What's Near Grotto Bay Beach Resort

The handsome beaches in St. David's Island are boasted as the most alluring attractions that the region has to offer. If you are a big beach fan, Grotto Bay Beach Resort is set in the perfect location for you. This lodging is situated right along the water and sand, so vacationers can spend all day every day under the sun if that will make them happy. This vacation destination is located outside of the more crowded areas of Bermuda, which means guests will oftentimes have the beach to themselves, giving them the chance to enjoy a relaxing nap or sun-tanning session in the sand.

Nearby Beaches

Bailey's Bay

Naturally, since Grotto Bay Beach Resort is positioned directly on Bailey's Bay, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying here. Bailey's Bay features a small beach directly off of North Shore Road. The area is fairly small and visitors are limited to locals. For guests who are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn more:

Beaches Near Grotto Bay Resort
Beach Distance Direction Location
Trunk Island Beach 1.6 SW Trunk Island
Shelly Bay 2.1 SW Hamilton Parish, Bermuda
Windsor Beach 2.1 SE 3.3 mi. South of St. George
John Smith's Bay 2.3 S 4.7 mi. East-Northeast of Hamilton, Bermuda
Charles Island Beach 2.5 ESE Charles Island
Nonsuch Island Beach 3.0 E Nonsuch Island
Clearwater Beach 3.0 E St. David's Island, Bermuda
Tobacco Bay Beach 3.1 NE St. George's Island, Bermuda
Annie's Bay 3.2 E St. David's Island, Bermuda
Alexandras Beach 3.3 NE St. George's Island, Bermuda
Long Bay Beach 3.3 E St. David's Island, Bermuda
Paget Island Beach 3.4 ENE Paget Island
Achilles Bay Beach 3.4 NE St. George's Island, Bermuda
St. Catherine's Beach -- -- St. George's Island, Bermuda

One of the most convenient options is Trunk Island Beach. A small private beach is the middle Harrington Sound, you can be sure that Trunk Island Beach is one of the least crowded beaches in all of Bermuda. Only accessible by boat, and even then only with prior permission from the owners or the Bermuda Zoological Society.

You may also like nearby Alexandras Beach which is a particularly centralized beach. One of Bermuda's lesser known beaches, most only see it in passing while heading to the battery of the same name. Those who do stop by are sure in for a treat, as Alexandras Battery Beach is one of the best spots on the island to search for sea glass. You'll find this one three and a half miles northeast of the lodgings.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are interested in finding out more about what's located nearby might want to know how many miles the nearest town or city is from their location. Grotto Bay Beach Resort is found in the western outskirts of Castle Harbour, a neighborhood in St. David's Island; it is three miles (four and a half kilometers) to the south west of St. George.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Grotto Bay Beach Resort:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Henrys Hill, Bermuda 0.5 SW
Coney Island, Bermuda 0.5 NNW
Ferry Island, Bermuda 0.7 N
Hall's Island 0.9 S
Hamilton Parish, Bermuda 1.3 SW
Crow Island 1.5 SW
Trunk Island 1.6 SW
Rabbit Island 1.7 SW
Tucker's Town, None 1.9 SE
Banjo Island 2.0 NE

Nearby Attractions

Fort Hamilton

Travelers who crave an exciting itinerary during their trip to St. David's Island will quickly learn that Grotto Bay Beach Resort is in a fascinating area with a number of sights. In fact, this section of Bermuda has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, including Robinson Bay Park, Old Devonshire Church, and Fort Prospect. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Robinson Bay Park.

