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The Boatyard

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Address: Bay Street | Barbados, Bridgetown, Barbados
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+1 246-436-2622
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09:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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The Boatyard offers unbeatable beach facilities enhanced only by the...

The Boatyard offers unbeatable beach facilities enhanced only by the natural white sandy beach and calm azure water. Upon entering The Boatyard, a beach package is offered which ensures you a day filled with fun and pleasure in paradise. Come and enjoy our many amenities which include:- lounge chair, shared umbrella (while stocks last), Ocean Trampoline, Iceberg Climb and Slide, dive platform, rope swing (ask for scheduled times), fresh water showers, restrooms, pool table, WiFi, beach-side restaurant, bar and lively music. Be sure to ask about our turtle and snorkel tour available on select days throughout the year. *Please note that ID may be required for entry*

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Awesome place!!!

We went there and had an absolute ball!! I believe from dock to beach was 45.00 ea which included bus to and from dock an umbrella and 2 chairs and 1 free drink and a boat ride... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went there and had an absolute ball!! I believe from dock to beach was 45.00 ea which included bus to and from dock an umbrella and 2 chairs and 1 free drink and a boat ride to swim with sea turtles!! .. Great beach! Restaurant, bar, restrooms, small shop, we had a hoot!!

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Montana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was here last week while in port from a Carnival cruise. From the cruise port I paid 5.00 for a ride to the Boatyard. The Boatyard charges you 20.00. For this you get a 'welcome drink', use of a chair and umbrella, use of really good wifi, a free snorkel trip, nice bathrooms, and a ride back to the... More 

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Coral Springs, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Bridgetown is the island's capital and they have lots to do, visit the Flower Forest, Harrison's Cave, historic settlements, restaurants, shops, hotel. The best part of the day might be at 'The Boatyard', you can swim, dive, snorkel, drink, eat, games, if its on the beach or water its here.

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Lawrenceville, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were on a cruise and wanted a cheap place to hang out and enjoy the beach and water. The taxi ride is $5pp. The Boatyard has a $20 charge to get in which gets you a beach chair, umbrella & a drink + 2-1 drinks. It also includes a taxi ride back to town. They have a bar, grill,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were on a Cruise and took advantage of our day in Barbados by visiting the Boatyard. Brilliant deal which included snorkelling with turtles, a free drink and lounger with umbrella. Beautiful white sandy beach and the sea is so clear! The people working there were all so helpful and kind.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

You must come here!!! If your on the island already it costs $100 Baja dollars but they give you a card with $80 bajan dollars to spend at the bar! It includes sun longer and parasol and a turtle tour! Amazing value for money. Free shots at the bar are not to be missed when the alarms go off. Really... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We was on Thomson discovery cruise so had a day here which is a 5 minute taxi ride from port or a 20 minutes walk. As people put for 20 US dollars each you get sun loungers and umbrella, with free drink, free wifi, free taxi return for cruisers and free swim with turtles. A bargain, nice beach area with... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This boatyard is handy close and just ok, the beach is overpopulated the bar is good and the entrance cost is $20.00 but you get one free drink two chairs and a umbrella plus a free taxi back to the ship all in all a good package but a bit noisy

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place lots of chairs but arrive early. They sell out fast especially when the cruise ships are in town. Food and drink on site and pricing wasn't too gouging. The kids enjoyed the water iceberg and trampoline and the rope swing and the high dive. We couldn't do the turtle swim was way too crowded. Staff was friendly and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this on my last day of a P&O cruise aboard Azura. $20 USD entry per person, this includes for a Sun bed, umbrella, 1x free drink, toilets, showers and trip to swim with turtles. The white sand is like silk on your feet, the staff are great. I would highly recommend this place.

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