Cove Pond

Located on the southwest end of Anguilla is Cove Pond, a smaller part of a coastal lagoon that has been separated from its parent body of water by a causeway constructed to provide access to Cap Juluca resort. This spot is favored amongst birders.

Birding is a popular sport here, with a nesting habitat for over 40 bird species present at the pond. Some species include Piping Plovers, Green-throated Caribs, and Antillean Bullfinch.

Location

Cove Pond is located in Cove Bay, a neighborhood close to Meads Bay; it is 2.9 miles to the west of Blowing Point.

Cove Pond can be accessed via the roads surrounding Shriva Villas and Cap Juluca.

Nearby Restaurants

And, one of the most exciting possibilities while spending a few hours exploring the area is enjoying food at a restaurant within traveling distance of Cove Pond. The most proximate place to eat to Cove Pond is Blue Beachfront Bistro, which plates up Caribbean food. Blue Beachfront Bistro is a short distance away, but removed enough that you might want to make arrangements for having some method of transport to visit there. Also close-by, you and your companions will have options including Pimms and Spice where you will want to sample Middle Eastern dishes and enjoy the local foods and culture of Anguilla.

Nearby Attractions

Vacationers with an interest in seeing another attraction, find out more about Rendevous Bay Salt Pond, located 2.1 miles to the east of Cove Pond. Other kinds of local attractions include Old Salt Factory and Pump House, which is four miles away Sandy Ground Village. You might also want to think about making the trip to Warden's Place, which is another attraction nearby.

If a visit to the Cove Pond isn't enough to keep you busy all afternoon, the following table shows the closest options.

Attractions Near Cove Pond
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Old Salt Factory and Pump House Historic Site 3.8 mi. (0.1 km) NE Sandy Ground Village
Warden's Place Historic Site 6.0 mi. (1.1 km) NE 0.7 mi. West-Northwest of the Valley
Wallblake House Museum 6.1 mi. (0.6 km) ENE The Valley
Coronation Park -- 6.2 mi. (0.6 km) NE The Valley

More Information

Location: Cove Bay, Anguilla

 

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