What's Near Curtain Bluff

Quite a few travelers decide to come to Antigua just for the amazing beaches that the island is so well known for.

Many guests are excited to learn that Curtain Bluff is right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go far to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Curtain Bluff is positioned directly on Curtain Bluff Beach, relaxing on the sand is popular with guests staying 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 guests who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the names below to view 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 closest to the resort. 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 looking for a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, Cades Bay Beach is an alternative worth considering. 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 just a small hike away.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who want to know a little bit more about what's in the surrounding area may want to know how far the neighboring town or city is from their accommodations. Curtain Bluff is situated on the island of Antigua, near John Hughes; it is to the west of Falmouth Harbour.

The table below lists some of the areas near 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 serves as a great lodging option for active visitors. There are more than a few activities to be enjoyed when searching from this accommodation. You will find that this area is simply full of different attractions to try, like Old Sugar Factory, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour, and Betty's Hope. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Old Sugar Factory.

In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are shown 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
Caribbean Cinemas - 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 searching for a place where you can while away some free time, 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 choosing a location to stay in, it's sometimes helpful to find out about nearby accommodations as a means to get a feel for the surrounding area. Readers will find lots of additional places to think about prior to reaching a decision, as this portion of Antigua has a terrific variety of resorts and hotels to pick from. Take a look at the table below to find a complete list of the hotel booking possibilities located in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Curtain Bluff
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Carlisle Bay 0.6 E 3.8 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour, Antigua
Keyonna Beach Resort 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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