What's Near The Crane Residential Resort

Lots of visitors decide to spend their holidays in Barbados in anticipation of seeing the breath-taking beaches that the island is so well known for. If all you can think about is the beach, The Crane Residential Resort is set in the perfect location for you. This property is set right on the water, so visitors can spend their whole trip in the sun if that is what they want to do. The ability to lay a blanket out in an area without lots of other visitors crowding the beach is crucial to many vacationers. This beach is known for a low-key and uncrowded environment because it's tucked away from Barbados' more crowded areas.

Nearby Beaches

Crane Beach

Obviously, since The Crane Residential Resort is located right on Crane Beach, relaxing on the sand is one of the main attractions here. Crane Beach is considered one of the most beautiful beaches in the world, largely thanks to its beautiful palm tree surroundings, its pristine white sand, and occasionally exciting waters. Large rocks frame the beach, allowing for a secluded and natural feel, yet the area is still accessible off of the main highway. For travelers who want to venture farther away, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the following names to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near The Crane
Beach Distance Direction Location
Ginger Bay 0.4 NE 9.0 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Foul Bay 0.5 SW 8.2 mi. East of St. Lawrence Gap
Harrismith Beach 1.7 NE 8.7 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Sam Lord's Beach 1.7 NE 8.7 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Bottom Bay 2.5 NE 8.4 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Ragged Point 4.1 N 6.5 mi. East-Southeast of Bathsheba
Skeetes Bay 4.4 N Whitehaven
Long Bay Beach 4.8 SW 4.5 mi. East of St. Lawrence Gap

Ginger Bay is the one that's nearest to The Crane Residential Resort. Ginger Bay is a quite beach along the southeast coast of Barbados. It is known for its cool breezes and calm waters, but there is no lifeguard on duty, so guests are advised to be cautious.

If you're looking for a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, Foul Bay might be worth a visit. There's nothing foul at all about Foul Bay. Set on the southeast coast of Barbados, the beach is long and wide enough that even on a busy day it never seems crowded. You can find it located just a short interval away.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are interested in finding out more about what else is in the area might like to know how far away the adjacent city or town is from the property. The Crane Residential Resort is found in Diamond Valley, a town in St. Philip Parish; it's to the east-northeast of St. Lawrence Gap.

The areas that are closest to The Crane Residential Resort are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Bel Air 0.8 NNE
Heddings 1.2 W
Ocean City 1.2 SW
Work Hall 1.5 NNW
Robinsons 1.6 N
St. Philip Parish 1.6 NW
St. Martins 1.8 WSW
Harrismith 2.2 NNE
Six Roads 2.3 WNW
Sandford 2.3 N

Nearby Attractions

Hunte's Garden

The Crane Residential Resort makes for an excellent place to stay for active visitors. There are an abundance of active pursuits to be found when searching from this lodging. In fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, like Cotton Tower Signal, Hunte's Garden, and Flower Forest. The closest of the three is Cotton Tower Signal.

To keep your entire group happy, you may need to browse several of this area's attractions, many of which are named in the following table.

