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London, England
1 review
27 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2005

We are a typical English family; me, my wife (the boss), together with our 17 year old son and 15 year old daughter. We set off for the Royal Antiguan Hotel from London on Christmas Day 2004. Having read the reviews on this web site, after we had booked, we were apprehensive about what we were going to find. After...

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Toronto,Ontario
2 reviews
23 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2004

We just got back from the Royal Antiguan and I must say it was a lovely week. The weather was great and the beach was beautiful. The hotel is definitely a three star when it comes to general appearance (e.g., needs a paint job, some floral arrangements, paintings here and there, etc.); however, you easily overlook these little flaws after...

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Worksop, Nottinghamshire
Reviewed 27 December 2004

My husband and myself went to the Royal Antiguan in March for our honeymoon.It was the first visit to the caribean for both of us so we didn't really know what to expect. First impressions were good,reception area being clean but not having enough staff to deal with arrivals(when you've sat on a plane for 9 hours you want to...

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1Thank booboo63
Scarborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2004

After reading the reviews i was scepticle to say the least. The staff were wonderful & i must say whoever said the staff were rude should maybe look at there own attitude. Whenever i thanked the staff for service the reply was always "your welcome" and was said with meaning. I would not hesitate to return. I did not find...

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Leslie Egresi-Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 21 September 2004

We have visited quite a few all inclusive resorts but this is one of the nicest we have stayed at. The food, atmosphere and service were much better than average. This one offers a lot of value for the money. The overall setting is visually pleasing and the view from the rooms (we upgraded to the bay view room and...

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5Thank Leslie E
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2004

If you are looking for a paradise beach with calm clear waters, white salt like sand and plenty of privacy, then this is definitely the resort for you!!!!! If you want to spend all your time in the hotel complex and not on the beach - go elsewhere!!! POSITIVES 1.Beach/ Lagoon - a most unusual but spectacular combination which results...

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england
1 review
2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2004

great holiday, beach the best. Very relaxing holiday,culture shock when !st arrived but it was great my 2 children loved the place there ages are 9+11, my oldest was fishing off the beach, whilst the other was snorkling.food was ok (a must 2 go All-inclusive) we dont usually but did when arrived as it is not cheap 2 eat out.Plenty...

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UK
Reviewed 6 August 2004

We stayed at the RA for the first 2 weeks of May. I have to say it was probably one of the best holidays I have ever had, however the hotel and staff were appalling. The people we met there made it great. We used the beach during the day, and left the resort in the evening. The smell in...

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2Thank JemimaUk
Jersey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 August 2004

Stayed for 2 weeks at Christmas 2003 and had a fantastic time. The hotel is in a good location with beautiful, well kept grounds but the buildings are generally a bit tired and in need of some refurbishment. We booked an all inclusive Ocean view room which gave great views from the balcony and you could watch the cruise ships...

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3Thank JohnPStMartin
Mooresville, North Carolina
Reviewed 29 July 2004

Before going to the Royal Antiguan (RA), my girlfriend & I read literally all the reviews here, so we thought we had a pretty good idea of what to expect on our vacation. First, some background. We're in our mid-thirties, and I like activities while my girlfriend just likes to chill on the beach or by the pool. Neither of...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort

Address: Five Islands, Deep Bay, St. John's, St. John's, Antigua
Region: Caribbean > Antigua and Barbuda > Antigua > Saint John Parish > St. John's
Price Range: €91 - €153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 250
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Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Hotel St. John`s
Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort Antigua/Saint John Parish
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