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Jolly Beach Resort & Spa

3.0 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Bolans Village, Bolans, Saint Mary's, Antigua
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Ranked #4 of 4 hotels in Bolans
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Barrie, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

we stayed at jbr last week. we went with very low expectations as we knew it was a three star resort. the resort was everything we expected it to be. food was surprisingly good. fish was fresh, a la carts were excellent! buffett good. enjoyed the conch, jerk chicken and the fried chicken. the beach views are incredible, however the... More

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devon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We travelled as a party of 14 for our wedding at the resort. The group age varied from 18 to 65. The moment you arrive at jolly beach resort you are given a refreshing drink and welcomed into the lounge. When we checked in we were upgraded to a superior room in the hispaniola section of the resort. The room... More

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Dont be fooled or worried after reading some of the reviews , this is a typical carribian hotel that needs modernising , however i can't stress enough its a beautifull place to stay!!! This hotel is situated on the most amazing beach.The staff are very friendly and nothing is too much trouble. The main buffet restaurant doesn't have much choice... More

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Happy Valley-Goose Bay
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My friend and I stayed at this resort in late March/early April. Arrived at the hotel and met with an ice cold drink in the lobby :) check in went smoothly. Our room was small but for the amount of time we stayed in it it didn't matter to us. The food was great, something for everyone. The beach is... More

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Olanta, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was the best vacation I have ever went on. I enjoyed the service and the fact it was very clean and the small rooms were perfect for me. I was pleased with the food and drink supply provided as well.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed there for 2 weeks. Its not the same as a 3 star hotel in europe thats clear but i think its pretty close. hote is very big very nice staff (jarell, neil, tamara etc.) food is good rooms are big (had a queen superior! very big room very nice) For your information i am 19. and if you wanna... More

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Newmarket, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Jolly Beach resort April2-9. Went knowing it was a 3*, and yes the property is dated, and rooms are very small, but it is very clean, the staff is amazing going above and beyond to make sure you enjoy you vacation. This was a great time to travel, only at 30% capacity, so empty beach chairs everywhere,... More

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Manchester
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a great time at the Jolly Beach! If you remember that this is Antigua on a budget....then you will not go wrong! We had the smallest room ever....but this did not take away from a great holiday on one of the best beaches we've ever stayed! Food - was decent, always something to choose from and great for... More

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Torquay
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a week at the Jolly Beach in February, having booked up to watch the cricket tour. Having read the reviews I was not expecting much, but was pleasantly surprised. The staff were very attentive and polite, the room was a good size and clean and the food very good given how they had to cater to a lot of... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to stay. Basic rooms with air con. Good food and drink. Great atmosphere with great staff. Pool bar a great place to while away the hrs sunbathing with great activities going on all day. Beautiful beach n lovely sea 10 Mtrs away. Will defiantly be returning. X

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Additional Information about Jolly Beach Resort & Spa

Also Known As:
Jolly Beach Resort And Spa
Jolly Beach Hotel Bolans
Jolly Beach Hotel
Jolly Beach Resort
Jolly Beach Resort Antigua
Jolly Beach Resort All Inclusive
Jolly Beach Antigua
Jolly Beach
Jolly Beach Resort & Spa Antigua/Bolans
Address: Bolans Village, Bolans, Saint Mary's, Antigua
Location: Caribbean > Antigua and Barbuda > Antigua > Saint Mary's > Bolans
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 4 hotels in Bolans
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Jolly Beach Resort & Spa 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The all-inclusive, 464-room Jolly Beach is an exceptional Caribbean experience. 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 watersports, activities, Jolly Kidz and Teenz Clubs, Think Jolly Family Program, 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 
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