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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 January 2013

We spent a week at Sandals 9-16/1/13 and had a great time there. With a late arrival (due to plane mechanical fault) and our cases 12 & 24 hours late it could have been a disaster, but thanks to the great staff we were thoroughly spoilt. I honestly do not know how anyone can complain about the staff here; they...

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2013

First visit here after being recommended by friends and websites as ideal for our wedding, unfortunately what we were not told is that they hold corporate events here for their 'partners'. We had 3 whilst we were there, the worst being 180 from Canada on what only can be described as a works jolly!! Drunk and abusive behaviour towards staff,...

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

We're regret to read that we were unable to meet your expectations during your stay. It seems we did not meet our goal of offering amazing experiences for two people in love and for that, please accept our apologies. As you already know, we have contacted you to discuss your experience and see how we can redeem ourselves. We want...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2013

We enjoyed our stay at this resort very much. As usual, I had read the reviews before going and as usual, once there, I am amazed at the expectations of some people, the criticisms of the Caribbean Grove for being shabby really seemed over the top. We stayed in the Caribbean Grove side and it was fine. We did get...

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2Thank Elizabeth T
Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 25 January 2013

I first went to this resort in late 2008. Stayed on the Mediterranean side which was newer with more of a hotel feel. (Stayed on the 4th floor.....great view !) As this was a business group of about a 180 people I attempted to treat me and the wife and I wanted to stay in the Ultra Luxury Villa (bungalow...

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4Thank glenn1965
Broomfield, Colorado
Reviewed 25 January 2013

Definitely felt like we had the full sandals experience. We stayed in a grande luxe walkout beachfront which was great - just a bit of grass and then the beach right out our sliding glass doors. Could hear the waves and birds in the room. There are a couple rooms which would open to the pool instead which might not...

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Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed 25 January 2013

This was our first time to Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa! Paradise!! This was the most relaxing & stress-free vacation we have had in a really long time, thanks to Erin / Beach Bum Vacations. Erin took care of all our arrangements, would not have changed a thing! We stayed in the Mediterranean Village with ocean view room, beautiful...

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4Thank Linda T
Beaumont, Texas
Reviewed 24 January 2013

This was our 9th trip to a Sandals Resort and our first to Antigua. No problems on arrival at airport in Antigua. Quickly went through customs and within 15 minutes of arriving at the Sandals desk we were off to the resort. Upon arrival we were greeted and offered a cold towel but nothing to drink, bit of let down...

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The Woodlands, Texas
Reviewed 24 January 2013

We had a very fun week in Feb 2012 but it could have been better. We were located on the Mediterranean side which was very nice and close to the beach. But it was also close the resort next door that allowed cruise ship passengers come there for a day on the beach. It got a little crowded and noisy...

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Newton MA
Reviewed 24 January 2013

This was our 3rd year in a row to this Sandals resort. We love the all-inclusive and adults only atmosphere.We've also been to ones in Jamaica and St. Lucia.We keep going back because it quickly became our favorite.It is a pleasure to be picked up at the airport for a short drive to the resort, check in, go to the...

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6Thank LeslieGarland
Bordon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 January 2013

We travelled to Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa on the 2nd Jan 2013 what a great way to start the year we thought but seriously had no idea HOW great it would actually be! After a long flight we had booked a private transfer which met us at the sandals stand at the airport. A quick and easy trip...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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 High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
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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 

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: $805 - $1,911 (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 Luxury Hotel in St. John's
#3 Top resorts Hotel in St. John's
#4 Family Hotel in St. John's
#4 On the Beach Hotel in St. John's
#5 Romantic Hotel in St. John's
#5 Business Hotel in St. John's
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“We were in the Mediterranean Club Level Suite 2nd floor. it was perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles Wendy1229, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Caribbean Village offers quiet rooms near the main lobby. The Mediterranean tower seemed more of a big hotel tower kind of feel.”
  • Club level bar (fridge underneath)
  • Caribbean Beach Walkout
 of 5 bubbles JMoffat03, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Recommend the Honeymoon Luxe rooms, preferably ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles chrismM519UJ, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Recently renovated but still older. Try to stay in cottages or new main building”
 of 5 bubbles Ksteff, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“choose at least club room standard.”
 of 5 bubbles Walker587, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
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