Limestone Bay Beach

Not quite into the remote area of Anguilla but also not well within the tourist spots, Limestone Bay Beach is a good choice for those looking for a little privacy and freedom from the crowds, but also trying to avoid long drives and dangerous roads.

Set in the heart of the island of Anguilla, Limestone Bay Beach is on the North edge of the island, You should consider dropping by regardless of whether you are staying in the vicinity. Seclusion and privacy are the features which most exemplify Anguilla's beaches, but at Limestone Bay Beach, you'll find the same sense of serenity, without having to travel too far from the buzz of the city.

How to Access The Beach
While there are a few ways to reach Limestone Bay Beach, the easiest way is to first head towards Crocus Beach (just Northwest of the airport). From Crocus Beach, you can follow a dirt road north along the coast. The next beach it runs into is Limestone Bay Beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

Limestone Bay Beach is known for its wonderfully soft sand that will have you kicking off any footwear you may have on. Surrounded by an otherwise rocky coast, this football-field sized enclave is a great escape for anyone looking for their own slice of tropical paradise.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location.

Remember to take into account that the region in which Limestone Bay Beach is located is rather congested, so factor that into your plans.

What's Nearby

Attractions

This pleasant stretch of sand known as Limestone Bay Beach is on the North coast of Anguilla; the area hosts attractions such as Savannah Gallery, which is a mile away.

If you're intrigued by Anguilla's history, some of the nearby attractions offer a historical perspective of the country. The nearest historical attraction is Warden's Place, which is one of the closest destinations of historical interest in the neighborhood of Limestone Bay Beach.

With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never run out of ways to stay busy. The closest attractions are found in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Limestone Bay Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Savannah Gallery Art Gallery 1.1 mi. SSE Anguilla
Warden's Place Historical Site 1.2 mi. SSE Anguilla
Loblolly Gallery Art Gallery 1.3 mi. SSE Anguilla
Anguilla Arts and Crafts Shop Art Gallery 1.7 mi. SE Anguilla
Old Factory Historical Site 1.8 mi. SE Anguilla
Wallblake House Museum 1.9 mi. SE Anguilla

Cities and Towns

the Valley is nearby and is noted for its balance between seclusion and urbanization. From the shore, the Valley isn't far off, maybe a mile and a half (three kilometers).

Hotels

How many other people you encounter at Limestone Bay Beach will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. There aren't many major hotels nearby, but it can attract visitors staying at the few small lodgings in the area.

Although beach-goers generally won't find very many accommodations in the immediate vicinity, those accommodations closest to Limestone Bay Beach can be seen in the table that follows.

Accommodations near Limestone Bay Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Lloyd's Bed and Breakfast 1.3 mi. SSE B & B
Las Esquinas 3.4 mi. S B & B

Food

A trip to the beach isn't complete until you eat at a nearby restaurant, where you can get a taste of the local fare, without going too far from the coast. One of the nearest restaurants is Blue Bar & Brick Oven Pizza Restaurant. This restaurant has a menu featuring Italian cuisine. They are also known for serving pizza. When you start to get hungry, you won't need to wait too long to eat as it's just a little ways away.

The table below provides a list of dining options located near this beach.

Restaurants near Limestone Bay Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Blue Bar & Brick Oven Pizza Restaurant (264) 462-1000 Italian Very Casual 0.9 mi. S
Da' Vida Restaurant & Spa (264) 498-5433 American, Caribbean Informal 1.3 mi. S
Ken's Pork -- Caribbean Very Casual -- --
English Rose Restaurant (264) 497-5353 American, Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Lisa's Restaurant (264) 498-3057 -- -- -- --
Valley Bistro (264) 498-5100 Mediterranean Very Casual 1.8 mi. SE
Fat Cat Gourmet to Go (264) 497-2307 American Very Casual 1.9 mi. SE
Hungry's (264) 235-8907 Caribbean Very Casual 1.9 mi. SE
Andy's Restaurant & Bar (264) 498-2639 Fusion Informal 2.0 mi. SE
Tropical Treats (264) 498-5768 -- -- 2.0 mi. S
Veya Restaurant and Cafe (264) 498-8392 Pan Asian / Pacific Rim Informal 2.2 mi. S
Mingz Bar & Restaurant (264) 497-6888 -- -- 2.3 mi. S

Other Beaches

Limestone Bay Beach isn't the only beach worth checking out in Anguilla.

You may also want to consider Forest Bay North, which is located three miles away.

You may find that Limestone Bay Beach is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; in which case there are other beaches (and other outdoor attractions) worth trying.

 

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