What's Located Around Jumby Bay

Quite a few travelers plan to come to Long Island simply because they want to experience the spectacular beaches that the island is so well known for.

Luckily, Jumby Bay is located on the water, so you won't have to go out of the way to see what makes the area so special. The thought of being able to spend a day in an area lacking lots of people all over the place is crucial to many vacationers. This beach has that type of environment because it's hidden away from Antigua's more crowded areas.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Jumby Bay is located right on Long Island Beach North, relaxing on the sand is popular with guests staying here. Long Island is a big island of the Northern coast of Antigua which has several very nice beaches, most of which are lined with resorts. Long Island Beach North is no exception. For vacationers who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the names below to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Jumby Bay
Beach Distance Direction Location
Long Island Beach West 0.4 W Long Island
Maiden Island Beach 1.0 SW Maiden Island
Great Bird Island Beach 2.1 ESE Great Bird Island
Winthorpes Bay Beach 2.3 W Dutchman Bay, Antigua
Grape Bay West 2.7 SE Guinea Island
Shoal Bay 2.7 W Dutchman Bay, Antigua
Grape Bay East 3.0 SE Guinea Island
Jabberwock 3.1 W 3.3 mi. East of Dickenson Bay, Antigua

Long Island Beach West is the one that's nearest to the hotel. 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

Travelers who'd like some more information about what's in the surrounding area might want to know how many miles the closest town or city is from their location. Jumby Bay lies on Long Island, near St. John's; it is to the northwest of Willikies.

The table below lists some of the areas near Jumby Bay.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Maiden Island 1.0 SW
Great Bird Island 2.0 ESE
Dutchman Bay, Antigua 2.5 W
Guinea Island 2.7 SE
Fitches Creek, Antigua 3.2 SW
Fitches Creek, Antigua 3.2 SW
Prickly Pear Island 3.2 WNW
Parham, Antigua 3.3 S
Pigotts, Antigua 3.9 SW
Parham, Antigua 4.2 S

Nearby Attractions

Betty's Hope

Travelers who want to learn about local culture and have some fun outdoors while vacationing on Long Island will find that Jumby Bay is in a fun location with plenty of nearby sights. You will soon notice that this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, like Old Sugar Factory, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour, and Betty's Hope. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Old Sugar Factory.

In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Jumby Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 4.3 SW 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 5.0 SW 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 8.1 SSW 3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 4.6 WSW Cassada Gardens
Monk's Hill Park Park 8.9 S 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 6.0 WSW St. John's
Wallings Resevoir Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.4 SSW --
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 6.3 WSW Downtown St. John's
Greencastle Hill Park Historical Site 8.6 SW 2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour
St. John's Cathedral Historical Site 6.3 WSW Downtown St. John's
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum 6.3 WSW Downtown St. John's
Caribbean Cinemas - Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 5.5 W 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 10.4 S English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park 10.4 S English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 10.5 S English Harbour
Jones Valley Trail Park -- -- 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Lookout Trail Park 10.6 S 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Shirley Heights Fort Historical Site 10.6 S 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Fort James Historical Site 7.5 W St. John's
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 10.8 S 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Detour Bike Trails Park -- -- 1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Fort Barrington Historical Site 8.9 W Five Islands

If you're on the lookout 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 deciding where to stay, it can often be smart to learn more about nearby lodging options as a means to better understand the area. Though you might only find a few additional places to stay right around Jumby Bay, its tranquil surroundings are what make it an ideal choice for guests hoping to enjoy a secluded destination. Nonetheless, you can still encounter other accommodations by traveling out a little farther. The following table contains the lodging options available in the area.

Accommodations near Jumby Bay
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Antigua Beachcomber Hotel 2.4 W Dutchman Bay, Antigua
Dutchman's Bay Cottages 2.4 W Dutchman Bay, Antigua
Hodges Bay Club 3.4 W Cedar Grove, Antigua
Sandpiper Reef Resort 5.1 W Cedar Grove, Antigua
Blue Waters Hotel 5.5 W Cedar Grove, Antigua
Serendipity Cottages 5.5 W St. John's, Antigua
Pineapple Beach Club 5.8 SE 0.9 mi. Northeast of Willikies, Antigua
Oceanic View Cottages 5.8 SSW Freeman's Village, Antigua
Trade Winds Hotel 5.8 W Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Dickenson Bay Cottages 6.0 W 0.2 mi. East of Dickenson Bay, Antigua
 

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