Apart from the sun, two seas and an indescribable richness of colour, the island of Barbados abounds with exotic locations, exciting history, extensive variety of sports, culture and activities. From Barbados beaches to reggae bars, guests will never run out of ways to explore the island. Surf Barbados with the ocean just feet from your room, or take a short walk to the fantastic shopping and dining of St. Lawrence Gap. The Grand Barbados Beach Resort is conveniently located in the middle of all the fun!


Along Broad Street in the capital city of Bridgetown (only 15 minutes from Grand Barbados), you’ll find fantastic shopping. From department stores and boutiques to malls and duty-free shops, it’s a shopper’s paradise. Be sure to visit the Bayshore Complex and Pelican Village.

Sports & Recreation

Explore the Caribbean with snorkelling or scuba diving — we even offer lessons right at the resort! Our Dive Shop features special packages for all levels, from beginner to expert. Or spend the day lounging on the white sands of the island’s beautiful beaches.


  • Biking
  • Cricket
  • Golf
  • Helicopter tours
  • Hiking/nature walks
  • Horse racing
  • Horseback riding
  • Marathon
  • Paragliding
  • Polo
  • Tennis

Water Sports

  • Boat charters
  • Diving
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Kite surfing
  • Parasailing
  • Scuba diving
  • Sailing
  • Surf Barbados beaches
  • Swim with the turtles
  • Waverunners
  • Windsurfing

Major Events

Barbados Jazz Festival – This annual attraction features jazz from local and international musicians.

Crop Over Celebration – This island-wide celebration marks the end of the sugar cane harvest and features parades, Bajan cuisine, dancing, music and fireworks.

Find more Barbados events.


The balmy, starlit nights in Barbados are a time of festivities and fun. Local clubs provide island-inspired refreshments, music and entertainment for every taste.

Dinner Shows – Bajan Roots & Rhythms, Harbour Lights Beach Extravaganza, The New Tropical Spectacular

Nightclubs (St. Lawrence Gap) – The Whistling Frog, Harbour Lights, The Boatyard, Reggae Lounge, The Ship Inn, After Dark

Experience the best of Barbados — beaches, entertainment and Caribbean beauty.

P.O.Box 639 · Aquatic Gap, St.Michael · Bridgetown, Barbados · West Indies

Phone: (246) 426-4000 · Fax: (246) 429-2400

Email: reservations@grandbarbados.com