Quite a few travelers decide to spend their holidays in Barbados just to experience the fabulous beaches that the region is famous for.
If you are a fan of the beach, Port St. Charles Villas is the perfect locale for you. This property is set on the shore, so tourists can spend as much time as they like under the sun if that is what they want to do.
Needless to say, since Port St. Charles Villas is located directly on Heywoods Beach, relaxing on the sand is popular with guests staying 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, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the names below to see more details:
|Six Men's Bay||0.6||NNW||The vicinity of Speightstown|
|Colony Club Beach||4.6||S||Holetown|
Six Men's Bay is probably the most convenient option to visit near Port St. Charles Villas. 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. Importantly (especially for those with young children), there are bathrooms as well as showers on-site..
If you're on the lookout for a stretch of sand that attracts very few tourists, 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's situated two miles south of the property.
Travelers who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about the surrounding area's offerings might want to find out how far—or near—the closest town or city is from their location. Port St. Charles Villas can be found in Speightstown, a town in Barbados.
The table below lists some of the areas near Port St. Charles Villas.
|St. Peter Parish||2.6||NE|
|St. Lucy Parish||3.6||NNE|
Tourists who are looking to try exciting activities during their trip to Barbados will find that Port St. Charles Villas is in a great location for being active. In fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, including Arlington House Interactive Museum, St. Peter's Church, and Grenade Hall Forest Signal Station. Of the three, the closest is Arlington House Interactive Museum.
These are just a few of your many options, more of which are named in the following table.
|Arlington House Interactive Museum||Museum||0.9||S||Speightstown|
|St. Peter's Church||Historical Site||0.7||S||Speightstown|
|Grenade Hall Forest Signal Station||Historical Site||3.4||E||3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown|
|Barbados Wildlife Reserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.4||E||3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown|
|Farley Hill||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.8||E||3.9 mi. East of Speightstown|
|St. Nicholas Abbey||Museum||3.7||ENE||4.0 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown|
|Folkstone Marine Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.8||S||Holetown|
|Morgan Lewis Sugar Mill||Historical Site||4.6||E||4.7 mi. East of Speightstown|
|St. James Church||Historical Site||4.8||S||Holetown|
|Harrison Point Lighthouse||Lighthouse||3.3||N||4.0 mi. North of Speightstown|
|Sir Frank Hutson Sugar Museum||Museum||5.2||SSE||1.5 mi. East of Holetown|
|Limegrove Cinema||Movie Theater||5.2||S||Holetown|
|Welchman Hall Gully||Park||6.6||SE||Welchman Hall|
|Flower Forest||Botanical Garden||6.9||SE||3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Bathsheba|
|Harrison's Cave||Cave||6.9||SE||Welchman Hall|
|Animal Flower Cave||Cave||5.4||NNE||6.1 mi. North-Northeast of Speightstown|
|Hunte's Garden||Botanical Garden||7.7||SE||2.2 mi. South West of Bathsheba|
|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|
|Historical Site||8.7||SE||3.7 mi. South West of Bathsheba|
|Lazaretto Gardens||Botanical Garden||8.6||S||Wanstead|
|Andromeda Botanical Gardens||Botanical Garden||9.1||ESE||0.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba|
|Orchid World||Botanical Garden||9.3||SE||3.9 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba|
|Tyrol Cot Heritage Village||Museum||9.7||S||2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Bridgetown|
|Gun Hill Signal Station||Historical Site||9.9||SE||5.2 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba|
|Mount Gay Rum Distilleries and Visitor Center||Distillery||10.3||S||1.0 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown|
|Statue Of Sir Garfield Sobers||Monument||10.8||S||0.5 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown|
|St. John's Church||Historical Site||11.0||ESE||2.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba|
|Cricket Legends Museum||Museum||10.9||S||0.4 mi. Northwest of Bridgetown|
|Montefiore Fountain||Monument||11.3||S||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Jewish Museum||Museum||11.3||S||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Queen's Park||Park||11.4||S||0.8 mi. East of Bridgetown|
|St. Michael's Cathedral||Historical Site||11.4||S||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Emancipation Statue||Monument||11.6||SSE||2.8 mi. East of Bridgetown|
|Barbados National Heroes Gallery||Museum||11.5||S||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Lord Nelson's Bronze Statue||Monument||11.5||S||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Dolphin Fountain In Heroes Square||Monument||11.5||S||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Independence Arch||Monument||11.6||S||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Errol Barrow Statue||Monument||11.6||S||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Movie Theater||--||--||Downtown Bridgetown|
|Park||12.0||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||12.2||S||2.2 mi. East of Bridgetown|
|Statue Of Sir Grantley Adams||Monument||12.3||S||1.2 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown|
|Museum||12.6||SSE||1.8 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap|
|Barbados Museum and Historical Society||Museum||12.6||S||St. Matthias|
|George Washington House||Historical Site||12.6||S||St. Matthias|
|St. Ann's Garrison||Historical Site||12.7||S||St. Matthias|
|Garrison Savannah||Historical Site||12.7||S||St. Matthias|
|Historical Site||12.7||S||1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown|
|Charles Fort||Historical Site||12.8||S||1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown|
|Needhams Point Lighthouse||Lighthouse||12.8||S||1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown|
|Olympus Theater||Movie Theater||13.3||SSE||Vauxhall|
|St. Philip's Church||Historical Site||13.4||SE||Church Village|
|Sunbury Plantation House & Museum||Museum||14.2||SE||6.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bathsheba|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.6||SE||St. Patricks|
If you're looking for an interesting place to visit, Arlington House Interactive Museum might be 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.
Finding information about nearby lodging possibilities is oftentimes an excellent way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. Although there are only a few other resort and hotel options right around Port St. Charles Villas, the tranquil surroundings here ensure that it's an excellent choice for visitors looking to enjoy a peaceful vacation destination. See the table below to find a complete list of hotel booking possibilities located nearby.
|Almond Beach Village||0.3||S||Speightstown, Barbados|
|Sugar Cane Club Hotel And Spa||0.5||ENE||Maynards, Barbados|
|Little Good Harbour||0.8||NNW||The vicinity of Speightstown, Barbados|
|Cobblers Cove Hotel||1.3||S||Speightstown, Barbados|
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