What's Located Around Sandcastle Hotel

If this sounds like you, booking a hotel located near a nice beach can add a special element to your holiday in the British Virgin Islands.

Therefore, most guests are delighted that Sandcastle Hotel is situated directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go out of the way to enjoy the pleasant coast.

Nearby Beaches

White Bay Beach

Naturally, since Sandcastle Hotel was built directly on White Bay Beach, relaxing on the sand is one of the main attractions here. A white sand beach on Jost Van Dyke island, White Bay is flanked by villas and hotels. There is also a heavy amount of greenery behind the beach, standing in contrast to the light colored sand. For those who are willing to venture off site, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the name of each one in the table to learn more:

Beaches Near Sandcastle
Beach Distance Direction Location
Great Harbour Beach 1.0 E Great Harbour, Jost Van Dyke
Sandy Cay Beach 3.6 E Sandy Cay
Sandy Spit 3.7 E Sandy Spit
Green Cay Beach 3.7 E Green Cay

The nearest one is Great Harbour Beach. On the south side of Jost Van Dyke, this is a steep bay set well in from the coast and usually a little bustling. There are always at least a few boats on the water.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your hotel can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or sampling authentic cuisine with the locals. Sandcastle Hotel is found in White Bay, a neighborhood near Great Harbour; it's to the west of Road Town.

The areas that are closest to Sandcastle Hotel are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Great Harbour, Jost Van Dyke 0.9 E
Little Harbour, Jost Van Dyke 2.2 E
Little Jost Van Dyke 3.0 E
Sandy Cay 3.7 E
Sandy Spit 3.7 E
Green Cay 3.8 E
West End, Tortola 5.6 SE
Long Bay, Tortola 6.0 SE
Frenchman's Cay 6.2 SE
Great Carrot Bay, Tortola 6.5 ESE

Nearby Attractions

Callwood Historic Distillery

Travelers who want to try unfamiliar activities during their stay on Jost Van Dyke will find that Sandcastle Hotel is a great starting point for their adventures. As a matter of fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, such as Diamond Cay National Park, Belmont Archaeological Site, and Vigilant Sloop, to name a few. The closest of the three is Diamond Cay National Park.

In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Sandcastle
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Diamond Cay National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.7 E 1.8 mi. East of Great Harbour, Jost Van Dyke
Belmont Archaeological Site Historical Site -- -- Long Bay, Tortola
Vigilant Sloop Historical Site -- -- Frenchman's Cay
St. Michael Church Ruins Historical Site -- -- Great Carrot Bay, Tortola
North Shore Shell Museum Museum -- -- Little Carrot Bay, Tortola
Little Tobago - Great Tobago National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.1 W 13.9 mi. West of Road Town
John Lettsom House Historical Site -- -- Cane Garden Bay, Tortola
Callwood Historic Distillery Historical Site 7.2 E Cane Garden Bay, Tortola
Fort Recovery Historical Site -- -- Recovery, Tortola
Sage Mountain National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.4 ESE 3.0 mi. West-Southwest of Road Town, Tortola
Shark Bay National Park Park 7.6 E 2.8 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola
Mount Healthy National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.2 E 2.3 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola
The Dungeon Historical Site 8.5 ESE Havers, Tortola
Thornton Plantation Historical Site -- -- 2.2 mi. South West of Road Town, Tortola
Old Recreation Ground Park 9.3 E Road Town, Tortola
Sunday Morning Well Historical Site -- -- Road Town, Tortola
J.R. O'Neal Botanic Gardens Botanical Garden 9.4 E Road Town, Tortola
Up's Cineplex Movie Theater 9.4 E Road Town, Tortola
Parkfields Recreation Grounds Park 9.5 E Road Town, Tortola
1780 Lower Estate Sugar Works Museum Museum -- -- Road Town, Tortola
Festival Grounds Park 9.6 E Road Town, Tortola
Fort Charlotte Ruins Historical Site -- -- Road Town, Tortola
Folk Museum Museum 9.7 E Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Eugene O'Neal Museum Museum 9.7 E Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Britannic Hall Historical Site -- -- Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Sir Oliva Georges Plaza Historical Site -- -- Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Noel Lloyd (P.A.M.) Park Park 9.8 E Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Her Majesty's Prison Historical Site 9.8 E Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Old Government House Museum Museum 9.8 E Road Town, Tortola
St. Phillip's Church Historical Site -- -- Kingstown, Tortola
Josiah's Bay Plantation Historical Site -- -- 2.4 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola
VI Maritime Museum Museum 12.3 E 2.5 mi. East of Road Town, Tortola
Treasure Point Caves Cave -- -- Norman Island
Virgin Islands Coral Reef National Monument Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.9 SSE 12.2 mi. South-Southwest of Road Town
Dead Chest National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.3 ESE Dead Chest Island

If you're searching for an enjoyable experience, Diamond Cay National Park might be a good choice. One of Jost Van Dyke's smallest natural attractions is Diamond Cay National Park. This tiny little swatch of land off the coast of Long Bay near the Diamond Cay Marine is accessible by walking along a sand bar that can easily be covered in high tide.

 

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