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Crystal Cove

4.0 of 5 Appleby, Barbados
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were a large diverse group of 13 family members ranging from 15-90 years old. The rooms are a good size, clean and well maintained but a little dated. I loved the feel of the room for its coziness and well proportioned balcony. The beach is gorgeous with plenty of beach chairs with built-in sun shades. The 3 pools are... More 

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ferndown
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I have just returned from a fabulous ten day holiday at Crystal Cove. The ocean front location is superb, right on a wonderful sandy beach, and the real bonus for us was that although the hotel was pretty much full throughout our stay there was plenty of space on the beach and sun loungers were available at... More 

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at Crystal Cove, responded to this review

Dear geoffpFerndown, A warm thank you for sharing this glowing review of your recent holiday experience at Crystal Cove Hotel! At Crystal Cove we strive to provide our guests with an exceptional holiday experience and from your lovely comments it seems as though we hit the mark! Thank you for your wonderful comments highlighting our fantastic beachfront location, stunning sea... More 

London
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I hate all inclusive holidays. Or I did. Until I went to Crystal Cove. This is not the run of the mill, all day burgers, drunken holidaymakers and gloopy buffet bonanza that I loathe and detest. Crystal Cove is a brilliantly managed, tranquil haven away from the stresses of everyday life. I went with my 19 year old daughter -... More 

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NWO Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited beautiful Barbados Jan 7-15. I'll tell you about the resort first.....it is an older resort, small/compact (88 rooms). I found it cozy, my husband thought it too small & quiet. There are 2 restaurants-reservations required. We both thought the food was good to excellent. We did however eat off the resort 5 times which is... More 

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at Crystal Cove, responded to this review

Dear NWOCanadaSunseeker, A warm thank you for sharing taking the time to share your review Crystal Cove Hotel! We are all truly delighted that we were able to provide you with an enjoyable, relaxing and memorable holiday experience. Thank you for highlighting the excellent quality of food, our convenient and complimentary water taxi, the great selection of inclusive water sports... More 

Hitchin, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here in August 2014 and renewed our wedding vows, we had an amazing time, the staff were very nice. The food was out of this world!! The resort was clean and tidy and well maintained. The children's club was great my 6 year old loved it! Tips-take lots of mosquito repellent if you're going in August as the... More 

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at Crystal Cove, responded to this review

Dear mlmh1978, Thank you for sharing this lovely review of your Crystal Cove holiday experience! We are all quite delighted that you chose to celebrate such a special occasion with us and it is truly a pleasure to know that you thoroughly enjoyed all aspects of your stay. We thank you for highlighting those amazing features and qualities that together... More 

Stamford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just returned from an excellent holiday at Crystal Cove. The hotel setting is amazing, we booked an ocean view suite (well worth the extra money compared to the basic rooms) which was a duplex with a view looking straight out onto the beach and ocean. The hotel staff are all very friendly and our 2 year old was... More 

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at Crystal Cove, responded to this review

Dear Saffron2012, Thank you for sharing this review! We are all extremely delighted that you had such a wonderful family holiday experience here with us and we thank you for highlighting our well-appointed suites, the convenient and complimentary water taxi, and our excellent on site facilities, activities and water sports. I join you in commending all staff members for the... More 

Tadcaster, United Kingdom
2 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent christmas and new year at Crystal cove were we found the management and staff could not do enough for you. The rooms were very modern and to a very good standard , all grounds were in good condition and very clean including the pools . The beach there has good water sports facilities and plenty of comfortable sun... More 

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at Crystal Cove, responded to this review

Dear Don C, Thank you for taking the time to share this brief but lovely review of your stay at Crystal Cove Hotel! It was a delight to have you and your family as our guests and it is truly a pleasure to know that your Christmas and New Year's Eve experience with us was thoroughly enjoyable and truly memorable.... More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the friendliest place i have visited in the carribean in 12 years. Perfect for young families and the food was quite good. The service was also the best and most consistent, which is rare in the carribean. Entertainment could be improved was too far away! But overall a friendly well run hotel.

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at Crystal Cove, responded to this review

Dear paul s, Thank you for sharing this brief but lovely review! We are truly delighted to know that you thoroughly enjoyed all aspects of your stay here with us and we are very proud that you have ranked us as the friendliest property in the Caribbean that you have visited. We look forward to welcoming you back to Crystal... More 

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55 reviews 55 reviews
31 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I have just returned from 8 nights at Crystal Cove. We stayed in a sea view room. We were there for NYE and his birthday. We took at taxi from the airport $58bd very easy and well organised. My first time staying in a all-inclusive and it was positive. The hotel itself feels intimate and fronts right... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just visited Crystal Cove for the fourth time the place gets better and better. The staff are truly the biggest asset every person cannot do enough to ensure you are pampered and feel special. Thank you Crystal Cove see the whole team in May. You have given Julie and I a fabulous time thank you for being so good at... More 

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at Crystal Cove, responded to this review

Dear CJT02, Thank you for taking the time to share this lovely review of Crystal Cove Hotel! At Crystal Cove we continuously strive to provide our guests with an exceptional and memorable holiday experience which exceeds their expectations, and it is such a pleasure to know that we were able to provide you with this wonderful experience on numerous occasions.... More 

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Address: Appleby, Barbados
Location: Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Crystal Cove 4*
Number of rooms: 88
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Also Known As:
Crystal Cove Saint James
Crystal Cove Barbados/Saint James Parish
Crystal Cove Hotel Barbados
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Saint James Parish
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Saint James Parish
#8 Luxury Hotel in Saint James Parish

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