Quite often, people decide to come to Antigua simply because they want to experience the spectacular beaches that the island is famous for. If you or your group are big beach fans, Inn At English Harbour is set in the perfect location for you. This property is situated along the shore, so visitors can spend their whole trip soaking up the sun if that is what they want to do.
Of course, since Inn At English Harbour is positioned directly on Galleon Beach, relaxing on the sand is popular with guests staying here. Galleon Beach is on Deep Bay, which is home to several marinas, so it's usually heavily populated by boats. It also has a good number of close by accommodations, several which surround the beach itself. For vacationers who are willing to venture off site, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the name of each one in the table to read our detailed article:
|Windward Beach||1.0||W||0.7 mi. West of English Harbour|
|Pigeon's Beach||1.1||W||Falmouth Harbour|
|Pigeon Point||--||--||1.2 mi. South West of Falmouth Harbour|
|Mamora Bay Beach||1.8||ENE||Mamora Bay|
|St. James Club Beach||1.9||ENE||Mamora Bay|
|Willoughby Bay||2.0||NE||Willoughby Bay|
|Rendezvous Bay||3.3||W||2.2 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour|
|Carlisle Bay East||--||--||3.9 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour|
Windward Beach is closest to the hotel. Secluded, open, and rarely crowded, Windward Beach makes up for it rocky waters with beautiful views and plenty of sand to sun bathe on. With the shimmering ocean on one side and a wall of trees on the other, eco-tourist and all lovers of natural beaches should be pleased with this one.
If the remoteness of Windward Beach doesn't suit your style, you could instead enjoy Galleon Beach where you'll find plenty of people. Galleon Beach is on Deep Bay, which is home to several marinas, so it's usually heavily populated by boats. It also has a good number of close by accommodations, several which surround the beach itself. You can find this one a meager distance away.
Vacationers who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about the surrounding area's offerings may be wondering how close (or far) the neighboring town or city is from their location. Inn At English Harbour is situated in English Harbour, in the vicinity of Falmouth Harbour;
The following table contains a listing of areas near Inn At English Harbour:
Inn At English Harbour makes for a great lodging option for active travelers. There are a good amount of active pursuits to be found when starting at this lodging. In fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, like Shirley Heights Fort, , and . Of the three, the closest is Shirley Heights Fort.
These attractions are just a sample of what's in the area; find more shown in the table below.
|Shirley Heights Fort||Historical Site||0.4||SE||0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour|
|Park||0.3||SE||0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour|
|Park||--||--||0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour|
|Hiking Trail||0.4||SSE||0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour|
|Fort Berkeley||Historical Site||0.3||W||English Harbour|
|Dockyard Museum||Museum||0.4||W||English Harbour|
|Nelson's Dockyard National Park||Park||0.4||W||English Harbour|
|Admiral House||Museum||0.4||WNW||English Harbour|
|Historical Site||0.5||W||English Harbour|
|Historical Site||0.5||W||English Harbour|
|Historical Site||0.6||W||English Harbour|
|Park||2.0||NW||0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour|
|Zip Line Site||--||--||Sweets|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.8||WNW||--|
|Historical Site||4.9||NW||3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour|
|Betty's Hope||Museum||--||--||2.5 mi. West of Willikies|
|Historical Site||7.7||NNW||3.0 mi. East of St. John's|
|Greencastle Hill Park||Historical Site||7.6||NW||2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour|
|Park||--||--||1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour|
|Museum||8.4||NNW||1.9 mi. East of St. John's|
|Old Sugar Mill Ruins||Historical Site||9.4||NNW||Cassada Gardens|
|Botanical Garden||9.5||NW||St. John's|
|Deluxe Cinemas||Movie Theater||9.7||NW||Downtown St. John's|
|The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda||Museum||9.8||NW||Downtown St. John's|
|St. John's Cathedral||Historical Site||9.8||NW||Downtown St. John's|
|Antigua Megaplex 8||Movie Theater||10.3||NNW||St. John's|
|Fort James||Historical Site||11.1||NW||St. John's|
|Fort Barrington||Historical Site||12.0||NW||Five Islands|
If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, Shirley Heights Fort might be a good choice. Shirley Heights is one of the most popular attractions in Antigua. Once a military lookout, the property is now home to a restaurant and bar that is famous for hosting a party every Sunday night as well as a handful of historic relics.
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