Jolly Beach Resort & Spa

Antigua And Barbuda

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‘All-Inclusive, Welcoming and Warm’

The all-inclusive Jolly Beach Resort & Spa is Antigua’s largest hotel with 464-rooms in low-rise buildings. The 40-acre property boasts a mile-long white sand beach, attractive tropical gardens, and signature 8,000 square-foot fantasy pool. Nearby, the resort community of Jolly Harbour offers golf as well as additional shopping and dining; guests will find a wide range of land and water sports plus evening entertainment, casino and spa; romantic couples, friends and families will all love the friendly atmosphere of Jolly Beach Resort & Spa which has now enhanced its five star hospitality offering with the introduction of iCARE, an all-staff welcome and ongoing care service to ensure that guests enjoy the very best in friendly assistance.

‘Excellent location for a family holiday in a beautiful part of the Caribbean. Lots of things to keep you entertained, great leisure facilities and an all inclusive plan to give the best possible value for money’

There are six room categories, ranging from the Supersaver right up to junior suites with separate living areas and the two-bedroom / two-bathroom Beachfront Cottages - find your perfect room here. 

Generic amenities include:

• Air conditioning
• Patio or balcony
• Direct dial phone
• Satellite TV
• Hair dryer
• WIFI (most rooms, at extra cost)
• In-room information video

Room type selection:

Junior Suite

Spacious romantic suite with a separate living room and double balcony.

Generic facilities as above plus the following features:

• King sized bed
• Shower
• Living room
• Coffee-maker
• Mini-refrigerator
• Double balcony

Junior Suite

King Superior

Located in separate enclave of the resort these spacious rooms are perfect for honeymooners and couples taking a romantic break

Generic facilities as above plus the following features:

• King sized bed
• Bathtub & shower
• Small sitting area
• Coffee-maker
• Iron and board
• Mini-refrigerator

Superior King room

One Bedroom Cottage

Ideal beachfront location for a honeymoon or romantic couple looking for that extra space in which to relax

Generic facilities as above plus the following features:

• Bedroom with king size bed
• Stunning beachfront position
• Private veranda
• Living room
• Flat screen TV
• Coffee-maker
• Refrigerator


Queen Superior

A comfortable room for up to four people so a great choice for families or groups of friends

Generic facilities as above plus the following features:

• Two queen beds
• Bathtub & shower
• Coffee-maker
• Iron and board
• Larger than Standard Rooms
• Mini-refrigerator

Queen Superior and Double supersaver


With a little more space these cosy rooms are bright and perfect for a couple or with adjacent rooms if travelling with friends or as a family

Generic facilities as above plus the following features:

• One king or two twin beds
• Shower

Standard Double


Intimate room similar in size to a large cruise ship cabin so not too large but very bright and perfect for singles or couples on a budget

Generic facilities as above plus the following features:

• Double bed
• Shower

Queen Superior and Double supersaver

Two Bedroom Cottage

Ideal beachfront location for a family of up to 5 people; featuring with two bedrooms and two bathrooms they make a superb beach home.

Generic facilities as above plus the following features:

• One bedroom with king size bed
• One bedroom with twin beds
• Stunning beachfront position
• Private veranda
• Living room
• Flat screen TV
• Coffee-maker
• Refrigerator
• Two bathrooms


Jolly Beach Resort & Spa

Launched on 15 May 2013 is the new iCARE programme. ‘Intentionally Choosing to find Amicable solutions to guests’ needs with Respect and Empathy’ aims to deliver a positive experience by dispensing friendly, five-star hospitality and engaging all staff in the process.
The programme refocuses all Jolly Beach Resort & Spa staff on the task of providing exceptional service. This goes beyond a warm welcome; each team member is empowered to action and cheerfully meet all of guests' needs during their stay. It is the resort’s intention to ensure that no one should depart with any unresolved requests or issues. Guests will find the initiative prompted by;
• iCARE badges (to prompt guests to ask)
• Introduction to iCARE in official welcome letter
• Ethos of "Please don't be shy, just ask"

Water Sports (complimentary)
• Beach snorkelling
• Windsurfing
• Hobie cat sailing
• Ocean kayaking
• Pedal boats
• Water sports centre open 09:30 to 16:30

• Fantasy swimming pool with waterfall, Jacuzzi and swim up bar
• Four tennis courts with omni-tru surface
• Two full basketball courts
• Gym

• Cyber café
• Gift Shop
• Car rental desk
• Wedding co-ordinator
• Four large meeting rooms
• Conference centre
• Check in 15:00/check out 12:00

Palms Wellness Centre (extra cost)
Offers a full range of massage treatments and therapies including a special kids menu; this tranquil haven also boasts a fully equipped beauty salon and fitness centre. Open 09:00 to 18.00/19.00

The Casino at Jolly Beach
The Casino at Jolly Beach is a winning play for night owls. Open from 18.00 to 02.00 the casino features an array of exciting gaming options for evening fun after sunset. The friendly dealers are on hand at the two blackjack tables and a Caribbean Stud Poker table. Take a spin and go high or low, red or black and more at roulette, the most popular table game in the world.

Beach Body Boot Campers
Following the fantastic success of the first Insane Boot Camp, the next scheduled date for those wanting to boot their body into shape is 02 – 08 August 2013.  Expect climbing, hiking, dancing, swerving, kicking, sweating and more adding up to a fabulous fitness boost for your body.


