Experience living in history when you step inside the Copper and Lumber Hotel in Nelson's Dockyard National Park, English Harbour Antigua. Located in the home of Antigua Sailing Week and Antigua Classic Week, the historic hotel is a beautiful intimate Antiguan Hotel where the laid back charm and rich culture of the Caribbean melds with the colonial history of Antigua to create a luxurious romantic Antigua hotel in a unique setting.
Today the hotel is a luxurious blend of gracious living and fascinating naval history. The hotel consists of 14 suites or studios, each named after one of Lord Nelson's ships. All are superbly furnished in period furniture and fittings and provide the opportunity to enjoy a self catering Antiguan vacation experience with the option to dine in the many wonderful bars and restaurants within walking distance.
This intimate Antiguan Hotel is situated in the centre of historic Nelson's Dockyard in English Harbour in one of the original buildings constructed by Lord Nelson during the period 1783 .It was used to store copper and lumber for ship building and maintenance. The process of authentic restoration and conversion of the property into a Georgian Inn was begun in 1982 to 1988. Today the Dockyard houses a world class marina facility providing the opportunity to vacation steps away from some of the most luxurious and famous yachts in the sailing world.
As home to the Antigua Charter Yacht Meeting, Antigua Classic Regatta and Antigua Sailing Week, the Copper and Lumber Hotel is a great location for sailors or enthusiasts to join in the fun.
The suites and studios of The Copper and Lumber Store Hotel are elegantly furnished with authentic antiques and period pieces which perfectly enhance the weathered brickwork, hand-hewn beams and mellow brass. Old sailing prints, steamer trunks, ceiling fans, faux gas lamps, and four-poster canopy beds exuding the gracious elegance of 18th century England.
The rooms open into the center courtyard filled with tropical plants or have exquisite views of the Harbor, dotted with anchored yachts and sailboats year-round.
Weddings and Honeymoons
The romance and intimacy of the Georgian courtyard which forms the centre of The Copper and Lumber Store Hotel lends itself wonderfully to weddings.
The most important day of your life deserves to be magical in every way. At the Copper and Lumber Store Hotel you have the choice of the romance and intimacy of the Georgian Courtyard which lies at the heart of the hotel, or a wedding along side the water with wonderful views across the Harbour.
V.C. Bird International Airport, located on the northeast corner of Antigua, is the point of entry for visitors arriving by air to Antigua and Barbuda. There are both direct flights and connections from North America via San Juan, New York and Atlanta and St. Martin and several weekly flights from Europe. Scheduled and charter service is available to many of the neighboring islands.
Golf Course: No
All Inclusive: No
Family Friendly: No
Internet Access: Yes
Hotel Type: Hotel and Resort
Price Range Per Night: $125 - 200
Address: PO Box 184, Antigua
Country: Antigua and Barbuda
Phone 1: (268) 460-1160
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