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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

5 Breathtaking Black-Owned Hotels Around the World

Black-owned beach hotel in Granada
Spice Island Beach Resort in Granada
If you’ve got travel fever, plan a vacation! Summer is the perfect time to either plan or go on a getaway vacation. Figure out your destination, plan it out, and jet off to reconnect your body, mind, and soul. While you’re at it, you can even support various Black hospitality entrepreneurs - here are five beautiful Black-owned hotels around the world.

1. The Henderson

Destin, FL
A Salamander Beach & Spa Resort, The Henderson is perfectly placed on beautiful white sand and turquoise waters. BET co-founder Sheila C. Johnson has opened various locations across the States and constantly outdoes herself with the luxurious amenities and beautiful views. This location was named one of the South’s Best Resorts of 2019, according to Southern Living.

2. La Créole Beach Hotel

Gosier, Guadeloupe
Here you’ll find 211 bedrooms spread around a stunning garden on the edge of the sea. This hotel has become one of Guadeloupe’s most prized possessions as it consistently brings in guests who are eager to experience true relaxation. Choose to stay by the garden or by the sea - either way, you’ll have a breathtaking view of paradise.

3. Jnane Tamsna

Marrakesh, Morocco
Take your much-needed vacation to one of the most mesmerizing countries in Africa. The Jnane Tamsna resort showcases the owner, Meryanne Loum-Martin’s, interior design skills. There’s so much beauty throughout the property - from the five clear pools, nine acres of gardens, and the 24 wondrous guest rooms. This is where Moroccan traditions meet luxurious Western modernity.

4. Spice Island Beach Resort

Grande Anse, Grenada
This bewitching Black-owned luxury resort and hotel is one you won’t be able to resist. Grenada itself is home to tranquil beaches and clear waters - it has everything you need for a relaxing vacation. The family-owned, all-inclusive resort constantly has people raving about its lavish property and Diamond Star ratings. It might be on the pricier side, but you’ll be so glad you splurged on this perfect resort.

5. Soweto Hotel

Soweto, South Africa
Another gorgeous Black-owned hotel found in Africa is the Soweto Hotel. The hotel seamlessly blends style with history - people from all over the globe have come to stay in a room; ask to stay in the room that Michelle Obama stayed in during her visit! You’ll be right next to everything you need for the ultimate South Africa vacation.