Meal Plan Options

Important: This meal plan information is designed to act as a guide only and is subject to changes made by the hotel at any time; this may alter the restaurants and menus available during your stay

All Inclusive – Please refer to our ‘Special Features’ section for full details of this package

Restaurant opening days and times may vary and operate on a rotational basis


  • Hemisphere's

    Buffet style. The hotel’s main dining room which offers a casual buffet dining experience with indoor and outdoor seating; it is close to the beach, reception and evening entertainment. Guess will find a fresh breakfast buffet, soup, sandwiches and salads at lunchtime and in the evening an inspired world cuisine menu that changes nightly. Open for breakfast 07.00 to 10.00, continental breakfast, 10.00 to 11.00, lunch 12.00 to 14.00 and dinner 18.30 to 22.00

  • Lydia’s

    A la Carte. Superb beachside restaurant with a real island feel; enjoy tropical blender drinks and grilled catch of the day. Don’t miss Sundays at Lydia’s which starts with a sumptuous Antiguan buffet brunch and finishes with a lively steel band. Open for dinner 18.30 to 22.00

  • Bocciolo Restaurant & Bar

    Classic Italian dishes, antipasti bar, home-made pasta, salads & entrees all served in air-conditioned comfort with a smile! Opening times may vary, please check at the reservation desk

  • Ustav

    Indian restaurant with open-air setting, specialising in a festival of Indian flavours; reservations required. Open for dinner only 18:30 -22:00.

  • Coconut Grill

    Situated steps away from the beach and pools you will find tasty favourites such as jerk chicken, hamburgers, hot dogs and crispy French fries on offer all afternoon. Take a seat on the Observation Deck for amazing panoramic views. Open 12.00 to 16.45

  • Afternoon Tea

    In the Courtyard at Jolly Beach Resort & Spa at around 16.30 guests casually gather for a chat and an assortment of sandwiches, scones, cakes and cookies served with a refreshing cup of tea. Served 16.30 to 18.00

Jolly Beach Resort & Spa is situated on the west coast of the island just 9 miles from the International airport

• JollyHarbour featuring a variety of shops and restaurants: 5 minutes by car
• Jolly Harbour and Cedar Valley Golf Courses nearby
• St John’s (island capital) 7 miles
• International airport 9 miles

Jolly Beach Resort welcomes families with children of all ages.



• Queen Superior Room accommodates up to 4 people
• Two bedroom beachfront cottage accommodates up to 5 people


Family entertainment / activities

Evening entertainment includes:
• Beach bonfire
• Steel orchestras
• Family night
• Antigua night
• Mr Jolly beach
• Karaoke
• Folk night
• Calypso night
• Ideal couple competition
• Disco night

Daily resort activities for all the family include:
• Swimming pools with sprinklers
• Water polo
• Volleyball
• Windsurfing & sailing lessons
• Lobi cats
• Windsurfers
• Kayaks
• Paddle boats
• Snorkels & fins
• Gym & exercise classes
• Tennis
• Basketball & cricket
• Beach soccer
• Caribbean dance lessons
• Croquet
• Chess
• Seashell art & tie & dye
• Aqua aerobics


Jolly adventure programme
A selection of activity sessions designed especially for families, they include:
Kayaking and sailing lessons
A water-fun sport activity during which your family will have the opportunity to learn how to sail and manoevre a kayak


Star gazing & mini bonfire
A mini adventure taking place on the beach; it includes an informative night of star gazing, storytelling and roasting marshmallows over a small fire. This activity takes place each Wednesday


The Antiguan Art & Craft Corner
An activity popular with all age groups it includes bead-art, sandy rainbow, tie & dye lessons, sea-shell art etc and take place Monday to Friday at 4pm by the pool


Jolly Tennis Programme
This includes kids & teens lessons once a week & organised tournaments twice a week with qualified instructors and capable entertainment coordinators


Dance Classes
Fun dancing classes at the pool side three days a week; on Mondays there is Calypso, Wednesdays Latin and Fridays reggae.

Jolly Kidz Club
• Playground with slides
• Swings
• Sandpit

• 3 to 12 year olds
Opening times
• Monday to Friday 09.30 to 12.30 & 14.30 to 17.00
• Saturday 10.30 to 17.00

• Complimentary for guests
Kids Club Activities indoor & outdoor
• Jolly birthday club
• Chefs corner
• Toys workshop
• Kidz soiree
• Nature walks
• Beach picnic
• Seashell hunt
• Caribbean story time
• Treasure hunt
• Bingo
• Pirate night
• Disco night
• Pizza & movie night
• Hawaiian style luau


Jolly Teenz Club
• 13 to 16 year olds
Opening times
• Monday to Friday 09.30 to 12.30 & 14.30 to 17.00 & 19.00 to 21.00
• Weekends 10.30 to 14.30
• Complimentary for guests
Teens Club facilities
• Nintendo Wii
• Microsoft Xbox
• Two 36” flat screen TV’s
• Foosball
• Skee ball
• Indoor basketball
• Air hockey
• Table tennis
• Stereo system
• DVD player

Teens Club Activities outdoor
• Kayaking lessons
• Beach volleyball
• Bonfires


Special treatments at Teenz Escape are offered at the spa such as:
• Facial
• Massage
*extra charge

All Inclusive at the resort includes the following benefits:
• Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea & dinner
• House brand beverages & cocktails
• Kids clubs
• Non motorised water sports
• Gym and exercise classes
• Tennis basketball and netball
• Hammocks and loungers
• Daily activities
• Nightly entertainment

Available at an extra cost
• In room safe
• Bottled water
• Racquet & balls for tennis
• Photoshop
• Laundry
• Airport transfers
• Spa and beauty salon treatments
• Internet & WIFI
• Scuba diving
• Golf at nearby Jolly Harbour & The Casino at Jolly Beach (over 18 only)

Please note
• Supplements will apply for compulsory Christmas and New Year Gala Dinners
• Discounts offered for children
• Must be booked in advance



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