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Number One Porters Court Luxury Villa

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,600 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Swimming Pool, Near Beach, Secure, Tropical Garden, Home From Home Comfort

Our charming holiday villa in St James Parish Barbados is just three minutes walk from the crystal clear Caribbean sea, with stunning views & coral beaches, opposite the Royal Fairmont Pavilion Hotel on the west coast in the parish of St James.

Porters Court is an exclusive gated development of eight luxury chattel style villas nestled around a swimming pool in tropical gardens. No 1 is one of the largest open-plan villas with a private garden.The exotic planting is representative of the Caribbean and Barbados. Our gardener visits Mon -Fri to look after the gardens and empty the bins. The pool is serviced twice a week to keep everything in order. The price you pay is fully inclusive of electricty water etc. No hidden bills.

Number One Porters Court is a Barbados holiday rental with a touch of luxury. Its high ceilings of traditional 'pickled pine' offer two en-suite king size bedrooms that can be made up into either twin or king-size beds with cool crisp white Egyptian cotton sheets. Air conditioning and ceiling fans will keep you feeling comfortable. The wraparound veranda is perfect for outdoor dining. Watch the Hummingbirds feed on the tropical plants whilst enjoying a leisurely breakfast. The well-equipped kitchen has a washing machine, dryer, coffee percolator, microwave, juicer and everything you will need if you choose to dine in. No1 has a private free car park. Please be advised No 1 Porters is a none smoking villa. We would prefer none smoking in or around the villa.

The villa has a desk area with a selection of books, wifi and modem (fast free Wifi) The open plan lounge & dining area is spacious and opens up onto the verandah with roman blinds to add intimacy for alfresco breakfasts or romantic evening meals. We have a BBQ on the veranda if you wish to buy some local fresh fish and try some Bajan cooking.

Our Bajan holiday rental villa is tucked away in a quiet corner surrounded by tropical well-maintained gardens, our private garden has two loungers and an umbrella for sunbathing. The swimming pool is conveniently near in the centre of the development, with plenty of loungers and umbrellas.

Our housekeeper visits twice a week to refresh the villa. Guests staying at No 1 have the advantage of the services of Jeanine our property manager who will greet you on arrival and provide you with gates codes etc, she will show you around the complex and assist you in any way she can during your stay. Jeanine can book tours and advise you re car hire etc. A 24-hour helpline number will be available to you.

For water sports enthusiasts, Hobie cats, water skiing, boat trips & diving are all available on the beach. Snorkel just off the beach, feed Turtles by hand and be amazed by the stunning tropical fish.

Summary

Spacious villa with a private garden, loungers, Umbrella

Wifi

High ceilings of traditional 'pickled pine'

Two King size en-suite bedrooms, bath & shower (Can convert to twins if required) Bedroom two will take a third bed. All towels including beach provided.

Air-conditioning & Fans throughout

Open plan lounge & dining room and well-equipped kitchen. Two French doors open onto the veranda. Cloakroom off the lounge. 1950 sqft

Desk, Libary stocked with a selection of genres to suit all.

Tucked away in a quiet corner, with a private garden.

Dining in or out on the large veranda with hammock. Blinds for private dining.

Well equipped kitchen

Fully air-conditioned

Ceiling fans

Jeanine our villa manager will greet you on arrival and assist you during your stay.

Housekeeper twice a week.

Flat screen cable TV 56 channels USB ports, Bluetooth speaker Radio & iPod dock

Safe

Hair dryers x 2

Radio alarm clocks, Torches

Comprehensive information pack in the villa. Car hire companies will deliver to Villa

Extra Services: Services include arranging a taxi from/to the airport, welcome food pack on arrival, greeted at the villa by maid & property Manager who will assist you during your stay. We take great care to cater to all your needs.Holetown is close by with Shops Restaurants, Banks, Medical centre. Limegrove Centre & cinema. Barbados is special because there is so much to see in such a small area. The landscape changes often from parish to parish and there are more attractions per square kilometre than in any other Caribbean island. This is the perfect location for accommodation in Barbados. Local Transport is quick and reliable running from 5 am until very late. $2 Bds for any journey. Long-term rentals accepted. No 1 is a none smoking villa.

You won't be disappointed, most of our guests rebook year after year. We will assist you from the booking stage to arriving at the villa and during your stay if needed.

Warmest Barbados wishes

Caroline & Ian Fleming

More Details

Property Manager
Caroline Fleming
Member since: 2007
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
15 June, 2018

About Caroline Fleming

We love Barbados, we have enjoyed many holidays over the years with our children. We have always felt safe & relaxed. Our dream to own a place in paradise has come true and we hope to enjoy many years along with our guests staying at No 1 Porters Court. We want everything to be just perfect for you, so you can relax and make the most of your holiday. We enjoy reading the positive feedback we receive, in fact many guest re-book year after year.

Caroline Fleming purchased this villa in 2014

Why Caroline Fleming chose Porters

Welcome to Number One Porters Court

One of the largest villas with a through open plan lounge.

