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Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa
5.0 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Dickenson Bay, St. John's, Antigua   |  
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“Perfect Honeymoon!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Hayley Whorrall at Beach Bum Vacations booked our wonderful honeymoon at Sandals Grande Antigua, and we had a spectacular time. We stayed at the resort the second week of April, 2013. This was our very first stay at any of the Sandals’ resorts. Sandals Grande Antigua resort really caters to honeymooners, making you feel very special, especially with the complimentary breakfast in bed service. We got everything we requested when we booked our trip, thanks to Hayley!

GENERAL
Upon arrival at the resort, we were greeted by friendly staff that brought us a cold hand towel to wipe off with, as well as a nice cold glass of champagne. There is a good chance that your room will not be ready when you arrive, but there is plenty to do and see (and eat!) during your wait. We had a small snack at the pub, then we walked around the resort and took in the ocean views, finally realizing that these views were ours for the next 7 days!

TIP: Make your dinner reservations the minute you arrive because the restaurants fill up quickly, especially during the prime dinner hours. We arrived on a Sunday, and we had to wait 2 days to get reservations for the times and places we wanted. Many restaurants were already booked up until 9:00 p.m. each night.

ROOM ACCOMODATIONS
We stayed in the Mediterranean Village in the Monte Carlo Sunset Honeymoon Oceanview Suite that had great views of the pool, ocean and sunsets. If you prefer complete peace and quiet when you sleep and don’t like having anyone in a room above you, request a top floor room. It’s worth the total peace and quiet! The bed was a large 4-poster king-size bed that was extremely comfortable, with lots of comfortable pillows. We also had a decent sized walk-out balcony overlooking the entire resort, big enough for 2 lounge chairs, a small round table and 2 chairs. We ate breakfast out there on the day we had our honeymoon breakfast. The refrigerator is nicely stocked with an assortment of beverages (both alcoholic and non-alcoholic) and is refreshed daily. Housecleaning was also very prompt in the morning, sometimes waking us up if we slept past 10 a.m.! Our room was always freshened up during the afternoon, and especially during the evening. Every night, we came back to a perfect turn-down service, complete with rose petals on the bed and a note from the resort wishing us a happy honeymoon! Some nights they left us swans made out of washcloths. The bathroom was amazing, marble everywhere! There were two vanities with plenty of counter space, a huge walk-in shower, and an awesome 2-person jacuzzi tub. Even the clothes closet was large enough to hold all of our clothes for the entire week. The rooms on the Caribbean side of the resort remind me of little cottages, some have their own small swimming pool, and some walk out to the beach. The landscaping is lush with greenery and tropical flowers everywhere.

RESTAURANTS

OK Corral – Being married to a steak-a-holic, we couldn’t leave Sandals without eating dinner at the steakhouse at least once! The restaurant is on the second level on the Caribbean side and overlooks the ocean. The steak was amazing, and you can watch the chefs prepare your food in the nearby open-air kitchen.

Marios Italian Restaurant – We did not eat dinner here because we wanted to try the other restaurants instead. But there was a breakfast buffet where we ate most of the time because of the close proximity to both our room and the main pool area.

Bayside – We ate here on Steak night (Sunday’s) and it was decent. We got there early to beat the dinner crowd because it gets crowded quickly. They have a beach BBQ on Mondays. We had breakfast here a few mornings mostly because of the amazing ocean view. What better way to start the day than by eating your breakfast at a table facing the ocean and feeling the ocean breeze.

Kimonos – The Japanese restaurant wasn’t our favorite meal. The food was cooked on an open hibachi grill and was very good, but the portion sizes were very small and the selection was the same for everyone – salmon, chicken and beef - each prepared one after the other. Our chef “Kevin” was very entertaining.

Barefoot – This is a great place for lunch while relaxing at the pool. The tables are literally on the sand, and there are huge canopies overhead to block out the sun. We ate dinner here one night and it was decent. Again, more amazing views of the ocean. During the evenings there are fire pits outside of the restaurant which adds to the ambiance. This is the most casual restaurant, especially for dinner -- a bonus for the men who don’t want to wear long pants on a warm night as most other restaurants require.

Eleanors (on the beach) – We ate dinner here on our last night, and it was very romantic. We were able to get a table on the deck right next to the beach. The ambiance was wonderful and the food was delicious. We both had lobster, and the portion size was decent.

