Endless sunshine, breathtaking beaches and unrivalled luxury are just a few reasons why Barbados holidays are so popular. Paradise is plentiful on this tiny Caribbean island, which measures just 21 miles in length and 14 miles in width.
Holidays to Barbados have something for everyone! From watersports to cultural attractions, this exotic escape is the perfect place for families, couples, solo travellers and groups.
As for accommodation, you’ll find plenty of luxury in one of Barbados’ many all-inclusive and self-catering resorts, hotels and villas, where your every wish will be taken care of. Browse our selection of cheap 2017/2018 Barbados holidays today for an island escape you will never forget.
Weather-wise, Barbados enviable tropical climate means you’re guaranteed plenty of sunshine throughout your stay. The weather in Barbados tends to be at its best from December through to May (the dry season), but that’s not to say you can’t enjoy a fantastic break here during the rest of the year…
What’s not to love about Barbados’ powder white beaches, exciting water sports pursuits, relaxing spas, welcoming atmosphere and outstanding accommodation?
A holiday to Barbados offers the quintessential island escape. The pace is slow and living is easy on this sunny haven, often the hardest part is leaving at the end of your break.
Bowled over by Barbados? You’ll find a fantastic selection of self catering, half board and all inclusive package holidays to Barbados on the Holiday Gems website. We offer breaks to suit all tastes, preferences and budgets, so you’ll be sure to find something that suits your needs.
There’s a never ending list of activities and things to do in Barbados, including fun-filled water sports, underground explorations of Harrison’s Cave and visits to one of the island’s many famed rum distilleries.
We’ve included some of our favourite Barbadian day trips and activities for anyone looking to make the most of a Barbados holiday. Read on to find out more…
The beaches in Barbados are world-famous! The island’s stunning coastlines and hidden coves offer the perfect setting for both relaxation and adventure. Sit back and sunbathe, enjoy a cocktail at the beach bar or swim in the warm Caribbean Sea.
Snorkelling, windsurfing, parasailing, jetskiing and surfing are just a few of the many activities on offer here. If you’re looking to slow down the pace a little, why not try your hand at sailing or fishing?
From Jacobean mansions and plantation houses to idyllic villages, Barbados is filled with must-visit sights and landmarks, many of which feature on island tours and excursions.
Look out for St Nicholas Abbey - one of three Jacobean mansions in the western hemisphere, Sunbury Plantation house, St James Parish Church and Cherry Tree Hill.
Where else would you find a weekly festival dedicated to fresh fried fish, live music, rum and dancing than the Caribbean? Every Friday and Saturday night, tourists and locals head to the village of Oistins for a truly magical party!