Find stunning vacation homes in Carlton, Barbados
Occupying an enviable position on the fabulous St James ‘Platinum Coast’, Carlton, also known as Lower Carlton, is a fantastic destination from which to enjoy the many charms of Barbados’ west coast. Close to excellent restaurants, nightlife, UNESCO World Heritage Sites, beaches, and more, Carlton offers guests easy access to some of the island’s very best attractions.
Our beautiful villas in Carlton, Barbados, are absolute examples of Caribbean luxury. With exquisite design, excellent amenities including private pools, housekeeping, and private chef services, and much more. These Carlton vacation homes sleep as many as 10 guests, so are ideal for families and group vacations to Barbados.
Carlton is on Barbados’ beautiful west coast, in St James parish. It is located between the popular spots Paynes Beach and Carlisle Bay.
The best time to visit Carlton, and all of the Caribbean, is during the northern hemisphere’s winter months. November through March is the prime time to visit for fantastic weather and a social calendar packed full of events and festivities.
You can’t go far in Barbados without coming across a gorgeous stretch of sand, and Carlton is no exception. The likes of Brighton Beach, Paynes Beach, and Needhams Point Beach are all within easy reach of Carlton.
Grantley Adams International Airport is 13 miles and a 30-minute drive from Carlton.
To book a villa rental in Carlton, simply head on over to our listing page, and enter your travel dates to see all of our vacation homes in the area. You can either reserve or hold a home for your dates, or contact our fantastic Travel Planners for more information and assistance.
Whether you’re looking for historical treasures, buzzy nightlife, beautiful nature, or simply somewhere to relax and rejuvenate, then Carlton is ideal. Given its west coast location, it is perfect for visiting many famous Barbados attractions. Historic Bridgetown, the island’s capital, is under 4 miles away, and there are several top-tier golf courses nearby where you can enjoy a round or two in the Caribbean sunshine. There are also many towns close to Carlton, including Holetown and Speightstown, where you can find excellent shopping, restaurants, and nightlife.
Carlton is a great place to stay to sample some delicious local Caribbean cuisine, with many restaurants and bars serving only the freshest produce from the land and sea around Barbados. Grandene’s Bar and Bistro is a popular option, with a menu full of classics such as macaroni pie, rice and peas, and fresh grilled fish. For seafood lovers, there are plentiful options at which you can sample the bounty of the surrounding reefs, including Sea Shed and Nishi Restaurant.
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Grantley Adams Airport
Paynes Bay Beach
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Beat the Caribbean heat with a stay in our beautiful Carlton villas with private pools. From cooling lap pools to glamorous infinity edge pools, there are so many styles to choose from, each offering sublime views over the Barbados coast. The outside pool areas in our Carlton vacation homes are perfect places for gatherings, whether it's relaxing meals with the family, cocktails at sunset, or simply kicking back and unwinding on the sun loungers.
With over 100,000 happy guests every year and international media writing about our incredible homes and service, you can book your next stay with us with total confidence.