Golden Grove
in Parish of Saint John, Antigua and Barbuda

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
17.089 and -61.847 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 17° 5' 20" and W -61° 50' 48"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - XCD
Spoken languages:
English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:42 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: America/Antigua
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:08 am and 6:19 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-20.017 and 119.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Shellborough
References
This place on Geonames.org

Touring Golden Grove

Golden Grove in Parish of Saint John is a town located in Antigua and Barbuda a little south of Saint John's, the country's capital place.

Time in Golden Grove is now 11:42 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named America / Antigua with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 9 airports nearby Golden Grove, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Antigua and Barbuda is V.C. Bird International Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park in Saint kitts and nevis at a distance of 49 mi (or 78 km). Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Saint John's, Bolands, Piggotts, Parham and Falmouth. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

Hermitage Bay All Inclusive

Address
3,0 mi
Hermitage Bay
00000 Jennings
Antigua and Barbuda

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Villas at Sunset Lane

Address
4,5 mi
Sunset Lane,Paradise View
Saint John's
Antigua and Barbuda

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 03:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Galley Bay Resort & Spa - All-Inclusive - Adults Only

Address
2,3 mi
Five Islands Village
Antigua
Antigua and Barbuda

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


COCOS HOTEL

Address
3,5 mi
VALLEY ROAD
2024 Antigua
Antigua and Barbuda

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


South Coast Horizons

Address
4,6 mi
1521 Old Road
Cades Bay
Antigua and Barbuda

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Villas at Sunset Lane - Adults Only

Address
4,0 mi
Sunset Lane, Paradise View, McKinnons
00000 St Johns
Antigua and Barbuda

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Copper and Lumber Store Historic Inn

Address
3,8 mi
Nelsons Dockyard
Antigua
Antigua and Barbuda

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Anchorage Inn

Address
3,9 mi
Anchorage Road 11
00000 St Johns
Antigua and Barbuda

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Rentals at Touch Therapies

Address
3,2 mi
Fort Road
St Johns
Antigua and Barbuda

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Jolly Apartments

Address
3,1 mi
Jolly Harbour
Jolly Harbour
Antigua and Barbuda

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Antigua and Barbuda

Antigua and Barbuda is a twin-island nation lying between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. It consists of two major inhabited islands, Antigua and Barbuda, and a number of smaller islands (including Great Bird, Green, Guinea, Long, Maiden and York Islands and further south, the island of Redonda). The permanent population numbers approximately 81,800 (at the 2011 Census) and the capital and largest port and city is St. John's, on Antigua.

Located at 17.1167, -61.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Antigua and Barbuda, Caribbean countries, Member states of the Caribbean Community, Former British colonies, English-speaking countries and territories, Island countries, Member states of the Commonwealth of Nations, Liberal democracies, Constitutional monarchies, Requests for audio pronunciation (English), States and territories established in 1981, Member states of the United Nations

St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda

St. John's is the capital and largest city of Antigua and Barbuda, a country located in the West Indies in the Caribbean Sea. St. John's is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:17|7|N|61|51|W||| |primary |name= }}. With a population of 24,226 (2000), St. John's is the commercial centre of the nation and the chief port of the island of Antigua.

Located at 17.1167, -61.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda, Capitals in North America, Capitals in the Caribbean, Populated places established in 1632, Populated places in Antigua and Barbuda, Marine art museums

Saint George Parish, Antigua and Barbuda

Saint George is a parish of Antigua and Barbuda on the island of Antigua. It includes Long Island and the localities of Barnes Hill, Marble Hill, Crosbies, Hodges Bay, Paradise View, Coolidge, Carlisle, Fitches Creek, Osbourn, Pigotts, New Winthorpes, Picadilly, Gunthorpes, Sea View Farm and Paynters. V.C. Bird International Airport is in Saint George Parish. The head office of LIAT is on the airport grounds.

Located at 17.1167, -61.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parishes of Antigua and Barbuda

Saint Mary Parish, Antigua and Barbuda

Saint Mary is a parish of Antigua and Barbuda on the island of Antigua. The capital is Bolands, other localities include Ebenezer, Jennings, Blubber Valley, Yorks, Seaforths, Sawcolts, Cedar Hall, Bishops, Cades Bay, Claremont, Glebe, Orange Valley Mill, New Division John Hughes, Old Road, Crabs Hill and Johnsons Point.

Located at 17.0333, -61.8833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parishes of Antigua and Barbuda

Saint John Parish, Antigua and Barbuda

Saint John is a parish of Antigua and Barbuda on the island of Antigua. It contains the capital city, St. John's. Other localities include Renfrew, Aberdeen, Bendals, Branns Hamlet, Buckleys, Cooks New Extension, Cooks Hill, Cedar Grove, Emanuel, Five Islands, Grays Farm, Gray Hill, Green Bay, Golden Grove, Nut Grove, Villa, Gamble's Terrace, Upper Gamble's, Weatherhills and Tomlinson.