Cricketers – This was a terrific little pub where we went for drinks and had dinner the day we arrived while our room was being readied. There is nightly entertainment and karaoke. If you are a cheeseburger lover, you won’t be disappointed! The burgers were so delicious and plenty big! We didn’t walk out of there hungry!

Bella Napoli pizzeria has the best brick-oven pizza. You can sit outside under umbrella tables, or take your pizza back to your lounge chair at the pool or beach! It’s a great alternative if you come out of the pool hungry and don’t feel like getting dressed just to eat a meal.

BEACH/POOLS
We spent the days at the main pool (in the Mediterranean Village). The pool is enormous, and a stop at the swim-up bar is tradition! The only downside to the main pool is that you need to wake up early, grab your towel(s) and try and reserve your lounge chairs by putting your towel(s) on the chairs. The best idea is to find chairs under a palm tree. Because the sun changes direction all day, the shade comes in handy by the late afternoon! Otherwise, you’ll end up with chairs directly in the sun all day. The umbrella chairs located directly in front of and surrounding the main pool are “reserved” for those guests lucky enough to have a “butler” room. The butlers come out every morning around 7:30 a.m. and reserve their own guests’ lounge chairs. That’s probably the best perk about having a room with a butler. The pool water wasn’t as warm as we would have liked, so we didn’t spend much time swimming. The staff said that the month of April was still early in the season and the water wasn’t usually warm (enough) that soon, but by the month of May, the temperature would get hotter and warm up both the ocean and the pool water. The pool in the Caribbean Village is small, quiet and not very crowded. Unfortunately, the amount of lounge chairs is minimal; so unless you get up early or get lucky enough to see someone leave, your chances of lounging in comfort are not very good. The entertainment staff has a game of water volleyball at this pool every day at 3:00, which my husband looked forward to on a daily basis!

We didn’t spend our days lounging on the beach mostly because there are vendors walking around trying to sell you their wares. We were told to only buy from “licensed” vendors, so we opted to skip the beach altogether during the day and stay at the pool. Sandals doesn’t offer its own private beach, because all beaches in Antigua are public. This was probably my only disappointment during our entire vacation. We opted to walk the beach during the evenings (especially during sunset). It was peaceful and romantic because the most of the vendors had left for the day. The photographers are more than happy to take photos on the beach during sunset. Our beach sunset photo is the favorite of all the photos we had taken.

ACTIVITIES/EXCURSIONS
There are tons of excursions to choose from, it’s hard to pick just one or two!! We did the 360 degree navigation excursion, which featured a catamaran trip around the entire island along with a 45-minute guided snorkeling tour. If you enjoy snorkeling, but are not sure where to go, we highly recommend this trip as you get to see coral and many varieties of fish, as well as a narrated tour of the island including Shirley Heights and Nelson’s Dockyard. Because it was early April, the ocean water was not as warm as we would have liked while we were snorkeling, and there were actual pockets of cold water here and there. But if you can tolerate slightly chilly water, the underwater scenery is well worth it. During our sail we crossed a portion of the Atlantic Ocean and were fortunate enough to see dolphins diving in and out of the water near our catamaran. Take an underwater camera and video camera if you can, the scenery is unbelievable.

Evening entertainment was sporadic. We laughed through the Sandals’ version of the Newlywed Game and the Battle of the Sexes competition! Some evenings had either a band or steel band over on the Caribbean side. The best day was when the resort celebrated Antigua/Barbuda appreciation day. There was authentic food and drink, music, dancers, jewelry made by locals, etc.

Be careful to only book your excursions at the resort excursions office. There are vendors walking the beach who will try to sell you an excursion for horseback riding, etc. and take you to an area of the island that is not safe.

There really wasn’t much we would change about Sandals. If you have the extra money and love the idea of being waited on 24/7, definitely splurge for the butler room.

Thank you Sandals, and thank you Hayley!!! We are looking forward to visiting another Sandals’ resort soon!

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  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa, responded to this review, May 31, 2013
Thank you for your great review of Sandals Grande Antigua. We're so happy to read that you had such an amazing honeymoon with us. We always strive to go above and beyond to please our guests and I'm glad we were able to meet that goal during your stay.

We look forward to welcoming you back for an even better experience in the future.


