The Sandpiper

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The Sandpiper

The Sandpiper is the epitome of real Barbadian hospitality. Neatly tucked into the surrounding landscape, this boutique hotel, with its lush tropical life, prides itself on pampering its guests.

Sandpiper is a nice option for travelers looking to go out at night, since there is a pretty good selection of entertainment venues in the area. Blue Rare Bar is one such after-hours destination, but the area as a whole is a place people flock to for bars, dance clubs, and more.

Located near the middle of Holetown, The Sandpiper offers a warm welcome to tourists who are thinking about lodging in or near this town.


The Sandpiper

All rooms and suites have lovely vistas, overlooking either the gardens, pool or Caribbean Sea.

Sandpiper has 47 units, so it's no mystery that we classify it as a moderately small property. Visitors who know that fancy, commercial resorts aren't their style will relish the simple ambiance at this property. This hotel has been awarded a four and a half star rating, based on numerous measures, including overall quality, style, and more.

Below, you'll find the in-room amenities provided by The Sandpiper.

  • Room Service
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Air Conditioned
  • AM/FM Alarm Clock
  • Hairdryer
  • Refrigerator
  • Balcony

Contact the hotel to confirm the availability of particular amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

Activities and Recreation at The Sandpiper

The spa for The Sandpiper is located at its sister hotel the Coral Reef Club, two miles away. The service and professionalism of the staff is incomparable, and guests will leave feeling relaxed and refreshed.

There is a tastefully designed bar and lounge with a Ralph Lauren inspired theme in cool blues and whites. Guests may enjoy refreshing drinks here in a poolside setting.

There is also an informal beach bar called “Harold’s Bar” located right by the calm Caribbean Sea. Named after a special member of staff, who was recipient of the Caribbean Hotel Employee of the Year award for 2002, this bamboo fronted bar is a popular meeting place for guests.

Children are generally welcomed at The Sandpiper, however there are certain restrictions during certain times of the year, so guests wishing to take the family will need to check well in advance. When the resort is open to children, it offers a series of daytime family programs and lessons, and a separate dining room where the kids can eat. Click here to learn more details.

Also offered at the hotel:

  • Highspeed Internet

It's a good idea to double check in advance if you want to be certain this property has exactly what you expect. Visit this page to navigate to an in-depth description about the types of activities that The Sandpiper offers.


Dining at The Sandpiper

Open on three sides to torch lit tropical gardens and surrounded by tranquil koi ponds, the restaurant at Sandpiper is regarded by discerning diners as one of the very best in Barbados.

Executive Chef, Christophe Poupardin, and his team offer eclectic food with a Caribbean flair from dinner menus which change five times each week.

On Wednesday nights the kitchen presents a West Indian/International buffet with favorites such as Roast Beef with Yorkshire Pudding, Bajan Flying Fish, Caribbean Shrimp and Lobster Salad or Lamb Curry plus a decadent display of desserts surrounding a chocolate fountain.

On Sunday nights there is a barbecue dinner with a wide selection of meats, fish and seafood available from the grill accompanied by live steel pan music.

Besides on-location dining, travelers looking for more culinary diversity may also want to consider the area's other nearby mealtime selections. Guests looking for a bite to eat will encounter a few solid places to eat within reach. It might save you time to learn which choices are available nearby, even though Sandpiper does have on-site dining, including Sandpiper Restaurant. Click here for a more detailed discussion about food in this area.


What's Near The Sandpiper

You will find lots of interesting sites and attractions located within a short distance of Sandpiper. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Limegrove Cinema, Holetown Monument, and St. James Church. Since this hotel is located right on Folkestone Beach, it is the perfect spot for guests who plan to take advantage of the sun, sand, and surf during their stay. Colony Club Beach, another nice place to relax, is located within walking distance of the hotel.

The hotel is in the vicinity of Holetown, a beautiful area for tourists to stop over.

If you'd like to learn more about what else is near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Holetown, Barbados

Phone: (246) 422-2251



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