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Carlisle Bay

St Mary's, Antigua

Prices From £3,249 per person
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Pricing

Stay 7 nights from £3,249 p.p. (Low Season) & from £4,400 p.p. (High Season) in a Garden Suite, including breakfast & transfers.  
Flights available at an additional cost..

Prices are for guidance only. They are subject to availability, change and the current exchange rate. You will be advised of the price of the holiday that you wish to book before your contract is confirmed.
Our Experts view

Endless activities abound here to keep the little ones entertained and if they are happy then so am I.

Claire Bridge

Luxury Holidays At Carlisle Bay

An iconic luxury hotel in Antigua, Carlisle Bay promises spellbinding surroundings, unparalleled service and an understated style that emphasises the island’s natural beauty. Enjoy sweeping ocean views from your suite’s floor-to-ceiling windows, indulge in a treatment at the CARA Organic Beauty Spa, and take to the waves with a range of watersports. Little travellers will love the fun-filled kids’ club, while a diverse choice of dining destinations range from light bites on the beach, to sophisticated Asian cuisine.

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  • Type: Luxury Hotel
  • Summary: Expect contemporary style with a hint of Asia
  • Feature: Exceptional facilities for both couples and families
  • Rooms: 87 suites
  • Location: St Mary's, Antigua
  • Star rating: Member of 'The Leading Hotels of the World'
  • Nearest airport: Antigua VC Bird International Airport
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Location and transfer

Thirty minutes from Antigua VC Bird International Airport and slightly less to St John's by private car transfer. The hotel is approximately thirty minutes away from English Harbour.

Accommodation:expand_more

A haven of design-led tranquillity, Carlisle Bay's cool, calm and contemporary interior contrasts wonderfully with the magnificent beach and lush rainforest surrounding it. Using neutral tones to highlight the beauty of the island, the ocean-facing suites each blend sleek dark woods with pale linens. All guest suites have air-conditioning and boast a mini-bar, espresso machine, safe, hairdryer, flat-screen television, international direct-dial telephone, complimentary wi-fi internet access, bathrobes and slippers, bathroom amenities, a private terrace or balcony and a twice-daily maid service.

Garden Suite:expand_more
  • Size: 770ft²
  • Room View: Tropical gardens with partial sea views
  • Facilities: The Garden Suite offers a spacious, open-plan bedroom and sitting room with a king-size bed. In addition, the accommodation boasts a terrace or balcony with partial sea views. All suites have a mini-bar, television, internet access, safe, hairdryer and coffee-making facilities, plus a twice-daily maid service.
Ocean Suite:expand_more
  • Size: 770ft²
  • Room View: Ocean views
  • Facilities: Ocean Suites each comprise a spacious, split-level, open-plan bedroom and sitting room with a king-size bed and a terrace or balcony with sea views. All guest suites have a mini-bar, television, internet access, a ceiling fan, telephone, safe, hairdryer and coffee-making facilities, plus a twice-daily maid service. Four pairs of Ocean Suites can connect, providing additional accommodation, if required.
Beach Balcony Suite:expand_more
  • Size: 732ft²
  • Room View: Beach views
  • Facilities: Beach Balcony Suites are located on the family-orientated side of the resort. Each features a Master Bedroom with a king-size bed, plus a separate study or second bedroom with twin beds, an en suite bathroom with walk-in shower, along with a furnished terrace. All guest suites have a television, internet access, hairdryer and coffee-making facilities, plus a twice-daily maid service. These suites are perfect for three adults or two adults and two children (from 6 to 12 years old).
Beach Terrace Suite:expand_more
  • Size: 732ft²
  • Room View: Beach views
  • Facilities: Beach Terrace Suites boast the same configuration as the Beach Balcony Suites but are located at ground level. Each features a Master Bedroom with a king-size bed, plus a separate study or second bedroom with twin beds, an en suite bathroom with walk-in shower. All guest suites have a television, internet access, hairdryer and coffee-making facilities, plus a twice-daily maid service. These suites are perfect for up to three adults or two adults and two children (up to the age of 12 years old).
Bay Suite:expand_more
  • Rooms: 6
  • Size: 755ft²
  • Room View: Direct views of the Caribbean Sea
  • Facilities: Nestled in a premium beach location, these splendid new suites are perfect for honeymooners and romantic holidays. Each one is spacious and boasts a fabulous contemporary interior comprising an open-plan bedroom with a king-size bed and sunken lounge, an en suite bathroom with a walk-in shower and a furnished terrace, along with a vodka and rum bar set up and luxury bath products. Additionally, each suite enjoys the benefit of private butler service.
Carlisle Suite A:expand_more
  • Size: 1,760ft²
  • Room View: Caribbean Sea views
  • Facilities: This spacious accommodation includes three bedrooms, a large separate sitting room with a dining area and a kitchenette. The two largest bedrooms offer en suites comprising deep-soaking baths and walk-in showers, while the twin bedroom boasts a shower room. Patio doors from the Master Bedroom and lounge lead to the private furnished terrace or balcony, complete with luxury sun loungers and dining furniture. All guest rooms have a mini-bar, television, internet access, safe, hairdryer and coffee-making facilities, plus a twice-daily maid service.
Carlisle Suite B:expand_more
  • Size: 2,644ft²
  • Room View: Caribbean Sea views
  • Facilities: Offering spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea, Carlisle Suite B includes three en suite bedrooms, a large sitting room and a kitchen, along with an L-shaped private terrace or balcony with day loungers and dining furniture. The two king-size bedrooms boast en suites with deep-soaking baths and walk-in showers, while the smaller twin bedroom has a shower room instead. All suites have a mini-bar, television, internet access, safe, hairdryer and coffee-making facilities, plus a twice-daily maid service.
Dining:expand_more

