Things to See and Do While Staying at Carlisle Bay

Antigua offers visitors plenty of intriguing outdoor pursuits, particularly if you plan to stay at a beachfront property like this one. Carlisle Bay is an excellent property for visitors who want to stay as active as possible and try their hand at new activities.

Carlisle Bay has one swimming pool on their property, so whether you're with a group that likes to make a splash or just your significant other, it provides a convenient opportunity to relax poolside as you plan the rest of your time in Antigua. This property is also in a breezy location on the coast, so there will be more than one way to refresh and relax while visiting. Follow up your swim with a few minutes in the lodgings's whirlpool, perfect for relieving soreness from a day of exploring.

Some travelers worry about finding a gym that they can use during their stay, but here they have them covered; be sure to ask the staff how to access the workout facility available on-site.


This resort is an excellent choice for tennis buffs, considering vacationers staying here can spend some time on the court without leaving the property. More than likely, guests can claim a court without any trouble, considering that there are 8 tennis courts here. Fortunately, the lighting at their tennis facilities means you can keep your match going past sunset. And don't miss the chance to meet with the on-site tennis pro, who makes these facilities especially esteemed.

Searching for more spots like this one? You can take a look at other popular accommodations that offer this activity, including Curtain Bluff and Jolly Beach Resort & Spa.


Although there isn't a golf course at Carlisle Bay, it's possible that you could make arrangements to play a round or two during your stay. There are a couple of nice courses within nine miles of Carlisle Bay. They are Cedar Valley Golf Club and Jolly Harbour Golf Course. The nearest of your choices is Jolly Harbour Golf Course, because it's conveniently driven to by taxi cab, you could wave one down and get a ride there for an enjoyable day of golfing. The course has 18 holes. It is a par 71, with a total length of 5237 yards. If you'd like to see if it is possible to schedule a tee time, you can call the course at (268) 462-7771 ext. 608.


During a visit to Antigua is the ideal time to enjoy a new recreational experience. Carlisle Bay offers a number of different options, so you are sure to find an aquatic activity you enjoy, even if you've never done it before. Check out the following list, which shows the watersports offered at Carlisle Bay:

  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Families are welcome at Carlisle Bay, though you probably won't be impressed by a wide selection of activities specifically intended for the younger set. If you're looking for a hotel to lodge at with a lot more features that are tailored specifically for children, take a look at these properties recommended for families.

Have fun with the kids in the game room, or take some parent time alone and leave the kids with the on-site babysitter.

There is a game room on-site, an enjoyable diversion for guests of all ages. Most parents know the value of some time spent without kids. At this hotel they allow parents the opportunity to have a date by themselves, since they offer a babysitter.

Entertainment and Nightlife

This resort tends to be calm and quiet when the sun goes down. Accordingly, this property might not be the best choice for guests who want after dark entertainment right where they are staying.

While live entertainment isn't an option, there are more than a couple of bars on the property to keep you busy, so don't feel like you have to retreat to your room at night.


Not every property in Antigua has a spa of their own, but Carlisle Bay is one such tranquil gem that is able to offer its guests a fun (sometimes necessary) way to unwind during their stay. The following list shows some of the available services:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool

The enormous facility is designed to promote the ultimate in relaxation and comfort. Several individual treatment rooms are built to cater to the client, including increasingly popular aromatherapy treatments. A juice bar and a hair salon are all available inside the spa.


The beauty salon on the property makes it easy to get all dolled up for a special occasion, or fun night out.

Beyond the recreation found right on-location, active travelers vacationing in Antigua will always find some nice opportunities for exploration. Regardless of whether you're looking to hang out on a sunny beach or play a couple of rounds on the golf course, you can find plenty of other opportunities for recreation nearby. Click these articles for information concerning riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities.


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