Royal Westmoreland Country Club

St James,

  • Office

    +1 (246) 422 4653
  • Golf pro

    Mathew Gill (Head Professional)

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain

  • Surroundings:

    Tropical coastal vegetation, rural countryside and residential

  • Designer:

    Robert Trent Jones II (lead designer Kyle Phillips).

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
7045
Par
72
SSS or slope

Location

Latitude:

13.207871

Longitude:

-59.627207

How to get there:

15 km N of Bridgetown

Royal Westmoreland Country Club

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.

Est. 2005

Royal Westmoreland Country Club is home to a well-rated and always popular golf course. A wonderfully natural and ever-undulating front-nine loop hands over to a back-nine with a few more villas on display. The large pristine properties are generally set set well back from the 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. Certainly one to include on your play list if you are visiting Barbados.

Stay&Play at Royal Westmoreland: luxury onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.

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Visitors

Who can play and when?

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.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes in high-season: US$300. Golf cart included.

Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play packages, etc. [Last updated: 2024].

Other information

Walking permitted. Golf carts available to rent.

Did you know?

Royal Westmoreland has hosted many prestigious tournaments including the European Senior Tour's Barbados Open (2000-2009). The first edition of this senior's event was won by Englishman and Channel Islander Tommy Horton, the final one by Scotsman Sam Torrance.

Published ranking

Barbados's 2nd best course (Golf Digest, 2022).

Where2Stay

  • Royal Westmoreland Villas

    St James, Barbados

    +1 (246) 422 4653

    Visit 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.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      Royal Westmoreland

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      Sandy Lane; Apes Hill

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      Barbados GC

  • Colony Club Hotel

    Porters, St James, Barbados

    +1 (246) 422 2335

    Visit 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.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      Royal Westmoreland; Sandy Lane; Apes Hill

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      Barbados GC

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