Sandals Resorts has announced it will have a double debut in Barbados after taking over a Couples and Almond resorts in the country.
The Couples property in St Lawrence will now become a Sandals Resort, while the former Almond Beach Resort in St Peter will becomes a Beaches Resort.
The Sandals property is due to reopen on 6 November and will honour all existing bookings, the opening of the Beaches resort is yet to be announced.
“We are delighted to announce the opening of, not one, but two of our first ever resorts in this wonderful country of Barbados. Barbados and its people are so rich in culture, charm and personality and has been one of the leaders in Caribbean tourism for decades. We have been in discussions to bring our award-winning brands to this country for some time and are thrilled that negotiations have now been successfully concluded,” said Sandals’ chairman Gordon ‘Butch’ Stewart.
Sandals has been expanding across the Caribbean with a new opening in Grenada and Turks & Caicos.