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Nelson's Dockyard

St. John's, English Harbour, Antigua
+1 268-481-5021
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St. John's, English Harbour, Antigua
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"shops and restaurants"
in 27 reviews
"small museum"
in 60 reviews
"lots of history"
in 39 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 78 reviews
"shirley heights"
in 143 reviews
"beautiful yachts"
in 19 reviews
"interesting place"
in 25 reviews
"admiral's inn"
in 21 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 38 reviews
"naval history"
in 27 reviews
"dock yard"
in 21 reviews
"historic area"
in 17 reviews
"great history"
in 23 reviews
"sailing week"
in 23 reviews
"guided tour"
in 28 reviews
"piece of history"
in 18 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 20 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The location and venues on the property are excellent. The locals are very accomodating and the variety of is wonderful, from seafood, jerk, curry and barbeque. Must visit the historic Berkley. Neat spot and endless views.

Thank MicheleR5
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Located in English Harbor, Nelson's Dockyard is an original Georgian era Dockyard. The restored buildings of the site have been repurposed into small shops selling all manner of trinkets. Hotels and restaurants are housed in some of the larger buildings. We had a guided 10...More

Thank bluize36
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I have visited Antigua on several occasions and work always takes me here which is no hardship at all. Full of history and great buildings, this is a great place to visit and hang out at one of the bars and restaurants. The shops are...More

Thank Fleece71
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This area is pristine .colonial houses fantastic yachts .very good museum value for money.pricey eating places but a wonderful view of the harbour

Thank Linda F
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a can't-miss location if you want to get beyond your resort and learn about the island's history. Really well-done displays and tour guides.

Thank Sheri W
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is really well-maintained and when we were there a tall ships regatta was ongoing. It was great to wander round and look at all the yachts and boats and their names and where they had come from. We found a great bar, cool in...More

Thank allliemk
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great place to visit and was renamed as Nelson Dockyard as Nelson served there for a time on his way up through the Navy ranks. It has a mix of Georgian and Victorian buildings all restored and now an array of shops...More

Thank EAN44
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful location and if you walk a little way further from the tourists so peaceful and calm - could quite happily spend all day / several days there just relaxing. The whole area is beautiful but the actual dockyard is very interesting with many historical...More

Thank kerryc101
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely opportunity to see the harbour .. included as a part of our tour of the island .. a valuable insight into the Islands history..

Thank Belindas85
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the history and seeing some beautiful boats. A good place to grab a bite and a cold beer on a hot day

Thank Carol25624
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artnuvo
15 January 2018|
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Response from BazzaBear34 | Reviewed this property |
We visited on cruise tour but there were plenty of taxi on site
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artnuvo
15 January 2018|
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Response from J K | Reviewed this property |
Every bus #17 that goes there returns to St John's (unless, possibly, it is the end of the day.) We opted to take the taxi to Shirley Heights but there are frequent buses. They leave St John's when they are full or nearly so... More
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storm1924
20 November 2017|
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Response from Nockle1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes Walk up to the main coastal road Turn right Should be no more than ten mins
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