Antigua is one of the most stunning islands in the Caribbean. It is approximately 20 miles long, 10 miles wide and is relatively flat. Antigua is located in the northeast of the Caribbean just south of St Barths, St Martin and North of St Lucia. Antigua is known for having the finest resorts in the Caribbean, as well as the most beautiful white sandy beaches. The Antigua beaches are spectacular and you are sure to find a favourite soon after you arrive.
Antigua has a lot more to offer then its famous sandy white beaches. For a start, it is wonderfully laid back and the local people have a warmth surrounding them which makes guests feel very welcome. There are some wonderful glamorous restaurants as well as excellent casual dining options. The coastline of Antigua has ideal conditions for enjoying water sports. Antigua can also be lively at times but there are also plenty of very peaceful spots on the island where you can soak up the glorious tropical sun and enjoy some solitude.
Antigua is also rich in history and culture. The bustling capital of St john’s is not only a historic port but it is also the governmental and commercial hub of Antigua. English Harbour and Nelson’s Dockyard are also worth visiting as this is where you will see some of the buildings from the 18th century when the British ruled the island. We do have several lovely villas located in English Harbour too.
Antigua has some wonderful vacation rental that boasts the most incredible views. One of the most popular places to go in Antigua on a Sunday is Shirley Heights. The scenery from Shirley Heights to the Islands of Montserrat and Guadeloupe will take your breath away. The island has a lovely, relaxed atmosphere, although there are many fine dining restaurants, glamorous boutiques and water-sports for you to enjoy.
This Caribbean paradise is famous for yachting and sailing islands. The Antigua Sailing week is a well-known attraction with hundreds of different people attending every year in late April to early May. The Antigua sailing week has a fantastic atmosphere and the island literally comes alive during it.
Antigua offers some of the best oceanfront villas in the Caribbean and the most luxurious rental homes imaginable.
One of our most popular locations for luxury villas in Antigua is on the private island of Jumby Bay. The island which comprises of 300 acres has several stunning beaches. It is just 2 miles off shore from the main land and very easy to reach by the islands private ferry boat. It is one of the premier luxury resorts in the world. Rosewood operates a luxury 5 star hotel on the island with wonderful facilities such as a full service spa, tennis courts, swimming pools and fitness studio. The villas at Jumby Bay are some of the most luxurious and exquisite on the planet. Some of our personal favourites include Lazy Lizard, T Y Molineux, and Karios.
Another very popular area in Antigua where we have many beautiful villas is Jolly Harbour. It is situated on Jolly Beach which is one of the most beautiful in Antigua. It has many amenities close by including a marina, shopping centre, restaurants, golf course, tennis courts, squash courts and a wide range of water sports. We have many stunning beach front Antigua villas located here such as Walk Out of the Blue.
One of the most picturesque locations in Antigua is Tamarind Hills. This is also where you will find some of our clients' most popular beach front and ocean front Antigua vacation rentals. The beach here is stunning and has fine white sands and calm crystal clear waters that are perfect for swimming.
Getting to Antigua couldn’t be easier. There are many direct flights to JC Bird International Airport from Canada, The United States, Great Britain and mainland Europe. Once you arrive, we will ensure all the details of your vacation are in place so all you need to do is relax.
Aine is our villa specialist for Antigua. She has spent a lot of time on the island and absolutely loves it and its people. Aine is very familiar with every single one of the villas we feature and she has a special ability to understand exactly what our clients are looking for. She will spend quite a bit of time getting to know what your dream villa looks like and then will match the villa to your vision to ensure you have the perfect vacation.
Once you have made your booking Noreen, who is our concierge specialist for Antigua, will ensure that every detail of your trip is well organised. She will be able to assist you with everything from fast track arrival and departure, ground transportation, car hire, excursions, yacht charters and restaurant reservations. Noreen is equally passionate about Antigua as Aine and knows the island inside out.
If you are looking for luxury villas in Antigua, you can browse through our site or contact our Antigua villa specialist who will find the best villa for your requirements. Each of our rentals has been personally inspected.
