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Crystal Cove Barbados Hotel
"A Luxury Resort Nestled On A West Coast Cove"

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An Overview of The Crystal Cove Hotel in Barbados

The Crystal Cove Barbados Hotel, a member of a group of 5 distinct Barbados hotels known as The Elegant Hotels Group, is a 4, star all inclusive Barbados luxury resort. 

This Barbados hotel was given its name due to its location, nestled in a beach cove along  the "Platinum" west coast of the island known as Crystal Cove.

As well as being an 88 room beachfront hotel, Crystal Cove has 3 lagoon style fresh water swimming pools leading to a cascading waterfall and "Cave Bar", 2 restaurants, 2 floodlit tennis courts, a business centre and a state-of-the-art fitness centre.

Crystal Cove Hotel Barbados is situated in Appleby, St James placing it 2 miles from the village of Holetown.  Here you can find everything you will need from restaurants to duty-free shopping and grocery stores.  The capital of the island, Bridgetown, is also just 5 miles from this Barbados luxury hotel.

Being located along the west coast of the island it will take you about 30 minutes to reach the hotel from the airport by taxi or your rental car.

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All Inclusive Vacation Packages to Crystal Cove Barbados Hotel

How much is an all inclusive vacation package to this Barbados hotel?

There are vacation packages to Crystal Cove Hotel in Barbados available from as low as $939 USD for 5 nights including airfare and accommodation.

What is included in an all inclusive stay at Crystal Cove?

When you spend your Barbados vacation with Crystal Cove Hotel your booking includes your accommodation as well as all of your meals and drinks at the hotel's restaurants.  This also includes afternoon tea and house wine.

A great thing about staying at Crystal Cove is that since it is a member of The Elegant Hotels Group of Barbados Resorts you can dine at one of hotel's sister resorts.  This allows you to enjoy a meal at another luxury hotel in Barbados during your stay.  

If you would like you can dine at the Turtle Beach Resort and will only have to pay to be transfered to and from this sister hotel.  However there is a small extra charge for your meals if you decide to dine at Colony Club or Tamarind Cove.

What watersports are included in an all inclusive vacation at Crystal Cove?

There is a wide array of watersport activities included with your stay at The Crystal Cove Barbados Hotel.  This includes all non-motorized water activities including and in addition too:

• Boogie Boards
• Kayaking
• Sailing
• Snorkeling
• Windsurfing
• Water Skiing

What is not included in an all inclusive stay at Crystal Cove?

While staying at Crystal Cove Hotel you will have to pay extra for fine wines, champagne and bottled water.

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Guest Rooms at Crystal Cove Barbados Hotel

There are 88 guest rooms at the Crystal Cove Resort, including 26 one-bedroom suites.  Each of these guest rooms are equipped with a private balcony or patio. 

If you choose to stay at Crystal Cove, the following types of rooms are available to you:

The Standard Guest Room

Standard Guest Room at Crystal Cove Hotel in BarbadosThe standard guest rooms at Crystal Cove are air conditioned and feature a King size bed (or twin beds). As with all of the guest rooms at this Barbados luxury hotel, these rooms have a private balcony or patio and are available with either a pool/garden view or a view of the ocean.  

The standard guest rooms are best suited for up to 2 adults. with room amenities that include a telephone, clock radio, hair dryer, in-room safe and an unstocked mini-fridge.

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The Junior Suites

The next step up are the junior suites.  These rooms come with the same amenities as the standard guest rooms but are more spacious and include a sitting area with a sofa bed.  The bedroom is equipped with a King size bed (or 2 twin beds).  

These suites are best suited for up to 3 adults or 2 adults with 1 child and are available with either a pool/garden view or ocean view.  

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One Bedroom Suites

One Bedroom Suites at Crystal Cove Hotel in BarbadosThe most luxurious guest rooms at Crystal Cove Barbados are the one bedroom suites.  There are 26 suites available that are very spacious with a separate living room.  9 of these suites are loft suites with the bedroom upstairs overlooking the living room.  The living room has a sofa bed and a 2nd separate full bathroom and the bedroom is equipped with a King size bed (or 2 twin beds).  

This is the best option for up to 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children and are available with either a pool/garden view or ocean view.

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Crystal Cove Barbados Room Features

• Air Conditioned Bedrooms

• Private Balconies and Patios

• Separate Sitting Area (Jr. Suites Only)

• Separate Living Room (One Bedroom Suites Only)

• Sofa Bed (Jr. & One Bedroom Suites Only)

• 2nd Bathroom (One Bedroom Suites Only)

• Clock Radio

• Cable TV

• Telephone

• Hair Dryer

• In-room Safe

• Unstocked Mini Fridge

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Amenities at Crystal Cove Hotel Barbados

Does this Barbados luxury beach hotel have a swimming pool?

