Activities in Jolly Harbour

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A top sailing destination in Antigua, Jolly Harbour is a high end resort community which features a full-service marina, championship golf course, several spas, and luxury accommodations.  Because this town greatly caters to tourists who appreciate the finer things in life, activities are often geared towards things like sailing, sport fishing, tennis, and shopping. 


Jolly Harbour Diving

The area surrounding Jolly Harbour is lined with underwater caves and the further you go, the more there is to be explored. Those wanting to dive for the first time will be able to here thanks to the quiality of dive sites and operators in the region.

You'll find 3 dive operators and a small number of dive sites to choose from. Visit this extended discussion regarding diving opportunities in this area if you're seeking more facts.


Nightwing Sports Fishing

Jolly Harbour offers plenty of tourist services for fishermen looking to head offshore and try their luck fishing, particularly against the many tarpon in the area.

Fishing is popular in this area, as suggested by the existence of 5 charter fishing services that operate from this area. Readers can get more information about fishing in this area can do so by clicking here.


Antigua Golf

Hoping you can spend some time on the greens during your vacation? There are a pair of area golf courses. The courses are Jolly Harbour Golf Course and Cedar Valley Golf Club. To get additional information concerning the course, including the number of holes, location, and much more simply click on the name of the course. For more in formation concerning golf courses throughout Antigua, check out this page.

Sailing and Boating

Jolly Harbour Sailing and Boating

The table right below enables you to learn a few details regarding local providers that will help you get out on the water.

Boating Opportunities In And Around Jolly Harbour
Name Phone Location
Miramar Sailing (268) 721-3456 Central Jolly Harbour
Treasure Island Cruises (268) 461-8675 Redcliffe Quay, 4.7 mi. Northeast of Central Jolly Harbour
West Coast Tours Antigua (268) 728-5239 Jolly Harbour

If you'd like to find out about charter operators and marinas go to this page.


Indigo Divers

If you have some people who love to shop traveling with you, they'll be interested to know that the area has more than 42 retail stores just waiting to be explored. To visit our complete guide to shopping in and around Jolly Harbour, go to this page.


Fort James

Sightseeing is also a great activity for anyone visiting Jolly Harbour. Among other sights, the area has 7 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. Vacationers who like the open air will frequently enjoy the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. For more details about this specific topic, navigate to this guide, which discusses area sightseeing opportunities and attractions.

Information concerning a firm that will help you have a great time enjoying the local sights can be seen down below.

Sightseeing Services Near Jolly Harbour
Name Phone Location
Historical Harbour Tours (268) 736-8846 Redcliffe Quay, 4.7 mi. Northeast of Central Jolly Harbour
Island Safari (268) 480-1225 Redcliffe Quay, 4.7 mi. Northeast of Central Jolly Harbour
Tropical Adventures Antigua (268) 480-1225 Redcliffe Quay, 4.6 mi. Northeast of Central Jolly Harbour


Jolly Harbour Snorkeling

If you love to snorkel you're in luck -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so while vacationing in Jolly Harbour. To learn more about snorkeling opportunities, check out this page.


Indulging in a trip to the spa just might be one of the most memorable parts of your vacation. If a visit to the spa sounds like fun, you might be happy to know there are a few in the area. To find out more about the options, visit this page.


Jolly Beach Resort & Spa

If you like playing tennis your best bet is to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 5 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The information that follows can help clarify your options. At a glance, you can see the number of tennis courts on-site, whether lights are available for evening play, and some other details. Click on the names to learn more about the property.

Accommodations with Tennis In And Around Jolly Harbour
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Jolly Beach Resort & Spa Central Jolly Harbour 4 check
Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort 3.8 mi. North of Central Jolly Harbour 5 check
Carlisle Bay 5.1 mi. Southeast of Central Jolly Harbour 8 check check
Curtain Bluff 4.7 mi. Southeast of Central Jolly Harbour 4 check check
Tranquility Bay Central Jolly Harbour 4 check

For instance, Jolly Beach Resort & Spa offers all-inclusive pricing, to help simplify your vacation.

Other Activities

The chart just below enables you to learn a few details regarding other activities.

Other Activities Near Jolly Harbour
Name Type Phone Location
Antigua Recreation Grounds Sporting Event Venue -- 5.0 mi. Northeast of Central Jolly Harbour
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater (268) 562-4036 Downtown St. John's, 4.8 mi. Northeast of Central Jolly Harbour
YMCA Fitness Centers and Instructors -- 5.0 mi. Northeast of Central Jolly Harbour

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