Jumby Bay


Jumby Bay
 

Jumby Bay is a secluded hideaway accessible only by boat. The resort's casual elegance is noted for its landscape that is lush with rare tropical flowers, stately palm trees and abundant foliage. The property stretches out over 300 acres culminating in an 1830s stone and mahogany estate house that is reminiscent of the British colonial era. A highly recommended destination, in 2013 Conde Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure, and Fox News ranked this as one of the best hotels in the Caribbean. The following year US News followed suit by placing it on its list of Top 10 Hotels in the Caribbean.

Those hoping to stay active will be kept plenty busy at Jumby Bay, as they'll encounter a wide variety of recreational opportunities. After you've thoroughly exhausted yourself during an afternoon of thrills, pamper yourself at this waterfront destination's on-site spa.

Located on Long Island, near St. John's, Jumby Bay is a great choice for tourists who are interested in staying on this beautiful island. It is northwest of the center of Willikies.

Accommodations

The Rondavel suites include separate living areas, wrap-around terraces, walk-in showers and private gardens. The smaller Rondavel Rooms are located in 8-sided buildings with wrap-around terraces and views of the Caribbean. The top-of-the-line Rosewood Estate Suite features a courtyard with fountain, infinity pool with spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea, private bathroom with deep pedestal tub, and a rain shower.

Jumby Bay is a moderately-sized property, with a sum of 54 rooms. Their combination of the space and convenience of a larger place to stay means they are able to accommodate vacationers with unique agendas. With respect to overall quality, we've rated this hotel a rating of four and a half stars.

A list of the in-room amenities available at Jumby Bay is provided below.

  • Internet Access Port
  • Room Service
  • Telephone

Call the hotel if you're counting on particular amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

Guests of Jumby Bay are encouraged to let go and relax with any of the many treatments available at the SENSE® Spa.

The Estate Bar features a wide assortment of domestic and imported beers and wines.

Jumby Bay has a child friendly environment. With children's programs, playground, and babysitting, the family is guaranteed an enjoyable stay. Click here for more information.

The following list shows other amenities on this property:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Pets Accepted

Just in case, it's best to contact the lodging if you want to guarantee that a certain favorite amenity will be available. Visit this page to go to our in-depth article about the types of recreation and activities offered at Jumby Bay.

Food

Savor a fusion of East and West at Jumby Bay's The Verandah or grab a quick bite at the Pool Grille or the Beach Shack. Wherever you go you'll find incredibly good food. In fact, Jumby Bay was recently selected as having some of the best food of any all-inclusive resort in the Caribbean by Fodors. Headed by Executive Chef Claudio Melis, the food here stands out thanks to his subtle use of texturing that serves to bring out unique and delectable flavors. Some recommended dishes include Polipo e Fagioli, which is octopus and beans, and the Maiale, local pork served with cabbage, prunes, and dried mushroom.

In addition to what's available on-location, those looking for extra culinary diversity can also check out some of the area's other local restaurants. Visitors staying at Jumby Bay will find a limited but good selection of restaurants within traveling distance. It's worth it to check out the nearby restaurant options, even though Jumby Bay does have on-site dining, including The Estate House. For an in-depth look at this area's options, click here.

Guest Services

Jumby Bay offers a few guest services, including the ones that are listed below, helping to take care of the little details during your vacation to Antigua.

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry

Another plus is this property also has a small set of business amenities, doubly great for professionals who tend to bring work along when visiting this destination.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Center

Nearby

You'll encounter many interesting sites and attractions near Jumby Bay. Some of these attractions include Old Sugar Factory and Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour. Since this hotel is located right on Long Island Beach North, it's an ideal place for those who enjoy sun-bathing just outside their accommodations. Also, don't miss Long Island Beach West, found within walking distance.

The hotel is located near Willikies, an enjoyable area for vacationers to stop over.

If you're still curious about what's in the area of Jumby Bay, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Long Island

Reservations: (268) 462-6000

Website: http://www.jumbybayresort.com/

 

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