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Lovely beach, excellent hotel

We’ve just returned from a cruise/stay in Barbados. We stayed at the Radisson for our week in... read more

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Mike S
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Southampton, United Kingdom
Great beach, and relatively quiet

This is just down from Carlisle beach but is a lot quieter and it's far safer to swim out quite a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kamilner
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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Aquatic Gap | Nearby the George Washington House and Bayview Hospital, Bridgetown, Barbados
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Reviewed today

We’ve just returned from a cruise/stay in Barbados. We stayed at the Radisson for our week in Barbados, which was excellent value, with friendly helpful staff. The beach was beautiful, the horses were in front of the hotel from 5.45 till 7.00ish. The race course...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is just down from Carlisle beach but is a lot quieter and it's far safer to swim out quite a way without much danger of jetskis or boats. There's nearby rental places for scuba and snorkelling equipment as well as paddle boards, which seem...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What more can you say about the beach; lovely bay, clean and never really busy. The horses in the morning are an amazing sight; not so many just before a race day but there are always a few to be seen between 0600-0700 each morning....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Shirley_Chapman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a few blocks from the Marriott Courtyard and Hilton hotels. However, it was a little difficult to figure out due to the small side street that seemed more deserted than a path to the ocean. Once we arrived there was a vendor renting chairs...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank William Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful vacation with two families. Used air bnb house in enterprise and Accra beach resort for our week. Learned new skills in surfing and scuba diving. Relaxing and delicious week!

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank lisajS5884YB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a few hours during a cruise excursion. We all love this beach. My wife even want to come back here later for a week long vacation. I spot three leather back turtles not too far from the shore. Just wash the wave could...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank TonyCindy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Over the past month in Barbados, we probably spent 15 days on this beach. Great sand, overall the surf was good, a few rough, red flag sea days, but generally calm. Chairs and umbrellas for rent. several venues to eat. Jamaican Kitchen Grill has awesome...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank M7049LJstephent
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went one morning and saw the handlers bath the horses and take them for a swim. It is definately worth seeing. We also went to the beach durring the day. The waves are soft, there is no rocks, but its a bit busier than...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Brackens_Adventures
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Situated between the Radisson and Hilton hotels at the end of the famous Carlisle beach this is a more relaxed area ,super sand and no pebbles !. The waves are generally gentle and it extends out hundreds of yards for swimming in 5-6 feet of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank cjmorpeth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Convenient parking to this beach. Umbrellas and chaises reasonably prices. Lots of local families. Sea turtles galore.

Date of experience: March 2019
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jackieann157
February 3, 2019|
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Response from Patrick B | Reviewed this property |
Taxi prices vary by zone and can run from about $30 to about $80 Barbados dollars which is equivalent to $15 to $40 US. They accept US dollars everywhere on the island at the 2 bds to 1 US. If you use the exchanges or banks... More
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365JULIE
January 1, 2019|
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Response from m0ssy2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi We arrived around 6.45 am and the horses and there handlers arrived shortly afterwards. We had already missed the 1st lot of horses. If you google pebbles beach webcam and have a look around 6.30 an Barbados time you... More
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LondonEssexgirlie
June 4, 2018|
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Response from Gaynia R | Reviewed this property |
yes!! Every morning they swim the horses, but they are usually finished by 7am so get there early!!
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