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Liverpool
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Private house set in its own grounds close to numerous very expensive hotels. Gail the resident owner could not be more welcoming or helpful. Great place to stay at a reasonable cost. Highly recommended.

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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 30 January 2017

My wife and | booked 9 nights at the Dover Woods. We had a main floor room with en suite. The Dover Woods is an unusual place to stay as you are sharing a house with other guests. All guests have access to the kitchen, a dedicated cupboard for dishes, one shelf of the communal refrigerator, access to cooking utensils,...

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Thank Kent M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Miss Gail was the most welcoming hostess and her home was a pearl alongside the huge expensive hotels! Her natural garden is really one of a kind with crabs, variety of fruits and of course the adorable monkeys! She offered to drive us to Orchid world(witch we would recommend) and ended up on an amazing sightseeing trip, an experience we...

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Where to begin! I stayed at Dover Woods for a week and it was the perfect base for my time in Barbados. St Lawrence gap is full of restaurants and bars, with lots of live music (Scoopies and the Gap are just minutes away and great options!), not to mention the stunning beaches. The guest house itself is wonderful. The...

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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

My best friend and I stayed here during Cropover for 5 days - you will be hard pressed to find better hospitality anywhere. You really feel at home at Dover Woods and Gail makes the extra effort to make your stay as comfortable as possible. She even helped me with a last minute alteration to my Cropover costume! I cannot...

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Thank Mona M
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Gail's home was the perfect base for our two weeks in Barbados. Our room was a large en-suite and contained everything that we needed. The use of the kitchen was an added bonus and we often had breakfast on the terrace overlooking a family of monkeys who lived in the nearby woods. The guesthouse was on the lively St Lawrence...

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2Thank Richard T
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2016

This place is a hidden gem. Like many other visitors I chose it based on other reviews and I was not disappointed. Gail was a wonderful host, providing lots of information about the area as well as the island in general. It is a large house surrounded by a natural garden which is the home for a family of green...

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2Thank magsathome
Thunder Bay, Canada
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Dover Woods Guesthouse was a hidden gem that my friend and I stumbled upon when booking a trip to Barbados. Gail responded to emails very fast and was extremely helpful in answering my questions before we even arrived at her place. When arriving she made us feel at home right away, by greeting us and telling us about her place...

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2Thank Joey M
Blackburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 December 2015

I stayed here for 2 weeks in late November early December and it was a great choice.First of all I will talk about the guest house which was ideally situated.It was a 2 minute walk to the beach and a 2 minute walk to the bus stop which was ideal.Staying here you had the choice of spending time in st...

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3Thank Paul C
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

My friend and I spent 10 days in Barbados in October 2015 and took a chance on this guest house based on reviews left by other travellers. I have to say that this was an amazing find. The house was clean, spacious, and well positioned. Our room was huge and had an en suite bathroom with air con and a...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We have owned and operated Dover Woods Guest House for over twenty years. It is a big house in a beautiful garden, which is part jungle and contains many large trees, also and fruit trees. We have four large bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, a communal kitchen, living room and porches. We have a short path to the beach, we are close to the shops and action on St. Lawrence Gap, but far enough away to have peace and quiet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dover Woods Guesthouse

Address: St. Lawrence Gap BB15028, Barbados
Region: Caribbean > Barbados > Christ Church Parish > St. Lawrence Gap
Price Range: RM323 - RM549 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dover Woods Guesthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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Dover Woods Guesthouse Barbados/St. Lawrence Gap
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“I feared having a noisy room as it was right next to he kitchen but it was very silent. The insects in the Carribean are always louder than anything else anyway :-).”
 of 5 bubbles fiujin, 21 Nov 2013 | Read review
“Didnt need ac as the fan above the bed kept me cool all night long!”
 of 5 bubbles Shani_13, 10 Mar 2013 | Read review
“We had room 11, off the kitchen with windows on two sides.”
 of 5 bubbles lexi09, 28 Nov 2011 | Read review
“Look out for the green back monkeys in the garden”
 of 5 bubbles swiftnic, 24 Apr 2011 | Read review
“Simply tell Gail what your needs and wants are”
 of 5 bubbles shamushome, 21 Apr 2011 | Read review
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