Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa
Dickenson Bay
St. John's, Antigua

Distance from hotel to town, 10 minutes. Distance from hotel to V.C. Bird International Airport (ANU), 15 minutes.  

The sensation of a quaint Caribbean Grove with lush, tropical gardens highlighted by brilliant bougainvillea combined with luxurious suites incorporating Mediterranean inspired elements both nestled against a powdery white- sand beach. Newly designed gardens and landscaping of the Mediterranean Village to the newly refurbished Red Lane Spa add to the feeling of luxury and romance that permeates Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa. There are 373 Rooms and suites in 25 categories. Accommodations range from one story buildings with patios to Honeymoon Garden Rondovals with Private Plunge pool to exotic Mediterranean Honeymoon Penthouse One Bedroom Oceanview Suites and Luxury Ocean Villa One Bedroom Suites with Private Pool.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Aerobics
  • Airport Transportation
  • Aqua Cycles
  • Bar (swim-up)
  • Bars/Lounges ($)
  • Billiards
  • Bocce Ball
  • Boutique ($)
  • Car Rental Desk ($)
  • Catamarans
  • Currency Exchange
  • Darts
  • Dry Cleaning Services ($)
  • Fitness Center
  • Gift Shop ($)
  • Horseshoes
  • Internet Access
  • Kayaks
  • Laundry Services ($)
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Nurse Station
  • Ping Pong
  • Restaurants
  • Sailboats
  • Shop (photo) ($)
  • Shuffleboard
  • Snorkeling
  • Table Tennis
  • Taxi Services ($)
  • Tennis
  • Tour Desk ($)
  • Volleyball
  • Wedding Coordinator ($)
  • Windsurfing

Scuba Diving: ($) Please be advised that guests will be charged additional fees for scuba diving services at all Sandals and Beaches Resorts. Scuba Diving Fees: The following SCUBA dives are at an additional cost Discover Scuba Diving (Resort Course), Night Dives, and PADI Scuba Dive Certification. Please Note:  

• If a guest does both the resort course and the certification, the charges are combined at an additional cost per person.  

• The resort course is valid for one year at any Sandals or Beaches Resort.  

• These fees will be charged at the resort. Additional Information regarding the SCUBA Resort Course:  

• For guests who are not certified or would like to scuba for the first time, Sandals/Beaches offer a resort course (a fee applies to guests who require the SCUBA resort course).  

• To qualify guests must pass a water skill check, meet medical requirements and fill out a liability release.  

• After completing the course, guests will be allowed one tank dive (of approximately 30 feet) per day (subject to availability and weather conditions). Beverage Service (poolside) Beachside and poolside cocktail service is now available at all Sandals Resorts. Spa: ($) Swedish massage Aromatherapy massage Reflexology Hydrotherapy Herbal body wraps Skin treatments Eucalyptus steam bath Wax treatments Hot & Cold plunge pools Red Lane Spa offer classic European Spa services with a distinctive Caribbean flair, using all- natural organic products made from nourishing tropical ingredients. The Tropical Nail Bar offers a shimmering palate of eco-vegan nail lacquers and glistening Shellac nail treatments. Opening Hours: Monday-Saturday: 8:00am to 7:00pm. Sundays & Public Holidays: 8:00am to 6:00pm. Please note Spa treatments are not part of the all-inclusive package however guests may use the Spa facilities and fitness center free of charge. Pools: (6) Six fresh water pools and six whirlpools, including 2 swim up pool bars. The Mediterranean Pool is 15,000 square feet in size. General Amenities:  

• Red Lane Spa: full European spa, which includes, 2 saunas, 2 steam rooms, hot & cold tubs, whirlpool, a fitness center and a beauty salon ($).  

• Shopping: A 3,200 square foot shopping village, which will offer guests a specialty shop, a Sandals gift store, an art gallery, a cigar, rum and spice store, a duty-free jewelry shop and a photo shop.  

• The resort's current 1,425 square foot conference room offers full air conditioning, versatile seating and set up arrangements, complete audio visual packages, coffee breaks, dining options and a dedicated sales staff to assist in group planning needs.  

