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Charming 2 bedroom 2 bathroom self catering apartment on a gorgeous quiet beach

Overview

Property

Updated: 25-May-2017
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

1 Double: 1 twin: 2 Bathrooms. 1 with bath and shower.

Attractive ground floor apartment with patio leading directly onto one of the quietest and most beautiful beaches on the West Coast with excellent swimming and snorkeling in crystal clear water. Comprising 2 air conditioned bedrooms with powerful en suite showers. The main feature of the apartment is its inside/outside living with beautiful views of the Caribbean, especially at sunset. There are several excellent restaurants nearby and the local shopping centre and supermarket is within easy reach. You are 1.5km away from Sandy Lane and its world class golf facilities and watersports, fishing etc are virtually on your doorstep if you require.

The apartment has internet access and on site security.

Little Reef is well situated for multiple activities. Directly on a very beautiful beach there is snorkelling on the reef a short swim out from the shore. Boat activities are on offer from passing operators on the way to the big resorts past Sandy Lane. Fishermen bring in the catch in Fitts Village five minutes down the beach. Jordan's Supermarket is five minutes walk along the beach and there are restaurants within easy reach by foot or car. There are no high rise blocks of apartments, no fast food outlets nearby but local food restaurants are within walking distance. if you want to shop, need a Bank a good meal or a pizza, even a bit of night life, Holetown is fifteen minutes away by bus or car and Bridgetown and the South Coast around twenty minutes by car and the busses pass regularly!

If you just want to sit and do nothing but soak up the sun Little Reef has a lovely patio with an ambiance all it's own . The sunsets are very often spectacular and to sip a cool drink watching the boats go by is truly the most relaxing and stress free activity of them all.

We just want you to enjoy the experience!

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Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Sally Stalker
Member since: 2004
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
25 May, 2017

About Sally Stalker

I am Irish and live on the beautiful island of Grenada 45 minutes by air from Barbados. My family has owned Little Reef for over forty years and they still visit the apartment. The beach is stunning and to step from the veranda to the patio and on to the beach is a wonderful experience.

Why Sally Stalker chose St. James

little Reef is special to my family as each generation comes to know its charm and unique position.

What makes this apartment unique

immediate access to the platinum beach is little Reef's unique feature and the indoor outdoor feel of the apartment allows for maximum experience of the stunning view. The sunsets are unbelievably beautiful. Fishermen catch sprats in their nets giving a timeless feel to the ambiance

44 Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(44 traveller reviews)

5

Charming place, great location!

  • 5 of 5

Have just returned from a 3 week stay at Little Reef. It is just as lovely as the photos show, and we very much enjoyed our visit. So much, in fact, that we've just booked again for 2018! Many thanks to Sally, as well as Grantley and Shirley for their kindness and attention during our holiday. Can't wait for next year!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Once again we are so lucky at Little Reef to have had such delightful guests! We are very pleased you had a great time and tlook forward to seeing you next year..
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5

Great place to stay as always

  • 5 of 5

The fact that we continually return to Little Reef speaks for itself.

Sally, Shirley and Grantley are as always, very nice and helpful.

Little Reef is a 2 bedroom ,2 bathroom apartment with a fully equipped kitchen and a washing machine.

We had breakfast every morning on the balcony which has one of the best views on the west coast.

Although we eat out a lot at North Point and The Round House etc. we still feel that the ambience and view sitting on the balcony of Little Reef matches if not betters,other seafront restaurants.

This is our 29th year coming to Barbados and we have stayed in many properties but will hopefully keep coming back to Little Reef .

We have just booked up for Little Reef for 2018.

Paul, Brenda and daughters, (Scotland)

Every day we would go down the couple of steps to the beach and go snorkelling.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Paul, Brenda and family. You happen to be the perfect guests and we are so glad you stay with us! We are always attentive to the needs of our guests and are constantly thinking of ways to make your stay more comfortable and carefree. We look forward to your return and may I say a special thank you to Brenda who leaves the apartment looking as if you were about to arrive instead of flying off.
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5

What a find

  • 5 of 5

This is an amazing location, right on the beach, with a beautiful deck.

The apartment is very nice, well equipped, clean and well looked after by the help.

We enjoyed 3 lovely weeks here and were able to get all around the island by bus.

The beach out front is beautiful, with some good snorkelling just off to one side.

It is nice to be able to walk to the grocery store for supplies and if you have a big load they will give you a ride back with your groceries.

We have been going to Barbados for 8 years or so and this is one of the best deals you will find right on the ocean.

Too bad I made the mistake of not booking again for next year, before I got there because as I have found out in the past the good ones go at least a year ahead and if you snooze you lose.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your glowing review. We tried so hard to fit you in for 2018 but there were a number of requests that came in quickly and before you had thought of rebooking. We will miss you, you are very pleasant to deal with and the perfect guests. Good luck with the alternative accommodation I am sure it will be perfect for you and the family! We hope to see you back one day
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5

relaxation bliss

  • 5 of 5

This was our 2nd visit to Barbados & Little Reef ,no where on this Island could be more relaxing with such magnificant views .You can sit for hours looking over the ocean watching the sail boats ,cruise ships all passing by .

