Blue Horizons Garden Resort on Grenada has won back Green Globe certification after a $1.5 million renovation.
Seven Stars resort in development on Providenciales’ Grace Bay
Another resort is set to open next year
on Grace Bay Beach in Providenciales,
Turks and Caicos.
The $100 million, 81-suite
Seven Stars resort will debut during the
2007-2008 winter season.
The property will feature the Bice restaurant of Milan and New York, a pool, a water
sports and spa fitness center and a business
center with laptops for personal use.
A shuttle service will transport guests to
and from the nearby 18-hole golf course at
the Provo Country Club.
For more details, visit www.sevenstars
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Green Globe goes blue
Grenada’s 32-room Blue Horizons Garden
Resort attained the Green Globe Benchmark Certificate under the new Green
Globe Certification program for environmental standards.
Blue Horizons first obtained the Green
Globe Benchmark distinction in 2004, but
it expired when the property was closed as
a result of Hurricane Ivan in September of
During the $1.5 million renovation that
followed, the resort
followed strict environmental practices
with an eye toward
attaining the Green
Examples of practices instituted at
Blue Horizons that Gay Nagle Myers
paved the way for the
benchmark status include creation of an
organic composting heap; installation of solar water-heating systems and water-saving
shower heads and toilets; use of energy-sav-ing air conditioners in the rooms and insulation on the roofs to reduce heat; and guest
involvement in programs such as towel reuse, garbage separation and recycling.
For more information, visit www.grenada
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The all-inclusive Jolly Beach Resort on Antigua launched its first-ever online booking
engine at its recently revamped www.jolly
beachresort.com Web site.
Travelers who book the new Online Fall
Savings Special and travel by Dec. 20 receive
a rate of $138 per night, double.
Rack rates from Dec. 21 through April 15
start at $184 per room, per night, double;
children from 3 to 11 stay for $52 per night
when sharing with adults; kids under 3 are
free at all times. Rates cover accommodations; taxes and service charges; meals and
drinks; water sports; Kidz Club activities;