Luxury Arrivals
The Crane Residential Resort (4 Stars)Barbados
The breezes are perpetual and life is...simpler.

Experience tranquility...where the Caribbean meets the Atlantic.

Set on the world-famous Crane Beach, overlooking a perfect azure blue sea, is the Caribbean's first resort hotel. Built in 1887 and fully restored and expanded in the 20th century, this truly unique property combines elegance, old-world charm and incredible natural beauty with a romantic sense of seclusion, creating a feeling among guests of having retreated to a spot on earth where life is truly…simpler.

Recognized for its stunning beauty, The Crane was named "one of the Ten Best Beaches in the World" by Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous.

The Crane offers two different types of accommodations:

  • 1887 Resort Apartments and Private Residences.
  • 1887 Resort Apartments

The Crane's original historic hotel boasts charming, spacious oceanfront apartments with hardwood floors, 12' ceilings and exquisite antique furniture. Many rooms in this unique building also feature fully equipped kitchens and wrap-around balconies with spectacular ocean views.

 The Crane has preserved the historical flair of the lavish 18th century mansion that is the original centerpiece of the present resort.

The historic hotel is comprised of eighteen rooms and four room types.

Each suite in the historic hotel features high ceilings, hardwood floors and authentic antique furnishings. All of the suites also have a spectacular ocean view and many have mahogany four-poster beds