Antigua’s Most Romantic Escape

ALL-INCLUSIVE, EXCLUSIVELY-ADULTS (18+)

Treat yourself to an authentic Caribbean getaway at the Adults-Only Galley Bay Resort & Spa in Antigua. Set between one of the best beaches on the island and acres of lush tropical gardens, this All-Inclusive boutique resort delights guests with a refined, yet unpretentious atmosphere. Ideal for couples and newlyweds seeking a romantic getaway, both adventure and tranquility are on the menu at this award-winning tropical paradise.

Galley Bay Resort & Spa has perfected the Art of Amazing — where beauty, beach, and a sultry blue Caribbean Sea align with your most fantastic imaginings.

All-Inclusive

WHAT’S INCLUDED?

At Galley Bay Resort & Spa in Antigua, we specialize in the art of creating an amazing experience for every guest. As an All-Inclusive resort, we pride ourselves on putting the “All” in All-Inclusive, ensuring that every guest enjoys a collection of complimentary amenities throughout their stay, from tropical cocktails upon arrival to personalized service that allows you to stow away your wallet. Whether you choose to do it all or nothing at all, the unrivaled Caribbean All-Inclusive experience covers dining, drinks, cocktails, activities, experiences, evening entertainment, and more. The resort’s genuinely attentive staff is dedicated to indulging you from the moment you arrive, making Galley Bay Resort & Spa the epitome of one of Antigua’s best and most romantic All-Inclusive beach resorts.

DINING

Daily Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snacks & Afternoon Tea

Galley Bay Resort & Spa’s beachfront restaurants, set in awe-inspiring open-air surroundings with captivating Caribbean Sea vistas, offer an ideal blend of elegance and unspoiled island charm, showcasing the finest in Caribbean and international cuisine; your All-Inclusive package ensures a culinary delight with breakfast, lunch, dinner, afternoon tea, and snacks, complemented by unlimited alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, all savored at picturesque venues such as The Seagrape Restaurant, The Gauguin Restaurant, The Barefoot Grill, and the Coffee Shop.

*With respect to restaurants, days and hours of operation are subject to seasonal changes.

WATER SPORTS

Sail, Kayak, Snorkel & More

Immerse yourself in the essence of Antigua by embracing the azure waters and cultivating your love for water sports adventures on the expansive white sand beach, where your choices abound; included in your stay, sail the Galley Bay shores on a personal Hobie Cat catamaran or explore the coastline up close with stand-up paddleboarding, while the tranquility of sea kayaking or the vibrant underwater world of snorkeling awaits, all complemented by inclusive watersports instruction; and for pool enthusiasts, Galley Bay captivates with a centerpiece free-form swimming pool featuring a cascading waterfall, providing an idyllic space to float away cares or relax on a comfy chaise lounge.

FITNESS & WELLNESS

Fitness Center & Yoga

Galley Bay Resort & Spa offers a state-of-the-art Fitness Center, equipped with weight training machines, cardio equipment, and free-weights, allowing guests to effortlessly uphold their fitness regimen; enhance well-being with yoga in the beach pavilion, explore the surroundings on complimentary bicycles, or embrace nature during a scenic walk around the bird sanctuary lagoon, ensuring diverse options to cater to every fitness goal.

BARS & LOUNGES

Unlimited Drinks & Bar Service

There’s nothing quite like sipping on a sumptuous drink in paradise. Galley Bay Resort & Spa, Antigua offers several beautiful locales serving cocktails, beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages, and each restaurant also includes full bar service for your enjoyment; all of which can be enjoyed at a variety of locations throughout the resort including: The Tee Pee Bar, The Gauguin Bar, The Lounge Bar, & Rum Shack.

ENTERTAINMENT

Nightly Live Music, Activities & Events

Included in your stay at Galley Bay Resort & Spa, Antigua, guests can delight in tropical island-inspired live music, festive activities, and special events. Immerse yourself in the rhythms of local music, join a lively cocktail party, savor a Caribbean barbecue, and experience the charm of a beach movie night—all designed to enhance your holiday experience.

ACCOMMODATIONS

Including All Taxes, Tips & Service Charges.

Located on 56 private acres, your stay at Galley Bay Resort & Spa, Antigua includes your choice of beautifully appointed accommodations from one of four categories including: Premium Beachfront Suites, Gauguin Suites, Superior Deluxe Beachfront Rooms and Deluxe Beachfront Rooms. And what’s even more enchanting is that the majority of the resort’s rooms have direct beach access, and all feature private, spacious balconies or large patios. The unique design and furnishings provide a chic, airy and tropical ambiance, with all the modern amenities you would anticipate, plus many other additional features such as your beach towels, plush robes, snorkeling equipment, daily maid service, porter service and concierge. This is all included in the All-Inclusive rate along with gratuities, taxes and service fees. Relax, unwind and enjoy—it’s all covered.

