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Robert & Pierrette

We loved our vacation in Barbados and Oceanbliss was a great place to celebrate our return after an absence of 14 years; clean, immaculate and quiet, exactly what we were looking for.
Mr. Keith was an excellent host, being there at our arrival and at the time of our departure. He took us around when we needed him for groceries, etc. A generous man with his time.
We will be back next year.
Until then, we send you our warmest regards from a very cold day in Val-Morin.


Robert & Pierrette

Montreal, Canada.
17 Feb, 2014

Curtis and Beverly

Dear Suzanne, Keith, Michelle and Sandra

Many thanks for the use of appartment 3, which in our opinion, was most enjoyable. The clenliness of the room and facilities (bed linen, micorvave, toaster, crockery etc) has to be comended. We will have no hesitation in returning and recomending to family, friends and work colleagues. We had a most enjoyable stay, look forward to returning.

Thanks again

Warm Regards
Curtis and Beverley

London, United Kingdom
13 Dec, 2012

Peter and Alice

We stayed at Ocean Bliss from 16-23 June and really enjoyed it! The first afternoon Keith showed us around (apologies for not letting you know that we would not meet you at the airport....)and took us to the supermarket. Thanks! The apartment (nr 8)is clean, spacious,well equiped and has a nice balcony,with view on the ocean. Certainly very good value for its price! A car is very useful to visit other beaches (e.g.Worthing Beach), St. Lawrence Gap (some nice restaurants there!) or other parts of the island. Nice quiet spot on a lovely island!

13 Jul, 2012

Michael Ali

Sweaters Football team from
Trinidad stayed there for 4
days, we had a wonderful time
at the hotel, the place was
very clean, peaceful, with all
the amenities, Mr. Keith was
very pleasant and extremely
helpful and very accommodating
to our needs, we truly enjoyed
the time we spent there, and
would highly recommend that
is the place to stay when
visiting Barbados. Michael

Trinidad and Tobago
05 Jun, 2012

Wayne & Barb Lambert

We have being staying at Ocean Bliss for many, many years. It is totally wonderful. Large, super clean apartments, great cooking facilities, beautiful ocean views. We could go on and on. Most importantly is the friendliness and helpfulness of the owner. Thank you Keith !!!! We will be back.

Winnipeg, Canada
25 Mar, 2012

Denys & Claire

First time stay @ your place.

Were given very good comments by others prior visiting the Ocean Bliss.

Found the apartment spotless, quiet and very comfortable.What we had seen in your website prior visiting you was quite accurate,namely it reflected pretty much the reality., i-e no hidden surprises. This is Excellent.From the moment of the reservation......we were picked up promptly by Keith at the airport, who in turn took the time to make a stop at the grocery store, so we could at least collect some foods and beverages for the next morning. Beach was closer than we thought and the various buses to Oistins, etc..were rather closer than we thought, as well.My wife and I wish to extend 'congrats' to a well run business. Everything is done very smoothly and with lots of confidence.Also please make sure, you past our special thanks to Keith who has done his very best and also we have appreciate his company as a good human being.

Claire and Denys

Quebec, Canada
23 Feb, 2012

Ayeisha Morrison

Hello Suzanne,

I just wanted you to know our stay at ocean bliss was wonderful, and your husband Keith was an exceptional host, he was like a personal tour guide and we appreciate the stay in you beautiful country , thank you very much for making the stay pleasant, I look forward to visiting Barbados again, and you know I will look you up again. smiles :-)

Thank You.

New York
14 Jun, 2011

Natalie & Debbie

Rooms were spacious and clean and we can't say enough about Keith and Sonja. Thanks so much for a great holiday. We'll be back!

14 Jun, 2011


i had a good time thanks.


