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Chichester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 June 2013

Stayed at Sandals in Antigua from May 10th for 11 nights and overall enjoyed an excellent holiday. Accommodation - Stayed in a Garden of Eden Premium room (one of the cheaper rooms available) in the Caribbean Grove part of the resort. The rooms are single storey and surrounded by beautiful tropical gardens and flowers. This part of the resort appeals...

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UK
Reviewed 5 June 2013

When we booked this we were a little concerned the hotel complex would be too busy for us; how wrong were we. We stayed in the "old" part of the complex towards the back of the grounds and found it very quiet and relaxing even though the hotel was fully booked. The entertainment was very much an "opt in" which...

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Hopewell Junction
Reviewed 5 June 2013

My husband and I just got back from Sandals. We went there from May 30-June 3rd to celebrate our 5 year wedding anniversary. This was our 1st all-inclusive vacation and we enjoyed ourselves. Our room was in the Mediterranean building and it was spacious, clean and seemed pretty new. We had a short walk to the beach which was fine...

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lake view
Reviewed 4 June 2013

We had an amazing time and really enjoyed our stay. The only negative I found was that if you had a honeymoon registry and you got excursions as gifts. We got a sunset cruise that was only available one day while we were there. The tour lady, Ester, wrote the wrong date down and we ended up missing our cruise....

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Portsmouth RI
Reviewed 2 June 2013

We stayed at this resort from May 13-18th it's the 3rd Sandals/beaches we have stayed at. 1st what we liked: The room, we were upgraded to a really nice concierge room in the Paton building, it was centrally located & steps from the 2nd largest (less busy) pool. The grounds, were amazing by far the best of the 3 resorts...

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10Thank Kim B
Kutztown, Pennsylvania, USA
Reviewed 31 May 2013

Airport to Resort Transfer Everything went quickly and smoothly. It’s about a 15-20 minute drive from the airport to the resort. The resort is right off the road, no need to drive a half mile or mile off the beaten path to get to the resort as you do on some Caribbean Islands. Room My wife and I booked the...

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3Thank Ryan H
Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa, responded to this review

We're happy to read that your stay, overall, was very enjoyable. We always strive to offer amazing vacation experiences and anything less than perfect calls for improvement on our part. It seems we did not meet your expectations in a few areas of our service. We want to ensure that our future guests do not share the same experience. Therefore,...

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 May 2013

My husband and I stayed at this reort for a week in May. Overall we had a very relaxing break and the resort is certainly somewhere we would come back to and recommend to friends. We ate in all restaurants and e food was on the whole very good. The staff are on the whole a credit to the resort....

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Chesapeake, Virginia
Reviewed 30 May 2013

My wife and I just returned from Sandals Grande Antigua for our yearly mommy/daddy vacation and had an awesome time. The resort is really beautiful, maybe some of the best landscaping I've seen at any place I've stayed. From the moment we arrived at the resort our vacation began, no carrying bags or waiting at the concierge to check-in, just...

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4Thank KrisDani
Mount Laurel, New Jersey
Reviewed 30 May 2013

Hayley Whorrall at Beach Bum Vacations booked our wonderful honeymoon at Sandals Grande Antigua, and we had a spectacular time. We stayed at the resort the second week of April, 2013. This was our very first stay at any of the Sandals’ resorts. Sandals Grande Antigua resort really caters to honeymooners, making you feel very special, especially with the complimentary...

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

Thank you for your great review of Sandals Grande Antigua. We're so happy to read that you had such an amazing honeymoon with us. We always strive to go above and beyond to please our guests and I'm glad we were able to meet that goal during your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back for an even better...

CT
Reviewed 29 May 2013

My husband and I honeymooned at the resort in July of 2012. We stayed for one week and had a spectacular time. The resort really caters to honeymooners, making you feel very special, especially with the complimentary breakfast in bed service. The rooms are great, clean, roomy, no mildew smell, and full bar/fridge...daily!! The nightly entertainment provided by the resort...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
About the property
  • 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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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • 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 

Additional Information about Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa

Address: Dickenson Bay, St. John's, Antigua
Region: Caribbean > Antigua and Barbuda > Antigua > Saint John Parish > St. John's
Price Range: $640 - $1,544 (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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“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
“Go high in Mediterranean Village for the views, Caribbean side if you like a quiet, laid back sort of feel.”
WayneWoo, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Almost all rooms are exceptional. Rooms in the Olerander & Flamboyant buildings are more quite and more central to everything.”
wintertravler, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Caribbean side is much quieter.”
lsiereveld, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
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