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magherafelt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved everything about this hotel from the friendly staff to the beds and the view from the balcony was amazing.When we go back we will definitely stay in the same hotel . Fabulous restaurants within walking distances.Staff very knowledgeable and helped us hire a car for a few days. Best chill out holiday ever.We did bed and breakfast option which...

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LeahOGibson, Manager at Yellow Bird Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the fabulous review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! Our team is truly amazing! As you mentioned our location provides us with an amazing view from every guest room as well as tasty restaurants just as near as the ground floor of the hotel or minutes walk away in the gap. Thank...

Paphos District, Cyprus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely hotel with an amazing view, friendly staff and great rooms. We loved waking up each morning to the view of St Lawrence Bay. Lots of beaches within walking distance also bars and restaurants. A must do is a ride on the local reggae buses and a trip to Oistins Fish-Fry on a Friday night.

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LeahOGibson, Manager at Yellow Bird Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Barbados and Yellow Bird Hotel for your Christmas Vacation. I am happy you had a wonderful time. It is nice to read that your experience with our staff was great and that you loved our rooms. You are absolutely correct, our location offers a view of the beautiful bay and we are surrounded by lovely beaches,...

Reviewed 9 January 2017

The Yellow Bird Hotel is in a perfect location for a beach holiday and is right at the start of St Lawrence Gap. In an evening you can just walk the whole gap and select your restaurant. Staff at the Yellow Bird were excellent and took care of anything you asked or required. They always had a smile on there...

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LeahOGibson, Manager at Yellow Bird Hotel, responded to this review

How wonderful! I am happy you were able to make your trip to Barbados an enjoyable one. Thank you for choosing to spend your Christmas with us! As you mentioned, we are located at the start of St. Lawrence Gap and we are surrounded by beautiful beaches and tasty restaurants. It's great you are planning to come back next Christmas,...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 9 January 2017

love this hotel, its small and intimate, staff friendly, rooms are renovated and spacious. Amazing view of St. Laurance Gap, near all the hot spots, restaurants and bars. Cool Vibe, quaint and charming. Walking distance to all the entertainment around St. Laurance Gap. Cafe Sol popular venue for locals and tourist next door.

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LeahOGibson, Manager at Yellow Bird Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your Barbados and Yellow Bird experience with us! It is great to hear you enjoyed our hotel and found our location ideal for your needs. As you mentioned, we are surrounded by lovely beaches, very tasty restaurant and lively entertainment in the Gap. I am happy you enjoyed what Barbados, Yellow Bird & the Gap has...

Kingston, Jamaica
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

The Hotel has been refurbished and the rooms are well finished and clean. Excellent location for bars and restaurants in the Gap. Close to Castaways, primo,Cafe Sol and loads of other bars and restaurants. Hire a car and buzz round the island. Best island in the Caribbean for beaches,people and food.

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LeahOGibson, Manager at Yellow Bird Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for naming Barbados the best island in the Caribbean! We think it is too! :-) I am happy you enjoyed your stay with us and loved our hotel and location. We hope to see you in Barbados and at Yellow Bird again soon.

Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

What can you say about this hotel The staff are amazing so knowledgable and helpful The rooms have everything you need and the view over the bay is so wonderful to wake up to every morning You can turtle watch from the balcony Great restaurants close by too Loved it again

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LeahOGibson, Manager at Yellow Bird Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving us a review! It's always great to have you here with us! I am happy you enjoyed our rooms and our beautiful view. Our team is truly amazing and it is great they were able to add value to your stay. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Holly, Michigan
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This was my first visit to Barbados and also my first stay at the Yellow Bird Hotel. I could not have been more pleased with my stay. This is a boutique hotel situated in St. Lawerence Gap, which is in a prime location. It is close to plenty of beaches, restaurants, and bars. This hotel was perfect for our stay....

