What's Located Around Carlisle Bay

If this sounds like you, landing a hotel close to the beach will ensure that you get to experience the beach as often as you like. Luckily, this property is located on the water, so you won't have to go very far to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area. This property is hidden away from the more crowded areas of Antigua, which means guests of the property will oftentimes have the shore all to themselves, giving them the chance to enjoy a relaxing nap or sun-tanning session in the sand.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Carlisle Bay is positioned directly on Carlisle Bay East, sun bathing is popular with guests staying here. 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 those who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the names below to see more details:

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 probably the most convenient option to visit near this property. 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

Stopping by a community or town near your resort can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Carlisle Bay lies on the island of Antigua, in the vicinity of John Hughes; it is 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

Travelers who prefer to stay active and on-the-go while vacationing in Antigua will quickly learn that Carlisle Bay is in a fun location with plenty of nearby sights. As a matter of fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, such as Old Sugar Factory, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour, and Betty's Hope, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Old Sugar Factory.

Still more attractions, within the vicinity of the lodging, are listed in the table below.

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
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 might be what the doctor ordered. 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 deciding where to book your stay, it's often worthwhile to learn about nearby accommodation options in order to get a feel for the region. Readers will find lots of additional destinations to think about in the vicinity, as this part of Antigua offers travelers an impressive variety of hotels and resorts to choose from. The table that follows lists all of the booking possibilities that are available in the area.

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 Hotel 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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