St. James Church

One of the four oldest churches in Barbados, St. James Church is a favorite spot amongst tourists due to its location near the island's first settlement.


The main attractions of this church are the stained glass windows, and a church bell with the inscription "God bless King Wiliam, 1969," which pre-dates the Liberty Bell by 54 years.

Staying Close

St. James Church is located in Holetown, meaning guests staying in this part of Barbados will be pleased to have convenient access to the historical site during their visit. There are a good bunch of lodgings in the community around this landmark.

Hotels near St. James Church
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Settlers Beach Villa Hotel Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.5 km) S
The Sandpiper Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.4 km) SSE
Coral Reef Club Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.8 km) NW
Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts Resort 0.2 mi. (0.3 km) SSE
Colony Club Hotel Hotel 0.3 mi. (1.0 km) NNW
Mango Bay Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.2 km) S
Sunswept Beach Hotel Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.1 km) S

Location and What's Nearby

And, one of the most enjoyable possibilities while spending an afternoon exploring the area is chowing down on food at a restaurant within traveling distance of St. James Church. Spago Settler's Beach, which serves Italian fare, is also the most convenient dining option from this site. Spago Settler's Beach is maybe around about a hundred yards from this site's location, so grab a table and enjoy a meal. Also near St. James Church you'll come across eateries like Sandpiper Restaurant and Coral Reef Club Restaurant where you and your group will want to try a bit of International food and enjoy the local foods and culture of Barbados.


Contact Information

Location: Holetown, Barbados



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