St. Ann's Garrison

The Garrison, as it is known locally, is a small historic district just south of Bridgetown. Throughout the 1700's and the 1800's the area was the base for the British West Indies Regiment, Britain's Colonial Army in Barbados. The area is full of historic sites and buildings and is a great place to visit if you are looking to sample many different things in one place.


You can expect many of the building in the area to be built in the traditional colonial fashion, as that it when the buildings were built.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit St. Ann's Garrison may choose to book their trip in St. Matthias, since travelers to this region of Barbados will be excited to have convenient access to the historical site during their visit. There are a decent amount of hotels in the neighborhood within range of this facility.

Hotels near St. Ann's Garrison
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Island Inn Hotel Hotel 0.2 mi. (2.3 km) NW
Savannah Hotel Hotel 0.2 mi. (2.9 km) SE
Grand Barbados Beach Resort Resort 0.2 mi. (2.2 km) NW
Radisson Aquatica Resort Resort 0.2 mi. (2.2 km) NW
Amaryllis Beach Resort Resort 0.3 mi. (3.0 km) SE
Hilton Hotel Barbados Hotel 0.3 mi. (2.4 km) W
Bajan Beach Cottages Cottages 0.3 mi. (2.0 km) NNW

Location and What's Nearby

If you find yourself hungry after spending time at this historical site, no problem -- there is a broad selection of local restaurants within traveling distance. Brown Sugar, which has a menu full of Caribbean fare, is very close-by, making it a great option for patrons here. Brown Sugar is just around a few hundred yards away from this landmark, so check it out and eat up! The Boardwalk Restaurant and Pier 1 Restaurant are some of the additional refreshment choices nearby. At Pier 1 Restaurant you and your companions will want to try a bit of eclectic fare and experience the Barbados culture.


Operating Hours

The hours of operation for the site are not readily available, meaning your party's smartest chance at success is calling beforehand to make sure the property is going to be open for business during the time you and your companions want to stop by.


For price of admission, dial up St. Ann's Garrison before your visit to determine how much, or if they charge.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (246) 426-8982
FAX: (246) 429-6663

Location: St. Matthias, Barbados


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