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    Nelson Gay

    Speightstown, St. Peter, Barbados

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    About Nelson Gay

    From US$ 2,800 / Night

    Luxury Island Villa Rental Nelson Gay, a 1950s coral stone mansion, stands as a testament to sophistication and charm amidst lush gardens. Originally the residence of a US Ambassador, it offers discerning travelers a retreat of elegance and tranquility in Speightstown. With its privileged location and exquisite architecture, Nelson Gay promises a luxurious escape for those seeking refined Caribbean living.

    9 Bedrooms
    Sleeps 18
    9.5 Bathrooms
    Luxury Island Villa Rental

    Nelson Gay stands as a testament to six decades of charm and sophistication, offering discerning travelers a luxurious escape amidst 1.5 acres of meticulously landscaped gardens. Nestled on the outskirts of Speightstown, Barbados, this elegant coral stone mansion was originally constructed in the 1950s as the distinguished residence of a United States Ambassador. Its distinguished architecture, characterized by 14-foot ceilings in the living room and a stunning 50-foot pool adorned with intricate Italian mosaics depicting marine life, seamlessly integrates luxury with the captivating allure of the tropics.

    The Location

    Situated along a picturesque half-mile stretch of beach, Nelson Gay boasts a privileged location where the azure waters and vibrant coral reefs of Barbados beckon travelers to indulge in aquatic adventures. The tranquil ambiance of its surroundings invites guests to immerse themselves in the natural beauty of the island, promising moments of relaxation and exploration amidst the gentle rhythm of the Caribbean sea. Nelson Bay is within walking distance of Speightstown, allowing guests to enjoy local restaurants and bars without having to drive. Guests can walk along the beach to Speightstown to shop or for a cocktail or lunch in one of the many restaurants.

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    The Bedrooms

    This family-friendly sanctuary offers nine exquisitely appointed bedrooms, each meticulously designed to offer comfort and tranquility. The main house features five ensuite bedrooms, characterized by crisp white decor, plush furnishings, and an abundance of natural light. Additionally, a guest cottage and three charming chattel houses nestled amidst the verdant gardens provide secluded retreats for guests seeking privacy and serenity. From spacious master suites to quaint garden-facing rooms, every corner of Nelson Gay beckons guests to unwind and rejuvenate in luxurious comfort.


    Step into the outdoor oasis of Nelson Gay and discover a haven of tranquility amidst lush greenery and the sparkling azure waters of the Caribbean. Lounge beneath the elegant garden gazebo, where gentle sea breezes and the soothing murmur of waves create an idyllic setting for sipping cocktails or engaging in lively conversations. Covered terraces offer secluded spots for intimate gatherings, while the inviting poolside invites guests to bask in the warm Caribbean sun. For those seeking adventure, an open-air gym and a Pickleball Court provide opportunities for family-friendly activities amidst the tropical splendor of Nelson Gay’s grounds.

    The Staff

    At Nelson Gay, hospitality reigns supreme, with a dedicated Villa Manager and attentive staff committed to ensuring a seamless and memorable stay for every guest. From personalized chef services offering three meals a day to attentive butler assistance and meticulous housekeeping, every aspect of the holiday experience is carefully curated to provide maximum comfort and relaxation. With staffing provided six days a week, guests can indulge in unparalleled luxury and service, leaving the worries of daily life behind.

    An extra charge of US$ 750 per week is added for groups of 12 guests and above.


    Indulge in a bespoke holiday experience at Nelson Gay, where every whim and desire is catered to with meticulous attention to detail. Whether arranging personalized excursions to explore the island’s hidden gems or organizing special events and celebrations, the villa’s dedicated team goes above and beyond to ensure a truly unforgettable stay. Additionally, for larger groups exceeding 12 adults, supplementary staffing options are available to accommodate every guest’s needs, ensuring a seamless and stress-free holiday experience from start to finish.

    In conclusion, Nelson Gay stands as a beacon of refined elegance and unparalleled hospitality, inviting guests to immerse themselves in the timeless charm of Barbados. From its elegant interiors to its serene outdoor spaces, every aspect of this coastal retreat is designed to evoke a sense of tranquility and luxury, promising a holiday experience that is nothing short of extraordinary.

    Property Features

    Open Air Gym
    Snorkles & Masks
    Water Volleyball
    Pickle Ball Court
    Writing Desk
    Outdoor Shower
    A/c In Bedrooms
    Table Tennis
    Tropical Garden
    Hd Smart Tv
    Swimming Pool
    Media Room
    Ceiling Fans
    Beach Access
    Bbq Grill


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