What's Located Around Antigua Beachcomber Hotel

The inviting beaches in Antigua are undoubtedly some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots that you'll find on the island.

If you are a fan of the beach, Antigua Beachcomber Hotel has what you need. This lodging is located right on the water, so guests can spend their whole trip soaking up the sun if that will make them happy. The thought of being able to relax in an area without hoards of other vacationers crowding the beach is crucial to many vacationers. This beach has that kind of benefit, since it is not located within Antigua's busier areas.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Antigua Beachcomber Hotel is located directly on Winthorpes Bay Beach, spending time at the shore is one of the main attractions at this property. Not much more than a stretch of sand on the coast of Antigua, Winthorpes Bay Beach is perfect for those looking for easy access and do not care too much of amenities. For guests who want some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below to see more details:

Beaches Near Beachcomber
Beach Distance Direction Location
Shoal Bay 0.8 NNW Dutchman Bay, Antigua
Jabberwock 1.1 NW 3.3 mi. East of Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Maiden Island Beach 1.7 E Maiden Island
Long Island Beach West 2.0 E Long Island
Long Island Beach North 2.3 E Long Island
Soldier Bay East 3.5 WNW Cedar Grove, Antigua
Soldier Bay West 3.8 WNW 0.7 mi. North-Northeast of Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Dickenson Bay 3.9 W Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Great Bird Island Beach 4.3 E Great Bird Island
Runaway Beach 4.4 W Runaway Bay, Antigua
Grape Bay West 4.6 E Guinea Island
Grape Bay East 4.9 ESE Guinea Island
Fort James Beach 5.0 W St. John's, Antigua

One of the most convenient options is Shoal Bay. The waters of Shoal Bay lap upon two separate beaches. The bigger and more popular Jabberwock beach and the smaller Shoal Bay Beach on the south end of the bay.

Another beach to consider visiting is Long Island Beach West where there are plenty of opportunities for activities and being social. Located on adjacent Long Island, Long Island Beach West is a popular beach. A resort is nearby but not obtrusive to the beauty of this beach.

Nearby Areas

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your hotel can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Antigua Beachcomber Hotel is situated in Dutchman Bay, a neighborhood near Cassada Gardens; it's easily reached by taxi to the northeast of St. John's.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Antigua Beachcomber Hotel.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Fitches Creek, Antigua 1.7 S
Fitches Creek, Antigua 1.7 S
Maiden Island 1.7 E
Prickly Pear Island 1.9 NNW
Cassada Gardens, Antigua 2.0 SW
Pigotts, Antigua 2.2 SSW
Long Island 2.3 E
Cedar Grove, Antigua 2.5 WNW
Potters Village, Antigua 3.1 SSW
Parham, Antigua 3.2 SSE

Nearby Attractions

Betty's Hope

Visitors who want to try unfamiliar activities while vacationing in Antigua will find that Antigua Beachcomber Hotel is an excellent home base for those who want to take advantage of this interesting area. You will soon notice that this region touts a wide array of places to explore, like Old Sugar Factory, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour, and Betty's Hope. Of the three, the closest is Old Sugar Factory.

With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Beachcomber
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 2.8 S 3.0 mi. East of St. John's
Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour Zip Line Site -- -- Sweets
Betty's Hope Museum -- -- 2.5 mi. West of Willikies
National Hero's Park Museum 3.0 SW 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 6.8 S 3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 2.3 SW Cassada Gardens
Monk's Hill Park Park -- -- 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 3.8 SW St. John's
Wallings Resevoir Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- --
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 4.0 SW Downtown St. John's
Greencastle Hill Park Historical Site 6.7 SW 2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour
St. John's Cathedral Historical Site 3.9 WSW Downtown St. John's
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum -- -- Downtown St. John's
Caribbean Cinemas - Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 3.2 WSW St. John's
Orange Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- Willikies
Admiral House Museum 9.9 S English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historical Site 10.1 S English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins West Historical Site 10.1 S English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historical Site 10.1 S English Harbour
Dockyard Museum Museum -- -- English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park -- -- English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 10.2 S English Harbour
Jones Valley Trail Park -- -- 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Lookout Trail Park -- -- 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Shirley Heights Fort Historical Site 10.5 S 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Fort James Historical Site 5.1 W St. John's
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 10.6 S 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Detour Bike Trails Park -- -- 1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Fort Barrington Historical Site 6.5 W Five Islands

If you're on the lookout for somewhere interesting to go, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour might be just right for you. Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour is a unique way to view the rainforest of Antigua. On one of nine zip-lines or two canopy bridges you can experience a fully guided and exhilarating tour of some of the most beautiful land on the island.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting details about nearby hotel booking possibilities is often a great way to get a feel for the area as whole. You'll find lots of other properties to consider before making a decision, as this section of Antigua plays host to an impressive range of resorts and hotels to choose from. Have a look at the table below to find complete details on the lodging options available close-by.

Accommodations near Beachcomber
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Dutchman's Bay Cottages -- -- Dutchman Bay, Antigua
Hodges Bay Club 1.7 NW Cedar Grove, Antigua
Jumby Bay 2.4 E Long Island, Long Island
Sandpiper Reef Resort 3.0 WNW Cedar Grove, Antigua
Serendipity Cottages -- -- St. John's, Antigua
Blue Waters Hotel 3.3 WNW Cedar Grove, Antigua
Trade Winds Hotel 3.5 W Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Anchorage Inn -- -- St. John's, Antigua
Dickenson Bay Cottages 3.7 W 0.2 mi. East of Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Villas at Sunset Lane 3.7 W 0.3 mi. Southeast of Dickenson Bay, Antigua

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