We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Island Inn Hotel

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Professional photos
Island Inn Hotel
Island Inn Hotel
Panoramas (8)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

518 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Island Inn Hotel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 508: English reviews
Worksop
Level Contributor
12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2013

Better late than never, this review is from December 2012. Chose this hotel because it's small, all inclusive and the amazing reviews. Does it live up to praise, yes it does and more!....Management always there to listen and to ensure you have all you want and need, well done Thora. Reception service, absolutely top of the class, service with a... More 

Helpful?
7 Thank BobbysgirlWorksop
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
33 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2013

My wife and I have just spent thirteen nights at this hotel and have to say that we have a very mixed review. Firstly we had a wonderful relaxing holiday and we met some great people who were also staying in this hotel. Because the hotel is small and the public areas are compact you tend to get easily acquainted... More 

Helpful?
4 Thank David R
essex
Level Contributor
8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2013

The Island Inn is an exerlent small hotel close to the centre of Bridgtown that has recently been refurbished to a very high standard. it is across the road from the beach and near the Grarisson Savanner race course. The food is first class and the staff very friendly .

Helpful?
5 Thank willson70
Durham, England
Level Contributor
68 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2013

This hotel is perfect for a getaway, if you want entertainment and activities, children's club then this is not for you. The hotel is based in an old army rum store, packed full of history you can see from the design of the buildings. Entering the reception area you can see straight through to the bar area and the open... More 

Helpful?
4 Thank love_2_travel666
Barnsley, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2013

We have just returned following a 7 night stay in September.The hotel is in a nice position with the gorgeous beach only a minutes walk away. If you get up early, head for the beach and see the local racehorses being taken for a swim in the sea which is an amazing experience. The staff at the hotel all work... More 

Helpful?
4 Thank Michael C
Dominican
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2013

We have just returned home after spending 14 days at the Island hotel. The hotel was small and personal and like the previous reviews, we thought the food was fantastic. We have stayed at other hotels previously on an all inclusive basis but this was the by far the best varied menu we have experienced. Our room was standard, nothing... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank WEAKAT
Dublin
Level Contributor
13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2013 via mobile

We stayed at island inn all inclusive for 9 nights had seen mixed reviews and thought can't be that bad well things were not great food was only ok staff were not as chatty as I thought the barbarians would be and where the entertainment was I have no idea, a guy playing guitar and sang on our first night... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank Dub058
Beds
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2013

Stayed here for 11 days beginning of September. All of the staff were wonderful,but would like to say a big thank you to Sharon who went above and beyond the call of duty,thank you. There is not much choice if your a vegetarian ,but if its just meat you don't eat there is fish, fish and more fish.the room we... More 

Helpful?
5 Thank Susan K
Swindon, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2013

We have just returned from 9 days in this lovely hotel Firstly I will mention the cons, if you are vegetarian you will struggle with the menu, if you struggle with humidity it is like a brick wall, air con is hit and miss although fixed quickly , entertainment is 3 times a week and some extra would have been... More 

Helpful?
5 Thank Michele B
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
112 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2013

We stayed here for 2 weeks in August 13. The service and food were great and the rooms are large and well equipped [we had superior poolside rooms]. The pool is great and warm and pebbles beach just 3 minutes’ walk away is fantastic. The manager is very efficient and her Wednesday night cocktail parties are a really good idea... More 

Helpful?
5 Thank SueMarkH

720 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (382)
Viewed
Dining (35)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (67)
Viewed
Room/Suite (41)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (98)
Viewed
Bathroom (7)
Viewed
View from Room (12)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (3)
Viewed
2:26
Videos (2)
Viewed
Other (117)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (327)
Viewed
Amenities (49)
Viewed
Beach (21)
Viewed
Junior Suite (58)
Viewed
Pool (15)
Viewed
Dining (26)
Viewed
Standard Garden View Room (41)
Viewed
Superior Garden View Room (70)
Viewed
The Hotel (47)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (11)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (5)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Bridgetown
0.4 km away
Hilton Barbados Resort
Hilton Barbados Resort
#2 of 8 in Saint Michael Parish
3,136 reviews
20.4 km away
Sugar Cane Club Hotel & Spa
Sugar Cane Club Hotel & Spa
#1 of 10 in Saint Peter Parish
1,064 reviews
1.0 km away
Coconut Court Beach Hotel
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.4 km away
Savannah Beach Hotel
Savannah Beach Hotel
#4 of 9 in Hastings
1,289 reviews
0.1 km away
Radisson Aquatica Resort Barbados
0.7 km away
Sugar Bay Barbados
Sugar Bay Barbados
#3 of 9 in Hastings
346 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Island Inn is a quaint, 24 room, all inclusive property with meeting and function facilities. Situated less than a mile from the centre of Historic Bridgetown and within the Garrison Area – a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The hotel is footsteps away from the beach at the beautiful Carlisle Bay and Pebbles Beach and is conveniently close to shops and restaurants. Island Inn will amaze you with its disarming simplicity and old world charm. Whether you’re here alone, with the family, or with a group, travelling on vacation or on business, the Island Inn Hotel offers an unrivaled warmth of atmosphere, with contemporary trappings and a true Bajan experience. Originally constructed in 1804 as a Rum Storage facility for the British Regiment, Island Inn Hotel is now part of the historic Garrison area of Barbados. The building was designated a national treasure of Barbados. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Island Inn Hotel

Address: Aquatic Gap, Garrison Historic Area | St Michael, Bridgetown, Barbados
Region: Caribbean > Barbados > Saint Michael Parish > Bridgetown
Price Range: RM1,049 - RM1,938 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Island Inn Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 24
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Odigeo, Travelocity, Orbitz, Priceline and West Indies so you can book your Island Inn Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Island Hotel Bridgetown
Island Inn Barbados
Island Inn Hotel Barbados/Bridgetown
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Island Inn Hotel staff and other travellers.
27 questions
Ask a question
Newcastle, United Kingdom

See all questions (27)

Questions? Get answers from Island Inn Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“The suite is the best room. All other rooms are small and not much light in them.”
 of 5 bubbles HollyEngland, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book early because it is very popular. A lot of people re visit”
 of 5 bubbles I3480TPmariem, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Pool side rooms are best”
 of 5 bubbles P2248VPkarenh, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Quite a few people seemed to have problems with the air conditioning. Our upgraded room was fine”
 of 5 bubbles Chrisms_11, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms further away from the bar/restaurant are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles ladytravellerSurrey, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay