Sometimes picking accommodations near the beach can make your trip even more worthwhile. Visitors love that this property is located on the water, so you won't have to go far to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area.
Of course, since Blue Waters Apartments is positioned directly on Shoal Bay West, hanging out at the beach 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 are willing to venture off site, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to view a detailed discussion:
|Sherricks Bay Beach||0.6||W||4.7 mi. West of Blowing Point|
|Maundays Bay Beach||0.6||E||Maundays Bay|
|Barnes Bay||0.9||NNE||West End|
|Cove Bay||1.3||E||Cove Bay|
|Meads Bay||1.4||NE||Meads Bay|
|Merrywing Bay Beach||2.0||E||Rendezvous Bay|
|Rendezvous Bay||2.9||ENE||Rendezvous Bay|
|Sandy Point Beach||3.9||E||0.5 mi. South of Blowing Point|
|Sandy Island Beach||4.1||NE||2.0 mi. West-Northwest of Sandy Ground Village|
|Blowing Point Beach||4.2||E||0.4 mi. South of Blowing Point|
|Road Bay||4.8||ENE||Sandy Ground Village|
|Sandy Ground Beach||4.9||NE||Sandy Ground Village|
The closest one is Sherricks Bay Beach. 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.
If you were hoping to visit a less quiet part of the coast, consider nearby Shoal Bay West which is a particularly centralized beach. 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. You'll find this one a meager hike off.
Guests who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about the surrounding area's offerings might want to find out how far—or near—the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. Blue Waters Apartments is located in Shoal Bay West, a village near Meads Bay; it's 4.1 miles to the west of Blowing Point.
The areas found closest to Blue Waters Apartments are listed below.
|West End Village||0.7||NE|
|Long Bay Village||2.2||NE|
Blue Waters Apartments makes for a wonderful place to stay for active tourists. There are a great deal of fun activities to be enjoyed when exploring near this lodging. You will find that this particular part of Anguilla claims a number of exciting attractions, such as Warden's Place, , and Wallblake House, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Warden's Place.
With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are named in the following table.
|Warden's Place||Historical Site||7.2||NE||0.7 mi. West-Northwest of the Valley|
|Wallblake House||Museum||7.3||ENE||The Valley|
|Old Factory||Historical Site||7.8||ENE||The Valley|
|Old Salt Factory and Pump House||Historical Site||5.0||NE||Sandy Ground Village|
|Cave||9.8||ENE||2.5 mi. East of the Valley|
|Old Fort at Sandy Hill||Historical Site||9.9||ENE||2.6 mi. East of the Valley|
|Heritage Museum Collection||Museum||11.9||ENE||Island Harbour|
|Cave||14.0||ENE||6.5 mi. Northeast of the Valley|
If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, Warden's Place is an option worth considering. 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.
Finding details about nearby hotel booking options is generally a great means of getting a better feel for the area as whole. You will find lots of additional properties to learn about before making a decision, as this part of Anguilla has an exceptional selection of resorts and hotels to pick from. The following table contains all the lodging possibilities you can find in the area.
|Covecastles Resort||0.3||W||Shoal Bay West, Anguilla|
|Cap Juluca||0.9||E||Maundays Bay, Anguilla|
|Viceroy Anguilla||1.1||NE||West End, Anguilla|
|Anacaona Boutique Hotel||1.2||NE||West End, Anguilla|
|Frangipani Beach Resort||1.5||NE||Meads Bay, Anguilla|
|Turtle's Nest Beach Resort||1.5||NE||Meads Bay, Anguilla|
|Paradise Cove Resort||1.7||E||Cove Bay, Anguilla|
|Nathan's Cove||1.9||NE||Meads Bay, Anguilla|
|Carimar Beach Club||2.0||NE||Meads Bay, Anguilla|
|Malliouhana Hotel & Spa||2.1||NE||Long Bay Village, Anguilla|
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