27 Jan, 2011


I had a wonderful experience at Ocean Bliss apartments. It really was bliss! The apartment was clean, spacious and had beautiful views over the water. I really enjoyed relaxing in the hammock provided too!
Keith was there to answer any questions I had and was very helpful. In fact, all the staff at Ocean Bliss were happy and helpful at all times. They really made my experience more enjoyable.
I can't wait to come back to Barbados and will make sure I book into Ocean Bliss. I have stayed at 3 other places on the island that were at a similar rate per night but none compare to Ocean Bliss!
Thank you for a wonderful holiday

20 Jan, 2011

Deborah Smith

This was the best vacation ever.The unit was very spacious.Suzanne,Keith and their family, were the best hosts.
I would highly recommend a stay at Oceanbliss to anyone going on vacation to Barbados.

Peoria, Illinois
25 Jul, 2010

Allison Fraser

The most wonderful time I've had in years. Thanks to our hosts Suzanne, Keith and Family. I have recommended their place to some of my friends.

Queens, NY, USA
22 Jul, 2010

Wendy Francis

Hi Suzanne,

Just wanted to let you know that for the most part, Joel and myself enjoyed our stay at your apartments. We appreciated the cleanliness and serenity of the apartment, the space as well as the pick-ups on both days. I was a bit sceptical when I made my booking due to my unfamiliarity with the place, but I was extremely happy with my selection.
Thanks again.


Trinidad & Tobago
19 Jul, 2010

Patricia Carter

I cannot begin to express the heartfelt grattitude & thanks to Suzanne & Keith for accomodating our Central High School Class of '76 Mini Reunion ! The appartments were supurb.We were treated like Royalty ! I will absolutely recomend Ocean Bliss to my friends and associates. Thanks again for a wonderful week of fun in the sun. I definitely will be back !
Thanks again Suzanne , Keith & Family!

Deactur. GA, USA
19 Jul, 2010

Selwyn Henry

Words cannot describe the warmth and hospitality of our hosts Suzanne and family. They made my short stay memorable, I would highly recommend this property to anyone visting Barbados.

Thanks,Suzanne & Keith

Richmond, Virginia
08 Jul, 2010

Isabelle and Viv Lee

We chose to come at low season to have a quiet and restful time, just how we like it. The apartment was spacious, furnished with taste and very clean with kitchen appliances as numerous and varied as if you had been at home. The view on the ocean from the balcony was fantastic. We thank Suzanne and her family for their great hospitality.

Vancouver, Canada
02 Jul, 2010

Wayne & Barb

We just can't seem to stay away. We keep returning year after year. The apartments are so roomy and so very clean. The cool ocean breezes and the view are fabulous. The hospitality of Suzanne and Keith is unbeatably. They are both so helpful. We love Ocean Bliss and cannot wait to return again next year.

15 Mar, 2010

Andre and Gertrude

Hi Suzanne & Keith

We are back in Montreal and we had a super flight no turbulence and we gain ½ an hour so that was just great. The weather here is unbelievable we never had this kind of nice winter as far I can remember but we are not comparing with Barbados of course, thank you 2 again for providing such a beautiful super clean and feel at home condo the only regret we have is that we only found out about Oceanbliss 3 years ago. So again thank you 2 and Sonja for been so nice with us it is very much appreciated we are anxious to see you next year. Have a good and a healthy one.

Best regards

The Angers

09 Mar, 2010


Thanks Keith and Suzanne for making our stay so confortable, very nice aparment with a nice ocean view.


28 Feb, 2010

Diga van Berkel

Dear Keith and Suzanne.

Still have a lot of good memories af Barbados and the stay at Ocean Bliss.I did send you the pictures. Maby you still have them.
I just recomended your beautiful studio to a dutch Man. And Looking on your side it makes me realy happy. At the time we where at Ocean bliss we where the 2nd couple that where straying in your realy nice studio. We did also had a dive course on the island. So 2 frech Padi divers left barbasos with a smille. Iff someone says Barbados i will say Ocean Bliss and the most frendly owners Keith and Suzanne. Still a happy thank you for making our stay on Barbados a dream come tru.

Digna van Berkel


01 Feb, 2010

Jorgen Longhi

We have stayed 2 weeks in ´08 and 3 weeks in´09 and we hope to come back in 2010 for 3 or 4 weeks, we realy enjoy the place and the kind and helpfull people that runs it, and it is a very good place to kite in the big waves.
Thanks Suzanne and Kieth.
We will be back.
Longhi Denmark.

