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Halcyon Cove by Rex Resorts

4.3 km from St. John's centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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Dickenson Bay | PO Box 251, St. John's, Antigua
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Towcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 June 2012 via mobile

Had a really nice time at this resort, the room itself was fairly standard but it looked out over the pool and beach which is stunning. Do watch out for sand flies when on the beach... They bite!! The pier restaurant is a lovely place to eat in a beautiful setting but the food was fairly average. Dickinson bay was...

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1Thank James B
Reviewed 28 June 2012

I went with my Mum a few years ago and what you see in the brochure is what you find when you arrive.Paradise. Our room was basic but very clean and well maintained. You couldn't get a hotel closer to the beach if you tried! Amazing! The food was first class, with a different theme each night when we were...

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5Thank Suzanne B
Bolton, England
Reviewed 23 June 2012

We visited the Halcyon Cove in June 2011. It was an absolutely fabulous holiday, not only for the idyllic island of Antigua, but also the fabulous people we met out there - the guests and staff alike. The staff just could not do enough for you. Fenton, Dalston and Errol were fab entertainment. Beware Errol's cocktails - wicked. Lying on...

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5Thank SueandMichael
Management response:

Dear Sue and Michael, Many thanks for your review on Halcyon Cove and we are delighted that you had a ”Fantastic holiday”. I will let Fenton, Dalston and Errol Know that you will be returning to Halcyon on the 5th January to celebrate your 50th on the 8th. Looking forward to celebrating your special day in Antigua and making it...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 June 2012

all the staff our friendly and eager to help with everything! are room was great and the air con though a tad noisy worked excelently. We did not have any trouble with mosquitos and the entertainment team where great and the kids made friends straight away! can't wait to come back this sumer

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1Thank Becca343
Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 June 2012

Antigua is purely paradise! The Halcyon Cove Hotel which is where we stayed for two glorious weeks. The hotel is situated right on the beach. We had a ground level room, & you practically step off the patio straight on to the white sandy beach, where you can lie & toast to your'e hearts content.The most energetic thing you do...

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5Thank Babs p
gmrexresortsanu, General Manager at Halcyon Cove by Rex Resorts, responded to this review

Dear Babs, Thank you for your comments. We are delighted that you found Antigua and Barbuda a Paradise and enjoyed your two glorious weeks at our hotel. We note that you enjoyed the meals and found our rooms comfortable and that all our staff went out of their way to make your stay one of the most enjoyable you have...

durham
Reviewed 5 June 2012

We first went to halcyon cove in June 2003. We read all the negative reviews as well as the positive ones and decided to give it a chance.oh boy are we pleased we did. Everything is beautiful if slightly dated. Rooms are spacious and clean. Decor plain but still pleasing to the eye. We only go room only as Antigua...

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6Thank ib1963
England
Reviewed 30 May 2012

Had a great time, the staff at the hotel were soo nice. Couldn't have asked for more! Didn't have hot water one of the morning but when you're in Antigua you can't really moan about anything.

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7Thank Sinead W
Bracknell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 May 2012

We have just returned from Halcyon Cove which is the second time we have stayed at the resort. We had a great relaxing holiday enjoying the wornderfull beach, the good food and the friendliness yet professionalism of all the staff. We will certainly visit again.

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5Thank John P
dublin,ireland
Reviewed 20 May 2012

Just returned from a week in the wonderful antigua. This is our 2nd time there and boy were we lucky to find the Halcyon cove. What a perfect location, beach, hotel and most importantly its staff. I cant say enough about all the staff from the top down including the manager Richard.Everyone is very friendly and all take pride in...

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onrtario
Reviewed 14 May 2012

This hotel is great value. Beautiful beach, good food, and friendly employees. Also, visit Stingray City, what an experience !

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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
  • Restaurant
  • 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: $255 - $553 (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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#5 Top resorts Hotel in St. John's
#6 On the Beach Hotel in St. John's
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