Jack Bay Beach

Just west of the more popular Lobolly Beach, Jack Bay Beach is its quiet partner which features a more relaxing ambiance and calm waters that are great for snorkeling.

Situated in Jack Bay Point, 1.6 miles north of The Settlement, Jack Bay Beach is on the North East coast of Anegada. You should consider dropping by even if you are not staying particularly close by. Travelers in search of a tranquil, secluded setting might want to plan a visit to Jack Bay Beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

Please note that public restrooms are not available, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun. The water here is clear enough for snorkeling, so bring your equipment if you want to see the underwater world.

What's Nearby


Set on the North East coast of Anegada. Nearby you'll find accommodations like Big Bamboo Cottages, which is found not very far away. Visitors have the option to walk or to take a cab to this property, one of the closest lodging options reachable from Jack Bay Beach, despite the fact that there aren't many other attractions in the area.

Cities and Towns

The nearest part of Anegada to Jack Bay Beach is The Settlement. This location is just a mile and a half from the beach, so it is a good option even if you are somewhat strapped for time. This part of the Virgin Islands is in an area with plenty of worthwhile sites, while still remaining less developed and congested as some other places.


Whether this spot is full of bodies or practically empty will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. There aren't many large hotels nearby, but it can attract guests staying at some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

Though this area doesn't sport many hotels that are within a short car ride, the nearest ones are listed in the following table.

Accommodations near Jack Bay Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Big Bamboo Cottages 0.1 mi. ESE Cottages
Keel Point Cottages 4.0 mi. W Cottages
Anegada Beach Club 4.1 mi. W Hotel
Anegada Reef Hotel 4.5 mi. W Hotel
Neptune's Treasure 4.8 mi. W Hotel


When you're starving for a midday meal, the area around this beach has plenty to offer, so there's no need to go too far from the sea. One of the closest restaurants is Big Bamboo Restaurant. This restaurant has a menu featuring Caribbean cuisine. They're also renowned for their chicken and seafood. You and your group can get to this restaurant and start eating in just a few minutes since it's not far off the beach at all.

The table below provides a list of restaurants closest to this beach.

Restaurants near Jack Bay Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Big Bamboo Restaurant (284) 495-2019 Caribbean Very Casual 0.1 mi. ESE
Whispering Pines -- Caribbean -- 0.3 mi. SE
Flash of Beauty Restaurant (284) 495-8014 Caribbean Very Casual 0.8 mi. ESE
Lobster Trap (284) 495-9466 Caribbean, International Informal 4.1 mi. W
Anegada Reef Hotel Restaurant (284) 495-8002 Eclectic Very Casual 4.5 mi. W
Potter's by the Sea (284) 495-9182 Caribbean, International Very Casual 4.5 mi. WSW
Neptune's Treasure Restaurant (284) 495-9439 International Informal 4.8 mi. W
Pam's Kitchen (284) 495-9237 International Very Casual 4.8 mi. W

Other Beaches

Vacationers looking for a beach that's right for them on Anegada will have lots of options besides Jack Bay Beach.

Perhaps Jack Bay Beach is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in the Virgin Islands you might like.


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