COVID 19
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COVID 19 Policy

Due to the COVID 19 Pandemic and the planned reductions in air traffic to Barbados, it may be that your original flight date is not available. If you've booked through a tour operator or travel agent, we recommend that you contact them for the reconfirmation of your travel plans. Rest assured we are here and happy to help you adjust your stay dates accordingly.

We require all guests to use our ADVANCED CHECK-IN SERVICE prior to arrival, to assist with reducing the length of the check-in process.

COVID-19 WORRY-FREE POLICY
Should you or anyone in your travelling party be diagnosed with COVID-19 prior to the start of your holiday, Ocean Hotels agrees to extend your booking to future dates subject to availability and season, provide a credit note for any unused days or cancel without penalty. Additionally, this will also be applicable if your country of origin or Barbados prohibits travel or if your flight is cancelled or changed. Medical or Airline documentation must be provided. Should you test positive prior to returning to your home country you may be able to remain on the property to isolate in your room (if asymptomatic and with Ministry of Health approval), a special distressed rate will apply past your original departure date. Terms and Conditions apply.

BORDER UPDATE
Please ensure that you are aware of the Barbados travel protocols and ensure that you monitor them regularly in case of any changes. These were put in place to ensure that both citizens and visitors alike can StaySafe.

Please click here to find the most up-to-date copy of the requirements, along with the link to the ED card which must be completed prior to arrival and some useful FAQs.

APPROVED HOTEL PROTOCOLS
We are happy to advise that Sea Breeze Beach House has been approved by the Ministry of Health as a ‘Designated and Approved Hotel' to accept guests from high-risk countries.

Please be assured that Sea Breeze Beach House will follow the principles of the Ocean Hotels StaySafe protocols to ensure that we protect the staff's and guests' safety.

Effective September 23rd, 2022, the Barbados Government no longer has any COVID-19 vaccination or testing requirements regardless of vaccination status.  Also, masks are generally optional although it should be noted that masks are required on public transportation.

CHANGES TO GENERAL HOTEL SERVICES
Due to current occupancies and protocols, all restaurants will not be open every night, however, a selection of dinner menus from all our restaurants will be available on rotation throughout your stay. 

Housekeeping services will be provided daily. Staff are not permitted to be in the room when guests are present.

The hotel operation and its implementation of the hotel's COVID protocols are guided by the Ministry of Health of Barbados, and services may be affected due to mandatory government policies. We apologise in advance for any disappointment caused due to any disruption of our services but will endeavour to provide the highest level of service possible through this difficult time.

We strongly advise all guests to complete their check-in form in advance to ensure an expedited check-in. 

DEPARTURE TESTING
Please check your requirements for re-entering your country. For your convenience, PCR testing can be arranged on-site at the hotel using this link. The cost of the PCR test is US$130 per person. Test results will be guaranteed within 24 Hours but are usually returned within 12 hours. The cost of an Antigen test is US$60 (Results 1 – 4 hours). Should the time not be convenient you may also choose other locations on the island (transport not included).

FLEXIBLE BOOKING CONDITIONS
Whether you have an existing booking with us or are looking to book in the future we understand that so much is uncertain right now and to help we have created the most flexible booking conditions possible with modification or cancellation allowed up to 14 days before your check-in date with a full refund. Terms and Conditions apply.