What's Near Covecastles Resort

If this sounds like you, booking accommodations located near a nice beach can make your trip even more worthwhile.

Visitors love that Covecastles Resort is located directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go very far to enjoy what makes the region so popular. Being able to spend a day in an area without hoards of other visitors in the area is something to be valued. This beach has that type of environment since it's tucked away from the more populated parts of Anguilla.

Nearby Beaches

Shoal Bay West

Of course, since Covecastles Resort is located on Shoal Bay West, relaxing at the water's edge is popular with guests staying here. 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, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view a detailed page:

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

One of the most convenient options 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.

Also, you may like another nearby spot, Shoal Bay West where you will find a lively scene of tourists and activities. 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 can find this one a few hundred yards south west of the lodgings.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are curious about what is close by might want to find out how far—or near—the nearest city or town is from the property. Covecastles Resort is located in Shoal Bay West, a village near Meads Bay; it is 4.4 miles to the west of Blowing Point.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Covecastles Resort.

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 makes for an excellent locale for active travelers. There are an abundance of fun activities to be found when exploring from this accommodation. In fact, this destination has countless opportunities for exploration, like Warden's Place, Coronation Park, and Wallblake House.

Still more attractions 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
Dolphin Discovery Dolphin Encounter Service 4.2 E 0.5 mi. South of Blowing Point
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 Collection Museum Museum 12.2 ENE Island Harbour
Goat Cave Cave 14.3 ENE 6.5 mi. Northeast of the Valley

If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, Warden's Place may be just what you're looking for. Due to the tragic hurricane damage in the area, Warden's Place is under renovation. A date for re-opening has not been set, so as it stands be sure to check before planning a visit.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning more about nearby lodging options is generally a great way to get a feel for the area. Readers will find no shortage of other places to consider in the region, as this portion of Anguilla offers guests an excellent variety of hotels and resorts to pick from. The following table lists the lodging possibilities you can find in the surrounding area.

Accommodations near Covecastles
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Beach Houses at Covecastles 0.1 SW Shoal Bay West, Anguilla
Blue Waters Apartments 0.3 E Shoal Bay West, Anguilla
Indigo Reef 0.4 N West End, Anguilla
Altamer Villas 0.4 E Shoal Bay West, Anguilla
Arbon Villas 0.9 NE West End, Anguilla
Villa Sheriva at Sheriton Estates 1.2 ENE West End, Anguilla
Cap Juluca 1.2 E Maundays Bay, Anguilla
Four Seasons Anguilla 1.3 NE West End, Anguilla
Anacaona Boutique Hotel 1.5 NE West End, Anguilla
Sur La Plage 1.5 NE Meads Bay, Anguilla

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