What's Located Around Dickenson Bay Cottages

Nearby Beaches

Dickenson Bay

People staying in this section of Antigua typically enjoy a visit to one of their gorgeous beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.

All of the beaches adorning the coast of Antigua have their own distinct features; even small differences in features can make the difference between a relaxing time on the sand, and an unprepared visit. To see those available near Dickenson Bay Cottages, see the following table. Click the names below to learn about amenities and other details:

Beaches Near Dickenson Bay Cottages
Beach Distance Direction Location
Dickenson Bay 0.2 NW Dickenson Bay
Soldier Bay West 0.6 N 0.7 mi. North-Northeast of Dickenson Bay
Soldier Bay East 0.9 NE Cedar Grove
Runaway Beach 1.1 SW Runaway Bay
Fort James Beach 2.1 SW St. John's
St. Johns Harbor South 3.0 SSW St. John's
Jabberwock 3.0 E 3.3 mi. East of Dickenson Bay
St. Johns Harbor West 3.1 SW Five Islands
Trafalgar Beach 3.2 SW Five Islands
Shoal Bay 3.3 E Dutchman Bay
Deep Bay 3.5 SW Five Islands
Winthorpes Bay Beach 3.9 E Dutchman Bay
Galley Bay Beach 4.2 SW Five Islands
Landing Bay 4.4 SW Five Islands
Hawksbill Bay 4.6 SW Five Islands

Dickenson Bay is probably the most convenient option to visit near the cottages. Keep in mind that this beach is a reasonable traveling distance away, so you will have unlimited opportunities to enjoy the sun and the shore. Several big name resorts make their home on Dickenson Bay. That means there's plenty to do, including tours and water sports, but you're not likely to be all alone on this beach. Even when bringing the little ones, you can spend hours at Dickenson Bay, since there are bathrooms available on-site.

If instead you're looking for plenty of sand, surf and seclusion, Soldier Bay West could be a better choice for you. Soldier Bay West is an isolated beach, hiding itself between big name beach resorts and waiting to be discovered by the island's more curious visitors. It's located only a meager distance off.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who want to know a little bit more about what's nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the closest neighboring town or city is from their location. Dickenson Bay Cottages is situated on the northwestern edge of the island of Antigua, in the vicinity of St. John's;

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Dickenson Bay Cottages.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Dickenson Bay 0.2 W
Runaway Bay 0.9 SW
Cedar Grove 1.3 E
downtown St. John's 2.6 S
Redcliffe Quay 2.6 S
Cassada Gardens 2.6 SE
St. John's 2.7 S
Prickly Pear Island 3.3 ENE
Dutchman Bay 3.6 E
Pigotts 4.0 SE

Nearby Attractions

Fort James

Tourists who are looking to try exciting activities during their stay in Antigua will find that Dickenson Bay Cottages is in an ideal place for people who will be in and out trying various excursions. Yes, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Antigua Megaplex 8, Fort James, and St. John's Cathedral. Of the three, the closest is Antigua Megaplex 8.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Dickenson Bay Cottages
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 1.7 SSE St. John's
Fort James Historical Site 2.3 SW St. John's
St. John's Cathedral Historical Site 2.5 S Downtown St. John's
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum 2.5 S Downtown St. John's
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 2.6 S Downtown St. John's
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 2.7 S St. John's
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 2.7 SE Cassada Gardens
Fort Barrington Historical Site 3.4 SW Five Islands
National Hero's Park Museum 3.6 SE 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 4.6 SE 3.0 mi. East of St. John's
Greencastle Hill Park Historical Site 5.9 S 2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 7.5 S 3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour
Detour Bike Trails Park -- -- 1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour Zip Line Site -- -- Sweets
Wallings Resevoir Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.5 S --
Betty's Hope Museum -- -- 2.5 mi. West of Willikies
Monk's Hill Park Park 10.0 SSE 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Orange Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- Willikies
Admiral House Museum 11.6 SSE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins West Historical Site 11.7 SSE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historical Site 11.7 SSE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historical Site 11.8 SSE English Harbour
Dockyard Museum Museum 11.8 SSE English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park 11.8 SSE English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 11.9 SSE English Harbour
Jones Valley Trail Park -- -- 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Lookout Trail Park 12.3 SSE 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Shirley Heights Fort Historical Site 12.3 SSE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 12.4 SSE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour

If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, Antigua Megaplex 8 might be what the doctor ordered. No matter what the occasion, heading over to the movie theater for a show can help pass the time on a hot day or rainy night. Antigua Megaplex 8 offers all the up-to-date movie blockbusters that you can catch in the United States.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning more about nearby hotel booking options is generally a good way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. This section of Antigua has quite a few other resort and hotel options to choose from, giving you lots to think about prior to reaching a verdict. View the table below for complete details about the lodging possibilities found in the surrounding area.

Accommodations near Dickenson Bay Cottages
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Sandals Antigua Caribbean Village & Spa 0.1 W Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Rex Resorts Halcyon Cove 0.2 NNW Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Trade Winds Hotel 0.2 SE Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Villas at Sunset Lane 0.2 S 0.3 mi. Southeast of Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Siboney Beach Club 0.4 WSW Dickenson Bay, Antigua
Buccaneer Beach Club 0.5 WSW Dickenson Bay, Antigua

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