The luxurious resort of Schooner Bay is located on the western side of the fabulous island of Barbados. A Schooner Bay holiday provides the opportunity to really relax and unwind in some of the most stunning landscapes to be found in the Caribbean area of the world. A Schooner Bay holiday rental villa offers all of the mod-cons you would expect of a first-class hotel without the expensive price tag.
The emphasis of a Schooner bay holiday is to relax and unwind in some peacefully, stunning surroundings. A Schooner Bay holiday rental villa provides the perfect view of the Caribbean Sea whilst you relax and watch the day pass you by. If you do want a bit of activity on your Schooner Bay holiday then there are activities such as swimming, diving, water skiing, tennis and golf available in the resort.
If you can prise yourself away from your luxurious Schooner Bay holiday rental villa for long enough, then there are plenty of great places just waiting to be explored in the surrounding area. Approximately 15 minutes’ drive south of Schooner Bay is the historic town of Holetown. There are several great attractions to be seen here including the historic St. James’ Parish Church. The church is one of the oldest to be found on the whole of the island of Barbados. The structure was originally made from wood in the early 16th century but was rebuilt in stone after suffering a fire in the late 1600s. Visitors will note that the bell in the church, which is also the oldest surviving on Barbados, bears an inscription that dates its production to 1696.
If you are thinking about booking a fabulous Schooner Bay holiday rental villa then you will be able to experience a wonderful moderate sub-tropical climate, which means that it is warm and pleasant throughout the year. The warmest months of the year to have a Schooner Bay holiday tend to be from April through to November when the daytime temperature can reach as high as 32°C. The remaining months of the year also have fantastic daytime temperatures, hovering at around 28°C. The annual rainfall amount for the resort is 23 inches.
Travellers on a Schooner Bay holiday will arrive at the only airport on Barbados, the Grantley Adams International Airport (BGI) which is approximately half an hour’s journey from the resort. Airlines that offer cheap, regular flights to the island include Virgin Atlantic, LIAT, British Airways, Thomson Airways, Thomas Cook Airlines and BMI. Passengers can leave from numerous UK airports including Glasgow (GLA), Edinburgh (EDI), Liverpool (LPL), Manchester (MAN), Birmingham (BHX) and London Heathrow (LHR).