What We Love
- The private beachfront give this resort an exotic appeal with all the modern amenities one expects from a Caribbean escape.
Things to Know
- The resort is home to a three-quarters mile stretch of pristine beach and a fabulous spa; what more could you want?
The beach at this resort is simply splendid. Sporting a private stretch of inviting white sand along the placid and protected Caribbean, the resort makes it easy to rest beneath scattered shady palms or to enjoy a refreshing swim in the calm water. The sparkling free-form pool guarantees a relaxing experience thanks to its built-in, cascading waterfalls.
Surprise your sweetie with couple's treatments at Indulge Spa, set along lagoon waters in the heart of a bird sanctuary. Continue your indulgence in the private spa pool and surrounding deck, or - for the ultimate experience in private relaxation - try the spa's in-room treatments, where a little taste of heaven is delivered right to your suite.
When you're feeling hungry, enjoy award-winning Caribbean dishes at Sea Grape Restaurant. Enjoy the thatched roof ambiance and grilled fare at Gauguin's or claim your beachfront spot at Ismay's for a feast of local specialties. Post-feast, make a point of stopping by the Teepee Bar for a drink.
As for rooms, we love the Premium Beachfront Suite, where guests can make themselves at home with a sunken living room and a wet bar overlooking the seemingly endless views of the ocean. It's the perfect oasis for making memories with your special someone.
This hotel is All-Inclusive. Features include:
- Room accommodations
- All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
- All beverages, including name-brand, liquors, house wine by the glass, Caribbean beers, tropical coolers and soft drinks by the glass
- Non-motorized water sports
- Nightly entertainment
- Taxes and gratuities
LocationAntigua - Beach
All guests must be at least 16.
General Policies & Fine Print
Check-in Policy - Hotel requires a credit/debit card authorization or cash deposit upon check-in for incidentals; this will place a hold on your funds.
Convention Policy - Individuals attending a convention cannot book this property for their stay. If found attending a convention, guests may be subject to higher room rates upon arrival.
Hotel Spring Break Policy - This hotel cannot guarantee a spring-break-free environment.
Transfer Policy - A price may display when children stay free, if your vacation includes transfer to your hotel.
General Information - Room taxes are included in vacation price. Minimum night stay restrictions may apply. Reservation changes may not be permitted unless authorized by the hotel.
Customer Ratings & Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating4070 reviews
Wonderful spot to relax and unwind. Fabulous position, lovely friendly and professional staff. The best beds anywhere. Paradise indeed. All inclusive genuinely means all inclusive. Excellent food and drinks.
Great week in paradise
Amazing week spent at Galley Bay! The grounds are beautiful and nothing beats being able to walk right out of your room and onto the beach! This was the best food we’ve ever experienced at an all inclusive. We didn’t make it to Ismays but Gaugins was so good we didn’t feel the need to go anywhere else. Make sure you get the wings and key lime pie at lunch! I will say Galley Bay is an older crowd. We are in our mid 30s and were probably the youngest ones there. We did meet a few younger couples, but if you’re looking for a party resort, this is definitely not for you. Iba and Tamsyn were amazing at helping us plan excursions. We did the XTreme Circumnav island tour and eco tour. If I had to pick one, I’d definitely do the XTreme. You see all of beautiful Antigua! The eco was also amazing though, as we got to climb through the cave at Hells Gate. We did experience quite a few red flag days, but rode a bike over to the bay next door and also took advantage of the free shuttle. The water at the bay is much calmer. Take comfortable shoes and hike up the fort for some amazing views as well! If you are looking for seashells, head over across the bridge to the bay near the mansion for lots of great finds! Hope to return again one day! 🏝
Galley Bay is as good as ever, a wonderful place to stay. Restaurant food amazing especially Ismay's. Staff attentive a good fun too. The lagoon is brilliant for an early morning stroll (or run) and the gardens are so well kept.. Very restful place due to being adults only
Galley Bay Holiday
We chose this resort on a recommendation from friends and it did not disappoint. The level of service was high and all the staff were friendly and interactive. The activities were many and varied from sailing to table tennis. But you could also relax with plenty of areas to do this it never seemed crowded. The food was excellent and varied. All in all a very well kept relaxing place to stay.
Galley Bay is a second home
Galley Bay is a most enjoyable resort where one is treated as the most important guest and at the same time made to feel like family. The rooms and facilities are clean, comfortable and beautiful. The staff is very attentive to all guests’ needs.