The Great House

Caribbean / Barbados / Speightstown

The Great House is a luxurious yet warm and welcoming island home spanning two and a half acres of manicured tropical gardens with 100 meters of prime Caribbean beachfront and a full complement of staff to cater to every need.

up to 12
Bedrooms
up to 30
Guests
12
Bathrooms
7
Min. Nights

Overview

Its understated style and elegance borrow much from Europe and North America while retaining its original Barbadian charm.

On the seaside stands the Great House with the Great Bar overlooking a large infinity pool and the Caribbean Sea. In the Great House, the Carriage House, the two cottages and Hillaby House there are twelve spacious suites for up to 30 guests. The seaside offers numerous possibilities for formal or informal dining, entertainment or tranquil relaxation. Set amongst lily ponds, lawns and lovingly tended gardens, our neighboring land side houses a large games room, home cinema, spa room, fully equipped gym, conference room and a floodlit US Open style tennis court.

Cinema

Air-conditioned home cinema with a 120’’ projector screen, Apple TV, popcorn maker and surround sound.

Games Room

Pool table, air hockey, table tennis, backgammon and chess tables, and a wide range of family board games.

Great Bar

A central bar opening onto an infinity pool and flanked by majestic salt water aquariums with local reef fish.

Gym

State-of-the-art gym with Technogym equipment, kettlebells, free weights and exercise balls.

Library

A quiet area, to read, relax, play games, work or catch up on emails and correspondence.

Massage Room

A private massage room and shower suite on the seaside property.

Piano Room

Musically inclined guests can enjoy use of the grand piano while overlooking the ocean.

Productivity

High speed WiFi throughout the property. Conference room with work station, printer and video conferencing.

Spa Rooms

Calming spa rooms for massages and external spa services of your choosing.

Boats and Toys

A 33 ft motor boat and 18 ft speedboat with ride-on inflatables, SUP’s, snorkeling and kayaks.


Features

12 Bedrooms, 12 Bathrooms

Sleeps 30 Guests

Staffed Villa

Fully equipped kitchen

Ceiling fans

Satellite TV

Washer/dryer

WiFi

Hair dryers

Gas Grill

Sonos Sound System

Grand Piano

Parking

Water purification system

Al fresco dining

Outdoor furniture

Central air-conditioning

Cinema room

Gated property

Coffee machine

Tennis court

Beach bags

Spa treatment room

Speedboat

Conference facilities

Baby crib and highchair

Fax/Scanner/Copier

Alarm system linked to a central security company

Air Conditioning

Beachfront

Pool

Waterfront


Details

Bedroom Details

The Great House Garden Suite: King bed, en-suite bathroom, wheelchair accessible, safe
The Great House North Suite: King bed, en-suite bathroom, safe
The Great House Centre Suite: 2 twin beds or 1 king bed, en-suite bathroom, safe
The Great House South Suite: King bed, en-suite bathroom, safe
Hillaby House Upper Suite: King bed, en-suite bathroom, safe
Hillaby House Garden Suite: King bed and queen sofa bed, en-suite bathroom, safe
The North Cottage: King bed or 2 twin beds, en-suite bathroom, safe
The South Cottage: King bed or 2 twin beds, en-suite bathroom, safe
Carriage House Upper Suite: 2 king beds or 4 twin beds, en-suite bathroom, safe
Carriage House East Suite: King bed, en-suite bathroom, safe
Carriage House Centre Suite: King bed or 2 twin beds, plus 1 single bed, en-suite bathroom, safe
Carriage House West Suite: King bed or 2 twin beds, plus 1 single bed, en-suite bathroom, safe
An additional suite can be made available for guests or guest staff

Bathroom Details

Bathrobes, slippers, hair-dryers, Penhaligon’s bathroom amenities, sarongs and beach bags in each suite.

Beach Details

The beach is just a few seconds stroll from the house through the gardens. The estate is set on 100 metres of pristine Caribbean beachfront with idyllic swimming.
The beach bar comes with a brick pizza oven perfect for relaxed lunches at the water’s edge.

Pool Details

Infinity lap pool with ample deck space, a wading area and ocean views. A swimsuit dryer is also available.

