Beach View offers an airport shuttle (available on request) and puts you within a 15-minute drive of Kensington Oval and Barbados Parliament Buildings. You can splash around at the outdoor pool, grab a bite to eat at the coffee shop/café, or unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge. A children's pool and a garden are other highlights, and rooms offer conveniences like kitchens and washers/dryers.
Pros: Execelent service, good food, problem solvers, great facilities, one of the best hotels I've gone too in terms of service and commitment to the guest's experience. Will love to go back with my family. Very happy with our stay.
Perched on the eastern edge of the Caribbean Sea- The Fairmont Royal Pavilion is a magical oasis of luxury- romantically presiding over 11 acres of gardens- with an unrivalled beach presence. An iconic five star luxury award-winning resort- The Fairmont Royal Pavilion has been for decades the epitome of luxury- an elegant retreat resembling a Barbadian plantation home. The people are welcoming- and the hospitality fit for the most discerning and sophisticated travelers. Discover The Fairmont Royal Pavilion *The Jewel in the Crown of Barbados*— a tranquil- enchanting retreat where you can play tennis- snorkel, sail and revel in the sun. Conveniently located The hotel is situated 32 km 20 miles from the airport and 12.8 km 8 miles from the capital city Bridgetown- and a half-mile from the nearest shopping centre in Holetown. Oceanview rooms guaranteed! When you make hotel reservations nowadays you expect to pay a premium for an Oceanview. Not with us. All our 72 deluxe guestrooms are Oceanview and feature a private terrace or balcony.
Coral Sands Beach Resort puts you within a 15-minute drive of Brownes Beach and Barbados Parliament Buildings. Guests can take a dip in the outdoor pool or grab a bite to eat at The Galley, which serves breakfast and lunch. A poolside bar and a garden are offered, and in-room conveniences include refrigerators and microwaves.
Sandy Lane puts you within a 15-minute drive of Kensington Oval and features a free airport shuttle. The restaurant is perfect for a bite to eat, and you can unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge or visit the sauna for a relaxing end to the day. An outdoor pool and a steam room are other highlights, and rooms offer balconies and 24-hour room service.
At Little Arches Boutique Hotel Barbados, you can spend time at the beach relaxing in a sun lounger, plus activities like snorkeling, windsurfing, and sailing are nearby. Guests in the mood for pampering can indulge in deep-tissue massages, aromatherapy, and reflexology, and the outdoor pool provides fun for everyone. Offering ocean views, Cafe Luna serves fusion cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A bar/lounge and free bike rentals are other highlights, and rooms at this upscale hotel offer up nice touches like pillowtop beds with premium linens.
Pros: The best location! All the staff were very very friendly. The food was great and I felt really looked after.
Would recommend to anyone, I'm definitely coming back!
At Sugar Bay Barbados - All Inclusive, you can spend time at the beach enjoying beach massages, volleyball, and beachside drinks, plus you'll be within a 10-minute drive of Brownes Beach. 2 outdoor pools provide fun for everyone, while guests in the mood for pampering can visit the spa to indulge in deep-tissue massages, body scrubs, and aromatherapy. The Reef, one of 4 restaurants, serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. 5 bars/lounges and a free kid's club are other highlights at this upscale resort, and rooms offer up nice touches like iPod docks and premium bedding.
Tamarind by Elegant Hotels is located on the west coast of Barbados, 20 minutes from the island's capital, Bridgetown. Situated in St. James, Tamarind by Elegant Hotels is an oceanfront resort comprising several hacienda-style buildings on a pristine beach. Nearby attractions include the Barbados Museum, underwater reef tours at Atlantis Submarine, and shopping on Broad Street.
