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Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts

Overview
St. James Beach St. James, Holetown Barbados See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews brian carter fish beach front beachfront room star hotel three star a la carte buffet style all inclusive package lovely beach rooms are basic a bit tired fabulous location some tlc garden view sandy lane rum punch
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was our first stay at Discovery Bay but we have been regular travellers to Barbados for many years. I have never met such blatant rudeness from certain members of staff, eye rolling, shoulder shrugging and turning away was common among the older ladies in...More

Date of stay: December 2018
2  Thank wheela-dealer
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned home from a 3 week stay. As a returning guest it was great to be back. Special thanks to Kevin, Nikita and the beautiful Steffy. Lovely room with sheets and towels changed regularly. Only down side this year was the number of guests...More

Date of stay: November 2018
3  Thank KatieH3436
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Where do you start? As regular, South Coast Barbados 3 star Hotel visitors we thought we would try out and hopefully get a similar experience on the West Coast. Well that was a decision I sincerely regret. This dump of a "hotel" needs pulling down...More

Date of stay: November 2018
2  Thank bigpetemon2
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was marginal at best. All-inclusive drinks were good. Staff was a hit or miss type of thing. Some seemed genuine and happy to serve, while others looks like they were heading to the electric chair. Made it a little interesting as you never...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Lori V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well located property on the beach and its an easy stroll to Holetown bars, restaurants and shops (Limegrove shopping centre only 5 mins away). Beach is great providing you can politely say "no thankyou" to the numerous beach vendors that wander past. Reasonably good snorkelling...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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About
Description
A unique hotel situated on St James Beach, Starfish Discovery Bay consists of charming plantation-style houses set in beautiful landscaped gardens. Located on the fashionable west coast, days at this resort are More centered around the beach and the pool, the upscale Limegrove shopping mall and nightlife on Holetown's first street a short walk away. The resort is all-inclusive and family friendly, popular with couples also. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
85
Price range
US$195 - US$545 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Discovery Bay By Rex Hotel Saint James
,
Discovery Bay Barbados
,
Discovery Bay Hotel Barbados
Location
Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish > Holetown
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
85
Price range
US$195 - US$545 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Discovery Bay By Rex Hotel Saint James
,
Discovery Bay Barbados
,
Discovery Bay Hotel Barbados
Location
Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish > Holetown
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Room & Suite (294)
Pool & Beach (225)
Dining (69)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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210amelias
2 December 2018|
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Response from ASBuckhorn |
I never saw one. I may have missed it but plenty of spots for runs or long walks.
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E6519NFsharons
30 November 2018|
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Response from Shirley M | Reviewed this property |
My recollection is about 40 minutes and roughly $50 but there is a bus you would need to change this. Also a shared service but this can take all day if they have lots of different hotels to drop off at and not much cheaper
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frangreaves
28 November 2018|
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Response from Lisa S | Reviewed this property |
It shouldn't be a problem once they are not fully booked up. Ask an you'll get an answer!
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Room Tips
"Ground floor rooms offer the best accessibility."
loriv779
1 week ago
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"Need to get a new house keeper/manager"
Departure01947687484
1 week ago
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"My room was lovely and spotlessly clean."
MawneysS
1 week ago
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"Try and get a beach front room with the fantastic view of the beach. Then you can fall asleep to the sound..."
StephenRMc
3 weeks ago
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