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Halcyon Cove by Rex Resorts

3.0 of 5 Dickenson Bay | PO Box 251, St. John's, Antigua
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Sechelt, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I just returned from the Halcyon Cove Rex Resort in Antiqua on January 23, 2015. We arrived in Antigua January 14, 2015 with the expectations of being able to relax and enjoy a resort located on the beach in this small Caribbean Island. This is a much neglected resort. Having read the reviews of the resort I... More 

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london
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

my wife and I together with 5 friends have just returned from "The Rex" after another great holiday there .We have been returning for many years and we are never disappointed .Yes off course it needs some major expenditure but you cannot buy the wonderful staff this hotel has and who make you so welcome .Many thanks to Fenton and... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Having arrived back on the 24th and having read the last few reviews I can only say the comments made are mostly true in our opinion although some have said they thought the food was quite good and that the beach was beautiful. We disagree as we thought the food at times was not hot enough and there was very... More 

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Salisbury
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our 7th stay at a Rex hotel (so we knew roughly what to expect) but this one has sadly disappointed. Also our 2nd stay on Antigua-last time was at the Rex Blue Heron which is now closed and lies as a dilapidated eyesore on beautiful Turners Beach. The hotel is in a shocking state of disrepair. Admittedly there has been... More 

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Wallace, Nova Scotia, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What can I say??? The Standard Room when we got there was a dump crack floor tiles old curtins and bed spread from the late 1970. Toilet didn't flush. No screen on the windows. We up graded at a cost of $350 US. We where 7 couples that day that had to Up grade can you say money pit! The... More 

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Malagash, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We just returned on January 23 2015 from this very tired resort . The only thing that saved our vacation is the fact that the beach is beautiful and the swimming is great !. I am completely disgusted why AIR CANADA vacations would even offer a resort in this state of disrepair . The first concern was at the airport... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this resort as a last minute vacation. This resort is very dated but in decent condition. The location is excellent - the beach is spectacular in terms of crystal clear water, with little to no pebbles, etc. Its not a very long beach - you can walk from one end to the other in about half an hour. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have chosen this resort based on the beach, location. We were a little reserved to choose this hotel but seeing many positive reviews here, we decided to give it a shot. The first assigned room was horrible (i saw some insects, the back door could not be closed perfectly letting enough space for mosquitoes to enter, there was no... More 

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Oakville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So first off I will say that this is a 3 star hotel and people should take this into consideration when reviewing or contemplating staying here. When we first arrived I will be honest and say that I was a little nervous/disappointed at first glance because it looked a bit dated. However once we got settled in our room, looked... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are after 5* luxury this is not the place for you. If you are looking for a safe, relaxed, friendly, clean, good service, smaller no frills resort, in a great beach location then this is the place for you. Lets give you a few tips and then some plus and minuses of the hotel. Firstly, immigration is slow.... More 

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Address: Dickenson Bay | PO Box 251, St. John's, Antigua
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Location: Caribbean > Antigua and Barbuda > Antigua > Saint John Parish > St. John's
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Halcyon Cove by Rex Resorts 3*
Number of rooms: 181
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Also Known As:
Halcyon Cove By Rex Hotel St. John`s
Halcyon Cove Antigua
Halcyon Cove By Rex Resorts Antigua/Saint John Parish
Rex Halcyon Cove Resort
Rex Halcyon Antigua
Hotel Style:
#6 Family Hotel in St. John's
#7 On the Beach Hotel in St. John's
#10 Top resorts Hotel in St. John's

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