ON-RESORT TRANSPORTATION

Guest Shuttles

Galley Bay Resort & Spa offers complimentary intermittent golf cart shuttle service throughout the property, to help guests easily move about the beautifully landscaped grounds.

LAND SPORTS & ACTIVITIES

Tennis, Croquet, Volleyball & More.

Galley Bay Resort & Spa presents an extensive range of activities, inviting guests to either embrace an action-packed agenda, featuring tennis, volleyball, croquet, and complimentary fitness classes like Caribbean dancing and beach yoga, or opt for a laid-back experience, relishing the island breeze while engaging in leisurely pursuits such as table tennis or billiards at the Games Pavilion, lagoon fishing, tropical bird watching, bicycle borrowing, on-property vegetable and herb garden tours, cooking demos, and hikes to Fort Barrington—all complimentary for our guests.

FREE WIFI

In All Rooms

Galley Bay Resort & Spa, Antigua includes free Wi-Fi in all rooms and throughout many of the public areas, allowing guests to remain connected throughout their stay, listen to the perfect vacation playlist, and post pictures of their incredible experiences for friends and loved ones back home to envy. This is now included in the nightly $24.00 Resort Fee per accommodation.

CONCIERGE

Guest Services & Assistance

Many guests of Galley Bay Resort & Spa return year after year to enjoy this fabulous resort and secluded beachfront location. The warm, attentive service provided by an expert staff always provides a genuine “welcome back” to your Caribbean home away from home. We know your holidays are precious, and we work hard to provide you with the romantic serenity you deserve. The resort has a dedicated Guest Services team who can provide concierge services 24 hours a day.

* With respect to activities, days and hours of operations are subject to seasonal changes.

FOR A LITTLE EXTRA…

All of the above activities and amenities are included in your stay. For those seeking a little extra, you can also enjoy spa treatments, shopping, diving & more!

Off-Shore Water Adventures: Catamaran Trips and Sunset Champagne Sails, Deep Sea Fishing, Eco Tours & More!

Tours & Excursions: Sign up for some amazing excursions at the Tour Desk and explore popular Antigua attractions. Galley Bay’s Tour Desk staff can assist with arranging the island’s best off-site tours and excursions such as zip lining, jeep safaris, city trips and historical sightseeing tours.

Indulge Spa: The Indulge Spa offers an array of blissful indulgences. It is a peaceful and picturesque sanctuary set in the heart of the tranquil gardens on the edge of the lagoon. Here, guests can experience carefully selected natural elements that have been blended into a bespoke program of signature treatments. The highlight of the spa are the two open-air “treehouse” treatment pods, which are located among the tropical foliage and have lovely views of the lagoon.

Airport Transfers: Guests looking for assistance with airport transfer services to and from Galley Bay Resort & Spa, Antigua will find that taxis are readily available outside of the terminal. Fares are pre-set by the island’s Taxi Authority and are based on the number of passengers. Should you wish to arrange for a private transfer option, please give the resort a call and we would be happy to put you in touch with a reputable local transportation company.

Ismay’s Restaurant: International gourmet dining option surrounded by tropical gardens along the resort’s white-sand beach. Named after a popular 50-year resort team member, Ismay’s incorporates fresh, local ingredients into its menu and is headed by the award-winning Chef. The dining surcharge for Ismay’s is US$50 plus local taxes per guest, per visit.

Shopping: Guests at Galley Bay Resort & Spa can enjoy shopping in the well-stocked Gift Shop for that perfect holiday souvenir, logo items and sundry conveniences. Don’t forget to visit the on-site Diamonds International® boutique for fine jewelry and sparkling favorites. Those looking to explore a little more can take a short taxi ride to St. John’s city center to discover its popular markets and shopping district.

Luxury Redefined

Accommodations

Galley Bay Resort & Spa has a total of 98 spacious beautifully appointed accommodations with our rooms and suites offering outstanding direct beachfront access or lagoon views.

ROOM CATEGORIES

Superior Deluxe Beachfront

These fabulous rooms are just a step away from the beach and feature a contemporary design with light wood and stone accents. These rooms have ocean facing king-size beds, and bathrooms with a walk-in shower. Sliding glass doors open on to a private patio with chaise lounges that provide direct beach access. These rooms also have a private outside shower.

465 sq. ft.

Maximum Occupancy 2 Guests

  • King Bed
  • Free WiFi
  • HD Smart TV
  • AC / Climate Control
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Bathroom with Walk-In Shower
  • Private Balcony/Patio
  • Beach Towels
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobes
  • Mini-Refrigerator
  • Coffee Machine
  • In-Room Safe
  • Outdoor Rinse Shower
  • In-Room Safe
  • Living Room Area

Deluxe Beachfront Rooms

340 sq. ft.

