The Ultimate Proposal Spots in Antigua and Barbuda: Where you can be assured they'll say ‘Yes’!

As the four-time winner of the Caribbean’s Most Romantic Destination award (World Travel Awards), we’re taking the opportunity to highlight Antigua and Barbuda as the destination of choice for couples ready to pop the ultimate question. With 365 beaches, two islands worth of unspoiled nature, and scores of beautiful backdrops, choosing the ultimate proposal spot can seem a little daunting. Have no fear, this guide is here to fill Cupid’s admittedly tiny shoes!

Whether you are planning a surprise proposal or looking for that perfect location to capture their "yes," our expertly curated list of proposal spots is your ticket to nuptial bliss. Below, we provide some suggestions to help you choose among the most stunning and romantic locations in Antigua and Barbuda, ensuring an unforgettable proposal.

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Shirley Heights

Overlooking English Harbour, this historic site often enjoyed by hikers offers panoramic sunset views of the island and the ocean, creating the perfect romantic backdrop.

Mermaid Gardens

These secluded gardens and natural rock pools provide a serene and magical setting amidst Antigua’s verdant greenery for an especially intimate proposal.

Clarence House

This colonial-era house infuses a proposal with a certain stately elegance, transporting one back in time. The view from its gardens certainly doesn’t hurt, either!

Weatherills Sugar Mill

A fitting choice for couples who love a breathtaking view, this elaborately restored sugar mill speaks to the history of the destination and boasts no shortage of rustic charm. As a bonus, the eponymous Weatherills Hotel offers an on-site restaurant and a flexible event space, perfect to host the wedding as well.

Turtle Watching

Antigua and Barbuda’s offshore cays are home to rare, endemic species of turtles and tortoises - what better celebrants to add to your proposal? Infuse a little natural appeal to your big day as you pop the question from the deck of a turtle-watching charter boat.

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Direct Flights and Easy Accessibility

Antigua and Barbuda will remain eminently accessible from Canada this summer, with consistent and convenient service from Air Canada on Saturdays and WestJet on Wednesdays and Sundays. With WestJet now operating midweek flights over the summer months for the first time, island romance is just a few hours away!

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