What's Located Around Dutchman's Bay Cottages

Often, travelers decide to spend their vacations in Antigua just to experience the breath-taking beaches that the region is famous for.

Fortunately, Dutchman's Bay Cottages is situated right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go far to enjoy the most popular feature in the area.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Dutchman's Bay Cottages is located right on Shoal Bay, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying at this property. 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 vacationers who want some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn more:

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 closest one 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.

Another location you might enjoy is 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

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to the cottages can act as a nice day trip, whether you're interested in seeing a famous natural attraction, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Dutchman's Bay Cottages can be found in Dutchman Bay, a neighborhood in the vicinity of St. John's; it is to the east of Dickenson Bay.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Dutchman's Bay Cottages:

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 trip to Antigua will quickly learn that Dutchman's Bay Cottages makes an excellent place to start your daily adventures. You will find that this section of Antigua has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, like Old Sugar Factory, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour, and Betty's Hope. Of the three, the closest is Old Sugar Factory.

There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them listed in the following table.

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
Caribbean Cinemas - 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 searching for an enjoyable experience, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour might be worth a visit. 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

Finding information about nearby lodging options is often a convenient means of getting a feel for the surrounding area. You can find plenty of other properties to look at before making a decision, as this portion of Antigua offers vacationers an impressive selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. See the following table to get a complete list of hotel booking possibilities located nearby.

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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