Set in a secluded bay on the south coast of Antigua, Carlisle Bay is an island getaway offering luxury service and an array of things to do. Whether you are planning a Caribbean honeymoon, or simply looking for a place to relax, the ambiance at the hotel, combined with soothing treatments at the spa, will let you rejuvenate on your island vacation.
The Blue Spa is a 17,000-square foot facility in a unique rainforest setting. There are six treatment rooms, a wet treatment room, couple's treatment room, sauna, plunge pools and a juice bar.
Things to Do
Carlisle Bay has a large swimming pool, nine tennis courts, a yoga pavilion, a gymnasium and an extensive library with wireless internet access. The private 45-seat screening room shows movies every evening.
Complimentary island activities include sailing, kayaking, snorkeling and windsurfing in the Caribbean Sea.. The beach is very calm - there are no motorized water sports in the bay.
The family-friendly resort offers complimentary activities for children ages three to 11, such as face painting, jewelery making, beach olympics, puppet making and treasure hunts. A children's movie is shown each day in the screening room. Babysitting is available 24 hours a day.
The Suites at Carlisle Bay
Carlisle Bay Antigua has 80 contemporary luxury suites with calm interiors, luxurious silks, Frette bed linen and individually controlled air conditioning. There is a day bed on the balcony where you can take in scenic ocean views.
Fresh fruit is delivered daily and the bathroom is stocked with natural bath products.
Where to Eat
Dine at Indigo on the Beach which serves healthy grills, barbeques, seafood and salads, or at East restaurant which offers Asian food in a contemporary setting. Guests also receive 24 hour room service if the kids get hungry in the middle of the night.
Afternoon tea is served daily in your suite, on the beach or in the Pavilion, depending you your preferences.
VacationIdea.com Vacation Tip
Remember to book your spa treatments before you go, especially in high season. The direct number for the spa is +1 268 484 0025.
Summer and fall rates from $695 per night for a suite; winter and spring rates from $990. Prices include accommodation, full breakfast and afternoon tea. Carlisle Bay is closed from mid-September to mid-October.