Bermuda’s Fairmont Southampton Has Been Sold

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The biggest hotel in Bermuda has been sold.  The iconic Fairmont Southampton has been sold to a partnership led by Miami-based investment firm Gencom, the company announced.  The seller was Europe’s AccorInvest.  The hotel will be remaining under the brand […]


More Details on Fairmont Saint Lucia Project

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By the Caribbean Journal staff The Fairmont brand is expanding in the Caribbean, with its second regional property coming to the island of Saint Lucia. The project, which will be set in Sunset Bay, Choiseul on the southwestern corner of […]


Barbados Eco-Luxe Villa Heads to Auction

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By the Caribbean Journal staff A spectacular villa on Barbados’ Platinum Coast is heading to auction, Caribbean Journal has learned. The villa at 9 Westland Heights in St James will be sold without reserve to the highest bidder next month […]


5 Places to Stay in Bermuda Right Now

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World-class golf, pink-sand beaches and a unique kind of island charm. This is the best time of year to visit the island of Bermuda, and now several places to stay on the island are offering a complimentary extra night — or […]

Casa de Campo’s New Hire

By the Caribbean Journal staff The Dominican Republic’s Casa de Campo Resort and Villas has named a new director of hotel operations. The La Romana-area complex has appointed Larry Tuck to the role, in which he will be responsible for […]

How to Save Big on a Bermuda Getaway Right Now

Looking for an easy island getaway? Bermuda is offering some of its biggest savings of the year right now, with a host of places to stay. Bermuda’s calling it a “Splash Sale,” with a 30 percent discount on your stay […]


Barbados’ Fairmont Royal Pavilion to Undergo Renovation


By the Caribbean Journal staff Barbados’ Fairmont Royal Pavilion resort is set to undergo a major renovation, the property announced this week. The project is designed to “significantly enhance the facilities of the hotel and provide a comfortable and luxurious […]

Fairmont to Open in St. Lucia

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Luxury hotel company Fairmont is expanding in the Caribbean. The new Fairmont Saint Lucia at Sunset Bay project broke ground last week, with a projected opening date of late 2019, the government announced. The resort is slated to include 120 […]

Bermuda’s Hottest New Restaurant Gets An Opening Date

By Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon CJ Travel Editor Marcus’, the new restaurant by famed chef Marcus Samuelsson, opens at Bermuda’s Hamilton Princess & Beach Club (formerly the Fairmont Hamilton Princess) on May 27. The menu will feature the chef’s signature style of […]


A Game-Changing Restaurant in Bermuda?

Above: Chef Marcus Samuelsson By the Caribbean Journal staff Bermuda’s Hamilton Princess and Beach Club resort is set to debut a major new restaurant on the island. On March 27, the property will unveil Marcus’, the new signature restaurant by […]

Caribbean Home: New Residences Coming to Mayakoba

Above: the new Fairmont Heritage Place, Mayakoba By the Caribbean Journal staff The real estate at Mexico’s Mayakoba is expanding. Fairmont Hotels and Resorts and OHL Desarrollos have announced the upcoming opening of the new Fairmont Heritage Place in Mayakoba. […]

FRHI Names New Regional Vice President for Bermuda, Caribbean

Above: the Fairmont Southampton in Bermuda By the Caribbean Journal staff FRHI Hotels and Resorts, which operates Raffles, Fairmont and Swissotel hotels and resorts, has named a new regional vice president for Bermuda and the Caribbean. The company announced that […]


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