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Fairmont Royal Pavilion

Barbados, St James

Teenager friendly
Toddler friendly
Baby friendly
Child friendly

Step behind the pink façade of the Fairmont Royal Pavilion into a world of luxury where old-world grace seamlessly blends into the stunning scenery. Idyllically located on the unrivalled soft white sands of Barbados' west coast, this well-established hotel features decorative Moorish architecture and elegant décor throughout. Wonderfully-appointed, ocean-facing guest rooms with spectacular sea views are all set within the 11-acre estate, where you will be surrounded by gently swaying palm trees, a powdery white-sand beach and the turquoise waters of the Caribbean.

A range of hotel child prices applies to ages 0-5, 6-12 & 13-17 years.

  • All rooms and suites are ocean-facing
  • Set within 11 acres on a powdery white-sand beach
  • Guests can enjoy cocktail-making sessions and cooking demonstrations
  • Afternoon tea served daily at the al fresco Taboras restaurant
  • Guests can enjoy in-room spa treatments

Added value

Honeymoon Offer

Honeymooners will receive a bottle of champagne and $150 credit towards a private candlelit dinner for holidays of 7 nights or more between 7 January 2017 - 5 January 2018.


Bars & Restaurants

Taboras Restaurant

Opening Times:

Breakfast 07:00 - 10:30

Lunch Midday - 15:00

Dinner 19:30 - 21:30

Opening Dates:

Open spring and summer season

Dress Code:

Casual attire: Beach cover ups required for ladies, and shirts for gentlemen.

This casual open-air restaurant is located by the pool and offers delicious cuisine, a relaxed setting and breathtaking ocean views. Taboras offers a buffet and à la carte breakfast, plus à la carte lunch and dinner with evening entertainment. Complimentary afternoon tea is served each day at 4pm. Sunday brunch features live steel pan music.


Reservations are recommended.

Palm Terrace Restaurant

Located on the beach, this open-air restaurant offers a warm ambience and stunning sea views. Enjoy tantalising dishes whilst listening to a variety of Barbadian local artists.

Dress Code:

Elegant attire: Gentlemen are asked to wear long trousers and collared shirts.


Reservations are recommended for dinner.

For Families

Seasonal Children's activity programme

Children can enjoy fun supervised activities whilst staying at The Fairmont Royal Pavilion. Babysitting is also available for younger children.

Beach & Pools


The hotel is located on a 0.7 mile strech of white sandy beach where guests can soak up the sun. 

Swimming Pool

Guests can unwind in the freshwater swimming pool or the heated Jacuzzi®.

Spa & Wellness

Spa services

Guests can unwind with a range of spa treatments in the privacy of their guestroom.

Guests also have access to a well-equippe fitness centre.

Activities & Entertainment

Tennis courts

The hotel has two floodlit tennis courts with complementary use of rackets and balls. The hotel's tennis pro is on hand to teach guests new skills.

Dress Code:

Tennis shoes and sports apparel 


Guests can enjoy a range of watersports including kayaking, snorkelling, sailing, windsurfing and stand up paddleboards. 

About the location
Transfer time
40 minutes from Barbados airport
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Wonderful hotel in beautiful setting
Tripadvisor review Dec 16 2017
All members of staff very welcoming and helpful - excellent service throughout. Refurbished rooms lovely. Setting of the hotel is beautiful. Our third stay at this hotel in 18 months, which shows how...
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Tripadvisor review Dec 15 2017
just came back from my trip ! The new upgraded look is AMAZING. I actually prefer it to the old rooms.Stylish with a touch of modern. I had the junior suite on the first floor . It was amazing! Peter...
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