St John, Antigua

Galley Bay Resort & Spa

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Galley Bay Resort & Spa

St John, Antigua

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Treat yourself to an authentic Caribbean getaway at the Adults-Only Galley Bay Resort & Spa in Antigua. Set between one of the best beaches on the island and acres of lush tropical gardens, this All-Inclusive boutique resort delights guests with a refined, yet unpretentious atmosphere.

As you are whisked across a bridge over the lagoon you will feel as though you've found your own tropical hideaway. Ideal for couples and newlyweds seeking a romantic getaway, both adventure and tranquility are on the menu at this award-winning tropical paradise. A scattering of rocking chairs on the boardwalk offers the perfect place to sit and gaze out over the ocean at sunset with a cocktail in hand, while the saltwater lagoon is a scenic spot to watch herons, pelicans and frigate birds diving for their dinner.

With a three-quarter mile white-sand beach and sparkling seascapes, Galley Bay Resort & Spa is the picture-perfect setting where you can unwind and escape from the world or seek fun and adventure. Soak up the sun in your poolside chaise lounge. Explore the resort by bike. Perfect your game on the tennis court. Go snorkeling, kayaking, try the hobie cats or stand-up paddle boarding in the sapphire blue waters of the Caribbean. The day is yours to design.

Spa & Wellness

Indulge Spa, a tropical retreat set amid peaceful lagoon waters and a bird sanctuary, beckons with pampering rituals to relax, rejuvenate and refresh both body and soul. Deluxe treatments include therapeutic massage treatments, body wraps, facials and beauty essentials.

Enjoy a tranquil and mind-soothing yoga class with a professionally-trained instructor. Several different classes arw available in the resort's beachfront yoga pavilion. Be sure to check the activities schedule upon arrival for class details or flex your muscles at the well-appointed Fitness Centre. Whatever your fitness goal, you can stay on track.

Dining Options

The Grill will serve you snacks and lunches with the sand between your toes and three excellent restaurants offer al fresco, a la carte dining and ocean views. You can dine at three out of the four eateries on the all inclusive meal plan.

  • Barefoot Grill - Casual beachside snacks and light lunches, such as the Catch-of-the-day, homemade burgers and fajitas.
  • Sea Grape - Stunning views over the bay, elegant but relaxed Lunch & Dinner. Weekly Caribbean barbecue with live steel drums.
  • Gauguin - Reflecting island life and the artist's love of colour, salads, delicious curries and traditional local cuisine.
  • Ismay's - Discreetly elegant beachfront venue. International Fine Dining. Surcharge Payable.
Bars & Lounges

With four open-air lounges and bars, a refreshing drink is never far away. Enjoy enchanting ocean vistas as you sip a handcrafted signature cocktail, a premium wine or liquor or maybe an alcohol-free beverage.

  • Tee Pee Bar - Conical-roofed chill out bar. Open from 10 am until 11 pm daily
  • Sea Grape Lounge - Savour afternoon tea or an evening cocktail with live entertainment. Open from 10 am until 11 pm daily
  • Gauguin Bar - Caribbean rustic charm. Open from Noon until 11:30 pm
  • Rum Shack - Authentic laid-back charm of the Caribbean. The ideal place to savour a rum punch. Open from 6 pm
  • Coffee Shop - Delectable pastries, croissants, blueberry muffins and cinnamon rolls, fresh-brewed coffee, juice, or tea.

Rooms & Suites

Most rooms have idyllic beachfront locations, others beautiful lagoon views, all have exquisite interiors and offer privacy and tranquillity. Crafted using natural, local timbers and materials the emphasis is on genteel elegance and a calm space, with luxurious linens and special touches for optimal comfort.

The unique, newly renovated Tahitian-style Gauguin Cottages are tucked away in gardens close to the lagoon and feature two thatched rooms - a bedroom and a bathroom - connected by an open-air walkway. They are wonderfully private and feature a plunge pool - ideal for honeymooners. The Superior Beachfront Rooms and Deluxe Beachfront Rooms offer you the chance to step straight from your ground-floor room on to the sand or enjoy an unobstructed view from your first-floor room.

The exclusive Deluxe Beachfront Spa Rooms are as the Deluxe Beachfront Rooms but with three spa treatments per person from a specially designed spa menu plus one dinner for two at Ismay's included (within a one-week stay). For the ultimate in luxury choose a spacious split-level Premium Beachfront Suite.

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Hotel At A Glance
Beach Hotel
98 Rooms & Suites
4 Restaurants
4 Bars & Lounges
Adult Only
Spa On Site
1 Swimming Pools
Recommended For
  • Couples
  • Romance
  • Honeymoon
  • Weddings
  • LGBT Holidays
  • All Inclusive
  • Beach Relaxation
Average Weather
January25° C30 mm
February25° C20 mm
March25° C30 mm
April26° C30 mm
May27° C60 mm
June28° C70 mm
July28° C80 mm
August28° C80 mm
September28° C90 mm
October27° C110 mm
November26° C90 mm
December25° C50 mm

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