7 best resorts and hotels in Antigua

Antigua is an island of the West Indies in the Caribbean region and populated by 80,000 people. It’s main economy revolves around the tourism industry and no wonder it has abundant beauty and with over 300 beaches it is the perfect getaway to soak the sun and recharge the batteries. Although it has much to offer like scuba diving, sailing and windsurfing to name a few.

Most resorts listed are all inclusive and offer excellent service with the best beach  locations with most offering private balconies each with gorgeous views.

St James Club

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St James Club Nestled away on a secluded 100-acre peninsula on the southeastern corner of Antigua the resort exudes a club-like ambiance. It caters well for families, singles, couples and caters for weddings and honeymooners. As you would expect there are plenty of activities and amenities on the resort. Located on the calm waters of Coco Beach it’s ideal for snorkelers and all types of water activities. Click here for more details and availability……more details

Sugar Ridge

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The Sugar Ridge is a relatively new boutique hotel situated on the west coast of the island and nestled into a hillside bordered by sugar cane. Being on an elevated position is captures the most stunning views of the palm lined beaches and the crystal clear Caribbean sea and the neighbouring islands of Redonda, Nevis and St Kitts……..more details

Hermitage Bay

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This luxury all inclusive 5 star hotel is worth every penny. Located on the west coast it contains twenty five individual suites set in beautiful tropical gardens on the beach on a stunning natural bay. Eight of the suites are positioned on the beach and the remaining on the hillside. All suites face the beach some with panoramic views of the bay and others include tropical gardens…….more details

Cocos Hotel

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Another small romantic hotel with 30 individual wooden Caribbean style cottages, each with a private balcony with fantastic views. The cottages are located between two secluded white beaches, each with it’s own private balcony and hammocks. The onsite restaurant serves a international dishes with local influences. Immerse yourself in the tranquillity and romance of the Cocos Hotel…..more details

Cocobay resort

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The Cocobay resort is an exclusive getaway overlooking Ffreyes Bay. This resort spans 4 acres and only 10 miles  from Jolly Harbour Golf Club, The resort has it’s own private access to the beach where you can snorkel, kayak and sail. Each room has a private balcony overlooking the sea, garden or the resort. There is also two restaurants to enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner at this all inclusive resort…..more details

Verandah Resort and Spa

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Unlike the other resorts the Verandah resort is nestled on it’s northeast coast  on 30 spectacular beachfront acres and bordered by Devil’s Bridge National Park. This resort is perfect for a romantic wedding or honeymoon or just to rejuvenate yourself at the spa from the daily stresses that life throws at us. There is a wide variety of accommodation options to choose from but each with a signature veranda. Whether you just want a relaxing holiday, have adventures or romantic getaway this resort has it all……more details

Coconut Beach and Spa club

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Located on a 500 metre long pristine sandy beach, this all inclusive resort offers tropical rooms. There is a large outdoor pool with spa. On arrival a bottle of sparkling wine will be waiting for you in your room. The air conditioned rooms are spacious and bright with private balconies or terrace with hammocks……more details