Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa

5* out of 5 stars

Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa is located directly on Antigua’s most famous beach, Dickenson Bay, only ten minutes away from the capital St. John’s. To be honest though you won’t even want to leave this fantastic resort because the staff and the facilities on hand offer everything you can possibly imagine and might wish for. Voted ‘World’s Most Romantic Resort’ 14 years in a row, this dream of a hotel is the ideal destination for a wedding or honeymoon as well as a serene getaway.

The whole estate impresses by its mere size, accommodates eleven restaurants, seven bars, six fresh water pools as well as six whirlpools and a scuba pool. The all-suite Mediterranean village reflects a certain European sophistication on 1400 square feet and is inspired by the opulence of Italian piazzas and the elegance of the French joi de vivre. The Caribbean Grove shines through stunning landscapes and beautifully designed tropical gardens which give you the proper exotic sensation you look for.

The activities, in the water and on land, are aplenty; include kayaking, snorkelling, scuba diving, beach volleyball, tennis, a fully equipped fitness centre and are suitable for young and old. If you fancy some pampering the Red Lane® Spa, a sanctuary for relaxation and rejuvenation, is exactly what you need.

Sandals resorts are experts in the romantic field - they offer complimentary a Welcome Honeymoon Package to all recently married couples.. So take a trip of a lifetime and embark on the most romantic holiday you’ll ever experience. 

Guests staying at the Sandals Antigua will experience Luxury Included®, which offers the following amenities: English Guild-trained butlers & concierges for top-tier rooms & suites • 5-Star Global Gourmet™ dining • Exclusive Dine-Around Programme • Unlimited premium brand drinks • Robert Mondavi Twin Oaks wines • Unlimited land & water Sports • Complimentary instruction & equipment • Free resort wide Wi-Fi • Inclusive tipping, transfers & government taxes.

Please note: Complimentary Airport Transfers are provided.

Please note: Free/unlimited Scuba Diving for certified divers only. Discover Scuba Diving for beginners and International Dive Certification available at additional costs.

Please note: The Antigua government has introduced a tourist levy of $5.00USD per person, per night for anyone aged 6 years and over, payable locally at your hotel.

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Accommodation

Caribbean Honeymoon Grande Luxe Poolside Walkout Room - WGL

Newly refurbished room with a separate sitting area, mahogany furnishings and a four-poster king size bed. Room offers a large flat screen TV. and a patio that opens to a pool. Bathroom features marble wash basins. Room View: Gardens and Pool.

Caribbean Walkout Club Level Veranda Suite - WJS

Large rooms featuring a four-poster mahogany king size bed and sitting area. All rooms have a patio and you can walk out to the lush gardens. Room View: Gardens or Pool. Club Sandals.

Caribbean Beachfront Butler Rondoval - RD

Unique accommodations in the round. Each cottage has cone-shaped roof and features mahogany furnishings and a relaxing patio, set alongside the beach and in the manicured gardens. Room View: Ocean and Beach. Butler service; Club Sandals; room service; Lovenest.

Caribbean Honeymoon Beachfront Butler Suite - OHS

Expansive suite with bedroom and living area. All suites have a balcony or a patio. Suite is furnished with mahogany four poster king size bed. Newly refurbished bathroom features two marble wash basins, whirlpool tub and overhead "rain" shower. Suite has a large flat screen plasma TV, 24-hour room service and spectacular ocean view. Room View: Ocean. Butler service; Club Sandals; room service.

Caribbean Honeymoon Seaside Butler Suite - HS

Expansive rooms with bedroom and living area incorporated in one area. Located in the 1st and 2nd floors of the Poinsettia Blocks. All rooms have balcony or patio. Rooms are furnished with mahogany four-poster beds. 24-hour room service. Room View: Ocean or Garden. Butler service; Club Sandals; room service; Lovenest.

Mediterranean One Bedroom Butler Villa Suite with Private Pool Sanctuary - LV

This is a true one storey villa in paradise. Each villa has an expansive private pool deck which leads to the plunge pool & whirlpool. The living room, which is furnished with a sofa, a love seat and a writing desk, looks out onto the pool deck. The bedroom is furnished with a king sized four poster canopied bed. The bathroom has twin wash basins, a roman whirlpool tub and a separate walk in overhead "rain" shower. Both the bedroom and living room are equipped with large flat screen TVs (42”). This villa offers total romantic seclusion. 24-hr. room service. Room View: Beach, Grounds and Village Pool. Butler service; Club Sandals; room service; Lovenest.

