Located on the famous west coast of Barbados, Prospect is a wonderful beach resort in the St James parish. Surrounded by exotic scenery a house in Prospect is a perfect answer for those looking for a secluded beach holiday in the Caribbean.
A holiday house in Prospect is within a five minute walk of the Caribbean Sea and the fine, white sand beaches which mark the boundary between land and sea. Many days can be spent relaxing on the beach, sand between your toes and the sound of the gently lapping water and the Barbadian wildlife filling your ears. Once on the beaches of Prospect, you can easily organise scuba diving trips into the marine life rich seas, sailing excursions and water skiing lessons. Deep sea fishing also thrives from the beaches of Prospect, as you can catch huge fish from barracuda to sharks.
Inland, the tropical vegetation is home to some wonderful creatures including some amazingly brightly coloured birds and staggeringly agile monkeys. Walking, cycling or riding through the forests is a magnificent adventure, allowing you to get to know the natural Barbados first hand. If you need a little extra adrenaline, there are some wonderful spots for rock climbing, paragliding and 4x4 driving too.
One of very few golf courses on the island, Sandy Lane Golf course is also within five minutes of a Prospect property. It is not necessary to book ahead, as getting a round during your holiday is very straight forward.
Whatever you choose to do from a holiday property in Prospect, you cannot fail to relax. The long hours of sunshine, beautifully relaxed atmosphere and endless entertainment opportunities mean that there is always something to see, do or try from a Prospect villa rental.
Nearby Holetown is a historical town with huge importance in Barbados. The original landing site for Captain Henry Powell in 1625, Holetown is not only a wonderful beach resort, but also hosts the annual Holetown Festival, a week long explosion of colour, music and cuisine.
At whatever time of year you look for a holiday house in Prospect, the climate is on your side. Monthly average temperatures only vary slightly, from 24˚C in the coldest month (January) to 29˚C in the warmest (August).
The island paradise of Barbados is not as inaccessible as you may think. You could be relaxing in your Prospect property rental in just 8 hours of taking off in Britain. British Airways provide direct flights from London Gatwick (LGW) to Barbados International Airport (BGI) which is just a few miles from a Prospect holiday home.