3 freshwater pools are located among the hotel's landscaped gardens of hibiscus and bougainvillea. Sasso restaurant serves Mediterranean and Caribbean specialties for dinner only, and the Oasis Bar offers light lunches, snacks and drinks. Rilaks Deck restaurant and bar serves tapas. Yet another food option is the Sugar Cane Room; and Daphne's serves Italian dinners 6 nights a week, except Mondays. The hotel provides complimentary sailing, water skiing and windsurfing; paddle boats, kayaks, and banana boats are all located on-site. Tamarind's amenities include a hair and nail salon, several boutiques, a 24-hour fitness center, a business center, a computer station, complimentary wireless Internet access, a conference center, and a complimentary children's club. Babysitting is also available. The full-service Tamarind Spa offers massage, health and beauty treatments (reservations are required). One of the hotel's partner properties, Crystal Cove, offers tennis courts. A daily water taxi operates between the resort and its 3 partner properties, all of which are located nearby. Golf is available at 2 nearby courses, Sandy Lane and Royal Westmoreland, and at the Barbados Golf Club on the island's south coast. Diving instruction is available for an additional fee.
Tamarind by Elegant Hotels features 104 large, airy guestrooms and suites. Polished marble floors and buff stone walls create a European ambience, while rattan furnishings and balconies or patios echo the resort's Caribbean surroundings. Other amenities include complimentary wireless Internet, flat-panel TV, air conditioning, minibar, and coffee tea/maker. Marble bathrooms have deep Roman tubs, separate showers and dual sinks. Luxury ocean-view suites also feature 4-poster beds with canopies. Room service is available during limited hours.
Colony Club by Elegant Hotels is located on 7 acres of pristine beachfront on the popular western shore of St. James, Barbados Island, against the azure waters of the Caribbean Sea. The hotel is one half-mile from Holetown, the historic village and first settlement on Barbados. The island's vibrant capital city of Bridgetown, referred to locally as "B-Town," boasts shopping and entertainment just 6 miles down the coast. The area features numerous golf courses and historic sites.
The entrance of Colony Club by Elegant Hotels boasts an open-air reception area flanked by a peaceful koi pond. A freshwater swimming lagoon amidst plants and palms meanders through the property towards the open sea. The ocean waters of the western shore are warm and inviting for swimming, snorkeling and jet skiing. The property boasts an organic garden, which provides herbs for the restaurant's fresh and healthy locally-accented menu. On the beach, the Sunset Bar is a popular setting for evening soirees with its rattan furnishings and cabanas upon a redwood boardwalk.
Back at the hotel guests can relax in the library. Complmentary wireless Internet access, 2 computers, 2 meeting rooms, and secretarial services are available. Supervised activities for children are complimentary, and babysitting can be arranged for an additional charge. The full-service Waves Spa and Beauty Salon offers massage, facials, aromatherapy treatments, body scrubs, waxing, hair care, and manicures and pedicures. Advanced reservations are required. Closed Mondays.
After dark, Colony Club by Elegant Hotels features live calypso or jazz performances. The Laguna Restaurant overlooks the lagoon and beach from its open-air dining veranda, and offers local and international fare with healthy options. For a more intimate evening meal, the Orchid Room features candlelight gourmet dining.
The Colony Club by Elegant Hotels provides an airport pickup service for an additional charge.
Guestrooms at Colony Club by Elegant Hotels are uniquely furnished and decorated in crisp island styling. Tile floors complement the stone or stucco walls, accented by bright throw-pillows and fabrics. Guestrooms are air-conditioned, though the cool sea breezes wafting through balcony doors may prove to be a pleasant alternative. Amenities include high-speed Internet access (surcharge), iPod docking stations, and flat-panel TVs. Adjoining room can be requested.
The House by Elegant Hotels - Adults Only in St. James epitomizes lavish luxury and indulgence from first greeting to final farewell. Nestled in the pristine opalescent beaches of the Gold Coast of Barbados, this couples-oriented resort greets guests with a welcome beverage and "jet lag revival massage" on the beach. Each couple is assigned a personal ambassador who has 1 simple task: cater to guests' every comfort. Visitors can soak up the sun on the unspoiled, private white-sand beaches while personal ambassadors deliver cold towels, fruit, and chilled beverages.