Mediterranean Oceanview Penthouse One Bedroom Butler Suite - GA

These penthouse vistas offer penultimate views of the Mediterranean Village, Dickenson Bay and fabulous sunsets. The living room and bedroom both lead out to an oversized balcony with chaise lounges. The living room is furnished with a sofa, chaise and writing desk. This is complemented with a hidden microwave and wet bar. The bedroom has a king-sized, four poster canopied bed. The bathroom has twin wash basins, a Roman whirlpool tub and a separate walk in over head "rain" shower. Both the bedroom and living room are equipped with large flat-screen TVs (42”). 24-hr. room service. Room View: Ocean, Pool and Gardens. Butler service; Club Sandals; room service; Lovenest.

Mediterranean Honeymoon Romeo & Juliet Ocean View Penthouse One Bedroom Butler Suite - PO

These penthouse vistas offer penultimate views of the Mediterranean Village, Dickenson Bay and fabulous sunsets. The living room and bedroom both lead out to an oversized balcony with chaise lounges. The living room is furnished with a sofa, chaise and writing desk. This is complemented with a hidden microwave and wet bar. The bedroom has a king-sized, four poster canopied bed. The bathroom has twin wash basins, a Roman whirlpool tub and a separate walk in over head "rain" shower. Both the bedroom and living room are equipped with large flat-screen TVs (42”). 24-hr. room service. Room View: Ocean, Pool and Gardens. Butler service; Club Sandals; room service; Lovenest.

Caribbean Grande Luxe Poolside Room - GL

Centrally located within the Caribbean Grove, the completely renovated Honeymoon Grande Luxe Room features a four-poster king size bed with a separate seating area and a balcony or patio just steps from a secluded pool and tranquil gardens. Set in Flamboyant, Oleander and Poinsettia Blocks. Room View: Gardens and Pool.

Caribbean Premium - PR

 All first-floor garden-view rooms with patios, separate vanity area and more spacious than Deluxe rooms. Closest rooms to main pool. Room View: Gardens and Pool.

Caribbean Deluxe - DL

All rooms are located in one-story cottages in the tropical garden of the Caribbean Grove. These are newly refurbished rooms that feature a separate vanity area. Room View: View of Gardens.

Caribbean Beachfront Grande Luxe Walkout Club Level Room - WGB

Newly refurbished room with elegant pickled and mahogany furnishings and a four-poster king size bed with a large flat screen TV. Bathroom features marble vanity, and hand held luxury shower head. Rooms are located on the first floor of the Frangipani Block and you can walkout to the pool and beach. Room View: Ocean, Pool and Beach; Club Sandals.

Caribbean Beachfront Grande Luxe Club Level Room - GB

Two-story Frangipani Block facing ocean and beach. All rooms feature mahogany furniture, with patio or balcony overlooking intimate pool area. Room View: Ocean, Pool and Beach. Club Sandals.

Caribbean Club Level Veranda Suite - JS

Large rooms include bedroom with a four poster mahogany bed and sitting area. All rooms with balcony. Room View: Gardens and Pool. Club Sandals.

Sunset Bluff Luxury Poolside Walkout Club Level Room - WHL

Large room which sits atop Sunset Bluff, offering views of the resort gardens and pool. All rooms are furnished with a four-poster mahogany king size bed and a patio which opens up to the pool. Room View: Gardens and Pool. Club Sandals.

Sunset Bluff Honeymoon Luxury Club Level Room - HL

Large room which sits atop a bluff offering panoramic views of Dickenson Bay, resort gardens and main pool. All rooms are furnished with four-poster mahogany beds, with a patio or balcony. Room View: Gardens or Pool. Club Sandals.

