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Trade Winds Hotel

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Dickenson Bay, St. John's, Antigua
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Most of the staff have been happily working here for years. Genuinely very friendly. The panoramic view from the restaurant is stunning. The beach at Dickinson Bay is a short walk away with excellent swimming, particularly at the flat calm end beneath the cliffs to the right. The wifi (free) is generally strong enough to stay properly in touch with... More 

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Miami
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10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I travel for business and have stayed at Trade Winds on a number of occasions. It is consistently good, comfortable, clean, with attentive staff. it's a little out of the way, but still near St. Johns. The restaurant and bar are really friendly, food is good, and the location is just beautiful. Not on the beach, but a gorgeous hilltop... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can say, great value for the money. Clean, bright and refreshing. Large room, very clean and fresh. Large balcony with amazing ocean view. Comfortable bed, AC and free wifi. Refreshing pool with a bar along side, large patio with patio chairs. Restaurant with patio / covered seating. Beautiful flowers and landscaping. 5 min walk to the large beach. Close... More 

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Juanna M, Public Relations Manager at Trade Winds Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the "Excellent Value, Suburb Location" title and 5 star rating you gave us on TripAdvisor. We really appreciate it. We pride ourselves on providing clean, quiet, private and relaxing accommodations with all modern amenities at an affordable price. Thank you also for complimenting our staff. Although not a beach property it it nice to hear... More 

Antigua
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a great trip overall, the service was fantastic and so was the food. The live band was quite entertaining. The only problem I had would be the fact that light in the 2 bed suite was a little dull. And I think the front desk is a little to far from the lower rooms.😜💗💋😃

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Juanna M, Public Relations Manager at Trade Winds Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and for choosing Trade Winds Hotel to ring in 2015. We especially apppreciate your wonderful comments on your dining experience, food, staff and happy to hear that you found the live band entertaining. Your complaint about the dull room lighting will be investigated and remedied and your comment about the logistics of our Reception Desk... More 

London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been regulars at the hotel for many years now and lamented the recent retirement of long-term friend and manager Cheryl Carter, although for other regulars we can report that Marydith Gordon has taken over the helm and is continuing to run the hotel to exacting standards. A top-class relaxing experience, her staff continue to excel.

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Juanna M, General Manager at Trade Winds Hotel, responded to this review

Hello James It is always a pleasure having you stay with us here at Trade Winds Hotel and we are pleased that you continuously find our standards on par and above. Mrs. Carter is truly missed by both guests and staff. We are very pleased with Marydith's performance and very confident that she will continue to excel. See you again... More 

Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We stayed here for one night on a stopover before flying to Beef Island the following morning. It was just what we were looking for - we were with 6 friends and just wanted the holiday to start! It was only a 15/20 minute taxi ride from the airport, the reception staff were very friendly and efficient, our rooms were... More 

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Juanna M, Public Relations Manager at Trade Winds Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review and recommendation of our hotel. We understand that layovers can be stressful and if we are able to provide a comfortable and relaxing environment to lessen some of that stress, then we are on the right track. We look forward to another opportunity to host you and your travel companions... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

It is a proper price point too. On a beautiful island filled with brilliant resorts, Tradewinds makes an impression based on human compassion. The entire staff, and I mean the entire staff was extremely friendly and helpful. From reception to groundskeepers to reastaurant and bar staff, everyone was super-friendly and all services were more than satisfactory. Can't say enough good... More 

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Juanna M, Public Relations Manager at Trade Winds Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bryan Thank you very much for your "Simply Brilliant" and 5 star rating review and recommendaton of our Trade Winds Hotel. We really appreciate. Here at Trade Winds we pride ourselves on providing a relaxing, comfortable and affordable accommodations. Many thanks for your wonderful comments about our staff they are truly appreciative. Thank you again for choosing Trade Winds... More 

New Westminster, Canada
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165 reviews 165 reviews
18 hotel reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Looking for a nice place to overnight on our way to another island, this property was recommended by a few people on the TripAdvisor forum as one of the few places on Antigua that would accommodate a single night stay.  Located atop a quiet hill on Northwest end of the island, this clean, well maintained  property sprawls down the side... More 

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Juanna M, Public Relations Manager at Trade Winds Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of Trade Winds Hotel. We love the title "Quiet West Indies Style", we understand that layovers and overnight travel can be exhausting and we are glad that you were able to relax and found enjoyment in the chirping birds, our gardens and the opportunity to capture one of the island's fabulous sunsets. We are... More 

Toronto, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Although the beach is short 5min drive, the hotel has a shuttle that runs back and forth to the beach. The view from the hotel room and the restaurant is great overlooking the ocean. The rooms are clean and staff are very courteous. Must try the food in the restaurant. The burger is one of the best I have tried.... More 

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Juanna M, Public Relations Manager at Trade Winds Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for such a nice and positive review of your stay at Trade Winds Hotel. Relaxtion and tranquility are key here at Trade Winds Hotel and clean comfortable rooms in a beautiful setting with great views makes it easy to unwind and enjoy, plus our staff goes out of their way to ensure that your stay with... More 

Marblehead, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

My copilot and I were looking for a reasonable hotel with all the amenities in a good location in Antigua. I looked on Hotels.com and found two properties which fit into our budget. Ichoose this one because it was at the top of the hill with nices views. It is Avery well maintained hotel with a service staff that goes... More 

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Juanna M, Public Relations Manager at Trade Winds Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your nice review of your stay at Trade Winds Hotel. Your review hit all of our selling points...great staff, great view, clean, comfortable rooms which makes us the perfect small hotel for those looking for a peaceful place to stay at a reasonable price. Our apologies for the intermittent internet, it does get congested during... More 

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