Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & SpaAntigua & Barbuda

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Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa
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Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa

Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa

5 star
Antigua & Barbuda

Hotel Overview

The couples only Sandals Grande Antigua has been voted the 'World's Most Romantic Resort' year after year and is set on Antigua's most famous stretch of beach, Dickenson Bay. At Sandals Grande Antigua you have the best of both worlds, where you can enjoy the authentic Caribbean and chic Mediterranean all in one grand resort. Caribbean Grove is blessed with towering palms, lush tropical gardens with bougainvillea, meandering pathways and island architecture. The chic Mediterranean Village offers European grandeur with beachfront villas, a poolside piazza, European style eateries and the Red Lane® Spa.

Sandals Grande Antigua is spread of 27 acres and comprises 373 rooms and suites split across 25 different categories including romantic Caribbean Honeymoon Rondavels with Private Pools and Butler Service and exotic Mediterranean Ocean View One Bedroom Penthouse Suites with Butler Service. Accommodations in the Mediteranean Village offer Club Sandals Service benefits which include a daytime concierge, chilled towels and champagne at check-in, weekly hosted activities inclusive of cocktail parties, wine tasting and exclusive island tours plus access to the Club Sandals Lounge.

There are a vast range of facilities on offer at Sandals Grande Antigua. Take a refreshing dip in one of the six stunning fresh water pools. The zero entry Mediterranean pool is the centre piece and an area of 15,000 sq ft, relax in one of the six outdoor whirlpools with your loved one or enjoy a tropical cocktail at one of the two swim up pool bars. Land and water sports abound and are all part of the Luxury Included® holiday experience, you can choose to do it all or nothing at all at Sandals Grande Antigua. Join a game of volleyball or for something a little more gentle there is croquet, bob around on the water on a Hobie Cat or kayak, while qualified scuba divers can enjoy unlimited diving.

The Luxury Included® culinary experience allows you to dine in eleven world class restaurants, with cuisines from across the globe that include Italian at Marios, Caribbean at Eleanor's, Oriental at Kimonos and Tex-Mex at the OK Corral.

All Inclusive

Sandals Luxury Included®

  • Breakfast, lunch, snacks and dinner
  • Soft drinks and premium brand beverages by the glass
  • In suite mini bar including soft drinks and juices (Club Sandals and Butler Service Suites also have a selection of beers and liquors including whiskey, scotch, rum and vodka)
  • Canoes/Kayaks
  • Hydrobikes
  • Windsurfing
  • Paddle Boarding
  • Snorkeling
  • Scuba Diving (unlimited diving for PADI qualified divers (night dives additional fee), beginners can learn to dive for an additional fee)
  • Hobie Cats
  • Table Tennis
  • Board Games
  • Bocce Ball
  • Fitness Centre
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Tennis
  • Nightly entertainment

CLUB SANDALS & BUTLER SERVICE SUITES

Club Sandals suites offer extra benefits that include the Club Sandals Lounge, accessible 24 hours serving culinary treats, an assortment of teas and Blue Mountain coffee throughout the day and a dedicated concierge available between 08:00 - 22:00 to assist with reservations for the spa, excursions, restaurants and just about anything else you wish for. Club Sandals guests will enjoy private check-in in the lounge and offered a chilled towel and champagne on arrival. Weekly hosted activities are arranged for Club Sandals guests and can include cocktail parties, Martini evenings, wine tasting, snorkelling and exclusive shopping tours. Your suite will be stocked with an enhanced selection of beverages such as scotch, vodka, rum, whiskey, beer, wine, juices and sodas. Club Sandals Suites also include room service between 07:00 - 22:00 daily.

Butler Service Suites are the ultimate in luxury at Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa, your personal butler has been trained to the highest standards by the Guild of Professional English Butlers. enjoy being pampered from the moment you check-in until you check-out, your butler will unpack and pack your luggage, serve breakfast on your balcony and atend to all your spa, excursion and restaurant reservations so you can make the most of your holiday time. 

Hotel & Room Facilities

Facilities

  • Adult Only
  • All Inclusive Hotel
  • Beach Butler Service
  • Board Games
  • Restaurant (x 11)
  • Swim Up Pool Bar
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Billiards
  • Bocce Ball
  • Croquet
  • Darts
  • Pool table
  • Shuffle Board
  • Table Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Canoeing
  • Complimentary Non-Motorised Water Sports
  • Complimentary Scuba Diving For Certified Divers
  • Dive centre
  • Dive Courses
  • Hobie Cats
  • Kayaks
  • Paddle Boards
  • Pedalos
  • Snorkelling Equipment
  • Windsurfing
  • Fitness Centre
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool (x 6)
  • Whirlpool (x 6)
  • Yoga
  • Zumba

Room Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Ensuite Bathroom
  • Flat Screen Television
  • Hairdryer
  • In-Room Safe
  • iPod Docking Station
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Pillow Menu
  • Room Service 24 Hours
  • Satellite/Cable Channels
  • Tea and Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Wi-Fi Access (Complimentary)
  • Mini Fridge
  • Private / Plunge Pool (Selected Room Categories)

Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa Room Details

Caribbean Deluxe Room
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Caribbean Premium Room
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Caribbean Grande Luxe Poolside Room
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Caribbean Honeymoon Grande Luxe Poolside Walkout Room
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Sunset Bluff Honeymoon Luxury Club Level Room
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Sunset Bluff Luxury Poolside Walkout Club Level Room
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Caribbean Club Level Veranda Suite
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Caribbean Walkout Club Level Veranda Suite
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Mediterranean Walkout Club Level Suite
Mediterranean Walkout Club Level Suite
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Mediterranean Honeymoon Oceanview Club Level Suite
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Mediterranean Oceanview Grande Luxe Club Level Suite
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Caribbean Beachfront Grande Luxe Club Level Room
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Caribbean Honeymoon Beachfront Grande Luxe Club Level Room
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Caribbean Beachfront Grande Luxe Walkout Club Level Room
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Caribbean Honeymoon Beachfront Grande Luxe Walkout Club Level Room
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Mediterranean Honeymoon Romeo & Juliet Oceanview Penthouse One Bedroom Butler Suite
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Caribbean Honeymoon Seaside Butler Suite
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Mediterranean Oceanview Penthouse One Bedroom Butler Suite
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Caribbean Honeymoon Beachfront Butler Suite
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Caribbean Beachfront Butler Rondoval
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Caribbean Honeymoon Butler Rondoval with Private Pool Sanctuary
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
Mediterranean One Bedroom Butler Villa Suite with Private Pool Sanctuary
Max Occupancy:    Adults: 2
No. of Rooms: 373

Hotel Location

How To Book

How do I talk to a specialist in Antigua holidays?

We are happy to give you a call back to discuss your holiday at a convenient time for you or we welcome you to come to our office in central London to discuss your holiday in detail.

Why use our specialist service?

Our destination experts provide a personalised service to tailormake your dream holiday. Within our experienced team we have visited most of the properties we feature and will be able to give you expertise and specialist knowledge from our first hand experience. You will be offered a direct telephone number, so you are able to speak to the same specialist from the time you pick up the phone until your documents are sent out.

Do I have to travel on certain dates and only do the itineraries suggested?

No, we tailormake all our holidays and subject to availability you will be able to travel on any date. The itineraries and holidays on our website are for inspiration and are suggestions only, you can change any aspect according to your personal requirements and available spend.

How far in advance should I book my holiday?

Many customers are under the illusion that booking late secures the best prices. This is often not the case and it is advisable to book early especially if travelling in peak seasons such as Christmas, Easter or school holidays. Many hotels and airlines actually offer special “Early Booking Offers” so you are able to secure the best price early on.

I don’t know what board basis to book. Can I eat out locally, should I consider All Inclusive?

It's always a difficult decision to make before you travel. Call one of our destination experts, who will be happy to advise you on local restaurants and prices you can expect to pay in resort.

What can I do when I get there?

There are many excursions, activities and highlights that are not to be missed out on, whilst in the country. Please contact our experts for advise on whether to prebook these before travel.

What financial protection do you offer?

When booking through Western and Oriental, if your flight is delayed or cancelled due to bad weather or you have a problem in resort it is our responsibility you are taken care of. We offer a 24 hour emergency number to assist with any issues you may have in resort and all of our flight inclusive holidays are financially protected through ATOL bonding for your protection.

Restaurants / Bars

Barefoot by the Sea - A charming seaside restaurant offering fresh seafood and specialties such as Caribbean Lobster Thermidor, Antiguan Crab Cakes and Seafood Pasta. Enjoy beachside dining while digging your bare toes in the white fluffy sand
Opening Hours: Any time snacks & grilled items 11:00 – 16:00 / Dinner 18:30 – 21:30 
 
Bayside Restaurant - Enjoy sumptuous buffet breakfasts and lunches with views over the pool and sea beyond, while in the evening dine beneath the stars and indulge in Mahi Mahi or Flank Steaks. Mondays there is the Bayside Beach Bash
Opening Hours: Breakfast (Buffet) 07:30 – 10:30 / Lunch (Buffet) 12:30 – 14:30 / Dinner 18:30pm – 21:30
 
Bella Napolia Pizzeria - Mouth-watering brick oven pizzas are all made fresh to order in the finest traditional Italian fashion. Choose from a variety of toppings including seafood, ripe bananas, gorgonzola and pear and enjoy your own creation served in a courtyard setting
Opening Hours: 11:00 – 18:00
 
Café de Paris:  A Parisien style patisserie serving freshly baked pastries, coffees & ice cream
Opening Hours: 07:00 – 22:30
 
Courtyard Bistro - Anytime snacks, fresh deli & grilled items such as tasty burgers, hot dogs, French fries, sandwiches, salads and fruits
Opening Hours: 12:00noon – 5:00pm
 
Drunken Duck - This rustic saloon bar serves all the UK's favourites with a pub grub menu offering fish & chips, shepherds pie and bangers & mash
Opening Hours: Dinner 17:00 - 22:00 / Late Night Snacks 22:00 - 02:00
 
Eleanor’s: Rich Caribbean flavours are served at Eleanor's including dishes such as West Indies Pepper Pot Soup, Traditional Conch Chowder and Chicken Roti
Opening Hours: Breakfast: (A La Carte) 07:30 – 10:30 / Dinner 18:30 - 21:30 
 
Kimonos: Tantalising Asian flavours, exotic spices and interactive Teppanyaki cooking creates a truly memorable gastronomic experience at Kimonos
Opening Hours: Dinner 18:15 - 21:30 
 
Mario’s Restaurant: Authentic Italian cuisine from the Lombardia region is offered at Mario's 
Opening Hours: Breakfast: (Buffet) 07:30 – 11:00 / Dinner 18:30 – 21:30
 
O.K Corral - Discover Southern hospitality at the O.K Corral serving the best Tex Mex on the island. Spicy habanero shrimp, slow cooked pork belly and beef short rib burritos
Opening Hours: Dinner 18:30 - 21:30
 
Soy: Lovers of sushi will love Soy where you can indulge in sushi, sashimi, California rolls and miso soup
Opening Hours: Dinner 18:15 - 21:30 

Restaurant opening times are to be used as a guide only and can vary throughout the year depending on resort occupancy levels.

Weather

There is usually hot weather all year round with the average being about 30C. Rainfall will probably be at its highest in Antigua between the months of August and November.


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