The Pools at Crystal Cove Hotel in BarbadosThere are 3 swimming pools at Crystal Cove Hotel in Barbados.  These swimming pools are multi-tiered, fresh water lagoon-style pools that join at a cascading waterfall.

Behind this waterfall, carved into rocks, you wil find the "Cave Bar", which you can swim up to and buy cocktails. 

Where can I eat at Crystal Cove?

There are 2 restaurants and 2 bars at this all inclusive resort in Barbados.  

• Reflections Restaurant 

Reflections Restaurant at Crystal Cove BarbadosThe Reflections Restaurant at Crystal Cove Barbados is the hotel's signature restaurant.  This is a pool side, open-air restaurant where you can grab breakfast, lunch and dinner.  

Breakfast is served from 7:30 am till 10:00 am followed by lunch from 12:30 pm till 2:30 pm.  Dinner is then served from 7:00 pm till 9:30 pm.

• Drifters Beach Bar and Restaurant

Drifters Beach Bar and Restaurant at Crystal Cove Hotel BarbadosThe second restaurant at Crystal Cove is the Drifters Beach Bar and Restaurant.  This is also an open-air restaurant but more casual and informal than Reflections.  

This restaurant and bar is open every day for lunch and dinner from 10:00 am until 6:00 pm.

• The Cave Bar

Cave Bar at Crystal Cove Barbados HotelThe Cave Bar at Crystal Cove is found cut into the rocks behind the hotel's waterfall.  You therefore must swim through the waterfall to reach this bar!  

Between the hours of 10:00 am and 11:45 pm this bar will serve you cocktails.

Will I be able to play tennis while vacationing at Crystal Cove Hotel in Barbados?

There are 2 floodlit tennis courts at Crystal Cove.  

A List of The Crystal Cove Hotel in Barbados Amenities and Facilities

• 3 Fresh Water Swimming Pools

• 2 Floodlit Tennis Courts

• Complimentary Watersports

• On site Business Centre w/ Internet Access

• 2 Restaurants

• 2 Bars including Cave Bar

• State-of-the-art Fitness Centre

• Kids Club (Tommy Turtle Kids Club)

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The Area Surrounding Crystal Cove Hotel Barbados

Below is an interactive map of the area surrounding the hotel so that you will have an idea of what will be nearby.
Start at The Crystal Cove Hotel in Barbados The Smiley Bajan Boy and choose a route! Follow the GREEN route to find your nearest golf course or a RED route to find your closest attraction.

Feel like surfing in Barbados? Follow a BLUE route to your nearest Barbados surf breaks.

If you ever come across a Camera along the way, stop here for a great photo opportunity!

Press the '+' to zoom into street level and the '–' to zoom out....and if you wish to move around the map drag it with the 'hand'.

Where is the nearest beach to The Crystal Cove Barbados Hotel?

Crystal Cove Barbados is a beachfront hotel and is therefore sitting on a white sandy west coast beach known as Crystal Cove.

Is there a golf course near to this Barbados hotel?  

Golf at Crystal Cove
As a hotel guest Crystal Cove hotel will provide you with preferred tee off times at the Royal Westmoreland Golf Course and Country Club.  This is an 18 hole, par 72 championship golf course just away from Crystal Cove.

There is also the Old Nine and The Country Club golf course in Sandy Lane just north of the Crystal Cove Hotel.   

Are there any attractions I can visit nearby The Crystal Cove Barbados Hotel?

The nearest attraction to this Barbados luxury hotel that you can visit is The Folkstone Marine Park, a marine park which is home to a museum and aquarium of the island's Caribbean sea life. From this Marine Park you can also go scuba diving or take a trip aboard a glass bottom boat.  

Are there any restaurants close to Crystal Cove Barbados Hotel?

Even though your meals are included in your accommodation you may want to try out some food from some of the nearby restaurants.

Il Tempio South of Crystal Cove HotelOne of the closest restaurants to the Crystal Cove Barbados Hotel is called Il Tempio.  This a an authentic beachfront italian restaurant in Fitts Village, St.James.  Fitts Village is just a few minutes south of Appleby where Crystal Cove hotel is located.  

The restaurant is open Tuesdays to Sundays for lunch from 12:00 pm to 2:30 pm and dinner from 6:30 pm until 10:00 pm. 

