Nonsuch Bay North

Nonsuch Bay North boasts calm waters and pink sand. Villas line parts of the beach, but there's a wide patch of open sand for soaking up the warm Caribbean sun.

Located along the southeastern outskirts of Willikies, Nonsuch Bay North is on the East coast of Antigua. You should consider stopping by whether or not you're staying in the immediate vicinity. Although Antigua has beaches that are more secluded than Nonsuch Bay North, it offers just enough privacy to attract families and couples alike.

How to Access The Beach
Though two resorts border this beach, they do not bar public access. You can walk right out onto the beach and claim your spot on the sand.

Amenities and Ambiance

Tucked in an inlet and on a quieter side of the island, Nonsuch bay is very relaxing beach. The waters in the bay are calm and gentle, perfect for swimming or wading. There are no rentals or restaurants around, so bring what you need.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business.

What's Nearby


Nonsuch Bay North is on the East coast of Antigua. It's located near Harmony Hall Gallery, which is situated one and a quarter miles away, and it is among the attractions in the region.

Historical attractions such as Old Sugar Factory provide a great compliment to the natural beauty of Nonsuch Bay North, and they give vacationers the chance to learn more about Antigua, without having to leave the coast. Actually, this shore will be found just a cab ride away from this destination of historical interest.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, you'll find the closest ones in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Nonsuch Bay North
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Harmony Hall Gallery Art Gallery 1.2 S Antigua
Devil's Bridge Rock Formation 1.5 NE Antigua
Betty's Hope Museum 2.9 W Antigua
Monk's Hill Park Park 6.6 SW Antigua
Gobinet Gilly Art Gallery 6.8 WNW Antigua

Cities and Towns

The closest city to Nonsuch Bay North is Willikies, which is a fairly rural area, but it makes for a nice, quiet day trip for visitors wanting to get a taste of local life.


The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time of day to how many of the nearby hotel rooms have been booked. There aren't many large hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it can appeal to guests from the few small lodgings in the area.

Since the beach is situated in a pretty popular vacation area, it is not typically very tough to find exactly the kind of hotel you're looking for close-by. If you and your group are hoping to get a place that's on or near the beach, the table below lists the closest accommodation options to Nonsuch Bay North.

Accommodations near Nonsuch Bay North
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Pineapple Beach Club 0.9 NNE Resort
Verandah Resort And Spa 1.0 NE Hotel
Harmony Hall 1.2 S Resort


If you're on the beach and start to get the munchies, don't worry, you'll have plenty of places to dine, without having to go too far. Mama Pasta is one of the closest eateries. The restaurant has Italian food. They also specialize in pasta and pizza.

The following table provides a list of restaurant options near this shoreline.

Restaurants near Nonsuch Bay North
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
Mama Pasta -- Italian 0.9 mi. N None
The Bay Restaurant (268) 562-8000 Caribbean 1.0 mi. SSW Antigua
Nicole's (866) 237-1785 Caribbean 1.0 mi. NE Antigua
Seabreeze (866) 237-1785 International 1.0 mi. NE Antigua
The Buccaneer (866) 237-1785 Caribbean, International 1.0 mi. NE Antigua
La Tartaruga (268) 460-9384 Italian 1.1 mi. NNE None
Harmony Hall Restaurant (268) 460-4120 Mediterranean 1.2 mi. S Antigua

Other Beaches

Of course, there are lots of other spots along the coast of Antigua, so Nonsuch Bay North is not your only option.

You may also like Green Island Beach, a popular beach beloved by tourists. It is located two miles to the southeast. However, if you're looking to enjoy a quieter scene, Nonsuch Bay South is an area which doesn't see as many crowds. You'll find it only a short distance away.

You may also enjoy Harmony Hall Eastern Beach, located within a short distance.

There's plenty to see and do in Antigua, and paying a visit to Nonsuch Bay North is just one way you can spend your afternoon.


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