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Charming 2 bedroom 2 bathroom self catering apartment on a gorgeous quiet beach

Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Minimum Stay
7 nights

About the property

1 Double: 1 twin: 2 Bathrooms. 1 with bath and shower.

Attractive ground floor apartment with patio leading directly onto one of the quietest and most beautiful beaches on the West Coast with excellent swimming and snorkeling in crystal clear water. Comprising 2 air conditioned bedrooms with powerful en suite showers. The main feature of the apartment is its inside/outside living with beautiful views of the Caribbean, especially at sunset. There are several excellent restaurants nearby and the local shopping centre and supermarket is within easy reach. You are 1.5km away from Sandy Lane and its world class golf facilities and watersports, fishing etc are virtually on your doorstep if you require.

The apartment has internet access and on site security.

Little Reef is well situated for multiple activities. Directly on a very beautiful beach there is snorkelling on the reef a short swim out from the shore. Boat activities are on offer from passing operators on the way to the big resorts past Sandy Lane. Fishermen bring in the catch in Fitts Village five minutes down the beach. Jordan's Supermarket is five minutes walk along the beach and there are restaurants within easy reach by foot or car. There are no high rise blocks of apartments, no fast food outlets nearby but local food restaurants are within walking distance. if you want to shop, need a Bank a good meal or a pizza, even a bit of night life, Holetown is fifteen minutes away by bus or car and Bridgetown and the South Coast around twenty minutes by car and the busses pass regularly!

If you just want to sit and do nothing but soak up the sun Little Reef has a lovely patio with an ambiance all it's own . The sunsets are very often spectacular and to sip a cool drink watching the boats go by is truly the most relaxing and stress free activity of them all.

We just want you to enjoy the experience!

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Property Manager
Sally Stalker
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
February 18, 2017

About Sally Stalker

I am Irish and live on the beautiful island of Grenada 45 minutes by air from Barbados. My family has owned Little Reef for over forty years and they still visit the apartment. The beach is stunning and to step from the veranda to the patio and on to the beach is a wonderful experience.

Why Sally Stalker chose St. James

little Reef is special to my family as each generation comes to know its charm and unique position.

What makes this apartment unique

immediate access to the platinum beach is little Reef's unique feature and the indoor outdoor feel of the apartment allows for maximum experience of the stunning view. The sunsets are unbelievably beautiful. Fishermen catch sprats in their nets giving a timeless feel to the ambiance


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(41 traveler reviews)

Charming 2 bedroom 2 bathroom self catering apartment on a gorgeous quiet beach
average rating of 4.97561 based on 41 reviews

relaxation bliss

  • 5 of 5

This was our 2nd visit to Barbados & Little Reef ,no where on this Island could be more relaxing with such magnificant views .You can sit for hours looking over the ocean watching the sail boats ,cruise ships all passing by .

We spent a week here truly not long enough .

You can walk along the beach all the way from Little Reef to Bridgetown it took us approx 1 hr 45 mins but this was a pleasant stroll padding in the sea .

The following day walked to Holetown which is a stroll along the beach the opposite way equally as pleasant & a bit closer .

Had the most amazing meal ever at the renowned Restaurant called Tides not cheap but worth every penny

The apt is very well equipped for self catering which is good because eating out is expensive , but with the views & tranquility it's pleasant to use the barbaque on the terrace watching the ships pass by .

Grantly who over sees everything is running smoothly is lovely & happy to help & Sally is only a phone call away.

The weather was the perfect temperature which is why Barbados along with having the friendliest people makes this the ideal location.

Will we be back at Little Reef I would truly hope so .

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review and the helpful tips for fellow guests! The team is delighted you had a happy time and enjoyed all that B'dos has to offer. We really try hard to please. Do please come again
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Fabulous sea front property

  • 5 of 5

Stayed at little reef for 2 weeks and it was everything we'd dreamt of, beautiful location fabulous beach and a really nice apartment, it was our first time in Barbados but won't be our last. The location of Little reef makes a perfect base in which to explore the island. We always felt safe anywhere on Barbados, the people are so friendly and helpful, Grantley the caretaker lives right next door and is always on hand if you need him, after we arrived Sally rang to make sure every thing was alright which was a nice touch when your in a strange place,

  • Submitted: Jan 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. We do try very hard to ensure our guests have a lovely holiday and are happy when this happens. Barbados is a great place to get away for a break from the cold of North America or Europe but a lot depends on the visitor's own sense of adventure also and you have obviously enjoyed all aspects of what the island has to offer. Please come again we all loved having you there!
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Beautiful location, great apartment

