Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

Barbados is home to some of the most beautiful villas in the world.

Here is our list of the top 10 villas to buy in Barbados. This list is in no particular order.

OLIVEWOOD 

Olivewood is an 8 bedroom villa with sea views located on the Sandy Lane estate. Sandy Lane is one of the most sought after areas on the west coast of Barbados. We consider this to be one of the top 10 villas to buy in Barbados.

Olivewood occupies a ridgefront plot and has striking views over the golf course to the Caribbean Sea beyond.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

Olivewood is a detached villa designed by renowned architect Michael Gomes and completed in 2004.

It has on overwhelming ambience of peace and relaxation. 

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

The covered terrace it the perfect place to relax and entertain friends. Next to that is the romantic open sided dining room which is a work of art in itself.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

There are 6 bedrooms in the main house in a variety of pavilions and a separate 2 bedroom cottage.

Owners of Olivewood have a beach Cabana at Sandy Lane beach and access to the Sandy Lane Owners Club facilities. They may also use the tennis courts at Sandy Lane.

PRICE: £11.95m

For more details on Olivewood click here

COVE SPRING HOUSE

Cove Spring House is one of the most magnificent homes in Barbados. It is certainly one of the top 10 villas to buy in Barbados.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

Cove Spring House has 10 bedrooms and it sits at the top of a coral cliff overlooking the Caribbean Sea.

It is set in 1.3 acres of lush greenery and has breathtaking views.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

Cove Spring House comprises approximately 20,000 square feet of living space. The coral stone Palladian/Georgian architecture is complemented by sophisticated interior design.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

There are 7 spacious bedroom suites in the main house. There are also an additional 3 bedroom suites in the separate guest house.  

Suites are exquisitely furnished and feature expansive verandas, custom-built walk-in closets, and Italian marble bathrooms.  Other features include a cutting-edge media room, fitness centre and a commercial grade kitchen.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

Designed for outdoor living, most rooms boast wide verandas opening onto the expansive terrace. Here you will find a free-form pool and Jacuzzi. There are stunning sea views beyond. 

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

At the base of the cliff is a secluded beach with private access only from the villa. 

The property is surrounded by large immaculately manicured gardens and feature Balinese-inspired outdoor spaces designed to foster relaxed Barbadian sophistication. 

 
PRICE: $40m
 
 
Coco de Mer is next in our list of top 10 villas to buy in Barbados.
 
Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados
 
Coco de Mer is an elegant four bedroom home located on Simmons Road within the prestigious Sandy Lane Estate. This stunning villa was completed in 2006 and designed by renowned Michael Gomes. 
 
Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados
 
 The main reception of this elegant home opens to a covered terrace. This overlooks the infinity-edged swimming pool with views to the sea beyond. The reception is connected to the dining room by a bridge over a koi pond.

The lovely dining room is open on two sides. This allows diners to enjoy the balmy tropical atmosphere. 

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

On this level are two guest bedrooms with en suite bathrooms. There is also a media room on this level.

The master bedroom with its magnificent en suite bathroom is located on the first floor. It enjoys breathtaking views of the sea.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

The master en suite bathroom is opulent and luxurious.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

A fourth bedroom can be found in the pool house which provides an additional dining option. 

The gardens of Coco de Mer were landscaped by Stephen Thomas. They are mature, well designed and beautifully maintiand. 

The owner's attention to detail has resulted in a unique and one-of-a-kind property that is immaculately maintained. 

An adjoining residential lot, approximately 1.33 acres in size may also be available by negotitaion.

Floor area: 7800 Sq Ft

Land Area: 57,845 Sq Ft

PRICE: US$8m

  
Gardenia is next in our list of Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados.
Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados
This impressive 9 bedroom beach front estate stretches over 280 feet of beach frontage. It sits on 3 acres of beautifully manicured gardens.
 
Gardenia is ideally situated just ten minutes from both Holetown and Speightstwon on the west coast of Barbados. 
 
Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

 

The main house features 3 ground floor guest suites, all benefiting from direct access to the west facing terrace overlooking the inviting swimming pool.

It has a beautiful terrace overlooking the sparkling waters of the Caribbean Sea.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

Within the grounds are The Cottage, housing two 1 bedroom apartments. There is also The Gatehouse which provides ideal staff accommodation. The Gatehouse offers a further 3 bedrooms.

Gardenia also has its own tennis court.   

