What's Near Altamer Villas

Quite often, visitors have decided to come to Anguilla in anticipation of seeing the incredible beaches that the island is famous for.

Fortunately, Altamer Villas is on the water, so you won't have to go out of the way to enjoy what makes the region so popular.

Nearby Beaches

Shoal Bay West

Obviously, since Altamer Villas was built directly on Shoal Bay West, sun bathing is popular with guests staying at this property. The calm waters of Shoal Bay West are excellent for swimming and snorkeling, with coral reefs just off the shore. Occasionally there is a crowd here due to day-trippers from St. Martin, but it's typically a quiet beach. For travelers who want to venture farther away, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn more:

Beaches Near Altamer Villas
Beach Distance Direction Location
Maundays Bay Beach 0.5 E Maundays Bay
Sherricks Bay Beach 0.7 W 4.7 mi. West of Blowing Point
Barnes Bay 0.9 NNE West End
Cove Bay 1.2 ENE Cove Bay
Meads Bay 1.4 NE Meads Bay
Merrywing Bay Beach 1.9 E Rendezvous Bay
Rendezvous Bay 2.8 ENE Rendezvous Bay
Sandy Point Beach 3.8 E 0.5 mi. South of Blowing Point
Sandy Island Beach 4.0 NE 2.0 mi. West-Northwest of Sandy Ground Village
Blowing Point Beach 4.1 E 0.4 mi. South of Blowing Point
Road Bay 4.7 ENE Sandy Ground Village
Sandy Ground Beach 4.8 NE Sandy Ground Village

The most obvious one to visit is Maundays Bay Beach. Maundays Bay is a popular beach for tourists, with lots of nearby accommodations. Low-key visitors can simply relax on an expanse of warm sand or take a stroll down by the water's edge.

If you're interested in a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, Sherricks Bay Beach could be just what the doctor ordered. Completely undeveloped and the victim of erosion, Sherricks Bay Beach is a bit rockier than most beaches in Anguilla. However, while there is not much exploring or swimming to do here, it is a great location for a private picnic, taking pictures of the islands on the horizon, or simply taken in the sounds and feel of the strong sea-breeze. It's located three quarters of a mile west of these accommodations.

Nearby Areas

Stopping by a community or town near your villa complex can add a little something extra to your vacation, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or interacting with the locals while on your trip. Altamer Villas is found in Shoal Bay West, a village close to Meads Bay; it's four miles (six and a half kilometers) to the west of Blowing Point.

The table below lists some of the areas near Altamer Villas.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Maundays Bay 0.5 E
West End 0.6 NNE
West End Village 0.7 NE
Barnes Bay 0.8 W
Cove Bay 1.3 ENE
Meads Bay 1.6 NE
Long Bay Village 2.2 NE
Long Bay 2.5 NE
Rendezvous Bay 2.6 ENE
Shaddick Point 3.3 E

Nearby Attractions

Old Fort at Sandy Hill

Vacationers who crave an exciting itinerary during their trip to Anguilla will find that Altamer Villas makes a great base for their tropical explorations. You will soon notice that this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, like Warden's Place, Coronation Park, and Wallblake House, to name a few. The closest of the three is Warden's Place.

For even more attractions to add to your agenda, find several of the nearest listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Altamer Villas
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Warden's Place Historical Site 7.1 NE 0.7 mi. West-Northwest of the Valley
Coronation Park Park 7.3 NE The Valley
Wallblake House Museum 7.2 ENE The Valley
Old Factory Historical Site 7.7 ENE The Valley
Old Salt Factory and Pump House Historical Site 5.0 NE Sandy Ground Village
Dropsey Bay Cave Cave 9.7 ENE 2.5 mi. East of the Valley
Old Fort at Sandy Hill Historical Site 9.8 ENE 2.6 mi. East of the Valley
Heritage Museum Collection Museum 11.8 ENE Island Harbour
Goat Cave Cave 13.9 ENE 6.5 mi. Northeast of the Valley

If you're searching for somewhere interesting to go, Warden's Place could be just what the doctor ordered. Just like many of the Caribbean Islands, Anguilla depended, in part, on the sugar trade. Warden's Place was once a sugar plantation that was built in the 1790's.

Nearby Accommodations

Finding info about nearby lodging options is often an easy way to get a better feel for the area as whole. You can find plenty of additional properties to consider in the region, as this portion of Anguilla is home to a terrific variety of hotels and resorts to pick from. The table that follows lists all the lodging possibilities located close-by.

Accommodations near Altamer Villas
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Covecastles Resort 0.4 W Shoal Bay West, Anguilla
Cap Juluca 0.8 E Maundays Bay, Anguilla
Viceroy Anguilla 1.1 NNE West End, Anguilla
Anacaona Boutique Hotel 1.2 NE West End, Anguilla
Frangipani Beach Resort 1.4 NE Meads Bay, Anguilla
Turtle's Nest Beach Resort 1.5 NE Meads Bay, Anguilla
Paradise Cove Resort 1.6 E Cove Bay, Anguilla
Nathan's Cove 1.8 NE Meads Bay, Anguilla
Carimar Beach Club 1.9 NE Meads Bay, Anguilla
Malliouhana, an Auberge Resort 2.1 NE Long Bay Village, Anguilla

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