Nevis’ Nisbet Plantation Resort Wins Two Travel Industry Awards

The Beach and Beach Bar at Nisbet Plantation

The Beach and Beach Bar at Nisbet Plantation
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Nevis, West Indies
May 28, 2011

The management and staff members at Nisbet Plantation Beach Club have a lot to smile about and celebrate this week. The Nevis beach resort just earned new accolades from the travel industry’s top publications ““ Travel + Leisure and Condé Nast Traveler.

World’s Best Service

Travel + Leisure recognized Nisbet Plantation’s staff in its 2011 World’s Best Service Awards. Nisbet Plantation ranked #3 in the world with a score of 98.75, just 0.2 points behind the two resorts tied at #1.

With such a high score, Nisbet Plantation became the #1 resort for service in the Caribbean, Bermuda and Bahamas. Nisbet Plantation was one of only five resorts in the Caribbean recognized, and the only hotel from St. Kitts and Nevis featured. Travel + Leisure’s World Best Service Awards are based on the results of the 2010 World’s Best Awards survey.

“Travel and Leisure stated that “˜behind every memorable hotel experience are the staffers who make it happen.’ We whole heartedly agree,” says Jamie Holmes, General Manager at Nisbet Plantation Beach Club. “This award truly honors the ladies and gentleman of Nisbet who make the guest experience so wonderful and who become like family to many guests who return.”

Top Spas In The World

Condé Nast Traveler named The Palms Spa at Nisbet Plantation among the top 250 spas in the world. In its debut on the prestigious spa list, Nisbet Plantation was ranked #4 in the entire Caribbean and Atlantic.

With an overall score of 94.3, Nisbet Plantation was the top-ranked hotel in St. Kitts and Nevis. The Four Seasons Resort Nevis had a score of 91.2 and placed 12th in the Caribbean, and the St. Kitts Marriott Resort was 25th in the Caribbean with a score of 85.1. The Condé Nast Traveler Top Spas list is compiled from data in the 2010 Reader’s Choice Survey.

The Condé Nast Traveler’s list of the Top 250 Spas in the World and the Travel + Leisure’s list of the World’s Best Hotels for Service are featured in each publication’s June 2011 issue, which are on newsstands now.

This brings the total awards that Nisbet Plantation has received in 2011 to six, including being named the #1 resort in the Caribbean and #6 in the world in its debut on the Travel + Leisure 500 list.

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