The 2-level outdoor pool features a 15-foot jetted section and a scallop-shaped 36-foot main area. A 24-hour fitness facility is also available. Complimentary full American/English breakfast buffets, high tea, and evening appetizers are provided. Chefs at Daphne's have perfected an Italian menu with a Caribbean accent for seasonal lunches and year-round dinners in an open-air beachfront restaurant. Wireless Internet access is complimentary in public areas. Outdoor parking is complimentary. A full-service spa offers aromatherapy, reflexology, body treatments, waxing and various types of massage (closed on Sundays). Additionally, there are business services including audiovisual equipment, banquet facilities, a 24-hour business center, catering, and secretarial services available. Tours/ticket assistance is also offered.
The 32 guest suites at The House by Elegant Hotels - Adults Only are arranged around an open courtyard with a magnificent tropical garden and sparkling pond. The cool tropical ambience is accented with a decor of immaculate white walls, curtains with sparkling blue accents, and mahogany and rattan furniture on floors of terracotta tile with straw area rugs.
Guest suites are spacious, open-air private residences and feature patios with full ocean or garden views. Fine white Italian linens and goose-down comforters wrap guests in luxury. Pale marble bathrooms feature twin vanity sinks, and suites are equipped with minibars, refrigerators, and espresso machines. Wireless Internet access is available, for a fee.
Pros: We had three nights at the resort after 10 days on a catamaran in the Grenadines and it was great. Wonderful views, pools, and beach. Good food options. Will stay again!
Pros: Staff were wonderful from people working in hotel to people on beach. Hotel was immaculate, clean, and gorgeous! Great example of what a resort should be. Food was delicious. No complaints there.
Cons: Wish it was all inclusive.
AC in room didn't come out as high as we wanted.
Seaweed on beach. All of Barbados was dealing with this issue. However The Crane had staff cleaning the beach/seaweed daily.
The Crane Residential Resort sits atop a 70-foot cliff overlooking the Atlantic in St. Philip, Barbados. The hotel is 6 km from the Grantley Adams International Airport. From lush valleys to azure blue water, Barbados boasts some of the most beautiful landscapes in the Caribbean.
Transformed from a very small property into the large resort it now is, The Crane Residential Resort maintains its old-world charm. A pool with a marble sundeck and Roman columns offers ocean vistas. The pool complex includes 5 free-form pools, a children's section, a pool bar, a jetted tub, waterfalls, gardens, and fountains.
L'Azure is an al fresco, ocean-view restaurant showcasing classic Caribbean fare with a focus on fresh seafood. The Sunday buffet breakfast and brunch feature entertainment, and Zen offers Thai and Japanese cuisine. Daily breakfast (surcharge) is available from early to late morning. A manager's reception is held in the evenings.
A complimentary shuttle transports guests to downtown Bridgetown on Thursdays. Wireless Internet access is available in the lobby and main pool areas, and lobby computers allow for high-speed Internet access, all complimentary. Other services include concierge, business services, tour assistance, and dry cleaning. A fitness facility is located on site, along with the full-service Serenity Spa. The Calypso Kids Club is a great amenity for families, offering young guests a fun opportunity to learn about the Bajan heritage and culture.
Note: Seaweed is cleared from the beach early each morning by our staff. A complimentary beach shuttle service will be provided to an alternate beach when there are significant deposits of seaweed on the beach.
The spacious suites feature large patios with ocean views, old-world coral-stone walls, 10-foot high timber tray ceilings, Oriental carpets, floor-to-ceiling marble bathrooms with jetted tubs and spa showers with multiple shower heads. The junior suites offer a kitchenette and a garden view. The 1-bedroom suites have a kitchen with a refrigerator, smooth-top stove, dishwasher, private washer and dryer, and spectacular ocean views. Guests can stay connected with the free wireless Internet and free long-distance calls available in all rooms.
Location. This beachfront St. James is on the west coast of Barbados, within one-half kilometer of Holetown Beach, St. James Parish Church, Limegrove Lifestyle Centre, and Holetown Monument.
At this all-inclusive property meals and beverages at on-site restaurants and bars, taxes, and gratuities are included in room rates. Recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. There may be charges for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities.
