Black Opal are proud to be an Official West Indies Tour Operator for the England Men’s Tour 2022 - we are hosting exclusive group tours to the three Tests and we’d love to take you along.
This lively and varied tour will be hosted by Gladstone Small and David Gower, with plenty of time for relaxing, drinks and sporting debate along the way.
Our Three Test Tour :
This exciting tour goes far beyond the basics. Luxury accommodation, all transfers and travel arrangements are of course taken care of as standard, but the exclusive extras make this tour truly stand out. Hosted drinks receptions on each island will begin the revelries in style, while our ‘Stumps’ evenings with Q&A sessions, drinks and canapes are the perfect way to reflect on the current match status.
Our dedicated hosts will be present at all events to offer a warm welcome and plenty of insider insight into the cricket as it unfolds. To round things off, our ‘Digest the Test’ farewell dinners will be held after the tests finish on each island, to mark the end of each Caribbean chapter.
- International flights in Economy Class
- All internal flights in Economy Class
- Private transfers on arrival and departure
- VIP Meet & Greet on arrival
- Stadium transfers on each day of the Test Matches
- Transfers to all Black Opal hosted events
- 7 nights accommodation at Royalton Antigua, on All-inclusive basis
- 8 nights accommodation at Turtle Beach by Elegant Hotels, on All-inclusive basis
- 9 nights accommodation at Royalton Grenada, on All-inclusive basis
- Welcome drinks in Antigua & Grenada
- Welcome lunch in Barbados
- ‘Digest the Test’ Farewell Dinners
- ‘Stumps’ event at the end of play day three including canapés, beer, wine and soft drinks
Alternative hotel options are available, including Blue Waters (Antigua); Colony Club, Tamarind by Elegant Hotels, Fairmont Royal Pavilion (Barbados); Silversands, Mount Cinnamon (Grenada). Supplements will apply. Single supplements available on request.
In addition to this sample itinerary, we work with a selection of fabulous hotels, so can find the perfect accommodation to suit your requirements, as well as offer excursions, car hire and more, to create your ideal Caribbean getaway.
Fly to Antigua, where you will be met and transferred to your hotel for 7 nights.
Tuesday 8 – Saturday 12 March 2022
Enjoy the first test match of the West Indies v England series at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, with included transfers for each day of the event.
Join our hosts and friends, as we catch up after arrival on Antigua, enjoying casual welcome drinks, as we anticipate the start of the 1st Test.
Following the close of play today, join us for our popular ‘Stumps’ event as we gather with like-minded cricket fans and our hosts, to discuss the play so far, with canapes and selected drinks included.
As the 1st Test has drawn to a close, relax and join us for an enjoyable farewell dinner in a carefully chosen restaurant, as we reflect on the game so far, before making our onward journey.
Fly to our next stunning island destination, Barbados, check into your luxury hotel for your 8 night stay.
Wednesday 16 – Sunday 20 March
Enjoy the second test match of the series at the Kensington Oval Stadium, with transfers included for your attendance.
Ahead of the 2nd Test beginning, we’ll gather together for an informal lunch at a delightful restaurant, with our hosts and friends old and new. This is a social and relaxing start to our time on the vibrant island of Barbados.
As the third day has ended, we’ll meet up for a casual event, our ‘Stumps’ gathering, with chance to engage with our hosts, over canapes and selected drinks and reflect on the series so far.
At the end of the 2nd Test, we get together with our hosts and fellow travellers for a lovely farewell dinner, before our next island awaits, as we follow England's tour of the West Indies.
Fly to the final host island of beautiful Grenada, staying for 9 nights.
Thursday 24 – Monday 28 March
Soak up the atmosphere at the final test match of the 2022 series, at the Grenada National Cricket Stadium.
Enjoy a warm welcome to the 'Spice Isle', joining our hosts Gladstone Small and David Gower, as well as fellow cricket enthusiasts, as we all anticipate the final Test of the series.
After today's cricket has drawn to a close, our hosted tour guests will join us for our final ‘Stumps’ event, with canapes, selected drinks, as we review the day’s play, at this midpoint of the 3rd Test.
The final day of the West Indies Test series is here, we enjoy the play before joining our hosts this evening, as we ‘Digest the Test’, for our evening farewell dinner.
We bid farewell to the Caribbean and travel back to the UK, with fond memories of the cricket in the wonderful West Indies.
Want to tweak this itinerary to make your ideal getaway? Our team have a wealth of knowledge of the islands, to help tailor make your perfect trip, built around experiencing the three Test Matches.
Prices are subject to change and are based on economy class flights, staying at the Royalton Antigua, Turtle Beach Barbados and Royalton Grenada. Tickets are not included in this price but can be added at cost price when released.
Our hand-picked luxury accommodation
At Black Opal, we know our clients want the very best accommodation to accompany their luxury sports travel experience. That’s why we endeavour to secure the very best accommodation available within convenient proximity to your chosen event. Our recommendations are below, but should you wish to stay elsewhere simply give us a call on 0330 041 4888 or contact us online.