X Factor mentor Nicole Scherzinger is whisking her girls off to the glamorous St James’s Club in Antigua for Judges’ Houses.

The super-stylish judge will decide which contestants to take through to the live shows after hearing them sing at the luxurious resort – and she’ll be accompanied by R&B queen Mary J Blige, who arrived in true celeb style on board the resort’s catamaran!


With dreamy villas and A-list facilities, the hotel has plenty to impress both honeymooners and celebrity guests alike. The Tranquility Spa was apparently a hit with the contestants as they took a break from battling for their place in the next round – and the 35 degree heat!


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Soon to host our very own Pippa Ward’s wedding, the St James’s Club and Villas is long popular with British guests. It boasts spacious 568-square foot suites with private balconies, floor-to-ceiling windows, wet bars, sunken living rooms, huge bathrooms with large tubs and his and hers showers! Plus, getting married there is a breeze thanks to their dedicated on-site planner.

Paula Whitehead, European managing director, Elite Island Resorts, said: “We were delighted to welcome the show, judge and contestants to our resort. In between filming and the contestants’ rehearsals, it was great for them to really enjoy the aspects of our resort so many of our guests come back year after to year to enjoy – from our waterfront dining, pools and beach locations to the spa menu and stunning room and villa views.  We’re a slice of glamour and pampering available to all travellers.”


Louis will be taking his Boys to St Tropez, Gary will be joining Olly Murs with the Groups in New York, while Sharon Osbourne will be jetting to LA with Robbie Williams and the over 25s.

British Airways offer seven nights at St James Club & Villas Antigua from £1,399 per person based on November 2013 departures.  Includes return flights from Gatwick and accommodation on an all-inclusive basis.  For reservations visit www.ba.com/stjamesclubantigua or call 0844 493 0758.

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