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This school was named after the renowned Codrington family and features beautifully landscaped grounds and a large lily pond.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the last day of our Caribbean cruise before returning home so we decided to take an island tour rather than while away our time on the ship. Codrington college is in the parish of St John's on the Atlantic coast of Barbados. The...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jonathan p
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Fabulous personal tour of the buildings and grounds with the very knowledgeable Rashid, book the private tour, it costs very little and is worth it for the insight and history. Also go and say hello to Brandi in the coffee shop. Hope everything comes good...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 19IL58
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We were surprised with our improvised visit to the college! We stopped originally to watch a game of cricket (the pitch is right in front of the college) and ended up visiting the college. It is lovely, well kept and quiet. Not particularily adventurous for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NorthStar51680268472
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Great grounds with a magnificent view of east coast, Picnic areas to sit and eat lunch if you bring one. A large Lilly Pond, last time we toured it was free to roam the grounds, I have been told there is a small fee to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Laura F
Reviewed 24 July 2018

This was a stop of our Island Tour excursion, Nice pond with fish and a variety of ducks , palm trees all around to take many pictures. The guard only let us take pictures of the college by the gate. We were not able to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sal p
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised on our first visit. The guards were friendly and chatty. New driveway was being done. The grounds looked well kept. Indeed there’s an admission fee but just think of it as mere contribution. One of the guards explained to us the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MonikafromSurrey
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Have visited this stunning place many times over the years. Fascinating buildings of historical importance, beautiful gardens with fantastic views, peaceful and tranquil. Used to be able to wander in which added to the charm of the place. I understand that money is needed for...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank sejawi
Reviewed 4 February 2018

This place is a must do when visiting Barbados, the setting is so beautiful and atmospheric with outstanding views of the east coast. On our previous visits, the college and its grounds seemed somewhat neglected and in need of some TLC. Previously you would wander...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank 510Dai
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We happened on this picturesque scene quite by chance. We were driving by on our way to a friend's and had to stop at the entrance to allow a pedestrian to cross the road. I glanced down the majestic driveway and just had to go...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Fusia C
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We spent our day touring (self guided) the east coast... and well rumor had it that Codrington College is a must-see, and after visiting the campus...i totally agree Grounds are well maintained, buildings too The pond had a gaggle of geese that were entertaining And...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Chris S
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