In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Grotto Bay Resort
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Robinson Bay Park Park 4.3 SW Devonshire Parish, Bermuda
Old Devonshire Church Historical Site 4.2 SW Devonshire Parish, Bermuda
Fort Prospect Historical Site 4.8 SW Devonshire Parish, Bermuda
Arboretum Park 4.9 SW Devonshire Parish, Bermuda
Fort Hamilton Historical Site 5.5 SW Hamilton, Bermuda
Palm Grove Gardens Botanical Garden 4.2 SW Devonshire Parish, Bermuda
Waterville House Historical Site 5.4 SW Paget Parish, Bermuda
Verdmont Museum 3.4 SW Smith's Parish, Bermuda
Bermuda Railway Museum Museum 2.6 SW Hamilton Parish, Bermuda
Bermuda Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 5.2 SW Camden, Bermuda
Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art Art Museum 5.2 SW Camden, Bermuda
Sessions House Historical Site 5.7 SW Downtown Hamilton, Bermuda
Victoria Park Park 5.8 SW Downtown Hamilton, Bermuda
Liberty Theatre Movie Theater 5.8 SW Downtown Hamilton, Bermuda
Bermuda National Gallery Art Museum 5.9 SW Downtown Hamilton, Bermuda
Devonshire Bay Park Park 4.2 SSW 2.6 mi. East of Hamilton, Bermuda
Specialty Cinema & Grill Movie Theater 5.9 SW Downtown Hamilton, Bermuda
Hungry Bay Nature Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 5.1 SW 1.9 mi. East of Hamilton, Bermuda
Bermuda Historical Society Museum Museum 6.0 SW Downtown Hamilton, Bermuda
Bermuda Aquarium, Museum And Zoo Aquarium 2.5 SW Hamilton Parish, Bermuda
Par-La-Ville Park Park 6.0 SW Downtown Hamilton, Bermuda
Point Pleasant Park Park 6.1 SW Downtown Hamilton, Bermuda
Barr's Bay Park Park 6.1 SW Hamilton Harbour, Bermuda
Shelly Bay Park Park 2.0 SW Hamilton Parish, Bermuda
Paget Marsh Park 6.0 SW Paget Parish, Bermuda
Admiralty House Park Park 6.3 SW Pembroke Parish, Bermuda
Portuguese Rock Historical Site 2.9 S 3.8 mi. East of Hamilton, Bermuda
Spittal Pond Nature Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.9 S 3.8 mi. East of Hamilton, Bermuda
Jeffery's Cave Cave 3.0 S 3.9 mi. East of Hamilton, Bermuda
Spanish Point Park Park 6.8 WSW Pembroke Parish, Bermuda
Abbott's Cliff National Park Park 1.1 SW Hamilton Parish, Bermuda
Winter Haven And Summer Haven National Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.4 S 4.5 mi. East of Hamilton, Bermuda
Watch Hill Park Park 2.5 S 4.6 mi. East of Hamilton, Bermuda
Dolphin Quest Bermuda Dolphin Encounter Service 7.2 W Ireland Island North, Bermuda
Commissioner's House Historical Site 7.2 W Ireland Island North, Bermuda
Bermuda Maritime Museum Museum 7.3 W Ireland Island North, Bermuda
Neptune Cinema Movie Theater 7.3 W Ireland Island North, Bermuda
Admiral's Cave Cave 0.3 W Henrys Hill, Bermuda
Dockyard Playground Children's Attraction 7.3 W Ireland Island North, Bermuda
Sherwin Nature Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.0 SW Warwick Parish, Bermuda
Leamington Cave Cave 0.7 S Hamilton Parish, Bermuda
Wilkinson Memorial Park Park 0.3 W Hamilton Parish, Bermuda
Crystal Caves Cave 0.2 SSW Henrys Hill, Bermuda
Fantasy Caves Cave 0.2 SSW Henrys Hill, Bermuda
Blue Hole Hill Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 0.3 S Castle Harbour, St. David's Island
Astwood Park Park 8.0 SW Warwick Parish, Bermuda
Ducks Puddle Park And Annex Park 0.3 NW Castle Harbour, St. David's Island
Cathedral Cave Cave 0.0 S Castle Harbour, St. David's Island
Prospero's Cave Cave 0.0 SE Castle Harbour, St. David's Island
Coney Island Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 0.5 NNW Coney Island, Bermuda
Ferry Island Fort Historical Site 0.7 N Ferry Island, Bermuda
Martello Tower Historical Site 0.7 N St. George's Island, Bermuda
Ferry Point Park Park 1.0 N St. George's Island, Bermuda
Gibbs Hill Lighthouse Lighthouse 9.9 SW 3.8 mi. Southeast of Somerset Village, Bermuda
Castle Island Historical Site 2.5 ESE Castle Island
Kindey Field Park Park 1.7 NE St. George's Island, Bermuda
Gilbert Nature Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.8 WSW Somerset Village, Somerset Island
Somerset Long Bay Park Park 9.9 WSW Somerset Village, Somerset Island
Rocky Hill Park Park 2.1 NE St. George's Island, Bermuda
Mullet Bay Park Park 2.2 NE St. George's Island, Bermuda
Virginia Park Park 10.3 WSW Somerset Island, Bermuda
Fort Scaur Historical Site 10.4 WSW Somerset Island, Bermuda
Scaur Hill Park Park 10.4 WSW Somerset Island, Bermuda
Seymour's Pond Nature Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.6 SW 3.5 mi. South-Southeast of Somerset Village, Bermuda
Daniel's Head Beach Park Park 10.3 WSW Somerset Island, Bermuda
Barnes Corner Park Park 10.6 SW 3.4 mi. South-Southeast of Somerset Village, Bermuda
Carter House Museum 2.4 ENE St. George's Island, Bermuda
Nonsuch Island Nature Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.9 E Nonsuch Island
Church Bay Park Park 10.7 SW 3.7 mi. South-Southeast of Somerset Village, Bermuda
Tucker House Museum Museum -- -- St. George's Island, Bermuda
World Heritage Centre Museum -- -- St. George, St. David's Island
Cooper's Island Nature Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.0 E Cooper's Island, St. David's Island
The Perfumery Facility Viewing 2.8 NE St. George, St. David's Island
Bermuda National Trust Museum Museum 2.8 NE St. George, St. David's Island
St. Peter's Church Historical Site 2.8 NE St. George, St. David's Island
Deliverance Museum 2.8 NE St. George, St. David's Island
Stocks & Pillory And Ducking Stool Historical Site 2.9 NE St. George, St. David's Island
St. George Historical District Historical Site 2.9 NE St. George, St. David's Island
Old Rectory Historical Site 2.9 NE St. George, St. David's Island
St. George's Historical Society Museum Museum 2.9 NE St. George, St. David's Island
Bermuda Heritage Museum Museum 2.9 NE St. George, St. David's Island
Old State House Historical Site 2.9 NE St. George, St. David's Island
Somer's Gardens Botanical Garden 2.9 NE St. George, St. David's Island
Sommers Garden Botanical Garden 2.9 NE St. George, St. David's Island
Unfinished Church Historical Site 3.0 NE St. George, St. David's Island
Hog Bay Park Park 11.3 WSW 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Somerset Village, Bermuda
Smith's Island Nature Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.2 ENE Smith's Island
Whale Bay Fort Historical Site 11.5 SW 3.0 mi. South of Somerset Village, Bermuda
West Whale Bay Park Park 11.5 SW 3.0 mi. South of Somerset Village, Bermuda
Alexandras Battery Park Park 3.4 NE St. George's Island, Bermuda
Fort St. Catherine Historical Site 3.4 NE St. George's Island, Bermuda
Gates Fort Historical Site 3.4 NE St. George's Island, Bermuda
Fort Cunningham Historical Site 3.5 ENE Paget Island
St. Davids Lighthouse Lighthouse 3.6 E St. David's Island, Bermuda
Great Head Park Park 3.7 E St. David's Island, Bermuda
Little Head Park Park 3.8 ENE St. David's Island, Bermuda
Fort Popple Historical Site 3.9 ENE St. David's Island, Bermuda

