June 9, 2022
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Reliable real estate project in Antigua and Barbuda for investing under the citizenship program

Construction of Moon Gate Hotel & Spa is proceeding according to plan, with work on the fourth site underway. The hotel will consist of seven buildings and operate on an all‑inclusive basis.

Investors buy an apartment or share in a hotel in order to obtain an Antigua and Barbuda passport. When construction is completed, investors will receive additional rental income — up to 4% per annum.

Zlata Erlach
Zlata Erlach

Head of the Austrian office

Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship by Investment

Reliable real estate project in Antigua and Barbuda for investing under the citizenship program

Moon Gate Hotel & Spa is a real estate project approved by the government of Antigua and Barbuda for the citizenship program.

Investors can purchase apartments in shared or full ownership. The cost of the share will be from $200,000. The price for full ownership depends on the room type.

Available properties in Moon Gate Hotel & Spa 

Room type




47 m²


Premium class

56 m²



93 m²


The spa hotel is located on the southeast coast of the Caribbean island of Antigua. In 50 meters from the hotel lies the bay and the beach of the same name — Half Moon Bay.

Construction on Moon Gate Hotel & Spa began in the first quarter of 2021. The hotel will consist of seven buildings and 49 rooms. In May 2022, construction workers began pouring the foundation for the fourth building. Walls have already been erected at one building, now the builders are laying tiles and waterproofing.

How to get Antigua and Barbuda citizenship by investment

The Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship Program provides four investment options:

  • $100,000+ — a non-refundable contribution to the National Development Fund;

  • $150,000+ — a non-refundable contribution to the University of the West Indies Foundation;

  • $200,000+ — purchase of real estate approved by the government;

  • $400,000+ — investments in business.

Together with the investor, their family can obtain a second citizenship: spouses, children under 30, parents over 55, brothers and sisters. The term for obtaining citizenship of Antigua and Barbuda is about 3 months.

The option with a contribution to the University of the West Indies Foundation is only available to families of six or more people.

Benefits of the Antigua and Barbuda passport

"Safe haven" abroad. Investors are able to live, work and study in the country, as well as come to the islands at any time, even with closed borders.

Visa-free travel to 150+ countries. Among them are the Schengen states, the UK, Hong Kong and Singapore.

Citizens of Antigua and Barbuda can apply for a US tourist visa valid for 10 years. You can apply for a B‑1/B‑2 visa at any convenient U.S. mission

Tax optimisation. Citizens of Antigua and Barbuda do not pay taxes on wealth, inheritance and capital gains on worldwide income. International Business Companies (IBCs) receive income tax holidays and are exempt from paying customs duties.

Opportunity to teach children in UK universities. Antigua and Barbuda is part of the British Commonwealth of Nations. Therefore, citizens of the country can receive education on preferential terms in the best British universities.

Immigrant Invest is a licensed agent for the Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship Program. If you want to get a second citizenship in the Caribbean and buy real estate on the islands, please contact investment program experts for advice.