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely find. We stayed for nine relaxing days taking in the wonderful views. Great position, right on beach with good snorkelling and swimming. We took two long walks in each direction along the beach, only having to go up to road once each way. Walk to Holetown went by Payne Bay and past some lovely beaches including Sandy Lane. On walk south, we found a local fish market where we bought fresh barbecued barracuda. Hired a car for a couple of days to see North Point, St Nicholas Abbey, east coast and South coast beaches ( Bottom Bay is lovely). Apartment is well equipped and very comfortable with good wifi. There is always a shady spot on the lounger area. We hope to return. Early December is a great time to go because the island isn't too busy or too hot.

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is always a great pleasure to learn that our guests have loved their stay at Little Reef. The team works hard to provide a clean comfortable and happy environment. You have made the most of the lovely setting and have taken advantage of the many enjoyable sights and pleasures of Barbados. Thank you for coming, please come again and we will take care of you! Happy New Year from us at Little Reef.
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All we Needed

  • 5 of 5

Great position on the beach and reef.All cooking utensils if needed.Close to Wendys sports bar (4 Minutes walk)..Can recommend .Visitors book inside apartment verifies all satisfied customers No Negatives.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. The team works hard to provide a comfortable, clean environment and it is always a great relief when our guests appreciate the effort. I am glad you enjoyed your stay, we hope to see you again in the future.
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Simple and clean

  • 5 of 5

It was a perfect place to completely wind down and relax. I sat for hours just looking out at the ocean. And, when I got tired of that, I simply walked down the stairs and went snorkeling. A definite do again!

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect for our 12 days on the island!

  • 5 of 5

We would recommend staying at Little Reef--we were there with two young adults and had a great time playing cards on the deck watching sunsets and stars in the evenings. You couldn't be any closer to the water unless you were on a boat--water is amazing and the sound of the surf is soothing all day and night! The supermarket is within walking distance--we walked to/from there along the beach most times. Found TONS of beach glass. The rotisserie is perfect for chicken! We'd recommend bringing your own knives and some spices from home if you plan on cooking at the apartment. Dave (taxi driver) was amazing--his number is in the packet by the phone. He took us all over the island and we found his prices were the same/better than other drivers who picked us up from the other end of the island to return us home. He took us to the airport at 4:30 in the morning and was always prompt about picking us up. Shirley, Grantley and Esther were very kind to us during our stay. Sally checked in on us a couple of times which was also nice. Charlie (jet ski owner) came by and we enjoyed a trip out on his jet ski. He also set up a 2 hr snorkeling trip and they picked us up right in front of Little Reef. We thought that was a lot of fun for less than half the price of a catamaran trip. (that was fun, too) We took both types of busses and had a little more fun on the non-city bus--the music was fun and it was definitely an experience! We would choose Little Reef over a hotel ANY DAY! Little Reef was very clean and we'd definitely return to this lovely apartment!

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you enjoyed your stay at Little Reef , your comfort and enjoyment are of major importance to the team. You are the perfect guests taking advantage of all that the area has to offer . I promise to have a knife sharpener in situ for your next visit! Thank you for staying with us and we look forward to your next visit.
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Nearest Airport
24 Kilometres
Grantley Adams
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Wendy's Sport's Bar
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Sandy Lane
Car: not necessary

Situated directly on a stunning beach in Fitts Village, approximately 5 kms south of Sandy Lane. Easy access to local supermarket and to a variety of restaurants of different cuisine. Excellent bus service to all parts of the island.


Rates & Availability

Fitts Village Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
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Dec 1 2016 - Apr 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
May 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

A 50% deposit is required on confirmation of booking with the balance due six weeks before departure for Barbados.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Fitts Village Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Village
  • Waterfront
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Safe
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom - toilet , shower , Master bathroom is now with a strong shower no bath.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom - 1 double
    Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
  • 1 double bed in Masterbedroom 2 twin beds in 2nd bedroom
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Toys ...
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 4 beach chairs
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horseback riding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
There is a security guard , Grantley who greets you at the apartment and assists with luggage and explains the household keys. He keeps a close eye on the property without being intrusive, he lives close by. Shirley is the Supervisor of the apartment and she prepares for your arrival, changes linen when needed and is a phone call away should you require assistance or information. We leave a welcome pack of essential food to see you through the first evening.

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