What's Located Around Carlisle Bay

Many times, choosing a hotel near a nice beach can make your vacation even more special.

If you are a big beach fan, Carlisle Bay is set in the perfect location for you. This site is situated right on the water, so vacationers can spend all day every day soaking up the sun if that is what they want to do. These accommodations are tucked away from the more populated parts of Antigua, which means vacationers staying here may have the shore all to themselves, providing them with the opportunity to relax away from bustling crowds.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Carlisle Bay is located right on Carlisle Bay East, sun bathing is popular with guests staying at this property. Carlisle Bay boasts a curved sweep of soft white sand flanked by turquoise ocean on one side and plenty of spindly palm trees on the other. Curtain Bluff Resort and several villas line beach itself, but public access is still available. For vacationers who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the name of each one in the table to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Carlisle Bay
Beach Distance Direction Location
Curtain Bluff Beach 0.5 W 4.3 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour
Morris Bay 0.8 W 4.5 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Rendezvous Bay 1.6 E 2.2 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour
Cades Bay Beach 1.8 W 3.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Pigeon Point -- -- 1.2 mi. South West of Falmouth Harbour
Pigeon's Beach 3.8 E Falmouth Harbour
Turner's Beach 3.8 W 2.7 mi. South of Jolly Harbour
Windward Beach 3.9 E 0.7 mi. West of English Harbour
Darkwood Beach 4.4 WNW 1.8 mi. South of Jolly Harbour
Valley Church Beach 4.7 NW Valley Church
Ffryes Beach 4.7 WNW 1.4 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour
Coco Beach 4.9 NW 1.1 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour
Galleon Beach 4.9 E English Harbour

Curtain Bluff Beach is the closest to the resort. Situated in a great area on the south side of island, near several good restaurants and accommodations, Curtain Bluff Beach is often overlooked. It can be seen from Old Road if you're driving and it's not sequestered by a resort like some beaches along the coast.

Nearby Areas

Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your resort can help diversify your itinerary, whether it's for enjoying a night out in the area, or sampling authentic cuisine with the locals. Carlisle Bay can be found on the southwestern part of the island of Antigua, close to John Hughes; it's to the west of Falmouth Harbour.

The areas found closest to Carlisle Bay are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Old Road 0.2 WNW
John Hughes 1.9 NNE
Falmouth 3.0 ENE
Sweets 3.3 NE
Johnsons Point 3.6 W
Falmouth Harbour 3.8 E
Buckleys 4.0 NNE
Crab Hill 4.1 WNW
Bolands 4.3 NW
Cobbs Cross 4.4 E

Nearby Attractions

Betty's Hope

Carlisle Bay makes for an excellent spot for active vacationers. There are plenty of active pursuits to be found when searching from this accommodation. You will find that this area is simply full of different attractions to try, including Old Sugar Factory, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour, and Betty's Hope. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Old Sugar Factory.

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

Attractions Near Carlisle Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 6.9 NNE 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 6.9 N 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 2.9 NNE 3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 7.9 N Cassada Gardens
Monk's Hill Park Park 3.9 E 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 7.2 N St. John's
Wallings Resevoir Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.6 NNE --
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 7.3 N Downtown St. John's
Greencastle Hill Park Historical Site 4.1 N 2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour
St. John's Cathedral Historical Site 7.4 N Downtown St. John's
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum 7.4 N Downtown St. John's
Caribbean Cinemas - Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 8.2 N St. John's
Orange Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- Willikies
Admiral House Museum 4.5 E English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historical Site 4.4 E English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins West Historical Site 4.3 E English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historical Site 4.4 E English Harbour
Dockyard Museum Museum 4.5 E English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park 4.5 E English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 4.7 E English Harbour
Jones Valley Trail Park -- -- 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Lookout Trail Park 5.2 E 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Shirley Heights Fort Historical Site 5.2 E 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Fort James Historical Site 8.2 N St. John's
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 5.1 E 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Detour Bike Trails Park -- -- 1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Fort Barrington Historical Site 8.6 NNW Five Islands

If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour is an option worth considering. 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

When you're choosing a place to stay, it's sometimes smart to learn more about nearby lodging options as a way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. You'll be able to find plenty of additional properties to learn about before reaching a decision, as this part of Antigua houses an impressive selection of hotel and resort options. Find out what you need to know about all the region's booking possibilities by reading the following table.

Accommodations near Carlisle Bay
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Curtain Bluff 0.6 W 4.4 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour, Antigua
The Catamaran Hotel 3.7 E Falmouth Harbour, Antigua
Keyonna Beach Resort 4.1 W 2.3 mi. South of Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Antigua Yacht Club Marina Resort 4.4 E Falmouth Harbour, Antigua
Sugar Ridge Resort Limited 4.5 NW Valley Church, Antigua
Admiral's Inn 4.5 E English Harbour, Antigua
The Copper & Lumber Store Hotel 4.5 E English Harbour, Antigua
The Ocean Inn 4.5 E English Harbour, Antigua
Cocobay Resort 4.8 NW Valley Church, Antigua
Jolly Beach Resort & Spa 4.9 NW Jolly Harbour, Antigua
 

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