What's Near Donkey on the Beach

Nearby Beaches

Arguably some of the best sights to see in all of Antigua are their beautiful beaches. You should be able to enjoy close proximity to nearby beaches.

Each of the beaches in this region have different personalities, which might or might not be just right for you. The following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to see more details:

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

Pigeon's Beach is probably the most convenient option to visit near the apartment building. Because this beach can be found one and a quarter miles to the south west of this apartment building, you really won't have to travel 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 you're looking for a chance to escape the crowds, Windward Beach is an alternative worth considering. 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's situated a mile and a half south-southwest of the apartment building.

Nearby Areas

Stopping by a community or town near your apartment building can help diversify your itinerary, whether it's for enjoying a night out in the area, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Donkey on the Beach is situated in Cobbs Cross, a neighborhood close to English Harbour; it's to the east of Falmouth Harbour.

The following table contains a listing of areas near 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 serves as an excellent place to stay for active tourists. There are numerous activities to be discovered when starting at this accommodation. As a matter of fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, such as Monk's Hill Park, Nelson's Ruins West, and Admiral House, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Monk's Hill Park.

In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are listed in the following table.

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
Caribbean Cinemas - 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 could be just what the doctor ordered. 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 choosing where to book your stay, it is sometimes a good idea to learn more about nearby accommodation options as a way to better understand the region. This portion of Antigua houses several additional resorts and hotels to pick from, which will give readers plenty to consider prior to making a decision. If you'd like to get additional details about the hotel booking options available in the region, consult the following table.

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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