based on 7 nights inc. flights
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per person for 7 nights, based on 2 people sharing a Pool View or Garden View Room on a Bed and Breakfast basis, including private road transfers.
At a Glance
Family friendly hotel on a white sand beach
Meandering swimming pool and many rooms with direct pool access
Popular themed cuisine nights at the restaurant
Aqua school with complimentary water sports
"Organic Living" concept with a weekly tour of the organic vegetable and herb garden followed by a "Garden to Plate" cooking demonstration. Tranquil garden with a rejuvenating atmosphere catering to the guest experience from arrival drink to herbs and vegetables that complement the culinary offerings
Best time to Visit
Good time to visit
Average time to visit
Offering warm temperatures throughout the year the Caribbean is a perfect year round destination. With an average of 9 hours sunshine a day the peak season runs from December through to April which is the dry season when you can expect very little rainfall. May to November are the slightly wetter months where you will find an increase in rainfall as the summer season goes on and with that some humidity, however the Summer months are still a great time to travel as the temperatures are hot and the rain tends to come in short heavy bursts but not all day long. The wettest months with the most humidity are September and October and these are the most probable months for hurricanes to occur in the region although many islands have not experienced hurricanes for a number of years. The average daily temperatures range from the mid-seventies in the winter months and mid-eighties in the summertime.
Call us on 020 3993 7307 to start planning your holiday to Colony Club
The Colony Club is an established hotel with whitewashed buildings and a colonial ambience, set amongst spacious tropical gardens. Its charming service, friendly approach and beautiful beach make this an ideal holiday for couples and families.
Situated on the finest stretch of Barbados’ Platinum (West) Coast, Colony Club is a timeless retreat restored from a former private Colonial Club. The resort is set amongst spacious tropical gardens that reach down to the white sands of Barbados and the calm blue sea, a mere 20 minutes away from Bridgetown, the island's capital.
The 96 rooms and suites are housed in charming whitewashed buildings with wicker furnishings and wooden ceilings that create a colonial feel. All rooms and suites have a private balcony or patio, spacious marble bathrooms with bath or shower, iPod docking stations, mini fridge, flat screen TV with satellite, in-room safe, air-conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities.
There are two restaurants where you can enjoy Barbadian and international cuisine in alfresco settings, generally they rotate nights of opening and there is a charming bar for those pre-dinner Caribbean cocktails.
Activities include complimentary water sports from sailing and paddle boarding to water skiing, tennis and use of the gym facilities. Play a round of golf on one of Barbados' world class golf courses or indulge in a massage at the resort's small spa to relax and unwind.
Colony Club's 96 rooms and suites provide luxury accommodation in one of the most idyllic locations in Barbados. With a private balcony or patio and spacious marble bathrooms, their sophisticated and charming rooms and suites are a relaxing place to take in the essence of the Caribbean on your holiday to Barbados. There are six different types of accommodation - each with individual features as described below - all of the rooms include access to on-site recreational activities.
|Pool / Garden View room||
Accommodates up to 2 adults and 1 infant, with a private balcony or patio and spacious marble bathroom. All rooms are non-smoking, and have telephone, iPod docking station, WiFi, clock radio,
mini-bar, flat screen TV with satellite, hair dryer, in-room safe, iron and ironing board, air-conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities.
Accommodates up to 2 adults, open-plan room with private access from the private balcony or patio to the lagoon pool. The room has a spacious marble bathroom. All rooms are non-smoking and have telephone, iPod docking station, WiFi, clock radio, mini-bar, flat screen TV with satellite, hair dryer, in-room safe, iron and ironing board, air-conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities.
|Luxury Swim-Up Poolside Room||
Accommodates up to 2 adults, open-plan room with direct access from the private balcony or patio to the lagoon pool. The room has a spacious marble bathroom. All rooms are non-smoking and have telephone, iPod docking station, WiFi, clock radio, mini-bar, flat screen TV with satellite, hair dryer, in-room safe, iron and ironing board, air-conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities.
Accommodates up to 2 adults, with a private balcony or patio and spacious marble bathroom. All rooms are non-smoking and have telephone, iPod docking station, WiFi, clock radio, mini-bar, flat screen TV with satellite, hair dryer, in-room safe, iron and ironing board, air-conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities.
|Junior Suite - Pool/Garden View||
Accommodates up to 2 adults and 2 children, an open-plan room with sitting area with sofa bed, private balcony or patio and spacious marble bathroom with sunken tub. All rooms are non-smoking and have telephone, iPod docking station, WiFi, clock radio, mini-bar, flat screen TV with satellite, hair dryer, in-room safe, iron and ironing board, air-conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities.
|Luxury Ocean View||
Accommodates up to 2 adults, open plan room located just steps away from the beach, with a private balcony or patio and spacious marble bathroom. All rooms are non-smoking and have telephone, iPod docking station, WiFi, clock radio, mini-bar, flat screen TV with satellite, hair dryer, in-room safe, iron and ironing board, air-conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities.
|One Bedroom Suite - Ocean View||
Accommodates up two adults and two children, with one king-size four poster bed and living area with pull-out sofa, private balcony or patio and spacious marble bathroom. All rooms are non-smoking and have telephone, iPod docking station, WiFi, clock radio, mini-bar, flat screen TV with satellite, hair dryer, in-room safe, iron and ironing board, air-conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities.
