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2 Bedroom Villa South Finger,Jolly Harbour, Free Wifi, Recently Decorated

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Ensuite Bedrooms, Downstairs WC, Sleeps 5

The villa is situated on the 'South Finger' of Jolly Harbour Marina which is on the south-west coast of Antigua about 20 minutes from the capital St John's and the airport. The marina complex includes a supermarket, bars, restaurants, shops, banks, an 18 hole golf course, fitness centre and a sports centre with a swimming pool (free) and squash and tennis courts to rent. One of the best beaches on the island is only 5 minutes walk from the villa.

Fully air-conditioned - Lounge/Dining Room with cable TV and DVD - fully fitted kitchen with oven, hob, microwave and fridge/freezer - one double and one twin bedroom both with en-suite shower rooms which have been fully refurbished in March 2011 - one foldaway bed - balcony to double bedroom - patio with direct access to private mooring pier - private parking. Communal pool nearby. The bathrooms have been fully refurbished and the villa has recently been refurnished with new bedroom and living room furniture. The outside deck contains a dining table with four chairs, two loungers and a gas BBQ grill.

Free wifi is provided and the property is ideal for families and boating, sailing or golf enthusiasts.

The villa has been recently been redecortated and all rentals inlclude all linen, maid service, and free wifi.

More Details

Owner
Gordon and Maureen Ridley
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Gordon,



Just a short note to say how much we enjoyed our stay in Antigua. The villa was wonderful and we felt very much at home there. The service company you use are very good coming in every other day to change the bed linen and towels which we very much appreciated. We would definitely recommend it to our friends. Apologies to you that we didn't email you sooner but we are getting back into the swing of things. Our tans have faded but our memories haven't!



Kind regards



Scott, Denise & Cameron Bailey







Hi Gordon,



We got back from Antigua this morning and just wanted to send you a quick email to say thank you for renting us your villa. We all had a fantastic time and your villa was perfect for us. I will defientely recommend your villa to friends and anyone who asks about Antigua.



Ella Willis
Nov 2007
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Amenities

Jolly Harbour Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (terraced)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom - toilet
    Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Bathroom - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • 1 double, 1 twin, 1 folding bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • marina
  • rain forests
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Please bring own linen for foldaway bed if required (blankets and pillows provided)

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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2 Bedroom Villa South Finger,Jolly Harbour, Free Wifi, Recently Decorated
average rating of 4.6969695 based on 34 reviews
New York
5

Amazing Stay at Villa 227D

  • 5 of 5

I was so pleasantly surprised at how amazing this villa was when we walked in! The views of the mountains, boats and water were simply amazing and quite relaxing.

The beach was literally steps away with 3 security checkpoints for your safety and security.

This villa had all of the amenities that you would need for a comfortable stay. Full fridge, cooking pots, pans and utensils, washer, line for drying, AC, tv, bbq grill, outdoor table, lounge chairs, games, magazines, books for reading, etc.

I couldn't ask for anything more.

The property was very clean and a housekeeper came by one day to spruce things up during our 10-day stay.

This property had everything that you needed including a car rental office, bank, pharmacy, multiple restaurants, large shared pool, tennis courts and even an Epicurian supermarket for all of your needs!

Gordon was very helpful with all of my questions and even provides you with useful information such as taxi drivers, things to know and contact numbers.

I am so thankful to Gordon and Maureen for the honor of using their lovely vacation home. I would highly recommend villa 227D to anyone who is looking to stay in the Jolly Harbor section of Antigua. Not only will you feel very safe, you will have a wonderful time relaxing here.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this wonderful review and we are glad you had a great holiday. This proves that the previous very poor review that we received was totally out of character with every other review we have received but despite this we continually strive to provide our clients with the best possible holiday experience that we can at an affordable price. Once again thank you for your comments.
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227D Disappointing,tired and grubby

  • 1 of 5

First impression on entering the villa it looked fine, as we progressed throughout the villa it became clear that this was far from the case. There was no lid to the waste bin, the BBQ was filthy and unusable, the towels were disgusting and threadbare. One of two sunloungers was split and unusable and the cushions in the garage were so heavily stained you definitely wouldn't want to lie on them. The photos which were put on the Owners Direct website were not an accurate reflection of the property, the bedside table light was missing, the dining table chairs and front door were dark unlike the website and it all added to the dark and grubby feeling. A light iin the bathroom was hanging out of the ceiling and two bulbs out,.We spoke to HBK as suggested by the owners about the cockroaches running through the kitchen cupboards and drawers they came the following day to spray this however it did not make any difference so we kept two of each utensil, plate and cup in the fridge away from the cockroaches.