Maximum Occupancy 2 Guests

With panoramic views these rooms are all located on the upper level and feature a contemporary design with light wood and stone accents. These rooms have ocean facing king-size beds, walk-in closets, and spacious bathrooms with a walk-in shower. Sliding glass doors open on to private balconies with chaise lounges to take in the glorious ocean views.

  • King Bed
  • HD Smart TV
  • AC / Climate Control
  • Ceiling fan
  • Bathroom with Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Sitting Area
  • Free WiFi
  • Private Patio
  • Bathrobes
  • Mini-Refrigerator
  • Coffee Machine
  • In-Room Safe
  • Walk-In Closet
  • Outdoor Rinse Showers
  • Beach Towels
SUITE CATEGORIES

Premium Beachfront Suites

Premium Beachfront Suites

These beautiful suites offer guests the option to be either on the beach level with direct access to the beach, or the upper level with 30 ft. vaulted ceilings and a private balcony with glorious ocean views. These rooms have light chic interiors with king-size beds, sunken living rooms complete with wet bars. The generous sized bathrooms feature large bathtubs plus his-and-her shower and basins.

570 sq. ft.

Maximum Occupancy 3 Guests

  • King Bed
  • HD Smart TV
  • AC / Climate Control
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Bathroom with His/Her Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobes
  • Private Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Mini-Refrigerator
  • Coffee Machine
  • In-Room Safe
  • Outdoor Rinse Showers
  • Living Room Area
  • Free WiFi
  • Bathtub

Gauguin Suites

These secluded cottages are perfect for those wanting privacy. Ideally suited for couples and newlyweds, these well-appointed rooms are set in the grounds lush tropical gardens and boast their own plunge pools with views of the lagoon on their doorstep.

450 sq. ft.

Maximum Occupancy 2 Guests

  • King Bed
  • HD Smart TV
  • AC / Climate Control
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Bathroom with Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Beach Towels
  • Living Room Area
  • Wet Bar
  • Bathrobes
  • Mini-Refrigerator
  • Coffee Machine
  • In-Room Safe
  • Private Plunge Pool
  • Outdoor Rinse Showers
  • Free WiFi
  • Private Spacious Patio
Gauguin Suites

An Experience to Savor

Restaurants & bars

A delectable farm-to-table culinary experience is artfully crafted under the resort’s Executive Chef. Three open-air restaurants feature Caribbean and Continental specialties, while classic hamburgers can be savored at the Barefoot Grill. Each restaurant offers an array of exquisite dishes infused with the Chef’s originality and expertise, all waiting to delight your palate.

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  • RESTAURANTS
  • GRILLS
  • BARS & LOUNGES
  • COFFEE SHOP
Sea Grape Restaurant
Sea Grape Restaurant & Bar
Gauguin Restaurant
Gauguin Restaurant & Bar

Barefoot Grill
Barefoot Grill
Ismay's Restaurant
Ismay’s Restaurant & Bar

Upcycle Cafe
Tee Pee Bar
bars & Lounges

Romantic Gazebo Dining

DINING BY DESIGN

With captivating views over the Caribbean turquoise sea and your toes in the sand create a delightful, romantic private dinner for two on a stargazing night you will always remember. Guests will be able to create their own menu alongside the head chef, for an additional charge. (Reservations are arranged with Guest Services)

Sea Grape Restaurant

SEA GRAPE RESTAURANT & BAR

With it’s elegant but relaxed beachside setting, our Sea Grape Restaurant is an enchanting place for lunch or dinner. Enjoy a salad of home-grown leaves from our garden here, or a delicious pan-seared fillet of grouper with a refreshing sea breeze in the background. Our friendly and attentive staff will ensure you are well looked after. Here too you can have fun at our weekly Caribbean barbecue with sumptuous food to the accompaniment of live steel drum music.

DRESS CODE

The resort’s dining venues have an Elegant Casual dress code. During the daytime, footwear and covered up dry bathing suits are required in all dining rooms. In the evening, after 6:30 p.m. the resort takes it a step above with men required to wear collared shirts with slacks (or smart tailored shorts in the summer months) and dress shoes – no shorts, T-shirts, or sandals. Women are required to wear skirts, dresses or trousers with a nice top and dress shoes or sandals. Cut-off shorts, ripped jeans, flip-flops, T-shirts, and tank tops are not permitted in the evening for either men or women.

HOURS

Breakfast: 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Lunch: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Dinner: 6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Days and hours are subject to change.

