Mango Bay Hotel in Barbados, has officially re-opened following a six-month $10 million refurbishment and expansion project that has resulted in 12 additional suites (for a total 76 rooms) as well as extensive enhancements throughout the 12-year old resort. The expansion includes the addition of a new fourth floor enabling the hotel to add 12 rooms in two new categories, Deluxe Rooms and Penthouse Suites. There are 10 new Deluxe Rooms. The swimming pool and deck has been retiled. The restaurant has been completely refurnished and is now partially enclosed providing the option of both indoor and outdoor dining. Mango Bay has also added a boardwalk stretching the breadth of the property along the beachfront. Rates in season until April 14 begins at $457 per room, per night double all-inclusive and go up to $1,500 per night for the Penthouse Suites. From April 15 until Dec. 16 rates drop nearly 20 percent to $372 per room, per night double all-inclusive. Visit [www.mangobaybarbados.com].
by Mark Rogers