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Coral Cove Apartment

Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 nights


About the property

Beachfront Apartment on Paynes Bay - Immaculate 3 Bed Apartment With Stunning Sea Views

The Ivy is a luxurious 2,400 square foot 3 bedroom, 3 and a half bath beachfront apartment situated on Paynes Bay, acclaimed by tourists and locals alike as the best beach on the West Coast. Part of Coral Cove, The Ivy is beautifully furnished with stunning art and boasts spectacular sea views which can be enjoyed from the large veranda and Jacuzzi pool, perfect for enjoying with a glass of champagne at sunset.

There are three spacious impeccably designed ensuite bedrooms. The deluxe king bed master suite has doors leading out onto the veranda, and the ensuite granite bathroom is complete with two basins, a sizeable bath and walk in shower. The queen bedded second room and the twin bedded third room (which can be converted into a king bed) is situated towards the rear of the apartment, both with ensuite granite bathrooms and walk in showers. All bedrooms are air conditioned and have flat screen cable TV.

The apartment has a modern and stylish fully equipped kitchen, in addition to a large seating area, with a flat screen cable TV and wifi. The slide away doors lead out onto the veranda, complete with another seating area and also a dining table which can seat up to 6 guests.

Coral Cove is comprised of 14 exclusive luxury apartments designed by the renowned architect Roldano Bellori. The apartments are permanently manned by security, as is the beach chair area. The beach itself is stunning, with plenty of sunbeds and umbrellas and it is also renowned for snorkelling and swimming with turtles. Centrally located on the West Coast, The Ivy is within walking distance of several popular beach bars, fine dining restaurants such as 'The Cliff', and boutique shopping. It is also within short distance of the Sandy Lane Hotel, great for Sunday Brunch, and the Golf Club.

Exclusive to The Ivy is our fantastic housekeeper, Pamela, who works 6 days a week attending to guests' needs, as well as our Property Manager, Deborah, who is on hand for any information you may require.

More Details

Property Manager
Charles W
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
27 April, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

‘We loved staying at Coral Cove “The Ivy” and greatly enjoyed our vacation. The unit was so spacious and well-appointed, the views were spectacular and Pam was lovely and a pleasure to have. Thank-you for renting your apartment to us. The four of us are already looking forward to next year!’ Michael & Lori Denato, March 2013

‘We visited this great holiday destination in 2012 and were not disappointed. The accommodation was everything we expected and more, with a great layout and every comfort you could want or need.The apartment terrace has an outlook directly onto the beach and is just the best place to relax at any time of the day. Graham McCormick, June 2012

'A fourth wonderful stay at No 6 Coral Cove Paynes Bay in Barbados. A luxurious and very comfortable three bedroomed apartment right on the beach with stunning views of the sea and a lovely beach. Everything one could wish for for a beach holiday including the wonderful Housekeeper, Pamela who is also a great cook.' Patricia Ann Simpson, January 2015
Feb 2011
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Holders Hill, Barbados

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • Self-catering
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Telephone
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • En-suite bath with shower/tub to bed 1. En-suite bath with shower to bed 2. En-suite bath with shower to bed 3. Cloakroom.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom: King size bed, en-suite bath, Cable TV, AC, ceiling fan, safe and telephone Bedroom 2 with twin beds, en-suite, Cable TV, AC, ceiling fan and safe. Bedroom 3 with Queen bed, en-suite, Cable TV, AC and ceiling fan.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Utility Room: Utility room complete with washer and dryer. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Our fantastic housekeeper, Pamela, works six days per week and will complete any washing/ironing duties as required. Extra duties could also include babysitting. Other: The apartment offers a fully managed concierge service by West Coast Villas in Barbados. The Apartment Manager can assist with airport transfers, care hire, restaurant reservations and any specific needs.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the manager's website:


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)


The Ivy lived up to the description and photograph

  • 5 of 5

Superb: Very large 3 bedroom apartment. Huge master suite, good size 2nd suite, and 3rd bedroom has next door shower room. Everything was presented in a first class condition. Pam the house keeper is great! Location is everything in Barbados and by luck we chose that, as The Ivy is on the best part of the best beach in Barbados (in my view). 1st floor location which has stairs and lift access and very secure.

