Home / Travel Guides / Caribbean / Barbados / Bridgetown

Bridgetown, Barbados

View gallery

25 photos

Below are pictures and videos. Select what you want to view below.

The nation's busy but easy-going capital, Bridgetown, is one of the oldest cities in the Caribbean with enough to interest the visitor for a few hours. Its architecture blends attractive, balconied colonial buildings with warehouses and brash modern office blocks. The centre of activity is the Careenage, a marina bordered by the Barbadian parliament (home to two small but fascinating local history museums). A number of the island's major religious buildings are located within five minutes' walk of parliament, including St Michael's Cathedral and a synagogue, both standing on the same …
Information by Rough Guides

Top Hotels in Bridgetown, Barbados

from Yahoo Travelers

Sandy Lane

This classical design coral stone resort set in a mahogany grove overlooking a sweeping crescent of golden sand and the Caribbean Sea. The Sandy Lane Resort is a world-class premier luxury resort. This spacious 112 ...

Top Things to Do in Bridgetown, Barbados

from Yahoo Travelers

Boatyard (The)

This popular spot is a relaxing beach haven by day and a nightclub with live entertainment by night. Beach activities include kayaks, ocean trampolines, slide games and ...

Top Restaurants in Bridgetown, Barbados

from Yahoo Travelers

Waterfront Cafe

Waterfront Cafe is attractive for its location, overlooking the Careenage in Bridgetown, bustling with boats and shoppers. Dine indoors and admire the contemporary art, or sit at one ...