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Located on the platinum coast the Colony Club is known for its relaxed atmosphere, timeless sophistication and appeals to those who enjoy excellent food in a charming setting with its tall palm trees and beautifully tended gardens. The recent renovation of the Ocean View, Luxury Ocean View, Luxury Poolside Rooms and the Laguna Restaurant is now complete and with the introduction of new menus and healthy eating options, incorporating fresh local produce, these are are a fantastic addition to the resorts health and wellness approach and will enhance the stay of previous guests and new guests alike. Colony Club by Elegant Hotels offers free motorised water sports for fun on the water, with a beach ambassador service, a meandering pool that winds through the middle of the resort with private corners for some alone time, spa with range of treatments, seasonal kids programme, tennis and themed dining to make the most of your stay.
On an excellent beach on the West Coast. 20 min to Bridgetown. Transfer time from airport: 40 min.Larger Map
96 rooms on up to 3 floors in 5 buildings with no lifts. All with balcony/terrace, air-conditioning, complimentary WiFi, satellite TV, Internet access*, mini-fridge (unstocked), safety deposit box and hairdryer. Pool Garden View Rooms have 1 king-size bed or 2 twin beds, sleeping max 2 adults and 1 child.
Luxury Poolside Rooms - newly refurbished with private access from the balcony or patio to the lagoon pool, just steps away, 1 king-size bed or 2 twin beds, sleeping max 2 adults.
Ocean View Rooms - newly refurbished with custom wood furniture and french doors with lovely ocean views, one king-size bed or two twin beds, sleeping max 2 adults.
Luxury Ocean View Rooms - newly refurbished are located steps away from the beach, include fruit bowl in room, with 1 king-size bed, sleeping max 2 adults. Luxury Ocean View Rooms include fruit bowl in room on arrival.
Junior Suites Pool/Garden View - have sitting area with sofa bed, marble bathroom with sunken bath, with 1 king-size bed or 2 twin beds, sleeping max 3 adults, or 2 adults and 2 children. Wheelchair accessible Garden View Junior Suite with roll-in shower - limited space next to the toilet.
1-Bedroom Oceanview Suites - with living area and pull-out sofa and 4-poster bed, sleeping max 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children. 1-Bedroom Suites include Champagne, fruit bowl and canapes in room on arrival and fruit bowl and petit fours on turn down service.
Laguna Restaurant, newly refurbished, open-air seating with all meals carefully created by the Executive Chef, and where possible incorporating seasonal produce, the freshest ingredients, complimented by herbs from its own organic gardens. Menus are tailored to incorporate local cuisine, with fresh produce from the farmers market and feature healthy dining options for all meals throughout the day and evening. Sunset Bar with happy hour 5.00pm-6.00pm. This swim-up and poolside bar serves tropical cocktails and light fare. Enjoy all day outdoor dining at the signature restaurant, which specialises in seafood and continental cuisine. Weekly theme nights provide fun for the whole family; visit the seaside grill and International buffet on Tuesdays, the Bajan fish grill on Wednesdays and enjoy Lobster and Jazz on Thursdays. Exchange dining programme with 6 restaurants at select sister hotels (daily water taxi to sister hotels on West Coast, subject to availability), meal and drink supplements apply. Restaurant is non-smoking.
4 lagoon-style swimming pools, complimentary water sports including water-skiing, sailing, boogie boarding, paddle boarding, snorkelling, kayaking, windsurfing, aqua-aerobics, free floodlit tennis and equipment. Fitness centre. Colony Club's seasonal Kids' Korner is available for ages 3-12 (children must be potty trained).
Nightly entertainment (seasonal).
Room service (small service charge). Daily water taxi to sister hotels on West Coast (subject to availability). Boutique jewellery store. WiFi internet access is available throughout the resort and in rooms.
Half-board and full-board options are taken in the Laguna restaurant only.
Dress code: In the restaurant it's elegantly casual after 6.00pm.
*Denotes local charge.
Child ages are up to and including 2-12 years.
Please note: Children under 12 years are not permitted 01-29 Feb ’16.
If you pre-purchased meal plans over Christmas and New Year the gala meals are not included in your board basis but you will receive a dinner credit of US$90 per adult and US$45 per child and a surcharge will apply, payable locally
Please note: Rooms and restaurant are non-smoking.
5 nights: 01-28 Feb '15 and 01-28 Feb '16.
7 nights: 19 Dec '15-06 Jan '16 and 19 Dec '16-06 Jan '17.
