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Galley Bay Resort

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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This beachfront property is absolutely stunning - perhaps the prettiest beach we've ever seen in all the Caribbean. My husband and I visited in March for an anniversary trip. The water is clear and beautiful hues of turquoise and aquamarine and the sand's like brown sugar - pure perfection! We opted to stay within the Gaughin-inspired cottages and couldn't have... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
9 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just back for Galley Bay....the resort exceeded my expectations and they were pretty high to start with! Here's what I think was great - and much has been said previously by other guests * the setting - the grounds, the lagoon, the wildlife and plant life. It's worth an early start just after sunrise to take a stroll around...there's hardly... More 

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Apollo, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

There is not much to say that I haven't already said about Galley Bay. The resort and the employees are wonderful and this time was no exception. We did have some not-so-pleasant circumstances this time that had never happened before. When we arrived in Antigua we were terribly upset to find that American Airlines did not bring our luggage from... More 

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

To start the resort is less than 100 rooms and no children so for an adult vacation it was paradise. From our arrival to check out the staff were amazing, always helpful and smiling with no request to small or to big!! Our room was beautiful and cleaned spotless daily. Biggest decision was to go to the spectacular pool or... More 

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GuestAmbassador01, Manager at Galley Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for your wonderful comments. We’re delighted you fell in love with our beautiful island, and we thank you for taking the time to compliment our helpful staff and spectacular pools. Thank you so much for choosing Galley Bay Resort for you vacation destination and we sincerely look forward to your return. Best regards,... More 

Folkestone, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Mike and I spent a week in March with friends Jane and Albert and from the moment we arrived with a rum punch the staff and service could not be bettered. Jane and Albert's de luxe room was on the beach while we were next door up the stairs. Barbecue and rum bar on the first night was a great... More 

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Boston, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Sea, Sun and white sands. I can't see how Galley Bay could be improved. From the first minute one arrives you are welcomed with a friendly smile and warm hospitality and this continues throughout. The staff are exceptionally polite and friendly, The hotel restaurants serve meals of a high standard -( don't miss the romantic meal on the beach at... More 

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GuestAmbassador01, Manager at Galley Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for choosing Galley Bay Resort for your vacation destination. We’re so grateful for your wonderful comments regarding our spectacular blue waters and our exceptional hospitality. We’re delighted you and your loved one had a remarkable Caribbean getaway, and we certainly look forward to your return in the near future. Best regards, Galley Bay... More 

Detroit, Michigan
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great place , lovely people......but between sleepless nights due to tree frogs , and running out of the premium vodka every night , they could do better. Power went out every night for a few moments to half an hour- somewhat expected of island life. Dinner on at Gauguin and dinner on the beach were beautiful , but the mosquitoes... More 

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St. Louis
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect relaxing trip to an amazing resort. We loved the view from our room (#50), the food was delicious, drinks were plentiful, and all of the staff were so friendly and helpful. The welcoming talk was very informative. Our favorite place for the sunsets were the Adirondack chairs at the TeePee bar.....the whole resort is like a private oasis, and... More 

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GuestAmbassador01, Manager at Galley Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to compliment our breathtaking views, delicious meals, and plentiful drinks. We’re delighted you and your loved one had an enjoyable, romantic getaway. Thank you for choosing Galley Bay Resort and we hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Galley Bay Resort More 

1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The deluxe beachfront room was the perfect size for honeymooners. Two sinks in the bathroom, walk in closet and free wifi were all a pleasant surprise. We were on the second level and loved our private balcony with a breathtaking view of the ocean. Staff went out of their way to make sure we felt welcome and that all of... More 

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GuestAmbassador01, Manager at Galley Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for choosing Galley Bay Resort for your special honeymoon destination. We're delighted Antigua served as the perfect backdrop for your dream honeymoon. We thank you for your generous comments and we look forward to your return soon. On behalf of our entire staff and management team, we wish you and your loved one... More 

2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I just returned from Galley Bay on Wednesday and I miss it already! We had a great time on our honeymoon. We stayed in a cottage - G15 and it was beautiful! The room was clean everyday and the fridge was stocked up. There were fresh robes when we arrived. The pool was a great addition for afternoon dips. The... More 

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GuestAmbassador01, Manager at Galley Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for choosing Galley Bay Resort for your special honeymoon celebration. We thank you for your wonderful comments regarding our beautiful accommodations and our savory meals. We're delighted you and your husband had an enjoyable Caribbean experience and we thank you for your feedback. We certainly hope you return to sunny Antigua in the... More 

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