Traveling to Barbados with children and want to find the safest and most appropriate beaches? Here are our top picks for child-friendly beaches on the island.
The Holetown Waterfront Improvement project along the west coast of Barbados is progressing well. This will enhance and protect 1.5 km of shoreline along this coast.
No visit to Barbados is complete without at least a few hours spent at The Crane, “one of the Ten Best Beaches in the World”!
Located on the rugged eastern coast of Barbados just north of the more popular Bathsheba beach is Cattlewash Beach. Here the Atlantic waves pound the shore. Large waves and strong currents make swimming dangerous in this area but luckily reefs and protective rocks form coastline pools that are suitable for a relaxing dip. Away from […]
This beach is located on the south coast of Barbados. Officially called “Enterprise Beach” this popular picnic spot boasts of white sands, crystal clear water, casuarina shaded picnic and parking areas, scenic cliff views and breathtaking sunrises and sunsets. There are two sides to Miami Beach that sea bathers can enjoy. The western side is […]
We’re still on the west coast of Barbados after visiting Reed’s Bay last week as we explore Fitts Village beach, our featured Barbados beach of the week! This beach is located just north of Prospect and just south of Paynes Bay right off the main highway (Highway 1) on the west coast of the island. […]
We’re on the west coast of Barbados again this week, this time to explore the beautiful Reed’s Bay beach – one of the most idyllic beaches on Barbados’ west coast. This crescent-shaped beach is located between the towns of Holetown and Speightstown and is directly on the bus route for easy access. If you’re driving, […]
We’re heading over to the west coast of Barbados to visit the beautiful Paradise Beach, our featured Barbados Beach Of The Week! Paradise Beach is a crescent-shaped white sand beach nestled between Freshwater Bay to the south and Batts Rock to the north. This beach is fabulous for swimming as the calm waters lap gently onto […]
For our Barbados Beach of the Week, we head to the popular St. Lawrence Gap area to explore Turtle Beach! Turtle Beach is a wide expanse of white sand lapped by turquoise waters (and the waters off Barbados truly are more turquoise than blue). There’s something here to satisfy everyone … sunbathers bask on the sand […]
This week we’re on the western coast of Barbados and stopping in at the Colony Club or Heron Bay beach. As with most Barbados west coast beaches the calm waters here are ideal for a relaxing soak or an invigorating swim. Just as wonderful is to bask on the fine-coral sands as the turquoise waves lap the […]