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The Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel
"Accommodation And Entertainment At Your Fingertips"






The Escape at the Gap Barbados Hotel is situated right in the heart of the liveliness and entertainment of St.Lawrence Gap on the beautiful Dover Beach, in the parish of Christ Church. This is the hub of the nightlife scene along the south coast of the island.

Escape at the Gap is a 3 star, all inclusive Barbados family resort offering 66 guests rooms and an array of hotel facilities.

The resort is arranged into two areas. On the beachside the "Main Area" of the accommodation is built around the beautiful grounds and beach. There is one of the hotel's two pools available here as well as restaurant and bar facilities. Just across a small road is the “Pirates” area, where the rooms and suites overlook a second swimming pool and beautiful garden area. This area is geared more toward family accommodation and is home to the Pirates restaurant.

A 25 minute transfer will get you from the Sir Grantley Adams International airport to this Barbados hotel (approx 6 miles/9 km) and the capital, Bridgetown, is some 7 miles/11  km away, a 15 minute drive by taxi.

Guest Rooms At Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel

There are a total of 66 guest rooms at the Escape At The Gap Hotel in Barbados, divided between two building, allowing you to choose between room in the Main area or one of the Pirate rooms. Each guest room comes equipped with air conditioning, a balcony/terrace, shower, TV, tea/coffee making facilities, hair dryer, telephone and in-room safe.

Standard Rooms

Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel Standard RoomsThe Standard Rooms are located in the Main Area of Escape At The Gap, found on the ocean-side of the hotel.  There are a total of 39 of these rooms for you to choose from each furnished in bright Caribbean colours.

Your guest room will be facing the hotel's pool and gardens and will come equipped with 1 double bed or twin beds.  This allows these rooms to accommodate 2 adults and 1 child under the age of six.

Check the current rates and room availability at this all inclusive Barbados family hotel





Standard Pool View Pirates Rooms

Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel Pool View PiratesAcross the road in the Pirates Area you will find the 10 Standard Pool View Rooms.

As the name suggests these rooms offer a view of the swimming pool and garden on these grounds and is equipped with a King-size bed and King-size sofa bed.

The maximum number of guests that can be comfortably accommodated in these rooms is 4 and are best suited for families.

Check the current rates and room availability at this all inclusive Barbados family hotel





One Bedroom Oceanview Suites

Escape At The Gap Barbados One Bedroom Ocean View SuiteA step up from the standard guest rooms at Escape at The Gap in Barbados are the hotel's one bedroom suites. You will find 13 One Bedroom Suites in total, 6 of which offer an oceanview and 9 offering a pool view.

The 4 One Bedroom Oceanview Suites are located in the Main Area on the beachside of the small road the hotel is located on.These suites face the main area's pool and gardens and provide a partial view of the ocean.

You will notice that a major difference between these suites and the standard rooms is the suites' lounge providing added sitting area. The bedroom of these suites comes equipped with a double bed or 2 twins as well as a double sofa bed, which you will find in the suite's lounge.

These oceanview suites will comfortably accommodate 4 guests.


Check the current rates and room availability at this all inclusive Barbados family hotel





One Bedroom Pool View Pirates Suites

Escape At The Gap Barbados Pool View Pirate SuitesThe 9 One Bedroom Suites located in the Pirates Area offer guest a view of the pool and gardens of these grounds of the hotel.

These suites can accommodate more guests than the suites found in the main area on the oceanside, sleeping 6 guests comfortably and are best suited for families.

You will find a King-size bed in the suite's bedroom as well as King-size sofa bed and 2 single beds in the lounge area.

Check the current rates and room availability at this all inclusive Barbados family hotel





Oceanfront Penthouses

Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel Pool View PiratesLastly, the Escape At The Gap Barbados offers its guest the choice of 4 Oceanfront Penthouses. These penthouses are found in the oceanside Main Area offerring you a view of the Atlantic Ocean.

You will have the space of two floors, with the bedroom located on the upper floor. This bedroom features a balcony and has 1 double bed or twin beds with an ensuite bathroom.

However the main floor of the penthouses features a spacious lounge with a sofa bed, bathroom and balcony.

These penthouses accommodate up to 5 guests made up of 2 adults and 3 children.

Check the current rates and room availability at this all inclusive Barbados family hotel





In Room Amenities at Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel

The following amenities are available in the guest rooms at the Escape At The Gap Hotel in Barbados:


• Air Conditioning

• Balcony/Terrace

• Bath/Shower (only in Suites and Penthouses)

• Hair Dryer

• In-room Safe

• King size beds

• Lounge (only in Suites and Penthouses)

• Shower

• Sofa Bed (only in select rooms)

• Tea & Coffee Making Facilities

• Telephone

• Cable Television

• Twin beds





All Inclusive Packages To Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel

What type of meals will I get with my all inclusive package to this Barbados hotel?

