What's Near Hawksbill Beach Resort

Quite a few visitors decide to visit Antigua just to experience the sparkling beaches that the island is so proud of. Luckily, this property is right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go very far to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination. The beach on this property provides a great weight concerning crowds; it's not far off from attractions in Antigua, and still manages an atmosphere that is not overly over-crowded.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Hawksbill Beach Resort is located on Landing Bay, hanging out at the beach is a popular pastime at this property. Rocky formations, sea grape brush and green hills make for a great view from this beach, which still manages to have a beautiful stretch of smooth white sand. The water is calm and clear and this beach is usually quiet. For travelers who want to venture farther away, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the following names to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Hawksbill Resort
Beach Distance Direction Location
Galley Bay Beach 0.4 N Five Islands
Pinching Bay 0.7 SSW Five Islands
Deep Bay 1.1 NE Five Islands
Trafalgar Beach 1.4 NE Five Islands
St. Johns Harbor West 1.5 ENE Five Islands
St. Johns Harbor South 2.0 E St. John's
Hermitage Bay 2.1 S 1.3 mi. North of Jolly Harbour
Stony Horn Bay Beach 2.1 S 1.5 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Little Pearns Bay Beach 2.2 S 1.6 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Pearns Bay South Beach 2.4 S 1.5 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Cove Bay Beach 2.4 S 1.1 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Fort James Beach 2.6 ENE St. John's
Jolly Beach 3.4 S Jolly Harbour
Runaway Beach 3.4 NE Runaway Bay
Valley Church Beach 4.1 S Valley Church
Coco Beach 4.3 S 1.1 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour
Dickenson Bay 4.5 NE Dickenson Bay
Ffryes Beach 4.6 S 1.4 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour

The most obvious one to visit is Galley Bay Beach. Galley Bay Beach is dominated by the Galley Bay Resort & Hotel. Most of the structures on the Beach belong to this resort.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who want to know a little bit more about what else is in the area may want to know how far the nearby town or city is from their accommodations. Hawksbill Beach Resort is situated in Five Islands, a neighborhood near St. John's; it's three and a half miles (five and a half kilometers) to the north of Jolly Harbour.

The areas that are closest to Hawksbill Beach Resort are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Jolly Harbour 3.4 S
Redcliffe Quay 3.5 E
St. John's 3.6 E
downtown St. John's 3.6 E
Runaway Bay 3.6 NE
Bolands 3.8 SSE
Valley Church 4.3 S
Dickenson Bay 4.3 NE
Crab Hill 5.6 S
Cassada Gardens 5.6 E

Nearby Attractions

Betty's Hope

Tourists seeking thrilling outdoor activities during their stay in Antigua will quickly learn that Hawksbill Beach Resort makes a great home-base to start their excursions. Yes, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, such as Old Sugar Factory, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour, and Betty's Hope, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Old Sugar Factory.

When it comes to keeping the whole group smiling, you'll need to explore all your attraction options, like those named in the following table.

Attractions Near Hawksbill Resort
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 6.5 E 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 5.4 E 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 7.0 SE 3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 5.3 E Cassada Gardens
Monk's Hill Park Park 10.0 SE 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 4.0 E St. John's
Wallings Resevoir Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.2 SE --
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 3.7 E Downtown St. John's
Greencastle Hill Park Historical Site 4.2 SE 2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour
St. John's Cathedral Historical Site 3.7 E Downtown St. John's
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum 3.6 E Downtown St. John's
Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 4.3 ENE St. John's
Orange Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- Willikies
Admiral House Museum 11.4 SE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historical Site 11.4 SE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins West Historical Site 11.4 SE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historical Site 11.4 SE English Harbour
Dockyard Museum Museum 11.6 SE English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park 11.6 SE English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 11.7 SE English Harbour
Jones Valley Trail Park -- -- 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Lookout Trail Park 12.2 SE 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Shirley Heights Fort Historical Site 12.2 SE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Fort James Historical Site 2.4 ENE St. John's
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 12.2 SE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Detour Bike Trails Park -- -- 1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Fort Barrington Historical Site 1.2 NE Five Islands

If you're searching for somewhere interesting to go, 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

Finding information about nearby lodging possibilities is oftentimes a good means of getting a feel for the area. Readers can find plenty of other properties to learn about before reaching a decision, as this part of Antigua offers guests a sweeping selection of resorts and hotels to choose from. To get additional details about the booking options available in the region, view the table below.

Accommodations near Hawksbill Resort
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Galley Bay 0.5 NE Five Islands, Antigua
Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort 1.0 ENE Five Islands, Antigua
Coconut Beach Club 1.4 ENE Five Islands, Antigua
Hermitage Bay 2.1 S 1.3 mi. North of Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Heritage Hotel 3.4 E Redcliffe Quay, Antigua
Tranquility Bay 3.4 S Jolly Harbour, Antigua
City View Hotel 3.6 E Downtown St. John's, Antigua
Jolly Beach Resort & Spa 3.6 S Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Anchorage Inn -- -- St. John's, Antigua
Buccaneer Beach Club 4.1 NE Dickenson Bay, Antigua

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