Things to See and Do While Staying at Galley Bay

It can be difficult to decide which of Antigua's many activities are right for you. Fortunately, the Galley Bay will help you take advantage of the nearby coastal region. This property boasts a wide range of recreational possibilities, which means you will have lots of exciting activities to enjoy throughout your trip.

There is one pool at Galley Bay. Visiting the property's pool may not be one of your priorities, but it still offers an easy enough way to relax and re-energize before sunset. You'll also find this property is proudly located on the coast, so you'll find multiple ways to enjoy the sunlight during your stay.

For those who don't like breaking from their fitness routines, this property makes it easy to stay on track; there is an exercise facility on-site.


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Tennis players will especially enjoy booking this property, because the on-site tennis facilites make for a pleasant afternoon activity, or sweat-breaking challenge. There is just one tennis court available, and you will have to use it during the day, since it is not lit.

Where else can you stay and play on-site tennis? You can take a look at nearby hotels with this activity, including Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort and Jolly Beach Resort & Spa.


Though Galley Bay does not have a golf course, the on-site staff may be able to assist you in scheduling a tee time nearby. There are a couple of golf courses within five miles of Galley Bay. Their names are Cedar Valley Golf Club and Jolly Harbour Golf Course. The closest of your choices is Jolly Harbour Golf Course, since it is easily found by taxi cab, you could hail one and head over for a few rounds of golfing. You'll find a total of 18 holes at this course. The course is a par 71, with a total length of 5237 yards. For golfers who want to learn more, you can call the course at (268) 462-7771 ext. 608.


A vacation to Antigua can be a good time to try out a new recreational sport. There are a number of different options available on the property, so you can be sure to find a watersport that you can enjoy, regardless of your style. Check out the following list, which indicates which watersports are available at Galley Bay:

  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Unfortunately for families traveling with kids, Galley Bay is an adults-only property. But then again, for couples in need of an undisturbed atmosphere, this accommodation may be an ideal place to spend time in Antigua. Before you book, know that this property does not accept bookings for families with kids under the age of 16.

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.

Entertainment and Nightlife

This property offers a schedule of live performances, so even when visitors stay "in" for the night the excitement can come to them. Entertainment is typically hosted 7 days per week. Of course, the frequency may vary seasonally. If you'd like to find out more about the entertainment schedule, check with the front desk at (268) 462-0302.

Plus, there are many bars, which provide the perfect excuse to explore all areas of the property.

If you want to try your hand at some games of chance, visit the nearest casino, King's Casino. You can find King's Casino in a distance comfortably reached by cab from Galley Bay.


Vacationers will really love relaxing here, since this destination features a soothing spa.

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.


The beauty salon makes it easy to prepare for a dressy night out.

Besides the recreational activities available on-site, vacationers visiting Antigua can always find some good opportunities for exploration in the area. Regardless of whether you are looking to relax at the beach or enjoy a round of golf, you can encounter lots of other recreational opportunities in the immediate surroundings. Check out these links to read more about sightseeing, scuba diving, riding a bike or scooter, shopping, fishing, snorkeling, and other activities.


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