(Menus are subject to change)

GAUGUIN RESTAURANT & BAR

With a nod to the famous artist, our Gauguin Restaurant reflects island life and is the perfect dining option for romantic moments. Here you can enjoy a relaxed, candlelight dinner in your own private cabana right next to the ocean. Our menu also reflects the artists’ love of vibrant color with brightly colored vegetables and salads, delicious curries and traditional local cuisine. 

DRESS CODE

The resort’s dining venues have an Elegant Casual dress code. During the daytime, footwear and covered up dry bathing suits are required in all dining rooms. In the evening, after 6:30 p.m. the resort takes it a step above with men required to wear collared shirts with slacks (or smart tailored shorts in the summer months) and dress shoes – no shorts, T-shirts, or sandals. Women are required to wear skirts, dresses or trousers with a nice top and dress shoes or sandals. Cut-off shorts, ripped jeans, flip-flops, T-shirts, and tank tops are not permitted in the evening for either men or women.

HOURS

Lunch: 6:45 p.m. or 8:30 p.m.
Dinner: 6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Days and hours are subject to change.

(Menus are subject to change)

Gauguin Restaurant

ISMAY’S RESTAURANT & BAR

Ismay’s offers discreetly elegant beachfront dining. A perfectly romantic spot with candlelight and crisp white table liners, making it ideal for any celebration or special treat during your vacation. Sip a pre-dinner cocktail and watch the sunset before your dinner arrives in style. Reservations are required and there is a US $50 surcharge plus taxes. 

DRESS CODE

The resort’s dining venues have an Elegant Casual dress code. During the daytime, footwear and covered up dry bathing suits are required in all dining rooms. In the evening, after 6:30 p.m. the resort takes it a step above with men required to wear collared shirts with slacks (or smart tailored shorts in the summer months) and dress shoes – no shorts, T-shirts, or sandals. Women are required to wear skirts, dresses or trousers with a nice top and dress shoes or sandals. Cut-off shorts, ripped jeans, flip-flops, T-shirts, and tank tops are not permitted in the evening for either men or women.

HOURS

Dinner: Dinner 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Days and hours are subject to change.

(Menus are subject to change)

Barefoot Grill

BAREFOOT GRILL

The Barefoot Grill is perfect for a long lazy lunch or to light to snack on, and close to your sun loungers on the beach. Relaxed and informal but with a multitude of flavorsome choices, the Grill has been designed to complement its surroundings.

Hours: Lunch 12:00 noon to 4:30 p.m.
Days and hours are subject to change.

Dress code: Casual

(Menus are subject to change)

RUM SHACK

The Rum Shack, our latest addition, epitomizes the authentic laid-back charm of the Caribbean and is the ideal place to savour one of the many rum punches on offer.

Hours: Daily 6:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Hours are subject to change

Rum Shack
Tee Pee Bar

TEE PEE BAR

At the conical-roofed Tee Pee Bar, chill out with the bar specialty, a frozen blend of rum, grenadine, coconut cream and bananas.

Hours: Daily 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Hours are subject to change.

GAUGUIN BAR

Appreciate the rustic charm of the Gauguin Bar.

Hours: Daily 12:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.
Hours are subject to change.

SEA GRAPE LOUNGE

Savor afternoon tea or an evening cocktail with live entertainment at the Sea Grape Lounge.

Hours: Daily 10:00 a.m. 11:00 p.m.
Hours are subject to change

ISMAY’S BAR

Enjoy the picturesque garden backdrop at Ismay’s Bar.

Hours: Daily 10:00 a.m. 11:00 p.m.
Hours are subject to change

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Tanqueray
Sapphire
Beefeater
Cavalier
Gordons

VODKA

Ketel
Absolut
Smirnoff
Barton
Glenns
Tito-S
Stolichnaya
Grey Goose
Belvedere

BRANDY

Courvosier
Courvosier Vsop
St. Remy
Remy Martin Vsop
Hennessy
Hennessy Vsop
Calvados
Armagnac


RUM

Pyrat
Zacapa
Pussers
Old Oak
10 Cane
Coconut
Rum Dog
Myers
Malibu
Bacardi Light
Cavalier Dark
Cavalier Light
Cavalier, 151 Dark
Mount Gay

Mount Gay Xo
Mount Gay Premium
Pussers 109
Kraken Spice
Calypso Gold
Coconut Dark
Barton Dark
Barton Light
Appleton Estate
Angostura 5yrs
Angustura 7yrs
Angustura 1781
Angustura 1824
Agostura 1919

Skullduggery
English Harbour 5yrs
English Harbour 10yrs
English Harbour Light
English Harbour Dark
English Harbour Sherry
English Harbour Maderia Cask
Havana Club White
Havana Club Dark
Ron Barcelo Anejo
Ron Barcelo Imperial
Ron Barcelo Platinum

