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Shades Holiday Apartments

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Laynes Road | Paynes Bay, BB29004, Barbados
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting Barbados for the first time with a couple of friends that visit annually, we were all impressed with our choice of location. We have booked to go back next year. Just a short walk from Paynes Beach and the local bus stop. The apartment had everything needed for self catering, albeit that we only ate breakfast "at home". The... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice apartments almost home from home different types of accommodation to suite all Nice pool not to far away from the paynes beach and all the amenities of St James Jackie and Erroll are also a great hosts Car hire is possible too peak times you need to book

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

Fabulous location, within a short walk of the beach and on a well served bus route. Shades is a wonderful peaceful retreat away from the busier beach areas with a Iovely pool, amazing gardens, secure parking and a manager who really wants to ensure you have an amazing stay. Jacqui works tirelessly to welcome you and immerse you in local... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Visiting Barbados to join in my daighter's wedding celebrations. We chose Shades because the gardens looked lovely on the website and I am a keen gardener. We were not disappointed. A very high standard of accommodation. Apartments very maintained and Jacqui welcomed us with a delicious rum punch cocktail which set the tone for our whole break. Pool area was... More 

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Reading
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Jacqui was enormously helpful in booking our unusually short stay at Shades and provided a wonderful welcome on our arrival. The place is delightful and convenient for beaches, restaurants and other places of interest. The apartment was spacious and well-appointed; we would have been happy to stay longer - and share our 60th birthday celebration with the previous reviewer's 50th!

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2 Thank Pickyabouthotels2
United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

I booked the holiday on the Friday and flew out the Sunday to celebrate my 50th birthday waking up to sunshine and palm trees. It was the BEST decision I made going to Shades of Barbados. From the moment I arrived it felt like I had known the Manager all my life, she was SO welcoming and friendly. I also... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We stayed in a ground floor apartment for 5 nights and loved it here from the moment we arrived. The apartment was beautifully furnished with a modern look and spotlessly clean, everything looked brand new with plenty of space in the living room/kitchen, bedroom and bathroom and a great shower. The air con worked well (and thank goodness, as it... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

I had a fantastic time staying at Shades in March 2015. Great weather and I loved the biggest decisions of my day being beach or pool, and when to have my first drink. I stayed in Apt 6 which was very spacious and had everything I needed (incl AC & wifi). I had breakfast on the patio every morning and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Shades for 5 nights prior to a two week Caribbean cruise. The manager, Jacqui, is an absolute star for whom nothing was too much trouble. She arranged for us to be picked up at the airport, organised the provision of a hire car at an excellent rate and allowed us to return for a few hours at... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Stayed at Shades for a week, enjoyed every minute and hope to return later in the year. Jacqui met us on arrival and what a lovely lady she is, nothing too much trouble and full of local advice. The apartment which was exceptionally clean was in a lovely location with easy transport links to Bridgetown and Holetown. The apartments are... More 

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