"Quite a run-down island actually, with many smart hotels interspersed with many many broken down houses and shacks."
"We love Barbados and the people"
"Barbados is one of our favourite and most special places in the world. And we still love it!"
"A litttle more run down Since I had last be there by t lovely people and beautiful beaches"
"It was a Caribbean cruise to 9 islands. All islands were friendly and picturesque"
"Beautiful, great things to see and do and lovely people. "
"Great island, wonderful people."
"We loved Barbados, the people are so friendly, the beaches are amazing, the sea was blue and warm. There were great places to visit on the island and transport was cheap and easy to use. "
"Visited many times"
"Amazing, lovely people, great food "
"lovely people,lovely beaches ,cheap travel"
"Love it 4 visit"
"More expensive "
"Increasingly expensive,particularly alcohol
Taxi service is good but controls movements to its own convenience not yours. Insist on what you want or change company."
"Wonderful country "
"Beautiful country, lovely people and the hotel was great"
"Great location on the west coast & lovely people"
"Very nice island felt very safe the people are very proud very polite i recommend you go"
" Excellent hotel would recommend and would go back again "
"Wonderful.Could not fault it"
"Beautiful place to go on holiday. Locals are friendly and relaxed."
"The white sanded beaches that you dream of. The island has many historical cultural places to visit, offers various levels of accomodation, the people are so hospitable took me back to a time when everyone helped each other. Shops, restaurants bars to suit all tastes. "
"Love the people and atmosphere "
"The embarkation port is very disappointing "
"One of our favourite destinations"
"Travelled on cruise so visited various countries only one port was a let down and that was Tortola, it was a complete waste of time as the port was under construction !!!!"
"Loved it - very relaxing and beautiful weather"
"Loved it - will be returning"
"Great place with lovely people"
"Very nice and locals all very friendly, seems a very overpriced though for what you get "
"this is the third time of visiting the island so we know lots of the areas but amaised by the buildings going up on the west side "
"Beautiful country with great, friendly locals. I have been recommending it non-stop!"
"Barbados is great for getting out and about the island. A 'Raggae' bus stopped just outside our hotel and we were able to travel around the island as the locals do! A great experience! Most locals were very friendly and receptive to tourists, which made the experience even better. (Watch out for Taxi fares, most are honourable, but always agree these before getting in!)"
"As expected. A little busier than other islands and since I last visited over 10 years ago."
"Barbados is a lovely island which anyone who loves, sun, beach and good food, will enjoy. There is also a vibrant nightlife."
"Lovely country, lovely people"
"beautiful people lovely country"
"Exactly like the brochure - great island, good hotel, great food and dring, and supberb people."
"People were friendly and felt safe all the time"
"blue sea, white sand and palm trees just as advertised"
"Genuinely friendly people, very accommodating. the isl;and has a very safe feeling, the relaxed vibe made for an excellent holiday"
"Lovely and friendly beautiful beaches "
"wonderfull friendly people "
"Laid back , colourful and very beautiful ESP the people "
"Loved the people and the beaches. Very friendly limited hassle on the beaches. Great snorkelling close to shore so safe for kids to learn."
"Very friendly, beautiful beaches, relaxing"
"Lovely, very friendly, food and bottled water super expensive."
"It is a couple of years since we had been before so looking for sun and relaxation."
"Friendliest Caribbean Island I've been to, beautiful beaches"
"We loved it, the people are amazing,
"Safe surroundings and friendly people."
"Barbados is a great Island. Amazing beaches, great food and drink and all Bajan people are so friendly and welcoming"
"amazes me that not many people leave their hotel - the real place is wonderful"
"Beautiful. We went at the right time as there was lots of events happening. "
"All the locals we met were friendly."
"Fantastic,extremely friendly people ."
