Montpelier Plantation Nevis
Montpelier Plantation Nevis hotel has been carefully designed to let the fresh sea air and tranquillity connect you to a simpler way of life. This former sugar plantation is now one of the most exclusive hotels on Nevis. Perched 750 feet above sea level in a 60 acre estate, it is famed for hosting the wedding of Horatio Nelson to Fanny Nisbet, niece of the president of Nevis, in 1787. Nowadays Montpelier Plantation Nevis is a beautiful hideaway resort with a graceful and welcoming atmosphere.
Montpelier Plantation Nevis has 19 contemporary rooms, scattered around the garden in various West Indian style cottages, each with their own private sea facing balcony.
Premier Rooms, are fresh and airy, enjoy your own private terrace, sit back and soak up the sea views.
Plantation Rooms, larger with open balconies offering ocean views.
Garden Suite, spacious, split level room, with an open plan bedroom and sitting room and a large walk in rain fall shower. The hidden treasure of the Garden Suite is a private gazebo with an over-sized couch that’s surrounded by lush tropical vegetation making it a wonderful escape
Tamarind Villa, tastefully decorated in a chic plantation style. Features high beamed ceilings and elegant wood flooring. Glass doors open onto 2 covered porches, a sun deck with chaise lounges and a soothing plunge pool. With 2 bedrooms, each with its own en-suite bathroom.
Little House, oozes old world charm. This 2 bedroom, two bath villa is perfect for family or friends. Just a minute walk to the main hotel, The Little House is fully serviced and comes with a kitchen that can be stocked by the hotel upon your request. The master bedroom has a king-sized bed and the second bedroom has 2 double beds. Open the doors to the living room and take in the views of the Caribbean Sea and Nevis peak.
About Montpelier Plantation Nevis
Newcastle Airport on Nevis about 6 miles away, Robert Bradshaw International Airport, in St. Kitts, is about 14 miles away. Montpelier Plantation Nevis is designed as a place where you can let the rest of the world slip away. Here you will find the ideal balance between active and relaxing. Unlike many Caribbean islands, Nevis has something to offer everyone. Swim in the clear blue water, explore the rainforest, climb Nevis Peak, chase monkeys, discover ruins of old plantations, cycle round the island or just drink a rum punch and unwind at the beach.
Restaurants and Bars
Restaurant 750 has been named for its elevated position, offering an impressive alfresco dining experience. Dinner is held the Montpelier way, all guests meet in the Great Room at 7pm for pre-dinner drinks and canapés, and then wander out onto the candlelit terrace at 8pm for an elegant 3 course dinner. The menu, which changes daily, is created by a team of local and European chefs and is deemed classical, with local and international inspiration.
The Mill Privee, is a 300 year old mill and is the only restaurant of its kind in the world. The original mill is completely intact and the well-trodden floor and hand-cut round stonewall is wonderfully atmospheric. This unique Nevis restaurant offers a gourmet five course tasting menu created by our Executive Chef Stephane Caumont. For a memorable experience, enjoy an exquisite rum tasting here. There are only 16 seats, so it’s advisable to book in advance.
Indigo Lounge Bar by the pool, embodies easy going island dining, with casual lunches and relaxed dinners. During the day, there’s a selection of delicious salads, sandwiches, fresh fruits, and refreshing drinks. After 5pm, Indigo shifts and sharing platters, molecular cocktails, fine wine and champagne sets the tone of the lounge bar. Enjoy aperitifs, post dinner desserts, a late night tipple or a gourmet experience.
Most guests tend to stay put, but if you prefer to go out there are a number of good restaurants on Nevis at the other plantation inns.
During the day, life at Montpelier Plantation Nevis centres around the 60ft pool, though within the Great House there is a playroom with a library, games and a movie projector. There is also a secluded reading gazebo. Rent a bike and explore the island, there’s no shortage of bike trails and Nevis is very safe and friendly for biking. A tennis court is available for guests and include complimentary rackets and towels. The hotel can arrange private lessons for all ages and levels of experience. For golf lovers, you can have a challenging round of golf on the nearby Robert Trent Jones II golf course, at the Four Seasons Hotel. You can even take a horse ride through the tropical landscape along the beach, whether you are a first time rider or have years of experience, the hotel can arrange rides to suit everyone’s ability.
Relax at the beach, Montpelier Plantation Nevis’ beach is exclusive for guests and is a short 15 minute drive from the hotel. There is complimentary transport every day. Once at the beach, there are private cabanas that offer shade, and complete seclusion.
Montpelier Plantation Nevis welcomes children over the age of 6 years. There is a children’s menu at the restaurants. A Play Room with a wide selection of children’s books and board games. For your beach or mountain adventure and family days out, the hotel can provide picnics with children’s treats. At Montpelier Plantation Nevis, they can also provide reliable babysitting services.
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