This Barbados resort recently added an entire new wing and is constructed on three floors. This provides you with 224 guest rooms and a variety of amenities, with the hotel appealing to couples and families alike.
The hotel is set right on Accra Beach itself, also known as Rockley Beach, in the parish of Christ Church. This is one of the nicest beachest along the island's south coast.
St. Lawrence Gap is also very close by, it takes about 5 minutes to get there in a taxi, and is best known for its busy nightlife. Bridgetown, the capital of Barbados, is about a 15 minute drive away.
The journey from Grantley Adams International Airport to the resort when your flight arrives will take about 20 minutes.
Guest Rooms At The Accra Hotel Barbados
There are 224 guest rooms offered in 11 different categories at the Accra Hotel Barbados that you can choose from. The most luxurious of these rooms are the State Rooms with the most affordable being the Island View Rooms.
Below the guest rooms at this Barbados hotel are listed in order of increasing room rates.
Island View Rooms
The Island View rooms are found in the original and new wings of the hotel, however those in the new wing do not have a balcony.
The Island View rooms in the original wing do have balconies and face the road as opposed to the beach.
These guest rooms are equipped with a King size bed or two twin beds and are ideal for up to 3 persons.
Pool View Rooms
There are also guest rooms available that face the hotel's swimming pool and are located in the original wing of the hotel.
These rooms are quite quiet and feature 2 double beds and sleep up to 4 persons.
Ocean View Rooms
Slightly more expensive than the Island View and Pool View rooms at Accra Hotel Barbados are the Ocean View Rooms.
These guest rooms are found in the original wing of the resort and offer a beautiful view of Accra Beach and the ocean from their private balcony.
With a King Size bed or 2 twin beds, these rooms are designed to comfortably sleep up to 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child.
Island View Junior Suites
Next we have the Island View Junior Suites at Accra Hotel Barbados.
Along with a King size bed, 2 double beds or 2 twin beds, these rooms also feature an additional seating area with a sofa bed.
These suites however offer an island view as opposed to a view of the beach and ocean.
If you would like to book a suite at this Barbados hotel that faces the ocean then consider one of the Ocean Front Suites.
The Junior Suites are ideal for up to 4 adults or 3 adults and 2 children.
Ocean Front Rooms
The Ocean Front Rooms at Accra Hotel Barbados feature an additional living area with a sofa bed.
You can also find a Jacuzzi on the room's balcony looking out to Accra Beach and the ocean.
The Ocean Front Rooms are ideal for accommodating up to 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
Deluxe Ocean View Suites
The Deluxe Ocean View Suites are much larger and more spacious than the Junior Suites and Standard Rooms at the Accra Hotel Barbados.
This is because these suites feature a living room with an open design. They also feature a Jacuzzi and a balcony that faces the ocean.
These guest rooms can accommodate up to 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
Pool View Suites
The Pool View Suites are a great choice for larger groups or families staying at this Barbados hotel, capable of accomodating up to 6 persons.
This suites feature 2 bedrooms with private bathrooms. These bedrooms are connected to each other by a central living room with a sofa bed.
There is also a Jacuzzi on the suite's balcony with a view of the hotel's swimming pool.
If you would rather have a view of the ocean there are also 2-Bedroom Ocean Front Suites available at the resort.
Ocean View Penthouse Suites
The Ocean View Penthouse Suite feature two floors.
These suites are perfect for a couple traveling to Barbados who are looking to relax and enjoy each other, or parents who wish some added privacy from their children while staying at Accra Hotel Barbados.
On the top level you will find the bedroom with a King size bed and a bathroom featuring a Jacuzzi tub with glass skylight to relax in, as well as a double vanity.
On the other hand you will find a living room with bar and sofa bed on the bottom level.
The maximum guests that can be accommodated in this hotel room is 4 persons and is ideal for 2 adults and 2 children.
Deluxe Ocean View Junior Suites
Similar to the Deluxe Ocean View Suites, these Junior Suites feature a King size bed, separate living room and view of the ocean.