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When Hotel of the Year Awards of 2018 gave Jumby Bay the prestigious “Best Luxury All-Inclusive Private Island Resort Worldwide” award, it was recognition for a destination that excels in everything it does. The only Caribbean property to feature in the top 25 of these highly coveted awards, it has set the bar for luxury, service and attention to detail.
Sea Horse Villa, located on the pristine Harbour Beach of Jumby Bay Resort, Long Island, Antigua is a luxurious Caribbean villa, designed to capture the exceptional weather and views from its glorious terraces as well as providing 5-star sumptuous accommodation. Three large bedrooms comfortably accommodate 6 guests with two King bedded master suites on the Ground Floor with their own bathrooms and private terraces. A third bedroom with two queen beds, is on the floor above and has a balcony that takes in the unsurpassed views over the Caribbean. Beautiful furnishings in soft neutral tones in beiges and misty blues, soothe the senses and with air-conditioning and ceiling fans, you can be sure of sinking into a peaceful sleep each evening.
An open plan living room, with traditional vaulted airy ceilings, opens out onto a terrace with sun loungers – both in and out of the shade. Your majestic infinity pool sweeps up to the very edge of the property thus creating that Caribbean inside/outside feel to this property. The beauty of the Caribbean Sea rolls out to the distant horizon. A view that will become a tantalising part of your daily life. As a group, you will feel a sense of seclusion and privacy at the Villa, allowing you to enjoy each other’s company as well as providing enough spaces to step away for a solitary meditation or daydream.
The beach is a few steps beyond your private terrace and you can enjoy the pleasures of a seawater swim at any time of day. The calm waters of the Caribbean coupled with the gentle uncluttered beaches of this remarkable private resort ensure a stillness and purity to your daily beach activity.
With WiFi throughout and excellent internet connectivity, you can keep an eye on life back home. TVs and DVD players, coffee machine and all the usual kitchen kit, give you the comforts of home in the most comfortable of settings.
In fact, Sea Horse Villa has a fully-functioning kitchen with adjacent indoor dining, as well as the terrace dining – with ample space for guests. Imagine each day simply drifting around in barefoot bliss, enjoying the delicious locally sourced foods as you unwind more and more with each passing hour. Your personal maid and houseman will discreetly maintain your Villa so you can focus each moment on your pursuit of mindful happiness.
If all of this solitude and bliss gets a bit too much and your competitive nature springs to the fore, you can book some tennis at the Resort or hop on your complimentary bikes and explore the 300 acres of tropical terrain. With three wonderful beaches to visit, you can plan a picnic for your party and be intrepid for a day in this car-less paradise.
The Resort spa can offer some exceptional purifying treatments that utilise natural organic ingredients sourced right on the island. For the stressed among you, enjoy some massages or skin treatments that will release your inner glow and allow you to decompress!
Follow up your island explorations or Spa visit with a divine dinner by candlelight on your private terrace or perhaps visit one of the sublime Resort restaurants. We build the vacation you want to suit you and your tastes.
Sea Horse Villa, in its palm-fringed, private enclave will weave a magic spell that captures you body and soul. Prepare to have all of your wishes granted in your island paradise!
If sublime views over the Caribbean from your private, beach-fronted luxury villa is your idea of heaven then look no further. Conde Nast have bestowed the prestigious Top Ranked All Inclusive accolade to this Resort and as you step off your 6 minute boat transfer from Antigua onto the exclusive and private shores of Jumby Resort you will understand why.
The Sea Star Villa, nestled in the Davis Bay Beach area, the most heavenly part of this Caribbean haven, offers you 4,000sqft of luxurious, split-level accommodations for 6 guests that capture the beauty of natural surroundings without compromising on style and service.
Whether you are a veteran of many Caribbean vacations or are a newby to the joy of island life, you will be instantly charmed by a property that is structured and integrated into its natural surroundings, giving you that joyful castaway feel. Mature gardens with cool waving palm trees and lush foliage envelope the property, allowing many shaded outdoor seating areas filled with bird song. At the same time, your cleverly designed property unfolds outwards across its open terraces and pool onto the sublime vision of a white, unspoiled beach. Unimpeded views of Antigua on the not-too-distant horizon during the day and with the soothing sounds of the waves to lull you to sleep at night, you will soon discover how magically Sea Star Villa has created a cosy yet free-flowing destination for you.
