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Waves Hotel & Spa by Elegant Hotels

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautifully modernised, friendly staff and superb room made this an excellent stay in Barbados. The food was good and the bar was very well run. The hotel is in a good place to explore Barbados either by bus or car. Make sure you are in a sea view room.

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1Thank Andrew R
EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at Waves Hotel & Spa by Elegant Hotels, responded to this review

Dear Andrew R, Many thanks for taking the time to share this review. It's great to know that you had a wonderful stay with us and enjoyed the attentiveness of the staff, as well as our well-appointed rooms, all-inclusive amenities and excellent location. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards Khadijah D. Social Media/Guest...

London
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In my opinion it's worth paying for the ocean front suite which offers spectacular views out to sea. The refurb has been done very tastefully and the rooms and communal areas are magnificent....not gaudy and over the top....just a colourful Caribbean style. The staff are all superb. They are all well trained and all work so hard. Food and drinks...

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8Thank LondonPieman
Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I give this hotel just an average rating, although some things were great, a lot of little things weren't so great We choose this hotel booking through Expedia as it gave it a VIP status which is supposed to mean the little things are better than most hotels and offer things to VIP guests, that's where things were not so...

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

Dear RebeccaGK, Thank you for taking the time to share this review of your recent holiday at Waves Hotel & Spa. Overall it appears as though you had an enjoyable holiday experience and we apologize for any miscommunication or misinterpretation you received as it relates to our wellness all-inclusive resort. We're pleased to know that you enjoyed our wonderful all-inclusive...

Michigan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at Waves Hotel and Spa 1/24/17-2/1/17. This is a smaller resort with maybe 200 rooms so the staff and guests quickly get to know you. Very quaint, relaxing atmosphere. Things I would like to point out as outstanding: Food: Dinners at both restaurants was better than average in my opinion. Buffet was just ok. There's a deli that stays...

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9Thank Ladybug1030
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My fiancé and I had an amazing time in Barbados. We loved Waves. The decor was gorgeous and the staff so attentive and friendly. I am sure I am not remembering all but a special thanks to; Alison (shop/info), Ramone (bar), Nikita (spa), Victoria, Tamara and Valarie (restaurant), Oliver (head Chef) and Kelvin and Ashley (beach and water sport). We...

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5Thank Nicole F
Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Our room was the superior ocean view suite, absolutely divine although a bit rough around the edges (i.e. showers not fitted properly). Food okay, not great. Bit soulless at night so if you're looking for a buzzy atmosphere, then this is not for you. Staff helpful but defensive if you raise, politely, any issues. Beach beautiful. Spa really nice, had...

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

Dear Debbie W, Thank you for taking the time to share your review of Waves Hotel & Spa. We're thrilled to know that you enjoyed a lovely break at our all-inclusive resort, particularly our well-appointed rooms and excellent spa treatments. At Waves Hotel & Spa we're always eager to know what our guests enjoyed about their stay as well as...

Kingsbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We have stayed in other Elegant properties but this was our first visit to Waves. It has been refurbished to a very high standard, sea front rooms are excellent, comfortable bed, quiet air conditioning and a large shower room, even eye shades laid out on pillows!! Personal toiletries would be better rather than dispenser soap and shampoo! All this kept...

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

Dear mandrdc, Thank you for taking the time to share such a wonderful review about your recent stay at Waves Hotel & Spa. We truly appreciate your kind words regarding our friendly team who do their absolute best on a daily basis to provide the service our guests deserve. It's also great to know you enjoyed our complimentary amenities including...

King's Lynn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Good hotel,pity about the 30 American arrogent yobs,I doubt if we will stay here again.The management did little or nothing about them.Some of the gueste wore baseball caps back to front,&sleeveless vests @ all times of the day;there were plenty of tatoos.

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

Dear dpilch, Thank you for taking the time to share this review of your recent holiday at Waves Hotel & Spa. We are saddened to read of your disappointment with some aspects of your stay. At Waves Hotel & Spa we always strive to provide an exceptional holiday experience to all of our guests and we sincerely apologize for any...

Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 February 2017

It was our 5th visit to this hotel .After our 1st visit it went steadily downhill but we stuck with it because we loved the location just above the beach .We were excited when we heard it was being taken over by Elegant hotels .They have done a great job .The decor is simple and uncluttered but with style .The...

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

Dear Nola F, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your recent stay at Waves Hotel and Spa, and we truly appreciate your compliments on our staff. It is always fantastic to see that a number of our staff members made an impression on your stay and were friendly and...

Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I don't normally write reviews on this site, but after staying at this hotel, the current rating it has does not do it justice, and in our opinion should be rated much higher. We have been to Barbados twice before, and we were worried and had experienced hotels in Barbados looking tired and not looked after. My wife and I...

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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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  • 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: €351 - €702 (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:
#3 Spa Hotel in Saint James Parish
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Saint James Parish
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Saint James Parish
#7 Luxury Hotel in Saint James Parish
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“The ocean view rooms are worth paying extra for the views are fabulous and sunset is perfect.”
  • as the sun sets
  • beach life
  • typically tropical
  • evening beach view
 of 5 bubbles rockchickUk, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Sea view? Choose main building; superb. If you require very quiet and relaxing pool area without children, choose separate building.”
 of 5 bubbles robertkJ4136LW, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ocean view junior suite, a little more to pay, but worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles pmacka13, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Oceanfront is the best.”
 of 5 bubbles Sauds610, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ocean Front Rooms - room 202 was perfect, ocean front junior suite”
 of 5 bubbles lolaciri, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
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