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Callaloo Cay

A World of Prestige on the Horizon
Callaloo Cay


Framed by pristine beaches, sparkling turquoise waters and coral reefs, the island of Antigua is an alluring paradise.

Situated in the northeastern Caribbean, the island is an increasingly popular tourism haven recognized for its rich historic character and natural beauty. The shorelines accentuated by lagoons, natural harbours, picturesque coastal villages and vibrant ocean waters teaming with tropical sea-life is nothing short of picture postcard perfection.

The tropical climate is tempered by sea breezes and trade winds drifting across the lush green tropics, keeping humidity at bay. The island, a famed yachting destination, is also home to many sporting events and colourful celebrations.

It is not surprising that the largest of the English-speaking Leeward Islands is a favoured sanctuary and investment choice for numerous celebrities including Oprah Winfrey, Robert De Niro, Giorgio Armani and Richard Branson. In a unique partnership with the government of Antigua & Barbuda, Callaloo Cay now offers a lucrative Citizenship by Investment opportunity opening a gateway to a world of prestige.

Callaloo Cay is an island dream with bountiful and desirable benefits.

A Gateway to Paradise

Nestled in a sheltered cove along the southeastern coast of the island, a mere 20 minutes from the airport, lays the prime location for the Callaloo Cay luxury development.

Nothing short of island utopia, Callaloo Cay will comprise of a five star hotel,  private villas, a world-class spa, a trend-setting beach club and several waterside-dining concepts.

Affording a vista of mesmerizing sunrises over a horizon of sandy beaches and azure waters, the exclusive resort will occupy a sprawling 32 acres of prime beachfront. An additional 5 acres will be developed into a National Park for the enjoyment of local residents and guests.

Stylishly designed to embrace the distinctive characteristics of the island’s landscape, the property will be operated by globally recognized Waldorf Astoria Hotels and Resorts, Hiltons luxury brand of iconic landmark hotels, upholding an assurance of superior quality standards.

A Retreat That Rivals the Very Best

Situated at Morris Bay Beach, a tranquil beachfront setting, Callaloo Cay’s integrated design combines the vitality of a luxury beachfront resort with secluded hideaways fashioned around vitalising waterways. The resort will be developed in phases with ground breaking planned for end 2016 and estimated site completion in 2020. Callaloo Cay strives to achieve sustainability through sound preservation principles, green building design and engagement with the local community.

Pavillion and Villas Floor Plans

Callaloo Cay Conceptual Site Plan
01Luxury Hotel & Villas Entry Gate02Arrival Plaza03Lobby04Neighborhood Club05Hilltop Luxury Villas (18)06Mangrove & Lagoon Suites (20 keys)07Two bedroon Cliff Pool Villas (16 keys)08Sugar Mill – Restaurant & Spa – Fitness09Beachfront & Garden Suites (36 keys)10Beach Club11Single Family Homes (17 units)125 Star Hotel (150 keys)13Waterfront Public Park & Beach Facilities14Improvements (Basketball Court, Lighting, Changing Rooms)15Service Area16Main Beach17Elevated Boardwalk, Beach Access185 Star Hotel & Villas Entry gate

An Idyllic Tropical Island

Antigua is located in the eastern Caribbean Sea just 650 km southeast of Puerto Rico. The open Atlantic Ocean lies to the north and east. The island’s newly opened international terminal offers daily direct flights from London, New York, Miami and Toronto, along with several weekly flights and connections from main hubs in Europe and North America. Major US destinations such as New York, Atlanta and Miami are a mere 3-4 hour flight from Antigua, providing swift connectivity. Antigua, ‘ancient’ in Spanish, is named after an icon in Seville Cathedral, Santa Maria de la Antigua.

Antigua at a Glance

Antigua & Barbuda is an independent Commonwealth state in the Eastern Caribbean,which blends West African and British cultural influences. Antigua is also a member ofthe United Nations (UN) and the Organisation of American States (OAS),among other international organisations.

Key Facts


St. John’s, Antigua


The combined size of 442 km2 makes Antigua & Barbuda the 9th largest country by size in the Caribbean. Antigua, the main island, is about 280 km2, Barbuda is 161 km2 and Redonda (inhabited island) is 1.3 km2


Tourism is the key driver of GDP and generates around 60% of the island’s income from key markets such as the US, Canada and Europe

Stable Currency

The national currency is the Eastern Caribbean Dollar (EC$). Pegged to the US Dollar, the exchange rate has remained consistent for almost three decades. US$1 is equivalent to EC$2.68Language




89,000 inhabitants. The ethnicity of the island’s residents is a mix of Afro-Caribbean, European and Middle Eastern descent


With a tropical climate, the islands are tempered by sea breezes and trade winds keeping humidity at bay. Average daytime temperature range from 21-30 ºC, with night temperatures during the cool season falling to around 16-18 ºC

Cruise Destination

St. John’s Deep Water Harbour has the capacity for up to 4 cruise ships and over 10,000 passengers per day. A major waterfront redevelopment initiative is planned


An Exclusive Investment Opportunity

In a unique partnership with the government of Antigua & Barbuda, Callaloo Cay offers one of the most attractive citizenship by investment programs in the world. The program offers flexibility through a range of investment options, including redeemable shares, fractional ownership and private villa ownership.

