What's Located Around Tranquility Bay

Quite a few travelers choose to spend their holidays in Antigua knowing that they'll get to see the fabulous beaches that the region is so proud of.

Many guests are excited to learn that this property is located directly on the water, so you won't need to go out of your way to enjoy the most popular feature in the area.

Nearby Beaches

Jolly Beach

Naturally, since Tranquility Bay is located directly on Jolly Beach, hanging out at the beach is one of the main attractions at this property. A long beach jutting out into the ocean, Jolly Beach is adjacent to Jolly Harbor and is surrounded by lots of activity. There are restaurants, accommodations, bars and a casino around this beach. For guests who want some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the names below to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Tranquility Bay
Beach Distance Direction Location
Valley Church Beach 0.8 S Valley Church
Coco Beach 1.0 SSW 1.1 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour
Cove Bay Beach 1.1 NW 1.1 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Ffryes Beach 1.4 SSW 1.4 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour
Hermitage Bay -- -- 1.3 mi. North of Jolly Harbour
Pearns Bay South Beach 1.5 NW 1.5 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Stony Horn Bay Beach 1.5 NW 1.5 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Little Pearns Bay Beach 1.6 NW 1.6 mi. Northwest of Jolly Harbour
Darkwood Beach 1.7 S 1.8 mi. South of Jolly Harbour
Turner's Beach 2.6 S 2.7 mi. South of Jolly Harbour
Pinching Bay 2.8 NNW Five Islands
Hawksbill Bay 3.4 N Five Islands
Cades Bay Beach 3.6 SE 3.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Landing Bay 3.6 N Five Islands
Galley Bay Beach 3.8 N Five Islands
St. Johns Harbor South 4.0 NNE St. John's
Deep Bay 4.1 N Five Islands
St. Johns Harbor West 4.1 N Five Islands
Trafalgar Beach 4.3 N Five Islands
Morris Bay 4.4 SE 4.5 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Curtain Bluff Beach 4.8 SE 4.3 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour
Fort James Beach 4.9 NNE St. John's
Carlisle Bay East -- -- 3.9 mi. West of Falmouth Harbour

Valley Church Beach is the closest choice to consider near the hotel. Valley Church Beach is a beautiful, often overlooked beach on Antigua's eastern shore. The waters are clean and calm.

If instead you're interested in a chance to escape the crowds, Cove Bay Beach could be a better choice for you. Cove Bay Beach is located right across from Jolly Harbor. With that said, it is much quieter and much less developed than Jolly Harbor.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your hotel can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or learning more about the area's art and history. Tranquility Bay is located in the heart of Jolly Harbour.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Tranquility Bay:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Valley Church 0.9 S
Bolands 1.0 E
Crab Hill 2.2 S
Johnsons Point 2.6 S
Five Islands 3.2 N
John Hughes 4.6 ESE
Redcliffe Quay 4.7 NE
St. John's 4.7 NE
downtown St. John's 4.8 NE
Old Road 4.9 SE

Nearby Attractions

Fort James

Tranquility Bay is an excellent locale for active tourists. There are more than a few fun activities to be discovered when searching from this lodging. You will find that this section of Jolly Harbour has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, such as Detour Bike Trails, Greencastle Hill Park, and Fort Barrington. The nearest attraction of the three is Detour Bike Trails.

When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Tranquility Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Detour Bike Trails Park -- -- 1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Greencastle Hill Park Historical Site 2.5 E 2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour
Fort Barrington Historical Site 4.4 N Five Islands
Wallings Resevoir Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- --
Fort James Historical Site 4.7 NNE St. John's
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum -- -- Downtown St. John's
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 4.9 NE Downtown St. John's
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 5.0 E 3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour
St. John's Cathedral Historical Site 4.9 NE Downtown St. John's
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 5.0 NE St. John's
National Hero's Park Museum 5.9 NE 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Caribbean Cinemas - Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 5.9 NE St. John's
Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour Zip Line Site -- -- Sweets
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 6.4 NE Cassada Gardens
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 6.6 ENE 3.0 mi. East of St. John's
Monk's Hill Park Park -- -- 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Nelson's Ruins West Historical Site 9.0 ESE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historical Site 9.0 ESE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historical Site 9.0 ESE English Harbour
Admiral House Museum 9.1 ESE English Harbour
Dockyard Museum Museum -- -- English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park -- -- English Harbour
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 9.3 ESE English Harbour
Jones Valley Trail Park -- -- 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Lookout Trail Park -- -- 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 9.8 ESE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Shirley Heights Fort Historical Site 9.9 ESE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Betty's Hope Museum -- -- 2.5 mi. West of Willikies
Orange Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- Willikies

If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, Greencastle Hill Park might be the right choice for you. One of the highest hills in Antigua, Greencastle Hill has been a popular place for hikers, tourist, and locals for most of recorded history. With beautiful views of the surrounding area, it is not uncommon to find people here simply enjoying the scenery.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting details about nearby hotel booking possibilities is sometimes a good means of getting a better feel for the area as whole. Even though you'll only find a handful of additional resort and hotel options right around Tranquility Bay, its tranquil surroundings are what make it an excellent choice for those hoping to find a secluded vacation spot. Learn more about all of the area's booking possibilities by reading the table below.

Accommodations near Tranquility Bay
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Jolly Beach Resort & Spa 0.2 S Jolly Harbour, Antigua
Sugar Ridge Resort Limited -- -- Valley Church, Antigua
Cocobay Resort 1.0 SSW Valley Church, Antigua
Cocos 1.2 SSW 1.2 mi. South-Southwest of Jolly Harbour, Antigua

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