What's Near Maracas Bay

The gorgeous beaches on Trinidad are some of the most anticipated tourist sites that you'll find on the islands. Fortunately, Maracas Bay is directly on the water, so you won't have to go very far to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area.

Nearby Beaches

Maracas Bay

Of course, since Maracas Bay was built directly on Maracas Bay, relaxing at the water's edge is a popular pastime at this property. The north coast of Trinidad is home to Maracas Bay, one of the more popular beaches on the island. Sit along the shore or enjoy the often rocky waters with strong current under the safety of a lifeguard. For guests who are eager for some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Maracas Bay
Beach Distance Direction Location
Cyril Bay 0.8 W 9.0 mi. Northeast of Port of Spain
Tyrico Bay 1.4 E 10.4 mi. Northeast of Port of Spain
Las Cuevas Bay 3.4 ENE 12.5 mi. Northeast of Port of Spain

The most convenient one to visit is Cyril Bay. Set along Trinidad's North coast is Cyril Bay, a great locale for a day of splashing around with the family. Despite it's remote location, many people make the trek, so don't expect to have the beach to yourself.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your hotel can act as a nice day trip, no matter if it's for a quick family outing, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Maracas Bay is found in Maracas Bay, a neighborhood on Trinidad; it is to the northeast of Port of Spain.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Maracas Bay:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Maraval 5.8 SW
Cascade 7.1 SW
St. Ann's 7.4 SW
Belmont 7.7 SW
San Juan 7.9 S
St. Clair 8.2 SW
St. James 8.5 SW
Valsayn 8.6 S
downtown Port of Spain 8.7 SW

Nearby Attractions

Caroni Bird Sanctuary

Although there aren't many attractions within a close distance of the hotel, you can still experience attractions like Caroni Bird Sanctuary, which is one of the closest choices.

View the table below to learn more about what attractions are nearby:

Attractions Near Maracas Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Caroni Bird Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.9 S 5.0 mi. Northwest of Chaguanas
Caroni Lagoon National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.6 S 5.2 mi. Northwest of Chaguanas
Kay Donna Drive In Movie Theater 9.1 S 7.2 mi. North of Chaguanas
Palladium Cinema Movie Theater -- -- St. Augustine
Angostura Museum and Barcant Butterfly Collection Museum 8.0 S 4.2 mi. East of Port of Spain
Fort Picton Historical Site -- -- 2.8 mi. East of Port of Spain
St. Vincent Jetty Range Rear Lighthouse 9.0 SSW 2.0 mi. East-Southeast of Port of Spain
Central Bank Money Museum Museum 9.0 SW Downtown Port of Spain
Woodford Square Park 8.7 SW Downtown Port of Spain
Victoria Square Park 8.8 SW Downtown Port of Spain
National Museum & Art Gallery Museum -- -- Downtown Port of Spain
Memorial Park Park 8.1 SW Belmont
Hayes Court Historical Site 8.2 SW Downtown Port of Spain
Globe Cinema Movie Theater 8.7 SW Woodbrook
Little Carib Theatre White & Roberts Sts Movie Theater -- -- Woodbrook
Queen's Park Savannah Park 8.0 SW Downtown Port of Spain
Siegert Square Park 8.7 SW Woodbrook
Queen's Park Oval Park 8.5 SW Woodbrook
Queen's Royal College Sports Ground Park 8.2 SW St. Clair
King George V Park Park 8.4 SW St. Clair
Jackson Square Park 8.1 SW St. Clair
Stollmeyer's Castle Historical Site 8.0 SW St. Clair
Royal Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 7.7 SW St. Ann's
President's House Historical Site 7.5 SW St. Ann's
Emperor Valley Zoo Zoo 7.7 SW St. Ann's
Public Service Association Grounds Park 8.1 SW Downtown Port of Spain
Forest & Nature Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.1 ESE 10.6 mi. Northeast of Port of Spain
Maracas Waterfall Waterfall 1.4 S 8.5 mi. Northeast of Port of Spain
ASA Wright Nature Center Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.3 E 15.2 mi. Northeast of Chaguanas
Chaguaramas Military History & Aviation Museum Museum 12.8 WSW 5.6 mi. West-Northwest of Port of Spain
Yarra Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.1 E 16.4 mi. East-Northeast of Port of Spain
Edith Falls Waterfall 12.6 W 7.8 mi. Northwest of Port of Spain
Blanchisseuses Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.1 E 19.1 mi. East-Northeast of Port of Spain
Parva Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.3 E 20.8 mi. Northeast of Chaguanas

If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, Caroni Bird Sanctuary might be what the doctor ordered. The Caroni Bird Sanctuary is a swamp popular among eco tourists for its plentiful offering of bird watching opportunities.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're choosing where to book your stay, it can sometimes be worthwhile to find out about nearby lodging possibilities in order to better understand the region. Even though you might only find a couple additional resort and hotel options right around Maracas Bay, its quiet surroundings make it an ideal choice for those hoping to enjoy a peaceful vacation destination. On the other hand, you can still locate additional accommodation options by traveling out a bit farther. Find out what you need to know about all the region's hotel booking possibilities by viewing the following table.

Accommodations near Maracas Bay
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Crosswinds Villa -- -- 6.5 mi. Northeast of Port of Spain, Trinidad
Las Cuevas 4.0 ENE 13.1 mi. Northeast of Port of Spain, Trinidad
Chaconia Hotel 5.1 SW Maraval, Trinidad
Monique's 6.5 SW Maraval, Trinidad
Cascadia Hotel And Conference Center 6.6 SW 2.9 mi. Northeast of Port of Spain, Trinidad
Royal Palm Suite Hotel -- -- 2.5 mi. North-Northeast of Port of Spain, Trinidad
Hilton Trinidad & Conference Centre 7.1 SSW 3.3 mi. East of Port of Spain, Trinidad
Coblentz Inn Boutique Hotel 7.2 SW Cascade, Trinidad
L'Orchidee Boutique Hotel 7.3 SW Cascade, Trinidad
Sun Deck Suites 7.4 SSW 3.9 mi. East of Port of Spain, Trinidad

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