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Charming Studio With Resort Amenities

Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

A Nice Balance Between a Private Apartment and Resort Style Amenities

Welcome to our lovely studio in beautiful Barbados! Enjoy all of the amenities of Rockley Resort, along with the privacy and comfort of staying in your own apartment. The fabulous white sand beaches are only 10-15 mins away.

This charming studio is our second home in Barbados. When we come to visit, we like to relax, chill at the pool, spend our days at the beach, and have dinner on the patio. We hope that you make this beautiful space your home too by making use of our kitchen supplies, beach towels and cooler, hair dryer, iron + board, lockbox, and anything else you might need for an enjoyable stay.

The Neighbourhood

Beaches

Our favourite beach is a little walk down the road (10-15 mins), where you can rent beach loungers, eat fish cakes, and try the infamous Bajan rum punch (or have a burger, fries, and Banks beer which is just as good). You will also see vendors in little huts selling towels, clothing, and ornaments.

It is only a short bus ride to see 2 other very popular beaches in Barbados (Miami and Browns beach).

All of the beaches in this area have crystal blue water and soft white sand.

Food

There is a restaurant on the resort, and many more along the beach. You will find both Bajan and Western food, along with Chefette - the Bajan version of Mcdonalds.. only 100% better (try their Rotis).

The grocery store is down towards the beach (10 min walk) if you want to take advantage of the kitchen. They offer a shuttle service back to the resort.

Nightlife

The Gap which is the most popular area for nightlife in Barbados is a short cab ride away (10 mins). Here you will find restaurants, bars, nightclubs, and food stalls. This is a definite must in Barbados if you like reggae, soca music, and karaoke.

The Oistins fish fry is another good option if you are craving seafood and is only a short distance away.

Getting Around

Barbados is a great island to explore and meet the friendly people.

There is a bus stop directly outside the apartment. It can be daunting at first to hop on, but I assure you that you will have an enjoyable experience. It is a great way to see the local culture and they have buses running all over the island. We have detailed information in the apartment if you are interested.

Taxis are easy to find at the airport, resort, and down at the beach. We can also provide you with a taxi driver for day trips and airport pick up/drop off. Please enquire.

Renting a car is a nice way to explore the island. This will allow you to see the how different each beach is on the island and experience more of the local culture.

Other Things to Note

Housecleaning- for longer stays there will be housecleaning once a week. If you would like the cleaner to come more frequently during your stay, this can be arranged at a fee. Please inquire.

More Details

Owner
Jennie Kostiuk
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 6, 2018

About Jennie Kostiuk

I love travelling and meeting new people. . I am very excited to be hosting with my mom in Barbados, as I have been visiting the Island my entire life and am delighted to share the beauty of it with others.

Jennie Kostiuk purchased this apartment in 2015

Why Jennie Kostiuk chose Worthing

This has become our families favourite area to stay when we visit Barbados. Each area of Barbados has it's own atmosphere and unique attractions, and we find ourselves always coming back to the Rockley area due to its great location up from the beach, the proximity to the Gap, and its centrality to the rest of the Island.

What makes this apartment unique

I am available by email for any questions before and during your stay. I have been travelling to Barbados for the past 22 years to visit family and explore the beautiful Island. If you have any questions about things to do (beaches, restaurants, nightclubs, sightseeing, etc) feel free to ask.

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation apartment rental in Worthing, Barbados

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Resort ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • The large bathroom has a tub/ shower combination and a separate area with sink/ mirror over ample sized cabinet and toilet.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • This is a studio apartment.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Golf
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
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Charming Studio With Resort Amenities
average rating of 4.571429 based on 7 reviews
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4

Great Holiday

  • 4 of 5

The studio is in a wonderful location on the first tee of the golf course.It has easy access to many pools and to the restaurant. We enjoyed a relaxing, peaceful holiday. Jennie quickly responded to any questions before and during our stay.

  • Submitted: 21-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect for a young couple

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay! The location felt safe, the locals were so nice and it was walking distance to everything we needed. The room was very comfortable and great to come back to after a long day exploring. I would note that to get to most stores or the beach it was a solid 15 minutes and more if you were looking for more variety. We didn't mind this at all, but it could be challenging if you're not a walker.

  • Submitted: 16-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable studio apartment

  • 4 of 5

We stayed in this apartment for three weeks in May-June 2017.

The location was ideal for us; close to the beach and other amenities and easy to get onto the highway to explore the other parishes on the island.

It is a comfortable studio apartment with a small kitchenette and good shower. There was plenty of room for us to unpack our clothes and we made use of the laundry facilities although it took a couple of attempts to choose the right wash cycle!

There was a small issue with the air conditioning unit when we first arrived, however Jennie responded to my email and it was resolved quickly.

Jennie was kind enough to let us have a late check-out time as our flight home was later in the afternoon.

  • Submitted: 15-Jun-2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's worth noting the air conditioner didn't require repair, I was able to send a brief message on using the remote to cool the temperature setting in the apartment. Kind Regards, Jennie
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4

Lovely apartment

  • 4 of 5

The apartment and the Rockley resort is such a wonderful place to stay.

The apartment is clean and has everything that you need. Dishes, pots, pans, etc. The bed is comfortable and the balcony is a great place to eat. While eating breakfast you can watch golfers start their day teeing off at the first hole.

The area is safe to walk around at night. I was there alone and never had any issues.

People are friendly and helpful.

I can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: 2-Mar-2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Everything was perfect. The suite was ready and everything was as promised. The front deck is in the shade all morning which made the morning coffee and breakfsat very enjoyable. A nice quiet area and well kept. Elizabeth the housekeeper is a sweetheart and punctual. The kitchen is well equipped with everything we needed and more. Nice comfy bed too. Very close to grocery stores and beaches. Birdies restaurant at the golf club has something going on all the time with great food and reasonable prices. The pool areas are clean and well equipped. Really enjoyed evening swims. Another great holiday in Barbados!

John and Lisa

Nanaimo B.C. Canada

  • Submitted: 5-Apr-2016
  • Stayed: March 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great place to use as a home base!

  • 5 of 5

Terrific studio apt to use as a home base. Well equipped with new bed linens, towels, beach towels and kitchen cookware/utensils. The apt is situated in the Rockley Golf course and you have use of 5 pools. Restaurants and beaches are near by and easily accessible. Accra beach is very close and Carlisle is just a little further. There is also a laundry room available for use. We loved our stay here and the location was perfect. Leading up to our vacation Jenni always replied quickly and answered all of the questions we had. I would highly recommend staying here!

  • Submitted: 21-Jan-2016
  • Stayed: January 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Grantley Adams International Airport
Nearest Golf
Rockley Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
Rockly Golf Course
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Rockley
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation apartment rental in Worthing, Barbados

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$99
C$650
C$2,600
 

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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