Bermuda Travel Vacation Hotels Tourist Attractions
Bermuda – A Charming and Elegant Paradise
With British tradition and sophisticated lifestyle, colorful reefs..
With its picturesque setting and only a few hours by air from Northeast America’s major cities, Bermuda is a Caribbean favorite destination and a perfect travel vacation paradise for North Americans for a weekend getaway.
Bermuda is situated in the North Atlantic Ocean, approximately 650 miles east off the coast of North Carolina State of the United States. It has land area about 58.8 square kilometers, about 0.3 times the size of Washington, DC.
World highest per capita incomes
(equal to US per capita incomes)
Bermuda was first settled in 1609 by shipwrecked English colonists headed for Virginia. Tourism to the Bermuda Island to escape North American winters first developed in Victorian times. As a British Crown colony today, Bermuda enjoys one of the highest per capita incomes in the world (equal to that of the US), having successfully provided financial services for international firms and luxury resort hotels and tourist facilities for 360,000 visitors annually. The tourist industry, which accounts for an estimated 28% of GDP, attracts 84% of its business from North America.
Bermuda has 64,935 (July 2004 estimate) population. English is the official language in Bermuda.
Bermudian dollar (BMD) per US dollar exchange rate is 1.0000. Bermuda has a modern, fully automatic telephone system and about 34,500 Internet users (2003 estimate).
Bermuda Hotels & Resorts with natural & tourist attractions
Bermuda offers visitors pink sand beaches along the South Shore, historic St. George, museums and craft shops, seven golf courses with turquoise ocean view, 100 tennis courts, 400 shipwrecks, and colorful reefs for scuba diving.
Bermuda Hotels & Resorts – Booking:
Located in Southampton, the Fairmont Southampton Hotel is a beachfront resort near Church Bay, Gibb’s Hill Lighthouse, and Horseshoe Bay. This Southampton hotel has a private beach.
Dining options at The Fairmont Southampton Hotel include 6 restaurants and a bar/lounge. Recreational amenities include an outdoor pool, an indoor pool, a children’s pool, a health club, and a sauna.
Surrounded by coconut palm trees, the Willow Stream Spa at the Fairmont offers an indoor hot tub, hot bathtubs, 12 treatment rooms, sauna, steam room, and terrace.
This 5-star Bermuda hotel has a business center and offers secretarial services and audio-visual equipment. This Southampton hotel also has event space consisting of banquet facilities and conference/meeting rooms. Additional hotel amenities include a poolside bar, a concierge desk, an arcade/game room, 18-hole golf course, tennis courts, and water sports.
The Fairmont Hamilton Princess Hotel is located on Pitts Bay Road overlooking the picturesque Hamilton Harbour.
As a charming and historic Pink Palace, the Fairmont Hamilton Princess Hotel is situated a convenient five-minute walk from the heart of Bermudas shopping, social and business world. Set in the heart of Hamilton, this Bermuda resort hotel is close to Albuoy’s Point Park and Par-la-Ville Park. Another nearby attraction is Bermuda Historical Society Museum.
The Fairmont Hamilton Princess Hotel includes a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Recreational amenities include an outdoor pool and a fitness facility. Spa amenities include spa services and a hair salon. This 4.0-star Bermuda hotel has a business center and offers audio-visual equipment. Wireless Internet access is available in public areas.
On the harbor, Newstead Belmont Hills Golf Resort & Spa in Paget features free shuttle service to the 18-hole golf course. It offers a full-service spa and has on-site dining. Each room features a private balcony with Hamilton Harbor views.
The elegantly styled studios and suites at Newstead Belmont Hills Golf Resort & Spa include free Wi-Fi and a 26-inch flat-screen TV. Kitchenette facilities are available in the studios and suites.
Guests receive a free round of golf at the semi-private course. A 24-hour fitness center, outdoor pool and a hot tub are available at the Newstead Belmont Hills Resort.
The city of Hamilton is a 5-minute boat ride from the resort. The Botanical Gardens is a 7-minute drive away. Just a 5-minute shuttle ride away are the South Shore Beaches.
Blu at Belmont Hills restaurant offers views of the golf course and Hamilton Harbor. Open for dinner, the restaurant serves continental cuisine. Beau Rivage also overlooks the harbor and features French dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner.