Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Wanstead, Barbados - Updated 2021

airbnb Wanstead, Barbados

Wanstead, a gorgeous sea-side destination on the Caribbean located in the western coast of Barbados, is heaven for those seeking a serene holiday by the sun, sand and sea. Experience the magic of the Caribbean in this breathtaking location where the blue-green sea kisses the palm-tree laden pristine white sand beaches. Close to the Platinum Coast in Saint James, Wanstead is an ideal base for visiting the popular beaches, tourist haunts and shopping areas. Take a dip in the sea, sunbathe or enjoy the numerous bars and restaurants lining the coast at Wanstead. If you have a taste for history, you can also visit heritage buildings like the Saint James Parish Church and the Portvale Sugar Factory nearby. Rejuvenate your senses in this beautiful town at the top vacation rentals from Airbnb listed below. Book today!

1. Comfortable studio close to the beach (from USD 45)

Stay in this comfortable studio apartment located in a beautiful traditional house in a quiet neighborhood, minutes away from the local beach, shopping and entertainment areas. This studio in Husbands Gardens in St. James accommodates two guests and has a sitting area, dining area, a deck for lounging, air-conditioning, flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, private washer and a well-equipped kitchen. It is ideal for a comfy night’s stay after a relaxing day at the beach.

Comfortable... Just Right For You
Husbands Gardens, Saint James, Barbados
95 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great wifi as well
nice cozy place with all the amenities required
the air-conditioning and the tv function perfectly as well as all other appliances
large fan keeps the place cool
comfortable room with a kitchenette
very clean and well maintained
it was very clean and susan was accomodating
it was clean quiet and well maintained
the house was clean and comfortable
it was clean and with plenty of good quality utensils
she and liam were excellent hosts and so helpful
susan was a great host
susan is a great host
susan is a amazing host
overall susan was a great host
situated in a nice quiet neighborhood it was close to everything i needed
the apartment was located in a nice neighbourhood
it's super cleanly amazing spot great location
the property is located in a quiet residential area which i enjoyed
amazing place to stay would definitely come back again
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2. Spectacular Ocean View Retreat (from USD 85)

Planning for a romantic retreat in Wanstead? Go no further from the cozy Alamanda sea view apartment which offers stunning views of the aquamarine sea and the cruise liners sailing along the coast. Stay at this beautiful sea-facing one-room apartment in St.James near Holetown and Warrens, and conveniently located near the west coast beaches, restaurants and markets. This newly renovated rental with private access has a spacious bedroom with large closets and ensuite bathroom, a dining area and a fully equipped kitchen. Sunbathe on the lounge chairs in the flower garden or watch the crimson sunset on the sea – you are sure to create lasting memories at this place!

Spectacular Ocean View Retreat w/AC, WiFi, CableTV
West Terrace, Saint James, Barbados
74 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
excellent air conditioners tv and kitchen appliances
air conditioner was nice to have a cool night
the kitchen is fully equipped and denise was kind enough to leave some staples for us
the apartment is a bright private space with a stunning view of the caribbean sea
a lovely colourful comfortable and well equipped apartment with great views over the sea
very clean and the kitchen is well equipped
very clean and nicely equipped with a full kitchen
denise’s airbnb is lovely very clean and has an amazing view of the ocean
denise's place is gorgeous the view of the ocean is amazing and the apartment is very clean and roomy
the apartment is very nicely appointed; everything is brand new clean and comfortable
yikes thank goodness for my host
denise was a very nice host very professional
denise is a friendly accommodating host that provided thoughtful helpful and excellent hospitality
she is a wonderful host and i loved that she greeted us personally upon arrival
denise was the best host you can ask for
so the location was great
nice central location in a very safe quiet and easy to access neighborhood
great location gorgeous apartment acessible to great beaches
denise's place is great; it's got everything to ensure a very comfortable stay
beautiful quiet location with direct views of the blue ocean and the lush garden
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3. Fabulous Studio Apartment (from USD 100)

Want to wake up to the sound of the waves crashing onto the white-sand shores? This stylish renovated studio in a beautiful white sea-front house in Fitts village is perfect for you! Although the studio is on the street-facing side, you are only a few steps away from the sandy beach. The studio offers a comfy bed, a lounge area with TV and Wi-Fi, dining area, a private bathroom as well as a fully equipped kitchen. The outdoor plunge pool within a garden with barbecue facilities is ideal for you to relax in as you watch the sun set in the Caribbean Sea.

Fabulous Studio Apartment
Fitts Village, Saint James, Barbados
77 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioning and fans were amazing
there is ac and also fans in the room and we were always super comfortable inside
a good sized apartment with comfortable furnishings and kitchen facilities
we would definitely return although would look to get a sea facing apartment next time
the white dishes and wine glasses and kitchen amenities were great
very modern clean studio right after renovation
beautiful place and amazing beach access very clean and stylish interior design
very clean apartment fantastic beach and conveniently located
great apartment very stylish clean - had everything you could want we were impressed
the place is very clean and modern and freshly updated/remodeled
friendly staff including suzette and eleanor happy to offer advice or help
everyone associated with the property was quite friendly and helpful
steve was a great host and always replied quickly to what few questions we had
host of the villa steve he is the most helpful and with a fantastic hospitality man i ever met
again steve and marlil were amazing hosts and made our cropover very season even better
supermarket and bus stop are super close
and the location in fitts village was the best
great location for food shopping and local transport
great location two steps away from a beautiful beach
great place in a great location
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4. The Palms Diamond (from USD 80)

If you are looking for a serene place to stay away from the bustle of the town yet close by to the pristine beaches, the Palms Diamond is the right choice for you! Clean, cozy, fully air-conditioned with a beautiful tropical garden to boot, this property is located in a quiet suburban neighborhood in Saint James, six minutes away from the beaches, six minutes from the cultural hub of Warrens, 15 minutes from Bridgetown, 10 minutes away from Holetown and close by to all the major tourist attractions. This ground floor one-bedroom apartment offers a separate living room with Smart TV and WiFi, a dining area and a fully stocked kitchen.

The Palms Diamond - Delightful Decorous Dependable
31 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
ceiling fans and air conditioning was necessary and worked beautifully
the a/c and wifi is brilliant and having a washing machine was really useful
the apartment was impeccable and the air con kept me cool and provided a relaxing stay
in fact the apartment is better in reality than described online
we were grateful for the breakfast ingredients
it was very clean and modern
the apartment is clean and as described
the apartment is clean equipped and well maintained
margaret’s home is impeccably clean and tastefully and very comfortably designed and maintained
modern clean quite convenient location
margaret was a great host
margaret was such an amazing host
she was very responsive and helpful
margaret was more than a host she is a wonderful and lovely woman
we had a wonderful stay margret is an awesome host
the location was ideal for me proximate to work shopping and the beach
the apartment had very good access to all local attractions and was located in a nice quiet neighborhood
there is a convenient store around the corner with very welcoming and friendly people
it is quiet and easily accessible by public transportation (5 min walk)
definitely a place to return to
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5. Paradise Beach Cottage (from USD 200)

This fabulous beach cottage right on a stunning white-sand beach close to Bridgetown with several restaurants, bars and shopping areas nearby is the perfect recipe for a vacation on the beach! Open the French doors in the living room and fill your senses with a ravishing view of the aquamarine sea right beyond the deck and flower garden. This spacious cottage has two bedrooms with two bathrooms, a cozy living room area with TV, a laptop-friendly workspace with WiFi, a fully equipped kitchen and dining area. The interiors done in blue and white add to the charm of this beautiful ocean-view rental.

Paradise Beach Cottage
Bridgetown, Saint Michael, Barbados
38 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is air conditioning in the bedrooms and a ceiling fan in the living area
the bedrooms are comfortable with good ac units and the two bathrooms are spacious and modern
carlisle bay is also a short drive away and we were lucky enough to swim with turtles there
the house itself is spotless clean and well equipped
barbara's place is absolutely adorable very clean and comfortable
monday wednesday and friday and makes sure everything is clean and proper
clean accommodating friendly and a perfect location
the house is nicely renovated clean great tv and wifi
barbara was a wonderful host
barbara is a fantastic host
barbara is a wonderful host and she will do more than you expect to help you
during our stay barbara was the perfect host knowing just how much attention and privacy to give us
barbara was an absolutely great host and had wonderful suggestions for activities around the island
paradise beach cottage is the ideal place for 2 couples
bush bar was a walk right up the road for local refreshments and thursday night entertainment
a very beautiful place to stay and get away from the noise i will be coming back
great spot with fantastic beach front - close enough to all the west coast best spots
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6. La Porta Della Casa Studio - Sunset West Coast (from USD 75)

Live the Caribbean life in this studio apartment in Fitts village, a five-minute walk away from the beach. The studio offers you a cushy sofa that doubles up as a bed, a laptop-friendly workspace with Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV, functional kitchenette and ensuite bathroom. Enjoy the mind-blowing sunset views as you take a dip in the pool outside or rejuvenate your frayed nerves at the hands of a trained spa therapist for a small charge - your Caribbean vacation could not get any better!

