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A team of Bermudian entrepreneurs has been chosen as the new leaseholders of the beachside café at Horseshoe Bay.

Delton Ebbin, Carl Vincent and Devon Simons – together, Horseshoe Bay Live – were unveiled as the winning bidders at a press conference today hosted by David Burch, the public works minister.

Mr Burch said HBL will take over the existing facility on April 1 next year unless an earlier exit can be negotiated with current leaseholders Chops Ltd, whose lease for the Rum Bum Beach Bar expires on March 31.

He added that a $3.8 million redevelopment project, funded by the leaseholders, will begin next November to revamp the facility in time for the 2022 tourist season.

HBL has been granted a five-year lease with a tenant option to renew for five or 10 years.

Mr Burch said the ministry received proposals from 16 groups for the operation of the facility.

Horseshoe Bay (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

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Published November 26, 2020 at 1:14 pm (Updated November 26, 2020 at 1:13 pm)

Entrepreneurs win Horseshoe beach concession

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