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Beautiful Condo with WiFi & Balcony Overlooking Pool & Garden – Steps to Beach

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
condo
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
7 nights

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths (Sleeps 4)

Welcome to Grand Hibiscus Barbados!

Enjoy relaxing with your loved ones on the huge balcony overlooking the beautiful gardens and pool with views of the sea.

Our condo is just steps away from the beach, dining and all amenities.

Located on the south coast in Hastings, Christ Church, you are in the best location for experiencing Barbados. The Barbados Boardwalk is right across the street which ends at the popular Rockley (Accra) beach.

Our condo is 1450 square feet with two air conditioned bedrooms and two bathrooms. French doors from each bedroom and living room open onto the huge balcony.

There is a fully equipped kitchen, which includes a blender to whip up some cool drinks. The unit also includes an in suite washer and dryer, cable T.V., internet and local phone.

The beautiful gardens and pool are a great place to relax and unwind. The condo is gated and has plenty of parking out front and you can enjoy your own parking spot inside the gate.

Right next door is Lanterns at Hastings which has everything you need; restaurants, convenience store, shops, food court and a RBC bank.

Within walking distance you will find a variety of dining from Subway, KFC to sports bars, to five star restaurants. All major banks, plenty of shopping and full grocery stores are a short walk away.

The popular Rockley golf course is a short distance away and there are other beautiful courses on the island to try.

If you enjoy diving, there are many operators to choose from. Carlisle bay is close by and offers a beautiful beach as well as many great dive sites and snorkeling.

The local bus system is very reliable and can take you just about anywhere on the island. If you wish to rent a car, there are many from which to choose.

We hope you agree that this beautiful condo in this perfect location will give you lasting memories and a desire to visit again and again.

Welcome to Barbados and enjoy!

More Details

Owner
Rod and Wanda Biggs
Member since: 2011
Speaks english
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 January, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Rod & Wanda, Just wanted to drop you a line to say that we had a wonderful stay in your condo at Margate Gardens . My parents and I found the accommodations and property to be exactly as advertised and everyone from the maintenance workers and gardeners (who worked tirelessly) to Natalie were very helpful and friendly. Please let your gardeners know that all our visitors enjoyed the beautifully landscaped grounds. Back in the 70s when it was a hotel my wife and I stayed at Margate, so I was familiar with the convenient location of this property. Your condo is fully equipped, very well decorated, and we were impressed to see that you took such care to ensure that just about everything was provided for in the unit. We were especially impressed with the internet connectivity which allowed us to use our magic jack to keep in touch with home. Thanks again and I hope we will have the opportunity to avail ourselves of your hospitality again in the near future.
Aug 2014
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(77 traveller reviews)

Beautiful Condo with WiFi & Balcony Overlooking Pool & Garden – Steps to Beach
average rating of 4.909091 based on 78 reviews
5

Absolutely amazing place.

  • 5 of 5

Close to absolutely everything. Beach, food, drinks, transportation routes and Boardwalk. A true gem.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Glenn and Trisha, Thank you for making your holiday plans with us again this year! We look forward to having you back again soon. Warm memories, Rod and Wanda
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5

Very nice property clean and close to everything we needed

  • 5 of 5

Staff was very helpful in getting the lay of the land. People are very friendly. Beds were comfortable and AC worked which was great because it stays hot at night. Would definitely go back

  • Review Submitted: Dec 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Allen, Thank you for staying with us! We look forward to welcoming you back for your next holiday. Kind regards, Rod and Wanda
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5

Fantastic unit and fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

We were in Barbados from November 12 to 19 and from booking to check in, everything went smoothly. It is a big spacious unit with all the items you need on vacation. The pool in the complex was a bonus. the location of the apartment was also ideally situated. It's between the airport and Bridgetown. There is a mall next door where you can get food and drinks, and anything you've forgotten to bring. Tapas is a nice restaurant right across the street that serves good food and a good view.

We highly recommend this place.

Thank you for a great stay.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Ginny, Thank you so much for staying with us! We look forward to having you back for your next vacation! Warm memories, Rod and Wanda
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5

Very good property

  • 5 of 5

The condo is clean, quiet and secure. Thank you very much.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Annie for staying with us. We look forward to welcoming you back for your next vacation! Warm memories, Rod and Wanda
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5

Pure Paradise!

  • 5 of 5

This was a much needed vacation and this beautiful condo delivered!

We stayed in the condo from October 21-29 and it was perfect.

As soon as we exited the airport there was someone there to greet us from a car service that the owner had recommended and provided us with their number. When we arrived at the condo complex there was someone to show us to the condo, explain details and make sure we were comfortable. At any point during our stay I had the condo manager's cell phone number and I could reach her personally if I needed anything at all. The customer service was like no other. It almost felt like we were in a hotel. The owner even had a cleaning service come in mid-week to clean the condo for us, a much appreciated treat.

