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Devon, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Yellow Bird Hotel is in The Lawrence Gap, a small cove with fishing boats, small bars and wonderful restaurants. The hotel is delightful ! The rooms are sea facing with balconies and large beds. The facilities are sufficient to cook if required. The cleanliness of the room and the friendliness of the staff is outstanding. We enjoyed three marvellous...

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Hawick
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I arrived in St. Lawrence Gap mid afternoon looking for a break and something to drink and few places appeared to be open until later; however the Yellow Bird was open and a friendly place it is to cool down and admire the view

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel was awesome! The room was spacious and moderns. The restaurant had good food. The bar tender was terrific. He was quite inviting and helpful. The assistant manager- Leah, was an awesome help! She answered my multitude of questions I had about the hotel with a very pleasant attitude. Loved the stay and look forward to going back.

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LeahOGibson, Manager at Yellow Bird Hotel, responded to this review

I am thrilled you had an awesome stay with us and that you found our rooms spacious and modern! It was my pleasure to assist you and I too look forward to welcoming you back to Yellow Bird soon!

West Midlands
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from a fantastic holiday in Barbados at the fabulous Yelliw Bird Hotel. The staff at the hotel especially Monique and Jason, couldn't do enough for Barbie and me. The room was spacious and clean set up like an apartment with its own kitchen. The bed linen and towels were changed daily. Views from our balcony were...

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LeahOGibson, Manager at Yellow Bird Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time out to leave us such a fantastic review! I am excited to read the team, especially Monique and Jason as well as our room and breathtaking view, spacious and clean rooms added value to your trip to Barbados. We can’t wait to see you back in Barbados and at Yellow Bird so...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We read all the excellent reviews and hoped for the best. Well, they're true! It really is a find. There is very little to add. Customer care is prioritised. Even before we arrived, my emails were answered promptly and courteously. We found the 2nd floor provided the fabulous view without two much stair climbing (no lift). If stairs not an...

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LeahOGibson, Manager at Yellow Bird Hotel, responded to this review

How wonderful! Thank you so much for the 5 star rating! The team would be excited! I am pleased to read you enjoyed your stay with us and already plan to return! We can’t wait to welcome you back and join our family of repeaters! We hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here with my family the Resturant could do with up dating their menu I spent most of my time going to South Gap for my meals. Also the happy hour selection of drinks should contain some cocktails or at least have a cocktail on a daily special. The rooms are very clean not sure how they dry their towels...

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Whitby, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived here after staying for a week at a five star hotel on the West coast. It was lovely and I cannot fault it, the service was impeccable and I would rate it a five. But we would also give the Yellow Bird an equivalent rating as I don't think you could find better value on the island. From...

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LeahOGibson, Manager at Yellow Bird Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 Star rating! :-) It is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! I am happy you chose to stay with us for your anniversary and that we could make it special for you. I hope to see you in Barbados and at Yellow Bird again soon!

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the island in November for the first time and stayed at yellow bird. The hotel was spotless and beautifully decorated, attentive and ultra friendly staff, we loved every minute of it. Special shout out to mario, Shannon and Jason (in the restaurant), all who were really lovely and friendly also to the young girl in the restaurant (sorry can't...

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LeahOGibson, Manager at Yellow Bird Hotel, responded to this review

How Lovely! Thank you for choosing Yellow Bird Hotel! I am thrilled you had an absolutely amazing stay with us! It is wonderful to hear the team was able to make your stay a memorable one and we can’t wait to welcome you back next year!

wales
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had stopped off on Barbados for a day on a Caribbean cruise and were keen to return to really appreciate the place. So decided to splurge our Virgin air miles on a birthday trip for husband. Looked for a reasonable priced hotel on TripAdvisor and found this gem Perfect location , on edge of gap but within walking distance of...

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LeahOGibson, Manager at Yellow Bird Hotel, responded to this review

Wonderful! We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for choosing to stay with us for your husband’s birthday celebrations. I will be sure to share your review with the team especially Dale! :-) We have already sent an email to our technician and will follow up with him, regarding the internet connection, as we want to make...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall a lovely clean and tidy Hotel with friendly staff. Our room was one of 3 on the ground floor which initially was a disappointment. However after a couple of days we changed our minds as we had direct access to the pool and the beach from our patio ! Was not a big fan of the Cove restaurant as...

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LeahOGibson, Manager at Yellow Bird Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us! I am happy you found the team, our location as well as our property lovely. The ground floor rooms are very unique and I am thrilled your initial disappointment quickly changed! As you had quick and direct access to the pool! :-) We are currently working on rejuvenating the hotel’s...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Yellow Bird is a newly renovated boutique hotel situated in St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados, 7 km from the airport and 10 km from Bridgetown. This 22 room hotel underwent a US $1.25 million renovation during summer 2015. The extensive project included a total facelift to all guest rooms and public areas including the building's exterior, lobby & reception, public rest rooms and restaurant. Our Fabulous Location Also known as "The Gap", this area is home to a collection of fine restaurants, clubs and bars. In the midst of it all, you'll find several street-side "chefs" grilling up anything from burgers to local favourites such as local fish, macaroni pie and other mouth-watering treats to tantalize your taste buds! During the day, you can choose between Sandy Beach, only two minutes away or the larger, more popular Dover Beach, a mere 10 minutes walk from our hotel. If you want to tour the island or head into Bridgetown, there's a bus stop right outside our hotel. All of our studios and two-bedroom suites are oceanfront and are newly renovated with porcelain tiles, granite counter tops, 42" LED TVs and custom made furniture. They are designed to make you feel right at home with kitchenettes, private balconies, air-conditioning, room safes & free wifi. Stay with us and see why our repeat guests usually book their next stay with us as soon as they return home. We guarantee you great value, spacious and immaculate rooms and an exceptional team who take pride in their jobs. Our staff will go out of their way to make your holiday one that you will remember forever. Recipient of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award for 7 consecutive years - 2010 through 2016. Yellow Bird Hotel, where you "Come as a Guest and leave as a Friend". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Yellow Bird Hotel

Address: St. Lawrence Gap | Christ Church, St. Lawrence Gap BB15018, Barbados
Region: Caribbean > Barbados > Christ Church Parish > St. Lawrence Gap
Price Range: $234 - $528 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Yellow Bird Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Baywatch Hotel Yellow Bird
Yellow Bird Hotel Barbados/St. Lawrence Gap
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in St. Lawrence Gap
#4 Family Hotel in St. Lawrence Gap
#5 Romantic Hotel in St. Lawrence Gap
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“They are all good and all have Sea views”
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 of 5 bubbles EvoWestMidlands, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Upper floors have best views, ground floor rooms have best access to pool/beach.”
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“As all the rooms have a balcony I would suggest getting as high a floor as possible.”
 of 5 bubbles W5730QQjohng, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“1st or 2nd floor. The higher you got the weaker the wifi”
 of 5 bubbles 927DavidS, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had ground floor room ideal as we are pensioners”
 of 5 bubbles sheilap419, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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