What's Located Around Tranquility Bay

Often, choosing accommodations near a nice beach can make your vacation even more special.

If you or your group are big beach fans, Tranquility Bay is the right spot for you. This lodging is situated right along the water and sand, so guests can spend every day soaking up the sun if that will make them happy.

Nearby Beaches

Jolly Beach

Needless to say, since Tranquility Bay is positioned directly on Jolly Beach, laying out in the sun 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 to venture farther away, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below to read our detailed article:

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 to these accommodations. Valley Church Beach is a beautiful, often overlooked beach on Antigua's eastern shore. The waters are clean and calm.

If you're searching for a beach that offers more seclusion, Cove Bay Beach might be worth a visit. 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

Travelers who are curious about what's in the surrounding area may want to know how far the nearby town or city is from their accommodations. Tranquility Bay is located toward the center of Jolly Harbour.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to 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

Vacationers who want to learn about local culture and have some fun outdoors while vacationing in Antigua will quickly learn that Tranquility Bay is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. In fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, such as Detour Bike Trails, Greencastle Hill Park, and Fort Barrington. Of the three, the closest is Detour Bike Trails.

When it comes to keeping the whole group smiling, you'll need to explore all your attraction 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 looking for somewhere a little different to visit, Greencastle Hill Park might be a good choice. 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

When deciding where to book your stay, it can often be worthwhile to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to get a feel for the surrounding area. Even though you'll only find a handful of additional places to stay in this part of Antigua, its tranquil surroundings are what make it a nice choice for visitors hoping to enjoy a secluded destination. The table that follows provides a list of the booking possibilities that are available in the surrounding area.

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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