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If you’re looking to travel soon for your annual holiday or you’re simply trying to escape the winter blues then come to Barbados to experience true Barbadian culture. Your holiday could become one of the most exciting trips yet – even if you’ve visited the island already! Unlock the secret treasures of Barbados and read on to learn all about the Annual Sugar & Rum Season 2018!

All about the Sugar and Rum Season

Discover Barbados describes this new offering as a way too “Immerse yourself in this mesmerizing story and experience life in the birthplace of rum, through the island’s newest season – The Barbados Sugar and Rum Season. This exciting, educational, and experiential season offers an insight into Barbados’ rich heritage.” They’ve released the season schedule, which includes exploring ancestral trails, a Bajan open Bus Tour and a plantation feast and great house tour.

  • See Season Events here
  • Sneak peek video of the Sugar and Rum Season
  • Full guidebook for the Sugar and Rum Season

Some of the events are located in St. James, Christ Church and St. Philip. Nothing in our 166 square mile paradise is truly far, so booking a stay at any of the following Blue Sky Luxury villas would still ensure that you could enjoy Barbados and other activities.Your vacation is not meant to be rigid or stressful, we offer fun and interesting options to suit the needs of everyone. Our Concierge team can assist you with all of your housekeeping details to ensure that your holiday is absolutely seamless.

  • “Meet and greet” arrivals
  • Fast tracking
  • Car rentals
  • Pre-Stocking
  • Baby gear hire
  • Dining (check out the new Nikki Beach Barbados)
  • Well-Being
  • Island activities
  • Owning a piece of Paradise (yup, we’ve got you covered!)

Where to stay? We’re here to help!

If you find you’re interested in the Barbados Sugar and Rum Season and you need a little help on where you should stay see our Barbados holiday rentals below. If you’ve stayed with us before and want to try a new villa, browse our options or contact us directly, we’re always happy to hear from you!

Sapphire Beach Condominiums


Resort Style? Where to stay:

On the South Coast

Sapphire Beach Barbados

Where: Dover, Christ Church

What: Beachfront resort style apartments with two pools and a fitness centre steps away from dining, shopping and Barbados nightlife.

Perfect for: Large groups. Stay together in the same complex but keep your privacy. Meet up on the beach for sundowners or a cool refreshing coconut!

Questions: Ask us anything!


Leith Court

Where: Worthing, Christ Church

What: Casual beachfront apartments with a cool guitar shaped pool and amazing ocean views!

Perfect for: Family getaways. Near shopping, restaurants and the famous St. Lawrence Gap. Pay USD$1, hop on a van, for a real Bajan ride! In 5 minutes you can explore Bridgetown or lounge at a nearby beach while the ladies or gents shop.

Questions: Ask us anything!



Merlin Bay


On the West Coast

Merlin Bay

Where: The Garden, St. James

What: Intimate beachfront townhouse community. These Mediterranean styled three-bedroom townhouses feature their own private plunge pool.

Perfect for: Everyone! Take a short drive to Holetown to visit excellent shopping centers, a first class movie theater, numerous restaurants and lively nightlife.

Questions: Ask us anything!


Glitter Bay Estate

Where: Porters, St. James

What: Spanish colonial style beachfront resort featuring a freshwater pool, children’s wading pool and two tennis courts!

Perfect for: Families, groups and couples. Perfect choice for those wishing to experience a vacation that combines the beach and relaxation but remain close to world-class restaurants and shopping centers.

Questions: Ask us anything!