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Every rex resort is set beside a beach and what a beautiful beach this is, with soft white sand and glistening waters it’s an open invitation to don your bathers and walk right in! This hotel doesn’t break the bank, Halcyon Cove offers simple, value-for-money accommodation in a great location, on the shores of Dickenson Bay. Besides splashing about in the sea, there’s plenty of water sports on offer and tennis to keep you fit, if you prefer your sports on dry land. Youngsters will also enjoy Rexplorers kids club, with plenty of fun activities on the agenda. St John’s is only a short taxi ride away should you decide to explore further or simply fancy a wander around the shops and maybe spot a cruise ship or two.
Where is it?
On Dickenson Bay. 10 min to St John's. Transfer time from airport: 15 min.
Eats and drinks
Arawak Terrace (buffet), Warri Pier (à la carte, reservations required), barbecues at the Carib Bar, next to the beach (once a week). 3 bars. Bars and restaurants open in rotation.
Fun and games
Swimming pool, 4 floodlit tennis courts*. Aqua aerobics, beach sports, tennis (racquet hire and floodlights*). Water sports*: Hobie cat sailing, kayaking and snorkelling. Scuba demo in pool*; tuition carries a local charge. (Tennis and water sports are complimentary for All Inclusive guests only). Kids' club Mon-Fri, 4-12 years, 10.00am-4.00pm with lunch break.
Hairdressers and shops on site.
141 rooms on 2 floors in 12 buildings with no lifts. Garden Rooms have bath with shower overhead and twin beds or 1 king-size bed, garden view balcony/terrace, satellite TV, fridge and hairdryer, sleeping max 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
Poolside Rooms – as per Garden Room but with a partial sea view and balcony or terrace.
Beachfront Rooms – sleep max 2 adults and are close to the beach. Ground floor Beachfront Rooms have a terrace but higher floors don't have a balcony, all other room categories have balconies on higher floors. Family Rooms on the beachfront are also available, sleeping max 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
This property will only be available on a Room Only basis for 2013.
Guests on all-inclusive plan can use the restaurants at the Hawksbill, the hotel's sister property. Transport is not provided and must be booked with the hotel's reception.
Dress code: Breakfast and lunch. No swimwear. Gentlemen -T-shirts with sleeves and regular shorts. No sleeveless vests please Ladies – Casual but modestly covered. Dinner - Gentlemen – Elegantly casual with collard shirts,long trousers and shoes. Ladies – Smart casual
Please note: The hotel operates a non-smoking policy.
Please note: Breakfast and half board meal plans are also available.
*Denotes local charge
Child ages are up to and including 12 years.
Full buffet breakfast, lunch & dinner. Dinner from a set menu at the Warri Pier restaurant is included twice per stay. A wide variety of Caribbean cocktails, local beers, soft drinks, house spirits and house wines by the glass (NB: bottled water and a la carte dining not included) regular evening entertainment, taxes and tips.