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The Sandpiper

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Holetown, Barbados
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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed at the sandpiper in early July with my family and 3 month old daughter. My aunt, daughter and I stayed at the sandpiper for 6 nights and we met my parents who has already been there four nights. Let me begin by saying, we had a wonderful time at the Sandpiper, will definitely be back to stay again,... More 

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London
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37 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for a week in June with my partner. We had a lovely room right by the beach. Breakfast was a really nice start to the day and the lunch menu had lots of light options. The location is really good as you're not far from some great restaurants like Lone Star and The Cliff, but also some smaller... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in one of the suites by the new pool not long after it had opened. The Sandpiper was understated luxury and elegance. On an island where even the fast food is dramatically overpriced, this hotel was worth every penny. Excellent loungers (some of the comfiest we have experienced, with custom towels) on a lovely stretch of beach, free... More 

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West East Anglia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

This was our second visit to the restaurant at the Sandpiper Hotel, and as before the meal was perfect, its not cheap, but you get what you pay for. My partner had lamb and I had a beef fillet steak, and both were excellent.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

We couldn't have picked a better hotel to stay in. There were lots of people there who were repeat guests, they had mostly stayed in other hotels but said this one was the best one. The Sandpiper is a small boutique hotel set in beautiful tropical gardens and is tranquil and peaceful with birds and cicadas chirping in the background.... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

This was our seventh visit to the Sandpiper, which is a family owned resort on the west coast of Barbados. After an absence of four years (travelling to more exotic locales), we returned to a warm welcome, by name, from staff that had remained mostly unchanged. The food is first rate, the service unparalleled, and the beach, although small, is... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

The hotel faces onto 3 soft sandy beaches. The one to the right has a more gentle slope into the aquamarine sea.We were advised that work had been carried out to stop erosion and this seems to have worked Lots of sunbeds and shades available on the beach in front of the hotel or on decking overlooking it which is... More 

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Manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

The Sandpiper has come back after refurb with a wonderful new luxury building housing 3 fabulous suites overlooking the ocean from the 1st floor like in an infinity pool. There is a lovely new swimming pool and best of all the beech is back! The staff are as attentive as ever. No wonder this hotel has such a high return... More 

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

We've visited this island many times but this was our first stay at the Sandpiper. The room was lovely, spacious, big bed (a bit hard for me), good balcony with table and chairs and 2 very comfortable loungers and good lighting. For me the only thing missing was a ceiling fan. I much prefer one to air con. The bathroom... More 

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Chichester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Wow, what can I say.. Great hotel,lovely rooms and amazing service. I had the smaller swimming pool virtually to myself for my entire stay. Would highly recommend the Sandpiper to anyone who wants a touch of beachside sophistication.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about The Sandpiper

Address: Holetown, Barbados
Location: Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish
Price Range: $423 - $1,368 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Sandpiper 3.5*
Number of rooms: 48
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Also Known As:
The Sandpiper Hotel Saint James
Sandpiper Saint James
Sandpiper Hotel Saint James
Sandpiper Barbados
The Sandpiper Barbados/Saint James Parish
Hotel Style:
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Saint James Parish
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