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Reviewed 21 June 2013

This was my honeymoon vacation and it turned out to be a really great choice! WEATHER -in June-was amazing, only 1 day of rain for about 30mins-1hr then the clouds moved on and it was sunny again (other rain showers came and went but its not bothersome at all.) HUGE - the resort is so big you were able to...

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1Thank Bridget R
Bensalem, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 21 June 2013

This is now one of my favorite Sandals locations!! The resort was beautiful!! The food far past our expectations and was great!!! Our room was one of the nicest we have every stayed in!!! The only complaint I would have is that the beach is public. So there are locals soliciting you as soon as you get near it. Sandals...

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1Thank Betsy B
Reviewed 21 June 2013

I visited here a few days ago, on arrival the entrance doesn't give you the wow factor, but upon entering the grounds it is a massive WOW!! the rooms in mediteranian suites are a little outdated but very nice with four poster beds and jacuzzi baths and separate shower, you also get 5 bottles of spirits on top of your...

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10Thank Chopper2011
Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of Sandals Grande Antigua. We're so thrilled to read that you had such an amazing experience with us. It's great to know that you enjoyed our food, luxurious rooms and the genuine hospitality of our staff. We look forward to welcoming you back for an even better stay in the future. Sincerely, Cassie C.

King's Lynn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 June 2013 via mobile

Had the pleasure of staying at the Sandals Grande Antigua in June 2013 and having stayed at other Sandals in Jamaica, I wasn't disappointed. The overall level of service was great, the rooms were amazing and if you're a 'foody' like me then you're in for a treat here! I stayed in a Venetian Oceanview Suite (VS) which was located...

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Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa, responded to this review

We're so thrilled to read of your awesome experience at Sandals Grande Antigua. We strive to meet our motto: Luxury All-Inclusive Vacations for Two People in Love and I'm happy that we were able to do just that during your stay with us. We can't wait to welcome you back in the near future for another great vacation! Happy Travels!...

Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 20 June 2013

My Husband and I had a great time here for our honeymoon. Definitely a place to go to if youre looking to relax and enjoy your trip and the experience Sandals can offer you. We participated in all of the couples games and daily events. Sandals really went above and beyond to make each day entertaining and special. The first...

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Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa, responded to this review

We're so thrilled to read of your awesome honeymoon at Sandals Grande Antigua. We always strive to offer the best in accommodations, amenities, fine dining and customer service. Thank you for your review. We can't wait to welcome you back for your next two vacation experiences with us. Happy Travels! Cassie C.

Jersey City, New Jersey
Reviewed 19 June 2013

This is our 5th stay at this resort and we like the Sandals experience. Being Sandals Select members we assumed we were getting an upgraded (we prefer the Mediterranean Side) but that was not the case, so we complained and was moved on the second day. Staff: Always do what they can to please you ..just ask. Special thanks to...

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4Thank onlytheislands
Lexington, Kentucky
Reviewed 19 June 2013

Was there June 8th through the 15th. We were met at the entrance at once and offered a cool damp towel and champagne. After a brief overview we were told they were upgrading us to a nicer room, no charge! Are luggage was taken to the room, which was much larger than the one we booked and was just steps...

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5Thank Adventure1957
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 18 June 2013

Great experience, would recommend for couples! Watch out for airport scam. To start the review, I want to get out of the way what was the only complaint we had on the whole trip, and we will also be sharing this directly with the resort – it mostly had nothing to do with Sandals, but there is a connection, so...

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Reviewed 18 June 2013

What a great time! We arrived June 9th 40 minutes early and right there I knew it was going to be an amazing stay. We stayed in the Ultra Luxurious one Bedroom Villa with Private Pool room 906 which was I think is the best spot in the resort. This location was on the Mediterrain side right next to the...

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California
Reviewed 18 June 2013

We stayed on the Caribbean side June 5-9th 2013...IT WAS NOT LONG ENOUGH...the staff was splendid...Onica in Entertainment...Mike in Photos...and karen Bulcha front desk....omg all staff was great but these people made us feel like family....the restaurants were awesome I love Barefoot....the nightly entertainment was a blast...everything was truly "all inclusive" my room was comfortable and had a great island...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
•A European Hotel in the Six-Star, all-suite Mediterranean Village •Exotic Rondoval with private plunge pool and butler service •1,400 square foot Mediterranean villa with private plunge pool and butler service•Houses the East Caribbean's largest pool (1 of 6) •Offers 9 dining options and 8 bars including an English pub •Voted "World's Most Romantic Resort" 14 years in a row ... more   less 

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Address: Dickenson Bay, St. John's, Antigua
Region: Caribbean > Antigua and Barbuda > Antigua > Saint John Parish > St. John's
Price Range: $641 - $1,542 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 373
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Also Known As:
Sandals Grande Antigua Hotel St. John`s
Sandals Grande Antigua Resort And Spa
Sandals Antigua
Hotel Sandals Grande Antigua
Sandals Grand Antigua
Antigua Sandals
Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa Saint John Parish
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in St. John's
#3 On the Beach Hotel in St. John's
#3 Luxury Hotel in St. John's
#3 Family Hotel in St. John's
#4 Romantic Hotel in St. John's
#5 Business Hotel in St. John's
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“Loved our room 610 walk out pool side!”
robinlavin1, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Higher floors have better views. The decks are small unless you are on the 7 floor.”
sandramF1803GZ, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Mediterranean Club Level suite is quieter, and quite spacious”
H4535OGbend, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The club concierge beachfront walkout rooms are more secluded than most of the other rooms.”
539kristinac, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All good. But Atlantic side noisy.”
alanharris5974, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
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