Caribbean calm is the essence of the Coral Reef Club Hotel, located on the west coast of Barbados less than 20 miles from the international airport. Family-owned and nestled among 12 acres of lush tropical gardens awash in bougainvillea, crotons and frangipani, this two-time Luxury Hotel of the Year was inducted into the Barbados Hotel & Tourism’s Hall of Fame in 2006.
Two mosaic-tiled pools will keep you cool, while some accommodations even feature their own plunge pools. Stay in shape while at Coral Reef Club with the fitness center featuring cardio machines, free weights and weight machines. Set amidst the colorful garden, The Spa offers four treatment rooms in a colonial-style building, weaving the beauty of nature throughout the facility. The Outdoor Pavilion, Hydro Suite and Thermal Suite are just a few of the accommodations within this acclaimed spa.
Luxurious yet comfortable surroundings mark the 88 rooms, suites and cottages that make up the Coral Reef Club. All feature a private balcony or terrace with chaise lounges to enjoy the Caribbean breezes in the comfort of your own space. Fresh flowers await your arrival and Egyptian cotton linens wrap you in comfort as you sleep. The villas offer large private lawns and a shared pool, while the Plantation Suites all have ocean views and a complimentary starter bar.
RESTAURANTS & BARS
The Restaurant at Coral Reef Club combines the natural beauty of al fresco dining with the elegant offerings of an acclaimed culinary staff. The a la carte menu changes daily, offering fresh seafod dishes and a mixture of classic entrees with Caribbean flair. Enjoy live entertainment seven days a week during the winter and five days a week during the summer months. Shows include steel drum, Calypso and reggae bands, fire eating, folk and limbo dancing. Or relax with your favorite beverage in the chic cocktail bar.
Two tennis courts are available for day and evening play, along with complimentary lessons from a professional. Watersports include snorkeling, kayaking, sailing and waterski instruction. Experience a speed boat cruise or charter a catamaran and swim with turtles. Two 18-hole championship golf courses are within five minutes of the hotel along with polo, cricket and horse riding in the area. Spend a quiet day strolling through the resort garden.
Starting price, per person, per night
$201-$250 per person, per night