  • Review Submitted: May 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Stylish & superb

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful floor-to-ceiling glass concertina door folds back completely to leave nothing between you and the view…and it's no mistake this will be open for you when you arrive at the Ivy. It actually stopped me in my tracks. The apartment is huge and stylish, but I lived on the balcony terrace. It's huge too - another lounge and dining room - on the outside, in the fresh air, with that stunning view - oh and a hot tub! The Ivy is one floor up and so you have privacy, yet you're close enough to see turtles coming up out of the crystal clear water for a quick gulp of air before heading back down. On my last day, from the hot tub, I looked out to the garden to see a hummingbird hover above a beautiful flower and a few yards beyond it - a turtle coming up for air. A beautiful goodbye. The Ivy is a delight.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A luxurious stay in a fabulous location

  • 5 of 5

Coral Cove is in an unbeatable location - The Ivy, on the first floor, has a fantastic view overlooking the beach and easy access to it. The apartment is beautifully furnished and has everything one could possibly need. Pam, the housekeeper, is a lovely lady, who cooked and cleaned, and spirited away our dirty laundry, returning it clean and ironed the next day. Her little touches, like a bowl of water in which to rinse our feet when we returned from the beach, were very much appreciated. The apartment is spacious, but when we weren't in the bedroom, we were out on the balcony, with its comfortable sofas and large dining table, marvelling at the view, especially of the sunset. It’s the perfect place to watch the goings on on the beach and the catamarans stopping at the turtle feeding station offshore. Having hired a catamaran for our own trip, we actually found ourselves swimming along beside a turtle about two feet from the beach there. Sun loungers are set out every morning for Coral Cove residents and there is a roped off swimming area.

Paynes Bay is well located for eating out, with Holetown just along the coast and the marvellous Cliff restaurant close by. It was well placed for visiting other parts of the island, like the wild and beautiful Bathsheba or the hustle of Bridgetown.

All in all, Coral Cove is the ideal spot for a beach holiday in Barbados and we will surely return if we can.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We had an absolutely amazing stay at The Ivy. The apartment is beautifully furnished and really does look as it is online. An added bonus was the proximity of some of the island's best restaurants with The Cliff within staggering distance and plenty of other eating places very close by. It was also very useful to be within a five minute drive of Holetown and the Supermarket. I’d also recommend checking out the East coast for its rugged beauty if you hire a car.

We mainly spent our days lounging on the beach and swimming with the turtles, which my partner insisted on swimming out to most days! It’s pretty incredible seeing these creatures in their natural environment. Lunchtimes were spent dining on the terrace enjoying Pam’s culinary delights and then we often ate out in the evening. We loved the Jacuzzi and spent many an evening taking in the beautiful views/sunsets from the balcony with a glass or two of bubbly!

Romeo and Clifton who provided security were really friendly and helpful, as were the Owner and Property Manager with arranging our transfers and groceries. We would be very happy to return here as it was the perfect getaway!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Stunning Apartment and Location

  • 5 of 5

We had a really stunning week at Coral Cove - the apartment met all our expectations - beautifully appointed rooms and a private access and onto the best beach in Barbados, which is a stone throw from the apartment. From the veranda overlooking the beach we enjoyed the lovely Caribbean evening sunsets, if you have not seen one then Coral Cove is the place. Pam looked after us well and produced delicious meals cooked to perfection - fantastic views and location. Coral Cove gives you a real taste of the vibrancy and colour of Barbados.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic Apartment on Paynes Bay Beach

  • 5 of 5

After our visit a few years ago I had no hesitation in booking this apartment again, as it lived up to our expectation and more, with superb high quality fittings and facilities. The location within this bay is just fantastic and is yards from the fabulous beach where we spent many hours swimming, snorkelling and chilling on the water. Romeo, Pam and Deborah were also very helpful and looked after our every need.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Low season
15 Apr 2017 - 14 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
High season
15 Dec 2017 - 14 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Low season
15 Apr 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

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