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The House by Elegant Hotels

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Paynes Bay Barbados See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A very special place, not cheap but worth it and a definite recommendation. Staff couldn’t do enough and a glass of champagne at breakfast a great start to the day and the daily afternoon tea another box ticked.

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

From the minute we touched down we knew we had landed in paradise, but The House took it to another level. Such a beautiful, intimate, friendly hotel, right on the beach. Amazing room, we had a ground floor suite that walked out onto the pool...More

3  Thank Jo B
Response from EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at The House by Elegant HotelsResponded July 25, 2018

Dear Jo and Matt, Many thanks from the entire team at The House for taking the time to review your recent stay. We are honored to know that from touch down to departure, your time with us was utter paradise. From the champagne breakfast in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic week long stay, made even better by the staff. From the moment we got there till the moment we left they made us feel like part of there family and nothing was too much to ask of them. Would recommend in a heartbeat. Special...More

1  Thank jamescW5426RV
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted a low key, yet high quality experience, and The House delivered! The room was well appointed and very clean. Service exceptional. The breakfast buffet was a nice start to our day. The staff is very hands on and we felt like part of...More

Thank Happy2travel18
Response from EHGSocialMedia, Alexka F. Reservations Team at The House by Elegant HotelsResponded 1 week ago

Dear Happy2travel18, Thank you for your review of The House! We are happy you enjoyed our daily breakfast and accommodations; as well as our friendly staff! Please come back and visit your House family again soon! Warm Regards, Alexka F. Reservations Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thought I had done this but hey ho, we have been to Tides on each visit, only once have we been let down, and that was when they were working flat out. This is a first class restaurant, pricy yes indeed, but the service...More

1  Thank David W
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About
Description
The House experience begins when guests enter along an enchanting private driveway, with lily ponds and walls of blossoming bougainvillea, which capture the essence of tranquillity and the promise of pure indulgence More ahead. Guests are treated to stunning views of its white sandy beach and the glistening Caribbean sea all while receiving spoiling 24/7 personal ambassador service. Included in each stay is daily champagne breakfast, 30 minute jet lag massage, afternoon tea and evening canapés along with daily bespoke activities, WiFi, water sports and the ultimate location to take in the most unforgettable sunsets. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Outdoor pool
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
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On the Beach
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Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Spa
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
34
Price range
US$587 - US$1,670 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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
Location
Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Spa
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
34
Price range
US$587 - US$1,670 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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
Location
Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish
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Room & Suite (210)
Pool & Beach (165)
Dining (77)
Amenities (53)
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Questions & Answers
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Nozza68
September 30, 2018|
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Response from Jo B | Reviewed this property |
It is beautiful to swim in. Stay inside the ropes and avoid getting close to them, recommend getting some wet shoes to walk into the sea as is quite corally. Water is beautiful, snorkelling is amazing.
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Christina C
May 8, 2018|
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Response from Thrumble | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely, sorry for delay!
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ejhise12
January 20, 2018|
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Response from Rachel S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not usd - Barbados dollars which equals to 50 USD
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Room Tips
"We were on the 1st floor with a pool view. Liked the easy access to main area and beach."
Happy2travel18
2 weeks ago
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"I enjoyed the 3rd floor suite, I think there are two, one looks over the roof for the restaurant, the other..."
PhilipR1285
Sep. 26, 2018
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"Level three have bigger balcony smaller room size (368) level two bigger room smaller balcony (268)"
Denisenixonjones
Sep. 13, 2018
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"Ground Floor Sea View are nice"
MartinH641
Sep. 6, 2018
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