Things to See and Do While Staying at The Waves Hotel & Spa

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Barbados' numerous activities won't disappoint, but where to start? Properties like the The Waves Hotel & Spa can provide everything needed to have an exciting time in the nearby coastal region. This destination boasts a wide range of recreational possibilities, meaning you will have plenty of fun activities to choose from during your trip.

With 2 swimming pools to choose from at The Waves Hotel & Spa, you won't have a hard time finding a shady spot by the water. A big plus for many vacationers is that this property is also situated adjacent to the shore, so there will be a lot of ways to spend time in the water when you stay here.

While there's no guarantee you won't overload on Barbados' delicious cuisine, The Waves Hotel & Spa makes it easier to stay healthy; the exercise facility on-site includes the equipment you need to keep it going.


Although The Waves Hotel & Spa doesn't have a golf course on the property, you may be able to arrange some playing time nearby. The area's closest courses are Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course, Sandy Lane Old Nine Golf Course, and Sandy Lane Green Monkey Golf Course. Each is within two and a half miles and the most nearby of the bunch, Sandy Lane Old Nine Golf Course, is just a small hike away from the property, so it won't be a bother to plan going over for a few rounds of golf. There are 9 holes at this course. The course has a total length of 3345 yards, and it has been rated as a par 36. If you'd like to see if it is possible to schedule a tee time, the course can be reached at (246) 444-2000.


Waves offers a range of complementary motorized and non-motorizes watersports. Their on site Aqua School also offers complementary lessons to get you started.

Vacationers who enjoy a variety of aquatic adventures will have a great time when they stay at The Waves Hotel & Spa. The list below details the watersports available on-site.

  • Boating
  • Kayaking
  • Paddleboarding
  • Snorkeling
  • Tubing
  • Water Skiing

Family Activities

Activities and Recreation at The Waves Hotel & Spa

Families are encouraged to stay at The Waves Hotel & Spa, despite the fact that you likely will not be impressed by a wide selection of amenities and activities specifically intended for kids. If it is important that you find a hotel to lodge at with specific perks that help make your vacation even more family-centric, take a look at these properties recommended for families.

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.

The property is equipped with a game room, an enjoyable diversion for guests of all ages.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Following a busy afternoon in Barbados, it feels good to relax to the sounds of a live performance; on-site entertainment is one of the tempting amenities offered by The Waves Hotel & Spa. Live entertainment is typically available 3 to 4 days per week. Please keep in mind, the frequency may vary seasonally. If you want to obtain additional details, call the front desk at (246) 424-7571.


Not every property in Barbados has a spa of their own, but The Waves Hotel & Spa is one of a few that can provide their guests a convenient, calming way to get properly pampered. This list has some of the services available at the spa:

  • Facials
  • Manicures
  • Massages
  • Outdoor Treatment Rooms
  • Pedicures
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Spa Pool
  • Steam Room

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 top of the activities found right on-location, guests looking to do some exploring can find many interesting things to do in Barbados. Whether you are looking to spend time on a sunny beach or enjoy a round on the golf course, you can find plenty of other options for recreation in and around the area. Click on these links for information concerning sightseeing, riding a scooter or bicycle, fishing, scuba diving, shopping, going snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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