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Spacious cool and breezy Apartments with a captured ocean view and the country

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,200 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights


About the property

2 bedroom, 1 bathroom patio with ocean view and laundry room

Apartment situated just outside entrance to 2 beaches and 5 minutes walk to 3 restaurants. Two bedrooms fully air conditioned with queen and double beds and a spacious bathroom. Free wifi. TV and a local cell phone. Kitchen fully equipted with micro wave, stove, toaster, fridge, coffee maker and electric kettle. The kitchen is well laid out with clean white painted cupboards fully stocked with amenities eg. cuttlery,plates and plenty glass ware . Laundry has a washing machine , ironing board, cupboards and the option of inside or outside clothes line. Living/dining room is also spacious with upholstered suite and a 4 seater dining table additional chairs are also there. The view from the patio overlooks the hilly countryside and directly in front is a picture view of the ocean. Walk along the cliffs passing the grassy pastures or just sit and enjoy the ocean breeze.

Located on the bus route that takes you to four towns, with connections to all the other attractions on the island

More Details

Michael Laurie
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 August, 2018

About Michael Laurie

My wife and I are a middle age couple, We have been married for 37 years and sucessfully raised three(3) children who gave us six(6) adorable grand children. We love traveling and experiencing different cultures having seen most of the Caribbean islands, north and south America. My wife Andria is a professional tour representative for the pass twenty (20) years and enjoys meeting and interacting with so many varying nationalities. I am a building contractor. We enjoy walking along the cliffs and taking pleasant drives around the countryside.

Michael Laurie purchased this apartment in 2009

Why Michael Laurie chose Diamond Valley

The close proximity the Crane beach and the district is cool and serene. The neighbourhood is quiet and serene with friendly neighbours.

What makes this apartment unique

Sitting on the patio enjoying the atlantic breeze the satuate the entire living/dining area delights us and all who visits.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Diamond Valley in Saint Philip

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • The air conditioner in the bedrooms MUST be turned off each time you leave the ROOM. Failure to comply may result in an additional charge.
  • House keeping is available at a nominal fee, [EXTRA]
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • resort ...
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Elegantly and tastefull decorated bathroom with tub.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , Fully air conditioned second bedroom lots of closet space
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Fully air conditioned with vanity, closet and table
  • Bedroom 1 is air conditioned it has a queen size bed and head board,one side table, full length standing mirror, four drawer dresser and two pictures on the walls. A spacious closet which accomadates full lenght garments and storage for extra linen and towels
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • Miniature golf
  • photography
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surfing
  • swimming


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Spacious cool and breezy Apartments with a captured ocean view and the country
average rating of 4.8421054 based on 19 reviews

Great spacious 2 bedroom apartment.

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our 2 weeks stay in this lovely apartment. The 2 bedroom apartment is airy, clean, spacious and comfortable. We especially enjoyed having breakfast on the balcony every morning and planning our day. A 3 minute walk to Crane Beach on a hot day makes this location paradise. Michael and Andria have thought of everything to make the stay enjoyable. Renting a car is preferable, specially if you want to see the island in all it’s beauty since the local bus service takes up to an hour to Bridgetown one way. The restaurants nearby are great, Marco Polo (best thin crust pizza is our favourite if you need a change from chicken and fish), Cutters and Del Roti. If you have never been to Barbados you will fall in love with island and it's people. It’s our third time and we will be back.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clayton, NY

Pleasant, clean, and relaxing .....

  • 4 of 5

What a nice place to reside for a few weeks. Spent six weeks here and had a wonderful time. The apartments are very nice, spacey, and well appointed. Beaches were a short walk from the apartment. The bus stops into and out from the city were very close by. Getting somewhere on the buses was easy - getting back - not so reliable time wise. There are a few places to eat nearby but mainly you needed to travel a little ways to get into the heart of cities. Weather was wonderful even with the occasional little shower. Michael was there when ever needed, but the need was very minimal. He picks you up and drops you off at the airport any time of day. Grocery stores and mini-marts are fairly close but food costs on the Island are fairly pricey. Autos for hire were readily available but a bit pricey and the roads not so good. Also, right hand drive, but just had to think a bit.. All in all, We had a very memorable winter break on a Beautiful Island with wonderful residents who were all very friendly .....

