ALEXANDER HAMILTON’s St. Croix PACKAGE
Caravelle Hotel & Casino is partnering with CHANT to offer a Hamilton Tour Experience. The three-night package for two includes a bottle of rum and two tickets to CHANT’s Alexander Hamilton’s Christiansted Historic Tour. Package price starts at $485 (April 15 – Dec 14, superior room) and $640 (Dec 15 – April 14, 2018). To book the package, please call Caravelle Hotel & Casino at 800-524-0410. To book online, goto the Reservations tab, enter HAM as the code and select a three-night stay.
The 2½- hour tour begins at the Old Danish Customs House, just a five-minute walk from Caravelle Hotel & Casino, and continues through Christiansted with stops at the site of the dry goods store Hamilton’s mother owned and the neighborhood where Hamilton and his mother lived alongside working-class people of European ancestry and free people of color. The tour also includes visits to some of the places Hamilton lived and worked after he was orphaned at the age of 13, including Beekman and Cruger, an import/export trading company where Hamilton served as a clerk.
Welcome to THE NEW CARAVELLE HOTEL & CASINO
April 2017 marked the first anniversary of the completely remodeled and renovated Caravelle Hotel & Casino. Our first year was filled with new and returning guests, amazing journalists like JetSetSarah, visiting bloggers (mermaids, rum drinkers and Squishy Monster‘s, too!) who were thrilled with the renovations. Discover the new Caravelle: book your stay and explore all the new additions to the historic town of Christiansted including Adorn, Baked Cafe, balter, Toast and more. www.HotelCaravelle.com
In the photo: This mermaid works at SCUBA dive shop.
Honeymoon package at caravelle hotel & casino
Couples can blend romance and adventure with Caravelle Hotel’s Caribbean Honeymoon Package which includes accommodations for three-nights, a bottle of champagne upon arrival, a candle-light dinner, and a choice between a sailing adventure or an island tour. For more information call 800-524-0410.
Caravelle Hotel & Casino’s Caribbean Honeymoon Package offers accommodations in a deluxe king ocean-view room, a bottle of champagne, a candle-light dinner at the award winning Rum Runner’s waterfront restaurant, his and her t-shirts and a choice of sailing to Buck Island National Park or an island tour exploring the many historical and cultural sites of St. Croix.
The choice of adventures, both the sailing and the island tour, depart in front of Caravelle Hotel & Casino. Guests who go sailing, walk a few steps to the boardwalk and hop on Big Beard’s catamaran, which sets sail to Buck Island, a national park located two miles from St. Croix. Guests enjoy beach time and snorkel the underwater trail. The sailing trip takes guests along the coast of St. Croix offering scenic views along the way.
Sweeney Toussaint of St. Croix Safari Tours greets couples wanted the island tour. Sweeney guides guests through the history and culture of St. Croix in his open-air red caravan bus, taking them back in time with visits to Whim Plantation Museum, historic landmarks such as the islands two forts, St. George Village Botanical Garden as well as favorite stops including the Cruzan Rum Distillery.
Wet Wedding Package
Caravelle Hotel & Casino is making a splash with their Wet Wedding Package where couples tie the knot under the sea. The full-service package includes dive gear, minister and a three-night stay. The Wet Wedding Package includes accommodations, two dives, marriage services performed by Captain Ed Buckley (includes consultation, ceremony and filing of documents), a candle-light dinner at Caravelle Hotel’s waterfront restaurant, his and hers T-shirts, champagne and flowers in the guest room and a choice of a Buck Island or Safari land tour. All taxes and services are included. The marriage license ($100) is additional. Diving is provided by St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures, voted the number one dive staff and number two dive operator in the world and is a PADI Gold Palm IDC facility.
The largest underwater wedding, according to the Guinness Book of World Records, was held on St. Croix on September 13, 2003, where 103 guests attended the underwater wedding ceremony of John Santino and fiancée Toni Wilson. The record has since been broken – but adventurous couples can always try to break the latest record!
Taste of St. Croix Package
St. Croix is a true culinary destination. The island is home to numerous boutique and organic farms and numerous culturally-rich culinary events including AgFest, Dine VI, St. Croix Food & Wine Experience, Taste of St. Croix and more. The annual Taste of St. Croix event (held every April) showcases the diverse cuisine and wine available on St. Croix, US Virgin Islands. Caravelle Hotel & Casino offers a flavorful package for the annual culinary event. The three-night stay includes two tickets to A Taste of St Croix, breakfast daily, and a copy of The St. Croix Food & Wine Experience cookbook. For rates, call Caravelle Hotel & Casino at 340-773-0687 and use rate code “Taste of STX.”