Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your The Whim getaway

Learn about the unique charm of The Whim with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. St. Nicholas Abbey and Animal Flower Cave are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around The Whim

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that The Whim has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Barbados Wildlife Reserve (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Caribbean International Riding Centre (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Green Monkey Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Sandy Lane Golf Course (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Atlantis Submarines Adventure (10 mi / 16.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of The Whim

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, The Whim is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Animal Flower Cave (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Huntes Gardens (6.7 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Bathsheba Beach (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Brownes Beach (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Bottom Bay Beach (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Speightstown Esplanade (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around The Whim

The nearest airport is in Bridgetown (BGI-Grantley Adams Intl.), located 15.3 mi (24.6 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around The Whim?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,810 holiday lettings near The Whim. From 306 Houses to 434 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near The Whim is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to The Whim?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in The Whim:

  • Sunset Crest: 329 holiday homes
  • Saint Lawrence Gap: 286 holiday homes
  • Lascelles: 286 holiday homes
  • Sandy Lane: 519 holiday homes
  • Rockley: 182 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to The Whim?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in The Whim. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Royal Westmoreland Golf Course: 2,693 holiday lettings
  • Port St. Charles Marina: 2,693 holiday lettings
  • Mullins Beach: 2,690 holiday lettings
  • Barbados Golf Club: 2,693 holiday lettings
  • Rockley Golf Club: 2,690 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around The Whim listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in The Whim?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 306 Houses in The Whim. Our other popular types of The Whim holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 434 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 1,006 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 29 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in The Whim?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,194 holiday homes with pool available in The Whim. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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