What's Near Tamarind Hills

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The gorgeous beaches in Antigua are undoubtedly the most enticing outdoor sights on the island.

Luckily, Tamarind Hills is located right on the water and sand, so you won't need to travel far to see what makes the area so special.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Tamarind Hills is located on Ffryes Beach, sun bathing is popular with guests staying here. Frryes Beach has clear, calm water. There's not a lot to see snorkeling, but swimming will be relaxing and you wont have to dodge coral reefs or rock formations beneath the waves. For those who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the names below to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Tamarind Hills
Beach Distance Direction Location
Darkwood Beach 0.3 SSE 1.8 mi. South of Jolly Harbour
Coco Beach 0.5 N 1.1 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour
Valley Church Beach 0.7 NNE Valley Church
Turner's Beach 1.3 SSE 2.7 mi. South of Jolly Harbour
Jolly Beach 1.5 NNE Jolly Harbour
Cove Bay Beach 2.3 N 1.1 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Pearns Bay South Beach 2.6 N 1.5 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Little Pearns Bay Beach 2.7 N 1.6 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Stony Horn Bay Beach 2.7 N 1.5 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Hermitage Bay 2.7 N 1.3 mi. North of Jolly Harbour
Cades Bay Beach 2.9 SE 3.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Morris Bay 3.9 SE 4.5 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Pinching Bay 4.1 N Five Islands
Curtain Bluff Beach 4.3 SE 4.3 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour
Carlisle Bay East -- -- 3.9 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour
Hawksbill Bay 4.8 N Five Islands
Landing Bay 4.9 N Five Islands

Darkwood Beach is probably the most convenient option to visit near Tamarind Hills. What's nice about Darkwood Beach is that there's not a single building on it. It feels like an escape from reality.

If you are interested in a more exciting beach, you may like Turner's Beach which provides a fun, colorful scene of crowds and 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. You'll find it one and a quarter miles south-southeast of the property.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are interested in finding out more about what's nearby may be wondering how close (or far) the closest town or city is from their accommodations. Tamarind Hills is situated on the island of Antigua, it is a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the south-southwest of Jolly Harbour.

The areas that are closest to Tamarind Hills are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Valley Church 0.6 NE
Crab Hill 0.8 SSE
Johnsons Point 1.4 SSE
Jolly Harbour 1.5 NNE
Bolands 1.9 NE
Old Road 4.5 ESE
Five Islands 4.7 N
John Hughes 4.8 E
Buckleys 5.8 E
St. John's 6.1 NE

Nearby Attractions

Betty's Hope

Travelers in need of a fun agenda during their trip to Antigua will find that Tamarind Hills is in a fascinating area with a number of sights. In fact, this section of Antigua has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, like Old Sugar Factory, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour, and Betty's Hope. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Old Sugar Factory.

When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those named in the following table.

Attractions Near Tamarind Hills
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 7.8 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 7.1 NE 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 5.5 E 3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 7.8 NE Cassada Gardens
Monk's Hill Park Park 8.0 E 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 6.4 NE St. John's
Wallings Resevoir Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.8 E --
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 6.3 NE Downtown St. John's
Greencastle Hill Park Historical Site 3.5 NE 2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour
St. John's Cathedral Historical Site 6.4 NE Downtown St. John's
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum 6.3 NE Downtown St. John's
Caribbean Cinemas - Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 7.4 NE St. John's
Orange Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- Willikies
Admiral House Museum 9.0 E English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historical Site 8.9 ESE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins West Historical Site 8.9 ESE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historical Site 8.9 ESE English Harbour
Dockyard Museum Museum 9.1 ESE English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park 9.1 ESE English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 9.2 ESE English Harbour
Jones Valley Trail Park -- -- 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Lookout Trail Park 9.7 ESE 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Shirley Heights Fort Historical Site 9.8 ESE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Fort James Historical Site 6.2 NNE St. John's
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 9.7 ESE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Detour Bike Trails Park -- -- 1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Fort Barrington Historical Site 5.8 N Five Islands

If you're looking for an enjoyable experience, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour might be just right 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

When you're choosing a place to stay, it's often worthwhile to learn about nearby accommodation options in order to better understand the area. You can find plenty of other places to consider in the region, as this section of Antigua offers guests an excellent selection of resorts and hotels to pick from. Consult the following table to find a full listing of hotel booking options that are found close-by.

Accommodations near Tamarind Hills
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Cocos 0.4 N 1.2 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Cocobay Resort 0.5 N Valley Church, Antigua
Sugar Ridge Resort Limited 0.9 NE Valley Church, Antigua
Keyonna Beach Resort 0.9 S 2.3 mi. South of Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Jolly Beach Resort & Spa 1.3 NNE Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Tranquility Bay 1.5 NNE Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Hermitage Bay 2.7 N 1.3 mi. North of Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Curtain Bluff 4.2 SE 4.4 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour, Antigua
Carlisle Bay 4.6 ESE 3.8 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour, Antigua
Hawksbill Beach Resort 4.8 N Five Islands, Antigua

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