What's Near Glitter Bay Villas

Sometimes landing accommodations located near a nice beach can make your vacation even more special.

If you or your group are big beach fans, Glitter Bay Villas is the perfect locale for you. This lodging is set along the water, so visitors can spend their whole trip soaking up the sun if they want.

Nearby Beaches

Holetown Beach

Obviously, since Glitter Bay Villas is located on Holetown Beach, spending time at the shore is popular with guests staying here. Holetown Beach is a lively place to spend a beach day when you're looking for a fun vibe and bustling atmosphere. For travelers who are willing to venture off site, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Clicking on each link below allows you to see more details:

Beaches Near Glitter Bay Villas
Beach Distance Direction Location
Colony Club Beach 0.4 S Holetown
Folkestone Beach 0.6 S Holetown
Reeds Bay 1.4 N Weston
Sandy Lane Beach 1.8 S 0.8 mi. South of Holetown
Gibbs Beach 2.1 N Mullins
Mullins Beach 2.4 N Mullins
Paynes Bay Beach 2.5 S Paynes Bay
Mahogany Bay 3.2 S Holders Hill
Heywoods Beach 4.1 N Speightstown
Batts Rock Beach 4.5 S 2.7 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Six Men's Bay 4.8 N The vicinity of Speightstown
Paradise Beach 4.8 S 2.4 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown

Colony Club Beach is the closest to Glitter Bay Villas. Also known as Heron Bay, Colony Club Beach is popular for watersports like kayaking, set skiing, parasailing, and sailing. Because of this, a part of the beach is roped off especially for swimmers.

If you're interested in a less raucous beach scene, Gibbs Beach may be just what you're looking for. Gibbs Beach is tucked away on the west coast of the island and is largely free of tourists. Situated among some of the most attractive homes on the island and surrounded by beautiful tropical foliage, the beach's smooth sand is perfect for private strolls. It's situated only a short distance off.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your villa complex can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or sampling authentic cuisine with the locals. Glitter Bay Villas is located on the western side of Porters, a neighborhood in Barbados; it is to the north of Holetown.

The areas that are closest to Glitter Bay Villas are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
St. James Parish 0.3 SE
Mt Standfast 0.8 NE
Holetown 1.1 S
Weston 1.2 N
Deanes 2.1 ENE
Arch Hall 2.3 SE
Paynes Bay 2.4 S
Mullins 2.4 N
Holders Hill 2.5 S

Nearby Attractions

Limegrove Cinema

Vacationers in search of plenty of activities during their trip to Barbados will quickly learn that Glitter Bay Villas is in an ideal place for people who will be in and out trying various excursions. You will soon notice that this area is simply full of different attractions to try, such as Limegrove Cinema, Holetown Monument, and St. James Church, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Limegrove Cinema.

These attractions are just a sample of what's in the area; find more named in the following table.

