The sparkling beaches in the British Virgin Islands are boasted as some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots that you'll find on the islands. Many guests are excited to learn that this property is located on the water, so you won't need to go very far to see what makes the area so special.
Naturally, since White Bay Villas & Seaside Cottages is located right on White Bay Beach, sun bathing is popular with guests staying 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 travelers who want to venture farther away, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn more:
|Great Harbour Beach||0.6||ENE||Great Harbour, Jost Van Dyke|
|Sandy Cay Beach||3.2||E||Sandy Cay|
|Sandy Spit||3.3||E||Sandy Spit|
|Green Cay Beach||3.3||E||Green Cay|
One of the closest picks 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.
Travelers who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about what's located nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the adjacent town or city is from their accommodations. White Bay Villas & Seaside Cottages is situated in White Bay, a neighborhood in the general vicinity of Great Harbour.
The following table contains a listing of areas near White Bay Villas & Seaside Cottages:
|Great Harbour, Jost Van Dyke||0.5||ENE|
|Little Harbour, Jost Van Dyke||1.8||E|
|Little Jost Van Dyke||2.7||ENE|
|West End, Tortola||5.3||SE|
|Long Bay, Tortola||5.6||SE|
|Great Carrot Bay, Tortola||6.0||ESE|
Travelers who want to enjoy plenty of activities while visiting Jost Van Dyke will find that White Bay Villas & Seaside Cottages is in an ideal place for people who will be in and out trying various excursions. Yes, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, such as Diamond Cay National Park, Belmont Archaeological Site, and Vigilant Sloop. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Diamond Cay National Park.
With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are listed in the table below.
|Diamond Cay National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||2.3||E||1.8 mi. East of Great Harbour, Jost Van Dyke|
|Belmont Archaeological Site||Historical Site||--||--||Long Bay, Tortola|
|Vigilant Sloop||Historical Site||5.4||SE||Frenchman's Cay|
|St. Michael Church Ruins||Historical Site||6.0||ESE||Great Carrot Bay, Tortola|
|North Shore Shell Museum||Museum||6.1||ESE||Little Carrot Bay, Tortola|
|Little Tobago - Great Tobago National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.5||W||13.9 mi. West of Road Town|
|John Lettsom House||Historical Site||--||--||Cane Garden Bay, Tortola|
|Callwood Historic Distillery||Historical Site||6.8||E||Cane Garden Bay, Tortola|
|Fort Recovery||Historical Site||6.6||SE||Recovery, Tortola|
|Sage Mountain National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||7.0||ESE||3.0 mi. West-Southwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|Shark Bay National Park||Park||7.2||E||2.8 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|Mount Healthy National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||7.8||E||2.3 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|The Dungeon||Historical Site||8.1||ESE||Havers, Tortola|
|Thornton Plantation||Historical Site||8.3||ESE||2.2 mi. South West of Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||8.9||E||Road Town, Tortola|
|Sunday Morning Well||Historical Site||9.0||E||Road Town, Tortola|
|J.R. O'Neal Botanic Gardens||Botanical Garden||9.0||E||Road Town, Tortola|
|Movie Theater||9.0||E||Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||9.1||E||Road Town, Tortola|
|1780 Lower Estate Sugar Works Museum||Museum||9.2||E||Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||9.2||E||Road Town, Tortola|
|Fort Charlotte Ruins||Historical Site||--||--||Road Town, Tortola|
|Folk Museum||Museum||9.3||E||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Museum||9.3||E||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Britannic Hall||Historical Site||--||--||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Sir Oliva Georges Plaza||Historical Site||--||--||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||9.3||E||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Her Majesty's Prison||Historical Site||9.4||E||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Old Government House Museum||Museum||9.4||E||Road Town, Tortola|
|St. Phillip's Church||Historical Site||--||--||Kingstown, Tortola|
|Josiah's Bay Plantation||Historical Site||11.2||E||2.4 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola|
|VI Maritime Museum||Museum||11.9||E||2.5 mi. East of Road Town, Tortola|
|Treasure Point Caves||Cave||12.4||SE||Norman Island|
|Virgin Islands Coral Reef National Monument||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||12.6||S||12.2 mi. South-Southwest of Road Town|
|Dead Chest National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||13.8||ESE||Dead Chest Island|
|Rhone Marine Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.7||ESE||5.9 mi. Southeast of Road Town|
If you're searching for an interesting place to visit, Diamond Cay National Park might be just right for you. 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.
When you're choosing a location to stay in, it can often be worthwhile to learn about nearby accommodation options as a means to get a feel for the area. Though there is only one additional place to stay right around White Bay Villas & Seaside Cottages, its quiet surroundings are what make it a nice choice for travelers looking to find a secluded vacation spot.
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