Barbados is the ideal place for a relaxing week away, while two ODIs will give you a reason to get off the sunlounger, even if just for two days!
- 7 nights’ accommodation.
- Guaranteed match tickets for the ODIs 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.
Countdown to Match Day
20th February 2019
- Saturday 16th February – 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.
- Sunday 17th – Tuesday 19th February
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 20th February – 1st Windies v England ODI
After breakfast, transfer to the Kensington Oval for the 1st ODI between the Windies and England. After the day’s play, return to your hotel.
- Thursday 21st February
Day at leisure.
This evening, you are invited to join your Tour Manager and fellow travellers for a Howzat Travel tour farewell dinner.
- Friday 22nd February – 2nd Windies v England ODI
After breakfast, transfer to the Kensington Oval for the 2nd ODI between the Windies and England. After the day’s play, return to your hotel.
- Saturday 23rd February – Depart Barbados
Check out of your hotel and transfer to Grantley Adams International Airport for your international flight back to the UK.
International Outbound Flight
Depart Gatwick: Saturday 16th February at 1340
Arrive Barbados: Saturday 16th February at 1830
International Inbound Flight
Depart Barbados: Saturday 23rd February at 2010
Arrive Gatwick: Sunday 24th February at 0820
Quality hotel on a B&B basis. Superior match-tickets, all transfers and full services of Howzat Travel Tour Managers.
Superior, partly shaded match tickets are guaranteed and included in the tour price.
- ‘Room Rate Levy’ in Barbados, which is only payable upon arrival by the guest – this ranges from $2.50 per room per night, 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.
- £2,649 per person
- Single supplement available for £970
“As first-time travellers with Howzat Travel we felt the quality of support and advice prior to departure was excellent. Carl, Gordon and Garth were exceptional Tour Managers, very friendly and nothing was too much trouble for them. The tour was amazing – couldn’t fault it! We struggle to think what could have been better!” Andy…
“Howzat Travel made it very easy to create a tailor-made tour. Very good communications at all times. Our tour manager was very knowledgeable and always available, made our tour travellers a team! I thought the Sir Garfield Sobers evening was absolutely fantastic.” Stephen Wood
“We met old friends we laughed, danced, sang and had a great time and of course England won the cricket. This is our third tour with Howzat and it was wonderful, the dinner was amazing and Sir Gary Sobers had so much time for everyone it was the best we have been to. Now looking…
“Thank you once again for an absolutely fantastic tour. Other than losing at Barbados (but it was a great test) the tour was perfect! The personal and attentive attention to detail is a key differentiating feature of Howzat Travel’s service. Needless to say we are hungry to do future cricket tours and would only ever…
“Once again Howzat Travel organised a great tour for us. The organisation and all aspects were excellent. The farewell meal with Sir Garfield Sobers and Gordon Greenidge were particular highlights. All Howzat staff that we came in contact with were approachable, friendly and helpful.” Nigel & Jackie Crickmore
“10/10 for everything! A great blend of beach and cricket (apart from the cricket itself!). Great memories. This, and my paragliding with you in NZ, are two of my best life experiences with Howzat Travel.” Kathy Taylor
“A very good, well-organised tour. Good value for money and the tour managers were excellent – very helpful and friendly. Thank you to all for making this tour very enjoyable. Just brilliant.” Stewart Ruhback
“Our cricket trip to Barbados exceeded all our expectations. Howzat Travel certainly know how to do things properly! At no stage throughout the week did we ever feel uninformed or left to fend for ourselves. Howzat travel are a very professional outfit and we will have no hesitation in using you again in the future.…
“Thank you for a wonderful tour. It was well organised and very pleasant. Good seating at the cricket and comprehensive information provided about airports, destinations and accommodation.” John Williams & Shelley Lewis
“I have now done three tours with you and each one of them has been outstanding. The packages you have put together have been holidays I will always remember, and the level of service has been brilliant from all of you at Howzat. I have made many new friends through your company and look forward…
“A thoroughly enjoyable tour with a great company, we would both have no hesitation in recommending the Howzat Travel experience to friends.” Doug & Mat Chalmers