What's Near Glitter Bay Villas

Many times, landing accommodations close to the beach can make your vacation even more special.

Fortunately, this property is directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go far to see what makes the area so special.

Nearby Beaches

Holetown Beach

Needless to say, since Glitter Bay Villas sits directly on Holetown Beach, spending time at the shore is one of the main attractions at this property. Holetown Beach is a lively place to spend a beach day when you're looking for a fun vibe and bustling atmosphere. For guests who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to read 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 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

The closest option 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 you're interested in a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, Gibbs Beach might be just right 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 the villa complex.

Nearby Areas

Visiting areas that are close to your villa complex can help you learn even more about Barbados, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Glitter Bay Villas is found in Porters, a neighborhood in Barbados; it is to the north of Holetown.

The table below lists some of the areas near Glitter Bay Villas.

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

Tourists who want to be in the middle of the action while vacationing in Barbados will quickly learn that Glitter Bay Villas is a good spot to start all their adventures. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, such as Limegrove Cinema, Holetown Monument, and St. James Church. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Limegrove Cinema.

Several more of this property's nearest attractions are 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 somewhere interesting to go, Limegrove Cinema might be worth a visit. 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

Learning more about nearby lodging options is generally a convenient way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. You can find lots of other places to learn about in the vicinity, as this part of Barbados is home to a terrific selection of hotels and resorts to pick from. Learn what you need to know about the area's booking options by viewing the table below.

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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