What's Near Hawksbill Beach Resort

The sparkling beaches in Antigua are considered some of the best attractions on the island.

If all you can think about is the beach, Hawksbill Beach Resort is the right spot for you. This site is located right along the water and sand, so vacationers can spend their whole trip under the sun if that will make them happy. This beach boasts a great amount of harmony as far as beach-goers; it's location is not far from attractions in Antigua, but maintains a feeling that is not too crowded or hectic.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Hawksbill Beach Resort was built directly on Landing Bay, laying out in the sun is one of the main attractions here. 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 vacationers who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view a detailed page:

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 convenient 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

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your resort can help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Hawksbill Beach Resort is situated in Five Islands, a neighborhood near St. John's; it is 3.4 miles to the north of Jolly Harbour.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Hawksbill Beach Resort:

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

Vacationers who prefer to stay active and on-the-go during their trip to Antigua will find that Hawksbill Beach Resort is the perfect place for active guests, especially if they plan to take advantage of this busy part of town. Yes, this particular part of Antigua claims a number of exciting attractions, including Old Sugar Factory, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour, and Betty's Hope. Of the three, the closest is Old Sugar Factory.

Several more of this property's nearest attractions are listed in the table below.

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
Caribbean Cinemas - 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 looking for somewhere a little different to visit, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour is an option worth considering. 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

Getting details about nearby accommodation options is generally an excellent means of getting a feel for the area as whole. Readers will be able to find no shortage of additional properties to learn about in the vicinity, as this section of Antigua offers guests a terrific range of hotel and resort options. Have a look at the table below for a complete list of hotel booking possibilities that are found in the vicinity.

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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