What's Near Sunset Sands Apartments

Sometimes finding accommodations located near a nice beach can make your trip even more exciting. If all you can think about is the beach, Sunset Sands Apartments is just what you are looking for. This property is set on the coast, so vacationers can spend all day every day in the sun if that is what they want to do.

Nearby Beaches

Heywoods Beach

Needless to say, since Sunset Sands Apartments is positioned directly on Heywoods Beach, spending time at the shore is one of the main attractions 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 travelers who want to venture farther away, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the names below to see more details:

Beaches Near Sunset Sands Complex
Beach Distance Direction Location
Six Men's Bay 1.2 N The vicinity of Speightstown
Mullins Beach 1.2 S Mullins
Gibbs Beach 1.5 S Mullins
Reeds Bay 2.3 S Weston
Holetown Beach 3.4 S Porters
Colony Club Beach 4.0 S Holetown
Folkestone Beach 4.2 S Holetown

The closest option is Six Men's Bay. 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 have a truly relaxing time at Six Men's Bay since the amenities available include bathrooms and showers.

If instead you're looking for a more peaceful beach scene, 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 just a quick distance off.

Nearby Areas

Visiting areas that are close to your villa complex can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, whether you're interested in seeing a famous natural attraction, or sampling authentic cuisine with the locals. Sunset Sands Apartments is located toward the heart of Speightstown.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Sunset Sands Apartments:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Maynards 1.1 NE
Mullins 1.2 S
Rose Hill 1.7 NE
Weston 2.5 S
French Village 2.7 E
Sedge Pond 2.9 E
Bromefield 3.1 N
St. Peter Parish 3.2 NE
Mt Standfast 3.2 S

Nearby Attractions

Arlington House Interactive Museum

Tourists who want to learn about local culture and have some fun outdoors while vacationing in Barbados will quickly learn that Sunset Sands Apartments makes a great base for their tropical explorations. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, including 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.

Still more attractions, within the vicinity of the lodging, are listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Sunset Sands Complex
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Arlington House Interactive Museum Museum 0.3 S Speightstown
St. Peter's Church Historical Site 0.1 SE Speightstown
Grenade Hall Forest Signal Station Historical Site 3.7 E 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Barbados Wildlife Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.7 E 3.5 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Farley Hill Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.1 E 3.9 mi. East of Speightstown
St. Nicholas Abbey Museum 4.1 ENE 4.0 mi. East-Northeast of Speightstown
Folkstone Museum Museum 4.2 S Holetown
Folkstone Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.2 S Holetown
Morgan Lewis Sugar Mill Historical Site 4.8 E 4.7 mi. East of Speightstown
St. James Church Historical Site 4.3 S Holetown
Harrison Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 3.9 N 4.0 mi. North of Speightstown
Sir Frank Hutson Sugar Museum Museum 4.7 SSE 1.5 mi. East of Holetown
Limegrove Cinema Movie Theater 4.6 S Holetown
Holetown Monument Monument 4.6 S Holetown
Welchman Hall Gully Park 6.2 SE Welchman Hall
Flower Forest Botanical Garden 6.6 SE 3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Bathsheba
Harrison's Cave Cave 6.6 SE Welchman Hall
Animal Flower Cave Cave 6.0 NNE 6.1 mi. North-Northeast of Speightstown
Hunte's Garden Botanical Garden 7.5 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 8.1 ESE 1.3 mi. South West of Bathsheba
Fisherpond Great House Historical Site 8.3 SE 3.7 mi. South West of Bathsheba
3Ws Monument Monument 8.0 S Wanstead
Lazaretto Gardens Botanical Garden 8.1 S Wanstead
Andromeda Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 9.1 ESE 0.5 mi. Southeast of Bathsheba
Orchid World Botanical Garden 9.0 SE 3.9 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Tyrol Cot Heritage Village Museum 9.1 S 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Bridgetown
Gun Hill Signal Station Historical Site 9.5 SE 5.2 mi. South-Southwest of Bathsheba
Mount Gay Rum Distilleries and Visitor Center Distillery 9.7 S 1.0 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Statue Of Sir Garfield Sobers Monument 10.2 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 10.3 S 0.4 mi. Northwest of Bridgetown
Montefiore Fountain Monument 10.7 S Downtown Bridgetown
Jewish Museum Museum 10.8 S Downtown Bridgetown
Queen's Park Park 10.9 S 0.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
St. Michael's Cathedral Historical Site 10.9 S Downtown Bridgetown
Emancipation Statue Monument 11.1 SSE 2.8 mi. East of Bridgetown
Barbados National Heroes Gallery Museum 10.9 S Downtown Bridgetown
Lord Nelson's Bronze Statue Monument 10.9 S Downtown Bridgetown
National Heroes Square Park 10.9 S Downtown Bridgetown
Dolphin Fountain In Heroes Square Monument 10.9 S Downtown Bridgetown
Independence Arch Monument 11.0 S Downtown Bridgetown
Errol Barrow Statue Monument 11.0 S Downtown Bridgetown
The Empire Theatre Movie Theater -- -- Downtown Bridgetown
Errol Barrow Park Park 11.5 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 11.7 SSE 2.2 mi. East of Bridgetown
Statue Of Sir Grantley Adams Monument 11.7 S 1.2 mi. Southeast of Bridgetown
Barbados Olympic Museum Museum 12.1 SSE 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Barbados Museum and Historical Society Museum 12.0 S St. Matthias
George Washington House Historical Site 12.1 S St. Matthias
St. Ann's Garrison Historical Site 12.2 S St. Matthias
Garrison Savannah Historical Site 12.2 S St. Matthias
Gravesend Military Cemetery Historical Site 12.2 S 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Charles Fort Historical Site 12.2 S 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Needhams Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 12.2 S 1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bridgetown
Olympus Theater Movie Theater 12.8 SSE Vauxhall
St. Philip's Church Historical Site 13.2 SE Church Village
Graerne Hall Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 13.2 SSE 0.9 mi. Northwest of St. Lawrence Gap
Sunbury Plantation House & Museum Museum 13.9 SE 6.5 mi. South-Southeast of Bathsheba
Woodbourne Shorebird Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.2 SE St. Patricks

If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, Arlington House Interactive Museum might be worth a visit. 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

Finding details about nearby lodging possibilities is often a great means of getting a better feel for the area. Even though you'll only find a handful of other hotel and resort options right around Sunset Sands Apartments, its tranquil surroundings are what make it an excellent option for those hoping to find a secluded spot. The following table lists all of the lodging possibilities you can find close-by.

Accommodations near Sunset Sands Complex
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Almond Beach Village 0.4 N Speightstown, Barbados
Cobblers Cove Hotel 0.7 S Speightstown, Barbados
Sugar Cane Club Hotel And Spa 0.9 NE Maynards, Barbados
Little Good Harbour 1.3 N The vicinity of Speightstown, Barbados

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