‘Exclusivity, indulgence and three great golf courses’
Sandy Lane is located on the western, ‘platinum coast,’ of Barbados, on its own coral sand beach. The hotel’s rooms, suites and villas are scattered across separate exclusive wings, each offering a spacious outdoor living area with tropical garden surroundings or scenic sea views. The resort has its own world-renowned golf courses, one of which was crafted by architect Tom Fazio. There is a stunning swimming pool with cascading waterfall, a fun club for kids, a host of water sports and beach activities and the incredible spa facilities voted number one in the Caribbean. Dining is enjoyed at one of four restaurants offering cuisine from across the world.
‘Exclusive beachfront living’
The Fairmont Royal Pavilion is ‘on the beach’. The colonial architecture blends with Bajan lifestyle and culture. There are just 72 guest rooms and suites which can be interconnected and reconfigured to provide holiday accommodation for all family and group sizes. Accommodation lies on the beach or in the gardens and all feature furnished balconies or terraces. At the Fairmont Royal you can kayak, stand up paddleboard, play tennis or enjoy an in-room spa treatment. The tropical gardens are home to the outdoor freshwater pool and there is a Fitness room overlooking the Caribbean Sea. Local Bajan and International cuisine is served at the resorts three bar/restaurants.
‘Unforgettable memories for families and couples alike’
Situated on the Platinum West Coast of Barbados, Colony Club by Elegant Hotels is perfect for both families and couples. Restored from a former colonial club, the resort sits within seven acres of tropical gardens overlooking the Caribbean Sea. The 96 guest rooms and suites have a private balcony or patio, with some opening out to the lagoon pool. The resort offers water sports and island excursions, tennis courts, freshwater swimming pools and spa facilities.
‘Tree-top suites and unbeatable facilities’
Sister of the neighbouring Coral Reef Club, The Sandpiper Barbados is run by the friendly Capaldi family. It is located in tropical gardens of coconut palm bougainvillaea and hibiscus and leads onto the beach. There is a free transfer for guests to the Spa at Coral Reef, which takes a couple of minutes and there are a gym and tennis court on-site. The island features many great golf courses and water sports on the beach include Hobie cat sailing, snorkelling and paddle boarding.
‘All-inclusive, luxury Barbados boutique’
O2 Beach Club & Spa Barbados is an all-inclusive, luxury boutique surrounded by turquoise waters and a white, sandy beach. Feel like part of an exclusive beach club in Barbados with upgraded amenities, luxurious rooms and suites and a fresh, modern design. There are three swimming pools, two of which are adult-only, six dining options including two swim-up bars and a roof deck terrace.
‘Prime location with stunning facilities’
Set in 12 acres of landscaped garden the family owned Coral Reef Club is situated on the West Coast of Barbados overlooking the beach and Caribbean Sea. Accommodation has a traditional elegance and cottages and rooms have patios and balconies overlooking the garden or sea. There are two pools, spa, gym and tennis courts and water sports on site include kayaking, snorkelling, paddle boarding, sailing and an onsite diving centre. The Restaurant offers a la carte dining and live music/entertainment.
‘Once-in-a-lifetime rainforest spa’
Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort in St Lucia is a naturally beautiful resort featuring a range of accommodation that offer flexibility for couples, groups and families of all sizes. Sugar Mill rooms, luxury villas, cottages beachfront bungalows and Residences all have views over the Pitons and Caribbean Sea. Resort amenities include a main pool, fitness centre and tennis courts. On the beach, you can try paddleboarding, windsurfing, kayaking and hobie cats. The restaurants and bars serve international and local food and drink including Caribbean Rums which are recommended by The Cane Bar’s ‘rummelier’.
'Boutique accommodation with fine dining experiences'
Located overlooking Smugglers Cove Beach, Cap Maison is a 50 room boutique hotel offering a personalised service. The accommodation comprises rooms, suites, and 1, 2 and 3 bedroom villas with hot tub or private pools, perfect for families. On the beach complimentary water sports including kayaks, stand up paddle and hobie cat sailing and lessons are available at extra cost. With a ‘foodie’ reputation there are two restaurants, fine dining and French Caribbean and the beach the Naked Fisherman is a casual stylish venue where seafood is the highlight of the menu. The wine cellar is home to the Cap Maison Solera Rum which must not be missed.
‘Award-winning architecture with an unforgettable view’
Jade Mountain is a celebration of Nick Troubetzkoy’s award-winning architecture and has been built in harmony with its natural surroundings. The Sanctuaries and Suites offer open plan living overlooking the Caribbean Sea. The resort restaurant serves international cuisine and private dining is available in a number of locations including on the Celestial Terrace. There is a spa, fitness centre and for the naughty, a chocolate factory! You can also take advantage of sister resort Anse Chastanet’s restaurants, bars, boutiques, art gallery, scuba, bike, watersports and two soft sand beaches – easily accessible by foot or resort shuttle. No children under the age of 15.