What's Located Around The House

Quite often, people choose to vacation in Barbados in anticipation of seeing the incredible beaches that the island is so proud of. If you are a fan of the beach, The House is set in the perfect location for you. This site is set along the water, so guests can spend all day every day under the sun if that will make them happy. This beach provides a nice amount of harmony as far as crowd size; it is not far off from the landmarks in Barbados, yet presents an atmosphere that is not overtly over-crowded.

Nearby Beaches

Paynes Bay Beach

Of course, since The House is located on Paynes Bay Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is one of the main attractions at this property. 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. For guests who want some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the name of each one in the table to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near The House
Beach Distance Direction Location
Mahogany Bay 0.2 S Durants
Sandy Lane Beach 0.8 N 0.8 mi. South of Holetown
Batts Rock Beach 2.0 S 2.7 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Folkestone Beach -- -- Holetown
Colony Club Beach 2.2 N Holetown
Paradise Beach 2.4 S 2.2 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Holetown Beach 2.8 N Porters
Brighton Beach 2.8 S 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Cockspur Beach 2.9 S 1.7 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Brandons Beach 3.3 S 1.2 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Reeds Bay 3.9 N Weston
Gibbs Beach 4.7 N Mullins
Mullins Beach 5.0 N Mullins

Mahogany Bay is closest to this property. Mahogany Bay Beach provides visitors with calm waters with little undertow, making for a great swimming and snorkeling spot for the entire family. Beautiful white sand provides great suntanning areas and smaller pools are perfect for wading.

If instead you're looking for a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, 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.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your hotel can add a little something extra to your vacation, whether it's visiting the area's unique bars, or finding an incredible local restaurant. The House is located in Durants, a village in Barbados; it's a short distance away to the south of Holetown.

The following table contains a listing of areas near The House:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Paynes Bay 0.2 N
Hoytes 1.0 E
Holetown 1.5 N
Arch Hall 1.8 NE
Wanstead 1.8 SSE
St. James Parish 2.3 N
Eden Lodge 2.4 SE
Porters 2.6 N
Canewood 3.0 ESE

Nearby Attractions

Welchman Hall Gully

The House makes for an excellent spot for active vacationers. There are many activities to be enjoyed when exploring near this lodging. You will soon notice that this area has a lot of places for vacationers 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.

There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those shown in the table below.

