Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Douglas

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Douglas. This welcoming and relaxing city is known for its local tours, restaurants and coral reefs. St. Nicholas Abbey and Animal Flower Cave are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Douglas

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Douglas has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Barbados Wildlife Reserve (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Caribbean International Riding Centre (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Green Monkey Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Sandy Lane Golf Course (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Atlantis Submarines Adventure (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Douglas

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, June, May, September and July are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 90°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Douglas

Nature lovers will enjoy Douglas for its pristine beaches, beautiful ocean views and spectacular coral reefs. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Douglas is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Animal Flower Cave (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Huntes Gardens (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Bathsheba Beach (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Brownes Beach (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Heywoods Beach (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Speightstown Esplanade (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Douglas

The nearest airport is in Bridgetown (BGI-Grantley Adams Intl.), located 15.9 mi (25.6 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Douglas, BB?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,008 vacation rentals around Douglas. From 361 house rentals to 464 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Douglas?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Douglas:

  • Saint Lawrence Gap: 294 vacation rentals
  • Sunset Crest: 370 vacation rentals
  • Hastings: 161 vacation rentals
  • Sandy Lane: 581 vacation rentals
  • Silver Sands: 116 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Douglas?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Douglas. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Heywoods Beach: 2,921 vacation rentals
  • Barbados Golf Club: 2,936 vacation rentals
  • Dover Beach: 2,934 vacation rentals
  • Port St. Charles Marina: 2,920 vacation rentals
  • Miami Beach: 2,933 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Douglas listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Douglas?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 361 Houses in Douglas. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Douglas include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 464 rentals available
  • Villas: 1,102 rentals available
  • Cabins: 34 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Douglas?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,332 vacation rentals with pool available in Douglas. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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