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4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Paynes Bay, Barbados
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mariamX1049RY Warrington, England, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Warrington, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Staff are outstanding and the service is excellent. Nothing is too much trouble. There are a lot of added extras included. The atmosphere is really friendly and some how leads to the guests socialising easily amongst themselves. We met some lovely people. Position is superb right on beach. Plenty of Sun beds. Also really well positioned for an array of... More 

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed for a week as part of a group staying on the island for a birthday celebration. The House exceeded our expectations. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff and the location next to Daphne's was ideal.

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swindon
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 10 nights mid november, it was our 20th Wedding Anniversary so we decided to have adult only holiday. The ocean view room 266 was ok apart from being above the restaurant,/24 hour bar so in the evening when people wanted to drink until 3.00/4.00am and play their own music loudly it stopped us from getting a... More 

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at The House, responded to this review

Dear karen h, We are disappointed to learn that your holiday experience was not an enjoyable one and we extend our sincere apologies for any inconvenience you experienced during your stay. Your comments have been noted and will help us to remain focused as we strive to maintain the high level of service we are known for. We are extremely... More 

Ontario, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife and I loved our stay at The House one year ago, so we had to come back. We were not disappointed. The House once again was fantastic. Joanna, the general manager, is wonderful. She sets a perfect example for the rest of the team, and as a result, they are all wonderful as well. They are very attentive... More 

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at The House, responded to this review

Dear JagC4, Thank you for sharing this glowing review of your recent holiday experience with us. It was such a pleasure to welcome you once again to The House, your home away from home and we are truly delighted to know that you once again had a wonderful stay. Your feedback will be relayed to Joanna and the entire team,... More 

London, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
43 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We loved our stay at The House and were very sad to leave. We stayed in a garden view room with a plunge pool. The hotel is a great choice, simply for its laid back way, its small size and the quality of the staff. Yes breakfast is great and the gardens lovely (watch out for the hummingbirds!), but I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at The House which was superb! Most of the staff were fantastic! Special mention to Andrew and Sheena! Sheena is a lovely lady who gives a fantastic massage! My husband had the other girl who wasn't up to expectations but we both had massages with Sheena which we highly recommend!! The afternoon tea was ok but could've improved! Breakfast... More 

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at The House, responded to this review

Dear jackson35, Many thanks for sharing this review of your holiday experience at The House. It is such a pleasure to know that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay, particularly the excellent service by our Ambassadors, your Champagne Breakfast dining experience and the exceptional massage by Sheena. Your glowing comments have been relayed to Sheena, Andrew and the entire team. We... More 

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

This was our first visit to Barbados and we couldn't have chosen a better hotel to stay in. We loved the island and the hotel. The House has it all. We loved our garden room suite, the communal areas were very comfortable, it was never crowded, everyone was very friendly, the service was excellent and the sun loungers were very... More 

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at The House, responded to this review

Dear Denise H, Thank you for sharing this wonderful review of your recent stay here with us at The House. It is truly a pleasure to read about your lovely holiday experience and we thank you for your kind remarks regarding our well-appointed suites and the friendly and excellent service provided by our commendable team. We look forward to welcoming... More 

Bourne End, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Barbados is a most attractive tourist destination with its fine beaches, interesting capital and historical sites, and best of all, its welcoming, friendly, smiling population. “The House “is located on the fashionable west coast in St James Parish. It is part of an “Elegant Hotels Group” complex together with Daphne's Restaurant and the larger Tamarind Hotel. It is a “boutique'''... More 

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at The House, responded to this review

Dear johnneil, We are quite disappointed to learn that you did not thoroughly enjoy your holiday experience with us. We are extremely dedicated to providing our guests with excellent service and an amazing holiday experience so any feedback that helps us to improve is greatly appreciated and your constructive comments will be addressed with the team to ensure guest satisfaction.... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is v.nice, the entrance is grand, and feels very exclusive, we stayed for 5 days after our wedding on the island... The rooms and hotel in general is extremely well kept, and the torches front and back make a great setting, the breakfast is great, with a huge selection of different foods, and champagne that is topped up... More 

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at The House, responded to this review

Dear Lightfoot09, Thank you for taking the time to share this review on The House. Congratulations on your recent nuptials, and thank you for choosing us to celebrate your honeymoon! We sincerely apologize for the inconveniences you experienced with us, as we truly strive to ensure our guests have a thoroughly enjoyable and memorable holiday. Your constructive comments regarding our... More 

Richmond, London
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just stayed for 8 nights at The House. What a very civilised and pleasant experience. We have stayed at other Elegant hotels with our sons and decided to try this as we were on our own. Having Daphne's as the restaurant is a real bonus. Although we dined around the area Daphne's was our favourite. The hotel staff... More 

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Address: Paynes Bay, Barbados
Location: Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The House 4.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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Also Known As:
The House Hotel Saint James
The House Saint James
The House Barbados/Saint James Parish
Saint James The House
House Barbados
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Saint James Parish
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Saint James Parish

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