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Galley Bay | North west of the island, on the peninsula of Five Islands, St. John's, Antigua
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Doesn’t matter what the weather is, it’s always sunny here! Calm waters, beautifully clear for snorkeling, and great sunsets!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Margi Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Get there early to park & take a picnic. The hotel just off the beach does not deserve your service, beaches are public but many hotels on the island who are on a beach don't want you cluttering up 'their' space. However, great for seeing...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JackyB216
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Adults only , lovely beach front room No 53, so walked straight onto the hot sand to soak up the rays. Great hotel, good rum , food , friendly staff .

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank bWANA
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

On Feb 24 2019 my wife an I along with 3 other couples chartered Captain Sean's Sailing Tours. It was a great afternoon. Starting at Galley Bay we sailed down the west coast, to almost English Bay. Captain Sean was a great host. His knowledge...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank J8510CZchrisf
Reviewed March 13, 2019

Better late than never... we stayed here as a couple in November 2018. Our room was spacious (premium beachfront) spotless and with a view to die for overlooking the ocean . Gym well equipped and i thoroughly enjoyed the morning yoga classes. Food very good...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank fussybird200
Reviewed February 20, 2019

We enjoyed the lovely, almost secluded, beach right outside our room. Unfortunately, the water was rather rough our entire visit. (They issued a red flag most of the days...) I was used to the calm water from Grace Bay in Turks. It was definitely not...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Danielle O
Reviewed January 27, 2019

You can see this beach from the view at Shirley heights- it looks amazing- beautiful Caribbean sands and sea.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dianepb
Reviewed January 24, 2019

Even though all of the beaches in Antigua are open to the public, the location of this beach is so secluded you feel as though you're on a private beach. Beautiful champagne shores, great snorkeling and no charter necessary.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

This was the second time we been to Galley Bay and we were not disappointed. The staff, the food, and the accommodations were all superb. We came back with friends 2 couples who equally were impressed. Its like your part of the family. Cedric the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Dominick T
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

Came back for the great staff, food and relaxation. A great place to wind down for a few days. The days go pretty fast because there is always something to do. The bars are open most of the time and drinks are quite strong. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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February 27, 2019|
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Response from J p | Reviewed this property |
Galley Bay. Nice staff, good food and drinks. Lots of repeat customers.
October 21, 2018|
Response from NewarkScubaDiver | Reviewed this property |
The rooms are all single storey. To explain, some units have one room on the ground level and another room above it. Nevertheless, they do have single storey, single rooms - they are more expensive but very enjoyable.