What's Located Around Rex Resorts Halcyon Cove

Quite a few guests choose to spend their vacations in Antigua just for the amazing beaches that the region is famous for. Fortunately, this property is located directly on the water, so you won't need to go out of your way to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination. This beach boasts the perfect amount of harmony when it comes to crowd size; it's not far from attractions in Antigua, yet cultivates an atmosphere that is not overly over-crowded.

Nearby Beaches

Dickenson Bay

Needless to say, since Rex Resorts Halcyon Cove is located on Dickenson Bay, sun bathing is one of the main attractions at this property. 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. For vacationers who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn more:

Beaches Near Rex Halcyon Cove
Beach Distance Direction Location
Soldier Bay West 0.5 NNE 0.7 mi. North-Northeast of Dickenson Bay
Soldier Bay East 0.8 NE Cedar Grove
Runaway Beach 1.2 SW Runaway Bay
Fort James Beach 2.2 SW St. John's
Jabberwock 3.1 E 3.3 mi. East of Dickenson Bay
St. Johns Harbor South 3.1 SSW St. John's
St. Johns Harbor West 3.2 SW Five Islands
Trafalgar Beach 3.2 SW Five Islands
Shoal Bay 3.4 E Dutchman Bay
Deep Bay 3.5 SW Five Islands
Winthorpes Bay Beach 4.0 E Dutchman Bay
Galley Bay Beach 4.3 SW Five Islands
Landing Bay 4.5 SW Five Islands
Hawksbill Bay 4.6 SW Five Islands

The most obvious one to visit is Soldier Bay West. 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.

Also, you may like another nearby spot, Dickenson Bay which is generally home to an active scene with lots of other visitors. 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 find this one a short interval off.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are interested in finding out more about what's in the surrounding area might like to know how far away the nearest town or city is from their location. Rex Resorts Halcyon Cove is situated just beyond the the center of Dickenson Bay.

The table below lists some of the areas near Rex Resorts Halcyon Cove.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Runaway Bay 1.0 SW
Cedar Grove 1.4 E
downtown St. John's 2.7 S
Redcliffe Quay 2.8 S
Cassada Gardens 2.8 SE
St. John's 2.8 S
Prickly Pear Island 3.3 ENE
Dutchman Bay 3.7 E
Pigotts 4.1 SE
Five Islands 4.3 SW

Nearby Attractions

Fort James

Tourists who are looking to try exciting activities during their stay in Antigua will find that Rex Resorts Halcyon Cove is the perfect place for active guests, especially if they plan to take advantage of this busy part of town. You will find that this area has countless opportunities for exploration, like Antigua Megaplex 8, Fort James, and St. John's Cathedral, to name a few. The closest of the three is Antigua Megaplex 8.

To keep your entire group happy, you may need to browse several of this area's attractions, many of which are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Rex Halcyon Cove
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 1.9 SSE St. John's
Fort James Historical Site 2.4 SSW St. John's
St. John's Cathedral Historical Site 2.6 S Downtown St. John's
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum 2.7 S Downtown St. John's
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 2.7 S Downtown St. John's
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 2.8 S St. John's
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 2.8 SE Cassada Gardens
Fort Barrington Historical Site 3.4 SW Five Islands
National Hero's Park Museum 3.8 SE 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 4.7 SE 3.0 mi. East of St. John's
Greencastle Hill Park Historical Site 6.1 S 2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 7.7 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 8.6 S --
Betty's Hope Museum -- -- 2.5 mi. West of Willikies
Monk's Hill Park Park 10.2 SSE 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Orange Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- Willikies
Admiral House Museum 11.8 SSE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins West Historical Site 11.9 SSE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historical Site 11.9 SSE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historical Site 11.9 SSE English Harbour
Dockyard Museum Museum 12.0 SSE English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park 12.0 SSE English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 12.1 SSE English Harbour
Jones Valley Trail Park -- -- 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Lookout Trail Park 12.4 SSE 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Shirley Heights Fort Historical Site 12.5 SSE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 12.6 SSE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour

If you're looking for somewhere interesting to go, Antigua Megaplex 8 might be the right choice for you. 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 accommodations is generally a good way to get a better feel for the area as whole. This portion of Antigua plays host to several additional hotel and resort options, which will give readers lots to mull over before making a decision. Find the details you need about all the region's hotel booking options by reading the table below.

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

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