Montpelier Plantation & Beach, Nevis
|Charlestown, Nevis, SAINT KITTS AND NEVIS.|
Description: Montpelier Plantation & BeachMontpelier Plantation and Beach is a romantic hideaway located 750 feet above the Caribbean Sea on the island of Nevis. This small luxury hotel is considered to be one of the finest resorts in the Caribbean. The hotel's private beach offers guests complete relaxation.
The Restaurant 750 offers fine dining each evening with commanding views of St. Kitts and Nevis. For casual launches and dinners, Indigo embodies easygoing island living. For a memorable experience, enjoy an intimate candlelit dinner in the Mill Privée, the 300 year-old sugar mill converted into the only restaurant of its kind in the world. Montpelier Plantation and Beach takes pride in being a member of Relais & Chateaux as well as having AAA Four Diamond awards. The Montpelier cuisine offers a blend of French and Caribbean cuisine with emphasis on fresh innovative food.
Like no other islands in the Caribbean, these seem to embody a kind of lush tropical paradise. The atmosphere here is an intoxicating blend of sunlight, sea air and fantastically abundant vegetation. At the center of Nevis stands the spectacular, cloud-fringed Nevis Peak, a dormant volcano covered by dense tropical forest. The ground rises upward into a cloud forest filled with elusive green vervet monkeys and brilliant tropical flowers. For eco-tourists, or simply anyone who enjoys stunning natural beauty, St. Kitts and Nevis cannot fail to exceed expectations.
Nestled in lush hills on the secluded island of Nevis, Montpelier Plantation and Beach offers a sanctuary of breathtaking beauty far from the stresses of modern life. Whether it is walking through the hotel's tropical gardens, relaxing in a hammock or by the pool, or finding a quiet spot on the hotel's private beach, you will be transported to a place of peace and tranquility. For something more energetic Montpelier has its own tennis court, or you can swimming in the hotel's 60 foot pool or hike through the rain forest.
Type of rooms: Montpelier Plantation & BeachMontpelier Plantation and Beach has 16 rooms and 3 elegant suites: The Garden Suite, the Tamarind Villa and the Little House. All of the hotel's rooms are alive with the light of the Caribbean and offer both comfort and stylish living.
Their spacious rooms offer views of the sea and the lush hillside. Rich fabrics and furniture are an elegant mix of traditional and tropical design. Each room has a private veranda open to the sun, to the wind and to the sea.
Additional information: Montpelier Plantation & Beach
Children 8 years and older are welcome.
Rooms offer either air conditioning or over-head fans, tea and coffee making facilities and Elemis amenities.
Activities include horse-riding, hiking, wind surfing and cultural activities include: Horatio Nelson & Alexander Hamilton Museums, Bath House with 18th Century thermal baths, historic churches, art galleries and day trips to St. Kitts or St. Barts.
The hotel also has a Spa Suite offering rejuvenating body treatments and a selection of massage therapies. Revitalize your mind, body and spirit with yoga or sign up for the yoga retreats at Montpelier specific times of the year.
Number of rooms: 19
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1966/2012.
Period of closure: Aug.05 - Oct.05, 2014.
Languages spoken: English.Smoking policy: No preferences.
Credit cards accepted: All major credit cards.
How to get here: From the U.S., Canada and Europe, there are four primary gateways to Nevis: St. Kitts, Puerto Rico, St. Maarten and Antigua.
From the U.S. and Canada: The most common route is direct into St. Kitts. American Airlines has daily direct flights from Miami and direct flights (Sundays and Wednesdays) from New York JFK. USAir has direct flights (Saturdays) from Charlotte, North Carolina. Delta has direct flights (Saturdays) from Atlanta, Georgia. There are also daily flights from San Juan, Puerto Rico to St. Kitts on American Eagle.
From France: St. Maarten is the most common gateway followed by a short WinAir flight to either St. Kitts or Nevis.
From the UK: British Airways is now flying direct from London into St. Kitts (via a short stop in Antigua). British Airways also has daily direct flights into Antigua. Virgin Atlantic has weekly flights (Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays) into Antigua. From Antigua to Nevis you can take either a private charter or a scheduled flight on LIAT.
St. Kitts Airport Transfers: Let us know what flight you are on and a Montpelier representative will meet you at the airport upon your arrival and assist with the ferry transfer to Nevis. There are two ferry options to Nevis: private/semi-private water taxi or the public ferry. Due to limited public ferry schedule we advise you to consider the private water taxi for a swift and easy transfer. Please contact the hotel for more information so that we can offer you any assistance with your transfer and advise you of pricing and specials.
Nevis Airport Transfers: Arriving in Nevis is easy, simply walk out of the airport and take a waiting taxi to Montpelier. Enjoy a short drive along the coastal road to Montpelier.
Charter Companies: Charter flights and day trips from Nevis to neighboring islands can be arranged.
Local Airline Information: Carib Aviation, Ltd., Liat, Winair.
GPS Coordinates: 17° 7' 22.58'' N 62° 35' 25.88'' W
Nearest airport: Vance Amory International - 16 km.