What's Located Around Jolly Beach Resort & Spa

The inviting beaches in Antigua are considered the most-visited attractions that you'll find in the region.

If you or your group are big beach fans, Jolly Beach Resort & Spa is set in the perfect location for you. This lodging is located along the water, so tourists can spend all day every day soaking up the sun if they want. This property is located outside of Antigua's busier areas, which means those visiting this particular area will oftentimes have these stretches of sand to themselves, providing them with the opportunity to lay their towel anywhere on the sand that they desire.

Nearby Beaches

Jolly Beach

Needless to say, since Jolly Beach Resort & Spa sits directly on Jolly Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is one of the main attractions at this property. A long beach jutting out into the ocean, Jolly Beach is adjacent to Jolly Harbor and is surrounded by lots of activity. There are restaurants, accommodations, bars and a casino around this beach. For vacationers who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Jolly Harbour Resort
Beach Distance Direction Location
Valley Church Beach 0.6 SSW Valley Church
Coco Beach 0.9 SW 1.1 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour
Ffryes Beach 1.2 SSW 1.4 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour
Cove Bay Beach 1.3 NW 1.1 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Darkwood Beach 1.5 S 1.8 mi. South of Jolly Harbour
Hermitage Bay 1.6 N 1.3 mi. North of Jolly Harbour
Pearns Bay South Beach 1.7 NW 1.5 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Stony Horn Bay Beach 1.7 NW 1.5 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Little Pearns Bay Beach 1.8 NW 1.6 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Turner's Beach 2.4 S 2.7 mi. South of Jolly Harbour
Pinching Bay 3.1 NNW Five Islands
Cades Bay Beach 3.4 SE 3.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Hawksbill Bay 3.6 N Five Islands
Landing Bay 3.8 N Five Islands
Galley Bay Beach 4.0 N Five Islands
St. Johns Harbor South 4.2 NNE St. John's
Morris Bay 4.2 SE 4.5 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Deep Bay 4.3 N Five Islands
St. Johns Harbor West 4.3 N Five Islands
Trafalgar Beach 4.5 N Five Islands
Curtain Bluff Beach 4.6 SE 4.3 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour
Carlisle Bay East -- -- 3.9 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour

Valley Church Beach is the closest to the resort. Valley Church Beach is a beautiful, often overlooked beach on Antigua's eastern shore. The waters are clean and calm.

If instead you're looking for a beach that offers more seclusion, Ffryes Beach could be a better choice for you. Frryes Beach has clear, calm water. There's not a lot to see snorkeling, but swimming will be relaxing and you wont have to dodge coral reefs or rock formations beneath the waves. It's situated just a quick interval off.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are curious to know about the area's important features might like to know how far away the neighboring town or city is from their accommodations. Jolly Beach Resort & Spa is located toward the heart of Jolly Harbour.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Jolly Beach Resort & Spa:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Valley Church 0.7 S
Bolands 0.9 E
Crab Hill 2.0 S
Johnsons Point 2.4 S
Five Islands 3.4 N
John Hughes 4.5 ESE
Old Road 4.7 SE
St. John's 4.9 NE
Redcliffe Quay 4.9 NE
downtown St. John's 4.9 NE

Nearby Attractions

Fort James

Travelers in need of a fun agenda during their stay in Antigua will find that Jolly Beach Resort & Spa is a good spot to start all their adventures. In fact, this section of Jolly Harbour has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, such as Detour Bike Trails, Greencastle Hill Park, and Fort Barrington, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Detour Bike Trails.

With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Jolly Harbour Resort
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Detour Bike Trails Park -- -- 1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Greencastle Hill Park Historical Site 2.5 E 2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour
Fort Barrington Historical Site 4.6 N Five Islands
Wallings Resevoir Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.6 ESE --
Fort James Historical Site 4.9 NNE St. John's
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum 5.0 NE Downtown St. John's
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 5.0 NE Downtown St. John's
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 5.0 E 3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour
St. John's Cathedral Historical Site 5.1 NE Downtown St. John's
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 5.2 NE St. John's
National Hero's Park Museum 6.0 NE 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Caribbean Cinemas - Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 6.1 NE St. John's
Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour Zip Line Site -- -- Sweets
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 6.5 NE Cassada Gardens
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 6.7 ENE 3.0 mi. East of St. John's
Monk's Hill Park Park 7.7 ESE 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Nelson's Ruins West Historical Site 8.8 ESE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historical Site 8.9 ESE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historical Site 8.9 ESE English Harbour
Admiral House Museum 8.9 ESE English Harbour
Dockyard Museum Museum 9.0 ESE English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park 9.0 ESE English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 9.2 ESE English Harbour
Jones Valley Trail Park -- -- 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Lookout Trail Park 9.7 ESE 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 9.7 ESE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Shirley Heights Fort Historical Site 9.7 ESE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Betty's Hope Museum -- -- 2.5 mi. West of Willikies
Orange Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- Willikies

If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, Greencastle Hill Park might be the right choice for you. One of the highest hills in Antigua, Greencastle Hill has been a popular place for hikers, tourist, and locals for most of recorded history. With beautiful views of the surrounding area, it is not uncommon to find people here simply enjoying the scenery.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting details about nearby booking options is sometimes an excellent means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. While there are only a few other hotel and resort options right around Jolly Beach Resort & Spa, its tranquil surroundings are what make it a nice choice for travelers seeking a peaceful retreat. Find out what you need to know about the surrounding area's hotel booking options by reviewing the table below.

Accommodations near Jolly Harbour Resort
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Tranquility Bay 0.2 N Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Sugar Ridge Resort Limited 0.6 S Valley Church, Antigua
Cocobay Resort 0.8 SSW Valley Church, Antigua
Cocos 1.0 SW 1.2 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour, Antigua
 

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