• The arrival of the new Mediterranean Village will add 9,000 square feet of meeting and banquet space, including a 3,200 square foot meeting room with seating for up to 300, a boardroom a pre-function area and kitchen facilities. ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 3:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• No children permitted, this is an adult only resort. Minimum age to check in is 18 years old.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

• Maximum occupancy 2 adults for all accommodations.  

Garden Of Eden Deluxe, all rooms are located in one-story cottages in the tropical garden of the Caribbean Grove. These are newly refurbished rooms that feature a separate vanity area. All have a patio. Location:  

• One story cottages adjacent to the Oleander and Ixoria block. Accommodations also include refrigerators stocked with juices, sodas and water. View: Gardens  

Honeymoon Garden Of Eden Deluxe, all rooms are located in one-story cottages in the tropical gardens of the Caribbean Village. These are newly refurbished rooms that feature a separate vanity area. Location: One story cottages adjacent to the Oleander & Ixoria block. Accommodations also include r efrigerators stocked with juices, sodas and water. View: Gardens  

Garden Of Eden Premium, These rooms offer a patio, separate vanity areas and are furnished with four poster mahogany king sized beds. These are the closest rooms to the main pool. View of gardens and pool. Location: One story cottages in the Hibiscus block. Accommodations also include refrigerators stocked with juices, sodas and water. Bedding: 1 king bed.  

Honeymoon Garden Of Eden Premium, These rooms are more spacious than the Deluxe rooms and they offer a patio, separate vanity areas and are furnished with four poster mahogany king size beds. These are the closest rooms to main pool in the Caribbean Grove and offer views of the pool & gardens. Located in the one story Hibiscus building. Accommodations also include refrigerators stocked with juices, sodas and water.  

Honeymoon Orchid Grande Luxe Room, room features a four poster king size bed with a separate seating area and access to a balcony overlooking a pool and the garden. Location: 2nd floor Flamboyant and Oleander Blocks. Rooms have a refrigerator stocked with water, juices and soft drinks.  

Honeymoon Orchid Grande Luxe Poolside Walkout Room, Newly refurbished room with a separate sitting area, mahogany furnishings and a four poster king size bed. Room offers a large flat screen television and a patio that opens to a pool. Bathroom features marble wash basins. Location:  

• 1st floor Flamboyant and Oleander Blocks. View: Gardens and pool. Rooms have a refrigerator stocked with water, juices and soft drinks.  

• View: Gardens or Pool.  

Sunset Bluff Honeymoon Luxury Concierge Room, {CA} large room which sits atop a bluff offering panoramic views of Dickenson Bay, resort gardens and main pool. All rooms are furnished with four poster mahogany beds. All rooms offer a balcony. Location: 2nd floor of the Anthurium Block. View: Gardens and pool.  

Honeymoon Luxury Poolside Walkout Concierge Room, {CA} Large room which sits atop Sunset Bluff, offering views of the resort gardens and pool. All rooms are furnished with a four poster mahogany king size bed and a patio which opens up to the pool. Location: 1st floor of the Anthurium Block. View: Gardens or Pool.  

Honeymoon Hibiscus Veranda Suite, {CA} large rooms include bedroom with a four poster mahogany bed and sitting area. All rooms with balcony or patio. Location: 2nd floor of Cottages, Paton, Hibiscus II and Ixoria blocks. Views: Gardens or pool.  

Honeymoon Hibiscus Walkout Veranda Suite, {CA} large rooms featuring a four poster mahogany king size bed and sitting area. All rooms have a patio and guests can walk out to the lush gardens. Location: 1st floor of the Cottages, Paton, Hibiscus II and Ixonia Blocks. View: Gardens or pool.  

Grande Luxe Beachfront Sunset Concierge Room, {CA} Newly refurbished room with pickled and mahogany furnishings and a four poster king size bed with large flat screen television (42 inch). Bathroom features marble vanity, and hand held luxury shower head. Location: 2nd floor of the Frangipani Block. View: ocean, pool and beach.  

Honeymoon Grande Luxe Beachfront Sunset Concierge Room, {CA} Newly refurbished room with elegant pickled and mahogany furnishings and a four poster king size bed with large flat screen television. Bathroom features marble vanity, and hand held luxury shower head. Location: 2nd floor of the Frangipani Block. View: Ocean, pool and beach. View: Beach or Ocean or Pool.  

