What's Near The Avalon

Quite a few travelers make plans to spend their holidays on Grand Cayman in anticipation of seeing the incredible beaches that the islands are so well known for.

If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, The Avalon is the perfect locale for you. This site is located on the shore, so visitors can spend all day every day under the sun if that will make them happy.

Nearby Beaches

Grand Cayman's Seven Mile Beach

Naturally, since The Avalon was built directly on Seven Mile Beach, relaxing on the sand is a popular pastime at 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. For those who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Clicking on each link below allows you to see more details:

Beaches Near The Avalon
Beach Distance Direction Location
Cemetery Beach 1.6 NW West Bay
Barkers National Park Beach 3.2 N West Bay
Boatswain's Beach 3.4 NW West Bay
Conch Point Beach -- -- West Bay
Turtle Farm Beach 3.5 NW West Bay
Smith's Cove 4.8 S Georgetown

One of the most convenient options 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 less raucous beach scene, Barkers National Park Beach might be a good choice. 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 just a quick cab ride away.

Nearby Areas

Guests who want to know a little bit more about what's in the surrounding area may want to know how far the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. The Avalon is located in Seven Mile Beach, near Georgetown; it is to the south of West Bay.

The table below lists some of the areas near The Avalon.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Crystal Harbour 1.1 E
Batabano 2.2 N
West Bay 2.6 N
downtown Georgetown 3.4 S
Georgetown 4.0 S
Grand Harbour 4.7 SE
Prospect Park 5.5 SE
Water Cay 6.6 E
Savannah 6.9 SE
Cayman Kai 7.2 E

Nearby Attractions

Kittiwake Shipwreck And Artificial Reef

The Avalon is a great lodging option for active visitors. There are more than a few active pursuits to be found when exploring near this lodging. You will find that this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Trafalgar Square, Regal Camana Bay Stadium 6, and National Gallery of the Cayman Islands, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Trafalgar Square.

In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are named in the following table.

Attractions Near The Avalon
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Trafalgar Square Park 0.1 NE 2.5 mi. South of West Bay
Regal Camana Bay Stadium 6 Movie Theater 1.6 S 2.3 mi. North of Georgetown
National Gallery of the Cayman Islands Museum 2.1 S 1.9 mi. North of Georgetown
Kittiwake Shipwreck And Artificial Reef Park 1.7 NW West Bay
Garvin Park Park 1.8 N West Bay
Dolphin Cove Dolphin Encounter Service 2.2 N Batabano
Fort George Historical Site 3.4 S Downtown Georgetown
Cayman Islands National Museum Museum 3.6 S Downtown Georgetown
Dr. Roy's Ironshore Historical Site -- -- Georgetown
Barker's National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.2 N West Bay
Cayman Turtle Farm Zoo 3.3 NW West Bay
National Trust Visitor Center Museum -- -- Georgetown
Turtle Reef Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.6 NW West Bay
Cayman Islands Brewery Brewery 5.6 SE Prospect Park
Watler Cemetery Historical Site 5.8 SE 3.0 mi. East-Southeast of Georgetown
Governor Gore's Bird Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.7 SE Savannah
Old Savannah Schoolhouse Historical Site 7.4 SE Savannah
Pedro St. James National Historic Site Historical Site 8.0 SE 1.5 mi. South West of Bodden Town
Bodden Town Guardhouse Park Historical Site -- -- Bodden Town
Mission House Historical Site 9.7 ESE 1.3 mi. East of Bodden Town
Meagre Bay Pond Animal Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.0 ESE 2.5 mi. East-Northeast of Bodden Town
Mastic Trail Hiking Trail 11.4 E 5.9 mi. Northeast of Bodden Town
Mastic Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.6 E 5.6 mi. East-Northeast of Bodden Town
Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park Botanical Garden 14.0 E 7.2 mi. East-Northeast of Bodden Town
Heritage Beach Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.8 E 7.3 mi. East of Bodden Town

If you're searching for somewhere interesting to go, Regal Camana Bay Stadium 6 might be 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 you're deciding where to stay, it is often worthwhile to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to get a feel for the area. You'll be able to find no shortage of additional properties to consider in the vicinity, as this part of Grand Cayman offers vacationers an excellent variety of resort and hotel options. If you'd like to get details about the booking options available in the region, view the table below.

Accommodations near The Avalon
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Kimpton Seafire Resort & Spa 0.4 N 2.2 mi. South of West Bay, Grand Cayman
Courtyard by Marriott Grand Cayman 0.4 NNW 2.2 mi. South of West Bay, Grand Cayman
The Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa 0.4 S 3.0 mi. South of West Bay, Grand Cayman
Sunshine Suites Resort 0.5 SSE 3.1 mi. South of West Bay, Grand Cayman
Ritz Carlton Grand Cayman 0.6 S 3.2 mi. South of West Bay, Grand Cayman
7 Mile Resort & Clubs 1.1 S 2.9 mi. North of Georgetown, Grand Cayman
Holiday Inn Resort Grand Cayman 1.2 E Crystal Harbour, Grand Cayman
Aqua Bay Club 1.4 NNW West Bay, Grand Cayman
Annie's Place 1.4 SE 2.9 mi. North of Georgetown, Grand Cayman
Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort 1.9 S 2.1 mi. North of Georgetown, Grand Cayman
 

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