The Sands BarbadosGIATA-ID: 158
Christ Church, Barbados
Storeys - adjacent building
Number of rooms (total)
Sun loungers on the beach
Located on a main road
Public transport connections
Currency exchange desk
Tea and coffee making equipment
Entertainment programme for children
Entertainment programme for adults
This all-inclusive beach hotel nestles amidst wonderful lush tropical gardens beside one of Barbados’ best beaches, which is protected by a coral reef. Located on the beautiful south coast of Barbados, the hotel lies approximately 10 minutes drive from the capital town of Bridgetown along the island’s main bus route. An array of restaurants, sports bars, nightclubs, entertainment venues, banks and supermarkets are to be found in the near vicinity and it is just a few minutes walk to the world-famous Saint Lawrence Gap, the dining and entertainment centre of Barbados. A taxi service is available to guests and the nearest links to the public transport are to be found approximately 10 m from the hotel. Moreover, it is 3.5 km to the fish market and the airport may be reached by car in some 15 minutes.
130 rooms are located on 4 storeys and can be reached by lift. Staffed 24 hours a day, the reception desk provides a smooth check-in/check-out service. Amenities include a cloakroom, a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access in public areas allows guests to stay connected. There are a number of shops as well. Additional amenities include a newspaper stand, a playroom and a library. Guests arriving by car can park their vehicles in the garage or in the car park. Further services and facilities include a babysitting service on request, medical assistance and a hairdresser.
Rooms feature a kitchen and a bathroom. Air conditioning ensures comfortable temperatures. Guests can enjoy the sea view from a balcony or terrace. The rooms have a double bed and a sofa bed. Separate bedrooms are available. Children's beds can be requested for younger guests. Valuables can be securely stored in a safe. Additional features include a refrigerator, a mini fridge, a stovetop, a microwave and a tea/coffee station. An ironing set is provided for guests' convenience. A direct dial telephone, a television with satellite/cable channels, a radio and WiFi (no extra charge) are provided as well. A hairdryer and bathrobes are available in the bathrooms, which are equipped with a shower and a bathtub. Guests can also book wheelchair-friendly rooms with wheelchair-accessible bathrooms.
The outdoor pool complex is ideal for exercise and relaxation. Refreshing drinks at the pool bar and a relaxing soak in the hot tub offer the perfect way to unwind. Comfortable sun loungers are available on the terrace. Water sports available at the resort include paddle boating, sailing, kayaking, snorkelling and diving. After an eventful day, guests can work out and recharge in the gym. After a long day, guests can relax in the wellness area, which features a spa and a solarium. Massage treatments are among the facilities available for an extra fee. Guests of all ages have the opportunity to enjoy a fun entertainment programme.
Dining facilities include a café and a bar. The non-smoking restaurant provides high chairs for children. Catering options include full board and all-inclusive. A continental breakfast buffet guarantees a great start to the day. At lunch, guests can choose between a buffet, à la carte and a set menu. Dinner options include à la carte and a set menu. Special meals, including diet meals, are also available. For guests, alcoholic beverages are included.
The resort accepts the following credit cards: VISA and MasterCard.