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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My second visit to Jolly Beach hotel had a great time. Met some really nice people. Hotel was very clean the staff were very nice. Hotel need a face lift but i had a good time. The beach was wonderful right outside the hotel. Very clean. Things to do around the pool. Food is not too bad could be better... More 

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2 Thank Andrea B
Sandy Hook, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I am not going to say too much different here from previous reviewers. The beach is amazing. Might be one of the best beaches I've been too. Yes, the resort is a bit dated. It needs some TLC, but my room was always clean with clean linens and clean shower. We came for the beach. We went on the two-person... More 

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4 Thank Pittfarm
Hampshire, England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went a while ago - love this place, perfect beach, food was ok, room was fine- have booked to go back this Christmas so will see what's improved. It's been a few years so will be interesting to find out how accurate the reviews are. Mind you the beach is what I'm returning for - best in Caribbean

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first trip to Antigua, and I booked through Expedia. Arrival at the airport, was a bit painful and long. They apparently have about 4 International flights arriving within minutes of each other, so needless to say, the lines are long in immigration. There was Air Canada, WestJet, British Airways and Virgin Atlantic. Once cleared customs, getting your... More 

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11 Thank RajM-Toronto
London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just returned from two weeks stay at Jolly Beach. I think we need to get a few things straight here. I wonder if everyone complaining have actually deducted the cost of their flights/transfers etc and then what was left was for the accomodation they may realise that to be honest, the stay at the resort was pretty good... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the jolly beach for our annual holiday with friends. Despite some poor reviews on TA I kept saying to myself it'll be ok as it was advertised in the Virgin brochure and foolishly I assumed they would never promote such poor accommodation. We had a great flight from Gatwick and were is high spirits and anticipation of having... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even though this resort is a little out dated, I enjoyed it because I got the island life feel of Antigua throughout my entire vacation. I thought the hotel was clean and on the best beach in Antigua. The negative I have is about food. There are only 4 restaurants, a buffet, and you have to pay to get into... More 

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3 Thank Andreyna S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Antigua is beautiful and a great place in the Caribbean for the bluest waters around. Jolly beach is where we stayed and the water was perfect. We toured the whole island on a sail boat. We were also in a wedding and it was beautiful. The weather was hot and could not ask for more. The rooms were ok but... More 

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't contemplate this hotel . You need paying to staying here . Food choice worst we have ever seen in the Carribbean . Absolutely nothing for teenagers to do the hotel needs condemning and the virgin rep at this hotel is very very unhelpful . The locals get served at bars before Europeans , the choices are exceptionally limited .... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well, like everyone else on here I read the reviews and was a bit apprehensive about booking this resort. But after reading the reviews I realized all 3 of my vacation criterias were met #1 AWESOME BEACH #2 Clean room #3 good food! I needed a more affordable place to stay as I was taking my mom on her first... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
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
Location: Caribbean > Antigua and Barbuda > Antigua > Saint Mary's > Bolans
Price Range: $151 - $288 (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/Bolans
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