What's Located Around Melbourne Hotel and Apartments

Nearby Beaches

Carlisle Bay

Some visitors' favorite tourist attractions in this region are the beloved beaches. Nearby beaches will make this area particularly desirable.

Each of the places in Barbados have their own personalities; these characteristics could affect whether you bring the family along, or come prepared for a party atmosphere. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to Melbourne Hotel and Apartments. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn about amenities and other details:

Beaches Near Melbourne
Beach Distance Direction Location
Carlisle Bay 0.7 WSW 0.7 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown
Pebbles Beach 0.7 SW 1.1 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown
Brownes Beach 0.9 SW 1.2 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown
Drill Hall Beach 1.3 SSW 1.7 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Needham's Point 1.4 SSW 1.6 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Coconut Court Beach 1.4 S St. Matthias
Accra Beach 1.8 SE 1.6 mi. West-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Worthing Beach 2.1 SE 1.2 mi. West-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Brandons Beach 2.2 NW 1.2 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Cockspur Beach 2.6 NW 1.7 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Saint Lawrence Beach -- -- St. Lawrence Gap
Brighton Beach 2.7 NW 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Dover Beach 3.1 SE St. Lawrence Gap
Paradise Beach 3.3 NW 2.4 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Maxwell Beach 3.5 SE St. Lawrence Gap
Batts Rock Beach 3.5 NW 2.7 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Welches Beach 4.2 SE Welches
Oistins Beach 4.6 ESE 1.6 mi. East of St. Lawrence Gap
Mahogany Bay 4.7 NW Holders Hill
Miami Beach 4.9 SE Keizer Hill

Carlisle Bay is the one that's nearest to this property. Bear in mind that you can find this beach about three quarters of a mile from the hotel, so you won't have to journey far to find a place to sit by the water. Featuring shallow entry and mild waves, the Carlisle Bay is an excellent place to go for a calm swim. Surrounded by local shops and restaurants, the beach is immediately accessible from the main road. Importantly (especially for those with young children), it will have restrooms and showers for your convenience.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your hotel can add a little something extra to your vacation, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or finding an incredible local restaurant. Melbourne Hotel and Apartments is located near the middle of Bridgetown.

The table below lists some of the areas near Melbourne Hotel and Apartments.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Bridgetown 1.0 W
St. Matthias 1.2 S
St. Michael Parish 1.5 NNW
Claphams 1.5 ESE
Haggatt Hall 2.1 ENE
Vauxhall 2.5 ESE
Dover 2.8 SE
St. Davids 3.0 E
Eden Lodge 3.1 N

Nearby Attractions

St. Michael's Cathedral

Melbourne Hotel and Apartments serves as a great spot for active travelers. There are a good amount of activities to be discovered when exploring near this accommodation. You will soon notice that this particular part of Bridgetown claims a number of exciting attractions, like Queen's Park, St. Michael's Cathedral, and Dolphin Fountain In Heroes Square. Of the three, the closest is Queen's Park.

