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The Boatyard

Bay Street Carlisle Bay | St Michael, Bridgetown BB11156, Barbados
+1 4362622
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, International
$$ - $$$
Bay Street Carlisle Bay | St Michael, Bridgetown BB11156, Barbados
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent the day at the boatyard and really enjoy it. Due to the seaweed at our hotel we made the short trip to the Boatyard. Yes you had to pay $200 for the four of us but we received a food and drink credit...More

Thank Rednip97
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking to get away from the seaweed on the south coast and spent a great day at the Boatyard. The 50 BBD is well worth it since you get 40 back on a card for food and bar credit. We had lunch and...More

Thank AEgan
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wish we knew about this place earlier in our holiday. The deal is fantastic, probably the best on the island for a beach day. It costs 50 Bajan dollars a person and they put 40 back on a card for food and drinks. For...More

1  Thank Daniellesurrey40
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you’re panning to stop by and go to the beach , be aware of the Boatyard restaurant ! Very rude people at the entrance , they charge you a 50$ US for the entrance fee! We just wanted to buy food and they forced...More

Thank jm0ntemay0r
Logan D, Owner at The Boatyard, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear jm0ntemay0r, ( hope We got that right ) so sorry you could not afford to stay with us for the day as We are sure, like most of our clients, you would have had an amazing day. You obviously did not understand the package...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful beach. No seaweed. Pay for chair rental. but almost free based on credit received for food, drink. Also includes snorkel and glass bottom boat tour. Great day in paradise! Stayed on east coast but drove here because beaches ten times better than east coast

1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited the boatyard on many occasions. However, I decided to go for my Birthday last Wednesday and took some friends that have never been. We received great service from a gentleman by the name of Mikeal and I just wanted to thank him...More

Thank BrightEyez28
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our Sandals resort had a seaweed problem, so they shuttled us to The Boatyard for a better beach day. The Boatyard provided sunbeds, changing rooms, wifi, and food. The water was crystal clear, and you could stand up to your neck in the water and...More

Thank bkatona
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent the day here, lovely food and drink, you pay for the sun beds umbrella and you get lunch drinks and floats in sea to use was a fun day

Thank LondonMicky1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I visited yesterday....you're charged $50 BBD (approximately $25USD)/ person and this includes $40credit towards food and drink, beach chair and umbrella, use of the facilities and a tour of the shipwreck and an opportunity to snorkel/swim with turtles. To me, that was...More

Thank KBTravellers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although very busy due to a cruise liner being in port, thus was a first time here on the recommendation from Slade and Logan. We found the set quite unique because we had to pay fir, entrance, but at others have noted there $10 for...More

Thank GedSouthampton
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Sarah P
1 July 2018|
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Response from statement501 | Reviewed this property |
GOOD DAY hope all is wellon your side you can have your drivers license with you as proof and i believe a copy of your passport would be acceptable @25 usd gets you into the boatyard and you are allowed free wifi one chair... More
Ian G
15 March 2017|
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Response from CareerCritic | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ian, I walked to and checked out several of the places up the beach a couple weeks ago for my family's upcoming adventure, I think you are making a good choice. Sean is probably the one you want to talk to. He and his... More
18 September 2016|
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Response from Tara H | Property representative |
Hi Drea, We we have lockers available for a small deposit and 50% refunded when the Lock & Key are returned on the same day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bay Street Carlisle Bay | St Michael, Bridgetown BB11156, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Saint Michael Parish  >  Bridgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 4362622
  • E-mail
We are open daily, 365 days a year and there's never a dull moment. Whether you're visiting on a cruise ship, staying at one of the many hotels or a resident of our beautiful island you are guaranteed to have a great time. Our central location in Carlisle Bay on the outskirts of the Capital Bridgetown makes The Boatyard the ideal place to come relax and enjoy the friendly Barbadian hospitality. The Boatyard offers unbeatable beach facilities enhanced only by the natural white sandy beach and calm azure water. Upon entering The Boatyard, a beach package is offered at Adventure Beach which ensures you a day filled with fun and pleasure in paradise. Site amenities include: Beach Lounge chair/Day bed, shared umbrella (while stocks last), ocean trampoline, iceberg climb and slide, dive platform, rope swing (ask for scheduled times), fresh water showers, restrooms, pool table, WiFi, Volley Ball Net, Basket Ball Net (balls provided), beachside restaurant & bar, Souvenir Shop and lively music. Be sure to ask about our turtle and snorkel tour available on select days throughout the year. Relax in our seafront restaurant and savour the flavour of the Caribbean. We are sure to satisfy your hunger from our extensive menu of local and international dishes. Sharkey's Bar is fully stocked and just the place to be to quench your thirst after soaking up the warm Caribbean rays. Sip on one of our many exotic cocktails while we pamper you silly! Adventure Beach at The Boatyard - where the fun never stops!! *Please note that ID may be required for entry*
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