South Point is a design hotel set in the heart of Antigua's English Harbour yachting community, just minutes away from the historic Nelson's Dockyard. With its clean lines, minimalist decor, and high quality Italian furnishings, South Point offers a modern take on the classic Caribbean boutique hotel, providing a striking contrast and welcome sight for those seeking contemporary style in the Caribbean.
Each of the 23 air-conditioned suites opens onto a private patio or balcony, affording stunning views of the surrounding hillsides and marina. Equally impressive panoramas of the harbour, pool, and beach may be enjoyed from the hotel's waterfront restaurant and upstairs, open-air lounge.
All suites feature a fully equipped kitchen and indoor/outdoor dining facilities. Additional amenities include a flat-screen television with cable channels, complimentary wireless Internet access, iPod dock, and a safe, as well as luxury bath amenities, bathrobes and slippers, and a tea/coffee maker. Interconnecting rooms and a 2-bedroom, 2-bath Penthouse Suite are available for groups or families.
Concierge services including grocery delivery, private chef, and laundry and pressing services may be booked for an additional fee.
South Point is 2 km from historic Nelson's Dockyard and just over 4 km from Shirley Heights. VC Bird International Airport (ANU) is 20 km away.
Admiral's Inn and Gunpowder Suites puts you within a 10-minute drive of Nelson's Dockyard and offers an airport pick-up service (available on request) for USD 32 per vehicle. You can indulge in massages, facials, or mani/pedis, and PILLARS, one of 2 restaurants, serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. There are 2 bars/lounges and an outdoor pool, and rooms offer bathrobes and free WiFi.
Copper and Lumber Store Hotel puts you within a 10-minute drive of Nelson's Dockyard. Guests looking for a bite to eat can check out The Main Brace Pub, which serves international cuisine. Rooms at this historic hotel feature conveniences like kitchenettes, along with room service and free WiFi.
Pros: Beautiful and relaxing resort and amazing calm beach
Staff is excellent
Cons: Food is OK but less impressive than the level of service of the rest of resort.
St. James's Club Antigua All Inclusive sits on a private 100-acre estate overlooking Mamora Bay in St. John's, Antigua. English Harbor, Nelson's Dockyard and Shirley Heights are within 5 kilometers of the resort. The Jolly Harbour Golf Club and the Cedar Valley Golf Club are approximately a 35-minute drive away.
The resort offers 2 white-sand beaches and 6 outdoor pools, including a designated family pool and an adults-only tranquility pool. Snorkeling, scuba diving, windsurfing, and kayaking with instruction are provided at the resort. Deep-sea fishing expeditions are available on the 'Susie Q.' On-site amenities include 4 tennis courts, professional tennis pro instruction, the Body Shop gym, the full-service Spa Tranquility, grocery store, concierge services, and daily activities programs. Free supervised children's activities are available as well as free babysitting and childcare.
The club's Rainbow Garden restaurant is set amidst the resort's tropical gardens, with a dining room opening out onto a terrace overlooking the pool. This restaurant offers service from buffets featuring fresh seafood to a la carte menus with prime steak. The Docksider's outdoor setting is on the edge of the Mamora Bay, traditionally open evenings. The Piccolo Mondo is the resort's fine dining restaurant, located in the sequestered hills of The Village. Informal dining is available at Coco's restaurant overlooking the shore, and coffee and tea are served on the Garden Patio. Refreshments are served during the day at 3 beachside and 2 poolside bars. Live entertainment at the resort ranges from calypso singers to reggae music.
All accommodations feature a furnished balcony or patio with ocean or garden views. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses and premium bedding. Rooms have air conditioning, ceiling fans, desks, 32-inch high-definition TVs with cable channels, direct-dial phones, safes, clock radios, coffee/tea makers, and irons/ironing boards. WiFi access (surcharge) is available in select rooms throughout the resort. Bathrooms have shower/tub combinations, makeup/shaving mirrors, hair dryers, bathrobes, and complimentary toiletries. Daily housekeeping and turndown service are available. The property also provides a meeting room.
Location. Situated on the beach, this St. John's property is close to Galleon Beach, University of Health Sciences Antigua, and Nelson's Dockyard. Regional attractions include Dickenson Bay Beach and Devil's Bridge.
Hotel Features. Inn At English Harbour has tennis courts, an outdoor pool, beach loungers, and a fitness facility. Beauty services include body wraps, manicures and pedicures. Business amenities include wireless Internet access, a meeting room for small groups, and business services. Inn At English Harbour has a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Room service is available during limited hours. Guest parking is complimentary.
Guestrooms. Amenities featured in guestrooms include air conditioning, coffee/tea makers, and minibars. Business-friendly amenities include voice mail. Bathrooms feature hair dryers, showers only, and complimentary toiletries. Connecting rooms and rollaway/extra beds are also available.
The Ocean Inn offers a great location, putting you within a 15-minute walk of Nelson's Dockyard. You can visit the fitness center for a workout or unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge. An outdoor pool and a terrace are other highlights, and rooms offer balconies and free WiFi.