The Island I Would Open My Beach Bar On Would Be ….
Oct23

The Island I Would Open My Beach Bar On Would Be ….

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One of the reasons I started this blog was to keep my eyes on the prize of one day owning my own beach bar. Knowing I wanted that dream to come true was the easy part. Figuring out which island I wanted to own it on is another. After all, if you build it, they will come but which direction are you going to point them? It would have to be in the Caribbean, an area that’s synonymous with beach bars and the laid back island vibe. Plus,...

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Beaches in Need of a Beach Bar
Jul10

Beaches in Need of a Beach Bar

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It’s hard for me to tell if any of the structures to the right of this picture are beach bars or not. If not, I think it’s my manifest destiny as a beach bar fan to claim one of them and transform it into a beach bar deserving of the setting. This beach is too beautiful not to admire and enjoy from the comforts of a beach bar. Paynes Bay on the west coast of Barbados is your quintessential Caribbean beach – sand as...

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Surfer’s Bay Beach Bar in Barbados
Jun14

Surfer’s Bay Beach Bar in Barbados

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I’ve always been a big fan of staying on the west coast of any island mainly because of the sunsets. Surfer’s Bay Beach Bar, however, is evidence that you can still enjoy the beautiful Caribbean sunsets and not be on the west coast as this photo clearly shows. “Surfer’s Bay is nestled in on the south point of the island and is literally right on the ocean. A boutique hotel including a fully functioning open-air...

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Buy a Beach Bar in Barbados
Nov18

Buy a Beach Bar in Barbados

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The former Blue Monkey Beach Bar on Payne’s Bay in Barbados.  Part of the Tropical Escape Hotel (which is located across the street), the bar and the hotel have been for sale for a few years.  For $10,000,000 (now $7,000,000!), you can own both.  If you could convince the owners to sell the bar separately, you would have a prime location on one of the nicest beaches along the “Gold Coast” in Barbados which is just begging for a beach...

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