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Stunning contemporary villa in Jolly Harbour



Updated: 21-May-2017
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

About the property

A stylish spacious villa with plunge pool, sunlounging gazebo and nearby beach

If you love minimalist style, this contemporary self-catering villa will be your perfect vacation home. Peppermint Villa is at 250C, located in a prime location in the South Finger of Jolly Harbour, within yards of one of the best beaches in Antigua, with ocean/ harbour/ mountain/ garden views, this unique luxury villa has been extended and completely transformed into a sleek, uncluttered, stylish pad perfect for groups of friends or families (up to 4 people) to enjoy a laid back vacation.

With ceiling fans throughout, the villa also benefits from central air conditioning (even in the bathrooms), dimmer lights, patio, deck and gazebo, balconies, safe, wifi, 42' flat-screen TV (with a wide range of US cable channels), media centre and iPod docking station.

Downstairs is a large and spacious open plan area with a kitchen, dining and living areas, leading out to a patio with a 7' by 7' plunge pool to help you to keep cool in the heat, a portable barbecue, a 2-seater bench, leading further on to a covered gazebo with 2 large sunloungers, a large low table, and harbour views. There is a convenient cloakroom/half bathroom downstairs, and a parking space in front of the villa suitable for a golf buggy or car. The kitchen is fully-fitted with mod cons (kettle, toaster, grind & brew coffee machine, large fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, cooktop/stove, oven, microwave oven, and a wide range of cooking & dining items).

Stairs lead up to two bedrooms, each with a platform UK kingsize/US queensize bed (200cm x 150cm) and an ensuite bathroom with contemporary fittings including a rain shower, large mirror and wall-hairdryer. The larger master bedroom leads out to a balcony with ocean, harbour and mountain views. The second bedroom leads out to a balcony with harbour and garden views. There is ample cupboard and drawer space in each bedroom.

Jolly Harbour is a gated community with 24-hour security, located in the west of the island bordering the beautiful turquoise Caribbean Sea where we have some of the island's best beaches - Jolly, Fryers, Darkwood and Turners beaches. Within Jolly Harbour there is a large supermarket with local, regional and international food brands, a commercial centre with restaurants, banks, ATMs/cash points, a pharmacy, a hairdresser/beauty salon, souvenir shops, car hire, golf cart hire, launderette, office facilities, real estate agents, boat companies, tour operators, sports facilities including a large pool, tennis courts, a squash court, a gym and a golf-course. Most facilities in Jolly Harbour are within walking distance -you might want to consider hiring a golf cart to get around quicker, and they're a lot of fun too!

The airport is 30 minutes away, St John's (the capital city) is 25 minutes away, English Harbour is 40 minutes away, by car or taxi.

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Contemporary Villas
Member since: 2008
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21 May, 2017

44 Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(44 traveller reviews)

Columbia SC

lovely and convenient to everything in Jolly Harbo

  • 3 of 5

Nicely appointed and very clean, this condo is just a 5 minute walk to the beach and Castaways bar/restaurant and 15-20 minute walk to restaurants, shops and the grocery store in Jolly Harbour. Milton had the condo ready for us, and even stocked some things in the fridge. We dove with Indigo Divers.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review, Tom! We hope that you all enjoyed Antigua and had a good holiday! Kind regards, Joy and Milton, Contemporary Villas
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Excellent Villa Topped off by the Service

  • 5 of 5

Traveling with 8 month old twins to Antigua you could imagine the questions and the prep work that was needed. Milton and Joy provided feedback and services beyond our expectations. From arranging a playpen to drives (with car seats) to offering to pick us up pizza from a pizzeria on the other side of the resort Milton and Joy were outstanding. The villa was modern, clean and comfortable and stocked with provision such as bacon, eggs, bread and booze on our arrival. The splash pool was great for a dip and a Wadadli in the afternoon when the twins were napping. The beach is something to see and not to be described in words. The nearby pool was a blessing, quiet, clean and warm. The grocery store was well stocked but be prepared for the cost of some things. East Caribbean Dollars did us just fine in lieu or American Dollars. Restaurants in the Marina were tasty but pricey, however you can always find daily deals! The tranquility of the resort after 5pm is something we really enjoyed. Sitting on the deck listening to the waves was very relaxing.

The Villa and grounds was great however I want this review to reflect more so the service provided by Milton and Joy. It was 5 star only because I can't click more. Thank you both (even though this review is VERY late) for a wonderful vacation.

Thank you.

Barclay Family.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Daniel & kayleigh

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time visiting Antigua and couldn't ask for a better place to stay it was amazing and hosts were brilliant.milton was there when we arrival couldn't ask for a better person he was great and very helpful. Would definitely stay here again..

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review, Daniel and Kayleigh! We really appreciate your very kind words and hope that you'll visit Antigua again one day! Kind regards, Joy and Milton, Contemporary Villas
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Affordable contemporary villa in great location

  • 5 of 5

We have visited Antigua before but this was the first time we took our four year old daughter so we needed to tick a lot of boxes.......space, flexibility, the beach, a pool and nearby restaurants and supermarket!!!! It took a lot of searching as we were after a contemporary villa that didn't,t cost the earth but finally we settled on 250C jolly harbour.

