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Ted's Tours

Address: The Garrison Historic Area | Coconut Court Beach Hotel, Hastings BB15156, Barbados
Phone Number: 1 246 427-1655
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Ranked #1 of 7 Attractions in Hastings
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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London, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

Ted is hilarious, tour was lots of fun, meal was delicious! Would do again if we visit Barbados again.

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Uk
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9 reviews 9 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Ted is a character and he knows all there is to know about the island. He does the full island tour and stops at various local attractions (some well known and some not). He makes everyone laugh with his jokes and everyone has a great time. He seems to know everyone on this island and everyone loves him. His tour... More 

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Salisbury, Maryland
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Ted makes your tour extra special with his extensive knowledge of Barbados/history, and his extremely flavorful sense of humor! He is a riot and keeps you laughing while showing you parts of Barbados you didn't know about. The tour has a few stops to see, buy, eat -- whatever! Delicious authentic Barbados lunch and a couple of doses of rum... More 

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Columbia, Missouri
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13 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Ted's not just a tour, he's a trip. What a character. Enjoy the corny jokes along with the absolutely gorgeous landscape and island overview. It seems Ted knows about 1000 people along the route and I guess he should as he's been giving these tours for quite a while! Relax and enjoy -- how often will you have a barefoot... More 

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Narragansett,RI
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19 reviews 19 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

So glad I found Ted's Tour on TripAdvisor!! When I saw the five stars, I emailed Ted's wife right away to book it. And the reviews are all true! Ted is amazingly personable, funny and LOVES his life. He is a tall lean rum-drinking surfer dude born and raised in Barbados (the only white guy I met there born and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We heard about this tour from a guy on Dover beach who ran the jet skis. He was talking to us and asking our plans, we mentioned we wanted to go on a bus tour to see the island so he got out his phone and said here speak to my friend. I had a brief conversation with Ted to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Me and my girlfriend found out about teds tours by chance. We were talking to some vendors down by the beach and we're talking about how my girlfriend wanted to take a bus tour. He proceeded to tell us about his mate ted who ran a tour bus and rang him there and then for us. After my girlfriend finished... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

I've done this tour 6 times now. You won't find a better tour guide than Ted. The stop at Cherry Tree Hill is the highlight for me. Once you've done this tour, you can spend the rest of your holiday on the beach, because you'll have been around the whole island!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 via mobile

a very good introduction to the island. Ted gives you a variety of assets on the island. You get historical, environmental, retail, obscure and other types of information. Yes, there are silly jokes and antidotes. I enjoyed it and I would suggest it to anyone who is new to the island.

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Medicine Hat, Canada
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Barefooted Bus/Tour guide that must start your day out with a big warm hug , guy ,girl whatever. From the time you meet Ted , he will make you his friend weather you want to be or not ,according to him. LOL. Ted makes you part of a big family out for the day. You learn so much about the... More 

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