Quite a few travelers plan to take a trip to Carriacou just to experience the beautiful beaches that the region is so well known for.
If you are a fan of the beach, Bayaleau Point Cottages is just what you are looking for. This site is set along the shore, so tourists can spend all day every day soaking up the sun if they so desire.
Needless to say, since Bayaleau Point Cottages is positioned directly on Gun Point Beach, sun bathing is a popular pastime here. Gun Point Beach is a large bay located on the northern tip of the island of Carriacou. Though it is set a ways off from any residential areas or hotels, it still remains a popular destination amongst guests who can't seem to resist the stunning beauty of the shore. For travelers who are eager for some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below to view a detailed discussion:
|Anse le Roche||1.8||W||1.4 mi. North of Hillsborough, Carriacou|
|Windward West||1.9||NW||2.7 mi. North of Hillsborough, Carriacou|
|Hillsborough Beach||2.6||WSW||Hillsborough, Carriacou|
|Palm Beach||2.9||NE||Petite Martinique|
|Petit St Vincent||3.7||NE||6.3 mi. Northeast of Hillsborough|
|Paradise Beach||4.2||WSW||1.7 mi. West of Hillsborough, Carriacou|
|Sandy Island||4.8||W||2.6 mi. West of Hillsborough, Carriacou|
|L'Esterre West||4.9||WSW||L'esterre, Carriacou|
Anse le Roche is the closest choice to consider near the cottages. Anse le Roche is one of the most secluded and scenic spots on the island of Carriacaou. Coral reefs rest just offshore, so having a snorkeling mask and fins on hand is a good idea.
If you're interested in a chance to escape the crowds, Gun Point Beach may be just what you're looking for. Gun Point Beach is a large bay located on the northern tip of the island of Carriacou. Though it is set a ways off from any residential areas or hotels, it still remains a popular destination amongst guests who can't seem to resist the stunning beauty of the shore. You can find it located only a small interval off.
Vacationers who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about the area's important features might want to find out how far—or near—the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. Bayaleau Point Cottages lies on the northeastern part of the island of Carriacou; it's to the northeast of Hillsborough.
The table below lists some of the areas near Bayaleau Point Cottages.
Visitors who want to enjoy plenty of activities during their trip to Carriacou will find that Bayaleau Point Cottages is a great starting point for their adventures. You will soon notice that this region touts a wide array of places to explore, including The Carriacou Museum, , and . Of the three, the closest is The Carriacou Museum.
There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those shown in the table below.
|The Carriacou Museum||Museum||2.7||WSW||Hillsborough|
|Historical Site||1.8||SW||0.8 mi. East-Northeast of Hillsborough|
|Sandy Island Marine Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.4||WSW||1.9 mi. West of Hillsborough|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||1.7||SW||0.9 mi. Northeast of Hillsborough|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||1.3||WNW||2.1 mi. North-Northeast of Hillsborough|
|Dover Ruins||Historical Site||0.6||W||2.3 mi. Northeast of Hillsborough|
|Ningo Well||Historical Site||--||--||2.3 mi. North-Northeast of Hillsborough|
|Carriacou Ruins||Historical Site||1.9||NW||2.7 mi. North of Hillsborough|
|White Island Marine Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||6.2||SW||3.7 mi. South-Southwest of Hillsborough|
|Historical Site||2.1||NNW||3.5 mi. North-Northeast of Hillsborough|
If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, The Carriacou Museum might be worth a visit. Located in the second oldest cotton ginnery in the world, The Carriacou Museum is located on Paterson Street on the small island of Carriacou. This museum is privately financed, surviving mainly on public donations, and the Carriacou Historical Society ensures that each exhibit is historically accurate.
When choosing where to book your stay, it's sometimes worthwhile to learn more about nearby lodging options in order to get a feel for the area. This section of Carriacou houses several other hotels and resorts to pick from, which will give you plenty to think over before reaching a decision. Consult the following table to find a complete listing of the lodging options that are found in the vicinity.
|Bogles Round House||1.7||W||1.5 mi. North of Hillsborough, Carriacou|
|Green Roof Inn||2.5||SW||Hillsborough, Carriacou|
|Ade's Dream||2.6||WSW||Hillsborough, Carriacou|
|Hotel Laurena||--||--||Hillsborough, Carriacou|
|Silver Beach Cottages||--||--||Hillsborough, Carriacou|
|Grand View Hotel||--||--||0.7 mi. South West of Hillsborough, Carriacou|
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