Gingerbread - Merlin Bay   The Garden, St James, Barbados

Gingerbread is a very comfortable villa, surrounded by beautiful gardens and situated around a central swimming pool and close to a secluded beach where there is excellent swimming and snorkelling.

Transfer Time From Grantley Adams International Airport:30 Minutes

Villa Summary

Private Cook
Children welcome
Rates per night
from US $
Rates per week
from US $

Villa Description

Gingerbread is a comfortable stand-alone villa nestled amongst 7 split-level villas, built around a central swimming pool and situated on a low sea cliff with steps leading down to the beach. Gingerbread has 3 unique living levels as well as a private roof top deck. There is a private plunge pool on the same level as the large central swimming pool used by all guests in the Merlin Bay community. The entrance, living room, dining room and the dining terrace which has sea views are on the main level. Located on the upper level, the master bedroom has a wonderful sitting terrace with views of the Caribbean Sea. Bedroom No 2 is filled with the tropical cool breezes and the aromatic scents of the surrounding gardens. Bedroom No 3 features a beautiful king size bed and there are wonderful sea views. From the main sun deck, steps lead to the secluded beach directly in front of Merlin Bay where there is a beach and sea for swimming and snorkeling.

Bedrooms and Bathrooms

Bedrooms Bed sizes Ensuite bathrooms Location Bedroom amenities
Master Bedroom King Yes with Outdoor Shower 1st Floor AC, ceiling fans
Bedroom 2 King Yes with Shower Upstairs AC, ceiling fans
Bedroom 3 King Yes with Shower Ground floor AC, ceiling fans

Kitchen Amenities

  • Fully Equipped Kitchen

Dining Room

  • Table with seating for 6 people


  • Fan
  • Sofas & Chairs

Other Rooms


    • DVD Player with DVD library
    • TV - Cable
    • BBQ
    • Hairdryer


    • Wi-Fi

    Other Amenities

    • Safe
    • Security Guard (12 Hr)
    Pool: Yes

    Private Plunge pool - 10ft x 11ft and 4ft deep
    Resort pool 70ft x 30ft; 4ft at shallow end and 7ft at deep end

      Children welcomeYes
      Pets allowedNo
      Smoking allowedNo
      Suitable for disabledYes



      Travel from Travel to Bedrooms Max guests Minimum night stay Villa nightly rate
      TODAY 14th Dec 2017 3 6 5
      15th Dec 2017 14th April 2018 3 6 7
      20th Dec 2017 10th Jan 2018 3 6 14
      15th April 2018 14th Dec 2018 1 1 1

      Please note that the rates shown do not include the Barbados Government VAT of 7.5%.

      Refundable Security Deposit: US$1,000 (Provided there are no breakages the deposit will be refunded in full within 7 days of your return)

      Your price includes the villa accommodation, its grounds, staff (normal hours), linens, towels and utility costs

        Location and Activities





        Activities nearby

         AIRPORT 30
         SPEIGHTSTOWN 4.2
         HOLETOWN 3.2
         BRIDGETOWN 14.2

        Staff and Dining

        Staff and Dining

        Cook - Prepares three meals per day. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner


        Security Guard

        Nearby Restaurants

        Restaurant Cusisine Location
        Champers Eclectic Rockley 
        Cin Cin Mediterranean St James
        Daphnes Italian Paynes Bay 
        Il Tempio Italian  Fitts 
        Lone Star European  The Garden 
        Mullins Beach Restaurant International  Mullins 
        Pisces International  St Lawrence Gap 
        Spago Italian Holetown
        The Cliff Eclectic  Derricks 
        The Mews International  Holetown 
        The Tides European  Holetown 
        The Fish Pot Mediterranean  Port St Charles 

        Guest Reviews

        Guest Reviews

        11/17/2011 - Ann, Peter & Lucie - UK

        What a gem of a place! Amazing from the moment we walked in. We are reluctantly going home but want to thank the staff for taking care of us.

        05/27/2011 - Bob Kelly and Party - USA
        This is our 3rd visit to Merlin Bay Gingerbread. We plan to come back to Gingerbread next year! Cheryl and Jessica totally enhanced our overall enjoyment of our stay!!!
        10/26/2008 - Tom Hood - UK

        Thank you very much for the exceptional service. We would love to return!

        08/20/2008 - Mr. & Mrs. Don & Liz Boyer - USA

        Staff were excellent.  We will be back again.