03 Sep, 2009

Reynold,Jenny and Norma

Hi Suzanne& Keith,

We really enjoyed staying at Ocean Bliss. Keith took us to the grocery store and waited while we made our first purchases. What a great service. He then continued to show us the beaches and night life possibilities. Our compliment to house keeping for a very clean appartment. Hope to return soon for another wonderful vacation. Once again thanks.

Amstelveen, Netherlands
16 Jul, 2009

Karin and Peter

We had a great stay at Ocean Bliss appartments. The appartment was very clean with a beautiful view and everything you need is available. It was much appreciated that Susan came to pick us up from the airport.

The Netherlands
10 Jun, 2009


Dear suzanne
We had a great mini-vacations, the oceanbliss was great too, the apartment was ultra clean and had all the needs we wanted, thanks very much, we look foward to come back to barbados on december and i will contact you again to stay at your place!


04 Jun, 2009


Amazing hotel with amazing owners.
This is the 2nd time staying there. Hotel super clean (thanks Wendy), huge rooms, comfortable and safe. Owners, Keith and Suzanne were the nicest people and very helpful. When they thought they might not be able to drive us from the airport, they said they would arrange a cab and pay. Location is very quiet, but right across from beautiful beaches. Just stay away form Long Beach! ZR vans stop right down the street to take you basically anywhere. Love this hotel!

24 Apr, 2009

Rosebud 100

The Ocean Bliss experience far exceeded anything I expected. The apartment was spacious, clean, fully functioning amenities, lovely views, and the location was ideal, away from the bustling crowds (which I loved). Transportation was a breeze. The ZR buses were very easily accessible and could take you to Bridgetown for just $1.50 bdos dollars. The beaches were very close by, one was right behind the apartment. I loved the peacefulness of the area. The owners, Suzanne and Keith were really warm and accommodating to me and my friend, and Wendy was really helpful too. I do have one regret though..........that I did not stay longer!

Trinidad & Tobago
21 Apr, 2009


Wir sind zum Kiten nach Barabados gefahren. Die Unterkunft war hierfür hervorragend geeignet. Kurzer Weg zum Beach und gute Lagerung des Kitematerials möglich (sowohl im Zimmer, als auch auf dem Balkon, als auch im seperaten Schuppen).

Die Sauberkeit des Apartments war gut, die Ausstattung hervorragend! Alles vorhanden - von der Kaffeemaschine, Toaster, Mikrowelle, Mixer über Sandwich-Maker, Ofen, Herd bis hin zum Bügeleisen, Ventilatoren und Fön ist alles vorhanden!

Für zwei Personen war die Größe des Apartments ideal, mit 4 Personen muss man sich wahrscheinlich etwas einschränken, weil dann zwei Personen im Wohnraum schlafen. Für 2 Personen allerdings perfekt, fast zu groß :-))

Deshalb meine Meinung - Prädikat: "Empfehlenswert"!

Bremen, Germany
21 Apr, 2009


Hey there,

Just wanted to send a quick note to say your hospitality was amazing and Valus and I really enjoyed our stay with you, I'd like to come last week of April. If you have space avl
Let me know.
You are 1 great woman tho and I just loved it there so much I will be back
Take care
O and I will be bringing my 13 year old son.
Love Jen
PS keep in touch with me

Calgary, Canada
04 Apr, 2009

Micehlle Spooner

I had a great stay at Ocean bliss. It is close enough to all attractions & beaches. Very Spacious and clean. I am planning on staying here in my future travels to Beautiful Barbados. Thank you Ocean Bliss Family! See you soon.

Brooklyn, New York
30 Mar, 2009

Reynold and Lisa Charles

We wanted to take some time out to say thank you again. Our stay at Ocean Bliss was wonderful. The apartment was exactly the way the pictures describe. I was a little concerned about that when booking, but it was all so beautiful. Your hospitality was way above expectations as well. We were used to staying at hotels on our holidays, but again this was an exception!!! The location, the surrounding area, being close to a private beach as well as having the public transportation very convenient which enabled us to go back and forth to town and Oistens....everywhere. We as you know will be back again this year!!!

