JO J'S Hostel

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Beach nearby, white sand, sun loungers, beach umbrellas
Beach nearby, white sand, sun loungers, beach umbrellas
Beach nearby, white sand, sun loungers, beach umbrellas
Terrace/Patio

Overview of JO J'S Hostel

JO J'S Hostel

2.0 star property

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
Gall Hill, Oistins

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationDover Beach4 min drive
  • Popular LocationTurtle Beach4 min drive
  • Popular LocationMaxwell Beach4 min drive
  • AirportBridgetown (BGI-Grantley Adams Intl.)9 min drive

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About this area

Oistins

Located in Oistins, JO J'S Hostel is in a shopping district and near the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Dover Beach and Silver Sands Beach. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's going on at Kensington Oval. Discover the area's water adventures with scuba diving and water skiing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with cave exploring and hiking/biking trails. Guests appreciate the hostel's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Christ Church Parish Church - 3 min drive
  • Miami Beach - 3 min drive
  • Dover Beach - 4 min drive
  • Turtle Beach - 4 min drive
  • Maxwell Beach - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Grantley Adams Intl. Airport (BGI) - 9 min drive

Restaurants

  • Braddie's Bar — 4 min drive
  • Café Sol Mexican Grill — 4 min drive
  • Castaways Bar & Grill — 4 min drive
  • Pronto — 4 min drive
  • The Gap Bar — 4 min drive

About this property

JO J'S Hostel

Adults-only hostel in Oistins with free parking
Along with a 24-hour fitness center, this hostel has coffee/tea in a common area and a microwave in a common area. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a refrigerator in a common area, laundry facilities, and a computer station. All 7 shared rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and Select Comfort beds. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find TVs with digital channels and DVD players, and other amenities include MP3 docks and private yards. Housekeeping is available on request.
JO J'S Hostel offers 7 shared accommodations with air conditioning, MP3 docking stations, and DVD players. Select Comfort beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries.

This Oistins hostel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Televisions come with premium digital channels. Additionally, rooms include rice cookers and portable fans. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on request.

Recreational amenities at the hostel include a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free secured self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee weekdays 7:00 AM–10:00 AM: USD 10.5 for adults and USD 6 for children
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • 18 holes of golf
  • Aerobics classes
  • Beach volleyball
  • Golf driving range
  • Horse riding/rentals
  • Mountain biking
  • Sailing

Conveniences

  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Golf caddy
  • Golf cart
  • Golf clubhouse
  • Golf clubs
  • Golf lessons
  • Golf pro shop
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms - 9

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden

Spa

  • Massage - on the beach

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Doorbell and phone notification
  • Handrails in hallways
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom

More

  • Beach towels
  • Couples dining
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Renovated entire property - June 2015
  • Romance packages available
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared refrigerator
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Portable fan
  • Premium bedding
  • Select Comfort bed

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 47-inch TV
  • CD player
  • Digital channels
  • DVD player
  • MP3 dock
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Blender
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Freezer
  • Rice cooker
  • Shared kitchen access
  • Toaster
  • Waffle maker

Outdoor space

  • Yard

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Laundry detergent
  • Local maps
  • Shared accommodations
  • Window screens

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 11:00 AM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests will receive an email 72 hours before arrival with check-in instructions; your host will greet you
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Host will greet you

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children younger than 18 are not allowed at this adults-only property; all guests 18 and older are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 50.0 per stay
  • Cash Cleaning deposit: USD 50.00 per stay
  • Cleaning fee: USD 10.00 per person, per stay (varies based on length of stay)
  • Deposit is payable by PayPal and is due within 24 hours of booking the reservation.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: USD 10.5 for adults and USD 6 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 40.00 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 0 (one-way)
  • Housekeeping fee: USD 10 every 3 days
  • Air conditioning fee: USD 15 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, mobile payments, and cash
Mobile payment options include: PayPal
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

We should mention

Guests must transfer via airplane and shuttle to the property; guests must contact the property at least 48 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Reservations are required for golf tee times; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

JO J'S Hostel Oistins
JO J'S Oistins
JO J'S Hostel Oistins
JO J'S Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
JO J'S Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Oistins

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 13 out of 20 reviews
5 - Excellent 65%
Rating 4 - Good. 3 out of 20 reviews
4 - Good 15%
Rating 3 - Okay. 3 out of 20 reviews
3 - Okay 15%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 20 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 20 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.8/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Had a nice chat with the gentleman. Had everything I would need.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Easy going respectful owner, John! I felt at home; very welcoming with warmth of a complete balance, and harmony location. I believe this home offer to the cool folks who are open minded, friendly, respectful and loving. I liked that it was cleaned and the internet connection was great at all times. Also, what I liked Jo J's has reasonable rates for everyone even those pocket watchers. It's a safe and peaceful neighborhood for all. I enjoyed my stayed and met wonderful travelers and friendly locals. Viva Barbados en Jo J's Hostel!
Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great place, very clean with all the things you need. Very friendly owner. Thank you!
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The property felt like a home away from home. It was lovely, clean and comfortable.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very good and affordable option to stay. I only stayed 1 night, but everything went great.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2019