Luxury Resorts: Curtain Bluff Resort is a beautiful, 20-acre beach resort located on the southern tip of Antigua in the Leeward Islands. Travel + Leisure, Condé Nast Traveler, Modern Bride and Travel Weekly have endorsed Curtain Bluff's status as being among the top resorts on the Caribbean Islands. Curtain Bluff features two private beaches and numerous day and night activities and festivities.
There are rooms on the beach and the bluff with scenic views and balmy breezes. The Grace and Morris bay suites are new additions. Each has over 1,900 square feet of space with a separate living room, a bedroom, and a spacious terrace with a Jacuzzi. The large bathrooms are ornately decorated with granite and marble throughout. Executive suites on the bluff also are roomy with high-ceilings, separate living rooms, and private terraces. High-speed Internet access is available either in rooms or at one of the resort's media centers.
Water sports offered include kayaking, sailing, wind surfing, snorkeling, and scuba diving. There are tennis and bocci courts onsite plus a full-service fitness center. A new luxurious, two-story 5,000-square-foot spa recently opened. For golfers, the Jolly Harbour Golf Club, which is a USGA-certified, 18-hole course, is a short distance from the resort.
Chef Christophe Blatz is the executive chef of the Beach Club restaurant. Additionally, Chef Mark Andrew Smith, who is renowned for his tasty pastries, is also on board. Mr. Howard Hulford, the owner of Curtain Bluff, started an import company to ensure daily delivery of the finest foods and ingredients for his restaurant. The wine cellar boasts a collection of over 25,000 bottles. For nightlife, there is live entertainment nightly, and a weekly beach party that feature steel-drum players. Caribbean-style cooking classes with Chef Blatz are conducted at the Hulford's residence. A free lunch and a bottle of fine wine are included.
The Curtain Bluff Resort is also a wonderful setting for a wedding or a special gathering. Visit the resort's Web site for special offers.