Bougainvillea Beach Resort
Bougainvillea Beach Resort is a scuba diving destination in Christ Church Parish in Barbados. So, they have 100 accommodations ranging from deluxe studios and suites. Moreover, you choose between a balcony or terrace, a room with a mini-fridge and microwave or a full fridge, kitchen and dining room. Most rooms come with flat screen TV’s with cable and air conditioning. So, Bougainvillea Beach Re...
Coconut Court Beach Resort
Coconut Court Beach Resort is located on the south coast of Barbados in the Caribbean. Their top pick scuba diving center is located nearby in Bridgetown. So, the resort has 112 spacious studios facing the ocean with a private balcony. Moreover, they have ocean front rooms, superior ocean front rooms, and standard rooms (with a limited ocean view). At Coconut Court Beach Resort, the rooms feature ...
Coral Reef Club
Coral Reef Club is a family owned and run scuba diving resort. So, they are located by historic Holetown, Barbados in the Caribbean Sea. This 5-star luxury resort has 88 accommodations ranging from luxury rooms, cottages, and suites. The luxury suites even come with 4 pollster or canopied beds. So, rooms have flat screens and private bathrooms. Moreover, selected rooms have balconies or patios. Ab...
The Sandpiper is a scuba diving resort in historic Holetown, Barbados. It was built in 1970 and has been family operated ever since. So, the resort has 48 rooms and sits right against the beach and turquoise waves. There are Garden view rooms, 1 & 2 Bedroom Suites, Tree Top Suites, and Beach House Suites. The rooms come with Air conditioning, a hairdryer, ceiling fan, refrigerator, safe, and...
Climate: Barbados has pleasant weather year round; with air temperatures typically at 23 – 29°C / 75-85°F. Prevailing northeastern trade winds caress the island with near-constant breeze year-round. June till October is Hurricane Season in the Caribbean.
Water Temperature: 27 – 29°C / 80 – 84°F
Time: UTC -5:00 (ET)
Language: English and Bajan
Currency: Barbadian Dollar. 1 Bajan Dollar equals 0.50 U.S. Dollar. U.S. Dollars are accepted everywhere but if change given could be Barbadian Dollar.
Electricity: 110 Volts, Standard Plug Types (2 Flat Blades)
Marriage Requirements: Please contact the local tourism board for instructions and requirements.
Airport(s): Grantley Adams International Airport (GAIA)
Hyperbaric Chambers: The Barbados Defence Force Headquarters
The coastline of Barbados is diverse, offering a change of scene appealing to water-sport and beachcombers alike. The windward or eastern side of the island offers wide beaches, and wind-blown waters perfect for surfing. To the South and West you will find calmer climes, with unbroken white sand beaches. The water temperature is typically 80 degrees F, with visibility ranging from 40 to 70 feet. From fringe to barrier reefs, Barbados has diverse aquatic plant and animal life to explore; you’ll have a chance to see frog fish, sea horses, giant sand eels, and hawksbill sea turtles. Wreck divers will be happy to note that Barbados has plenty of wrecks. Carlisle Bay has over 200 alone!