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2 Bed Apartment close to Dover Beach

Bedrooms 2
Space 500 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking


About the property

Balcony Rock, Apt 4 - Air conditioned 2 bed - Walking distance to Dover Beach and facilities. No additional charges for AC, wifi, cable TV, linen etc.

Balcony Rock is ideal vacation rental for people new to the island

It is 6 minutes walk from Turtle Beach and 10 minutes walk from the very popular large sandy Dover Beach with a restaurant and other food stall on the beach front. One restaurant s on the sand.

Balcony Rock is in a very central location, walking distance to the main tourist area of St Lawrence Gap. The nearest restaurant is only 3 minutes walk away, the main south coast bus route is 1 minute walk away, a supermarket is 5 minutes walk and very large supermarket in the town of Oistins is 5 minutes away on the bus. Oistins is very famous for it Friday nights Fish Frying Festival (which now includes a variety of meat and entertainment. Buses run every 2-5 minutes during rush hours.

A car is not necessary is you choose to stay at Balcony Rock. as all of the key facilities you need are within a 5-10 minutes walk. Also you are only two minutes walk from the main coast road bus route so can be in the popular town of Oistins within 5 minutes and the Capital Bridgetown in around 20 minutes.

Your host Audrey, lives next door to the apartment block and works in the hair dressers which is also part of the complex, so is available if you need help with anything.

Balcony Rock is also within easy walking distance of Dover Beach, restaurants, shops, supermarkets and ATMs.. There is also a cinema complex within 5 minutes drive.

The price quoted includes the provision of clean towels and linen once per week, free wifi, cable TV with sports and movie channels and AC. There are no additional charges, but we offer a small discount where two people are sharing one bedroom.

We have also arranged discounts and deals for our guests with Motofitt Transport - just quote "BOHLEMA" for a great discount on already low prices..

More Details

Property Manager
Michael Aimey
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
18 May, 2018

About Michael Aimey

I have been managing bookings for my cousin Audrey apartments at Balcony Rock for over 4 years. I work hard to ensure that you have a great stay and have created a website where you can find information about things to do and places to go - as recommended by previous guests.

Why Michael Aimey chose Saint Lawrence Gap

It is fully fitted out with free AC, free unlimited high speed internet, wifi, free cable TV with sports and movie channels and the beach is only 6 minutes walk away. Shops, restaurants, atm ect are also within 3-10 minutes walk. You are one minutes walk from a bus stop on the main coast road where you are only 5 minutes by bus from Oistins.

What makes this apartment unique

Close to transport links, taxi rank and the Gap. Also close to the facilities St Lawrence Gap.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We truly enjoyed staying at this place. Great host and perfectly located, close to beaches and different transportation options. Very spacious and clean and nice and quiet surroundings yet not far from where the action is!


December 2013

Nice priced apartment near the gap and close to public transportation. Clean, high speed wireless, flat screen tv and an air-conditioned bedroom.


January 2014

We were very pleased with our holiday on the beautiful island. Excellent location, just a three minute walk to public transport at either end of the island. Near beach, cafes, restaurants, shops, as well as the 15-minute walk to the rave nightlife, at the same time, the place is quiet. Very friendly hosts, special thanks to Audrey, which was always there. Dog owners Hensel was very friendly, loved to walk with us on the beach and was a great friend and a security guard, we will miss him. The House was everything necessary for life, the rooms spacious enough, isolated. Recommend this apartment to stay, excellent value for money.


April 2014
May 2013
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Saint Lawrence Gap in Maxwell Coast

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:30 / Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Fully tiled bathroom with shower, wc, sink, towel rail and mirror.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 1-4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Air conditioned double bedroom with ceiling fan. Fitted wardrobe, chest of drawers and iron.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: The owners live and work next door to the property so are generally available to help with any queries you may have. Outside: The property is set in the centre of it own grounds with a lush rear garden populated by mature tropical trees, fruit trees and shrubs. There is a large garden to the side of the property which is partly paved and partly laid to lawn. At the front there is space for parking your car and an area to dry clothes tucked away at the other side. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and bed linen are included. These are cleaned once a week or more frequently by arrangement. Other: There is a sheltered balcony with a couple of chairs outside the apartment. And a garden surrounding the property.


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2 Bed Apartment close to Dover Beach
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Excellent facility.

  • 5 of 5

Excellent facility. Owner was excellent.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ontario, Canada


  • 4 of 5

4 Balcony Rock was spacious, clean and comfortable for our 2 week stay. It is in a convenient location just on a corner off Maxwell Road and is walking distance to Dover Beach and the Gap, quick ZR ride to Oistens, grocery stores and 20 minutes to Bridgetown. It is on a residential street and the neighbours are friendly and welcoming. The kitchen was equipped to make basic meals, bedrooms large, beds comfortable and the a/c in each worked well. For convenience we used a nearby laundry mat for our towels and clothes as laundry access is limited to your assigned day/week and was difficult to access as it was always in use. Note: there is a 5 BBD charge for each load which came as a surprise as not noted on

Audrey had her hands full with visiting family but always made time to check in on a regular basis that we were enjoying our stay. Michael was very responsive to any inquiry during the booking process and was able to arrange a rental car with very short notice from us.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Port Aux Basques, NL, Canada

Excellent location, comfortable apartment, wonderful landlord!

