18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain
Tropical coastal vegetation, rural countryside and residential
Robert Trent Jones II (lead designer Kyle Phillips).
15 km N of Bridgetown
Royal Westmoreland Country Club is home to a well-rated and always popular golf course. This tree-lined and open parkland layout should not disappoint, with many attractive features and several excellent holes to enjoy. Plenty of golfing challenge, a well-crafted design and usually good upkeep all contribute to the appeal of this course. One to include on your play list if you are in the area. At this Stay&Play facility, you can rise from your bed in the morning and head straight for the first tee.
Royal Westmoreland is a private course primarily for the use of its members and resort villa rental guests. Outside visitor play is possible on Sun thru Fri, between 10am and 11am.
Must book in advance.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].
Walking permitted. Golf carts available to rent.
Royal Westmoreland has hosted many prestigious tournaments including the European Senior Tour's Barbados Open (2000-2009).
2020 Golf Digest rating: 2nd best course in Barbados.
St James, Barbados
+1 (246) 422 4653Visit website
Light, spacious, elegant and supremely comfortable, Royal Westmoreland’s luxurious Caribbean colonial style villas are beautifully designed to make the most of Barbados’ perfect year-round climate.
Sandy Lane; Apes Hill
Porters, St James, Barbados
+1 (246) 422 2335Visit website
Located on the finest stretch of Barbados’ Platinum (West) Coast, Colony Club is a 4 ½-star timeless retreat restored from a former private Colonial Club. Its sophisticated ambiance extends to all 96 tastefully appointed guestrooms and suites. Four lagoon style swimming pools meander through seven acres of tropical, palm-filled gardens. Its location is just 40 minutes from Grantley Adams International Airport and 20 minutes from Bridgetown.
Royal Westmoreland; Sandy Lane; Apes Hill
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