10 Best Places to Propose in Antigua and Barbuda (2024)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



Antigua and Barbuda are full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for beaches, bays, islands, waterfronts, snorkeling or good food and wine, there’s a beautiful spot to create a lifetime of memories. But where, exactly, should that most important question be asked? This guide describes some of the best places in Antigua and Barbuda to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in Antigua and Barbuda for Outdoor Lovers
  • Shirley Heights Lookout
  • Dickenson Bay
  • Nelson's Dockyard
  • Devil's Bridge
  • Half Moon Bay
  • Barbuda's Pink Sand Beaches
  • Darkwood Beach
  • Romantic Destinations in Antigua and Barbuda
  • Valley Church Beach
  • Ffreyes Beach
  • Pigeon Point Beach
  • Best Places to Propose in Antigua and Barbuda

Romantic Locations in Antigua and Barbuda For Outdoor Lovers


1. Shirley Heights Lookout

Offering panoramic views of English Harbour and the surrounding coastline, Shirley Heights is a popular spot for sunset viewing. Proposing here against the backdrop of a fiery sky and the historic ruins can be incredibly romantic.


2. Dickenson Bay

With its powdery white sand and clear turquoise waters, Dickenson Bay is one of Antigua's most beautiful beaches. Consider a private beachside dinner or a sunset stroll followed by a heartfelt proposal.


3. Nelson's Dockyard

The historic Fort George in St. George's provides panoramic views of the harbor and the town. Proposing at sunset with this stunning backdrop can be incredibly romantic.




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4. Devil's Bridge

Located on the northeastern coast of Antigua, Devil's Bridge is a natural limestone arch carved by the sea. The rugged beauty of this coastal formation makes it a unique and picturesque spot for a proposal, especially during sunrise or sunset.


5. Half Moon Bay

Nestled on the eastern coast of Antigua, Half Moon Bay is known for its stunning crescent-shaped beach and pristine waters. Proposing here amidst the natural beauty and serenity of the bay promises to be a romantic moment. 


6. Barbuda's Pink Sand Beaches

Take a day trip to Barbuda to explore its renowned pink sand beaches, including Princess Diana Beach and Coco Point. Proposing on one of these secluded and idyllic shores is sure to be a romantic and unforgettable experience.


7. Darkwood Beach

This tranquil beach on the western coast of Antigua boasts soft sand, swaying palm trees, and calm waters. Proposing here during a quiet afternoon or a romantic sunset picnic can create a memorable and intimate experience.


Romantic Destinations in Antigua and Barbuda

Antigua and Barbuda are full of romantic beaches, bays and islands. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal over a glass of wine, at a spectacular island, or on a beautiful beach.


8. Valley Church Beach

Located on the west coast of Antigua, Valley Church Beach is renowned for its soft white sand and calm turquoise waters. Proposing here during a quiet morning walk or a sunset picnic can be incredibly romantic.



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9. Ffryes Beach

Adjacent to Valley Church Beach, Ffryes Beach is another stunning stretch of coastline with powdery sand and crystal-clear waters. Popping the question here against the backdrop of the sparkling sea and colorful sunset sky is sure to be memorable.


10. Pigeon Point Beach

This picturesque beach, located near English Harbour in Antigua, offers stunning views of the historic Nelson's Dockyard and the surrounding coastline. Proposing here during a quiet morning or a sunset picnic allows you to soak in the beauty of the Caribbean while creating a memorable moment with your partner.


Best Places to Propose in Antigua and Barbuda

While it can be tempting to get wrapped up in elaborate proposal plans, sometimes the very best way to ask the question is a classic, heartfelt, on-one-knee moment. Whatever you and your soon-to-be fiance or fiancee enjoy, Antigua and Barbuda have beautiful and memorable places to propose. Make one of these romantic locations your special place by proposing with the perfect vintage engagement ring.


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Suzanne Sachs

Suzanne has always believed vintage rings can change lives. She's been in the jewelry industry for over 35 years, working with vintage jewelers, diamond dealers, diamond cutters, and gemologists. Suzanne started Artdecodiamonds in 2000 and understood the demand for vintage rings throughout the world. She ultimately started VintageDiamondRing.com in 2014, and understands each vintage ring is a reflection of you – your history, your relationships, your style, your elegance and is honored to have the opportunity to help you showcase your flair in a unique and exquisite way.
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