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Detendre, Sugar Hill, stunning penthouse 2 bedroom apartment

7 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 nights


Minimum Stay
5 nights


Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Westmoreland - Detendre

Sleeps 4, private roof top terrace, overlooks swimming pool

Detendre is a stunning 2BR, penthouse apartment which is privately owned and has been finished to an exceptionally high standard with beautiful furnishings in cool, relaxing colours with a good sized lounge, kitchen and utility room. Both the double and twin bedrooms are air-conditioned with ceiling fans and en suite bathrooms. Each opens up onto a large veranda overlooking the tropical gardens and the wonderful, free form swimming pool. This top floor apartment which has lift access, has the added bonus of a totally private rooftop sun deck with sun loungers where you can enjoy panoramic views over the West Coast and its sunsets. Included with the apartment is a flat screen TV with access to cable TV, telephone, DVD player, iPod docking station, WiFi, security safe, dishwasher, washer, dryer and maid service. At Sugar Hill you can enjoy all the facilities of the main clubhouse with its large infinity pool, bar, restaurant, fitness centre and tennis.

Barbados is an island paradise with its breathtaking scenic views and miles of white sandy beaches. Despite its small size, there are a wealth of interesting places to explore, from the historic Capital, Bridgetown with its abundance of shops and restaurants to the dramatic rugged East Coast where the Atlantic rollers break on the large rocks and reefs making it ideal for surfing. The highest point on the island can be found in the centre and is a great experience for lovers of natural beauty, who want to see an array of botanical wonders, gullies and cane fields.

Sugar Hill is located on the beautiful West Coast just a 5 minute drive from Holetown.

Holetown was the first settlement in Barbados and was originally named Jamestown after its benefactor Kings James I of England. There is a large stretch of beach in Holetown that welcomes visitors and provides various water based activities including boat trips and swimming with Turtles to name but a few. First and second streets are filled with a wide variety of restaurants and are very popular especially at the weekend.

There are also several beach front restaurants in Holetown including Zaccios, The Beach House,Tides and Surfside. Holetown has a large supermarket across the street from the beach and close to the Chattel Village shops where you can view local art, craft and fashion.

To the North of Holetown and the island’s northern-most town, also within close proximity of Sugar Hill is the first commercial centre of Barbados, Speightstown, once a major seaport and important fishing village. Smaller than Holetown but still with its own supermarket, shops, Post Office and art gallery as well as some beach front restaurants. Mullins Beach is located en route to Speightstown and is a picturesque bay with a nice, placid beach almost all year round. As residents of Sugar Hill you will receive a free beach chair and towel if you visit this beach. There is a restaurant and plenty of water activities to fill your day with including boat trips and snorkelling. On the opposite side of the road is Mullins Beach Indulgence spa offering a wide range of treatments, pool and Spa Café. We recommend you look at the magazine, ‘The Ins and Outs of Barbados’, copies of which are usually available at reception and around the Island, for details of restaurants, shops and property.

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  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Catherine Cliff / Colin Banyard
Member since: 2011
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based on 7 holidaymaker reviews

Detendre, Sugar Hill, stunning penthouse 2 bedroom apartment
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Another very enjoyable stay in this lovely apartment on the Sugar Hill Resort. It is a spacious 2 bed/ 2 bedroom apartment on the 2 nd floor with views over the complex. Well equipped and nicely furnished, and Tonia the housekeeper is lovely and keeps the apartment spotlessly clean. Sugar Hill has great facilities, 2 pools, gym, tennis courts and a restaurant as well as lovely walks around the complex with views out to the sea. We hired a car to get around, down to the beach at the Fairmont Hotel, where the staff are so friendly and the beach and sea is beautiful. So many excellent restaurants to choose from along the coast, we will be back asap to try the ones we missed.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
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A very relaxing break

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful property, well equipped and great facilities. We loved the very comfortable beds and the al fresco dining! Peaceful surroundings for a quiet relaxing break - but lots of lively entertainment within reach!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 20, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2013
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Beautiful Barbados, Beautiful Apartment

  • 5 of 5

We have been regular visitors to Barbados for more than 12 years and this year we stayed in Detendre Sugar Hill. Sugar hill is a prestigious resort of Villas and apartments on the west coast of the Island located on a hillside overlooking the sea. The resort is secure and private and has all facilities for sport and relaxation alike.

Detendre is a beautiful penthouse apartment overlooking garden areas and is spacious, clean and well maintained and is tastefully furnished and decorated. The apartment was fully equipped with everything we required and the description and photographs are entirely accurate. We found the lounge area and balcony to be larger than expected and we particularly enjoyed breakfast and afternoon tea on the balcony. We would recommend the apartment to couples and families alike.

