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West Indies v England - 1st Test Tour (Barbados) from Manchester - Prices from £2499.00pp

West Indies v England - 1st Test Tour (Barbados) from Manchester

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Your Experience:

Barbados, also known as 'Little England', is steeped in colonial history. The independent island is home to a plentiful choice of beautiful beaches, clear blue waters and sublime scenery. Famous for its amazing food and spiced rum, visitors will draw pleasure from exploring everything that the Caribbean culture has to offer.

Your Booking Includes:

  • Direct international return flights from Manchester to Barbados (incl. 20kg luggage & 6kg hand luggage)
  • Airport & stadium transfers throughout 
  • 10 Nights' accommodation with daily breakfast 
  • Hewitt & Inniss Lower/Greenidge & Haynes Lower Grandstand Ticket for all 5 days of the 1st Test
  • Welcome drinks reception
  • Thomas Cook Sport merchandise pack
  • Support and assistance from our dedicated and friendly representatives
  • ATOL Protected by Thomas Cook Sport
  • Service charges and taxes

Optional Extras (at a supplement):

  • Upgrade to Premium Class flights (upon request - subject to availability)
  • Upgrade your Match Ticket

Your Booking Doesn't Include:

  • 'Room Rate Levy' of $5.50 per room per night, which can only be paid upon departure by the guest, as per Government Law
  • Optional Excursions
  • Meals (unless specified)
  • Travel Insurance


Day 1, Sunday 20th January 2019

Depart Manchester for Barbados, flying with Thomas Cook. Arrive in Barbados to be welcomed by our staff and transferred to your chosen hotel. Join us for our welcome drinks reception or head out to absorb the Carribean atmosphere that Barbados has to offer.

Day 2-3, Monday 21st - Tuesday 22nd January 2019

Enjoy Barbados at your leisure.

Day 4-8, First Test Match, Wednesday 23rd - Sunday 27th January 2019

Settle in to your seat for the beginning of play and enjoy the views of one of the most picturesque and historic test grounds in the world – you won’t miss a second of the action.

Day 9-10, Monday 28th - Tuesday 29th January 2019

Make the most of your remaining days in Barbados.

Day 11, Wednesday 30th January 2019

Whatever the result, we’re sure it’ll be a sad farewell to Barbados – famed as much for its history and hospitality as its cricket.

Check out after breakfast ready to transfer to the airport for your homeward flight with Thomas Cook from Barbados to Manchester.

The Venue

Kensington Oval

Located on the outskirts of Bridgetown lies the renowned Kensington Oval, Barbados' oldest cricket ground. Steeped in history since being established in 1882, the Kensington Oval has played host to many of cricket's all time greats. Honoured all around the stadium is Sir Garfield Sobers, a national hero of Barbados, providing fans with a photo opportunity to pose with the statue of a true legend of the game.

Hotel Options

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  • Courtyard by Marriott Bridgetown, Barbados

    The Garrison Historic Area Hastings. Christ Church Bridgetown BB15156

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    Courtyard Bridgetown, Barbados is ideal for business and leisure travelers, being 8.6 miles from Grantley Adams International Airport and just a short distance from Bridgetown, Hastings and some of the best beaches on the south coast of Barbados. Explore the historic Garrison area, which features the George Washington House, Barbados Museum and Garrison Savannah, known for Saturday horse racing. St. Lawrence Gap, popular for its nightlife, also is a short drive away. After a day of the cricket or exploring the island, unwind with a local beer or favorite cocktail at Centro before getting a good night's rest in the hotel's spacious rooms. Utilize the free high-speed Wi-Fi and ergonomic workstations to take care of work obligations. Keep up with your exercise routine in the 24-hour fitness center. The outdoor pool and deck are the best spots to soak up the Caribbean sun. The nearby Richie Haynes Boardwalk is ideal for a seaside run or stroll any time. Let Courtyard Bridgetown, Barbados exceed your expectations.

    Key Features:

    • Gym
    • On-site Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar
    • Outdoor Pool
    • WiFi
  • Radisson Aquatica Resort Barbados (Ocean View Room)

    Aquatic Gap Carlisle Bay Bridgetown BB11000

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    Situated on the white-sand beaches and crystal-clear waters of Needham's Point, Radisson Aquatica Resort Barbados welcomes you with breathtaking island views and exclusive Carlisle Bay access. Within walking distance of the hotel, you can experience the natural beauty of Barbados with a myriad of outdoor activities like swimming, snorkeling and paddleboarding. You can also walk to nearby shops and beaches, or take a taxi to visit Bridgetown’s top attractions like the Pelican Village Craft Centre and the George Washington House.

    To help you recharge after a day lounging on the beach or exploring the island, return to the hotel to browse the Internet using our free Wi-Fi or cool off in our outdoor swimming pool. Maintain your healthy habits in our well-equipped fitness center, and stop by the Concierge desk for recommendations on the best places to visit.

    Each of our 124 rooms and suites is a relaxing retreat with soothing, neutral colors and rich, wooden accents. Brew a fresh cup of coffee each morning, and check emails using our free Wi-Fi. A large desk provides plenty of space to work, and an ergonomic chair keeps you comfortable. Standard room highlights include:

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • 42-inch flat-screen TV
    • Leisure chair with ottoman
    • Room service

    Before dipping your toes in the ocean, start your day with a filling breakfast in the laid-back setting of our Aquatic Club Restaurant. In addition to buffet-style breakfast options and à la carte selections, this restaurant also offers a full lunch and dinner menu.

    At Neptune’s Grill, you can dine on savoury, island-inspired dishes while you soak in views of the ocean or pool. This waterfront restaurant is perfect for a sumptuous lunch with your significant other.  

    Key Features:

    • Beachfront
    • Gym
    • On-site Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar
    • Outdoor Pool
    • WiFi

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Selected for location and quality, our inclusive hotel options will ensure you wake up fresh, ready to experience your sport.


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