Voting for the M&IT Awards 2020 has now closed.
Finalists will be announced the week commencing 6th January
Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa
The winner of the M&IT Awards 2020 voting prize will receive a 7 night stay for 2 at our gold award winning, Luxury Included® Sandals Grande Antigua resort in a Mediterranean Club Level Suite, economy flights, along with an Island Routes Caribbean Adventures excursion whilst in resort.
Voted “Best Overseas Hotel” at the 2019 M&IT Awards, Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa is located on Antigua’s most famous beach, Dickenson Bay. Where the exotic Caribbean and sophisticated Mediterranean come together at one grand resort.
On the quintessentially Caribbean side lies the resort’s charming and authentic island hideaway, known as the Caribbean Grove. Exotic Rondoval suites and gingerbread-trimmed cottages are appointed with a West Indies flair creating a seductive and serene ambience. Whereas all the splendour of Europe’s warm southern region unfolds at the Six Star, all-suite Mediterranean Village. This extravagant enclave of grand European style boasts the Eastern Caribbean’s largest zero-entry pool edged by chic cabanas and spectacular sea views from the dramatic Sunset Tower.
- Distance from V.C. Bird International Airport: 15 minutes
- Property size: 27 acres
- Rooms and suites: 373
- Restaurants: 11
- Bars: 7
- Pools: 6
Mediterranean Club Level Suite
This suite is furnished with a sofa, a writing desk and a four-poster, king-sized bed. The bathroom has twin washbasins, a whirlpool tub and separate walk-in overhead “rain‟ shower. The suite is fitted with a large, flat-screen TV and has a balcony or patio, with Ocean, pool and garden views.
Island Routes Caribbean Adventures excursion
Power 360 Cruise
Glide along Antigua’s stunning coastlines on a power catamaran as you make your way to some of the island’s natural hot spots, Listen to the rhythmic sounds of reggae and calypso as you cruise by natural sights such as the Pillar’s of Hercules, Bird Island and Devil’s Bridge. Next you’ll visit Green Island where you can relax on the beach, snorkel the nearby reef or swim in the warm waters of the Caribbean Sea. During this time the crew will prepare a delicious lunch on-board the catamaran for you to enjoy. Afterwards you’ll cruise to English Harbour to see and learn about this historic site. On the final stretch, journey along Antigua’s west coast where virgin white-sand beaches and pristine bays can still be found.
Unrivalled Event Space
Indoor Function Facilities
Meeting Room: Admiral Lord Nelson’s Ballroom | Area (Sq. Ft): 3,240 | Reception: 380 | Theatre: 400 | Classroom: 250 | Banquet: 280
Meeting Room: Ballroom A/B/C | Area (Sq. Ft): 1,080 | Reception: 120 | Theatre: 125 | Classroom: 80 | Banquet: 90
Meeting Room: Boardroom | Area (Sq. Ft): 467 | Banquet: 20
Outdoor Function Facilities
Name of Main Area: Caribbean Grove | Venue Location: Bayside Beach | Banquet: 200 | Reception: 250
Name of Main Area: Caribbean Grove | Venue Location: Caribbean Fire Pit | Reception: 30
Name of Main Area: Mediterranean Village | Venue Location: Reflection Pool | Banquet: 80 | Reception: 100
Name of Main Area: Mediterranean Village | Venue Location: Pool Arch | Banquet: 100 | Reception: 150
Name of Main Area: Mediterranean Village | Venue Location: Barefoot Fire Pit | Reception: 100
Name of Main Area: Mediterranean Village | Venue Location: Barefoot Beach | Banquet: 150 | Reception: 200
Name of Main Area: Mediterranean Village | Venue Location: Pool Tower | Banquet: 20 | Reception: 30
Figure under Reception, Theatre, Classroom and Banquet is the capacity that each room holds.