GROS ISLET, Saint Lucia, Jan. 8, 2018 /CNW/ — Saint Lucia’s much-anticipated new luxury hotel Harbor Club has officially opened its doors under the new ownership of well-respected Canadian entrepreneur and businessman Wes Hall. With beautiful Rodney Bay as its backdrop, Harbor Club is an ultra-modern hotel featuring 115 tropical cabin-style rooms and suites, and is poised to set new luxury standards and is designed to welcome the most discerning traveler.
“I am excited to open Harbor Club and, with a team of world-class hospitality professionals, move one step closer to making this hotel and Rodney Bay a top destination for the world’s most elite travelers,” Mr. Hall said. “Not only are we opening a stunning hotel that will stand out to the world, we are also adding 200 hospitality jobs in Saint Lucia.”
Harbor Club offers contemporary cabin-style rooms, reminiscent of luxury cruise cabins, and suites with a nautical-inspired design, including the bespoke swim-up room enclave with its own private pool. Harbor Club guests will also explore a luxury experience like no other with:
- Five world-class dining options under the creative eye of Chef Marco Festini Cromer
- Four swimming pools
- The Gym
- The Spa retreat
- An idyllic watersports playground
- The Dive Center
“Our expert team at the hotel is committed to a superior guest experience; no matter how big or small the request. We design custom experiences tailored to the unique needs, desires, and abilities of every traveler, to provide a level of bespoke service that is unmatched anywhere,” added Mr. Hall.
An affiliate of Aimbridge Hospitality LLC, is the management company for this highly coveted iconic property. Aimbridge Hospitality is the largest independent hotel management and investment firm in the United States, and is a recognized hospitality management leader throughout the Caribbean.
“Our multi-million capital investment in this destination hotel on the coveted island, along with Aimbridge Hospitality’s commitment to the guest experience, and our management team is the perfect combination,” added Mr. Hall.
Saint Lucia is a truly unspoiled island, and offers a plethora of island adventures that can be arranged through Harbor Club’s private concierge. Guests can venture to the Gros Piton Nature Trail Hike, take a waterfall cycling tour through the rainforest, visit an active volcano and seasonally, experience an up close and personal whale watching excursion.
Room rates begin at $275 per room, per night. Visit TheHarborClub.com for more information and to book a cabin or suite, or telephone direct to Harbor Club at 758.731.2900.
About Wes Hall
Wes Hall is an established innovator, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. As Executive Chairman & Founder of Kingsdale Advisors, he has been named one of Canada’s most powerful business people. He is the owner of QM Environmental, a leading environmental and industrial services provider, and Titan Supply, a top manufacturer and distributor of rigging and wear products serving industries in the oil, construction and transportation sector. In 2009, Wes was recognized with the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award for Ontario, Canada and, in 2011, Wes received the designation ICD.D from the Institute of Corporate Directors’ (ICD) in partnership with the Rotman School of Management of the University of Toronto.
Wes is also known for generosity, leveraging his business success to benefit others with a number of impactful charitable initiatives, including Sick Kids Foundation, where he serves as a Board Member. Wes has also changed the lives of thousands of children in the Caribbean, donating both his money and time. In 2015, Wes was the recipient of the Vice Chancellor’s Award and in 2017 received an honorary doctorate, both from the University of the West Indies.
About Aimbridge Hospitality
Aimbridge Hospitality is the nation’s largest independent hotel management firm with a proven track record for delivering superior returns for its strategic partners in a variety of markets and economic cycles. Aimbridge provides property management, asset management, development, renovation and consulting services. Based in Dallas, Texas and with offices in Chicago and Puerto Rico, Aimbridge currently owns and/or manages approximately 700 upscale, independent and branded hotels with more than 85,000 rooms across the United States and the Caribbean. For more information on Aimbridge Hospitality, please visit www.aimbridgehospitality.com
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