Quietly tucked away and not overlooked.

Where you can enjoy a Barbados holiday villa rental in luxury.

Our charming holiday villa in barbados is just three minutes walk from the white Caribbean coral beaches opposite the Royal Pavilion Hotel on the West Coast in the parish of St James.

It is part of an exclusive development of eight Chattel style villas nestled around a swimming pool in secure tropical gardens. The exotic planting is representative of the Caribbean and Barbados.

Number One Porters Court is a Barbados holiday rental with a touch of luxury, its high ceilings of traditional 'pickled pine' offers two King Size en-suite bedrooms that can be made up into twins if required. Cool crisp white Egyptian cotton sheets.

The villa has a desk area with a selection of books, living room with Wifi Cable Tv 56 channels Ipod dock charger, Radio, dining area, and kitchen, or dining on the verandah with roman blinds to add intimacy for alfresco meals.

Our Bajan holiday rental villa is tucked away in a quiet corner surrounded by a tropical garden with the swimming pool conveniently near in the centre of the development. Although it's a holiday rental, it's a home away from home, comfortable and relaxing.

What makes this villa unique

Porters Court behind the Royal Pavilion Hotel is a stroll from the white coral sands, where our guests will be greeted by the turquoise Caribbean sea. Porters Court is a secure gated complex with eight villas surrounding a shared pool. Ideal for groups wanting to rent neighbouring villas.

The nearby watersports shops along the beach offer everything from snorkeling to deep sea diving, sailing and fishing trips, swimming with the turtles and more. The hotels and restaurants are numerous and nearby, one of the 'in-spots' to eat is at the Lone Star Restaurant. Or, even closer still for an excellent choice of breakfast, lunch or dinner overlooking the sea is the Royal Pavilion itself.

If you walk south along the beaches (all of them are public) you will come to Holetown. Alternatively the nearby bus stop or taxi rank at the Royal Pavilion will take you by road.

Holetown, just half a mile away, is where the first English settlers arrived in 1627. It's a buzzing town with a supermarket, bank, doctors surgeries, post office, police station, internet cafe's, copious restaurants, big screen TV bars for sports enthusiasts, duty free shopping, gym and tennis courts. Full details at the villa.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We have had the most wonderful holiday at No 1 Porters Court. Caroline and Ian have thought of everything you could possibly want to make



this a memorable trip. The location is perfect because it is quietly tucked away in the corner, and yet within very easy reach of Alleynes Bay and



Santi Bar and Grill, which was our second home. The villa is extremely comfortable, great beds, plenty of room, beautifully furnished



with style and elegance. Karen look after us extremely well keeping the villa looking immaculate, and Jeanine was there for any queries or



booking a car, which was very easy. This villa ticked all our boxes, and is perfectly situated on the West Coast with an amazing number of good



restaurants, and Holetown a busride away. We would not hesitate in recommending No 1 to all our friends, because we know it will be just



as good next year when we come back.



Well done Caroline and Ian, a home to be proud of , and lovely people to deal with.







Sue M
Feb 2018
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa rental in Porters, Barbados

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 7
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Safe
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower
  • Huge bath towels and hand towels supplied including toilet rolls and hand soap. Beach towels included.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 single bed , or extra large double
    Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed , Or twin if required
  • Bedrooms have en-suite facilities and can be adapted from twin into King size beds All linen and towels supplied, hair dryers and radio alarm clocks.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books ...
  • books - fiction/non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • video player
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Gated Community
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Veranda / Loggia ...
  • Small Cooler
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeping
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Children over the age of 7 are welcome. Maid service 3 times a week. Freezer ice packs for use with picnic boxes. Bajan cook books. Extras such as welcome food packs can be arranged along with a supply of Rum punch!!, transfers to and from the airport. Tours car hire.

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average rating of 4.9375 based on 19 reviews
5

Lovely villa in good location. Very well equipped and comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

Easy access to beach and holetown. Would definitely recommend and hope to return in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 04/02/2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Gail for the review. We are delighted you enjoyed your time at No 1 and we hope you will return. Best Wishes Caroline & Ian
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5

Amazing Property in a superb area on the west coast.

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful property really is a hidden Gem. Across from an amazing beach and in a prime position. The house, grounds, and staff were 10/10

  • Review Submitted: 23/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the positive review. The location of the villa is fabulous and the beach is one of the best on the island. We agree No 1 is a hidden Gem
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5

Beautiful villa in a wonderful country!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at Number 1 Porters Court. We stayed for 12 days over May half term. We found the villa spacious and well equipped, perfect for a family of 4. Most mornings started with a swim in the communal pool, with the surrounding gardens a haven for hummingbirds, one morning I counted 5!!

The location of the villa was perfect, 5 mins walk to Alleynes beach which in my opinion is the best on the west coast. We used the local buses a lot so didn't feel the need to hire a car.

