South Gap Hotel

Barbados, Caribbean

The hotel

Relaxed and informal, this is a cosy hotel with a friendly atmosphere. The hotel enjoys an enviable position right on the water's edge with the sea lapping up to the side of the ocean-facing pool deck and just a 5-minute walk from the fabulous Dover Beach. Each room boasts a spacious balcony or terrace with breathtaking ocean views. All rooms have received a complete recent makeover including new furnishings, bathrooms and kitchenettes.

Amenities

  • Bar
  • Swimming Pool
  • Internet Access
  • Great For A Base
  • Beachfront location
  • Restaurant

Where is it

Centrally located in the St Lawrence Gap, the heart of the best entertainment area on the South coast, 'The Gap' offers guests an incomparable choice of experiences. You can dine in any one of an exciting array of restaurants and the dynamic nightclub atmosphere cannot be surpassed. Transfer time from airport: 20 minutes.

Hotel information

34 rooms and 23 studios on 4 floors. All with split-system air-conditioning, ceiling fan, cable TV, telephone, complimentary WiFi access, USB charging ports, iron and board, daily maid service, kitchenette with fridge, microwave, coffee maker and toaster. Ocean Front Superior Studio with 1 large double bed or 2 twin beds, sleeping maximum 2 adults.

Breakfast option:available at a supplement.

  • Free Nights: Stay for 7 nights, pay for 6 for stays completed between 1 May–31 Aug '20, book by 31 Jan '20 (maximum of one free night per stay).

    Any applicable offers have been calculated into the prices shown. Offers may not be combinable. 

  • Free Nights: Stay for 7 nights, pay for 6 for stays completed between 1 May–31 Aug '21, book by 30 Apr '20 (maximum of one free night per stay).

    Any applicable offers have been calculated into the prices shown. Offers may not be combinable. 

  • Booking bonus: book by 11 Feb '19 to receive up to 15% off the accommodation cost between 13–31 Jan '20, 1 Mar–14 Jul '20 and 16 Aug–20 Dec '20, when booking an Ocean Front Superior Studio. 

    Any applicable offers have been calculated into the prices shown. Offers may not be combinable. 

Tropical Mist Bar and Restaurant (open for breakfast, lunch and dinner) is located on the pool deck overlooking the ocean. The bar has two daily happy hours. Breakfast* is available at a supplement.

The hotel offers a freshwater swimming pool and sun terrace which overlooks the clear blue Caribbean sea. Lounge by the pool and enjoy the cool tropical breeze while soaking up the glorious sunshine and sipping on a refreshing fruity cocktail.

Please note: a room levy of $4.38 per bedroom, per night applies (payable locally, subject to change).

Good general access for guests who are able to walk short distances and can manage up to six steps. For more information and contact details please check out ourSpecial Assistance page

3 nights.

* Denotes local charge.

Please note: guests may experience noise from local bars and clubs.

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Traveller rating

  • Excellent (162)
  • Very good (55)
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  • Poor (4)
  • Terrible (3)
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Jan 25, 2020 Andrea B Leeds, England, United Kingdom

Fabulous place to stay. Stunning view from the room. Great pool area. Enjoyed happy hour with the fabulous rum punch & cocktails 🍹 Friendly staff always happy to chat & give advice in the local area. Would definitely stay again.
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Jan 23, 2020 silverbay6789 New Hampshire

I booked two beautiful nights at the hotel and this was because of the interaction i had with the staff when i went to lunch. I wasn't a guest but everyone was so accommodating and friendly,the girls at the frontdesk even took the time out to chat with me and pointed me in the direction of great beaches and shops. I would recommend South Gap to… Read more
I booked two beautiful nights at the hotel and this was because of the interaction i had with the staff when i went to lunch. I wasn't a guest but everyone was so accommodating and friendly,the girls at the frontdesk even took the time out to chat with me and pointed me in the direction of great beaches and shops. I would recommend South Gap to anyone, the noise from the club didn't affect me one bit it's paradise. Great staff Great Food. Read less
Image of the Tripadvisor rating Good location but depends on the room you have, average service

Jan 23, 2020 dcapella Curacao

Good restaurants in the neighborhood, good location if you have a room at the back of the hotel due to the noise coming from the Karaoke Bar in front of the hotel, average service from the reception desk.
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Jan 21, 2020 jimrintoul Devon, United Kingdom

Apple Watch left in room after check out, somehow not found Reception very unfriendly ,not made welcome Karaoke across the street until 3am , difficult to sleep properly Would go somewhere friendlier and more helpful next time
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Jan 9, 2020 Nightsofneep Calgary, Canada

Recommend staying here, the rooms are new stand up shower, some have full kitchens. The bedroom is nice . The service is amazing and the staff went over and beyond. Rose was absolutely wonderful. I love the location.