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ANA'S SET TO REOPEN ON SEPTEMBER 29TH
September 28th 2018
Ana's On the Beach
After a short break, Ana's reopens with an energized team and beautiful renovations.
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BEACHLIMERZ IN SCUTTLEBUTT'S BEST CARIBBEAN BEACH BARS
July 13th 2018
BeachLimerZ
Today's edition featured The Moorings personal favorite beach bars to keep on your radar.
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CLOSED FOR SUMMER
August 20th 2018
Jacqui O's Beach House
Jacqui O's Beach House has closed for vacation and will reopen on November 1st, 2018.
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JACQUI O'S RECEIVE EXPERTS' CHOICE AWARD
March 23rd 2018
Jacqui O's Beach House
With praise from reviewers including Fodor's and Frommer's, Jacqui O's is currently one of the best rated restaurants.
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ST. JAMES'S CLUB & VILLAS UNVEILS EXCITING ENHANCEMENTS
October 6th 2017
St. James's Club & Villas
Just in time for Fall and Winter travel, the resort has unveiled an array of enhancements to elevate guest experience.
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3 ELITE EXPERIENCES AT THE VERANDAH RESORT & SPA
May 11th 2017
The Verandah Resort & Spa
Read the fantastic blog by Liberty Travel listing three fantastic experiences for The Verandah Resort & Spa.
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ABTA RECEIVES DONATION FROM WISHING WELL
April 13th 2017
St. James's Club & Villas
Antigua & Barbuda Tennis Association received the donation to assist with hosting the Caribbean Jr. Invitational.
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WISHING WELL DONATE VEHICLE TO SUNSHINE HOME
March 30th 2017
St. James's Club & Villas
The Salvation Army – Sunshine Home for Girls were the proud recipients of a brand new vehicle donated by the foundation.
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WISHING WELL ASSISTS YOUNG HEART & CANCER PATIENTS
March 27th 2017
St. James's Club & Villas
The foundation has continued its ongoing efforts to help young Antiguans & Barbudans to get much needed medical assistance.
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VERANDAH RESORT AND SPA DEBUT ITS NEWEST ROOM CATEGORY
March 8th 2017
The Verandah Resort & Spa
Bookings now open for the resort's new two bedroom villas with plunge pools, plus new waterfront double suites now available.
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WISHING WELL DONATES TO UNIQUE SWIMMING & THERAPEUTIC PROGRAMME
February 27th 2017
The Verandah Resort & Spa
The donated will allow the children with special needs to enjoy the programme for the next three months.
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CATERING SERVICE AVAILABLE
October 16th 2017
Ana's On the Beach
Ana's on the Beach has a newly revamped menu for the 2017- 2018 season, and are catering for large groups, private events, business conference lunch or any special occasion.
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WISHING WELL EXPANDS DONATIONS
January 13th 2017
St. James's Club & Villas
The Foundation has expanded donations to the library/literacy initiative called "Hands Across the Sea" by adding 4 new schools to its programme.
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SCHOOL BREAKFAST PROGRAMME RECEIVES ANOTHER DONATION
January 10th 2017
The Verandah Resort & Spa
The Irene B. Williams School received another vital donation from Wishing Well Inc. Foundation.
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WISHING WELL INC. SPREADS CHEER
December 22nd 2016
St. James's Club & Villas
An undisclosed sum was donated to patients who are no longer physically in medical or care institutions, but are still very much in need of support.
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CASTAWAYS ANTIGUA REVAMPED
December 5th 2016
Castaways On The Beach
Now under new management, Castaways Antigua has a new look and vibe! They have revamped their entire facility, menu and decor.
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WISHING WELL INC. DONATION REACHES THE HEART OF STUDENTS
December 1st 2016
St. James's Club & Villas
This month’s donation will provide breakfast for over 100 students who attend the Irene B. Williams Secondary School.
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WISHING WELL CONTINUES SPONSORSHIP FOR MIKO’S BIKE MANIA
November 25th 2016
Galley Bay Resort & Spa
The foundation continues on the journey with Tamiko Butler, the driving force behind Miko’s Bike Mania.