Gardenia is a home made for entertaining. The covered terrace and entertainment terrace are wonderful spaces for cocktail parties overlooking the Caribbean Sea.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

PRICE ON APPLICATION

 For more information on Gardenia click here.

GREENSLEEVES

Greensleeves is a one of a kind tropical escape. It is located on 15.95 acres of prime west coast beach front land.  No list of the top 10 villas to buy in Barbados would be complete without Greensleeves.

Top 10 villas to buy in BarbadosStaying at Greensleeves is like staying in your very own private mini hotel. It is an oasis of peace and tranquility. 

This is one of the few luxury Barbados villas that offers the tranquility and top class service of the Far East.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

You will enter Greensleeves through wonderful Mongolian Temple doors. You will then enjoy oriental water gardens. Here you can relax to the sound of soothing waterfalls and view the Koi filled lily ponds. 

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

Raised teak walkways lead you through the luxuriant tropical landscaping. This leads to the different dining and seating areas and the bedrooms.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

There are eight air conditioned bedrooms in the main part of the Villa. Each bedroom has en suite marble finished bathrooms and a terrace. The children's bathrooms are fitted with child-size tubs, toilets and sinks. 

There is also a ninth bedroom appropriately named Ocean Suite with stunning views over the sea.. 

There is an extensive free form swimming pool at Greensleeves measuring 100 ft by 70 feet. The pool also has a  sunken pool bar and extensive sun deck. 

Across the road from Greensleeves Barbados is an eight and a half acre landscaped park. This  features a stunning lily pond and a floodlit tennis court. 

Located south of Greensleeves within the natural landscape of the grounds is nestled Blue Point cottage. A 4 bedroom, 4.5 bath cottage with its own private pool.

The 12.90 acre landscaped park located across the road from main house provides a unique opportunity to redevelop the park into villas. These would have a private 12 foot wide access to the beach (not dissimilar to the Sandy Lane estate homes). Allowing for generous lot sizes of 1 acre each, the site could be redeveloped into 10 or more villa lots.

Floor Area: 25000 sq ft
Land Area : 15.97 acres
 
Few properties like Greensleeves exist on Barbados let alone come to the market. This is certainly one of the top 10 villas to buy in Barbados.
 
PRICE ON APPLICATION
 
 
 

Bluff House & Cottage is a luxury villa with private, direct access to the exclusive Sandy Lane beach. This has been a very popular property with rental guests. Its character, location and design certainly place it in our list of top 10 villas to buy in Barbados.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

Bluff House has recently been enlarged and furnished throughout. It is set in over an acre of mature tropical gardens.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados 

An impressive coral stone hallway leads into elegant areas ideal for socializing or relaxing.  This open plan layout flows directly onto the pool deck, affording glorious views through the palms to the sea beyond. 

There are six stylish air-conditioned bedrooms, each with ensuite bathrooms and spacious storage.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

The villa's magnificent master bedroom opens onto an expansive terrace with views of the garden and the sea beyond, while the other bedrooms open directly onto the tropical garden oasis.

Beyond the villa, there is a fully self-contained two bedroom cottage with ensuite bathrooms and spacious outdoor areas along with a fully fitted kitchen. 

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

The villa is ideally located with many sources of entertainment close at hand. Sandy Lane's legendary 18-hole course, shopping and restaurants in Holetown are all close by. The famous beaches along the coast line are just a stone’s throw away.

PRICE: US$10m

For more information on Bluff House and cottage click here

AURORA

Aurora is the next in our list of Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados. Aurora is a 7 bedroom property located on the Sandy Lane estate. It was designed by renowned architect,Larry Warren and sits on High Ridge Road on the Sandy Lane Estate.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

Aurora is on over 2 acres of land with wonderful sea views and attractive mature tropical gardens. It is a tradtional Caribbean property constructed from coral stone. Its interiors feature pickled pine ceilings and wood trim throughout. 

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

Aurora Sandy Lane has been designed with the living spaces opening out onto the fabulous terrace. From here  you can take in Caribbean Sea views across the 20 x 40ft swimming pool.

The U-shaped seating in the living room is an attractive and useful addition. The covered verandah provides outdoor living space. This is the perfect place to enjoy a drink before taking a seat at the coral stone table in the beautiful gazebo for dinner.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

Each of Aurora's 7 bedrooms are immaculately finished with ensuite bathrooms and air conditioning. Some of them some feature direct terrace access. The master suite occupies the entire first floor of the property. It has a wonderful balcony overlooking the pool and out to the west coast beyond. 

