The Copper & Lumber Store Hotel

Built in 1789 and renovated in 2003, it has both charm and legacy, and a marvelous opportunity to see some of the most famous and luxurious yachts in the world out your hotel room window. The area around the hotel is rich in history as well, and there are lots of hiking trails around to help you explore the area.

The Copper and Lumber Hotel offers free wireless internet service in all the rooms. Although telephone and fax lines are both available at the hotel, most of the local communication is done via VHF radio, which you are free to use at the hotel.

Even though the incidence of crime on Antigua is very low, the hotel maintains a formidable security presence none the less. The hotel is surround by a 250 year old 12 foot high wall, and guards patrol the perimeter and monitor the front gate around the clock to ensure your safety.

Vacationers hoping for some enjoyable dining experiences will be especially pleased with the location of Copper & Lumber Store. You'll find a broad selection of styles here, and travelers with a taste for International or British cuisine should not leave disappointed.

Located in the heart of English Harbour, The Copper & Lumber Store Hotel is a great choice for visitors who want to stay in this section of Antigua.


The suites and studios of The Copper & Lumber Store Hotel are elegantly furnished with authentic antiques and period pieces which perfectly enhance the weathered brickwork, hand-hewn beams and mellow brass. Old sailing prints, steamer trunks, ceiling fans, faux gas lamps, and four-poster canopy beds exuding the gracious elegance of 18th century England.

Copper & Lumber Store has just 14 units, so it's no mystery that we classify it as a moderately small property. Hence, it is appealing to visitors who enjoy a less commercialized setting. In terms of overall merit, we have awarded this hotel a rating of 4 stars.

Activities and Amenities

Located a couple of minutes from the Copper and Lumber Hotel is Akparo Spa, in the Officers Quarter. The reception staff at the front desk will provide you with more details and pricing when you arrive.

With 24 hours' notice, babysitting service can be arranged through the front reception desk at the Copper and Lumber Hotel. There is a small hourly fee for the service. Click here to read more.

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There are two restaurants located on the Copper and Lumber Hotel property. They have a variety of cuisine with a Caribbean flair that is a favorite among the yacht crews. If you want to dine away from the hotel, there are a number of great eateries in the area that offer food of every type and style. Visitors and guests to the area are sure to find a delightful dinner regardless of their choice.

In addition to on-location dining options, vacationers hoping to find more culinary diversity may also want to consider some of the other local mealtime selections. Those staying at The Copper & Lumber Store Hotel will discover a small handful of restaurants in the vicinity. It can be helpful to decide which nearby choices your family will enjoy, though Copper & Lumber Store provides on-site dining, including Mainbrace Pub. Click here for a more detailed discussion about food in this area.


Guests will find plenty of attractions located within a short distance of Copper & Lumber Store. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Monk's Hill Park and Nelson's Ruins West. If you hope to do a lot of relaxing, like many travelers who visit this area, your vacation just wouldn't be the same without plenty of time at the beach. You'll find Galleon Beach to be one of the closest beaches to the hotel.

One closeby area of interest from the hotel is English Harbour. If you want to find even more attractions and fun, take a day trip to a noteable nearby town to check out just what else Antigua has to offer.

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Contact Info

Location: English Harbour, Antigua

Phone: (268) 460-1058



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