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Visiting Curtain Bluff is more than just a vacation–it’s an experience. Just ask any of the thousands of guests who have taken respite at our extraordinary resort through the years. Or better yet, hear it from the luxury travel experts in our recent press.

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Top 50 Honeymoon Destinations

Between the two islands you can find yourselves alone on powdery white sand, or on a catamaran sailing between the Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea at sunset. Head to all-inclusive resorts such as the opulent and recently renovated Curtain Bluff (where tennis, sailing, water-skiing, scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking and bocce are included)

18 January 2022


Travel and Leisure

15 Best All-inclusive Resorts According to T&L readers

This Antigua resort offers 72 suites and rooms just steps from the beach, including some exclusive accommodations with private pools overlooking the turquoise waters. At this all-inclusive resort, room rates include meals, beverages, and activities like scuba diving and water skiing.

15 January 2022

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The Times UK

Best Caribbean resorts for families

Much more than a luxury all-inclusive resort with free-swinging hammocks, two private beaches and watersports galore, Curtain Bluff is a memory-making headquarters, with families returning as part of a year-on-year sea-and-sand ritual. On the kids’ programme front, the children’s club is included in the hotel rate, and there’s a free tennis clinic, plus sailing...

7 January 2022

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Where to Go With Kids This Spring

Curtain Bluff in Antigua has a low-key atmosphere and exceptionally warm service from staff who make every guest feel at home, no matter their age. Kids can feel active and independent here, enjoying the basketball court, swings, pool and more. The rate is all-inclusive, which encompasses activities, whether you want to go deep-sea fishing or scuba diving, play squash or join a tennis clinic.

25 January 2022

Scuba Diving at Curtain Bluff

The Times

My Escape to Antigua

On my first morning in Antigua I wake early for a swim, bob on my back in the warm water and watch while the clouds that have delivered an overnight shower turn gold as the sun rises. A lone dog trots about the coconut palms along the beach and a couple of turtle doves warble in contest with the clamorous tree frogs. It’s almost business as usual.

09 January 2021


The Sunday Times

10 best active holidays for 2021

Former world No 1 Tracy Austin and two-time Australian Open champion Johan Kriek lead a team of overqualified stars on this ultimate name-dropper’s tennis camp. It’s a five-day course, with the celebrity coaches also joining in with the mini-tournaments.

03 January 2021


The Times

My escape to Antigua

On my first morning in Antigua I wake early for a swim, bob on my back in the warm water and watch while the clouds that have delivered an overnight shower turn gold as the sun rises. A lone dog trots about the coconut palms along the beach and a couple of turtle doves warble in contest with the clamorous tree frogs.

06 January 2021

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The Points Guy

Onsite COVID-19 tests may be the most valuable hotel perk of 2021 — these resorts have them

In late 2020, COVID-19 tests started to become an amenity offered at hotels and resorts. Now in 2021, travelers entering the U.S. — citizens included — are required to present negative COVID-19 PCR or rapid antigen test results taken within 72 hours of entry to the U.S.

13 January 2021


The Week

Luxury travel bucket list: dream holidays, hotels and destinations

If you enjoy a spot of tennis in the sun then why not serve up an ace trip to the Caribbean. Curtain Bluff in Antigua has world-class tennis facilities and plays host to many events each year. Two notable events are Antigua Tennis Week (every spring) and Tennis Challenge Week (every November).

1 December 2021


Travel Weekly

Here are Caribbean and Mexico resorts offering Covid testing

Antigua’s Curtain Bluff is providing in-room antigen and PCR testing. Both types of tests are being offered for $250 per person.

15 January 2021


Conde Nast Traveler

International Resorts Step Up Testing Options In Response to New CDC Rules

On January 12, the CDC announced it would be requiring all international travelers, including U.S. citizens, to show proof of a negative COVID-19 test from within 72 hours of departure in order to board a flight to the States. Many Caribbean and Central American hotels and resorts—two of the few areas accepting American travelers amid the ongoing pandemic—were surprisingly well-prepared.

27 January 2021


The Sunday Telegraph

Escape To Rum, Blue Skies And 365 Beaches

Views are something I can’t get enough of when we move on to our next accommodation, Curtain Bluff Resort, located on the island’s south side. I admire the energy of players on the tennis courts, a pursuit for which the resort is renowned – indeed, I suspect that it inspired the setting for the beginning of Our Kind of Traitor, written by John le Carré, who died during my stay.

31 January 2021


Your Best You

10 Feel Good Getaways

It's hard to imagine a finer place to relax than Antigua in the Caribbean. On this beautiful and friendly island is the glamorous beachside Curtain Bluff resort.
As you drive through the gates you move from real life into what seems like another world, where you every whim is catered for under the palm trees by an army of smilling staff.

02 February 2021


U.S. News & World Report

2021 U.S. News Best Hotels Rankings

With just 72 rooms and suites nestled into a cove on Antigua's southern coast, Curtain Bluff emphasizes its Caribbean setting – wild nightlife and modern luxuries are secondary. Reviewers are quick to stress that this all-inclusive resort doesn't cater to the party crowd.

02 February 2021



Curtain Bluff Hotel

Curtain Bluff offers all the ease of an all-inclusive resort with the grace of the beach clubs of a bygone era. A staple resort on the island, Curtain Bluff features elegant beachfront rooms along with well-appointed suites that can be rented out by floor to keep the family close by.

28 April 2021

Long Island Pulse

Antiguan Dream

It felt more like a private villa... I had my own plunge pool overlooking the bay and mountains and the room was enclosed by slatted wooden doors that offered a rugged luxurious feel.

March 2016

South Park Magazine

Rest and Renew

In Fact, everything at Curtain Bluff is welcoming. Its bare-foot luxury atmosphere has been a favorite since it opend in the 1960's.

February 2016

Tempus Magazine

Travel Rewards

Curtain Bluff is a food, wine, water-sport-filled family, one in which members give mutually, and selflessly. And isn't that what family holidays are about?

Fall 2016

Greenwich Magazine

Can’t wait to go back

If you had a fabulous family friend who just happened to own a tropical mansion and would invite you down for lazy days of sunbathing. tennis and waterskiing, that friend would be have to be Chelle Hulford at Curtain Bluff.

February 2015

Livid Magazine

An All-Inclusive Caribbean beauty affair

It's pretty clear; Curtain Bluff is the ultimate lifestyle destination for feeding your body, mind and soul. It's time
to pamper yourself!

February 2015

Lake Norman Magazine

Ideal island vacation

With warmer temps still months ahead, the Caribbean isle of Antigua offers sun-seekers an enchanting destination to take off the winter chill. In Antigua, there is no finer choice to soak up the West Indies Island sun than Curtain Bluff.

February 2015

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