What's Located Around Anchorage Inn

Nearby Beaches

Runaway Beach

It's been said that the best sites to visit in all of Antigua are their beautiful beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.

All of the beaches adorning the coast of Antigua have their own unique features; the qualities and amenities associated with each can play an important part in how much you enjoy your time on the sand. The following options each offer something a little different. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Anchorage Inn
Beach Distance Direction Location
Runaway Beach 0.6 W Runaway Bay
Dickenson Bay 1.0 N Dickenson Bay
Fort James Beach 1.3 SW St. John's
Soldier Bay West 1.6 N 0.7 mi. North-Northeast of Dickenson Bay
Soldier Bay East 1.8 NNE Cedar Grove
St. Johns Harbor South 2.1 SW St. John's
St. Johns Harbor West 2.4 SW Five Islands
Trafalgar Beach 2.5 WSW Five Islands
Deep Bay 2.8 WSW Five Islands
Jabberwock 3.4 ENE 3.3 mi. East of Dickenson Bay
Shoal Bay 3.6 E Dutchman Bay
Galley Bay Beach 3.6 WSW Five Islands
Landing Bay 3.8 WSW Five Islands
Hawksbill Bay 3.9 SW Five Islands
Winthorpes Bay Beach 3.9 E Dutchman Bay
Pinching Bay 4.5 SW Five Islands

The most obvious one to visit is Runaway Beach. Bear in mind that this beach is a reasonable traveling distance away, so you won't have far to go if you're looking to enjoy a beautiful stretch of coastline. Runaway Beach has calm waters for swimming and a beach bar where you can grab a beer. Its spotted with hotels, but usually not too crowded.

If you're searching for a stretch of sand that attracts very few tourists, Fort James Beach might be just right for you. Fort James Beach has wonderfully white sand and transparent waters. It has a few great nearby restaurants, but it's not overly developed. It can be found one and a quarter miles south west of the hotel.

Nearby Areas

Guests who want to know a little bit more about the area's important features might like to know how far away the adjacent city or town is from the property. Anchorage Inn is located on St. John's, a city in Antigua.

The areas that are closest to Anchorage Inn are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Runaway Bay 0.6 WNW
Dickenson Bay 0.9 N
downtown St. John's 1.7 S
Cedar Grove 1.8 NE
Cassada Gardens 2.3 ESE
Five Islands 3.4 SW
Pigotts 3.6 ESE
Potters Village 3.6 SE
Dutchman Bay 3.8 E
Prickly Pear Island 3.9 NE

Nearby Attractions

The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda

Travelers in need of a fun agenda while visiting Antigua will quickly learn that Anchorage Inn is in a fascinating area with a number of sights. You will soon notice that this section of Dickenson Bay has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, like The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda, Deluxe Cinemas, and St. John's Cathedral, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Anchorage Inn
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda Museum 1.6 S Downtown St. John's
Deluxe Cinemas Movie Theater 1.7 S Downtown St. John's
St. John's Cathedral Historical Site 1.5 S Downtown St. John's
Victoria Park Botanical Garden 1.8 SSE St. John's
Caribbean Cinemas - Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 1.0 SE St. John's
Fort James Historical Site 1.5 SW St. John's
Old Sugar Mill Ruins Historical Site 2.2 ESE Cassada Gardens
National Hero's Park Museum 3.0 SE 1.9 mi. East of St. John's
Fort Barrington Historical Site 2.8 WSW Five Islands
Greencastle Hill Park Historical Site 5.0 S 2.5 mi. East of Jolly Harbour
Old Sugar Factory Historical Site 4.0 SE 3.0 mi. East of St. John's
Sweets Windmill Ruins Historical Site 6.7 SSE 3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour
Detour Bike Trails Park -- -- 1.6 mi. Southeast of Jolly Harbour
Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour Zip Line Site -- -- Sweets
Betty's Hope Museum -- -- 2.5 mi. West of Willikies
Monk's Hill Park Park 9.2 SE 0.5 mi. North of Falmouth Harbour
Nelson's Ruins West Historical Site 10.9 SSE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast Historical Site 11.0 SSE English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast Historical Site 11.0 SSE English Harbour
Dockyard Museum Museum 11.1 SSE English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park Park 11.1 SSE English Harbour
Orange Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- Willikies
Fort Berkeley Historical Site 11.2 SSE English Harbour
Jones Valley Trail Park -- -- 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Lookout Trail Park 11.5 SE 0.7 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Shirley Heights Fort Historical Site 11.6 SE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour
Carpenters Rock Trail Hiking Trail 11.7 SE 0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour

If you're looking for somewhere interesting to go, The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda could be just what the doctor ordered. Puruse this museum and discover the fascinating history of Antigua, from before European settlements to cultural experiences today. It may provide you with a new lens with which to view this tropical paradise.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning about nearby hotel booking options is often a convenient way to get a feel for the surrounding area. Although you'll only find a handful of additional places to stay in this part of Antigua, its quiet surroundings make it a perfect choice for visitors hoping to find a peaceful destination. To get additional info about booking options available close-by, see the table below.

Accommodations near Anchorage Inn
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Serendipity Cottages 0.9 ESE St. John's, Antigua
City View Hotel 1.5 S Downtown St. John's, Antigua
Heritage Hotel 1.7 S 0.2 mi. West-Northwest of St. John's

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