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Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had stayed here on three previous occasions, 2012, 2013 and 2014, and have previously left balanced and complimentary reviews - so, even thinking we knew what to expect, we were looking forward to being able to return again for an extended stay in mid January 2017. However, far from being maintained at or improved from the position as at...

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merseyside
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife and I spent a very relaxing 10 days all inclusive stay here in January this year 2017. Arriving quite late in the evening, we were welcomed and shown to our room with a lovely view of the garden by a very pleasant receptionist. The hotel is lovely, once the finest on the island, however now in need of...

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1Thank merseysidewanderer
Uckfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel is tired but the staff are great. This is our second visit but I do not think we will be back as my wife had items of make up and clothing taken by staff when cleaning. We ended with being interviewed by the Police. We found out that two other guests that were staying 3 doors from us...

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2Thank nigeljbuchan
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a 3 star 'shabby chic' all inclusive establishment with a superb beach location. Please do not expect 5 star, it isn't. Although the rooms are a bit worn, they are cleaned daily and are perfectly acceptable. Our room had a safe but it was bolted to a wardrobe shelf and not to the wall making it simple to...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here beginning of feb 2017, for the price it was what was expected. 5 * location 3* hotel Good points.. a few footsteps away from a beautiful beach, helpful house keeping & reception staff, free very good wifi everywhere on site & beach. Well maintained gardens/pool area & hotel in general. Not so great points.. waiting staff (except 2)...

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2Thank keel73
London
Reviewed 1 week ago

DISCOVERY BAY BARBADOS This hotel is set within its own little tropical paradise on the west coast. You sit on your balcony and for a while you almost forget where you are, until you look round and see your room. The only way to describe the hotel is shabby and in need of serious renovation. On the plus side our...

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3Thank Trojan263
cheshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went for a short (7 day) burst of sunshine at the end of January. There was as special deal on so the all inclusive was actually cheaper than the room only that I actually wanted (I was meeting friends out there) so I went for that but only ate three breakfasts there but did have the odd cocktail or...

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1Thank candirisk
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Discovery Bay is a decent hotel, as long as you accept it for what it is. It's quite basic, and you are unlikely to go home and lust for the food there. But at the price point, it could be so much worse. First off, the good bits: - Hotel and grounds are impeccably clean. Although obviously dated, the resort...

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6Thank Ysabelle P
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife & I stayed here in January 17. We were all inclusive which cost us just over £3,000 for 13 nights. The accommodation is fairly basic, clean but a bit tired.The staff were generally very friendly & helpful, occasionally a little moody but that seams to be the carribean way at times. The food was really good, not a...

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5Thank Glen D
Split, Croatia
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

My auntie and I decided to get away for the Christmas break and booked a weeks break at Discovery Bay. It's a 3 star hotel but it has everything you could want in regards to great location in Holetown, clean rooms and bedding and the staff were all super friendly and helpful. The resort keep the beach clean and there...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A unique hotel situated on St James Beach, the Discovery Bay consists of charming plantation-style houses set in beautiful landscaped gardens. Located on the fashionable West coast, days at this resort are centred around the beach and the pool, the upscale Limegrove shopping mall and nightlife on Holetown's first street a short walk away. The resort is all-inclusive and family friendly, popular with couples also. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts

Address: St. James Beach, Holetown, Barbados
Region: Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish > Holetown
Price Range: ₹ 12,434 - ₹ 43,282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts 3.5*
Number of rooms: 85
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Also Known As:
Discovery Bay By Rex Hotel Saint James
Discovery Bay Barbados
Discovery Bay Hotel Barbados
Discovery Bay By Rex Resorts Barbados/Holetown
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“Garden view is very best”
 of 5 bubbles merseysidewanderer, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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“sea view, upstairs, 201 and 202 the best”
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