Sandy Lane

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Sandy Lane
 

Sandy Lane has created a luxury experience designed to anticipate the guests' needs and surpass their expectations. Whether seeking an idyllic escape basking in the warm Caribbean sunshine, invigorating activity or a fun-filled family holiday, they will cater to your every desire. Sandy Lane represents the ultimate in comfort, elegance and five-diamond service. In 2013, Conde Nast conducted a survey and determined that Sandy Lane is one of the best "World's Best Holiday Hotels," and ranked it with a score of 85.01. Meanwhile, Travel + Leisure listed it as one of the "Best Caribbean Hotels."

Vacationers staying at Sandy Lane can look forward to an upscale experience, as this 5-star hotel is considered one of the best properties in the region. Those hoping to stay active will especially enjoy the great selection of outdoor opportunities they'll find here, along with its waterfront location.

Situated in the vicinity of Holetown, Sandy Lane offers a warm welcome to customers who are thinking about lodging in this section of Barbados. If you're curious, the center of Holetown is to the north.

Accommodations

Sandy Lane

The guestrooms are set in an ancient mahogany grove with a beautiful beach view. Each room offers private verandas with either ocean or garden views, marble bathrooms, complimentary high-speed Internet access, an espresso machine, a personalized private bar, and 24-hour room service. Some of the accommodations available are Orchid Rooms, Ocean Rooms, Luxury Ocean Rooms, Luxury Orchid Suites, Dolphin Suites, Luxury Dolphin Suites and Penthouses.

The one of a kind Sandy Lane Suite features a private elevator that leads to spacious, open rooms with direct access to the beach and a heated infinity pool on the edge of the terrace. This elegant room allowed Sandy Lane to find it on the Top 10 Sweet Suites in the Caribbean list of 2014.

There is also the stately five bedroom Villa at Sandy Lane. With its own gardens and a dedicated staff, this villa is over 7,300 square feet of luxury. The green fees are also waved at some of the golf courses and there is a $100 spa voucher per adult if you stay in this villa.

Sandy Lane is a fairly large property containing 113 units. A good selection of amenities and plenty of space to explore make this large hotel a hit with visitors who never want a dull moment to pass.

An overview of the in-room conveniences available at Sandy Lane is provided below.

  • Coffee Maker
  • In-Room Jacuzzi
  • Television
  • Room Service
  • Ceiling Fan
  • In-room Entertainment
  • Safe
  • Bathrobe
  • Air Conditioned
  • Shower
  • Temperature Control
  • Bathroom Telephone
  • Terrace
  • TV Remote Control
  • Telephone
  • Bath Tub
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access Port
  • Work Desk w/Lamp
  • Desk in Room
  • Non-Smoking Rooms

If you want to make sure your room will have all the necessities, you can contact the hotel by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

Activities and Amenities

Activities and Recreation at Sandy Lane

Nutritional consultations are available to guests who want to take advantage of a holistic approach to vacationing. A 2500 square foot fitness center filled with cardio equipment and weight is supervised by well-trained personal trainers.

Sandy Lane provides the ultimate choice of contrasting golfing experiences. Guests can choose between playing on the charming Sandy Lane Old Nine Golf Course, or at Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course, a Tom Fazio designed 18-hole course with spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea. {% link_to 851681 &}, another Tom Fazio-designed 18-hole course, is exclusive to hotel guests only with limited tee times available between 8:30 am and 9:30 am

The tennis club includes nine championship floodlit tennis courts with two different playing surfaces, six courts are of a cushioned hard surface and three are of an artificial grass surface. The tennis club also features a tennis pavilion and professionally recognized tennis management.

Sandy Lane offers its guests a wide variety of shops within the resort. The shops include Gatsby Sandy Lane, The Newsstand, where you can find books, swimsuits, souvenirs and toiletries and The Pro Shop at Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course. There is also Jane 'n' Co beauty salon and the Galleria, situatied at The Country Club, which includes a {% link_to 1660500 5} store.

The Spa at Sandy Lane is 47,000 square feet blending traditional cultural therapies across the world, from the Caribbean and North America to the Far East and Europe. The state-of-the-art facility features the spa, The Spa Café and a full service Jane 'N Co. Salon.

