What's Near Tamarind Hills

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Quite often, visitors decide to vacation in Antigua because of the amazing beaches that the island is so proud of. If all you can think about is the beach, Tamarind Hills is set in the perfect location for you. This property is located right on the water, so visitors can spend their whole trip soaking up the sun if they so desire.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Tamarind Hills sits directly on Ffryes Beach, spending time at the shore is a popular pastime at this property. 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 vacationers who want to venture farther away, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the name of each one in the table to see more details:

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

The most convenient one to visit is Darkwood Beach. What's nice about Darkwood Beach is that there's not a single building on it. It feels like an escape from reality.

Some might enjoy Turner's Beach where there will be plenty to keep you busy. 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 a short interval off.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who'd like some more information about the surrounding area's offerings might want to know how many miles the neighboring city or town is from the property. Tamarind Hills can be found on the island of Antigua, it is 1.5 miles 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 makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. You will soon notice that this area is simply full of different attractions to try, like Old Sugar Factory, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour, and Betty's Hope. The nearest attraction of the three is Old Sugar Factory.

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

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
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 searching for somewhere a little different to visit, 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 choosing where to book your stay, it is often helpful to learn about nearby accommodations as a way to better understand the region. You will find plenty of additional places to look at prior to making a decision, as this part of Antigua offers vacationers a sweeping variety of resorts and hotels to choose from. Find out about all of the surrounding area's booking possibilities by viewing the table below.

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 Hotel 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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