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at Balcony Rock for 25 nights, it worked great for us, we could walk to the beach and the bus stop was right at the corner which meant we could go pretty much anywhere we wanted for very reasonable price. The landlord/owner, Audrey, is a wonderful person and she did everything to make our stay enjoyable. I would recommend this place for a longer stay if you feel you need to get away from resort living and be able to prepare some meals for yourself.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The property is very clean and well maintained!

  • 4 of 5

We had a very nice time. The beaches are close by and the property is right on the main road for easy travel. It is a bit noisy due to the traffic. Hot water for showers was intermittent. Walking distance to the St. Lawrence Gap which is a beautiful spot to hang out and go for dinner. Property manager was very helpful and friendly. Thank you

  • Review Submitted: 17-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Balcony Rock. The owner, my cousin Audrey, really enjoyed hosting you. Hope you come back to visit again soon.
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lovely central self contained accomadition

  • 4 of 5

Family run, very helpful, central very safe location,1 min to busstop, across the road from Dover beach.

Small charge for washing machine. Everything you for self contained accomadition, Wifi included.

Booked for my mum and her friend for just under a month, but spent days/evenings visiting whilst staying elsewhere, as was so central.

Would defiantly stay here and have recommended to various friends visiting Barbados.

Book you won't be disappointed.

Julia, London, UK.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Julia thank for your review of Balcony Rock. I hope to see you over there again soon. Michael
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I loved Balcony Rock so much I came back!!

  • 5 of 5

"Balcony Rock is excellent. Audrey is the best hostess you could find, nothing is too much trouble.

I have stayed in Apartment 4 twice before, although on my next trip I will be staying next door in Apartment 5. No doubt I will love it as much as no 4.

The Apartments are well equipped with everything I need including WI FI and cable TV. I also found the bed extremely comfortable.

There is a gas station approximately 5 minutes along the main road where you can find basics but there are also 3 good sized supermarkets a short bus trip along the main road if you need anything more.

The apartments are in a great location with the bus stop less than a minute away and are only $2BBD with the beach approximately a 15 minute walk in the other direction.

I have liaised with Michael for the booking and he is just fabulous and responds to any enquiry very quickly and gives great customer service.

I look forward to staying at Balcony Rock again in the future if they will have me!

I am unable to fault the service I have received from either Audrey or Michael and would highly recommend them."

  • Review Submitted: 03-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: November 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
0.5 Kilometres
Turtle Beach
Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

Various water sports are available at Dover Beach including jet skiing and surfing. There are also 2 golf courses within 10 minutes drive. Several bars, restaurants and other facilities available in St Lawrence Gap 10-15 minutes walk.


5 minute stroll to Dover Beach, less if you are in a hurry. Dover beach is a large sandy beach. The sea here is also ideal for swimming as it is calm and you can wade out for ages with the water only coming up to your waist. All the facilities you need are at the seafront with numerous restaurants, supermarkets, banks and shops. I would suggest you try one of the seafront restaurants or simply relax in a deck chair under a beach umbrella and enjoy a cool drink and the sea breeze.


10 -15 minutes drive from the airport.


5 minutes walk to Dover Beach which has watersports equipment for hire and boats rides to see and swimming with the turtles. The beginning of St Lawrence Gap is 5 minutes walk away with a variety of facilities including cash points, restaurants, bars, clubs, shops and supermarkets. Oistins is about 5 minutes ride on bus. Oistins is famous for its Friday night fish frying and restaurants. Two golf courses within 2 miles.

Further Details:

This is a great location for a vacation with all the facilities you need within easy walking distance, excellent transport links to Bridgetown, Oistins and the South Coast. No car is needed and buses charge a flat rate fees of around 50p for any journey.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Saint Lawrence Gap, Barbados

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
1 Apr 2018 - 1 Jul 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
21 Jul 2018 - 10 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
Winter Special
15 Dec 2018 - 31 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £60
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
There is a discount if only one bedroom is required. A 25% deposit is required to secure your booking. Payment is accepted by cheque or you can book online here or on using you credit or debit card. Full payment is required 2 months before arrival. The owner or their representative will meet you on arrival to give you the keys and check you in. Transfer from the airport can be arranged for a small additional fee or around US$25. Car hire can be arranged for an additional fee.

A full refund of your deposit will be made if you cancel 3 months before the arrival date.

Changeover Day:
Generally flexible about arrival times and departure days.

Notes on prices:
Discounts are available on stays of 1 month or more and large groups.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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