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GIFT BASKETS & GIFT CERTIFICATES AVAILABLE
November 21st 2016
Ticchio-Italian Food and Wine
For a special occasion or the holiday season, give the gift of fine Italian food and wine in the form of a gift certificate or gift basket, from Ticchio Italian Food & Wine.
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FITNESS & MINDFULNESS OPTIONS LAUNCHED
November 21st 2016
St. James's Club & Villas
Elite Island Resorts Group, a collection of beachfront resorts in the Caribbean, launched new fitness and mindfulness options to its growing menu featuring free of charge well-being activities for guests.
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WISHING WELL INC. DONATES TO TOURISM CADET CORP
November 16th 2016
The Verandah Resort & Spa
Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Cadet Corp received the donation to make their upcoming Fun Day & Luncheon fundraiser a memorable event.
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ELITE ISLAND RESORTS WINS FOUR 2016 MAGELLAN AWARDS
November 3rd 2016
St. James's Club & Villas
The leading Caribbean resort group was awarded multiple Silver and Gold Magellan Awards.
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CANCER PATIENTS RECEIVE MEDICAL & NUTRITIONAL DONATION
October 26th 2016
St. James's Club & Villas
Social Worker of the MSJMC, Miss Koren Norton accepted the donations on behalf of the patients from Wishing Well Inc. Foundation.
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SUNSHINE HOME FOR GIRLS WELCOMES DONATION & COMMITMENT
October 24th 2016
St. James's Club & Villas
Staff members of the Home were on hand to receive a generous donation from Wishing Well Inc. Foundation.
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DONATION TO BREAST SCREENING HEALTH FAIR
October 10th 2016
St. James's Club & Villas
Wishing Well Inc. assisted AUA students with EC$500 care packages supplies for breast screening health fair.
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ELITE ISLAND RESORTS STAFF PARTICIPATE IN BEACH CLEAN-UP ACTIVITIES
September 19th 2016
St. James's Club & Villas
Elite Island Resorts staff joined forces to clean up Ffryes, Hawksbill and Long Bay beaches in Antigua.
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CECELIA'S HIGH POINT CAFE REVIEW
September 12th 2016
Cecilia's
Read the raving review of Cecilia's posted by Blogger, Jennifer Ritchie of Antigua Views - Creativity in the Caribbean island of Antigua.
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POLICE WEEK RECEIVES TIMELY DONATION
September 12th 2016
St. James's Club & Villas
The Wishing Well Inc. donated EC$10,000 towards Police Week under the theme “With Renewed Energy, Beyond All Boundaries, We Serve With Dignity."
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CECILIA'S OPENING TIMES
July 30th 2018
Cecilia's
Open on Mondays and Thursdays from 12pm to 9pm. Friday - Saturday from 12pm - 4pm, and 11am at on Sundays.
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WISHING WELL INC. ASSIST YOUNG ANTIGUANS
August 29th 2016
St. James's Club & Villas
Four young Antiguans were the recipients of funds towards their tuition fees to further their tertiary education.
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JACQUI O’S: A MUST-DO DINING EXPERIENCE
May 9th 2016
Jacqui O's Beach House
Check out this post from Naya Blue and Mango Eddie of Caribbean Soul Trekkers on their visit to Jacqui O’s.
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TICCHIO LAUNCHES BREAKFAST SERVICE
February 24th 2016
Ticchio-Italian Food and Wine
Head out and enjoy a nice cup of tea, coffee or cappuccino along with some delicious cakes and sandwiches at Ticchio Italian Food and Wine from Monday, February 29.
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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT
September 3rd 2018
Castaways On The Beach
September 6th is the last day to get your fill of sumptuous Indian cuisine as the talented Indian chefs at Castaways will be going on holiday.
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THE VERANDAH WINS 2015 TRIPADVISOR ACCOLADES
June 2nd 2015
The Verandah Resort & Spa
Leading Caribbean resort group receives numerous awards from TripAdvisor.
