The Waves Hotel & Spa

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The Waves Hotel & Spa

Completely refurbished and newly reopened, The Waves Hotel & Spa is the island’s best kept secret. Sssshh, only tell your friends who really deserve a relaxing, all-inclusive getaway in a boutique resort.

Their focus on wellness and mind, freshly prepared dishes, artistic, local and cultural activities and their guests well being creates a great environment for guests to reconnect and unwind.

This all-inclusive resort is a nice place for vacationers looking for some after hours fun. This oceanfront destination offers live shows 3 to 4 days per week, and there are at least a couple of bars at the resort you can visit after dinner as well.

Located in the vicinity of Holetown, in the same general area as Bridgetown, The Waves Hotel & Spa, an all-inclusive property, offers a warm welcome to visitors wanting to stay in this part of Barbados. It is south of the center of Holetown.


The Waves Hotel & Spa

Units are designed in an eco-chic simplistic way that utilizes pale organic tones and stunning ocean views; most rooms have private balconies or patios as well.

The Standard Guest Rooms are on the send and the third floor of the Oceanside building and showcase inland views without balconies. Oceanfront Rooms are spacious and located on every floor in the Oceanside building.

Duplex Suites are split-level penthouse suites with a bedroom on the entry level and a spacious lounge with a fridge and wet bar on the upper level. Oceanfront Duplex Suites have all of the same amenities with the added benefits of amazing ocean views.

Pool View Spa Guest Rooms are in the adult only spa building on site. These rooms have a balcony or terrace overlooking the pool. Pool View One Bedroom Spa Suits are also adult only and they have a separate bedroom and living area, a balcony overlooking the pool and a fridge stocked with water, cocktails, sparkling wine and more.

Oceanfront Junior Suites have balconies with views of the Caribbean sea and a stocked mini bar. These rooms accommodate a maximum of four guests.

With its 70 rooms, Waves is a moderately-sized accommodation option. Their balance between the space of a big property means guests will not have to compromise their needs. For its overall merit, we've awarded this resort a four and a half star rating.

A listing of the in-room features and amenities available for visitors at The Waves Hotel & Spa include:

  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Bathrobe
  • Mini-Fridge
  • Safe
  • Air Conditioned
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Refrigerator
  • Ironing Board
  • Television
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sitting Area
  • Private Bath
  • Flat Screen TV
  • Iron
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toilet
  • Room Service
  • Telephone
  • Shower
  • Temperature Control
  • King Bed
  • Terrace
  • Balcony

Check with the property to confirm the availability of particular amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

Activities and Recreation at The Waves Hotel & Spa

Three rounds of golf at the nearby South Coast Barbados Golf Club are included with every stay of seven nights or more.

From east to west, the myriad of treatments at The Spa at Waves includes options from western cultures as well as the Sub-Asian continent. Avurvedic therapies, which are holistic, ancient Indian treatments that date back 4,000 years, are some of the most popular treatment options.

Guests can enjoy complementary spa treatments per adult per stay.

On select nights there are themed local rum tastings, live DJs and bands, art and cultural events and themed dining nights.

Teens can have fun at the Aqua School, where they can learn to waterski, sail or become a pro and standup paddle boarding. Kids can also have fun at the Game Room; there, they can play games, watch a movie or chill and meet new friends. Click here to learn more.

To view general amenities at the location, check out the list below:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Kayaking
  • Yoga
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Water Skiing
  • Multilingual
  • Paddleboarding
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Complimentary Health Club
  • Tubing
  • Personal Watercraft
  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • Snorkeling

Because these details can sometimes change, don't hesitate to contact the location if you have your heart set on a particular activity. Visit this page to navigate to our in-depth discussion about the types of recreational opportunities available at The Waves Hotel & Spa.


Dining at The Waves Hotel & Spa

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Seascape offers an a la carte and buffet of Mediterranean infused items; they also have a variety of international theme nights.

Shiso is an Asian-inspired dining outlet that features made-to-order rice and noodle bowls utilizing authentic spices and flavors.

For specialty hot or cold coffees, lattes and teas and garb and go food like salads and sandwiches, be sure to stop by Kýma. Open daily, they can be your go to spot to grab a quick snap between adventures. On special nights, they open in the evening for wine pairings, culinary workshops or rum tastings.

Outside of dining options on-location, guests hoping to find more culinary variety should also give thought to the region's other local mealtime choices. Guests looking for a bite to eat will find a few solid places to eat within traveling distance. It's worth it to decide which nearby choices your family will enjoy, even though Waves has dining of its own, including Kýma. To find out more about this area's dining, click here.

Guest Services

The Waves Hotel & Spa provides a large number of guest services, including those in the list below, helping to take care of the little details during your time on property, and off.

  • Meal Plan - FAP/Full-board
  • Beach Shuttle
  • Complimentary Beach Shuttle
  • Concierge
  • Lunch
  • Maid Service
  • Breakfast
  • Complimentary Local Shuttle
  • Local Shuttle Service


What's Near The Waves Hotel & Spa

You will notice many attractions in the vicinity of Waves. Some of the closest attractions are Cotton Tower Signal, Hunte's Garden, and Fisherpond Great House. Since this resort is located directly on Batts Rock Beach, this property is an ideal place for sun-worshippers and watersports junkies alike. Also, don't miss Paradise Beach, found within walking distance.

One closeby area of interest from the resort is Holetown. If you want to find even more attractions and fun, take a day to travel to a nearby town or two to gain some perspective on the country.

For our comprehensive article on what's near The Waves Hotel & Spa, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Prospect Bay, St. James, the vicinity of Holetown, Barbados

Phone: (246) 424-7571



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