What's Near Sandy Lane

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Often, visitors make plans to visit Barbados just to experience the incredible beaches that the region is famous for.

Fortunately, this property is located right on the water and sand, so you won't need to go out of your way to enjoy what makes the region so popular. This beach enjoy a nice amount of harmony as far as beach-goers; it is not far off from popular sites in Barbados, but nurtures a presence that is not too over-populated.

Nearby Beaches

Sandy Lane Beach

Obviously, since Sandy Lane was built directly on Sandy Lane Beach, hanging out at the beach is one of the main attractions here. Known most especially as the beach in front of the mega upscale Sandy Lane Hotel, Sandy Lane Beach can still hold its own. With calm waters that are perfect for any number of watersports, and pristine surroundings, Sandy Lane Beach is one of the five star beaches on the island. For guests who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the name of each one in the table to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Sandy Lane
Beach Distance Direction Location
Paynes Bay Beach 0.6 S Paynes Bay
Mahogany Bay 1.3 S Holders Hill
Folkestone Beach 1.3 N Holetown
Colony Club Beach 1.5 N Holetown
Holetown Beach 2.1 N Porters
Batts Rock Beach 2.6 S 2.7 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Paradise Beach 2.9 S 2.4 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Reeds Bay 3.3 N Weston
Brighton Beach 3.5 S 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Cockspur Beach 3.6 S 1.7 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Brandons Beach 4.0 S 1.2 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Gibbs Beach 4.0 N Mullins
Mullins Beach 4.3 N Mullins

Paynes Bay Beach is the one that's nearest to these accommodations. Paynes Bay Beach, located on the west coast of the island, offers calm waters perfect for snorkeling, swimming, and a variety of water sports. The beach is a popular spot for catamarans, as well as beachgoers, due to its ideal swimming and local restaurants. You can take your time here, as there are bathrooms as well as showers on-site..

If instead you're interested in a more secluded spot of sand, Gibbs Beach could be just what the doctor ordered. 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. You can find it four miles north of the hotel.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your hotel can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Sandy Lane is located in the vicinity of Holetown, in Barbados; it is to the south of Holetown.

The areas that are closest to Sandy Lane are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Paynes Bay 0.5 S
Holders Hill 0.6 SSE
Holetown 0.9 N
Hoytes 1.2 SE
Arch Hall 1.4 E
St. James Parish 1.6 N
Porters 2.0 N
Prospect 2.2 S
Mt Standfast 2.4 N
Wanstead 2.4 S

Nearby Attractions

Limegrove Cinema

Sandy Lane makes for an excellent lodging option for active visitors. There are many activities to be discovered when searching from this lodging. In fact, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, such as Limegrove Cinema, Holetown Monument, and St. James Church. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Limegrove Cinema.

