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Carlisle Bay, Antigua - Simple Discrete Luxury...

A sense of calm takes over on first sight of the breathtaking views from your luxurious ocean facing suite at the sophisticated, contemporary Carlisle Bay. Set on the stunning south coast of Antigua, the resort looks out over white sand, palm trees and turquoise water, with a backdrop of emerald green rainforest. With a wonderful beach in a secluded bay, four outstanding restaurants, an exceptional spa and a philosophy founded on genuine service, Carlisle Bay is simply stunning.

Carlisle Bay is a true hideaway where you can relax, wind down and do as little or as much as you want - with a host of complimentary water sports, yoga and Pilates instructions, a hip library with computer work stations, Film Screening Room with daily movies or on-demand screenings, nine tennis courts and the award winning Blue Spa. At Carlisle Bay, its all about fabulous, friendly service and feeling fantastic.


Early Booking Offer of 20%

Starts: 2018-01-02

Ends: 2018-04-15

Book by: 2018-02-28

Enjoy 20% off all room category rates (excluding Carlisle Suites) if booked by February 28, 2018

Offer includes:

  • Luxury Suite Accommodation with Caribbean Sea Views
  • VIP Fast Track Airport Assistance upon arrival at VC Bird International Airport
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Complimentary WiFi throughout resort

Offer valid to April 15, 2018 and must be booked by February 28, 2018. Offer excludes Carlisle Suites. Certain restrictions, blackout dates and condition apply. This offer applies to new bookings only. Not combinable with other special offers and subject to availability. Not applicable to group room blocks. Offer may be discountinued at any time without notice.


82 Suites:

  • Garden Suites (1 bedrooms)
  • Ocean Suites (1 bedrooms)
  • Bay Suites (1 bedrooms)
  • Beach Suites (2 bedrooms)
  • Carlisle Suite A and B (3 bedrooms)


Garden Suites: Spacious, split level with open plan bedroom and sitting room. Garden suites have King-size beds and sleep up to two adults. The luxury Garden Suites have lush, tropical garden views and partial ocean views. Two pairs of garden suites interconnect.

Ocean Suites: Spacious, split level with open plan bedroom and sitting room. Ocean suites have King-size beds and sleep up to two adults. These luxury ocean view rooms are set on the calm end of the beach with exceptional sea views, perfect for those in search of peace and quiet. Connecting Ocean Suites are ideal for families with older/teenage children.

Bay Suites: The newly created Bay Suites at Carlisle Bay are ideal for couples. The resorts six direct ocean front suites, specifically intended for adults only, are spacious and understated. Private Butler service, Vodka & Rum bar set up and Temple Spa luxury bath prducts are just a few of the enhanced suite amenities.

Beach Suites: Bedroom with King size bed and sitting area plus a seperate study/second bedroom with twin beds. Beach Suites feature either a balcony or terrace. Beach Suites sleep up to three adults or two adults and two children. Beach Balcony Suites accept two children between 6-15 years and Beach Terrace Suites accept two children up to the age of 15.

Carlisle Suites: Three double bedrooms, two with King-size beds and one with twin beds - all en suite, large sitting room and kitchen. Either one or two of the bedrooms and the sitting room open out onto a spacious beach front balcony or terrace - this is luxury Caribbean accommodation at its best. Carlisle Suites, approximately 2645 sq. feet, sleep up to six adults or two adults and four children.

All suites benefit from relaxed contemporary interiors. Each room is utterly comfortable with individually controlled air conditioning and ceiling fans. There is a large day bed on every balcony and terrace, pure and natural bath products in every bathroom and fresh fruit and water are delivered daily. Other amenities include fully stocked minibar, express overnight laundry and one hour pressing, dry cleaning, hairdryers, in room safe and 24 hour room service.

Complimentary Inclusions

  • Full breakfast
  • Afternoon tea
  • Non-motorized watersports - snorkeling, sailing, windsurfing, kayaking, paddle-boarding
  • Tennis on nine courts including four with floodlights
  • Use of 900 square foot state-of-the-art gym with Techno-Gym equipment
  • Films daily in the hotels screening room
  • Cool Kids Club for children aged 2-6 years (children from 6 months old to 2 years can also be take care of at minimal charge)
  • Crew Blue activity programme designed specifically for children ages 7-12 years (during school holidays)
  • Guided nature walks in the rain forest


Dining at Carlisle Bay is all about choosing the right restaurant to suite your mood, from a relaxed foot-in-the-sand lunch delivered to your lounger in the Coconut Grove, to a romantic dinner for two at East, which is considered one of the islands finest Asian restaurants.

Indigo on the Beach has a fabulous, informal setting on the beach overlooking the Caribbean Sea. Dishes tend toward simply delicious light and healthy food with an accent on grills, fresh seafood and wonderful salads, as well as an amazing selection of home made breads. A Caribbean beach barbecue is served here once a week.

East Restaurant, open for dinner only, offers a fantastic contemporary setting for dining. This strikingly designed space offers an eclectic mix of Japanese, Thai and Indonesian dishes, with sushi, sashimi and Balinese specialties among the main draws.

Ottimo! is an Italian casual venue beside the pool, open for lunch and dinner. Using the freshest of Italian ingredients and serving freshly made pizza, hot out of an authentic wood burning pizza oven, wonderful antipasti, delicious salads and refreshing homemade gelato, lunch has never tasted better! The Little Ottimo! menu for children is enduringly popular with families.

The Jetty Grill is an adults only restaurant located adjacent to the beach. Grilled meats, fresh seafood and wines by the carafe are daily favourites at this casual venue overlooking the resorts Jetty and Caribbean Sea.

Beach and Jetty Dining - Many guests at Carlisle Bay wish to dine on the beach. A private barbecue or a table for two on the sand can be arranged, allowing you to make the most of a quiet location while enjoying private waiter service.

The resorts four bars offer a variety of areas to enjoy a cocktail or a thirst quenching fruit punch. Enjoy lite bites and sundowners around the fire pit at the Jetty Bar or a pleasant complimentary afternoon tea at The Coconut Grove, a quiet place to hang out with a drink.


A destination wedding at Carlisle Bay is a chic, relaxed occasion. The privacy of the location combined with cuisine, discretion and genuine hospitality provides the ultimate in understated luxury. Carlisle Bay provides the expertise, from bridal hair to fireworks to beach banquets of up to 90. Larger events, including exclusive use of the entire resort for family and friends, can also be arranged. On your special day a wedding coordinator will tailor the arrangements to meet your personal requirements.


Jolly Harbour golf course is located 10 minutes by car from Carlisle Bay


The Blue Spa at Carlisle Bay is 17,000 square feet of pure relaxation. The two-floor pavilion with an elegant, meditative atmosphere sets the tone for calm and well being. There are six air-conditioned treatment rooms including one for couples, a wet room and sauna. There is also a gym, hair and beauty salon, juice bar and yoga pavilion. Facials use products by Spanish skincare specialists Natura Bissé.


The Caribbean Cool Kids Club (open seven days a week from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm and 1:15 pm to 4:15 pm) is suitable for children aged six months to six years and is supervised by qualified childcare professionals. Activites might include lizard hunting, treasure hunts and arts and crafts.

The Kids Club, which has its own paddling pool, sand pit and jungle gym, is free for children over 2.

For older children and teenagers there is also a Crew Blue and Crush Program.

Terms, conditions and restrictions apply; pricing, availability, and other details subject to change and/ or apply to US or Canadian residents. Please confirm details and booking information with your travel advisor.

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