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.

Jumby Bay can also be the perfect choice for travelers looking for something to do in the evening. This oceanfront destination features live entertainment 7 days per week, and there are a few fun bars on-site to pick from as well.

Located on Long Island, close to St. John's, Jumby Bay welcomes tourists who are interested in basing their vacation on this beautiful island. It's northwest of the center of Willikies.


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.

Accommodations Map

Jumby Bay is a mid-sized property, with a total of 54 rooms. Their balance between and the great service of a small one, makes it easy for all types of guests to feel comfortable. This hotel has earned a rating of four and a half stars, for a number of reasons, including on-site features and overall experience.

A check list of the guest room amenities awaiting visitors at Jumby Bay include:

  • Internet Access Port
  • Room Service
  • Telephone

Remember that different types of rooms might have different amenities, so if you have an important amenity in mind, check with the hotel before you arrive.

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 to learn more details.

To view general amenities at the location, take a look at the following list:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Pets Accepted

Because these details can sometimes change, it's a good idea to call ahead of time if you're looking forward to something in particular. Visit this page to see our in-depth article about the kinds of recreation and activities that Jumby Bay has to offer.


Savor a fusion of East and West at Jumby Bay's Verandah Restaurant or grab a quick bite at the Pool Grille, both of which were noted for having the best food at an all-inclusive resort in the Caribbean by Fodors in 2013. 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-site, travelers looking to find further culinary diversity can also check out some of the other local dining choices. Guests looking for a bite to eat will find a small handful of restaurants nearby. It can be helpful to decide which nearby choices your family will enjoy, though Jumby Bay does have on-site dining, including The Estate House. To find out more about this area's dining, click here.

Guest Services

Taking advantage of guest services -- including the ones shown below -- may help you stay relaxed during your vacation.

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry

The property also boasts some business amenities, so it's a safe bet for any stay, if one must bring business along while attending this area.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Center


Guests will find lots of interesting sites and attractions close to Jumby Bay. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Old Sugar Factory and Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour. Considering this hotel is right on Long Island Beach North, it's the perfect spot for sun-bathers and watersports fanatics. Long Island Beach West, another nice place to relax, is located within walking distance of the hotel.

The hotel is located near Willikies, an interesting area for vacationers to learn about and explore Antigua.

To see more about what's in the area of the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Long Island, Antigua and Barbuda

Reservations: (268) 462-6000

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


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