The Old Fort is the centre of a historic estate set high up on Mount Pleasant, that stretches down to the Atlantic Ocean beneath. It has been featured by numerous international publications such as Tatler, Vogue, New York Magazine, and is ideal for a family or a group of friends looking for something very unique and special. Let us know your requirements and we’ll do our best to accommodate you!
Choose one of our two unique properties. The 6-bedroom Grand Old Fort Estate, or the 2-bedroom Circular Sugar House, built on the foundations of an ancient Sugar Mill. You can book both properties if you have a large group!
Local hearsay indicated that there had been a plantation on the site. Sure enough the original French family of the former owners and a map dating back to 1763 was discovered. The ancient ruins were then found and completely rebuit.
To find something special, to discover the extraordinary, one has to search for it, and there lies the secret of this island. Visitors do not just arrive in Bequia, they discover it like an amazing treasure.
Mt. Pleasant where The Old Fort is located, is arguably the safest and most exclusive area on the island. It boasts the best view on the island stretching 180 degrees over the Atlantic and Caribbean Sea. Places such as these don’t exist much anymore, quite simply we do not lock doors and windows at night.