Single Barre
Trois Riviers
Barcelo Dorado
Ron Zacapa
Captain Morgan
Bacardi Dark
El Dorado 12yrs
El Dorado 15yrs
Gosling Black
Cock & Spur 5 Star
Chair Man Reserve, Light
Caribbean Club Limbo Drummer


WHISKEY

Dewars
Jameson
Jim Beam
Teachers
Canadian Club
Chivas Regal

Glenfiddich
Glenlivet
Jack Daniels
Red Label
Black Label

Vo Sea Grams
Cutty Shark
Makers Mark Glenmorangie
Southern Comfort
Crown Royal


LIQUEURS

B&B
Cellini
Baileys
Pimms
Port
Tequila
Sambuca
Tuaca
Compari
Kahlua
Pernod
Drambuie
Galliano
Benedictine
Cointreau

Cocoa Dark
Cocoa Light
Coffee Liquor
Crème De Cassis
Curacao Blue
Curacao Orange
Amaretto Liquor
Banana Liquor
Frangelico
Sempe Fire
Tia Maria
Triple Sec
Fernet Branca
Grand Marnier
Melon Liquor

Menthe, White
Menthe, Green
Peach Schnapps
Vintage Port
Peppermint Schnapps
Mollys Irish Cream
Grappa, Cinnamon
Grappa, Black Currant
Grappa, Lemon
Grappa, Coconut
Harvey Bristol Cream
Sherry Dry Sack
Raspberry Liquor
Brandy, Apricot
Amaretto, Disaronno

DRESS CODE

The resort’s dining venues have an Elegant Casual dress code. During the daytime, footwear and covered up dry bathing suits are required in all dining rooms. In the evening, after 6:30 p.m. the resort takes it a step above with men required to wear collared shirts with slacks (or smart tailored shorts in the summer months) and dress shoes – no shorts, T-shirts, or sandals. Women are required to wear skirts, dresses or trousers with a nice top and dress shoes or sandals. Cut-off shorts, ripped jeans, flip-flops, T-shirts, and tank tops are not permitted in the evening for either men or women.

UPCYCLE CAFE

With comfortable wicker club chairs, and an eclectic selection of books at hand, you can dive into a good read or plan your day while savoring a selection of refreshments at the Coffee Shop. The distinctive, white-washed walls, light-wood flooring and light-colored furnishings create a calm, welcoming sanctuary.

Whether you’re relaxing or chatting with friends, enjoy an array of delectable pastries, such as buttery croissants, blueberry muffins and cinnamon rolls, the perfect complement to your fresh-brewed coffee, juice, or tea.

Hours: Daily 7:00 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Hours are subject to change.

Dress code: Casual

Let the Fun Begin

ACTIVITIES

With three-quarter mile white-sand beach and sparkling seascapes, Galley Bay Resort & Spa is the picture-perfect setting where you can unwind and escape from the world… or seek fun and adventure. Soak up the sun in your poolside chaise lounge. Explore the resort by bike. Perfect your game on the tennis court. Go snorkeling, kayaking, hobie cats or stand-up paddle boarding in the sapphire blue waters of the Caribbean. The day is yours to design.

WATER ACTIVITIES

Surrounded by breathtaking coastlines and stunning crystal-clear waters, take your passion for water adventures to a new level. With the wind at your back, try your hand at Hobie Cat sailing or stand-up paddle boarding. Submerge into the underwater world with a snorkel to discover amazing tropical fish and colorful coral reef. Or navigate the waters in a sea kayak to the rocky reaches of our beautiful cove. The options are many. The choice is yours.

Kayaking

Go on a sea kayaking adventure to witness myriad natural treasures as you glide along pristine waters at your own speed. Experience incredible sea vistas as tropical scents and ocean breezes infuse the air around you.

SAILING

By Hobie Cat catamaran or Sunfish sailboat, the remarkable natural beauty of Galley Bay is yours to discover. Unhindered by crowds, sail the gorgeous shoreline at your leisure, and collect memories to last a lifetime.

Snorkeling

Put on a mask and fins and plunge underwater to discover an amazing world of brightly colored fish, coral reefs teeming with marine life, and countless other treasures of the Caribbean Sea. Your snorkel safari awaits.

PADDLE BOARDING

Try your hand at one of the world’s fastest growing water sports. Stand-up paddle boarding lets you explore our magnificent shoreline from a unique perspective. Savor the scenery as you keep fit gliding across the bay.

White-Sand Beach

Step out onto the white sands of our spectacular beach and enjoy the turquoise waters of the warm Caribbean Sea. Relax on your sun lounger, stroll along the water’s edge, enjoy a wide array of water sports, or simply take in our beautiful sunsets. With nearly three quarters of a mile of secluded waterfront, Galley Bay Resort & Spa boasts one of the Caribbean’s best and most romantic beaches. Comfy, oversized beach towels are supplied to each guest room as part of your perfect All-Inclusive holiday in Antigua.

