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Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Only one criticism food wasn't the best we've ever had, more variety possibly needed. Best beach we've been to on west coast, love the fact that you can always get bed on beach, or around pool. At any time of day. Lovely staff. Spotless hotel. Great service

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a lovely pre-holiday vacation in Barbados! The hotel was very nice and the staff was excellent! As my husband always says, "every island has sunshine and beautiful water, but what makes the island are the people." And, Barbados has beautiful people!

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at Waves Hotel & Spa by Elegant Hotels, responded to this review

Dear sdg2017, Thank you for sharing this brief but glowing review of your recent holiday at Waves Hotel & Spa by Elegant Hotels. It's great to know that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay, particularly the warm and friendly service provided by our amazing team. We look forward to hosting you again for what is sure to be another...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very good experience here at Waves. Were were looking for a way to spend a relaxed Christmas holiday in a much nicer climate than murky damp London. Our Ocean View Juior Suite was excellent. We had a fantasic view from the 1st floor, of the wonderful Carribean Sea, The sunsets were magnificent.. The room was well appointed...

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Northern Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to Barbados several times and this was first time to Waves. Have stayed in the sister hotel, Crystal Cove twice previously. We had a super 10 days in this modernised hotel, with some great food, excellent service and fabulous beach and water sports etc. We would prefer to come back here over Crystal Cove - nicer lounge...

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at Waves Hotel & Spa by Elegant Hotels, responded to this review

Dear Prospector1, Thank you for taking the time to share such a wonderful review of your experience at Waves Hotel & Spa. We truly appreciate all the detailed comments regarding all aspects of your Waves Hotel & Spa holiday experience and the wonderful service provided by our team members. From your review, we believe it is safe to say that...

Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there for a 10 day break just before Christmas to get away from the cold weather and have some sun. It was the perfect place to stay if you just want to relax and don't worry about food or drinks. Even though we were a little unlucky with the weather for 2 days (one of the biggest thunderstorms...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to Barbados at least a dozen times. We very much enjoyed our stay at Waves over Christmas. For an all-inclusive, it was excellent. Elegant Hotels took over Waves, remodeled and refurbished it, and opened it in August. It is located on a very nice stretch of beach and the rooms in the building on the beach have...

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Dear Francis S, Thank you for sharing this wonderful review of your Waves Hotel & Spa by Elegant Hotels holiday experience. It was indeed our pleasure to have you as our guests over the festive season and we are all truly delighted to know that your stay with us was enjoyable and memorable for the entire family. Our aim at...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful wonderful overall hotel experience. Beautiful outlook from terrace and from ocean view rooms. Staff so attentive and friendly - hugs all round on departure. Whatever you are doing Kim (general manager), keep doing it ! So many repeat regulars staying. Can't recommend enough.

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Wareham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Barbados and we every much enjoyed our week at Waves. We booked a beautiful ocean view room which overlooked the picturesque and unspoilt beach. The food in both restaurants was mostly excellent and the staff were very welcoming and friendly. We enjoyed the complimentary spa treatments, and, following the back and neck massage from...

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Dear AliP78, Thank you for sharing your review of Waves Hotel & Spa. First impressions are lasting ones and we are thrilled to know that you thoroughly enjoyed your first visit to Barbados and to Waves Hotel & Spa, we hope it's the first of many happy returns. From your beautiful oceanfront room to the excellent spa treatments, it sounds...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel has an unusual layout, in that it is two different types of building on either side of the road. On the sea side is a simple white four story building. The site is quite compact but with great function, in that it goes beach, up to large deck with plenty of tables, into bar/lounge/restaurant/coffee shop. On the other...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Waves Hotel has been taken over by Elegant Hotels and is still finding its feet. The staff were absolutely marvellous. However, we didn't think that the food was up to much considering the price tag and its position as "À la Cart", the top position in our holiday brochure by Thompson / TUI. The all-inclusive buffet, most days, was pretty...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
New to the award winning Elegant Hotels Group family in Barbados, the redesigned all-inclusive Waves Hotel and Spa is located on a stretch of white pristine beach on the Platinum West Coast of the island. The oceanfront hotel offers a unique holiday where the all-inclusive experience goes beyond premium accommodation and versatile dining. The focus on mind & wellness, freshly prepared dishes, cultural, artistic and local activities provides an opportunity for guests to unwind and reconnect. This eco-chic wellness hotel, nestled on a beachside cliff, caters to those seeking a mind and body holiday: whether guests are looking for a serene, adult-only escape in the dedicated spa side of the property or a high-energy communal oceanfront lounge setting, the 70 room hotel offers an authentic Barbados experience for all ages. The hotel is located just 30 minutes from Grantley Adams International Airport and 15 minutes from Bridgetown, the capital of Barbados. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waves Hotel & Spa by Elegant Hotels

Address: Prospect Bay, BB24033, Barbados
Region: Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish
Price Range: $483 - $1,015 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waves Hotel & Spa by Elegant Hotels 4*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Waves Hotel Saint James
Escape At Prospect Bay Hotel
Escape Hotel Spa Barbados
Waves Hotel & Spa By Elegant Hotels Barbados/Saint James Parish
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Saint James Parish
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Saint James Parish
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Saint James Parish
#8 Luxury Hotel in Saint James Parish
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“Ocean view Junior Suites in the main building are very nicely appointed, spacious and come with a great view.”
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“Ocean view hard to beat - glorious outlook”
 of 5 bubbles Prospector1, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Standard rooms are great as long as they're not facing the road”
 of 5 bubbles Jen136, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Best rooms are ocean view.”
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“Ocean view rooms are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles AliP78, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
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