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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 1 week ago

Nice beach, lots of clean sand, sparkling clear water, not many tourists, in fact very quiet when we were there. Beautiful Place but with a lot of waves, not good for swimming, especially if you have kids.

Thank ValeEAntoP
Reviewed October 6, 2017

This was the closest beach to where we stayed. There was a significant swell throughout our stay which made swimming challenging. Watch out for the submerged rocks - there are lots of them, they're impossible to see and they are sharp! Wear water shoes to...More

1  Thank EWPD
Reviewed August 1, 2017

Galley Bay was amazing. We loved the all-inclusive nature of the resort, the location of our room right on the beach, the low-key atmosphere of the hotel and the staff were all wonderful. The paid restaurant wasn't quite worth the money but the drinks were...More

1  Thank Hayley F
Reviewed July 14, 2017

We stayed here at the galley bay resort. The beach is beautiful, golden and cleaned everyday. The sea is crystal clear. Great for snorkelling. Great array of wildlife including brown pelicans, herons and turtles.

2  Thank Kim B
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

The experience here is really rather special. If you are after a place which makes you feel like you have your own pad on an idyllic Caribbean retreat, this is it. The complex consists of around 100 accommodations along a beach around half a mile...More

2  Thank Meaksters
Reviewed June 21, 2017 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 June 9, 2017

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

2  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
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July 4, 2017|
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Response from girgo | Reviewed this property |
there is literally nothing except vendors hiding in the bush and once they see human life they come out and try to sell you whatever they have. Hope that helps
Kate M
March 25, 2017|
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Response from LKTC4 | Reviewed this property |
The temperature is quite hot at this time probably in the 80s