Calabash Grenada Wins Service Excellence in Tourism

Calabash Grenada Wins Service Excellence in Tourism
November 25, 2014 Bradley Cox

Grenada (Nov. 24, 2014) -With its reputation for combining five star service and luxury within a relaxed and intimate environment, Calabash Grenada (, is honoured to have been selected as the winner of both the Service Excellence in Tourism award and named the Business Leader of the Year by the Grenada Chamber of Industry & Commerce (GCIC).

The awards were presented at the GCIC Gala Dinner on Saturday 15th November 2014. The event held at the Grenada Trade Centre, celebrates the exceptional performance of island’s Private Sector. Owners, Lilian and Adele Garbutt, as well as Resort Manager, Zack Samuel, were on hand to collect the awards sponsored by The Grenada Hotel and Tourism Association, Virgin Atlantic and St George’s University.

“I am very proud of where the Calabash is today. These two awards honour and congratulate every member of the Calabash team. We are all very committed to exceeding our already high standards and are eager to ensure that Calabash continues to be noted as one of the best hotels is the world.” Said Adele Garbutt of the owning family and also one of the resort’s Directors.

Calabash Hotel, which was has been the top hotel in Grenada on Trip Advisor for many months, recently completed a multi-million dollar upgrade project, which has brought the standards at the five-star resort to an increased level of luxury. The all-suite resort, which also features five top end villas, attracts high-end travellers due to its reputation for combining five star service and luxury within a relaxed and intimate environment.

“The enjoyable atmosphere is what makes the Calabash really stand out. Our staff are beyond exceptional. They are expertly trained and always stay one step ahead. Added to that, they get to know our guests and develop a great rapport which is why our guests return year after year.” adds Adele Garbutt.

About Calabash Grenada
Widely renowned as the most exclusive luxury hotel in Grenada, Calabash Grenada features 30 suites delicately arranged around 8 acres of Eden-like gardens facing the white sands of L’anse Aux Epines beach. The resort is proudly home to two of the best restaurants in Grenada, Rhodes Restaurant and Bash Restaurant by Mark B, as well as the Heaven and Earth Spa overlooking the bay. The resort’s suites are elegantly designed each with LCD flat screen televisions, DVD player and iPod docking station, king size beds dressed in the finest Egyptian cotton sheets, Elemis Skincare amenities, mini-bar, iron, ironing board, hairdryer, complimentary Wi-Fi access, safe, coffee/tea facility and private patio or balcony. Some suites feature a private pool. Calabash’s guest also enjoy the luxury of two tennis courts, fitness centre, ScubaTech Dive and Watersports Centre and the Cala- Boutique.

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For more information, contact Calabash Grenada, tel: 473-444-4334, fax: 473-444-5050, e-mail:, or visit