An all inclusive package to Escape At The Gap Hotel will include all of your meals, many of where are à la carte, as well as all of your drinks. These drinks include house wine by the glass, local beer and spirts, soft drinks (pop) and cocktails.

Taxes and tips will also be included and there is no extra charge to enjoy the regular evening entertainment provided by the hotel.

 

Does this Barbados hotel offer any outdoor sports with its all-inclusive package?

Your all inclusive package to this hotel will also include all non-motorised watersports such as windsurfing, kayaking, snorkelling and boogie boarding.

If you wish to take part in any motorised water sports or have a scuba diving or deep sea fishing trip organized the hotel's Water Sports personnel will be happy to assist you.

 

What is not included in an all inclusive package to this Barbados hotel?

An all inclusive packakge to Escape At The Gap does not include premium wines and motorised water activities.

 

Amenities At Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel

The Beach at Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel

Escape At The Gap Barbados Dover BeachThis all inclusive hotel in Barbados is located on Dover Beach along the island's south coast in the parish of Christ Church.

This is one of the nicest beaches in this area and is popular amongst local and visitors.

There is a variety of water sports available at this beach. Some of these are included in your inclusive stay with this Barbados hotel and include windsurfing, sailing, kayaking and snorkelling.

You will also be able to just relax in the sun on the sun loungers provided by the hotel.



The Swimming Pools At Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel

Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel Swimming PoolThere are 2 swimming pools to choose from at this all inclusive hotel in Barbados.

The first pool, a children's paddling pool, can be found in the main area located on the beach side of the road.

The hotel's second pool is found on the roadside at the Pirates Area.



Dining At Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel

You will find 2 restuarants at this all inclusive Barbados hotel. These are the Seascape Restaurant and the Pirates Restaurant. There is also an oceanfront Seascape Bar.

The Seascape Restaurant

Seascape Restaurant at Escape At The Gap Barbados HotelLocated in the Main Area of Escape At The Gap, the Seascape restaurant is a casual restaurant on the edge of the hotel's beautiful beach.

This is where you will enjoy your daily meals during your all inclusive Barbados vacation at this hotel, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Buffet breakfast is served from 7:30 to 9:30 am every morning, followed by a buffet lunch from 12:30 to 2:30 pm. Dinner is also served from 7:00 to 9:30 pm and is buffet-style 5 nights of the week and table d'hote or a la carte the other 2 nights.

At Seascape Restaurant guests are also treated to entertainment during the buffet evenings.

The Pirates Restaurant

Pirates Restaurant Escape At The Gap BarbadosThe hotel's second restaurant is located in the Pirate Area across the road from the beachside Main Area. This is a very spacious restaurant offering an a la carte menu, and is known as the Pirates Restaurant.

The Pirates Restaurant is open 4 nights a week for dinne,r from 7:00 pm to 11:30 pm, and has an elegantly casual dress code.


Seascape Bar

Seascape Bar at Escape At The Gap Hotel BarbadosIf you wish to just enjoy some cocktails by the beach, the oceanfront Seascape Bar is open from 11:00 am to 11:00 pm every day.










Fitness Equipment at Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel

Fitness Room At Escape At The Gap Barbados HotelIt is always a great idea to stay in shape during any Caribbean vacation.

Escape At The Gap Barbados provides its guest with a fitness room located in the Pirates area. This fitness room is equipped with a variety of workout equipment by Tunturi.

Please note that this fitness room is unsupervised and is only available to guest above the age of 16 years. Appropriate fitness footwear must also be worn in the fitness room at all times.





Child Services at Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel

There are a number of activities available at this all inclusive Barbados hotel to keep your children busy during your your Barbados vacation. If you will be traveling with children between the ages of 3 and 11 there is a Kids Club offering supervised sessions 5 days a week from 1:30 pm to 9:00 pm.

There is also a Children's Playground whose swings and climbing frame will keep the any young child entertained for hours.



A List of Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel Amenities:


• 24 Hour Reception

• Babysitting / Child Services

• Bar

• Fitness Room

• Restaurant

• Swimming Pool





The Area Surrounding The Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel

Where is the nearest beach to The Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel?

While staying at this Barbados hotel you will be right on Dover beach, one of the nicest beaches along the island's south coast.

You will also be minutes away from Sandy Beach (also known as Carib Beach).


