Divi Southwinds Beach Resort ~ Bridgetown

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Enjoy the best of Barbados


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At a glance

Sweeping beaches. Lively festivals. Swaying palm trees. Colorful culture. Enjoy the best of Barbados when you stay at Divi Southwinds Beach Resort. Divi Southwinds Beach Resort offers everything you need to explore this unique Caribbean island. Our location in the St. Lawrence Gap means you'll be close to dining and entertainment options during your stay. Our knowledgeable staff of Caribbean experts offers you insider knowledge of the island and all it has to offer. And best of all, our all-suite property with fully equipped kitchens and generous resort amenities means you can leave your worries behind as you get the most out of your island vacation.

Divi Southwinds Beach Resort is located right on the St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados' most popular dining and entertainment district, offering family-friendly options and a lively nightlife for adults. Our resort is also home to many fun activities from sunbathing and swimming to tennis and mini-golf. We are just a short distance from many of the island's interesting historic and natural resources. You'll never get bored of Barbados!

  • 3 Freshwater Swimming Pools
  • pureocean Beachfront Restaurant & Bar
  • Poolside Cabanas
  • Fitness Center
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Chairs
  • Children’s Playground
  • Tennis
  • Wi-Fi Access Included
  • 9-Hole Professional Miniature Golf
  • Day Spa & Hair Salon
  • Grocery/Mini-Mart​



Divi Southwinds Beach Resort is anything but your typical Caribbean hotel. All accommodations at our Barbados resort are suites with fully equipped kitchens and spacious living areas that are ideal for both traveling families and adults looking for a relaxing vacation. Choose from a variety of views and layouts to make your stay with us as comfortable and relaxed as possible.


  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clock Radio
  • In-Room Safe
  • Private Balcony or Patio with Pool, Garden, or Ocean Views
  • Flat-Screen TV
  • Hairdryer

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Enjoy ocean breezes, a large living area, and a fully equipped kitchen in the heart of Barbados' lively St. Lawrence Gap when you book our one-bedroom pool or garden view suite. These suites feature one king-sized bed in the bedroom, a queen sleeper sofa in the separate living area, and a private balcony or patio with pool or garden views. A highlight of staying in these suites is that you’ll be a short walk from the beach, just behind the St. Lawrence Gap.

For a home away from home, choose a Beach Villa. These suites, situated on a half mile of white sand beach, are a favorite of travelers because of their fully equipped kitchens and private patios or balconies with panoramic ocean views. Each large, one-bedroom suite offers one king-sized bed with a queen sleeper sofa in the separate living area.

When you’re looking for the best value and most space, our two-bedroom suites are perfect for you. Two-bedroom suites feature one king-sized bed, two twin beds, and a queen sleeper sofa in the separate living area as well as one full bath upstairs and one half bath downstairs. Soak up the salt air on your private patio or balcony with pool or garden views or take a short walk to the beach behind the St. Lawrence Gap.



The Divi Southwinds Beach Resort is located between a half-mile stretch of pure, white sand beach, and "the Gap" – a lively Barbados street attraction with restaurants, shops, music, and an abundance of local color. Divi Southwinds Beach Resort is situated on the south coast of Barbados on Dover Beach, noted for wide beaches and easy currents, perfect for family fun.

Divi Southwinds Beach Resort is approximately 4 miles from the capital city of Bridgetown, and 6 miles from the airport. The island of Barbados is approximately 21 miles long and 14 miles wide, meaning you're never far from anything when you're in Barbados!


  • Dover Beach: 500 m/0.3 mile
  • Worthing Beach: 1 km/0.5 mile
  • Sheraton Centre Shopping Mall: 4 km/2 miles
  • Barbados Golf Club: 6 km/4 miles
  • Sunbury Plantation House: 14 km/9 miles
  • Sir Frank Hutson Sugar Museum: 17.5 km/11 miles
  • Holetown: 19 km/12 miles
  • Harrison’s Cave: 20 km/12 miles
  • Andromeda Botanical Gardens: 24 km/15 miles
  • Barbados Wildlife Reserve: 29 km/18 miles

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Extra Staff Bonuses!

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For stays during
20 Dec 2021


01 Aug 2020
20 Dec 2021
20 Dec 2021


01 Aug 2020
20 Dec 2021
16 Dec 2021

* Children stay FREE when sharing with adults

01 Aug 2020
20 Dec 2021

* Space Available Room Upgrades

* Space Available Late Check Outs

"Space Available" Room Upgrades and Late Check-out, if granted will be at the time of check-in/check-out and at the sole discretion of the hotel.


​Upscale beachside dining

Dine in with us tonight at pureocean. Enjoy savory dishes and a full bar selection in a contemporary beach setting by pureocean. Our menu spans from Caribbean favorites such as Bajan Flying Fish to appetizers like Potato Stackers. Pureocean also offers a large menu of specialty cocktails made with Barbados' own Mount Gay Rum as well as vodka cocktails, martinis, beer, coffee, wine, soft drinks, and beer. All menu pricing is listed in Bajan dollars. 


Enjoy total relaxation and let go of the outside world at our on-site spa at Divi Southwinds Resort of Barbados. The Divi Southwinds spa is open to the public and our resort guests. Our experienced staff offers a full suite of massage and aesthetic services to help you relax without ever having to leave our resort. During your tranquil stay at the spa, you have the option to enjoy a complete salon and exclusive spa treatment rooms.


Explore Barbados

Divi Southwinds Beach Resort is right in the center of everything you want to do in Barbados. Our tropical resort is between a half-mile stretch of pure, white sand beach and "The Gap" — a lively Barbados street attraction with restaurants, shops, music, and an abundance of local color. This unique location offers guests a wide range of activities — from lazy days exploring the beach to exciting nightlife. Divi Southwinds is also just moments away from a wide range of activities like island tours and watersports.

The Gap is home to the best entertainment venues on the island, including plenty of family-friendly options. The walkable neighborhood is less than 1 mile long and stretches directly along the coast. You'll find the best entertainment on the west end of The Gap. Restaurants on The Gap offer breakfast, lunch, and dinner. You'll find daily access to beaches and beach activities with rentals and public restrooms/locker rooms available. You'll also find shopping among the several shops housed in traditional Bajan chattel houses offering souvenirs, gift items, and art.

Nightlife is lively for adults and includes nightclubs, sports bars, fine dining, arcades/slots, and live entertainment. Choose from a variety of venues, from fun, themed venues hosting dance contests to low-key bars with snack specials and karaoke. The Gap offers cultural floorshows, local musicians, and even theatre.

Divi Southwinds Beach Resort is the host resort for a variety of meetings and festivals in Barbados year-round. Outside of these, Barbados is also home to many popular annual festivals and celebrations. Choose Divi Southwinds for comfortable accommodations, just minutes away from the best festivals and conferences the island has to offer.

Barbados has a rich history preserved and restored in many of its historic buildings. From sprawling plantation homes to scenic views from old lighthouses, Barbados offers a unique view from the past as it blends into the present.

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