The Independence Hotel
A sight to behold
Independence Beach T: (034) 934 300 F: (034) 933 660
The renovated Independence is strikingly situated on the bluff above Independence Beach and is a sight to behold.
Much of the original architecture was maintained throughout construction giving the place a retro feel while still maintaining an air of elegance. The distinguished lobby is open and bright and suggests a tranquillity that the hotel as a whole encapsulates. Rooms are lovely and spacious with plush carpeting, deep soaking tubs and huge windows to take in the scenery. The pool is delightful with a whimsical backdrop that would look ridiculous anywhere else, but works effortlessly here. Framed photos of the hotel in the 1960s can be found all over the hotel — Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis stayed here, and they've opened a new bar called the History Lounge as a nod to the hotel's storied past. This is a place that works hard to maintain an environment of ease, and you're sure to settle in to the pampering rather quickly.
Last updated on 25th March, 2015.
Type of room, low and high season prices
Room: Superior double room, low season: US$110, high season US$170. Notes:
Room: Deluxe double room, low season: US$120, high season US$190. Notes:
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