St. James, Barbados»Bon Vivant

  • Bedrooms: 9
  • Bathrooms: 9
  • Sleeps: 18

Fairytales happen at Bon Vivant. The beautiful weather, lush gardens, fine catering and total privacy in a fully contained environment provide the ultimate setting for your island destination wedding. With nine guestrooms, all with private baths, Bon Vivant can accommodate an entire bridal party or your extended family.

Bon Vivant is located on the western coast of the remarkable coral island of Barbados, just a 5 minute walk from the sparkling waters of the Caribbean Sea. It is a romantic fusion of British tradition and relaxed luxury. Set on 2 ½ acres of heavenly tropical gardens, Bon Vivant has an open air layout which surrounds a glorious courtyard centered by a 50-foot pool. The villa has an attentive staff including accomplished chefs who have trained with the best chefs in the world.

Guests can select from a host of activities. Included on the estate is a basketball/volleyball court, a flood lit tennis court, an indoor racquetball court, a championship billiard table, exercise equipment, ping-pong table and shuffleboard. You will also have access to the club facilities at the Sandy Lane Beach as well as 45 holes of championship golf at the nearby Sandy Lane Golf Club.

Rates Nov. 1 - Apr. 30 $29,500 per week
May 1 - Oct. 31 $22,500 per week
No additional site fee for weddings.
Contact for pricing and availability during Christmas and New Year's.
  • Nine bedrooms with bathroom en suite. Six have private outdoor showers.
  • Pool
  • Gardens
  • Beach (5 minute walk)
  • Tennis Courts
  • Jacuzzi
  • Basketball/Volleyball Court
  • Shuffleboard
  • Outdoor Ping Pong Table
  • Complimentary high-speed internet, WiFi
  • Complimentary local & overseas calls
  • Outdoor brick pizza oven
  • Exercise equipment
  • Golf
  • Water-skiing
  • Sailing
  • Windsurfing
  • Snorkeling
  • Jet-skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Speedboat cruising
  • Scuba diving & lessons
  • Parasailing
  • Deep-sea fishing
  • Island touring
  • Tennis
  • Flood-lit basketball/volleyball court
  • Air-conditioned racquetball court
  • Billiards, indoor & on pool deck
  • Outdoor ping-pong table & shuffleboard
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping
  • Bars
  • Airport: Grantley Adams International, 35 min.
  • Car rentals: can be arranged
Nearby Accommodations
  • Sandy Lane Hotel
  • Landfall
  • Landmark
  • Bluff House
  • Many Other Villas Nearby
Staff Notes
  • Smoking outside only
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Number of Guests



Wedding Ceremony 20 50 Formal Dinner 20 50 Cocktail Reception 50 50

Available Services

In House

Avail. in Area

Wedding Planner -X Caterer X- Florist X- Musicians X- Lighting Technician X- Hairdressers/Make-Up X- Videographers X- Photographers X- Wedding Cake X- Limousine Services X- Drivers X- Shuttle Services X- Rental Equipment and Furniture X-
Equipment Setup X- Groom's Cake X- Tuxedo Rental -X Invitations and Printing -X Wedding Dresses -X Bridesmaid Dresses -X Rings -X Tents X- Heaters -X Candles X- Dance Floor X- Disabled Access -X Changing Room X- Security for Gifts X- Liability Insurance X- Security Personnel X- Civil Servant -X Contingency Plan X- Bride & Groom Food Tasting X-