What's Near Donkey on the Beach

Nearby Beaches

Travelers vacationing in this part of Antigua almost always take time to walk one of the area's beautiful and relaxing beaches. Nearby beaches will make this area particularly desirable.

The various characteristics of each coastal spot in Antigua can make a difference when it comes to planning your outing. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to Donkey on the Beach. Click the names below to see more information:

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

The nearest one is Pigeon's Beach. Since this beach is a reasonable traveling distance off, your party won't have to travel far to enjoy it. 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 interested in a less raucous beach scene, Windward Beach might be a good choice. 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. You can find it just a meager distance away.

Nearby Areas

Guests seeking to learn a bit more about the surrounding area's offerings might want to find out how far—or near—the closest city or town is from the property. Donkey on the Beach is found in Cobbs Cross, a neighborhood in the vicinity of English Harbour; it is to the east of Falmouth Harbour.

The table below lists some of the 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 makes for an excellent lodging option for active vacationers. There are many activities to be found when starting at this accommodation. You will soon notice that this area has countless opportunities for exploration, like Monk's Hill Park, Nelson's Ruins West, and Admiral House. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one 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 on the lookout for an interesting place to visit, Monk's Hill Park may be just what you're looking for. 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

Getting information about nearby booking options is sometimes an excellent means of getting a feel for the surrounding area. This section of Antigua offers travelers quite a few additional hotel and resort options to choose from, giving readers lots to contemplate before coming to a conclusion. View the table below for a complete listing of the booking options available in the 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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