The condo complex was well secured and had immaculate gardens and grounds. The neighbours were friendly and kind and the condo complex was quiet and relaxing. We have three young boys that loved the pool and we were there swimming most days with a few days never leaving the condo complex because the amenities were so nice. When the boys went to sleep my husband and I enjoyed drinking wine on the balcony and relaxing to the song of the whistling frogs.

The condo is situated right in the middle of everything. We walked most places and visited a new beach everyday! Directly beside the condo is a plaza that contains a drugstore/mini mart, a wine and liquor store, clothing, restaurants and more. We found it very convenient.

We enjoyed the local cuisine at Oistin's Fish Market and Shakers, a local restaurant near by. There are many great restaurants in walking distance for anyone's taste buds, from fast food to fine dinning.

I would definitely recommend this condo to a friend or family member and I plan on bringing my family back here again soon. This was the perfect getaway and much more comfortable and enjoyable then a hotel.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Colin, Kendra and boys, We are so happy that you had such a wonderful vacation! We are very fortunate to have such great people at Margate that look after our guests so well. We look forward to your next visit! Warm memories, Rod and Wanda
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Great Holiday

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this Condo for 2 weeks from Sept. 24 to Oct. 8, 2016 sharing with our 2 friends. We each had our own washroom which was convenient. Plenty of room. It was clean and well maintained and was a great location. Close to many restaurants and bars, groceries and the beach. The condo had everything we needed and was as shown in the pictures. We didn't have a car and used the buses which were wonderful. It cost only 2 Barbados dollars and at times very entertaining.

People were very friendly and helpful at Margate Gardens and everywhere we went. We enjoyed the pool and the beach. It was great to have the beach chairs, boogie boards and a cooler. Even though the beach was across the street it was literally only 2 minutes walk. The beach was clean and sandy, no need for water shoes. The boardwalk was unique and convenient for walking to the beach and several restaurants. If not at the pool or beach we stayed on the large, comfortable balcony with a great view of the pool and partial view of the ocean.

The only negative is how expensive most grocery items are. The quality of some of the produce was mediocre at best. We ate breakfast only at the condo. You may wish to bring some coffee and some snacks as both are very expensive. You can get good fruit at the Farmer's Market nearby at the Art Splash on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Given this we enjoyed the abundance of restaurants nearby. You can eat at just the restaurants at the Lantern Mall next door. However, there were so many other good restaurants like Tapas directly across the street on the beach. Tapas is a 5 star restaurant with impeccable service and delicious food. We also really liked Ackee Tree, a family run West Indian restaurant that we frequented several times. Super friendly and really reasonable prices. We also had a great time at Cafe Sol, a Mexican restaurant in St. Lawrence Gap. Go for Happy Hour and pick a night they have your favorite drink 2-1 all night. Wednesday night is Margarita night with live music.

Rod and Wanda, the owners, were great to deal with and answered all of our questions promptly. Jamella, the Property Manager, took care of us and was available if we needed her. Nakita, the Maid, was excellent as well keeping everything clean and being so friendly.

We would highly recommend this property and plan on returning in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Paul and Bev, Thank you for your wonderful review! We really do have great staff and neighbours at Margate and we love our location as well. We are so happy that you had such a great time in Barbados and we look forward to your next vacation! Warm memories, Rod and Wanda
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Map

Nearest Airport
13 Kilometres
Grantley Adams International
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Rockley golf Course
Car: not necessary

Our condo is located in Hastings, Christ Church on the popular south coast.

Margate gardens is a small gated condo complex which is right across the street from the Barbados boardwalk. Accra (Rockley) beach is our beach and it is beautiful.

Hastings plaza is right next door and has a convenience store, restaurants and and a Royal Bank.

Within a short walk, you have choices from Subway, KFC to five star dining. Banks, bars, shops, services and a full grocery store are within a short walk.

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing, Sailing, Boating, diving, golf, running, tennis, snorkelling, hiking, surfing, cave tours, site seeing.

We are also a 5 minute walk from the Barbados Fertility Centre.

Golf: Rockley golf course is a three minute drive away!

They also offer access to tennis.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday condo in Marine Gardens, Barbados

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter
6 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
A$285
A$7,689
 
 
Crop Over
30 Jul 2017 - 9 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
A$265
 
 
Christmas
20 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
A$292
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
A$219
A$5,568
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit A$663

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo rental in Marine Gardens, Barbados

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1450 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • soap
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Free Local Calls
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Local Activities Guide
  • local restaurant guide
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Secure Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Full 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    Full 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed , Memory foam mattress topper
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed , Memory foam mattress topper
  • Queen bedroom has an en suite Each bedroom opens onto balcony. Memory foam mattress topper on each bed. Cot with memory foam available.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • books - fiction/non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • deck chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Courtyard
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Small Cooler
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • disco club
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We have arranged special pricing on transportation to and from the airport as well as car rentals for our guests. Please ask us for details!