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Sun-kissed, white sand beaches, warm turquoise waters, luxury hotels, and world-class dining. Sounds like paradise, right? Welcome to Barbados!

Barbados enjoys popularity amongst those seeking the finer things in life, making it a regular haunt for A-List celebrities and Honeymooners. With a unique blend of Afro-Caribbean culture and an underlying British influence, Barbados boasts some of the best beaches to be found in the Caribbean, award-winning restaurants, and the finest luxury resorts.

Whether it's swimming and sunbathing on the west coast, uncovering the culture and history of the island’s capital, or partying through the night in the south. It’s easy to see how a holiday to Barbados appeals to all.

Excited to see more? Get in touch today with our experienced Travel Consultants and we’ll make your dream Barbados holiday a reality.


The beating heart of Barbados is Bridgetown, a port city on the southwest coast, this lively capital is the place to go for shopping, museums, and the chance to experience a slice of Bajan culture. For great surfing and the infamous nightlife of St Lawrence Gap, you’ll want to head south, a fantastic spot for holidays with friends and family. Luxury resorts, swanky restaurants, and golf courses are generously sprinkled along the west coast attracting sports and film stars. Some of the island's top attractions can be found here as well such as Hunte’s Garden and Harrisons Cave alongside designer shopping.

No holiday to Barbados is complete without sampling the nation's favourite spirit! Barbados is known as the birthplace of rum and it’s celebrated in every corner of the island, all throughout the day! Soak it up by indulging in the equally infamous Bajan cuisine. Predominately seafood-based, speciality dishes can be sampled at the festivals and events that fill the island's calendar every year, don’t miss the annual food & rum festival for the ultimate authentic experience.

Measuring just 21 miles long and 14 miles wide, this tiny island packs a lot in, and with a great bus network, getting around and exploring Barbados yourself is both easy and inexpensive. For a real flavour of local life then get onboard a ‘reggae bus’ – these yellow buses are great fun, zip around the island to the pumping sounds of dance music!


When it comes to a white Christmas, maybe you prefer white sands over white snow! Spending Christmas in the Caribbean is popular amongst many travellers and it's easy to see why! Luxury hotels in Barbados know just how to cater for their UK guests when it comes to all the trimmings, with lavish Christmas buffets served alongside exceptional regional dishes, Christmas cakes laced with local rum, informal carol concerts, festive-themed treasure hunts and if you are travelling with the family - fear not, Saint Nick himself is bound to make an appearance at most resorts on Christmas Day!


Dreaming of days spent lounging on white-sand beaches along the glamourous west coast, bustling evenings in Bridgetown or soaking up the party atmosphere in the south of the island? Whatever your perfect Barbados escape looks like, we can help you enhance it even further by choosing the right accommodation. For a little inspiration, here are a few of our favourite hotels on one of the most popular islands in the Caribbean…


This award-winning adult-only boutique style beach house is renowned for its personalised service. Arriving here is like coming home to your own private Barbados villa! 34 rooms and suites are spacious, elegantly dressed and boast balconies and terraces with gorgeous views of the gardens, beach and that stunning Caribbean sea. As part of the Elegant group, take advantage of their dine around programme at selected sister properties for a real culinary journey.

ESCAPE FOR: Adult Elegance


Situated on a tranquil stretch of beach on the island's northwest coast this gorgeous resort is a great choice for families looking for a contemporary home away from home (complete with fabulous ocean views!) Spacious 1, 2, 3 and 5 bedroom residences feature large terraces and balconies, outdoor dining areas and direct access to the pool and beach. Don’t fancy cooking? Private chefs can be arranged to cater for you both in the comfort of your residence, or on the beach if you prefer!

ESCAPE FOR: Spacious Multi-Generation Accommodation


Arguably the Caribbean's most famous hotel, Sandy Lane may be the hotel of choice for celebrities but each and every one of its guests can expect the star treatment. Expect impeccable service, palatial style accommodation, world-class cuisine, and a wealth of complimentary activities on offer for every age. From golf courses and water sports to state-of-the-art spa facilities and terrific children’s clubs, this world-famous resort really does have it all.

ESCAPE FOR: The Royal Treatment


If you are looking for a peaceful Caribbean getaway with bags of style, jaw-dropping ocean views and an authentic Bajan atmosphere, this is the place for you! Set within 11 acres of gardens on a magnificent stretch of beach on the west coast, Fairmont Royal Pavilion retains its reputation as one of the most elegant places to stay on the whole island. Choose a beachfront suite and enjoy decadent complimentary evening canapes delivered to your room each evening!

ESCAPE FOR: True Bajan Luxury


Barbados’ newest hotel addition could quickly become the coolest spot to be seen. A premium all-inclusive offering includes much more than just fine food and premium drinks, try your hand at creating a rum punch, or get a masterclass on taking the perfect holiday photo! Set on a gorgeous 1000 ft stretch of powder-white sand, this contemporary resort oozes relaxed beach club vibes and staff go above and beyond to ensure your holiday is unforgettable.

ESCAPE FOR: Incredible All-Inclusive


You’d be forgiven for wondering how a holiday to Barbados could get any better, but why travel all that way for just one paradise island when you could experience more! Combine your stay with a neighbouring island such as stunning St Lucia, or the less-visited Grenada. Or opt for a city and beach escape and lavish in the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas or explore the iconic sights of New York.

Ready to Escape? Contact our experienced Travel Consultants today and let's start planning your dream holiday!

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