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The Crane Resort places you within a leisurely stroll of Crane Beach and Foul Bay Beach. This 252-room, 4-star resort has 5 outdoor pools along with a full-service spa and 5 restaurants. It's on the beach and also near Bottom Bay Beach and Sunbury Plantation House.


There are multiple options for onsite dining with 5 restaurants, including L Azure, which specializes in seafood and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and Zen with its ocean views. Order from room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room, get a quick pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café, and mingle with other guests at the free manager's reception. For your convenience, breakfast is served for a fee from 7:30 AM to 11 AM.


The 252 air-conditioned accommodations feature kitchenettes and patios, and there's space to spread out with sitting areas. Guests can expect free WiFi and TVs with cable channels and DVD players. Bathrooms have hair dryers, free toiletries, and bathrobes. Sofa beds, coffee makers, and free international calls are other standard amenities.

Property features

Guests of The Crane Resort have access to a full-service spa, 5 outdoor pools, and a fitness center. Free valet and self parking are available—or if you're not driving, take the shuttle from the airport to the hotel (available on request) for USD 37 per vehicle one-way. Front-desk staff can answer questions 24/7, and assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this beach resort include outdoor tennis courts, free WiFi in public areas, and conference space.


  • Walking distance to Crane Beach
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free valet and self parking
  • Onsite dining

Renovations & Closures

The property will be renovating from 13 October 2016 to 10 November 2016 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Swimming pool
  • One of the swimming pools
Guests will have access to the following alternate facilities during the renovation:
  • Outdoor pool
During renovations, the resort will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

All-inclusive room rates at The Crane Resort are available. These rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Hotel Amenities

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in the lobby and main pool areas of this Barbados resort. The full-service Serenity Spa offers a variety of massages, facials, and body treatments. 5 outdoor pools include a cliff-side Lagoon Pool, the Historic Hotel pool framed by columns, and a multi-pool complex.

On Thursdays, a complimentary shuttle transports guests to downtown Bridgetown. A complimentary cocktail party is held Monday nights. The Calypso Kids Club is a great amenity for families, offering young guests a fun opportunity to learn about the Bajan heritage and culture.

Note: Seaweed is cleared from the beach early each morning by our staff. A complimentary beach shuttle service will be provided to an alternate beach when there are significant deposits of seaweed on the beach.

Ground transportation:

Shuttle vans and private cars of varying prices are available. They can be reserved during the process of booking a reservation for this hotel, via this Web site, and added to the total trip cost.

  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge) 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Concierge services 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 5 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Total number of rooms - 252 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Garden 
  • Beach bar 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of restaurants - 5 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Free shopping center shuttle 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Free reception 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 8 
  • Spa services on site 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pools  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

The Crane Resort offers 252 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and safes. Rooms open to patios. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas and include sofa beds. Televisions come with premium cable channels. Accommodations at this 4-star resort have kitchenettes with refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This The Crane resort provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks; long-distance and international calls are complimentary (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is offered daily and in-room massages can be requested.

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Patio 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free long-distance calls 
  • Free international calls 
  • Kitchenette 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Television 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

L'Azure - Open-air dining room and deck providing panoramic ocean view. Windows set in coral-stone arches. Classic and Caribbean cuisine. Á la carte service, including breakfast. Lunch/dinner menu featuring fish, lobster, steak, pasta, rack of lamb. Sandwiches, burgers at lunch, also. Sunday buffet breakfast featuring gospel singers followed by Bajan (Barbadian) lunch buffet with steel band.

Zen - Cliff-edge, air-conditioned Thai/Japanese restaurant. Lily pond, window wall with panoramic ocean view. Sushi, a tatami room, private dining rooms with sliding rice-paper doors. Black-lacquer furniture. Slate floor. Displays of antique samurai suite, Japanese wedding gown. Open for dinner. Closed Tuesdays. Reservations required. Dress code: long pants for men.

D'Onofrio's Trattoria - Features classic southern Italian dishes. Guests can dine inside or enjoy al fresco dining street side or on the patio.

Bar 1887 - Bar with a wrap-around verandah. Live entertainment, fine wines, cocktails, and rums from around the world.

The Carriage House - Serves light dishes and tropical cocktails throughout the day.

Full breakfast (surcharge) is available daily from 7:30 AM to 11 AM. Manager's reception in the evening.

Nearby Things to Do

Below the cliff, a 250-m (273-yd) coral-sand beach faces the Atlantic Ocean. Wading depth extends out approximately 68.5 m (75 yds). An offshore reef tames ocean swells in most weather. Umbrellas and lounge chairs dot the beach. Guests enjoy complimentary use of boogie boards.

Overlooking the ocean from the cliff, the 26 x 12.25-m (85 x 40-ft) pool is fronted by Roman-style columns and surrounded by a marble sundeck with umbrellas and thickly cushioned lounge chairs.

As part of its rest-and-relaxation theme, the resort offers few group activities except for complimentary garden tours and Friday-night stargazing sessions with an astronomer (surcharge).

The Calypso Kids Club is a great amenity for families, offering young guests a fun opportunity to learn about the Bajan heritage and culture. This complimentary kids club caters to hotel guests between ages 4 and 12. Additional activities and events include arts and crafts, story time, sand castle competitions, discover tours, and a talent show.

The 18-hole Barbados Golf Club is 12 km (7.5 mi) away.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the resort; fees may apply.

  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 30 and USD 35 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 37 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD $5 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Crane Residential
  • Crane Residential Ocean City
  • Crane Residential Resort
  • Crane Residential Resort Ocean City
  • Crane Resort
  • Crane Resort Ocean City
  • Crane Ocean City
  • The Crane Residential Resort

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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