We spent a week here truly not long enough .

You can walk along the beach all the way from Little Reef to Bridgetown it took us approx 1 hr 45 mins but this was a pleasant stroll padding in the sea .

The following day walked to Holetown which is a stroll along the beach the opposite way equally as pleasant & a bit closer .

Had the most amazing meal ever at the renowned Restaurant called Tides not cheap but worth every penny

The apt is very well equipped for self catering which is good because eating out is expensive , but with the views & tranquility it's pleasant to use the barbaque on the terrace watching the ships pass by .

Grantly who over sees everything is running smoothly is lovely & happy to help & Sally is only a phone call away.

The weather was the perfect temperature which is why Barbados along with having the friendliest people makes this the ideal location.

Will we be back at Little Reef I would truly hope so .

  • Review Submitted: Feb 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review and the helpful tips for fellow guests! The team is delighted you had a happy time and enjoyed all that B'dos has to offer. We really try hard to please. Do please come again
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5

Fabulous sea front property

  • 5 of 5

Stayed at little reef for 2 weeks and it was everything we'd dreamt of, beautiful location fabulous beach and a really nice apartment, it was our first time in Barbados but won't be our last. The location of Little reef makes a perfect base in which to explore the island. We always felt safe anywhere on Barbados, the people are so friendly and helpful, Grantley the caretaker lives right next door and is always on hand if you need him, after we arrived Sally rang to make sure every thing was alright which was a nice touch when your in a strange place,

  • Review Submitted: Jan 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. We do try very hard to ensure our guests have a lovely holiday and are happy when this happens. Barbados is a great place to get away for a break from the cold of North America or Europe but a lot depends on the visitor's own sense of adventure also and you have obviously enjoyed all aspects of what the island has to offer. Please come again we all loved having you there!
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5

Beautiful location, great apartment

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely find. We stayed for nine relaxing days taking in the wonderful views. Great position, right on beach with good snorkelling and swimming. We took two long walks in each direction along the beach, only having to go up to road once each way. Walk to Holetown went by Payne Bay and past some lovely beaches including Sandy Lane. On walk south, we found a local fish market where we bought fresh barbecued barracuda. Hired a car for a couple of days to see North Point, St Nicholas Abbey, east coast and South coast beaches ( Bottom Bay is lovely). Apartment is well equipped and very comfortable with good wifi. There is always a shady spot on the lounger area. We hope to return. Early December is a great time to go because the island isn't too busy or too hot.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is always a great pleasure to learn that our guests have loved their stay at Little Reef. The team works hard to provide a clean comfortable and happy environment. You have made the most of the lovely setting and have taken advantage of the many enjoyable sights and pleasures of Barbados. Thank you for coming, please come again and we will take care of you! Happy New Year from us at Little Reef.
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Location

From the Owner

little Reef is special to my family as each generation comes to know its charm and unique position.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Grantley Adams at 24 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Wendy's Sport's Bar at 200 Metres Nearest Golf : Sandy Lane at 5 Kilometres Car: not necessary

Situated directly on a stunning beach in Fitts Village, approximately 5 kms south of Sandy Lane. Easy access to local supermarket and to a variety of restaurants of different cuisine. Excellent bus service to all parts of the island.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
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1 May 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£675
for 7 nights
£675
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£710
for 7 nights
£710
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

A 50% deposit is required on confirmation of booking with the balance due six weeks before departure for Barbados.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

From the Owner

immediate access to the platinum beach is little Reef's unique feature and the indoor outdoor feel of the apartment allows for maximum experience of the stunning view. The sunsets are unbelievably beautiful. Fishermen catch sprats in their nets giving a timeless feel to the ambiance

Property Type

  • apartment

Theme

  • Sports & Activities

General

  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Safe
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Toys ...

Suitability

  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Location Type

  • beach
  • village
  • waterfront

Attractions

  • bay
  • churches
  • reefs
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • horse riding

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Master bathroom is now with a strong shower no bath.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
  • 1 double bed in Masterbedroom 2 twin beds in 2nd bedroom

Outside

  • Beach Towels
  • Terrace
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • veranda
  • 4 deck chairs

Meals

  • Self-catering

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome

Notes:

  • There is a security guard , Grantley who greets you at the apartment and assists with luggage and explains the household keys. He keeps a close eye on the property without being intrusive, he lives close by. Shirley is the Supervisor of the apartment and she prepares for your arrival, changes linen when needed and is a phone call away should you require assistance or information. We leave a welcome pack of essential food to see you through the first evening.

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