What's Near Mango Bay

Often, guests have decided to spend their vacations in Barbados just to experience the fabulous beaches that the island is known for.

If you or your group are big beach fans, Mango Bay is set in the perfect location for you. This property is situated on the coast, so visitors can spend every day under the sun if they so desire.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Mango Bay is positioned directly on Folkestone Beach, sun bathing is popular with guests staying at this property. Folkestone Beach features calm, clear waters and dark tan sand perfect for families. Along with the ideal swimming conditions, numerous reefs (both natural and formed by shipwrecks) make the area an excellent snorkeling destination. For vacationers who want to venture farther away, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Clicking on each link below allows you to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Mango Bay
Beach Distance Direction Location
Colony Club Beach 0.6 NNW Holetown
Sandy Lane Beach 0.9 S 0.8 mi. South of Holetown
Holetown Beach 1.1 N Porters
Paynes Bay Beach 1.5 S Paynes Bay
Mahogany Bay 2.3 S Holders Hill
Reeds Bay 2.3 N Weston
Gibbs Beach 3.1 N Mullins
Mullins Beach 3.3 N Mullins
Batts Rock Beach 3.6 S 2.7 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Paradise Beach 3.9 S 2.4 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Brighton Beach 4.5 S 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Cockspur Beach 4.6 S 1.7 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Brandons Beach 5.0 S 1.2 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown

Colony Club Beach is the closest to Mango Bay. 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 on the lookout for a beach where sunbathers can find plenty of privacy, Gibbs Beach is an alternative worth considering. 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 can be found only a convenient taxi ride away.

Nearby Areas

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your hotel can add some depth to your vacation experience, no matter if it's for a quick family outing, or learning more about the area's art and history. Mango Bay is located in the heart of Holetown.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Mango Bay.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
St. James Parish 0.7 N
Porters 1.0 N
Mt Standfast 1.4 N
Paynes Bay 1.5 S
Arch Hall 1.5 ESE
Holders Hill 1.6 S
Hoytes 2.0 SE
Weston 2.1 N
Deanes 2.4 NE

