Nestled on two and a half acres of pristine Barbadian shoreline, The Great House Barbados offers an ultra-luxurious, yet warm and welcoming, island retreat.
The spectacular house seamlessly combines European and North American elegance with the authentic charm of Barbadian hospitality, and the team of friendly onsite staff can cater to your every need, creating the perfect setting for an intimate and relaxed family getaway. While the house features expansive open spaces for large groups to enjoy, the property remains private and discreet, offering a comfortable space where you can totally unwind.
Accommodating up to 30 guests, The Great House offers 12 spacious suites across the seaside buildings, including the Great House itself, the Carriage House, two cottages and Hillaby House.
Each suite is fully air-conditioned with an en suite bathroom, ensuring comfort and privacy. The configuration of suites can be tailored to preferences, whether for couples, friends or families. The inclusion of a wheelchair-compatible suite and the availability of cots cater to diverse needs.
Dining at The Great House is a feast for the senses.
A central bar overlooking the infinity pool, flanked by saltwater aquariums with local reef fish, sets the stage for unforgettable gatherings.
The beach bar, complete with a brick pizza oven, offers a picturesque spot for casual waterside meals.
A dining pavilion and full-time professional chefs cater to every culinary desire and dietary requirement, using fresh produce from the garden. A well-stocked cellar complements the exquisite dining experience, with the option to pre-order world-class wines.
With 100 metres of prime Caribbean beachfront, The Great House provides idyllic swimming in crystal-clear waters. Two boats, including a 10-metre Regal motor boat and a five-metre Boston Whaler, accompanied by a permanent captain, open up possibilities for island cruises or water-based adventures.
Guests can also enjoy a range of water toys, including ride-on inflatables, stand-up paddleboards (SUPs), snorkelling equipment and kayaks.
The Great House boasts a spectacular view of the Caribbean Sea from its infinity pool, making it an ideal setting for relaxation.
Meticulously manicured gardens with gazebos, lily ponds and lawns provide tranquil spaces for reading, reflection or ocean-side massages.
Situated on the picturesque west side of Barbados, The Great House offers its guests a front-row seat to stunning sunsets over the Caribbean Sea.
For the more active guests, a fully equipped gym and a floodlit US Open-style tennis court await.
The landside of The Great House is dedicated to fun and entertainment.
A spacious games room offers pool, air hockey, table tennis and a variety of family board games.
An air-conditioned home cinema with a 120” projector screen, Apple TV, popcorn maker and surround sound provides a perfect escape for cosy movie nights.
Meanwhile, the seaside complex features an open-plan piano room with a grand piano overlooking the ocean.
For those who need to stay connected, high-speed Wi-Fi is available throughout the property.
The library offers a serene environment for reading, working or catching up on emails.
Additionally, a conference room equipped with a workstation, printer and video conferencing facilities caters to guests who require a dedicated workspace.
The ethos at The Great House revolves around the principle that guests need only ask.
The welcoming, trained staff act as a concierge service, attending to a myriad of requests. Whether arranging off-site activities, booking restaurants or organising VIP transfers, the staff is dedicated to ensuring that every guest's desires are met, all within the confines of an understated and welcoming environment.
The Great House is not just a destination, it’s a rare find where guests can be assured of attaining complete relaxation and restoration.
Here, the friendly staff are on hand to fulfil your every desire at any time throughout your stay – all you must do is ask.