Antigua Accomodation Options

From luxurious to quaint, Antigua has lodgings for all your accommodation needs

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Whether you seek lodgings that provide luxury and are close to exciting nightlife, or you desire smaller, more romantic accommodations, the islands of Antigua and Barbuda have you covered. There are over 100 hotels and dozens of rental villas on the islands, making it easy to fit every traveler's needs.

By following the following link, you will find an alphabetical listing of Antigua's hotels and resorts. From there, you can find out more information about each property by clicking on the name of the hotel. If you are unsure about where you would like to stay, the amenities or services offered by a particular hotel or resort can be a major selling point. For this reason, you can choose to sort hotels grouped by a number of options, including by Star Ratings, by Best Hotels for Dining Options, Best Hotels for Entertainment and Nightlife, Best Hotels for Family Vacations, and more. Each of these sections can assist you in finding the perfect accommodations for your island getaway.


Accommodations Map

Location plays an important role when considering accommodations on the island. If you don't mind crowds, the northwest part of Antigua would be the ideal place to stay. Breath-taking beaches and extravagant hotels and resorts can be found on this part of the island.

St. Johns is the largest city on the island, and business travelers will often choose a hotel in the St. Johns area because it is closest to the country's business sector, and the hotels in the area cater to this type of traveler.

Just north of St. Johns, on the northwest tip of Antigua is Dickenson Bay, where the watersports enthusiasts will find the best lodgings options for them. Many of the hotels in this area are situated right along the shore, and include watersports equipment in their room price.

Vacationers who are interested in history will find many historic sites and landmarks within easy reach when they stay in English Harbour, while Jolly Harbour is a great locale for those who want to be near a good number of restaurants and shopping centers. There are a variety of lodging options in this area, from hotels to villas.

Take caution when you book your stay through an on-line travel service. Often times, in order to get the traveler's attention, hotels will list themselves as being located in a large city, when in fact they are several miles away from said location. Confirm the location of the hotels you are considering by visiting their official web site, or calling the hotel itself.

To learn more about the layout of Antigua and Barbuda, visit our Map of Antigua, which not only provides you with an image of the country, but details about the best regions for various activities, transportation, and more.


Admiral's Inn

Guests will find multiple types of accommodations to select on the island, including tons of hotels and plenty of resorts. Travelers wanting to enjoy an active nightlife scene will encounter precisely that at plenty hotels around Antigua. Click on the link to each accommodation to read more info.

A great vacation destination for on-site recreation is Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort. Guestrooms overlook the beach, are comfortably furnished and decorated in true Caribbean fashion in order to capture the island spirit, and are equipped with numerous amenities to provide an environment of serenity and charm. All rooms feature tiled floors, one king or two double beds, large bathrooms, and marble vanities. If you'd like to call before making reservations, you can do so at (268) 462-3733.

A property on the waterfront you should consider is Carlisle Bay. Carlisle Bay is one of Antigua's most well-known resorts, largely due to it's secluded location, unbeatable scenery and lavish accommodations.Travelers staying at Carlisle Bay will find the entire facility filled with extra-special details and surprises. You'll be able to find them on Old Road.

Those who appreciate convenient on-site dining options might want to think about Blue Waters Hotel. Rooms range from choices of superior hillside rooms, beachfront junior suites, luxury suites with double balconies and more. Guests may opt to stay in a one, two or three bedroom villa that comes with a living room, dining area and fully-equipped kitchen. If you have questions and want to call before you go, you can do so at (268) 462-0290.

Antigua has additional hotels. To read about other the standard hotels available, read this page.

Condos and Villa Complexes

Jolly Harbour Villas

There are non-hotel lodging possibilities on the island, which include a few condominiums and a large variety of villa complexes. Beach-goers will usually have convenient access to the beach, as many villas and other accommodations are right on the water.

Avid tennis players often enjoy booking their stay at Antigua Village Condominium, as they have some good tennis facilities. Each room is decorated in a style unique to the individual owners, and no two rooms are alike. Suites can accommodate up to four adults, and are available with a choice of garden, pool area or beachfront location. Visitors can call them at (268) 462-2930.

A destination on the ocean that you could consider is Tamarind Hills. Units are split between Searays, Stingrays and Barracudas. The Searays are located on the beach on the south of the property and feature three bedrooms, the first two of which are located on the first floor and have their own private bathrooms. The master suite, meanwhile takes up the entire second floor. If you have questions, call them at (268) 736-4028.

Another noteworthy option will be Casa Lidia. The property's 10 bedrooms are split into one, four bedroom villa with a view of the Dockyard, two Mediterranean-style apartments, and four Asian-style cottages. The property was realized from fine materials from around the globe that are at once solid and tropical. If you have questions and want to call before making reservations, do so at (268) 560-2272.

These examples are just a few of the available options. You can go to this extended discussion which is all about these types of accommodations on the island if you want to get additional information.

Individual Villas

Some vacationers favor the luxury offered by one of the many individual rental properties. To learn about more rental properties on Antigua, click here.

All-Inclusive Accommodations

St. James's Club

Some people love the advantages of an all-inclusive package. There are many reasons why these plans are so popular. Among other factors, they make it easy to relax more completely without worrying about unexpected charges on your final bill.

Tennis enthusiasts and their families will enjoy booking their stay at St. James's Club, as they offer some excellent tennis facilities. Stay in unsurpassed luxury on the hotel's property, which is situated on a private 100-acre peninsula on Antigua's southeast coast, with more than enough activities to fill your slow island days. If you'd like to call ahead of time, do so at (268) 460-5000.

A property along the coast with excellent views of the water is Jolly Beach Resort & Spa. The best value on site, the super saver, is meant to facilitate couples on a budget. The upper end of the accommodations list is the Two Bedroom Beachfront Cottage, that includes a refrigerator, telephone, and direct beach access and a veranda. You can call them at (268) 462-3085.

If interested, get more details about all-inclusive properties by clicking here.


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