The oldest existing Caribbean resort is also home to one of the top beaches…in the world.

Since most of the United States is in a deep freeze, this location, sounds like a winner.

Destinations Of Distinctions

I don’t know about you but there’s something magical about a place that boasts stories of a 18th century mansion perched on a cliff, where stairs were carved from the rock allowing sea bathers the chance to cool off in the calm Caribbean waters below.

What about a place where “Wild Bill” Hickock stayed and left his gold chain as payment for his room charges. A small commercial port was also developed in the area, and a ‘crane’ was added where the hotel currently sits to allow for raising and lowering of cargo.

Seems very “Pirates of the Caribbean” doesn’t it?

A true nostalgic monument, The Crane Barbados is steeped in history and intrigue that is sure to delight each of its many passing guests. The 260 suites have all been modeled after the original mansion, Marine Villa.

Rich mahogany furnishings, coral stone floor-to-ceiling walls and teak-wood jalousie shutters all…

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