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Galley Bay Cottages

3.0 of 5
Galley Bay Beach, St. John's, Antigua
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Visited earlier this month and we stayed at the Spice Cottage. Beautiful cottage with lovely partial views to the ocean! The cottages are easily accessible (with a car) but away from everything making it a very quiet and peaceful stay. Marco was incredibly helpful and was even nice enough to pick us up from the airport (super appreciated!!). The beach... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We booked with owner Marco Della Patrona on TripAdvisor because we loved the picture from te Breeze cottage's deck - and were not disappointed. We spent a week in our rental car touring the historical, cultural and beach destinations on the island of Antigua and came home every night armed with local groceries to try to make an interesting island... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We made flight plans for Antigua before realizing that it was cricket week and the island was booked solid. Galley Bay Cottages was one of the few accommodations available. We also had friends who were staying at the resort so the proximity was good for us. We were happy to find it given this was a last-minute trip, and if... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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28 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

We have stayed at the Villa, the largest property at the Galley Bay Cottages. The house is perched at the top of a hill, overlooking the ocean, Galley Bay Resort and the Armani private estate. The vegetation provides complete privacy. There is no sound to be heard, except for birds and rustling of trees. The private garden is enormous, entire... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Shamefully, I never left this resort during my four day stay. Why? Because it was simply peaceful, beautiful, calm and relaxing. The beach itself is as good as it gets and a swim is a must (careful: jellyfish alert!). The all inclusive resort never feels claustrophobic as there are so many areas to explore. The best thnig was the warmth... More 

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Marco D, Manager at Galley Bay Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Sinanan I am very happy that you had a great vacation vacation at Galley Bay Resort however guests often confuse this Trip Advisor Page related to Galley Bay Cottages, that are located few steps away on the hill, with the Galley Bay Resort which is well known for the warm staff and excellent service. Our self-content cottages surrounded by... More 

Fort McMurray, Canada
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Overall this resort is fabulous. Staff, amenities, location, weather, food, all excellent. Few issues but ironed out smoothly by Chris and his staff. To everyone, too many to mention individually, we would like to thank you for a wonderful vacation. Highly recommend the Cottages, very private and secluded however take bug spray, they have some big devils, and even though... More 

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Marco D, Manager at Galley Bay Cottages, responded to this review

Dear Kim I am very happy that you enjoyed at the fullest your vacation at Gally Bay Hotel however this Trip Advisor Page is related to Galley Bay Cottages that are located few steps away on the hill from the Hotel. Our self-content cottages are immerged in the nature and enjoy the stunning views, they offer differt type of vaction,... More 

Lisbon, Portugal
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

My husband and i stayed at galley bay cottages, in la breeze, in march 2013, and we simply loved it! La breeze is a very romantic cottage, with a most wonderfull view, very weel decorated. If you are looking for a little peace and romance this is the place. The kitchen has everything you need. The balcony has chairs and... More 

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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

My fiance and I got the master bedroom (of Aloe Villa) which had an amazing view! It came with a king size bed with mosquito net which we found out later to be very useful. Most of the windows came with mosquito netting except for the two windows overlooking the sea. The windows which overlooked the sea could not be... More 

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Marco D, Owner at Galley Bay Cottages, responded to this review

Dear JeanKhoo, First of all I would like to say Thank you for your feedback and comments and my apologies for taking some time to respond to your review. You would be happy to know that meanwhile, there have been a lot of improvements made and the inside shutters can now be locked, even though the concept is to leave... More 

Bangor, North Wales
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

It's a few years ago since I stayed at Peter and Natalie's. I visited three time and thoroughly enjoyed myself. They are the most perfect hosts you will ever meet. They go that extra mile to please you, nothing is too much trouble. The interior of the guest houses are beautifully arranged. Galley Bay beach is so tranquil. I always... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2012

From our very first email correspondence our hosts Peter and Natalie were so helpful, informative, friendly and FUN!!! After having cancelled a previous reservation elsewhere on the island we were thrilled that we booked at Galley Bay Cottages. We had flight delay issues that left us arriving a day and a half later and in the dark (11pm).....once we landed... More 

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