Is there a golf course near to this Barbados beach hotel?

If you fancy a game of golf, you will be happy to know that during your vacation in Barbados with Escape At The Gap the accommodation can arrange tee times for you at the best golf course on the island's south coast.

This is the Barbados Golf Club, an 18 hole, 6805 yard, Par 72 championship golf course found in the parish of Christ Church.  This course was designed by golf architect Ron Kirby and is a very popular choice amongst golf enthusiasts.


Are there any restaurants close to Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel?

Since this Barbados beach hotel is located in the heart of St.Lawrence Gap you will have easy access to an array of restaurants, all within walking distance.

The Restaurant at Southsea

The most notable of these is the Restaurant At Southsea, believed to be the island's nicest restaurant on the south coast.  This romantic restaurant offers a beautiful seaside veranda overlooking a sandy bay and has won the Barbados Restaurant of The Year Award on numerous occassions.

Josef's Restaurant

Just steps away from The Restaurant at Southsea is  Josef's Restaurant.  This restaurant is also located along the waters edge in St.Lawrence Gap and offers International haut cuisine with a fusion of Caribbean and Asian Flavors.

Pisces

At the entrance of St.Lawrence Gap you will find Pisces, featuring a very unique beachfront dinning setting with it lush indoor gardens.  From this restaurant you will be able to enjoy an romantic, beachfront dinner from their International menu with subtle West Indian influence.


Where is the nearest supermarket or grocery store if I need to buy groceries?

If you need to buy groceries during your Barbados vacation you will be a short distance from the fullsize supermarket known as Trimart in Worthing, Christ Church.



How about money? Is there a bank with ATMs nearby this Barbados hotel?

If you are a Canadian traveler you would happy to know that there is a Royal Bank of Canada located in St.Lawrence Gap steps away from the Escape At the Gap Barbados Hotel.  This bank has ATMs which will allow you to withdraw necessary cash.  There is also a Barbados National Bank located in the nearby Worthing area.


Is there any nightlife nearby Escape At The Barbados Hotel?

Being situated right along St.Lawrence Gap places you in the heart of the St.Lawrence Gap Entertainment strip.  This street along the island`s south coast is home to the coast`s most popular open-air bars and pubs.  These included the popular Cafe Sol and McBrides pub, offering live music and cocktails till the wee hours of the night.

McBride`s

You will find the McBrides pub located just across the street from the Josef`s restaurant in St.Lawrence Gap.  This open-air irish pub is about a 5 minute or less walk away from the Escape At The Gap hotel and is the center of entertainment in the gap.

Cafe Sol

Cafe Sol is located just around the corner from McBride`s, directly across the street from the Pisces Restaurant.  This Mexican grill and margarita bar is open every night and offers visitors a wide range of cocktails and drinks.



Where can I go shopping while staying at the Escape At The Gap Hotel in Barbados?

The Chattel House Shopping Village

Just across the street and short distance along St.Lawrence Gap is The Chattel House Shopping Village.  This is a small collection of wooden houses selling a wide range of souveniers and gifts that are great for friends and family back at home.

Walkers World

The second nearby store worth mentioning is Walkers World.  Walkers World is home to many local Bajan handcrafts, ranging from trays and table placemates to handmade baskets


Where is the nearest gas station to this Barbados hotel?

A short drive away from The Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel is a Shell Gas station, located at Top Rock.


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Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel Quick Facts

• Location: St.Lawrence Gap, Christ Church, Barbados

• Coast: South Coast

• Rooms: 66

• Checkin: 15:00

• Checkout: 12:00

• Children Under 18 Years Of Age: Yes

• Airport: Grantley Adams International Airport (25 minutes driving).

• Nearest Beach: Located on Dover beach.

• Nearest Village / Town: Oistins (10 minute driving)

• Distance from Bridgetown: 15 minutes driving

• Nearest Supermarket: Trimart in Worthing, Christ Church

• Nearest Bank: Royal Bank of Canada in St.Lawrence Gap (ATM available).

• Nearest Surf Breaks: Freights Bay

• Nearest Golf Course: The Barbados Golf Club

• Nearest Restaurant: There are 2 on-site restaurants, The Seascape Restaurant and Pirates Restaurant. There is The Restaurant at Southsea, Josef's and Pisces restaurant along St.Lawrenece Gap within walking distance from Escape At The Gap.

• Sister Resorts: Escape Hotel and Spa Barbados and Tropical Escape Hotel

• The Official Escape At The Gap Barbados Hotel Website: http://www.escapehotels.co.uk/








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