Attractions Near The House
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Limegrove Cinema Movie Theater 1.6 N Holetown
Holetown Monument Monument 1.6 N Holetown
St. James Church Historical Site 1.9 N Holetown
Sir Frank Hutson Sugar Museum Museum 2.4 NE 1.5 mi. East of Holetown
Folkstone Museum Museum 2.0 N Holetown
Folkstone Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.0 N Holetown
Welchman Hall Gully Park 4.1 ENE Welchman Hall
3Ws Monument Monument 1.9 SSE Wanstead
Lazaretto Gardens Botanical Garden 1.9 S Wanstead
Harrison's Cave Cave 4.5 ENE Welchman Hall
Aerial Trek Adventure Zip Line Site -- -- 4.3 mi. East-Southeast of Holetown
Flower Forest Botanical Garden 5.1 ENE 3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Bathsheba
Tyrol Cot Heritage Village Museum 3.3 SE 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Bridgetown
Arlington House Interactive Museum Museum 5.9 N Speightstown
St. Peter's Church Historical Site 6.1 N Speightstown
Mount Gay Rum Distilleries and Visitor Center Distillery 3.5 S 1.0 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Fisherpond Great House Historical Site 5.5 E 3.7 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Hunte's Garden Botanical Garden 6.1 ENE 2.2 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Statue Of Sir Garfield Sobers Monument -- -- 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 5.5 E 5.2 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Cricket Legends Museum Museum 4.2 S 0.4 mi. Northwest of Bridgetown
Montefiore Fountain Monument 4.6 SSE Downtown Bridgetown
Jewish Museum Museum 4.7 SSE Downtown Bridgetown
Queen's Park Park 4.8 SSE 0.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
St. Michael's Cathedral Historical Site 4.8 SSE Downtown Bridgetown
Barbados National Heroes Gallery Museum 4.8 SSE Downtown Bridgetown
Cotton Tower Signal Historical Site 7.0 ENE 1.3 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Lord Nelson's Bronze Statue Monument 4.8 SSE Downtown Bridgetown
National Heroes Square Park 4.8 SSE Downtown Bridgetown
Dolphin Fountain In Heroes Square Monument 4.8 SSE Downtown Bridgetown
Independence Arch Monument 4.9 SSE Downtown Bridgetown
Errol Barrow Statue Monument 4.9 SSE Downtown Bridgetown
The Empire Theatre Movie Theater -- -- Downtown Bridgetown
Grenade Hall Forest Signal Station Historical Site 7.8 NNE 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Emancipation Statue Monument 5.5 SE 2.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
Barbados Wildlife Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.9 NNE 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Farley Hill Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 3.9 mi. East of Speightstown
Errol Barrow Park Park 5.8 SE 2.4 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Banks Brewery Visitor Centre Brewery 5.9 SE 2.2 mi. East of Bridgetown
Statue Of Sir Grantley Adams Monument 5.6 SSE 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 8.4 NNE 4.7 mi. East of Speightstown
St. Nicholas Abbey Museum 8.5 NNE 4.0 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Barbados Museum and Historical Society Museum 6.0 SSE St. Matthias
George Washington House Historical Site -- -- St. Matthias
St. Ann's Garrison Historical Site 6.1 SSE St. Matthias
Gravesend Military Cemetery Historical Site 6.1 SSE 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Garrison Savannah Historical Site 6.1 SSE St. Matthias
Charles Fort Historical Site 6.1 S 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Barbados Olympic Museum Museum -- -- 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Needhams Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 6.1 S 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Andromeda Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 8.6 ENE 0.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Olympus Theater Movie Theater 7.2 SE Vauxhall
Graerne Hall Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.4 SE 0.9 mi. Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
St. John's Church Historical Site 9.4 E 2.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Harrison Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 10.1 N 4.0 mi. North of Speightstown
St. Philip's Church Historical Site 10.1 E Church Village
Woodbourne Shorebird Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.2 ESE St. Patricks
Animal Flower Cave Cave 11.9 N 6.1 mi. North-Northeast of Speightstown
Sunbury Plantation House & Museum Museum 10.7 E 6.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bathsheba
South Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 10.8 SE Atlantic Shores
Barbados Concorde Experience Museum 11.7 ESE 5.6 mi. East of St. Lawrence Gap
King George V Memorial Park Park 12.5 E 7.3 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Ragged Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 13.7 E 7.0 mi. East-Southeast of Bathsheba

If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, Limegrove Cinema could be a good option. 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

Getting information about nearby hotel booking options is generally an excellent way to get a feel for the area. Readers will be able to find no shortage of other places to learn about in the vicinity, as this part of Barbados offers guests a sweeping selection of hotels and resorts to pick from. Take a look at the table below to find full details about the lodging possibilities that are available in the area.

Accommodations near The House
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Tamarind Cove Hotel 0.0 WSW Durants, Barbados
Treasure Beach Hotel 0.1 N Durants, Barbados
Old Trees Bay 0.1 N Paynes Bay, Barbados
St. James 0.2 N Paynes Bay, Barbados
Beach View Hotel -- -- Durants, Barbados
Crystal Cove Hotel 0.7 S 2.2 mi. South of Holetown, Barbados
Sandy Lane Hotel 0.7 N 0.9 mi. South of Holetown, Barbados
Villa Marie Guesthouse 1.0 S 2.5 mi. South of Holetown, Barbados
Divi Heritage -- -- Holetown, Barbados
Angler Apartments -- -- 2.5 mi. South-Southeast of Holetown, Barbados

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