Elite Island Resorts represents an impressive collection of unique beachfront resorts and provides the best variety in Caribbean holidays. From Antigua, steeped in history, seductive Barbados, lush and tropical St Lucia, or Palm Island; our private island paradise in the Grenadines, we have the perfect escape you are looking for. Elite Island Resorts’ range of spectacular Caribbean beach resorts has everything you desire, from rustic luxury to comfortable value for money. Each resort provides something unique to fulfil every traveller’s needs with offerings ranging from destination weddings or romantic escapes to family retreats.
If you want to truly relax and unwind, Elite Island Resorts even offer wellbeing holidays at selected resorts – find out more on our blog.
An intimate hideaway for discerning travellers this all-inclusive, adults-only beachfront resort is situated on 40 acres of private paradise, surrounded by a bird sanctuary and a three-quarter-mile-long stretch of beach on the sunset side of Antigua.
Choose from superior and deluxe rooms or premium beachfront suites offering great soaking tubs for two with fantastic beach views and access. For the perfect romantic hideaway we recommend a Gauguin Suite. Set adjacent to the lagoon, they feature a private plunge pool, calm Tahiti decor and offer great privacy making them a favourite with newlyweds.
Galley Bay Resort & Spa has three open-air, beachfront a la carte restaurants offering fresh home grown produce; Sea Grape, Ismay’s and the casual Barefoot Grill. Relax at the Spa Indulge, surrounded by the bird sanctuary and lagoon, featuring tree-top treatment cabanas, allowing an escape to a world of tranquillity and relaxation. Take a stroll along the three quarter mile white-sand beach. Activities include hobie cat and sunfish sailing, kayaking, croquet, tennis, lagoon fishing and bicycle rentals. Or why not try the late night Rum Shack and sample rums from across the Caribbean!
Located close to the southern tip of St Vincent & The Grenadines, Palm Island Resort is an intimate, eco-friendly, green certified private island with a rustic charm. This all-inclusive resort is not short on space. There are just 45 rooms, suites and villas spread across the 135-acres, more than half of which are set directly on the beach while the rest are located just a few steps away. Ideal for a romantic getaway, Palm Island boasts five stunning beaches a range of activities and dining options.
There are two beautiful beachfront restaurants to choose from: the Royal Palm and Sunset Grill. Or for a private candle lit dinner for two, dine beside the heart shape tree, it couldn’t be more romantic! Indulge in a couple’s treatment at the stunning new beachfront spa and take a Jacuzzi® or soak in the tub on the deck.
There are many opportunities to explore the scenic landscape by bicycle or on foot and spot marine life during a snorkelling excursion. The resort features a number of sports, including tennis, croquet and non-motorised watersports. Guests can choose to sunbathe beside the lagoon-style swimming pool, curl up with a good book in the library or enjoy regular entertainment.
Situated on Antigua’s northeast coastline and bordered by Devil’s Bridge National Park with its dramatic landmark rock arch, The Verandah Resort and Spa is an eco-luxury family resort with two white sand beaches, a selection of Caribbean-style suites and villas and plenty of dining options.
Seabreeze is the resort’s buffet restaurant, whilst The Buccaneer offers à la carte Caribbean-inspired dining. Perched above Lover’s Beach is The Beach Bar & Grill, with spectacular views and a lighter menu, alternatively Nicole’s offers a blend of elegantly presented modern French and Italian cuisine, at a surcharge.
Spend your days sunbathing on one of the two white-powdered beaches or choose from one of the resort’s three swimming pools, including one for adults-only and a kid’s splash pool.
For younger guests the adult-supervised Kidz Club is open week days with organised activities and games in the shade. In the evenings there are movie nights and a weekly teen's disco to keep them occupied. Whilst the children play, adults can head to Spa Tranquillity for one of the eco-conscious, restorative treatments, try their hand at paddle boarding or other non-motorised watersports or play a round on the 18-hole tropical mini-golf course.
Tucked away on a secluded peninsula is the all-inclusive St. James’s Club & Villas, ideal for both family getaways and romantic retreats.
Choose to stay in one of the rooms, suites and villas dotted along the hillside overlooking Mamora Bay and dine in the four restaurants, plus a beachside picnic spot, Mamora Bay Grill.
Those looking to relax and unwind can choose from a selection of treatments at Spa Tranquillity, where the couple’s outdoor treatment cabana has spectacular bay views. Guests preferring action-packed days in the sun can head to one of the two beaches and enjoy the complimentary non-motorised watersports including snorkelling, windsurfing, stand up paddle boarding and kayaking. If this doesn’t take your fancy, there is also four tennis courts, six pools and a marina waiting to be explored. Come nightfall the resort schedules a variety of evening entertainment, including karaoke and dancing.
Younger guests will love the Kidz Club, offering adult supervision and activities every week day, they can even dine with their new found friends at the club while parents enjoy a private dinner. The beachside, open-air Teen Room features pool tables and other fun games makes St James’s Club Antigua perfect for families.
Distinguished by its romantic beachfront setting amidst tropical gardens and overlooking the Caribbean Sea, St James’s Club is a spacious resort ideal for families.
There are six distinct restaurants to choose from offering a wide range of dishes from all over the World. From Tree Tops serving fresh pizza and pasta in a casual atmosphere, to Choc Bay Café with its speciality barista style coffees and cakes, there is an eatery to suit all palates.
Whether stretched out by the pool or on the beach, there is a full bar service on hand to keep guests hydrated throughout the day, The Lazy Lagoon Pool Bar and The Sunset Lounge, which is located in the main entertainment area. In the evenings this area plays host to a nightly schedule of bands, dances and even limbo. From kayaking to fishing on the reef, there are countless watersports to be enjoyed, such as sailing, water skiing and banana boating. Those looking for more of a workout can join in the activities programme which incorporates pilates, aquacise and tennis. If all this sounds too much the Spa Tranquillity, nestled into the hillside has eight treatment rooms and a full spa menu to choose from.
Located on the West Coast of Barbados, The Club Barbados Resort & Spa by Elite is an adults only all-inclusive resort right on the waterfront.
Dining at The Club Barbados is a gourmet experience where guests can choose from two restaurants; the ocean front Sunset Restaurant and Enid’s, the Club’s fine dining restaurant serving traditional Bajan cuisine. After dinner guests can head to one of the four bars the resort has to offer, including The Rum Shop Bar where there are a variety of rum specialty drinks to be sampled, be sure to try the Green Monkey. For a quieter more relaxing nightcap, The Piano Bar in the lobby is open nightly with the pianist ready to take requests.
Relaxing during the day is easy with three fresh water swimming pools and a Jacuzzi® to choose from. Alternatively the Spa Tranquillity invites guests to relax and unwind with spa rituals designed to elevate the senses in a tranquil atmosphere. Active guests have a selection of activities to explore, including a lit tennis court and watersports such as skippered catamaran sailing, water skiing and kayaking. Holetown shops are conveniently located just a 5 minute walk away or why not head out on one of the resort’s excursions to Bridgetown to explore the capital, meet locals or go shopping.