After a very simple booking process (Thank you Joy) we were extremely pleased with our choice. Milton met us at the villa and had stocked the fridge with some food and drink essentials which was great. The location and views were amazing...the beach is literally 1 minute away. The supermarket, restaurants and swimming pool are 5 mins walk away. And for those lazy days, the plunge pool is a lovely bonus. Milton left us a phone to use and was on hand if we needed anything at all.

One night some of friends who live in Antigua came round and commented that it was the best villa in Jolly that they had been in!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your great review, Pandora! We appreciate hearing your friends' comments about the villa too! We hope to see you and the family back here again one day! Kind regards, Joy and Milton, Contemporary Villas
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The Perfect Villa in the Perfect Pardise

  • 5 of 5

Having just returned from our 4th visit to this lovely paradise island, my wife and I, along with our dear friends from the UK, were thrilled with our decision to rent a villa rather than stay at one of the many beautiful resorts. We were greeted by the warm smile of the Milton. The place was immaculate and the refrigerator was prepared with basic food provisions for our stay. My wife is a gourmet cook and was delighted that the kitchen was fully setup with everything needed for her lavish culinary creations. As for me, I smiled when I saw the blender.

On the dining table was a thorough binder packed with relevant information about the villa and Jolly Harbour. Milton was very accessible whenever we needed a question answered. We were able to conveniently park our 4-door Jeep Wrangler right at the front door. The plunge pool was a great thing to have after a day at the beach.

This villa is perfectly situated for beach lovers. It is a 2 minute walk to the turquoise waters of Jolly Harbour beach. Everything is within walking distance; grocery store, shops, restaurants, and Castaways Beach Bar!

If you want to spoil yourself, you won't regret staying here.

Robinson and Joanna

Connecticut, USA

  • Review Submitted: Apr 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your very kind words, Robinson and Joanna! We're so glad to hear that the kitchen worked well for the gourmet chef Joanna! It was a pleasure meeting you all and we hope you'll be back again! Kind regards, Joy and Milton, Contemporary Villas
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Great villa in a fabulous location

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a fabulous holiday in Joy and Milton's villa in Antigua. Prior to our visit any concerns we had were immediately dealt with by Joy. Plenty of nice touches in the villa on our arrival - a well stocked fridge and mobile phone were particularly useful. The villa is in a great location and you can even see the beach! Jolly Harbour must be one of the best places in Antigua. Everybody is so friendly and helpful. We particularly liked Sandra's beach bar which had excellent food and drinks. Think about this - it is February, the sun is shining, the temperature is 29 degrees, the sea is 30 shades of blue, the sun beds are so comfortable, the rum has just been poured into the fresh coconut and at the end of a long day on the beach it is a 2 minute walk back to the villa where you can relax on the dock with your own rum cocktails - what's not too like!!! The restaurants in Jolly Harbour are first rate and there are excellent musical groups to complete the evening's entertainment. So, back to the villa for some well earned rest in order to tackle the next day! We cannot recommend this villa and place more highly for a fantastic holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your lovely review, GP and friends! We do appreciate this and also your very helpful comments for future guests! Kind regards, Joy and Milton, Contemporary Villas
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Activity and Interests

Spread over 350 acres on the beautiful west coast of Antigua, Jolly Harbour is the ideal destination for your Caribbean vacation. This first class resort is described as one of the pearls of the Caribbean. As well as the beautiful beaches, there is an 18-hole golf course, gym, recreation centre, laundrette, commercial centre with restaurants, banks, shops, a large supermarket, car rental, golf buggy rental and tour operators and a large supermarket. We are only 20 minutes from the capital city of St John’s and 30 minutes from VC Bird International Airport.

The map link at this page shows a general location for Jolly Harbour, and not the exact location of Peppermint Villa which is at 250C in the South Finger in Jolly Harbour. It is a central and convenient location, close to the beach, pool and all amenities in Jolly Harbour - we can send you a more detailed map if you would like a clearer indication of where the villa is.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
15 Jan 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

We offer LOW SEASON RATES from June to November.
To confirm reservation - 50% deposit; final 50% 30 days prior to arrival date. Payment by credit car (Visa, MasterCard) or by wire transfer to Antigua.
Cancellation policy - 1 month or more prior to arrival 50% rental cost, less than 1 month prior to arrival or a no show then 100% rental cost.

50% deposit to confirm booking. Final 50% one month before arrival.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Updated: 21-May-2017


Property Type

  • villa


  • Away From It All
  • Luxury


  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool


  • Long-term Renters Welcome

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village
  • waterfront


  • marina
  • rain forests
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet
  • En-suite bathrooms upstairs with porcelain tile floors and tiled walls, rain showers, frameless shower screens, contemporary fittings. Cloakroom bathroom downstairs.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Giest Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Master and guest bedrooms with contemporary platform queen bed and furnishings, fitted wardrobes, en-suite bathrooms and balconies with harbour and ocean views.


  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 deck chairs


  • Self-catering

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome


  • All facilities at the Jolly Harbour complex are available to villa guests. Complimentary maid service is provided at the end of each week - more frequent maid service is available at extra charge. The complex has barrier controlled access and 24 hour security/guards. Please appreciate that we have no control over the facilities provided at the complex and, whilst we try to keep all the above information up to date, we cannot be responsible should anything change.

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