its past to all the 21st-century amenities and services expected by today’s most discerning travelers.

Enviably located within The Crane Resort, The Crane Private Residences is perfect for long-term island living, offering contemporary residences and penthouses as well as exclusive access to world-class resort amenities and services.

A secluded, low-density development overlooking Barbados’ Skeete’s Bay Beach and Culpepper Island, Beach Houses has been specially designed to highlight the property’s exclusive location on the 1% of land remaining outside of the island’s protected East Coast. *Please note that Beach Houses is Under Development

Encore Residence Club by Crane Resorts is a select community of residence owners who enjoy exclusive access to a lifetime of luxury vacation and second-home experiences, worldwide.

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Crane Resort and Crane Beach receive top accolades

For centuries, Crane Resort and Crane Beach have been sought by both locals and visitors for its natural beauty and serenity. We are proud to feature the latest accolades from ‘Carib Journal’, ‘CNN’ and ‘Destinology.

 "Rated as one of the Caribbean’s Top Villa Hotels – CaribJournal.com"

 The Crane, Barbados – Residences by the Sea

As we said, villas are not always standalone properties. They’re homes — regardless of structure. And these 4,014-square-foot, three-bedroom penthouses are your own Caribbean villas in the sky. Each one has its own plunge pool.

"No. 23 in Top 100 Beaches in the World - CNN"

Crane Beach, Barbados

Pinkish sands, no rocks or other feet-slicing things in the shallows -- this stretch of sunny Barbadian serenity can be accessed by a staircase or beachfront elevator from The Crane resort, making it as novel as it is beautiful.

Highlight: Gentle waves, perfect for boogie boarding.


 "Top 10 Beaches Worldwide – 2013 – Destinology"

 Crane Beach, Barbados

Luxury UK based tour operator Destinology have recently included Crane Beach in their blog of the World’s Top 10 Beaches. They state that “the perfect azure blue sea provides an ideal backdrop for couples in search of somewhere peaceful”. You can read the full article via the 



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the ultimate resort experience

The Crane sets the ultimate standard in luxury oceanfront accommodation, featuring ultra-spacious suites designed to rival the majestic views – often referred to as “the most beautiful on earth”.