Holetown, just a few minutes drive away has a well stocked Supermarket shops Restaurants and Cafes and there are plenty of other excellent Restaurants along the west coast in easy driving distance. We consider a car to be essential and we always pre-book through the internet with Stoutes Car Hire and collect on arrival at the airport. The staff are unbelievably friendly and efficient.

We look forward to returning to Barbados and Detendre in the future

  • Review Submitted: Nov 5, 2013
  • Date of Stay: May 2013
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Fabulous Apartment

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic holiday in this wonderful apartment in Sugarhill. Fully equipped with everything you'd need with spacious modern rooms and plenty of storage. Lovely to have the air-con in the bedrooms. The apartment was exactly as described and very clean. Beautiful view over the grounds and to the sea from the veranda, lovely for eating meals outside in the evening, sheltered and private. The roof terrace was perfect for sunbathing and had the added bonus of the jacuzzi. Sugarhill is a great location with friendly staff, beautiful quiet swimming pools and a lovely restaurant. Close to Holetown but a car is recommended for getting about / to the beach / shops / around the island etc. I would certainly recommend this apartment to others. We enjoyed Zacchios and The Beach House Restaurant in Holetown, both had tables next to the beach, lovely food and friendly, helpful staff. Would also recommend swimming with Turtles from Mullins Beach and a spa treatment at the Indulgence Spa opposite Mullins Beach. Sugarhill is a beautiful location for a truly relaxing holiday in Barbados.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 1, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2011
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Wonderful, wonderfully relaxing time

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I had a wonderful relaxing 10 days, as part of a party of four with another couple, in this apartment. The apartment is spacious, very high quality and extremely well equipped. The terrace is great and the roof terrace and hot tub/jacuzzi fantastic, particularly after a session of yoga or gym at the Clubhouse at the centre of the complex.

The grounds and swimming pools are luxurious and very well maintained. The clubhouse bar and restaurant was great for a sundowners and dinner. Although we actually prepared and cooked dinner in the apartment on a couple of occasions.

Barbados is a lovely island and Sugar Hill is ideally placed for golf and only a short 5 minutes car ride to the dedicated beach at Mullins.

A great place to stay. I would highly recommend it and look forward to staying there again.

Overall, the apartment had everything we wanted

  • Review Submitted: Oct 26, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2011
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Fabulous Location

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful well-equipped apartment with everything you need for a relaxing holiday. Modern kitchen, lovely bathrooms, good stereo, TV etc and comfortable furniture - especially the beds. AC in the bedrooms is a godsend for good sleep on a hot night.

The staff at the club and bar are friendly and welcoming and you feel at home very quickly. The other guests we met were also good company.

Beautiful beaches, restaurants, banks, shopping are all within a few minutes drive.

Plenty of sightseeing and historic destinations available if you are so inclined. Otherwise a great place to relax and unwind.

Highly recommended

  • Review Submitted: Oct 24, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2011
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Grantley Arms International Airport, Bridgetown
Nearest Ferry
25 Miles
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Car: recommended

Sugar Hill is an exclusive, gated resort community situated on the famous West Coast renowned for its beautiful, white sandy beaches and excellent restaurants. Sugar Hill is located just a 5 minute drive from Holetown where there is a large stretch of beach that welcomes visitors and provides various water based activities including boat trips and swimming with Turtles to name but a few. First and Second Streets are filled with a wide variety of restaurants and there are also several beach front restaurants to chose from. Holetown has a large supermarket close to the Chattel Village shops where you can view local art, craft and fashion. Whatever you chose do to with your time we are sure you will enjoy the beautiful Island of Barbados with all it has to offer. It is generally recognised as one of the friendliest and safest places in the Caribbean.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Westmoreland, St. James

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
6 Jan 2017 - 15 Apr 2017
5 night minimum stay
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Fees No additional mandatory fees

Please contact us for our Christmas Rates (15th Dec - 5th January) - minimum 1 week stay during this time.

We accept payment by cheque, Internet banking or wire transfer. 20% deposit on booking is non-refundable. Balance must be received 1 month before arrival during the summer and 3 months before arrival in the winter. Damage deposits may be required for some bookings.
A further 30% will be charged if guests cancel 30 days before arrival.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Westmoreland, Barbados

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1695 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • Luxury
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Both bedrooms are air conditioned with ceiling fans.
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Gated Community
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • botanical garden
  • duty free shops
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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