What's Near Almond Beach Village

The gorgeous beaches in Barbados are touted by locals as some of the most-loved attractions that you'll find on the island. Visitors love that this property is located directly on the waterfront, so you won't need to go very far to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination. This property is not located within the more crowded areas of Barbados, which means those staying at this location oftentimes find that the beach is fairly empty, giving them the chance to enjoy a relaxing nap or sun-tanning session in the sand.

Nearby Beaches

Heywoods Beach

Of course, since Almond Beach Village is located on Heywoods Beach, hanging out at the beach is a popular pastime 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 those who want some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the following names to view a detailed discussion:

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

Six Men's Bay is the closest to these accommodations. 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 can soak in the sun at Six Men's Bay for as long as you want, since it will have restrooms and showers for your convenience.

If you're interested in an enjoyable secluded beach, Gibbs Beach might be just right for you. 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. It can be found a mile and a half south of the property.

Nearby Areas

Visiting a town or community neighboring your hotel can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or interacting with the locals while on your trip. Almond Beach Village can be found along the northern outskirts of Speightstown.

The areas that are closest to Almond Beach Village are listed in the table below:

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

Tourists who want to be in the middle of the action while vacationing in Barbados will quickly learn that Almond Beach Village makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. As a matter of fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Arlington House Interactive Museum, St. Peter's Church, and Grenade Hall Forest Signal Station, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Arlington House Interactive Museum.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are shown in the table below.

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
Graerne Hall Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 13.5 SSE 0.9 mi. Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
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 looking for an enjoyable experience, Arlington House Interactive Museum might be the right choice 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

Getting details about nearby lodging possibilities is oftentimes an easy means of getting a better feel for the area. Although you'll only find a few additional places to stay in this part of Barbados, its tranquil surroundings ensure that it's an excellent choice for travelers hoping to enjoy a peaceful retreat. View the following table to get a full list of booking possibilities found in the vicinity.

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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