The Fairmont Glitter Bay
Porters, West Indies, Barbados

The Fairmont Glitter Bay's landscaped gardens, cooling fountains and backdrop of colonial Barbados, cast a spell over visitors.

Lounge in the shade of a palm tree as the turquoise water laps the white sand.

Meet with colleagues at the beach house lily pond or in The Fairmont Glitter Bay Lounge.

Enjoy a host of exhilarating water sports while the kids take part in the fascinating programs at Tully's Kids Club.

Make The Fairmont Glitter Bay your key to discovering the magic and splendor of a Barbadian paradise.

The Fairmont Glitter Bay
West Indies, Barbados


Alarm Clock - Babysitting, Child Services - Lounge, Bar - Beach - Beauty, Barber Shop - Business Center - Coffee Maker in Room - Concierge - 24 Hour Front Desk - Handicapped Rooms and Facilities - Free Parking - Golf - Hairdryers Available - Mini Bar - Banquet, Meeting Facilities - Pool - Restaurant - Room Service - Safe Deposit Box - Shops, Commercial Services - Fitness Center or Spa - Tennis - Television with Cable - Laundry, Valet Services - VIP Rooms/Services

Check in time is 4 PM
Check out time is 11 AM

Time Zone is Atlantic Standard (not on daylight)
Opened in 1981 Renovated in 1998 71 rooms. 3 floors.
American Dollars is the native currency.


Deluxe Room: Deluxe Rooms are spacious airy rooms decorated in muted tropical tones. Rooms have a full bathroom (including bidet), wicker armchairs, an armoire and a balcony. Rooms are air-conditioned and have bathrobes for guest use during their stay. These rooms can accommodate up to two adults and one child. Bed Type: One King or two Twin bedsSize: Approximately 500 sq. ft.View: City view, pool view or partial ocean view

One Bedroom Suite: The One Bedroom Suite offers a carpeted bedroom with air-conditioning and/or ceiling fan, a kitchenette, full bathroom (with bidet), living room with ceiling fan only and a spacious balcony with seating.

This suite can accommodate up to three adults, or two adults and two children under 12 years (extra beds are placed in the living room as required). Bed Type: One King or two Twin beds Size: 800 sq. ft. View: Garden or pool

Two Bedroom Suite: Glitter Bay has five Two-Bedroom Penthouse Suites. These luxurious suites offer two carpeted bedrooms with air-conditioning and ceiling fan upstairs, and a kitchen, living room with a mini-bar and ceiling fans downstairs (no air-conditioning on lower level). Each bedroom has its own bathroom and private balcony.

The open-air dining area has a table and chairs (on the terrace or balcony). This beautiful suite can accommodate a maximum of 5 adults or 4 adults and two children (each bedroom can accommodate a rollaway if needed).Bed Type: one King in master bedroom, two Twin beds in second bedroom Size: 1700 sq. ft.View: ocean, pool or gardens (depending on availability at the time of check-in)


Recreation Information

Golf: Royal Westmoreland Golf Course Note: Hotel guests can only reserve a tee time 48 hours in advance, as well, they can only golf between the hours of 10:30am to 12pm A superb 27 hole, 6870 yard, par 72, Robert Trent Jones Jr championship golf course. The course is about 7 minutes away from the hotel.

Complimentary transfers to Golf Course. Reserve T-off times through concierge upon arrival at resort.Guests can sign their golf charges back to their room.Dress code - appropriate golf attire is required - knee length shorts, no jeans, bathing suits, t-shirts, gym shorts, halter tops etc.Golfers age 12-17 must play as well as an adult and be properly attired. Carts mandatory (included in green fees)

Tennis: Two lighted tennis courts for complimentary play, day or night. Tennis courts are hard surfaced courts. Free of charge but reserve courts (or lessons) ahead of time.

Swimming: Ocean swimming is at your doorstep in the beautiful turquoise water of the Caribbean Sea's west coast.The hotel is located on a half mile stretch of whie, sandy beach. Two outdoor freshwater swimming pool - one for adults, one for children. Adult and child pools are connected by a waterfall and footbridge.

Watersports: Complimentary water sports include snorkeling, catamaring sailing, windsurfing, waterskiing, and sunfish boats. Reservations are suggested but not mandatory. Also available are paid water sports provided by private operators on the beach. Glass bottom boat rides, Jet Skis, Deep Sea Fishing and Scuba Diving


Restaurant Information

The Piperade: Open for breakfast and dinnerAll day A la carte with specials menuA charming open air restaurant in a beachside setting underneath towering palms and overlooking the Caribbean. Piperade serves both International and Caribbean fare.Award winning restaurant with wonderfully relaxed ambience and offers contemporary American cuisine.

Dress code: All restaurants at Glitter Bay are informal, however, remember that with a long British history, Barbados tends to be a conservative, more formal atmosphere. Shirts are required in the restaurants. It is requested that during the evening dinner time, gentlemen wear long pants. No jeans and t-shirts in the evening please.



Glitter Bay Hotel is located on the west coast of Barbados on a 30-acre tropical estate in the parish of St-James. Nestled in a lush coconut grove oasis overlooking the Caribbean Sea and a ½ mile stretch of sandy beach. The resort is 8 miles from the capital city of Bridgetown.Grantley Adams International Airport; (BGI) is located 12 miles (17 km) east of Bridgetown, near Christ Church.

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