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Fairmont Royal Pavilion

4.5 of 5 Resort   |   St. James, Porters BB24051 , Barbados
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Bridgetown, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A fantastic hotel with amazing service. When we drove in we gave our name to the person at the gate and by the time we had parked and reached reception, the staff knew who we were and had all the paperwork ready. I thought this was a really nice touch. We were offered a welcome drink and escorted to our... More

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Victoria BC
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful wonderful place. From the moment we arrived it felt fabulous. The greeting was warm and friendly, whilst our room was not ready at 4pm we were offered a relaxing drink on a comfee ocean view couch. Everything about our stay was faultless. Just a gorgeous place to be. Thanks for the opportunity.

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RoyalPavilionHotel, Director of Operations & F&B at Fairmont Royal Pavilion, responded to this review

Dear Albert R, Thank you for review and we are happy to hear that you had a nice stay with us. Your appreciation will be very helpful in motivating our team here to perform even better and exceed the expectations of our guests. We look forward to see you back soon with us. Regards Kulbhushan Tyagi More

uk
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
32 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

easy flight, quick car hire and easy drive to the fairmont, excellent welcome with Rum punch. quick check in and escorted to the room. When you walk in you are simply blown away by the most stunning view from your bedroom-a most beautiful beach framed by palm trees. WOW! Room good sized, lots of storage space, great bathroom with toiletries,... More

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RoyalPavilionHotel, Director of Operations/ F&B at Fairmont Royal Pavilion, responded to this review

Dear docjimbo, Thank you so much for your detailed review and kind words. It is nice to know that you all had a great time with us and the family enjoyed the facilities and the services provided. We look forward to welcome you back soon again. In the meantime if I could be of any assistance please let me know.... More

Guildford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really special hotel-the beach is amazing, and it's so lovely to swim to the pontoon and catch a glimpse of a turtle! There is a great spot for seeing the turtles about 5 minutes down the beach and the water sports staff take any guests who want to snorkel with the turtles each day. The staff are very friendly and... More

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RoyalPavilionHotel, Director of Operations/ F&B at Fairmont Royal Pavilion, responded to this review

Dear Vanessa P, Thank you for your review. We are to glad to know that you had a great time with us and enjoyed the friendliness of our staffs and variety of our food offerings. Review like yours is a great motivation for all of us as we strive to provide exceptional experiences to all our guests. We look forward... More

2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Fairmont was incredible! From arriving at the hotel after a short drive from the airport we were greeted with ice cold rum punches and towels. We were then taken to our rooms- we had one of the double rooms on the ground floor that has a decking out onto the beach, and one directly above it on the first... More

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RoyalPavilionHotel, Director of Operations/ F&B at Fairmont Royal Pavilion, responded to this review

Dear Alice K, Thank you so much for your kind words. We appreciate this and we are glad that you had such a fantastic time with us. Your appreciation will go a long way in motivating our colleagues and to ensure that we keep on providing these hand-made personalized experiences to our guests. Thank you once again and we look... More

Moscow
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, friendly and helpful staff, pretty rooms with excellent sea views and very good free internet service, wide beach, but, like many have mentioned, the hotel does need upgrading, especially common areas and watersports. Cracked cement and paint are rather barely acceptable at these prices. Dark green streaks on the beach walls should be painted over or another way... More

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RoyalPavilionHotel, Director of Operations/ F&B at Fairmont Royal Pavilion, responded to this review

Dear Alex B, Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed the food, friendly staffs and great views from your room. Live music during dinner has received very positive comments from most of our guests. This said we have taken a note of the volume level and will ensure it is being looked into. Your comment about... More

London
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautifly hotel and grounds! Breathtaking views. Welcoming managment. Absolutely wonderful food!!! the best we ever had. Every meal was a dream.... However, after 7 days stay we were very disappointed. Junior staff needs to be more genuine welcoming and to try to be more helpful. Most of the team are fine. But fine is not good enouth for 5 star... More

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RoyalPavilionHotel, Director of Operations/ F&B at Fairmont Royal Pavilion, responded to this review

Dear Christopher H, Thank you for taking time to write this review. We are glad that you enjoyed the food and great location and our sincere apologies for any inconvenience caused during your stay. We have some great colleagues working with us and they are being mentioned by pretty much each and every guest in their recent and past reviews.... More

London
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27 reviews 27 reviews
20 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived and were met by the lovely, Charlene, we had an amazing time. Every member of staff was friendly and really helpful. We had a great dive with turtles with Kevin who was so informative and fun. We have stayed many places but this has been totally wonderful in all ways and we will return.

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RoyalPavilionHotel, Director of Operations/F&B at Fairmont Royal Pavilion, responded to this review

Dear Lynne0171, Thank you so much for your kind words. We appreciate you taking time out to write a review about your recent trip. Charlene and Kevin are indeed great colleagues and your appreciation will definitely motivate them to continue their good job. Once again sincere thanks and we look forward to welcome you back soon. Kind Regards Kulbhushan Tyagi More

London
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great location on arguably the best beach on this stretch of St james . We have stayed here now a few times .The staff couldn't be more helpful and were first rate but the hotel needs investment .Rooms ,common parts and watersports all need upgrading and are looking tired.We stayed here with friends who had a 5 year old-... More

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RoyalPavilionHotel, Manager at Fairmont Royal Pavilion, responded to this review

Dear Greeny18, Thank you for your review. We are glad to know that overall you enjoyed your time with us. We have noted your comments about upgrading the Public Areas and please be assured that it is being planned and will be executed in near future. We appreciate you taking the time to write a review and hope that you... More

Kittery Point, Maine
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff is very nice, and albeit the service is not at a New York City pace one should not expect more speed I would think. As they say " When in Rome...." I really appreciated the free guided turtle snorkel tour, complementary from the hotel. That was really a nice touch. But the a la carte breakfast here was... More

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RoyalPavilionHotel, Manager at Fairmont Royal Pavilion, responded to this review

Dear Wayne678, Thank you for your review. We are glad to know that you enjoyed our Sunday Lunch with live Steel Pan music. We apologize for any hardships you endured and appreciate you sharing your feedback. Your comment about more prompt service on beach and in the restaurant has been noted and will ensure it is followed up. We appreciate... More

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Address: St. James, Porters BB24051 , Barbados
Location: Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish > Porters
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Fairmont Royal Pavilion 4.5*
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