Barbados Holiday Apartments, Vacation Apartments, Property To Rent, Art Studio, Holetown, St. James

Holiday Vacation Rentals

Apartment # 1


Barbados Holiday Apartments.

Vacation apartments, property to rent, Art Studio, St. James, Holetown, West Coast, Barbados 

Looking towards Art Studio and neighbouring Sandpiper Hotel

Situated in a quiet, secluded location, a few steps away from a beautiful beach and the cool Caribbean Sea.


The entrance to our ground floor apartment is through the open door to the right.
There are no roads to cross to get to the beach.
Walk along our pretty track for around 35 metres and you are there!

The apartment which measures 448 sq.feet is cleaned daily. The bed linen and towels are changed twice a week. We do provide beach towels.


The small Sitting Room.

Large Sofa - Lazy Boy Fully Reclining Armchair - Sony LCD Television - Sony multi -region DVD Player - Sony Radio - cassette player - Selection of CD's and DVD's - wireless internet access - ceiling fan - insect screen - curtains to all windows.


The Kitchen:

Modern solid wood units with fitted double bowl stainless steel  sink unit, large fridge freezer,four ring electric cooker with grill and oven, microwave, stove top kettle, toaster, cafetiere, liquidiser, quality cookware glassware china and utensils, dining table with four padded dining chairs, ironing table, telephone, pickled pine ceiling with recessed lighting on dimmer switch, glass shutters, insect screen, security screen, blind to window.


The Bedroom:
Queen sized double bed with Egyptian cotton bed linen - bedside table and lamps - radio / alarm clock - full length wall of wardrobes and cupboards with louvred doors - pickled pine ceiling with recessed lights - dimmer switch - air conditioning unit with remote control - ceiling fan - glass shutters - insect screen - security screen - blind 


The Bathroom:

Fully tiled -large walk in shower - hand wash basin - w.c. -  shaver point - illuminated mirror - hair dryer - storage cupboards with good supply of towels - including beach towel - digital safe - ceiling fan - insect screen - security screen - glass window.

Powerful shower - good water pressure -plenty of hot water - cold too!


A very short walk to the Cool Calm Caribbean Sea.

No roads to cross, just 35 metres along our pretty track to these beaches.

This photo is taken from  Art Studio steps looking South towards Mango Bay Hotel


This photo is taken from Art Studio steps looking North towards Sandpiper Hotel

Art Studio Upper Beach

Looking West from Art Studio Upper Beach

Sunset Cruises Depart from and return to Mango Bay Hotel Beach.
A short stroll along the sand from Art Studio.

Art Studio gardens stretch towards  the sea through bougainvillea, Crotons and other tropical flowering shrubs.
Eight steps lead down from Art Studio track to the sandy beach.
These are not steep steps and there is a hand rail to assist.
Sandpiper and Frigate Birds are constant visitors.
This area of beach is great for swimming and snorkelling, with an amazing array of fish.
Sail boat rental and water-skiing can be arranged with neighbours Sandpiper Hotel.

Humming birds and little black and yellow sugar birds are always here in the garden to greet you.
We have  a brick built barbeque - outdoor showers for washing off  the sand and salt water from the beach  - large private car park.

This path to the side of # 1 leads directly to the beach. A few seconds walk



This track to the side of #1 leads directly to the beach.

For those who may need to keep in touch with the outside world, we offer a free, unlimited use, high speed, wireless, internet connection. 

If you are renting a car, then you will be pleased to know that we have signed up to:
 Bajan Nav - Sat Nav for Barbados.

Many of the car rental companies now provide Garmin Sat Nav. systems as part of their package.
You will find  #1 Art Studio listed under points of interest, so no matter where you are on the Island you can simply set this as your destination and you will never get lost again!

Even those who know the Island well, are amazed at the "short cuts" you can take.
If you already own a Garmin then you can download the necessary installation  from:

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General Information about the area:

Art Studio is a 5 minutes level walk to Holetown where you will find:
Banks with ATM machi
nes - large well stocked supermarket - pharmacy - doctor's surgery -  department store offering duty free shopping - specialist boutiques - parade of brightly coloured chattel houses selling locally crafted souvenirs - restaurants - coffee shops - bars.

The Lime Grove Complex is less than a two minutes walk from Art Studio towards Holetown.
Whilst most of the stores cater almost exclusively for those with a large bank balance, the two cinemas are really good value, offering the opportunity to see  the most recent releases  in air conditioned comfort. You can even order food and drinks to be served to you at your preferred seating, whilst watching the film. 
If you are going to spoil yourself with some personal shopping, remember to take your passport and flight tickets, to take advantage of the Duty Free Prices.

This is
an extract from their web site:

Limegrove Lifestyle Centre has emerged as the most stylish place to shop, dine, and lime for all visitors and residents of Barbados .
Limegrove, Barbados' first mixed use lifestyle centre, is located in the heart of Holetown, covers ten acres and includes approximately 85,000 sq. ft. of retail space.
The Centre is home to many of the world's leading retail brands.
Revitalizing historic Holetown and sited in the luxury residential belt of St James, Limegrove is ideally located just a stone's throw from the wonderful beaches of the Caribbean Sea's platinum coast, Sandy Lane, Royal Westmoreland, Sugar Hill, and Apes Hill. Limegrove provides a blend of colonial charm together with irresistible, exciting, sophisticated experience for home owners, visitors, and West Indian residents.
Unparalleled in Barbados and the Caribbean region, Limegrove incorporates a range of local and global retailers in a setting built around three distinctly different courtyards including boutiques, restaurants, delis, cafes, bars, gourmet foods, an art gallery, cinemas, a spa and salon, and a range of special event spaces.
International brands present and schedule for opening at Limegrove include Agent Provocateur, A|X Armani Exchange, Audemars Piguet, Breitling, Cartier, Chopard, Hallmark, Louis Vuitton, M.A.C, Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren and Vilebrequin. A great number of successful Barbadian brands also feature prominently: Altman Real Estate, Barbados National Bank, Foster & Ince Cruiseworld, Kartushe, OPA! and Pure Source Barbados, to name a few.
Limegrove, everything you desire.