What's Near The Catamaran Hotel

If this sounds like you, picking a hotel within walking distance of a good beach can make your vacation even more special. Many guests are excited to learn that The Catamaran Hotel is on the water, so you won't have to go far to see what makes the area so special.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since The Catamaran Hotel is positioned directly on Pigeon's Beach, relaxing on the sand is a popular pastime at this property. 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. For those who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near The Catamaran
Beach Distance Direction Location
Pigeon Point -- -- 1.2 mi. South West of Falmouth Harbour
Windward Beach 1.3 S 0.7 mi. West of English Harbour
Galleon Beach 1.7 SE English Harbour
Rendezvous Bay 2.1 W 2.2 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour
Willoughby Bay -- -- Willoughby Bay
Mamora Bay Beach 2.9 E Mamora Bay
St. James Club Beach 3.0 E Mamora Bay
Carlisle Bay East -- -- 3.9 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour
Curtain Bluff Beach 4.2 W 4.3 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour
Morris Bay 4.5 W 4.5 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour

One of the closest picks is Pigeon Point. Pigeon Point is a popular spot for locals and tourists alike. It's a beautiful beach which curves towards the ocean and has incredible views of the endless blue waters. Outdoor attractions like this can have good groups of amenities as well as groups of people, and this one follows that trend: With on-site facilities like picnic tables, restrooms, and showers beachgoers will have all they need to enjoy their time by the seaside.

If instead you're interested in an enjoyable secluded beach, Windward Beach might be just right for you. 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.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are curious to know about what's located nearby might want to know how many miles the closest city or town is from the property. The Catamaran Hotel is located in the heart of Falmouth Harbour.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of The Catamaran Hotel.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Cobbs Cross 0.7 E
Falmouth 1.0 NW
English Harbour 1.3 SE
Sweets 2.2 NW
Willoughby Bay 2.4 E
Mamora Bay 3.0 E
All Saints 3.1 N
John Hughes 3.3 WNW
Old Road 3.9 W
Buckleys 3.9 NW

Nearby Attractions

Dockyard Museum

Vacationers who crave an exciting itinerary during their stay in Antigua will quickly learn that The Catamaran Hotel makes a great base for their tropical explorations. Yes, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, such as Monk's Hill Park, Nelson's Ruins West, and Admiral House. The closest of the three is Monk's Hill Park.

There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those shown in the table below.

Attractions Near The Catamaran
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Monk's Hill Park Park -- -- 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Nelson's Ruins West Historical Site 1.4 SSE English Harbour
Admiral House Museum 1.3 SE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historical Site 1.4 SSE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historical Site 1.4 SSE English Harbour
Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour Zip Line Site -- -- Sweets
Dockyard Museum Museum -- -- English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park -- -- English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 1.6 SE English Harbour
Jones Valley Trail Park -- -- 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Lookout Trail Park -- -- 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Shirley Heights Fort Historical Site 2.1 SE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 2.1 SE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 3.2 NW 3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour
Wallings Resevoir Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- --
Betty's Hope Museum -- -- 2.5 mi. West of Willikies
Greencastle Hill Park Historical Site 5.9 NW 2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 6.1 N 3.0 mi. East of St. John's
Detour Bike Trails Park -- -- 1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
National Hero's Park Museum 6.8 NNW 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Orange Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- Willikies
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 7.8 NW St. John's
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 7.8 NNW Cassada Gardens
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 8.0 NW Downtown St. John's
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum -- -- Downtown St. John's
St. John's Cathedral Historical Site 8.1 NW Downtown St. John's
Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 8.6 NNW St. John's
Fort James Historical Site 9.3 NW St. John's
Fort Barrington Historical Site 10.3 NW Five Islands

If you're on the lookout for an interesting place to visit, Monk's Hill Park might be the right choice for you. 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 deciding where to stay, it is sometimes helpful to find out about nearby accommodations in order to get a feel for the area. Even though you'll only find a handful of other resort and hotel options right around The Catamaran Hotel, the tranquil surroundings here ensure that it's a nice option for guests looking for a peaceful spot. Have a look at the following table for a complete list of booking options that are found in the surrounding area.

Accommodations near The Catamaran
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Antigua Yacht Club Marina Resort 0.9 SE Falmouth Harbour, Antigua
The Ocean Inn 1.1 SE English Harbour, Antigua
Admiral's Inn -- -- English Harbour, Antigua
The Copper & Lumber Store Hotel -- -- English Harbour, Antigua
 

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