A Lucrative Investment

Currently the only project offering subscription in shares and fractional real estate for citizenship

Limited time guaranteed share buy back option after a minimum 5-year holding

No wealth or gift tax

No inheritance tax or capital gains tax

No tax on worldwide income

Security of KPMG escrow services with funds held in Royal Bank of Canada

Saleable investment with eligibility for subsequent citizenship by investment application

A destination of choice, luxury tourism is steadily increasing. Of the 36 hotels in Antigua & Barbuda, 35% are luxury establishments with currently only 3 international brands present on the island

High quality standards and world leading operator ensures growth on investment and ease of resale


A Passport to the World

 An investment of minimum US$400,000 in the Callaloo Cay development will result in an entitlement for investors for a citizenship of Antigua, along with a range of benefits.

Citizenship Benefits

The fast-tracked processing of the application takes approximately 3–4 months, and once granted will allow investors visa-free access to more than 134 countries, including the Schengen countries, the United Kingdom and Canada.

Dual citizenship is allowed, and family members can join the citizenship program. This also includes dependent children under 26 years of age and dependent parents/grandparents over 65 years age.

There is no requirement to travel to Antigua & Barbuda during the application process, and there is just five days of mandatory residence for within five years.

Citizenship by Investment Programme, Application Documentation


A Prestigious Opportunity on the Horizon

Callaloo Cay is the culmination of an unrivalled collaboration between the Government of Antigua & Barbuda and world-renowned developers with a wealth of international experience and an impressive portfolio of luxury projects. Amongst the international team of experts are global leaders in architectural design, leading tax, audit and financial advisory professionals and Consultants. Spearheaded by first class specialists, designers and operator, the development assures a sound investment.


News & Events

Stay Updated on the Latest Developments at Callaloo Cay

To arrange to meet with us in person at one of our many international events, please submit your details via the Enquiry Form and visit this page frequently for updates.

Waldorf Astoria Antigua

May 4th, 2017

Callaloo Cay announces the signing of a management agreement with renowned luxury hotel brand Waldorf Astoria Hotels and Resorts paving the way towards the finest resort in the Caribbean-Waldorf Astoria Antigua. The announcement was made at the newly restored Clarence House during Antigua Sailing Week-wherein Callaloo Cay were among the main sponsors. Guests from around the world graced the occasion. This milestone moment reflects Callaloo Cays endeavour to deliver superior quality service and unparalleled luxury – setting new standards for excellence.


Ground Breaking Milestone

February 28th, 2017

An exceptional panoramic view set the stage for the Callaloo Cay ground breaking event. Symbolizing the official start of work on the project was attended by a cross section of individuals representing the Government of Antigua and Barbuda, governmental departments, community representatives, and a large body of media practitioners. The moment was deemed celebratory. Delivering remarks were Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda – Gaston Browne, Minister of Foreign Affairs – Max Fernandez, and Minister of Tourism – Asot Michael., Dawood Shah – Senior VP Al Caribi


Advisory Committee Convened

February 2, 2017

Coming shortly after the last community consultation held in December, principals of Callaloo Cay stayed true to their agreement to convene an advisory body to address and discuss environmental concerns. The meeting included a site visit and a lengthy yet comprehensive explanation of mitigation measures by Trinidadian hydrologist Fazir Khan. At the conclusion of the meeting, there was a greater level of understanding of how the development would proceed. Representatives of the department of the environment and the Development Control authority came in their numbers and added great depth to the discussion.


Football Teams Score!

January 2017

Callaloo Cay again demonstrated its commitment to youth and sports by its continued sponsorship of two sporting entities. A donation of USD$5000.00 was made to two of the Old Road Community’s youth and sports clubs. Representatives of the Old Road FC and the Callaloo Cay Young Lions said the donation will go towards providing equipment, refreshments, uniforms and continued development of the community’s youth. The initiative forms part of Callaloo Cay’s triple bottom line principle: people, planet and profit.

Community Consultation

December 15, 2016

Fulfilling its promise to the people of the Old Road community and surroundings, principals of Callaloo Cay in December returned to meet with villagers, leaders and interested parties for a second consultation. The meeting sought to address environmental concerns and communicate plans related to the phases of development. Experts were on hand to add further support and clarity where required. As a result of the meeting, it was agreed that an environment advisory committee would be formed and that the members would be a cross representation of all stakeholders.

