Sandals Grande Antigua£££
Voted the “Caribbean’s Most Romantic Resort” year after year, Sandals Grande Antigua is located on Antigua’s best and most famous beach, Dickenson Bay. Explore the Caribbean Beachfront Village, a charming seaside garden oasis graced by meandering pathways, majestic palms and cooling Trade winds. Then step into a realm of chic sophistication where European grandeur unfolds from the hillside to villas-by-the-sea at the all-suite Mediterranean Oceanview Village. Come relax on silky-soft, pure white sands and let the warmth of the Caribbean fill your senses. Create your own lover’s legend as you share the most romantic holiday of a lifetime. Two perfect worlds. One grand resort.
Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa is located on a 27 acre site situated on the island’s most beautiful beach, Dickenson Bay. It is only 15 minutes from V. C. Bird International Airport and 10 minutes from Antigua’s capital, St. John’s. Its lush tropical gardens are highlighted by brilliant bougainvillea combined and luxurious suites nestle against a powdery white-sand beach.
373 Rooms and suites range from one storey buildings with patios, Honeymoon Garden Rondovals with private plunge pool, exotic Mediterranean Honeymoon Penthouse to One Bedroom Oceanview Suites and Luxury Ocean Villa suites with private pool as well as wheelchair accessible rooms. In the Caribbean Grove all accommodation has air-conditioning, king-size mahogany four poster bed, ceiling fan, amenity kit, hair dryer, telephone, private bath and shower, safe, clock radio, cable T.V, coffee/tea maker, iron and ironing board. In addition the Mediterranean Village offers Concierge Service with air-conditioning, CD clock radio. These suites have Italian floor tiles, large flat-screened TVs (42″), custom designed mahogany furniture with leather trunks and fabrics from Turkey, Italy and India. The bathrooms feature Italian Giallo marble, custom his and her washbasins, the latest Kohler Purist bath and shower fixtures, whirlpools and overhead walk-in rain showers.
Barefoot by the Sea: Seafood a la Carte (outdoor beach dining available)
Bayside Restaurant: International cuisine (indoor or outdoor dining available)
Bella Napolia Pizzeria: All Pizzas are made fresh to order in the finest traditional Italian fashion.
Cafe de Paris: Freshly baked pastries & ice cream
Courtyard Bistro: Snacks, fresh deli & grilled items
The Cricketer’s: Traditional British pub cuisine – a la carte (air conditioned, indoor dining available)
Eleanor’s: Caribbean cuisine – a la carte (indoor or outdoor dining available) Reservations Required
Kimono’s: Teppanyaki-Style Asian cuisine (air conditioned, indoor dining available) Reservations Required
Mario’s Restaurant: Italian cuisine a la carte(air conditioned, indoor dining available
O.K Corral: South Western cuisine -a la carte(indoor dining available): Reservations Required
Sushi Bar: (air conditioned, indoor dining available)
Late Night Buffet: Weekly late night chocolate buffet (Fridays).
Late Night Snacks: Nightly in the Cricketer’s Pub
Dress codes for dining: Resort Casual -Shorts or jeans, swim wear must be covered, no bare feet. Resort Evening Attire – Dress pants or jeans for men, long or short sleeve dress shirts (with or without collar), dress shoes or sandals, no shorts, t-shirts, sleeveless shirts, sneakers, flip flops or slippers. No hats or caps.
BARS: There are seven bars/cocktail lounges: Piano Bar; Sundowner Bar; Swim-up Pool Bar; Kimono’s Bar; The Cricketer’s; Barefoot by the Sea; Mediterranean Swim-up Bar.
Entertainment includes theme nights, weekly events and nightly entertainment shows.
POOLS: Six fresh water pools and six whirlpools, including 2 swim up pool bars.
Sports and activities include: Volley Ball; Table Tennis; Darts; Water Balloon Toss; Aerobics; Tennis; Bocce Ball; Pool Tables; Board Games; Snorkelling; Hobie Cats; Kayaks; Wind Surfing ;Aqua cycle; Sunfish sailing; Pedaloes; Scuba Diving (Discover Scuba Diving for beginners and PADI Certification also available at an additional fee.)
The Mediterranean Pool is 15,000 Sq. ft. in size.
Red Lane Spas offer classic European Spa services with a distinctive Caribbean flair, using all-natural organic products made from nourishing tropical ingredients.