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Bridgetown - Barbados - Baxter's Road - Real Barbados

We headed to the top of Baxter's Road from the Kensington Oval and got court in a bit of a rain... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Gateshead, England
A stroll down one of Bridgetown's oldest streets.

Baxter's road begins adjacent to the superb Barbados Mutual Assurance Society building. It is one... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
Batu Ferringhi, Malaysia
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Bridgetown's mecca for friendly people, good food and great rum.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average23%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Bridgetown, Barbados

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Reviewed yesterday

We headed to the top of Baxter's Road from the Kensington Oval and got court in a bit of a rain storm en route so everything was a little wet and many people were indoors when we strolled down this fascinating road. It is where...More

Thank SteveJacksonnufc
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Baxter's road begins adjacent to the superb Barbados Mutual Assurance Society building. It is one of the oldest roads in Bridgetown and walking up the road you can see why. Overhanging balconies abound from the many shops that front Baxter's road in traditional British colonial...More

Thank bhtiek
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is where you pick up the real 'vibes' of the island - the shops are primarily for the locals, food, clothes, household goods, bars and cafes. Generally great service just as you would expect on this friendly island. There are several reasonably priced cafes...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 12 December 2017

To be a one of the villagers is to visit pink star and order a lead pipe, liver cutter with 5 dollars in necks and gizzards. Live 30 mins in their live, and you will want to come back. Liver cutters are awesome.

Thank Esther B
Reviewed 20 August 2017

You pass this through this area adjacent to the bay when walking from the cruise ship terminal into Bridgetown. There are shops, restaurants, nightclubs and a quayside walk boardwalk. It was Sunday when we were there so most places were shut! Worth a visit to...More

Thank machinmad
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

The name doesn't sound all too inspiring however me and a friend stumbled across this very authentic little rum shop on the famous Baxters Road. Like all the original rum shops on this road you go in, order a bottle and a mixer (they don't...More

Thank Harriet K
Reviewed 31 March 2017

The local charm of Barbados is on this busy street of Baxter rd. Very similar to many busy downtown areas of an island community.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We decided to take a little walk here, because Cruise Terminal is quite near. We heard that this is the place to be at evenings, when music is blasting and local people fill those several bars/pubs/restaurants/street food places. Colourful buildings and nice visit during daytime...More

2  Thank Halkidis
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Best road for meet the real Bajans , to bad only Joe`s Place aka Bel Air Jazzclubb doesen`t exist longer I had time of my Life there in the 80s. Best Club in the World Mick Jagger said. Grettings from a Viking Swede returner 2017

2  Thank Tom S
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Nite life galore and really,really great chicken Action all around deplace. You can see a slice of late night life .

Thank Laurence P
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15 June 2017|
Response from Halkidis | Reviewed this property |
Lively Road, especially night time. I'm not sure if it's Christ Church or St. James, I would say St. Michael, but I'm not sure. Depends which end of the Road you are going, but it's only about 2-3 km's = 1,5-2 miles from... More
13 February 2016|
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Response from Laurence P | Reviewed this property |
Quite active late at night.