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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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A Perfect Romantic Getaway: Visit the Luxurious Crane Resort in Barbados

Whether you’re a newlywed who wants to have the perfect honeymoon, or a long-time couple who believe a romantic getaway is in order, The Crane Resort in Barbados will suit your needs. The Crane was the first resort hotel in Barbados, and combines the deep history and culture of the Caribbean island with cutting-edge accommodation and luxuries to impress even the most seasoned vacation veterans.


Spacious Accommodations Provide Charm, Beauty, and Comfort

The Crane has multiple options available to serve a variety of guests. No matter if you’re ordering a junior suite or a three-bedroom penthouse, The Crane’s rooms are spacious and well decorated with authentic Barbados art and furnishings. Many rooms are equipped with private pools, and have a breath-taking private ocean view.

Various amenities are provided for you to be able to take care of your day-to-day needs. Every room category will have an ironing board, hair dryer, razor point, a safety deposit box, phone with free international calls to most locations, and free WiFi with dataport access.

In case you feel like dining in rather than enjoying The Crane’s award-winning restaurants, The Crane offers rooms fully equipped with kitchens.

To find out more about our specific accommodations, please visit our accommodations page.


Fine Dining Worthy of a Barbados Couples Resort

Multiple dining options are available for couples staying at the luxurious Crane Resort. An eclectic selection of award-winning restaurants are ready and willing to serve various tastes.

Sushi lovers can enjoy the many Japanese/Thai cuisine options at the Zen, rated #1 by Zagat for Barbados food. If you have a taste for fine seafood combined with an incredible view, look no further than L’Azure. D’Onofrio'sTattoria is another option for more casual restaurant-goers, with a taste for Italian.

Other options include casual poolside bar-and-grills, the Carriage House, or the Grove, perfect for grabbing a bite to eat while still in swimwear. For grabbing a drink and light tapas at night, the Bar 1887 will suit your needs. Be sure to try the famous Crane Rum Punch!

If you feel like dining in, room service and even private chefs are available. Find out more about your dining options at The Crane by clicking here.


Various Activities and Venues to Keep Your Trip Interesting

The beach and the hotel aren’t the only things to do at The Crane. There are various activities and services available to keep your romantic getaway full of variety.

The Village features several shops for vacationers to find a gift for their loved ones, or a souvenir to bring home. There is a convenience store for daily amenities, the Cave Shepherd for liquor, gifts, and souvenirs, the Colombian Emeralds for fine accessories and jewelry, and the Village Gallery for authentic Barbados art.

Other facilities include a fitness center, photo studio, and a town hall and square. To put it simply, if you’re looking for it, The Crane will have it. You can find out more about The Crane’s shops and activities by clicking here, and if you have any specific questions, you can reach us anytime using the information found on our contact page. We look forward to hearing from you!


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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”.