Barbados is a famous island country that is located in North America's Caribbean region. The island covers an area of 432 km² and situated on the east of the Caribbean Sea. The largest city of Barbados is Bridgetown. The island has been inhabited since the 13th century and the local inhabitants are called ‘Kalinago’.
Barbados is quite famous in the world of tourism for its white-sand beaches, crystalline waters, and turquoise. The left side road, cricket, polo, and horse riding are some of the features of this English speaking country. Since it receives tourists from all over the world in huge numbers, the country has got numerous big and small vacation rentals with modern facilities.
What Barbados Offers You
Barbados is a one-stop solution for all travel lovers. It entertains its tourists with stunning beaches, historic sites, caves, gardens, a preserved wildlife, plantations, and numerous other points of interest. Thousands of tourists visit Barbados to spend their holidays near the sea and to enjoy fishing, snorkeling, and diving.
According to estimates, Barbados receives more than 1 million visitors every year. The foreign exchange of the country through tourism is more than 50%. The GDP of the country gets 12% directly from the tourism industry. On your stay here in Barbados, you must visit Bridgetown, Holetown, Oistins, Bathsheba, Saint James, Speightstown, and other notable cities.
CuddlyNest Provides Vacation Rentals
CuddlyNest is a global online platform to book short-term accommodation in more than 100 countries. We provide all kinds of vacation rental properties including houses, apartments, villas, condos, cabins, and others. Having a professional and experienced team of travel experts, we make sure that each of our guests is provided all kinds of modern facilities at reasonable rates.
Having links with local hosts in Barbados, we come to offer highly-facilitated beach houses, luxury villas, and other rental properties at affordable rates for our guests. Through our website, we also serve hosts in Barbados and all other European countries by allowing them to list their properties on our site and receive guests throughout the year. The best thing about our vacation rentals in Barbados is that they are located near the best tourist attractions of the island.
Top Attractions in and around Barbados
The Beaches of Carlisle Bay
Carlisle Bay is one of the top tourist attractions in Barbados. Located on the edge of Bridgetown, it provides you a great opportunity to its blond beaches and crystal-clear turquoise waters. Along with bay, the Pebble Beach, Brownes Beach, and Bayshore Beach are the top ones in terms of wonderful stretches and enticing spots.
You can gather mesmerizing feelings by renting a paddleboard and relaxing on the beach. A person forgets all his woes when he takes the sunbath at these peaceful and quiet beaches. Whoever visits Bridgetown doesn’t leave without spending enough time on the beautiful beaches of the bay.
It’s a crescent-shaped bay that has endless spots to take amazing selfies at. The bay is popular among both locals and foreign tourists. The bay is also an excellent place for shallow and deeper swimming. Summer happens to be the most-visited season here at the bay when you can find many foreign tourists enjoying with their friends and family from dawn to dusk. CuddlyNest can provide you vacation rentals with modern facilities at the bay at reasonable rates.
Bridgetown is the largest city in Barbados. The town lies with the beautiful Carlisle Bay on the southwestern part of the island. It’s also the capital and center of business of the country. The town beautifully portrays the rich history and culture of Barbados. While exploring the town, you can witness both the well-preserved Bajan Culture and modern development.
Located on the east coastline of the country, Bathsheba is termed as the main fishing village here. Bathsheba is a famous historical character who is said to be the wife of King David. It is widely believed that Bathsheba used to bath in milk in order to keep her skin soft and beautiful. Its beach is quite famous among surfers. However, it's not recommended for swimming because of huge rock formations.
The road at Bathsheba Bay descends down to the ocean from a high plateau. In fact, you can also see the remains of the staircase. By going a little farther, you can also find a restaurant and some shops. CuddlyNest can provide you a perfect vacation rental at affordable rates near the Bay of Bathsheba.
St Nicholas Abbey
St Nicholas Abbey is a famous plantation house, rum distillery, and museum also. The house was built back in 1658 by Colonel Benjamin Berringer. In the Western Hemisphere, there are only three genuine Jacobean mansions and St Nicholas Abbey is one of them.
Inside the museum, you can find Chippendale furniture, Wedgwood pottery, and curvilinear Dutch gables. St Nicholas Abbey is also listed as one of the seven wonders of Barbados. You can spend a whole day exploring every corner of the abbey and can have a comfortable night in our nearby vacation rental.
It’s a beautiful national park located in Saint Peter, Barbados. It was once a beautiful mansion that was built by Sir Graham Briggs. Today, it’s a national park where you can find both locals and foreign tourists taking pictures and discussing its history.
According to history, the mansion was destroyed by a fire erupted itself back in 1965. However, the gutted remains are stilling standing and attracting travel lovers from many countries. The park is located in the St Peter Barbados.
On your visit to the park, you can wander around the remains of the mansion and can enjoy a picnic with your friends or family. You can also book a nearby vacation rental to spend a comfortable night.
Other tourist attractions in and around Barbados include:
Animal Flower Cave
Saint Lawrence Gap
Barbados Wildlife Reserve
George Washington House
And many others.
So, book the best vacation rentals in Barbados via CuddlyNest to have a wonderful trip to this beautiful island country with your beloved ones!