Coco Point

This beach is unique in that is surrounded by ocean on both sides, as it juts out from the island of Barbuda. The sand is magically soft and the area is full of greenery and palm trees. The shallow water around the tip of this small peninsula allows for great snorkeling. Be sure to stick around the the magnificent sunsets over the water.

Situated on the island of Barbuda, You should consider stopping by even if you aren't staying in the immediate vicinity. Vacationers will notice that, although Coco Point is by no means secluded, you also wouldn't call it particularly popular. It's makes a great option for vacationers who want to make the most of their trip to the beach but wish to stay away from the most populated spots.

Amenities and Ambiance

Coco Point Lodge Resort claims a lot of the land on this beach but you can visit the beach even if you're not a guest of the Lodge. The beach is accessible by road, just stay West of the air strip that rests above the beach.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, so those of you traveling with small children may want to consider another spot. Luckily, beach chairs are available for guests seeking a peaceful spot to relax in. The water here is fit for snorkeling, so bring your equipment if you're hoping to see what lies beneath the surface.

the area right around Coco Point is rarely very crowded, Taking that into consideration, there's no need to plan ahead the time of day you visit, as there is little possibility that you have to contend with any other guests who will be needing access to the comforts found here.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Visitors will find this beach on the South coast of Barbuda; the area hosts attractions such as Barbuda Museum, which is one of the most conveniently accessible attractions.

Being able to choose from some activities besides the beach will ensure you won't get bored. The following table contains a list of the closest attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near Coco Point
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Barbuda Museum Museum 7.3 mi. NW Barbuda

Cities and Towns

Not far away you'll find Codrington, a town which is not an overly urbanized area, but still has its fair share of things to do.

Hotels

The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, depending on everything from the time of day to how many hotel rooms have been booked nearby. The beach is not located close to many large hotels, but it can attract visitors staying at smaller accommodations in the area.

You'll find a decent number of hotels within driving distance. Some of the closest options are displayed in the following list.

Accommodations near Coco Point
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Coco Point Lodge 0.0 ENE Cottages
Barbuda Cottages 2.9 NW Cottages
Palm Tree Guest House 7.0 NW Guest house

Food

While this location isn't located in the culinary epicenter of the area, you'll still have some choices, especially if you're willing to drive a bit. One of the nearest restaurants is Pink Sand Grill, which is a delicious choice during or after a day at the beach.

The table below lists restaurant options near this shoreline.

Restaurants near Coco Point
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Pink Sand Grill (268) 783-8624 Bar and grill Very Casual 1.3 mi. NNW
River Beach Bar and Grill (268) 788-5378 Caribbean Very Casual 1.3 mi. NNW
Uncle Roddy Restaurant (268) 785-3268 Caribbean -- 3.0 mi. NW

Other Beaches

Of course, there are more fantastic beaches besides Coco Point on Barbuda.

You may also enjoy Palm Beach, located just a cab ride away.

There are plenty of natural wonders to behold in Antigua, and dropping by Coco Point is just one way to appreciate a pretty afternoon.

 

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