Each unit was repainted and retiled and the plumbing air conditioning cabinetry soft goods and kitchen appliances were upgraded and or replaced. In addition televisions were installed and bedroom sets replaced in the 116 units one bedroom garden pool units. Upgrades to public areas included the repainting of the main lobby replacement of the floor tiling lighting front desk and furniture in the lobby and the installation of new metal roofs in both the lobby area and main restaurant. In addition two waterfall and pond areas were built in the ground floor atrium new lighting fire exits and emergency lighting were installed in the corridors and landings and entrance doors and electric locks were replaced. New on site guest laundry facilities were also installed three washers and three dryers. Set on a half-mile stretch of white sand beach amid twenty acres of tropically landscaped gardens the 150-room divi southwinds beach resort features 133 one and two-bedroom accommodations all with fully equipped kitchens and 17 oceanview guestrooms. The resort also offers two restaurants two freshwater pools lighted tennis courts water sports game-room meeting facility and gift shop. An ideal family resort divi southwinds beach resort offers a wide variety of activities and convenient location near barbados st. Lawrence gap where great shopping and a wide selection of dining options can be found.