About the hotel

Located along the coast of Saint Mary, Carlisle Bay is a contemporary AAA 4 Diamond resort of spectacular finesse and discreet sophistication. The boutique resort accommodates couples and families with each side of the grounds holding the perfect design to suit both parties. It offers activities and facilities for every necessity, from a peaceful library and tranquil spa, to exhilarating water sports. Carlisle Bay's stunning Antiguan location holds unparalleled tropical panoramas of green trees, white sand and cyan seas. These truly magnificent views can be seen from every single suite in the resort, as well as several of the exquisite dining and bar locations.

  • Split into adults-only and family accommodation, great for every holidaymaker
  • An on-site library offers an extensive collection of reading material and comfortable furniture
  • The restaurants and bars serve flavours from around the world

At a glance
Family Friendly


With one end of the resort dedicated to adult holidaymakers, and the other designed to please families, Carlisle Bay's accommodation consists of 82 contemporary suites.

  • Day bed on the terrace
  • Air conditioning and ceiling fans
  • Telephones with international calls
  • DVD and CD player
  • Docking station
  • WiFi
  • Safety deposit box
  • Daily fresh fruit
  • Bottled water
  • Fully stocked minibar
  • Espresso machine
  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Luxury bathroom amenities
  • Yoga mat

Garden Suites

Overlook predominantly garden views with partial sea vistas from these adults-only rooms for two. Those travelling as a group can experience these incredible rooms together with interconnecting rooms.

Ocean Suites

Promising phenomenal views of the vast Caribbean sea, these split-level rooms accommodate for two adults and offer a spacious, minimalistic retreat. Like the Garden suites, interconnecting rooms are available for groups.

Bay Suites

Favoured by those travelling for weddings and honeymoons, the Bay Suites include a private butler service along with a vodka and rum bar and his and hers bath products. These rooms are ideal for those looking for a means of celebration.

Beach Balcony Suites

With half of these suites for families and the other half for adults, views of the beach that stretch alongside the resort await. A king-sized bed is located in a studio-style master bedroom, along with a second bedroom with twin beds for children or additional adults.

Beach Terrace Suites

Designed similarly to the Balcony Suites, the Beach Terrace Suites offer direct access to the pristine beach.

Carlise Suites

These large suites are ideal for large groups or families, occupying as many as six people in spacious rooms and with a modern living and dining area. The rooms in these suites consist of two king-size rooms and one twin room, each with it's own ensuite bathroom. Beyond the striking suites is an L-shaped beach-front balcony or terrace, holding a stretch of white-sand views.


4 restaurants offer superb dining with international flavours as well as familiar tastes on children's menus.


Timber floors and an open side room leading out to a terrace integrates the Indigo restaurant with the palm studded beach. High quality and healthy, the dishes at the Indigo restaurant range from seafood, pastas, salads and home-made bread. A children's menu is also available.

  • Open daily from 7am to 10pm
  • Dinner reservations required from 18:00 to 9:00pm


Towering Indonesian carved doors welcome guests to this romantic restaurant. Dark wood and crimson furnishings fashion a sophisticated feel for families in the day, and romantic adults-only dining in the evening. Japanese, Thai and Indonesian dishes are served and, along with sushi, sashimi and Balanese specialities, attract guests from all over the island, making East one of Antigua's most favoured restaurants.

  • Open daily from 18:00 to 22:00
  • Dinner reservations required from 6:00 to 9:00pm


Ottimo offers casual dining beside the pool for lunch and dinner. Authentic Italian cuisine is served from a wood-burning pizza oven, where fresh and classic ingredients of Italy are used to replicate the exquisite cultural flavours. The 'Little Ottimo!' menu pleases young holidaymakers and promises a broad menu for families.

  • Dinner reservations required from 7:00pm to 9:00pm

The Jetty Grill

Enjoy a relaxing dinner as you overlook the jetty as it stretches out over the Caribbean sea. Grilled meats and fresh seafoods are complemented by fine wines and are perfect for a romantic dining experience for two at this adults-only restaurant adjacent to the beach.

  • Dinner reservations required from 7:00pm to 9:00pm


4 bars offer famous flavours in a cultural atmosphere amongst contemporary décor.

Pavilion Bar

Delicious flavours welcome holidaymakers to the open-sided wooden pavilion, submerged into the scents of the rainforest and sea with traditional wooden shutters. Enjoy an exotic pre-meal refreshment before dining at the adjacent East restaurant at the elegant yet convivial bar.

Indigo Bar

Tropical cocktails, punches and soft drinks are served with beach views and plush rattan furnishings at the Indigo bar, creating a space for socialising at any hour.

The Coconut Grove

With service available at any hour, including afternoon tea in the daytime, The Coconut Grove is an indulgent hang-out for couples to relax in chairs and lounges.

The Jetty Bar

Beers and cooling sundowners await at this fun, laid-back bar as well as light snacks and fresh coconuts all served around an old copper fire pit.


  • Pool
  • Four restaurants
  • Four bars
  • Concierge service
  • Library
  • Boutique
  • Beauty salon
  • Fitness centre
  • Kids club
  • Screening room
  • Meeting room
  • Spa
  • Yoga pavilion
  • Tennis courts


Stay entertained with a range of leisure activities all yours for the taking, including:

  • Pool
  • Tennis courts
  • Fitness centre
  • Pilates
  • Yoga
  • Dance Class
  • Sunset Yoga
  • Blue spa
  • Beuty salon
  • Water sports
  • Sailing
  • Diving
  • Screening room
  • Kids club


Packages designed just for two or for parties are created by the wedding planners to ensure an individual and breathtaking event in an incredible destination.

  • Private car to the registrar’s office
  • Registration and officer fees
  • Marriage licence
  • Pressing of the bride’s dress and groom’s suit
  • Bouquet and boutonniere

Weddings for two

The package includes:

  • Private return airport transfers with VIP assistance
  • Four nights in a spacious, split-level Bay Suite
  • All meals and drinks
  • Witnesses
  • Four course dinner with Champagne on The Jetty following the ceremony
  • Champagne breakfast on your balcony on the following morning

Add extras, each with an additional surcharge:

  • Ceremony on Carlisle Bay’s boat
  • Wedding cake
  • Bride’s hair & make-up
  • Photographer/Videographer
  • Live music
  • Flowers

Weddings with friends

The package includes:

  • Four nights in 4 Ocean Suites with daily breakfast and afternoon tea
  • Four nights in Bay Suite with daily breakfast and afternoon tea for the couple
  • Wedding Cake
  • Four course dinner following the ceremony at The Jetty
  • Dinner on The Jetty for the bride and groom on one evening

Add extras, each with an additional surcharge:

  • Ceremony on Carlisle Bay’s boat with up to 6 guests
  • Bride’s hair & make-up
  • Flowers
  • Private airport transfers
  • Photographer/Videographer
  • Live music


Overlook the breathtaking views of the Caribbean sea for four nights in the spacious Ocean or Bay Suites.

Honeymoon includes:

  • Luxury sea view accommodation
  • VIP fast-track airport assistance upon arrival
  • Fully Inclusive, including fine wines and spirits
  • Couples massage at Blue Spa
  • One private jetty dinner for two
  • Bottle of Champagne & Canapes
  • WiFi throughout Resort

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