The Crane

‘Crane Beach, Family Friendly’

Nestled on Barbados’ famous Crane Beach, The Crane is a Caribbean jewel which was first opened in 1887. This unique property combines old-world charm, with an incredible sense of natural beauty, which is reflected in the accommodation options that suit many needs, from cliff-top private pools and rooftop terraces to the simple pleasures of a cosy bed and spectacular views. The Crane is perfect for couples and families, with a great variety of dining options that includes Thai, Japanese, Italian and Caribbean along with a kids’ club. Get away from the rush and relax and invigorate in the spa, take up tennis or go boogie boarding and crash amongst the crystalline waters of the beautiful sea.

In Our Opinion

‘This resort has a beach by day, fine dine by night attitude and it works so well. Yet there is also much to do for families, including a bustling nightlife and a host of family-friendly entertainment.'

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Junior Garden View Suite

The Junior Garden View Suite features a balcony or terrace offering ocean views, while a beautiful hand-crafted king-size four-poster bed serves as the focus of the suite.


  • 68sqm
  • King-size four-poster bed
  • Maximum occupancy 2 persons
  • Bathroom with Jacuzzi tub & separate shower spa
  • Seating area
  • Kitchenette and breakfast nook
  • Private balcony/terrace
  • Garden views

1 Bedroom Ocean View Suite

The One Bedroom Ocean View Suite includes a separate living and dining room alongside a sleek private bathroom with a Jacuzzi bathtub and a separate spa shower.


  • 110sqm
  • Master bedroom with king-size four-poster bed
  • Maximum occupancy 4 persons
  • Bathroom with jacuzzi tub & separate spa shower
  • Second guest bathroom with WC & shower
  • Separate living room with sofa bed & dining table
  • Full granite kitchen
  • Washer/dryer
  • Balcony
  • Ocean views
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with separate shower
  • Jacuzzi bath
  • Sofa bed
  • Cable TV
  • DVD player
  • In-room safe

1 Bedroom Ocean View Suite with 28ft Pool

This expansive suite features a ground-level furnished terrace with sun loungers which overlooks the picturesque 28ft infinity-edge pool.


  • 187sqm
  • Grand master bedroom with king-size four-poster bed
  • Maximum occupancy 4 persons
  • Master bathroom with Jacuzzi tub & separate spa shower
  • Second bathroom with shower & WC
  • Separate living room with sofa bed & dining table
  • Full granite kitchen
  • Washer/dryer
  • Large furnished balcony
  • 28ft private infinity pool
  • Ocean views

2 Bedroom Deluxe Garden Pool

The Two Bedroom Deluxe Garden Pool located on the ground floor in the park area and is complete with a fully equipped kitchen and a large balcony with beautiful vistas over the gardens.


  • 130sqm
  • Master bedroom with king-size four-poster bedroom
  • Second bedroom with twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 6 persons
  • Master bathroom with wardrobe, dressing area, separate WC & spa shower
  • Second bathroom with shower & WC
  • Separate living room with sofa bed & dining table
  • Full kitchen
  • Furnished balcony & outdoor decking
  • Private garden pool
  • Tropical private garden
  • Garden views

2 Bedroom Ocean View Suite with Plunge Pool

The Two Bedroom Ocean View Suite with Plunge Pool offers two plush master bedrooms and three bathrooms. Take a dip in your own private open-air plunge pool or relax on one of two balconies with ocean views.


  • 173sqm
  • Two king-size four-poster bedrooms
  • Maximum occupancy 6 persons
  • Two bathrooms with Jacuzzi tubs & spa showers
  • One bathroom with WC & shower
  • Separate living room with sofa bed & dining table
  • Bay window seating area
  • Full granite kitchen
  • Washer/dryer
  • One private balcony with chairs, table and garden view
  • Second private balcony with private plunge pool and ocean view
  • Ocean views
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with separate shower
  • Jacuzzi bath
  • Sofa bed
  • Cable TV
  • DVD player
  • In-room safe



  • Crane beach
  • Five outdoor pools
  • Jacuzzi spa pool
  • Serenity spa
  • Fitness centre
  • Two floodlit tennis courts
  • Weekly zumba and yoga sessions
  • Catamaran sailing cruises
  • Water sports
  • Kids’ Club
  • Beach services
  • Tours and excursions



Crane Village

Overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and inspired by Barbadian design, the Crane Village welcomes guests to enjoy shopping, dining and leisure without leaving the resort.

• Duty-free emporium

• Open-air markets

• Local arts, crafts, jewellery

• Convenience store

• Village gallery

• Village café

• Bar 1887

• D’Onofrios Ristorante

• Calypso Kids Club

• Fitness centre

• Photo studio




• Babysitting and childcare

• Transport and shuttle service

• Restaurant and spa reservations

Dining Options
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Bed & Breakfast


Zen is a cultured restaurant that serves delicious Japanese and Thai delicacies. The Asian inspired architecture within unlocks a unique ambiance that resonates with the interior décor. The centrepiece of this restaurant is the 12 person sushi bar that overlooks the sea. Open for dinner from 18:00 – 22:00.


Rated number one for the best décor in Barbados in 2009, L’Azure is famous for its fresh seafood and panoramic sea views. The restaurant is notorious for its unique sense of elegant dining. Open for breakfast 07:30 – 11:00, lunch 12:00 – 15:00, afternoon tea 15:00 – 18:00 and dinner 18:30 – 22:00.

D'Onofrio's Trattoria

Offering a palette of authentic Italian cuisine, D’Onofrio’s Trattoria combines simple flavours with an elegant backdrop. Choose from a selection of pizza or pasta. Dinner is served 18:00 – 21:00.

The Carriage House

The Carriage House was original the stable of the 100 year old Crane Beach Hotel. Now, however, it has been turned in to a poolside bar and grill. Open daily for drinks 10:00 – 18:00 and lunch 12:00 – 17:00.

The Grove Bar And Grill

A popular place among guests, The Grove Bar And Grill is an authentic casual Barbadian dining experience. Take a seat on the nearby lounge chairs and enjoy signature burgers, koftas and barbecues chicken.

Bar 1887

A smooth, stylish cocktail bar, Bar 1887 is located at the start of Crane Village and features cosy furniture, signature cocktails and delicious beer and rum. Open for drinks 12:00 – midnight.

The Village Cafe

Serving a sweet collection of ice creams, homemade pastries, milkshakes and smoothies.

Located on the South East Coast of Barbados, The Crane overlooks a half-mile of pink sands known as Crane Beach, nominated as one of the top ten beaches of the world.

• Grantley Adams International Airport: 9km

• Bridgetown: 22km


Nearby Attractions

• Crane Beach: 5-minute walk

• Barbados Golf Club: 15-minute drive

• Oistins Fish Fry: 20-minute drive

• Harrisons Cave: 45-minute drive

The Crane welcomes families and offers the following facilities and services to ensure they have an enjoyable stay:

Calpyso Kids Club
Ages allowed: 4 to 12 years
Cost: Complimentary

Activities include:
• Bajan culture lessons
• Arts & crafts
• Storytelling
• Sand castle building
• Discovery tours
• Talent shows

Price quoted is a guide only please click Check Live Price & Availability for up to date pricing. 2 adults sharing a room.
Other departure airports, durations and guest configurations are available when you check availability on any given date.

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