Grande Luxe Walkout Beachfront Sunset Concierge Room, {CA} Newly refurbished room with elegant pickled and mahogany furnishings and a four poster king size bed with large flat screen television. Bathroom features marble vanity, and hand held luxury shower head. Guests can walkout to the pool and beach. Location: 1st floor of the Frangipani Block. View: Ocean, pool and beach. View: Beach or Ocean or Pool.  

Honeymoon Grande Luxe Walkout Beachfront Sunset Concierge Room, {CA} Newly refurbished room with elegant pickled and mahogany furnishings and a four poster king size bed with large flat screen television. Bathroom features marble vanity, and hand held luxury shower head. Location: 1st floor of the Frangipani Block. View: Ocean, pool and beach. View: Beach or Ocean or Pool.  

Venetian Oceanview Suite, {CA}{WA} This suite is furnished with a sofa, a writing desk and a four- poster, king-sized bed. The bathroom has twin washbasins, a whirlpool tub and separate walk-in over head 'rain' shower. The suite is fitted with a large, flat -screen television and has a balcony or patio. There are two suites in this category fitted for wheelchair access. Location: 1st and 2nd floors of the Almond building and 2nd and 3rd floors of the Cypress Tower. View: Ocean, pools and gardens.  

Portofino Walkout Suite, {CA} This suite is furnished with a sofa, a writing desk and a four-poster, king-sized bed. The bathroom has twin wash basins, a whirlpool tub and a separate walk-in overhead 'rain' shower. The suite is fitted with a large, flat-screen television and has a patio which opens up to the lush gardens. Location: Ground floor of Almond Bldg and 1st floor of Cypress Tower. View: Gardens. View: Gardens.  

Monte Carlo Sunset Honeymoon Oceanview Suite, {CA} This suite is furnished with a sofa, a writing desk and a four- poster king-sized bed. The bathroom has twin washbasins, a whirlpool tub and separate walk-in overhead "rain" shower. The suite is fitted with a large, flat-screen television (42 inch) and has a balcony. Location: 3rd floor Almond Building and 4th to 7th Floors of the Cypress Tower. View:  

• Ocean, pool and gardens.  

Bougainvillea Honeymoon Seaside Butler Suite, {CA}{BS} Expansive rooms with bedroom and living area incorporated in one. All rooms have balcony or patio. Rooms are furnished with mahogany four poster beds. The bathroom has twin marble washbasins, a whirlpool tub and overhead 'rain' shower. The suite is fitted with a large, flat -screen television (42 inch). 24-hour room service. Location: 1st and 2nd Floors Poinsettia block. View:  

• Garden.  

Grande Luxe St. Tropez Sunset Oceanview Suite, {CA} These suites are unusually large with an incorporated sitting area containing a sofa and two armchairs. The suite is furnished with a four-poster, king-sized bed and a writing desk. The bathroom has twin wash basins, a whirlpool tub and a separate walk-in overheard 'rain' shower. The suite is fitted with a large, flat-screen television (42 inch) and has a patio or balcony. Location: 1st to 7th floors of the Cypress Tower. View: Ocean, pool and gardens.  

Honeymoon Seaside Dickenson Bay Oceanview Butler Suite(*), {CA}{BS} Expansive suite with bedroom and living area. All suites have a balcony or a patio. Suite is furnished with mahogany four poster king size bed. Newly refurbished bathroom features two marble wash basins, whirlpool tub and overhead "rain" shower. Suite has a large flat screen plasma television, 24-hour room service and spectacular ocean view. Location:  

• 1st & 2nd Floors Poinsettia block. View: Ocean View: Ocean.  

Luxury Beachfront Sunset Rondoval(*), {CA}{BS} Exotic suites in individual circular buildings with cone -shaped roofs, patios and mahogany beds. 24-hour room service. Also includes: Suite concierge service, 24 hour room service, and butler service. Location:  

• In the Garden at Ground Level facing the ocean. View: Ocean and beach.  

Honeymoon Garden Rondoval With Private Plunge Pool(*), {CA}{BS} Exotic suites in the round, individual circular rooms with cone-shaped roofs with patios and private plunge pools. Also includes: Suite concierge service, 24 hour room service, and butler service. Location: In the Garden at Ground Level. View: Gardens and private pools.  

