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Halcyon Cove by Rex Resorts

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East Coast UK
Reviewed 2 February 2012

I had to write a list on the back of the welcome letter just get the room operating. I am a easy going chap and am willing to give people a chance. I was rewarded with a Quarter Bottle of local Rum and a plate of fruit. BUT - that was just the start of the incompetence. The early morning...

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gmrexresortsanu, General Manager at Halcyon Cove by Rex Resorts, responded to this review

Dear Touring the world slowly Thank you for posting your comments on your stay. It is most regretful that we were unable to fulfill your expectations on your recent stay and we do apologize for any inconsistencies in service that you may have experienced. In reading other guest reviews on this forum and from the general feedback received by management...

Tucker, Georgia
Reviewed 2 February 2012

We were at Halcyon Cove for a week in January 2012. The resort has a great location at the north end of Dickenson Bay. The physical size of the resort is good, not the sprawling size of some resorts like the Sandals property next door. The landscaping is well maintained, the pool was an adequate size and clean, the beach...

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6Thank Mike H
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 February 2012

Was at Halcyon Cove 14/28 Jan 2012. We are aged 70 and spritely. Room. We had a garden room which was on the first floor and was located, very pleasantly, with others around the pool. The room was of adequate size with flat screen tele. 2 comfortable chairs, patio door to balcony, effective AC machine, dressing table with mirror and...

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6Thank Oldmanbirder
London
Reviewed 1 February 2012

It is very worth paying for an upgraded room, we had poolside rooms and they were lovely. I felt that the rooms needed some work on them but they were spotlessly clean. The staff were nearly all cheerful, helpful and fun, which is what you want on your holiday! You often were asked everything was ok and if it wasn't...

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2Thank DisneyFan1London
England
Reviewed 30 January 2012

Just returned from this hotel, absolutely wonderful. This is the second time that I have been to this hotel and I feel that it has got even better. Staff very friendly, accommodation very good, food very good, very clean. This is a fairly small unit but right on the beach, everything for families, or singles. When people want to give...

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1Thank maebug
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 25 January 2012

I am guessing the complainers are from North America and this hotel would be 2-3 Star in the USA or Canada. Dinner and dessert were, by far, the best meal offered ..... just like Mom would make. Breakfast was good too, omelettes and juices were great but the coffee was the Best .... made my day, I even brought some...

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5Thank judecat1961
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 25 January 2012

After reading many reviews, some very scary and some very good, we decided to take the plunge and book this hotel anyway and give it a try. Pretty good decision on our part. Yes the hotel is a bit dated, but when you know that going in, you know to expect that. The hotel was very clean & well kept,...

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11Thank MC_TravelChickie
Church Stretton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2012

Stayed here for two weeks in early January 2012 and were pleasantly surprised considering the negative reports we had read from earlier last year. The room was a garden room but had a superb sea view, it was large, air conditioned, recently decorated, and had plenty of storage space. On the down side, the plumbing left something to be desired,...

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5Thank val4347
Reviewed 15 January 2012

Perfect for families good room size. Exciting and enjoyable for any age.

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london
Reviewed 15 January 2012

This Resort is amazing and we stay all over the world.We gave it 5 stars on the guest questionnaire.All inclusive was the best ever. Great food, entertainment, staff and surroundings and also rooms. We would return tomorrow. Everywhere was at our fingertips, pool. beach, restaurants etc Don't know where the complainers were staying. We promise it's gorgeous and we didn't...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoying a pristine picture postcard beach front location, the Halcyon Cove by rex resorts offers the very essence of a perfect Caribbean setting. Beautiful glistening waters gently lap at the palm-fringed white sands of Dickenson Bay where guests can recline beneath the palm-frond parasols or exert some energy on a variety of water sports. International buffet breakfast and dinner cuisine is served at the Arawak Terrace restaurant or treat yourself at the Warri Pier a-la-carte restaurant featuring speciality grills and lobster in its unique setting over the sea. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Halcyon Cove by Rex Resorts

Address: Dickenson Bay | PO Box 251, St. John's, Antigua
Region: Caribbean > Antigua and Barbuda > Antigua > Saint John Parish > St. John's
Price Range: $227 - $393 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Halcyon Cove by Rex Resorts 3*
Number of rooms: 181
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Also Known As:
Halcyon Cove By Rex Hotel St. John`s
Halcyon Cove Antigua
Halcyon Cove By Rex Resorts Antigua/Saint John Parish
Rex Halcyon Cove Resort
Rex Halcyon Antigua
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#4 Top resorts Hotel in St. John's
#5 On the Beach Hotel in St. John's
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“Rooms close to beach bar can be noisy up till 11pm”
 of 5 bubbles 827nicolab, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles YorkshireLad15, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Just don't go for the standard Garden view, go for Pool view they looked better. There are no lifts in the buildings”
 of 5 bubbles GeorgieMallorca, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Probably around the pool area? It is really quiet there as the pool is very small and not used alot”
 of 5 bubbles freenoe, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Sea view rooms cause problems as they really face the pool - get beach front if you can”
 of 5 bubbles , 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
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