What's Located Around Blue Horizon

Nearby Beaches

Accra Beach

Travelers vacationing in this section of Barbados usually stroll one of the region's stunning beaches. Blue Horizon is in the perfect spot for travelers ready to experience the fascinating culture of Barbados; however, vacationers should know that it's not located right on the coast. Nearby beaches also make this area particularly desirable.

Each of the places along the coast of Barbados have their own distinct features; the qualities and amenities associated with each can have an effect on how enjoyable your visit is. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to Blue Horizon. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Blue Horizon
Beach Distance Direction Location
Accra Beach 0.1 SW 1.6 mi. West-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Worthing Beach 0.4 SE 1.2 mi. West-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Saint Lawrence Beach 0.9 ESE St. Lawrence Gap
Coconut Court Beach 1.0 W St. Matthias
Dover Beach 1.4 ESE St. Lawrence Gap
Drill Hall Beach 1.4 W 1.7 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Needham's Point 1.6 W 1.6 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Brownes Beach 1.7 WNW 1.2 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown
Pebbles Beach 1.7 NW 1.1 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown
Maxwell Beach 1.9 ESE St. Lawrence Gap
Carlisle Bay 2.1 NW 0.7 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown
Welches Beach 2.7 E Welches
Oistins Beach 3.1 E 1.6 mi. East of St. Lawrence Gap
Miami Beach 3.4 E Keizer Hill
Cotton House Bay Beach 3.7 ESE 2.2 mi. East-Southeast of St. Lawrence Gap
Brandons Beach 3.9 NW 1.2 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Cockspur Beach 4.3 NW 1.7 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Brighton Beach 4.4 NW 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Silver Rock Beach 5.0 ESE 3.5 mi. East-Southeast of St. Lawrence Gap

The closest one is Accra Beach. Since this beach is a moderate distance away, your party won't have to travel far to enjoy this beautiful section of the coast. Accra Beach, also known as Rockley Beach, is surrounded by palm trees and features incredible turquoise waters. Tucked behind a variety of restaurants, beach bars, and resorts, this southern Barbados beach is a popular location for vacationers. You can soak in the sun at Accra Beach for as long as you want, since it will have restrooms and showers for your convenience.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who want to know a little bit more about what else is in the area may want to know how far the nearest town or city is from their location. Blue Horizon is located in Christ Church Parish, in the vicinity of Bridgetown; it's to the west-northwest of St. Lawrence Gap.

The table below lists some of the areas near Blue Horizon.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Claphams 0.9 NNE
St. Matthias 1.0 W
Dover 1.2 ESE
Vauxhall 1.4 ENE
St. Lawrence Gap 1.5 ESE
St. Davids 2.4 NE
Welches 2.5 E
downtown Bridgetown 2.6 NW
Haggatt Hall 2.7 NNE