Partially Accessible: properties that offer wheelchair adapted rooms with partially accessible amenities. Please note: These rooms are subject to availability and may only be available in specific room categories with varying bedding arrangements. Please request this at the time of booking. There is 1 restaurant up 15 steps. The Virgin Holidays Special Assistance Team can be contacted by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 0844 557 3998, Monday-Friday 9.00am-5.30pm.Check Prices Back to top
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Our first trip to beautiful Barbados, and the fabulous Colony Clubâ€¦but sure it will not be the last! The hotel was recommended to us by friends who have been visitors for many years, and as expected... Read more we had reservationsâ€¦will it live up to our expectations?? Should not have worried! Everything & everyone at the Colony Club is excellent. Lovely, spacious, very clean Luxury Ocean view room,â€¦.and it REALLY was that! Large bathroom area. Daily cleaning, and evening turn-down service. Good choice at Breakfast. We ate once in the restaurant for the Steak night. Great food,quality Steak, cooked to perfection with accompanying sides. Relaxed atmosphere. Each day at the beach you are served with frozen grapes, canapÃ©s, then afternoon ices. Cold towels are handed to you to help cool down. Excellent service by Antonio. The entire Staff are friendly, welcoming, polite, attentive, and helpful. We spoke to many guests who have been visiting the Hotel for many years now, and they were all very helpful with hints & tips on things to do, places to go etc. Thanks Guys! If you are thinking of going to Barbados, PLEASE give Colony Club a tryâ€¦you will not be disappointedâ€¦..Honest! Read less
First time for us at Colony Club after recommendations from our travel organiser. On arrival we found that one of the rooms we had booked and confirmed had not been allotted to us. This was quickly... Read more resolved by the reception staff, however one of the rooms had been renovated and the other had not, therefore we paid the same price for two rooms of different quality. Although the hotel tries hard to provide a 5 star product, this is not achieved. Breakfast is only served until 0930hrs, unless you want to take it in your room. So if you miss breakfast by a couple of minutes, you can't get anything to eat until 12.30hrs when the sun deck restaurant opens (poor). Considering this is a 5 star hotel, I would expect to be able to stay in the bar after 12 o'clock midnight, however the bar is closed and it's off to bed because there is nothing else on offer. I don't want a party/night club hotel, but as I keep saying, this is a 5 star establishment and I have never known in any hotel across the world that I have visited that the bar closes without question at midnight. Sun lounger wars!!! At 0600 hrs every morning the same people emerge from their rooms with magazines or flip flop in hand to command their entitlement to their own sun lounger. The hotel policy is that loungers cannot be reserved. The management should explain this to the staff because you end up with two rows of unoccupied loungers whilst their 'owners' disappear for hours on end whilst people who have not been so greedy and ignorant are unable to claim a lounger. Management please note. This needs addressing urgently. I don't travel half way across the world, pay a premium rate for a hotel to be treated as though I was in a 2 star hotel in Benidorm. Good points are that the majority of the staff are extremely friendly and helpful, although there are one or two grumpy faces now and again. For most of the time service is good, however on occasions we had to wait over half an hour for ordered drinks to arrive. I appreciate that the hotel is situated directly on to the beach, which the public have access to, but it gets a little annoying when you continually have to say no to the beach hawkers. Security is present on the beach, but they don't seem to have much effect. Because the hotel is so close to the sea, it does get weathered, however it is now a little grubby around the edges and not as clean as I expected. Overall a nice hotel, great poisoning, friendly and attentive staff (most of the time) and a relaxing place to be. I would question the 5 star rating and would suggest it is more 3plus - 4 star. Would we return. Possibly, but would try out other options first. Read less
Everything about this hotel is first class. Service is amazing!! Our favourite is Antonio (I think that's his name) from around the pool. He is a credit to the hotel! Staff are always helpful And... Read more smiling! Breakfast is wonderful. Water in the room Every evening, fantastic huge rooms and bathrooms. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend and we will be rebooking. Read less
When arriving at this hotel you can get the wrong impression if you have travelled a lot! Once you settle in and start enjoying the quiet friendly atmosphere of the hotel you will be very impressed... Read more with it. This hotel is great value for money compared with hotel around this area. The food at the restaurant was amazing (not cheap). If you enjoy your food this restaurant will not disappoint you :-) Read less
Our yearly visit to The Colony Club and each year it seems to get better. Gayle and her team run a fantastic operation helping to make a perfect vacation. We had a pool view junior suite which had... Read more been decorated since last year with new furniture and looked great. Cleanliness throughout the hotel was improved upon from previous years. The only downside is the early morning morning rush to get a front row sun bed. We made more new friends and we all loved Antonio, the new guy on the beach. The water sports team were also deserve a special mention for their patience. Read less