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First cricket match ever and so glad it was here!

Group visit to Kensington Oval for our first cricket match ever! Bit of a rain delay but it was a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
lisa b
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meadows of dan, Virginia
Love cricket

Kensington Oval has been the home of Barbados cricket since 1982 and the venue for international... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
rayrest
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Group visit to Kensington Oval for our first cricket match ever! Bit of a rain delay but it was a wonderful experience and the local Bajans and other on holiday in attendance were very helpful in explaining what was going on when we had questions....More

Thank lisa b
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Kensington Oval has been the home of Barbados cricket since 1982 and the venue for international test matches. The islanders are passionate about the sport and matches tend to take on a carnival atmosphere. If you get a chance to see a test match, you...More

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 16 May 2018

The venue is always well maintained. All sides of the facility give great viewing of the field. There are adequate bathroom facilities, garbage bins and kiosks. All that is needed to make it A class, is an ATM machine

Thank SunburntGirl07
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Delightful tour of the stadium, we were the only visitors and the young lady made us feel quite special. We ven had a chance to chat with some of the ground staff

Thank valdowling
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Incredible tour for cricket fans. £7 per person for a private tour. The ground itself is magnificent. Absolutely worth it.

Thank spongesdad
Reviewed 30 April 2018

As a cricket fan, and being in Barbados, visiting the Kensington Oval was an absolute must ... and I was not disappointed! I was lucky enough to be the only person on the tour, and this made the experience really enjoyable, and the tour guide...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 27 April 2018

My first visit here after it was first constructed after the world cup left me in awe. It's a very beautiful venue. It is a cricket fan's dream. I attended a few regional matches here and like many other Caribbean islands you see the elderly...More

Thank Lets_Island_Hop_
Reviewed 14 April 2018

The price for the outing was very affordable and the service was also very good. We enjoyed ourselves.

Thank TRINITY F
Reviewed 7 April 2018

This is a must visit for true cricket fans we did the Tour of the stadium all areas visited including pitch area around wickets costs just 20 Barbados dollars takes about 45 to 60 mins

Thank Eric T
Reviewed 27 February 2018

If you are in Barbados and a cricket fan then this is a must see attraction. Easy to get taxi from Bridgetown centre to the ground and it looks amazingly like The Oval in UK We didn’t go to a cricket match whilst here but...More

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barbados217
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Response from sally n | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if it's open to the public unless there's a game. I know during cricket season you can purchase tickets.
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Response from Steve M | Reviewed this property |
All the stands are now covered to a greater or lesser extent. To be sure of being well shaded select seats in the upper one-third of the stand - seats at the bottom near the front may be in direct sunlight as the sun moves... More
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Response from Neil B | Reviewed this property |
I did the tour in December and it’s great with views all around the ground
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