What's Near Mango Bay

Lots of people plan to visit Barbados just to experience the breath-taking beaches that the island is so well known for.

Therefore, most guests are delighted that Mango Bay is situated right on the water and sand, so you won't need to go very far to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Mango Bay is located directly on Folkestone Beach, spending time at the shore is one of the main attractions here. 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 those who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to view a detailed discussion:

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

The most convenient 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 searching for a more secluded and private beach scene, Gibbs Beach might be a good choice. 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 three miles north of the hotel.

Nearby Areas

Guests seeking to learn a bit more about what's in the surrounding area may want to know how far the nearest town or city is from their location. Mango Bay is located near the center of Holetown.

The areas found closest to Mango Bay are listed below.

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

Vacationers who want to enjoy plenty of activities during their trip to Barbados will quickly learn that Mango Bay is the perfect place for active guests, especially if they plan to take advantage of this busy part of town. You will find that this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Limegrove Cinema, Holetown Monument, and St. James Church, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Limegrove Cinema.

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

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 on the lookout for a place where you can while away some free time, 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 stay, it is sometimes smart to learn more about nearby lodging options in order to better understand the area. Readers will find no shortage of additional places to learn about prior to making a decision, as this portion of Barbados offers guests an impressive variety of resort and hotel options. The table that follows shows all the lodging options you can find in the 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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