Romeo & Juliet Honeymoon Ultra Luxury Sunset Penthouse One Bedroom Oceanview Suite, . {CA}{BS} These suites offer panoramic views of the Mediterranean Village pool and gardens, Dickenson Bay and fabulous sunsets. The living room and bedroom both lead out to an oversized balcony with chaise lounges. The living room is furnished with a sofa, chaise and writing desk. This is complimented with a hidden microwave and wet bar. The bedroom has a king-sized, four poster canopied bed. The bathroom has twin wash basins, a roman whirlpool tub and a separate walk in over head 'rain' shower. Both the bedroom and living room are equipped with large flat-screen televisions (42 inch). 24-hour room service and exclusive butler service. Location: 4th floor Almond building and 6th Floor Cypress Tower. View: Ocean, pool and gardens.  

Grande Amalfi Sunset Luxury Penthouse One Bedroom Oceanview Suite, . {CA}{BS} These penthouse vistas offer penultimate views of the Mediterranean Village, Dickenson Bay and fabulous sunsets. The living room and bedroom both lead out to an oversized balcony with chaise lounges. The living room is furnished with a sofa, chaise and writing desk. This is complemented with a hidden microwave and wet bar. The bedroom has a king-sized, four poster canopied bed. The bathroom has twin wash basins, a Roman whirlpool tub and a separate walk in over head 'rain' shower. Both the bedroom and living room are equipped with large flat- screen televisions (42 inch). 24-hr. Room Service. Suite offers exclusive butler service and 24-hour room service. Location: 7th Floor Cypress Tower. View: Ocean, pool and gardens.  

Ultra Luxury Ocean Villa One Bedroom Suite W/ Private Pool, . {CA}{BS} This is a true one story villa in paradise. Each villa has an expansive private pool deck which leads to the plunge pool and whirlpool. The living room, which is furnished with a sofa, a love seat and a writing desk, looks out onto the pool deck. The bedroom is furnished with a king sized four poster canopied bed. The bathroom has twin wash basins, a roman whirlpool tub and a separate walk in overhead 'rain' shower. Both the bedroom and living room are equipped with large flat screen televisions (42inch). This villa offers total romantic seclusion. 24-hour room service. Location: Mediterranean Village Pool/Beach. View: Ocean, pool and gardens.  

Breakdown of Accommodations by Sections Accommodations at the Mediterranean Village:  

• Ultra Luxury Ocean Villa One Bedroom Suite with Private Pool  

• Grande Amalfi Sunset Luxury Penthouse One Bedroom Oceanview Suite  

• Romeo & Juliet Honeymoon Ultra Luxury Sunset Penthouse One Bedroom Oceanview Suite  

• Grande Luxe St. Tropez Sunset Oceanview Suite  

• Monte Carlo Sunset Honeymoon Oceanview Suite  

• Portofino Walkout Suite  

• Venetian Oceanview Suite  

Accommodations at the Caribbean Village:  

• Honeymoon Garden Rondoval with Private Plunge Pool  

• Luxury Beachfront Sunset Rondoval  

• Honeymoon Seaside Dickenson Bay Oceanview Butler Suite  

• Bougainvillea Honeymoon Seaside Butler Suite  

• Honeymoon Grande Luxe Walkout Beachfront Sunset Concierge Room  

• Grande Luxe Walkout Beachfront Sunset Concierge Room  

• Honeymoon Grande Luxe Beachfront Sunset Concierge Room  

• Grande Luxe Beachfront Sunset Concierge Room  

• Honeymoon Hibiscus Walkout Veranda Suite  

• Honeymoon Hibiscus Veranda Suite  

• Honeymoon Orchid Grande Luxe Poolside Walkout Room  

• Honeymoon Orchid Grande Luxe Room  

• Honeymoon Garden of Eden Premium  

• Garden of Eden Premium  

• Honeymoon Garden of Eden Deluxe  

• Garden of Eden Deluxe  

Accommodations at the Sunset Bluff:  

• Honeymoon Luxury Poolside Walkout Concierge Room  

• Sunset Bluff Honeymoon Luxury Concierge Room  

{BS} Denotes a category that includes Butler Service. {CA} Concierge Accommodation (Suite Concierge Service). {WA} Wheelchair Access (Available upon request).  

