Explore the beauty of Barbados from Carlisle Bay
Find a slice of island paradise at Radisson Aquatica Resort in the heart of Barbados' capital city, Bridgetown. Our hotel is conveniently located near the island's most beautiful attractions along one mile of pristine white-sand beach on the Needham’s Point peninsula. Enjoy snorkeling, paddleboarding and swimming, or you can visit exciting destinations like Pelican Village, which features local arts and crafts, and Harrison’s Cave, where you can admire underground streams and towering columns. For under-the-sea adventures, book a tour with Atlantis Submarines.
- Paddle Barbados (0.1 mile)
Learn how to paddleboard or simply enjoy practicing your skills on Carlisle Bay when you rent gear from Paddle Barbados.
Phone: +1 (246) 249-2787
- Atlantis Submarines (2.1 miles)
Get lost in a different world as you sink beneath the waves in a real submarine lined with glass observation windows. Be on the lookout for local sea creatures as you listen to a narrated description of a shipwreck 130 feet below the surface.
Phone: +1 (246) 436-8929
- Pelican Village (1.4 miles)
This local shopping village is the perfect spot to pick up a souvenir made by locals.
- Quayside Centre mall (1.7 miles)
Find local crafts, artwork, gifts, souvenirs and more at this one-stop shopping center. When you’re ready for a break, grab a bite to eat at one of the many restaurants.
Tours and excursions:
- George Washington House (1.6 miles)
Find out more about this expertly restored house that once served as the home of George Washington, America's first president.
- Island Safari (3.9 miles)
Hop in a Land Rover for an off-road excursion into the Barbadian wilderness.
Phone: +1 (246) 429-5337
- Harrison's Cave (7.5 miles)
One of the world's largest underground caves, Harrison's Cave is a must-do for spelunking enthusiasts and visitors who want to see a different side of the island.
Phone: +1 (246) 417-3700
- Concorde Experience (8.1 miles)
Visit the Concorde Experience for an up-close look at the iconic aircraft that changed air travel forever.
Phone: +1 (246) 420-7738
Gardens and parks:
- Orchid World (6.8 miles)
Nature lovers adore this six-acre garden that beckons you to take a relaxing stroll among more than 30,000 orchids and other native flowers.
- Flower Forest (8.1 miles)
Meandering over 53 acres, this botanical garden is home to a host of exotic birds, winding paths and picnic areas, perfect for a leisurely afternoon.
Phone: +1 (246) 433-8152