What's Near Almond Beach Village

The inviting beaches in Barbados are considered the most alluring attractions in the region.

Many guests are excited to learn that this property is on the water, so you won't need to go out of your way to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area. This particular site is located outside of the more crowded areas of Barbados, meaning guests here will oftentimes have the beach to themselves, allowing them to enjoy a relaxing nap or sun-tanning session in the sand.

Nearby Beaches

Heywoods Beach

Of course, since Almond Beach Village is located directly on Heywoods Beach, spending time at the shore is one of the main attractions here. Heywoods Beach boasts calm, turquoise waters and immaculate golden sand perfect for swimming and snorkeling. A nearby reef makes the area excellent for exploration, as well as an ideal spot for those looking for smaller pools to wade in. For guests who are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Almond Village
Beach Distance Direction Location
Six Men's Bay 0.8 N The vicinity of Speightstown
Mullins Beach 1.5 S Mullins
Gibbs Beach 1.8 S Mullins
Reeds Bay 2.6 S Weston
Holetown Beach 3.7 S Porters
Colony Club Beach 4.3 S Holetown
Folkestone Beach 4.6 S Holetown

The nearest one is Six Men's Bay. Six Men's Bay is a quiet beach on the west coast of the island and is popular for local fishermen, who are typically found repairing boats and nets. The area is both known for its swimming, as well as its scuba diving, as divers can find wrecks a short distance from the coast. Local bars and restaurants are close by. You won't have to feel rushed or uncomfortable while visiting, considering there are both showers and restrooms on-site.

If you're searching for plenty of sand, surf and seclusion, Gibbs Beach is an alternative worth considering. Gibbs Beach is tucked away on the west coast of the island and is largely free of tourists. Situated among some of the most attractive homes on the island and surrounded by beautiful tropical foliage, the beach's smooth sand is perfect for private strolls. You can find it a mile and a half south of these accommodations.

Nearby Areas

Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your hotel can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or experiencing the day in the life of a local. Almond Beach Village is situated along the northern outskirts of Speightstown.

The table below lists some of the areas near Almond Beach Village.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Maynards 0.7 NE
Rose Hill 1.4 NE
Mullins 1.5 S
French Village 2.5 E
Bromefield 2.7 N
Weston 2.8 S
St. Peter Parish 2.8 NE
Sedge Pond 2.9 E
Mt Standfast 3.5 S

Nearby Attractions

Arlington House Interactive Museum

Visitors who want to be in the middle of the action while visiting Barbados will quickly learn that Almond Beach Village is an excellent home base for those who want to take advantage of this interesting area. In fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, like Arlington House Interactive Museum, St. Peter's Church, and Grenade Hall Forest Signal Station, to name a few. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Arlington House Interactive Museum.

Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those named in the following table.

