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Bristol
Reviewed 20 July 2012

I would have given five stars which was what our experience deserved but our experience included Salvio's Bar and Restaurant and I have been informed that the hotel wanted to try to run the bar and restaurant themselves and that Salvio's is no longer part of South Gap. Wherever you move to please let us know as we will eat...

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Brittany, France
Reviewed 12 July 2012

We spent 2 x weeks at the South Gap Hotel and really enjoyed our stay, its right in the middle of The Gap which is THE place to stay on Barbados with all the bars & restaurants. The staff were exceptionally friendly and nothing was to much trouble. The rooms were very clean with great views over the sea just...

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TRALEE CO KERRY
Reviewed 11 July 2012

I would recommend this hotel to everyone as we had a wonderful time here. What you see in their web page is exactly what is there. The staff were very friendly and helpful. When we arrived they had given us a second floor room,as there was no lift this was a problem for me. I cannot climb too many stairs...

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wales
Reviewed 1 July 2012

ive just come back from this hotel and stayed there for a month! this is my 10th time of staying at this hotel and will b back again in november, ive just read the burn,s review and do not agree with it at all ???,its the best hotel around , the staff are amazing , so friendly cant do enough...

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 29 June 2012

This is my 4th trip to Barbados and I would definetly recommend South Gap Hotel. Its right in the St Lawrence Gap and everything is in walking distance. You're located right in the heart of all the nightly entertainment and many restaurants. There are a couple beaches in walking distance. The staff was amazingly friendly and very accomodating. The rooms...

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1Thank Ms_q366
Reviewed 26 June 2012

I stayed at this hotel and upon arrival the ac was not turned on so I stepped into a room in a tropical country that was hotter than outside. Then upon checking in late that night and all the staff was gone we realized the ac was not working and we were practically cooking. Then when we expressed this we...

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1Thank Dani0308
Management response:

I sincerely apologise for the inconvenience you experienced as a result of our air conditioning unit. We pride ourselves on the high standard of customer service that we deliver to our guests on a daily basis as can be seen from our previous reviews. I must therefore apologise that this was not extended to you and I would love the...

Macclesfield, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 June 2012

We are huge fans of Barbados, having stayed each June for the past three years and no doubt, i am sure, we will be back again next year. We booked this hotel without reading any of the reviews one month before departure and only then did we read about the South Gap Hotel. We decided to go with an open...

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5Thank PaigeClare194
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I am sorry that your holiday with us was not as enjoyable as your previous holidays to Barbados. However, thank you for mentioning our lovely staff. We are truly blessed to have such a remarkable team. I was particularly concerned by your comments regarding being bitten in the room. I wish to mention that mosquitoes do bite guests and staff...

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 June 2012

I have just read the review by s burns and was very surprised at some of the things they experienced at the South Gap Hotel. I agree that for 3 nights, Mon, Tues,Weds the Karaoke accross the street is VERY loud. The staff at the South Gap have been trying to get something done about it legally but to no...

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Scotland
Reviewed 17 June 2012

This was our first time in Barbados and will never return. To sum up the hotel honestly I would describe this as a 1 star with a very shabby entrance right in the middle of a sleezy, run down area ,with locals who are drunk on the local rum and offering drugs and prostitution. Once at your room the views...

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2Thank s.burns
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I am sorry that you did not enjoy your time in Barbados and that our hotel and surroundings did not meet with your expectations. Our hotel is a 3 star property which is located in the heart of St. Lawrence Gap and offers full ocean views from every room. St. Lawrence Gap is an area that is filled with restaurants,...

Lancashire,England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 June 2012

Just been to Barbados and stayed at South Gap for a 4th time. The cleanliness and hospitality are FAB especially the receptionists who always greet you with a smile and happy to help and share local knowledge. We did eat a bar snack in the hotels restaurant which was excellent, reasonably priced and in a lovely spot overlooking the sea....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This delightful three star boutique style hotel is situated on the south coast of Barbados, 7 miles from the airport and only 5 miles from the island's capital, Bridgetown. Located in the very popular and lively St Lawrence Gap, it is within walking distance of the bars, restaurants and nightclubs. Just a few yards away, the stunning Dover Beach offers a serene and peaceful contrast for those wanting to relax during the day. ... more   less 

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Address: St. Lawrence Gap | Christ Church, St. Lawrence Gap BB15020, Barbados
Region: Caribbean > Barbados > Christ Church Parish > St. Lawrence Gap
Price Range: $176 - $284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — South Gap Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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Also Known As:
Hotel South Gap
South Gap Christ Church
South Gap Hotel Barbados/St. Lawrence Gap
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in St. Lawrence Gap
#4 Romantic Hotel in St. Lawrence Gap
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“I stayed in a superior room on the second floor but would recommend the one bedroom units on the pool and restaurant level”
 of 5 bubbles _l_j_lum, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“book a room away from the front of hotel”
 of 5 bubbles bfeaks, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“1 bedroom suite on the top floor has a great view”
 of 5 bubbles kimberlyp91, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“choose rooms on the first or ground floor”
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“Ground level rooms are quieter.”
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