What's Near Jolly Beach Resort & Spa

The inviting beaches in Antigua are undoubtedly the most enticing outdoor sights that the island has to offer. Many guests are excited to learn that this property is directly on the waterfront, so you won't need to travel far to enjoy the most popular feature in the area. This location is not located near the more populated parts of Antigua, meaning vacationers staying here will often get to have the beach to themselves, allowing them to find a peaceful spot to soak in some sun.

Nearby Beaches

Jolly Beach

Of course, since Jolly Beach Resort & Spa is positioned 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 some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the names below to read our detailed article:

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

If you're looking for a beach that offers more seclusion, Ffryes Beach may be just what you're looking for. 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. You can find it one and a quarter miles south-southwest of the property.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about the area's important features might want to know how many miles the nearby town or city is from their location. Jolly Beach Resort & Spa is found in just beyond the the center of Jolly Harbour.

The table below lists some of the 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

Tourists who prefer to stay active and on-the-go while visiting Antigua will find that Jolly Beach Resort & Spa is a good spot to start all their adventures. In fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Detour Bike Trails, Greencastle Hill Park, and Fort Barrington, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Detour Bike Trails.

If these attractions don't interest you, you'll find a number of other choices nearby; the closest to this property are named in the following table.

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
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 searching for a chance to see something a little different, Greencastle Hill Park is an alternative worth considering. 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 lodging options is often a great way to get a better feel for the area. While you might only find a handful of other resort and hotel options right around Jolly Beach Resort & Spa, its tranquil surroundings ensure that it's a pleasant choice for visitors looking for a peaceful vacation destination. Find out what you need to know about the surrounding area's booking possibilities by viewing the following table.

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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