We ate out at Lone Star and Santi which were both within walking distance from the villa, on other occasions we jumped on a bus to Holetown. We also ate in a few evenings as the kitchen was so well equipped. Every possible utensil was provided.

Jeanine was very helpful and helped with transfers to and from the airport. Karen the housekeeper visited twice a week and was very friendly and efficient.

All in all a fabulous holiday in Barbados, this was our third visit to this wonderful country and will be back again next year. We'd definitely love to stay at Number 1 Porters Court again!!

  • Review Submitted: 08/06/2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Alison, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay at No 1. I can't think of a better way to start your day swimming in the pool whilst watching the Hummingbirds feed on the tropical flowers. We hope you visit again. Regards Caroline
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5

A perfect Christmas.

  • 5 of 5

We have recently returned from a wonderful 9 day stay at One Porters Court. The villa is beautiful and extremely well equipped. The location is perfect, a short walk to the beach and local restaurants/beach bars. Lone Star was a Christmas eve treat and lived up to all of our expectations. We arrived to an spotlessly clean villa, and Jeanine the property manager was very helpful. Thank you Caroline for your prompt responses during the booking process. We fell in love with Barbados, and would love to return to One Porters.

Louise Beckwith

  • Review Submitted: 03/01/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Louise for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again at No 1 Porters Court.
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5

A little piece of paradise on earth

  • 5 of 5

We cannot praise 1, Porters Court highly enough. From the moment we arrived we were impressed with the beautiful, tranquil location and the light, airy and spacious villa. The decor was very restful with tasteful, high quality furnishings and was a real home from home. The villa was very clean, no doubt thanks to Karen the lovely housekeeper who visited twice a week. Every little thing had been catered for including the provision of toilet roll and beach towels and it was great to have a welcome pack of groceries on our arrival. Air conditioning and fans ensured the interior of the villa remained lovely and cool even when it was very hot and humid outside so sleeping was never a problem and the beds were extremely comfortable. The veranda was a favourite place to sit to have our breakfast and pre- dinner drinks in the evenings. Surrounded by beautiful, tropical gardens and lots of wildlife including lizards and humming birds there was always something interesting to watch. We even saw a family of monkeys one day feeding under the trees! The communal pool is beautifully kept with sun beds and umbrellas and surrounded by lovely gardens. Although the property is next to a busy road we didn't notice any traffic noise and the beautiful beach is 5 minutes walk away. There are a number of good restaurants and rum shacks nearby and Holetown is a 20 minute walk if you need a supermarket, ATM or bigger choice of restaurants. If it's too hot to walk the local buses run straight past Porters Court. We would definitely recommend this property to others and would love to stay there again if we return to Barbados in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 12/12/2016
  • Date of Stay: November 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Deborah Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We are delighted you all enjoyed your stay and really hope you will visit again. Jeanine our property manager and Karen our maid take great pride in looking after our guests. They both mentioned what delightful guests you were and they enjoyed meeting you. Thanks again and warmest Barbados wishes Caroline & Ian
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5

An exceptional villa and so beautifully furnished.

  • 5 of 5

This villa is exceptional and the surroundings with the lush exotic garden so lovely. It is in a quiet secluded location, close to the private pool and very handy to the beach, just a short walk away. Within minutes to a number of vey good restaurants. The villa is well equipped and the beds deserve a special mention as they were very comfortable. The property manager Jeanine was very helpful and friendly as was housekeeper Karen. Both very warm and welcoming and willing to help in any way. A terrific and memorable holiday!

  • Review Submitted: 21/09/2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are delighted you chose No1 and enjoyed a memorable holiday. We agree the location of our villa is key and the proximity to the beach is just perfect. We hope you visit again. Best wishes Caroline & Ian
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Grantley James
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
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The Platinum West Coast - our Bajan Villa is only 100m from the beach

One of the largest villas on the Porters site, through kitchen lounge. Tucked away in quiet corner surrounded by garden - pool conveniently close to the center of complex

Parish of St James

1 mile from Holetown on easy bus route

Neighbour to Fairmont Royal Pavilion Hotel & Lone Star Restaurant,

Watersports facilities nearby

On the beach restaurants and bistros

Golf courses, Royal Westmoreland and Tennis at Sugar Hill within 1 mile

All you could need to have an exciting time or simply chill out in the hammock on the veranda or near the pool. No 1 benefits by having a lovely private garden with loungers and an umbrella.

Airport 40 min drive. A Property Manager to meet you on arrival and House We can pre-book taxis for you and food packs. A comprehensive villa manual.

Other Activities: swimming with turtles, good restaurants, sea sports

Golf: Our villa is one mile from the Royal Westmorland Golf Course, ten minutes from the Sandy Lane Golf Courses or 20 mins from the Bridgetown golf course. Our villa complex can cater for several families with just 8 villas surrounding a pool it is ideal for groups of friends to book at the same time, each in their individual villa. Contact me to arrange group bookings if required.

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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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