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VERANDAH WINS A 2015 TRAVEL WEEKLY MAGELLAN AWARD
September 28th 2015
The Verandah Resort & Spa
The Verandah Resort & Spa in Antigua awarded a Silver Magellan Award in the Family Resort category
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GALLEY BAY WINS 2015 TRIPADVISOR ACCOLADES
June 2nd 2015
Galley Bay Resort & Spa
Leading Caribbean resort group receives numerous awards from TripAdvisor.
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TRIPADVISOR GREENLEADERS PROGRAM
April 22nd 2015
The Verandah Resort & Spa
The Verandah Resort & Spa, Antigua proudly announced it has been accepted as a Gold level GreenLeader in the TripAdvisor program.
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JACQUI O'S IN CARIBBEAN JOURNAL TOP 50 BEACH BARS
November 3rd 2015
Jacqui O's Beach House
Jacqui O's was the only bar listed from Antigua and Barbuda in Caribbean Journal Top 50 Beach Bars in the Caribbean.
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JORDANIAN PRINCE DINES AT BEACHLIMERZ
October 26th 2015
BeachLimerZ
Barry 'Scorpion' Edwards welcomed Jordan's Prince Ali bin Hussein to BeachLimerZ on Sunday, October 18 2015.
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VIDEO OF JACQUI O'S AND OPENING TIMES
November 3rd 2017
Jacqui O's Beach House
Watch the video to see what they are offering.
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ANA’S FEATURED IN LORD’S TAVERNERS BLACK TIE EVENT
October 13th 2015
Ana's On the Beach
As dinner for two at Ana’s Restaurant & Art Gallery with cricketing legend Sir Andy Roberts.
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ELITE ISLAND RESORTS WINS MULTIPLE TRAVEL WEEKLY MAGELLAN AWARDS
October 9th 2015
St. James's Club & Villas
Travel Weekly has recently announced the winners of the 2015 Magellan Awards.
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FANTASTIC ALL ROUND ON TRIPADVISOR
July 29th 2015
BeachLimerZ
Read some of the fantastic reviews on Tripadvisor.com of BeachlimerZ Restaurant and Bar.
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ST. JAMES CLUB AWARDED TRIPADVISOR HALL OF FAME AWARD
July 29th 2015
St. James's Club & Villas
After receiving the Certificate of Excellence 5 years in a row.
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ANA'S PAY CARD
June 12th 2015
Ana's On the Beach
Pick up an Ana's Pay Card, put on a limit and swipe as you go.
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2015 FAMILY VACATION CRITIC FAVORITE HOTEL
May 14th 2015
St. James's Club & Villas
Planning a family vacation? Look no further! St. James's Club has been named a 2015 Family Vacation Critic Favorite!
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CECILIA'S IS "A PERFECT SPOT TO RELAX"
February 3rd 2015
Cecilia's
A recent review of the restaurant on Trip Advisor noted the relaxing setting, great food and warmth of the owner.
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TICCHIO'S SHOP AT VILLAGE WALK IS OPEN
October 25th 2017
Ticchio-Italian Food and Wine
The shop sells a wide range of wines, deli items, cookies, confectionery and more.
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ANA'S ART GALLERY NOW OPEN
January 12th 2015
Ana's On the Beach
Housed at the restaurant on Dickenson Bay, the collection features works of Antiguan artists.
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BEACHLIMERZ IS BIRTHDAY PARTY CENTRAL
September 9th 2014
BeachLimerZ
This beachside location has become a favorite spot for family birthday celebrations, with many extras added by the restaurant staff.
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JACQUI O’S: “A CHARMING AND CHIC RETREAT”
August 13th 2014
Jacqui O's Beach House
says a recent visitor who enjoyed the beach restaurant and called it "cool, understated and achingly hip!"
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JACQUI O'S LOVE BEACH -- REFRESHED, REOPENED
July 10th 2014
Jacqui O's Beach House
The iconic beach restaurant at Crabs Hill has undergone a renewal, and will reopen on July 11.