If you're on the lookout for a place where you can while away some free time, Old Devonshire Church might be a good choice. The Old Devonshire Church was one of the first churches built on Bermuda. The church itself was destroyed twice, first in 1715 by a hurricane, and again in 1970 by an arsonist. Today, the church is fully operational and guests can come take part in communion, or they can simply appreciate the limestone walls and palm trees from the outside.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're choosing a location to stay in, it can often be helpful to find out about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to better understand the surrounding area. Even though you'll only find a few additional hotel and resort options in this part of St. David's Island, its tranquil surroundings ensure that it's a perfect option for those looking for a peaceful vacation spot. Be that as it may, you will still be able to encounter additional accommodation options by traveling a few more miles out. To get additional info about the booking possibilities available nearby, see the table below.

Accommodations near Grotto Bay Resort
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Rosewood Tucker's Point 1.1 SE 3.2 mi. South-Southwest of St. George
The Mid Ocean Club 1.9 SE Tucker's Town
Pink Beach Club 2.1 S 4.5 mi. South-Southwest of St. George, Bermuda
Que Sera 5.4 SW Camden, Bermuda
Mazarine by the Sea 5.5 SW Hamilton, Bermuda
Little Pomander Guest House 5.5 SW Paget Parish, Bermuda
Erith Guest House 5.6 SW Paget Parish, Bermuda
The Hamiltonian Hotel & Island Club 5.6 SW Hamilton, Bermuda
Paraquet Guest Apartments -- -- Paget Parish, Bermuda
Windsong 6.0 SW Hamilton, Bermuda
 

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