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The House by Elegant Hotels

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It wasn't ours, but it would be a great place for one. Very, very romantic and over the top exceptional service and ambiance. It's definitely a place we will never forget...it feels safe, edgy, magical, conducive to just doing nothing or exploring the island. Well worth the trip no matter what the weather forecast is and a terrible place to... More 

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Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

From the moment we walked in the front door of this lovely boutique hotel we were treated fantastically. I can't fault the location, the staff, the view, the beach, the pool, the cocktails, the sea, the people, the champagne breakfast and everything else - from cool towels, ice creams, water at the sun lounger and the lovely afternoon tea. It... More 

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Metairie, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The property is gorgeous but the service is even better. I've stayed in places all over the Caribbean and this was is tops!! Irene arranged all of the details for me to pull off a surprise engagement to the love of my life. Everything far exceeded my expectations. Andrew also made this one of the best experiences possible. His personality... More 

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Dayton, Maryland
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22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful time we had at The House. After reading the reviews, we chose an ocean view, one bedroom suite, great choice! We were met at the airport by Crystal, who took us through expedited customs and called our driver, Sterling, who drove us to The House. Upon arrival at the hotel, we were greeted by several ambassadors and... More 

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Sayville, New York
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

This is truly one of the most wonderful places we have every stayed at. The staff is genuinely warm and friendly, the property is beautiful and the beachfront suites are stunning, as is the view. They go the extra mile, in accommodation as well as the small perks such as mid day homemade ice cream treats to afternoon tea and... More 

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Columbia, SC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Wonderful, intimate hotel with excellent customer service! Great food, large rooms with a beautiful view. Great location on the West Coast. The pool and beach were great and water sports were right next door at the Tamarind, so very convenient. You could do as much as you wanted or just sit back and relax and let them serve you! Really... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

I recently visited The House on a business trip and had the most incredible experience at the hotel. From the minute I arrived, as the car pulled up outside the beautiful entrance of lilypads and fire, the service was impeccable. After being offered a traditional rum punch, which I gladly accepted, I was told about the complimentary massage, champagne breakfast,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We booked to stay at The House upon reading previous reviews and trust me it's one of the nicest hotels we have stayed in Nothing was to much trouble and the staff always made an effort to speak to you. If you needed a taxi one would be sorted in minutes. Amazing service. The only thing I think I need... More 

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at The House by Elegant Hotels, responded to this review

Dear Bristolholidaylover, Thank you for taking the time to share your review of The House by Elegant Hotels. We are certainly pleased to know that you enjoyed a holiday of pure relaxation with us. Service defines the experience at The House with our wonderful team of Ambassadors on hand 24/7 to tend to your every whim. We'll be sure to... More 

Nantwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

lovely hotel with great staff. Nothing was too much trouble. Champagne with breakfast if you wanted it...I did! I went on a couple of free sailing lessons which were great (first time I'd sailed). Would I go back? Like a shot!

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Rhosneigr, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

What fantastic experience. The staff at The House are second to none, they couldn't be more friendly or professional. We stayed a few days and then came back for a final night and it was like coming home. On our final night we stayed in a suite with it's own plunge pool and waterfall, what a treat. The location is... More 

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at The House by Elegant Hotels, responded to this review

Dear Mark T, Thank you for taking the time to share such nice comments regarding your time with us at The House. We are so delighted to know that you enjoyed such a perfect holiday with us. Our constant aim is to provide all of our guests with a relaxing holiday with sublime service, beginning with our indulgent champagne breakfast... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The House experience begins when guests enter along an enchanting private driveway, with lily ponds and walls of blossoming bougainvillea, which capture the essence of tranquillity and the promise of pure indulgence ahead. Through the hotel's wooden doors guests are treated to a stunning and unobstructed view of its white sandy beach and the ocean ahead. The open plan lobby is designed to capture the relaxed and inviting charm of the island - one that is sophisticated, yet informal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The House by Elegant Hotels

Address: Paynes Bay, Barbados
Location: Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish
Price Range: $467 - $1,224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The House by Elegant Hotels 4.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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Also Known As:
The House Hotel Saint James
The House Saint James
The House Barbados
Saint James The House
House Barbados
The House By Elegant Hotels Barbados/Saint James Parish
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Saint James Parish
#1 Luxury Hotel in Saint James Parish
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