Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.25 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Large 4 bed villa + pool + cook. 5mins walk to beach, shops, restaurants in Holetown!

*20% OFF+CAR** in summer / 15% off winter.

Tara is a tastefully furnished three story, 4 bedroom, 5 bathroom villa located in Sunset Crest, Holetown, St. James, a charming community next to Sandy Lane within walking distance to the beaches, supermarket, restaurants, bar/nightclubs and retail shopping on the famous West Coast of Barbados at Holetown.

In addition, Tara is minutes from the new Lime Grove Mall with its fabulous designer retail stores, duty free shopping, restaurants and entertainment spots.

The master bedroom has a king size bed, two others have queen size beds and one has two twin beds. Each bedroom is air conditioned and equipped with a safe for securing valuables. All of the windows at Tara are screened so that if you prefer, you can enjoy the lovely breeze wafting across Tara in the evenings.

On the main level, double French doors open onto a lovely covered patio, sundeck and pool together with a covered gazebo area, perfect for relaxing during the day or enjoying a cocktail at sunset. Dining can be indoors or out with seating in the indoor dining room or outside under the covered patio next to the pool.

Tara is well equipped with air conditioning in all bedrooms, wireless internet, iPod dock and TV’s in three of the bedrooms as well as a large screen TV located in the media room adjacent to the fourth bedroom.

Tara is beautifully and meticulously landscaped with a bountiful tropical garden lovely to look at and a source of privacy at the property.

In addition to the pool located on site and a short walk to the beach, during your stay at Tara you will have access to the 50 foot swimming pool, beach and tennis courts (at owner rates) owned by the Sunset Crest Property Owners Association (SCPO) of which we are members. Just take the SCPO membership card with you.

Tara is a family friendly home equally suitable for couples to get away or for a family with children. Two of the bedrooms at Tara are located on the main level so that elder guests need not worry about climbing stairs.

Tara is lovely but its greatest assets are the people who put a face to the home and welcome you to enjoy your stay to the utmost. Merle, our cook, and Aranda, our maid/laundress will take care of your every need six days a week with charm and good humor. Try Merle’s chicken curry, macaroni pie and rum punch!!


A/C Bedrooms

Apple TV


Ceiling Fans

Internet - WiFi


Media Room/Cinema

Near Sandy Lane Hotel

Outdoor Dining

Plunge Pool



SCPO Club Membership

TV - Flat Screen


Master Bedroom - King Bed

Bedroom 2 - Queen Bed

Bedroom 3 - Queen Bed

Bedroom 4 - Two Twin Beds *Twin beds cannot be pushed together due to bed frame configuration*

All en-suite plus additional house bathroom

STAFF: Cook and housekeeper

(6 days per week / cook prepares 3 meals per day)

*20% Off + Car** On new bookings made during June 2016 for stays in summer 2016 until 30/11/16. Min stay 7 nights.

15% Off + Car** On new bookings made during June 2016 for stays in winter 2016/17 until 14/04/17. Min stay 7 nights

**Includes economy car for 7 days. (Not including tax, optional excess waiver, driver permit). Upgrades / additional vehicles available. T&C apply. Please ask for details. Min 7nights.

Size Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 3 en suites
Nearest beach Holetown Beach 5 minutes walk 250 m
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 250 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Grantley Adams International 15 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Super King Beds (3), Single Beds (2)
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Barbados region

The 'Platinum Coast' is known for its relaxed, friendly and sophisticated atmosphere, and is home to some of the most luxurious hotels in the Caribbean. With some of the best beaches on the island, and an abundance of excellent restaurants, fantastic shops and friendly bars nearby you'll see why so many people love it here!

Local activities include diving, surfing, swimming, tennis, walking, sailing, cycling, fishing, horse riding, golf, wind-surfing, water skiing, mountain biking, paragliding
There's so much to discover about this island - from the historic homes, buildings and museums to the underground wonder of the natural caves.

Stunning scenery and hundreds of beaches, to forests, caves and wildlife parks.
Safari tours to shipwreck adventures, and eco-attractions..not forgetting the historical Sunbury Plantation House and famous Rum Factory... there's something for everyone.


Barbados is a very beautiful island, with lots of art, activities, nightlife, music, history and some of the best restaurants to be found anywhere. But what makes Barbados even more special, and the reason why so many visitors keep returning to the island year after year, is the people. The Bajans are warm and friendly, always ready to greet you with a sincere smile; they make you feel welcome and special, on this lovely Caribbean Island.

You will feel it's your home and will want to come back to Barbados again and again: A unique Caribbean paradise surprisingly sophisticated, friendly, fun and always naturally charming! The west coast of Barbados is often referred to as the 'Platinum Coast' and is renowned for the clear warm waters that lap gently onto the golden sands. There are several magnificent beaches along this coast. Barbados is warm and sunny all year round with an average daytime high of 75F - 85F... Truly magic!