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Curtain Bluff, Antigua, Caribbean
On the south coast of Antigua in the Caribbean, Curtain Bluff’s rugged peninsula location is dramatic but the charms of the resort are an old world combination of colonial glamour, immaculate service and a relaxed pace of life. The dreamy beach and inviting spa are key attractions, but Curtain Bluff is also excellent for families, with a welcoming kid’s club and a range of land and water-based activities.
Situated on land that separates the wild Atlantic on one side and the calm Caribbean Sea on the other, Curtain Bluff in Antigua is wonderfully secluded with the hustle and bustle of English Harbour just half an hour away, and the capital, St John’s, a 40-minute drive away.
The 72 rooms and suites are housed in two-storey blocks. The entry-level ground-floor deluxe rooms have direct beach access and floor-to-ceiling doors. Marble bathrooms, super king-sized or twin beds, tiled floors and ceiling fan adds to the luxuries. As you work your way up the room categories they becoming increasingly grand with living areas, deep baths and private plunge pools.
The food is served between two restaurants. Enjoy à la carte breakfasts and dinners at the Tamarind Tree which has a courtyard with a centuries old tamarind tree rising in the centre. Beachside Seagrape serves buffet lunches and à la carte dinners. In addition, an afternoon tea and cocktail hour takes place at the stone Sugar Mill terrace.
Curtain Bluff is known for its award-winning full-service spa offering a full repertoire of massage techniques from Swedish and Shiatsu to Deep Tissue.
Location & Getting There
Curtain Bluff in Antigua is half an hour away from English Harbour, and St John’s is a 40-minute drive away.
With just 72 rooms and suites, Curtain Bluff has an intimate feel to it. Yet the resort is spread over a large area, and rooms are generous. Spacious guest rooms and suites all have dramatic ocean views. Rooms here feature opulent touches such as exotic wood furnishings, cool tiled floors and stunning marble bathrooms. Relax on your private veranda or balcony - and enjoy a beautiful ocean view.
Facilities at Curtain Bluff are wide-ranging and include VIP fast track through immigration, scuba diving trips, snorkelling, paddleboarding hobie cat sailing, waterskiing, tennis lessons with pro coaches, squash, basketball, shuffleboard, bocce, spa treatments, yoga, Pilates and aqua aerobics.
A kids' club for ages three to 12 runs five days a week with a programme of activities including mocktail and chocolate making, crab races and jungle gym.