Polo Ridge is located on a quiet residential street opposite Barbados Polo Ground. Set high on a ridge it occupies an enviable central west coast location. In the days when property owners wanted to be on a cool ridge, this was one of the most prestigious places to live in Barbados. Many of the magnificent villas on Polo Ridge enjoy spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea. Some also have views of the polo field.
Polo Ridge is just a short distance from the popular Paynes Bay beach. It is also just a ten minute drive from the amenities of Holetown. Here you will find a range of shops, restaurants and beautiful beaches.
The polo field of the Barbados Polo Club abutts Polo Ridge. On the other side of the polo field is the famous Holders House. This has been home to the Kidd family for many years.
An annual event known as Holders Season Festival is held at Holders House. Holders House a 17th century plantation house set in 5 acres of lush tropical 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 property's beautiful gardens. It has become a tradition for picnic dinners to be taken to the event and served at tables around the pool to be enjoyed by candlelight.