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Dickenson Bay Cottages

2.5 of 5 Inn   |   Dickenson Bay, St. John's, Antigua
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Ranked #5 of 15 St. John's B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014
Freddie777 Otley, West Yorkshire, UK
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Otley, West Yorkshire, UK
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

We stayed for 9 nights from 26th Feb 2014. We were in Antigua for the cricket between WI & Eng. The cottages are well appointed. We had a garden level deck, good size lounge and kitchenette, mezzanine bedroom & bathroom. We weren't self catering but the kitchen was well equipped and we will make better use of it when we... More

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Hull Yorkshire
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6 reviews 6 reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

This little complex is heaven, lovely 2 storey houses with all mod cons. From arriving to departing the staff are wonder full. walk down the hill to the lovely beach. these apartments are self catering and come complete with fitted kitchen, if you want to barbeque they have gas ones for you to use. Please visit this little place in... More

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Great Dunmow, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We booked because it looked like good value for money. We wanted to be close to a beach but intended to do a lot of exploring (for which a car is essential). We deliberately chose to avoid a resort. The cottages far exceeded our expectations. Lovely setting, warm welcome. The rooms were spotless, comfortable and well equipped. We cooked a... More

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Tring
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31 reviews 31 reviews
19 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

We had a really lovely 10 days in the cottage and wanted to extend our stay. The cottage is comfortable and adequately, but not really luxuriously, furnished as they put in their advertising brochure. We liked the mezzanine bedroom and the bed was very comfortable. There was air conditioning if required. The staff were extremely friendly, helpful and welcoming and... More

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Peñal, Saint Patrick, Trinidad and Tobago
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Stayed here for 5 days with my girlfriend recently. Initially the placed looked shabby as we approached but upon entering the compound we found a warm, welcoming place with all amenities and friendly staff. Our cottage was outfitted with all that we needed and we were even provided with an ironing board when we requested. We stayed at peak season... More

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dublin
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

I ve stayed 3 times in these cottages over the last few years with a few friends, and our stay could not have been nicer. The staff is very welcoming and the cottages are very charming... There is a nice pool in the middle. Dickenson Bay Beach is about a 15 minute walk down the road from the cottages. You... More

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Inglewood, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Initial appearance is shabby. I would definitely chose a better hotel or location. Receptionist hours vary and there very little assistance. Though its not far from beach, it's miles from everything else. We had to take a taxi everywhere, and with gas being $6.50 a gallon, taxis are not cheap here. House cleaning/towel and sheet exchange only when requested. No... More

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dominica
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

Firstly, we stayed in room 8 - which may have been recently refurbished. I was travelling with my adult son, so we needed separate bedrooms. The nice clean apartment had 2 floors, and we each had a bathroom, bedroom, kitchen, balcony, sea view, TV - so the facilities in the apartment were excellent as far as I am concerned. The... More

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Antigua
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

I was in Dickenson bay in January. I booked for a week but I run away after 2 days. The rooms were mediocre, I could live with that although for how much I paid it was just a scam! Bathrooms really old, rusty bathtab, dirty, honestly disgusting. I did not have a shower, I couldn't do that. The reception does... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

We had extremely bad experience in cottages. I just want to warn you, do not believe the webside of that place or what is saying as all is opposite. The rooms are in terrible shape and really dirty. The worst was bathroom, it s really disgrace. They call it ' luxuries villas'! It's really a shame! Plus when it's raining,... More

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Address: Dickenson Bay, St. John's, Antigua
Location: Caribbean > Antigua and Barbuda > Antigua > Saint John Parish > St. John's
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Dickenson Bay Cottages 2.5*
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Dickenson Bay Cottages Hotel St. John`s
Dickenson Bay Cottages Antigua/Saint John Parish

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