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  • Writer's pictureJessie Ladipo

Sexiest Honeymoon Resorts in Antigua

Updated: Aug 2, 2020

When people picture the Caribbean, they often see turquoise waters and miles of soft white sand. And evenings spent sipping rum punches, daiquiris, and Pina Coladas as the sunsets. Couples can get all this and more on Antigua. One hundred eight square miles of tropical beauty lying a mere 3 hours from Miami. You won't have to fight drunk college students for beach beds in Antigua! It has a whopping 365 beaches, ensuring that no one feels crowded. Antigua is home to barefoot luxury and honeymoon-worthy resorts; it attracts travelers who desire a refined vibe on their tropical getaway. Here are the sexiest honeymoon resorts in Antigua.

Cosseted away from the main tourist areas of Antigua lies the upscale Hermitage Bay resort. With only 30 suites spread over 17 acres of pristine beachfront, all of your worries (and the other guests) seen far away. Sustainably harvested tropical woods are the highlights of the airy and charming suites. You will find prime ocean views with outdoor showers, freestanding tubs, and canopy beds; the protected bay offers plenty of snorkeling, windsurfing, and sailing. Hermitage Bay features in our Best Luxury All-Inclusive Resorts in the World (Part 1).

The majority of resorts in Antigua tend to be small and intimate. The Sandals resort is the exception to that rule. With is 373 luxurious rooms, it is the epitome of a Caribbean mega-resort. It is so large that you could easily get lost in the 27 acres of lush grounds. This resort is perfect for honeymooners who desire tons of options for filling their days. You won't run out of things to do because of Sandals, six swimming pools, eleven restaurants and bars, a remarkable spa, and a tennis court.

Overlooking the Caribbean Sea ensconced in 27 acres of lush tropical paradise lies the iconic Curtain Bluff. It has 72 intimate, oceanfront suites featuring private, infinity-edge pools with stunning views; floor to ceiling windows replaces TVs and computers. The windows provide gorgeous sunset vistas. The staff's attention to detail is evident in every area of the resort.

Set in one of the most gorgeous, peaceful places in the world, Jumby Bay is an island for couples who crave simple pleasures. This private isle is only reachable by boat because it lies 2 miles off Antigua's northeast coast. You will marvel at the white-powdered beaches and the paths that wind through the lavish island. This undiscovered gem is the best resort in all of the Caribbean! If you're seeking over-the-top luxury on Antigua, Jumby Bay Island is the resort for you. I included Jumby Bay in my Best All-Inclusive Resort in the World (Part 2).

Perched on a bluff overlooking the sea, Cocobay is a charming, boutique resort with 57 separate cottage-style bungalows. Expect an authentic and rustic experience at this hidden treasure; the cottages feature exposed wood beams, balcony hammocks, and some have private plunge pools. This posh adults-only hotel caters to couples, wedding parties, and honeymooners.

Hammock Cove is a brand new eco-luxury waterfront resort lying on Antigua's northeast coastline. With its climactic stone arch and awe-inspiring ocean spindrifts, Hammock Cove will soon be Antigua's top luxury retreats. Any couple seeking a sophisticated, personalized island holiday will love the seclusion and exclusion that comes with a stay at Hammock Cove.

Undergo upscale adults-only luxury in the privacy of the first and only overwater bungalows on the stunning island of Antigua. Situated on the picturesque shores of Deep Bay, each villa offers an idyllic ambiance and flawless views of the Caribbean Sea. It is an excellent locale to spend tranquil evenings watching the sunset. Royalton features in my Romantic Caribbean Resorts with Overwater Bungalows.

Approximately 5 miles west of St. John's on the western coast of Antigua lies Galley Bay. Galley Bay isn't Antigua's most elegant resort, but it doesn't need to be. It possesses a simple Caribbean style and a truly gorgeous beach. Select a Gauguin Suite if you seek seclusion. These thatched-roof suites offer private pools and patios near the lush lagoon.

The Inn at English Harbour lies less than 13 miles southeast of the capital. Indulge yourself at this lovely Britain inspired resort. Magnificently lush green landscape encompass clear emerald blue waters. The semi-enclosure ensures a feeling of privacy and seclusion. The Inn combines the ideal balance of Colonial-style buildings with spacious and modern comfort. I highly recommend booking one of the cottages because they sit right on the glorious beachfront.

Tucked in a verdant green cove on Antigua's southern coast, Carlisle Bay concentrates on offering an environment that is both modern and relaxing. All of its 87 suites boast stunning ocean views and floor-to-ceiling windows that lead to private balconies. The resort has dedicated segments for both families and twosomes. It successfully attracts both groups with its captivating white-sand beach, calm ocean, water sports, and exciting kids' club.

Perched on a lush green hillside and encircled by miles of blissful azure sits the adorable Cocos Hotel. It is both rustic and luxurious boutique resort sandwiched between two gorgeous white sand beaches and comprised of 34 quaint cottages overlooking the scenic ocean bluff. Do you desire breathtaking views? Splurge on a bungalow with a private cliff-side infinity pool. Cocos is perfect for honeymooners endeavoring to discover a peaceful sanctuary far from hectic cosmopolitan life.

Does wedding planning stress you out to the point that you want nothing more to escape to a private island? If you answered, yes, Antigua is the ideal choice for you. It is secluded, gorgeous, laidback, and home to the best beaches in the Caribbean. A slice of heaven here on Earth, Antigua is one of the most romantic Caribbean islands. These resorts encompass the sexiest honeymoon resorts in Antigua.

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