Come and discover Antigua, the Caribbean’s best hidden treasure. With 365 beautiful white sand beaches, one for every day of the year, there are definitely lots of water-based activities for water-lovers to engage in, whether it’s swimming with stingrays for the adventurous, a romantic sunset catamaran, or an exhilarating jet-ski adventure.
Many of Antigua’s famed beaches rest inside the calm, protected waters on the Caribbean Sea. The islands developed northwest coast is home to the popular Dickenson Bay and Runaway Bay, which provide a fully-loaded resort beach experience. Or, for those who want a beach close to St. John’s, Fort James, a locally popular public beach, and Deep Bay are excellent choices.
For the land-lubbers, historic walking tours through St. John’s City and the UNESCO World Heritage Site in English Harbour and off-road island safaris are a fascinating experience. A horse-back ride, or a zip through the rainforest are just some of the other ways to discover the destination.
The sister island of Barbuda is an eco-lover’s paradise teeming with wildlife and rare birds. The island is home to the largest colony of Frigate birds in the western hemisphere. In Barbuda, long pink and white sand beaches are protected by impressive barrier reefs, keeping you as secluded and untouched like the island’s beauty. Just a 15-minute flight or two-hour ferry ride from Antigua, it offers the ultimate Robinson Crusoe-style escape.
Set against our scenic backdrops, or on picturesque beaches, the destination offers a selection of accommodations, from world-class resorts and boutique spa hotels, to private luxury villas, historic inns and intimate guest houses. The island also boasts modern apartments for that friends and family holiday, romantic getaway or business trip. Our award-winning hotels leave visitors spoilt for choice with excellent services, a range of amenities, and the absolute best in fine-dining.
Romance is almost inevitable on the tropical paradise of Antigua. With guaranteed sunshine and stunning backdrops for the Big Day, there is no better place to say ‘I do’ to the one you love. The island was voted the Caribbean’s Most Romantic Destination for the fourth year in a row by the World Travel Awards and with some of the world’s most intimate and secluded locations, it’s no wonder!
With no waiting period or residency requirements for a wedding license to be issued and with an array of wedding planners on-island, arranging your Big Day will be as stress-free as possible! Getting married is as easy as 1,2,3!
Whether you prefer a church wedding, tying the knot on a luxury yacht, or have always dreamed of a simple ceremony on the beach, in Antigua and Barbuda it will be the most memorable day of your life. Many of our hotels offer customized wedding packages to suit every taste and budget, ensuring that your wedding is stress- free and most of all, memorable. On-site wedding planners are available and cater to your every need.
Paradise awaits you in Antigua and Barbuda!