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.
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:
|Six Men's Bay||1.2||N||The vicinity of Speightstown|
|Colony Club Beach||4.0||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.
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:
|St. Peter Parish||3.2||NE|
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.
|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 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|
|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|
|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|
|Historical Site||8.3||SE||3.7 mi. South West of Bathsheba|
|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|
|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|
|Movie Theater||--||--||Downtown Bridgetown|
|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|
|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|
|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|
|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|
|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.
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.
|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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