Carlisle Bay

 Old Road, Carlisle Bay, Antigua and Barbuda
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About Carlisle Bay

This hotel is located on the magnificent, undeveloped south coast of Antigua. It is set in a sweeping bay on a ravishing beach and is only 10 minutes from the nearest shops and nightspots at Jolly Harbour and 20 minutes' drive from Nelson's Dockyard and English Harbour, with its bars, pubs and restaurants. Further attractions in the nearby area include the Antigua Rain Forest Canopy Tour (15 minutes' drive), Shirley Heights (20 minutes' drive) and it is just 30 minutes by car from the tiny bustling capital of St. Johns. Indian Town National Park is 45 minutes' drive away and it is only 30 minutes by car to the airport. Renovated in 2009, this beach hotel offers a garden and a terrace and comprises a total of 82 spacious suites, all with fresh interiors and ocean views. Facilities on offer to guests at this air-conditioned establishment include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception and check-out service, a hotel safe, a currency exchange facility, a newspaper stand and a hairdressing salon. There is a games room and a children's playground and the younger guests can let off steam at the kids' club. The hotel offers 2 restaurants and 3 bars and business travellers will appreciate the conference facilities and WLAN Internet access. Guests can also take advantage of the room and laundry services and there is parking for those arriving by car. It is also possible to hire bicycles on the premises.

Hotel Facilities

  • Private beach
  • WiFi
  • Pool
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Non smoking rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • Medical service
  • Kids Club
  • Internet access
  • Full-service SPA
  • Fitness facilities
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Disabled friendly rooms (on request)
  • Conference rooms

Room Amenities

  • Free bottled water
  • WiFi
  • Turn down service
  • Toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Satellite TV
  • Safety deposit box
  • Radio
  • Private bathroom
  • Minibar
  • Iron and ironing board (on request)
  • Internet
  • Hair dryer
  • Fridge
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Fan
  • DVD player
  • Disabled-friendly bathroom (on request)
  • Cot (on request)
  • Coffee machine/Kettle
  • Bathrobe
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Air conditioning
  • Adapted for Disabled (on request)

Policy Description

Know Before You Go

  • This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 48 per person (roundtrip)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Recreation Options

A private beach and a health club are featured at the resort. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.


Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. After a day at the private beach, you can enjoy other recreational amenities including a health club and an outdoor pool. Additional amenities at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and gift shops/newsstands.

Business Amenities

Featured amenities include limo/town car service, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and free self parking is available onsite.


With a stay at Carlisle Bay in Carlisle Bay, you'll be near the bay and minutes from Carlisle Beach, and close to Rendezvous Bay Beach. This 5-star resort is within close proximity of Fig Tree Drive and Mount Obama.

Spa Services

Blue Spa has 6 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a sauna. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

Nearby Things to Do

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Carlisle Beach - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Fig Tree Drive - 3.8 km / 2.3 mi
Mount Obama - 6.2 km / 3.8 mi
Turner's Beach - 7.4 km / 4.6 mi
Darkwood Beach - 8.6 km / 5.4 mi
Fryes Beach - 10.2 km / 6.3 mi
Valley Church Beach - 10.2 km / 6.4 mi
Jolly Beach - 12.2 km / 7.6 mi
Falmouth Harbour Marina - 12.3 km / 7.6 mi
Fort George - 12.5 km / 7.7 mi
Springhill Riding Club - 12.7 km / 7.9 mi
Jolly Harbour Golf Club - 12.8 km / 7.9 mi
Doigs Beach - 14.5 km / 9 mi
Rendezvous Bay Beach - 14.5 km / 9 mi
Potworks Dam - 14.6 km / 9.1 mi

The preferred airport for Carlisle Bay is St. John's (ANU-V.C. Bird Intl.) - 23.9 km / 14.9 mi