Mediterranean Oceanview Grande Luxe Club Level Suite - GO

Experience the ultimate indulgence as you lay claim to this palatial, extraordinarily spacious, 625-square-foot suite, featuring custom-made mahogany furnishings; an unbelievably plush king-size, four poster bed with Egyptian cotton bedding; and dazzling marble mosaic bathrooms with his and her vanities, a whirlpool tub and a separate walk-in shower. Lounge in your expansive living room and watch your favourite shows on your flat screen TV. Enjoy a chilled glass of champagne from your large, in-room bar. Or sit on your balcony or patio and gaze out at breathtaking views of lush, green grounds, powdery white-sand beach and the sparkling, aquamarine Caribbean Sea. The essence of luxurious living awaits you in the very heart of paradise. Room View: Ocean and Village Grounds. Club Sandals.

Mediterranean Honeymoon Oceanview Club Level Suite - MO

New Mediterranean Village Suite: These suites are located on the 4th and 5th floors of the Cypress Tower building and on the 3rd floor of the Almond building. A large suite, which features a large bathroom with whirlpool tub, separate shower and two wash basins, a four-poster bed, a sitting area with a desk, and an inviting sofa facing a large flat screen TV. Room View: View of Ocean, Pool and Gardens. Club Sandals.

Mediterranean Walkout Club Level Suite - PF

This suite is furnished with a sofa, a writing desk and a four- poster, king-sized bed. The bathroom has twin wash basins, a whirlpool tub and a separate walk-in overhead rain shower. The suite is fitted with a large, flat-screen TV and has a patio which opens up to the lush gardens. Room View: View of Garden. Club Sandals.

Mediterranean Club Level Suite - VS

 This suite is furnished with a sofa, a writing desk and a four-poster, king-sized bed. The bathroom has twin washbasins, a whirlpool tub and separate walk-in overhead "rain" shower. The suite is fitted with a large, flat-screen TV (42”) and has a balcony or patio. There are two suites in this category fitted for wheelchair access. Room View: Ocean and Village Grounds. Club Sandals; Accessible.

Caribbean Honeymoon Butler Rondoval with Private Pool Sanctuary - RP

Same unique accommodations as Luxury Beachfront Rondovals, but with view of manicured gardens instead of the ocean. Steps away from the beach, these exotic suites are in individual circular buildings with cone-shaped roofs, featuring patios, private plunge pools, mahogany beds, and 24-hour room service. Room View: Gardens and Private Pool. Butler service; Club Sandals; room service;Lovenest.

Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bars (7)
  • Beachfront location
  • Butler Service
  • Concierge
  • Golf available
  • Gym
  • Onsite Shop
  • PADI dive school
  • Public Beach
  • Restaurants (11)
  • Spa
  • Swim-up/out rooms
  • Swimming Pool (8)
  • Tennis Courts
  • Watersports
  • Wedding packages available
  • Wi-Fi

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Food & Drink

Barefoot by the Sea

Bask in impeccable white-glove service and dig your toes into satiny sands, as you feast on sublime seafood and listen to the ocean waves serenading you in this beguiling spot set directly on the beach, with only a wood-shingled Caribbean roof between you and a night sky overflowing with stars and glowing with the light of the moon. Dress code: Resort Casual. Reservation: Not Required.

Bayside Restaurant

Delicate breezes spill in off the sea, past the yellow and cream striped awnings, stirring your white tablecloth and the fronds of the potted areca palms that run the length of this charming rectangular space. Gaze out through white limestone arches to the breathtaking, multi-hued sea as you dine splendidly on International fare for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Dress code: Resort Casual. Reservation: Not Required.

Bella Napoli Pizzeria

Bite into crisp-crusted pizzas, expertly prepared in a wood-fired oven and laden with your choice of delectable toppings, under red umbrellas on a terrace overlooking manicured lawns, with the perfectly proportioned reflecting pool glinting in the distance.

Café de Paris

A Parisian-style patisserie, featuring sinful pastries, crepes, coffees and dessert delights- all whipped up by a resident pastry chef- forms the centerpiece of restaurant row, after all, everyone works up a sweet tooth sooner or later. Dress code: No Dress Code. Reservation: Not Required.

Courtyard Bistro

If you would prefer a light snack, if you have missed lunch, the Courtyard Bistro is open from 12 Noon - 5:00 pm serving juicy hamburgers, hot dogs, fruits, French fries, sandwiches, salads, etc. Dress code: No Dress Code. Reservation: Not Required.

