Co-Founder, COO & Principal, Grace Bay Club
When Nikheel Advani arrived at Grace Bay Club in 2004, his vision was to elevate luxury service at the resort and redefine exceptional experiences in the Caribbean.
Internationally acknowledged as one of the most distinguished hoteliers, he possesses an unwavering commitment to personal guest satisfaction — a focus that inspires each
member of the Grace Bay Resorts team, and a sensibility that is palpable when on every property that carries the Grace Bay Resorts brand. Through his drive to deliver handmade luxury experiences to guests, Nikheel has transformed how Grace Bay Resorts delivers its elite level of bespoke touch points.
His vision and commitment to excellence has been extensively recognized. In 2012, he was honored with the ‘Ultimate Hotelier of the Year’ award by Island Destinations. Under his leadership, Grace Bay Club was most recently awarded 'Member of the Year' for its team’s outstanding collaboration and partnership amongst the prestigious hotels within Leading Hotels of the World. As Chief Operating Officer and Principal, Advani has played an integral role in Grace Bay Resorts' overall growth. He served as the top operational executive in the successful expansion and renovation of Grace Bay Club from a USD 15 million, 21-room boutique hotel to a USD 250 million, full–service luxury resort with 82 suites and Estate residences.