Staff and Services

Boat Captain
Butlers (4)
Chefs (2)
Gardeners (4)
Housekeepers (4)
Kitchen assistant
Laundry service
Operations Director
Security
Villa Manager
30' Grady White Boat and boatman (fuel costs not included)

Staff and Services (at additional cost)

Babysitting
Nanny services
World class wine is available for pre-order

Location Details

1-minute walk to Mullins beach
10-minute walk to Speightstown and grocery store
20-minute drive to Sandy Lane golf course
60-minute drive to airport

Villa Notes

Children welcome
Non-smoking villa
Pets not permitted
Complimentary food and beverage for children under the age of 7

Rates

Travel Dates Bedrooms Min. Night Stay Nightly Rates
May 01, 2021 - December 14, 2021
8 7 $ 9000
May 01, 2021 - December 14, 2021
9 7 $ 10000
May 01, 2021 - December 14, 2021
10 7 $ 11000
May 01, 2021 - December 14, 2021
11 7 $ 12000
May 01, 2021 - December 14, 2021
12 7 $ 13000
December 15, 2021 - January 03, 2022
Christmas/ New Year's
8 14 $ 21000
December 15, 2021 - January 03, 2022
Christmas/ New Year's
9 14 $ 22000
December 15, 2021 - January 03, 2022
Christmas/ New Year's
10 14 $ 23000
December 15, 2021 - January 03, 2022
Christmas/ New Year's
11 14 $ 24000
December 15, 2021 - January 03, 2022
Christmas/ New Year's
12 14 $ 25000
USD rates above based on approximate currency conversion. Holiday dates may not be listed in rate chart. Rates are subject to change without notice. Please confirm rate, holiday dates, and currency with your Villa Specialist at time of booking.

Tax Service Charge Details

Please add 10% tax to all rates and Room Levy of $10 per room, per night.
Daily rate of $150 USD per guest for all food and non-alcoholic beverages.

Minimum Stay Details

Please note that there is a 14 night minimum during Christmas and New Year's. Minimum night stay may vary by villa. Please contact a villa specialist to confirm.


Exclusive Offers

When you choose to book with Villas of Distinction for MileagePlus, you can exclusively earn 3 miles per $1 spent on your villa experience, excluding taxes, fees and optional fees.
To qualify for 3 miles per $1 spent, bookings must be made through the Villas of Distinction for United MileagePlus program. Miles earned are awarded to only one traveler per villa booking. The actual number of miles earned by a member will be based upon the total base nightly villa rate excluding taxes, fees and optional fees. MileagePlus number must be provided prior to travel for mileage offer to be fulfilled. Miles are posted to member's accounts 6-8 weeks after travel has been completed. Bookings must be paid in U.S. currency. New bookings only. Offers are subject to availability, capacity-controlled and may be changed or withdrawn at any time without notice. Other restrictions may apply.

We believe in transforming exceptional escapes into something even more extraordinary. That’s why we’re giving you more to elevate your villa experience. For a limited time you can receive up to $4,000 Destination Dollars, let us arrange a privately chartered sunset cruise,  in-villa spa treatment, airport transportation – and more. The choices are endless – and all yours. Once your dream villa vacation is booked, your personal concierge will help you coordinate and schedule every element of your dream villa vacation.

Here’s how you can earn your Destination Dollars:

Amount SpentDestination Dollars Rewards
$5,000 - $15,000$300
$15,000 - $25,000$500
$25,001 - $35,000$700
$35,001 - $50,000$1,000
$50,001 - $75,000$1,400
$75,001 - $100,000$2,000
$100,001 - $200,000
$3,000
$100,001 +$4,000

To qualify for these offers, bookings must be made through the Villas of Distinction for United MileagePlus program. Miles earned are awarded to only one traveler per villa booking. The actual number of miles earned by a member will be based upon the total base nightly villa rate excluding taxes, fees and optional fees. MileagePlus number must be provided prior to travel for mileage offer to be fulfilled. Miles are posted to member's accounts 6-8 weeks after travel has been completed. New bookings only. Bookings must be paid in U.S. currency. Other restrictions may apply. Destination dollar offer is valid for new bookings made between 05/05/21 and 05/31/21 for travel from 07/06/21 to 12/31/21. Destination dollar amount is calculated on base villa cost: $5,000 - $15,000 gets $300,$15,001 - $25,000 gets $500, $25,001 - $35,000 gets $700, $35,001 - $50,000 gets $1,000, $50,001 - $75,000 gets $1,400, $75,001 - $100,000 gets $2,000, $100,001 - $200,000 gets $3,000 and $200,001 or more gets $4,000. Valid for select pre-paid services only. Service offered is subject to availability. No cash value. The value of any unused credit is non-refundable. Credit cannot be applied towards booking value. May not be combinable with other offers. All offers are subject to availability and may not apply to all villas or travel dates. United Airlines is not responsible for destination dollars. Other restrictions may apply; please call for full details.

Calendar

*Please contact us for availability.


Location

Villa information may change without notice and should be confirmed with our villa rental specialists.