A world in itself, The Spa includes 14 VIP personalized suites, relaxation and meditation rooms, panoramic sauna, experience showers, Rhassoul, a hydrotherapy pool and fitness facilities which include exercise studio, private training room and fitness assessment room.

Each restaurant on site has a bar for guests to grab a liquid libation, or they can stop by one of the numerous bars.

The Monkey Bar offers guests a lively setting to enjoy their favorite cocktail or before or after dinner drink. It opens for pre-dinner canapes and stays open until 2;00 am or until the last guest leaves. The Beach Bar is set overlooking the resort's pristine beach and open for casual fare and refreshing drinks throughout the day. Right next to The Beach Bar is The Gelato Bar, where guests can get chocolate, vanilla or a combination gelato; the gelato is then served in a freshly baked waffle cone and comes with an assortment of toppings.

The Pool Bar is located on the edge of the pool beneath the waterfall, and allows guests to enjoy cocktails at the swim-up bar, poolside, or be served seated underneath the rock. The Country Club Bar is located at the scenic golf course, and has panoramic views of the ninth and eighteenth holes of the Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course.

L'Acajou Bar & Lounge is the romantic and elegant open-air setting that is ideal for drinks before dinner. An awning of mahogany tree tops creates an intimate ambiance to enjoy tempting cocktails, delicious hors d'oeuvre and an extensive selection of fine wines. It is open from 6:30 to 11:30 pm. There is also a bar and lounge at Bajan Blue.

Family-oriented amenities and programs designed especially for children will help to make a Sandy Lane vacation an unforgettable experience for the entire family. The Treehouse Club is Sandy Lane’s dedicated children’s facility provides supervised activities for children between the ages of 3–12 years and is open between the hours of 10:00 am and 8:00 pm. Click here to learn more details.

To view this property's general amenities, check out the following list:

  • FAX
  • Playroom
  • Sailing
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Water Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Live Entertainment
  • Wind Surfing
  • Shuffleboard
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Scuba Diving
  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • Snorkeling
  • PC/Printer Available

However, it's best to check with the front desk if you're looking forward to something in particular. Visit this page to read an in-depth article about the kinds of recreational opportunities available at Sandy Lane.

Food

Dining at Sandy Lane

With four delectable restaurants on-site, you wont have any shortages of cuisine options during your stay at Sandy Lane.

European, Caribbean, and Asian influences dishes are served up at Bajan Blue. Stop in on Sunday morning for brunch, or check out the sushi station, wine bar, and state-of-the-art grill. L'Acajou is an open-air dining establishment that serves up light cuisine pared with old and new world wines.

Light lunches, coffees, and cocktails are serves up at The Country Club, which overlooks the Caribbean Sea and is on he golf course. The Spa Café is situated alongside the swimming pool; a light menu of soups, salads, and sandwiches keep thins simple.

Outside of the on-site dining options, guests looking for more culinary diversity might also think about some of the area's other nearby dining choices. Vacationers who stay at Sandy Lane will find a small handful of restaurants within reach. It can be helpful to learn about the nearby restaurants, though Sandy Lane does have dining of its own, including Bajan Blue. To find out more about dining in this area, click here.

Guest Services

Taking advantage of guest services -- including the ones listed here -- can help you stay relaxed while visiting Barbados.

  • Concierge
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Laundry/Valet

This lodging option also has some helpful business amenities, perfect for people who are traveling to this area for business reasons.

  • FAX
  • Desk in Room
  • Business Center
  • Copy Service
  • Computer
  • Work Desk w/Lamp
  • PC/Printer Available

Nearby

What's Near Sandy Lane

You will notice many attractions situated near Sandy Lane. Some of these attractions include Limegrove Cinema, Holetown Monument, and St. James Church. Since this hotel is right on Sandy Lane Beach, this property is a great place for guests who plan to take advantage of the sun, sand, and surf during their stay. Just a short walk away is another sun-drenched spot, Paynes Bay Beach.

One of the closest areas to the hotel is Holetown. To experience as much of this region as possible, have yourself a side trip to a nearby town to check out just what else Barbados has to offer.

To see more about what else is in the vicinity of the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: the vicinity of Holetown, Barbados 24024

Phone: (246) 444-2000

Secondary Phone: (246) 444-2222

Website: http://www.sandylane.com/

 

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