Really excellent hotel: fantastic services with meticulous daily room cleaning (thank you Brendalee), grounds, beach and pool maintenance and reception. Really good restaurant food and service. Note to management: I hope that you are able to support formal training of younger staff (e.Craig from Cambridge, checked in Thu 11 May 2023
- Beachfront hotel
- Relaxing spa
- Kids’ club
- 3 pools
About Bougainvillea Barbados
Bougainvillea Barbados is a 4-star oceanfront hotel just steps away from the pure white sands of Maxwell Beach. This bright and breezy hotel is also close to popular spots like St Lawrence Gap and Oistins, where you can get a real feel of Barbados. This beautiful resort puts you in a tropical environment that's perfect for relaxing, surrounded by lush greenery, towering palm trees and vibrant bougainvillea.
The hotel’s fantastic facilities include 3 inviting pools and a calming spa where you can enjoy a range of soothing treatments. For children, there is a fun kid’s club as well as a playground and games room complete with PlayStations games. There are 2 on-site restaurants to choose from, including the Calabash Café which offers stunning ocean views and has a menu especially for children.
Who Is It Great for?
Visitors recommend this hotel for families, thanks to the wide range of activities available and the close proximity to the beach. Visitors also recommend this hotel for couples, commenting positively on its convenient location close to local bars and restaurants.
At a Glance
- On the beachfront
- 2km from St Lawrence Gap
- 3km from Oistins
- 11km from Grantley Adams International Airport
Pool and Leisure
- 3 pools- including a lap pool and waterfall pool
- Karma Spa & Salon
- Karma Fitness Centre
- Kids’ club- available on select days (ages 3-12)
- Adventureland playroom (ages 12 and under)
- Kids playground
Restaurant and Bars
- 2 restaurants
- 1 pool bar
- Weekly entertainment- including live bands, steel pan and stilt-walking
- Water sports hut*
- Snorkelling equipment, kayaks and paddle boards are complimentary
- Games room*- including pool, table tennis, air hockey and video games
- Giant chess
- Free Wi-Fi
- La Tienda Boutique
- Laundry service*
Local Area and Things to Do
There’s plenty to keep all ages entertained at this hotel, including a kids’ club and games room for the children and a peaceful spa for the adults. You’ll find a water sports hut on the beach where you can try fun activities like windsurfing, kite surfing, kayaking and paddle boarding. You can also hire snorkelling equipment for free.
Oistins Fish Fry is a must-do when visiting Barbados and it’s just a 5-minute drive from the hotel. What was once a local gathering has now become extremely popular with tourists too. Friday and Saturday nights are the best time to go as there’s always a lively atmosphere and great music. Grilled fish is the highlight but there’s also lots of traditional Bajan food to try.
Food and Drink
- Calabash Café- the hotel’s signature restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and boasts incredible ocean views.
- Siam Restaurant- savour authentic Thai cuisine in a beautiful beachfront setting.
- Pool bar- enjoy refreshing cocktails and try the local Banks beer at this swim-up pool bar.
- Free Wi-Fi
- 138 rooms
- 3 blocks
- 4 floors
Overview of Rooms
At Bougainvillea Barbados, every room is a suite. Decorated in a contemporary style with neutral tones and splashes of cool Caribbean colours, these calming suites invite you to unwind. Each suite features a flat screen TV with cable channels, iPod docking stations, free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, a furnished balcony or terrace and kitchen facilities.
Deluxe Studio Suites are a good choice for couples looking for a comfortable stay, while Junior Suites provide additional space. If you’re visiting with the family, One Bedroom Suites can sleep up to 4 guests and Two Bedroom Suites can accommodate 6 guests. Honeymoon Suites and Penthouse Suites are also available and offer a more luxurious stay.
Information based on previous season and could be subject to change.
Bar and restaurant opening times may vary based on the season.
Babysitting / Childcare