These attractions are just a sample of what's in the area; find more listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Melbourne
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Queen's Park Park 0.5 WNW 0.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
St. Michael's Cathedral Historical Site 0.7 W Downtown Bridgetown
Dolphin Fountain In Heroes Square Monument 0.8 W Downtown Bridgetown
Errol Barrow Statue Monument 0.7 W Downtown Bridgetown
National Heroes Square Park 0.8 W Downtown Bridgetown
Jewish Museum Museum 0.9 W Downtown Bridgetown
Barbados National Heroes Gallery Museum 0.8 W Downtown Bridgetown
The Empire Theatre Movie Theater -- -- Downtown Bridgetown
Lord Nelson's Bronze Statue Monument 0.8 W Downtown Bridgetown
Independence Arch Monument 0.8 W Downtown Bridgetown
Montefiore Fountain Monument 0.9 WNW Downtown Bridgetown
Statue Of Sir Grantley Adams Monument 0.8 SW 1.2 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown
Statue Of Sir Garfield Sobers Monument -- -- 0.5 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Cricket Legends Museum Museum 1.6 WNW 0.4 mi. Northwest of Bridgetown
Barbados Museum and Historical Society Museum 0.9 S St. Matthias
George Washington House Historical Site -- -- St. Matthias
St. Ann's Garrison Historical Site 1.1 S St. Matthias
Garrison Savannah Historical Site 1.1 S St. Matthias
Gravesend Military Cemetery Historical Site 1.2 SSW 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Banks Brewery Visitor Centre Brewery 1.0 E 2.2 mi. East of Bridgetown
Needhams Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 1.3 SSW 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Charles Fort Historical Site 1.4 SW 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Mount Gay Rum Distilleries and Visitor Center Distillery 2.0 NW 1.0 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Errol Barrow Park Park 1.3 E 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 2.1 N 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Bridgetown
Emancipation Statue Monument 1.6 ENE 2.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
Barbados Olympic Museum Museum -- -- 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
3Ws Monument Monument 3.4 NW Wanstead
Olympus Theater Movie Theater 2.5 ESE Vauxhall
Lazaretto Gardens Botanical Garden 3.5 NW Wanstead
Gun Hill Signal Station Historical Site 4.5 NE 5.2 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Aerial Trek Adventure Zip Line Site -- -- 4.3 mi. East-Southeast of Holetown
Orchid World Botanical Garden 5.7 NE 3.9 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Fisherpond Great House Historical Site 5.9 NE 3.7 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Holetown Monument Monument 6.7 NNW Holetown
Limegrove Cinema Movie Theater 6.7 NNW Holetown
Welchman Hall Gully Park 6.5 N Welchman Hall
Sir Frank Hutson Sugar Museum Museum 6.6 N 1.5 mi. East of Holetown
Harrison's Cave Cave 6.5 N Welchman Hall
South Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 6.0 SE Atlantic Shores
St. James Church Historical Site 7.0 NNW Holetown
Folkstone Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.1 NNW Holetown
Folkstone Museum Museum 7.1 NNW Holetown
Flower Forest Botanical Garden 7.2 NNE 3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Bathsheba
Woodbourne Shorebird Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.9 E St. Patricks
Hunte's Garden Botanical Garden 7.6 NNE 2.2 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Cotton Tower Signal Historical Site 8.2 NE 1.3 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Barbados Concorde Experience Museum 8.0 E 5.6 mi. East of St. Lawrence Gap
St. Philip's Church Historical Site 8.2 ENE Church Village
Sunbury Plantation House & Museum Museum 8.3 E 6.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bathsheba
St. John's Church Historical Site 9.3 NE 2.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Andromeda Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 9.6 NE 0.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Arlington House Interactive Museum Museum 10.9 N Speightstown
King George V Memorial Park Park 10.3 E 7.3 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
St. Peter's Church Historical Site 11.1 N Speightstown
Farley Hill Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 3.9 mi. East of Speightstown
Grenade Hall Forest Signal Station Historical Site 11.9 N 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Barbados Wildlife Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.9 N 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Morgan Lewis Sugar Mill Historical Site 12.1 N 4.7 mi. East of Speightstown
St. Nicholas Abbey Museum 12.6 N 4.0 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Ragged Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 12.4 ENE 7.0 mi. East-Southeast of Bathsheba

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Queen's Park might be what the doctor ordered. 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 information about nearby lodging possibilities is often a convenient way to get a feel for the area. You'll find plenty of additional destinations to consider before coming to a decision, as this portion of Barbados houses a wide selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. If you'd like to find additional info about lodging options available nearby, see the table below.

Accommodations near Melbourne
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Sweetfield Manor Historic Inn 0.8 SSE 1.8 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown, Barbados
Bajan Beach Cottages 0.9 SW 1.3 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown, Barbados
Grand Barbados Beach Resort 1.0 SSW 1.4 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown, Barbados
Radisson Aquatica Resort 1.0 SSW 1.3 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown, Barbados
Island Inn Hotel 1.0 SSW 1.4 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown, Barbados
Savannah Hotel 1.2 S St. Matthias, Barbados
Hilton Hotel Barbados 1.3 SSW 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown, Barbados
Amaryllis Beach Resort 1.3 S St. Matthias, Barbados
Courtyard by Marriott -- -- St. Matthias, Barbados
Coconut Court Beach Resort 1.4 S St. Matthias, Barbados

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