Mango Bay - All Inclusive has an outdoor pool, equipped with sun loungers, beach towels, and beach umbrellas. The onsite fitness facility is open 24 hours. This four-star St. James property features massage and treatment rooms (advanced reservations are required for massages and spa treatments). Amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access. Mango Bay - All Inclusive has a restaurant. Guests are served a complimentary breakfast each morning.
Guestrooms. Amenities featured in guestrooms include air conditioning, coffee/tea makers, and free local calls. Guestrooms have televisions with ESPN. Business-friendly amenities include direct-dial phones and voice mail. Bathrooms provide hair dryers. All 67 guestrooms at Mango Bay - All Inclusive are non-smoking, fines apply for smoke-free violations.
Resting 3 kilometers from Holetown on the west coast of Barbados, Crystal Cove by Elegant Hotels - All-inclusive Resort is less than 4 kilometers from Folkestone Marine Park and 5 kilometers from Graeme Hall Nature Sanctuary.
This intimate hideaway invites tranquil moments along a terraced hillside that overlooks the charming Caribbean town of St. James. An open-air lounge off the main lobby features bleached-wood ceilings, overstuffed seating and views of seaside sunsets. The resort's white-sand beach beckons swimmers via wooden decks built along the offshore boulders. An outdoor pool terraces down to the beach in 3 rock-tiered levels. Aquatic escapes include boat cruises and snorkeling excursions to a sunken barge. Also included are water skiing, tubing, banana-boating, sailboats, boogie boards and windsurfers. The hotel can reserve preferred tee times for guests who wish to golf at the nearby Royal Westmoreland Golf Course & Country Club
The hotel provides numerous services and amenities including luggage storage, complimentary wireless Internet access in public areas, concierge services, ticketing assistance, and babysitting services (surcharge). There is a business center on site and the hotel offers catering services. A 24-hour fitness center contains cardio equipment, weight machines and free weights. A spa offers relaxing massages (reservations required) and aromatherapy treatments. The multi-level, sea-view Reflections restaurant features weekly Caribbean and barbecue buffets. Cave Bar is located in a rock grotto beneath a splashing waterfall and provides cushioned seating within its rocky alcoves. Drifters Beach Bar & Restaurant often features Mexican or Asian fare. A water taxi takes guests to other Elegant Hotels properties.
Crystal Cove by Elegant Hotels - All-inclusive Resort offers 88 guestrooms and suites on 2 floors (no elevators) trimmed in bright colors. Accommodations were renovated in 2010 and feature flat-panel televisions. Bleached-wood ceilings and white-tile floors provide traditional island backdrop for pastel fabrics and tropical furniture. Built-in desks and other furnishings are made of bleached, cappuccino-colored wood. A minibar, coffee/tea maker, and complimentary wireless Internet access is provided. Bathrooms contain twin-sink vanities and shower/tub combinations. Rooms and suites feature ceiling fans and air conditioning. Adjoining rooms are available. All accommodations are smoke-free.
Located in Christ Church, this aparthotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Rockley Beach and within 3 mi (5 km) of Brownes Beach and Barbados Parliament Buildings. Lanterns Mall and Rockley Golf Course are also within 10 minutes.
Location. This Christ Church property is situated near the beach, close to Graeme Hall Nature Sanctuary and Accra Beach. Also nearby are Brownes Beach and Barbados Parliament Buildings.
Hotel Features. South Beach Hotel has a meeting room, an outdoor pool and a children's pool. The property offers business services, child care (surcharge), and free WiFi. South Beach Hotel has a restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, a bar/lounge, and a poolside bar. Room service is available during limited hours. Guest parking is complimentary. The property has designated areas for smoking (fines may apply for smoking in non-smoking areas). This property is self-catering.
Guestrooms. Amenities featured in guestrooms include complimentary wireless Internet access, air conditioning, coffee/tea makers, and televisions. In addition, amenities available on request include wake-up calls. Guestrooms have cable television with premium TV channels. Business-friendly amenities include voice mail. Bathrooms feature showers, hair dryers, and complimentary toiletries. Guestroom services include in-room massage and housekeeping. Sofa beds are provided and rollaway beds are available on request. Connecting/adjoining rooms are also available. All guestrooms at South Beach Hotel are non-smoking.
