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4 Bed Colonial Style Villa in private setting, short walk to beach

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Updated: 25-Mar-2017
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 5 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

4 Bed/4 Bath Villa, Private Pool, Mullins and Gibbs Beach 400m walk

The Villa is situated in Gibbes Glade, a tranquil setting just walking distance from the West coast, giving you the option of privacy & relaxation by your own pool or the social life and water sports of Mullins beach. Gibbes Beach also nearby offers more solitude. The villa is well proportioned with a vaulted Main Hall and balcony leading to 4 double bedrooms. Ample living space including Private Pool & Deck, Full Kitchen/Bar area/BBQ, Hall/Diner, TV/Sitting Room, Study, Balcony, Verandah. Utility Room with washing facilities. Internet, Phone, TV/DVD, Apple TV.

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About the Owner

Bruce G
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
25 March, 2017

About Bruce G

Recently built and designed by the owner capturing the colonial history of Barbados but with modern style and comforts.

Bruce G purchased this villa in 2015

14 Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(14 traveller reviews)


Amazing Villa!

  • 5 of 5

The villa is amazing - there were only two of us so we did rattle around a little, but we loved the space, layout and the fab pool.

We had a couple of teething problems with the safe and the internet but the housekeeper went out of her way to sort everything out for us.

The villa has everything you need, is well looked after and is in a great location.

We would definitely go again!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Wow a fabulous villa

  • 5 of 5

We were a group of 7 adults celebrating my 50th birthday. We go to Barbados regularly and I have to say this villa is fabulous in a fantastic location. It is so spacious inside and out that with 7 of us it couldn't have been better . Bruce is very quick to respond to any issues of which we only had 1. And heather the property manager was very friendly and helpful. We can't wait to go back and all our friends who came to celebrate are planning trips back to the villa with their family's too.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A fantastic new property in a superb convenient area of the West Coast

  • 4 of 5

Stayed here over Christmas and New Year, a great property which is exactly as per the photos, very light and airy, 4 good sized bedrooms with 4 nice on-suite bathrooms, fantastic pool and outside area with all day sun, great West Coast location near to Mullins beach and all West Coast restaurants.

Car recommended.

Good communication from Bruce the owner, very professional throughout.

We would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Stunningly beautiful and spacious.

  • 5 of 5

My family and I stayed at Gibbs Glade villa from Nov 25 6 Dec. The villa is located a short walk away from Mullins Bay and is beautiful with spacious bedrooms and a comfortable and beautifully furnished lounge, dining areas inside and outside as well as a large kitchen area, the pool and sun chairs compliments this villa making it a pleasant stay on the west coast.

I really loved this villa and would definitely like to stay there again. We were all made very welcomed by Heather who was also very helpful giving information to us when needed.

Bruce has been a pleasure from the moment we put in a request

I would highly recommend staying this beautiful home away free m home.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic Holiday - Highly Recommend

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Gibbs Glade August 2016 for 2 weeks. The villa is gorgeous, very spacious, with lovely size pool and garden area (the only thing that I would add personally is an outdoor seating area - they had an eight seater dining table but if you're spending your evening outside by the pool, would have been nice to have something comfier). They did have a lovely suite on the upstairs rear balcony, and 2 Muskoka chairs on the upstairs front balcony.

Tons of room for our party of 9, and besides a very small hiccup on our arrival which was quickly resolved we had an awesome stay (Heather the house manager lives directly across the road, just in case of any emergencies/questions) and all communications with Bruce prior to and during our stay were answered promptly.

Villa location was perfect, having been to Barbados on many previous occasions we knew the area very well. Villa offered two shortcuts to the beach, one to Gibbs Beach which is idyllic and the other to Mullins Beach which is busier, with lots of watersports on offer and water play area for kids. We never hired a car nor had to order many taxis, as we took either one of the short-cuts and jumped the bus into Holetown or Speightstown.

Our favorite eats this visit where Ninos by the Sea (Speightown) Santi (next to Lone Star) great food, great location overlooking beach with sunbeds, Lone Star for special occasion dinner, and Bar Carizma (Holetown) for tapas night with entertainment. Didn't make it to Bombas Beach Bar (will save that one for the next visit).

Highly recommend the villa to anyone thinking of enjoying the best of what Barbados has to offer, you won't regret it. The only thing I regret, is having to come home!

Thanks Bruce and team for a wonderful stay :)

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for the kind words and constructive comments; we're always looking to improve and as a fairly new villa there is still much we can do to make the experience even better! Hope to see you again soon.
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  • 4 of 5

Visited Barbados numerous times but our 1st time in this area. Just returned home from this lovely villa and the pictures don't do it justice. It's very convenient for 2 beaches (Gibbs and Mullins) but found Gibbs the better, it was like our own private beach within a 5 minute walk. House is very large and accomodated our party of 9 comfortably. Heather was extremely helpful and nothing was too much trouble. Better curtains in the back rooms would be perfect and a nicer outside table as it was uncomfortable to sit on in but these are very minor things. Wouldn't hesitate to book again it's a lovely villa and lovely area. Thanks for a lovely holiday 👍🏻

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Grantley Adams International, Bridgetown at 30 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Mullins Beach Bar at 400 Metres Nearest Golf : Apes Hill Golf Club at 5 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Mullins Beach Bar at 400 Metres Nearest Beach : Mullins at 400 Metres Car: recommended

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
8 Apr 2017 - 22 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Christmas/New Year
20 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
24 Mar 2018 - 8 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Christmas/New Year
17 Dec 2018 - 6 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £500

Please Contact the owner for pricing over Christmas/New Year and Easter.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 25-Mar-2017


Property Type

  • villa


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room


  • DVD Player
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool ...


  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • near the sea


  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Floor Area

  • 320 m²


  • Family/Guest - Toilet, Bath with Shower
  • Master En-Suite - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Bidet, Additional Vanity without sink
  • Bedroom 2 En-Suite - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Vanity
  • Bedroom 3 En-Suite - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Vanity
  • Powder Room - Toilet
  • Bathroom 4 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Directy access to shared Family/Guest Bathroon
  • Pool Deck - Outdoor Shower


  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed, Single Beds can be joined to form Double
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed, 1 Cot


  • Balcony
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda


  • Self-catering


  • Set in a peaceful road next to Gibbs Glade but only 400 metres walk to Mullins Beach with it's restaurant/bar facilities and water sports. Also nearby is the secluded Gibbes Beach.

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