Sandy Ground Estates

Some vacationers want to “get away,” then some vacationers want to get away from even that standard, and Sandy Ground Estates is for the latter group. Sandy Ground Estates' unique villas are completely removed from the typical tourist crowds and even farther from their daily grinds. The property provides a simple tropical escape with little more than the appreciation for life and paradise amongst friendly guests and staff.

If you can't wait to feel the cool breeze off the water, Sandy Ground Estates won't disappoint, as there is a good range of beaches nearby. Visitors choosing to stay here will be right on Sandy Cay Beach. Sandy Spit is an additional nearby possibility, and even beyond that, you won't find your choices limited.

Located on the eastern side of the island of Jost Van Dyke, 1.9 miles east of Great Harbour, Sandy Ground Estates welcomes travelers who are interested in basing their vacation on this beautiful island. It's 7.0 miles west of the center of Road Town.


All of Sandy Ground Estates' seven villas are completely unique from each other and offer different perks like more privacy, an extra half bathroom, proximity to the beach, a larger or extra terrace, and more. All of the villas have two bedrooms with the exception of The Little House, a single-bedroom villa, and Hideaway, a two bedroom villa with an extra sleeping loft. All villas are furnished and offer spectacular views. Be sure to ask about the characteristics of each villa before booking one to ensure the villa that best suits your tastes.

Sandy Ground Estates has a total of just 7 villas, so it's no mystery that we classify it as a very small property. Visitors who know that fancy, commercial resorts aren't their style will fall in love with the uncrowded atmosphere of these accommodations. Upon reviewing its overall quality, we've rated this villa complex a 3 star rating.

An overview of the in-room conveniences available at Sandy Ground Estates include:

  • Coffee Maker
  • Television
  • Microwave
  • Sitting Area
  • Terrace
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Balcony

If you want to make sure your room will have all the necessities, you can contact the villa complex by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

Activities and Amenities

Sandy Ground Estates offers rentals on watersports equipment so that guests can kayak, ride out on a motor dinghy, snorkel, or sail on a Sunfish sailboat. The staff of Sandy Ground Estates suggest bringing sunscreen as appropriate, reef-walkers or pool shoes for swimming/ snorkeling, and a flashlight for walking on the paths at night.

The following list displays some other amenities:

  • Kayaking
  • Snorkeling

Just in case, it's suggested that you call the front desk if you want to be certain the hotel has exactly what you expect. To find out more information about the types of recreational opportunities that Sandy Ground Estates offers, click here.


Jost Van Dyke is a very small, private island, and as such it does not have any grocery stores. In order to have their own food at Sandy Ground Estates, guests should either bring in food from St. Thomas or Tortola on the way in, bring food from home (subject to customs searches and charges), or order from Bobby's Supermarket.

Another element to look into when picking the right area for your vacation is whether there will be dining close by. Guests here will find a limited but good selection of restaurants beyond the property. To find out more about this area's dining, click here.


There are many attractions near Sandy Ground Estates. Some of the closest are Diamond Cay National Park and Belmont Archaeological Site. Because this villa complex is located directly on Sandy Cay Beach, this property is an ideal place for anyone who wants to have an incredible view. Also in the area, within a few miles of the property, is Sandy Spit.

Among the closest notable areas to the villa complex is Road Town. For even more adventure, take a day to travel to a neighboring city and see what they're all about.

For additional information about what's in the area of Sandy Ground Estates, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Jost Van Dyke

Phone: (284) 494-3391



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