Nestled between the lush tropical rainforest and a swathe of virginal white sand, Carlisle Bay boasts elegantly appointed suites, four superlative dining venues and 4 bars, not to mention a two-floor spa pavilion and impressive leisure facilities. Spend your Antigua honeymoon swimming and sunbathing on the beach, indulging in blissful massages and gourmet dining, and mingling with the other guests for cocktails and flowing conversation. The resort also offers a range of unforgettable activities, from nature walks and helicopter tours to sailing, scuba diving and water sports, so you can savour a honeymoon filled with adventure and unadulterated relaxation in equal measures.
Honeymoon resort information
Garden SuiteCouples are sure to enjoy a romantic vacation in one of the hotel’s Garden Suites, which are nestled among lush foliage and measure a spacious 72sqm. These split-level rooms boast a bright, airy open-plan bedroom and living area and feature a plush king-sized bed. They provide you with picturesque, predominantly garden views.
Bay SuiteAlternatively honeymooners might wish to reserve one of the stunning Bay Suites, perfect for couples. These 72sqm suites are perfectly situated on the oceanfront and come with enhanced amenities such as private butler service, temple Spa bath products and a Vodka and Rum bar set up, also located adjacent to The Jetty, so a private romantic meal can be easily arranged by your butler if you want to enjoy an intimate meal by starlight.
Ocean SuiteFurnished with high-end modern furnishings designed in an elegant manner, the 72 sqm Ocean Suites are split-level and offer an open-plan bedroom and sitting room. Exceptional sea views and the uncluttered luxurious suite is the perfect place to enjoy a truly relaxing and refreshing honeymoon in Antigua.
Beach Terrace Suite
Carlisle suiteIf you’re seeking a more spacious place to spend your honeymoon, why not opt for the Carlisle Suite, with its desirable 163 sqm and exquisite Ocean views, you can ensure that your honeymoon will be doused in luxury while staying in one of these beautiful suites. Choose between Suite A or B depending on your party size and accommodation usage. Suite A is a three-bedroom suite with 2 king size bedrooms, a large sitting room, kitchen and a double-width beachfront balcony. Suite B is a three bedroom luxurious suite with two king size bedrooms and a twin room, a large sitting area opening to an L-shape and a beachfront balcony or terrace.
For other ways to unwind, take advantage of the hotel’s well-equipped fitness centre and don’t miss the opportunity to try a soothing yoga session in the Yoga Pavilion. Sunset yoga is available; the ideal way to experience this magical time of the day.
A range of more active pursuits are also available at Carlisle Bay. As well as 9 tennis courts the resort also boasts a variety of fun-filled water sports such as windsurfing, kayaking and snorkelling, and PADI courses are on offer for beginners and more experienced divers. Alternatively you can try your hand at deep sea fishing or even learn to sail.
For relaxed adults-only dining by the beach make your way to the Jetty Grill. Here you can relax and gaze out over the sparkling waters of the Caribbean while feasting on mouth-watering servings of grilled meat and fresh seafood, washed down with carafes of fine wine.
If you’re in the mood for a sophisticated and sublime romantic meal, why not grab a table at East, a stunning restaurant with its fuschia and dark wood interiors and its stately Indonesian carved doors. The menu is a titillating blend of Indonesian, Japanese and Thai dishes guaranteed to awaken and entice your taste buds; some of the delicacies you can sample include the likes of spicy Thai soup Tom Yam Talay, Sumatran slow braised beef and delicious maki sushi rolls.
For an intimate drink before or after dinner head to the Coconut Grove bar on its sheltered patch of sand, and don’t forget to savour a sundowner at the relaxed toes-in-the-sand Jetty Bar.