Sometimes location and a cosy place to lie your head are all you’re after during your Bermuda getaway, and these small hotels and guest properties offer that and then some. From apartments and guest houses to beachside suites and villas, you can still find many comforts here and feel at home, from tennis and watersports to gardens.
Here are the top small hotels and guest properties in Bermuda:
A charming, intimate, Bermudian boutique hotel, centrally located within walking distance of our main city, Hamilton. Surrounded by lush tropical gardens, the private pool offers a quiet place to relax and gives one the feel of being in a country estate. Rosedon is the winner of the 2017 TripAdvisor Traveller’s Choice Award for Top 25 Hotels for Service.
As one of Bermuda’s premier Guest Houses, Edgehill Manor perfectly blends up-scale quality and affordability in a convenient Hamilton location.
Located in a flower-lined residential area across the water from the City of Hamilton, Little Pomander Guest House offers guests an intimate experience with true Bermudian hospitality.
The Coral Beach and Tennis Club is a private members-only club, situated on the south shore of Bermuda. In addition to the nine cottages, there are also 26 rooms and five suites adjacent to the clubhouse, offering spectacular views of the beach and ocean.
Set in an elegant Bermuda-style townhouse located on the edge of Hamilton, the award-winning Oxford House combines Old-world charm with all the modern conveniences.
Originally built in the 1720s, Fourways Inn & Restaurant has remained unchanged at heart despite extensive renovations. The large yet wonderfully intimate restaurant also offers one of Bermuda’s finest dining experiences.
The Royal Palms is a classic boutique hotel boasting a blend of colonial and Bermudian architecture. With tranquil garden settings, coral-coloured walls, white shutters and a colonial wraparound porch, it is the perfect setting for relaxation.
8. The Inverurie Executive Suites Hotel
Voted Bermuda’s Best Executive Suites, each one-bedroom suite maintains a fully-equipped kitchen, walk-in closet, separate living and dining rooms and a private balcony, suitable for long term accommodation.
9. Rosemont Guest Apartments
Nestled in a quiet garden setting on the crest of a hill with views of Hamilton Harbor and the Great Sound, Rosemont offers comfortable and affordable accommodations for the business and vacation traveler. The small hotel is less than a ten-minute walk from shops, restaurants and major local and international businesses in downtown Hamilton.
Family run for over 50 years, this historic property is beautifully situated at waters edge on the Salt Kettle Peninsula, just minutes from the City of Hamilton. The property’s sub-tropical gardens and spacious lawns overlook the water and scenic islands dotted through the Great Sound.
Located on North Shore, ClearView is comprised of classic suites, Bermudian-style cottages and new deluxe suites, all of which enjoy spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean. A short seven-minute drive from the Bermuda Airport and 15 minutes from both Hamilton and St George’s, it is ideally located for a Bermuda vacation.
12. Mazarine by the Sea
Located one mile from Hamilton and situated on the waters edge of the North Shore in Pembroke Parish, this small, modern guest house offers stunning ocean views. All of its 11 rooms come equipped with all your kitchen needs, including a refrigerator, cooktop, microwave, toaster, coffee pot and more.
Situated in picturesque Tucker’s Town in Bermuda, the Mid Ocean Club offers guests peaceful rolling greens and private beaches. The Clubhouse overlooking the 18th fairway houses a main dining room, bar, two private function rooms, men’s and ladies locker rooms and a Golf shop. There are 20 newly renovated cottages adjacent to the Clubhouse. Each has a private balcony with breathtaking views of Tucker’s Town Cove and tasteful, spacious interiors.
14. Surf Side Beach Club
Perched high on the top of a cliff in Warwick on the south side, this boutique hotel overlooks Bermuda’s famous clear ocean waters and pink-sand beaches. Enjoy the charm and natural beauty of Surf Side from any of the 37 rooms, including deluxe rooms, spacious suites, standalone cottages and penthouses.
15. Dawkins Manor
Tucked away in the flowering rural lanes of Paget and set amidst a bountiful garden, Dawkins Manor offers visitors a home away from home experience. Just minutes away from South Shore’s and the City of Hamilton. Your vacation is enhanced by the warm, friendly, informal atmosphere of this piece of “real” Bermuda.
Featuring eight self-contained units equipped with separate kitchens, cable TV, telephone service, air-conditioning and WiFi internet service, Clairfont offers all the comforts of home. It also features a beautiful pool area, laundry facilities and more.
Situated in a lush green valley of palms and tropical flowers in the middle of the Island. The apartments are just minutes from Beautiful Elbow Beach, tennis courts, cycle shop, food markets and restaurants, and is convenient to the ferry and island-wide bus service.
18. Aunt Nea’s Inn
Aunt Nea’s Inn is a historic Bermudian guest house located in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of St. George’s. From original woodwork and building craftsmanship from the 1700s to stunning harbour and garden views, you will love staying in this very special property in the heart of the olde towne.