Hamilton Off The Beaten Path

  • Cathedral from City Hall 1963
    Cathedral from City Hall 1963
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Hamilton Off The Beaten Path

  • Cenotaph in 1963 and 2004

    The Cenotaph war memorial, with Royal Navy, Royal Air Force and British Army flags for locals who were in British services in World Wars 1 and 2 in in front of the Cabinet Building. Inside the Cabinet building, visitors can see original oil paintings of Bermuda's 17th century colonial fathers and portraits of King George III (1760-1820) and Queen...

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  • First Bermuda Stamps and Post Office

    Mr. William B. Perot of Par-La-Ville was officially appointed Bermuda's first Post Master in 1821. In 1848, he shared the post office with apothecary James Heyl. Perot enjoyed gardening more than dealing with letters and collecting postage (see the lovely park behind the post office), so Heyl was often left minding the store. For convenience, Heyl...

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  • Par-La-Ville Gardens

    Behind the post office on Queen Street in downtown Hamilton, Par-la-Ville Park was once the private garden of the island's first postmaster (1819). Mr. Perot enjoyed finding exotic plants from throughout the world and placing them in Par-la-Ville. In 1847, in planted an Indian rubber tree seed that has grown to a huge size. Mark Twain once said...

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  • Slide Lectures

    The Hamilton Princess had slide presentations several days a week. They were free, and you didn't have to be a guest at the hotel to go.One of them was extremely informative about the architecture of Bermuda and enabled us to appreciate it much more.The other talk was on the plants and animals of Bermuda. We got other information on that at Spittal...

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Hamilton Hotels

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  • Royal Palms Hotel

    24 Rosemont Ave, Hamilton, HM06, Caribbean

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Rosedon Hotel

    Pitts Bay Road, Hamilton, Bermuda, HM AX, Caribbean

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • Coco Reef Bermuda

    3 Stonington Circle, South Shore Road, (formerly Stonington Beach Hotel), Bermuda, PG 04, Caribbean

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Grotto Bay Beach Hotel

    11 Blue Hole Hill, Bailey's Bay, , Bermuda, CR04, Caribbean

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • The Fairmont Hamilton Princess

    76 Pitts Bay Rd, Hamilton, Bermuda, HM CX, Caribbean

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 5 out of 5 stars

  • The Breakers Hotel

    PO Box 250, Bermuda, Caribbean

  • Kingston House B&B

    5 Turnstile Lane, Hamilton, HM 06, Caribbean

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Edgehill Manor Guest House

    Rosemont Avenue, P.O. Box 1048, Hamilton, Caribbean

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • Rosemont Guest Apartments

    41 Rosemont Avenue, P.O. Box HM 37, Hamilton, Bermuda, HM AX, Caribbean

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Couples

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