What's Located Around Verandah Resort And Spa

The delightful beaches in Antigua are boasted as some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots in the region.

Therefore, most guests are delighted that Verandah Resort And Spa is on the water, so you won't need to go out of your way to enjoy the most popular feature in the area.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Verandah Resort And Spa is positioned directly on Long Bay, hanging out at the beach is one of the main attractions here. There is a local flavor to Long Bay Beach sometimes missing in Antiguan beaches because they are so dominated by resorts. While there is a resort here, there are also many local businesses and vendors who can show you what real island flavor is all about. For travelers who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the names below to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Verandah
Beach Distance Direction Location
Nonsuch Bay North 1.0 SW Willikies, Antigua
Nonsuch Bay South 1.2 SW 0.7 mi. Southeast of Willikies, Antigua
Harmony Hall Eastern Beach 2.0 S Nonsuch Bay, Antigua
Green Island Beach 2.1 SSE Green Island
Harmony Hall Western Beach 2.1 SSW Nonsuch Bay, Antigua
Green Bay Isthmus Beach 2.5 S 2.7 mi. Southeast of Willikies, Antigua
Green Bay Beach -- -- 2.8 mi. Southeast of Willikies, Antigua
Great Deep Bay Beach 2.9 S 3.0 mi. Southeast of Willikies, Antigua
York Island Beach 3.1 S York Island
Grape Bay East 3.2 NW Guinea Island
Grape Bay West 3.5 NW Guinea Island
Exchange Bay Beach 3.6 S 3.5 mi. South-Southeast of Willikies, Antigua
Half Moon Bay Beach 3.9 S 3.7 mi. South of Willikies, Antigua
Great Bird Island Beach 4.3 NW Great Bird Island

Nonsuch Bay North is probably the most convenient option to visit near the hotel. Nonsuch Bay North boasts calm waters and pink sand. Villas line parts of the beach, but there's a wide patch of open sand for soaking up the warm Caribbean sun.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your hotel can help diversify your itinerary, whether it's for enjoying a night out in the area, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Verandah Resort And Spa is situated on the eastern side of the island of Antigua; it's 1.3 miles to the east of Willikies.

The table below lists some of the areas near Verandah Resort And Spa.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Willikies, Antigua 1.3 W
Nonsuch Bay, Antigua 2.1 SSW
Green Island 2.1 SE
York Island 3.2 SSE
Guinea Island 3.7 WNW
Freetown, Antigua 3.7 SSW
Smith Island 3.8 S
Newfield, Antigua 3.9 SW
Great Bird Island 4.4 NW
Parham, Antigua 5.5 W

Nearby Attractions

Betty's Hope

Verandah Resort And Spa serves as an excellent place to stay for active tourists. There are many fun activities to be found when searching from this accommodation. 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 listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Verandah
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 7.6 W 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 8.7 W 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 9.0 WSW 3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 9.1 W Cassada Gardens
Monk's Hill Park Park -- -- 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 10.2 W St. John's
Wallings Resevoir Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- --
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 10.5 W Downtown St. John's
Greencastle Hill Park Historical Site 11.1 W 2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour
St. John's Cathedral Historical Site 10.6 W Downtown St. John's
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum -- -- Downtown St. John's
Caribbean Cinemas - Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 10.3 W St. John's
Orange Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- Willikies
Admiral House Museum 8.1 SW English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historical Site 8.3 SW English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins West Historical Site 8.4 SW English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historical Site 8.4 SW English Harbour
Dockyard Museum Museum -- -- English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park -- -- English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 8.2 SW 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 8.0 SW 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Fort James Historical Site 12.1 W St. John's
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 8.2 SW 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Detour Bike Trails Park -- -- 1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Fort Barrington Historical Site 13.5 W Five Islands

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour may be just what you're looking for. 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 smart to learn about nearby lodging options in order to better understand the surrounding area. Even though you might only find a handful of additional resort and hotel options in this part of Antigua, its quiet surroundings make it an ideal choice for guests looking to find a secluded vacation spot. Nonetheless, vacationers will still be able to encounter more accommodation options by heading a little bit farther out. The following table lists all the hotel booking possibilities available nearby.

Accommodations near Verandah
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Pineapple Beach Club 0.5 WNW 0.9 mi. Northeast of Willikies, Antigua
Harmony Hall 2.1 SSW Nonsuch Bay, Antigua
Tree Tops Resort -- -- 3.9 mi. South of Willikies, Antigua
Jumby Bay 6.2 NW Long Island, Long Island
St. James's Club 6.5 SW Mamora Bay, Antigua
Oceanic View Cottages 7.1 W Freeman's Village, Antigua
The Ocean Inn 7.9 SW English Harbour, Antigua
Antigua Yacht Club Marina Resort 7.9 SW Falmouth Harbour, Antigua
Antigua Beachcomber Hotel -- -- Dutchman Bay, Antigua
The Catamaran Hotel -- -- Falmouth Harbour, Antigua
 

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