Drunken Duck

Cross the Atlantic the instant you enter this authentic English pub, complete with carved walls, rich wooden benches, genuine cricket paraphernalia and a clubby billiards room. Sample some of the best pub grub this side of London as you drink in the warm, hearty ambience of this British enclave. Dress code: Resort Casual. Reservation: Not Required.

Eleanor's

Savor splendidly spiced Caribbean cuisine under a festive v-shaped ceiling festooned with dancing, banana-frond paddle fans, all looking out over a sea shimmering beneath the silvery glow of a starlit sky. Dress code: Resort Evening Attire. Reservation: Required.

Kimonos

Thrill to a dazzling display of virtuoso knife-work and the constant flow of laughter, as your talented chef flips a still-sizzling shrimp onto your plate. Enjoy freshly prepared sushi along with exciting teppanyaki favourites, all within the soothing, Zen-like confines of this handsome, Asian-inspired space set amidst luscious leaves of towering bamboo. Dress code: Resort Evening Attire. Reservation: Required.

Mario's

Scenes of Italy adorn one side of this majestic restaurant, where you can satiate your hunger for breakfast, lunch and dinner beneath a towering v-shaped glass roof that allows streaming light to pass through its unfurled brown and tan draperies, illuminating a spectacular room ringed with two walls of dark-wood French doors. Dress code: Resort Casual. Reservation: Not Required.

O.K Corral

Munch on tex-mex dishes in this octagonal, open-air eatery perched two stories above the beach offering amazing vistas of the shimmering, teal sea spread out before you. Dress code: Resort Evening Attire. Reservation: Required.

Soy Sushi Bar

Located next to Kimono's serving Sushi specialities from 6:00 - 9:30pm. Dress code: Resort Evening Attire. Reservation: Not Required.

Weddings & Honeymoons

Weddings & Honeymoons at Sandals Antigua

As a leader in Caribbean weddings, Kenwood Travel in collabration with Sandals want to make your wedding day as unique by creating a totally personalised love celebration designed by you. Sandals now offers the option to fully customise your Antigua wedding, including the complimentary Beautiful Beginnings wedding theme, which can be customised with add-ons and colour palette options to make your wedding truly unique to your taste. From floral arrangements for every shade imaginable, to fancifully - designed table and ceremony décor, to make your special day perfect. Sandals hotel’s Wedding Planners along with Kenwood Weddings specialists will be available to help you design your perfect wedding.

For more information regarding getting married at the Sandals Antigua Resort & Spa, please enquire on 020 7749 7291.

Free Wedding Package

From the bouquet and centre piece to the cake and reception table, every exquisite element has been taken care of to make your wedding day as easy as it is elegant. Since we know how special this time is, we will ensure a memorable experience by providing a robust menu of complimentary inclusions for every wedding.

Inclusions for your Wedding on offer are

  • Free weddings and vow renewal
  • Wedding concierge & wedding planner
  • Wedding event manager with a dedicated resort wedding event team
  • Preparation of marriage documents
  • Choice of wedding location in resort
  • White Chiavari chairs with white seat cushion
  • Musical choice accompaniment (Pre-recorded)
  • 1 hour wedding cocktail reception with sparkling wine and hors d’oeuvres for bride, groom & all guests
  • Bride & groom signature cocktail
  • Complimentary 5x7 wedding photograph
  • Honeymoon dinner for bride and groom at a resort specialty restaurant with a complimentary bottle of sparkling wine
  • Mimosa breakfast-in-bed on a morning of your choice
  • 15% discount on 1 Red Lane Spa Service each for the bride and the groom*
  • Luxury wedding garment bag

All wedding bookings of 7 nights or longer in any room category will receive the Premium Perks:

  • Up to $500 towards license and administrative fees
  • $500 credit towards room category upgrade
  • $200 towards select Epix Photo Packages
  • $200 towards select Epix Video Packages or Anniversary Stay Credit booked at Loyalty & Travel
  • $100 Credit towards one of the following: Scuba certification course or SNUBA Adventure, reserved beach or pool cabana or candlelight dinner

*Premium Perks are not applicable to ReTie the Knot or included with the free Wedding packages.