A new masterpiece hotel joins Oetker Collection: Jumby Bay Island (Antigua and Barbuda) - The private island paradise becomes the 10th Oetker Collection property as it reopens on October 9th 2017.
«Since the foundation of Oetker Collection, we have grown our hotel portfolio with carefully chosen resorts and city hotels that deserve the attribute ‘Masterpiece’. Today, I am delighted to announce our expansion with a second Masterpiece in the Caribbean: Jumby Bay Island» says Frank Marrenbach, CEO Oetker Collection. «This private island paradise is a truly special and precious place, with 120 hectares of manicured landscape surrounded by white sandy beaches and turquoise waters. As of October, guests will experience Oetker Collection’s highest standards of quality service to which they are accustomed, and can rest assured that our team of hoteliers will offer them quite a unique sense of place».
Located right in front of the main island of Antigua, Jumby Bay Island combines a very well-established luxury resort with 40 rooms and suites, three restaurants, excellent spa and fitness facilities, water sports, five tennis courts and 50 individually designed and fully staffed villas and estate homes for holiday rental (http://jumbybayisland.com).
As the new operator of Jumby Bay Island, Oetker Collection will be responsible for the management of the resort and for the rental of the villas and estate homes, some of which offering up to nine bedrooms and most of them with direct access to a private beach. Dennis McNeill, Chairman of the Board, Jumby Bay Island Company declares: “It is with great pleasure that the Board of Directors and homeowners of Jumby Bay Island welcome the Oetker Collection as the manager of our resort. We look forward to a long and productive relationship”.
With the addition of Jumby Bay Island, Oetker Collection portfolio will grow to ten Masterpiece Hotels. In this region of the world, they include Eden Rock St Barths and Palácio Tangará, recently opened in São Paulo.