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    The House by Elegant Hotels

    Paynes Bay, Barbados
    (954) 625-3718
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    Overview
    • Excellent87%
    • Very good9%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “ice cream” (81 reviews)
    “afternoon tea” (77 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
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    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 612 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    A small boutique hotel where the staff cannot do enough for you. Easy access to the ‘reggae bus into Holetown. Not a lot in Holetown and very expensive. The beach at the house is small, and access in and out of the sea tricky, due...More

    Thank jackieb681
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 27 May 2017

    Totally lived up to expectations and actually exceeded them. We loved everything - the room, view, location, food and employees. It's very relaxed and friendly and we appreciated impeccable attention to detail and service. Champagne breakfast is a wonderful way to start the day, followed...More

    4  Thank dinxalink
    Response from EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at The House by Elegant HotelsResponded 12 June 2017

    Dear dinxalink, Thank you for choosing The House for such a special holiday. At The House we strive to provide our guests with an unmatched holiday experience that exceeds expectations and we are thrilled to know that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us. Thank...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Well done to all the great team at The House . We have been visiting this West Coast boutique hotel since 2003 and its as good now as it ever was . Andrew , Kerri and all the others have almost become institutions and Sandra...More

    Thank MJW1505
    Response from EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at The House by Elegant HotelsResponded 2 days ago

    Dear MJW1505, Thank you for having written such a warm comment, it is a great reward for our team who works every day to offer you a high quality service worthy of your expectations. Our entire team is thrilled that you have continued to patron...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The House gets it right. Great breakfasts to start the day with champagne a nice touch. Lovely open boutique style hotel. No reception or lobby, informal engagement from all ambassadors who take care of all your needs, from reservations in all the fantastic local restaurants...More

    2  Thank shilts
    Response from EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at The House by Elegant HotelsResponded 1 week ago

    Dear shilts, Thank you for choosing The House as host to your recent holiday; we appreciate your kind feedback! We are delighted that you found our staff to be friendly and welcoming and that they truly did take care of all of our needs. It...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My wife and myself travel throughout the world and have stayed at some of "the Best well this was truly one of the best. From the suite with great ocean and sunset views to the amazing staff. It all starts with the general manager Sandra...More

    1  Thank bed4hoops2
    Response from EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at The House by Elegant HotelsResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear bed4hoops2, We thank you for taking the time to submit feedback regarding your recent stay at The House! On behalf of the entire team, we are delighted that you had an amazing holiday in Barbados and found that it was a top destination in...More

    Tamarind by Elegant Hotels
    1,149 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Paynes Bay
    0.2 km
     
    Beach View
    1,096 reviews
    #1 of 26 hotels in Saint James Parish
    0.3 km
     
    The Club, Barbados Resort and Spa
    1,801 reviews
    #11 of 26 hotels in Saint James Parish
    1.8 km
     
    Waves Hotel & Spa by Elegant Hotels
    276 reviews
    #4 of 26 hotels in Saint James Parish
    2.1 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$519 - US$1,951 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Saint James Parish
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Saint James Parish
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 34
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    • Location
    • Caribbean >
    • Barbados >
    • Saint James Parish
    • Also Known As
    • The House Hotel Saint James ,
    • The House Saint James ,
    • The House Barbados ,
    • Saint James The House ,
    • House Barbados ,
    • The House By Elegant Hotels Barbados/Saint James Parish
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    Traveller (469)
    Room & Suite (187)
    Pool & Beach (147)
    Dining (69)
    Hotel & Grounds (356)
    Bathroom (8)
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    Rachel S
    20 August 2017|
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    Response from mgiannetto | Reviewed this property |
    October 1st according to an e-mail I just received from them.
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    Sanders S
    2 July 2017|
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    Response from Paul L |
    Hi, and sorry for my delayed response. The House does not have its own restaurant. However, it uses the restaurant next door to serve its guests food. The price for food was resonable, until you start ordering alcoholic... More
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    Bilellocmb
    27 June 2017|
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    Response from Randy B | Reviewed this property |
    No need to rent a car. There are lots of restaurants within a ten minute taxi drive.
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    "Don't miss tea at 4pm! Don't miss homemade ice cream at 2:30pm! All rooms are great, junior suites..."
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    "Suite 371 was spacious, overlooked the beach, and had fantastic views"
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