What's Near The Avalon

Quite often, visitors make plans to visit Grand Cayman knowing that they'll get to see the breath-taking beaches that the island group is so well known for. Luckily, this property is right on the water and sand, so you won't need to go very far to see what makes the area so special.

Nearby Beaches

Grand Cayman's Seven Mile Beach

Obviously, since The Avalon sits directly on Seven Mile Beach, hanging out at the beach is popular with guests staying 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 vacationers who are eager for some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below 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

The closest one 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 instead you're looking for a place where surfers and sunbathers can find solitude, 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 can be found three miles north of these accommodations.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who are interested in finding out more about the surrounding area's offerings might like to know how far away the nearby city or town is from the property. The Avalon is situated in Seven Mile Beach, near Georgetown; it's to the south of West Bay.

The areas that are closest to The Avalon are listed in the table below:

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

Vacationers in need of a fun agenda during their trip to Grand Cayman will find that The Avalon is in a fascinating area with a number of sights. You will find that this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, like Trafalgar Square, Regal Camana Bay Stadium 6, and National Gallery of the Cayman Islands. The closest 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 listed in the table below.

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 is an alternative worth considering. 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

Getting info about nearby booking options is sometimes an easy means of getting a feel for the area. You can find plenty of other places to consider nearby, as this portion of Grand Cayman houses an impressive selection of hotels and resorts to pick from. Find details about all of the surrounding area's lodging possibilities by reading the following table.

Accommodations near The Avalon
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Courtyard by Marriott Grand Cayman 0.4 NNW 2.2 mi. South of West Bay, Grand Cayman
Westin Casuarina 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
Comfort Suites, Grand Cayman 2.0 S 2.0 mi. North of Georgetown, Grand Cayman
 

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