Crystal Cove by Elegant Hotels

Appleby, St. James, Barbados, West Indies


  • All-inclusive family-friendly, beachside resort
  • Water taxis provided to certain sister hotels
  • Complimentary watersports


  • No shallow pools for small children, but there’s a Kids’ Club
  • Limited eatery options, but guests have access to restaurants at other select Elegant Hotels


Complimentary breakfast
Free WiFi
Parking on site
Room Service
Smoke-free hotel

What to Expect

A great escape to a quaint seaside oasis, featuring family-friendly activities, impressive amenities and cozy décor.

Resort Details

Whether you’re looking for non-stop adventure or space to unwind, Crystal Cove by Elegant Hotels is sure to meet your needs. The on-site Aqua School offers waterskiing lessons, as well as tube and banana boat rides. There are also paddle boards and Hobie cats available on the white-sand beach. When parents need a break, drop the kids off at the Kids’ Club while the adults lounge poolside or partake in a yoga class.

There are two on-site restaurants and three bars. For a mix of flavors, visit Reflections, which is located by the pool and offers both buffet and à la carte dining. A casual meal is available at Drifters Beach Bar and Restaurant, featuring a delectable offering of Caribbean dishes. Guests of the Barbados resort also have access to 20 more restaurants through the Dine Around Program, which features many of the hotel’s sister resorts. Enjoy these additional eateries by utilizing Crystal Cove’s complimentary water taxi service.

The hotel features 88 spacious room and suites, with all accommodations sporting comfortable furnishings and festive décor. Standard rooms feature pool, garden or ocean views with the option of a king-size or two twin-size beds. The suites at Crystal Cove by Elegant Hotels provide enhanced living space with a king-size bed and sofa couch. All rooms and suites feature a private, fully-furnished balcony.

Nearby Attractions

Crystal Cove by Elegant Hotels offers a prime location to enjoy the best of Barbados. The hotel offers booking services for customized off-site excursions FOR an additional fee. Take a cave tour, submarine trip or go horseback riding with an expert guide. Barbados also offers plenty of opportunities for unforgettable snorkeling and diving adventures.

For nearby dining, there are few options you won’t want to miss. Cariba serves up Caribbean cuisine the local way, accompanied by a welcoming, laid-back atmosphere. After a short walk up the beach, hit up The Cliff Beach Club for fantastic sea views, live music and delicious dishes. Located at sister resort The House by Elegant Hotels, Daphne’s isn’t included in the Dine Around Program, but Crystal Cove guests enjoy a complimentary martini with any two-course meal.

Location Details
Crystal Cove by Elegant Hotels, Barbados