Island Inn Hotel

Island Inn Hotel

Located within the historic Garrison district, not far from the country's capital city of Carlisle Bay, the Island Inn Hotel is a great starting point for exploring Barbados. Originally built in 1804 to store rum for British troops, the beautifully restored hotel, which has been categorized as a national treasure, has the warmth and charm that truly captivate those who stay there.

Island Inn can also be the perfect option for guests looking for something to do in the evening. They offer live shows 3 to 4 days per week, and there are some bars on-site you can visit after dinner as well.

Located three quarters of a mile south-southeast of downtown Bridgetown, Island Inn Hotel happily welcomes visitors who are thinking about staying in this part of the city or an adjacent area.


Each of the guestrooms at Island Inn Hotel is uniquely designed. The rooms in the original 200 year old building have exposed brick walls that surround a lovely 4-post mahogany bed while the more spacious rooms in the new building have white tile floors, most with patios offering pool or garden views. All rooms are air-conditioned and have cable TV. High speed Internet access is available in the lobby.

Island Inn has 47 total rooms. Accordingly, it's a good choice for vacationers who like a relatively intimate setting. This hotel has earned a three and a half star rating, for many reasons, including on-site features and overall experience.

An overview of the in-room conveniences offered by Island Inn Hotel is provided below.

  • Telephone

Call the hotel if you require certain amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

Besides these room amenities, this hotel also offers at least one other amenity, as noted below.

  • Live Entertainment

We suggest you contact them if you want to guarantee that a certain favorite amenity will be available. To see a comprehensive description about the types of activities and recreation opportunities that Island Inn Hotel offers, click here.


Delicious meals at the Boardwalk Restaurant are included in the Island Inn Hotel's all-inclusive package. A wide selection of international and local fare is on the menu.

Besides on-location dining options, visitors hoping to find extra culinary diversity might also look into some of the region's other local dining choices. Guests looking for a bite to eat will encounter a limited but good selection of restaurants close-by. It's helpful to get familiar with the nearby options, even though Island Inn has on-site dining, including The Boardwalk Restaurant. To find out more about this area's dining, click here.

Guest Services

Vacationers will have access to a couple of business amenities, which makes it a good choice for just about any trip, whether for pleasure, business, or both.

  • Conference Facilities


You will notice lots of interesting sites and attractions close to Island Inn. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Queen's Park and St. Michael's Cathedral. If you're ready to relax, like many of the travelers who come to enjoy Barbados' coast, you've no doubt made time for a few peaceful hours at the beach. Brownes Beach, one of the nearest, is located a quarter mile from the hotel.

Among the closest notable areas to the hotel is Bridgetown. To experience as much of this region as possible, have yourself a side trip to a nearby town or two to familiarize yourself with new sounds and sights.

For our in-depth discussion on other destinations and attractions near Island Inn Hotel, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Aquatic Gap, Bridgetown, Barbados

General: (246) 436-6393

Reservations: (800) 221-6509



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