Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from St. John's
... that Antigua advertises 365 beaches,one for every day of the year, decided that instead of snorkeling we will go to historic Nelson's Dockyard.
After breakfast we went ashore and got a cab to the Dockyard.
Nelson's Dockyard is the world's only Gregorian dockyard still in use. English Harbour is landlocked which was a great advantage to the British navy and they began using ...
... i build a shack on there hahah.
Anyhoo, happy valentine's day everyone (I forgot about it until someone at the resort wished us a good one. When you're on vacay every day seems to melt into the next!)
I can't believe a week from today I'll be packing up and gearing to go back to the dreadful cold weather which btw Jimmy and I watched on the news it's snowing/storming back home. YUCK it makes me want to ...
... Her name was Nola, she was a showgirl, she had flowers in her hair and her dress cut down to there... No hang on, I've gone all "Barry Manilow" again. Her name was indeed Nola, but she was the reservations manager, her job being to fit people into the right rooms and the right time.
She was lovely and chatty and noted all our suggestions including providing a guest "paid for" laundry, extending the shop and putting ...
... this at all.
After fifteen minutes of bumping along poorly maintained roads and the ghetto like back streets of St Johns we arrived at Galley Bay Hotel. The driver got our bags out of the bus and for the first time smiled as he held his hand out for a tip. He then drove off, unsmiling again, with his final two passengers who were staying at a hotel about a mile away.
Checking in to the hotel was full of confusion. Firstly the ...
Got back to my cabin to discover that they have cancelled my Aqua boat trip on St Martin tomorrow. Not enough participants, so I have just booked a beach trip instead. Apparently it's a nudist beach, so that should be a laugh!
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking