Opportunity to acquire Bellevue Plantation – a historic plantation home for sale in Barbados used as a guest house with its own polo club.
Plantation Home for Sale in Barbados
Operated as a guest house and polo club, this property is set on 30 acres of land with mature gardens (inclusive of 10 acres which is leased to the present owners).
The property comprises a main house, cottage, a swimming pool with open terrace set within lovely fully enclosed grounds, polo field, bar and café, gym, nature trails along a vast gully where local monkeys can be seen and is home to the largest palm tree on the island and 2 lakes (ponds).
The Main House & Cottage
Dating back to circa 1735, the main house and cottage offer a total of 11 bedrooms (with modern en suite bathrooms) in the main house and cottage.
The residence has been recently refurbished and upgraded to a high standard while maintaining the old world features of an early traditional estate house.
The interior features a light and airy floor plan with large covered terraces and other function areas, large modern kitchen and generous storage areas.
Minutes from the Capital Bridgetown
This property is conveniently located less than a 5 minute drive from Bridgetown – the capital of Barbados – and the rapidly developing Warrens commercial area which offers a selection of supermarkets, hardware stores, doctors offices and other amenities.
The property also includes a professionally built polo field which is well maintained with an irrigation system feed from a 150 foot well on the property.
An Established Income-Producing Investment or a Unique Private Estate
Having been operated as a guest house for several years, Bellevue Plantation comes with a track record as a well-established income-producing investment.
Guests have the option for full property buy outs with services and amenities such as a private chef, concierge team, airport transfers, horseback riding and welcome drinks on arrival.
The property is set up to accommodate very large events with parking available for approximately 2,000 cars and is a preferred venue for large functions such as weddings, birthday celebrations, corporate and spiritual retreats as well as large events during the Crop Over season including “Bim Tipsy”, “Bliss All Inclusive Party”, “Panache”, Zulu Band Launch, Aura Band Launch and The Machel Montano event to name a few.
Alternatively, the property offers excellent potential to be used as a unique private estate.
A guide to Barbados
Reasons to invest in Barbados
- Well-established real estate sector with a long track record of attracting affluent overseas home buyers.
- Currently a buyer's market, offering great value to property investors.
- Non-stop direct flights to Barbados from the USA, Canada, the UK, as well as the Caribbean, Central America and South America - boosted by increased airlift.