What's Located Around Dutchman's Bay Cottages

Lots of people decide to come to Antigua because of the incredible beaches that the region is known for. If you or your group are big beach fans, Dutchman's Bay Cottages is just what you are looking for. This property is located right along the water and sand, so tourists can spend every day under the sun if that will make them happy.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Dutchman's Bay Cottages is positioned directly on Shoal Bay, relaxing at the water's edge is popular with guests staying here. 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. For guests who are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the name of each one in the table to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Dutchman's Bay Cottages
Beach Distance Direction Location
Winthorpes Bay Beach 0.6 SSE Dutchman Bay, Antigua
Jabberwock 0.8 NW 3.3 mi. East of Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Maiden Island Beach 1.9 ESE Maiden Island
Long Island Beach West 2.0 E Long Island
Long Island Beach North 2.3 E Long Island
Soldier Bay East 3.3 WNW Cedar Grove, Antigua
Soldier Bay West 3.6 W 0.7 mi. North-Northeast of Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Dickenson Bay 3.7 W Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Runaway Beach 4.4 W Runaway Bay, Antigua
Great Bird Island Beach 4.4 E Great Bird Island
Grape Bay West 4.8 ESE Guinea Island
Fort James Beach 5.0 WSW St. John's, Antigua

The most obvious one to visit is Winthorpes Bay Beach. 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.

You might also enjoy a visit to Long Island Beach West which offers an active beach scene. 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

Guests who'd like some more information about what else is in the area may want to know how far the neighboring town or city is from their location. Dutchman's Bay Cottages is situated in Dutchman Bay, a neighborhood near St. John's; it's to the east of Dickenson Bay.

The areas found closest to Dutchman's Bay Cottages are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Prickly Pear Island 1.5 NNW
Maiden Island 1.9 ESE
Fitches Creek, Antigua 2.1 S
Fitches Creek, Antigua 2.1 S
Cassada Gardens, Antigua 2.1 SW
Cedar Grove, Antigua 2.3 W
Long Island 2.4 E
Pigotts, Antigua 2.5 S
Potters Village, Antigua 3.4 SSW
Parham, Antigua 3.6 SSE

Nearby Attractions

Betty's Hope

Vacationers who are looking to try exciting activities during their stay in Antigua will quickly learn that Dutchman's Bay Cottages makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. As a matter of fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, like Old Sugar Factory, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour, and Betty's Hope, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Old Sugar Factory.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Dutchman's Bay Cottages
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 3.2 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 3.2 SSW 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 7.1 S 3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 2.5 SW Cassada Gardens
Monk's Hill Park Park -- -- 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 3.9 SW St. John's
Wallings Resevoir Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- --
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 4.1 SW Downtown St. John's
Greencastle Hill Park Historical Site 6.9 SW 2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour
St. John's Cathedral Historical Site 4.0 SW Downtown St. John's
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum -- -- Downtown St. John's
Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 3.2 WSW St. John's
Orange Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- Willikies
Admiral House Museum 10.3 S English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historical Site 10.4 S English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins West Historical Site 10.5 S English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historical Site 10.5 S English Harbour
Dockyard Museum Museum -- -- English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park -- -- English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 10.6 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 10.8 S 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Fort James Historical Site 5.1 WSW St. John's
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 11.0 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

Learning about nearby lodging possibilities is oftentimes a good way to get a better feel for the area. You will be able to find lots of additional destinations to look at before reaching a decision, as this portion of Antigua is home to a wide selection of resorts and hotels to choose from. Take a look at the table below to get a full listing of lodging options that are available in the area.

Accommodations near Dutchman's Bay Cottages
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Antigua Beachcomber Hotel -- -- Dutchman Bay, Antigua
Hodges Bay Club 1.3 NW Cedar Grove, Antigua
Jumby Bay 2.4 E Long Island, Long Island
Sandpiper Reef Resort 2.7 WNW Cedar Grove, Antigua
Serendipity Cottages -- -- St. John's, Antigua
Blue Waters Hotel 3.1 WNW Cedar Grove, Antigua
Trade Winds Hotel 3.4 W Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Dickenson Bay Cottages 3.6 W 0.2 mi. East of Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Villas at Sunset Lane 3.6 W 0.3 mi. Southeast of Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Rex Resorts Halcyon Cove 3.7 W Dickenson Bay, Antigua

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