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Galley Bay Beach

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

We loved every minute. Beautiful, large room, beach view and steps away from the water, great food, unparalleled customer service, beach side pick up for excursions. They have a great spa! Will be back.

Thank Spstexas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived and were welcomed by the lovely ladies on Reception until we left ten days later, we were made to feel as though we were truly valued guests. If you are after relaxing and being well looked after then it is...More

Thank Marilyns512017
Reviewed April 17, 2017

Great visit. Terrific staff. Food is outstanding. Spa is top-notch. Treated like family. Superb location on a cove with good waves. Will return.

1  Thank John M
Reviewed March 27, 2017

This is a beautiful secluded beach, worth spending some time on. It is fairly rough with a large shore break by Caribbean standards, so not very swimmer friendly, but worth the visit.

1  Thank Kepuhi-Dream
Reviewed March 9, 2017

take a taxi there, get a chair and umbrella and enjoy the natural beauty og Galley bay. there's a little beach to the left that opens up over the rock to this beautiful new world to have to enjoy virtually alone

1  Thank neil c
Reviewed February 21, 2017

We stopped here on a private sailing charter. The beach had about 6 people on it, the sand is powder soft and the water is so warm. Although you cannot snorkel here as visibility is not great, the views make up for it. You need...More

1  Thank girgo
Reviewed February 21, 2017

Georgous beach! When not too wavy there is good snorkeling on the right side of the beach around the cove to deep bay

Thank Alison H
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

Great beach with beautiful white sand. Can be quite rough at times with large waves. Access via five islands village

Thank fonsbikes
Reviewed February 14, 2017

We drove around the whole island and found this beach. Pretty beach but hard to swim due to rocks but we did hang out for awhile.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed February 14, 2017

I believe this is the most beautiful beach in Antigua. Even though there is a hotel there, it has been in existence for 50 years and has remained low key so does not take away from the wildness and beauty of the beach. I do...More

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Kate M
temperatures for spring
March 25, 2017|
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Response from neil c | Reviewed this property |
About 80-85 during the day 70's at night
I need to know if I can visit the beach if I'm not staying at the hotel. I understand the beach is public but I don't know where to park and where to access the beach. Does anyone on the beach rent loungers and/or umbrellas?
January 19, 2017|
Response from theNamssob | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay, hopefully it's not too late. So here's the scoop: YES - the beach is officially a public beach. However.... 1) It's not easy to get in. There is an entrance/path that allows access to the beach... More