Benefits of Advertising On Our Website



Our website receives in excess of 10,000 hits monthly.  Here are some of the reasons why you should advertise on our website:

  • User friendly
  • Social Media Savvy
  • Offers direct bookings to over 20 hotels
  • Offers a wealth of information on Barbados
  • Features text links to well-known travel websites.
  • Great value for money.
  • Offers wide exposure and reach.




Our rates are among some of the most reasonable in the region.   Rates are quoted in BDS and subject to VAT.   Below are our rates:


Premium Advertising Spots (Monthly Rate)


These spots are available on the home page and the splash page:

Front Page Top Banner Ad   $250.00 BBD
Front Page Medium Size Ad  $150.00 BBD
Front Page Bottom Banner Ad     $125.00 BBD
Rotating Button Ads $100.00 BBD



Standard Advertising Spots (Monthly Rate)


These spots are available on the follow-on pages:

Top of Page Banner $200.00 BBD
Small Side Top Banner (Left) $100.00 BBD
Small Side Column Banner (Right) $100.00 BBD
Small Side Column Banner (Left) $100.00 BBD
Small Side Bottom Banner $75.00 BBD

Six month and annual rates are negotiable.


Specifications & Ad Sizes


In an effort to offer our potential advertisers the best service, advertisers have the option of submitting their ad to the specific size or an ad can be created in-house at a reasonable rate.   The sizes available are:

Premium Ad Sizes

530 x 140 pixels

300 x 130 pixels

620 x 109 pixels

Standard Ad Sizes

620 x 90 pixels

220 x 90 pixels

150 x 390 pixels

210 x 120 pixels

Ads must be submitted to the Secretariat at least two weeks prior to the placement date for the ad.   Ads can be submitted in jpeg, giff, tiff or pdf format.   The IHB Secretariat can offer potential customers the option of ad creation, and the rates for this service are negotiable.    


Advertising FAQS


Below is a list of frequently asked questions (FAQs) and answers.   Should you not see your query below, feel free to contact us.

  • Can I advertise although my business is not in your country?  YES
  • Does IHB offer complete advertising solutions?  YES, the IHB has an in-house graphic artist.
  • What can advertising do for my Small business?  As with any small business, advertising creates brand awareness, builds customer base and introduces your product or service to potential customers.
  • Why should I advertise with you?  Our rates are competitive and we offer exceptional service.
  • What if I already have an ad?   Simply forward that ad to IHB in the correct format and it will be placed online.
  • How long would it take to place my ad on the website? A maximum of five working days if the artwork has supplied in the correct format.
  • How do I get started with advertising?   Simply contact us at




The Intimate Hotels of Barbados reserves the right to alter our rates, as market forces dictate.  Intimate Hotels of Barbados reserve the right to refuse any ads that do not meet the basic requirments as specified above.