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Sarah or Simon Ellis

Member since: 2000
Speaks English

1 bed & 2/3 bed apartments @ Mullins Bay - just 350 yards to the beach - Pool Apartment (1 Bedroom)

19 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 6 nights

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Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in St. Peter - Garden Apartment and Pool Apt

Set in an acre of peaceful tropical gardens with a large pool and friendly staff

THE GARDEN APARTMENT is available with either 2 or 3 bedrooms and can sleep 4 or 6 guests. It has a big hardwood deck and dining table nestling under a Mango tree.

- - - - THE POOL APARTMENT has 1 bedroom and sleeps 2 adults + up to 2 children on folding beds in the living/dining room. It opens onto a tiled deck with loungers and a hardwood dining table.

- - - - BOTH are set in an acre of glorious tropical gardens full of sweet scented Fangipani, Golden Palms, Mangos and passing Green Monkeys.

- - - - MULLINS BEACH is 4 minutes stroll with lovely sand and a great beach restaurant. Gibbes beach is a hidden gem 800 yards away.

Would you like someone to do some cooking for you : Fancy about a break from shopping and cooking? If you would like someone to cook authentic meals for you we have one English and three Bajan ladies who have cooked many lovely meals for us. They can cook you a meal for an occasional night - or everyday if you prefer. - - - -

FAVOURITE DISHES with guests include: Bajan seasoned flying fish, curry or roti, grilled Marlin, Tuna, Kingfish or Mahi Mahi, cou cou, baked eggplant, butternut squash, pineapple pie. - - - CHILDREN LOVE the baked chicken, Bajan macaroni pie and rice & peas.

Eating Out : MULLINS BEACH BAR & RESTAURANT is 350 yards away. A few hundred yards further North bring you a Chinese Restaurant and 3 informal Bajan eateries. -

SPEIGHTSTOWN which remains authentically Bajan is a mile from Mullins Beach, with popular eating places such as Mangos Restaurant, The Fisherman's Pub, Casareep Cafe and Doris’ Place. - -

FURTHER NORTH - Just beyond Speightstown on the coast road there is the excellent Fish Pot restaurant, La Mer at stylish Port St Charles and local fish frys in the fishing villages of Six Mens and Half Moon Fort.

HEADING SOUTH the best ribs in Barbados are at Chris's Places - in the hills a mile away. Nearer Holetown is the Lone Star restaurant, and equally renowned Groots Bar / Restaurant, plus Spago at Settlers Beach offering waterside Italian food.

HOLETOWN has 20 restaurants for all budgets and tastes including the excellent Tides & family friendly Zacchios

Car available - Airport pick up - Friendly staff: - - - CAR Our large 4 door, 5 seater classic Toyota is also available at a reasonable rate as part of a package for guests staying with us at Mullins Bay.

- - - STAFF Our friendly staff, Anthea the housekeeper and Andrew who looks after the garden, pool and maintenance will do all they can to make your stay in Barbados enjoyable and restful. The staff and pool are shared with Mullins Bay House and our one bedroom apartment which are in the same grounds.

- - - AIRPORT PICK UP We can arrange airport pick up for you with a reliable local taxi firm who know the apartment and will make your transfer easy.

- - - FACTSHEETS: To help you make the most of Barbados we have written an in depth guide to the area, local facilities, restaurant, bars and advice on getting cheap flights to Barbados - please email us for this.

