Pebbles Beach

Photo credit: © Terry Andrews

Pebbles Beach is a family friendly locale, complete with picnic benches, a play ground for young children, and life gaurds on duty.

Positioned a few hundred yards southeast of downtown Bridgetown, Pebbles Beach is on the South coast of Barbados. You might want to drop by regardless of whether you are staying in the vicinity. Active and social travelers will probably enjoy this beach because of its urban location. In fact, Pebbles Beach would be great for guests staying in nearby hotels, and people who thrive in crowds of fellow visitors.

How to Access The Beach

Set on the south coast, Pebbles Beach is located nearby the George Washington House and Bayview Hospital. Parking can be found at the junction of Bay Street and Beckles Road.

Amenities and Ambiance

Blindingly white sand and turquoise waters typify this Barbados beach.

You can enjoy the convenience of picnic facilities.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business.

Bear in mind that Pebbles Beach is in an area which is is a much-visited area, meaning you may find quite a few people vying for the use of the same facilities.

What's Nearby


This pleasant stretch of sand known as Pebbles Beach is on Barbados' South coast. It is near some interesting sites like Statue Of Sir Grantley Adams, which is seen a couple hundred yards to the southeast, and it is one of a number of popular spots in the area.

If you want to discover more interesting facts about the history of Barbados, some of the nearby attractions offer a historical perspective of the country. For example, you might enjoy a visit to George Washington House, which is one of the closest historical destinations in the area surrounding Pebbles Beach.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never run low on things to do. Attractions close to this beach can be found in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Pebbles Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Statue Of Sir Grantley Adams Monument 0.1 mi. SE Barbados
Play Fair Arcade Aquatic Gap Slot Machine Arcade 0.3 mi. S Barbados
George Washington House Historical Site 0.5 mi. SE Barbados
St. Ann's Garrison Historical Site 0.5 mi. SSE Barbados
Gravesend Military Cemetery Historical Site 0.6 mi. S Barbados
Barbados Museum and Historical Society Museum 0.6 mi. ESE Barbados
Garrison Savannah Historical Site 0.6 mi. SE Barbados
Needhams Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 0.6 mi. S Barbados
Errol Barrow Statue Monument 0.6 mi. NNW Barbados
Charles Fort Historical Site 0.6 mi. SSW Barbados
Independence Arch Monument 0.6 mi. NNW Barbados
Dolphin Fountain In Heroes Square Monument 0.7 mi. NNW Barbados

Cities and Towns

Pebbles Beach visitors hoping to find further attractions will want to think about going to Bridgetown, because it's nearby and is an especially active area of Barbados.


The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, depending on when you visit, and how many people have booked nearby hotels. You can generally expect to share the sand with more than a few visitors from lodgings in the area.

Travelers seeking a place to stay not far from Pebbles Beach will find themselves in luck, as there are plenty of hotels and resorts to choose from in the area. You'll find the closest and most convenient booking options by viewing those shown in the table below.

Accommodations near Pebbles Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Bajan Beach Cottages 0.2 mi. S Cottages
Radisson Aquatica Resort 0.3 mi. S Resort
Grand Barbados Beach Resort 0.3 mi. S Resort
Island Inn Hotel 0.4 mi. S Hotel
Hilton Hotel Barbados 0.6 mi. S Hotel
Savannah Hotel 0.7 mi. SSE Hotel
Melbourne Hotel and Apartments 0.7 mi. NE Hotel
Amaryllis Beach Resort 0.8 mi. SSE Resort
Sweetfield Manor Historic Inn 0.8 mi. E B & B
Coconut Court Beach Resort 0.9 mi. SE Hotel


If someone in your group starts to get a little hungry at the beach, it's alright because you'll have a variety of choices within a few miles. One of the nearest places to eat is Copacabana Beach Bar and Grill. The restaurant serves delicious Caribbean cuisine. They are also famous for their barbecue and seafood.

A list of nearby restaurants is included in the following table.

Restaurants near Pebbles Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Copacabana Beach Bar and Grill (246) 426-0839 Caribbean Very Casual 0.0 mi. E
Pier 1 Restaurant (246) 426-4000 Eclectic Informal 0.3 mi. S
Cuz's Fish Stand -- -- -- 0.4 mi. S
The Boardwalk Restaurant (246) 436-6393 Caribbean, Fusion Fine Dining 0.4 mi. S
Brown Sugar (246) 426-7684 Caribbean, Creole, International Very Casual 0.4 mi. S
Wispers On The Bay (246) 435-9486 Asian, Caribbean, Italian Fine Dining 0.4 mi. N
South Deck Restaurant (246) 826-4448 Caribbean, International Very Casual 0.4 mi. NNW
Lobster Alive (246) 435-0305 Caribbean Very Casual 0.6 mi. NNW
Lighthouse Restaurant (246) 426-0200 Eclectic Informal 0.6 mi. S
The Grille at Hilton Barbados (246) 426-0200 Caribbean, International Fine Dining 0.6 mi. S
KFC Fairchild Street (246) 436-9342 American Very Casual 0.6 mi. N
Waterfront Cafe (246) 427-0093 Caribbean, Creole, International Very Casual 0.7 mi. NNW

Other Beaches

Visitors who are looking for the ideal beach will have other options if Pebbles Beach doesn't suit their tastes.

You may also like Gibbs Beach, which is home to plenty of activity. It is located ten miles to the north. If you'd rather try a more private, less popular location, Brownes Beach may be a good choice. It is located not far off the beach at all.

Another option worth considering is Carlisle Bay, which is located within a short distance.

Barbados has a lot to offer its visitors, but Pebbles Beach is both a refreshing place to relax, and a beautiful natural attraction.


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