Attractions Near Glitter Bay Villas
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Limegrove Cinema Movie Theater 1.0 SSE Holetown
Holetown Monument Monument 1.0 S Holetown
St. James Church Historical Site 0.7 SSE Holetown
Sir Frank Hutson Sugar Museum Museum 1.8 ESE 1.5 mi. East of Holetown
Folkstone Museum Museum 0.6 S Holetown
Folkstone Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 0.6 S Holetown
Welchman Hall Gully Park 4.2 E Welchman Hall
3Ws Monument Monument 4.4 S Wanstead
Lazaretto Gardens Botanical Garden 4.5 S Wanstead
Harrison's Cave Cave 4.6 E Welchman Hall
Aerial Trek Adventure Zip Line Site -- -- 4.3 mi. East-Southeast of Holetown
Flower Forest Botanical Garden 5.0 E 3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Bathsheba
Tyrol Cot Heritage Village Museum 5.7 SSE 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Bridgetown
Arlington House Interactive Museum Museum 3.3 N Speightstown
St. Peter's Church Historical Site 3.5 N Speightstown
Mount Gay Rum Distilleries and Visitor Center Distillery 6.1 S 1.0 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Fisherpond Great House Historical Site 6.2 ESE 3.7 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Hunte's Garden Botanical Garden 6.1 E 2.2 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Statue Of Sir Garfield Sobers Monument 6.6 S 0.5 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Orchid World Botanical Garden 6.7 ESE 3.9 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Gun Hill Signal Station Historical Site 6.9 SE 5.2 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Cricket Legends Museum Museum 6.7 S 0.4 mi. Northwest of Bridgetown
Montefiore Fountain Monument 7.1 S Downtown Bridgetown
Jewish Museum Museum 7.2 S Downtown Bridgetown
Queen's Park Park 7.3 S 0.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
St. Michael's Cathedral Historical Site 7.3 S Downtown Bridgetown
Barbados National Heroes Gallery Museum 7.4 S Downtown Bridgetown
Cotton Tower Signal Historical Site 6.9 E 1.3 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Lord Nelson's Bronze Statue Monument 7.4 S Downtown Bridgetown
National Heroes Square Park 7.4 S Downtown Bridgetown
Dolphin Fountain In Heroes Square Monument 7.4 S Downtown Bridgetown
Independence Arch Monument 7.4 S Downtown Bridgetown
Errol Barrow Statue Monument 7.5 S Downtown Bridgetown
The Empire Theatre Movie Theater -- -- Downtown Bridgetown
Grenade Hall Forest Signal Station Historical Site 5.7 NE 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Emancipation Statue Monument 7.8 SE 2.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
Barbados Wildlife Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 5.7 NE 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Farley Hill Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 5.9 NE 3.9 mi. East of Speightstown
Errol Barrow Park Park 8.1 SSE 2.4 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Banks Brewery Visitor Centre Brewery 8.3 SSE 2.2 mi. East of Bridgetown
Statue Of Sir Grantley Adams Monument 8.2 S 1.2 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown
Wildey House Historical Site -- -- 2.3 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Morgan Lewis Sugar Mill Historical Site 6.5 NE 4.7 mi. East of Speightstown
St. Nicholas Abbey Museum 6.4 NE 4.0 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Barbados Museum and Historical Society Museum 8.5 SSE St. Matthias
George Washington House Historical Site 8.5 S St. Matthias
St. Ann's Garrison Historical Site 8.6 S St. Matthias
Gravesend Military Cemetery Historical Site 8.6 S 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Garrison Savannah Historical Site 8.7 S St. Matthias
Charles Fort Historical Site 8.6 S 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Barbados Olympic Museum Museum 8.8 SSE 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Needhams Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 8.7 S 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Andromeda Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 8.3 E 0.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Olympus Theater Movie Theater 9.5 SE Vauxhall
St. John's Church Historical Site 9.7 E 2.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Harrison Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.5 N 4.0 mi. North of Speightstown
St. Philip's Church Historical Site 11.2 ESE Church Village
Woodbourne Shorebird Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.7 SE St. Patricks
Animal Flower Cave Cave 9.5 N 6.1 mi. North-Northeast of Speightstown
Sunbury Plantation House & Museum Museum 11.8 ESE 6.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bathsheba
South Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 13.0 SE Atlantic Shores
Barbados Concorde Experience Museum 13.4 SE 5.6 mi. East of St. Lawrence Gap
King George V Memorial Park Park 13.5 ESE 7.3 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Ragged Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 14.3 E 7.0 mi. East-Southeast of Bathsheba

If you're looking for an interesting place to visit, Limegrove Cinema could be just what the doctor ordered. Featuring the latest films in both digital and 3-D projection, Limegrove Cinemas is a boutique theater that offers table service during your show. Sit back and enjoy your movie while you dine on your favorite snacks.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're deciding where to book your stay, it's often helpful to learn more about nearby lodging options in order to get a feel for the area. Readers can find no shortage of other destinations to look at before coming to a decision, as this portion of Barbados has an exceptional variety of resorts and hotels to pick from. Find out what you need to know about all the area's lodging options by reading the following table.

Accommodations near Glitter Bay Villas
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Fairmont Royal Pavilion 0.1 NNE Porters, Barbados
The Lone Star Hotel 0.3 NNE Porters, Barbados
Colony Club Hotel 0.4 S Holetown, Barbados
Coral Reef Club 0.6 S Holetown, Barbados
Cove Spring 0.7 N 1.7 mi. North of Holetown, Barbados
Settlers Beach Villa Hotel 0.7 S Holetown, Barbados
The Sandpiper 0.8 SSE Holetown, Barbados
Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts 0.9 SSE Holetown, Barbados
Mango Bay 0.9 S Holetown, Barbados
Sunswept Beach Hotel 1.1 S Holetown, Barbados

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