La Porta Della Casa Studio - Sunset West Coast
Fitts Village, Saint James, Barbados
64 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view from the pool area was beautiful
the pool with the sea views is stunning and you will absolutely love it
the property had a very nice pool and deck area
great value beautiful newly remodeled studio with gorgeous pool area and good view
you can see the ocean from your bed you'll also have free netflix and perfect wifi
lovely pool area which is always spotless and the pool cleaned every morning
the place was clean and had everything you needed
everything was great and really clean i‘d love to come back
the pool area was well kept and clean
what a wonderful place to stay in barbados studio was incredibly clean and just as described
prudance is a fantastic host
prudance our host very welcoming and useful definitely recommend
these hosts care for their guests book this now you won't regret it
bryan jameela and lynn are simply great (staff)
the hosts are very friendly always reachable through (hidden by airbnb) or phone
great place close to the bus route
great location buses go everywhere
great location and accommodations for the price
the location is also central so it is easy to get around
a great location close to the supermarket beach and bus stops
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7. Cosy two-bedroom apartment with Wi-Fi close to the beach

Enjoy a perfect family vacation at this cozy apartment located at a five-minute drive from the beach and shopping areas. The cheerfully decorated rental accommodates four guests in its two bedrooms and has a living room area with TV and Wi-Fi, fully equipped kitchen and a covered outdoor deck. Relax in the beautiful outdoor sitting area and enjoy the Caribbean sun!

Cozy 2 Bdrm apartment w/ wifi close to the beach
Wanstead, Saint Michael, Barbados
45 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is very comfortable for 2-3 people with the necessary amenities
we loved the way it was decorated every corner of space in the apartment was utilized
the apartment was spacious comfortable and well equipped with everything we needed during our stay
very clean quiet space
apartment is clean cosy and as pictured
the apartment was clean and offers a nice stay on barbados
if you want a clean quiet well priced place
the apartment was clean and everything was as promised
hosts are friendly and helpful
great apartment and lovely hosts
she is always on hand for questions and very friendly
the hosts were really nice and ensured we had everything we needed
spacious appartment and very good hosts
good location it's close to the highway and bus service
great location close to bus stops and a 20 minute walk to some beautiful beaches
it’s location was great and located very central to everything on west coast
the location is good: restaurants and public transportation were close and the beach within 15 minutes of walking
location was perfect 15 minute walk to local beach
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8. Wanstead Gardens apartment near the beach

Conveniently located at a five minutes’ drive from the nearest beach and two minutes to the University of West Indies, this two-bedroom apartment accommodating four guests is perfect for a family vacation by the sea. The rental has two comfortable bedrooms, one with air-conditioning, a separate living room with couch, spacious kitchen where you can cook your own meals and also a laundry room with a private washer. Basic amenities like Wi-Fi, TV and free parking on premises are available to make your stay comfortable.

#81 Wanstead gardens
26 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds

9. Rental with free airport pick up, cell phone and welcome dinner

This vacation rental is situated in a central yet quiet neighborhood in Wanstead, being five minutes away from the bustling hub of Warrens with shops, supermarket and restaurants as well as the beach. This beautiful house offers one room for two guests but you can access the entire house including the equipped kitchen, the balcony and the spa. Apart from basic amenities like Wi-Fi, Cable TV, air-conditioning and free parking, the hosts offer free airport pick-up, a complimentary smart phone with Magic Jack for connecting with your friends and family back home, and a welcome cocktail dinner as well!

FREE Airport Pick Up, Cell Phone & Welcome Dinner
26 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

10. Paradise Villa

If you are traveling with a large group, this rental accommodating six guests in its three air-conditioned bedrooms with attached bathrooms is ideal for you. Placed at a 15-minute walk from the three nearby beaches, this rental has a plush living room sofa, open kitchen with breakfast bar and a beautiful garden area. Relax on the hammock in the large balcony or have a barbecue in the garden and enjoy your beach-side vacation!

Paradise Villa
Bridgetown, Saint Michael, Barbados
25 reviews
Entire bungalow 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen is ultra modern and included everything we needed to have a lovely dinner
the beds are extremely comfortable and the linen was very nice
host super kind and friendly
henderson was a wonderful host
henderson was a great host and responded promptly to all of our questions
the owner is very helpful provide a lot of informations and take care of his guests
an amazing place by an amazing host
great place close to the university bus stop and beach
this is a great place to stay
its very quiet and comfortable
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Enjoy a Caribbean holiday at gorgeous Wanstead

Wanstead is a gorgeous sea-side destination in the west coast of Barbados and is heaven for those seeking a tranquil vacation. A hidden gem not known to many tourists, it is a fantastic base for visiting all the fabulous beaches on the Platinum Coast. Enjoy a magical Caribbean holiday at any of these rentals from our list of Airbnb’s top 10 at Wanstead.

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