Bougainvillea Beach Resort

Christ Church, Barbados

425 reviews
Very good airport hotel. Close to the beach with many options for eating and drinking.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Garage & Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Radio
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • King-size Bed
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Kitchenette
    • Lounge
    • Double Bed
    • Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Bathtub
    • Microwave
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Fridge
    • Oven
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Balcony/Terrace
  • Facility
    • Playground
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Hairdresser
    • Kids Club
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Game room
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • TV Room
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Shops
    • Medical Assistance
    • Restaurant(s) with high-chairs
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • Special Diet
    • à la carte Lunch
    • Breakfast Served
    • Half Board
    • Lunch Buffet
    • à la carte Dinner
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Set menu lunch
    • Continental Breakfast
    • All inclusive
    • Full Board
    • Children's Pool
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Jacuzzi
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Aerobics
    • Entertainment Program
    • Jet Skiing
    • Tanning Studio/Solarium
    • Windsurfing
    • Ping Pong
    • Swimming Pool
    • Sauna
    • Tennis
    • Pool bar
    • Children's Entertainment
    • Billiards/Snooker
    • Water Skiing
    • Number of Pools
    • Banana Boat
    • Massage
    • Surfing
    • Sailing
    • Beach Umbrellas
    • Beach Volleyball
    • Golf
Maxwell Coast Road Christ Church Barbados
1.3 mi to downtown


This complex is located beside Barbados’ beautiful south coast and combines fine Mediterranean architecture with an unspoiled location directly beside sandy Maxwell Beach. Affording a wonderful, relaxing location that is at the same time close to the vibrant lifestyle on offer on the south coast of Barbados. The fishing village of Oistins is just 5 minutes walk from the hotel and is famous for its Friday night ‘Fish Fry’ at which roasted or fried fish may be sampled. A short, 5-minute walk along the beach leads to St. Lawrence Gap, which is famous for its top restaurants, lively bars and colourful nightlife scene. A horse racing track is 1 km away. The nearest links to the public transport network lie across the road from the hotel and the airport is 15 minutes away, as is the capital town of Bridgetown where a bus station is to be found.


The hotel comprises a total of 138 rooms. These are located in the main building (4 storeys) or in one of the 2 adjacent buildings (up to 4 storeys). At the establishment, travellers are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Individual storeys are accessible via the lift or stairs. Amenities include a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access is available to guests in the public areas. Among the culinary options available at the accommodation are a restaurant, a dining area, a café and a bar. Various shops are available, including a souvenir shop. The grounds of the hotel feature a playground and an attractive garden. Additional features at the establishment include a newspaper stand, a TV room, a playroom and a library. Travellers arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the garage or in the car park. Available services and facilities include a babysitting service, medical assistance, room service, a laundry service and a hairdresser.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, a fan, a living room, a kitchen and a bathroom. Most rooms feature a balcony with a view for guests' enjoyment. Many rooms feature a sea view, which further enhances the ambience. The rooms have a double bed, a queen-size bed, a king-size bed or a sofabed. Separate bedrooms are also available. Cots are available for younger guests. There is also a safe. For self-catering guests, there is a well-equipped kitchenette with a fridge, a cooker, a microwave and a tea/coffee station. An ironing set is also available for travellers' convenience. Little extras, including internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio and WiFi, contribute to a great stay. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer and bathrobes are provided for everyday use. The accommodation offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.


The hotel features an outdoor pool and a children's pool. Sun loungers and parasols are ideal for relaxation. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. There is also a poolside snack bar. A variety of sporting activities, such as tennis, beach volleyball and volleyball, or for a fee, golf, are offered at the establishment. Many sports options are available, including water sports such as jet skiing, kayaking, snorkelling and diving. For a fee, water skiing, windsurfing, kitesurfing, banana boat rides and sailing can also be enjoyed. The accommodation offers a wide range of indoor sporting activities, for example a gym, billiards and yoga, or for a fee, table tennis and aerobics. Various wellness options are available at the hotel, including a spa, a sauna, a beauty salon, massage treatments and a solarium. Other options and services include an entertainment programme, a kids' club and a casino.


Catering options available at the establishment include half board and full board. Guests can choose to book options such as breakfast, lunch or dinner. Staff are also happy to provide special dietary cuisine. Guests can choose from a range of drinks, including alcoholic beverages.


The following credit cards are accepted at the accommodation: VISA and MasterCard.


  • Wellness Area
    "Great wellness & sports facilities"

    Table tennis free. Spa good.

    "Awesome wellness and fitness areas."

  • Location
    "Great location"

    Landscaping gorgeous. Spectacular scenery. Great restaurants.

    "Great location." "Great nearby restaurants, bars, and shopping right by beach." "Close to the airport, with easy car access."

  • Pool
    "Great pool"

    Large swimming pools. Excellent pool layout. Lovely pool.

    "Great pool."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Fabulous staff. Fantastic security staff. Accommodating bar tenders.

    "Great, friendly housekeeping." "Service is professional, especially at the bar, and reception is top-notch." "Recreation staff is nice." "Great hotel security."

  • Bar and Beverages
    "Bar is awesome"

    Accommodating bar tenders. Bar staff great. Bar tender.

    "Bar is awesome." "Good bar service."

  • Comfort
    "Rather comfortable"

    AC works very well. Quiet resort. Quiet road.

    "Very comfortable, spacious, and quiet rooms with wonderful beds." "Decent bathroom size but bad A/C."

  • Amenities
    "Great amenities"

    Excellent facilities. Sport equipment right on site. Games room good.

    "Good amenities and hotel building is acceptable." "Elevator in need of updating."

  • Room
    "Great room"

    Fantastic apartment. AC works very well. Lovely balconies.

    "Clean rooms with wonderful beds and stunning views." "Large rooms, with nice kitchenettes and balconies." "Outdated, poorly maintained rooms with insufficient A/C." "Bathrooms are moderately-sized, but substandard."

  • Vibe
    "Decent vibe"

    Deluxe suite. One bed deluxe. Wonderful atmosphere.

    "OK vibe and a friendly atmosphere." "Hotel could use some updating." "Luxurious Hotel." "Hotel is relatively stylish." "Perfect airport hotel." "Awesome for a beach holiday." "Good resort hotel."

  • Breakfast
    "Breakfast is average"

    The breakfast buffet included. Skip the breakfast buffet. Great breakfast.

    "Breakfast is decent but expensive."

  • WiFi
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Slow internet. Bad wifi service. Spotty wifi.

    "Wifi quality could be improved."