In addition to the 10,000 sq ft of living space Aurora has it's own tennis court and a beach cabana at the Sandy Lane Property Owners Beach.

Residents of Aurora may use the tennis courts at Sandy Lane and also the beach facility at the Sandy Lane Property Owners Beach.

PRICE: US$6.95m

For more information on Aurora click here

 TAMARINDO

Villa Tamarindo is one of the top 10 villas to buy in Barbados and has only recently been completed. It is located in one of the best west coast spots in Barbados. It is close to Holetown on a wonderful stretch of beach front land. 

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados Villa Tamarindo was designed by renowned local architect Larry Warren. The design incorporates traditional West Indian architecture with world class contemporary interiors.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

This is an exceptional home which is ideal for indoor and outdoor living and entertaining.

A 20ft swimming pool and terrace are slightly raised from the beachfront, providing the untimte in privacy, coupled with spellbinding views.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

Just a few minutes away from the property you will find the many restauraunts and ameneties of Holetown. This includes Limegrove Lifestyle Centre which boasts a collection of designer shops and boutiques. 

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

The development in which Villa Tamarindo is set is called Beachlands. It sits on prime beachfront land, approximately 500m north of the world famous Sandy Lane Hotel. It is within walking distance of most amenities of the town. 

There is a beautiful living reef at Beachlands which is teeming with colourful sea life and perfectly set for snorkelling. 

Floor Area: 13174.80 Sq Ft
Land Area : 46113 Sq Ft
 
PRICE: US$28m
 
 
 
Coral Sundown is next in our list of top 10 villas to buy in Barbados. It is a truly unique ridge front property within the exclusive Sugar Hill community on the west coast of Barbados.
 
Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados
 
Coral Sundown sits on a lush 3 acre plot providing 10,000 sq. ft of luxury living space. It has its own extensive infinity edge swimming pool and a tennis court.
 
Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados
 
Once through the private gates the attractive palm tree lined driveway winds it way to Coral Sundown.

The property has been designed to maximise the incredible Caribbean sea views. 

On the ground floor of Coral Sundown you will find 4 of the bedroom suites all of which open out directly to the beautiful tropical gardens.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

The Master and Junior Master suites are located on the first floor of the property and both boast private terraces with 180 degree sea views. 

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

There are plenty of informal seating areas throughout the property along with a family TV room, powder room and large covered terrace for formal dining.

The private tennis courts are in perfect condition and benefit from the cool breeze on the ridge. 

PRICE: US$9.9m

 
 
The final villa in our list of top 10 villas to buy in Barbados is Windward.
 
Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados 
Windward is stunning 5 bedroom, 5.5 bathroom property located in Sandy Lane. It has been fully renovated and is located on Cooper Hill in The Sandy Lane Estate.

Windward is very spacious and features a large swimming pool. It also has extensive covered terraces and outdoor areas which are perfect for relaxing and entertaining.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

It is a beautifully designed and furnished 2 storey coral stone property. The whole property inside and out is very impressive.

This exceptional villa sits on over 1.5 acres of carefully landscaped grounds. 

The property is very private, fully enclosed and gated.

There is also a separate building housing a fully equipped gym, garage and storeroom.

One of the main features of this lovely property is its beautiful sweeping double staircase.  It is a focal point of this property.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

The staircase lease up to the stunning master bedroom suite. There is also a study and two additional bedrooms on this floor.

All bedroom suites are air conditioned with ceiling fans, safes and cable TV. 

The en suite bathrooms (except the master) are all fixed with marble finishes, double vanities and rain showers. The master is fitted with marble finishes, double vanity basins and a bath tub and large rain shower. 

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

The main living area is open plan. There are French doors which open onto the spacious covered terrace. This creates an expansive space for combined indoor/outdoor entertaining. 

A gazebo is the perfect romantic spot to dine in the evening or for breakfast and lunch.

Steps from the main terrace lead out to the garden and pool.

Top 10 villas to buy in Barbados

Windward comes complete with a private cabana at the Sandy Lane Beach facility which is located alongside The Sandy Lane Hotel. 

Residents of Windward may use the beach facility at the Sandy Lane owners club. They are also entitled to use of the Sandy Lane tennis courts. The Sandy Lane Golf Club is close by. and

Restaurants and amenities of Holetown are a short drive away.

PRICE: US$7.99m

For more information on Windward click here

It has not been easy compiling this list of our top 10 villas to buy in Barbados. We have many others which could just have easily been included in this list of top 10 villas to buy in Barbados.

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