Swimming Pool

Enjoy a refreshing swim in our lagoon-style freshwater swimming pool, complete with waterfall and lush tropical surroundings. A drink service and individual call button is provided poolside to keep things cool. Stylish, cushioned sun loungers and island-style thatched umbrellas provide a luxurious setting, all designed with your comfort and enjoyment in mind.

LAND ACTIVITIES

Whether it’s perfecting your tennis backhand, brushing up on croquet or releasing tension with yoga, Galley Bay Resort & Spa offers a diversity of land sports, so you never run out of opportunities for fun and fitness. Challenge fellow guests to a friendly game of beach volleyball. Test your skills at the billiard table. Swim laps in the waterfall-adorned, free-form pool. Here you are free to follow your sporting instincts with passion.

BEACH Volleyball

Bask in the sun on the pristine sands of Galley Bay Resort’s vibrant beach volleyball court. Gather your friends for a thrilling match and create unforgettable memories in paradise.

YOGA PAVILION

Enjoy a tranquil and mind-soothing yoga class with a professionally trained instructor. The resort offer’s several different classes in the beachfront yoga pavilion. Be sure to check the activities schedule upon arrival for class details.

Tennis

Our synthetic-grass tennis court is the perfect place to enjoy a daytime game, set or match. For those interested in developing their tennis skills, private lessons are available during the day for an additional fee.

CROQUET

This rather relaxed, mallet-and-ball diversion is a great way to mix and mingle with other guests.

GAME PAVLION

Set amid lush greenery, the eco-friendly, thatched-roof Game Pavilion is a refreshing open-air setting where you can pick up a paddle and try your hand at ping-pong or enjoy a friendly game of pool with friends.

Fitness Center

Enhance your well-being in Galley Bay Resort’s contemporary fitness center. Equipped with modern amenities in a picturesque locale, maintain your fitness routine during your stay. Open 6am – 7pm Daily

Bicycle & Jogging Trail

Discover the beauty of our cycling and jogging trail that winds around the lagoon. Hop on one of our complimentary resort bikes or take a leisurely jog, and keep an eye out for the diverse birdlife in our sanctuary.

Find your Island Groove

THINGS TO DO

Embrace the tropical vibe of the Caribbean with island-inspired live music, enriching activities and events. Evenings at Galley Bay Resort & Spa are infused with an enchanting mix of steel-drum rhythms, reggae beats, and popular tunes performed by talented local musicians. When not swaying to the music, you might mingle at a cocktail party, please your palate at a special barbecue, join a cooking demonstration, tour the resort’s gardens or catch a movie under the stars.

COCKTAIL PARTY

Meet the resort’s general manager and get to know the staff at the weekly Manager’s Cocktail Party. Sip a refreshing cocktail and sample delicious hors d’oeuvres amid tropical sea breezes as you mingle with fellow guests.

MOVIE NIGHT

On Movie Night, pick your spot on the beautiful beach, sit back, relax and watch a great film under twinkling stars, as the surf rolls in. Personal headsets ensure this silent movie experience does not disturb others.

COOKING DEMO

Join a cooking demonstration and take home the tastes of the Caribbean. Galley Bay Resort’s chefs share some of their favorite recipes and cooking techniques, and let you sample the delicious dish you learn to make.

BEHIND THE SEEDS TOUR

Tuesday morning’s garden tour spotlights Galley Bay’s many flowers, plants and wildlife. This fun learning experience includes a look at the source of the resort’s farm to table cuisine, the on-site vegetable and herb garden.

CARIBBEAN BARBECUE

Our weekly Caribbean barbecue lets you indulge in an array of island flavors as you savor salads, fresh vegetables and such barbecue favorites as spare ribs, steak, local kingfish and chicken.

SHOPPING

Known for its sun-kissed beaches, Antigua is also home to great shopping options. You can satisfy your need for some retail therapy right here at Galley Bay’s own duty-free Gift Shop. Visit the well-stocked boutique to find the perfect vacation memento or peruse fine jewelry on-site Diamonds International® store.

Rum Tasting

The evening begins with a walk-through of the extensive selection of local and international rums. Guided by our rum-ologist, our guests will learn about the rare blends and vintage rums from the region whilst seeing, smelling, and tasting the aromas that come out of the glass. The Rum Shack design pays homage to the local culture and uses reclaimed wood, and galvanized roof materials.

Resort Philosophy

INDULGE SPA

Relax your body. Rejuvenate your mind. Refresh your soul.

