What's Near Maria Villa

Many times, landing a hotel near the beach can make your trip to this area even more special.

If you or your group are big beach fans, Maria Villa is the perfect locale for you. This lodging is situated on the shore, so tourists can spend all day every day in the sun if that will make them happy.

Nearby Beaches

Sandy Ground Beach

Of course, since Maria Villa is located right on Sandy Ground Beach, relaxing on the sand is one of the main attractions at this property. Sandy Ground Beach is one of the most popular beaches in all of Anguilla. This strip of sand is busy day and night with its many piers and just as numerous bars and nightlife options. For those who are willing to venture off site, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Maria Villa
Beach Distance Direction Location
Road Bay 0.2 SSW Sandy Ground Village
Katouche Bay Beach 1.2 NE North Hill Village
Little Harbour 1.7 SE 1.2 mi. East of Blowing Point
Elsie Bay Beach 1.9 ESE 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of the Valley
Blowing Point Beach 2.0 S 0.4 mi. South of Blowing Point
Sandy Island Beach 2.0 WNW 2.0 mi. West-Northwest of Sandy Ground Village
Crocus Bay 2.1 NE 1.0 mi. West-Northwest of the Valley
Sandy Point Beach 2.2 S 0.5 mi. South of Blowing Point
Rendezvous Bay 2.2 SW Rendezvous Bay
Little Bay 2.4 NE 1.4 mi. Northwest of the Valley
Corito Bay Beach 2.5 E 1.6 mi. South of the Valley
Limestone Bay Beach 2.7 NNE 1.7 mi. Northwest of the Valley
Forest Bay North 2.8 E Forest Bay
Blackgarden Bay Beach 3.0 NE 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of the Valley
Merrywing Bay Beach 3.1 SW Rendezvous Bay
Meads Bay 3.6 WSW Meads Bay
Cove Bay 3.6 SW Cove Bay
Barnes Bay 4.2 WSW West End
Maundays Bay Beach 4.4 SW Maundays Bay
Dropsey Bay Beach -- -- 2.5 mi. East of the Valley

Road Bay is the one that's nearest to the apartment building. Road Bay is not just a beach, it's a destination. It's full of life and it's definitely a boaters haven as it is a commercial port area.

If instead you're looking for a more peaceful beach scene, Katouche Bay Beach could be just what the doctor ordered. Katouche Bay Beach is a compromise beach that is remote enough that it rarely sees visitors, while close enough to the towns that it is easily reached. Those who decide on Katouche Bay Beach will be treated to a large beach that has plenty to explore, from large rocks and underwater sights, to a rocky cove where you will be able to hunt for fossils.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are interested in finding out more about what else is in the area might want to know how many miles the closest city or town is from the property. Maria Villa is located near the heart of Sandy Ground Village.

The areas that are closest to Maria Villa are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
South Hill 0.7 SSW
Lower South Hill 0.9 SW
North Hill Village 0.9 NE
George Hill 1.5 E
Little Harbour 1.5 ESE
LockRum Bay 1.6 SE
Blowing Point 1.6 S
Crocus Hill 2.0 NE
Shaddick Point 2.4 SSW
Rendezvous Bay 2.4 SW

Nearby Attractions

Old Fort at Sandy Hill

Vacationers who are looking to try exciting activities while vacationing in Anguilla will quickly learn that Maria Villa makes a great home-base to start their excursions. You will soon notice that this region touts a wide array of places to explore, such as Warden's Place, Coronation Park, and Wallblake House. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Warden's Place.

When it comes to keeping the whole group smiling, you'll need to explore all your attraction options, like those listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Maria Villa
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Warden's Place Historical Site -- -- 0.7 mi. West-Northwest of the Valley
Coronation Park Park -- -- The Valley
Wallblake House Museum 2.4 E The Valley
Old Factory Historical Site -- -- The Valley
Old Salt Factory and Pump House Historical Site 0.2 N Sandy Ground Village
Dropsey Bay Cave Cave -- -- 2.5 mi. East of the Valley
Old Fort at Sandy Hill Historical Site -- -- 2.6 mi. East of the Valley
Heritage Museum Collection Museum -- -- Island Harbour
Goat Cave Cave 9.1 ENE 6.5 mi. Northeast of the Valley

If you're on the lookout 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.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're choosing a location to stay in, it is often helpful to learn about nearby accommodation options in order to get a better feel for the surrounding area. You'll be able to find plenty of other places to learn about before coming to a decision, as this section of Anguilla offers guests a wide selection of hotel and resort options. The table that follows shows all of the lodging options you'll find close-by.

Accommodations near Maria Villa
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Mariners Cliffside Beach Resort 0.4 SSW 0.5 mi. South-Southwest of Sandy Ground Village, Anguilla
La Vue Boutique Inn 0.5 SW South Hill, Anguilla
Las Esquinas 1.6 SE LockRum Bay, Anguilla
Rendezvous Bay Hotel & Villas 2.0 SW 0.8 mi. West of Blowing Point, Anguilla
Anguilla Great House Beach Resort 2.1 SW 1.2 mi. West of Blowing Point, Anguilla
Lloyd's Bed and Breakfast -- -- Crocus Hill, Anguilla
Ferryboat Inn -- -- 0.5 mi. South-Southwest of Blowing Point, Anguilla
The Reef -- -- Rendezvous Bay, Anguilla
CuisinArt Resort & Spa 2.3 SW Rendezvous Bay, Anguilla
Malliouhana, an Auberge Resort 3.0 W Long Bay Village, Anguilla

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