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Enjoy an Exotic Hotel Getaway at Carlisle Bay in Antigua

Sand just outside your beachfront room at Carlisle Bay resort, it sounds so exotic, people even sing about the island. Antigua, the other half of the country that’s known as Antigua and Barbuda, is one of the most famous islands in the Caribbean. It is quite popular among yachting aficionados, too.

Carlisle Bay Beach Resort, Antigua. Aerial view.
Of course, the entire island setting is an attraction in itself. If you want to lounge on some of the best beaches in the world, simply enjoy nature, or escape the drudgery of city living, a trip to Antigua definitely fits the bill.  Carlisle Bay Website

To ensure that your great escape turns out to be a truly amazing experience, you have to make the best arrangements for your trip. The Carlisle Bay Hotel is the most famous resort in Antigua and perhaps, in the entire Caribbean area, and deservedly so. Not only does it have a great location that makes the most out of the beautiful beaches and the rainforest, it was also developed to offer maximum convenience and comfort with a great contemporary style.

Guest room at Carlise Bay resort.
Just because you want to get closer to nature does not mean that you wish to rough it up. In fact, your escape to paradise should provide you with the perfect balance between the great outdoors and modern convenience. Each of the 82 suites in Carlisle Bay meets this requirement. All suites are spacious, well-appointed and stylishly furnished, and offer the best in luxury and comfort.

Carlisle Bay balcony room.
Not only are you assured of a comfortable stay, you are also kept as connected as you wish to be with a complete entertainment system as well as Internet access. Refreshments are always available in the minibar, and you can always enjoy a cup of espresso in your room. Should you need something else, you can always count on room service which is available 24 hours a day.

Bar / Dinning
Exploring the island and going out for a swim can leave you famished. You need not look far to satisfy your cravings, though. Indigo on the Beach, one of the two restaurants of Carlisle Bay, makes the most of the setting by offering a great selection of seafood and barbecue dishes. If you want to have a drink before dinner or anytime during the day, you just have to take two steps to Indigo on the Beach Bar. Fresh fruit juices, cocktails, and other refreshments are served here. What could be better than fresh fruit shake as you lounge on the beach?

Coconut Grove beach front restaurant right at the sand.
If you are craving for more complex and exotic dishes, you will enjoy dining at East. As the name suggests, this restaurant features cuisines from the Eastern part of the globe, such as Japan, Vietnam, Thailand, and even India. Get ready for a fascinating gastronomic feast while on Antigua!

Spa at Carlise Bay, Antigua

Of course, a trip to paradise can only be made more heavenly if you are completely pampered. The Blue Spa at Carlisle Bay offers just that. You can choose from a wide range of spa or salon services and enjoy access to the sauna rooms and plunge pools. For a more holistic approach to feeling good, you can also make use of the gym, take yoga or Pilates classes, and meditate amidst the lush greenery.

Carlisle Bay only makes your experience better by coming up with packages and promos to suit a variety of preferences and needs. For instance, if you are coming to the resort to celebrate, then you can avail of special celebration packages for either four or seven nights.

Sports enthusiasts can also avail of special rates on tennis packages. Be sure to check for special offers that may be available during your planned stay, and make the most out of your vacation!

Bride looks out over water and beach.
If you have been dreaming of a romantic beach wedding, then Carlisle Bay is the perfect location for you. With the spectacular white sand beach and the rainforest in the background, your wedding is sure to be magical. The hotel has its own wedding coordinator who will attend to the arrangements. About 90 guests can be accommodated, ensuring that you have an intimate and memorable wedding.

Chairs for relaxing at Carlise Bay beach resort.

Whether or not you get married on the island, it is still a dreamy location for a honeymoon. You can avail of the Celebration Packages and bask in both love and luxury. This is certainly a great way to start your life with someone!

The Carlisle Bay Hotel is one of the places where you can really feel like you’re “getting away from it all.” If a vacation is much-needed and long-overdue, then this is exactly what you need!  Photos provided by property.

A balcony bed overlooks the water, great place for a nap.