What's Near Scova

Nearby Beaches

Morris Bay

Travelers vacationing in this part of Antigua usually enjoy a visit to one of their lovely beaches. You should be able to enjoy benefit of some nearby.

Each of the access points along the coast of Antigua have their own personalities; even small differences in features can affect whether you'll have an active outing, or just a few hours of seclusion in the sun. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to Scova. Click on the names below to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Scova
Beach Distance Direction Location
Cades Bay Beach 1.0 E 3.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Turner's Beach 1.0 W 2.7 mi. South of Jolly Harbour
Darkwood Beach 1.7 NW 1.8 mi. South of Jolly Harbour
Morris Bay 2.0 E 4.5 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Ffryes Beach 2.1 NW 1.4 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour
Valley Church Beach 2.3 NNW Valley Church
Coco Beach 2.4 NW 1.1 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour
Curtain Bluff Beach 2.4 ESE 4.3 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour
Carlisle Bay East -- -- 3.9 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour
Jolly Beach 3.0 NNW Jolly Harbour
Cove Bay Beach 4.1 NNW 1.1 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Hermitage Bay -- -- 1.3 mi. North of Jolly Harbour
Pearns Bay South Beach 4.4 NNW 1.5 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Rendezvous Bay 4.4 E 2.2 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour
Stony Horn Bay Beach 4.5 NNW 1.5 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Little Pearns Bay Beach 4.5 NNW 1.6 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour

One of the closest picks is Cades Bay Beach. Since this beach is a reasonable traveling distance off, you won't have to go far to enjoy this beautiful section of the coast. As part of a marine reserve, Cades Bay is protected from a lot of maritime traffic, granting visitors unobstructed views of the large expanse of the ocean, save perhaps an isolated sail boat passing by.

Another beach to consider visiting is Turner's Beach where the atmosphere is far from quiet, and the crowds are busy enjoying a selection of water activities. The smooth waters at Johnson's Point are ideal for swimming and snorkeling. On clear days, Montserrat Island can be seen on the horizon.

Nearby Areas

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your apartment building can help diversify your itinerary, whether it's visiting the area's unique bars, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Scova is located on the island of Antigua, 6.8 miles south-southwest of St. John's; it is to the south of Jolly Harbour.

The table below lists some of the areas near Scova.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Johnsons Point 0.7 W
Crab Hill 1.3 WNW
Valley Church 2.2 NNW
Old Road 2.6 E
Bolands 2.7 N
Jolly Harbour 3.0 N
John Hughes 3.5 ENE
Buckleys 5.2 NE
Sweets 5.3 ENE
Falmouth 5.5 E

Nearby Attractions

Betty's Hope

Tourists in search of plenty of activities while vacationing in Antigua will find that Scova is in a fun location with plenty of nearby sights. Yes, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, such as 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.

There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Scova
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 7.7 NE 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 7.3 NE 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 4.5 ENE 3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 8.1 NNE Cassada Gardens
Monk's Hill Park Park -- -- 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 7.0 NNE St. John's
Wallings Resevoir Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- --
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 6.9 NNE Downtown St. John's
Greencastle Hill Park Historical Site 3.6 NNE 2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour
St. John's Cathedral Historical Site 7.0 NNE Downtown St. John's
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum -- -- Downtown St. John's
Caribbean Cinemas - Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 8.0 NNE St. John's
Orange Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- Willikies
Admiral House Museum 7.3 E English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historical Site 7.2 E English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins West Historical Site 7.1 E English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historical Site 7.2 E English Harbour
Dockyard Museum Museum -- -- English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park -- -- English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 7.5 E 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 8.1 E 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Fort James Historical Site 7.3 N St. John's
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 8.0 E 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Detour Bike Trails Park -- -- 1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Fort Barrington Historical Site 7.2 N Five Islands

If you're looking for an interesting place to visit, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour might be worth a visit. 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 choosing a location to stay in, it's sometimes helpful to learn more about nearby accommodations in order to better understand the region. You will find lots of additional destinations to look at before making a decision, as this section of Antigua is home to an exceptional range of hotels and resorts to choose from. The table below provides a list of all the booking options located in the area.

Accommodations near Scova
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Keyonna Beach Resort 1.3 WNW 2.3 mi. South of Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Sugar Ridge Resort Limited -- -- Valley Church, Antigua
Cocobay Resort 2.3 NW Valley Church, Antigua
Curtain Bluff 2.3 ESE 4.4 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour, Antigua
Cocos 2.3 NW 1.2 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Jolly Beach Resort & Spa 2.7 NNW Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Carlisle Bay 2.8 E 3.8 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour, Antigua
Tranquility Bay -- -- Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Hermitage Bay -- -- 1.3 mi. North of Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Hawksbill Beach Resort 6.4 N Five Islands, Antigua
 

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