The beaches in Anguilla are boasted as some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots that you'll find in the region. If all you can think about is the beach, Anguilla Great House Beach Resort has what you need. This lodging is set along the shore, so guests can spend all of their time under the sun if that will make them happy. This vacation destination is tucked away from the more populated parts of Anguilla, which means guests of the property oftentimes have these stretches of sand to themselves, providing them with the opportunity to find a peaceful spot to soak in some sun.
Naturally, since Anguilla Great House Beach Resort is located directly on Rendezvous Bay, sun bathing is a popular pastime at this property. Rendezvous Bay is a popular beach with a lot of character. There are a few resorts, but also an old abandoned hotel and a kitschy beach pub. For those who are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to view a detailed page:
|Merrywing Bay Beach||1.1||SW||Rendezvous Bay|
|Sandy Point Beach||1.2||SE||0.5 mi. South of Blowing Point|
|Blowing Point Beach||1.4||ESE||0.4 mi. South of Blowing Point|
|Cove Bay||1.7||WSW||Cove Bay|
|Meads Bay||1.9||W||Meads Bay|
|Road Bay||1.9||NE||Sandy Ground Village|
|Sandy Ground Beach||2.1||NE||Sandy Ground Village|
|Sandy Island Beach||2.3||N||2.0 mi. West-Northwest of Sandy Ground Village|
|Little Harbour||2.4||E||1.2 mi. East of Blowing Point|
|Maundays Bay Beach||2.4||WSW||Maundays Bay|
|Barnes Bay||2.4||W||West End|
|Elsie Bay Beach||3.3||E||1.9 mi. South-Southwest of the Valley|
|Katouche Bay Beach||3.3||NE||North Hill Village|
|Shoal Bay West||3.4||WSW||Shoal Bay West|
|Sherricks Bay Beach||3.5||W||4.7 mi. West of Blowing Point|
|Corito Bay Beach||4.0||E||1.6 mi. South of the Valley|
|Crocus Bay||4.2||NE||1.0 mi. West-Northwest of the Valley|
|Little Bay||4.5||NE||1.4 mi. Northwest of the Valley|
|Forest Bay North||4.5||E||Forest Bay|
|Limestone Bay Beach||4.7||NE||1.7 mi. Northwest of the Valley|
The nearest one is Merrywing Bay Beach. Practically connected to Rendezvous Bay Beach, this less popular sibling offers the same coast, same water, and same sand with a bit less crowds, making Merrywing Bay Beach a popular choice for those looking for a convenient peaceful beach.
If you're searching for a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, Sandy Island Beach is an alternative worth considering. Barbecues, cabanas, cold drinks and the sun are what defines Sandy Island Beach. While the island was once known only to a few lucky travelers, the addition of some low impact tourist development has made this into a must do for guests who can make their way here. You can find it located just a meager hike away.
Vacationers who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about what else is in the area might want to find out how far—or near—the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. Anguilla Great House Beach Resort is located toward the center of the island of Anguilla; it is 1.2 miles to the west of Blowing Point.
The table below lists some of the areas near Anguilla Great House Beach Resort.
|Lower South Hill||1.2||NE|
|Long Bay Village||1.4||WNW|
|Sandy Ground Village||2.2||NE|
Visitors who want to try unfamiliar activities during their trip to Anguilla will quickly learn that Anguilla Great House Beach Resort is in a great location for being active. Yes, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, including Old Salt Factory and Pump House, Wallblake House, and Warden's Place. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Old Salt Factory and Pump House.
In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are shown in the table below.
|Old Salt Factory and Pump House||Historical Site||2.2||NE||Sandy Ground Village|
|Wallblake House||Museum||4.3||ENE||The Valley|
|Warden's Place||Historical Site||4.3||NE||0.7 mi. West-Northwest of the Valley|
|Old Factory||Historical Site||4.8||NE||The Valley|
|Cave||6.8||ENE||2.5 mi. East of the Valley|
|Old Fort at Sandy Hill||Historical Site||6.9||ENE||2.6 mi. East of the Valley|
|Heritage Museum Collection||Museum||9.0||NE||Island Harbour|
|Cave||11.1||NE||6.5 mi. Northeast of the Valley|
If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, Old Salt Factory and Pump House is an alternative worth considering. With the high quantity of resources, salt mining was a major aspect of Anguilla's early economy. The Old Salt Factory and Pumphouse is a reminder of that history and shed light on how the process was done.
When you're choosing a location to stay in, it is sometimes a good idea to learn more about nearby accommodations as a means to get a better feel for the surrounding area. Though there are only a couple of additional resort and hotel options in this part of Anguilla, the tranquil surroundings here ensure that it's a pleasant option for travelers looking to enjoy a secluded destination. View the following table to find full details about the hotel booking options that are found in the surrounding area.
|0.4||ESE||0.8 mi. West of Blowing Point, Anguilla|
|Ferryboat Inn||1.2||SE||0.5 mi. South-Southwest of Blowing Point, Anguilla|
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