What's Near Hermitage Bay

Many times, finding a hotel near the beach will ensure that you get to experience the beach as often as you like.

Many guests are excited to learn that this property is directly on the water, so you won't need to go out of your way to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination.

Nearby Beaches

Hermitage Bay

Needless to say, since Hermitage Bay sits directly on Hermitage Bay, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying at this property. 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 those who are willing to venture off site, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the names below to learn more:

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

The nearest one is Cove Bay Beach. 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 may also want to visit Jolly Beach which is usually full of tourists looking for a variety of beach activities. 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

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your resort can help you learn even more about Antigua, whether you'll be exploring the area's exciting nightlife, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Hermitage Bay can be found on the western part of the island of Antigua, in the general vicinity of 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 serves as a wonderful spot for active vacationers. There are plenty of active pursuits to be enjoyed when starting at this lodging. As a matter of fact, 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.

To keep your entire group happy, you may need to browse several of this area's attractions, many of which are shown 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
Caribbean Cinemas - 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 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

When you're deciding on a place to stay, it is sometimes a good idea to find out about nearby accommodation options as a means to get a better feel for the area. You will be able to find no shortage of other properties to think about before making a decision, as this part of Antigua offers vacationers an exceptional range of resort and hotel options. Get the details you need about the area's lodging possibilities by reading the table below.

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 Resort 3.5 S 2.3 mi. South of Jolly Harbour, Antigua

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