Sweet Sonesta Hotel Honey

The Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore is home to about 30,000 honey bees. In cooperation with Baltimore Honey, this local non-profit organization assists the hotel with maintaining its own on-site apiary where we harvest our own all natural and organic raw honey. The honeybees spend their days collecting nectar and pollen from all over the city of Baltimore, some traveling as much as five miles per day. The honey produced collects in the hotel apiary and anything in excess of 50 quarts can be harvested for our use. Honeybees are the only bee that produces food – honey for humans to consume.  We use the harvested product for our signature and savory Harbor Court Honey Wings and for the hotel’s signature cocktail.  Executive chef Josean Rosado is so interested in the hotel honey program that he became a certified beekeeper in order to assist Baltimore Honey with its Community Supported Apiaries (CSA) program.

Located on the Inner Harbor, overlooking the picturesque Baltimore waterfront, the 195 room Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore offers a AAA approved 4-Diamond experience. Guest amenities include 24-hour rooftop fitness center, swimming pool with panoramic views, racquetball and tennis courts, in-room movies, wireless high-speed internet access, and complimentary daily shoe shine. The hotel is home to Brightons restaurant, featuring an old world charm and contemporary American cuisine; and the Explorer Lounge which offers creative and classic cocktails and a casual option for lunch, dinner and late night dining. With 10,000 square feet of meeting space, Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore also accommodates meetings and events. Offering a sweeping grand staircase and a harbor view ballroom, the hotel is ideal for weddings and other glamorous social occasions. The hotel is conveniently located on the Inner Harbor, walking distance to many of Baltimore's most well-known attractions including Camden Yards, American Visionary Art Museum, and the National Aquarium.

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