Sincerely,
Cassie C.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

My husband and I honeymooned at the resort in July of 2012. We stayed for one week and had a spectacular time. The resort really caters to honeymooners, making you feel very special, especially with the complimentary breakfast in bed service. The rooms are great, clean, roomy, no mildew smell, and full bar/fridge...daily!! The nightly entertainment provided by the resort were a blast and there were a few to choose from. The spa was amazing!! We had a couple's massage which was great. The gym is descent although I really don't need an elaborate gym to be satisfied. The staff were very friendly and accommodating. The food was great in some places and just okay in other places. My husband and I enjoyed the buffet restaurant and Irish pub (stays open until 2 a.m.) the best .
The beach is breathtaking...just be prepared for the locals who walk daily up and down the beach trying to sell things and I mean ANYTHING. But they mean no harm; very nice people just trying to make their money. The excursions were so much fun; a lot to choose from so do whatever your heart desires...YOLO!!
We plan to return for our 5 year anniversary to renew our vows!!

Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
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Halifax, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

We stayed here on the second week of April. Upon arrival, be prepared for long lineups at the airport for customs in a nonAC environment. The roads are third world with very few straight stretches anywhere. Sandals Antigua is located on a lovely beach. The staff is consistently wonderful, with everyone having a very hospitable nature, unlike other non-Sandals all-inclusives. The facilities are very well maintained, the room we had was fine and we really enjoyed learning to sail. We learned by mid week that the best restaurants did not require a reservation. The reservation only restaurants were a disappointment due to 90 minute waits and day old reheated lobster. We stayed at the older section and there is a little door off the lobby that leads to a great take out restaurant. Their sushi was superb (and other comfort food like veggies, fruit, salad, hotdogs and hamburgers) and we often took trays of it to the beach for a relaxing lunch. We wish that we had discovered it earlier. In the newer section, there is a pizza place that offers a great selection of fresh made to order 10" pizzas to go that again are great to take down to the beach. For another casual option for lunch, try the Barefoot. There are locals trying to sell you things on the beach but they understand "no thank you". Skip the deep sea fishing, not the least bit worthwhile on any day we were there. We went on the circumnavigation of the island tour which was great. We were on a boat with two 250 HP engines that would go 40 knots. We swam with sting rays, snorkelled and had lunch on a beach. Well worth the cost for the scenery and overall experience.

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

I stayed at Sandals Grande Antigua December 2012 for a few nights on a wedding educational trip and I've got to say the beach is absolutely stunning with its white sand and aqua sea. The grounds are well manicured and the property is lovely. I was lucky enough to have the concierge service and a larger suite called 'The Grand Luxe St. Tropez Sunset Ocean View Suite' and I couldn't fault it at all. I would definitely stay again with a partner and it would be a great wedding venue for anyone that would like to get married abroad.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa, responded to this review, June 4, 2013
Thank you so much for your review! We're happy to know that you enjoyed your stay at Sandals Grande Antigua. Your trip seemed to be an amazing one and we glad we were able to be a part of your experience.

We hope to see you again in a near future!


Sincerely,
Cassie C.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

We just returned from a week-long babymoon at this resort. It was gorgeous and we highly recommend it. I will address a few particular topics in more detail below.

The Rooms - We stayed in a Venetian Ocean-View Walk-Out on the newer Mediterranean side and loved it. We had a pretty view and a huge bathroom. The Caribbean side also looked beautiful with fabulous landscaping.

The Beach - Gorgeous! Beautiful water and white sandy beaches with plenty of chairs. Yes, there are some vendors around because all beaches in Antigua are public. However, a polite "no thank you" is sufficient if you're not interested. As one local told me, "The beaches here belong to everyone."

Pools - You have a ton of options and most (aside from the main pool on the Mediterranean side) are very quiet and not crowded at all. We preferred the Caribbean pool, because it is quiet, not crowded with plenty of chairs, and LaToya does an excellent job at the swim-up bar. Also, you don't see the float/chair-hogging that you see at the main pool. Be sure to grab your beach towels at turn-down or in the morning. The resort does tend to run low on them late in the day, but you can usually still find some at the scuba shop unless a boat just left.

Dining - The food was very tasty and there are plenty of options. We personally preferred OK Corral for breakfast due to its beautiful ocean views and a la carte breakfast menu. For lunch, we loved Barefoot for the gorgeous view and tasty a la carte menu. For dinner, we most liked Mario's (for the food) and Barefoot (for the view and solid menu selection - plus they allow men to wear shorts, to my husband's great relief on warm nights). I highly recommend skipping Kimono's completely. That was our only negative dining experience. Our chef, Kevin, did a wonderful job and was very engaging, but the rest of the staff seemed miserable (some were downright rude) and it was excruciatingly hot and sauna-like in the small dining room with the hibachi going. The food itself was tasty, though. Avoid the Kimono's sauna and look for Kevin at the grab-and-go cheerfully making sushi during the day.