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LeahOGibson, Manager at Yellow Bird Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to start 2017 with us! Our team is truly amazing and take pride in ensuring all our guests are happy. As you mentioned we are privileged to have a prime location surrounded by beautiful beaches and tasty restaurants. I am happy you got to enjoy what Barbados and Yellow Bird has to offer. Thank you for...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Everything is great, location, room, staff, service-you name it it is #1. Glad we are staying here for two more days! The Gap is a fun place to be, plenty of nice places to eat and drink and the beaches are beautiful. Will come back for sure!

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LeahOGibson, Manager at Yellow Bird Hotel, responded to this review

How wonderful! Thank you for taking the time out to leave us a review! I am happy to hear you enjoyed our property and services we offer. Can't wait too see you again when you return :-)

Mytchett, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Lyn and myself have just returned from our Christmas wedding in Barbados which was arranged by the Yellow Bird for us, it was a fantastic day even as it rained Leah changed our wedding from the beach to a room in the Hotel and it was brilliant and later Geeta the owner arranged our pictures to be taken again on...

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LeahOGibson, Manager at Yellow Bird Hotel, responded to this review

It was an absolute pleasure helping you plan your special day in Barbados! The entire team is thrilled you enjoyed stay and that your day was still perfect although it rained. We hope to see you and Lyn back in Barbados again soon!

Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Having been a regular visitor to the wonderful Island of Barbados and always staying at The Yellow Bird Hotel on each occasion a Christmas was the order of the day. Never been to Barbados or The yellow Bird Hotel over the Christmas period, have reviewed this hotel before and make no apologies for doing so again. The management and staff...

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LeahOGibson, Manager at Yellow Bird Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Peter! It is always great having you and your family here with us especially for your first Christmas and New Years in Barbados! You all are truly apart of our family! Thanks for the recommendations and your praises for our property and team. I will be sure to share your review with them! Can't wait to see you...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Yellow Bird is a newly renovated boutique hotel situated in St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados, 7 km from the airport and 10 km from Bridgetown. This 22 room hotel underwent a US $1.25 million renovation during summer 2015. The extensive project included a total facelift to all guest rooms and public areas including the building's exterior, lobby & reception, public rest rooms and restaurant. Our Fabulous Location Also known as "The Gap", this area is home to a collection of fine restaurants, clubs and bars. In the midst of it all, you'll find several street-side "chefs" grilling up anything from burgers to local favourites such as local fish, macaroni pie and other mouth-watering treats to tantalize your taste buds! During the day, you can choose between Sandy Beach, only two minutes away or the larger, more popular Dover Beach, a mere 10 minutes walk from our hotel. If you want to tour the island or head into Bridgetown, there's a bus stop right outside our hotel. All of our studios and two-bedroom suites are oceanfront and are newly renovated with porcelain tiles, granite counter tops, 42" LED TVs and custom made furniture. They are designed to make you feel right at home with kitchenettes, private balconies, air-conditioning, room safes & free wifi. Stay with us and see why our repeat guests usually book their next stay with us as soon as they return home. We guarantee you great value, spacious and immaculate rooms and an exceptional team who take pride in their jobs. Our staff will go out of their way to make your holiday one that you will remember forever. Recipient of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award for 7 consecutive years - 2010 through 2016. Yellow Bird Hotel, where you "Come as a Guest and leave as a Friend". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Yellow Bird Hotel

Address: St. Lawrence Gap | Christ Church, St. Lawrence Gap BB15018, Barbados
Region: Caribbean > Barbados > Christ Church Parish > St. Lawrence Gap
Price Range: ₹ 11,291 - ₹ 26,144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Yellow Bird Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Baywatch Hotel Yellow Bird
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in St. Lawrence Gap
#4 Family Hotel in St. Lawrence Gap
#5 Romantic Hotel in St. Lawrence Gap
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“All rooms are great as they overlook the pool and beach”
 of 5 bubbles RNF1979, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Upper floors have a better view and are quieter, but no elevators.”
 of 5 bubbles 160tomm, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have large balconies which overlook a beautiful bay”
 of 5 bubbles patriciacK2199CL, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“upper floors have better view but more stairs”
 of 5 bubbles 41greentea, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“all rooms face the ocean which is great”
 of 5 bubbles Sprayash, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
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