What's Near Emerald Beach Villas

Lots of people plan to spend their vacations in Barbados in anticipation of seeing the amazing beaches that the island is so well known for.

Luckily, this property is directly on the water, so you won't need to go out of your way to try a few beach activities.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Emerald Beach Villas sits directly on Gibbs Beach, relaxing on the sand is popular with guests staying 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 want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Emerald Beach Villas
Beach Distance Direction Location
Reeds Bay 0.4 S Weston
Mullins Beach 0.6 N Mullins
Holetown Beach 1.6 S Porters
Colony Club Beach 2.2 S Holetown
Heywoods Beach 2.3 N Speightstown
Folkestone Beach 2.4 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
Mahogany Bay 4.9 S Holders Hill

The most obvious one to visit 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 you're interested in a stretch of sand that attracts very few tourists, Gibbs Beach might be worth a visit. 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 just a meager trip away.

Nearby Areas

Guests who are curious to know about the surrounding area's offerings might like to know how far away the nearby town or city is from their accommodations. 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.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Mullins 0.7 NNE
Weston 0.7 SSE
Mt Standfast 1.5 SSE
Speightstown 1.7 N
Porters 1.7 S
St. James Parish 2.0 S
Deanes 2.1 ESE
Maynards 2.7 N
Holetown 2.8 S

Nearby Attractions

Arlington House Interactive Museum

Emerald Beach Villas is an excellent spot for active vacationers. There are many fun activities to be enjoyed when searching from this accommodation. As a matter of fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, like Arlington House Interactive Museum, St. Peter's Church, and Grenade Hall Forest Signal Station. The closest of the three is Arlington House Interactive Museum.

When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Emerald Beach Villas
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
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 Museum Museum 2.4 S Holetown
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
Limegrove Cinema Movie Theater 2.8 S Holetown
Holetown Monument Monument 2.8 S 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
Aerial Trek Adventure 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
Fisherpond Great House Historical Site 7.1 SE 3.7 mi. South West of Bathsheba
3Ws Monument Monument 6.2 S Wanstead
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
National Heroes Square Park 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
The Empire Theatre Movie Theater -- -- Downtown Bridgetown
Errol Barrow Park 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
Barbados Olympic Museum 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
Gravesend Military Cemetery 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
Olympus Theater Movie Theater 11.1 SSE Vauxhall
St. Philip's Church Historical Site 12.1 SE Church Village
Sunbury Plantation House & Museum Museum 12.8 SE 6.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bathsheba
Woodbourne Shorebird Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.9 SE St. Patricks
King George V Memorial Park Park 14.3 ESE 7.3 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Ragged Point Lighthouse 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 searching for a chance to see something a little different, Arlington House Interactive Museum could be a good option. 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 possibilities is oftentimes a convenient way to get a feel for the area as whole. Although you'll only find a handful of additional places to stay in this part of Barbados, the tranquil surroundings here make it an excellent choice for those seeking a secluded destination. Learn more about all the region's lodging options by reading the following table.

Accommodations near Emerald Beach Villas
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
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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