Butterfly Beach Hotel is located on the South Coast of Barbados in a beach and ocean front setting, with access to two white-sand beaches and a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. We are an excellent hotel for those looking for a self-catering but full-service property near to all the amenities the island has to offer. Newly renovated in the summer of 2018 Butterfly offers the best value for money to Barbados travellers.
The hotel consists of a 5-storey East Wing with both Deluxe Studios Island View and Ocean View, and two Deluxe 2-Bedroom Apartments; and a 4-storey West Wing with Superior and Deluxe Studios Pool View, Superior One Bedroom Apartments and one Deluxe Penthouse; both wings being served by elevators. Our central wing holds our Room Mixed View (stair access only) units. All rooms and studios have individual air-conditioning units, cable TV, telephones, free WiFi internet access, tiled shower, electronic safes, ceiling fans, and either two twin beds or one king bed (on request; Deluxe Ocean and Pool View Studios and Mixed View Rooms offer one king bed only). We also offer connecting rooms for families in addition to our spacious apartments.
Studio units include a kitchenette with 2 or 4 ring stovetop, microwave, small refrigerator, kettle, toaster, and appropriate cookware and crockery. Rooms have a mini refrigerator and kettle. One and Two bedroom Apartments offer a fully equipped kitchen with oven and microwave. Deluxe Studios have larger flat screen TV, upgraded kitchen, bathroom, bedding, furniture and lighting.
The hotel has a large main swimming pool with deck, an adults only feature lap pool, extensive sunning areas with loungers, and offers direct access to two white-sand beaches with excellent swimming. Other amenities include a seaside deck extension to the Reef Bar & Grill and a three-whirlpool cluster with shaded tables and chairs and free WiFi internet in most areas of the property. Beach towels are provided at our front desk ($ for exchange), as are tour and car rental bookings. We also have a token operated ($) Laundromat facility.
The property is close to the town of Oistins which offers shopping, banks, and local night life; including the famous Oistins Fish Fry every weekend. It is also close to the active St. Lawrence Gap with many restaurants and nightclubs, and is on several direct bus routes to the capital Bridgetown and many other points on the island. The airport is only 12 minutes away by taxi, and Bridgetown about the same, and we are also located near to many activities and amenities bookable via representative or tour desk.
Butterfly Beach Hotel was awarded British Airways Holidays “Independent Hotel of the Year 2007” from their worldwide program based on guest satisfaction and was Expedia.com’s “Best Selling Small Hotel in the Caribbean 2010”. The hotel has achieved TripAdvisor’s “Certificate of Excellence” rating every year since 2010 and was voted “Favourite Affordable Hotel in the Caribbean” by the Daily Telegraph for 2015 and Travellers Choice 2016 by TripAdvisor voters.
The casual Reef Bar and Grill, our restaurant and bar, and opens for buffet breakfast, á la carte lunch, daytime snacks, and dinner daily—serving a medley of continental and Caribbean cuisine.
The dining room and bar are open 7 days a week, from 7:30am to 11pm and serving either a full English breakfast buffet or guest choice from the a la carte menu from 7:30am to 10am, a la carte lunch with specials from 11:30am to 2:30pm, and a rotating schedule of theme buffet evenings, table d’hôte menus, and dinner specials in the evening from 6:30 to 9:30pm. Special requests to the chef are welcome. Bar snacks are also available outside of formal meal times.
Entertainment is scheduled three times weekly with live music after our Manager’s Rum Punch Party with free rum punch and cocktail snacks, Steel Pan music on BBQ buffet nights, and a lively Karaoke night or entertainer weekly (subject to change).
The lounge café area offers full drinks service and is equipped with a big-screen TV showing all the live sports including football, cricket, rugby, tennis, etc.