All inclusive

Waves Hotel & Spa

Barbados 4.5

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Overview

As part of the award winning Elegant Hotels Group family in Barbados, the newly redesigned all-inclusive Waves Hotel and Spa is located on a stretch of white pristine beach on the Platinum West Coast of the island. The oceanfront hotel offers a unique holiday where the all-inclusive experience goes beyond premium accommodation and versatile dining. The focus on mind & wellness, freshly prepared dishes, cultural, artistic and local activities provides an opportunity for guests to unwind and reconnect.

This eco-chic wellness hotel, nestled on a beachside cliff, caters to those seeking a mind and body holiday: whether guests are looking for a serene adult-only escape in the dedicated adult spa side of the property or a high-energy communal oceanfront lounge setting, the 70 room eco-chic hotel offers an authentic Barbados experience to all ages. The hotel is located just 30 minutes from Grantley Adams International Airport and 15 minutes from Bridgetown, the capital of Barbados.

Added value

Complimentary spa treatment

Each Adult receives two complimentary Spa Treatments for stays of 5 nights or longer. See terms and conditions below.

Enjoy access to Crystal Cove and Turtle Beach. Shuttle between properties is not included. Please see hotel concierge for more details

 

Other Fees: 9.65 usd per room/per night (includes taxes) Paid directly to the hotel.

Check in

4 p.m.

Check out

11 a.m.

Rooms

70

Rooms

Standard Guest Room
455 square feet
  • 1 king bed, and 1 sofa bed, or 2 single beds, and 1 sofa bed
  • Resort view
Standard Guest Room
455 square feet
Featured amenities
Included in all rooms
  • A/C
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathrobes
  • Bottled water
  • Coffee maker
  • Complimentary coffee/tea
  • Concierge service
  • Hair dryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Iron/Ironing board
  • Laptop safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Phone
  • Room service
  • Safe
  • TV

Oceanfront Room
  • 1 king bed, and 1 sofa bed, or 2 single beds, and 1 sofa bed
  • Ocean view
Oceanfront Room
Featured amenities
Included in all rooms
  • A/C
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathrobes
  • Bottled water
  • Coffee maker
  • Complimentary coffee/tea
  • Concierge service
  • Hair dryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Iron/Ironing board
  • Laptop safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Phone
  • Room service
  • Safe
  • TV

Amenities

  • Public areas wheelchair accessible

Accessibility features are based on request and availability, and are not guaranteed. Please contact WestJet Vacations at 1-877-737-7001 for further information.

  • Video Games
  • Movies
  • Table Tennis
The age range below will determine the quantity of children during booking.
  • Children ages: 0 to 12
Type Amenities
Lobby Bar Bar Dance floor, Live DJs, Live music, Open air
Check-in time: 4 p.m.

Check-out time: 11 a.m.

Wi-Fi

  • Lobby
  • Room

Internet

  • In room wired
Type of restaurant Type of cuisine Open for Additional Information
Seascape – Mediterranean Inspired Cuisine À la carte Mediterranean Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Kyma Coffee Bar & Deli Café Coffee and Pastries Breakfast, Lunch
Shiso - Asian Fusion Dining À la carte Asian Dinner, Lunch
  • Rooms: 70
  • Renovated in: 2016
  • Eco-friendly hotel
  • Fitness centre: on site
  • Fitness classes: on site
  • Salon: on site ($)
  • Sauna steam room: on site
  • Spa: on site ($)
  • Spa treatments: on site
  • Water aerobics
  • Water circuit
Prospect Bay
St. James, Barbados
US/Canada - 888-996-9948
24 km from BGI
  • Beach front
  • All-inclusive: Included
    • All meals plus snacks
    • Dinner can be à la carte (reservations not required, dress code in effect)
    • Dinner can be à la carte (reservations required, dress code in effect)
    • Unlimited international and domestic drinks

Pools

  • Adults only pools: 1
  • Jetted pools: 1
  • Kids pools: 1
  • Outdoor pools: 2
  • Cabanas: Included
  • Day club: Included

Water sports

  • Motorized watersports: on site
  • Non-motorized watersports: on site
  • Snorkeling: on site
  • Watersports centre: on site