This apartment is in need of deep cleaning,decorating and refurbishment and I would hazard a guess it has not been visited by the owners for a while or they would have addressed a number of these issues. A real disappointment.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am devastated at this review as this is totally at odds with every other review we have received. The dining table etc. are indeed now dark wood as these were renewed last year. and to say that the place is in need of refurbishment and redecoration makes me think the two weeks my wife and I spent decorating last year must have been a dream in the sun. Surely guests must accept that things change within a property and within reason furnishings do change from photographs on the website. As for the other comments regarding items of minor disrepair these do occur from time to time and if reported to my agents will be attended to. I do not take these comments lightly and have asked my agents to ensure that all items of disrepair are attended to as soon as possible.
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British Columbia, Canada
5

Lovely villa... equipped with everything needed for a comfy stay

  • 5 of 5

This lovely villa had everything you could ask for plus some...within walking distance to the beach and minutes away from the shops, restaurants, and bars ... would definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Jolly Harbour Condo

  • 4 of 5

Very nice condo close to the beautiful beach. Grocery Store was close with very good selection and a full deli. Several restaurants close by.

Everything listed above was within walking distance.

Condo was clean and well maintained.

  • Submitted: Dec 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic family holiday home

  • 5 of 5

We arrived after 6 so the key was left at the security gate. However we went up to the office in the morning and had a lovely greating. A few teething problems were swiftly dealt with by the management company. The villa was great for us as we had plenty of space with 2 small children and their toys. Everything was nice and clean when we arrived, we did only have housekeeping come twice while we were there, but we had equipment to give it a little spruce up inbetween.

The location was great for the beach and Castaways beach bar, we didn't eat there but popped in for drinks on a few occasions- the bbq and band on Friday night was great, would definitely recommend! It was a good walk up to the pool and other facilities in the main harbour area. We ate around the marina a few times, by far the best meal we had was in Maydays. Most of the time we ate in the villa, there was everything we needed to be able to do this and even smaller cutlery for the 3 year old! Had I wanted to I could even have made puree for the baby as there was a blender!

Overall it was exactly what we needed and expected, if not more. I would not hesitate to book again when we inevitably return to the island, it really did feel like a home from home.

Thank you Gordon and Maureen.

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to review my property. Glad you had a great time Gordon
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5

Home from Home

  • 5 of 5

This villa had all we needed for a comfortable stay. The kitchen is very well stocked with all the appliances, pots, pans and utensils you could ever need. The living room is very comfortable with extra space on the deck for relaxing and outdoor dining. There is a downstairs toilet with the added bonus of a washing machine. Upstairs two generous sized bedrooms both ensuite, plenty of wardrobe space and hangers and a safe. We only used the double room and found the bed to be very comfortable. The air conditioning was very welcome. During our 12 night stay the villa was cleaned and the sheets & towels changed 4 times.

The key was collected from HBK villa rentals office and the staff were very friendly and helpful. The day before we were due to leave we asked for a later checkout as we had an evening flight. After checking that the next people would not be arriving until the following day, it was no trouble at all, the only stipulation was to return the key before the office closed at 6pm.

Just a two minute walk to the beach and Castaways Beach Bar. There is a very good supermarket onsite and a number of restaurants, as well as banks, pharmacy, car hire etc. The site security is very good, with two checkpoints for vehicles entering & leaving 24 hours a day. The area was "fogged" one evening to keep the mosquitoes down, but I would recommend the first thing you buy from the supermarket if "Off" and cover yourself in it each evening to avoid getting bitten.

We had a car for the duration which we collected on arrival at the airport and visited a different beach each day, experiencing as much of the island as possible, & we always felt safe. May is a very quiet month and most of the properties on Jolly Harbour were empty, as were the beaches which suited us fine. We did not have to book for any of the restaurants.

I did a lot of research of properties online and am so pleased I chose this villa. We had a wonderful holiday with a very comfortable and convenient base at a very reasonable price. We would like to thank the owners for allowing us to stay in there wonderful holiday home.

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad that everyone had a great holiday and look forward to welcoming you again in the future.
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
V C Bird
Car: not necessary

Antigua is situated in the Leeward Islands in the eastern Caribbean. It boasts it has 365 beaches, one for each day of the year. Jolly Harbour Marina is the largest marina complex in the Caribbean and includes a full service marina, boat yard, fuel dock and super-yacht terminal.

Other Activities: Helicopter trips, boat hire, water-skiing

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Rates & Availability

Jolly Harbour Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Low
Apr 29 2017 - Sep 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$129
$567
 
 
Super Low
Sep 2 2017 - Oct 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$129
$451
$1,625
 
 
Low
Oct 28 2017 - Dec 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
$129
$567
 
 
Low
Apr 28 2018 - Sep 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
$129
$567
 
 
Super Low
Sep 2 2018 - Oct 26 2018
3 night minimum stay
$129
$451
 
 
Low
Oct 27 2018 - Dec 14 2018
3 night minimum stay
$129
$567
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$129
$709
$2,579
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

All payments are non-refundable in the event of cancellation by the renter for any reason. Renters are advised to take out appropriate cancellation insurance at the time of reservation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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