Galley Bay ★★★★☆

Galley Bay Hotel Antigua boardwalk

Galley Bay Resort & Spa, located just 20 minutes from Antigua’s V.C. Bird International Airport (ANU), defines Caribbean beachfront ease.

 

An intimate hideaway for discerning travellers who want a refined yet unpretentious experience, this all-inclusive, adults-only (over 16 years), beachfront resort is situated on 40 acres of private paradise, surrounded by a bird sanctuary and a three-quarter-mile-long stretch of beach on the sunset side of Antigua.

 

A Green Globe Certified resort, Galley Bay offers a number of eco-friendly, on-property initiatives, including the use of recycled paper products and energy-efficient lighting throughout the resort. Galley Bay was named “the Most Excellent Eco Resort” in the 2010 Awards for Excellence by Condé Nast Johansens.

Galley Bay’s 98 accommodations include superior and deluxe rooms, premium beachfront suites and Gauguin cottages. A majority of the resort’s rooms have direct beach access.

 

All guestrooms feature air conditioning, ceiling fans, satellite television, mini refrigerators that are stocked upon guests’ arrival, ample-sized closets, coffee makers, hair dryers, safes, radio alarm clocks, direct-dial telephones and oversized chaise lounges on terraces and balconies.

 

Superior Rooms
These feature vaulted ceilings, private terraces, wall-mounted flat screen TVs, and bathrooms with showers.

 

Deluxe Rooms
Deluxe rooms include walk-in closets and balconies or large beach patios with private bathrooms and showers.

 

Premium Suites
Offering living rooms with wet bars and floor-to ceiling windows, private furnished terraces or balconies, wall-mounted LCD televisions, DVD players, iPod alarm clocks, wireless Internet access and individual climate control – everything you could wish for, at your finger tips. Meanwhile bathrooms feature Gilchrist & Soames luxury amenities, oversized bathtubs and his-and-her showers.

 

Premium Spa Suites
Similar to the Premium Suites with the addition of a daily* 45 Minute spa treatment per person included from a set menu. (No treatments on day of arrival or departure).

 

Gauguin Cottages
The thatched-roof, Tahitian-style Gauguin cottages are encircled by the resort’s lagoon and bird sanctuary. Immersing guests into the quiet beauty of nature, each cottage features whitewashed walls, bamboo ceilings, louvered windows and terracotta tiles.

 

Ideal for a romantic retreat, each cottage has a bedroom and an expansive bathroom and dressing area connected by a sheltered breezeway. Each of the 13 cottages includes a sun deck with a plunge pool, TV and refrigerator.

The Seagrape
Restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, blends European culinary techniques with tropical Caribbean and Creole flavours,

 

The Gauguin
A more intimate restaurant, serves lunch and dinner in beachside, thatched cabanas for two. Dishes are inspired by European and West Indian cuisine.

 

Ismay’s
Dining option for that special occasion. The restaurant is surrounded by tropical gardens along the resort’s whitesand beach. Named after a popular team member, Ismay Mason who was with the hotel for 49 years. Ismay’s incorporates the island’s fresh, local ingredients into its menu.

 

The Barefoot Grill
The most recent addition to Galley Bay’s culinary offerings. Open daily for lunch, the Barefoot Grill serves up hot and tasty “basket-style” sandwiches such as the classic Cuban as well as grilled quesadillas, on the beach.

  • Three quarter mile long beach
  • Fitness centre
  • Pool & waterfall
  • Tennis
  • Billiards
  • Croquet
  • Bike & Golf Club hire
  • WiFi
  • Garden Tours
  • Excursion Desk
  • Indulge Spa

 

Prices from €2465 pp and includes;

  • Return flights from Ireland.
  • 7 night’s accommodation.
  • Meet & greet on arrival.
  • Return airport transfers.
  • All airport taxes.

 

Prices are for guide purposes only, on a per person basis and are based on low season departure dates.

 

To enquire about Galley Bay, please email info@caribbeanblue.ie or call 01 241 2366

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