Other sports

  • Aerobics: on site
  • Tour excursions: on site

Other activities

  • Arts and crafts: on site
  • Beach activities: on site
  • Daily activities: on site
  • Games room: on site
  • Nightly entertainment: on site
  • Water Taxi services within select sister properties
  • Dine Around Program between select sister properties
  • Scheduled Culiary Events
  • 24 hour front desk
  • Baggage check
  • Concierge
  • Currency exchange
  • Dry cleaning
  • Giftshop available ($)
  • Laundry services
  • Medical services available
  • Parking
  • Tour desk
  • Wedding facilities

Location

Address
Prospect Bay, St. James, Barbados
24 km from BGI airport

Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

4.5 Excellent

  • Cleanliness 5.0
  • Location 4.5
  • Rooms 5.0
  • Service 5.0
  • Value 4.5
TripAdvisor users rated this property 5 out of 5

Luxury home away from home

jordanvsmith (Dublin, Ireland) on May 03, 2021

We had the most fabulous stay at Waves just after the new year. Absolutely everything about the hotel is 5 star. The facilities are pristine, and the covid measures in place made our stay very comfortable and safe. The room we stayed in (ocean front junior suite) was beautiful and modern with the most amazing sea views. The housekeeping was brilliant and the room was always left spotless. The complimentary daily afternoon tea selection in the room was a lovely touch. The staff are an absolute credit to the resort, and it is the level of service and personal touch that they provide that really made our stay extremely special. Everyone knows you by name/ remembers your usual drinks orders before you even need to ask and no request is too much for them to fulfill. Thank you to the hotel manager Kim for being so kind and accommodating throughout our trip- we ended up extending our stay as we could not bring ourselves to leave this paradise hotel. Oliver the chef went above and beyond what you would ever expect from the back of house- he went out of his way to order in smoked salmon for my breakfast as due to Covid I think supply of certain products weren’t as usual. When he managed to get this for me, he came out of the kitchen to personally present me with my smoked salmon and eggs for breakfast. Needless to say I was very appreciative! Honey, Ryan and Pamela looked after us so well and always went above & beyond to make our stay so relaxing and stress free. Every staff member was so lovely and delightful to speak to every day, without the team at Waves- the hotel just wouldn’t be the same. The food was all amazing, with a great selection even though slightly limited due to Covid. There was never a shortage of options at any time of day and any special requests were always fulfilled. My dietary requirements are gluten and dairy free, and there was always so many options for me to choose from including the staff delivering gluten free chocolate cake to my room to try! There was no shortage of activities and entertainment- even during a worldwide pandemic and barbados on strict curfews at the time. Waves did everything they could to make every guests stay as normal as possible- it honestly made you forget we were visiting during a pandemic. We made full use of the spa facilities with complimentary massages for each of us throughout our stay. The gym was extremely clean and you had to prebook your session so you’re not sharing the area with other guests. Water sports are complimentary also, so we did water skiing, sailing and stand up paddle boarding which was an amazing addition to have on your doorstep. We also visited some of the other elegant resorts by the free taxi boat and played tennis at Colony Club and Crystal Cove. We had lunch and drinks on the dine around program which was nice to have a change of scene. There was live entertainment on certain evenings which was brilliant, different bands and singers each night. All in all, we had the most incredible holiday at Waves, so good that we had to extend our stay twice as on both occasions we couldn’t bring ourselves to leave! Thank you to everyone who made our trip so special, we cannot wait to return again. :-)

TripAdvisor users rated this property 5 out of 5

Amazing Honeymoon experience

ReemaThanki25 on Mar 11, 2021

We visited in September 2020 for our Honeymoon, we could not have asked for better quality and COVID safety than this amazing hotel. The facilities were spotless and the staff were amazing and accommodating. With their sister hotel restaurants closed, they made the most of the wonderful chefs they had and changed the menu daily, all food was delicious and no request was out of bounds for them. The overall staff from the front desk, restaurant and bar service was personal and so welcoming, the staff made our trip so warm and fun. Thank you for making our Honeymoon and first trip to Barbados so special, we will definitely be returning.

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