Cove Pond

Located on the southwest end of Anguilla is Cove Pond, a smaller part of a coastal lagoon that has been separated from its parent body of water by a causeway constructed to provide access to Cap Juluca resort. This spot is favored amongst birders.

Birding is a popular sport here, with a nesting habitat for over 40 bird species present at the pond. Some species include Piping Plovers, Green-throated Caribs, and Antillean Bullfinch.

Location

Cove Pond is located in Cove Bay, a neighborhood near Meads Bay; it is 2.9 miles to the west of Blowing Point.

Cove Pond can be accessed via the roads surrounding Shriva Villas and Cap Juluca.

Nearby Restaurants

If the time you spend visiting Cove Pond leaves your stomach stomach growling, don't fret -- you'll discover an impressive array of restaurants within traveling distance. The most convenient place to eat to Cove Pond is Pimms, which serves up Caribbean food. Pimms is a small distance away, but far-off enough that you may want to make advance plans for having a viable type of transportation to visit there. Also nearby, you will encounter options including Spice and Garden Terrace Café where you can not get up and go without sampling their specialty seafood.

Nearby Attractions

Travelers who are a fan of Cove Pond, and would like to see others, ought to think about Meads Bay Pond and Golf Pond; the first is less than a mile to the north of Cove Pond. There are a couple other places of interest nearby, including Dolphin Discovery, which is two and a half miles away near Blowing Point. You might want to also think about checking out Old Salt Factory and Pump House, which is another attraction in the area.

There are options for close-by activities so you won't run out of things to do. Attractions close-by can be found in the following table.

Attractions Near Cove Pond
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Dolphin Discovery Other Attraction 2.7 mi. (0.8 km) E 0.5 mi. South of Blowing Point
Old Salt Factory and Pump House Historic Site 3.8 mi. (0.1 km) NE Sandy Ground Village
Warden's Place Historic Site 6.0 mi. (1.1 km) NE 0.7 mi. West-Northwest of the Valley
Wallblake House Museum 6.1 mi. (0.6 km) ENE The Valley

More Information

Location: Cove Bay, Anguilla

 

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