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Welcome to 'Barb's Cottage'

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 900 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-5)

A cozy chattel house located on the West Coast of the island nestled in a friendly neighborhood. The cottage is complete with 2 bedrooms with two single beds in Bedroom 2 and two double beds in Bedroom 1, 1 Bathroom with a shower, a full kitchen, living room and a nice breezy patio.

5 mins walk from the cottage you can dive into the cool calm waters of the caribbean sea just off Waves Hotel or just sit on the beach with your toes playing in the sand and watch the beautiful island sunset. Fine dining at Cin Cin restaurant and Il Tempio are a five minutes walk away whilst Wendy's Snack Bar a local bar is 15 minutes walk away.

If exploring the island is for you then our own taxi service with Jenny is available night and day to take you anywhere.

If public transport is your thing a mere two mins walk and u are at the bus stop.

If quiet quality time is needed with your love one then relax in the patio whilst reading one of the many novels we have in the cottage.

So come relax and take in all the island has to offer and enjoy your stay here at 'Barb's Cottage'.

Keywords: House

More Details

Owner
O'Brian (OB)
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 17, 2018

About O'Brian (OB)

My name is O'Brian and I am born and bred Bajan. Along with my Brother Sheldon we are the proud owners of this cottage. The cottage is named after our mother Barbara. However we have taken our initiative for 'Barbs Cottage' from our father Denzil who has been welcoming guest to this island whilst driving his taxi for the last 50 years.

During your stay either myself, Sheldon or my Dad Denzil is available to you to answer any questions show you the sites or just to say hi at any time.

O'Brian (OB) purchased this house in 2009

Amenities

Prospect House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Double Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) A roll out bed is provided
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Near Spa, 8 mins walk from supermarket, 2 Minutes walk from the beach at Waves Hotel. Walking distance to fine dining restaurants and local bars. A Minute walk from bus stop and reliable public transportation

Reviews

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average rating of 4.9444447 based on 18 reviews
Roosendaal, Netherlands
4

Nice and private cottage

  • 4 of 5

We have spend 2 weeks at Barb's cottage. It is a nice property, a litte bit old fashioned but with everything you need!

During our stay we visited the whole Island using the blue, yellow and ZR busses. They brought us everywhere we wanted.

Also we used the services of lovely Jennifer with her taxi, she stands ready whenever you call her against reasonable faires.

Also Maurice is a very nice person and he fixes everything what was required.

Barbados is a beautiful Island with lots of things to do. Snorkeling with turttles, swimming in the Animal Flower Cave, sailing with a catamaran and much more. The people are very nice and helpful.

We loved our stay and when we ever come back to Barbados we will book this property again.

  • Submitted: May 6, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind words on our little piece of paradise. We do look forward to seeing you again in at Barbs Cottage and in Barbados. OB
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5

Home away from home.

  • 5 of 5

Walking distance from everything. Beach, Grocery Store. Beds were big. We'll book here again next time

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect for the price!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at Barbs Cottage. It is a great budget option if you want to situate yourself on the pricier West Coast. The rooms are light and airy and the cottage has everything you might need. The location is fantastic, we went for long walks on the beach most days and it was so handy having Jordan’s supermarket within walking distance.

A few items in the cottage could do with replacing as some things are looking a bit worn and tired, but that would be our only complaint.

OB arranged for us to be collected from the airport which was great and he was also very helpful when we arrived. We were so grateful that he allowed us much needed flexibility with check out time. He was easily contactable via phone if we ever had any queries.

We would definitely come back to Barbs Cottage and will recommend to others.

  • Submitted: Dec 23, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect Barbados Experience

  • 5 of 5

I spent seven glorious weeks in Barbados at Barb's Cottage. As my first visit to Barbados, Barb's Cottage sounded like a great way to experience an original cottage, with history, in a great location, at a very reasonable price - and it was. As OB said, I was never home! Catching the bus, off to the many beaches on the west coast and more distant locations - never a dull day. Yet my favourite days were with visiting family, the people and the turtles at the local Fitts Beach, and shopping at the local Jordan's Supermarket. OB responded to my inquiries before my arrival and during my stay. He was also interested in my feedback about some upgrades for future renters (couch, cookware, grill, TV). Great time. Thanks for making Barb's Cottage available to me, OB!

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2016
  • Stayed: January 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Amy great to hear that you loved both the cottage and my island. We always do our best to ensure that you enjoy both. The couch I will get a new, softer cushion for it. Thank you for staying with us and i do look forward to seeing you again for your annual vacation away from the cold
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5

Two weeks in heaven.

  • 5 of 5

This was the sweetest cottage. My family and I could not have asked for more. We highly recommend this cottage. OB, his business partner and father were so welcoming. Great location, easy beach access and easy buss access. There is a delicious ice cream parlor at the end of the lane. We will definitely be coming back.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Would definately recommend

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic week at Barbs Cottage . Would highly recommend and will definitely be returning if we ever go back to the island! Great location , and a lovely property.

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2015
  • Stayed: December 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Wendy's Snack Bar
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Cin Cin
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Waves Hotel Beach
Car: not necessary

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75

Meet and greet at airport, pick up and supermarket trip for two persons arriving (car) $50.00 US
Meet and greet at airport, pick-up and supermarket trip for more than two person (VAN) $65.00 US

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.