Manhattan, New York
12 Mar, 2009

Gordon & Kimberly

Hello Suzanne

How are you and How is Barbados? I guess this email is long overdue.
Kimberly and I had a wonderful time at your Hotel. I am making definite
plans to come back soon God willing.
Thank you for your grand hospitable service. Look out
for us in the not too distant future.

Gordon and Kimberly

13 Nov, 2008

Kelly and Denise

Hi Suzanne and Keith,

Once again a BIG thankyou for making our stay in Barbados just perfect! Ocean Bliss was impressive in location, comfort and tranquility.....
A very memorable holiday and the best place to spend our anniversary and my birthday.
We hope to return one day to your friendly laid-back atmosphere.....

Warm regards.........Dee and Kelly Holmes x

South Africa
05 Oct, 2008

Kevan and Diana

We stayed at Ocean Bliss Apts. from Dec. 23/07 through to Jan 10/08. We LOVED our stay and would highly recommend it to anyone who wants a beautiful and private apartment. Many thanks to Suzanne and Keith for making our stay so comfortable, you are both such warm and loving people. Taking the time on our arrival to show us the beaches, grocery stores, good nightly entertainment and the bus system was a generous welcoming we never expected ! Your hospitality was second to none ! The apartment was so clean with the convenience of every kitchen item anyone needed. We loved the quiet surroundings of the location and only being 20 minutes to great shopping and larger beaches was a plus. We hope this was one of many trips to Barbados, throughout the entire island we met such kind loving people and would love to return for some more hot, sunny r & r !
Kevan and Dianna Harding
British Columbia, Canada

British Columbia,Canada
08 Mar, 2008

Grace and Eric

Susanne and Keith
I have just arrived back from Barbados.I had to write to let others know what wonderful accomdodation, views, location, hospitality you both provided. You both made my holiday worthwhile and I enjoyed the tranquility that I felt whilst staying in your splendid apartment. I will recommend Ocean Bliss Apartments to anyone wishing to go to Barbados. I will see you both again.
A big Thankyou, especially to you Suzanne. Bless U

London, England
21 Nov, 2007


Dear Keith and Suzanne,
Thank you very much for making my stay here in Barbados a very memorable one. For all the extra help, shopping,internet,book....
I really appreciate it and I will always remember my time here at Ocean Bliss and spread the word!
I wish you all the best and that you will stay as kind- hearted, nice and open people as you are! Should you ever come to Germany or Holland you know where to find me.
Warm regards.

09 Sep, 2007

Marcel,Sue & Ashley

What a wonderful time we had in Barbados (this August), the view from the balcony (and the great roof view) over the Caribbean Sea was absolutely breathtaking. We really enjoyed Ocean Bliss as our home during these 2 weeks and our daughter really loved Kittie and her friend as they got attached during the 2 weeks. We definitely enjoyed touring the island with our hirecar (the rental company was absolutely great - bending backwards to please us as you, Keith and Suzanne, did too). We will definitely be back to Barbados some time as we have not yet been able to go down Harrison's Cave due to rennovations, but most of all to enjoy the tranquility of the island, the beautiful beaches and the great atmosphere!

The Hague,Holland
08 Sep, 2007

Alicia and Family

I had to write and let you know what a great time we had in Barbados and Ocean Bliss this July/August.
Having taken the chance of booking the apartment without any recommendations and basing our decision on the very good price and the virtual tour on your website, I was a bit apprehensive. However, as soon as we arrived it was clear there was nothing to worry about. The apartment was great. It was spotless, spacious and had THAT ocean view. It rapidly became our home away from home. It was the perfect location from which we explored the island.
We loved the peace we had being by the sea and also enjoyed the fact that we were able to drive to Oistins in about 10 minutes and that the same road took us to St Lawrence Gap and Bridgetown.
Having the hire car was fantastic but even when we travelled by the ZR bus, the service on the number 11 was brilliant. It was regular and fast.
I have wanted to visit Barbados for years and can say that the holiday lived up to all of my expectations. Thank you for all that you did to ensure that we had such a memorable holiday.