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Details for holiday apartment Pool Apartment (1 Bedroom), 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, 1 Bathroom

The Pool Apartment is built of Coral stone and hardwood. It is extremely light and airy with one bedroom and a bathroom with a tiled shower. It has an open plan living room / dining room / kitchen with a curved breakfast bar. - - - OUTSIDE there is a dining and sun terrace with a hardwood table for relaxed dining under the covered part and comfortable loungers for sunbathing overlooking the pool. There are also club chairs for relaxing in. - - - HARDWOOD furniture and colourful modern fabrics provide a comfortable and cheerful blend. The apartment has a well equipped kitchen. We can provide 2 folding or blow up beds to sleep 2 children. - - - ENTERTAINMENT includes a TV, DVD and Radio CD player, a toy box with a good selection of games / toys, plus plenty of books and DVDs for books for all ages.
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Sarah or Simon Ellis (Property Manager)
Member since: 2000
Speaks English

Guestbook comments from the manager

POOL APT GUEST BOOK.....We loved the pool apartment, its architecture, layout, facilities, location. Gardens were gorgeous and its general location at Mullins is hard to beat on the island. Julie.

-- Your property is really special, from the beautiful gardens to relaxing interiors. Jon.

- - The setting in the garden is just divine and I was lucky enough to see those little green monkeys at least 4 occasions! Anne.

-- Had a wonderful 2 weeks. Lovely spot, fabulous apartment, great people. Tom & Lisa.

-- The whole place at Mullins is great. Thanks Simon & Sarah for what you have done to make this a fantastic experience. Tony & Chris.

-- What a lovely place and great staff. The ambience's is superb. Well done. Keith & Karen.

-- We love the Pool Apartment. It’s such a beautiful setting. We enjoyed the visits of the monkeys. Ray and Angela.

- - Will recommend this beautiful spot.
Nov 2007
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based on 19 holidaymaker reviews

Pool Apartment (1 Bedroom)
average rating of 4.8421054 based on 20 reviews

We had a great time

  • 5 of 5

The location is perfect with 2 beaches very close and lots of places to eat within a mile or two. Speightstown is lively - especially the Little Bristol Bar on the waterfront which is great. We loved the yellow buses with music blaring.

The pool apartment is comfortable and well maintained by Claudett who is very friendly. Nice to see monkeys helping themselves to mangos in the garden. The information provided by the owners was excellent and we enjoyed several of the suggested eating places. JuJus is great and we had a special meal at Cariba. Hope to stay longer next time. Pippa

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent Stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time in Barbados and loved our stay at the Pool Apartment - it was excellent value for money. As other reviewers have said it has a rustic charm and definitely grows on you the longer you stay - we were there for 2 weeks. The owners were really helpful and the information provided prior to our stay was invaluable .... we tried a lot of restaurants on the list and couldn't fault any of them. The location was excellent and its very easy to get around on the buses which stop at the bottom of the road. Would definitely recommend it to others.

  • Review Submitted: May 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
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  • 5 of 5

This place was ideal, private, beautifully landscaped, fully equipped in a beautiful location near to local restaurants, and the exclusive feeling Gibbs beach. Simon, the owner, and Sarah provided really useful and spot on information about the best places to eat and go. They even had our groceries bought beforehand and had a taxi pick us up with our keys from a 3am flight. Couldn't have asked for better owners. Can't wait to come back again. Fantastic value for me and my three 11 year olds staying in the pool house. Thanks so much!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Brilliant time relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We had a brilliant time in the Pool Apartment. Just the two of us this time enjoying the gardens, early morning swims on the beach and exploring more of this beautiful island. JuJu's was our favourite eating place the fresh yellow fin tuna is superb. We also loved the band playing at Mullins Beach - great music.

It was nice to see Andrew again and meet the new housekeeper Oneta who is very nice and hard working. We visited Bathsheba and Crane beach on the East coast - gosh it is very different from the West.

Thanks very much - Karen

  • Review Submitted: Mar 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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lovely garden, shabby interior

  • 3 of 5

We spent the whole of January here and had a really lovely holiday. the garden and pool area are beautiful but inside the pool apartment it is very shabby, The pictures posted on this site do not reflect the reality of the apartment. The cleaner was not very through. The electrical equipment is old and the oven was not reliable. The toilet had issues with the flushing system which the caretaker tried to resolve with little success. All of the public toilets I visited were far cleaner than the toilet in the apparment.

