Quintessence Hotel - Anguilla
With its nine stately villas and suites adorned and furnished as it is with a beguiling collection of antiques and artworks, this is no ordinary boutique hotel. Upon entering the tropical mansion, it’s clear that the owner has injected his own personality into Quintessence. No two rooms are the same here, and you’ll leave with a sense you’ve experienced somewhere very unique and special indeed.
15 minutes from Anguilla airport, or accessed by ferry or private motor launch from St Marten.
Above the white sands of Long Bay Beach
Nine suites are individually designed with meticulous attention to detail, and filled with pieces from owner Geoffrey Fieger’s illustrious Haitian art collection. They feature Haasten’s beds, smart televisions, Bluetooth sound systems and Turkish marble bathrooms with Roman soaking tubs, oversized walk-in showers and amenities by Gilchrist & Soames. The suites include one bedroom, one bathroom, a separate living room and private dining terrace. The top floor penthouse has one or two bedrooms and bathrooms, a private living/dining room, a large covered dining terrace with panoramic ocean views, and elevator access. The Grand Mansion is the ultimate in luxury living; available for groups of up to 22 people, this opulent space can be booked out in its entirety. The Grand Mansion and all suites benefit from 24-hour private butler service.
Restaurants And Bars
There are two bars; the Q Bistro Bar and The Polo Lounge. Granting the hotel its celebrated Relais & Châteaux status is the outstanding Julians restaurant, a tropical French bistro headed up by the renowned Chef Dominique Thevenet. A blend of the classic and modern come together here to tempt diners with dishes ranging from Coconut Mahi Mahi to Beef Bourguignon. Traditional English High Tea is served Friday through Sunday from 3pm-5pm. The hotel’s exceptional cuisine is yours to savour whenever the mood takes you, with 24-hour butler service. Oenophiles will delight in the carefully curated selection of wines in the Tuscan-style wine cellar with its barrel-vault ceiling and collection of an astonishing 1,600 wines. Exclusive private dining experiences are also available, including a sitting at the chef’s table or a romantic meal amidst the tropical gardens.
Bed & Breakfast
The beach is the star attraction here, with its glorious white sands, turquoise waters and full-service staff on hand to serve you, however, the hotel itself encompasses a range of facilities. These include an infinity pool, tennis court, 24-hour gym, life-sized chess set, outdoor yoga pavilion, billiard room and media room. Aidans Spa offers massages, facials and beauty treatments, and also features a steam room and sauna.
Not recommended for children under 12 years old.Holiday Name : Quintessence Hotel
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