As you step over the threshold to your exclusive Villa, you will note the marble floor finishes that sweep throughout the living spaces, creating a cool natural feel to the interior. Accents of blues and oranges capture the Caribbean vibe, with wooden louvered elements conjuring that beachy feel that is so reminiscent of any seaside holiday.
Two double bedrooms occupy the ground floor with individual ensuites opening onto private terraces that link to the main veranda and terrace. On the floor above, there is a twinned bedroom again with its own ensuite bathroom. All of the linens and towels supplied are of the finest quality, in pure white finishes that enhance the quality of your stay. Pure, clean, fresh, classic, relaxed …. All words that spring to mind as you walk throughout the property. There is nothing extraneous to your needs nor are there any missing elements.
Fully air-conditioned, with the added flourish of ceiling fans, the Sea Star Villa, has a fully equipped modern kitchen with separate dining and lounge areas both inside and outside the property. A gas fired grill will allow all those manly types to become king of the BBQ and whisk up delicious local fish lunches while their Caribbean princess sways gently in a hammock.
Each bedroom has its own TV as well as an up-to-the-minute Media Room. High speed internet connectivity along with WiFi will allow you to keep up-to-date with what is happening in the big wide world.
The island is notable as being a car free zone so popping on a bicycle to explore the 300 acres of this private island is a very enjoyable experience, as well as calling into the main Jumby Resort and sampling the wonderful restaurants, spa and sport facilities that are available. The island has three glorious beaches with white powder-fine sand that are fringed by mature palm trees on one side and a sparkling blue sea on the other. Whether you want to take a jog at dawn or swim at dusk, you will find these uncrowded shores, free from the usual hub-bub of public beaches around the Caribbean.
Jumby takes its name from the Antiguan word ‘jumbee’, meaning playful spirit. It would be impossible for you to stay at Sea Star Villa and not find that your spirit is rejuvenated in so many ways …. Perhaps it is time for you to come out to play?
It is said that at 100 square miles Antigua has 365 beaches, one for every day of the year. How charmed will you be at Tamarind Villa, No.8 to find that one of the loveliest, Darkwood Beach, is sitting serenely outside your villa waiting for you to arrive!
Tamarind Villa No.8, with spectacular accommodations for up to 8 guests, is a luxurious, contemporary property that commands an unimpeded view over the Caribbean. With a westerly aspect from its spacious terrace, you can enjoy fabulously sunny days with the show-stopping sunsets each evening that only the Caribbean can deliver.
Three spacious king bedrooms with modern and stylish ensuite facilities enjoy bright sunlight from their terraces. As well, there is a twin-bedded room with an ensuite featuring an outside shower, allowing guests to embrace the very best in indoor/outdoor Caribbean living.
One of the king bedrooms has its own private entrance down a flight of steps from the main villa. This extra-large room, also doubles as a games room with ping pong and table football available to guests. This separate self-contained suite is closest to the beach and with its own terrace and sunbathing area, can offer guests an opportunity to step away from the main party to enjoy some tranquil time.
The floor to ceiling glass windows and doors, the modern clean design, the contemporary furnishings and finishes combine throughout this air-conditioned Villa, bringing a wonderful 21st Century vibe to your castaway paradise. State of the art kitchen, technology and media ensure a home-from-home feel without compromising the beauty of its natural surroundings.
The infinity pool that sits between the living space and the ocean, blends seamlessly into the iridescent horizon. What better way to unwind than to dip into the refreshing waters of your pool, positioned above beach level - your privacy is ensured, your views unimpeded. Bliss. In addition, the novel idea of having a sunbed built into your pool provides the unique sensation of floating under the blue sky.
The beautifully tiled, open plan living and dining space, captures all of the loveliness that mother nature has lavished on this gorgeous corner of Antigua. To enhance your enjoyment of this indescribable view even more, a stunning gazebo, connected to your terrace, perches like a watchtower over the sea. With Montserrat on the horizon, you can enjoy a rum punch as the sun sets. Be prepared to be amazed!
If you can tear yourself away from the calm and beautiful surroundings of Tamarind Villa No.8, you will be thrilled to discover that some of Antigua’s most enchanting things to do are just a short walk or ride away.
