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Spice Island Beach Resort MAINTAINS Coveted AAA Five Diamond Rating; One of 8 Resorts in Caribbean, 121 Worldwide

GRAND ANSE BEACH, Grenada - Grenada's premier all-inclusive luxury retreat, Spice Island Beach Resort (, has been bestowed the coveted AAA Five Diamond Award for the second consecutive year. The prestigious AAA Five Diamond rating has only been granted to seven other resorts in the Caribbean and 121 hotels worldwide.

Posted on Thu, Mar 8th, 2018 11:23 am by news services

According to AAA, this achievement ranks Spice Island Beach Resort as a leading establishment evaluated by AAA professional inspectors, the hospitality industry and over 57 million AAA/CCA members. Over 27,000 properties are reviewed by AAA inspectors who use published guidelines to evaluate and rate properties for the AAA Five Diamond Award. Only 0.4 percent of evaluated resorts make the AAA Five Diamond list.
"We are honoured to receive the prestigious AAA Five Diamond Rating once again as it reflects our commitment to consistently providing guests with the ultimate vacation in paradise. I thank my staff for their hard work and dedication towards exceeding guests' expectations," said Sir Royston Hopkin KCMG, chairman and managing director of Spice Island Beach Resort.
This award, which is as a result of inspections and evaluations for 2018, continues to elevate the resort's status and is another significant landmark in Sir Royston's untiring service of over 53 years to Grenada and the Caribbean region.
"AAA is pleased to recognize Spice Island Beach Resort with the Five Diamond Rating, meaning its unwavering attention to both service and surroundings have placed it into the upper echelon of AAA Inspected & Approved hotels," said Michael Petrone, director of AAA Inspections & Diamond Ratings. "Five Diamond properties consistently exceed expectations to deliver a highly personalized, memorable experience far above the ordinary."
Spice Island Beach Resort
The award-winning Spice Island Beach Resort features 64 elegantly-appointed suites, the full-service Janissa's Spa, a beachfront yoga pavilion, a fully equipped fitness center, Oliver's beachside gourmet restaurant, the Sea & Surf Terrace for light lunches, the Sea & Surf Bar for refreshing cocktails throughout the day, a central swimming pool with swim-up whirlpool, an Omnicourt® tennis court, the Nutmeg Pod children's activity center, the Gatsby Boutique and more.
An all-inclusive vacation at Spice Island Beach Resort features gourmet dining (daily breakfast, lunch and dinner) including premium cocktails and house wines; afternoon tea; oceanfront swimming pool and non-motorized watersports; island tours, scuba diving and sailing charters; access to the resort's state-of-the-art fitness center; tennis, cycling and golf (greens fees at the nine-hole Grenada Golf Club included); full-day children's activities program (ages 3-12); high speed Wi-Fi; and room service (delivery fee applies).
Spice Island Beach Resort is a proud recipient of the Six Star Diamond Award from the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences for the past four consecutive years and has been ranked the #1 property in the Caribbean by TripAdvisor according to traveler reviews. The resort has also been recognized as one of the "Best All-Inclusive Resorts in the Caribbean" in a 2016 U.S. News & World Report.
Spice Island Beach Resort is a proud member of the esteemed Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH) collection, recipient of the 2016 Condé Nast Johansens "Best for Service" award, and a member of Virtuoso, Signature Travel Network and Green Globe.