Overview of West Coast
All along Barbados’ picture-perfect western coast, otherwise known as the Caribbean coast or the “platinum coast”, you will find idyllic beaches, salubrious resorts, and picturesque towns bursting with colour and culture. Home to the island’s most magnificent beaches, which each offer their own unique atmosphere, the west coast is the popular choice for travellers from all over the world. The west coast is home to inviting towns like Speightstown, Holetown and the capital Bridgetown, as well as famous palm-fringed beaches such as Paynes Bay, Mullins Beach and the vibrant Brighton Beach to name just a few. The dining options are endless, from fine-dining restaurants perched upon the cliffs, to traditional beach shacks serving up local delicacies. Play a round on a world-famous golf course, swim with turtles, sip a rum punch on the beach or simply relax in the luxury of your own private villa on Barbados’ unforgettable west coast.