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The Boatyard

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Address: Bay Street | Barbados, Bridgetown, Barbados
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+1 246-436-2622
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09:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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The Boatyard offers unbeatable beach facilities enhanced only by the...

The Boatyard offers unbeatable beach facilities enhanced only by the natural white sandy beach and calm azure water. Upon entering The Boatyard, a beach package is offered which ensures you a day filled with fun and pleasure in paradise. Come and enjoy our many amenities which include:- lounge chair, shared umbrella (while stocks last), Ocean Trampoline, Iceberg Climb and Slide, dive platform, rope swing (ask for scheduled times), fresh water showers, restrooms, pool table, WiFi, beach-side restaurant, bar and lively music. Be sure to ask about our turtle and snorkel tour available on select days throughout the year. *Please note that ID may be required for entry*

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Amazing last day in Barbados

We were on a Cruise and took advantage of our day in Barbados by visiting the Boatyard. Brilliant deal which included snorkelling with turtles, a free drink and lounger with... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We were on a Cruise and took advantage of our day in Barbados by visiting the Boatyard. Brilliant deal which included snorkelling with turtles, a free drink and lounger with umbrella. Beautiful white sandy beach and the sea is so clear! The people working there were all so helpful and kind.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

You must come here!!! If your on the island already it costs $100 Baja dollars but they give you a card with $80 bajan dollars to spend at the bar! It includes sun longer and parasol and a turtle tour! Amazing value for money. Free shots at the bar are not to be missed when the alarms go off. Really... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We was on Thomson discovery cruise so had a day here which is a 5 minute taxi ride from port or a 20 minutes walk. As people put for 20 US dollars each you get sun loungers and umbrella, with free drink, free wifi, free taxi return for cruisers and free swim with turtles. A bargain, nice beach area with... More 

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The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This boatyard is handy close and just ok, the beach is overpopulated the bar is good and the entrance cost is $20.00 but you get one free drink two chairs and a umbrella plus a free taxi back to the ship all in all a good package but a bit noisy

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place lots of chairs but arrive early. They sell out fast especially when the cruise ships are in town. Food and drink on site and pricing wasn't too gouging. The kids enjoyed the water iceberg and trampoline and the rope swing and the high dive. We couldn't do the turtle swim was way too crowded. Staff was friendly and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this on my last day of a P&O cruise aboard Azura. $20 USD entry per person, this includes for a Sun bed, umbrella, 1x free drink, toilets, showers and trip to swim with turtles. The white sand is like silk on your feet, the staff are great. I would highly recommend this place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on a Caribbean cruise on the Thompson discovery and it was excellent there was so many different islands that we visited and they were amazing also plenty of activities to do on the ship and plenty of food to eat and the crew on the ship work so hard when we stopped off in Barbados we went to the... More 

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Heard a lot about the boatyard from friends who are repeat visitors so we called in only to be told there was no sun beds to sit on but still wanted 20 American dollars to enter and put our towels on the beach which we declined. Instead we went next door to pirates cove and got free table seating and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent the day here when we arrived for the day on a cruise ship. They have a $5pp shuttle in a minivan to The Boatshed. Entrance cost is $20pp and includes 1 free drink, chair and umbrella hire, a turtle snorkelling tour and use of all their facilities including rope swings and water trampolines etc. The beach is beautiful.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great place! Beautiful beach with lots going on!! Twenty dollars entrance fee includes umbrella, chair, drink, boat ride out to see turtles where you can snorkel and taxi ride back to cruise ship. Restaurant/bar right on the beach with decent food at fair prices. If you are looking for some fun The Boatyard is the place!!

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