Arguably some of the best sites to visit in Antigua are their beautiful beaches. You should be able to enjoy benefit of some nearby.
The personalities of each coastal spot in Antigua might be exactly suited to your style of travel; then again, some may not be as pleasing to you. These choices are each worth investigating. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed page:
|Galleon Beach||0.6||SE||English Harbour|
|Pigeon's Beach||0.7||W||Falmouth Harbour|
|Windward Beach||0.8||SW||0.7 mi. West of English Harbour|
|Pigeon Point||--||--||1.2 mi. South West of Falmouth Harbour|
|Willoughby Bay||1.9||NE||Willoughby Bay|
|Mamora Bay Beach||2.0||E||Mamora Bay|
|St. James Club Beach||2.2||E||Mamora Bay|
|Rendezvous Bay||2.9||W||2.2 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour|
|Carlisle Bay East||--||--||3.9 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour|
The closest one is Galleon Beach. Bear in mind that this beach is a moderate traveling distance off, so you won't have to go far to find a place to sit by the water. 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.
If you're searching for a beach that offers more seclusion, 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's located three quarters of a mile south west of the property.
Stopping over at a town or community close to your hotel can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, whether it's for enjoying a night out in the area, or dining with locals at their authentic restaurants. The Ocean Inn is found toward the northern outskirts of English Harbour, in the vicinity of Falmouth Harbour.
The table below lists some of the areas near The Ocean Inn.
Tourists who prefer to stay active and on-the-go while visiting Antigua will find that The Ocean Inn makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. Yes, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, such as Admiral House, to name a few. The closest of the three is ., , and
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 table below.
|Park||1.4||NW||0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour|
|Historical Site||0.6||SSW||English Harbour|
|Admiral House||Museum||0.3||S||English Harbour|
|Historical Site||0.5||SSW||English Harbour|
|Historical Site||0.5||SSW||English Harbour|
|Zip Line Site||--||--||Sweets|
|Dockyard Museum||Museum||0.5||S||English Harbour|
|Nelson's Dockyard National Park||Park||0.5||S||English Harbour|
|Fort Berkeley||Historical Site||0.6||S||English Harbour|
|Park||--||--||0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour|
|Park||0.9||SE||0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour|
|Shirley Heights Fort||Historical Site||1.0||SE||0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour|
|Hiking Trail||1.0||SE||0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour|
|Historical Site||4.3||NW||3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.3||WNW||--|
|Betty's Hope||Museum||--||--||2.5 mi. West of Willikies|
|Greencastle Hill Park||Historical Site||7.0||NW||2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour|
|Historical Site||7.1||NNW||3.0 mi. East of St. John's|
|Park||--||--||1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour|
|Museum||7.8||NNW||1.9 mi. East of St. John's|
|Botanical Garden||8.9||NW||St. John's|
|Old Sugar Mill Ruins||Historical Site||8.8||NNW||Cassada Gardens|
|Deluxe Cinemas||Movie Theater||9.1||NW||Downtown St. John's|
|The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda||Museum||9.2||NW||Downtown St. John's|
|St. John's Cathedral||Historical Site||9.2||NW||Downtown St. John's|
|Antigua Megaplex 8||Movie Theater||9.7||NNW||St. John's|
|Fort James||Historical Site||10.4||NW||St. John's|
|Fort Barrington||Historical Site||11.4||NW||Five Islands|
If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time,is an option 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.
When you're deciding where to book your stay, it can often be helpful to learn about nearby accommodations in order to better understand the area. While you might only find a few additional hotel and resort options in this part of Antigua, the tranquil surroundings here are what make it a pleasant option for travelers hoping to find a peaceful retreat. Find details about all the area's lodging possibilities by reviewing the table below.
|Antigua Yacht Club Marina Resort||0.2||NW||Falmouth Harbour, Antigua|
|Admiral's Inn||0.3||S||English Harbour, Antigua|
|The Copper & Lumber Store Hotel||0.4||S||English Harbour, Antigua|
|The Catamaran Hotel||1.1||NW||Falmouth Harbour, Antigua|
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