Falmouth Harbour

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Falmouth Harbour is a popular mooring spot for the numerous yachters who sail to Antigua each year and often stay at the Antigua Yacht Club Marina Resort.

Falmouth Harbour is a natural harbor in the shape of a horseshoe. It is located on the extreme south coast of Antigua.

If you're planning a day of sailing, or are sailing to or from the island, chances are you'll find yourself at Falmouth Harbour at some point.

Location

Located in the southern outskirts of Falmouth Harbour, Falmouth Harbour invites visitors who are rooming in this part of Antigua. But even if you aren't staying in the vicinity, you should think about stopping by to check out the sights.

Follow Dockyard Drive to find parking around the east side of Falmouth Harbour.

Nearby Restaurants

If you build up an appetite exploring this harbor, you're going to be in luck, as you'll find a plentiful supply of local restaurants in this area. The most convenient place to eat to Falmouth Harbour is Pasta Rite Ya, which serves Italian dishes. Also within a short distance, you will find eateries including Bumpkins and Skullduggery Cafe so you don't need to be picky, since you'll find various dining possibilities.

Nearby Attractions

Other local attractions include Nelson's Ruins West, which is less than a mile away English Harbour. You might want to also consider making the trip to Nelson's Ruins Northeast, which is another attraction nearby.

Being able to choose from some other activities will ensure you won't run out of ways to stay busy. Attractions close-by can be found in the following table.

Attractions Near Falmouth Harbour
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Nelson's Ruins West Historic Site 0.9 mi. (0.5 km) SE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historic Site 0.9 mi. (0.4 km) SE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historic Site 0.9 mi. (0.4 km) SE English Harbour
Admiral House Museum 0.9 mi. (0.0 km) ESE English Harbour
Monk's Hill Park Other Attraction 1.0 mi. (0.8 km) N 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Dockyard Museum Museum 1.1 mi. (0.3 km) SE English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park -- 1.1 mi. (0.3 km) SE English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historic Site 1.2 mi. (0.4 km) SE English Harbour

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Location: Falmouth Harbour, Antigua

 

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