The Turtle Beach by Elegant Hotels is located in the charming parish of Christ Church on the southern coast of the popular holiday island of Barbados. Aptly named, this all-inclusive hotel sits within a long expanse of beach of pearly white sand, which has become a cyclic nesting ground for hundreds of native turtles. The resort offers comfortable and spacious accommodation of over 160 rooms and suites and many facilities and services to help you enjoy your stay and relax.
Guests can refresh themselves and keep active in the swimming pools or just enjoy the sun on the terrace and in the gardens. Alternatively feel free to enjoy the range spa and fitness services available on site to help you relax. There is entertainment for children too; with a club open from 9am until 9pm and operated by trained staff providing a wide range of activities to help keep them entertained.
The resort also makes an ideal place for those looking to host large and small events from meetings to weddings with several conference rooms and facilities to accommodate all your needs. If you are feeling more active you will find plenty of activities outside including 2 tennis courts and complimentary non-motorised water sports are available for all its guests, as part of, the all-inclusive package.
An expansive beach is almost on the doorstep of the resort so you will never have to go far to enjoy the sands and sea, with a beach concierge service offered by the hotel providing afternoon treats such as ice cream and fresh fruits. You can also find a range of water sports available at the beach including boat trips, snorkelling and scuba diving excursions with many offering a chance to swim with the turtles of the area. Just a few minutes' walk away you can find St Lawrence Gap, which acts like a bridge between island culture and British colonisation; it is an excellent place to enjoy some of the best nightlife the area has to offer with plenty of restaurants, nightclubs and unique live entertainment. If you want to look a bit further afield for more of a shopping experience and many other attractions then you can find the cosmopolitan city of Bridgetown just 20 minutes away, with public transport available close to the hotel.
Distance from Airport:
6 miles - Grantley Adams
The Turtle Beach by Elegant Hotels offers an attractive range of accommodation that blends vibrant Caribbean décor with modern touches; with a total of 161 large and one bedroom suites each with great views of the ocean or the pools and gardens.
The junior suites are suitable for up to 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children. Each offer a choice of 4 different views and feature an oversized living area with sofa bed and a queen size or twin beds.
The one bedroom suites can accommodate up to 4 adults or 2 adults and 3 children with a king size bed and sofa beds in the separate living area.
You can expect to find a range of amenities and comforts provided in each room including: non-smoking rooms, en suite bathroom with bath/shower and W/C, private balcony or patio to enjoy the views, mini-fridge (not stocked), telephone, flat screen TV with cable service, air conditioning, iPod docking station, radio, hairdryer and an in room safe/deposit box.
Location and Resort:
The Turtle Beach by Elegant Hotels sits next to the beach where you can chill out on the soft sands, try a spot of snorkeling through the clear warm waters or build sandcastles in the sand with the kids. Why not check out the water sports on offer including windsurfing, sailing or diving on your Barbados holidays or you could try some deep sea fishing if you fancied trying something different. You could book a moonlight cruise during your stay at the Turtle Beach Resort in Barbados for that ultimate romantic experience.
If you're in to sightseeing, then a holiday to Christ Church can offer you some excellent opportunities including the underwater pools waterfalls at Harrison's Caves and the stunning historic Jacobean mansions in the town area. Why not hire a car and explore the island at your own pace, maybe discover a secluded beach for a day of complete relaxation on your holidays. Christ Church is a great place for a lively nightlife from beach BBQ's to nightclubs and champagne bars - so book today!
Eating and Drinking:
There are a great selection of restaurants and bars to be found at the hotel, as well as, offering different dining experiences.
The Chelonia restaurant has a casual dress code and serves international cuisine. A breakfast service is available between 7:30am and 10:30am and a gourmet dinner service is offered from 7pm until 10pm.
The hotel's most exclusive restaurant is the âAsiagos', which was awarded an âexcellentâ by the Zagat survey in 2007. Here you can enjoy an extensive range of authentic Italian cuisine served âA-La-Carte' to its guests. The restaurant is open for dinner only from Tuesday until Saturday and a smart dress code is required along with a reservation.
The Waterfront restaurant is a popular choice for lunch offering an extensive of light meals with grilled cuisine that can be enjoyed in an open air environment.
Room service is also provided for breakfast and dinner.
The hotel offers 3 free form outdoor swimming pools including a whirlpool and smaller children's pool that are situated in the picturesque rock gardens and lagoon pool of the hotel grounds.
The Turtle Beach by Elegant Hotels makes for an ideal paradise getaway on the island of Barbados, where light hearted fun can be found at every turn, with its spacious and comfortable rooms and excellent service suitable for all.
Couples and Families
Hotel Children's Club
Hotel Non Motorised Sports