What's Located Around Covecastles Resort

Often, choosing a hotel near the beach can make your trip even more worthwhile.

Visitors love that this property is located directly on the waterfront, so you won't need to travel far to see what makes the area so special. The thought of being able to spend a day in an area without groups of other vacationers nearby makes a difference in your beach going experience. This beach is known for that type of environment since it's situated away from Anguilla's busier areas.

Nearby Beaches

Shoal Bay West

Obviously, since Covecastles Resort is located directly on Shoal Bay West, laying out in the sun 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 guests who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to learn more:

Beaches Near Covecastles
Beach Distance Direction Location
Sherricks Bay Beach 0.2 WSW 4.7 mi. West of Blowing Point
Maundays Bay Beach 0.9 E Maundays Bay
Barnes Bay 1.1 NE West End
Meads Bay 1.6 NE Meads Bay
Cove Bay 1.6 E Cove Bay
Merrywing Bay Beach 2.3 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

The nearest 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.

You can also try 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. This beach is a quick interval off.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your hotel can help diversify your itinerary, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or finding an incredible local restaurant. Covecastles Resort can be found in Shoal Bay West, a village in the vicinity of Meads Bay; it is four and a half miles (seven kilometers) to the west of Blowing Point.

The areas found closest to Covecastles Resort are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Barnes Bay 0.4 W
West End 0.9 NE
West End Village 0.9 NE
Maundays Bay 0.9 E
Cove Bay 1.7 E
Meads Bay 1.9 NE
Long Bay Village 2.5 NE
Long Bay 2.8 NE
Rendezvous Bay 2.9 E
Shaddick Point 3.7 E

Nearby Attractions

Old Fort at Sandy Hill

Covecastles Resort is an excellent place to stay for active vacationers. There are a good amount of active pursuits to be found when starting at this lodging. As a matter of fact, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, like Warden's Place, Coronation Park, and Wallblake House, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Warden's Place.

To keep your entire group happy, you may need to browse several of this area's attractions, many of which are listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Covecastles
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Warden's Place Historical Site 7.4 NE 0.7 mi. West-Northwest of the Valley
Coronation Park Park 7.7 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 5.3 ENE 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 14.3 ENE 6.5 mi. Northeast of the Valley

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Warden's Place might be worth a visit. 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 info about nearby accommodations is generally a convenient means of getting a feel for the area. You'll be able to find lots of other destinations to look at before reaching a decision, as this section of Anguilla houses an excellent variety of resort and hotel options. If you'd like to find more info about the hotel booking options available in the area, consult the table below.

Accommodations near Covecastles
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Cap Juluca 1.2 E Maundays Bay, Anguilla
Viceroy Anguilla 1.3 NE West End, Anguilla
Anacaona Boutique Hotel 1.5 NE West End, Anguilla
Frangipani Beach Resort 1.7 NE Meads Bay, Anguilla
Turtle's Nest Beach Resort 1.8 NE Meads Bay, Anguilla
Paradise Cove Resort 2.0 E Cove Bay, Anguilla
Nathan's Cove 2.1 NE Meads Bay, Anguilla
Carimar Beach Club 2.2 NE Meads Bay, Anguilla
Malliouhana, an Auberge Resort 2.3 NE Long Bay Village, Anguilla
CuisinArt Resort & Spa 3.0 ENE Rendezvous Bay, Anguilla

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