The Crane Resort
The Crane Resort is a luxury oceanfront resort in Barbados. The oldest continuously operating hotel in the Caribbean, The Crane Resort offers ultra-spacious residential suites, unrivaled views, and top-notch services and amenities.
Designed to honor the century-old tradition of The Crane Resort, the accommodations are as stunning as they are comfortable. With a variety of options, guests are sure to find the perfect fit for their vacation party. From one to three bedrooms, each room type has a standard, private pool, and or garden option.
One Bedroom Suite
One Bedroom Suite with Plunge Pool
One Bedroom Suite
Enjoy spectacular ocean views from this 1,176 sq. ft. One Bedroom Suite. This suite offers a grand master bedroom with an artisan-crafted mahogany king bed; over-sized plush sofas, a fully-equipped granite kitchen and an ultra-spacious master bathroom, complete with a Jacuzzi bath and double vanity.
One Bedroom Suite with Plunge Pool
Rejuvenate in a 1,607 sq. ft. One Bedroom Suite with Plunge Pool. This suite offers an expansive patio complete with a unique tower pool, a grand master bedroom with an artisan-crafted mahogany king bed, oversized plush sofas, fully-equipped granite kitchen and an ultra-spacious master bathroom, complete with a Jacuzzi bath and double vanity.
Crane Village Shopping
Pink, powder-soft sand graces your feet, a lush coconut grove sways in the tropical breeze and a golden Caribbean sun helps to make this the ultimate beach paradise for individuals, families and couples.
And then, there is the swimming – accessible by a staircase or a glass-front beach elevator (the only one of its kind in the Eastern Caribbean) and protected by a natural coral reef, Crane Beach boasts one of the best swimming venues on the island of Barbados.
- Complimentary umbrellas, sun loungers and replacement towels for all hotel guests
- Food and drink may be purchased and charged to rooms from The Grove Beach Bar & Grill
- 24hr Security and regular police patrols – note that for security purposes, the elevator and stairs are locked at sundown
- Lifeguard provided by the Barbados Government – note that the station is not manned daily and swimmers should exercise caution at all times
- Beach users are advised to avoid swimming when the red flag is flying
- Boogie boards are not provided by the hotel
Complete relaxation awaits you, poolside. Our range of exceptional outdoor pools offer spectacular vistas of the Atlantic Ocean.
Adult-only Historic Pool
Built in the 1970’s, the adult-only Historic Pool sets the tone for ultimate relaxation, tranquility, and natural beauty. Framed by a row of classic Doric columns, and built right on the cliff’s edge, this pool offers the most spectacular view of Crane Beach, 50 feet below.
Cliff Pool Complex
The Crane’s 1.5-acre cascading pool complex consists of a children’s wading pool, a waterfall pool, and an alfresco Jacuzzi spa pool – all positioned against a beautiful backdrop of the Atlantic Ocean.
Enjoy your own private pool, many with an infinity edge and breathtaking ocean views.
Located within the Historic Hotel at The Crane, Serenity Spa provides a comfortable and welcoming environment complemented by well-trained spa professionals and a wide range of Caribbean influenced treatments.
Calypso Kids Club offers children aged 4-12 the opportunity to learn about Barbadian heritage and culture in a way that combines fun and learning. There will never be a dull moment. Our qualified and friendly staff coordinate a wide range of activities and events including arts and crafts, story time, sandcastle competitions, discovery tours and talent shows.
Calypso Kids Club is complimentary to guests ages 4-12.
Crane vacationers can benefit from the 3,000 sq. ft. Fitness Center located within The Crane Village. This facility provides guests with state-of-the-art equipment including treadmills, cyclone steppers and free weights, in addition to locker facilities, showers and towel service. To make the most of your workout, you can also book a private session with a personal trainer
If you prefer an outdoor workout, The Crane provides two flood-lit tennis courts that are perfectly suited to family or couples’ fun, day or night. You can grab your rackets and balls from Front Desk.
Yoga classes can be booked through Serenity Spa.
For those who fancy a round of golf, the Barbados Golf Club is located only 15 minutes away. Tee off at a preferential Crane rate!
Crane Village Shopping
Expect resort-style conveniences with a variety of options including The General Store offering groceries and travel necessities, Cave Shepherd for souvenirs, Colombian Emeralds for fine jewelry and Sophia’s for stylish resort-wear.
An oasis of beautiful contradictions, Barbados’ calm, turquoise waters and white sand beaches can give way to breathtaking limestone hills and staggering rock formations in the blink of an eye. A rural landscape dotted with quaint, sleepy villages is also the picturesque backdrop to a flurry of music festivals, carnivals and sporting events. Here, new blends effortlessly into old, with modern amenities and facilities at home in the island’s iconic heritage architecture.
- Catamaran Cruise
- Food Tours
- Rum Tours
- Dinner Shows
- Island Tours
Zen offers authentic Japanese and Thai delicacies in a magnificent setting on Barbados’ southeast coast. Zen’s sophisticated, Asian-inspired architecture and interior decor complement its dramatic setting, complete with an all-glass frontage offering spectacular views of Crane Beach.
Famous for its fresh seafood and panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean and Crane Beach, L’Azure Restaurant serves up a tempting range of classic international and Caribbean delicacies. L’Azure maintains its long-held reputation an offers an atmosphere of elegance and beauty to patrons sitting inside or on the balcony.
Nestled at the heart of the charming Crane Village, D’Onofrio’s serves up the finest authentic Southern Italian fare. Classic dishes are inspired by the simple flavors and Old-World traditions of Italy, but done to modern standards of taste and excellence.
The Carriage House
The Carriage House was once the official stable of the historic “Crane Beach Hotel” over 100 years ago. It has recently been transformed into a modern poolside bar and grill, serving up a variety of light grilled items and tropical cocktails in or out of the shade. This location offers breathtaking panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean.
The Grove Beach Bar & Grill
Nestled within the coconut grove of the spectacular Crane Beach, this popular spot among guests offers an authentic casual Barbadian dining experience. A stone’s throw away from one’s lounge chair awaits signature burgers, koftas, barbecued chicken and other beachside favorites.
From the Old-World tastes of Southern Italy to the delicacies of Japan, explore a world of epicurean delights from the comfort of your own suite! Choose from the menu, or organize for a private chef in your kitchen (special charges apply).
The Village Café
A celebration of all things sweet, The Village Cafe is a treat for the young and the young-at-heart alike offering ice cream, specialty coffees, homemade pastries, milkshakes and smoothies. Indulge in sinful treats (all made at The Crane), while absorbing the atmosphere of The Crane Village.
Located in The Crane Village, Bar 1887 is the signature cocktail bar of the resort. With its wraparound verandahs, ceiling fans, comfortable furniture, it is the first stop for most arriving guests. The mixologists serve classic and signature cocktails, including the infamous Crane Rum Punch. Enjoy light tapas-style snacks in the evenings, along with live entertainment on select nights.