Set on the coast of Saint Kitts and Nevis, the distinctive KOI Resort Saint Kitts provides 102 rooms to Hilton’s rising world portfolio within the Caribbean
SAINT KITTS – Hilton (NYSE: HLT) introduced the opening of KOI Resort Saint Kitts, Curio Collection by Hilton, representing the model’s debut in St. Kitts and Nevis, which may even be KOI Hospitality’s first entry into the resort house.
The 102-room oceanfront haven is the newest addition to Curio Collection by Hilton, reinforcing the expansion of its portfolio of one-of-a-kind resorts and resorts in premier locations throughout the Caribbean and Latin America.
Which means ‘love’ in Japanese, the ‘KOI’ identify was the inspiration behind the love and care that was put into the property, together with the resort’s meticulously appointed visitor rooms, delectable delicacies and poolside programming.
Located alongside Half Moon Bay and adjoining to the Royal St. Kitts Golf Membership, KOI Resort Saint Kitts will launch a brand new way of life, vibe and way of thinking for these visiting the vacation spot by providing Asian-inspired design, locally-inspired programming, globally celebrated delicacies by KOI Hospitality and immeasurable experiences for vacationers.
“Quickly evolving right into a high-end vacationer vacation spot within the area, St. Kitts has skilled a spike in tourism this yr with arrivals booming 14.5 p.c increased over the identical interval final yr,” stated Juan Corvinos, vice chairman, growth, Caribbean and Latin America, Hilton. “Now rising at one of many quickest charges within the Caribbean, we acknowledge the demand for upscale lodging, intuitive service and genuine experiences on this market. We look ahead to offering vacationers with a one-of-a-kind expertise that may’t be discovered elsewhere on the island, as we proceed to develop Curio Assortment by Hilton’s presence globally reaching greater than 80 properties.”
Set on prime beachfront property, KOI Resort Saint Kitts is nestled on the quiet and secluded island of Saint Kitts with 102 guestrooms, a full-service pool terrace overlooking the ocean, a well-equipped health club and bespoke spa remedies, and a wide range of elevated eating choices, together with the famed KOI Restaurant. The resort is positioned inside the “Cradle of the Caribbean” the place the Atlantic Ocean meets Caribbean Sea.
“KOI is likely one of the world’s largest hospitality manufacturers and most iconic, providing memorable experiences in LA, Las Vegas, New York, Bangkok and Abu Dhabi,” stated Nick Haque, CEO of KOI Hospitality Group. “In the present day is a dream come true for our evolving model as we open the primary KOI Resort on the attractive island of Saint Kitts. Our new oasis will retain the identical imaginative and prescient of our eating places with design that appeals to all of the senses.”
Each element of the property was curated by the KOI Hospitality government crew, creating visitor experiences on the highest high quality customary, offering a sanctuary for locals and guests alike.
Upon arrival, the sensory expertise begins as friends are greeted by the sound of water and an unparalleled view of the luxurious island panorama and ocean. With a putting but minimalistic design, the foyer interiors had been impressed by the majestic and zen vibe harking back to Southeast Asia.
The attention-catching and daring façade is a creative mélange of soothing white and beige which provides approach to the fashionable and glossy foyer adorned with handcrafted particulars, wealthy textures and distinctive items of artwork impressed by the native tradition.
Every guestroom contains plush furnishings with impartial tones and a minimalistic strategy to room decor. Guestrooms characteristic floor-to-ceiling home windows main out to a tranquil terrace with panoramic views of the ocean, golf course or close by mountain vary.
Every room boasts a wide range of signature design parts and opulent facilities embody soothing rain showers, enjoyable bathtubs, lavishly appointed beds and different trendy comforts.
With a dreamscape design embracing the pure great thing about the island all through each side of the resort, friends can unwind on the resort’s pool located mere steps from the ocean on plush lounge beds inside the resorts’ expansive pool terrace, which boasts views of the crystal blue waters that mix seamlessly right into a vibrant blue sky.
