Tipping In Barbados

Barbados is a popular island in the Caribbean for many travelers. There is a wide range of water sports for everyone. Barbados also has some amazing diving for those who love to be underwater! Tipping is fairly common so use our guide below to figure out when you should tip while traveling around Barbados!

Tipping In Taxis Taxis: Tipping a taxi driver is common. You should aim to tip about 10% of the fare.


Tipping In Hotels Hotels: You should tip the bell boy $1 per bag for bringing your bags up to your room. You should also tip the maid $1-2 a night for cleaning the room.


Tipping In Restaurants Restaurants: Some bills will include a 15% service charge. You should check for this and if its included then you don’t need to tip any extra.


Tipping In Bars Bars: Check for a service charge, if its not included then tip 10% of the bill.


Other Places To Tip Other: If you are staying at an all inclusive hotel or resort then don’t feel the need to tip. The service charge will be included in the total. If you’ve received great service then you can tip an extra few dollars as a thank you!