Where to stay around Providence?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 19 holiday lettings near Providence. From 9 apartments to 6 houses, 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 Providence is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Providence?

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 Providence:

  • Saint Lawrence Gap: 347 holiday homes
  • Foul Bay: 33 holiday homes
  • Upper Carlton: 341 holiday homes
  • St. Martins: 16 holiday homes
  • Maynards: 85 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 Providence?

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

  • Royal Westmoreland Golf Course: 2,696 holiday lettings
  • Barbados Parliament Buildings: 2,722 holiday lettings
  • Port St. Charles Marina: 2,714 holiday lettings
  • South Coast Boardwalk: 2,696 holiday lettings
  • St. Lawrence Bay: 2,716 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Providence 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 apartments in Providence?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 9 apartments in Providence. Our other popular types of Providence holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Providence?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Providence. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Providence, Barbados your home away from home

    Holidaymakers looking for a beautiful place to stay in the Caribbean with wonderful views need look no further than Providence in Barbados. This wonderful place is located in the south of the island in the parish of Christ Church, and is a great location for many interesting attractions. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, holiday homes and condos.

    Things to do on holiday to Providence, Barbados

    Providence is located inland but is just five minutes drive from some lovely white sandy beaches providing great places to relax and enjoy the sun or take swim in the warm sea. Watersports are available in the area including surfing, kayaking, windsurfing, kite surfing and boogie boarding. There is also some great fishing to be had where holidaymakers can catch barracuda, tuna and marlin amongst other species. Golf is very popular here and there are several courses on the island including the 18-hole one at Barbados Golf Club, which is just a short drive from Providence. The island has some wonderful places for hikers, horse riders and cyclists to roam. Lots of bars and restaurants can be found nearby particularly on the southwest coast. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food and drinks from a nearby supermarket and deli. The main shopping area is in the capital, Bridgetown but craft and gift shops can be found elsewhere in the south of the island.

    Places to visit on holiday to Providence, Barbados

    There are a number of interesting historic buildings to visit near to Providence such as the 89 foot tall South Point Lighthouse, George Washington House and Sunbury Plantation House. A short trip to the capital Bridgetown offers plenty of history and interesting sites such as the Parliament Buildings. Holidaymakers will also find a few museums on the island such as the Concorde Museum and Barbados Museum. There are some other very interesting buildings worth visiting on the island including Christ Church Parish Church and St Lawrence Church, both of which are located on the south coast.

    Weather in Providence, Barbados

    The temperature on the island remains fairly constant throughout the year with an average daytime high of 75-85 degrees Fahrenheit. The dry season is January to June with tropical rainstorms sometimes in the hurricane season between June and October. However, the rain normally quickly passes to be followed by sunny weather again. Hurricanes normally avoid Barbados as well. Between January and March holidaymakers can expect approximately 10 hours of sunshine per day, but the rest of the year will not be much lower than this.

    Travel to Providence, Barbados

    Grantley Adams International Airport (BGI) is approximately 10 minutes drive from Providence and is served by many regional and international carriers. Flights arrive here from airports such as Frankfurt (FRA), London-Gatwick (LGW), Manchester (MAN), Miami (MIA), New York (JFK) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) amongst others. Taxis are available from outside the airport building and car hire companies offer pick up services from the airport including Car Trawler, Courtesy Rent a Car, Drive a Matic, Elite Rent-a-Car and Stoutes Car Rental.

    Sightseeing in and around Providence

    Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Providence a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Barbados Golf Club (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Kendal Sporting (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
    • Turtle Beach (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
    • Rockley Golf Course (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
    • Atlantis Submarines Adventure (7.5 mi / 12 km)
    • Ocean Echo Stables (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Providence

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Providence is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Crane Beach (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
    • Brownes Beach (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
    • Bottom Bay Beach (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
    • Huntes Gardens (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
    • Bathsheba Beach (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
    • Chancery Lane Swamp (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)