Destination Antigua & Barbuda

October 9,2016

Callaloo Cay played the role of Platinum sponsor at the expo-style conference promoting Antigua and Barbuda as the ultimate destination of choice for both investment and tourism at the Palazzo Versace Dubai on October 8-9th. The invite-only event highlighted salient aspects of the islands – with a special focus on Callaloo Cay – and was attended by a high profile travel delegation from the twin islands including Prime Minister – Hon. Gaston Browne, Ambassador to the UAE, His Excellency Casroy James, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon. Charles Fernandez, and Special Economic Envoy and Hollywood Icon – Robert Deniro.



Let the Games Begin

May 1, 2016

Old Road Community, special guests, members of government including Governor General Rodney Williams, Prime Minister Gaston Browne, Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon Charles Fernandez, Minister of Social Transformation Hon. Samantha Marshall, and Senator Colin James, and scores of youth turned out for the handover ceremony of the Old Road Sports complex.
This event marked the fulfilment of Callaloo Cay’s promise to stay involved in the community through sports and youth development. The newly refurbished tennis, basketball, and netball courts were put to full use.
All complimented the initiative and envisioned the Old Road Community soon becoming a leader and hub for sporting activities on the island.

ORSC Courts Opening May 1st 2016-8316

Beach Clean Up

February 27, 2016

Recently, members of the community came together to improve the aesthetic of the area by cleaning the Morris Bay beach. PM Gaston Browne, and FM Charles Max Fernandez participated in the effort as well. Callaloo Cay is leading the way in preserving, protecting, and embracing the natural environment while at the same time encouraging community participation; Camaraderie, teamwork and a feeling of pride for a job well done marked the day.

Callaloo Cay Beach Cleanup-6366


February 10, 2016

Ivor Jackson has conducted a comprehensive Environmental Impact Study (EIS) along with other consultants including geotechnical engineers, beach & coastal specialists and marine biologists. The development team is now adjusting their plans to accommodate the environmental sensitivities and to resolve some of the existing problems inherent on the site.
“ At Callaloo Cay we are committed to make the planet better than we found it.”

Sports Field Sod

January 29, 2016

A modern Sports complex forms a part of the community development goals of the Callaloo Cay luxury resort.
Construction on first phase commenced for basketball, tennis, and netball courts along with the installation of fencing, lighting and proper drainage.

Sports Field Sod

UAE Government

January 15, 2016

Her Excellency Reem Ebrahim Al Hashimi, UAE Minister of State and Managing Director for the Dubai World Expo2020 visited Callaloo Cay in Antigua with a delegation from the Government of UAE.

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China Road Show

December 4, 2015

Chinese immigration firm World Way promoted Callaloo Cay at exclusive road shows in Chinese cities of Beijing, Shanghai & Shenzhen. Presentations were held by Antigua and Barbuda Foreign Minister The Honorable Charles Henry Fernandez, Antigua and Barbuda Ambassador to the UAE Mr. Ernell Casroy James and Director Al CaribiAntigua Ltd Mr. NitinSinghal

China Road Show

Soho House

November 14, 2015

Global Locales in conjunction with leading Canadian Immigration Law firm, Green and Spiegel presented Callaloo Cay at an informative seminar on Global Citizenship in Turkey

Engaging with the Local Community

November 9, 2015

Tenders have been issued to develop the sports field, adjacent to the Callaloo Cay site, into a multi-use modern day facility for all to enjoy. The community concept will incorporate tennis & basketball courts, cricket and volley ball nets and a football field for the local community.

Callaloo Cay Young Lions

November 9, 2015

We will be cheering the local football club as the Callaloo Cay Young Lions sport our ‘shades of blue’ sportswear under our proud sponsorship.

Driving for Sustainability

November 9, 2015

We have recently commissioned an environmental impact study in Antigua to inform our planning and development with sound preservation principles from the very beginning. We are committed to ensuring sustainability for Antigua.

GCF 2015

October 8, 2015

Callaloo Cay created a buzz during the Global Citizenship Forum 2015 in Monaco. Hosted by Arton Capital at the Monte Carlo Bay Resort, Callaloo Cay was presented as a Marquis project in the Global Citizenship Industry

GCF 2015 Monaco


To register interest in Callaloo Cay or to obtain further details, please submit your details via the Enquiry Form. A member of the Callaloo Cay team will contact you within two business days.

Contact Information

Al Caribi Antigua Development Ltd, 20th Floor Faya Business Tower Bldg, Al Majaz Park, Al Buheirah Corniche, P.O. Box 66666, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Phone +971 6 556 7666      Fax +971 6 556 6160