There is also your own bar and a beautiful surrounding terrace.
These suites are ideal for 2 adults and 2 children and can accommodate a maximum of 3 adults.
The most luxurious one bedroom room at the Accra Hotel Barbados is the State Room. This elegantly designed guest room features a bedroom with a King size bed.
The separate living area is equipped with a bar and the bathroom has a Jacuzzi and double vanity. The State Room's balcony is also quite large.
The State Room can accommodate a maximum of 4 person and is ideal for 2 adults and 2 children.
Ocean Front Suites
The most expensive suites at the Accra Hotel Barbados are the Ocean Front Suites.
These suites feature 2 bedrooms, an en-suite master bedroom and a 2nd bedroom, each equipped with a King size bed and private bathroom. There is also a separate open design living area and each suite has a Jacuzzi.
However one of the nicest features of the Two Bedroom Ocean Front Suites is their terrace which wraps around both bedrooms and the living area offerring amazing panoramic views of the ocean.
The Ocean Front Suites are perfect for the ultimate Barbados beach vacation and are ideal for 2 adults and 2 children or a maxium of 4 adults.
In Room Amenities at The Accra Hotel BarbadosThe following amenities are available in the guest rooms at the Accra Hotel Barbados:
Amenities At The Accra Hotel Barbados
Below is a list of the hotel amenities available at this Barbados beach hotel:
The Beachfront At Accra Hotel Barbados
By choosing this Barbados beach hotel you will be situated on one of the nicest beaches on the south coast of Barbados.
This white sand beach is known as Accra Beach or Rockley Beach and is one of the most sought after Barbados beaches along the island's south coast by both locals and tourists.
There is a large cluster of trees at the center of this stretch of beach where you can relax in a lounge chair in the natural shade.
You will also find a variety of beach vendors here selling an assortment of local crafts, clothing and jewelry.
If you wish to take part in some of the island's water sports activities, the Accra Hotel Barbados offers snorkeling equipment and boogie boards. However other water sports activities, such as scuba diving, can be arranged through the resort's Activities Center.
The Swimming Pools At Accra Hotel Barbados
The Accra Hotel Barbados has 2 swimming pools.
The larger swimming pool is a free form swimming pool featuring a built-in cave, shallow lounging bank and its own sunken swim up bar.
You can also soak up the sun in the hotel's special tanning amphitheatre.
Golf At Accra Hotel Barbados
The Accra Hotel Barbados is conveniently located in Rockley, Barbados, placing it minutes away from the Rockley Golf Club Barbados.
This is a 9 hole, par 70, 5610 yard golf course and great for golfers looking for a quick and affordable round while on vacation in Barbados.
If you are a seasoned golfer looking for a challenge there is also the Barbados Golf Club, a full size 18 hole, par 72, 6805 yard championship golf course just a 15 minute drive away from the hotel.
Dining At Accra Hotel Barbados
There are 3 restaurants and 2 bars at this hotel in Barbados.
The Coco Patch Restaurant offers a choice of International and Caribbean cusine, serving breakfast and an a la carte dinner menu every day.
Monday evenings on the terrace of this restaurant you will be able to enjoy the Manager's Cocktail Party and a Caribbean Buffet.
The attire for this restaurant is casual.
You can also dine at the hotel's Polynesian restaurant called Wytukai, and is the only Polynesian restaurant on the island.
This restaurant provides you with a unique dining experience, surrounded by bamboos and covered by straw roofing.
Wytukai is open from 6:30 pm until 10:30 pm from Tuesday to Saturday and requires more upscale but casual attire.
The Fig Tree is the 3rd restaurant at the Accra Beach Hotel Barbados and it is at this casual restaurant that you can enjoy a quick snack for lunch.
The first of the hotel's 2 bars is The Lagoon Bar. This poolside bar is where you can enjoy a variety of drinks.