Sheer Rocks, the acclaimed Antiguan restaurant is a stroll along the beach. The fun and popular Dennis’s Bar, famous for its Sunday suckling pig roast and Friday evening beach BBQ is just a casual walk away too.
For a chic and glamorous experience, take a quick trip over the hill from Darkwood Beach to visit Jackie O’s beachfront bar and restaurant. Jolly Harbour marina is easily accessed too so you can stock up on food or pharmacy items. Get a car to take you to the capital St John’s, only 15 minutes away or travel to English Harbour a 30 minute drive through the rainforest.
There are plenty of attractions to see in Antigua not to mention the golf, water sports, fishing and numerous other experiences on and off the water to keep you active and entertained. But, I guess, the big question remains, how will you possibly ever want to leave the gloriously luxurious and stylish Tamarind Villa No.8? I guess it’s just one of those marvellous dilemmas waiting for you in Antigua.
AAA has awarded its prestigious Five Diamond Stay award to the Jumby Resort and when you make the short transfer by boat to your Villa Sea Breeze, nestled within the Resort’s most private enclave, you will heartily agree.
At a mere 6 minutes by boat from mainland Antigua, the acclaimed Jumby Resort, has harnessed all that is spectacular in Caribbean living and created a luxurious, private and tranquil getaway for the discerning guest.
Villa Sea Breeze, with 4,600sqft of spacious accommodations for up to 8 guests, welcomes you to a secluded and private property that is charmingly situated overlooking the sea. Three king bedrooms with their own ensuites, capture this alluring view with a further queen twin bedded room with its own bathroom, looking out over the mature gardens.
The open plan, split-level living room space is decorated with the finest materials – using marble tiled floors in warm cream finishes, offset beautifully by dark wood furniture with fabrics in beige and tan tones. All of these elements combine to create that luxurious and colonial feel that comes into its own at night-time as you sit and dine looking out over the ocean.
By day, the expansive veranda with its wrap-around infinity pool offers a cool and relaxing focus for guests. Whether you are lying in the shade of one of the verdant palms or soaking up the sun with the balmy trade winds caressing your limbs, the views across the pool to the sea beyond are ever-changing and mesmerising.
A short walk from the privacy of your terrace and you are on one of the dazzling white sandy beaches of this island paradise. As you splash in the lovely waters of the sea, you can look out into the distance over Buckley Bay to Bird Island. The proximity of the beach to Villa Sea Breeze creates that open and spacious feel to this light-filled property. You have the double pleasure of feeling perfectly secluded yet with this limitless vista that brings the beauty of the Caribbean right to your door.
The fully equipped kitchen with its louvered windows, allows you to stock up and hide away in your Caribbean idyll, enjoying the experience of preparing simple but delightful plates of locally sourced, organic foods. As you wander through your home-from-home in barefoot relaxation, dining on delicious fresh fruits and rich coffee on your terrace, there is no limit to how mellow your vacation will feel.
For those who want to keep their fingers on the pulse of the wider world, TV, excellent WiFi and internet connectivity, will allow you to keep in touch.
If you wish to venture out and explore the island resort, your golf buggy or bicycles will allow you to navigate the lovely stone-bordered pathways that curl around the island. With nothing speedier than another golf buggy or super-fit cyclist on your journey, you can enjoy visiting the three pristine island beaches at your leisure.
For those of you who enjoy a bit of socialising on your castaway vacations, the Jumby Resort offers restaurants that tantalise the palate with delicious Caribbean cuisine with a French flair. Imagine fresh fish, grilled meats with just enough spice to bring it all alive and the freshest of tropical fruits and you will have captured the essence of this island paradise menu.
You can also enjoy the world-class spa that allows guests to shrug off that heavy mantle of stress and pressure. Expert technicians utilise all the very best natural holistic ingredients and treatments to rejuvenate your inner spirit, Villa Sea Breeze lends its name to a delicious cocktail …. It’s fair to say that this Villa takes the ingredients of beauty, luxury and privacy, shakes it up with equal measures of natural splendour and serves this frothy delight to all those lucky enough to visit. Cheers!!!