What's Near Jumby Bay

Many visitors have decided to visit Long Island because of the breath-taking beaches that the island is so well known for. If you are a big beach fan, Jumby Bay is set in the perfect location for you. This site is set on the coast, so tourists can spend all day every day under the sun if they want. This location is hidden away from the more populated parts of Antigua, which means guests here oftentimes have these stretches of sand to themselves, giving them the opportunity to lay their towel anywhere on the sand that they desire.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Jumby Bay is located right on Long Island Beach North, laying out in the sun is one of the main attractions 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 those who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the name of each one in the table to read 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

The closest option is Long Island Beach West. 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 want to know a little bit more about what else is in the area might want to know how many miles the nearest town or city is from their location. Jumby Bay is located toward the center of Long Island, close to St. John's; it's to the northwest of Willikies.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of 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

Vacationers who want to enjoy plenty of activities during their trip to Long Island will quickly learn that Jumby Bay is an excellent home base for those who want to take advantage of this interesting area. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, including Old Sugar Factory, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour, and Betty's Hope. The nearest attraction of the three is Old Sugar Factory.

If these attractions don't interest you, you'll find a number of other choices nearby; the closest to this property are named 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
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 somewhere interesting to go, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour might be the right choice for you. 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

Learning about nearby lodging options is sometimes a convenient way to get a better feel for the area as whole. Even though you'll only find a handful of other resort and hotel options in this part of Long Island, its tranquil surroundings are what make it an excellent choice for visitors hoping to enjoy a secluded vacation spot. However, you will still be able to locate additional accommodations by going a little bit farther out. Learn about all the region's hotel booking options by reading the table below.

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
Occidental Grand Pineapple Beach Hotel 5.7 SE 0.7 mi. Northeast of Willikies
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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