Attractions Near The Crane
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cotton Tower Signal Historical Site 9.0 NW 1.3 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Hunte's Garden Botanical Garden 9.4 NW 2.2 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Flower Forest Botanical Garden 10.2 NW 3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Bathsheba
Fisherpond Great House Historical Site 8.6 WNW 3.7 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Orchid World Botanical Garden 8.1 WNW 3.9 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Andromeda Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 8.6 NW 0.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Harrison's Cave Cave 10.3 NW Welchman Hall
Welchman Hall Gully Park 10.7 NW Welchman Hall
Aerial Trek Adventure Zip Line Site -- -- 4.3 mi. East-Southeast of Holetown
St. John's Church Historical Site 6.6 NW 2.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Gun Hill Signal Station Historical Site 8.0 WNW 5.2 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Sir Frank Hutson Sugar Museum Museum 13.0 WNW 1.5 mi. East of Holetown
St. Philip's Church Historical Site 3.7 NW Church Village
Sunbury Plantation House & Museum Museum 2.9 WNW 6.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bathsheba
Morgan Lewis Sugar Mill Historical Site 14.2 NW 4.7 mi. East of Speightstown
Farley Hill Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.5 NW 3.9 mi. East of Speightstown
Tyrol Cot Heritage Village Museum 11.0 W 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Bridgetown
Emancipation Statue Monument 9.1 W 2.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
Limegrove Cinema Movie Theater 14.0 WNW Holetown
Grenade Hall Forest Signal Station Historical Site 14.9 NW 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Holetown Monument Monument 14.1 WNW Holetown
St. James Church Historical Site 14.3 WNW Holetown
Folkstone Museum Museum 14.4 WNW Holetown
Folkstone Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.4 WNW Holetown
Woodbourne Shorebird Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.7 W St. Patricks
3Ws Monument Monument 12.5 W Wanstead
Errol Barrow Park Park 9.3 W 2.4 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Wildey House Historical Site -- -- 2.3 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
King George V Memorial Park Park 1.9 NNW 7.3 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Lazaretto Gardens Botanical Garden 12.9 W Wanstead
Barbados Olympic Museum Museum 8.9 W 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Banks Brewery Visitor Centre Brewery 9.7 W 2.2 mi. East of Bridgetown
Olympus Theater Movie Theater 8.4 W Vauxhall
Ragged Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 4.1 N 7.0 mi. East-Southeast of Bathsheba
Queen's Park Park 11.1 W 0.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
Mount Gay Rum Distilleries and Visitor Center Distillery 12.2 W 1.0 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Montefiore Fountain Monument 11.5 W Downtown Bridgetown
St. Michael's Cathedral Historical Site 11.3 W Downtown Bridgetown
Jewish Museum Museum 11.4 W Downtown Bridgetown
Statue Of Sir Garfield Sobers Monument 12.0 W 0.5 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Dolphin Fountain In Heroes Square Monument 11.4 W Downtown Bridgetown
Barbados National Heroes Gallery Museum 11.4 W Downtown Bridgetown
National Heroes Square Park 11.4 W Downtown Bridgetown
Lord Nelson's Bronze Statue Monument 11.4 W Downtown Bridgetown
Errol Barrow Statue Monument 11.4 W Downtown Bridgetown
Independence Arch Monument 11.4 W Downtown Bridgetown
The Empire Theatre Movie Theater -- -- Downtown Bridgetown
Cricket Legends Museum Museum 12.1 W 0.4 mi. Northwest of Bridgetown
Barbados Museum and Historical Society Museum 10.7 W St. Matthias
Statue Of Sir Grantley Adams Monument 11.1 W 1.2 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown
Barbados Concorde Experience Museum 3.2 SW 5.6 mi. East of St. Lawrence Gap
George Washington House Historical Site 11.0 W St. Matthias
Garrison Savannah Historical Site 10.9 W St. Matthias
St. Ann's Garrison Historical Site 11.0 W St. Matthias
Gravesend Military Cemetery Historical Site 11.2 W 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Needhams Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 11.3 W 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Charles Fort Historical Site 11.4 W 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
South Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.0 SW Atlantic Shores

If you're on the lookout for an enjoyable experience, Cotton Tower Signal might be just right for you. Back in the 19th century the Barbados military utilized a series of signal stations to give island wide warning when a threat would occur. They were built on highly elevated ground both so that the military officers would have a good view of the surrounding area as they stood watch, and so that others would see their signals.

Nearby Accommodations

When choosing a place to stay, it is often a good idea to find out about nearby accommodation options as a way to better understand the area. Though you'll only find a handful of additional places to stay right around The Crane Residential Resort, the quiet surroundings here are what make it an excellent option for those hoping to enjoy a peaceful vacation spot. Nevertheless, vacationers can still encounter additional accommodation options by heading a little bit farther out. See the table below for a complete listing of lodging options you can find in the surrounding area.

Accommodations near The Crane
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Tropical Winds Apartment Hotel 1.7 NNE 8.3 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba, Barbados
Casa Grande Hotel 2.2 WSW St. Martins, Barbados
Shonlan Airport Hotel -- -- 4.4 mi. East of St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
Silverpoint Villa Hotel 6.0 SW Inch Marlowe, Barbados
Little Arches Boutique Hotel 7.0 WSW 2.0 mi. East of St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
Golden Sands Hotel Barbados 7.7 WSW Welches, Barbados
Butterfly Beach Hotel 7.8 WSW Welches, Barbados
Sea Breeze Beach Hotel All Inclusive 7.9 WSW Welches, Barbados
Barbados Beach Club 8.1 WSW St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
Croton Inn 8.2 WSW St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados

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