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Barbados
Reviewed 13 August 2011

We spent our wedding night at The Sandpiper five years ago and it was BEYOND AWESOME! So for our 5th Anniversary, we did our long overdue honeymoon in the same tree top suite. It was like going home. From the moment you arrive the personal attention and attention to detail is amazing. The suite is fantastic, so beautiful and well...

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1Thank Bajanbrit
London
Reviewed 27 July 2011

Brilliantly run hotel with some incredible staff. Very customer focused. Top notch complimentary water sports. Superb restaurant.

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2Thank picturetag1
Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed 8 July 2011

We recently came back from our trip to Barbados and we loved every minute of it. A lot of that had to do with the resort we stayed at, The Sandpiper. When we started planning our trip we had no clue about the island and in fact pretty much picked Barbados due to availability of the flights when we wanted...

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4Thank Adowla
South Buckinghamshire
Reviewed 6 July 2011

On our second visit to The Sandpiper we found it to be every bit as good as we remembered. The gardens and grounds, pool and beach area were immaculate, the rooms clean and tastefully furnished and the staff never failed to make our day special. Although we were not on a meal plan we ate in the restaurant 6 nights...

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2Thank BucksCouple
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 June 2011

I am staying with my daughter on a 'bonus' holiday as she just finished her 'A' levels and I unusually had some free time... the rest of the family stayed in the UK due to school etc. We booked the Sandpiper mainly because I am such a great fan of the sister hotel 'Coral Reef' but Coral Reef was closed...

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Thank Cookhamclan
chelmsford
Reviewed 29 May 2011

There is nothing not to like about this beautifully set location,in fact there is much to recommend it as an ideal caribbean getaway.I have read and recognised the less than positive reviews about the Sandpiper here and I find them to be quibbles or issues that maybe arose once but in my experience are probably not typical of the place........truly...

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1Thank splithead
Reviewed 19 May 2011

We stayed in early May for 2 weeks and it was our first trip to barbados and to the Sandpiper. It was a great choice, the suite was well appointed, clean with a big bathroom and a very comfortable bed. Air conditioning was erratic on a few days but was good and not too noisy. Free WIFI was great. The...

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1Thank bicfcfan
Surrey
Reviewed 12 May 2011

Our second stay at The Sandpiper and just as good as ever. The hotel has many clients returning year after year - obviously a credit to them. Nothing too much trouble and all dealt with in a very professional yet friendly manner. Room superb - garden room - but have stayed in a suite which is extra special. Right on...

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1Thank SweetheartSurrey
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 May 2011

We were at the Sandpiper for nearly two weeks and had very much been looking forward to it based both on previous reviews and also feedback from friends who had stayed at the hotel. I will start with the positive. The bed was very comfortable and as such we slept very well. The rooms vary depending on what you go...

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25Thank SCW2006
central uk
Reviewed 20 April 2011

In answer to the reviewer who liked the hote, but felt it is more geared towards regulars and a bit clique orientated for people who return year after year!Well I am going to be honest here. Myself and husband stayed here for a week and loved it. Yes there were large groups of guests, who seemed to group together, at...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about The Sandpiper

Address: Holetown, Barbados
Region: Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish
Price Range: €389 - €821 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Sandpiper 4.5*
Number of rooms: 48
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Also Known As:
The Sandpiper Hotel Saint James
Sandpiper Saint James
Sandpiper Hotel Saint James
Sandpiper Barbados
The Sandpiper Barbados/Saint James Parish
Hotel Style:
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Saint James Parish
#12 Luxury Hotel in Saint James Parish
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“Ask for a room away from the 'bandstand', eg in the new side of the hotel.”
judycalling, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go for room on upper floor and for suite if you can afford it”
johnaO5929RJ, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 2 is a suite , beautiful location 10 steps to the beach .”
412tonyh, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“avoid rooms next to main road-fumes and excessive traffic noise”
, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The suites are a real treat with supe views and amenities”
  • West facing means that the sunsets are spectacular
  • The veranda had a lovely view
  • The view of the 'deck' from the Vernada of the room
IanStrat, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
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