The Verandah Resort & Spa
Antigua, West Indies

Distance from hotel to the capital city of St. John's, 15 miles (24 kms).
Distance from hotel to V.C. Bird International Airport (ANU), 15 miles (24 kms).  

This full service luxury resort offers 200 suites situated on 30 spectacular waterfront acres, hidden away on the untouched northeast coast of Antigua. It lies adjacent to a designated National Park and incorporates marked nature trails, powder soft white sand beaches and crystal clear turquoise waters where guest enjoy a breath-taking authentic tropical island experience. All spacious villas blend classic Caribbean style with modern comforts many of the villas are waterfront, all with stunning views of the bay & ocean. Each single story duplex is 700 square feet. The combined living and sleeping areas include a king size bed and queen sleeper sofa, comfortably accommodating up to four people. The convenient interconnecting Verandah doors between adjoining suites mean easy access for family and friends. Antigua's eco-friendly luxury beach resort & spa.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Activities Desk
  • Aerobic Classes
  • Aerobics (aqua)
  • Babysitting Services ($)
  • Banquet Room
  • Bars/Lounges (3)
  • Beach (onsite)
  • Beauty Salon
  • Billiards
  • Breakfast Room
  • Business Center
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Children's Activities
  • Children's Playground
  • Concierge
  • Conference Rooms
  • Currency Exchange
  • Dive Center (nearby) ($)
  • Doctor (on call)
  • Entertainment (nightly)
  • Exercise Classes
  • Gift Shop
  • Hiking
  • Hospitality Desk
  • Ice Machines
  • Internet Access (high speed, wireless) ($)
  • Laundry Service ($)
  • Library
  • Medical Services ($)
  • Meeting Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Parking Facility
  • Pools (children's) (3)
  • Poolside Grill
  • Restaurants (4)
  • Running Track/Path
  • Safe Deposit Boxes (in room)
  • Shuffleboard
  • Shuttle
  • Snack Bar
  • Suites (200)
  • Sundries Shop
  • Taxi Stand ($)
  • Tennis Instructor ($)
  • Tour Desk
  • Tours & Excursions ($)
  • Umbrellas (beach/pool)
  • Volleyball (beach)
  • Watersports (non-motorized)
  • Wedding Coordinator
  • Wedding Site
Tranquility Spa & Salon offers four well appointed massage rooms that offer private bathrooms and showers, a lovely facial room and sauna Floors: (1) no elevators Golf (nearby): (2) 18-hole Miniature Golf Course, A beautiful 18 hole tropical course, set amidst waterfalls, ponds and local landscape. The Verandah putting course was designed to replicate the bends and breaks found on real golf courses. Reggae, blues, and soft jazz emanate from hidden speakers around the course. Golf cart shuttle service also available. Children's Club Kids Club for children 2-12 years old (if potty trained) with a children's wading pool with water features, outdoor play system, outdoor seating/hangout areas, sand pit, semi-enclosed art area, cable television, movies, video games, sleeping area, kitchen, rock climbing wall and soft padded flooring. Tennis Courts: (2) Tennis courts with artificial turf, lit for night play. Fitness Center Fitness center offers complete cardio equipment, treadmills, weight training machines and free-weight equipment. It also has full-length floor-to-ceiling mirrors, towels and chilled water. Aerobics classes are available. Pools: (2) Two freshwater swimming pools, one of which is adults only. Miscellaneous Amenities  

• Mini Cinema ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Markets (back to top)

, Family Friendly and Beach.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 3:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm  

Early check-in/check-out policy: Early check-in and late check-out is on a request basis, is subject to availability, and is at an additional charge.  

Children Policy:  

• 2017-2018:  

• Effective dates: 01/03/17-04/06/18  

• Children under 2 years old stay for free.  

• Children ages 2-11 pay the child rate when sharing a room with one or more adults (using existing bedding).  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2017-2018:  

• Hillside Suite - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Waterview Suite - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Waterfront Suite - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Superior Waterfront Suite - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Waterfront Spa Suite - 2 adults.  

• Two Bedroom Villa - 6 adults or 2 adults and 4 children.  

• Two Bedroom Plunge Pool Villa - 6 adults or 2 adults and 4 children.  

