What's Near Beach Houses at Covecastles

Quite often, people make plans to come to Anguilla just to experience the beautiful beaches that the island is famous for. If you or your group are big beach fans, Beach Houses at Covecastles is set in the perfect location for you. This site is situated right along the water and sand, so guests can spend as much time as they like under the sun if they so desire.

Nearby Beaches

Shoal Bay West

Of course, since Beach Houses at Covecastles was built directly on Shoal Bay West, sun bathing is one of the main attractions 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 those who want to venture farther away, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Covecastles Beach Houses
Beach Distance Direction Location
Sherricks Bay Beach 0.2 W 4.7 mi. West of Blowing Point
Maundays Bay Beach 1.0 E Maundays Bay
Barnes Bay 1.1 NE West End
Meads Bay 1.7 NE Meads Bay
Cove Bay 1.7 E Cove Bay
Merrywing Bay Beach 2.4 E Rendezvous Bay
Rendezvous Bay 3.2 E Rendezvous Bay
Sandy Point Beach 4.2 E 0.5 mi. South of Blowing Point
Sandy Island Beach 4.3 NE 2.0 mi. West-Northwest of Sandy Ground Village
Blowing Point Beach 4.5 E 0.4 mi. South of Blowing Point

Sherricks Bay Beach is closest to Beach Houses at Covecastles. 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.

Vacationers may also stop in at Shoal Bay West which is far from secluded. 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. This beach is about a hundred yards south-southwest of the property.

Nearby Areas

Guests who want to know a little bit more about what's nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the adjacent city or town is from the property. Beach Houses at Covecastles is situated in Shoal Bay West, a village near Meads Bay; it is 4.5 miles to the west of Blowing Point.

The table below lists some of the areas near Beach Houses at Covecastles.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Barnes Bay 0.4 WNW
West End 1.0 NE
Maundays Bay 1.0 E
West End Village 1.0 NE
Cove Bay 1.7 E
Meads Bay 1.9 NE
Long Bay Village 2.5 NE
Long Bay 2.9 NE
Rendezvous Bay 3.0 E
Shaddick Point 3.7 E

Nearby Attractions

Old Fort at Sandy Hill

Beach Houses at Covecastles is a wonderful place to stay for active travelers. There are many active pursuits to be enjoyed when starting at this accommodation. You will find that this area is simply full of different attractions to try, such as Warden's Place, Coronation Park, and Wallblake House. Of the three, the closest is Warden's Place.

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

Attractions Near Covecastles Beach Houses
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Warden's Place Historical Site 7.5 NE 0.7 mi. West-Northwest of the Valley
Coronation Park Park 7.8 ENE The Valley
Wallblake House Museum 7.6 ENE The Valley
Old Factory Historical Site 8.1 ENE The Valley
Old Salt Factory and Pump House Historical Site 5.4 NE Sandy Ground Village
Dropsey Bay Cave Cave 10.1 ENE 2.5 mi. East of the Valley
Old Fort at Sandy Hill Historical Site 10.2 ENE 2.6 mi. East of the Valley
Heritage Museum Collection Museum 12.2 ENE Island Harbour
Goat Cave Cave 14.4 ENE 6.5 mi. Northeast of the Valley

If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, 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

Getting information about nearby accommodations is often a good way to get a feel for the area as whole. Readers can find lots of other destinations to look at before making a decision, as this section of Anguilla is home to an impressive selection of hotel and resort options. The following table contains all the hotel booking options located nearby.

Accommodations near Covecastles Beach Houses
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Covecastles Resort 0.1 NE Shoal Bay West, Anguilla
Cap Juluca 1.3 E Maundays Bay, Anguilla
Viceroy Anguilla 1.4 NE West End, Anguilla
Anacaona Boutique Hotel 1.5 NE West End, Anguilla
Frangipani Beach Resort 1.8 NE Meads Bay, Anguilla
Turtle's Nest Beach Resort 1.8 NE Meads Bay, Anguilla
Paradise Cove Resort 2.1 E Cove Bay, Anguilla
Nathan's Cove 2.2 NE Meads Bay, Anguilla
Carimar Beach Club 2.3 NE Meads Bay, Anguilla
Malliouhana Hotel & Spa 2.4 NE Long Bay Village, Anguilla

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