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This is a beautiful resort, with its lush gardens and impressive 3-tiered pool, complete with waterfall and swim-up cave bar. Flowers cascade over walls and balconies, and everything leads down to a glorious beach with a generous array of water sports, including water-skiing, all free for guests. There is a fabulous complimentary kids' club which runs all day to keep the little ones out of your hair, allowing you to relax and enjoy the full range of facilities.
In St James, on a delightful West Coast beach. 15 min to Bridgetown. Transfer time from airport: 45 min.Larger Map
88 rooms on 2 floors in various buildings with no lifts. All with balcony/terrace, air-conditioning, satellite TV, fridge (unstocked), complimentary WiFi, safety deposit box and hairdryer. Pool Garden View Rooms with 1 king-size bed or 2 twin beds, sleep max 2 adults and 1 infant (upto age 2 years). Please note: The majority of the Pool Garden View Rooms have a garden view and the pool views are limited. All rooms are non-smoking.
Oceanview Rooms - with beautiful sea views and 1 king-size bed or 2 twin beds, sleeping max 2 adults.
Junior Suite Pool/Garden View - with a separate sitting area and sofa bed, lovely views of the pool or garden, and 1 king-size bed, sleeping max 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 child.
Junior Suite Oceanview - as Junior Suite Pool/Garden View but with beautiful sea view, sleeping max 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 child.
1-Bedroom Suite Pool/Garden View - bedroom with separate living room or loft suite with upstairs bedroom overlooking living room, living room includes sofa bed and second full bathroom, 1 king-size bed, sleeping max 2 adults and 2 children and 1 infant (up to 2 years of age).
1-Bedroom Suite Oceanview - bedroom with separate living room or loft suite with upstairs bedroom overlooking living room, living room includes sofa bed and second full bathroom. 1 king-size bed, sleeping max 2 adults and 2 children and 1 infant (up to 2 years of age).
Reflections Restaurant (non-smoking) is situated poolside for elegant dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and you'll find the Cave Bar (non-smoking) cleverly situated under a waterfall - but you won't get wet! Drifters Restaurant and Bar, is available for a more informal buffet lunch and à la carte dinner.
3-tiered swimming pool, 2 floodlit tennis courts, state-of-the-art fitness centre, kids' club (9.00am-4.30 and 5.30pm-9.00pm, 3-12 years). Free water sports: kayaking, boogie boarding, sailing, water-skiing, windsurfing and snorkelling.
Regular evening entertainment and weekly manager's cocktail party.
Room service (meal times only). Iron and board on request. Complimentary WiFi available throughout the resort. Laundry service*. Water taxi (subject to availability) to sister hotels on West Coast. Babysitting available*.
*Denotes local charge.
Child ages are up to and including 16 years.
Drifters restaurant and bar is open subject to occupancy numbers.
Dress code: Dining is elegantly casual after 6.00pm
Premium all-inclusive includes all meals including afternoon tea and all day dining. Local and premium-brand drinks and house wine (fine wine and Champagne at extra charge). Exchange dining at sister hotel Turtle Beach by Elegant Hotels (transfer extra). All activities and entertainment above unless otherwise stated.
5 nights 1-28 Feb '16.
7 nights 19 Dec '15 06 Jan '16 and 19 Dec 16 - 06 Jan '17.
This property may be unsuitable for some guests due to there being 22 steps to Reflections Restaurant, 18 steps to Cave Bar, pool and beach. 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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This is my second visit to this hotel, and as I never return to the same place twice says it all. Lovely staff , beautiful setting and great food what more would you want. Plenty of sun loungers... Read more , with the ones on the beach having their own sunshade, a must in the strong Bajun sun whether hidden by cloud or not. Highly recommended. Read less
We had the most amazing end to our honeymoon at crystal cove! Superb accommodation where the staff can not do enough for you! They are the most pleasant staff we have ever come across! Always... Read more willing to help with a smile on their faces! The accommodation itself was great and well maintained! The three pools were small but natural looking and the swim up bar was great fun! The food was superb! Plenty of choice and variation throughout the week! The all inclusive drinks were amazing too! Plenty of cocktails to choose from and branded spirits included too! We would 100% recommend this hotel and Barbados for a holiday to anyone of any age, with or without children! Thank you Crystal Cove for an amazing week! Read less
We have just return from 2 fabulous weeks at this hotel. The beach is beautiful and great for snorkelling (we saw a turtle just off the beach), the beach staff and complimentary water sports are... Read more excellent. The restaurant and bar staff are very attentive, great fun and genuinely look like they love their job. The food is excellent with something new and local to the area every day. The reception/concierge team are happy to help and very friendly. I cannot recommend this hotel enough, if you are going to Barbados this is the place to stay. Read less
We spent two weeks at Crystal Cove and had the best of times, the staff were excellent and made our holiday more pleasurable. Drinks, jelly and ice lollies were served on the beach several times a... Read more day and there were at least sixty on each tray with nothing spilt or dropped. The rooms were adequate and beds comfortable. It has a great gym and has several water sports to offer. The food was very good with a varied selection on the menu in the two restaurants. The only downside is the evening entertainment could only be heard from one restaurant and it finished at 10:30 (although this is normal for Barbados) and the bar closed at 11:45 Read less
Everything about this hotel was perfect. It is in a great location, the staff were excellent, very attentive, helpful and friendly. It is clean with great food and drinks. The room was just right... Read more (ours was overlooking the lovely beach), the pools and beach facilities were also spot on. This was our first visit to Barbados although this particular hotel had been recommended by family and it certainly was not a disappointment. We will return and I have no hesitation in recommending the Crystal Cove to anyone who wants a fabulous holiday. Read less