Anguilla’s largest employer, the Four Seasons Resort and Residences Anguilla, re-opened today following months of restoration due to the impact of Hurricane Irma.
To mark the opening, employees gathered to welcome guests back to the resort along with Four Seasons president of Hotel Operations in the Americas Vince Parrotta, Four Seasons regional vice-president Thierry Kennel, and Roy Shanholtz, vice-president, Hotel Asset Management of Starwood Capital Group. A ribbon cutting ceremony along with an island and resort blessing took place in the resort’s Lobby.
“Four Seasons Resort and Residences Anguilla enjoyed significant popularity with our guests from around the world during our first year of operation. Travellers and and residence owners are eager to return and we’re happy to welcome them back to the beauty of Anguilla,” said Vince Parrotta.
“We have worked tirelessly and leveraged Starwood Capital Group’s strategic relationships around the world to reopen as soon as possible,” stated Roy Shanholz. “I have been here through every step of this process and welcoming guests back and having our employees back to work has been my goal since day one.”
The resort, which is located on the northwestern shore of the island, opened in 2010 and was converted to a Four Seasons in 2016. Covering 35 acres, it features 181 private accommodations, including villas (up to 6,185 square feet), town homes, penthouses, residences, suites and guestrooms. It also has 13,127 square feet of total event space (eight function rooms), which can accommodate 160 guests for an indoor banquet and 200 for an outdoor reception.
Amenities include a variety of dining options, a full-service spa, fitness center, tennis courts, complimentary water activities, three resort pools; more than 100 private pools; and 3,200 feet of beachfront.