Hillside Suite, (ILL) are single story duplex villas approximately 700 sq. ft. in classic Caribbean styled architecture. A combined living and sleeping area includes a king size bed and queen sleeper sofa, comfortably accommodating up to four people. A convenient exterior connecting door between adjoining units make it easy for family and friends to stay together. Cribs available.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed and 1 sofa bed (queen). View: Hillside.  

Water View Suite, (WRV) are single story duplex villas with slight water views approximately 700 sq. ft. in classic Caribbean styled architecture. A combined living and sleeping area includes a king size bed and queen sleeper sofa, comfortably accommodating up to four people. A convenient exterior connecting door between adjoining units make it easy for family and friends to stay together. Cribs available.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed and 1 sofa bed (queen). View: Partial Bay.  

Waterfront Suite, (WFS) are single story duplex villas with spectacular bay views approximately 700 sq. ft. in classic Caribbean styled architecture. A combined living and sleeping area includes a king size bed and a queen sleeper sofa, comfortably accommodating up to four people. A convenient exterior connecting door between adjoining units make it easy for family and friends to stay together. Cribs available.  

Superior Waterfront Suite, (W4S) are single story duplex villas with spectacular bay views; directly facing the sea/beach approximately 700 sq. ft. in classic Caribbean styled architecture. A combined living and sleeping area includes a king size bed and queen sleeper sofa, comfortably accommodating up to four people. A convenient exterior connecting door between adjoining units make it easy for family and friends to stay together. Cribs available.  

Waterfront Spa Suite, (POM) these suites are valid for adults only, and require a 7 night minimum stay. Description as per Waterfront Suites, plus the below; The Waterfront Spa Suite category must be booked and reported for the Waterfront Suite Spa package to be valid (please review the Waterfront Suite Spa Package information).  

Two Bedroom Villa, (2BV) Perfect for families, these new Two Bedroom Villas are situated on top of the hill. Each Villa provides living/dining area, flat screen television and balcony. Kitchens are fully equipped with bar seating for two, microwave oven, 2 burner cook-top, small refrigerator, toaster, coffee maker, granite counter tops, and seating area for up to 6 persons. The master bedroom has private balcony, ceiling fan, flat screen television, and master bath with two pedestal sink and shower. The second bedroom offers ceiling fan, two twin beds and ensuite bathroom with bathtub shower combo. Additionally there is a pull-out queen sofa bed in the living room with flat screen television.  

Two Bedroom Plunge Pool Villa, Perfect for families and small gatherings of up to six guests. Situated on top of a hill with an idyllic bay view, each villa has a living/ dining area, a flat-screen television and a verandah. Kitchens are fully equipped with a breakfast bar with seating for two, a microwave oven, a two-burner stove top, a full-sized refrigerator, a toaster, a coffee maker, granite counter tops and a dining table with seating for up to six guests. The master bedroom has a private verandah, a flat-screen television and an ensuite shower room with two pedestal sinks. The second bedroom offers twin beds, an ensuite bathroom with a bathtub/ shower combo, a flat-screen. Each Villa has their own plunge 7 ft. x 9 ft. pools and has a hard cover and safety gate for small children.  

Please Note:  

• Each suite contains one king bed and one sofa which converts to a queen bed in the same room. There are no privacy curtains between the two sleeping areas.  

All accommodations include: microwave, maid service, air conditioning, safe (in accommodation), alarm clock, safety deposit box, balcony or patio, shower, bathroom, sink, bathtub, smoke detector, ceiling fan, telephone (direct dial), coffee/tea maker, television (satellite), connecting rooms, crib (on request), hairdryer, iron, ironing board, kitchenette and radio.  

Mini Refrigerator Mini refrigerator is not stocked  

Rollaway Bed (on Request): ($)  

• Rollaway beds are available on request at an additional cost.  

Internet Access: ($)  

• Internet access is subject to availability and available at an additional cost.  

 

($) Denotes a fee may be charged.  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Beach Bar & Grill, Perched above Lover's Beach, offering views of the entire cove, light lunch, snacks, beer, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages and a la carte dining at night (reservations required), and enjoy the fresh sea breeze in this open air eatery.  

Poolside Bar, at main swimming pool.  

Wadadli Snack Shack, beachfront bar offering beverages grilled snacks and lunch.  

Buccaneer, Casual, fun, family-friendly air-conditioned restaurant. It serves lighter, family-friendly fare such as pastas, pizza and burgers.  

