Significantly upgraded in 2013, the Admiral’s Inn & Gunpowder Suites has retained its historic charm while substantially expanding its appeal through the addition of four deluxe suites, an infinity-edged pool, a poolside restaurant, Boom, and a spa, all with spectacular views overlooking Nelson’s Dockyard from a 2 acre point opposite the main hotel. The rooms at the main hotel, housed in 3 buildings dating from the 18th century, range from standards with beautiful harbour views to garden rooms with large patios and daybeds to deluxe loft suites right on the water’s edge.
All rooms offer AC, free WiFi and a complementary 5 minute boat ride to the beach or to the pool and Boom. Pillars restaurant, with its outdoor waterfront terrace overlooking Nelson’s 18th century pillars and the Dockyard, forms a stunning setting to enjoy cocktails on comfy sofas or to dine while watching the moon rise over Shirley Heights.There is peace and quiet if you want it or a range of activities within 5 minutes to pick from including hiking, scuba diving, sailing, snorkeling, tennis, yoga and horseback riding. Enjoy the charms of this historic , boutique hotel with its friendly, personal service.
The Pillars Restaurant serves three meals daily, with locally grown vegetables and fruits and fresh fish helping to make up a fine varied menu. The charming tree-shaded terrace offers a glorious harbour view where people come from all around to relax and dine or have drinks from the cozy bar.
So many interesting places to visit nearby, the history buffs and the nautically inclined will not be bored!