It is further to the beach than suggested but still very walkable.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We were rather surprised by this review because when we contacted the guests to return their deposit everything seemed fine as their email below shows. -----Original Message----- From: Roger xxxxxx Sent: 03 February 2016 12:57 To: Sarah Hi Sarah, Yes we enjoyed Barbados very much. Coming home, we are faced with such a big change in temperature though! Bank details as requested:- A/c xxxxxxxx Thank you Roger --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Clearly there was a problem with the cleaning. It is a real pity we were not contacted during the 4 week stay because we could have sorted all these things out very quickly. We actually changed the maiding arrangements for the Pool Apartment last month before we got the review. And the non performing maid will be leaving us next week.The oven problem was sorted out by our Supervisor at the time and a new oven is being installed in early April. We do ask all guests to contact us if anything is not to their satisfaction so that we can put things right and they can get on with enjoying their holiday. From now on we are going to ring guests after they have arrived to check all is well. Thank you for the review but next time please let the owners know if something is not right :)
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A Little Bit of Paradise

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the Pool Apartment for the second time in three years and were not disappointed coming back.

An ideal location five minutes’ walk from the beautiful Mullins Beach and only 15 minutes from several busy towns, set in tranquil, well maintained gardens. From the moment you arrive you will relax with the hardest decisions being whether to eat in or go out.

The Pool Apartment is maintained to a high standard, well equipped and very clean, being regularly cleaned during our stay. The owners work hard to ensure your stay is as enjoyable and relaxing as it can be and can always be reached with regard to any queries. The staff at the Villa are also always available to assist.

In summary – perfect!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Grantley Adams International
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
Mullins Beach
Car: not necessary

THE GARDEN APARTMENT & POOL APARTMENT at Mullins Bay House are in St Peter which is leafy and quiet with some of the best beaches in Barbados. - - - - MULLINS BEACH RESTAURANT is 350 yards away and a great place for lunch across the crystal water. Convenience shopping is 800 yards away together with 4 other local eating places. - - - SPEIGHTSTOWN, the colourful and bustling second biggest town in Barbados is just over a mile North with a wide range of shops, banks, bars and restaurants such as Mangos and the famous Fisherman's Pub. - - - - HOLETOWN is 5 miles South with about 20 restaurants and bars, Duty Free Shopping and other services. - - - BRIDGETOWN the capital is 10 miles to the South.

Other Activities: Luxury Spa just 4 mins walk.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Mullins Bay, St. Peter

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Apr - Aug 2016
21 Apr 2016 - 31 Aug 2016
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
1 Sept - 30 Nov 2016
1 Sep 2016 - 30 Nov 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Early December 2016
1 Dec 2016 - 14 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Xmas & New Year 2016/17
15 Dec 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
Jan - Apr 2017
4 Jan 2017 - 20 Apr 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Apr - Aug 2017
21 Apr 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Autumn 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Early December 2017
1 Dec 2017 - 14 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Xmas 2017 & New Year 2018
15 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £16 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

The rates above are for 2 people staying in the Pool Apt and include maid service and utilities.
Linen and bathroom towels are provided - please bring your own beach towels.
Additional adults are £100 per week, children £50pw.
Prices include maid service and utilities.
CAR AVAILABLE - Our 5 seater Suzuki Grand Vitara or Honda Jazz/Fit are available at a reasonable rate.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for Pool Apartment (1 Bedroom)in St. Peter, Barbados

Property Type:
  • apartment (detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 550 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Away From It All
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 extra beds avail
  • 2 extra folding beds can be put in the living room to sleep up to 2 children. Alternatively a cot and cot bed are available if required.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Television
  • Bicycles
  • Child's Swing
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • 2 bicycles
  • 4 garden chairs
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Staff
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
CAR AVAILABLE - Our 5 seat, air conditioned Toyota is available for guests to hire in advance by any of guests at reasonable rates - please email us for details. Non smoking indoors - plenty of space on the deck Indoor towels provided - guests need to bring beach/pool towels.

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