St. Nicholas Abbey, Saint Peter Parish

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.
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  • My wife and I recently visited St.Nicholas Abbey whilst on holiday in Barbados, which we both enjoyed. We started off with going on the train up to Cherry Hill, which was an interesting trip as you ge...  more »
  • The most beautiful place that blends the old, the new and gives an education into the rum making industry. Tasting of the famous rum, a fabulous historical film and scrumptious food topped off with a ...  more »
  • Had a great time at the Abbey today. Good tour of the house and rum tasting. Big shout out to the two guys working the cafe. Really personable and good food.
  • It was WOW, I was speechless cause it was awesome, my friend and I went on the train and I saw myself as if I was a child again, as I said before it was awesome. The scenery at Cherry tree hill was breathtakingly beautiful I almost cried.
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