-- To stay ahead in Bermudas small but competitive hotel market,
something new is a must. That something for Cambridge Beaches is a
cottage with an infinity-edge plunge pool.
added the islands first such suite with a private pool last June,
and it has proved such a hot ticket that two more units are set to
open this summer, said Michael Winfield, the resorts president and
We really are
very pleased with the demand, Winfield said. Its a suite for the
romantics of any age.
After staying at
a resort in Bali, where Winfield saw how popular private
plunge-pool units were, he and his Cambridge Beaches team discussed
and researched implementation, and then took the plunge, he
The cottage has
one bedroom, a separate dressing room and a sitting area with a
flat-screen TV and sound system. The bath has a whirlpool tub under
a picture window offering ocean views, a shower with six
showerheads and its own sound system.
is Bermudas original cottage colony, comprising 94 individually
decorated cottage rooms and suites on a 30-acre
Guests can pursue
a variety of activities, from water sports to croquet and tennis.
The resort has five private beaches and an extensive spa/wellness
As for whats
next, Winfield said growth at Cambridge Beaches never
reinvested more, certainly on a per-room basis, than any hotel I
know, and that will continue, he said. The resort is also
renovating its outdoor pool and refurbishing some
information, phone (800) 468-7300 or visit www.cambridgebeaches.com.
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