Staff - We had very positive experiences with the staff with the exception of Kimono's addressed above. A personal thank-you to LaToya (Caribbean Pool Bar), Kevin (Kimono's), Violet (Bayside), Casseam (Photographer), and Ken (seemingly everywhere) for going out of their way to make our stay memorable,

In short, we highly recommend this resort. For pregnant guests, please note that Sandals does not allow you to participate in the watersports or boat ride excursions. No problem at all, though. Relax and enjoy the resort, which offers plenty of tasty mocktails (try the coconut crush) and stunning views. You can also take the Best of Antigua excursion to see Shirley Heights and Nelson's Dockyard. We loved it and really appreciated our driver, Fish, taking the time to help us learn more about Antigua's rich history. Book your trip today!

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa, responded to this review, May 31, 2013
We're so happy to read that you had a great vacation with us. We love to hear our guests boast about our luxurious accommodations, delectable dining options, beautiful property and the wonderful personality and hospitality of our staff. Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure creating such a memorable experience for you.

We can't wait to welcome you back in the near future!


Sincerely
Cassie C.
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Charleston West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Just back from a week at Sandals Antigua. This was our second trip to Antigua and I must say I think the second one was even better. We splurged again and got a butler suite and I must say this makes your stay absolutely awesome. Our butlers were Geoffrey, N'Kosi, and Trisha. They were AWESOME! We wanted for nothing the entire week. We also enjoyed our visits to all the restaurants especially Elenors on the beach and the OK corral. This is a beautiful resort.

Room Tip: Splurge for the butler room
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  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Travel Dates May 19th - May 25th

Overall experience - We had a great time, the weather could have been better as it rained every day but only for a small duration at a time. So if your forecast calls for rain then there is a good chance it will but again its only for a small amount of time then its sunshine the rest of the day. If you are someone looking to escape from cell phones, technology, and everyday stress this is a place for you. If you are looking for constant anventures then this resort probably isn't for you. This resort is all about relaxation with no need to look at the time and just do whatever you want when you want.

Airport - Nothing to brag about at the airport. Its your typical Caribbean setup which means small airport where you walk down the steps of the plane, etc, etc, etc. Right when we got to the baggage claim we were greated by airport helpers to get our bags to our taxi service. These guys work their butts off and move very fast since they are trying to collect as many tips as they can. We were very happy with the service as our bags were not even on the belt for 20 seconds before he had them stacked and ready to get loaded on the Taxi. Located at the Sandals kiosk we were greated by a resort member where we were to present our vouchers for travel. Once we gave our vouchers we had to wait about 15 minutes for the taxi car to fill up with other arriving guests. Once the taxi was filled the journey from the airport to the hotel took all of 15 minutes.

Check In - Upon arrival at the resort we were greated again by friendly staff who brought snacks and refreshments to us. You are given a cold hand towel to wipe off with as well. Like others have said once you arrive there is a good chance that your room will not be ready but that is nothing to get mad about. They tell you to go have lunch and some drinks at the restuarants or pool bars while they work on your room. So I am not sure why some people get all nasty and right bad reviews on this part. I would much rather wait and have a clean room than have them rush through cleaning someone elses filth before another guests assumes the room. Afterall this is a vacation so watches and clocks should not be a factor on when and where you get somewhere as long as you are relaxing and away from your everyday chaos.

Concierge Service - We were happy with this service as we opted not to book a bulter room. There is really no need to get a butler as there were plently of spots by the pool and dinner reservations available for everyone. The concierge service was very prompt in getting us whatever we needed (such as pool towels, sewing kits, shampoo, etc) when we called them. This is an all inclusive resort so to have a bulter provide you with beverages is a bit much unless you are just that lazy that you can't get your own. If you are one of those people then you must have a great life back home and probably shouldnt be on a vacation.

Room - The rooms were nice where we stayed. We went with a room in the Mediterranean side which was really nice. We walked around the resort and look the other room locations and were glad we booked where we did. If you like the nature side and the sounds of the crickets and other bugs then maybe book the Caribbean side but if you like the new resort feel with plenty of space and luxury then the Mediterranean side if for you. We had a room overlooking the ocean on the 6th floor (Room 7608) which was a Grande Luxe room that had great views of the pool, ocean and sunsets. This room and others on this floor are some of the best the resort has to offer.

