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Speightstown, St. Peter, Barbados

$1,700 - $2,900 / USD PER Night
6 Bedrooms, 7.5 Bathrooms, Fully staffed, Beachfront, Large swimming pool
Features &


Located on a half mile of pristine, sandy beach with incredible swimming and a reef at one end ideal for snorkeling, Nelson Gay occupies a two-acre beachfront site on the outskirts of Speightstown with spacious landscaped gardens and a stunning swimming pool.

Originally built in the 1950's for a US Ambassador and constructed entirely of coral stone in the grand Palladian manner, Nelson Gay retains the charm of a bygone era. Two covered terraces on the north and south wing bedrooms offer additional privacy and comfort, while the living room is open and airy with 14ft ceilings.

This family-friendly villa has numerous relaxing and dining areas and an elegant garden gazebo equipped with wet bar and fridge. A large area immediately in front of the house is roped off with buoys for safe swimming.

The staff and Villa Manager will meet every need for a relaxing and exclusive family vacation.

Ideal for weddings, please inquire!


Distance to Beach: Beachfront
Distance to Town: 5 minutes to Speightstown, 10 minutes to Holetown, 20 minutes to Bridgetown
Distance to Airport: 35 minutes to Grantley Adams International (BGI)

Features &


  1. -Air conditioned bedrooms, ceiling fans
  2. -Fully equipped kitchen; dining area for 12
  3. -Laundry room
  4. -Telephones, Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP)
  5. -The study/media room: Sony 52" TV, DVD, surround-sound
  6. -TVs connected to satellite Direct TV in 4 bedrooms and the study (2 rooms only have DVD)
  7. -Music system with multiple surround-sound speakers: the living room, terrace and gazebo
  8. -Library of over 160 CDs, approx. 300 DVDs and games for all ages
  9. -WiFi, Internet access, fax machine, printer
  10. -Portable crib with mosquito net available
  11. -Security safes

Outdoor Features:

  1. -2 acres, gardens lead to the Beach
  2. -50' x 12' x 4.5' deep pool (can be heated $), inflatable pool for toddlers
  3. -Sun deck, loungers, umbrellas, covered verandah/terraces, garden patios
  4. -BBQ, al fresco dining: garden gazebo by the beach seats up to 14 with a wet bar and fridge; partly covered terrace can seat up to 20; round table on the terrace seats 8
  5. -Tennis and Golf nearby ($)
  6. -Watersports by request - Concierge can assist with arrangements

Extra Services:

  1. -Security: A night watchman patrols the grounds; Each bedroom has: a digital safe and a central alarm facility connected directly to a security company and the Police
  2. - First Aid Kit on-site
  3. -Concierge Team: Knowledgeable, experienced and committed to serving your needs. The Guest Services Coordinator enjoys helping others and is passionate about taking great care of guests. The Concierge Manager, uses her exceptional organisational skills to ensure you enjoy a seamless holiday experience. They love making arrangements and recommendations to help make your holiday special...before your arrival, for your arrival, during your stay and right up to your departure. Just ask what they can do for you!

Staff Details:

  1. -Villa managers: Visits property regularly and available on demand
  2. -Butler: 8 hours per day
  3. -Chef: cost of food extra ($), *there are 2 in Winter-verify dates, 8:30am-1:30am and 5:30pm-8:30pm
  4. -Housekeeper/Laundress: 8 hours per day


Villa Managers, Butler, *Chef, Housekeeper/Laundress, Nightwatchman, Gardener x2


Master Bedroom 1:

King bed, en suite bathroom, shower, safe, TV, small fridge, air conditioning, ceiling fan *can accommodate a child on a rollaway bed (for rent)

Master Bedroom 2:

King 4-poster bed, en suite bathroom, tub, shower, safe, TV, small fridge, air conditioning, ceiling fan

Bedroom 3 - Erte Room:

Queen bed (can convert to 2 Twins), en suite bathroom, tub/shower, safe, TV, small fridge, air conditioning, ceiling fan

Bedroom 4 - Green Room:

2 Twin beds, en suite bathroom, tub/shower, safe, TV, small fridge, air conditioning, ceiling fan

Bedroom 5 - South Wing:

King bed, 2 en suite bathrooms, shower, safe, TV, small fridge, air conditioning, ceiling fan, private covered porch 12' x 18' with loungers

Bedroom 6 (Cottage):

King bed, en suite bathroom, shower, safe, TV, small fridge, air conditioning, ceiling fan


Two Garden Chattel Houses – one with a king size bed, the other with a queen size bed, both with en-suite bathrooms, TV&DVD, air conditioning – can be used to sleep up to 4 extra guests.

Media room with day bed and roll away beds can accommodate up to 3 guests.

Extra accommodation is subject to additional costs


Guest half bathroom


  1. Children welcome
  2. Maximum 18 guests by special request, usual configuration is for 12 guests, extra costs may apply
  3. *some of the extra bedding (for rent) is only suitable for children, please inquire
  4. No smoking is permitted inside
  5. Pets not allowed
  6. *Late departures and early arrivals incur fees - please inquire
7.5% taxes not included
VAT is applicable
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