Emerald Beach 2 is a delightfully sedate home-from-home, offering graceful interiors finessed with a distinctive colonial flair and old-world charm. The elegant white-washed timber ceilings, terracotta tiling and handsome colonnaded veranda nod to the local planation style homes.
In quintessential Bajan style, there is a natural blend between indoor and outdoor living; the arched French windows lead to a sublime private terrace. So genteel and so civilised, for an afternoon tea from porcelain tea-set on the wicker or decorative wrought-iron. Barbados seems to offer a unique blend of English refinement - afternoon teas and cricket matches on the green, along with vibrant, rum-punch fuelled colourful local life.
Emerald Beach offers a haven to retreat from the crowds, its airy, laid-back glamour and simple palette of whites makes for a comforting oasis. Hitting the right note between luxury and homey - this abode offers pared back open plan living, with notes of local raw materials ever present; marble, wicker and timber. There is an ease and grace to this charming home, whilst each of the three bedrooms has accents of quirky colour or style.
From lime green soft furnishings, to the timeless rocking chair, quiet writers desk to the carved pottery lamps and floral fabrics, Emerald Beach 2 has character in abundance. Guests will naturally drop the pace, and enter into the spirit of this vibrant home, enjoying al fresco meals on the porch, overlooking dazzling ocean views, or sitting back with a cocktail at the end of a busy day whilst the sun softens over the bay.
Every comfort has been considered, whilst on hand staff and discreet security as well as the wider complex ensure guests every need is met. A chic home, Emerald Beach 2 blends Caribbean ease and sunny optimism with colonial refinement and subtle elegance at every turn!
**Please note that as of January 2020 there will be Maintenance & Construction works near Emerald Beach #2 - Allamanda. Efforts will be made to minimalise disturbance to guests. Apologises for any inconvenience caused.**
Allamanda is a 3-bedroom villa, within a small community of villas. Guests will be able to use the communal swimming pool.
- King bedroom with en-suite bathroom
- Dining & living area
- Fully equipped kitchen
- Utility room
- Master bedroom with en-suite bathroom
- Twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom
- Outdoor dining & furniture
- Private Parking
- Sun loungers
Gibbs beach is much quieter than its neighbouring Mullins Beach, known for its peerless beauty, on arguably one of the finest stretches of coast in the world, this is one of the islands best beaches. Located north of Holetown, Gibbs Beach is backed by swaying palm trees, offering sparkling crystal waters and flawless white sands.
Several vendors offer lounge chairs, umbrellas and refreshments, such as the quintessentially Caribbean rum punch. Long enough for a stroll, catamaran charters cruise into the bay offering trips to Bridgetown and beyond, with snorkelling and sumptuous lunches on board. This stretch of coast is known as the “platinum coast,” for its fine beaches with white sands and clear, azure waters.
As well as the exclusive developments and international jet-set crowd that are drawn to this spot, visitors can delve into colourful, historical local life, architecture and traditions.
From rum festivals, to the colourful “crop over” festival (a tradition dating back to the plantation days), to indulgent beach massages, to Friday nights fried fish nights, visitors will experience a colourful, inspiring blend of tradition and luxury.
Water sports enthusiasts will be in their element, from sailing to snorkelling, jet-skiing to kite-surfing, Barbados has it all. One of the greatest delights of this island is boarding the sparkling waters for a catamaran cruise, along with a decadent buffet meal and drinks.
Close by Holetown will offer a slice of local Bajan life. The Chattel village is a melting pot of artisans, offering local crafts, art and jewellery. The Chattel houses provide a striking contrast to the colonial residences with their dazzling white coral facades and open verandas; the former are vividly coloured with fancy gables and gingerbread fretwork.
The west coast of Barbados is a blend of exclusive and high-end developments attracting a well-heeled, international jet-set, majestic beaches and intriguing, colourful local life.
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