These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Sandy Lane
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Limegrove Cinema Movie Theater 0.9 N Holetown
Holetown Monument Monument 0.9 N Holetown
St. James Church Historical Site 1.2 N Holetown
Sir Frank Hutson Sugar Museum Museum 1.8 NE 1.5 mi. East of Holetown
Folkstone Museum Museum 1.3 N Holetown
Folkstone Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.3 N Holetown
Welchman Hall Gully Park 3.8 E Welchman Hall
3Ws Monument Monument 2.5 S Wanstead
Lazaretto Gardens Botanical Garden 2.6 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 3.8 SE 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Bridgetown
Arlington House Interactive Museum Museum 5.2 N Speightstown
St. Peter's Church Historical Site 5.4 N Speightstown
Mount Gay Rum Distilleries and Visitor Center Distillery 4.2 S 1.0 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Fisherpond Great House Historical Site 5.4 E 3.7 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Hunte's Garden Botanical Garden 5.9 E 2.2 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Statue Of Sir Garfield Sobers Monument 4.7 S 0.5 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Orchid World Botanical Garden 5.8 E 3.9 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Gun Hill Signal Station Historical Site 5.7 ESE 5.2 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Cricket Legends Museum Museum 4.8 S 0.4 mi. Northwest of Bridgetown
Montefiore Fountain Monument 5.2 S Downtown Bridgetown
Jewish Museum Museum 5.3 S Downtown Bridgetown
Queen's Park Park 5.4 SSE 0.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
St. Michael's Cathedral Historical Site 5.4 S Downtown Bridgetown
Barbados National Heroes Gallery Museum 5.4 S Downtown Bridgetown
Cotton Tower Signal Historical Site 6.8 E 1.3 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Lord Nelson's Bronze Statue Monument 5.5 S Downtown Bridgetown
National Heroes Square Park 5.5 S Downtown Bridgetown
Dolphin Fountain In Heroes Square Monument 5.5 S Downtown Bridgetown
Independence Arch Monument 5.5 S Downtown Bridgetown
Errol Barrow Statue Monument 5.6 S Downtown Bridgetown
The Empire Theatre Movie Theater -- -- Downtown Bridgetown
Grenade Hall Forest Signal Station Historical Site 7.1 NNE 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Emancipation Statue Monument 6.0 SE 2.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
Barbados Wildlife Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.2 NNE 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Farley Hill Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.2 NNE 3.9 mi. East of Speightstown
Errol Barrow Park Park 6.3 SE 2.4 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Banks Brewery Visitor Centre Brewery 6.4 SSE 2.2 mi. East of Bridgetown
Statue Of Sir Grantley Adams Monument 6.2 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 7.8 NE 4.7 mi. East of Speightstown
St. Nicholas Abbey Museum 7.9 NNE 4.0 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Barbados Museum and Historical Society Museum 6.6 SSE St. Matthias
George Washington House Historical Site 6.6 SSE St. Matthias
St. Ann's Garrison Historical Site 6.7 S St. Matthias
Gravesend Military Cemetery Historical Site 6.7 S 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Garrison Savannah Historical Site 6.8 SSE St. Matthias
Charles Fort Historical Site 6.7 S 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Barbados Olympic Museum Museum 7.0 SE 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Needhams Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 6.7 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 7.7 SE Vauxhall
St. John's Church Historical Site 9.3 E 2.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Harrison Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 9.4 N 4.0 mi. North of Speightstown
St. Philip's Church Historical Site 10.2 E Church Village
Woodbourne Shorebird Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.4 ESE St. Patricks
Animal Flower Cave Cave 11.2 N 6.1 mi. North-Northeast of Speightstown
Sunbury Plantation House & Museum Museum 10.8 E 6.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bathsheba
South Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 11.3 SE Atlantic Shores
Barbados Concorde Experience Museum 12.0 SE 5.6 mi. East of St. Lawrence Gap
King George V Memorial Park Park 12.6 E 7.3 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Ragged Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 13.7 E 7.0 mi. East-Southeast of Bathsheba

If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, 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

Finding information about nearby lodging possibilities is generally an excellent means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. Readers will be able to find plenty of other properties to consider before coming to a decision, as this portion of Barbados has an impressive variety of resorts and hotels to pick from. Learn what you need to know about all of the surrounding area's booking possibilities by viewing the table below.

Accommodations near Sandy Lane
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Divi Heritage 0.4 NNW Holetown, Barbados
St. James 0.5 S Paynes Bay, Barbados
Old Trees Bay 0.6 S Paynes Bay, Barbados
Treasure Beach Hotel 0.6 S Holders Hill, Barbados
The House 0.7 S Holders Hill, Barbados
Tamarind Cove Hotel 0.7 S Holders Hill, Barbados
Sunswept Beach Hotel 0.8 N Holetown, Barbados
Mango Bay 1.0 N Holetown, Barbados
Beach View Hotel 1.0 S Holders Hill, Barbados
Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts 1.0 N Holetown, Barbados

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