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Crystal Cove by Elegant Hotels

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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Simply great, excellent food professional staff with a wealth of knowledge,staff make you feel your the only person on the earth,a truly home away from home. hotel is located in a convenient location as transportation is readily available,or you can ask staff to recommend quality...More

1  Thank SAS Deepsea F
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

Where to start with the attributes to this hotel. From the minute you walk through reception you are greeted with a drink. All the staff, and I do mean all of the staff are extremely welcoming and friendly. As you walk through reception you are...More

23  Thank sharon g
Response from EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at Crystal Cove by Elegant HotelsResponded May 4, 2018

Dear sharon g, First and foremost, we wish to express our sincerest gratitude for you taking the time to provide such a comprehensive review of your recent stay at our resort. We are delighted that you have had such an amazing experience at Crystal Cove,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hotel is amazing, food wise it is good but not excellent, rooms are always clean everyday. The bar staff are amazing and very friendly. The entertainment team are incredible! Always something to do through the day and night and you can never be board.

Thank Chelsea W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Where do you start? We stayed at the crystal cove 17th August for two weeks from the minute we landed everyone gave us a warm smiling welcome. When we got to our hotel we was not disappointed what a lovely intimate hotel we had a...More

1  Thank Lilly082
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Barbados. It was a last minute booking right at the end of the school holidays and we weren't sure what to expect from the island or the resort. Any concerns we may have had were dispelled immediately by the...More

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"An enchanting blend of vitality and Caribbean charm." A colorful and vibrant beachfront all-inclusive property with 88 rooms offering a seductive Caribbean charm that will make you feel at home from the moment ...More you arrive. Crystal Cove's warm, relaxed ambience and friendly service which includes all-inclusive accommodation as well as a supervised Kids Club (for children aged 3-11) appeals to families and couples of all ages, many of whom return there year after year. Elegant Inclusions with each stay are all meals and beverages, motorized water sports, Wi-F, fitness center, tennis , bespoke daily activities and superior pool & beach ambassador service. Experience select sister west coast properties via daytime water taxi and enjoy additional dining outlets and amenities. Less
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
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US$463 - US$1,161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Crystal Cove
Also Known As
Crystal Cove Saint James
Crystal Cove Barbados
Crystal Cove Hotel Barbados
Crystal Cove By Elegant Hotels Barbados/Saint James Parish
Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish
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September 16, 2018|
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Response from Kerry F | Reviewed this property |
I didn't notice any smokers at pool when we were there.
September 15, 2018|
Response from MickyH | Reviewed this property |
The resort does not have a dive centre. It has weekly boat trips to go swimming with turtles and snorkelling over a wreck. The operator also runs trips separate from Elegant Hotels. I am sure there are plenty of dive... More
September 14, 2018|
Response from MickyH | Reviewed this property |
About 40 minutes. It is generally along good roads which can be very busy.
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"We had a garden view which we loved as it was so close to the beach. I think all rooms are ideally situated..."
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"We didn't opt for the most expensive accommodation, we went for a Garden View Suite, and it was perfect..."
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"Get the ocean view"
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"Worth paying the extra for ocean view room."
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