Nonsuch Bay is an elegant and secluded resort on the east coast of Antigua with accommodation in self-catering apartments, suitable for couples as well as families with small children. The resort is set beside a protected cove with access to a private beach, where guests can take part in a number of water sports. The bay faces consistent and warm trade winds yet is protected from the open sea by a barrier reef, providing a unique environment for water sports including sailing, kite boarding and wind surfing.Sailing at Nonsuch Bay ResortA sailing holiday at Nonsuch Bay Resort can include as much or as little sailing as you like. We would recommend that guests visit the resort for at least one week, during which time they can sail a number of different boats with plenty of time to relax, take part in a range of other water sports and enjoy excursions to other parts of the island.Guests of all abilities can take their pick of sailing dinghies, from junior and adult single-handers to catamarans and high-performance keelboats. Use of the resort’s sailing boats is included for all holidays at Nonsuch Bay Resort, with private tuition and racing all available at an extra cost. Children and teenagers aged 8 and above can take part in a programme of activities which includes group sailing tuition as well as other games and water sports including snorkelling and kayaking. Adults can also take enjoy group sailing tuition, or use the resort’s sailing boats independently subject to competency. The waterfront team are on hand to assess the guests’ sailing ability and then to offer an introduction to the sailboat as well as assistance in launching and retrieving the boats.The perfect introduction to sailing for youngsters is a 10ft dinghy which offers stability and a sail which can be adjusted to suit different ages and abilities. For more advanced sailors there are a number of 12ft and 15ft sailboats which can be sailed single or double handed, while the 15ft catamarans allow crews of up to four people to enjoy an exhilarating sale with twin trapezes. The largest boats in Nonsuch Bay’s fleet are 24ft keelboats for 3 or 4 adults and are suitable for cruising or racing using the spinnaker.Holiday factsStar rating: 4 star deluxeLocation: East coast of AntiguaDistance from closest airport: 40 minutes’ drive from Antigua international airportAnnual opening: All year except 31 August to 3 OctoberHotel facilities include: Restaurant, Bar, Three swimming pools, Room service, Grocery store, Grocery service, Water sports, Sailing and kite-surfing schools, Snorkelling trips to Green Island, Babysitting, Kids' club, Teens' Club.What’s includedScheduled return flights with British Airways in World Traveller (London Gatwick to Antigua) Private transfersSeven nights’ bed and breakfast accommodation at Nonsuch Bay Resort. Per person prices based on two people sharing a One Bedroom Apartment, family prices based on 2 adults and 2 children under twelve sharing a Two Bedroom Apartment.Use of the resort’s sailing boats (subject to competency)Participation in the water sports programme for adults, or participation in the Children’s or Teenagers’ programmes for under 18s. Group sailing tuition included for guests aged 8 years and above.PricesLow season prices: 7 nights from £1545 per person or £6280 for a family of 2 adults and 2 children under twelve.High season prices: 7 nights from £1990 per person or £7960 for a family of 2 adults and 2 children under twelve.Find out more about luxury holidays to Nonsuch Bay Resort, or find out more about family holidays to Nonsuch Bay Resort.
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