In order to get to Il Tempio from the Crystal Cove Barbados Hotel you just have to walk / drive south along Highway 1, the street that runs along the west coast of the island.  The restaurant is 5 minutes away, on the beach side of Fitts Village, St.James.

The Cliff Restaurant in Barbados Nearby Crystal Cove ResortThere is also The Cliff in Derricks which is just north of Appleby, St.James. The Cliff is a very expensive but excellent clifftop restuarant.  This restaurant has been praised as the best restaurant along the west coast of the island with excellent reviews to back.  

So if you want to dine in style and can afford it, I recommend you walk up to this restaurant from Crystal Cove.  It will take you between 5 - 10 minutes to reach The Cliff from the hotel by heading north along Highway 1. 

Daphnes Restaurant Nearby Crystal Cove BarbadosDaphne's is the restaurant of the Elegant Hotels Group which Crystal Cove Barbados Hotel is a member of. This restaurant is located in Payne's Bay which is just a few minutes further north than Derricks where The Cliff is, at The House Hotel in Barbados.  

Daphne's serves fine Italian cuisine similar to its London counter part, so visit Daphne's if you'd like to try out Crystal Cove's partner restaurant. 

If you are looking for more affordable dining near to Crystal Cove Barbados where you and your family can sit and enjoy a great meal you should visit Just Grillin in Sunset Crest.  This is an open air bar and grill serving a variety of grill fish and barbequed chicken meals.


Are there any nightclubs, bars of pubs nearby Crystal Cove Barbados Hotel?

Like the other hotels in Barbados near to Holetown, there are plenty of bars and pubs within walking distance of The Crystal Cove Barbados Hotel. The best bars for you to visit are those located along 2nd street in Holetown.  These bars are about 2 miles north of the resort.

There is also the Casbah Nightclub just south of 2nd street.  This upscale night club is located downstairs of the Baku Beach Club.


Where can I go shopping while staying at Crystal Cove Barbados?

The best shopping nearby this Barbados resort is the mall and stores in Sunset Crest.  Sunset Crest is located just north of Sandy Lane just before you reach Holetown.  Here you will find the Sunset Mall with a large duty free store called Cave Shepherd as well as branches of the high end jewelery stores Colombian Emeralds and Diamonds International.  You will also find a few small gift shops, a bank and convenience store here.  

However if you are looking to buy general groceries and toiletries a trip to Holetown will be better suited.  Here you will find a large supermarket called Super Centre in the West Coast Shopping Mall where you can buy everything you need. This mall also has a wide range of duty free shopping available to visitors.


Where can I get gas to fill up my rental car that is near to Crystal Cove Hotel in Barbados?

You will find a gas station just minutes away from the Crystal Cove Barbados Hotel at the bottom of Holders Hill. Here you can fill up anytime you need without hassle.


Can I visit some other west coast hotels in Barbados during my stay with Crystal Cove Barbados?

You may have heard of guests at the Crystal Cove Hotel in Barbados visiting some other Barbados hotels during there stay with Crystal Cove Barbados.  Well it is true.  This is due to the fact that Crystal Cove Barbados is a member of the exclusive Elegant Hotels Group which offers a complimentary water taxi that transports guest between their sister hotels along the west coast.  

These hotels include The Colony Club Barbados Hotel, The House Barbados Hotel and Tamarind Cove.
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The Crystal Cove Hotel Barbados Quick Facts

• Location: Appleby, St.James Barbados

• Coast: West Coast

• Rooms: 88

• Checkin: 3:00 pm

• Checkout: 12:00 pm

• Children Under 18 Years Of Age: Yes children are allowed at this Barbados hotel

• Airport: Grantley Adams International Airport - 10 miles (30 minutes driving)

• Nearest Beach: Located on Crystal Cove along the island's Platinum West Coast

• Nearest Village / Town: Holetown – 2 miles

• Distance from Bridgetown, the island’s capital: 5 miles (30 minutes driving)

• Nearest Supermarket: Super Centre located at The West Coast Mall in Holetown

• Nearest Bank: The West Coast Mall in Holetown

• Nearest Surf Breaks: Sandy Lane (seldom breaks)

• Nearest Golf Course: Royal Westmoreland Country Club - 2 1/2 miles away

• Nearest Restaurant: Daphne’s at the sister hotel The House Barbados

• Nearest Attractions:

Folkestone Marine Park

St. James Parish Church

• Sister Hotels:

- The Colony Club Barbados Hotel
- The House Hotel in Barbados
- Tamarind Cove Barbados Hotel
- The Turtle Beach Barbados Resort

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