Tranquility Bay is situated in the south west of Antigua, right on a dazzling white, sandy beach that stretches for a mile. The hotel has the distinction of being the only all-suite hotel on Antigua and it is ideal for families or groups who need a bit more space.
Antigua is practically surrounded by a coral reef which provides a calming influence on the warm waters of the Caribbean Sea. This means that the beach at the hotel makes for good swimming and water sports. It also has plenty of hideaways amongst the palms, ideal for setting up a sun lounger or stretching out on a beach towel to develop your tan.
Guests at Tranquility Bay enjoy full access to the water sports facilities of the neighbouring Jolly Beach Resort. These include snorkelling, sailing on catamarans, windsurfing, kayaking and pedalos. Use of the swimming pools is also free of charge for those who prefer swimming in fresh water. Land-based activities at Jolly Beach Resort are also available to Tranquility Bay guests and these include a fully-equipped fitness centre, tennis courts, a spa, and a choice of restaurants.
Children are not left out of the picture as they have their own Kidz Club which keeps them occupied with activities such as dance lessons, art and craft lessons and story-telling.
There is also a steady programme of entertainment at the hotel which features local performers in calypso music, limbo dancing and fire-eating.
For a change of scenery the hotel can arrange excursions to the various attractions of the island. These include such delights as a kayak tour through the mangroves and a trip round the island in a Land Rover.
The all-suite accommodation and the lovely surroundings and climate, make Tranquility Bay a popular choice for weddings. They have wedding plans available which have many options so a wedding unique to each couple can be arranged. The hotel’s wedding co-ordinator will do all the hard work of making the arrangements. All the happy couple have to do is turn up and enjoy them!
Although the suites are fully-equipped for preparing meals there will be times when you feel like eating out. The Tranquility Bay can offer a meal plan valid at the nearby Jolly Beach Resort. There are five restaurants to choose from and a variety of plans. There are also plenty of fine restaurant in the area and the hotel staff will be pleased to make recommendations.
Tranquility Bay resort offers 64 spacious guest suites, all of which are generously equipped with self-catering facilities, including full kitchens. The rooms, which feature Caribbean-style furnishings and decor, are currently undergoing refurbishment.
All suites feature the following standard amenities:
- Wi-Fi - complimentary
- Music centre
- Hairdryer, bath robes
- Safe, iron/ironing board
- Air conditioning and ceiling fans
- Playstation/DVD players – available on request
- Cots, high-chairs, playpen – available on request
Kitchen amenities include - Stovetop, fridge/freezer, toaster oven, coffee maker, blender, microwave, crockery, cookware, cutlery and glassware.
All accommodation features separate bedrooms, living room with sofa-bed, full kitchen, dining area, generous closet space. The spacious, private balcony offers harbour and/or garden views.
One-bedroom Suite – 733 square feet
This suite has one king bed and a bathroom with walk-in shower. Guests have access to complimentary on-site laundry facilities. Maximum occupancy is two adults and two children, or three adults.
Two-bedroom Suite – 1, 345 square feet
The master bedroom has one king bed, a sitting area and an en-suite with large bath and shower. A second bedroom has two full-size beds and an en-suite with walk-in shower. Features include a larger living-room and a utility room with a washer and dryer. Maximum occupancy is four adults and two children or five adults.
Deluxe Two-bedroom Suite – 2, 130 square feet
The master bedroom has one king bed, a sitting area and an en-suite with large bath and shower. A second bedroom has two full-size beds and an en-suite with walk-in shower. Additional features include the spacious wrap-around balcony with Jacuzzi tub, larger living-room and a utility room with a washer and dryer. Maximum occupancy is four adults and two children or five adults.
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