Set high in the hills of Nevis Peak, 750 feet above the sea, Montepelier Plantation Inn is located on the pristine Caribbean Island of Nevis. Situated just ten miles from the Nevis Airport and four miles from Charlestown, this secluded luxury boutique hotel is surrounded by 30-acres of lush tropcial vegetation, an herb garden and sugar cane field. An historic former sugar plantation, in 1787 the Inn was witness to the marriage of Lord Nelson and Fanny Nesbit. Strolling through the 30-acre estate many remains from these times can still be seen, including a windmill which was in use until 1933. The heart of the Inn is the Great Room. Filled with 18th century antiques and comfortably furnished,the Great Room with it arched ceiling provides a place for the Inn's guests to gather & enjoy cocktails before and after dinner. Today Montpelier is a luxury boutique hotel distinguished by personalized service, warm hospitality, gourmet dining and a tranquil romantic setting. Two staff per room ratio; internet access in reception area, 60-foot mosaic tiled freshwater pool, fast playing hard tennis court with equipment, complimentary snorkeling equipment, private two-acre beach, Montpelier by the Sea, with daily shuttle service from the Inn. Guests of the Inn have the option of enjoying either the cool hillside retreat poolside or listening to the sound of the waves lapping at Montpelier by the Sea. Just 15 minutes away, the private beach on Pinney's Beach features permanent sun shelters, a pavilion with tables and benches for barbecue lunches, a telephone and changing room with shower. Water sports including scuba diving, sailing and kayaking, as well as golf at the Robert Trent Jones II course, horseback riding, nature walks, tours, airport transfers and car rental can be arranged through the Inn (additional cost). Seasonal live entertainment including local steel and string bands.