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A small boutique hotel on the outskirts of Hamilton, the Royal Palms is the epitome of Bermudian design and style. Comprising two 19th-century manor houses and surrounded by lush orchards where you can pick fresh guava, bananas, avocados, and oranges right off the trees, this quaint 32-room hotel features all the island touches you’d expect from a quintessentially Bermudian property. Authentic details include an airy wraparound front porch with a swing and rocking chairs, a sunny glassed-in breakfast room with handsome Bermuda cedar tables, and a cozy chandelier-clad sitting lounge with a brick fireplace and hardwood furniture. Rooms are equally as inviting, with flat-screen televisions, iHome docking stations, and DVD players. Most also have kitchenettes with a microwave, refrigerator, toaster oven, and wet bar. Continental breakfast is provided daily, as is complimentary red and wine white during evening happy hours. For a memorable dinner, don't miss Ascots, the hotel's on-site restaurant, which serves an eclectic mix of Continental cuisine.