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The Boatyard

Bay Street | Barbados, Bridgetown, Barbados
+1 246-436-2622
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The Boatyard offers unbeatable beach facilities enhanced only by the natural white sandy beach and calm azure water. Upon entering The Boatyard, a beach package is offered which ensures you a day filled with fun and pleasure in paradise. Come and enjoy our many amenities which include:- lounge chair, shared umbrella (while stocks last), Ocean Trampoline, Iceberg Climb and Slide, dive platform, rope swing (ask for scheduled times), fresh water showers, restrooms, pool table, WiFi, beach-side restaurant, bar and lively music. Be sure to ask about our turtle and snorkel tour available on select days throughout the year. *Please note that ID may be required for entry*
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Bay Street | Barbados, Bridgetown, Barbados
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"rope swing"
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"water trampoline"
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"free shots"
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Reviewed yesterday

Took a very short and economical taxi ride from cruise ship terminal to The Boatyard. Modest cover charge for cruise ship passengers ($20/Person) covers beach chair, umbrella, shuttle bus back to cruise terminal and one drink per person at bar. Very nice, large beach area...More

Thank traveler51915
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We did have to wait a bit, but the seafood was fabulous. Busy place, nice little view. Not cheap but worth it. Lovely staff,

Thank Sundreams1
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was by far the nicest beach we visited during our week long stay - only wish we'd found it sooner! There is a 50 dollar ($25 US) charge per person for a beach lounger and shared umbrella, which might sound a lot until you...More

1  Thank Mahump
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Boatyard is definitely a place for kids. They have a rope swing and trampoline that the younger crowd really enjoys. One bonus is that a trip to snorkel with the turtles is included. I imagine this is a very popular option so make sure...More

2  Thank FSFamilyLife
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great value for money, daily snorkelling trios included in the cost where they take you to ship wrecks and you we actually saw turtles on each trip. My teenage kids loved the trampoline and rope swings as well as the snorkling trips. Really easy to...More

Thank samhodson34
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just off the main strip in Bridgetown, the Boatyard is a great spot to spend a day in. They charge a 50bbd cover per head, and you get 40bbd bar and food credit per person in return, and use of sun beds and umbrellas on...More

1  Thank Coachtripper001
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rolled into Barbados on a cruise ship. We had no plans for this port. We just planned on getting in a taxi at the port and asking to go to a nice beach. The tourism desk in the port showed us popular beaches and...More

Thank ellisak77
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the day here today and had an absolute blast. 2 adults and 2 young children. Cost is $50bds each but you get $40bds in a credit type card that you can use for food and drink there so real bargain. We had 2...More

3  Thank kazgodders
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small cover charge to get in but you get that back to use on food and drinks. They have water toys to play with, cabanas and beach chairs for you to use and they take you snorkeling at no additional charge. My friends saw turtles,...More

1  Thank Kimberly B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a brilliant place! Visited with my husband and 2 sons (aged 4 and 7) and what an amazing time we all had. The beds are super comfy, beach toys such as buckets and spades were provided for my children as well as a basketball...More

1  Thank AndreaDrury
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Julie H
21 May 2018|
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Response from rebecca428 | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn’t know the answer to that question but I would say check and see when to cruise ships are in port as it does get quite busy then
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Julie H
20 May 2018|
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Response from SouthLondon | Reviewed this property |
Hi, they give you all equipment including life jacket included in the entrance fee
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ladieswestYorkshire
2 May 2018|
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Response from kazgodders | Reviewed this property |
Went today with husband and 2 children and no ID was requested. Maybe they could clearly see we were old enough to drink 😉
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