  • Review Submitted: 25-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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like a home away from home

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at the apartment, which was a very short walk away from the crane beach. All the facilities worked well such as the washing machine,air conditioning and the oven. Micheal was always on hand if we needed any help. The rooms were clean and spacious. We also enjoyed playing in the garden with our toddler and baby. I would definitely recommend this apartment to a friend. It was perfect for our small family of 4.

Thank you very much.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Saqib and his family are really to be admired. They are a family to learn from. Perfect examples of our beautiful guest. We would like to have them stay with us again. We recommend them to all our vrbo family.
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Nicely located with public transport around the corner

  • 4 of 5

I had a lovely time at Crane Beach Apartments. The beds were comfy, washing and bathing were easy with plenty of (hot) water, and the wifi worked, all good value for money. The few times I needed Michel he was on the spot in no time, that was really wonderful. And it made me feel safe. I made use of the public transport and did some nice trips. It was an advantage to stay in St Philip, as there were always seats vacant on the busses. Travelling the Island took time though. The local restaurants, the ressort and the amazing sea views in the neighbourhood gave an extra dimension to my stay. Thanks, Michael!

  • Review Submitted: 15-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, Canada


  • 5 of 5

Crane Beach Apartments were perfect for our needs! Spacious, clean, very well ventilated with great amenities. It is perfectly located to reach the best beaches on the island. It's located close to the basics, gas, restaurants and groceries, without the busyness of the city. Michael and Andrea were amazingly accommodating with any request, definitely above and beyond. They picked us up at the airport, surfboard and all! They gave us the lay of the land and everything we needed to feel comfortable. Soon after arriving, we rented a vehicle for our two week stay to check out other parts of the island. Our whole family loved everything about Barbados. We only met friendly, smiley people.

Thank you for being part of our fantastic vacation Michael and Andrea!

The Anderson family

  • Review Submitted: 15-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sandra B

  • 5 of 5

Breathtaking view only a few feet away from the beach. The apartment was very spacious and airy. There was so much to see and do, I never had a dull moment, in fact I felt like I needed a holiday, to get over this holiday. Michael was an amazing host, he was always there when you needed him, both day and night nothing was too much trouble for him. I loved this place so much, I will definitely be using this accommodation again. Once again Michael thank you for the opportunity to meet you, and being able to stay in such a wonderful apartment. Sandra & Shantay B

  • Review Submitted: 04-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Grantley Adams International
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Crane Palms
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Barbados Golf and Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Cutters, Crane Beach Resort, Sunbury Great House
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Crane Beach, Ginger Bay, Foul Bay beach
Car: not necessary

Relaxing environment after a day of fun and sun.Catch a glimpse of the aqua ocean and surrrounding countryside on the breezy patio. The two(2) bedrooms are air conditioned for your comfort, fully equipted kitchen and spacious living/dining room area.The Crane beach is very popular to locals and visitors especially on weekends. The sand is pinkish and the atmosphere is very relaxing. Take along your picnic baskets or use the services of the vendors on the beach. The apartment is located ont the bus route which stops outside your door. The Internationally knows Crane Resort is just half mile away, duty free shopping and a choice of three resturants for luxury dining. Cutters Deli just two minutes walk is a more local dining experience. The Crane palms restaurant recently reopened is very popular with guest at the Resort for a more interactive asmosphere and it also reatures a well stocked bar. Sunbury great house is about 5 miles away, very famous for weddings and local buffet lunches, a house tour takes you back to the seventeen hundreds with its well preserved furnoiture and clothing. Oistins topwn is a must visit also famous for weekend fish frys, lots of music and local dishes experience the mixture of cultures.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Payments made directly to us on arrival or pay pal may be arranged

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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