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The Boatyard

Bay Street Carlisle Bay | St Michael, Bridgetown BB11156, Barbados
+1 4362622
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Bay Street Carlisle Bay | St Michael, Bridgetown BB11156, Barbados
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Reviewed yesterday

Well the people I went with including myself loved it so much that we visited 3 times in 2 weeks, great atmosphere, great food and great value for money. A really great place to chill in the sun with friends and family. Staff are friendly,...More

Thank Denise C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

To enter It cost me $25/person. $20 towards food. Price also includes a boat tour plus chair and umbrella but chairs and umbrellas were 1st come 1st serve and very limited since cruise ships crowds are there. Drinks were ok. Bar scene was cool. I...More

Thank Meagainstme
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food, comfy beach loungers, nice staff, happy hours for drinks. Standard beach bar tunes being played. Cover available for when it rains.

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cover charge is BDS$50. You get back BDS$40 worth in food and drinks, boat tour to shipwrecks and swimming with sea creatures, you have use of the facilities bar, restaurant, beach chairs, beach cabanas etc. Ppl are friendly and you make great memories. 😍😁

Thank ShDw2508
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went here about 3 times, food and drink good, sun loungers plentiful, lovely part of the beach, clean eating area

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

If your looking for a beach day then this place is a must visit. We read the reviews and knew it was exactly the type of place we could enjoy as a family and we were not wrong. We paid 150 BBD total (50BBD each)...More

1  Thank Tejdotty7
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Our group of 12 visited week of 9/4 off cruise ship. We had an awesome time. The people there take great care of you and the facility. This was our 2nd time in Barbados but many of our group of 12 had never been. We...More

Thank smithkim85
Reviewed 11 September 2017

My family and I enjoyed 2 fun filled days here, such great value for money, beautiful beach and great staff, cant fault it!

Thank MrsDUk
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We have dropped in for a late lunch without planning or booking a table. The food choice was good and service was even better. We did not have to ask for drink but were offered it just at the right time. We had some fresh...More

Thank ChoosyFox
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Food, drink and service is good, Considering you pay $5 US for sun beds, water activities and another turtle trip as well. Our family had spent the day here drinking the ice cold beer and the food is quick and easy as well for all...More

Thank Jason C
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Ian G
14 March 2017|
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Response from CareerCritic | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ian, I walked to and checked out several of the places up the beach a couple weeks ago for my family's upcoming adventure, I think you are making a good choice. Sean is probably the one you want to talk to. He and his... More
18 September 2016|
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Response from Tara H | Property representative |
Hi Drea, We we have lockers available for a small deposit and 50% refunded when the Lock & Key are returned on the same day.
Amy S
20 April 2016|
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Response from Tara H | Property representative |
Hi Amy, We open at 9AM and have coffee available from that time as well however the kitchen opens at 11am.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bay Street Carlisle Bay | St Michael, Bridgetown BB11156, Barbados
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Saint Michael Parish  >  Bridgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 4362622
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We are open daily, 365 days a year and there's never a dull moment. Whether you're visiting on a cruise ship, staying at one of the many hotels or a resident of our beautiful island you are guaranteed to have a great time. Our central location in Carlisle Bay on the outskirts of the Capital Bridgetown makes The Boatyard the ideal place to come relax and enjoy the friendly Barbadian hospitality. The Boatyard offers unbeatable beach facilities enhanced only by the natural white sandy beach and calm azure water. Upon entering The Boatyard, a beach package is offered at Adventure Beach which ensures you a day filled with fun and pleasure in paradise. Site amenities include: Beach Lounge chair/Day bed, shared umbrella (while stocks last), ocean trampoline, iceberg climb and slide, dive platform, rope swing (ask for scheduled times), fresh water showers, restrooms, pool table, WiFi, Volley Ball Net, Basket Ball Net (balls provided), beachside restaurant & bar, Souvenir Shop and lively music. Be sure to ask about our turtle and snorkel tour available on select days throughout the year. Relax in our seafront restaurant and savour the flavour of the Caribbean. We are sure to satisfy your hunger from our extensive menu of local and international dishes. Sharkey's Bar is fully stocked and just the place to be to quench your thirst after soaking up the warm Caribbean rays. Sip on one of our many exotic cocktails while we pamper you silly! Adventure Beach at The Boatyard - where the fun never stops!! *Please note that ID may be required for entry*
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