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Dover Beach Hotel

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   St. Lawrence, BB15026, Barbados
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are just about to finish our 8 night stay here, booked through British Airways. The room we stayed in had a beautiful view of the crystal clear turquoise ocean. What a way to wake up everyday. Stunning. Our room was dated but typical of a Caribbean holiday room. It was spotlessly clean. The bed comfortable and the kitchenette was... More

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Marske By The Sea
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked via Travelbag as a party of six people (Two Couples and Two singles) to watch the three T20 games West Indies V England in Bridgetown. We arrived on Friday 7th March at approximately 7.30pm. We were all allocated our rooms after a slight wait. (i) The safety deposit boxes had to be paid for...which was alien to me having... More

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Brazil
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87 reviews 87 reviews
34 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Average hotel, room size and cleaning ok, location average (end of the gap, poor of restaurants). The beach in front of the hotel has strong waves and is dangerous for bathing... We have a 1 year old baby, so we couldn't swim on this beach... Wifi connection awful, we poorly got a sign on the lobby, but inside the room,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

First visit to the Caribbean and therefore first to Barbados. Booked this trip two weeks prior to setting off, so 'captive' to availability. British Airways package for 7 nights was £863.00 each, including flights and our self-catering apartment, so not bad. Depending on where your apartment is, will definitely alter your perspective of a stay. I emailed Rosie in advance... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Air con good, room clean, thats it really. Rooms were lovely in 1960, shame we turned up in 2014, pool bar and restaurant disgraceful with poor food and unfriendly lazy staff who watch TV all all day, no wonder the place was empty our entire stay . Hotel is more like a one star apartment, no atmosphere, no entertainment. Its... More

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St. Catharines, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

1st time in Barbados but by no means our last. This hotel is clean, well situated and have a wonderful staff. Mary is the jewel in the Dover crown. She will recommend excursions, book them for you, confirm your flight home, call a cab etc. We recommend Andy for a great cab experience and Mary can hook that up. Location... More

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Burlington, North Carolina
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014 via mobile

I have been traveling to Barbados every January for the past 11 years and the only bad thing I can say about The Dover Beach Hotel is, I wish I would have found it sooner. I've stayed there for the past 6 years and am already booking for next year. The staff are simply the best. The owner Jeff, the... More

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Enkhuizen, The Netherlands
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8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

+ Large room (208) in the main building with kitchenette. Excursion desk (Mary) was very good. Nice reception ladies. Beautiful view at the back (at the wild waves) We made breakfast in our own room. Shop with groceries nearby. - Guys kept offering us softdrugs, even on the terrace. Very annoying. Not always hot water, but no problem for us.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Hotel situated in great location for exploring and getting about the island.Rooms could do with update but well equipped for our needs (self Catering) Superb beaches directly infront of hotel short walk to Oistens or the "Gap" with plenty of eating options.Reception friendly and helpful.Bar area not very welcoming.Poolside beds soon occupied not enough to go round.Would give it another... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

I have been working in Barbados for 3 months now. The company has as stay at this hotel, and I'm sorry to say the experience has been bad. First the good news. The hotel is well located, near St Lawrence Gap, in front of the beach. Rooms are adequate. It has a swimming pool and a gym (I have never... More

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Additional Information about Dover Beach Hotel

Also Known As:
Dover Beach Christ Church
Hotel Dover Beach
Dover Beach Hotel Barbados
Dover Beach Hotel Barbados/Christ Church Parish
Address: St. Lawrence, BB15026, Barbados
Location: Caribbean > Barbados > Christ Church Parish
Amenities:
Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#17 On the Beach Hotel in Christ Church Parish
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Dover Beach Hotel 2.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This family-owned, friendly hotel is nestled away from the hustle and bustle of the St. Lawrence Gap. We feature a beautiful pool and sun-deck, and rooms with panoramic views of the ocean or tropical gardens. Renovated in 2007, all suites/studios are air-conditioned with double or twin beds. Rooms feature full kitchenettes, stove, fridge, telephone, radio, in-room safe, cable television, full bathroom, private balcony and daily housekeeping service. Perfect for families, weddings, honeymooners, teams and groups. ... more   less 
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