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.
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:
|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|
|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.
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.
|St. James Parish||2.0||S|
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.
|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|
|Limegrove Cinema||Movie Theater||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|
|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|
|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|
|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 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.
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.
|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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