Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa

Dickenson Bay, St. John's, Antigua, Antigua and Barbuda | 3 star resort
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“Great Honeymoon but bad room accommodation?

A travel blog entry by abby.moore21


"Great Honeymoon but with better room accommodations our trip could have been FANTASTIC"

We just came back from our honeymoon at the Sandals resort Grande Antigua. We consider ourselves positive people and can find the silver lining in most situations and we hope our review will help out your vacation enquiries.

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Exploring the island of Antigua

A travel blog entry by sarahjr


... and helpful to tourists.

Once we reached the coast again, we came across a beach which was alluringly empty of swimmers, yet the water was crystal clear blue. We had planned to drive further around for a swim but this beach was too stunning to resist. The water was a perfect temperature, around 25c. The Caribbean ocean is quite salty compared to the Pacific and the water makes a body quite buoyant – perfect ...

The old man and the sea

A travel blog entry by jimnunn


... Once in the sea I was ok, but getting in and getting out was traumatic. Although the surf does not look that strong, the shifting sands beneath your feet leave you with nothing to stand on and even the slightest wave makes you lose your balance.

I eventually made it into the sea proper (and bear in mind I have not swum in the sea since I was about twelve, nearly twenty years ago!) and dutifully bobbed around, trying not to drown, whilst David swam, ...


A travel blog entry by steve874


We were both awake early today and by the time breakfast came we were up , showered and bag ready packed for the off :-) We left the ship and avoiding the taxi drivers had a good walk around the town to stretch our sea legs. They tend to congregate around the port gates, the first one gets a polite "no thank you we're just going for a walk" later ones get "no thanks" and after the first twenty or so I'm sorely tempted to just say "p*** off". They are so friendly ...

On our way finally!

A travel blog entry by lucyburks


... fab, very tranquil and calm. That was until the ar******** Frenchman on the boat next to us decided to empty his holding tank in an enclosed bay with swimmers everywhere. He stayed down below when I bawled "non ***** ici!" And we have not seen him since! May nip over to his boat tonight after a few R&Cs and leave him a little present in his cockpit to teach him a lesson! We will prob stay here for a day or two and then scoot over to St ...

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This 3 star resort, located on Dickenson Bay, St. John's, is near Dickenson Bay, Runaway Beach, Vendor's Mall, and Gobinet Art at Coates Cottage.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsSandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa St. John's

    Reviewed by risho


    Reviewed Oct 11, 2011
    by (1 review) , Trinidad and Tobago Flag of Trinidad and Tobago

    Had a wonderful time !

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa St. John's

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent