As one of the most popular vacation destinations in the Caribbean and a well established overseas real estate investment location, Barbados has become synonymous with fine living in the Caribbean.
For decades buyers have been drawn to its outstanding beaches and high standard of living and, with many properties currently priced to sell, there has never been a better time to invest in Barbados real estate.
So, from ultra-luxury estates on the Platinum Coast to condos in some of the island’s top resorts, here are 7 of the best homes for sale in Barbados that are on the market right now…
1. Sandy Lane, St James, West Coast
Offered at: US $5,850,000
Synonymous with fine living, Sandy Lane is one of the most exclusive addresses in the world. Renowned for its magnificent coral sand beach on the prestigious West Coast of Barbados, 3 of the best golf courses in the world and a highly acclaimed world-class hotel, the hotel and villas have hosted celebrities and royals from around the world. This magnificent property is, without a doubt, one of the finest homes for sale in Sandy Lane. Nestled in 1.3 acres of manicured grounds overlooking the Old Nine Golf Course, the property features over 9,000 square feet of impressive living space finished to the very highest quality in a timeless style. Outside a spacious terrace, elegant pool and lawn are perfect for languishing in the sunshine or entertaining al fresco. When the seas calls, residents of this home will also enjoy use of a newly renovated beach facility on the famous Sandy Lane Beach at the Sandy Lane Hotel.
2. Greentails, St James, West Coast
Offered at: US $2,950,000
Privacy, stunning sea views, elegant interiors, proximity to the amenities of Barbados’s West Coast… This luxurious home has it all. The property, which comprises a spacious main house plus a separate guest cottage surrounded by tropical gardens, is located within the private residential community of Greentails which is just 1.5 miles from St Albans Beach and Gibbs Beach and 5 minutes from the best restaurants, bars and boutiques on the fabulous West Coast. With a large veranda featuring shaded outdoor sitting and dining areas, pool deck and gardens, this home is ideal for luxury living in Barbados.
3. Skeete’s Bay, East Coast
Offered at: US $1,900,000
In contrast to the glitz and glamour of the west coast, the east coast of Barbados offers the charm of almost untouched natural beauty. Little fishing villages, limestone cliffs and windswept beaches with views of the rolling waves of the Atlantic Ocean line the coast, almost all of which is protected as a National Park. At Skeete’s Bay in southeastern Barbados, one low density development offers the rare opportunity to own a luxury beachfront home on this beautiful stretch of coastline. These beach houses are nestled into the hillside to offer 180-degree ocean views. With beautifully appointed interiors, floor-to-ceiling glass windows, infinity-edge private pools with hot tubs and private patios, these homes offer the promise of laid back living amidst peace and tranquility.
4. St Philip, South Coast
Offered at: US $850,000
If you’re looking for a home with the beach, pools, restaurants, shops, spa and fitness facilities practically on your doorstep, then look no further. This apartment is located within a popular, successful and amenity-rich resort on Barbados’s south coast set along the pink sands of one of the island’s most beautiful beaches. So, whether you’d prefer to spend your days swimming, boogie boarding or body surfing in the warm waters, working up a sweat on the tennis court or in the gym, or just unwinding in the spa, the apartments in this resort are perfect for couples and families. And, with an excellent reputation and an established rental and property management service in place, this investment offers the opportunity to generate significant rental income too.
5. Royal Westmoreland
Offered at: US $650,000
For keen golfers, this property is hard to beat. Set over 2 levels, this tastefully-decorated townhouse offers beautiful views over the highly acclaimed par 72, 7,045-yard Robert Trent Jones Jnr-designed golf course and out to the Caribbean Sea. Better still, Royal Westmoreland home owners enjoy privileged access to its greens and fairways, which is widely considered one of the best golf courses in the Caribbean. For those who prefer to spend their time elsewhere, Royal Westmoreland also offers a selection of other superb amenities including a fitness center, swimming pools, tennis courts, and private beach club on nearby Mullins Beach. Perfect whether you’re looking for a short sunshine break or planning a longer sojourn in Barbados.
6. Paynes Bay, St James, West Coast
Offered at: US From $499,000
Prefer beach to golf course views? These very attractively priced condos are located so close to the beachfront you could walk from your condo to its soft white sands in less than five minutes. The hotel enjoys spectacular views of the turquoise waters of Paynes Bay on the island’s west coast from its multiple swimming pools. Within its 5 acres the hotel also features landscaped grounds, a pool-side cafe, salon and spa and a small shop. The elegant waterfront restaurants, bars and shops of popular Holetown are also just minutes away. In terms of location you couldn’t possibly ask for more. As a result, the hotel has developed an enviable reputation with multiple awards and the condo units are over 80% sold out.
7. Fitts Village, St James, West Coast
Offered at: From US $288,000
As one of the most sought after luxury vacation and real estate investment destinations in the world, the expressions “cheap houses for sale” and “Barbados” are rarely uttered in the same breath. However, high quality yet more affordable real estate for sale in Barbados does come on the market from time to time. Ranging in price from US $288,000 to $406,250, these apartments offer excellent value for money, particularly in the light of their location just 60 seconds from a beautiful beach on the West Coast. The appeal of these apartments lies not just in the attractive pricing and fantastic location. They are chic and stylish too, and benefit from a private swimming pool, off-road car parking, optional rental pool and cost-effective property maintenance and management. All this comes together to provide a highly appealing package which is perfectly suited for enjoying vacations by the beach year after year as well as tapping into the flourishing rental market on the island’s highly popular west coast. Condos for sale in Barbados of this kind are very rare indeed. No wonder only a handful of units remain available.
Finding Your Perfect Property in Barbados
So, whether you’re looking for no expense spared luxury real estate in Barbados or more modestly priced beachfront condos for sale in Barbados, there are plenty of options to consider from the west coast to the east.
For details on all these dream homes plus many others, contact 7th Heaven Properties, the Luxury Caribbean Property Specialist.
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