Pros: The hotel is beachfront, nicely laid out, comfy, clean.
Cons: It does not protect the guests from taxi overcharging - the only country I've been to (and I've been to many) where taxi fare from the airport to the hotel is cheaper than from the hotel to the airport!! Taxi overall is expensive, and there are no cheaper alternatives for families.
Ocean waves were all the time too choppy to swim.
Hotel could use renovation.
Location. This Christ Church resort is less than one kilometer from Dover Beach and within three kilometers of Miami Beach, Christ Church Parish Church, and Graeme Hall Nature Sanctuary. Shopping is nearby and the airport is within 8 km/5 miles.
Resort Features. The 4-story Bougainvillea Beach Resort has tennis courts, 3 outdoor pools, a fitness facility, and a children's pool. A children's club and baby sitting/childcare services are available for a fee. This 3.5-star Christ Church property features a full-service spa, with body scrubs/wraps, pedicures/manicures and aromatherapy as well as aa hair salon. Bougainvillea Beach Resort has 2 restaurants, and a poolside bar. The manager reception is complimentary to guests. Room service is available during limited hours. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. The resort has a shopping center shuttle (surcharge) available. This is a smoke-free property (fines may apply for violations).
Guestrooms. Amenities featured in guestrooms include hair dryers, coffee/tea makers, and CD players. Guestrooms have cable television with premium TV channels. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. All guestrooms provide microwaves and full-sized refrigerators/freezers. Rooms have views of either the pool, the garden, or the ocean. Induldge with an in-room massage. Connecting rooms and turndown service are available on request.
Cons: construction..would not have stayed if i had been informed..lots of noise at 8am....also fridge did not work...all in all a bad experience
Pros: The lovely staff
Pros: On water, private beach, full amenities, very comfortable.
Cons: Food prices were too high and they charge a service fee of 10% to every bill which is not the tip.
Daily Mandatory Charge will be added to the room rate and includes: $1 per room per night Tourism Levy Holiday in Barbados and enjoy a prime location on the lush tropical peninsula of Needham's Point at the Hilton Barbados hotel in Bridgetown. Relax on the white-sandy beaches lapped by the azure Caribbean Sea, be pampered in of our treatment rooms, workout in the fitness centre or go scuba diving at the Watersport Center. The kids will love the oceanfront pool and Kid's Club. You can travel to Bridgetown, the capital of Barbados in just five minutes and to Grantley Adams International Airport in just 20 minutes. The hotel boasts 350 ocean-view guestrooms, including 77 Executive Floor rooms and 33 suites. All guestrooms offer private balcony, separate shower unit, high-speed Internet access, two-line speakerphones with data port, and cable TV. Guests staying on the Executive Floor enjoy access to the Executive Lounge overlooking Carlisle Bay and offering complimentary continental breakfast, hors d’ oeuvres in the evening, Honor Bar, and exclusive check-in and check-out. With over 10,000 sq. ft. of meeting space, this hotel features a 4,000 sq. ft. Hilton Meetings complex, complete with business center, boardroom, two meeting rooms divisible into five breakout rooms, and exhibition center. Plus, the hotel boasts a 6,200 sq. ft. Grand Ballroom with a 570-person capacity – the largest hotel meeting space in Bridgetown, Barbados. For family vacation or business travel you can also experience the resort's superior food and beverage outlets with casual dining, gourmet menus, a lobby lounge and beach bar. Sip rum cocktails from your poolside lounger at the Hilton Barbados hotel's Water's Edge. Enjoy US Angus beef at The Grille or indulge in themed dinner buffets from seafood to Mediterranean at the informal Lighthouse Terrace Restaurant. During your vacation, why not have your hair styled at the salon or browse the duty-free shopping and art gallery in the hotel lobby? Then visit Barbados attractions on your doorstep such as the Garrison Savannah Race Track and Bridgetown itself. Travel should take you places.
