What's Near Glitter Bay Villas

Lots of people decide to vacation in Barbados just to experience the beautiful beaches that the region is known for. If you are a fan of the beach, Glitter Bay Villas is set in the perfect location for you. This site is located along the shore, so tourists can spend as much time as they like in the sun if that will make them happy.

Nearby Beaches

Holetown Beach

Of course, since Glitter Bay Villas sits directly on Holetown Beach, sun bathing 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 eager for some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Clicking on each link below allows you to view our detailed article:

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 2.8 S Durants
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 5.0 S 2.2 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown

One of the most convenient options is Colony Club Beach. 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 instead you're interested in a less raucous beach scene, Gibbs Beach could be a better choice for you. 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 located two miles north of these accommodations.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your villa complex can help diversify your itinerary, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or finding an incredible local restaurant. Glitter Bay Villas is located on the western side of Porters, a neighborhood in Barbados; it's to the north of Holetown.

The areas found closest to Glitter Bay Villas are listed 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
Durants 2.8 S

Nearby Attractions

Welchman Hall Gully

Visitors seeking thrilling outdoor activities while visiting Barbados will find that Glitter Bay Villas is an excellent home base for those who want to take advantage of this interesting area. Yes, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, such as Limegrove Cinema, Holetown Monument, and St. James Church, to name a few. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Limegrove Cinema.

For even more attractions to add to your agenda, find several of the nearest listed in the table below.

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
Graerne Hall Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.8 SSE 0.9 mi. Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
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 on the lookout for a place where you can while away some free time, Limegrove Cinema might be the right choice for you. 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 choosing a location to stay in, it is sometimes helpful to learn more about nearby accommodations in order to get a feel for the region. Readers can find no shortage of other places to consider before reaching a decision, as this portion of Barbados is home to a wide range of resort and hotel options. The table below shows all the lodging possibilities that are found nearby.

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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