“I was delighted at how well organised they were. We were met at the airport and whisked off to our transfer with absolutely no waiting around at all which was great.”
Watching cricket in the Caribbean is one of life’s real pleasures. With bright blue skies, the sounds of calypso drifting across the air and enough rum to sink a pirate ship, there really is no finer experience than watching England take on the best of the West Indies in the Caribbean sunshine!
10 Nights, 3 ODI Matches
Tuesday 28th February 2017 to Saturday 11th March 2017
Our boutique tour includes everything you need to enjoy the West Indies tour including an excellent standard of hotel accomodation, match tickets and full hospitality including premium drinks for each of the matches.
Your fully escorted tour also includes return international flights on Virgin Atlantic, Antigua to Barbados inter island flight on Liat, airport and match day transfers and a host of other special touches from the Elite Sports Travel team.
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Day 1 – Tuesday 28th February 2017
Arrive at London Gatwick for your Virgin Atlantic flight to Antigua V.C Bird airport. Your Tour Manager will be on hand at check-in to welcome you and assist with the check-in process.
Arrive in Antigua in the afternoon/early evening. Once through customs and into the arrivals hall our team will assist you with your luggage to your hotel transfer. There will be a short journey across the island to your choice of hotel either Antigua Yacht Club Resort or South Point Hotel where you will check in for a six night stay on a bed and breakfast basis.
Day 2 – Wednesday 1st March 2017
Day at Leisure. A day to relax and spend by the pool soaking up the sun as you get ready for the series to arrive.
Day 3 – Thursday 2nd March 2017
Day at Leisure. Perhaps take a stroll down to the centre of English Harbour for a spot of duty free shopping and a selection of excellent restaurants for lunch, or alternatively just rest by the pool and beach at the hotel.
Day 4 – Friday 3rd March 2017
First ODI Match – Meet in reception of your hotel for the short transfer to the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium. Your match ticket includes access to your hospitality suite where you will be served complimentary food and premium beverages throughout the day. After the days play, head back to the pick up point for your return transfer to the hotel.
Day 5 – Saturday 4th March 2017
Day at leisure. With your day your own between matches, you’ll get another chance to soak up the Caribbean sunshine and perhaps enjoy a spot of beach cricket with your fellow travellers.
Day 6 – Sunday 5th March 2017
Second ODI Match – Meet in reception of your hotel again for the short transfer to the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium. Your match ticket includes access to your hospitality suite where you will be served complimentary food and premium beverages throughout the day. After the days play, we will again be putting on a transfer to return you to your hotels, or alternatively you can make your own way back via some of the local rum houses to celebrate/commiserate with the local supporters.
Day 7 – Monday 6th March 2017
Check out of your hotel and spend the day at leisure. This afternoon, transfer to Antigua V.C Bird airport for your short 1 hour and 25 minute Liat Airlines flight to Barbados Grantley Adams airport. On arrival, transfer to your chosen hotel either Accra Beach Resort & Spa or Waves Hotel by Elegant Resorts for a four night stay on a bed and breakfast basis.
Day 8 – Tuesday 7th March 2017
Day at leisure. With your time your own, you might like to stroll along the beach at Carlisle Bay up to the capital of Bridgetown for a spot of lunch and to view the cruise ships coming and going, or perhaps you might like to take a tour of the island and some it’s world famous plantation houses.
In the evening, Barbados has some of the most outstanding restaurants anywhere in the Caribbean, so perhaps you might like to try out The Cliff, Champers or our personal favourite Scarlets.
Day 9 – Wednesday 8th March 2017
Day at leisure. You might like to take a trip to Harrisons Cave with it’s streams and water pools , or perhaps take in the Concorde Museum at the airport where you can tour one of the icons of the skies.
In the evening, meet in reception for your transfer to an end of series dinner function. The dinner will be hosted by a special guest who will give their views on the series so far and preview the action to unfold in the following days play.
Day 10 – Thursday 9th March 2017
Third ODI Match – Meet in reception of your hotel for your transfer to the Kensington Oval. Your match ticket includes access to your hospitality suite where you will be served complimentary food and premium beverages throughout the day. After the days play, meet back outside at the drop off point for your return transfer back to the hotel.
Day 11 – Friday 10th March 2017
Enjoy your day at leisure until the late afternoon when we will board the transfer to Barbados Grantley Adams airport for your return flight to London.
Day 11 – Friday 10th March 2017
Land at London Gatwick airport for your own onward travel arrangements.
Our West Indies tour offers a choice of hotels ranging from a more budget option through to an excellent standard of five star luxury. We have a choice of hotels for each island to suit your taste and budget.
The Antigua Yacht Club is a good standard boutique hotel with spectacular views overlooking the beautiful Falmouth Harbour and Marinas. The hotel is located right on the edge of the harbour very close to Pigeon Beach and within easy walking distance of a range of excellent restaurants.
The hotel has it’s own health spa facility including a fully furnished fitness centre and turkish steam bath facility.
All rooms are equipped as standard with private balconies, air conditioning, ceiling fans, in room safes, satellite equipped flat screen televisions, hairdryers, direct dial telephones, wireless internet access.
South Point is a five star luxury boutique all suite hotel featuring a minimalistic but contemporary design touch and outstanding service from the dedicated customer service team.
The hotel is a relaxed oasis of calm situated right in the heart of English Harbour within easy walking access of the main beaches, shopping areas and restaurants.
The accommodation consists of 23 all luxury waterfront suites overlooking the Caribbean sea and Falmouth Marina. Each of the suites offers direct access to the pool, jetty and private beach. All rooms are appointed generously and follow the chic modern style reflected throughout the hotel.
Accra Beach Resort & Spa is brilliantly located on the south of the island directly on Rockley Beach between the bustling area of St Lawrence Gap and the capital Bridgetown.
The hotel features a huge swimming pool with swim up bar, a quieter adults only pool and a full service spa. There are three on site restaurants, but the hotel is situated close to some excellent local options too.
The hotel is well considered locally, and indeed you may well be surprised and delighted by some of the company you will be keeping during your stay!
Newly part of the Elegant Hotels Group, this hotel has been recently been completely refurbished and reopened in July 2016 to bring the hotels standard in line with the other high quality properties in the groups portfolio.
Situated on Barbados’ famous West Coast beach, the hotel is located on a beachside cliff with direct access to the beach.
All the rooms are generously appointed with a minimalist design with natural materials and earthy tones.
We’re only taking a handful of guests to Antigua and Barbados, so if you are keen to join us please reserve your places as soon as possible in order to avoid any disappointment.
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