At Tropical Sunset Beach Apartment Hotel, you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Kensington Oval and Barbados Parliament Buildings. The outdoor pool is a great spot to take a dip, and guests can grab a bite to eat at Zaccios Beach Bar, which serves Caribbean cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. A beach bar and a bar/lounge are other highlights, and apartments offer conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves.
Pros: I liked my oceanview room however cleanliness was an F in my books due to the mold I found the next day on my pillowcase
Cons: My room was not ready when I arrived at 4:00 . The brochure clearly states check in at 3:00.
I also chose this hotel because of the airport shuttle. After contacting and emailing this hotel several times, we were not able to book the shuttle. There was no response from the hotel, and or return email after leaving several messages.
Pros: Beach Access
Cons: two separate beds made to be one. Felt the space inbetween
Rostrevor Hotel is a great choice for your beach stay in Saint Lawrence, putting you near activities like snorkeling and sailing. The outdoor pool provides fun for everyone, and guests can also take advantage of a fitness center. Almond Tree, one of 2 restaurants, serves local and international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Rooms feature kitchenettes, furnished patios, and flat-screen TVs.
At Worthing Court Apartment Hotel, you can hit the beach to enjoy the shade from a beach umbrella or relax in a sun lounger, plus you'll be within a 10-minute drive of Brownes Beach. The outdoor pool provides fun for everyone, and guests can also take advantage of a fitness center. The Courtyard Bistro serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. There's a poolside bar and a bar/lounge, and in-room conveniences include refrigerators and microwaves.
I was ver pleased with the hotel, pool was clean, room very well kept.
Pros: The room was very clean and spacious.
The soft sands. The turquoise waters. The swaying palm trees. They're all just steps away when you choose to stay at Courtyard Bridgetown, Barbados for your tropical escape. Along with unbeatable access to Coconut Court Beach, our hotel provides complimentary towels, lounge chairs and umbrellas for you to use during your day in the sun. Soak up some culture at popular local attractions including Barbados Museum & Historical Society, Garrison Savannah and George Washington House, or experience delectable island fare and vibrant nightlife on Baxter's Road. Following a memorable day, unwind in our spacious accommodations featuring free Wi-Fi and pillow top mattresses. Savor flavorful international cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner at Centro, our on-site restaurant also serving evening cocktails. In between adventures, utilize our fitness center with cardio equipment and free weights, or swim a few laps in our outdoor pool. Let every day of your getaway at Courtyard Bridgetown, Barbados feel like paradise.
Turtle Beach by Elegant Hotels - All Suite All Inclusive is located in the charming parish of Christ Church on the Barbados Island, only 15 minutes from Grantley Adams International Airport.
Just a short walk from the beachside resort are the pulsating and unique nightlife and dining of St. Lawrence Gap.
The Turtle Beach resort sits along a 1,500-foot beach of white sand, the site of cyclical nesting grounds to hundreds of hawksbill and leatherback turtles. The on-site lagoon pool and rock garden encircle the free-form pool and tropical foliage. Complimentary towels are provided. Musicians perform nightly at the poolside gazebo.
There is a 24-hour fitness facility. Spa services on site include massages, manicure/pedicures, beauty treatments, facials, aromatherapy treatments, and body wraps/scrubs (reservations are required). Additional guest services and amenities include a hair salon, a computer station, an Internet point, complimentary Wi-Fi, and a business center. Supervised child care for ages 3 - 12 is available (surcharges may apply). Self parking is complimentary. Recreation on site includes tennis lessons, and 2 tennis courts are on site.
The hotel has 3 restaurants: Chelonia, Waterfront, and Asiago's. Chelonia Restaurant serves a la carte gourmet lunch in an open-air veranda. Dinner becomes a formal affair, with menu entrees such as peppered mahi mahi and poached mussels. The Waterfront Restaurant offers casual fare of tropical drinks, imports, and grilled cuisine. All-inclusive room rates include food, house wines, and bar drinks.
Asiago restaurant is currently undergoing renovations. The property is offering Asiago's menu on alternating nights at the Waterfront restaurant. There will also be a Beach Grill Steak night on Sundays, Tuesdays, and Fridays. Two bars/lounges are available for guests.