Much-loved by couples desiring an escape to blissed-out beaches and tropical turquoise waters, the Caribbean island of Antigua is synonymous with romance. Its exotic shores are characterised by stretches of silky white sand that are a popular choice for wedding ceremonies. Kenwood Travel focus on the luxurious resort of Carlisle Bay, located on one of Antigua’s finest beaches – an exquisite spot for your tropical island wedding…
1. Have your wedding in a truly beautiful setting
Carlisle Bay is a perfect match for what you picture when you think of a typical Caribbean island idyll. This refined, all-inclusive resort is located on stunning Antigua, making the most of its tranquil spot on the island’s southwestern shore. It follows the gentle curve of the horseshoe bay and beach it lies upon, elegantly stretching out along a strip of sugary white sand.
Thanks to its secluded setting, Carlisle Bay is an impossibly romantic destination for holidays, weddings, and honeymoons alike. Falling in love with the peaceful views over the sparkling bay and out across to rainforest-wrapped hills is inevitable.
The facilities at Carlisle Bay include an outdoor pool, spa, nine tennis courts, a yoga pavilion, watersports centre, library and private screening room. The all-suite accommodation offers ocean and/or garden views from floor-to-ceiling windows and a private balcony or terrace. Some suites also open directly onto the beach, allowing you to stroll onto the sand right after waking up in paradise.
2. You can customise your wedding package
Feel calm and confident about your wedding plans at Carlisle Bay, with an experienced in-resort wedding coordinator available to you throughout the whole process. Everything is designed to allow you to simply relax and look forward to your dream day.
The Celebrate Love Package is complimentary with a stay of seven or more nights at Carlisle Bay. It includes features such as a one-tier wedding cake, bridal bouquet, arch decorated with local tropical flowers, and a sunset cruise. Extras can be added to create your ideal bespoke wedding experience.
A choice of locations to hold your ceremony are on offer. Wed on the soft white sand of the private beach, tie the knot within the tropical gardens, or get hitched on the resort’s luxury yacht. The perfect setting to say ‘I do’ is always around the corner at Carlisle Bay, and the memories you create are sure to last a lifetime.
3. Stay in paradise for the honeymoon
Carlisle Bay is not just an ideal venue for weddings, as it’s also a magical honeymoon destination. An all-inclusive honeymoon package is available, with couples also able to create a bespoke package to give them the honeymoon of their dreams.
Separate, all-suite accommodation with butler service is found in a secluded area of the beach at Carlisle Bay. Enjoy special time together in spacious surroundings and marvel at sunset skies from your balcony or terrace. With such sumptuous accommodation on offer, why wouldn’t you extend your stay to include the honeymoon?
Now the big day is over, you can fully lean into the tropical island experience. Go swimming in the crystal-clear waters of the iconic Caribbean Sea and spend blissful afternoons on beachfront loungers with the one you love. Also make the most of the stand-alone pavilion spa with a couples’ massages and traditional Antiguan treatments.
Kayaking, snorkelling, and paddle-boarding are all brilliant ways to explore the waters around the resort – and make unforgettable memories.
Book your big day at Carlisle Bay with destination wedding experts Kenwood Travel.
The idyllic island of Antigua is the perfect choice for those who dream of a wedding in Caribbean paradise. Call our experienced team at Kenwood Travel on 020 7749 7291 or enquire online to start planning your destination wedding at Carlisle Bay.