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. 

Bike and Scooter Rental

If you like the idea of feeling the wind in your hair, there are 3 places that can help you. Those wanting to learn more concerning this topic can do so by clicking on this link.

Diving

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 several dive operators and a small number of interesting dive sites to choose from. Navigate here to find our discussion of scuba diving in this area.

Fishing

Jolly Harbour 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.

If there are some avid fishermen in your group, they're in luck -- 5 charter fishing services are located in this area. Click here to check out our page regarding this topic.

Golf

Antigua Golf

Like golf? You'll be glad to discover three golf courses The courses are Jolly Harbour Golf Course, Cedar Valley Golf Club, and Cedar Valley Golf Club. Simply click on the name of the course for more information concerning the course, including contact information, number of holes, location, and more. Those wanting to obtain more information concerning golfing throughout Antigua can do so by clicking here.

Sailing and Boating

Adventure Antigua Day Sails

The following chart lists some details concerning area firms that can help you get out on the water.

Boating Opportunities In Jolly Harbour
Name Phone Location
Adventure Antigua Day Sails (268) 726-6355 Central Jolly Harbour
Eolia Sailing (268) 464-3131 0.3 mi. Northeast of Central Jolly Harbour
Gadaboat (268) 720-7822 0.3 mi. Northeast of Central Jolly Harbour
Miramar Sailing (268) 721-3456 Central Jolly Harbour
Pacific Marlin (268) 779-8317 Central Jolly Harbour
West Coast Tours Antigua (268) 728-5239 0.3 mi. Northeast of Central Jolly Harbour

If you'd like to find out about marinas and charter operators follow this link.

Shopping

Indigo Divers

If you have some folks who enjoy window shopping traveling with you, they might want to know that there are more than 33 retail stores to browse in this area. Read this extended discussion if you'd like to find out more about shopping in Jolly Harbour and nearby.

Sightseeing

Fort James

Another great activity for visitors is to enjoy the area's sights and natural beauty. Area sights include 7 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to visitors Those visitors who like the open air typically have fun visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. Click here to check out our page concerning area sightseeing and attractions.

Details concerning a firm that will provide a guided tour of some of the most enjoyable sites can be found below.

Sightseeing Services Near Jolly Harbour
Name Type Phone Location
Heavenly Tours Travel and Tour Operators (268) 4774-0206 Downtown St. John's, 4.7 mi. Northeast of Central Jolly Harbour
Salty Dogs Adventures Excursions and Sightseeing Service (268) 562-8341 Downtown St. John's, 4.6 mi. Northeast of Central Jolly Harbour
Tropical Adventures Antigua Excursions and Sightseeing Service (268) 480-1225 Downtown St. John's, 4.6 mi. Northeast of Central Jolly Harbour

Snorkeling

Jolly Harbour Snorkeling

If you love snorkeling you'll be pleased to know you'll have the chance while vacationing in Jolly Harbour. To find out more about snorkeling opportunities, read this page.

Spas

Relaxing for a few hours in a spa might be one of the most enjoyable parts of your vacation. If a visit to the spa sounds like fun, you will be happy to discover there are several in the area. Click here to see our page regarding this topic.

Tennis

Jolly Beach Resort & Spa

If you'd like to play some tennis during your visit your best bet is to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 5 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The following table summarizes some key facts. You can view the number of courts on-site, whether lights are available for evening play, and some other helpful details. Click on the names to learn about other aspects of 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 example, Jolly Beach Resort & Spa offers all-inclusive pricing, to help simplify your vacation.

Other Activities

The following table has some 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
AquaSports St. Johns Watersports Equipment Shop (268) 462-3474 Downtown St. John's, 4.7 mi. Northeast of Central Jolly Harbour
Caribbean Cinemas - Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater (268) 562-4000 5.9 mi. Northeast of Central Jolly Harbour
 

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