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Reviewed 2 April 2014

This is a fantastic boutique hotel that appeals not only to couples but to families as well. The rooms are authentically opulent ( Cottages are definitely the best choice for room!!), successfully capturing the traditional Bajan style, and among them, the vast stretches of luscious garden positively add to the truly relaxing atmosphere. The staff are caring, thoughtful, and strive...

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3Thank Tranquil119
Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2014

This was our first visit to the Coral Reef Club and sadly it was only for 3 nights but we are so pleased we made this choice. We opted for this hotel because of its 1st class reputation as one of the best in Barbados. Just 88 bedrooms suited us as we prefer smaller intimate hotels. Attention to detail is...

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2Thank Judith B
East Hampton
Reviewed 19 March 2014 via mobile

What more can you say - this place is amazing. The rooms are gorgeous, the location & service (particularly at the beach) amazing. Half board included, in the semi-open air restaurant with spectacular sea views. Much if the hotel interior flooring is actually made from coral. Water sports are also included. The people, as generally in Barbados, were gracious and...

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2Thank Don C
Bedford, UK
Reviewed 15 March 2014

What a lovely atmosphere!! The staff are many and all smiles and efficiency. The choice of cocktails is varied and not all are alcoholic but all are completely delicious!! We will definitely come back for afternoon tea.

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3Thank Claire R
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2014

I recently visited the spa at this hotel and the experience was truly amazing. From the helpful doorman, to the friendly receptionist, to the warm welcome and fantastic ambience. Each changing room was equipped with it's own private shower. We were invited to chill out in the relaxation area with a welcome drink. We had a couples massage in the...

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1Thank Kadiaw
Hampshire
Reviewed 11 March 2014

As repeatedly noted this is a comfortable and well run hotel. The rooms are good , the gardens and pool wonderful though the beach has steadily been eroded over the years. Th Owning family runs a tight ship and guests appreciate their attentiveness. However their eyes miss nothing and one of the brothers has been known to twitch his lack...

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3Thank arc504
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 March 2014

This is lovely hotel, its comfortable and relaxing but not over the top. The rooms are large and minimal. The only drawback is some of the staff in the restaurant can be unfriendly but that should not put you off coming. The beach is fabulous and a week here does charge up ones batteries.

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2Thank Gerry5461
Nyack, New York
Reviewed 21 February 2014

My wife and I visited the Coral Reef Club for the first time last year....we returned. (see my prior review at http://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowUserReviews-g946443-d150698-r153281590-Coral_Reef_Club-Holetown_Saint_James_Parish_Barbados.html Since then, everything remains great but I would like to add new information. The TV that you would borrow for playing DVD's is now a 26" Sony flat screen with an HDMI input. The safe's are small...about 10...

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4Thank h2omelon1
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2014

Stayed at the Coral reef club last November for 2 weeks, had a fab holiday. hotel amazing,great service, great food, lovely suite, the staff made us feel very special. The hotel staff couldn't do enough for us, the owners are very welcoming. The BBQ on Thursday nights is a must. Can not wait to go back.

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2014

A holiday at the Coral Reef Club is a wonderful experience. Set in beautiful tropical gardens the accommodation is excellent. The room was spotless, roomy and very comfortable. The restaurant was first class, with an excellent variety of food, excellently prepared and presented. The highlight was without doubt the quality of the staff, who worked as a team to make...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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Coral Reef Club
Coral Reef Club
Cuisines: British
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  • Pool
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set amidst twelve acres of beautifully landscaped gardens on the calm West Coast of Barbados, Coral Reef Club is the epitome of West Indian elegance. This family owned and run luxury resort renowned for its special ambiance and classic island style. A five star hotel, it is one of the finest in the Caribbean. Accommodations are traditionally designed with wooden balustrading, fretwork and shuttered windows. Fine dining and personal service are a high priority at this "Small Luxury Hotel of the World". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Coral Reef Club

Address: Porters | St. James, Holetown BB24017, Barbados
Region: Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish > Holetown
Price Range: $560 - $1,225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Coral Reef Club 4.5*
Number of rooms: 88
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Also Known As:
Coral Reef Club Hotel Saint James
Coral Reef Hotel
Coral Reef Saint James
Coral Reef Club Barbados
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“Rooms authentically Bajan”
paulinemt, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Plan to spend some extra time in the spa - its worth it.”
Mrs_G-L, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“all beautiful rooms , but nearer the pool or beach are the best !”
crabLeeds, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Plantation suites are the best but cost an arm and a leg”
pamandjim2017, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Don't have a single occupancy room our friend did it was very pokey!”
martincO7915RQ, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
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