England Cricket Tour to the West Indies 2019
Barbados Test Match

The Barbados Test Tour

18th – 29th January 2019

Ten days on an idyllic Caribbean island, with entertainment for everyone, the world-famous St. Lawrence Gap and a Test Match at Kensington Oval! It’s a beach holiday for the cricket fan! Blue and Red tour options available.

Prices from £2,299 per person

The Barbados Test Tour

Tour package includes
  • 10 nights’ accommodation.
  • Guaranteed five-day passes for the Test Match in Barbados.
  • Direct international economy flights from the UK.
  • All airport & match transfers in air-conditioned transport.
  • Services of Howzat Travel Tour Managers.
  • Tour welcome drink and farewell dinner with special guest.
  • Limited edition lightweight tour polo shirt, hat and bag.

 

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Countdown to Match Day

23rd January 2019

Test Match Venue

Barbados

Tour Itinerary

The Barbados Test Tour

If you would like to take in the warm-up matches prior to your tour… Contact us to enquire >

 

  • Friday 18th January – Arrive Barbados
    On arrival at Grantley Adams International Airport, you will be met by your Tour Manager and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure. In the evening, you are invited to join your Tour Manager and the rest of your group for a welcome drink and an introduction to your tour. This will also be an ideal chance for you to meet your fellow Howzat Travellers.
  • Saturday 19th – Tuesday 22nd January
    Days at leisure in Barbados. Your Tour Manager and our local partners will be able to assist you with any activities you may wish to do.
  • Wednesday 23rd – Sunday 27th January – 1st Windies v England Test Match
    Each day after breakfast, transfer to the Kensington Oval for the 1st Test Match between the Windies and England. After the day’s play, return to your hotel.
    On the evening of Saturday 26th January, you are invited to join your Tour Manager and fellow travellers for a Howzat Travel tour farewell dinner.
  • Monday 28th January – Depart Barbados
    Check out of your hotel and transfer to Grantley Adams International Airport for your international flight back to the UK.

International Flights

Virgin Atlantic

International Outbound Flight
VS29
Depart Gatwick: Friday 18th January at 1005
Arrive Barbados: Friday 18th January at 1445

International Inbound Flight
VS30
Depart Barbados: Monday 28th January at 1710
Arrive Gatwick: Tuesday 29th January at 0535

The Barbados Test Tour

Choose from the tour package options below

Platinum

The Barbados Platinum Tour package includes:

Excellent hotel on a B&B basis, best available match-tickets, all transfers and full services of Howzat Travel Tour Managers.

Accommodation

Platinum Hotel

Colony Club, Barbados
Pool/Garden View Room – Upgrades available
B&B
18th – 28th January (10 nights)
Hotel website

Match Tickets

Best available five-day passes are guaranteed and included in the tour price.

Not Included:

  • ‘Room Rate Levy’ in Barbados, which is only payable upon arrival by the guest – this ranges from $2.50 to $10 per room per night.
  • Any meals except those specified in the itinerary.
  • Expenses of a personal nature, such as telephone calls, laundry, table drinks, tips and gratuities.
  • Use of rooms before/after normal check in/out times.
  • Individual’s travel insurance.

Blue

The Barbados Blue Tour package includes:

Excellent hotel on a B&B basis, best available match-tickets, all transfers and full services of Howzat Travel Tour Managers.

Accommodation

Blue Hotel

Bougainvillea, Barbados
Junior Suite – Upgrades available
B&B
18th – 28th January (10 nights)
Hotel website

Match Tickets

Best available five-day passes are guaranteed and included in the tour price.

Not Included:

  • ‘Room Rate Levy’ in Barbados, which is only payable upon arrival by the guest – this ranges from $2.50 to $10 per room per night.
  • Any meals except those specified in the itinerary.
  • Expenses of a personal nature, such as telephone calls, laundry, table drinks, tips and gratuities.
  • Use of rooms before/after normal check in/out times.
  • Individual’s travel insurance.

Blue Price

  • £3,149 per person
  • Single supplement available for £1,300

Red ** PLEASE ENQUIRE **

The Barbados Red Tour package includes:

Quality hotel on a B&B basis, superior match-tickets, all transfers and full services of Howzat Travel Tour Managers.

Accommodation

Red Hotel

Divi Southwinds Beach Resort, Barbados
Pool/Garden View Suite
B&B
18th – 28th January (10 nights)
Hotel website

Match Tickets

Superior, partly shaded five-day passes are guaranteed and included in the tour price.

Not Included:

  • ‘Room Rate Levy’ in Barbados, which is only payable upon arrival by the guest – this ranges from $2.50 to $10 per room per night.
  • Any meals except those specified in the itinerary.
  • Expenses of a personal nature, such as telephone calls, laundry, table drinks, tips and gratuities.
  • Use of rooms before/after normal check in/out times.
  • Individual’s travel insurance.

Red Price ** PLEASE ENQUIRE **

  • £2,299 per person
  • Single supplement available for £700

Bespoke

Didn’t find exactly what you were looking for?

If you did not find exactly what you are looking for within our set packages, please let us know as we are very flexible in organising tailor-made packages to suit your exact requirements.

If you have travelled to the Caribbean previously and wish to explore alternative options before, after or between the Tests, simply contact us to let us know what you’d prefer to do instead. We will then build your perfect bespoke itinerary.

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The Barbados Test Platinum

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a quotation

The Barbados Test Blue

£3,149 per person
Single sup. £1,300

The Barbados Test Red

£2,299 per person
Single sup. £700

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