The beaches in Barbados are considered some of the most-loved attractions that you'll find on the island. Luckily, Emerald Beach Villas is situated directly on the water, so you won't need to go out of your way to enjoy what makes the region so popular.
Naturally, since Emerald Beach Villas is positioned directly on Gibbs Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is one of the main attractions here. 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. For vacationers who are eager for some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below to read our detailed article:
|Colony Club Beach||2.2||S||Holetown|
|Six Men's Bay||3.0||N||The vicinity of Speightstown|
|Sandy Lane Beach||3.6||S||0.8 mi. South of Holetown|
|Paynes Bay Beach||4.2||S||Paynes Bay|
The closest one is Reeds Bay. Popular amongst locals looking for a less tourist-y beach, Reeds Bay is quiet and clean, great for a quick dip in the cool waters and a drink at the John Moore Bar.
If instead you're interested in a more secluded and private beach scene, Gibbs Beach might be a good choice. 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 just a meager trip off.
Visitors who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about what's nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the nearest town or city is from their location. Emerald Beach Villas is located in the vicinity of Speightstown, in Barbados; it's to the south of Speightstown.
The table below lists some of the areas near Emerald Beach Villas.
|St. James Parish||2.0||S|
Visitors who want to try unfamiliar activities during their trip to Barbados will quickly learn that Emerald Beach Villas is the perfect place for active guests, especially if they plan to take advantage of this busy part of town. As a matter of 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. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Arlington House Interactive Museum.
These attractions are just a sample of what's in the area; find more shown in the table below.
|Arlington House Interactive Museum||Museum||1.5||N||Speightstown|
|St. Peter's Church||Historical Site||1.7||N||Speightstown|
|Grenade Hall Forest Signal Station||Historical Site||4.4||NE||3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown|
|Barbados Wildlife Reserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.5||NE||3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown|
|Farley Hill||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.7||NE||3.9 mi. East of Speightstown|
|St. Nicholas Abbey||Museum||5.1||NE||4.0 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown|
|Folkstone Marine Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||2.4||S||Holetown|
|Morgan Lewis Sugar Mill||Historical Site||5.4||NE||4.7 mi. East of Speightstown|
|St. James Church||Historical Site||2.4||S||Holetown|
|Harrison Point Lighthouse||Lighthouse||5.7||N||4.0 mi. North of Speightstown|
|Sir Frank Hutson Sugar Museum||Museum||3.0||SE||1.5 mi. East of Holetown|
|Welchman Hall Gully||Park||5.0||SE||Welchman Hall|
|Flower Forest||Botanical Garden||5.6||ESE||3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Bathsheba|
|Harrison's Cave||Cave||5.4||SE||Welchman Hall|
|Animal Flower Cave||Cave||7.7||N||6.1 mi. North-Northeast of Speightstown|
|Hunte's Garden||Botanical Garden||6.6||ESE||2.2 mi. South West of Bathsheba|
|Zip Line Site||--||--||4.3 mi. East-Southeast of Holetown|
|Cotton Tower Signal||Historical Site||7.3||E||1.3 mi. South West of Bathsheba|
|Historical Site||7.1||SE||3.7 mi. South West of Bathsheba|
|Lazaretto Gardens||Botanical Garden||6.2||S||Wanstead|
|Andromeda Botanical Gardens||Botanical Garden||8.5||E||0.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba|
|Orchid World||Botanical Garden||7.7||SE||3.9 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba|
|Tyrol Cot Heritage Village||Museum||7.4||SSE||2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Bridgetown|
|Gun Hill Signal Station||Historical Site||8.1||SE||5.2 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba|
|Mount Gay Rum Distilleries and Visitor Center||Distillery||7.9||S||1.0 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown|
|Statue Of Sir Garfield Sobers||Monument||8.4||S||0.5 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown|
|St. John's Church||Historical Site||10.1||E||2.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba|
|Cricket Legends Museum||Museum||8.5||S||0.4 mi. Northwest of Bridgetown|
|Montefiore Fountain||Monument||8.9||S||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Jewish Museum||Museum||9.0||S||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Queen's Park||Park||9.1||S||0.8 mi. East of Bridgetown|
|St. Michael's Cathedral||Historical Site||9.1||S||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Emancipation Statue||Monument||9.4||SSE||2.8 mi. East of Bridgetown|
|Barbados National Heroes Gallery||Museum||9.1||S||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Lord Nelson's Bronze Statue||Monument||9.1||S||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Dolphin Fountain In Heroes Square||Monument||9.2||S||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Independence Arch||Monument||9.2||S||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Errol Barrow Statue||Monument||9.2||S||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Movie Theater||--||--||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Park||9.8||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||9.9||SSE||2.2 mi. East of Bridgetown|
|Statue Of Sir Grantley Adams||Monument||9.9||S||1.2 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown|
|Museum||10.4||SSE||1.8 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap|
|Barbados Museum and Historical Society||Museum||10.2||S||St. Matthias|
|George Washington House||Historical Site||10.3||S||St. Matthias|
|St. Ann's Garrison||Historical Site||10.4||S||St. Matthias|
|Garrison Savannah||Historical Site||10.4||S||St. Matthias|
|Historical Site||10.4||S||1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown|
|Charles Fort||Historical Site||10.4||S||1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown|
|Needhams Point Lighthouse||Lighthouse||10.4||S||1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown|
|St. Philip's Church||Historical Site||12.1||SE||Church Village|
|Graerne Hall Sanctuary||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||11.5||SSE||0.9 mi. Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap|
|Sunbury Plantation House & Museum||Museum||12.8||SE||6.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bathsheba|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||12.9||SE||St. Patricks|
|King George V Memorial Park||Park||14.3||ESE||7.3 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba|
|Lighthouse||14.8||E||7.0 mi. East-Southeast of Bathsheba|
|Barbados Concorde Experience||Museum||14.6||SE||5.6 mi. East of St. Lawrence Gap|
|South Point Lighthouse||Lighthouse||14.5||SE||Atlantic Shores|
If you're on the lookout for somewhere interesting to go, Arlington House Interactive Museum could be just what the doctor ordered. 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.
Learning about nearby booking options is sometimes a convenient way to get a feel for the surrounding area. While there are only a few additional resort and hotel options right around Emerald Beach Villas, its tranquil surroundings make it a pleasant option for those looking to enjoy a secluded retreat. Find out what you need to know about all of the region's booking possibilities by reading the table below.
|Cobblers Cove Hotel||1.1||N||Speightstown, Barbados|
|Almond Beach Village||2.2||N||Speightstown, Barbados|
|Sugar Cane Club Hotel And Spa||2.6||N||Maynards, Barbados|
|Little Good Harbour||3.1||N||The vicinity of Speightstown, Barbados|
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