Sign Up
Newsletter Signup
Free Fodor's Newsletter

Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.

Passport: Your weekly travel wrap-up
Today's Departure: Your daily dose of travel inspiration

Sights

Runaway Beach

  • down main north-coast road from Dickenson Bay Map It
  • St. John's
  • Beach–Sight

Updated 03/12/2015

Fodor's Review

An often unoccupied stretch of bone-white sand, this beach is still rebuilding after years of hurricane erosion, with just enough palms left for shelter. Both the water and the scene are relatively calm, the sand reasonably well-maintained, and beach restaurants such as Sandhaven and La Bussola offer cool shade and cold beer. Hug the lagoon past the entrance to Siboney Beach Club to get here; the Buccaneer Beach Club is the unofficial demarcation point between Dickenson and Runaway Bays. Amenities : food and drink. Best for : snorkeling; swimming; walking.

Sight Information

Address:

Approximately 2 miles (3 km) northwest of St. John's, down main north-coast road from Dickenson Bay, St. John's, Antigua

Map It

Updated 03/12/2015

Advertisement

Map View

Map of



What's Nearby

  • Sights

See all sights in

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?

Experience

Ease

Value

Don't Miss

Advertisement

Love To Travel?

Get FREE e-mail communications from Fodor's Travel, covering must-see travel destinations, expert trip planning advice, and travel inspiration to fuel your passion.

How we use your email

Thank You

Now sit back, relax, and check your inbox to start planning your next travel adventure.

Please tell us more about the type of travel you're interested in. Check all that apply.