What's Near Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort

Quite often, visitors decide to spend their holidays in Antigua simply because they want to experience the spectacular beaches that the island is known for. If you or your group are big beach fans, Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort is the right spot for you. This site is set on the water, so visitors can spend as much time as they like under the sun if that will make them happy. The ability to enjoy a day in an area lacking lots of other visitors in the area is something to be valued. This beach provides that kind of benefit, because it's situated away from Antigua's busier areas.

Nearby Beaches

Deep Bay

Of course, since Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort sits directly on Deep Bay, sun bathing is a popular pastime here. This is a long beach without a lot of shade, but with calm waters and soft sand. This beach not only offers great snorkeling, swimming and splashing, but interesting hikes too. For those who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Royal Antiguan
Beach Distance Direction Location
St. Johns Harbor West 0.4 ENE Five Islands
Trafalgar Beach 0.4 N Five Islands
Galley Bay Beach 0.8 W Five Islands
Landing Bay 1.0 WSW Five Islands
Hawksbill Bay 1.1 WSW Five Islands
St. Johns Harbor South 1.1 E St. John's
Fort James Beach 1.5 ENE St. John's
Pinching Bay 1.7 SW Five Islands
Runaway Beach 2.4 NE Runaway Bay
Hermitage Bay 2.6 S 1.3 mi. North of Jolly Harbour
Stony Horn Bay Beach 2.9 SSW 1.5 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Little Pearns Bay Beach 3.0 SSW 1.6 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Cove Bay Beach 3.1 SSW 1.1 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Pearns Bay South Beach 3.1 SSW 1.5 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Dickenson Bay 3.5 NE Dickenson Bay
Jolly Beach 3.8 S Jolly Harbour
Soldier Bay West 4.0 NE 0.7 mi. North-Northeast of Dickenson Bay
Soldier Bay East 4.4 NE Cedar Grove
Valley Church Beach 4.7 S Valley Church
Coco Beach 4.9 S 1.1 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour

The closest option is St. Johns Harbor West. With just one nearby resort, this beautiful beach is often very quiet. There's no beach rentals here, so come prepared for your lazy beach day.

If you're looking for a more secluded spot of sand, Fort James Beach could be a better choice for you. Fort James Beach has wonderfully white sand and transparent waters. It has a few great nearby restaurants, but it's not overly developed. It can be found just a short hike away.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about the surrounding area's offerings might want to find out how far—or near—the adjacent town or city is from their location. Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort is located in Five Islands, a neighborhood in Antigua; it is to the west of St. John's.

The table below lists some of the areas near Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Redcliffe Quay 2.5 E
Runaway Bay 2.6 NE
downtown St. John's 2.6 E
St. John's 2.6 E
Dickenson Bay 3.3 NE
Jolly Harbour 3.8 S
Bolands 4.0 S
Cassada Gardens 4.6 E
Cedar Grove 4.6 NE
Valley Church 4.8 S

Nearby Attractions

Betty's Hope

Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort makes for a wonderful locale for active travelers. There are numerous activities to be enjoyed when starting at this accommodation. In fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Old Sugar Factory, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour, and Betty's Hope, to name a few. The closest of the three is Old Sugar Factory.

With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Royal Antiguan
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 5.7 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 4.5 E 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 6.6 SE 3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 4.4 E Cassada Gardens
Monk's Hill Park Park 9.6 SE 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 3.0 E St. John's
Wallings Resevoir Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.1 SE --
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 2.8 E Downtown St. John's
Greencastle Hill Park Historical Site 4.0 SE 2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour
St. John's Cathedral Historical Site 2.7 E Downtown St. John's
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum 2.6 E Downtown St. John's
Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 3.3 E St. John's
Orange Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- Willikies
Admiral House Museum 11.1 SE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historical Site 11.1 SE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins West Historical Site 11.1 SE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historical Site 11.1 SE English Harbour
Dockyard Museum Museum 11.2 SE English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park 11.2 SE English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 11.4 SE English Harbour
Jones Valley Trail Park -- -- 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Lookout Trail Park 11.8 SE 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Shirley Heights Fort Historical Site 11.9 SE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Fort James Historical Site 1.4 ENE St. John's
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 11.9 SE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Detour Bike Trails Park -- -- 1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Fort Barrington Historical Site 0.6 NNW Five Islands

If you're on the lookout for an enjoyable experience, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour might be what the doctor ordered. 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 more about nearby accommodations is often an excellent way to get a feel for the area as whole. You will find plenty of additional destinations to learn about before coming to a decision, as this section of Antigua is home to a terrific selection of resorts and hotels to choose from. Get the details you need about the area's hotel booking options by checking the following table.

Accommodations near Royal Antiguan
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Coconut Beach Club 0.4 ENE Five Islands, Antigua
Galley Bay 0.7 W Five Islands, Antigua
Hawksbill Beach Resort 1.0 WSW Five Islands, Antigua
Heritage Hotel 2.5 E Redcliffe Quay, Antigua
Hermitage Bay 2.7 S 1.3 mi. North of Jolly Harbour, Antigua
City View Hotel 2.7 E Downtown St. John's, Antigua
Anchorage Inn -- -- St. John's, Antigua
Buccaneer Beach Club 3.1 NE Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Siboney Beach Club 3.1 NE Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Villas at Sunset Lane 3.3 NE 0.3 mi. Southeast of Dickenson Bay, Antigua

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