Nicole's, enclosed, air conditioned, open for dinner only, All Inclusive guest (adults & children) will pay an additional supplement per person per reservation. Tailored Bermuda-length shorts, "short shorts" or cutoffs are not allowed.  

Cuisine: Caribbean.  

Seabreeze, Main restaurant, this air-conditioned restaurant offers buffet meals. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.  

Add-On Package (Honeymoon 17-18) (back to top)

HONEYMOON PACKAGE 2017-2018 This is a complimentary honeymoon package, please see details below.  

Booking Dates: 07/13/2015 - 04/06/2018 Travel Dates: 01/03/2017 - 04/06/2018  

Package Inclusions:  

• Fruit plate  

• Sparkling wine  

• A 25% discount off clients first spa treatment (not applicable at the hair salon)  

Please Note:  

• Spa discounts are based off the full rate card spa treatments and are not combinable with local discounts.  

• Designation as a honeymoon couple must appear in the reservation request.  

• Proof of recent marriage may be required upon check-in.  

Add-On Package (Weddings 17-18) (back to top)

WEDDING PACKAGE 2017-2018 A complimentary Wedding Package is offered with a 7-night stay in the categories specified below. If guests do not meet the criteria the Wedding Package may be purchased at a cost to the couple.  

Booking Dates: 01/03/2016 - 04/06/2018 Travel Dates: 01/03/2017 - 04/06/2018  

Package Inclusions:  

• Decorated site for wedding ceremony (the wedding is set up for a max 6 people based on inclusions below)  

• Best Man/Maid of Honor (if needed)  

• Bouquet of fresh local flowers for the Bride  

• Boutonniere for the Groom  

• Single tier wedding cake  

• One bottle of sparkling wine  

• All hotel taxes and gratuities  

Please Note:  

• Residency: One business day is required to process the legal application required for the marriage license.  

• A registrar and licensing fee is charged per wedding which includes all licenses, services of the registrar and copy of the marriage certification. (To be paid locally)  

• Transportation to and from minister office is not included.  

• Optional extras that are not included (and are at an additional cost) are music & entertainment; photography & videography; reception; additional flowers & decor.  

• Optional extra are provided by third-party independent contractors, and the resort is not responsible for quality.  

• Cost of transportation to Legal Affairs and the High Court is not included.  

• Transfers must be paid directly to the driver  

• Government offices are not open on public holidays.  

• A Free Wedding is available with a 7 night stay (or longer) on the All Inclusive (AI) Plan in a Waterfront category or higher.  

• Some restrictions apply for the Free Wedding Package, may not be combinable with some offers and/or packages (unless otherwise specified).  

• All Free Weddings also require a local registrar and licensing fee (subject to local change and is payable to the local authorities).  

• A taxi to town for legal paperwork is also not included with the Free Wedding package.  

• Weddings will not be scheduled over the holidays (12/22/16-01/02/17).  

Required Documentation:  

• Please travel with valid passports, immigration cards (stamped locally at airport). If divorced original proof of Decree Absolute; if widowed, original death certificate; original proof of name change by Deed Poll; if under 18 years of age, evidence of consent of parents is required in the form of an original Affidavit by a Notary Public. N.B. Documents such as birth certificates and Decree Absolutes must be officially translated into English.  

Specialty Package (All Inclusive 17-18) (back to top)

ALL INCLUSIVE PACKAGE 2017-2018  

Booking Dates: 01/03/2016 - 04/06/2018 Travel Dates: 01/03/2017 - 04/06/2018  

Package Inclusions:  

• Accommodations  

• All meals (breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea 3-6pm, dinner and snacks)  

• All beverages (name-brand liquors, house wine by the glass, Caribbean beer, tropical coolers and soft drinks by the glass)  

• Non-motorized watersports (windsurfing, snorkeling, kayaking, hobie-style catamarans, paddle boats, stand up paddle boarding)  

• Tennis  

• Freshwater swimming pools -18-hole miniature golf  

• Scheduled evening entertainment  

• All tips, taxes and service charge  

Please Note:  

• Room service is not available.  

Specialty Package (All Inclusive Plus 17) (back to top)

ALL INCLUSIVE PLUS PROGRAM 2017 Up to 2 adults per room can receive the All Inclusive features plus the added values listed below when booking this All Inclusive Plus Program.  

