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Southern Palms

3.5 of 5 St Lawrence Gap, Barbados
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our 3rd time here at Southern Palms.It gets better each time we stay here. Had a wonderful Ocean View room right on the beach with a veranda area to protect us from the few storms we encountered while we were there. The staff were again all excellent-On check in the lady on reception remembered me and my request for a... More

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Dorval, Quebec, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been going to Barbados for the past 30 years,we still love this hotel....the staff is friendly,the place is magnificent,the pool is clean and just next to the beach and the bar!My daughter recently got married and had the reception at the Southern Palms Hotel.The venue is amazing,the staff made it happen by the beach.The Steel-pan Band on Thursday... More

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Slough, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel was recommended to us as a relaxing chill out vacation and they were exactly right. Stayed for 10 days after a slight flight delay that I will add Virgin airlines staff were excellent. Arrival at the hotel was polite and informative. Staff at reception, bar, restaurant even around the pool area were found to be courteous and always found... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the opportunity to visit the Southern Palms Beach Club on a Saturday night. A wonderful location in the famous St Lawrence Gap, right on the beach with palm trees blowing in the gentle ocean breezes. A very romantic atmosphere, with disco lights, little tables situated around a shimmering pool, and a good dance floor, and waves rolling in... More

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3 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location for an oceanside evening meal and great food. It wasn't particularly busy when we went but that made it all the more intimate. Great to sit and eat and listen to the ocean waves crashing on the beach. Great prices too. All in all top class.

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Barton, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found ourselves without a bed for a couple of nights and decided to stay at Southern Palms, having been a frequent bar and Red Men nights visitor since our first visit to Barbados in 1998. We had seen the staff in action and were always impressed. The reception staff are superb ambassadors for this delightful hotel. Seams unfair to... More

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed 6 nights from 12-18 September, when the hotel was pretty quiet. It is located at the far end of St Lawrence Gap in grounds which the security guard said measured 1000 feet (300 metres) from one end to the other. But there are, we were told, fewer than 100 rooms and as these are grouped in various blocks... More

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6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall a good value hotel. Rooms- we stayed in a garden view room which was clean but extremely dated. If you can I would recommend paying a bit more for an upgraded room. By way of example there were bathmats at either side of the bed instead of proper rugs. I would say pretty much all the rooms probably have... More

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Wickford, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

everyone was great , the lady cleaner , the front desk , all the security , bar & restaurant , gardeners, you all made our 50th aniversary great . Super show marks out of 100 well of course 100 !!!!!!!!! Jan & Ray Cooper

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London, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Good location right in the middle of the gap. It has a huge frontage right on the sea front, staff are good throughout and rooms are ok, best to upgrade slightly here. we have been four times and the last opted for a better room and was bigger about as close to the beach as possible and was a lot... More

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Address: St Lawrence Gap, Barbados
Location: Caribbean > Barbados > Christ Church Parish > St Lawrence Gap
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Southern Palms 3.5*
Number of rooms: 92
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Also Known As:
Southern Palms Hotel St Lawrence Gap
Southern Palms Christ Church
Southern Palms Barbados/St Lawrence Gap

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