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The Wicket

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    Our beach
    The boat on our beach
    Property description
    Speightstown
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    Condo/Apartment – 
    2 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
    Penthouse, which was given 5 Star plus excellent rating on Tripadvisor in 2011, 2012 1nd 2013, situated in a small apartment block with panaoramic sea view. Across a small sandy lane is the beach used by a few locals for fishing and by the turtles in summer when they lay their eggs and the previous year's eggs hatch out. The beach is safe for swimming at high tide.

    The property is very quiet but is on the edge of historic Speightstown, known as Little Bristol. Speighstown was so importnat in the 17th and 18th centuries that three major forts were built to protect it from the attack of any ships. At present Speightstown is the place 'to lime', which means 'to relax and have fun'. The Wicket by the beach sleeps 5 (two bedrooms, and a study/den with a f...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Balcony
    • Blender
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Housekeeping Optional
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Refrigerator
    • Safe
    • Satellite TV
    • Secure Parking
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Telephone
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    • Water Views
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      Ask
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #FK188519 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Per night Per week Per month
    Default - - 4 nights
    $149
    £90
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      Apr 24, 2014 Nov 30, 2014 4 nights
    $149
    £90
    $812
    £490
    $2,783
    £1,680
      Dec 1, 2014 Dec 18, 2014 4 nights
    $224
    £135
    $1,392
    £840
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      Dec 19, 2014 Jan 10, 2015 4 nights
    $315
    £190
    $1,856
    £1,120
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    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Fees
    • Damage deposit: $331 / stay - Deposit
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Payments in UK pounds, US dollars or euros are acceptable. Deposit of 25% must be paid at the time of booking to secure the booking. Full payment to be made six weeks prior to occupation. Stays longer than a week at Christmas may be at a discount. £200 deposit (or equivivalent) is required to cover possible breakages. This sum is usually returned within 18 days after the holidays.
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    Additional Location Information
    Beachfront penthouse, modern and spacious, on the edge of the quiet, historic Speightstown, known as 'Little Bristol'. Uninterupted view of the Caribbean Sea. Opposite beautiful, sandy beach for swimming, snorkelling or just relaxing. In late summer you can watch turtles laying eggs on this beach. A short walk from Port St Charles and Port Ferdinand where luxury yachts are moored. Less than five minutes walk opposite direction to bars, bakery, restaurants and shops. The penthouse has all facilities, such as luxury kitchen and fast internet, yet it is near to the local scene. Car is not essential, as the bus station is a few minutes walk away. However, if you wish to explore the island we have secure parking.
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Tatyana B
Leicester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

I couldn't imagine a more elegant, comfortable, well-equipped place to stay: every convenience and facility one could need. Sitting on the balcony, overlooking the sea, breakfasting, or enjoying an evening meal,was just magic! One could swim literally across the quiet road, or walk a little further up the beach where you had the ocean to yourself. Swimming was idyllic -... more

SusanBrow...
Baildon, West Yorkshire
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

We are a couple aged 50-60 and stayed for 1 week from the 24th April 2014 in glorious sunshine. 29/30 degrees (a little more breezy than we have encountered in Bardados before, but very welcome; it was the kite flying season!) Everything that has been said before we whole- heartedly agree with. What a fabulous apartment in such quiet surroundings....

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webnerd48...
Speightstown, Barbados
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014 for a stay in February 2014

To me, I define a vacation as a space where I can unwind and just be myself not having to worry about or deal with the stresses of everyday living. Even though our "extended family" (a close group of friends) is retired, we still lead very active lives back home in Nebraska (US) . Everyone in our group has traveled...

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Listed since : Mar 2010
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