Without an actual, physical tour of Ottley's Plantation Inn—without the visceral experience of tasting our restaurant's delicious dishes, feeling the sweet tropical breezes caressing your skin, enjoying a soothing spa treatment and resting comfortably in our gorgeously appointed guest rooms and suites—you"ll be hard pressed to know for sure just how amazing a destination we are. To that end, we"re letting the press do the talking for us.
What The Media Says about Ottley's Plantation Inn
- "Hottest Hotels in the World"—MSN Travel
- "Caribbean"s sexiest hotel..."—Sexiest Hotels, 2005
- "Most Outstanding Inn, North America/Caribbean"—Conde Nast Johansens Nominee
- "Best Resort for a Wedding"— Caribbean Travel and Life
- "Best Hotel in the Caribbean"—Rum & Reggae: Insider's Guide to the Caribbean
- "Fodor"s Choice" Recognition
- "Truly, if you allow yourself one holiday in your life, it has to be here."—Cameron Simpson, Glasgow Herald
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Still More Praise from the Press
"Ottley's is THE model Caribbean inn, effortlessly evoking gracious plantation living through an incomparable combination of historic ambiance and ultra-contemporary comfort, sophistication and West Indian warmth."—Jordan Simon, Leading Travel/Food Journalist for Fodor's
"Ottley's was a favourite with Princess Margaret and it's obvious why she was so taken with it: it exudes charm. Overlooking the pool is the bar and next to that the open dining room, which at night is transformed into one of the most romantic restaurants in the Caribbean …"—Ultratravel / The Daily Telegraph
"While beaches are popular wedding sites, many inland resorts and plantation style inns, with their gardens and orchards, make lovely venues too. Our favourite is Ottley's Plantation Inn. One glimpse of its emerald-green lawns, towering palm trees and tropical flowers may be enough to tempt you away from thoughts of a ceremony on the sand …" —Bridal Guide
"...for the old-fashioned romantics, the huge 'deluxe' rooms in the Great House are the very epitome of plantation living. With the multiple mahogany doors and all the many mahogany window shutters open, guests are enveloped in jasmine-perfumed breezes flowing in from the neighbouring rain forest …"—Travel Trade Publication
"A tour of the hammocks or, if you're feeling really energetic, a game of croquet is how most holidaymakers fill their days at Ottley's Plantation Inn on the Caribbean island of St Kitts…a relaxing and welcoming hideaway."—Hello
"Several of the colonial sugar planters' houses are now established hotels. Ottley's, where I stayed, is probably the grandest of them...(featuring a) verandah decked out in English colonial style and set at the foot of Mount Liamuiga in 35 acres grounds, which shade into rain forest."—The Daily Telegraph: Travel
"It only has 24 rooms, so the atmosphere is that of a private home with owners who are the very best hosts you ever met."—Jewish Chronicle
"Ottley's is a delightful 25-room yellow and white colonial hotel with garden cottages. On arrival, the owner Art, gave us a brief history of the sugar estate before we sat down to a delicious dinner of swordfish, couscous and roasted butternut squash."—OK Magazine
"The new Mango Orchard Spa is located in a dedicated tranquil cottage in the gardens of Ottley's Plantation Inn. Guests can gaze out across the natural splendour of the rain forest, whilst indulging in a massage or body wrap on the Spa's private balcony." —Travel Magazine
"Where to stay: of several upscale sugar-plantation-turned-inns, the most naturally elegant is Ottley's Plantation, with 24 rooms and six villas with private plunge pools overlooking the ocean.... . Ask manager Marty Lowell to take you on a twilight hike to watch extended families of green vervet monkeys scamper home through the canopy after pillaging his mango orchard. Where to eat: Ottley"s restaurant, the Royal Palm, is the most elegant on the island."—Men's Journal
"Our hotel, Ottley"s Plantation Inn, is the best and most exclusive on the island, a two-story house on the slopes of a mountain, with views across cane fields towards the sea….Ottley's is such an oasis of old-fashioned civility, run by a charming family from New Jersey, that one would not wish it any different…"—The Telegraph St Kitts: Sleepy Pleasures in the Caribbean
ST. KITTS PRESS
MARCH, 2013: Caribbean Journal chooses St. Kitts among Top 10 Snorkeling Destinations in the Caribbean. Click here for article.
In 2012, St. Kitts was named by MSNBC as one of "5 Caribbean Islands to Discover Now".
St. Kitts was named one of the “Top 12 Spots that should be on your list for 2012” by Caribbean Travel + Life magazine.
The island’s Brimstone Hill Fortress was named one of "10 Great Places to Explore the Word's Best-Kept Secrets" “by USA Today.
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