Polo Ridge is located on a quiet residential street situated on a ridge opposite the polo ground in Barbados. It is in an enviable central location. Many of the beautiful villas enjoy both sea views and polo field views. It is also close to all the amenities of the west coast including restaurants, shops and beautiful beaches.
Barbados Polo Club and Holders
The polo field of the Barbados Polo Club abutts Polo Ridge and on the other side of the polo field is the famous Holders House. Holders House has been home to the Kidd family for many years.
An annual event known as Holders Season Festival is held at Holders House. This is a 17th century plantation house set in 5 acres of luxurious, lush gardens.
The Holders festival has become internationally acclaimed and is one of Barbados’ premier cultural events. Guests enjoy opera, music and theatre performances in the open air amidst the beautiful gardens of Holders House. It has become a tradition for picnic dinners to be taken. These are often served at tables around the pool at Holders House. To read about the Holders Season Festival click here.
Holders House is also home to a weekly farmers’ market which is very popular with locals, residents and visitors.
Holders Polo Club has a busy season with plenty of fixtures
One of Barbados’ most sought after locations
Back in the day, Polo Ridge was “the place” to have a house. With palm trees aligning the approach to Polo Ridge,It is in a wonderful location with palm trees aligning the approach to it. It also has incredible views of the west coast. Polo Ridge is quiet and breezy most of the time and it is easy to see its appeal.
The ridge lost some of its shine to modern developments in Sandy lane, Royal Westmoreland and the like. Recently astute new buyers have brought the Polo Ridge back to its former glory.
Most of the houses on the ridge have been purchased and refurbished to very high standards over the years. It is now becoming an extremely sought after location. Many properties on Polo Ridge enjoy panoramic sea views as well as polo field views and there is generally a constant breeze to enjoy. It is also very quiet.
Polo Ridge is one of the prime locations on the west coast of Barbados. It is one of Barbados’ elite’s preferred addresses in Barbados. However, there are still a few opportunities for savvy buyers to purchase properties such as San Flamingo