Hermitage Bay is a striking new addition to Antiguas portfolio of luxury hotels. Set in a private and tranquil hideaway location this stunning boutique-style property lies on the islands west coast with a spectacular beach and a panoramic view from the hillside.
The resort has just 25 individual cottage suites, all with views of the Caribbean Sea. Hermitage Bay owes its style as much to contemporary minimalism as it does to Antiguas colonial past, with dark tropical hardwoods and neutral colour schemes.
There are 17 Hillside Cottage Suites which are nestled in a tropical paradise, each with a private plunge pool. There are 5 Beachfront Cottage Suites set on the beach, and 3 Beach Cottage Suites just behind them near the main swimming pool. All cottage suites have a wrap around open air deck with a lounge area, day beds and dining area. The spacious suites have a living area, bedroom with a king size bed, contemporary bathroom with an oversized bath tub, twin wash basins, vanity dressing table with hairdryer, leading to separate outdoor garden shower. Each suite has a ceiling fan, air conditioning, flat screen LCD TV, DVD player, iPod docker, wireless internet access, fully stocked mini-bar, electronic safe and tea/coffee making facilities
The restaurant and bar are located near the beach with spectacular views and intimate dining areas. Cuisine has a special focus at Hermitage Bay. All dining is a la carte with dishes created by the resorts award-winning chef. Fresh locally grown produce is a feature of the menu which includes Caribbean and international accents. All inclusive terms include breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner, together with a choice of excellent house wines and most beverages including premium branded drinks. A full wine list and deluxe brands are available at an additional charge. Service of meals and beverages is available to each suite at an additional charge. Also included is the use of water sports equipments such as sunfish, windsurfers, hobie cats, kayaks, snorkelling with tuition. Roundtrip airport transfers in a private car and a complimentary 30 minute stress relief massage are offered to guests staying more than three nights.
The Boutique offers a selection of designer clothing and accessories. The full service Spa provides massage therapy treatments as well as facial and body treatments. Holistic therapies such as Reiki and Reflexology are also available.
The emphasis throughout the resort is on understated luxury, with unobtrusive professional service and genuine Caribbean smiles.