Health & Safety
Carlisle Bay has been certified ‘Sun Sea Safe’ by The Antigua and Barbuda Ministry of Tourism, Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority (ABTA), and Antigua Barbuda Hotels and Tourism Association (ABHTA).The ‘Sun Sea Safe’ badge assures visitors that the hotel is operating with health and safety protocols that meet the strict government guidelines. For more information on Antigua's latest travel and health measures see visitantiguabarbuda.com/travel-advisory
Please find below an update on requirements to visit Antigua & Barbuda effective from the 16th of April 2022.
All fully vaccinated passengers arriving to Antigua and Barbuda who show proof of a WHO recognised 2 dose or single dose vaccine are not required to present a PCR/Rapid Antigen Test negative result to be permitted entry, unless they show symptoms of possible infection.
Unvaccinated passengers are required to submit a negative RT PCR test within 3 days of arrival or a negative Rapid Antigen Test within 24 hours of arrival inclusive of minors aged 5 and 18 years old Children 4 years or younger entering Antigua and Barbuda do not require a COVID -19 RT-PCR test.
Please kindly note regulations governing the mandatory wearing of face masks has been repealed, the wearing of face masks are entirely optional for both guests and employees.
Carlisle Bay is delighted to provide our guests the with on-site Antigen testing at a cost of US$50 per person. Results will be available within an hour of testing. If a PCR test is required, Carlisle Bay Resort can arrange for a medical professional to visit the resort to administer the test at a cost of US$300 per person (Call out Fee: US$100; Lab Fee: US$200). Results of which will be sent via email to the guest within 24 – 48 hours. Guest are encouraged to pre-book their required service at least three days in advance for PCR testing and at least 24 hours for Antigen testing. Please note that the lab is open from Monday through Friday for processing and closed on Saturday and Sunday.
We are looking forward to welcoming you to Carlisle Bay and to Antigua.