Attractions Near Almond Village
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Arlington House Interactive Museum Museum 0.6 S Speightstown
St. Peter's Church Historical Site 0.4 S Speightstown
Grenade Hall Forest Signal Station Historical Site 3.5 E 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Barbados Wildlife Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.5 E 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Farley Hill Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.9 E 3.9 mi. East of Speightstown
St. Nicholas Abbey Museum 3.9 ENE 4.0 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Folkstone Museum Museum 4.5 S Holetown
Folkstone Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.5 S Holetown
Morgan Lewis Sugar Mill Historical Site 4.7 E 4.7 mi. East of Speightstown
St. James Church Historical Site 4.6 S Holetown
Harrison Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 3.6 N 4.0 mi. North of Speightstown
Sir Frank Hutson Sugar Museum Museum 4.9 SSE 1.5 mi. East of Holetown
Limegrove Cinema Movie Theater 4.9 S Holetown
Holetown Monument Monument 5.0 S Holetown
Welchman Hall Gully Park 6.4 SE Welchman Hall
Flower Forest Botanical Garden 6.8 SE 3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Bathsheba
Harrison's Cave Cave 6.8 SE Welchman Hall
Animal Flower Cave Cave 5.7 NNE 6.1 mi. North-Northeast of Speightstown
Hunte's Garden Botanical Garden 7.6 SE 2.2 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Aerial Trek Adventure Zip Line Site -- -- 4.3 mi. East-Southeast of Holetown
Cotton Tower Signal Historical Site 8.2 SE 1.3 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Fisherpond Great House Historical Site 8.5 SE 3.7 mi. South West of Bathsheba
3Ws Monument Monument 8.3 S Wanstead
Lazaretto Gardens Botanical Garden 8.4 S Wanstead
Andromeda Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 9.1 ESE 0.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Orchid World Botanical Garden 9.1 SE 3.9 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Tyrol Cot Heritage Village Museum 9.4 S 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Bridgetown
Gun Hill Signal Station Historical Site 9.8 SE 5.2 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Mount Gay Rum Distilleries and Visitor Center Distillery 10.0 S 1.0 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Statue Of Sir Garfield Sobers Monument 10.5 S 0.5 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
St. John's Church Historical Site 10.9 ESE 2.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Cricket Legends Museum Museum 10.6 S 0.4 mi. Northwest of Bridgetown
Montefiore Fountain Monument 11.0 S Downtown Bridgetown
Jewish Museum Museum 11.1 S Downtown Bridgetown
Queen's Park Park 11.2 S 0.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
St. Michael's Cathedral Historical Site 11.2 S Downtown Bridgetown
Emancipation Statue Monument 11.3 SSE 2.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
Barbados National Heroes Gallery Museum 11.2 S Downtown Bridgetown
Lord Nelson's Bronze Statue Monument 11.3 S Downtown Bridgetown
National Heroes Square Park 11.3 S Downtown Bridgetown
Dolphin Fountain In Heroes Square Monument 11.3 S Downtown Bridgetown
Independence Arch Monument 11.3 S Downtown Bridgetown
Errol Barrow Statue Monument 11.3 S Downtown Bridgetown
The Empire Theatre Movie Theater -- -- Downtown Bridgetown
Errol Barrow Park Park 11.8 SSE 2.4 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Wildey House Historical Site -- -- 2.3 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Banks Brewery Visitor Centre Brewery 12.0 SSE 2.2 mi. East of Bridgetown
Statue Of Sir Grantley Adams Monument 12.0 S 1.2 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown
Barbados Olympic Museum Museum 12.4 SSE 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Barbados Museum and Historical Society Museum 12.3 S St. Matthias
George Washington House Historical Site 12.4 S St. Matthias
St. Ann's Garrison Historical Site 12.5 S St. Matthias
Garrison Savannah Historical Site 12.5 S St. Matthias
Gravesend Military Cemetery Historical Site 12.5 S 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Charles Fort Historical Site 12.5 S 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Needhams Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 12.5 S 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Olympus Theater Movie Theater 13.1 SSE Vauxhall
St. Philip's Church Historical Site 13.3 SE Church Village
Sunbury Plantation House & Museum Museum 14.1 SE 6.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bathsheba
Woodbourne Shorebird Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.4 SE St. Patricks

If you're on the lookout for somewhere interesting to go, Arlington House Interactive Museum might be just right for you. Enjoy this preserved seventeenth century building which was once the home of a prosperous merchant. Local history of the town and the plantations that surrounded it can be discovered here.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning about nearby lodging options is often an easy way to get a feel for the surrounding area. While you'll only find a handful of other hotel and resort options right around Almond Beach Village, its tranquil surroundings make it an ideal option for those hoping to enjoy a secluded vacation spot. Learn what you need to know about all the area's booking options by reading the table below.

Accommodations near Almond Village
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Sugar Cane Club Hotel And Spa 0.6 NE Maynards, Barbados
Little Good Harbour 1.0 N The vicinity of Speightstown, Barbados
Cobblers Cove Hotel 1.1 S Speightstown, Barbados
 

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