Located at 17.1167, -61.8333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parishes of Antigua and Barbuda

Antigua Recreation Ground

Antigua Recreation Ground is the national stadium of Antigua and Barbuda. It is located in St. John's, on the island of Antigua. The ground has been used by the West Indies cricket team and Antigua and Barbuda national football team. It has Test cricket status. A number of great cricketers, including Andy Roberts and Richie Richardson, began their first-class careers there.

Located at 17.1223, -61.839 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cricket grounds in Antigua and Barbuda, Test cricket grounds in the West Indies, Football venues in Antigua and Barbuda, National stadiums, St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda

House of Representatives (Antigua and Barbuda)

The House of Representatives of Antigua and Barbuda is the lower chamber of the country's bicameral parliament. The current House of Representatives, formed following elections held on 12 March 2009, has a total of 19 members. 17 members are directly elected to five year terms from single member constituencies using the first-past-the-post system. There is one ex-officio member and the remaining seat is held by the Speaker.

Located at 17.1178, -61.8333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Government of Antigua and Barbuda, National lower houses

Government House (Antigua & Barbuda)

Government House, Saint John's, Antigua & Barbuda. The official residence as well as office of the Governor-General of Antigua and Barbuda, it was built in the 17th Century Colonial style with Georgian architecture and extensive gardens. The residence is not open to the public.

Located at 17.1229, -61.8406 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Antigua and Barbuda, Official residences, Politics of Antigua and Barbuda, St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda

Sir Vivian Richards Stadium

Sir Vivian Richards Stadium is a stadium in North Sound, Antigua, Antigua and Barbuda. It was built for use in the 2007 Cricket World Cup where it hosted Super 8 matches. The stadium usually caters for 10,000 people, but temporary seating doubled its capacity for the 2007 Cricket World Cup. The stadium is named after former West Indies cricket team captain Viv Richards. The stadium is about 10–20 minutes drive from the capital city, St. John's, and the country's international airport,.

Located at 17.1033, -61.7849 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Antigua and Barbuda, Cricket grounds in Antigua and Barbuda, Test cricket grounds in the West Indies, Sports venues in Antigua and Barbuda

All Saints, Antigua and Barbuda

All Saints is the second largest town in Antigua and Barbuda, with a population of 3,412. It's located in the middle of Antigua, at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:17|3|N|61|47|W||| | |name= }}. Just 5 miles SE of here is the capital, St. John's. Within the vicinity of the town is Betty's Hope, the first large-scale sugarcane plantation in Antigua.

Located at 17.05, -61.7833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
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Populated places in Antigua and Barbuda

Holy Family Cathedral (St. John's)

Holy Family Cathedral is the main cathedral of the Roman Catholic Diocese of St. John's-Basseterre and is located in the city of St. John's in Antigua and Barbuda. This cathedral holds the episcopal seat of the diocesan bishop Donald J. Reece. The cathedral was opened in January 1987. The design of the Cathedral is modern and it is an octagon with a tower at the centre. On the tower there is a large cross, the largest external church cross in the country.

Located at 17.1165, -61.8376 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
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St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda, Cathedrals in Antigua and Barbuda, Church buildings in the Caribbean, Roman Catholic cathedrals in the Caribbean, Roman Catholic churches completed in 1987

Mount Obama

Mount Obama (known as Boggy Peak until August 4, 2009) is the highest point in the nation of Antigua and Barbuda and on the island of Antigua. It lies in the far southwest of the island at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:17|2|31|N|61|51|4|W| | |name= }}, and rises to a height of 402 metres and is named after Barack Obama, the 44th President of the United States.

Located at 17.0419, -61.8511 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
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Landforms of Antigua and Barbuda, Barack Obama

Five Island Harbour

Five Island Harbour is a large indentation in the west coast of the island of Antigua. It is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:17|6|N|61|54|W||| | |name= }}, some five kilometres southwest of the capital, St. John's.

Located at 17.1, -61.9 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
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Landforms of Antigua and Barbuda

Signal Hill (Antigua and Barbuda)

Signal Hill is the second-highest peak in Antigua. It rises to a height of 365 m (1217 ft), and overlooks the south coast of Antigua to the west of Falmouth Harbour. Like its higher neighbour, Mount Obama (formerly Boggy Peak), it forms part of the Shekerley Mountains.

Located at 17.0333, -61.8167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
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Landforms of Antigua and Barbuda

Jolly Harbour

Jolly Harbour is a township in Antigua. It is located in the southwest of the island, on the coast close to Bolands, south of Five Islands Harbour. It contains shops, restaurants, holiday villas, private houses, golf-course and a marina and boatyard.

