One of only three Jacobean mansions still in existence in the Western Hemisphere, St. Nicholas Abbey lets visitors experience life on an authentic 17th-century sugar plantation. Roam the chambers of the "Great House" and admire its ornate decorations, antique furniture, and items collected by the owners from all over the world. Take a tour of the grounds to see the sugar cane fields and picturesque courtyard inhabited by a pair of cockatoos, or roam the lush yards, orchards, and herb garden, filled with colorful flowers, mango trees, guinea birds, and medicinal plants. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Saint Peter Parish holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the St. Nicholas Abbey and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
Tours To St. Nicholas Abbey
Full-Day Tour of Bridgetown Highlights Including Harrison's Cave, Bathsheba Beach and More BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $150
Duration: 7 hours
Barbados Sightseeing Tour: Hunte's Garden and St Nicolas Abbey BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $85
Duration: 5 hours
St. Nicholas Abbey Reviews
Very interesting place to visit, steeped in history. Short visit to the house , but time in the barn, the rum tasting - lead by the owner, and the cafe/restaurant were all very enjoyable! more »
My husband and I had a small intimate wedding at the beautiful Abbey on February 14 2020. Camilla Warren and her colleagues were absolutely amazing, kind and very helpful. They helped us plan all the.... more »
Very good tour. Not much mention of slavery, which is quite common throughout the island at these 'plantations', i.e. slave labour camps. Well worth seeing as it's one of the few Jacobean homes in the western hemisphere.
Excellent tour. Well worth a visit. We went round with guide Asher, who was excellent. He made the tour with some humour and a huge amount knowledge
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