What's Near The Anchorage

Lots of guests decide to visit Grand Cayman knowing that they'll get to see the breath-taking beaches that the islands are famous for.

If you or your group are big beach fans, The Anchorage is the right spot for you. This property is located on the shore, so visitors can spend all of their time in the sun if that is what they want to do.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since The Anchorage is located right on Cemetery Beach, laying out in the sun is a popular pastime here. 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. For vacationers who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near The Anchorage
Beach Distance Direction Location
Seven Mile Beach 0.7 SSE 2.1 mi. South of West Bay
Boatswain's Beach 2.2 NW West Bay
Barkers National Park Beach 2.3 NNE West Bay
Turtle Farm Beach 2.3 NW West Bay
Conch Point Beach -- -- West Bay

Seven Mile Beach is the closest to this property. 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.

If you're interested in a more secluded spot of sand, Barkers National Park Beach may be just what you're looking for. 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. It's situated only a meager distance off.

Nearby Areas

Guests who want to know a little bit more about what's in the surrounding area might want to find out how far—or near—the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. The Anchorage is situated in the southern outskirts of West Bay, near Crystal Harbour.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of The Anchorage.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Batabano 1.0 N
Crystal Harbour 1.9 SE
Seven Mile Beach 2.0 SSE
downtown Georgetown 4.6 S
Georgetown 5.1 S
Grand Harbour 5.9 SSE
Prospect Park 6.7 SE
Water Cay 7.1 E
Cayman Kai 7.6 E
Rum Point 7.8 E

Nearby Attractions

Kittiwake Shipwreck And Artificial Reef

Visitors who crave an exciting itinerary during their trip to Grand Cayman will find that The Anchorage makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. As a matter of fact, this section of Seven Mile Beach has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, like Trafalgar Square, Regal Camana Bay Stadium 6, and National Gallery of the Cayman Islands. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Trafalgar Square.

If these attractions don't interest you, you'll find a number of other choices nearby; the closest to this property are listed in the table below.

Attractions Near The Anchorage
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Trafalgar Square Park 1.2 SSE 2.5 mi. South of West Bay
Regal Camana Bay Stadium 6 Movie Theater 2.8 S 2.3 mi. North of Georgetown
National Gallery of the Cayman Islands Museum 3.3 S 1.9 mi. North of Georgetown
Kittiwake Shipwreck And Artificial Reef Park 0.8 W West Bay
Garvin Park Park 1.0 NE West Bay
Dolphin Cove Dolphin Encounter Service 1.0 N Batabano
Fort George Historical Site 4.5 S Downtown Georgetown
Cayman Islands National Museum Museum 4.7 S Downtown Georgetown
Dr. Roy's Ironshore Historical Site -- -- Georgetown
Barker's National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.2 NNE West Bay
Cayman Turtle Farm Zoo 2.1 NW West Bay
National Trust Visitor Center Museum -- -- Georgetown
Turtle Reef Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.4 NW West Bay
Cayman Islands Brewery Brewery 6.8 SE Prospect Park
Watler Cemetery Historical Site 7.0 SE 3.0 mi. East-Southeast of Georgetown
Governor Gore's Bird Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.8 SE Savannah
Old Savannah Schoolhouse Historical Site 8.5 SE Savannah
Pedro St. James National Historic Site Historical Site 9.1 SE 1.5 mi. South West of Bodden Town
Bodden Town Guardhouse Park Historical Site -- -- Bodden Town
Mission House Historical Site 10.7 SE 1.3 mi. East of Bodden Town
Meagre Bay Pond Animal Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.9 ESE 2.5 mi. East-Northeast of Bodden Town
Mastic Trail Hiking Trail 12.0 E 5.9 mi. Northeast of Bodden Town
Mastic Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 13.3 E 5.6 mi. East-Northeast of Bodden Town
Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park Botanical Garden 14.7 E 7.2 mi. East-Northeast of Bodden Town

If you're on the lookout for an interesting place to visit, Regal Camana Bay Stadium 6 might be the right choice for you. 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 you're deciding on a place to stay, it is often worthwhile to find out about nearby accommodation options as a means to get a feel for the region. You will find lots of other destinations to look at prior to reaching a decision, as this portion of Grand Cayman has an impressive variety of hotel and resort options. In order to find details about the booking possibilities available in the area, view the table below.

Accommodations near The Anchorage
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Aqua Bay Club 0.2 NW West Bay, Grand Cayman
Courtyard by Marriott Grand Cayman 0.8 SSE 2.2 mi. South of West Bay, Grand Cayman
Kimpton Seafire Resort & Spa 0.8 SE 2.2 mi. South of West Bay, Grand Cayman
The Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa 1.6 SSE 3.0 mi. South of West Bay, Grand Cayman
Sunshine Suites Resort 1.8 SSE 3.1 mi. South of West Bay, Grand Cayman
Ritz Carlton Grand Cayman 1.8 SSE 3.2 mi. South of West Bay, Grand Cayman
Holiday Inn Resort Grand Cayman 2.1 SE Crystal Harbour, Grand Cayman
7 Mile Resort & Clubs 2.3 S 2.9 mi. North of Georgetown, Grand Cayman
Annie's Place 2.6 SE 2.9 mi. North of Georgetown, Grand Cayman
Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort 3.0 S 2.1 mi. North of Georgetown, Grand Cayman
 

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