Bridgetown
in Saint Michael, Barbados

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
13.107 and -59.620 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 13° 6' 26" and W -59° 37' 12"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - BBD
Spoken languages:
English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:54 AM (Monday)
Timezone: America/Barbados
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:09 am and 5:32 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-10.633 and 121.534 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Padajiri
References
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Delve into Bridgetown

Bridgetown in Saint Michael with it's 98,511 habitants is located in Barbados. It's the capital of this country.

Current time in Bridgetown is now 04:54 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named America / Barbados with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Bridgetown. The closest airport in Barbados is Sir Grantley Adams International Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Barbados is Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison in a distance of 83 mi (or 134 km), East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Holetown, Oistins, Welchman Hall, Four Cross Roads and Bathsheba. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 72%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 9th of December 2019

27°C (81 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, few clouds.

Tuesday, 10th of December 2019

27°C (81 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 11th of December 2019

27°C (81 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Courtyard Bridgetown Barbados

Address
0,7 mi
The Garrison Historic Area, Hastings. Christ Church
BB15156 Bridgetown
Barbados

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hilton Barbados

Address
0,9 mi
Needhams Point
11000 Saint Michael
Barbados

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


South Beach Hotel

Address
1,2 mi
Rockley at Accra Beach
Barbados
Barbados

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Soco Hotel - All Inclusive - Adults Only

Address
2,7 mi
Hastings
BB15156 Hastings
Barbados

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Waves Hotel & Spa by Elegant Hotels - All Inclusive

Address
2,7 mi
Prospect Bay Beach
00000 Prospect
Barbados

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


SWEETFIELD MANOR BO

Address
2,1 mi
BRITTONS NEW RD
14027 ST MICHAEL
Barbados

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Island Inn All Inclusive Hotel

Address
1,9 mi
Aquatic Gap, The Garrison
Bridgetown
Barbados

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Savannah Beach Hotel

Address
2,3 mi
Hastings
Barbados
Barbados

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Coconut Court Beach Hotel

Address
2,9 mi
The Garrison Historic Area
BB15156 Barbados
Barbados

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Melbourne Inn

Address
1,5 mi
4th Avenue Dover
BB11090 St Lawrence Gap
Barbados

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 11:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Bridgetown, Barbados - Downtown HD (2015)

Published: February 27, 2015
Length: 13:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ACG Travel Videos

Bridgetown (metropolitan pop 110000 (2014)) is the capital and largest city of the nation of Barbados. Formerly, the Town of Saint Michael, the Greater Bridgetown area is located within the...


Quantum of the Seas, Bridgetown, Barbados

Published: January 25, 2015
Length: 32:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mogens Hallas

Quantum of the Seas, visit to Bridgetown, Barbados, January 18, 2015. Follow us at our walking tour from the cruise ship port through the City of Bridgetown, Barbados. Bridgetown is the capital...


Bridgetown Barbados in 60 Seconds

Published: December 01, 2013
Length: 56:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Cariboundtv

http://caribound.com/ Caribound, The Caribbean Villa Company has brought you this short 60 second guide of Bridgetown, Barbados. Get a glimpse of what to do when on your villa holiday in...


Sailing and Anchoring in Carlisle Bay, Bridgetown, Barbados

Published: February 24, 2015
Length: 10:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Markus Schneider

The "Lonley Lagoon Channel" is the first sailing and travelling guide in HD Video. You will find usefull informations and beautiful pictures and video clibs about each lagoon I have visited,...


15.03.2012 Bridgetown - Barbados. Stadtansichten. Video.

Published: May 24, 2013
Length: 42:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Irmtraud Reck

15.03.2012 Bridgetown - Barbados II. 1628 wurde die Stadt Bridgetown auf Barbados von den Briten gegründet. Es wird Zucker, Rum und Melasse produziert. Der Tourismus ist auch eine ...


Bridgetown, Barbados - Jewel of the Seas Arrival HD (2015)

Published: February 27, 2015
Length: 20:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ACG Travel Videos

Bridgetown (metropolitan pop 110000 (2014)) is the capital and largest city of the nation of Barbados. Formerly, the Town of Saint Michael, the Greater Bridgetown area is located within the...


Bridgetown, Barbados - Jewel of the Seas Departure HD (2015)

Published: February 28, 2015
Length: 44:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ACG Travel Videos

Bridgetown (metropolitan pop 110000 (2014)) is the capital and largest city of the nation of Barbados. Formerly, the Town of Saint Michael, the Greater Bridgetown area is located within the...


Exploring the beauty of Bridgetown, Barbados

Published: December 18, 2012
Length: 07:29 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: TheAlohaRobert

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Barbados Bicycle cam # 20 [Broad street, Bridgetown]

Published: December 18, 2010
Length: 06:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: William Neblett


Quantum of the Seas: North Star - Bridgetown, Barbados 12/7/14

Published: January 03, 2015
Length: 12:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Derek Picone

Offering 360º views out over Bridgetown Barbados, the North Star is a one of a kind new feature onboard the Quantum of the Seas. Built as a glass gondola on the end of a 135 foot long crane...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Bridgetown

Bridgetown, metropolitan pop 96,578 (2006), is the capital and largest city of the nation of Barbados. Formerly, the Town of Saint Michael, the Greater Bridgetown area is located within the parish of Saint Michael. Bridgetown is sometimes locally referred to as "The City", but the most common reference is simply "Town". The Bridgetown port, found along Carlisle Bay lies on the southwestern coast of the island.

