Elegant Hotels Group has revealed it will launch a series of celebrations in November to mark the 70th anniversary of its Colony Club. The group, which has a collection of hotels in Barbados, will celebrate the Colony Club's rich history with a Platinum Jubilee theme, and there will be plenty of food and rum events for guests to take part in throughout the month.
Global superstar Rihanna has been appointed as the new Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary for Barbados. The pop singer who originates from Barbados has demonstrated her love and contribution for her island over the years, as well as helping to raise its profile across the world. Rihanna will work with the Barbados government to transform the island nation.
A new adults-only hotel is expected to open very soon on Barbados' southern coast, in a quiet residential area overlooking the waters of Enterprise Bay. The new Abidah Hotel by Accra Barbados will be an intimate boutique property with just 44 modern rooms and suites, a pool, a restaurant, a gym and a panoramic spa on the top floor. It will offer guests free Wi-Fi access, complimentary welcome drinks and according to its official website, is due to open before the end of 2018.
Barbados gets ready to celebrate the ninth edition of the popular Food and Rum Festival, with a few changes in store. This year the festivities will be held from 18th to 21st October, in an attempt to attract more travellers during the lighter tourism period, and the focus of the festival will be mainly on the excellence of local produce, chefs and cuisine.
Elegant Hotels is keen to forward an invitation to every potential guest this coming autumn by giving them another reason to head here in October (as if the Caribbean beauty and the Barbadian flair weren't enough!) by celebrating the Barbados Food and Rum Festival with a big bang. When guests stay at any of Elegant Hotels' luxury properties between 18th and 21st October they'll also be immersed in amazing culinary experiences.
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