Galley Bay

Galley Bay

Enjoy Galley Bay's exotic location, where guest cottages are tucked away into 40 secluded acres of beachfront tropical gardens and travelers are welcomed with traditional Antigen hospitality. Galley Bay provides every necessary convenience to guests with a spark of Caribbean charm for that perfectly secluded island retreat. In 2013, Galley Bay earned the accolade as one of the Top 100 Hotels in the world, ranked on the Expedia Insiders' Select list, plus it was noted as one of the top properties in the Caribbean by Conde Nast Traveler, giving this spot two more reasons to recommend it as your next vacation destination.

This all-inclusive hotel is a terrific choice for vacationers hoping for some after-dinner fun. This oceanfront destination features live entertainment 7 days per week, and there are at least a couple of bars at the hotel to pick from as well. Young guests and those with young ones should remember that the hotel is only open to adults, where guests must be at least 16 years old.

Situated in Five Islands, Galley Bay, an all-inclusive property, offers a warm welcome to vacationers who want to stay in this neighborhood or nearby. If you're wondering, the center of St. John's is to the east.


The suites are spacious and luxurious, while the cottages offer the guests a taste of life as a Tahitian artist, with privacy from civilization and surrounded by the lush tropical paradise that is Galley Bay.

Galley Bay is a somewhat large property with a total of 167 units. An enticing amount of options and an active social scene make this large hotel a hit with those who want access to endless entertainment. This hotel has been awarded a 4 star rating, for a number of reasons, including overall quality, style, and more.

Below, you'll find a listing of this property's in-room amenities.

  • Internet Access Port
  • Room Service
  • Telephone

If you want to make sure your room will have all the necessities, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

Activities and Amenities

Indulge, the resort's on-site spa, features two open-air massage pods over looking the bird sanctuary and lagoon, and a third has accommodations for a his-and-hers massage. The focus at Indulge is on keeping thing natural. That is why they use Prevonia Botanica skin care products.

Guests may also opt to experience their massage in the privacy of their own room.

Each of the three bars at the resort serves a different purpose. TeePee Bar is known for it's house drink, the Galley Bay Special, which is a frozen beverage mixed with Cavalier Light Rum, coconut cream, grenadine, and fresh bananas. Lounge Bar is a very social setting that serves up popular cocktails and hors d'oevres. Finally, the Gauguin Bar is a more intimate locale, allowing guests to have a drink in privacy before and after meals.

Family accommodations can be made to make room for the whole family and inspire time together, while the hotel's game room is usually popular with all members of the family, old or young. Click here for more complete information.

To view general amenities on the property, check out the list below:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Kayaking
  • Wind Surfing
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Fishing
  • Snorkeling

Just in case, don't hesitate to contact the location if you're looking forward to something in particular. To read an in-depth description about the recreation and activities that Galley Bay has to offer, click here.


Of the restaurants at Galley Bay, three center all their focus on regional and local cuisine. Gauguin, Ismay's Retaurant, and Sea Grape are all known for serving delectable dishes that shine with fresh local ingredients in beautiful surroundings, and often live entertainment. Barefoot Grille, the fourth restaurant on property prepare international cuisine made-to-order for lunch, and offer snacks throughout the day.

Besides what is available on-site, travelers hoping to find extra culinary diversity may also be interested in some of the other nearby restaurant selections. Those staying at Galley Bay will find a few solid places to eat in the vicinity. It might save you time to get familiar with the nearby options, despite the fact that Galley Bay offers some on-site dining, including Barefooot Grille. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.

Guest Services

Also included with these accommodations are guest services -- including the ones below -- can help ensure that you stay relaxed during your vacation.

  • Maid Service
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Barber/Beauty Shop

Another plus is this property also has a few business amenities, perfect for people who tend to bring work along when visiting this destination.

  • Conference Facilities


You will find many interesting sites and attractions within a short distance of Galley Bay. Some of the closest attractions include Old Sugar Factory, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour, and Betty's Hope. Because this hotel is located on Landing Bay, it is an attractive setting for guests who just can't get enough sand and surf. You might also like to visit Hawksbill Bay, which is just a few paces from the location.

One of the closest areas of interest to the hotel is St. John's. To experience as much of this region as possible, have a little side trip to a couple nearby towns to check out just what else Antigua has to offer.

To see more about what you'll find near Galley Bay, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Galley Bay Beach Road, Five Islands, Antigua

General: (268) 462-0302



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