Barbados is filled with exciting investment opportunities that are projected to increase long-stay arrivals by approximately 92% and increase visitor spend by approximately 111% by 2025. Visionary investors can gain a head start into these new developments that will bring an additional 4,000 new rooms and 7,000 new jobs in the Carlisle Bay area alone.

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Sam Lord's Castle

Sam Lord’s Castle

The historic Sam Lord’s Castle property, which was constructed in 1820 and was once the flagship of Barbados’ hotel plant, is being restored to its former glory. The 57 acre property which will cost approximately USD $200 million to construct, will feature 450 rooms and is slated to be completed by mid 2018.

Carlisle Bay

Carlisle Bay Development

Barbados is positioning itself to capture a greater share of the US$280 billion Meeting & Incentive business by investing heavily in its facilities and room stock in and around its capital city, Bridgetown. The investment of US$1 billion which is in addition to current investments, will add 4,000 rooms to the island’s accommodation sector and enhance the shopping, dining and entertainment experience in Bridgetown, establishing it as a first-world city by 2025. The Carlisle Bay Development which covers over 2 km of beachfront land owned by government and the private sector will include:

  • An iconic performing arts/conference facility
  • 5 new hotels (an additional 1,500 rooms)
  • A marina
  • Entertainment facilities