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The Crane Resort

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Ringwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed today NEW

We were back at The Crane at Easter and it just gets better and better. Used to visit in February, now enjoy the Easter period - the weather appears to be more settled (hotter) the beautiful grounds are enhanced by more of the flora in flower and the resort itself appears to be just that bit quieter, which we enjoy....

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We enjoyed ourselves. The staff and the resort were beautiful. Our Wedding was a fairytale. Thank you Ms. Symmone for everything!!! Thank you Ms. Sandra for excellent housekeeping. I can't name everyone, but thank you!!! A special moment my Husband and I will always remember.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Here we are at the Crane on our balcony with a wonderful view of the Ocean - listening to the non stop mechanical digging and excavation of solid rock in preparation for another new block. The diggers are no more than 30 yards from our room and we can see them and they work from 11 in the morning and...

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Bayville, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our overall experience at the Crane was excellent! Absolutely beautiful property with beautiful views. The resort sits on a cliff on the eastern side of the island. There are 4 major restaurants on the property. Bring casual dress attire as the restaurants are a little on the formal side. Driving on the island is tricky, but definitely recommend visiting the...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

everything was amazing, the suite we got was a dream, the peoples were so friendly, the food, the weather as we came in they welcomed us with rum punch the best i ever had, suite were very clean with a splash pool, full kitchen, the morning breakfast was so good and on the weekend is a huge buffet style, the...

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Huntington Beach, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Absolutely gorgeous Resort, beautiful well appointed rooms, lovely gardens & landscape, old world elegance with respect to guest service; restaurant & room service food is top notch. Never disappointed. They arranged for our airport transportation & all was seamless. Definitely recommend.

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CraneBarbados, General Manager at The Crane Resort, responded to this review

Dear MissVina, Thank you for sharing this wonderful review of your recent Crane experience. We are thrilled to note that you enjoyed our facilities and offerings and that you had a wonderful experience with us. It was our absolute pleasure to welcome you and we hope to welcome you again in the future. Warmest regards, Sean Alleyne General Manager

Guelph, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After a day trip several years ago to The Crane, we knew we had to return for a longer stay! The Crane's motto of coming here to disappear rather than to be seen is entirely apt. Those wanting to be in the thick of things are advised that this is not the destination for them. Having said that there is...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

As an owner at the Crane, I have been to this resort 15 to 20 times now ,and continue to be alarmed at the slow descent this resort seems to be enduring. The resort is gradually less clean each year, and the onsite bars/ restaurants have added little. The bar itself is quite junky, and reminds me of what you'd...

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CraneBarbados, General Manager at The Crane Resort, responded to this review

Dear Jim H, We were disappointed to learn that your recent stay fell short of expectations. Please accept our apologies for the service inconsistencies you experienced. Your comments have been shared with our entire team as we continuously strive to meet and surpass our guests' expectations. I was surprised however, by your observation of a "slow descent" as we've made...

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Wonderful historic resort on one of the nicest beaches in the Caribbean. The hotel staff are all very nice and helpful. The rooms are enormous and the bathrooms have been updated with modern amenities. The beach is amazing, especially if you like to bodysurf. I will definitely come back.

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love The Crane, they show you why they have that diamond level rating. Great Staff, great views, beautiful grounds and that beach!!! Could not have asked for my during my stay. And don't miss the Bajan brunch on Sunday!!

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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Since 1887, The Crane Resort has overlooked the pink sands and turquoise waters of Crane Beach - one of the top 10 beaches in the world as rated by the Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous and most recently named the "Best Beach in the Caribbean" by USA Today's 10Best Readers Choice 2015. Set on Barbados' beautiful South East coast, the oldest operating hotel in the Caribbean has effortlessly married the old-world charm of its past, to all the 21st century amenities and services expected by today's most discerning travellers. Guests are spoilt for choice with ultra-spacious one and two-bedroom suites, and three bedroom penthouses, many featuring lush gardens, private pools and rooftop terraces. There are also several fantastic dining options, including Zen, the No.1 Zagat rated restaurant in Barbados, which features Thai and Japanese cuisine, L'Azure which offers Caribbean delicacies with an international flair, The Carriage House which offers poolside favourites, D'Onofrio's, the Italian restaurant and The Grove Bar and Grill on Crane Beach which offers light grilled fare. The centre-piece of it all is The Crane Village - 55,000 sq. ft. of retail space complete with duty-free shopping, a Jazz bar, open-air dining, a fitness centre, day spa, an art gallery and the newly opened Calypso Kid's Club catering to younger guests. Guests also enjoy complimentary WiFi in all guest rooms and around the resort - even on Crane Beach - and complimentary long-distance calls to most international destinations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Crane Resort

Address: Crane Beach | Bridgetown, BB18079, Barbados
Region: Caribbean > Barbados > Saint Philip Parish
Price Range: €177 - €460 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Crane Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 252
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Also Known As:
The Crane Residential Hotel Saint Philip
Crane Hotel Saint Philip
Crane Saint Philip
Crane Barbados
The Crane Barbados
Crane Hotel Barbados
Crane Resort Barbados
The Crane Resort Barbados/Saint Philip Parish
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“Ocean view , level 3 and above best”
Hotelbravo50, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“Recommend rooms with ocean view. Garden view is of the parking lot.”
LynnH4028, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“they are all great some have an ocean view some have garden view but the suites are the best”
nathaliek664, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Ocean views vary depending on the building. Groundfloor garden suites have private pools. Budget and priorities will determine your choise.”
  • On one visit we stayed in a garden suite.
doyle2d, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“Building #5 with ocean view was great.”
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