Nearby Attractions

St. Michael's Cathedral

Vacationers who prefer to stay active and on-the-go while vacationing in Barbados will quickly learn that Blue Horizon makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. In fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Queen's Park, St. Michael's Cathedral, and Dolphin Fountain In Heroes Square, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Queen's 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 shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Blue Horizon
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Queen's Park Park 2.2 NW 0.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
St. Michael's Cathedral Historical Site 2.3 NW Downtown Bridgetown
Dolphin Fountain In Heroes Square Monument 2.3 NW Downtown Bridgetown
Errol Barrow Statue Monument 2.3 NW Downtown Bridgetown
National Heroes Square Park 2.4 NW Downtown Bridgetown
Jewish Museum Museum 2.5 NW Downtown Bridgetown
Barbados National Heroes Gallery Museum 2.4 NW Downtown Bridgetown
The Empire Theatre Movie Theater -- -- Downtown Bridgetown
Lord Nelson's Bronze Statue Monument 2.4 NW Downtown Bridgetown
Independence Arch Monument 2.3 NW Downtown Bridgetown
Montefiore Fountain Monument 2.6 NW Downtown Bridgetown
Statue Of Sir Grantley Adams Monument 1.7 NW 1.2 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown
Statue Of Sir Garfield Sobers Monument 3.3 NW 0.5 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Cricket Legends Museum Museum 3.2 NW 0.4 mi. Northwest of Bridgetown
Barbados Museum and Historical Society Museum 1.2 NW St. Matthias
George Washington House Historical Site 1.4 WNW St. Matthias
St. Ann's Garrison Historical Site 1.4 WNW St. Matthias
Garrison Savannah Historical Site 1.2 WNW St. Matthias
Gravesend Military Cemetery Historical Site 1.5 W 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Banks Brewery Visitor Centre Brewery 1.3 N 2.2 mi. East of Bridgetown
Needhams Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 1.6 W 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Charles Fort Historical Site 1.7 W 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Mount Gay Rum Distilleries and Visitor Center Distillery 3.7 NW 1.0 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Errol Barrow Park Park 1.6 N 2.4 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Wildey House Historical Site -- -- 2.3 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Tyrol Cot Heritage Village Museum 3.8 NNW 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Bridgetown
Emancipation Statue Monument 2.2 N 2.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
Barbados Olympic Museum Museum 1.3 NE 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
3Ws Monument Monument 5.2 NW Wanstead
Olympus Theater Movie Theater 1.5 ENE Vauxhall
Lazaretto Gardens Botanical Garden 5.3 NW Wanstead
Gun Hill Signal Station Historical Site 5.2 NNE 5.2 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Aerial Trek Adventure Zip Line Site -- -- 4.3 mi. East-Southeast of Holetown
Orchid World Botanical Garden 6.4 NNE 3.9 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Fisherpond Great House Historical Site 6.8 NNE 3.7 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Holetown Monument Monument 8.4 NNW Holetown
Limegrove Cinema Movie Theater 8.4 NNW Holetown
Welchman Hall Gully Park 7.8 N Welchman Hall
Sir Frank Hutson Sugar Museum Museum 8.3 N 1.5 mi. East of Holetown
Harrison's Cave Cave 7.7 N Welchman Hall
South Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 4.3 ESE Atlantic Shores
St. James Church Historical Site 8.8 NNW Holetown
Folkstone Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.8 NNW Holetown
Folkstone Museum Museum 8.8 NNW Holetown
Flower Forest Botanical Garden 8.3 N 3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Bathsheba
Woodbourne Shorebird Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.2 ENE St. Patricks
Hunte's Garden Botanical Garden 8.6 N 2.2 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Cotton Tower Signal Historical Site 9.1 NNE 1.3 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Barbados Concorde Experience Museum 6.9 E 5.6 mi. East of St. Lawrence Gap
St. Philip's Church Historical Site 7.9 NE Church Village
Sunbury Plantation House & Museum Museum 7.9 ENE 6.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bathsheba
St. John's Church Historical Site 9.7 NE 2.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Andromeda Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 10.3 NNE 0.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Arlington House Interactive Museum Museum 12.6 N Speightstown
King George V Memorial Park Park 9.9 ENE 7.3 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
St. Peter's Church Historical Site 12.8 N Speightstown
Farley Hill Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 13.2 N 3.9 mi. East of Speightstown
Grenade Hall Forest Signal Station Historical Site 13.3 N 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Barbados Wildlife Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 13.4 N 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Morgan Lewis Sugar Mill Historical Site 13.4 N 4.7 mi. East of Speightstown
St. Nicholas Abbey Museum 14.1 N 4.0 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Ragged Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 12.1 NE 7.0 mi. East-Southeast of Bathsheba

If you're on the lookout for a place where you can while away some free time, Queen's Park is an option worth considering. While Queen's Park has a long history of having been passed from the care of one government organization to another, it has always been simply a well-cared for and beautiful place for children to play and adults to enjoy the scenery.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting info about nearby hotel booking options is generally a good way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. You will find no shortage of additional places to look at prior to making a decision, as this section of Barbados has a terrific range of resorts and hotels to choose from. If you'd like to find details about booking possibilities available in the vicinity, see the table below.

Accommodations near Blue Horizon
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Southern Surf Beach Apartments 0.1 SE 1.5 mi. West-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
South Beach Resort & Vacation Club 0.1 WNW 1.6 mi. West-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
Abbeville Hotel 0.1 WNW 1.6 mi. West-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
Accra Beach Hotel & Spa 0.1 W 1.7 mi. West-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
Blue Orchids Beach Hotel 0.2 SE 1.3 mi. West of St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
Coral Mist Beach Hotel 0.2 SE 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
Worthing Court Apartment Hotel 0.4 ESE 1.2 mi. West-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
Allamanda Beach Hotel 0.4 W 1.9 mi. West of St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
Pirate's Inn 0.4 W 2.5 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown, Barbados
Palm Garden Hotel 0.5 ESE 1.0 mi. West-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados

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