Author Archives: Marydith

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The Origin of “Keep Calm And…”

Over lunch last week whilst discussing summer break and carnival plans one of my lunch pals randomly blurted: “Did you know that the Keep Calm phrase has been around since World War II?” Everyone stopped talking and in unison looked at him and asked “What?”  (All thinking what does that have to do with our carnival plans.) “Yeah it was a motivational poster intended to raise the morale of the British public in the aftermath of widely predicted mass air …
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Summer Is Here! Are You Ready?

It’s official summer is HERE!  The days are getting longer and the nights shorter and vacation is on everyone’s mind. Summer is also here at Trade Winds Hotel and so should you :-).  Ideally located we offer the perfect summer solstice seclusion with easy access to beautiful beaches, surfing, shopping, golfing, hiking, sightseeing adventures and much more. Our charming hotel is fully equipped with everything desired to make your vacation exceptional.  Furnished and decorated specifically to check in and chill …
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Business Class Meeting at Trade Winds Hotel

The basis of a successful conference is the combination of your knowledge of the subject and audience and our extensive experiences in organizing business events. Our business options consists of flexibility, constructive feedback and endless possibilities. Are you looking for a hotel where top quality service is the standard?  Where you will have access to an extensive range of facilities, superb dining options and comfortable rooms? A place to hold meetings and events in a pleasant, relaxed and sustainable surroundings? …
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Mayscape at Trade Winds Hotel

Just like April…May is the perfect time to travel as it’s the shoulder season in most places; fewer tourists, lower prices and perfect weather especially here in Antigua & Barbuda. Can’t decide between a cityscape and a beach getaway?  Well here at the Trade Winds Hotel you get a mixture of both.  The moment you enter Trade Winds Hotel you will become aware of an atmosphere of charming Caribbean.  Nestled on the crest of a hill, we are surrounded by …
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Chef’s Specials

If you’ve dined with us recently or have been following us on Facebook and Twitter you would’ve seen that in addition to our full a-la-carte menu you can now enjoy daily lunch and dinner specials. Chef Hodge and his creative team have been putting a Caribbean twist to some of your favourite dishes.  Popular is the “lobster tail with sauteed dasheen and garden greens” and the “local chicken and vegetable soup”.  Oh but wait, expect some Mediterranean and Asian influences …
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Our Environmental Policy

Our Team recognizes that our Hotel has an important role to play in ensuring that we do all possible to protect and improve our island’s environment for both ourselves and future generations and assist all Tourism partners in making Antigua an Eco Tourism destination. Here’s our Environmental Policy: Our Hotel Personnel are committed to taking action. To invite and encourage all persons associated with us to actively join us in our efforts to improve and protect our environment. To achieve, …
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