The Ultimate Romantic Barbados Holiday for Couples

The Ultimate Romantic Barbados Holiday for Couples

The Caribbean is one of the most romantic regions in the world. On the top of the list is Barbados, with some of the most exquisite beaches, historical sites, and lively culture.

Whether you’re looking for the ideal tropical beach getaway or to discover its historic towns, Barbados welcomes you.


Bridgetown is the place to be for an authentic Barbados experience. As the capital of Barbados, you can enjoy everything this stunning port city has to offer. From relaxing on the soft white sand to strolling. The nightlife explodes with Caribbean culture around every corner. Bridgetown truly has something for everyone.

If you’re after adventure-filled days on the crystal-clear tropical waters, there is an abundance of water sports on offer, including scuba diving, snorkelling, and swimming with the local marine life. 

For history lovers, the streets are filled with historic architecture that will transport you back in time. Combined with the island feel, this is a wonderful way to appreciate the mix of cultures that Barbados exudes. 

Barbados’ culture harnesses the essence of hospitality. The locals are friendly and inviting, welcoming you to take part in local traditions. Visit the enticing Oistins for a tantalising flavour journey while soaking up the sensational sunsets from the many local restaurants.

This magical Caribbean destination is lucky enough to have year-round warm weather, making it perfect for any special occasion. To add something extra special to your holiday, we recommend adding a US or Canadian City break to kick off your holiday in extra style.

Bridgetown Barbados

Saint Michael

Saint Michael is home to the Carlisle Bay Marine Park, located in the south-west of Barbados. Here, you can explore the incredible underwater treasures that call the region home. Snorkel or scuba in the crystal blue water to discover the hidden treasures that put you face to face with some friendly marine life, including angelfish, barrel sponges, and sea fans. 

The boat trips around Saint Michael are sensational, taking you to the best spots to see the history of the ocean. From cannonballs in the sand to shipwrecks far beneath the surface, you’re in for an underwater adventure of a lifetime. 

So, dive on in with the one you love before enjoying the beautiful sunset as you head back to shore. 

Montego Bay Jamaica


Oistins has one of the most famous areas Here, you can let your hair down and savour the best cuisine and carefully crafted cocktails as you watch the sun go down at St Lawrence Gap. 

An absolute must-try is the Oistins Fish Fry, as locals and visitors gather in the Oistins Bay Garden for an all-out seafood feast. There is no doubt that the seafood artisans of Oistins are some of the best in the world. Everything is fresh, coming directly from the local fish market situated opposite the event. After dinner, it’s time to dance the night away with local artists and performers putting on a spectacular show. 

Be sure to try the famous Barbados rum. After all, the region is considered the birthplace of the tropical spirit. The perfect place to sip on some of the region’s best is overlooking the beach at one of the many Oistins bars and restaurants where tastings are offered while you soak in the sun. 

Sunset at beachfront bar with cocktails in Barbados

Platinum West Coast

The white sandy bays combined with the warm turquoise water; the Platinum West Coast offers tropical luxury at its finest. 

If luxury is what you’re after, The Sugar Cane Club Hotel & Spa is where you want to be. This adults-only hotel is the ideal destination for a romantic getaway with the one you love. The lush tropical gardens, mixed with the Mediterranean architecture, will transport you to your own little slice of paradise. 

You can spend your days poolside, soaking up the Caribbean sun in style. It’s time to relax and enjoy the cocktails and food from the comfort of your lounger. Plus, the onsite restaurant and bar are sure to keep foodies happy with the mix of fresh local produce carefully crafted to perfection. This is the ultimate hotel for an all-inclusive Barbados holiday.

Barbados Beach

The Garrison

The Garrison area is a UNESCO World Heritage Site with ample historical sites to explore. It combines incredible British colonial architecture with a relaxed tropical island vibe.

A stay at the Island Inn Hotel Barbados offers an all-inclusive romantic getaway with proximity to some of the best historical sites and beaches.

The Miami and Barbados multi-centre holiday from American Holidays will take you on a ten-day adventure of gorgeous Miami and Barbados. You can spend three days taking in all Miami has to offer, before jetting off to Barbados, with a seven-night stay at the Island Inn Hotel Barbados. You’ll be in the lap of luxury from the time you take off until your feet hit the warm golden sands.

Barbados white sandy Beach

Explore the Caribbean with American Holidays

Barbados is the most romantic of the Caribbean islands. It’s the ideal holiday destination for beach lovers, adventure seekers, and couples. Check out our great special offers on holidays to Barbados or give us a call today and speak to one of our expert travel advisors to start planning your holiday to Barbados.

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