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 good choice for guests hoping to go out at night, since there is a fairly wide variety of late-night venues to choose from. Blue Rare Bar is one such entertainment possibility, but the entire area has a reputation for their live shows, bars, and lounges.

Located near the heart of Holetown, The Sandpiper is a great choice for guests who are thinking about basing their vacation in this town or somewhere close by.


The Sandpiper

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

Sandpiper has a total of 47 units, so it's no mystery that we classify it as a moderately small property. Guests who want to escape noisy crowds will relish the intimate atmosphere at these accommodations. This hotel has been given a four and a half star rating, for its features on-site, amenities, and more.

Below, you'll find this location's in-room amenities.

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

If you want to confirm exactly what comes with your room, contact the front desk to verify availability.

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 for more complete information.

Also offered at the hotel:

  • Highspeed Internet

It's a good idea to double check in advance if you want to know exactly what to expect upon arrival. To see a comprehensive article about the kinds of recreation and activities offered at The Sandpiper, click here.


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 what's available on-location, vacationers hoping for extra culinary variety can also consider the region's other nearby mealtime selections. Vacationers who stay at The Sandpiper will encounter a limited but good selection of restaurants within reach. It's helpful to decide which nearby choices your family will enjoy, even though Sandpiper offers dining of its own, including Sandpiper Restaurant. Click here for more information on this area's dining choices.


What's Near The Sandpiper

You'll encounter lots of attractions close to Sandpiper. Plan a vacation outing to some of the closest attractions like Limegrove Cinema and Holetown Monument. Considering this hotel is located directly on Folkestone Beach, this property is the perfect spot for travelers who prefer to stay on the coast. Colony Club Beach, another nice place to relax, is located within walking distance of the hotel.

The hotel is situated near Holetown, a pleasant area for sightseers to visit.

If you're still curious about what else is near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Holetown, Barbados

Phone: (246) 422-2251



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