Notable facilities embody the Kaya Spa, with all kinds of physique remedies, massages and facials in a tranquil setting. Different actions embody an on-site health facility on the well-appointed Kaya Wellness.
Globally Celebrated Eating Choices
Acknowledged internationally as a culinary hotspot for celebrities and globetrotters, the KOI model is thought for elevating meals and hospitality to an artwork type. At KOI Resort, friends are welcomed by three culinary ideas, providing a real sense of fashion, haute delicacies and repair.
Culinary shops embody:
KOI Restaurant – The extremely acclaimed KOI Restaurant model brings its signature restaurant to St. Kitts that includes sultry Asian-influenced design and delectable Japanese-inspired delicacies. KOI Saint Kitts is a classy mix of contemporary magnificence and Asian custom. The candle lit eating room provides a zen design of earth-toned colours and glossy strains. Notable menu gadgets embody the KOI crispy rice and the Miso Bronzed Cod, in addition to a wide range of signature rolls together with a baked crab roll and sunfire roll.
Jaya Kitchen & Cocktails – Because the resort’s poolside bar and restaurant, Jaya provides beach-inspired entrees and snacks comparable to salads, grilled sandwiches, brick-oven pizzas and contemporary seafood and sushi. Company are additionally welcome to take pleasure in craft cocktails, effective wines and beers from a curated number of each native and imported manufacturers.
Jaya Extremely Lounge – For these on the lookout for an attractive evening of cocktails and vibrant surroundings, Jaya Extremely Lounge serves a menu of Caribbean-inspired libations and customised craft cocktails. Company can pattern a flight of locally-sourced Caribbean rum whereas grooving to a contemporary soundtrack whereas watching the solar goes down.
Assembly, Occasions and Weddings
Perfect for intimate celebrations and features, KOI Resort Saint Kitts provides an beautiful backdrop for a barefoot soiree adopted by a sublime poolside reception or formal seated dinner overlooking the ocean.
These seeking to host small company conferences, government retreats and incentive teams can even benefit from the distinctive venues and experiences out there at a boutique-style resort.
Past redefining the resort expertise for leisure friends, the property applies the identical high-touch expertise for the conferences and occasions market, with greater than 6,000 sq. ft of whole operate house and state-of-the-art assembly amenities for as much as 300 friends.
Experiences and Cultural Immersion
Along with on property actions together with water sports activities and state-of-the-art well being/wellness choices, friends have the choice to discover the vacation spot in model by renting a catamaran to sail to Nevis, snorkeling at Dieppe Bay Seaside and ziplining the island’s lush forests. The resort is simply minutes away from the St. Kitts & Nevis Worldwide Airport, Brimstone Hill Fortress Nationwide Park (a UNESCO World Heritage Web site), Caribelle Batik and Mount Liamuiga.
“With air arrivals rising 15 percent1 within the first two months of 2019, St. Kitts & Nevis is a focus within the enlargement of Curio Assortment to locations the place tourism continues to flourish,” stated Jenna Hackett, world head, Curio Assortment by Hilton. “With the opening of KOI Resort Saint Kitts, we look ahead to introducing vacationers to the sudden and genuine Curio Assortment expertise that embodies the island’s native tradition.”
Hilton at the moment has a portfolio of greater than 150 open resorts and resorts to welcome vacationers within the Caribbean and Latin America. In its 100th yr, the corporate continues to pursue extra progress alternatives within the area and at the moment has a sturdy pipeline of roughly 95 resorts all through the area, together with almost 20 all through the Caribbean.
KOI Resort Saint Kitts is a part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 17 distinct resort manufacturers.
Hilton Honors members who e-book instantly by means of most well-liked Hilton channels have entry to immediate advantages, together with a versatile payment slider that permits members to decide on almost any mixture of Factors and cash to e-book a keep, an unique member reductions, free customary Wi-Fi and entry to the Hilton Honors cell app.