Located at 17.0661, -61.8872 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
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Populated places in Antigua and Barbuda

Sawcolts

Sawcolts is a small township in the southwest of the island of Antigua. It is located to the east of Sage Hill in the Shekerley Mountains, the low range which skirts the island's southeastern coastline. The township is located to the north of Fig Tree Drive, the scenic route which connects Swetes and the south coast at Old Road.

Located at 17.05, -61.8167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
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Populated places in Antigua and Barbuda

St. Johnston, Antigua and Barbuda

St. Johnston (or St. Johnston Village) is a settlement in the northwest of the island of Antigua. It lies to the east of the capital, St. John's, of which is virtually a suburb. Potters Village lies immediately to the southeast.

Located at 17.1193, -61.8164 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
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Populated places in Antigua and Barbuda

Museum of Antigua and Barbuda

The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda is a museum in St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda. It is housed in the colonial Court House, constructed in 1747 on the site of the first city market, and is the oldest building still in use in the city. The museum displays both Arawak and colonial artifacts recovered on archaeological digs on the islands. It also features a life-sized replica of an Arawak house, models of sugar plantations, along with a history of the island, and Viv Richards' cricket bat.

Located at 17.1222, -61.8439 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
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Museums in Antigua and Barbuda, St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda

Fort James, Antigua and Barbuda

Fort James is a fort at the entrance to the harbour of St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda. The fort was built in 1706 to guard St. John's harbour and is one of the many forts built by the British in the 18th century. Fear of French invasion prompted the construction. It is located on a headland overlooking the town northwesterly. A powder magazine, several cannons and the foundation of the fort's wall remain. The main attraction today is the excellent view of the surrounding harbor.

Located at 17.1333, -61.8667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
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St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda, Forts in Antigua and Barbuda

Stanford Cricket Ground

The Stanford Cricket Ground, colloquially known as "Sticky Wicket Stadium", is a cricket ground in Osbourn, Saint George Parish, Antigua. It was previously known as the Airport Cricket Ground, before it was taken over by Allen Stanford and rebuilt in 2004. It is the home ground of Leeward Islands, and has hosted many international twenty20, including both the 2006 & 2008 Stanford 20/20 tournaments and the 2008 Stanford Super Series.

Located at 17.141, -61.7948 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
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St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda, Cricket grounds in Antigua and Barbuda, Football venues in Antigua and Barbuda

Geography of Antigua and Barbuda

Antigua and Barbuda lie in the eastern arc of the Leeward Islands of the Lesser Antilles, separating the Atlantic Ocean from the Caribbean Sea. Antigua is 650 km southeast of Puerto Rico; Barbuda lies 48 km due north of Antigua, and the uninhabited island of Redonda is 56 km southwest of Antigua.

Located at 17.05, -61.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
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Geography of Antigua and Barbuda

Coolidge Air Force Base

Coolidge Air Force Base was an American military air base on the island of Antigua that operated from 1941 until 1948. It later reopened as Coolidge International Airport and is now known as V. C. Bird International Airport. The airport was built as a United States Army Air Forces base during World War II and named Coolidge Airfield after Capt. Hamilton Coolidge (1895–1918), a United States Army Air Service pilot killed in World War I.

Located at 17.1367, -61.7928 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
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Destroyers for Bases Agreement airfields, Closed facilities of the United States Air Force, Airports in Antigua and Barbuda

Antigua Public Library

The Antigua Public Library is the national library of Antigua and Barbuda, located in St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:17.120508|-61.838485||||||| |primary |name= }}. One of the earliest sources of books on the island was through the work of the Reverend Thomas Bray in the late 17th Century. Various library societies grew to prominence in the mid-19th Century, including the Antigua Library Society and the Presbyterian Church Library.

Located at 17.1205, -61.8385 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
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Education in Antigua and Barbuda, Libraries in Antigua and Barbuda, National libraries, St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda, Library buildings completed in 2009

Dickenson Bay

Dickenson Bay is located on the northwestern coast of Antigua, close to Cedar Grove. While Dickenson Bay is not the most secluded beach in Antigua, its intensely white beaches and tranquil seas attracts many visitors. A string of relatively large resort hotels, means that Dickenson Bay has one of the island's largest collections of rooms. The beachfront is lined with restaurants, beach bars, and water sports concessions.

Located at 17.159, -61.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
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Bays of Antigua and Barbuda, Visitor attractions in Antigua and Barbuda

McKinnon's Pond

McKinnon's Pond is a lake just north of St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda, the capital of its country. Runaway Beach is just west of it, and it is fed by a small stream leading from St. John's.

Located at 17.146, -61.852 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
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Bodies of water of Antigua and Barbuda

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