- Type: Villa Resort
- Style: Family / Friends
- Lifestyle: Beach/Waterfront
- Child Policy: Children of all ages are welcome
- Summary: Charming tropical villa with plenty of outdoor space
- Feature: A third-story terrace with panoramic views
- Rooms: 7 bedrooms ideally sleeping up to 14 guests
- Location: Long Island, Antigua
- Star rating: AAA Four Diamond
- Nearest airport: V.C Bird International
Location and transfer
20 minutes from V.C. Bird International Airport (this includes a ten-minute ferry ride to Jumby Bay island).
Guests have full use of the resort services including the restaurants, bars, pools, fitness facilities and SENSE spa, tennis, snorkelling equipment, croquet and putting green.
Accessed through its own entrance plaza, this cheerfully decorated villa features a fully equipped, modern kitchen, a living room with television, games room and pool table and a fitness room equipped with elliptical stationary bike, treadmill and leg press. On the third level of the property, a magnificent tower terrace will be found, where guests can relax before panoramic views of the bay and surrounding islands, and spend a peaceful evening watching the sun go down.
The seven bedrooms of Turtle Crossing are spread across the seven-thousand square-foot property, accessed via walkways that blend seamlessly into surrounding planted areas. The Master Suite enjoys a private position in its own corner of the villa, off an internal courtyard, and features a king size bed and en suite bathroom, and opens up onto two private terraces. From the courtyard, His and Hers studies with sea views can be accessed on the second level via a staircase for added privacy.
There are a further two bedrooms with king size beds, as well as two double queen rooms and two double twin rooms set throughout the property on the ground floor. All bedrooms are air-conditioned, offer ceiling fans and feature televisions with cable channels.
Guests are welcome to dine at any of the restaurants at Jumby Bay Island. An outdoor bar complements al fresco dining, and there is a choice of three outdoor dining areas to choose from. Turtle Crossing also comes with the services of a private chef for in-villa dining.
For younger guests of Turtle Crossing, the Jumby Explorers programme is sure to bring plenty of fun-filled days. Children will enjoy endless opportunities to explore the island's unique wildlife and surroundings, as well as a wider variety of activities tailored to specific age groups, providing boundless adventures and new experiences.
With over four miles of pristine white-sand shores, Jumby Bay Island offers some of the most beautiful beach life in the Caribbean with two separate beaches. Jumby Bay beach is a curving arc of powder-soft sand, fringed with gently swaying palm trees, and has become the island's iconic relaxation spot. Guests can laze beneath thatched bohios or kick back in a hammock strung between the palms. To the north of the island, Pasture Bay beach offers the ultimate in privacy and unspoilt beauty - soak up the serenity and even enjoy a private picnic as you admire the view.
Spa & Wellness
Drift away from the rush of the day at The Spa at Jumby Bay. This beachside haven reflects the open-air architecture of Jumby Bay Island, with a sea breeze blowing through the stone entryways carrying a scent of the tropical gardens. Enjoy revitalising body and beauty treatments, or embark on a unique spa journey tailored to suit your individual needs. Following a day at the spa, you're sure to depart the island with a new sense of serenity.
Guests of Turtle Crossing have the unique opportunity to feed the turtles at the estates own Red-footed Turtle Sanctuary. Each morning, guests will also wake to homemade bread and croissants, while evenings will be ushered in a magical sundown lighting of candles and torches. Villa guests have full use of the resort services including the restaurants, bars, pools, fitness facilities and SENSE spa, tennis, snorkelling equipment, sunfish sailboats, croquet and putting green.