Welcome to Indulge Spa, where a pristine world of blissful indulgences awaits. This is your sanctuary, set in the heart of the tranquil gardens on the edge of the lagoon. Here you can relax and unwind as the carefully selected natural elements of your spa experience create a sense of balance and well-being. Let the fresh air, gentle breezes, and sounds of nature revitalize your spirit as you indulge in a bespoke program of signature treatments and holistic rituals designed just for you. Indulge Spa, a tropical retreat set amid peaceful lagoon waters and a bird sanctuary, beckons with pampering rituals to relax, rejuvenate, and refresh both body and soul. Deluxe treatments include therapeutic massage treatments, body wraps, facials, and beauty essentials, all tailored to transport you to a realm of tranquility and self-discovery. Allow the restorative benefits of Indulge to infuse you with a lifelong appreciation of the need to take time for yourself and nurture your inner self.

FACIAL THERAPIES

Women and men of every age and skin type can benefit from soothing, hydrating and anti-aging facial therapies.

BODY TREATMENTS

From aromatherapy cocoons to after-sun soothing wraps, experience inspired treatments designed to rejuvenate the body.

MASSAGE RITUALS

Customized massage techniques blend with aromatherapy and reflexology to relieve stress and promote your well-being.

Menus are subject to change.

Turquoise Waters, White Sand Beach

BEACHES & POOLS

White Sand Beach

Step out onto the white sands of the spectacular beach and enjoy the turquoise waters of the warm Caribbean Sea. Relax on your sun lounger, stroll along the water’s edge, enjoy a wide array of water sports, or simply take in beautiful sunsets. With nearly three quarters of a mile of secluded waterfront, Galley Bay Resort & Spa boasts one of the Caribbean’s best and most romantic beaches. Comfy, oversized beach towels are supplied to each guest room as part of your perfect All-Inclusive holiday in Antigua.

Waterfall Swimming Pool

Enjoy a refreshing swim in the lagoon-style freshwater swimming pool, complete with waterfall and lush tropical surroundings. A drink service and individual call button is provided poolside to keep things cool. Stylish, cushioned sun loungers and island-style thatched umbrellas provide a luxurious setting, all designed with your comfort and enjoyment in mind. Whether you are relaxing on the famous Caribbean beach or by the romantic pool, Galley Bay Resort & Spa is simply one of the Caribbean’s very best adults only All-Inclusive experiences.

Magical Moments

CELEBRATIONS

When love is in the air, it only gets better in the tropical breezes at Galley Bay Beach Resort & Spa, offering an enchanting beachfront setting for your proposal, wedding, honeymoon, renewal of vows, anniversary or other romantic celebration.

VOW RENEWALS/WEDDINGS

VOW RENEWALS/WEDDINGS

Shimmering turquoise seascapes and lush gardens are the picture-perfect backdrop for the Caribbean wedding of your dreams. The resort’s wedding coordinator help you plan your perfect day and make it as intimate, unique or luxurious as you wish. Say “I do” in an idyllic setting, and plan to take home a lifetime of precious memories.

ANNIVERSARIES

ANNIVERSARY

A three-quarter mile white sand beach. Lovely tropical gardens. Mesmerizing sunsets. This is paradise, here you’ll find the perfect elements to celebrate your anniversary from romantic strolls on the beach and cozy candlelit dinners to a special ceremony to renew your vows. Come rekindle your love amid absolute beauty and tranquility.

HONEYMOONS

HONEYMOONS

The wedding might be over, but the magic can linger amid the luxury of the romantic beaches, private plunge pools and romantic indulgences. Galley Bay Beach Resort & Spa is the perfect adults-only, all-inclusive getaway for newlyweds. Share exciting activities together, or just relax. Here, you’re free to design the honeymoon of your dreams.


All-Inclusive, All the time.

DO IT ALL, OR NOTHING AT ALL…

Antigua Travel FAQ’s

Frequently Asked Questions

Resort General

What time is check-in/out?

12:00 noon is check-out time and 3:00 p.m. is check-in time.

How far is it to the nearest shopping area?

The capital city of St. John’s is only a 10-minute taxi ride away.

In the event of a hurricane, what happens to my reservation?

Click here for Elite Island Resorts hurricane policy.

How can I book airport transfers?

Speak to one of our Travel Experts for full transfer details pertaining to your specific resort. Most resorts are about 30 minutes away from the airport at an approximate cost of $30 each way for 1-4 persons.

Are children allowed at Galley Bay Resort & Spa?

To maintain our adults-only atmosphere, children under the age of 16 are not permitted at Galley Bay Resort & Spa.

What type of deposit is required?

Deposits vary depending on the company you used to make your reservation.

Is internet access available?

Yes, this is included in your guestroom and most public areas with the $24.00 nightly Resort Fee.

Is tipping allow at the Resort?

Yes, you can reward the outstanding service of our staff by using the tipping box located at the Reception area.

Does the hotel charge a Resort Fee?