Located at 13.106, -59.632 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridgetown, Capitals in the Caribbean, Capitals in North America, Populated places in Barbados, Metropolitan areas of Barbados, Populated coastal places in Barbados, Port cities in the Caribbean, Populated places established in 1628, Populated places established in the 17th century, World Heritage Sites in Barbados, Capital districts and territories

National Heroes Square

National Heroes Square (formerly Trafalgar Square) is located in the capital and principal commercial centre Bridgetown, on the island-nation of Barbados. The square lies along Upper Broad Street and is on the northern shore of the Careenage ("Constitution River"), found directly in the centre of Bridgetown. A fixture of the Square on the west-end includes a bronze statue of Admiral Lord Nelson overlooking the Square. The statue in Bridgetown was erected unveiled on March 22.

Located at 13.0961, -59.6142 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridgetown, Squares in Barbados, National squares

Pelican Island (Barbados)

Pelican Island was a small uninhabited island that once existed off the west coast of Bridgetown and Fontabelle, in St. Michael, Barbados. According to historical record, the island received its name from brown pelicans that would nest there. To get there, one could have used one of the pair of nearby boat jetties along the Barbados shoreline, or during low tide it was believed to have been possible to wade out to the island as well.

Located at 13.1, -59.6333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Uninhabited islands of Barbados, Saint Michael, Barbados, Bridgetown, Former islands

Central Bank of Barbados

The Central Bank of Barbados (C.B.B. ) is the national monetary authority responsible for providing advice to government of Barbados on banking and other financial and monetary matters. The Central Bank of Barbados, was established by Act of parliament on 2 May 1972. Prior to the establishment of C.B.B. , Barbados' monetary policies were governed through its membership in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Authority (ECCA).

Located at 13.0988, -59.613 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Banks of the Caribbean, Central banks, Economy of Barbados, 1972 establishments in Barbados, Banks established in 1972

Kensington Oval

The Kensington Oval is a stadium located to the west of the capital city Bridgetown on the island of Barbados. It is the pre-eminent sporting facility on the island and is primarily used for cricket. Locally referred to as "The Mecca" of cricket, it has hosted many important and exciting cricket games between local, regional, and international teams during its more than 120 year history.

Located at 13.1051, -59.6226 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cricket grounds in Barbados, Sports venues in Barbados, Saint Michael, Barbados, Test cricket grounds in the West Indies, Football venues in Barbados

Parliament of Barbados

The Parliament of Barbados is the national legislature of Barbados. It is accorded legislative supremacy by Chapter V of the Constitution of Barbados. The Parliament is bicameral in composition and is formally made up of: HM Queen Elizabeth II, Queen of Barbados (represented by the Governor-General), an appointed Senate, and an elected House of Assembly.

Located at 13.097, -59.6139 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
1639 establishments, Politics of Barbados, Parliament of Barbados, National legislatures, Bicameral legislatures, Parliaments by country, Westminster system

Garrison Historic Area

St. Ann's Garrison, or more commonly known as "The Garrison", is a small district located in the country of Barbados. This Garrison Historic Area is situated about 2 miles south of Heroes Square in the capital-city Bridgetown, and just west of the village of Hastings in the neighbouring parish of Christ Church. It is dominated by its historic horse race-track, located on the 30 acre parade ground called the Garrison Savannah.

Located at 13.0967, -59.6139 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Saint Michael, Barbados, Military of Barbados, Districts of Barbados, Historic sites in Barbados

Port of Bridgetown

The Port of Bridgetown (officially the Deep Water Harbour), is a seaport in Bridgetown on the southwest coast of Barbados. Situated at the North-Western end of Carlisle Bay, the harbour handles all of the country's international bulk ship-based trade and commerce. In addition to international-shipping the Deep Water Harbour is the port of entry for southern-Caribbean cruise ships.

Located at 13.106, -59.632 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Transport in Barbados, Ports and harbours of Barbados, Saint Michael, Barbados, Bridgetown, Breakwaters

Nidhe Israel Synagogue

The Nidḥe Israel Synagogue is the only synagogue in Bridgetown, Barbados. It also holds the distinction of being one of the oldest synagogues in the western hemisphere and a Barbados National Trust property. In 2011 the Synagogue and excavated Mikvah were designated as UNESCO protected properties within the World Heritage Site of Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison area.

Located at 13.0994, -59.6153 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridgetown, Synagogues in Barbados, Conservative synagogues, 19th-century synagogues, Religious organizations established in the 1650s, World Heritage Sites in Barbados

Indian River (Barbados)

The Indian River (Barbados) is a river of Barbados.

Located at 13.1, -59.6167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Barbados

Constitution River

The Constitution River or commonly called "The Careenage", is a river located along Carlisle Bay, on the south-western portion of Barbados. The western end of the river runs through the centre of Bridgetown in Saint Michael. The river acts as a channel for heavy rain run-off from the higher interior regions of the island. Additionally, it is a small sheltered shallow passage or yacht harbour for medium sized yachts or small craft boats to dock in the city.

Located at 13.0961, -59.6144 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridgetown, Rivers of Barbados

Parliament Buildings (Barbados)

The Parliament Buildings (also known as The Public Buildings, or more rarely Parliament House), is the seat of the Parliament of Barbados. Built between 1870 and 1874, the buildings have been the meeting place for both chambers of Parliament since 16 June 1874, and a former site of Colonial administration of Barbados. It consists of two buildings which poses neo-Gothic architectural style, and are reminiscent of the Victorian era of Great Britain.

Located at 13.097, -59.6139 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1870s architecture, Bridgetown, Government buildings completed in 1873, Buildings and structures in Bridgetown, Gothic architecture, Government buildings in Barbados, Legislative buildings, Seats of national legislatures, Visitor attractions in Barbados

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
The Bridge Town, Bridgetown, ብርጅታውን, بريدج تاون, ברידג'טאון, BGI, ブリッジタウン, 브리지타운, Bridžtaunas, Бриџтаун, Бриджтаун, 布里奇敦