Caribbean Village Accommodations are offered in eleven categories at the Caribbean Village.  

Mediterranean Village At the all-suite Mediterranean Village, guests may choose from seven categories, each with amazing sea views. In  

• addition to standard Sandals Resorts amenities and appointments, these suites will feature Mediterranean style accents including marble columns and mosaic tile accents, plus contemporary features such as Jacuzzi tubs built for two with a separate shower area, and flat screen televisions.  

(*) Denotes on request basis only, no allotment given.  

All accommodations include: hairdryer, iron, ironing board, safe, shower (private), coffee/tea maker, television (cable), air conditioning, bathtub (private), ceiling fan, clock radio (am/fm w/ CD player) and telephone.  

Mini Refrigerator  

• Restocked daily  

Room Service 24 hour Room Service (exclusively for Butler Suite categories of accommodation)  

Miscellaneous Amenities  

• Special equipment for disabled guests are available  

• A four-poster king size mahogany bed  

• Amenity kit  

Miscellaneous Amenities Suite amenities include: Same inclusions as rooms plus Suite Concierge Service, mahogany four-poster bed, sitting area, full bath, in-room bar (free, of course) and plush robes.  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Barefoot By The Sea Bar General Opening Hours: Open from 11:00am to 5:00pm and 6:30pm to 9:30pm  

Kimono's Bar General Opening Hours: Open 6:15pm to 11:00pm  

Mediterranean Swim-up Bar General Opening Hours: Open from 10:30am to 6:00pm  

Sundowner Bar, open from 10:30am to 11:30pm.  

The Cricketers Bar General Opening Hours: Open 5:00pm to 2:00am  

The Piano Bar General Opening Hours: Open 6:30pm to 2:00am  

The Swim-up Pool Bar General Opening Hours: Open 10:30am to 6:00pm  

The Courtyard Bistro, Anytime snacks, fresh deli and grilled items.  

General Opening Hours: Open from 12:00pm to 5:00pm  

Cafe De Paris, freshly baked pastries and ice cream.  

General Opening Hours: Open from 7:30am to 11:30pm  

Sushi Bar, air conditioned, indoor dining for dinner.  

Cuisine: Sushi.  

General Opening Hours: Open from 6:15pm to 9:30pm  

Dress Code: Resort Evening Attire.  

Bella Napolia Pizzeria, All Pizzas are made fresh to order in the finest traditional Italian fashion.  

General Opening Hours: Open from 11:00am to 6:00pm  

Barefoot By The Sea, This restaurant hosts up to 80 guests each evening for outdoor dining under the star-filled Caribbean sky.  

Dress Code: Resort Casual.  

Bayside Restaurant, Experience gourmet cuisine indoors by candlelight or outdoors overlooking the moonlit sea. Reservations are not required at this restaurant. Dress code: Long pants and collared shirts. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.  

Cuisine: International.  

Dress Code: Resort Casual.  

Eleanors(*) Cuisine: Caribbean.  

General Opening Hours: Open from 6:00pm to 9:30pm for dinner  

Dress Code: Resort Evening Attire.  

(*) Denotes reservation is required.  

Kimonos(*), Specialty gourmet restaurant serving Teppanyaki  

• Style Asian cuisine. Dress code: Long pants and collared shirts. No smoking permitted.  

Cuisine: Asian.  

General Opening Hours: Open from 6:15pm to 9:15pm  

Dress Code: Resort Evening Attire.  

(*) Denotes reservation is required.  

Marios Restaurant, A 124-seat, Italian restaurant. Breakfast buffet from 7:30am to 10:30am and dinner served from 6:30pm to 9:30pm. Complete with skylights and custom murals.  

Cuisine: Italian.  

Dress Code: Resort Evening Attire.  

Ok Corral Restaurant(*), Experience savory steaks and other Southwestern specialties grilled Western-style in a casual setting with panoramic views of the ocean.  

Cuisine: Southwest, Steaks.  

Dress Code: Resort Evening Attire.  

