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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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5 Reasons to Choose The Crane for Your Honeymoon

5 Reasons to Choose The Crane for Your Honeymoon

Choosing the perfect hotel for your honeymoon can be taxing, as you want to choose the ideal location to set the perfect tone for the rest of your life together with your partner. The Crane Resort has compiled five reasons why our luxury Barbados resort is the perfect choice for honeymooners.

1. Crane Beach

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Rated as one of the "Top 25 Sexiest Beaches in the World" by CNN, Crane Beach is undoubtedly a beautiful start for couples. Here, couples can swim together, take strolls down the beach or even relax and soak up some sun while sipping on some of the island's best cocktails.

2. The Sunset

The only thing better than watching the sunset, is watching the sunset at The Crane. Situated beautifully on a cliff, The Crane is one of the best locations to take in such a phenomenal sight. Couples can choose their favourite vantage point to take in the picturesque oranges and purples of the sunset, over the sea in Barbados

3. Dinner for Two

Indulge in an intimate dinner for two at one of the resort's restaurants. Your choice of Caribbean and International Cuisine from L'Azure, Thai & Japanese from Zen or Italian from D'Onofrio's combined with a bottle of wine and the company of your partner in a sexy setting, will make your honeymoon unforgettable.

4. Couples Massage

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Relax and unwind from the wedding planning stress with the superb "Couples Journey"  at Serenity Spa at The Crane, inclusive of a Rose Petals Couples' massage, duo facials, manicures and pedicures, as well as lunch! Enjoy this quiet, personal time in the company of your new spouse.

5. Ocean View Rooms

Sit on your balcony at night with your spouse and experience the serenity of The Crane. Take in the breathtaking sights and sounds of the beach and surroundings of The Crane. Add a bottle of wine to add some spice and enjoy and appreciate the intimacy of the moment with your spouse.

The Crane creates beautiful love stories. To book your honeymoon, contact reservations@thecrane.com or for more information on romantic things to do at The Crane, contact concierge@thecrane.com.



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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”.