What's Located Around Dickenson Bay Cottages

Nearby Beaches

Dickenson Bay

People staying in this part of Antigua usually enjoy a day at one of the gorgeous beaches. You should be able to enjoy close proximity to nearby beaches.

All of the beaches along the coast of Antigua are appreciated for different reasons; these characteristics could affect whether you'll come prepared for a party, or just an easy day of sun-bathing. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to Dickenson Bay Cottages. Click the names below to view our detailed article:

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

The closest one is Dickenson Bay. Keep in mind that you can find this beach a few hundred yards to the northwest of this property, so you really won't have to go far to enjoy this beautiful section of the coast. 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. You can spend as much time as you want at this coastal site, considering there are bathrooms available on-site.

If you're looking for a more secluded spot of sand, 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. You can find it just a short distance off.

Nearby Areas

Guests who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about what's in the surrounding area might like to know how far away the closest town or city is from their accommodations. Dickenson Bay Cottages is located on the northwestern part of the island of Antigua, near St. John's;

The table below lists the areas that are closest to 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

Visitors in search of plenty of activities while visiting Antigua will quickly learn that Dickenson Bay Cottages makes a great home-base to start their excursions. You will soon notice that this area is simply full of different attractions to try, including Caribbean Cinemas - Antigua Megaplex 8, Fort James, and St. John's Cathedral. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Caribbean Cinemas - Antigua Megaplex 8.

When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Dickenson Bay Cottages
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Caribbean Cinemas - 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 looking for somewhere a little different to visit, Caribbean Cinemas - Antigua Megaplex 8 is an alternative worth considering. 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

When deciding where to book your stay, it can sometimes be helpful to learn more about nearby lodging options in order to get a better feel for the surrounding area. This part of Antigua houses several other hotel and resort options to choose from, giving you plenty to think about before reaching a conclusion. If you'd like to get more information about booking options available in the area, consult the table below.

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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