The Sand Bar Lounge
The second bar at the resort is The Sand Bar Lounge, a great place to enjoy some evening cocktails.
The Spa At Accra Hotel Barbados
The Chakra Spa Barbados is one of the highlights at the Accra Beach Hotel Barbados.
This spa offers an extensive selection of treatments including various specialist massages, facials, a range of body wraps and scrubs, manicures, pedicures, waxing, and a choice of spa packages designed for various occasions.
You can visit the spa between the hours of 9:00 am and 7:00 pm Mondays to Fridays, and 9:00 am and 6:00 pm on Saturdays.
The Meeting Facilities at Accra Hotel Barbados
There are 4 meeting rooms and boardrooms at this hotel in Barbados suitable for business gatherings and functions such as weddings.
These rooms make up a total of 6,500 square feet of meeting space and is equipped with high speed internet and video conferencing facilities.
A List of The Accra Hotel Barbados Amenities:
The Accra Hotel Barbados is situated in Rockley, Barbados along the south coast of the island and is on the beachfront of one of the most popular beaches in Barbados; Accra Beach or Rockley Beach.
Therefore the first perk of staying at this Barbados hotel is the beautiful beach you will be located on.
But the truly great thing about the Rockley area that makes it an excellent region to vacation in is that it has everything you will need for your Barbados vacation in close proximity, whether it be shopping or alternative dining.
If you need to take a taxi cab anywhere there is a taxi stand conveniently located right next to the hotel entrance at Accra Beach.
Where can I go shopping while staying at Accra Hotel Barbados?
The two nearest places to the hotel to go shopping are the Quayside Centre and Cave Shepherd. These are both found on the same street as the resort and are within walking distance.
Directly across the street from the Accra Hotel Barbados is a small shopping complex known as Quayside Centre. This strip mall offers you a variety of duty free shopping including swimwear, clothing and jewelry.
There is also a tiny convenience store here where you can by yourself a select range of groceries. This is great if you wish to dine-in some nights of your trip to Barbados to save money.
To the south east of the hotel in the neighbouring area of Worthing, approximately a 10 minute walk away, is a duty free shopping outlet called Cave Shepherd. Here you will find a wide selection of items, especially great souveniers to take back home to friends and family.
Where can I dine nearby Accra Hotel Barbados?
There are a large number of restaurants in the Rockley area and along Highway 7, the stretch of south coast road the resort is situated on.
The closest dining option is Just Grillin.
This is an open--air bar and grill located directly across the street from the Accra Hotel Barbados in the center of the Quayside Centre Shopping Mall.
Here you will have the opportunity to try some of the island's popular types of fish.
Bubba's Sports Bar
Right next to Just Grillin and steps away from the resort is Bubba's Sports Bar.
This sports bar features a large number of big screen TVs with the latest sports broadcasts. The food on offer here ranges from burgers to pastas.
If you are more of a ice hockey fan then you may want to visit Bert's Bar, the Caribbean home of the Ottawa Senators NHL ice hockey team.
You can not only watch your favourite sports game here but also pickup some hockey memorabilia while you are there.
There is also the highly recommended Champers restaurant found atop the small cliff at the eastern end of Accra beach.
This restaurant is the perfect choice for a romantic setting during your stay at the resort. You can easily book reservations here by calling the restaurant ahead of time.
Is there nightlife nearby Accra Hotel Barbados?
If you are looking to party and have a good time while staying at this Barbados beach hotel then you should definitely visit St Lawrence Gap.
St Lawrence Gap is an entertainment strip with a number of open-air bars and restauarants located along it. You can reach St.Lawrence Gap by either walking there, which will take about 15 minutes, or by taking a 7 minute taxi cab ride.
Are there any attractions nearby Accra Hotel Barbados?
Rockley Golf Club and Country Club
The nearest attraction to the Accra Hotel Barbados is golf at the Rockley Golf Club and Country Club.
This 9 hole golf course is just minutes away from the hotel.
The Garrison Savannah
You can also catch a thoroughbred horse race at The Garrison Savannah.