In addition to the four restaurants at the resort, Carlisle Bay boasts four bars, including the spacious, open-sided Pavilion Bar, the beachside Indigo Bar, Coconut Grove, which is located on the beach and serves complimentary Afternoon Tea, and The Jetty Bar, a foot-in-the-sand bar with a firepit perfect to sit around whilst enjoying cocktails at sunset.

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  • Cuisine: Pan-Asian cuisine
  • Setting: A contemporary setting for dinner in air-conditioned comfort. Open until 10pm, the restaurant welcomes families with children under six years of age until 8pm, by which time younger diners and their parents are requested to have finished their meals.
  • Dress Code: Informal
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Option: Yes
  • Reservation Required: Yes
Indigo on the Beach:expand_more
  • Cuisine: Seafood and grill cuisine
  • Setting: A serene beachside setting overlooking the Caribbean Sea.
  • Dress Code: Informal
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Option: Yes
  • Reservation Required: Yes
Ottimo!:expand_more
  • Cuisine: Italian cuisine
  • Setting: Poolside restaurant open for lunch and dinner. Guests dine alfresco in shaded areas. Freshly made, wood-fired pizzas are a treat here, while the children's menu ensures the venue is a popular place for families to dine.
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • Children's Menu: Yes
  • Vegetarian Option: Yes
  • Reservation Required: Yes
The Jetty Grill:expand_more
  • Cuisine: Grilled meats and fresh seafood
  • Setting: An adults-only casual restaurant located adjacent to the beach and overlooking the resort’s jetty and the Caribbean Sea.
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • Children's Menu: No
  • Vegetarian Option: Yes
  • Reservation Required: Yes
Property Highlights:expand_more
Family

For children aged six months to six years of age, the Cool Kids Club is open seven days a week for morning and afternoon sessions. Supervised by qualified childcare professionals, there is a range of activities on offer, including lizard hunting, treasure hunts and arts and crafts. The club also features its own paddling pool, sandpit and jungle gym, which are complimentary for children over two years of age. For older children aged from seven to twelve years, the Crew Blue programme includes outdoor sports, indoor activities and excursions such as Hobie Cat sailing, mini hikes or swimming with stingrays.


Spa & Wellness

Carlisle Bay is home to the CARA Organic Beauty Spa, a haven of tranquillity that offers a range of indulgent massages, facials and therapies in partnership with ESPA. Continuing your wellness journey, there is also a beauty salon, fitness centre and yoga pavilion surrounded by tropical foliage, in which private or group sessions can be enjoyed.


The Beach

Looking out over white sand, palm trees and turquoise waters, Carlisle Bay is a dream beach destination. You can enjoy an exciting range of watersport activities including kayaking in the mangrove, snorkelling, windsurfing and paddle boarding, plus motorised options such as waterskiing, wakeboarding and tubing in a neighbouring cove to preserve the tranquillity of the peaceful Carlisle Bay. Take a picnic excursion to the likes of Great Bird Island or one of the 365 other beaches to be found in Antigua aboard the hotel's motor yacht.


Scuba Diving

Azure Divers offers scuba diving activities, adventures and courses for guests staying at Carlisle Bay, no matter whether a complete beginner or experienced scuba diver. The PADI professionals will collect you from the hotel and whisk you off by boat to a range of exceptional diving sites along the famous Cades Reef, where a huge variety of marine species await - from bright coloured tropical fish to nurse sharks.


Hotel Experiences

The glamorous private screening room at Carlisle Bay is complete with Italian leather armchairs and a state-of-the art screen with digital surround sound. Bringing a little sprinkle of Hollywood glamour to the sandy shores of Antigua, enjoy nightly screenings of both classics and blockbusters while snacking on popcorn.


 
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