London, England
07 Sep, 2007

Didier d'Hervez

Hi Suzanne and Keith!

Just to thank you for having us.

We had a lovely holiday, not only because Barbados is a beautiful island and the people are so friendly, but also because we had such a comfortable and spotlessly clean apartment and such nice hosts as yourselves.

Thank you Keith for the taxi and supermarket rides.

Hope to be back very soon.

Aruna, Didier, India and Jaya d?Hervez.

24 Apr, 2007

Wayne & Barb Lambert

Back from Barbados a month already and can't stop thinking of "Ocean Bliss". We have stayed there 3 years in a row (long stays) and as always everything was perfect. The spacious clean apartment, the quietness, the cool ocean breeze, the view....pure heaven. Ocean Bliss is truly "BLISSfull" and we have already booked again for next year. Can't wait!!! Thank-you again Suzanne and Keith for making our wonderful "Barbados Home" available to us and thank-you for being so very friendly and accomodating. See you next year.

Winnipeg, Canada
10 Apr, 2007

family SANCES

Hello Suzan and Keith,
We came back to FRANCE with a chilly
weather and we wanted to thank you
for your nice hospitality.We also
a really good value for the size and
quality of the apartment we have
The beach is beautifull next to your
place.This was our first time in
BARBADOS and we already plan to
come back!!!Thank you again for the
way you presented your beautifull
island.FAMILY SANCES.october 2006

ANDERNOS 33 bassin d'arcachon
06 Nov, 2006

Kevin Taylor

Hi M/M Payne,
This is Kevin, the guy who stayed at your hotel just a few weeks ago with Karen . I must say I truly enjoyed my one week of vacation at your facility very much. The welcome was good, the place was exceptionally clean, everything in the kitchen area was to our satisfaction, the area was ideal... I mean what more can I ask for? I have no problem recommending your hotel to others who are looking for a very nice vacation.
You are such a lovely couple and a very successful one too. If there's anything that you want me to do please don't hesitate to call upon me, I'll be at your service. One thing I do know though is that you have not seen the last of me. I've finally found a nice vacation spot and that's the Ocean Bliss Apartments. It's fabulous!!!!

Kevin Taylor

22 Aug, 2006

Ginette and Laszlo

One month of pure bliss. We just came back and are ready to go back. Everything about Ocean Bliss is pure magic. The location, the apartment, the view, the ever present sound of the waves and, of course, the hosts Suzanne and Keith. And a big thank you to Jennifer for keeping everything in top shape all the time.

Far away from the touristy spots. Ocean Bliss is a haven of peace and beauty.

Barbados is a jewel. The bajans make it welcoming and warm. We can't wait to be back there.

See you soon!

Montreal, Canada
04 Jun, 2006


I just love staying at Ocean Bliss. When I first stayed there I was amazed at the space and facilities, real good value for money,Jennifer, who services the APts to a high standard and that extra bonus of Suzanne and Keith who are so friendly and down to earth. I have stayed there 4 times in the past 2 years and am just about to book again. As soon as I get there I feel like I'm home again!!! Keep keeping it real Suzanne and Keith, see you soon!!

Manchester UK
31 May, 2006

Sue Gallagher

- didn't know what to expect but everything about Ocean Bliss was way beyond our expectations. Spotlessly clean, beautifully equipped - by far the best self catering apartment I have ever stayed in. Keith and Suzanne are wonderful hosts, nothing is too much trouble.

Waking up and going to sleep to the sound of the ocean, the peace and quiet. Not in a tourist area, thank goodness. We hired a car and stayed right away from the 'blue chip tourists, surrounded by their armed guards'. We travelled all over the island, used the local buses at times (an experience not to be missed), ate at Oistins and met the wonderful people of Barbados. We taught a dance school some new dances and all in all, had just about the best time possible.