Yes, a Resort Fee of US$24 per room, per night applies to all bookings. The resort fee is payable locally at the resort and includes wi-fi.

Resort Amenities

Can I rent a car in Antigua?

Yes, car rental is available at the rental desk located at the resort. The daily cost is approximately $50, and you will need to purchase a temporary visitor’s license for a nominal $20 fee regardless of the country you come from.

Is there a casino at the resort?

No, but the closest one is only 10 minutes away.

Is there an ATM at the resort?

No, but there is one in town, 10 minutes away.

Is there a gift shop at the resort?

Yes, there is.


Rooms

Can my room be upgraded?

Yes, upon availability and with an extra charge payable at the resort.

What type of beds are in the rooms?

There are King beds in all room categories.

Does the resort provide a laundry service for guests?

Yes, laundry bags are provided in all guest rooms, this service is at an additional charge.

Does my room have a fridge?

Yes, all rooms have mini-fridges.

What is the voltage at the resort?

The voltage is 110V.

Are there alarm/clock radios in the rooms?

Yes, in all rooms.

Are the rooms air-conditioned and do they have ceiling fans?

Yes, the rooms are air-conditioned and also have ceiling fans.

Can I have room service?

Room service is not available.

Location

Where is Galley Bay Resort & Spa located?

Galley Bay Resort & Spa is located on the sunset side of Antigua, cradled by a 3/4-mile white sand beach and a fascinating saltwater bird sanctuary lagoon.

Do I need a passport to travel to Antigua?

We strongly recommend that all members of your party travel with a passport with a validity date of at least six months past the date of your departure ‘from’ the island. As of December 31, 2005, a passport will be required for all US and Canadian citizens to travel to the Caribbean. For information on obtaining or renewing a passport please go to: //travel.state.gov/passport/index.html. In our current times, passports are the most expeditious and reliable form of identification when traveling domestically or internationally.

How far away ‘from’ the airport is the resort?

We are approximately 20 minutes from the airport.

Do you arrange transportation to local churches on Sundays?

Yes, this can be arranged for an additional taxi fee.

Is the US dollar accepted through the island?

The US dollars is accepted. The exchange rate varies between $2.60 – $2.70 to the EC dollar. We also exchange US, Pounds, Euros and CAD for a maximum of $100 per day.


Activities

Are there any day trips?

In addition to the complimentary activities that are a part of Galley Bay Resort & Spa all-inclusive package, there are a variety of optional excursions that may be arranged through guest services. Take a trip to Nelson’s Dockyard or Shirley Heights. There is a fee for these, and other optional excursions.

Is there a tennis pro at the resort? How much are lessons?

Yes, there is a tennis pro. Lessons are available for an additional cost.

How many golf courses are on the island and how far away are they?

There are two golf courses on the island – they are both 30-45 minutes away and a taxi will cost in excess of $20.

How many tennis courts does the resort have and what kind of surface are they?

Galley Bay Resort & Spa has one tennis court with artificial turf.

Are motorized water sports available?

Motorized water sports are not available at Galley Bay Resort & Spa, but we offer non-motorized water sports including paddle boarding, sailing, kayaking and snorkeling for your enjoyment.

Are bicycles available?

Bicycles are complimentary during your stay for property use only and you can pick them up next to the Guest Service area.

Can I snorkel right off the beach at the resort?

Yes, and snorkeling trips are also available at the Tour Desk.

Dining & Entertainment

Do you provide snacks between meals?

The Barefoot Grill opens daily from 12:00 noon – 4:30 p.m. and serves delicious snacks from homemade burgers to kebabs. Our Coffee Shop opens daily from 7:00 a.m. – 10:30 p.m. and offers an array of delectable pastries, the perfect complement to your fresh-brewed coffee, juice, or tea. Afternoon tea is served daily between 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the Sea Grape Restaurant. Please note that hours are subject to change.

Is there night-time entertainment at the Resort?

Live bands play nightly.

Are dinner reservations required?

Reservations are only required at two of our restaurants. Gauguin Restaurant and Ismay’s Restaurant. Please note that there is surcharge of $45 plus taxes at Ismay’s Restaurant.

When is the Manager’s Cocktail party?

Wednesday nights at 6:30pm.

What is the dress code policy for the restaurants?

The resort’s dining venues have an Elegant Casual dress code. During the daytime, footwear and covered up dry bathing suits are required in all dining rooms. In the evening, after 6:30 p.m. the resort takes it a step above with men required to wear collared shirts with slacks (or smart tailored shorts in the summer months) and dress shoes – no shorts, T-shirts, or sandals. Women are required to wear skirts, dresses or trousers with a nice top and dress shoes or sandals. Cut-off shorts, ripped jeans, flip-flops, T-shirts, and tank tops are not permitted in the evening for either men and women.

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