What's Near Jolly Beach Resort & Spa

Quite often, people plan to come to Antigua knowing that they'll get to see the fabulous beaches that the region is known for.

If you are a fan of the beach, Jolly Beach Resort & Spa is set in the perfect location for you. This lodging is set right on the water, so visitors can spend all day every day in the sun if that will make them happy. The thought of being able to stretch out while avoiding lots of people in the area is something to be valued. This beach provides a low-key and uncrowded environment since it is situated away from the more crowded areas of Antigua.

Nearby Beaches

Jolly Beach

Obviously, since Jolly Beach Resort & Spa was built directly on Jolly Beach, hanging out at the beach is popular with guests staying here. 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 guests who want to venture farther away, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the name of each one in the table to see more details:

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

The most convenient one to visit is Valley Church Beach. Valley Church Beach is a beautiful, often overlooked beach on Antigua's eastern shore. The waters are clean and calm.

If you're interested in a less raucous beach scene, 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 only a short trip off.

Nearby Areas

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your resort can help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or experiencing the day in the life of a local. Jolly Beach Resort & Spa can be found just outside the heart of Jolly Harbour.

The areas found closest to Jolly Beach Resort & Spa are listed below.

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 who want to try unfamiliar activities during their trip to Antigua will quickly learn that Jolly Beach Resort & Spa makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. As a matter of fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers 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.

For even more attractions to add to your agenda, find several of the nearest 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 an enjoyable experience, Greencastle Hill Park could be just what the doctor ordered. 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

Finding details about nearby hotel booking options is often an excellent means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. Although there are only a handful of other hotel and resort options right around Jolly Beach Resort & Spa, its tranquil surroundings are what make it a nice option for those seeking a peaceful retreat. Find out what you need to know about the region's lodging 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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