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Gun Hill Signal Station

Hwy. 4, Barbados
+1 246-429-1358
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This former British outpost affords spectacular panoramic views of the island.
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  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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Hwy. 4, Barbados
+1 246-429-1358
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The views are stunning and it's a very well maintained historic attraction. We scheduled the visit at lunch time but despite being billed as having a cafe there was only crisps. The fridge had broken so there were no soft drinks. It took us ages...More

Thank Elaine W
Charismatic Kev... R, Manager at Gun Hill Signal Station, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're very sorry that your experience was marred by not having access to drinks or food. Fortunately the drink chiller has been repaired within 24hrs and cold drinks are being served. Please let us know when your visiting again so we can further aid in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I visited Gun Hill Signal Station on our trip last week to Barbados and we were extremely pleased we did. The views of the south part of the island were beautiful and we also really enjoyed learning a little history about the...More

Thank Dimmit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Gun Hill Signal Station a few days ago and while we had enjoyed previous visits we were impressed with the work done there and the recent changes. The history of the station is interesting, the gardens are well kept and attractive and...More

Thank SittingbourneAngela
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This historical landmark offers spectacular views from the hill. Be sure to rent a hired car and explore the island for an unforgettable experience!

Thank Jamel L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The most stunning views in Bardados. Packed full of history. from as early as Oliver Cromwell. Also a stunning place to have a wedding thats different from the usual beach one. Kevin the young manager is very helpful, nothing is to much trouble. A must...More

Thank Lyn C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This gives you the history of communications prior to telephone in Barbados . Very interesting with magnificent views. Well worth a visit

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The attraction was closed for repairs, but the manager was kind enough to open it for a small group of us. He was delighted that we wanted to experience this historical site during our short visit to Barbados. Great views, fascinating history.

Thank 13miker52
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Gun hill signal station st George is a great place to go the staff are very informative and the views spectacular My family home is just below it between it and the Lion.

Thank alfbrogan
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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

When our group arrived the station was closed and areas were being renovated however one quick call by staff and the manager arrived to open it for us. The views were fantastic as well as reading the history. Huge thank you for opening for us.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We visited on a quiet day during our family trip to Barbados so we were lucky to have the place all to ourselves. Awesome views of the South and Southern part of the Western side of the island. We learnt some of the Bajan history...More

1  Thank Jason M
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