Beaches Resorts

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Beaches Resorts
IndustryHotel, resort, all-inclusive resort
Founded1997
FounderGordon Stewart (Chairman)
HeadquartersTurks & Caicos, Negril, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Number of locations
3 resorts
Area served
Caribbean
Key people
Adam Stewart (CEO)
Number of employees
10,000+
ParentSandals Resorts International (SRI)
WebsiteBeaches

Beaches Resorts is an operator of all-inclusive resorts for couples & families in the Caribbean, founded in 1997.[1] Beaches Resorts and Sandals Resorts are part of Sandals Resorts International (SRI) which is a parent company to five resort brands across seven countries.[2]

Locations[edit]

The locations operated by Beaches Resorts are:

There is another Beaches Resort scheduled to be built on the site of the former Buccament Bay Resort in Buccament Bay, Saint Vincent and The Grenadines.[3][4][5]

Leadership[edit]

Gordon "Butch" Stewart, Chairman and Founder:

Gordon “Butch” Stewart is the businessperson who founded and continues to own Beaches Resorts.

Adam Stewart, Deputy chairman:

Adam Stewart is the son of Gordon “Butch” Stewart and is also the Deputy Chairman of Sandals Resorts International (SRI).

Gebhard Rainer, CEO:

Appointed CEO in March 2018, Rainer's appointment marks the first time a non-family member has held the post. He is responsible for all areas of SRI operations.

Awards[edit]

Beaches Resorts have won the following awards:

  • World's Leading Family Resort Brand. Awarded by the World Travel Awards and won for 15 consecutive years [6]
  • Various level International Star Diamond Awards from the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences:[7]
    • Six Star Diamond Award for "Keeping it Green" at the Ocho Rios resort
    • Six Star Diamond Award for their "Italian Village" at the Negril resort
    • Five Star Diamond Award for the resort itself, the Le Petit Chateau Restaurant and Mario's Restaurant at the Turks and Caicos location
    • Five Star Diamond Award for the resort itself at the Negril location

Sponsorships[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Inc. Magazine".
  2. ^ "Sandals".
  3. ^ https://www.caribbeannationalweekly.com/caribbean-breaking-news-featured/sandals-signs-buccament-resort-takeover-deals-in-st-vincent/
  4. ^ https://www.beaches.com/blog/new-beaches-resort-saint-vincent/
  5. ^ https://www.beaches.com/st-vincent-grenadines/
  6. ^ "The World Travel Awards".
  7. ^ "Star Diamond Awards". Archived from the original on 23 November 2013. Retrieved 28 February 2014.

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