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.
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:
|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|
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.
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:
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 National Gallery of the Cayman Islands. The nearest attraction of the three is ., , and
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.
|Park||0.2||N||2.5 mi. South of West Bay|
|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|
|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|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.4||N||West Bay|
|Cayman Turtle Farm||Zoo||3.4||NW||West Bay|
|National Trust Visitor Center||Museum||--||--||Georgetown|
|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|
|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,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.
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.
|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|
|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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