Ocean Bliss is still vivid in my memory and we will return there. We always felt safe and welcome everywhere we went.

I cannot think of one bad thing to say about Ocean Bliss or Barbados!

Birmingham, England
31 May, 2006


Perfect holiday accommodation!

quality accommodation only surpassed by our frendly hosts a real home from home!! these apartments cannot be be bettered anywhere on the island

Northern Ireland
19 Apr, 2006

Hector Oliveira

My wife and myself stayed
at Ocean Bliss. Words
cannot describe the warmth and hospitality of
our hosts Suzanne and Keith Payne.They helped make our short stay a most memorable one. We would very highly recommend this property to anyone visiting Barbados.And we will be
back thanks to our hosts.
Sylvia & Hector Oliveira.

Brampton, Ont. Canada
19 Apr, 2006

Richard Horner

Dear Suzanne:

I got up from dinner tonight and it just occurred to me that I want to e-mail you and tell you how much I enjoyed our holiday with you at Ocean Bliss, Christ Church, Barbados. I am quite sure I speak for Sandra (jennyintrini in the Cc line) too, and so I will tell you how much WE enjoyed our holiday. You provide a spacious, comfortable and attractive place in an area of peace and beauty. Even better, you are welcoming and friendly and make the visitor feel instantly at home. The facilities were wonderful from our standpoint, and we used them all. Sandra made spectacular dinners, and I made simpler breakfasts. Sandra watched on the balcony it seemed for hours for "my turtles" to make a very brief appearance at the surface. We went down to the beach at daybreak and sunset. We lived a very good life. Neither of us could have been happier. Our two wonderful weeks with you were a very special time in our lives, and we thank you for offering the perfect place for us to spend it. I will send one of our many pictures, showing what we called "our jacuzzi." Sandra discovered it during a walk-about on our first day, and we returned a number of times, hoping the tide was up to give us that jacuzzi action.All the best to Keith and you, and thank you for everything. We would be very pleased if the forces of the planet brought us back to you someday.


Richard Horner (very happy in #4)

Washington, USA
19 Apr, 2006


......but at least it's sunny today and spring should be just around the corner. I walked around in my garden today and saw that the tulips are peeking out and my pussy willows are open. I will have to ask Jim to cut a few branches to bring inside. (They are very tall and I can't reach them)
We really enjoyed staying at Ocean Bliss and will recommend your apartments to friends and acquaintances.
All the best,

19 Apr, 2006

Wayne and Barbara Lambert

Hi Suzanne,

Just a short note to let you know that we arrived home safely. Our fish also arrived safely. Our flight was very uneventful which is a good thing.

Thank - you again for making our "Wonderful Barbados Home" available to us. We really love Ocean Bliss. Thank - you also for allowing our guests to sleep over for the night. It was much appreciated. You and Keith are great people.

I will keep in touch and let you know our dates for 2007 as soon as I can. I'm missing Barbados already.....

Thanks again for everything and take care. You are really looking great. Talk to you again soon. Say Hi to Keith.

All The Best,
Barb (Apt. 3)

Toronto, Canada
19 Apr, 2006


Beautiful City, Beautiful People!!!

I spent a wonderful 12 days in Barbados from 27th July to 8th August and it was my first time seeing The Crop Over, I never regret one second. Special thanks to intimate Hotels of Barbados I was a lucky winner of your sweepstakes and won two tickets to Roots and Rhythms at the Plantation. The food was good the show and dance even more exciting. I took along with me two of my friends (Bajans) who lives there and had never visited the Plantation before (neither had I) and they enjoyed the night now their talking about going back with others. I will be back again to Barbados and the plantation as soon as my holiday comes around and I definitely will be bringing along some friends from here next time. I stayed at the wonderful Ocean Bliss Apartments for the second time I love it there, it is spacious and have everything a home has, the lovely beach front Apt.,overlooking the sea, the quietness of it all is overwhelming. It is very unique in many ways, a home away from home.

British Virgin Islands
27 Feb, 2006

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