What's Near Guana Island

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Nearby Beaches

Little Bay

Some people's favorite places to visit in all of the Virgin Islands are the beautiful stretches of shoreline. You should be able to enjoy close proximity to nearby beaches.

It's good to know something about the characteristics of various locations along the coastal of the Virgin Islands, since they have the potential to affect your visit. Every one of the options near Guana Island (listed in the following table), has features worth noting. Click the names below to learn about amenities and other details:

Beaches Near Guana Island
Beach Distance Direction Location
Guana Island Beach 0.3 SSW Guana Island
Little Bay 1.8 S 3.5 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola
Elizabeth Beach 1.9 S 3.2 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola
Lambert Beach 2.0 S 3.0 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola
Josiah's Bay 2.4 SSW 2.5 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola
Cooten Bay 2.7 SW 2.1 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola
Rogues Bay 2.8 SW Wesley Will, Tortola
Long Bay East 3.0 SE Beef Island
Tiny Trunk Bay 3.1 SW 1.9 mi. North of Road Town, Tortola
Marina Cay Beach 3.5 ESE Marina Cay
Fat Hogs Bay 3.6 S 3.5 mi. East of Road Town, Tortola
Trellis Bay 3.6 SE Beef Island
Little Buck Island 3.8 S Little Buck Island
Lormer Bay 4.0 SW 2.0 mi. North-Northwest of Road Town, Tortola
Brandy Wine Bay 4.4 S Newport, Tortola

The nearest one is Guana Island Beach. Since this beach is a moderate distance off, you really won't have to travel far to enjoy this beautiful section of the coast. Guana Island is north of Tortola, a mostly uninhabited island of lush greenery. The beach is brilliantly white and empty of buildings and development.

Nearby Areas

Stopping by a community or town near your villa complex can help you learn even more about the Virgin Islands, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Guana Island is located just outside the heart of Guana Island, 4.8 miles northeast of downtown Road Town; it is 4.8 miles to the northeast of Road Town.

The areas that are closest to Guana Island are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Lambert Bay, Tortola 2.0 S
Little Camanoe 2.6 SE
Great Camanoe 2.8 E
Parham Town, Tortola 2.9 S
Wesley Will, Tortola 2.9 SW
Marina Cay 3.6 ESE
Beef Island 3.8 SE
Little Buck Island 3.9 S
Scrub Island 4.3 E
Kingstown, Tortola 4.3 S

Nearby Attractions

Virgin Gorda Peak National Park

Guana Island makes for a great locale for active tourists. There are a great deal of active pursuits to be discovered when exploring near this lodging. As a matter of fact, this section of the BVI has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, including Cam Bay National Park, West Dog National Park, and Josiah's Bay Plantation. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Cam Bay National Park.

These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Guana Island
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cam Bay National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.0 E Great Camanoe
West Dog National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.8 E West Dog Island
Josiah's Bay Plantation Historical Site 2.7 S 2.4 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola
VI Maritime Museum Museum 3.8 S 2.5 mi. East of Road Town, Tortola
Little Fort National Park Park -- -- Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Little Fort Ruins Historical Site -- -- Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Old Methodist Church Historical Site 9.7 E Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Virgin Gorda Peak National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.2 E 3.1 mi. Northeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Spring Bay National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.4 ESE 1.3 mi. South-Southwest of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
St. Phillip's Church Historical Site -- -- Kingstown, Tortola
Devil's Bay National Park Park 9.4 ESE 1.7 mi. South-Southwest of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Fallen Jerusalem National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.2 ESE Fallen Jerusalem
Copper Mine National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.2 ESE 1.1 mi. South-Southeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Copper Mine Ruins Historical Site 10.2 ESE 1.1 mi. South-Southeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
1780 Lower Estate Sugar Works Museum Museum 4.6 SW Road Town, Tortola
Mount Healthy National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.7 WSW 2.3 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola
Festival Grounds Park 4.7 SW Road Town, Tortola
J.R. O'Neal Botanic Gardens Botanical Garden 4.7 SW Road Town, Tortola
Parkfields Recreation Grounds Park 4.7 SW Road Town, Tortola
Britannic Hall Historical Site -- -- Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Sir Oliva Georges Plaza Historical Site -- -- Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Her Majesty's Prison Historical Site 4.8 SW Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Up's Cineplex Movie Theater 4.8 SW Road Town, Tortola
Noel Lloyd (P.A.M.) Park Park 4.8 SW Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Sunday Morning Well Historical Site 4.8 SW Road Town, Tortola
Old Recreation Ground Park 4.9 SW Road Town, Tortola
Folk Museum Museum 5.0 SW Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Eugene O'Neal Museum Museum 5.0 SW Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Shark Bay National Park Park 5.2 WSW 2.8 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola
Old Government House Museum Museum 5.2 SW Road Town, Tortola
Fort Charlotte Ruins Historical Site -- -- Road Town, Tortola
Prickly Pear National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 13.7 E Prickly Pear Island
Callwood Historic Distillery Historical Site 6.4 SW Cane Garden Bay, Tortola
John Lettsom House Historical Site -- -- Cane Garden Bay, Tortola
Rhone Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.0 S 5.9 mi. Southeast of Road Town
Dead Chest National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.9 S Dead Chest Island
Thornton Plantation Historical Site 7.0 SW 2.2 mi. South West of Road Town, Tortola
The Dungeon Historical Site 7.5 SW Havers, Tortola
Sage Mountain National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.5 SW 3.0 mi. West-Southwest of Road Town, Tortola
St. Michael Church Ruins Historical Site 7.7 SW Great Carrot Bay, Tortola
North Shore Shell Museum Museum 7.9 SW Little Carrot Bay, Tortola
Belmont Archaeological Site Historical Site -- -- Long Bay, Tortola
Fort Recovery Historical Site 9.2 SW Recovery, Tortola
Diamond Cay National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.0 W 1.8 mi. East of Great Harbour, Jost Van Dyke
Vigilant Sloop Historical Site 10.4 SW Frenchman's Cay
Treasure Point Caves Cave 11.7 S Norman Island

If you're looking for a place where you can while away some free time, Cam Bay National Park is an alternative worth considering. Established as a national park in 1999, Cam Bay is located on the east shore of Gran Camanoe, and is popular amongst sailors because it is known for calm waters. Snorkelers and divers also frequent this spot for the calm waters and shallow reef.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're deciding on a place to stay, it is often a good idea to learn about nearby accommodation options in order to better understand the region. This portion of Guana Island offers guests quite a few additional resorts and hotels to pick from, which will give readers plenty to mull over prior to making a decision. Find out about the area's booking options by reviewing the table below.

Accommodations near Guana Island
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Lambert Beach Resort 2.1 S 3.1 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola
Scrub Island Resort and Spa 3.5 E Scrub Island, Scrub Island
Pusser's Marina Cay Resort 3.6 ESE Marina Cay, Marina Cay
Beef Island Guest House 3.7 SE Beef Island, Beef Island
Mooring-Mariner Inn -- -- Road Town, Tortola
Treasure Isle Hotel 4.4 SW Road Town, Tortola
Village Cay Resort & Marina 4.7 SW Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Maria Hotel by the Sea 4.9 SW Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Fort Burt Hotel 5.2 SSW Road Town, Tortola
Prospect Reef Resort 5.5 SSW Road Town, Tortola
 

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