What's Near Donkey on the Beach

Nearby Beaches

Some of the most anticipated attractions to visit in this region are the beautiful stretches of shoreline. You should be able to enjoy benefit of some nearby.

All of the beaches along the coast of Antigua are different; these variations can affect how much time you want to spend there, and what you need to bring. These choices are each worth investigating. Click on the following names to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Donkey on the Beach
Beach Distance Direction Location
Pigeon's Beach 1.2 SW Falmouth Harbour
Galleon Beach 1.3 S English Harbour
Windward Beach 1.4 SSW 0.7 mi. West of English Harbour
Willoughby Bay 1.6 E Willoughby Bay
Pigeon Point -- -- 1.2 mi. South West of Falmouth Harbour
Mamora Bay Beach 2.1 E Mamora Bay
St. James Club Beach 2.2 E Mamora Bay
Rendezvous Bay 3.0 W 2.2 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour
Carlisle Bay East -- -- 3.9 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour

One of the closest picks is Pigeon's Beach. Since this beach is located one and a quarter miles to the south west of this apartment building, your group won't have to go far to find a place to sit by the water. Located on the northwest coast of Nelson's Dockyard National Park, Pigeon's Beach is a welcomed mix of natural beach and an easy-to-access beach. Visitors will be able to lay out in the sand, swim in the clam waters, or simply stay for a while and watch the maritime traffic as it heads to Falmouth Harbor.

If instead you're looking for a beach where sunbathers can find plenty of privacy, Windward Beach may be just what you're looking for. 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. It can be found just a short distance away.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your apartment building can help diversify your itinerary, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or finding an incredible local restaurant. Donkey on the Beach is located in Cobbs Cross, a neighborhood in the vicinity of English Harbour; it's to the east of Falmouth Harbour.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Donkey on the Beach:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Falmouth Harbour 0.7 W
English Harbour 1.0 S
Willoughby Bay 1.6 E
Falmouth 1.8 WNW
Mamora Bay 2.1 E
Sweets 2.8 NW
Newfield 3.4 NE
All Saints 3.4 NNW
John Hughes 4.1 WNW
Freetown 4.3 ENE

Nearby Attractions

Dockyard Museum

Donkey on the Beach makes for a great locale for active visitors. There are plenty of activities to be enjoyed when exploring near this lodging. Yes, this particular part of Falmouth Harbour claims a number of exciting attractions, like Monk's Hill Park, Nelson's Ruins West, and Admiral House, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Monk's Hill Park.

Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Donkey on the Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Monk's Hill Park Park 0.9 NW 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Nelson's Ruins West Historical Site 1.2 S English Harbour
Admiral House Museum 1.0 S English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historical Site 1.2 S English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historical Site 1.2 S English Harbour
Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour Zip Line Site -- -- Sweets
Dockyard Museum Museum 1.2 S English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park 1.2 S English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 1.3 S English Harbour
Jones Valley Trail Park -- -- 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Lookout Trail Park 1.5 SSE 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Shirley Heights Fort Historical Site 1.6 SSE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 1.7 S 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 3.9 NW 3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour
Wallings Resevoir Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.1 W --
Betty's Hope Museum -- -- 2.5 mi. West of Willikies
Greencastle Hill Park Historical Site 6.7 NW 2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 6.4 NNW 3.0 mi. East of St. John's
Detour Bike Trails Park -- -- 1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
National Hero's Park Museum 7.2 NNW 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Orange Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- Willikies
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 8.3 NW St. John's
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 8.2 NNW Cassada Gardens
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 8.5 NW Downtown St. John's
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum 8.6 NW Downtown St. John's
St. John's Cathedral Historical Site 8.6 NW Downtown St. John's
Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 9.0 NW St. John's
Fort James Historical Site 9.9 NW St. John's
Fort Barrington Historical Site 10.9 NW Five Islands

If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, Monk's Hill Park is an alternative worth considering. Fortified in 1689, Monk's Hill is home to the ruins of the long since abandoned Fort George. While this impressive fort was once the place of refuge for the town's residents during threats of French invasion, it now blends into the landscape and is overgrown with weeds.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're choosing a place to stay, it's sometimes helpful to find out about nearby lodging options as a means to get a feel for the surrounding area. This portion of Antigua offers vacationers various additional resort and hotel options to pick from, giving you plenty to consider before coming to a conclusion. The following table lists all the booking options available in the surrounding area.

Accommodations near Donkey on the Beach
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Antigua Yacht Club Marina Resort 0.6 S Falmouth Harbour, Antigua
The Ocean Inn 0.7 S English Harbour, Antigua
The Catamaran Hotel 0.8 W Falmouth Harbour, Antigua
Admiral's Inn 1.0 S English Harbour, Antigua
The Copper & Lumber Store Hotel 1.1 S English Harbour, Antigua
 

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