(*) Denotes reservation is required.  

The Cricketers, A traditional 86-seat British Pub will give sports enthusiasts a piece of London in the heart of the Caribbean, serving up local and imported ales as well as authentic English grub.  

Cuisine: English.  

General Opening Hours: Open 5:00pm to 10:00pm  

Dress Code: Resort Evening Attire.  

On Fridays, guests can indulge in a Chocolate Midnight Buffet, featuring fine chocolates and luscious pastries. Traditional afternoon tea is served daily from 4-5pm in the Crystal Lounge.  

Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa offers guests the choice of five full-service bars.  

The Mediterranean Village will have three bars  

Add-On Package (Honeymoon / Romance 11-13) (back to top)

HONEYMOON / ROMANCE PACKAGE 2011-2013 These honeymoon packages allow guests to customize their honeymoon into an unforgettable experience. These packages are at an additional cost.  

Booking Dates: 08/10/2011 - 12/31/2013 Travel Dates: 08/10/2011 - 12/31/2013  

Package Inclusions:  

• Exclusive private transfer from airport with fruit, champagne and chocolate  

• Private four-course dinner ocean side for two  

• Breakfast in bed for one morning during the stay  

• Rose petal bath for two  

• Couples champagne massage (50 minutes) -"Me and My Honey Journal" - Scrapbook and Honeymoon photo session**  

• One complimentary 5 x 7 honeymoon photograph  

• Romantic Sunset Cruise (varies by resort)  

• Private picnic for two (picnic locations vary by resort)  

• Massage lesson at Red Lane Spa  

Please Note:  

• This package applies to all Sandals & Beaches Resorts except for Sandals Emerald Bay, Great Exuma, Bahamas  

• Each resort has a private place for guests to enjoy their picnic, either in the gardens or beach or the Offshore Islands at Sandals Royal Bahamian and Sandals Royal Caribbean (the locations vary by resort) -(**)"Me and My Honey" is a Sandals Scrapbook and will be distributed on-island for guests to receive during their stay  

Martha Stewart Wedding Package Information:  

• As of 01/01/10, all Sandals and Beaches Resorts will feature Martha Stewart Weddings. Available in six Caribbean-inspired themes, these weddings will leverage Martha Stewart's expertise in wedding planning and Sandals Resorts' reputation as one of the leaders in the luxury resort arena. A la carte items or "finishing touches" such as personalized cake toppers, welcome gifts and candy buffets - will also be available for guests to help make their weddings unforgettable.  

All wedding themes include a table for bride and groom plus two guests. Additional tables for guests (up to 8 guests per table) are available at an additional cost.  

Please see below for more detailed information on the new wedding themes that are available.  

Add-On Package (Vision In White 10-11) (back to top)

Vision In White Wedding Package 2010-2011 This is one of the Martha Stewart Wedding Packages.  

Booking Dates: 11/12/2009 - 12/31/2011 Travel Dates: 01/01/2010 - 12/31/2011  

The classic white wedding you've always envisioned takes on a dreamier quality when transported to a lush island setting. Hints of eyelet and lace grace every detail, from the party favors to the desserts. You have the choice of an elegant white cake or cupcakes, both decorated with doily accents. White pillar candles wrapped in eyelet fabric cast a soft, romantic glow over the reception table for an exquisite setting you'll remember for a lifetime.  

Add-On Package (Flutter of Romance 10-11) (back to top)

Flutter of Romance Wedding Package 2010-2011 This is one of the Martha Stewart Wedding Packages.  

Booking Dates: 11/12/2009 - 12/31/2011 Travel Dates: 01/01/2010 - 12/31/2011 Create a day filled with joyful romance and a playful spirit when you choose the Flutter of Romance wedding.  

• Pretty butterflies add a touch of whimsy to menus and place cards, and they also top the pale pink cake or round mini-cakes for a look that's charming and sweet.  

• The bridal bouquet, boutonniere, and centerpieces are made up of rosy pink and red flowers that coordinate beautifully with the rest of the decor.  

Add-On Package (Seaside Serenade 10-11) (back to top)

Seaside Serenade Wedding Package 2010-2011 This is one of the Martha Stewart Wedding Packages.  

