Prime Minister Gaston Browne has indicated that the expansion work on the Halcyon Hotel will see the resort having four to five hundred rooms.
He said that Sunwing will spend about eighty million dollars US on the project,which is expected to start in April of next year.Recently the Cabinet held a discussion on the proposal by Sunwing to partner with Rex Resorts to rehabilitate and to grow the Halcyon Hotel. The company recently completed a major upgrade of the rundown Royal Antiguan Hotel Many of the participants, during the OECS Meetings, expressed great surprise at the magnificence of the property. Antiguans who knew the Royal Antiguan applauded the glorious transformation of the property that Sunwing has engineered and designed at Deep Bay. The government has said that the Halcyon will remain a Government-owned property leased to Sunwing and Rex Resorts.