Children are now accepted all year round. Kids will love the range of activities available, from complimentary water sports to family-friendly island excursions and movie nights, they will be entertained from dusk to dawn. The Kids Korner, open in the school holidays for children between the ages of 3 and 12 years, provides targeted activities all day long: arts and crafts, beach walks, t-shirt painting, bingo and charades are just a taste of the activities on offer. Trained, professional staff lead children in a wide range of fun-filled activities from 10am to 12pm and 12.30pm to 4pm daily. Whether you need a hand watching the little ones or simply want some time alone to enjoy some of the activities just for adults, trained babysitters and nannies are also available day and night upon request.
Facilities at the resort include two restaurants (an evening dress code applies), four small freshwater swimming pools, two floodlit all weather tennis courts and air-conditioned gym. Daily children’s activities programmes run during key school holidays, except February.
Guests can also take part in the Elegance Dine Around Programme at the Colony Club's sister hotels along the coast getting there and back with the complimentary water taxi service.
Services at the hotel include an internet room and library with high speed internet access, wifi is available in public areas.
There are also weekly manager's cocktail parties and regular evening entertainment including a fabulous saxophonist. There are many off site tours offered to guests including an island tour on Wednesday from 10am, a guided walk to nearby Holetown on Mondays and Organic garden tours at the hotel with cooking demonstrations.
Complimentary activities include sailing, kayaking, sunfish, paddle boarding, windsurfing, water skiing, snorkelling, tennis, gym, zumba, pilates and aqua aerobics. Activities at an additional charge include spa treatments, private tennis tuition, scuba diving lessons and off-site scuba diving.
Victoria Douglas (Staff)
The atmosphere at Colony Club is grown up yet relaxed with beautifully wholesome menu options offering the freshest catch of the day with a few Bajan sides to sample the divine local flavours. The beach here has such incredibly soft sand, your feet will just sink! Being located in the heart of the west coast you are ideally situated to explore nearby Holetown and it's exciting restaurant scene. Also being part of the Elegant group, a real bonus for staying at Colony Club is that you can have a change of scenery should you wish at a sister hotel and get there by the shuttle boat - arrive in style!
Clare Leigh (Staff)
I felt myself relax the minute I arrived at Colony Club, with it's beautiful tropical gardens. Colonial in style, the hotel has seen a recent refurbishment to some of its rooms and there is exciting news of a new spa coming soon.
The resort has lagoon style pools, which snake their way around the hotel grounds and the luxury swim-up poolside rooms have direct access! You can also swim up to the bar and order your favourite cocktail en route to the beach.
Watersports are complimentary and available from the beach. There are Hobie cats, kayaks, SUPs, and Sunfish dinghies to play around on the gentle waters, as well as a floating platform which is lovely to swim out to in the evening and watch the sun go down.
If you're travelling with children, the Kids Corner is open seasonally for 3 - 12 year olds and offers a huge array of activities from jewellery making to beach games. I know my children would love this if I could tear them away from the beach!
Kirsty Harper (Staff)
More traditional in style, The Colony Club located on the beach front offers a choice of 4 pools (some rooms have direct access) and offer a great water taxi service to their sister properties which allows you to take full advantage of a choice of restaurants if you are staying on the half board dine around plan. Take a visit to their own organic garden and you get the chance to explore the island with the hotels complimentary weekly island tour.
Katie May (Staff)
The Colony Club is a traditional resort style hotel, with four lagoon style swimming pools meandering through the gardens. It does feel a little busier than some of our other properties, so service can be a little slower, particularly as things get busier towards lunch time. A recent refurbishment of many of the rooms and the restaurant have really freshened things up.
Anna Northeast (Staff)
More of a traditional Caribbean resort, when you arrive at Colony Club you really feel like you are on holiday. From the steel band playing in the gardens to the swim up bar, this is a fun place to be. They have a great little concept with a swimming pool meandering through the gardens and giving many of the rooms direct pool access.
Although there is no particular children's club set up, this is a family friendly place and they do offer suites. They're not huge, but will accommodate a family with up to 2 small children in a small separate lounge. They also arrange children's activities during the main holidays.
Colony Club isn't the most sophisticated of the Barbados 5 star hotels, however, it offers a Caribbean feel and friendly surroundings close to the main diversions of the island.
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|Book from||16 December 2020 to 15 March 2021|
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Location & directions
Colony Club is located at Porters, St James, just a 40 minute drive from Grantley Adams International Airport and 20 minutes from the cosmopolitan capital of Bridgetown. Holetown is a 5 minute drive away.
How to get there
9-hour international flight (non-stop) to Grantley Adams International, followed by a 40-minute road transfer to Colony Club.
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