You can reach this racetrack by taking a taxi or driving about 10 minutes north west along Highway 7.
It is a good idea to find out before hand if there are going to be any races run during your vacation in Barbados as races are held on select Saturday's throughout the year.
Brandons Surf Break
Directly across the street from the racetrack is a popular south coast surf break in Barbados known as Brandons or Drill Hall.
If you are a beginner and wish to take lessons, the nearby Dread or Dead Surf Shop offers surf instruction at a reasonable price.
Where is the nearest supermarket or grocery store if I need to buy something?As I mentioned before there is a small convenience store at the Quayside Centre shopping plaza across the street from the Accra Hotel Barbados where you can buy a small selection of essentials.
However if you need to visit a large scale supermarket chain then you can visit 1 of 2 supermarkets found in Worthing that you can walk to from the resort. These are Big B (Super Centre) and Trimart.
Trimart is located in Worthing at the traffic lights of Highway 7 and Rendezvous. To walk to this supermarket from the Accra Hotel Barbados you will need to head south west in the direction of Cave Shepherd and St.Lawrence Gap.
You will eventually reach a Shell gas station at this intersection and Trimart is directly across the street from the gas station.
Big B Supermarket is just a few steps further. At these traffic lights you will need to turn left on to Rendezvous, past the First Caribbean Bank on your left and you will see Big B Supermarket and its parking lot.
How about money? Is there a bank with ATMs nearby this Barbados hotel?
If you need to withdraw money there is an ATM machine at the Quayside Centre Shopping Plaza across the street from Accra Hotel Barbados.
If you need to go to an actual bank, the closest bank is the First Caribbean International Bank in Rendezvous. This bank is located next to the Big B Supermarket mentioned above within walking distance of Accra Hotel Barbados.
If you are a Canadian traveler and hold an ATM card from a Canadian bank, it is best to visit a Royal Bank of Canada.
You can find a RBC with ATMs in St.Lawrence Gap or north of the resort in Hastings.
If I rent a car during my stay at this Barbados beach hotel where can I get gas?
The Accra Hotel Barbados is located between two gas stations that are very close to the resort. These are the Shell Gas Station in Worthing and the Esso Gas Station in Hastings.
The Esso Gas Station in Hastings is to the north west of the hotel in the direction of Bridgetown. You can reach this gas station by simply following Highway 7 for about 5 minutes until you reach Hastings Plaza to your right.
The Esso Gas Station is located just after this shopping plaza.
The Shell Gas Station on the other hand is located to the south east of the hotel in Worthing at the traffic lights of Highway 7 and the bottom of Rendezvous.
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• Location: Highway 7, Rockley, Christ Church, Barbados
• Coast: South Coast
• Rooms: 224
• Checkin: 15:00 pm
• Checkout: 12:00 pm (Noon)
• Children Under 18 Years Of Age: Yes, Children of all ages are welcome at this Barbados resort. A child is consider to be 11 years of age and under.
• Airport: Grantley Adams International Airport (20 minutes driving)
• Nearest Beach: Located on a popular white sand beach known as Accra Beach or Rockley Beach.
• Nearest Village / Town: Bridgetown.
• Distance from Bridgetown: Less than 3 miles (15 minutes driving).
• Nearest Supermarket: Trimart and Big B Super Centre in Worthing, Christ Church (Walking distance).
• Nearest Bank: An ATM is located directly across the street in the Quayside Centre Shopping Plaza. There is also a First Caribbean International Bank in Rendezvous, Christ Church and a Royal Bank of Canada in Hastings and St.Lawrence Gap, Christ Church.
• Nearest Surf Breaks: Brandons / Drill Hall.
• Nearest Golf Course: Rockley Golf Course and Country Club
• Nearest Restaurant: There are 3 on-site restaurants. The popular Champers Restaurant is also nearby along with many others.
• The Official Accra Hotel Barbados Website: http://www.accrabeachhotel.com/