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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

First time to Antigua and Jolly Beach looked like a great option, all the photos looked lovely but when we got there it was a bit of a let down. The front desk staff were rude and just had no personality, not welcoming at all. The rooms were so basic. On the website it said that there were tea and...

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JBRCSR, Guest Relations Manager at Jolly Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review of your recent visit with us at Jolly Beach Resort, Antigua. We are currently in the process of continued refurbishment of our facilities. We are changing out beds, televisions, soft furnishings etc. to ensure a fresh and vibrant look. I must apologize for the inconvenience you experienced as a result. Our team...

nova scotia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Spent a wonderful 11 nights on one of the most beautiful islands in the Caribbean. Scored a great deal with Westjet vacations out of Toronto just before Christmas. Departed Feb.7 from Halifax, connecting in YYZ the next morning. Flight was on time despite a major ice storm passing the day of the 7th. We checked in late afternoon Feb.8. We...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

My trip to Antigua started off rough by my flight being delayed 6 hours . I didn't reach the resort until 11:30 pm on March 12 (my bday by the way) the young ladies that had check us was not pleasant at all. Now I know it's not the resort fault that we reached late but when I asked if...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I went this year and thoroughly loved it. The grounds and the rooms were clean, food was great and the staff were very friendly. But the best part was the beach. Steps from our room. Awesome! The only downside was that the sit down restaurants were not all open all week. They were only certain days of...

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JBRCSR, Guest Relations Manager at Jolly Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review of your visit with us at Jolly Beach Resort, Antigua. We are very pleased that you had an enjoyable stay with us. We do hope to have the pleasure of hosting you again sometime soon. Regards,

Dereham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I recently stayed at this resort for 7 nights with my son to take in the cricket. It is easy to see why the reviews are so mixed. If you like : 1. Slow check in 2. A sparse room with no drawers, intermittent hot water, no kettle and noisy air conditioning which you can't adjust 3. A main dining...

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Hartford, Wi
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After reading all the reviews, right up to our date of departure for Antigua, I was quite nervous about what we would find. We selected this resort based upon location and cost as it was actually a working vacation . We had a junior king suite and were pleasantly surprised. Our room had plenty of space and an extra room...

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JBRCSR, Guest Relations Manager at Jolly Beach Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review of your visit with us at Jolly Beach Resort, Antigua. We appreciate the thorough and candid review of your stay with us. We will definitely look at the areas mentioned that were not particularly to your liking and make the necessary corrective actions where necessary. We are currently in the process of...

Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

First off the resort is dated and in need of a major renovation. With that all said its clean safe and located on a beautiful beach, so don't be afraid to stay at this resort if the price is right for you. As for hints and suggestions do your homework book a renovated room and enjoy. In closing I wouldn't...

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Orillia, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a great vacation at Jolly. Yes, the hotel is a bit dated but that doesn't bother us. We always had hot water and clean linens. The staff were AMAZING. The entire island is safe and the people are incredible. Jolly has one of the most beautiful beaches and properties I've been on. The food was ok. Not a...

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New York, United States
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went to many all inclusive resorts and Jolly Beach has to be by far the worst. Most of the staff wasn't friendly or accommodating. The availability of food for and all inclusive is unacceptable (until 10:00pm) the selection wasn't that good. The Italian restaurant was good what made the experience phenomenal for us was the staff from our waitress...

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St.Lazare, qc
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

HI all Just a short review of Jolly. We had a great time with friends. The Buffet food was great, we did not try the other resturants (3). The bar was great and people friendly. There was a super fire eater and other nighlt entertainment. We had a very nice room with 2 doubles beds and more than enough room....

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Antigua's best all-inclusive value, the 464-room Jolly Beach Resort & Spa is an exciting Caribbean experience. The resort offers great year-round value for destination weddings, honeymooners and families. Rates include accommodations, government taxes and service charges, all meals, snacks and afternoon tea, house brand beverages, non-motorized water-sports, activities, Jolly Kidz and Teenz Clubs, use of the gym and entertainment. All rooms are air-conditioned and face the ocean; each has a patio or balcony, direct-dial phone, TV and hair-dryer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jolly Beach Resort & Spa

Address: Bolans Village, Bolans, Saint Mary's, Antigua
Region: Caribbean > Antigua and Barbuda > Antigua > Saint Mary's > Bolans
Price Range: €150 - €435 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Jolly Beach Resort & Spa 3*
Number of rooms: 464
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Also Known As:
Jolly Beach Hotel Bolans
Jolly Beach Resort And Spa
Jolly Beach Resort Antigua
Jolly Beach Resort All Inclusive
Jolly Beach Antigua
Jolly Beach Resort & Spa Antigua, Antigua And Barbuda
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“Book one of the renovated rooms”
 of 5 bubbles retriever2472017, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We had room 119 Very quiet area but lots of walking which we didn't mind.”
 of 5 bubbles nursemel2015, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have somewhat of a view of the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles samanthan577, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“if you have trouble walking or with little ones see if you can get a room closer to the buffet/ reception area.”
 of 5 bubbles gardentoo, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Our room was 2001 furthest away from the main hub so bit of a walk but you did get used to it”
 of 5 bubbles 260galeh, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
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