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.
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:
|Valley Church Beach||0.6||SSW||Valley Church|
|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|
|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.
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:
|downtown St. John's||4.9||NE|
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 Greencastle Hill Park, and Fort Barrington, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is .,
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.
|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|
|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|
|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|
|Botanical Garden||5.2||NE||St. John's|
|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|
|Zip Line Site||--||--||Sweets|
|Old Sugar Mill Ruins||Historical Site||6.5||NE||Cassada Gardens|
|Historical Site||6.7||ENE||3.0 mi. East of St. John's|
|Park||7.7||ESE||0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour|
|Historical Site||8.8||ESE||English Harbour|
|Historical Site||8.9||ESE||English Harbour|
|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|
|Park||--||--||0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour|
|Park||9.7||ESE||0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour|
|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|
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.
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.
|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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