Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Mount Brevitor, Barbados, Caribbean your home away from home
Mount Brevitor is a resort community in the north of one of the most beautiful Caribbean islands – Barbados. It has stunning views of the aquamarine sea from its inland position, about 3km (2 miles) northeast of Speightstown, the nearest proper local community with a luxury marina at Port St Charles. Do not be deceived by the name Mount Brevitor; Barbados is a mostly flat coral island with some gentle hills, deep gullies and excellent fine sandy beaches. Its unique geological structures including underground lakes and caves make Barbados quite unique from other Caribbean Islands.
Things to Do in Mount Brevitor, Barbados
Barbados is a duty free island for visitors, if you show your passport and departure ticket. If you can't find what you need in the main shops, the wayside stalls sell just about everything. Fine jewellery, china and spirits are the best buy.
The nearest beach to your Mount Brevitor holiday rental is at Heywoods Beach, about 2 km away. Some of the best beaches on Barbados are at Needham's Point. The fine soft sand is perfect for sunbathing, walking along the water's edge, swimming, snorkeling, surfing, jet skiing and generally relaxing in the sunshine. Many beaches have beachfront restaurants and bars for enjoying snacks and drinks in the shade.
Golfers will enjoy the beautiful climate and stunning scenery from one of the golf clubs on Barbados. The Royal Westmoreland and Sandy Lane Golf Clubs are both just a couple of miles from your Mount Brevitor holiday home.
Places to Visit Around Mount Brevitor, Barbados Port St Charles
This was once the first major port and commercial centre on Barbados, but it fell into disrepair. It has now been developed into the lovely luxury marina of Port St Charles which is a pleasant place to stroll. There are several restaurants with harbour views, an art gallery and some fine examples of original Barbados architecture.
The capital city of this small Caribbean island is Bridgetown, about 20km south from Mount Brevitor holiday villas. It is a great place to walk around with its parliamentary buildings and small upmarket shops.
Oistins fish fry is one of the most popular things to do on the south coast of Barbados and is a pleasant 29km drive from your villa in Mount Brevitor. Oistins has a rich history as it is where the Articles of Agreement were drawn up to from Barbados' independent parliament. The town also has some great shops and local houses in typical Caribbean pastel colors.
Weather in Mount Brevitor, Barbados
The breeze from the trade winds gives Barbados a mild and pleasant tropical climate all year round. Temperatures range from 84-87°F (29-30°C) during the day with slightly more rain from July to November.
Travel to Mount Brevitor, Barbados
The nearest airport to your Mount Brevitor holiday villa is the Grantley Adams (BGI) Airport in Bridgetown and it has international flights every day. It is a pleasant 45 minute drive away by taxi or hire car.