Booking Dates: 05/11/2017 - 10/31/2017 Travel Dates: 05/10/2017 - 10/31/2017  

Package Inclusions:  

• Accommodation  

• One bottle of sparkling wine in room on arrival  

• Two 45-minute massages per room at Spa Tranquility  

• One night complimentary dining at Nicole's  

• One catamaran trip for two on the Calypso Cat Catamaran to Bird Island (weather permitting)  

Package Minimum Stay: 7 nights  

Please Note:  

• Offer Code: 17AIPLUS.  

• Valid category: Superior Waterfront Suite (only).  

• A 7-night minimum stay is required and a 28-night maximum stay is permitted.  

• Offer is based on double occupancy.  

• Children may travel and will be required to pay nightly child rate, but the All Inclusive Plus Program will only apply for two adults in the room.  

• Only combinable with the current 2017 IS Special promotional rates.  

• Valid for US sales only.  

Specialty Package (Renewal of Vows 17-18) (back to top)

RENEWAL OF VOWS PACKAGE 2017-2018  

Booking Dates: 01/03/2016 - 04/06/2018 Travel Dates: 01/03/2017 - 04/06/2018  

Package Inclusions:  

• Services of a Wedding Coordinator  

• Decorated site for the ceremony (the Renewal of Vows celebrations is set up for a max 6 people including couple based on inclusions below)  

• Single tier cake  

• Commemorative certificate  

• One bottle of sparkling wine  

Please Note:  

• A fee is charged on all Renewal of Vows to include a Marriage officer. (To be paid locally)  

• Free Renewal of Vows with a minimum 7 night stay or longer when booking the All Inclusive (AI) package in a Waterfront category or higher.  

• Free Renewal of Vows may not be combinable with some offers and/or packages.  

• All Free Renewal of Vows also require a Marriage officer fee, (subject to local change and is payable to the local authorities).  

• Renewal of Vows Ceremonies will not be scheduled over the holidays (12/22/16-01/02/17).  

Specialty Package (Waterfront Suite Spa 17-18) (back to top)

WATERFRONT SUITE SPA PACKAGE 2017-2018  

Booking Dates: 06/08/2016 - 04/06/2018 Travel Dates: 01/03/2017 - 04/06/2018  

Package Inclusions:  

• Waterfront Spa Suite accommodation (package is only valid with this accommodation)  

• Daily spa treatments from a selected menu, 45-minute treatment per day included.  

Package Minimum Stay: 7 nights  

Please Note:  

• A spa treatment is included daily excluding the day of arrival and departure (i.e. 5 per person per 7 night stay).  

• Guests will be accommodated in a Waterfront Spa Suite - bookings must be reported as Waterfront Spa Suite for offers to be validated.  

• A specific spa package menu is designed and exclusive to this offer.  

• Treatments are non transferable and based on a per person usage.  

Package inclusions are subject to change.  

Bonus Features (back to top)

 

2017-2018 Bonus Features:  

 

• Daily entertainment  

• Daily activities  

• Welcome cocktail upon arrival  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

 

Children's Programs:  

• Supervised children's program  

• Children's complex & playground  

Dress Code:  

• Day time: In the restaurants, shoes are worn and bathing suits must be covered and dry.  

Evening Time (after 6:30pm): A 'Summer Casual' dress code for evening dining will apply. At Nicole's Restaurant, dress is elegant (long pants and collared shirt). Long pants, dresses, skirts. Dress shirts with long or short sleeves. Dress shoes or dress sandals.  

Please Note:  

• Ripped jeans, flip-flops, all beachwear, t-shirts and sneakers are not considered 'Summer Casual'.  

Internet Access:  

• Guests traveling with their personal laptops will have complimentary wireless access at the guest services area, main lobby area around the main swimming pool, adult only (Oasis) pool and the main bar.  

• Wi-Fi is now available in rooms at an additional cost (based on availability).  

Credit Card Requirements:  

• All Inclusive guests are required to provide a credit card at check-into for possible incidentals not included on the AI plan (i.e. phone calls, bottled wine, bottled water, gift shop purchases and laundry services).  

General Destination Information - Important:  

• Please advise all clients traveling to Antigua:  

• That the wearing of camouflage or military apparel is illegal, and enforceable by law.  

Local Attractions (back to top)

Tourist Attractions Nearby:  

• Capital City St. John's (duty free shopping)  

• Nature Sanctuaries Green & Bird Islands  

• Devil's Bridge