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Galley Bay Resort

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We have just returned from 10 days at the Galley Bay and have had a wonderful holiday. The location, beach and grounds are beautiful and really make the Resort in my opinion. The lagoon which separates the hotel from the road adds to the feeling of seclusion. We stayed in an upper floor deluxe beach front room. This was large,...

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Warwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Well we have just returned from 8 lovely days at Galley Bay Obviously all reviews are personal opinions so here goes Location was fantastic, the beach is beautiful yes the waves were quite strong but if you are able bodied careful and picked your time and spot to avoid any rocky areas you could swim without any problems. I swam...

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St. John's, Antigua
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from a week of R & R to get prepared for the Christmas madness! This is the first time we have been to the Caribbean and our agent recommended this resort. We were willing to go anywhere but thought we would give this a try. For the most part, we enjoyed it very much. Just a few things...

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Littleton, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely loved this smaller boutique resort - a true gem! I tend to like smaller resorts and this one was just perfect for my husband and me. I generally wouldn't ever consider going back to the same resort because there are so many places to visit in the world, but I could see myself going back there! We booked through...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I should start by saying that after reading so many stunning reviews here our expectations were probably unrealistically high. Expecting to find something between Fantasy Island and Narnia which of course it could never be. On arrival by private transfer we were the only couple at reception, eventually after a short wait someone came out and we felt like we...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have recently returned from our wedding at Galley Bay Resort & Spa. It was the perfect location for our special day and honeymoon. Special thanks to Rovena & Ernestine the fantastic wedding planners who helped to make our day so special. This really is a five star plus resort amazing food and service, helpful and friendly staff who go...

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Nottingham, Maryland
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't say anything about this place that hasn't been said before. Just look at all the repeat customers and how they love it. We spent an amazing 5 nights here and wish it could have been more. It was truly the most relaxing awesome vacation that I have ever taken. The resort is definitely for those looking for a...

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upwell
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've just returned from a 7 night stay at Galley Bay which was our second visit having been there in 2009. There are a few things that need improving slightly and I will start with breakfast.There is a need for an egg chef and a more expansive buffet which could be situated in a better place as people waiting to...

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Brantford, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is nothing quite like Galley Bay. We keep coming back (16 times). The Staff and Management go out of their way to make sure you are comfortable, happy and if there is anything else they can do for you, please do not hesitate to ask. This resort has become our favourite and we need not go anywhere else as...

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Pymouth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just got back today from a two week stay here with my husband. We had previously stayed at the Rendezvous in St Lucia which was amazing and as this was more expensive we expected this to be the same however the attitude of some members of staff spoiled our holiday. Don't get me wrong, there were some lovely members of...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Galley Bay Resort

Address: Galley Bay Beach Rd, St. John's, Antigua
Region: Caribbean > Antigua and Barbuda > Antigua > Saint John Parish > St. John's
Price Range: RM2,453 - RM4,960 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Galley Bay Hotel St. John`s
Galley Bay Antigua
Galley Bay St Johns
Antigua Galley Bay
Galley Bay Resort Antigua/Saint John Parish
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in St. John's
#2 On the Beach Hotel in St. John's
#3 Romantic Hotel in St. John's
#3 Family Hotel in St. John's
#6 Business Hotel in St. John's
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“Lower level , Premium beachfront suites are very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles c0ach2016, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“As mentioned go for the upgrade room”
 of 5 bubbles peter647, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We liked the cottage because of privacy and nearness of the lagoon to bird watch but the suites were good too, better for ocean view”
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 of 5 bubbles bandja1810, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are all much the same within the grade range.”
 of 5 bubbles JamesR926, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There are two types of rooms. One is ocean front, literally right on the beach. The other is a cabana, not as fancy but lots of privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles landwehr2016, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
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