Castle Island

Known for the castle located on the island, this fortified land mass was used as a defensive position to protect Castle Harbour. It would serve this purpose in 1614 when it helped repel and attack on the harbor by the Spanish Navy.

Offerings

Today, the fort stills stands, but is more ruin than fort. You will be able to see the main tower from the harbor, and with nothing but overgrown grass on Castle Island, visitors will have no trouble exploring.

Staying Close

Consider staying on Castle Island if you plan on visiting Castle Island, as travelers to this part of Bermuda will be pleased to have convenient access to the historical site during their time there. There is a sufficient amount of hotels in the region around this attraction.

Hotels near Castle Island
Hotel Type Distance Direction
The Mid Ocean Club Resort 1.2 mi. (5.7 km) SW
Rosewood Tucker's Point Resort 1.6 mi. (5.2 km) W
Grotto Bay Beach Resort Resort 2.5 mi. (4.6 km) WNW
Pink Beach Club Resort 2.5 mi. (7.3 km) SW

Location and What's Nearby

Additional draws to the area such as Mid Ocean Golf Club and Charles Island Beach are great for those interested in enjoying some outdoor activities. The beach is pretty far from this attraction.

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Location: Castle Island

 

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