What's Near Hermitage Bay

If this sounds like you, picking accommodations within walking distance of a good beach can make your trip even more worthwhile. Visitors love that Hermitage Bay is located right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go far to have an amazing view of the water.

Nearby Beaches

Hermitage Bay

Obviously, since Hermitage Bay is located right on Hermitage Bay, relaxing on the sand is one of the main attractions here. There's a serenity and quiet to Hermitage Bay, empty with the exception of the close by resort of the same name. It's a little known locale, with dark green hills on either side of the bay and a beautiful view of the turquoise Caribbean sea. For vacationers who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to see more details:

Beaches Near Hermitage Bay
Beach Distance Direction Location
Cove Bay Beach 0.5 SW 1.1 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Stony Horn Bay Beach 0.6 W 1.5 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Little Pearns Bay Beach 0.7 W 1.6 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Pearns Bay South Beach 0.9 W 1.5 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Jolly Beach 1.2 S Jolly Harbour
Pinching Bay 1.6 NNW Five Islands
Valley Church Beach 2.0 S Valley Church
Hawksbill Bay 2.1 N Five Islands
Coco Beach 2.2 S 1.1 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour
Landing Bay 2.3 N Five Islands
Galley Bay Beach 2.5 N Five Islands
Ffryes Beach 2.5 S 1.4 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour
Deep Bay 2.8 N Five Islands
St. Johns Harbor South 2.9 NE St. John's
St. Johns Harbor West 3.0 NNE Five Islands
Darkwood Beach 3.0 S 1.8 mi. South of Jolly Harbour
Trafalgar Beach 3.1 N Five Islands
Fort James Beach 3.9 NE St. John's
Turner's Beach 3.9 S 2.7 mi. South of Jolly Harbour
Cades Bay Beach 4.8 SSE 3.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Runaway Beach 4.9 NNE Runaway Bay

Cove Bay Beach is probably the most convenient option to visit near the resort. Cove Bay Beach is located right across from Jolly Harbor. With that said, it is much quieter and much less developed than Jolly Harbor.

You can also try nearby Jolly Beach which is a particularly centralized beach. A long beach jutting out into the ocean, Jolly Beach is adjacent to Jolly Harbor and is surrounded by lots of activity. There are restaurants, accommodations, bars and a casino around this beach.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your resort can add a little something extra to your vacation, whether it's visiting the area's unique bars, or finding an incredible local restaurant. Hermitage Bay is located on the western edge of the island of Antigua, near Five Islands; it's to the north of Jolly Harbour.

The areas found closest to Hermitage Bay are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Jolly Harbour 1.3 S
Bolands 1.8 SE
Five Islands 2.0 N
Valley Church 2.2 S
Crab Hill 3.5 S
Johnsons Point 3.9 S
Redcliffe Quay 4.0 NE
St. John's 4.0 NE
downtown St. John's 4.1 NE
Runaway Bay 5.0 NNE

Nearby Attractions

Betty's Hope

Hermitage Bay is an excellent place to stay for active visitors. There are numerous fun activities to be enjoyed when starting at this lodging. Yes, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, like Old Sugar Factory, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour, and Betty's Hope, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Old Sugar Factory.

For even more attractions to add to your agenda, find several of the nearest listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Hermitage Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 6.4 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 5.5 ENE 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 5.6 ESE 3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 5.8 NE Cassada Gardens
Monk's Hill Park Park -- -- 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 4.4 NE St. John's
Wallings Resevoir Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- --
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 4.2 NE Downtown St. John's
Greencastle Hill Park Historical Site 2.9 E 2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour
St. John's Cathedral Historical Site 4.2 NE Downtown St. John's
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum -- -- Downtown St. John's
Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 5.1 NE St. John's
Orange Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- Willikies
Admiral House Museum 9.9 SE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historical Site 9.9 SE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins West Historical Site 9.8 SE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historical Site 9.9 SE English Harbour
Dockyard Museum Museum -- -- English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park -- -- English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 10.2 SE 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 10.7 SE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Fort James Historical Site 3.7 NE St. John's
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 10.7 SE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Detour Bike Trails Park -- -- 1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Fort Barrington Historical Site 3.1 N 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

When choosing where to book your stay, it can often be helpful to learn about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to better understand the region. You will find lots of other properties to think about before reaching a decision, as this section of Antigua plays host to an excellent variety of resorts and hotels to pick from. The table below contains all of the booking options available in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Hermitage Bay
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Tranquility Bay -- -- Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Jolly Beach Resort & Spa 1.5 S Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Sugar Ridge Resort Limited -- -- Valley Church, Antigua
Hawksbill Beach Resort 2.1 N Five Islands, Antigua
Cocobay Resort 2.2 S Valley Church, Antigua
Cocos 2.3 S 1.2 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Galley Bay 2.5 N Five Islands, Antigua
Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort 2.7 N Five Islands, Antigua
Coconut Beach Club 2.9 NNE Five Islands, Antigua
Keyonna Beach Hotel -- -- 2.3 mi. South of Jolly Harbour, Antigua

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