What's Near Scova

Nearby Beaches

Morris Bay

Some visitors' favorite sites to visit in all of Antigua are found along the coast. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.

Each stop along on the coast has distinct characteristics that have the potential to affect your visit. These choices are each worth investigating. Click the names below to view a detailed discussion:

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

Cades Bay Beach is the closest to these accommodations. Because this beach can be found about a mile from the apartment building, your group won't have to journey far to see it. 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.

You might also enjoy a visit to Turner's Beach which is generally home to an active scene with lots of other visitors. 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

Vacationers who are curious to know about the area's important features may be wondering how close (or far) the adjacent city or town is from the property. Scova lies on the southwestern part of the island of Antigua, 6.8 miles south-southwest of St. John's; it's to the south of Jolly Harbour.

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

Scova makes for a wonderful lodging option for active tourists. There are plenty of fun activities to be enjoyed when exploring near this accommodation. As a matter of fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, such as Old Sugar Factory, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour, and Betty's Hope, to name a few. 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 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 on the lookout for an interesting place to visit, 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

When you're deciding on a place to stay, it's often helpful to learn about nearby lodging possibilities in order to better understand the surrounding area. You can find no shortage of additional destinations to think about prior to making a decision, as this section of Antigua has an excellent selection of hotels and resorts to pick from. The table below shows all the booking possibilities you can find in the surrounding 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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