Food - The food was much better than I expected. Having traveled to the DR before I wasn't expecting much. After eating at this resort it was like having good meals back at home. Yeah there are some dishes that aren't the same but for the most part I never had a bad meal. The beauty of the all inclusive is if you did have a bad meal you can always get something else.

Marios' - By far the best place to eat dinner. The chicken parm was better than many places serve in the US. They have a huge Antipasto bar which had great selections and again was amazing food. For breakfast this place had a buffett which was not bad. I mean they have everything a breakfast place should have so you should be able to find something to eat here.

Eleanors - This wasn't worth the reserverations made. The food was not really that good and everyone that ate there complained how the food was alway burnt. Because this place requires a reservation you think it must be good. Well the places that require reservations only require them because they have limited seating. So it has nothing to do with the quality of the restaurant.

OK Corral - This was another decent place. Breakfast was nice here because you got to overlook the beach.

Bayside - Go to Steak night on Sunday's you wont be disappointed. Also they have a beach BBQ on Mondays which was awesome. Food was always good here even for breakfast. This is typically a buffet style setting with little to no wait (unless you go on Steak night). Great views of the beach from all seats here.

Barefoot - Good place for lunches while relaxing at the pool. Decent food selections that were always flavorful.

Kimonos - Sushi and Hibatchi restaurant. Food was decent but the overall experience made up for this. If you are lucky enough to get "Teddy" to be your cook its worth the experience. He is full of energy and makes your dining experience very entertaining.

Bella Napoli - Actually really good pizza for an island. They offer many different types of Pizza and the best thing about this place is that you can get pizza most of the day and night if you want. So if you dont feel like getting dolled up to go out to eat you can just snag a pizza and eat by the pool, in your room or on the go.

Cricketers - Good sports bar for most of the nightly entertainment. Food was again decent and the portions were huge here. Most of the patrons end up at this spot towards the later part of the night since its open late. Service was great here too. Mario was a fantastic bartender and Ken was a great server who you could chat with about all of the island cultures and whatever other questions you have.

Pools - There are several pools on the resort but the main pool is the place to be. Unless you just want to be left alone then the main pool isn't for you. Whats nice is the bar is fun, the bartenders are friendly and fast and they don't pour with a light hand. There were plenty of rafts available to float around and just chill or if you wanted to just relax by a lounge chair there plenty of open spots.

Beach - The beach was rather small but still nice. As others have mentioned the public beach is kind of annoying because you are always asked if you want to buy something or go on an excursion. We were asked if we needed to see the pharmacist one night when we were just relaxing on the louge chair. So there is alot of trash walking up and down the beach which is annoying.

Excursions - There are plenty to choose from. We choose the Wadadli Cats boat trip around the island which took 7 hours. It has a stop where you get to snorkal and have lunch and on the way back they have plenty of drinks to serve up. Just beware if you get sea sick that you may want to take something before getting into the rough waters of the Atlantic.

Fitness Center - Very nice fitness center with plenty of equipment to use. Never really too busy so no waiting.

Spa - Very clean and very nice with many services offered. Take advantage of your SPA credit you get at booking as it will save you alot of money on any of their services.

Staff - Most of the staff was friendly. There were a few bartenders at the main bar that always seemed to have an attitude when you asked for a drink. For the most part though everyone was nice.

Room Tip: Just book a Mediterranean room. You won't be disappointed. Its much closer to the main pool and...
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  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa, responded to this review, May 31, 2013
Thank you so much for your review of Sandals Grande Antigua. We're delighted to read that you had such an awesome time at our resort. I'm so happy that we succeeded in creating that luxury romantic experience for you.

We look forward to your return for an even better stay in the near future.


Sincerely,
Cassie C.
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Address: Dickenson Bay, St. John's, Antigua
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Location: Caribbean > Antigua and Barbuda > Antigua > Saint John Parish > St. John's
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in St. John's
#4 On the Beach Hotel in St. John's
#4 Top resorts Hotel in St. John's
#5 Romantic Hotel in St. John's
#5 Luxury Hotel in St. John's
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Hotel Class:5 star — Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa 5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
•A European Hotel in the Six-Star, all-suite Mediterranean Village •Exotic Rondoval with private plunge pool and butler service •1,400 square foot Mediterranean villa with private plunge pool and butler service•Houses the East Caribbean's largest pool (1 of 6) •Offers 9 dining options and 8 bars including an English pub •Voted "World's Most Romantic Resort" 14 years in a row ... more   less 
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