News & Views

Browse our collection of news stories, island tales, events, announcements and helpful hints.

A Colorful Transformation at Sea Breeze Beach Bar

Sea Breeze Beach Bar is fun, laidback and perfectly Caribbean, and this open-air restaurant recently received a colorful transformation! A freshly painted white ceiling and rich brown cross beams give Sea Breeze an airy new look, and the combination of bold blue,...

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Recipe: Dirty Rum on the Rocks

Complement your perfect day in paradise with a Dirty Rum on the Rocks. You can also enjoy this colorful cocktail from home using the recipe below. Ingredients 1 oz. Myers Rum 1 oz. apricot brandy 4 oz. pineapple juice 1  lime wedge 2 basil or mint leaves cherry and...

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Six Nevisians to Compete in the 2019 Special Olympics

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, will be the host of the 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games, and we are honored that six athletes from Nevis are expected to participate along with six from our sister island, St. Kitts. St. Kitts & Nevis will have two...

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Tina Thuell Photography Featured in Solo Exhibit at Bananas

Meet Tina Thuell Bermuda-Born Island Girl, Big Dreamer, Artist, Wife, Mother & Grandmother. Tina Thuell is many things to many people, and at Nisbet Plantation (and on the resort's social media), Tina is commonly known for her stunning photography. "I love to...

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The Botanical Gardens of Nevis

Owned and operated by a local family, the Botanical Gardens of Nevis offer a spectacular spot to discover the island's vast flora and fauna. Admire tropical flowers and shrubs, orchid terraces, dolphin fountains and water lily ponds. Buddha statues and Thai accents...

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Begin your day with the “Breakfast Ladies”

When you enjoy breakfast at Coconuts, it's easy to remember the most important meal of the day! From the first-class service, fresh cuisine to peaceful ambiance, your morning meal at Nisbet's poolside restaurant is an experience in itself. Below are some highlights of...

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A 2018 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice

We are honored! Nisbet Plantation has once again been named one of the “Top 25 Hotels and Resorts in the Caribbean” in TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice awards, ranking No. 14 in the entire region. Nisbet also received recognition among the “Top 25 Caribbean Hotels for...

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Community Gift Giving with Pam

This holiday season, we continued many traditions and also began a few new festive activities. One of the new endeavors was Community Gift Giving with Pam. The ladies and gentlemen of Nisbet Plantation put together holiday gift baskets to distribute to deserving...

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Employee Spotlight: Sherril Tyrell

Sherril has been at our resort since 2003 and continues to bring joy to both her colleagues and guests. In fact, she won employee of the month many times throughout her 14-year tenure and was the 2016 Employee of the Year! Photo: Tina Thuell Photography Above &...

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Guest Feature: Marathon Runner Nick Butter

We were delighted to welcome Nick Butter to Nisbet Plantation and Nevis. In 2018, he will begin his "Running the World 196 Expedition," where he will run a marathon in all 196 countries around the world. During his trip, he enjoyed leisurely cycling and running around...

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FAQs for your Nisbet Plantation & Nevis Vacation

When you visit Nisbet Plantation, we want you to feel perfectly at ease. To aid your vacation planning, our reservations manager, Leonora, is here to answer your most common questions about the resort. What is the cost to upgrade to the dinner meal plan? A poolside...

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2017 Holiday Activities at Nisbet Plantation

Festive season is always a magical time at Nisbet Plantation. The Great House is adorned with wreaths and bows, and lights from the Christmas tree illuminate holiday cheer! This year, escape the seasonal hustle and bustle and come feel perfectly at ease on Nevis. We...

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Back to School on Nevis

The beginning of fall indicates the start of a new school year, and many generous guests have ensured school children throughout Nevis are prepared for a successful season. With our partnership through Pack for a Purpose, guests can purchase items from the school wish...

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Guests Help Nevis Students Thrive through Pack for a Purpose

In 1999, Nisbet Plantation “adopted” a local school, Violet O Jeffers-Nicholls Primary School (VOJN). Now, its students read two grade levels higher and Nevis maintains a 98% literacy rate. With school children ranging from kindergarten to sixth grade, VOJN does an...

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2017 Nevis Triathlon

The 2017 Nevis Triathlon will be held Saturday, Nov. 11, and its scenic course is considered to be one of the most beautiful challenges in triathlon.  Participants have several course options to choose from! The short distance, the Nevis 37, is close to a Sprint...

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