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“BEST VIEWS” AND "DELICIOUS HOME COOKING” AT DENNIS RESTAURANT
July 2nd 2014
Dennis Cocktail Bar & Restaurant
were some of the enthusiastic comments by recent visitors in their reviews on Trip Advisor.
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2014 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE WINNER!
May 29th 2014
St. James's Club & Villas
Guests have spoken and TripAdvisor has awarded St. James’s Club with their prestigious Certificate of Excellence.
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JACQUI O'S CITED FOR EXCELLENCE
May 29th 2014
Jacqui O's Beach House
Jacqui O's Beach House Restaurant has been awarded a Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2014 in recognition of the many positive reviews it has garnered.
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DENNIS RECEIVES CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE
May 29th 2014
Dennis Cocktail Bar & Restaurant
Dennis Cocktail Bar & Restaurant on Ffryes Bay received a Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2014 in recognition of the many great reviews it has garnered.
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CECILIA'S AWARDED FOR EXCELLENCE
May 29th 2014
Cecilia's
Based on outstanding reviews, Cecilia's High Point Cafe was awarded a Certificate of Excellence 2014 by Trip Advisor.
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COCONUT GROVE FEATURED ON TEMPO TV
May 19th 2014
Coconut Grove
On the new "Delicious" TV series appearing on Tempo TV, a show featuring Coconut Grove Restaurant will be shown on May 19 at 8 pm.
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“FULLY DESERVING OF 5-STAR RATING”
February 6th 2014
Cecilia's
Happy guest vouch for Cecilia's five-star rating on Tripadvisor.
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JACQUI O'S OPENING HOURS
November 20th 2013
Jacqui O's Beach House
Jacqui O's Beach house is now open daily for lunch - Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 8pm
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"FANTASTIC LUNCH VENUE" - REVIEW OF CECILIA'S
November 7th 2013
Cecilia's
Tripadvisor.com allows travelers to review where they stayed, dined, and what they got up to on their vacation. Check out this review a happy guest wrote about Cecilia’s.
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STAY IN THE X FACTOR JUDGE'S HOUSE IN ANTIGUA
October 7th 2013
St. James's Club & Villas
Flash sale on holidays at the St James's Club Resort in Antigua, which was chosen as one of the X Factor Judge's Houses.
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ST. JAMES'S CLUB PLAYS HOST TO XFACTOR CREW
October 7th 2013
St. James's Club & Villas
St James's Club & Villas Antigua played host to this year's The X Factor judge, Nicole Scherzinger and her contestants, as well as The X Factor and The Xtra Factor crews,
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TOP 10 BEACH CHAIRS OF THE CARIBBEAN INCLUDES ST. JAMES'S
August 16th 2013
St. James's Club & Villas
The beach chairs at St. James's Club are considered among the Caribbean's top ten by Islands.com
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“GREAT PLACE TO CHILL WHILST WAITING FOR YOUR FLIGHT CONNECTION” - REVIEW
July 29th 2013
Jacqui O's Beach House
Here's an excellent review of Jacqui O's Beach House from Tripadvisor.com
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THE BACHELORETTE SEASON FINALE PREVIEW
July 17th 2013
St. James's Club & Villas
Check out the teaser video for the Bachelorette, and see the beautiful scenery of St. James's Club in which it was set
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FANS OF THE BACHELORETTE CAN WIN ANTIGUA GETAWAY
July 16th 2013
St. James's Club & Villas
Enter to Win a 7 Night all-inclusive stay at the St. James's Club Antigua
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MARRYING IN ANTIGUA -- A QUICK Q&A WITH ST. JAMES'S CLUB
July 4th 2013
St. James's Club & Villas
Paula Martin answers Wedding Ideas Magazine writer Pippa Ward's questions on marrying in the Caribbean island
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GALLEY BAY--ONE OF THE WORLD'S BEST
July 4th 2013
Galley Bay Resort & Spa
Galley Bay Resort has officially been ranked the #5 top resort in the Caribbean in the 2013 Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards
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FABULOUS STAY AT ST. JAMES CLUB - SUPER VACATION!
