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Beautiful Beachfront 2 Bdr / 2 Bath Home On The Exquisite West Coast Of Barbados

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
3 nights

About the property

2 Bedroom, Fully Furnished House On The Beach.

Ocean Hollow is a charming 2 bedroom house situated on the beautiful Fitts Village Beach on the highly sought after Platinum West Coast of Barbados. Each bedroom boasts an ensuite bathroom, one with a king bed and one with a queen. The main livinig room has a huge sliding glass door which opens up to the sparkly, clear, blue water of the Caribbean Sea. The house is also perfectly located 10 meters from a bus stop which can take you to almost any part of the island. Also, being located on the West Coast of the island you will have access to some of the top cuisine and shopping destinations including the world-renound Cliff Restaraunt, just 0.5 km drive from the house. We are also just a 4 km drive from the elite Lime Grove Lifestyle Center featuring some of the best shopping on the island and a beautiful new cinema.

This house is perfect for the travellers who just want to sit back and enjoy watching the sun set over the Caribbean Sea and spend their days walking on our white sand beaches. It is also perfect for the more fast-paced traveller who wants to stay in a rich, vibrant area with access to some of the best bars in the busy 1st and 2nd Streets of Holetown, just a 15 minute bus ride away.

We are also situated just 3km from the University of the West Indies Cave Hill campus which makes us a perfect place for visiting students or parents.

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any further questions. As locals to the island, we can help you plan the most perfect vacation on our beautiful island Barbados!

More Details

Owner
Chloe
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 16, 2017

About Chloe

This house is owned by my Grandmother Christine, but managed by me, her granddaughter. Granny was born and bred in Barbados and has a special love for collecting unique and special property throughout the isalnd. This property is one of her favorites and we are so happy to share it with you.

Why Chloe chose Barbados

The house has been owned and operated by our family for over 50 years. My grandmother has overseen countless renovations and updates and it is a property very close to our heart. It is a beautiful family home on an exquisite, private beach with the most beautiful blue water and white sand. Stay with us and I can guarantee you will not be disappointed.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We loved our stay in your house. We liked the fact that it was a whole

house with privacy and that it was very clean and comfortable. We loved

the fact that the kitchen was fully functional and that you had BBQ grill.

We liked the location and having the beach behind it. It was perfect for

snorkeling. The washing machine and dryer worked fine and so did the internet connection.





Thank you for all of the above.
Nov 2015
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Amenities

Saint James House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

Beautiful Beachfront 2 Bdr / 2 Bath Home On The Exquisite West Coast Of Barbados
average rating of 4.6153846 based on 15 reviews
3

Well kept home with beautiful beach view but no swimming availability

  • 3 of 5

Beautiful clean and all amenities posted worked. Relaxing sound of waves and beach view. On bus line. No screens! Paid 250/night for 6 nights ($1500) to be on a beach where I could swim. Was told that 200 feet away was good swimming beach but not so. You cannot swim at this beach or even at the nearby hotel's beach because of all the rocks. Listing misrepresents the facts and I feel taken advantage of due to exorbitant price for a non-swimmable beach. Very disappointed that I had to take the bus to beach which was exactly what I did not want to do and why I rented this property.

  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Stay at Ocean Hollow

  • 4 of 5

We had a great stay at Ocean Hollow. The beach house has all the necessities for a comfortable vacation. It was great eating breakfast on the back porch and listening to the ocean waves. Although only the bedrooms are air conditioned there was always an ocean breeze flowing through the house. There is really no beach to speak of on the property especially during high tide when the waves wash right up to the gate shown in the picture. You could pay US$ 110 per person to get a day pass at the resort next door to use their beach (includes lunch & all drinks). Instead we found a beautiful, secluded beach only 2 km from OH. OH is located in the main tourist section of the island so it is close to all the best restaurants, The food was great but dining out is more expensive than in the States because of the 17.5% VAT. If you rent a car be advised that the road/town name signage is nonexistent; make sure you have an international cell phone with GPS. If you use Google Maps for directions from the airport (BGI) to the property it will direct you via the Adams/Barrow/Cummings Highways. This combination of highways is abbreviated ABC Highway on all roundabout signs. It took us a few days to figure that out. We visited the Andromeda Botanical Gardens, Bathsheba, the Flower Forest, Hunte's Garden (a must see), Welchman Hall Gully and the Mt Gay Rum Distillery. Considering that the temperature in Barbados was 70 degrees warmer than back home we will definitely consider coming back to Ocean Hollow again.

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very nice private home with snorkeling beach

  • 5 of 5

Big comfortable home with 2 bed rooms and 2 bath room.

Private, clean and comfortable with great snorkeling beach behind the house.

Very accommodating management.

We highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Nov 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic Holiday, perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

Ocean Hollow - you were our dream come true! Staying on the gorgeous west coast, where we could swim several times a day in an ocean which seemed like an infinite pool! Long walks on the beach which seemed to belong to our family alone when we headed south. When we wanted to find water sport activities, we walked northward a few metres to the Crystal Cove hotel where we had so many choices! Tip: If you enjoy snorkeling, bring your gear, or could buy at nearby shops in Holetown - we encountered some unique fish!

The house is spotless, so comfortable, kitchen fully equipped and great to have the BBQ! It was lovely to take the lounge chairs under the majestic mahogany trees, lying there with the water lapping barely metres away, sipping homemade cocktails! The shade of the trees kept the house cool on an afternoon and every evening we awaited the sensational sunsets - breathtaking every time!

After writing this review, how we long to return as soon as we can!

A special Thank You to Chloe, an exceptional house manager who truly made us feel welcome and was ever so helpful with advice!

  • Submitted: Nov 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Vacation Right At Home

  • 5 of 5

My experience was incredible. I really did enjoy myself the property managers were very nice and dealt with everything professionally. I will be renting this villa in the near future.

  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

As soon as we arrived, I fell in love with this place. Right by the beach, private, and great sunset views.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
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Map

Nearest Airport
23 Kilometres
Grantley Adams International Airport
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Drifters
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Sandy Lane - Country Club Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
15 Metres
Highway 1
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
The Cliff Restaurant
Nearest Beach
5 Metres
Crystal Cove Beach
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Saint James House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter 2016-17 Rate
Nov 14 2016 - Apr 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Summer 2017 Rate
Apr 18 2017 - Nov 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
Winter 2017-18 Rate
Nov 16 2017 - Apr 15 2018
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Summer 2018 Rate
Apr 16 2018 - Nov 15 2018
3 night minimum stay
$150
 

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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