"Bit scruffy outside the tourist areas, plenty to do for 7-10 days"
"beautiful, friendly, also went on a carribean cruise wich was excelent"
"Barbados is a wonderful island. "
"Lovely destination,friendly welcoming people"
"Really enjoyed Barbados and it ticked the boxes for all age groups on the family holiday - great location"
"was a caribbean cruise with celebrity"
"Lovely we have been there 6 times"
"Two very different locations, NY was all go but Barbados very laid back. Both amazing and exceeded our expectations. We esp[ecially warmed to the locals in Barbados, nothing was too much trouble, we will definitely return."
"Wonderful and friendly"
"Barbados/saint Lucia great for weather and beaches though shan't towns outside the complex."
"A very nice country when there for a wedding"
"Brilliant weather lovely people and very warm sea"
"Loved it, people are so hospitable everywhere on the island and the security is first class"
"A great place to go to! the people are so friendly. lots of things to see and do."
"Extremely friendly and welcoming people and natural settings of paradise"
"yes out side the resort you are a bit of a mael tiket...."
"nice and warm but not a great deal to do"
"very friendly, and beautiful beaches"
"Beautiful, very friendly people"
"Very friendly, safe, excellent service received, "
"The hotel was the best in comparison with everything that is possible to find on the island"
"love it been there before"
"Superb - 1st holiday i have taken in years where i actually feel relaxed, revived and rejuvenated."
"Absolutely lovely. "
"Beautiful island. Fantastic nightlife. Offers something for everyone, couples, families and friends who want to experience the vibrant night life. Bajans are some of the friendliest and warmest people from the Carribean. Great excursions on offer. Food is delicious (esp fresh fish/seafood). Many restaurants available for travellers with different budgets. Althoough pricey, The Cliff Restaurant is a favourite and worth every penny!"
"Loved the Mango Bay hotel. A quiet resort was perfect for relaxing after our big day and after the hustle and bustle of NYC"
"not as good as Thailand. South of Island a bit rough and the west coast full of expensive hotels"
"Too expensive to eat out. There is no option on the list of destinations covering our cruise in the Grenadines, which was the main part. Sugar Cane Club and Royal Clipper also not listed."
"fantastic destination to relax and very clean"
"It was Paradise"
"been here six times now still love the place and people"
"Very pleasant.Great golf but everything expensive."
"fantastic weather for jan"
"we visited 5 countries in the Caribbean, my favourites being Grenada, St Lucia and Antigua."
"Great food, weather and friendly people, just a bit expensive."
"Lovely - service interesting!"
"Beautifull people and island"
"Really enjoyed the people , very hospitable and made me feel very welcome"
"Fantastic, the people there are great, very friendly, and we felt totally at ease walking around different areas, markets,local bars and eateries, etc."
"Lovely place would go again"
"Loved it, 5th visit! Great friendly people and good and cheap transport."
"Very green, lush and hilly - very attractive"
"amazing, very friendly population"
"Very nice island and the people were very friendly"
"loved it, v friendly"
"it was great
hotel was great , people where great"
"Nice island not over crowded"
"Great time might go again next year if you are able to get us a good deal. Send us an e-mail when you think the time is right to book."
"Holiday as a whole was excellent. Mango Bay resort is highly recommended.
The staff were nice and friendly and the food was very something to look forward to.
Overall, very lovely honeymoon for us and we'll be going back in the future."
"Stayed in Mango Bay resort - lovely friendly small hotel"
"Wonderful- we've never been anywhere where people were so consistently friendly and what a cool culture!"
"We were a bit dissapointed in Barbados. Have been to better islands"
"Fabulous people, weather and holiday in general all great."
"The holiday was simply perfect! "
"loved barbados weather great would go back."
"They are so laid back you have to relax"
"Very friendly and happy to help"
"GRENADA NOT SO COMMERCIALISED AS BARBADOS"
"Only given below average rating because of the amount of rain the first week...still had a fantastic time... barbados was a amazing holiday.... swimming with the turtles a must..."
"Lovely safe feeling. Local people very welcoming, nothing is too much trouble."