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Portico 1 in Saint Jamess

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 3,500 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths(sleeps 6)

World's Best Apartment 2009.

Portico...Where excellence is not an achievement but a way of life

Winner of 3 prestigious, 5 star International Property Awards, for Best Architecture, Best Development and Best Apartment in the Caribbean. Portico is distinguished by its outstanding finishes, revolutionary design and modern take on island living. Located on the serene and picturesque Prospect Bay Beach in St. James Barbados, Portico stands as a true personification of sophistication and state of the art living that is distinct from any other residential development on the island’s west coast.

The development's extraordinary architecture makes way for a lifestyle that will be enjoyed by a select few; with just 2 units on each of the 5 floors, owners are sure to enjoy a level of privacy and exclusivity unparalleled on the island. The tropical modern style was conceptualized to merge the interior living space with the property’s stunning environs; glass balustrades and ample windows offer uninterrupted views of the stunning Caribbean Sea.

The remarkable lifestyle that Portico offers will undoubtedly surpass expectations, with an impressive array of amenities, five-star concierge services and steadfast dedication to both personal and environmental well-being. The uniqueness of Portico extends beyond its architecture and indulgent lifestyle. Its facilities are nothing short of spectacular, ensuring residences the best that innovation has to offer.

The residences

10 luxurious units featuring 3,500 sq. ft. of living and breathing space • 3 exceptional bedrooms with en suite bathrooms and spacious walk-in closets • master features double glass doors opening to private terraces and views of the Caribbean sea • fully-equipped open plan kitchens • spacious living areas luxuriously appointed with marble floors in an ivory coloured antique finish • terrace with uninterrupted glass fronted balustrade and frameless sliding glass doors • heated Jacuzzis • underground parking • 70 sq. ft. storage and wine facilities • separate staff-lunch area, including changing rooms, lockers, bathroom and shower facilities.

Penthouse apartments include; additional 1,500 sq. ft. private roof terrace with breathtaking 360 • views, private pool, entertaining area and lush landscaping • garden apartments feature additional 1,500 sq. ft. of private gardens and sun terrace


Contemporary design unique to the West coast • creative fusion of modern and traditional architecture with glass, marble and hand-crafted cedar finishes • striking atrium with 60° glass curtain wall, magnificent water feature, kinetic hanging sculpture, state of the art glass bridge entrance and marble stairway • glass-front elevator overlooking the Caribbean sea


NEFF (Canada) kitchen • sanitary ware by Villeroy and Boch • Cambria quartz countertops • marble tiling throughout • handmade solid cedar door and window frames • cedar closets • glass mosaic tiling in pool areas • double-glazed tempered glass used throughout • Dornbracht • ‘Jason’ Hydrotherapy air and whirlpool combination tubs with chromatherapy lighting • integral air-conditioning systems • ambient cove lighting


Dedicated and secure GPX phone system with half mile range • wireless cat 5 Bluetooth Internet • 5.1 Surround Sound Theatre System • Audiophile quality sound system • sound and lighting control panels • light sensors


Cybex fitness centre with panoramic sea views, audio-visual entertainment system and air-conditioning • luxurious changing rooms, showers and sauna • 85-ft heated infinity edge lap pool with tempered glass and mosaic tile finishes • sunbathing deck • private access gate to prospect beach


Five-star concierge service available offering the ultimate in luxurious, care-free living • housekeeping services • private chefs and catering • chauffeurs • childcare and babysitting • excursion planning including island tours, tee times and sailing expeditions • tickets to cultural, social and sporting events • dining reservations • event planning • regional travel planning by air or sea


24-hour security staff with first-aid training and dedicated security desk • multi-location passive infrared CCTV system with non-intrusive monitoring • keypad and swipe card security access • camera integrated intercom system for apartment entry • intrusion detection (entry and glass) • remote locking garage door system for vehicle access to underground car park • comprehensive smoke and fire detection • two elevators designed to function during emergencies on back-up system


