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Stockholm, Stockholms Län, Sweden
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Reviewed 9 March 2013

Loved everything about this place. Great location close to dover beach. In the nearby area you will find supermarket, ATM, lots of restaurants with everything from cheap streetfood to fine dining, bars, sugar nightclub, souvenir shops and more. The staff was very friendly and helpful at all times and i would also like to recommend their fantastic tour around the... More 

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Canada
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Reviewed 28 February 2013 via mobile

We stayed 8 nights in Brigitte'townhouse, just a few steps from a great, great beach. The house has a 2 bedrooms with share bathroom, so clean we could walk barefoot. We had the room on the left which gave us a good air circulation by the small salon and the balcony. We felt like it was the extention of our... More 

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Rifle, Colorado, United States
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Reviewed 28 October 2012

I am from the states and was traveling to Barbados alone. Upon arrival, I was greeted by one of Guesthouse Dover's wonderfully friendly staff, given a tour of the Guesthouse, and treated with so much care that I couldn't help but to feel apart at home. Not to mention the perfect cleanliness of the guesthouse, excellent references to entertainment and... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 11 May 2012

We stayed at the guesthouse when travelling to a friend's wedding. The place was very clean, very simple, and had all necessary basics. Guests have a little lounge area and a balcony with patio furniture, and can use the main kitchen. Considering that the island's beaches are public, we were able to enjoy the island at minimum cost compared to... More 

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Santa Cruz, California
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Reviewed 11 May 2012

Barbados is amazing...and when you are staying only a minute walk from one of the best beaches on the island, you are bound to have a great experience! Staying at Guesthouse Dover was a lot of fun. The owner, Brigitte, is very friendly and knowledgable about the island. She has lived there a long time and knows all of the... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 2 April 2012

I stayed at Guesthouse Dover with my boyfriend this January and we had such a great time! I had read about Brigitte's properties on TripAdvisor and got the impression that she cares a lot about her business and the island - this impression was reinforced by how helpful she and Stephanie were in the weeks leading up to my trip.... More 

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Paris, France
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Reviewed 13 March 2012

I stayed here for over a week with my girlfriend and enjoyed the place a lot. Key positives: - Price - Friendliness & value add of Brigitte and Stephanie - Location Key negatives (If any): - Smoking house (could be an issue for some...) Many thanks to both for a very enjoyable stay!

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Prince Albert, Canada
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Reviewed 8 March 2012

Hello This is my first review ever written in my husband and my 18 years of travel to 19 countires and about 25 or so destinations. I don't usually even read reviews, but somehow feel that this Guesthouse has received a bum rap in a way and feel that you may need to undersand that all is not how it... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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Reviewed 4 March 2012

This is a little hard to find- its like 1st Ave is L-shaped and this place is on the back of the L !!! When we got there, we thought the place is clean- but- wow, we had the bedroom with the king bed, that can be made into 2 beds- there is NO room for your suitcases and barely... More 

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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Reviewed 6 February 2012

The "guesthouse" is clean and in a great location close to the beach and "Scotties". The patio upstairs is the perfect spot for our early morning coffee. The area is safe and quiet except when Cricket is being played so we just went over and watched it which was fun. But what all the photos don't show is that the... More 

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Gitta, Owner at Guesthouse Dover, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. I am happy that you liked my accommodation and my staff was nice and helpful to you. I am sorry to hear that you had not enjoyed your time at my house for reasons I really didn't understand. I always try my best to make people happy in their vacation but I assume you can’t please... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A home away from home. Best value for money in Barbados. 2 minutes to beaches, restaurants, hotels, sports, water sports just a stroll away. We have the most affordable accommodations in Barbados is furnished in Caribbean-European style. At this beautiful flat we rent 2 bedrooms a small yellow and a darker blue medium decorated room. There is a shared small living room upstairs with a balcony which has own SAT TV, MP3 player for guests. Coffeemaker, toaster, fridge for the 2 rooms and a shared kitchen downstairs. Bedrooms have fans, mosquito screens and the windows are tinted to keep the rooms cooler. Air-conditioning available at extra cost. Sometimes companies show that I don't have any availabillity but I do have. Check and look for barbados minus r e n t a l s point and then the com for actually space. Our accommodations are all in the favorite location of Saint Lawrence Gap which is a preferable area for visitors. There are many hotels, restaurants, beach bars, bar, discos, mini marts, shops, banks and the night life of Barbados just in 5 minutes walking distance. We have the nicest white powder fine sand beaches of Barbados in this area. Our accommodations are still far enough away from the night life area to avoid disturbance through loud music. Many repeat guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Guesthouse Dover

Address: St.Lawrence Gap Dover, St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
Region: Caribbean > Barbados > Christ Church Parish > St. Lawrence Gap
Price Range: $90 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Guesthouse Dover Barbados/St. Lawrence Gap
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“If you're travelling with someone else, you can book a room that has two separate beds.”
 of 5 bubbles CassandraM701, 29 Apr 2013 | Read review
“I know the room with the king that can be made into singles is very small- don't know about the other rooms. The area is quiet- except for the T.V. on late into the night. Probably want the air conditioning as theres no air flow - plus drowns out the TV noise!!”
 of 5 bubbles pattooty, 3 Mar 2012 | Read review
“quiet & conviniently located, buget priced”
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