July 3rd 2013
St. James's Club & Villas
One enthused reviewer shares her enjoyable experience of St. James's on TripAdvisor
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DENNIS COCKTAIL BAR & RESTAURANT RECEIVES AHTA TOURISM AWARD
June 24th 2013
Dennis Cocktail Bar & Restaurant
The Tourism Awards recognize examples of excellence in the industry, and so acknowledge the merit of the Dennis Cocktail Bar & Restaurant
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WATCH THE BACHELORETTE IN ANTIGUA, THE CARIBBEAN
June 5th 2013
St. James's Club & Villas
Don't miss the two-part season finale of ABC's very popular reality show "The Bachelorette"--filmed right here in Antigua!
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"THE BEST VIEWS IN ANTIGUA" - REVIEW OF DENNIS
May 9th 2013
Dennis Cocktail Bar & Restaurant
Lyn S. writes, "If you want to visit the bar with the best views in the Caribbean go to see the delightful Dennis."
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TWO PRESTIGIOUS TRAVEL INDUSTRY AWARDS FOR GALLEY BAY RESORT & SPA
November 14th 2012
Galley Bay Resort & Spa
One of Antigua's best loved resorts, Galley Bay Resort & Spa, has picked up two prestigious travel industry awards.
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“SIMPLY THE BEST” AT CECILIA
October 16th 2012
Cecilia's
Tripadvisor.com allows guests to review where they stayed, dined and what they did on vacation. Take a look below at this excellent review of Cecilia's High Point Café.
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BEACH BAR & GRILL UNDERGOING EXPANSION
September 24th 2012
The Verandah Resort & Spa
The Beach Bar & Grill at Verandah Resort and Spa is currently undergoing expansion to extend its grounds.
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NEW RECEPTION AND CHECK IN AREA
September 12th 2012
St. James's Club & Villas
St James's Club introduces the new reception and under cover check in area, this is in addition to the Lobby area reception.
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“10 DAYS OF PARADISE!” AT GALLEY BAY RESORT & SPA
September 5th 2012
Galley Bay Resort & Spa
Tripadvisor.com allows guests to review where they stayed, dined and what they did on vacation. Take a look below at this excellent review of Galley Bay Resort & Spa.
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“BEAUTIFUL RESORT, WELL WORTH A VISIT!” AT VERANDAH RESORT & SPA
August 28th 2012
The Verandah Resort & Spa
Tripadvisor.com allows guests to review where they stayed, dined and what they did on vacation. Take a look below at this excellent review of Verandah Resort & Spa.
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ST. JAMES - "PERFECT PARADISE FOR YOU & THE PICKNEY"
July 13th 2012
St. James's Club & Villas
TripAdvisor allows guests to make unbiased holiday reviews and give advice about places they stayed, restaurants they dined, what they did on their vacation and lots more.
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“GREAT VIEW & WONDERFUL ISLAND CUISINE”– DENNIS COCKTAIL BAR & RESTAURANT
February 21st 2012
Dennis Cocktail Bar & Restaurant
Tripadvisor.com allows travelers to review where they stayed, dined, and what they got up to on their vacation. Check out this review a happy guest wrote about Dennis Cocktail Bar & Restaurant.
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“PARADISE!!” – GALLEY BAY RESORT & SPA
December 14th 2011
Galley Bay Resort & Spa
Tripadvisor.com allows travelers to review where they stayed, dined, and what they got up to on their vacation. Check out this review a happy guest wrote about Galley Bay Resort & Spa.
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THE VERANDAH RESORT & SPA UNVEILS NEW 18-HOLE MINI GOLF COURSE
December 14th 2011
The Verandah Resort & Spa
Elite Island Resorts is pleased to announce the addition of an 18-hole mini-golf course at the Verandah Resort & Spa, located on the Caribbean island of Antigua.
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