Ottley's Plantation Inn - St. Kitts, Caribbean -
Ottley's Plantation Inn is a Caribbean hideaway set in a restored 17th century sugar plantation, located in the foothills of Mount Liamuiga in St. Kitts. This family-run, four-star hotel is a favorite for couple seeking a quiet and romantic getaway, as well as with eco-tourists. Just a short drive from the capital Basseterre and the airport, the Inn's hillside location offers views of the Atlantic Ocean, which makes it a popular destination for weddings. The Ottlely's Plantation Inn's tiled Great Room is decorated in West Indian antique style. Guest accommodations in the Great House, cottages, and the Grand Villa are decorated with English colonial style furniture upholstered in floral chintz fabrics. Area rugs and framed local art on the walls make each room different. All rooms have a veranda or patio; Great House deluxe rooms have ocean and garden views, while Royal Suite cottages have private plunge pools. The Great Villa has a large patio and full kitchen. The Royal Palm is the Ottley's signature dining venue, offering island cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Set against the stone walls of the sugar factory, the restaurant is known for creative meals, and Sunday champagne brunches. Candlelit dinners and lunch by the pool is available, and afternoon tea is available throught the Inn. Ottley's has a one-of-a-kind swimming pool, fed by a natural spring. The Mango Orchard Spa offers a full range of therapies, treatments, and body wraps, including massages in the open-air cottage in the rainforest. The spa overlooks the Inn's jade green forest ravine, which guests can explore on foot or on mountain bikes. Many activities like horse riding, SCUBA diving, windsurfing, and kayaking are available nearby. Shuttles take guests to the nearby Frigate Bay golf course and to the beaches or Basseterre. The croquet lawn and the tennis court lit at night are other activities available.