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Get an overview of this hotelHistoric Barbados cliff-top resort above coral-sand beach


Vast ocean views

Featuring panoramic views from atop a 21-m (70-ft) cliff, this Barbados resort overlooks a coral-sand beach, 16 km (10 mi) from St Lawrence Gap and 21 km (13.5 mi) from downtown Bridgetown.

Open-air dining

The cliff-top lap pool features a marble sundeck, Roman columns, and ocean vistas. Views are equally impressive from L'Azure, the open-air restaurant at The Crane Residential Resort. Gospel singers perform at Sunday breakfast (surcharge).

Jetted tubs for two

Guest suites at The Crane Residential Resort fully equipped kitchens or kitchenettes, bathtubs with separate showers, and large patios with garden or ocean views.

Renovations & Closures

The hotel will be renovating from 24 August 2015 to 01 September 2015 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Fitness facilities
During renovations, the condo will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in the lobby and main pool areas of this Barbados resort. The full-service Serenity Spa offers a variety of massages, facials, and body treatments. 5 outdoor pools include a cliff-side Lagoon Pool, the Historic Hotel pool framed by columns, and a multi-pool complex.

On Thursdays, a complimentary shuttle transports guests to downtown Bridgetown. A complimentary cocktail party is held Monday nights. The Calypso Kids Club is a great amenity for families, offering young guests a fun opportunity to learn about the Bajan heritage and culture.

Note: Seaweed is cleared from the beach early each morning by our staff. A complimentary beach shuttle service will be provided to an alternate beach when there are significant deposits of seaweed on the beach.

Ground transportation:

Shuttle vans and private cars of varying prices are available. They can be reserved during the process of booking a reservation for this hotel, via this Web site, and added to the total trip cost.

  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge) 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Concierge services 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 5 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Total number of rooms - 252 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Garden 
  • Beach bar 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of restaurants - 5 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Free shopping center shuttle 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Outdoor tennis courts 2 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Free reception 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 8 
  • Spa services on site 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Patio 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Free long-distance calls 
  • Free international calls 
  • Kitchenette 
  • Microwave 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Television 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

L'Azure - Open-air dining room and deck providing panoramic ocean view. Windows set in coral-stone arches. Classic and Caribbean cuisine. Á la carte service, including breakfast. Lunch/dinner menu featuring fish, lobster, steak, pasta, rack of lamb. Sandwiches, burgers at lunch, also. Sunday buffet breakfast featuring gospel singers followed by Bajan (Barbadian) lunch buffet with steel band.

Zen - Cliff-edge, air-conditioned Thai/Japanese restaurant. Lily pond, window wall with panoramic ocean view. Sushi, a tatami room, private dining rooms with sliding rice-paper doors. Black-lacquer furniture. Slate floor. Displays of antique samurai suite, Japanese wedding gown. Open for dinner. Closed Tuesdays. Reservations required. Dress code: long pants for men.

D'Onofrio's Trattoria - Features classic southern Italian dishes. Guests can dine inside or enjoy al fresco dining street side or on the patio.

Bar 1887 - Bar with a wrap-around verandah. Live entertainment, fine wines, cocktails, and rums from around the world.

The Carriage House - Serves light dishes and tropical cocktails throughout the day.

Full breakfast (surcharge) is available daily from 7:30 AM to 11 AM. Manager's reception in the evening.

Nearby Things to Do

Below the cliff, a 250-m (273-yd) coral-sand beach faces the Atlantic Ocean. Wading depth extends out approximately 68.5 m (75 yds). An offshore reef tames ocean swells in most weather. Umbrellas and lounge chairs dot the beach. Guests enjoy complimentary use of boogie boards.

Overlooking the ocean from the cliff, the 26 x 12.25-m (85 x 40-ft) pool is fronted by Roman-style columns and surrounded by a marble sundeck with umbrellas and thickly cushioned lounge chairs.

As part of its rest-and-relaxation theme, the resort offers few group activities except for complimentary garden tours and Friday-night stargazing sessions with an astronomer (surcharge).

The Calypso Kids Club is a great amenity for families, offering young guests a fun opportunity to learn about the Bajan heritage and culture. This complimentary kids club caters to hotel guests between ages 4 and 12. Additional activities and events include arts and crafts, story time, sand castle competitions, discover tours, and a talent show.

The 18-hole Barbados Golf Club is 12 km (7.5 mi) away.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the resort; fees may apply.

  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


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We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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