Booking Dates: 11/12/2009 - 12/31/2011 Travel Dates: 01/01/2010 - 12/31/2011 Capture the romantic spirit of the ocean's sweet, flowing melody with the Seaside Serenade wedding, featuring accents inspired by the sun, sand, and surf of an island oasis. Exchange vows under a bamboo ceremony arch, strung with strands of capiz shells, then enjoy your reception at a beautiful table set with seashell, coral, and sand accents.  

• You have the choice of an aqua fondant cake with white coral accents or cupcakes topped with white sugar seashells. Every delightful detail, in white, aqua, and coral, evokes the natural beauty of a seaside celebration.  

Add-On Package (Chic & Natural 10-11) (back to top)

Chic & Natural Wedding Package 2010-2011 This is one of the Martha Stewart Wedding Packages.  

Booking Dates: 11/12/2009 - 12/31/2011 Travel Dates: 01/01/2010 - 12/31/2011  

The Chic & Natural wedding imbues your special day with a feeling of serene enchantment. Clean lines and organic elements set a tranquil tone that is modern and full of romantic charm. The ceremony and reception are accented with green cymbidiums, polished black river stones, vibrant green moss, and touches of natural linen. Whether you choose a pale green cake topped with a white camellia or cupcakes topped with small green cymbidiums, the Chic & Natural wedding guarantees you'll start your new life together in style.  

Add-On Package (Island Paradise 10-11) (back to top)

Island Paradise Wedding Package 2010-2011 This is one of the Martha Stewart Wedding Packages.  

Booking Dates: 11/12/2009 - 12/31/2011 Travel Dates: 01/01/2010 - 12/31/2011 The Island Sunset wedding brings the soft, warm colors of a Caribbean summer evening to your celebration. Gorgeous orchids arranged in coral, yellow, and orange reflect the amber hues of a setting sky and evoke a feel of romantic tropical opulence. Lush banana leaves embellish the bamboo ceremony arch, while natural wood trays filled with tropical fruits and bright blooms serve as the centerpieces. The cake (or square mini-cakes) is trimmed with rattan pattern fondant and covered in fresh orchids for a delightfully Caribbean feel.  

Add-On Package (Beautiful Beginnings 11-13) (back to top)

Beautiful Beginnings Wedding Package 2011-2013 (revised) This is one of the Martha Stewart Wedding Packages.  

Booking Dates: 11/23/2011 - 12/31/2013 Travel Dates: 11/23/2011 - 12/31/2013 The Beautiful Beginnings wedding helps you celebrate your special day with elegance and simplicity. It includes a sweet bouquet and boutonniere, as well as a table for four with crisp linens, a lovely centerpiece, and a charming white cake. It's the perfect choice if you're looking for an intimate and memorable occasion.  

Package Inclusions:  

• Personal pre-planning wedding consultant  

• Personal on-resort wedding consultant and dedicated resort wedding team  

• Wedding styled by Martha Stewart  

• Bridal bouquet and groom's boutonniere  

• Pre-recorded musical accompaniment  

• Marriage Officiant  

• Sparkling wine & chilled hors d'oeuvres reception for bride, groom and six guests  

• An elegant reception table set for eight with a floral centerpiece  

• Two-tiered wedding cake  

• Preparation of marriage documents  

• Certified marriage certificate  

• Wedding gift from Sandals Resorts  

• One 5"x7" honeymoon photograph (**)  

• Honeymoon dinner for bride and groom at a resort specialty restaurant with white- glove service and a complimentary bottle of sparkling wine  

• Decorated honeymoon room  

• Full breakfast-in-bed and mimosas on a morning of guests' choice  

Please Note:  

• (**) The included 5x7 photograph will now be taken during the honeymoon portion of the couple's stay.  

• Wedding date and times still need to be booked directly through the Sandals/Beaches wedding department.  

Pricing:  

• Any Beautiful Beginnings wedding packages booked for 6 nights or longer at any Sandals or Beaches Resort (in any room category), will be complimentary. The complimentary Beautiful Beginning wedding theme will be subject to government & documentation fees (which varies by destination). Optional Add-ons (finishing touches):  

• Add more stylish elements to your wedding with the a la carte options for your ceremony and reception. Choose from many meaningful and beautiful details such as parasols to shield your guests from the sun, a petal-strewn aisle lit by floating candles in large glass hurricanes, a candy buffet where your guests can help themselves to sweet treats, a romantically lit evening on the beach for you and your guests, and our sand unity ceremony. Rates for these add-ons can be provided by the wedding department.  