Structure and glass atrium built to with stand 130mph winds and missiles of category 3 • buildings are fully accessible by disabled persons including pool areas • sound-absorbing Proflex layer between floors • Quietpipe insulation on all piping to eliminate noise • 24-hour property management response service • dedicated water and power emergency supply • discreet garbage chutes • water softener systems for both kitchens and bathrooms

Eco-friendly innovation

The building design maximises use of natural light and cool breezes • vantage lighting control system and sensors • energy efficient bulbs used throughout development • tinted and double glazed windows to reduce heat and noise • Toshiba SMMS (variable refrigerant flow) air-conditioning system utilising 50% less energy per annum • heat insulators on the roof • solar panel heated pools • programmable water heaters • onsite wastewater treatment and underground rainwater collection facility for irrigation • glass and plastic recycling collection • considerable resources dedicated to preserving 2, 80 year old oceanfront Mahogany trees • extensive landscaping.

This impressive beachfront property offers 3-bedrooms and 3,500 sq. ft. of living space featuring cutting edge finishes, luxurious furnishings and outstanding amenities. The apartment features a 40 ft. wide private terrace with plunge pool and glass balustrade, providing unparalleled views of the ocean. Enjoy the private gym and sauna, 80 ft. lap pool and direct beach access from the large split level terrace.

More Details

Property Manager
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
November 27, 2017


Prospect Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • building
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single
  • All bedrooms air conditioned, All bedrooms en suite
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Sauna
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Villa Manager On site. Visits property regularly and available on demand Housekeeper 6 days per week. 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Cook 6 days per week. Prepares up to 3 meals Security / security guard 24 hrs Close to amenities & fine dining Modern 3,500 sq. ft. unit with open floor plan 5 star winner International Property Awards 2008 & 2009 24 Hour Security, Beach Access, Ceiling fans, Ceiling fans in all bedrooms, Ceiling fans in living room, Communal facilities, Electric gates, Electric water heater, Environmentally friendly, Fully gated, Generator, IPOD Docking Station, Lock off bedrooms, Private beach access, Private location, Restaurants close by, Sauna, Sea Views, Security Safe, Sub Zero fridge, Sun deck, Sun loungers, Sun terrace, Sun umbrellas, Telephone, Terrace, Towels included, Under ground parking, Walking distance to shops, Water front, Water softener, Water storage tanks, Wine cooler.


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Situated between Sandy Lane and Four Seasons Hotel on 15 ft. bluff, overlooking the Caribbean sea • located opposite one of the island’s best diving reefs featuring the Stavronikita, a 365 ft. sunken wreck in 120 ft. of water • beautiful beach walk with green monkey natural habitat • 10 minutes North of the vibrant capital Bridgetown • 10 minutes South of the chic and historic Holetown district • close to shopping, groceries and medical services • near to nightlife and world-class restaurants

Cin Cin Restaurant: refreshing and contemporary; featuring a cool lounge bar and alfresco dining, amazing views of the West Coast and quintessential Mediterranean style food with a Caribbean twist.

Il Tempio Restaurant: said to have ‘the best Italian food in Barbados’ by the late Lucian Pavarotti, this authentic Italian Restaurant is situated beachfront where you can view the tranquil sea.

Waves Hotel and Restaurant: Waves Hotel is one of the most idyllic destinations on the island. The restaurant serves a variety from Asian-fusion, to classically Mediterranean and traditional Caribbean specialties. The Waves Hotel Spa offers excellent and rejuvenating spa treatments by amazing staff.

The Cliff Restaurant: incredible setting matched with creative cuisine, a must see in Barbados.

Jordan’s Supermarket: providing all the items you need to make your stay feel at home.

Cariba Restaurant and Bar: internationally trained chef provides modern Caribbean cuisine with an Asian twist in a traditional chattel house setting.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500

Christmas – 14 nights minimum stay.

Special rates apply for Christmas and New Year, Children under 7 by special request

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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