Nearby Attractions

Limegrove Cinema

Travelers seeking thrilling outdoor activities during their trip to Barbados will find that Mango Bay makes a great home-base to start their excursions. Yes, this particular part of Holetown claims a number of exciting attractions, like Limegrove Cinema, Holetown Monument, and St. James Church, to name a few. The closest of the three is Limegrove Cinema.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Mango Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Limegrove Cinema Movie Theater 0.1 ESE Holetown
Holetown Monument Monument 0.1 S Holetown
St. James Church Historical Site 0.3 N Holetown
Sir Frank Hutson Sugar Museum Museum 1.4 E 1.5 mi. East of Holetown
Folkstone Museum Museum 0.3 NNW Holetown
Folkstone Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 0.3 NNW Holetown
Welchman Hall Gully Park 3.8 E Welchman Hall
3Ws Monument Monument 3.5 S Wanstead
Lazaretto Gardens Botanical Garden 3.5 S Wanstead
Harrison's Cave Cave 4.2 E Welchman Hall
Aerial Trek Adventure Zip Line Site -- -- 4.3 mi. East-Southeast of Holetown
Flower Forest Botanical Garden 4.8 E 3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Bathsheba
Tyrol Cot Heritage Village Museum 4.7 SSE 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Bridgetown
Arlington House Interactive Museum Museum 4.2 N Speightstown
St. Peter's Church Historical Site 4.4 N Speightstown
Mount Gay Rum Distilleries and Visitor Center Distillery 5.2 S 1.0 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Fisherpond Great House Historical Site 5.6 E 3.7 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Hunte's Garden Botanical Garden 5.8 E 2.2 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Statue Of Sir Garfield Sobers Monument 5.7 S 0.5 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Orchid World Botanical Garden 6.1 ESE 3.9 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Gun Hill Signal Station Historical Site 6.2 ESE 5.2 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Cricket Legends Museum Museum 5.8 S 0.4 mi. Northwest of Bridgetown
Montefiore Fountain Monument 6.2 S Downtown Bridgetown
Jewish Museum Museum 6.3 S Downtown Bridgetown
Queen's Park Park 6.4 S 0.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
St. Michael's Cathedral Historical Site 6.4 S Downtown Bridgetown
Barbados National Heroes Gallery Museum 6.4 S Downtown Bridgetown
Cotton Tower Signal Historical Site 6.7 E 1.3 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Lord Nelson's Bronze Statue Monument 6.4 S Downtown Bridgetown
National Heroes Square Park 6.4 S Downtown Bridgetown
Dolphin Fountain In Heroes Square Monument 6.5 S Downtown Bridgetown
Independence Arch Monument 6.5 S Downtown Bridgetown
Errol Barrow Statue Monument 6.5 S Downtown Bridgetown
The Empire Theatre Movie Theater -- -- Downtown Bridgetown
Grenade Hall Forest Signal Station Historical Site 6.3 NNE 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Emancipation Statue Monument 6.9 SE 2.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
Barbados Wildlife Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.4 NNE 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Farley Hill Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.4 NE 3.9 mi. East of Speightstown
Errol Barrow Park Park 7.2 SE 2.4 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Banks Brewery Visitor Centre Brewery 7.3 SSE 2.2 mi. East of Bridgetown
Statue Of Sir Grantley Adams Monument 7.2 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 7.0 NE 4.7 mi. East of Speightstown
St. Nicholas Abbey Museum 7.0 NNE 4.0 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Barbados Museum and Historical Society Museum 7.6 SSE St. Matthias
George Washington House Historical Site 7.6 S St. Matthias
St. Ann's Garrison Historical Site 7.7 S St. Matthias
Gravesend Military Cemetery Historical Site 7.7 S 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Garrison Savannah Historical Site 7.7 S St. Matthias
Charles Fort Historical Site 7.7 S 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Barbados Olympic Museum Museum 7.9 SE 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Needhams Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.7 S 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Andromeda Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 8.2 E 0.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Olympus Theater Movie Theater 8.6 SE Vauxhall
St. John's Church Historical Site 9.4 E 2.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Harrison Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 8.4 N 4.0 mi. North of Speightstown
St. Philip's Church Historical Site 10.6 ESE Church Village
Woodbourne Shorebird Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.0 SE St. Patricks
Animal Flower Cave Cave 10.3 N 6.1 mi. North-Northeast of Speightstown
Sunbury Plantation House & Museum Museum 11.2 ESE 6.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bathsheba
South Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 12.1 SE Atlantic Shores
Barbados Concorde Experience Museum 12.6 SE 5.6 mi. East of St. Lawrence Gap
King George V Memorial Park Park 13.0 E 7.3 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Ragged Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 13.9 E 7.0 mi. East-Southeast of Bathsheba

If you're searching for somewhere a little different to visit, Limegrove Cinema might be 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 can often be worthwhile to learn about nearby accommodations as a means to get a feel for the area. You'll be able to find lots of additional destinations to think about in the vicinity, as this portion of Barbados houses a terrific variety of hotel and resort options. The following table provides a list of all of the lodging possibilities that are available in the surrounding area.

Accommodations near Mango Bay
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts 0.1 NE Holetown, Barbados
The Sandpiper 0.1 N Holetown, Barbados
Sunswept Beach Hotel 0.2 SSW Holetown, Barbados
Settlers Beach Villa Hotel 0.2 N Holetown, Barbados
Coral Reef Club 0.4 NNW Holetown, Barbados
Colony Club Hotel 0.5 N Holetown, Barbados
Divi Heritage 0.7 S Holetown, Barbados
Sandy Lane 1.0 S 0.9 mi. South of Holetown, Barbados
Fairmont Royal Pavilion 1.0 N Porters, Barbados
The Lone Star Hotel 1.2 N Porters, Barbados
 

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