Payment Policies for Weddings and Renewal of Vow Packages:  

• A 50% deposit is due at time of booking; balance is due at 60 days.  

• Weddings are non-refundable at 45 days prior to arrival.  

• Government and administrative fees apply for all wedding packages (effective 11/21/11).  

Package inclusions are subject to change.  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

General Information:  

• Ambassador: Available for non-English speaking guests  

• Departure Information:  

• Departure Tax: US$20.00 per person Porter Trip: US$ 1.00 per piece minimum  

• Nurses Station: Available to guest from 8:00am-5:00pm  

• Doctor on call 24 hours (for an additional fee)  

• Orientation: Twice daily at 10:00am & 5:00pm. Concierge guests at 11:00am daily.  

• Safe Deposit Boxes: All rooms are equipped with a safe deposit box.  

• Tipping: Tipping is not allowed on resort.  

• Military rates are now available to those who qualify for all Sandals Resorts.  

Sandals Weddings:  

• For Sandals wedding fees, please note that the government and license fees are not included. Please advise agents to call Sandals for all current fees!  

Please Note:  

• All wedding arrangements must be made directly with Sandals. Packages are subject to change without prior notice and fees do apply. Contact Sandals for all the up to date information.  

Smoking Policy:  

• Please be advised that all Sandals resorts will be non-smoking in any enclosed areas.  

Examples are bars, restaurants, lobbies, conference facilities, retail facilities and nightclubs. Smoking will be permitted in all open areas and designated rooms.  

Cocktail Parties:  

• General Manager's Cocktail Party - Mondays  

• Suites Concierge Cocktail Party - Tuesdays  

• Sandals Select Cocktails & Dinner - Wednesdays  

• Butler's Cocktail Party - Thursdays  

Sandals Suites with Butler Service:  

• The Sandals Suites with Butler Service come with the uncompromising attention of a personal butler trained to the highest standards by the elite Guild of Professional English Butlers, guests will be pampered throughout there stay in extraordinary ways. From unpacking to packing your luggage, attending to your wardrobe, serving a glorious repast on your terrace just to name a few. A Sandals suite, complete with your own personal butler, is the ultimate indulgence.  

• Butler service suites also offer fully-stocked in-suite bars, His & Hers plush robes and slippers, and exclusive 24-hour room service.  

Theme Nights:  

• Sundays - Tropical Sunday Mondays - Pirates & Wenches Beach Bash Tuesdays - Island Romance Wednesdays - Guest & Staff Talent Show Thursdays - Sandals Foundation Day Fridays - Antigua & Barbuda Jamboree Saturdays - Reggae Fest  

Tours and Excurisions  

• A variety of tours and excursions are offered by Island Routes Caribbean Adventure Tours.  

• Enhance your destination experience with a variety of adventure, water and sightseeing tours.  

• Open Daily: 7:00am to 7:00pm  

Sandals News:  

• For all the up to date and exciting Sandals Resorts news and general information, please see the file ?sandalsnews.  

Suite Concierge Program:  

• The Sandals Suites with Butler Service come with the uncompromising attention of a personal butler trained to the highest standards by the elite Guild of Professional English Butlers, guests will be pampered throughout there stay in extraordinary ways. From unpacking to packing your luggage, attending to your wardrobe, serving a glorious repast on your terrace just to name a few. A Sandals suite, complete with your own personal butler, is the ultimate indulgence.  

General Destination Information - Important!  

• Please advise all clients traveling to Antigua:  

• That the wearing of camouflage or military apparel is illegal, and enforceable by law.  

Entertainment:  

• Nightly shows with live entertainment  

• Mondays: Beach Party-BBQ on the beach with live native show.  

• Karaoke in the English Pub (Thursdays and Sundays) from 11:00pm to 1:00am  

• Piano Bar from 6:30pm to 2:00am (fully air-conditioned)  

INFORMATION SUBJECT TO CHANGE