What's Near Plantana

Lots of people choose to spend their vacations on Grand Cayman just to experience the sparkling beaches that the islands are famous for. Fortunately, Plantana is situated directly on the water, so you won't have to go out of the way to have an amazing view of the water.

Nearby Beaches

Grand Cayman's Seven Mile Beach

Naturally, since Plantana is located right on Seven Mile Beach, laying out in the sun is one of the main attractions here. Seven Mile Beach is one of the largest and most popular beaches on Grand Cayman. Visitors can engage in all sorts of water sports but swimming and snorkeling are the favorites in these calm waters. For those who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Plantana
Beach Distance Direction Location
Cemetery Beach 1.7 NNW West Bay
Barkers National Park Beach 3.4 N West Bay
Boatswain's Beach 3.6 NW West Bay
Conch Point Beach -- -- West Bay
Turtle Farm Beach 3.6 NW West Bay
Smith's Cove 4.7 S Georgetown

The most obvious one to visit is Cemetery Beach. The waters are calm for swimming and wading and this beach is usually active, populated by guests of nearby accommodations. Most of the beach has resorts and villas on the inland edge, not native flora, so the beach offers little shade.

If you're looking for a chance to escape the crowds, Barkers National Park Beach is an alternative worth considering. The shoreline on this long, clean beach is bordered by mangroves and greenery. During the week, there are very few visitors so if you like isolated beach experiences, this is the spot for you. You can find it located three and a half miles north of these accommodations.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who'd like some more information about the area's important features might like to know how far away the neighboring town or city is from their accommodations. Plantana is located in Seven Mile Beach, near Georgetown; it's to the south of West Bay.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Plantana:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Crystal Harbour 1.0 E
Batabano 2.3 N
West Bay 2.8 N
downtown Georgetown 3.3 S
Georgetown 3.8 S
Grand Harbour 4.6 SE
Prospect Park 5.4 SE
Water Cay 6.5 E
Savannah 6.8 SE
Cayman Kai 7.2 E

Nearby Attractions

Kittiwake Shipwreck And Artificial Reef

Plantana serves as an excellent place to stay for active vacationers. There are an abundance of activities to be found when searching from this lodging. As a matter of fact, this particular part of Seven Mile Beach claims a number of exciting attractions, including Trafalgar Square, Regal Camana Bay Stadium 6, and National Gallery of the Cayman Islands. The nearest attraction of the three is Trafalgar Square.

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 Plantana
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Trafalgar Square Park 0.2 N 2.5 mi. South of West Bay
Regal Camana Bay Stadium 6 Movie Theater 1.5 S 2.3 mi. North of Georgetown
National Gallery of the Cayman Islands Museum 1.9 S 1.9 mi. North of Georgetown
Kittiwake Shipwreck And Artificial Reef Park 1.8 NW West Bay
Garvin Park Park 2.0 N West Bay
Dolphin Cove Dolphin Encounter Service 2.3 N Batabano
Fort George Historical Site 3.2 S Downtown Georgetown
Cayman Islands National Museum Museum 3.4 S Downtown Georgetown
Dr. Roy's Ironshore Historical Site -- -- Georgetown
Barker's National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.4 N West Bay
Cayman Turtle Farm Zoo 3.4 NW West Bay
National Trust Visitor Center Museum -- -- Georgetown
Turtle Reef Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.8 NW West Bay
Cayman Islands Brewery Brewery 5.4 SE Prospect Park
Watler Cemetery Historical Site 5.7 SE 3.0 mi. East-Southeast of Georgetown
Governor Gore's Bird Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.5 SE Savannah
Old Savannah Schoolhouse Historical Site 7.2 SE Savannah
Pedro St. James National Historic Site Historical Site 7.9 SE 1.5 mi. South West of Bodden Town
Bodden Town Guardhouse Park Historical Site -- -- Bodden Town
Mission House Historical Site 9.5 ESE 1.3 mi. East of Bodden Town
Meagre Bay Pond Animal Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.9 ESE 2.5 mi. East-Northeast of Bodden Town
Mastic Trail Hiking Trail 11.3 E 5.9 mi. Northeast of Bodden Town
Mastic Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.5 E 5.6 mi. East-Northeast of Bodden Town
Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park Botanical Garden 13.9 E 7.2 mi. East-Northeast of Bodden Town
Heritage Beach Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.7 E 7.3 mi. East of Bodden Town

If you're searching for an interesting place to visit, Regal Camana Bay Stadium 6 could be just what the doctor ordered. Regal Camana Bay Stadium 6 is a theater, offering guests the opportunity to get indoors on a hot or rainy day, or when they are just feeling up for a movie, and catch the latest in film.

Nearby Accommodations

When choosing a location to stay in, it's often smart to find out about nearby accommodations in order to get a feel for the region. You'll find lots of additional places to learn about prior to reaching a decision, as this part of Grand Cayman offers travelers an excellent variety of resort and hotel options. The table that follows contains all the booking options available in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Plantana
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Westin Casuarina Resort & Spa 0.3 S 3.0 mi. South of West Bay, Grand Cayman
Sunshine Suites Resort 0.4 SSE 3.1 mi. South of West Bay, Grand Cayman
Ritz Carlton Grand Cayman 0.5 S 3.2 mi. South of West Bay, Grand Cayman
Courtyard by Marriott Grand Cayman 0.6 NNW 2.2 mi. South of West Bay, Grand Cayman
7 Mile Resort & Clubs 1.0 S 2.9 mi. North of Georgetown, Grand Cayman
Beach Club Colony Hotel & Dive Resort -- -- 2.7 mi. North of Georgetown, Grand Cayman
Holiday Inn Resort Grand Cayman 1.2 E Crystal Harbour, Grand Cayman
Annie's Place 1.3 SE 2.9 mi. North of Georgetown, Grand Cayman
Aqua Bay Club 1.6 NNW West Bay, Grand Cayman
Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort 1.8 S 2.1 mi. North of Georgetown, Grand Cayman

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