What's Near Curtain Bluff

The handsome beaches in Antigua are considered the most enticing outdoor sights that you'll find on the island. Therefore, most guests are delighted that Curtain Bluff is situated directly on the waterfront, so you won't need to go out of your way to try a few beach activities.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Curtain Bluff is located right on Curtain Bluff Beach, relaxing on the sand is one of the main attractions here. 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. For travelers who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Clicking on each link below allows you to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Curtain Bluff
Beach Distance Direction Location
Morris Bay 0.3 NW 4.5 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Carlisle Bay East -- -- 3.9 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour
Cades Bay Beach 1.3 WNW 3.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Rendezvous Bay 2.2 E 2.2 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour
Turner's Beach 3.3 W 2.7 mi. South of Jolly Harbour
Pigeon Point -- -- 1.2 mi. South West of Falmouth Harbour
Darkwood Beach 4.0 WNW 1.8 mi. South of Jolly Harbour
Ffryes Beach 4.3 NW 1.4 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour
Valley Church Beach 4.3 NW Valley Church
Pigeon's Beach 4.4 E Falmouth Harbour
Coco Beach 4.4 NW 1.1 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour
Windward Beach 4.5 E 0.7 mi. West of English Harbour
Jolly Beach 4.8 NW Jolly Harbour

Morris Bay is the one that's nearest to these accommodations. Crooked palms line the shore of Morris Bay, as does a long stretch of white velvety sand. Situated nearby plenty of restaurants and attractions, Morris Bay is a great beach to spend a day, or just an hour before dinner to watch the amazing views of the sunset.

If you're on the lookout for a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, Cades Bay Beach might be just right for you. As part of a marine reserve, Cades Bay is protected from a lot of maritime traffic, granting visitors unobstructed views of the large expanse of the ocean, save perhaps an isolated sail boat passing by. You can find it located one and a quarter miles west-northwest of the property.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who are curious to know about what else is in the area might want to find out how far—or near—the closest town or city is from their location. Curtain Bluff can be found on the southwestern edge of the island of Antigua, near John Hughes; it's to the west of Falmouth Harbour.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Curtain Bluff:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Old Road 0.4 ENE
John Hughes 2.2 NE
Johnsons Point 3.0 WNW
Crab Hill 3.5 WNW
Falmouth 3.6 ENE
Sweets 3.8 NE
Bolands 4.1 NW
Valley Church 4.2 NW
Buckleys 4.3 NNE
Falmouth Harbour 4.4 E

Nearby Attractions

Betty's Hope

Curtain Bluff makes for a great locale for active travelers. There are plenty of active pursuits to be found when searching from this accommodation. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, including 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 Curtain Bluff
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 7.2 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 7.1 N 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 3.3 NE 3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 8.1 N Cassada Gardens
Monk's Hill Park Park 4.5 E 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 7.3 N St. John's
Wallings Resevoir Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.9 NE --
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 7.4 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 7.5 N Downtown St. John's
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum 7.4 N Downtown St. John's
Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 8.3 N St. John's
Orange Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- Willikies
Admiral House Museum 5.1 E English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historical Site 4.9 E English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins West Historical Site 4.9 E English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historical Site 4.9 E English Harbour
Dockyard Museum Museum 5.1 E English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park 5.1 E English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 5.2 E English Harbour
Jones Valley Trail Park -- -- 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Lookout Trail Park 5.7 E 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Shirley Heights Fort Historical Site 5.8 E 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Fort James Historical Site 8.1 N St. John's
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 5.7 E 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Detour Bike Trails Park -- -- 1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Fort Barrington Historical Site 8.5 NNW Five Islands

If you're on the lookout 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 on a place to stay, it's sometimes worthwhile to learn about nearby accommodation options as a way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. You will be able to find no shortage of additional properties to consider in the vicinity, as this part of Antigua offers travelers an impressive range of hotel and resort options. Learn about the surrounding area's lodging options by reading the following table.

Accommodations near Curtain Bluff
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Carlisle Bay 0.6 E 3.8 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour, Antigua
Keyonna Beach Hotel 3.6 WNW 2.3 mi. South of Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Sugar Ridge Resort Limited 4.1 NW Valley Church, Antigua
The Catamaran Hotel 4.3 E Falmouth Harbour, Antigua
Cocobay Resort 4.3 NW Valley Church, Antigua
Cocos 4.4 NW 1.2 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Jolly Beach Resort & Spa 4.5 NW Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Tranquility Bay 4.7 NW Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Antigua Yacht Club Marina Resort 4.9 E Falmouth Harbour, Antigua
Admiral's Inn 5.0 E English Harbour, Antigua

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