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Coral Reef Club

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Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for 5 nights at the end of a cruise. It was a recommendation from a friend and thoroughly deserved. Previous reviewers have said everything there is to say about the place so no repetition here except to say we would wholeheartedly endorse those comments. We had a garden room 'Guava' which was tastefully decorated, spacious with a...

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1Thank MandR1863382015
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we stayed here for one night after a cruise and it was fine. Very nice clean rooms , good beach and good food. But one thing to watch out for - there are a lot of birds with no fear of humans. While we were sitting outside one came and took the lid off our sugar bowl! Plenty of other...

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Thank SimonMcG1
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What is he on about, I hear you say. The good bits first. I don't think you will find better gardens anywhere in the world, frequented by the locals ( monkeys, mongoose, giant snails etc.) Rooms are spotlessly clean. Stunning beach offering natural shade under stunning pine trees, lots of sun, gently sloping in the sea. Beach service with a...

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3Thank aifreeman2016
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently enjoyed a fantastic holiday in Barbados and I would not have wanted stay anywhere else. The Coral Reef Club is family run and one of the most relaxing / sophisticated / comfortable hotels I've ever seen. The staff were superb - nothing was too much trouble. Our rooms were big with great views. We saw monkeys on the...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Stayed here over christmas for the first time and had the most wonderful rest ! The attention to detail in every aspect of this hotel is noted throughout. The tasteful decor is old colonial but very well maintained,the staff are efficient and smiley and the food was the best we had on the island , we will certainly return !...

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Ascot
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

In the main the Coral Reef is outstanding! We had the tamarind villa which was very spacious and had everything you could ask for! I particularly enjoyed monkey watching in the early mornings and late afternoons. The villa was always impeccably cleaned and a pleasure to stay in. Food--- awesome! The breakfast , whilst buffet style, had everything you could...

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1Thank Heather Q
Reviewed February 9, 2017

The O'hara clan has obviously found a happy recipe to welcome returning guests for 30 years and more. The negative of the positive is the proprietary attitude of their loyal clients fiercely defending "their" table! Lazying on the white sandy beach fringed by wispy shading trees and aquamarine Caribbean Sea is as enjoyable than the lush tropical property dotted with...

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Wirral, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 5, 2017

This was my second visit to this hotel and my luxury junior suite " ginger lily " was not as Good as last years suite " canna " the room appeared to be above the kitchens and there was a constant buzzing sound all day and night with intermittent sweeking sounds which turnout to be the entrance doors to the...

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5Thank pamandjim2017
Reviewed January 25, 2017

We arrived at the coral reef club hotel from the UK at 8pm. After a lovely friendly welcome and check in to our rooms our party was tired but we was hungry so we went through to the restaurant to have a look and see if we could have something to eat. I was wearing the attire I wore to...

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Karen C, Owner at Coral Reef Club, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to do a review of Coral Reef and whilst we were happy you say that there were many positives, clearly the negative for you was our restaurant which really emanated from your experience on your first night with regards to the maitre d’ saying that you could not dine due to the dress code....

Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 24, 2017 via mobile

Visited the restaurant for a buffet dinner which proved excellent in all respects. The ambience is very much " old colonial " and works well for the aged clientele for which it so obviously caters and of which I am one! Top price but top marks to go with it so fair enough I guess.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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Coral Reef Club
Coral Reef Club
Cuisines: British
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set amidst twelve acres of beautifully landscaped gardens on the calm West Coast of Barbados, Coral Reef Club is the epitome of West Indian elegance. This family owned and run luxury resort renowned for its special ambiance and classic island style. A five star hotel, it is one of the finest in the Caribbean. Accommodations are traditionally designed with wooden balustrading, fretwork and shuttered windows. Fine dining and personal service are a high priority at this "Small Luxury Hotel of the World". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Coral Reef Club

Address: Porters | St. James, Holetown BB24017, Barbados
Location: Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish > Holetown
Price Range: $410 - $1,240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Coral Reef Club 4.5*
Number of rooms: 88
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Also Known As:
Coral Reef Club Hotel Saint James
Coral Reef Hotel
Coral Reef Saint James
Coral Reef Club Barbados/Holetown
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“all beautiful rooms , but nearer the pool or beach are the best !”
 of 5 bubbles crabLeeds, Feb 13, 2017 | Read review
“Plantation suites are the best but cost an arm and a leg”
 of 5 bubbles pamandjim2017, Feb 5, 2017 | Read review
“Don't have a single occupancy room our friend did it was very pokey!”
 of 5 bubbles martincO7915RQ, Jan 25, 2017 | Read review
“I stayed in both ocean view and garden rooms, and both were wonderful in different ways.”
 of 5 bubbles InlovewGstaad, Jan 19, 2017 | Read review
“We had a garden room and it was excellent”
 of 5 bubbles mackieorpington, Dec 2, 2016 | Read review
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