It's been said that the best places of interest in all of the Virgin Islands are the diverse beaches. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.
Each of the access points on Tortola have their own personalities; even subtle characteristics could affect whether you'll come prepared for a party, or just an easy day of sun-bathing. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to Fort Burt Hotel. Click the names below to learn more:
|Nanny Cay||1.8||SW||Nanny Cay, Tortola|
|Brandy Wine Bay||1.8||E||Newport, Tortola|
|Tiny Trunk Bay||2.4||N||1.9 mi. North of Road Town, Tortola|
|Cooten Bay||2.6||NNE||2.1 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola|
|Rogues Bay||2.6||N||Wesley Will, Tortola|
|Lormer Bay||2.7||NNW||2.0 mi. North-Northwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|Josiah's Bay||2.8||NE||2.5 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola|
|Cane Garden Bay||2.9||WNW||Cane Garden Bay, Tortola|
|Brewers Bay Beach||3.0||NW||2.5 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|Lambert Beach||3.4||NE||3.0 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola|
|Fat Hogs Bay||3.5||ENE||3.5 mi. East of Road Town, Tortola|
|Elizabeth Beach||3.5||NE||3.2 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola|
|Little Buck Island||3.7||E||Little Buck Island|
|Little Bay||3.8||NE||3.5 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola|
|Apple Bay||4.5||W||Long Bay, Tortola|
|Guana Island Beach||4.9||NNE||Guana Island|
The most obvious one to visit is Nanny Cay. Keep in mind that you can find this beach approximately a mile and a half from the hotel, so you'll never be far from the sea—an endless sparkling backdrop to your vacation. Nanny Cay Beach is on the tip of a peninsula on the south side of Tortola. The Nanny Cay Resort dominates the peninsula and restricts access to the beach.
If you're searching for a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, Brandy Wine Bay might be worth a visit. A perfect crescent shaped beach with unbelievably soft sand and bright blue waters, Brandy Wine Bay is surrounded in dark green rolling hills. Thatched umbrellas line the beach to escape from the endless sun.
Stopping by a community or town near your hotel can help you learn even more about the Virgin Islands, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or learning more about the area's art and history. Fort Burt Hotel is situated along the southern outskirts of Road Town, near downtown Road Town.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Fort Burt Hotel.
|downtown Road Town||0.7||N|
Fort Burt Hotel makes for a wonderful place to stay for active vacationers. There are an abundance of active pursuits to be discovered when exploring near this accommodation. As a matter of fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, including Her Majesty's Prison, , and Britannic Hall. The nearest attraction of the three is Her Majesty's Prison.
There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them listed in the following table.
|Her Majesty's Prison||Historical Site||0.6||N||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||0.6||N||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Britannic Hall||Historical Site||--||--||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Sir Oliva Georges Plaza||Historical Site||--||--||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Museum||0.5||NNW||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Folk Museum||Museum||0.5||NNW||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Old Government House Museum||Museum||0.3||NW||Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||0.9||NNW||Road Town, Tortola|
|1780 Lower Estate Sugar Works Museum||Museum||--||--||Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||1.0||NNW||Road Town, Tortola|
|Fort Charlotte Ruins||Historical Site||--||--||Road Town, Tortola|
|Movie Theater||1.0||NNW||Road Town, Tortola|
|Sunday Morning Well||Historical Site||--||--||Road Town, Tortola|
|J.R. O'Neal Botanic Gardens||Botanical Garden||1.1||NNW||Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||1.0||NW||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||2.5||E||2.5 mi. East of Road Town, Tortola|
|Thornton Plantation||Historical Site||--||--||2.2 mi. South West of Road Town, Tortola|
|Mount Healthy National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||2.9||NW||2.3 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|Callwood Historic Distillery||Historical Site||2.9||WNW||Cane Garden Bay, Tortola|
|The Dungeon||Historical Site||2.5||SW||Havers, Tortola|
|Shark Bay National Park||Park||3.3||NW||2.8 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|John Lettsom House||Historical Site||--||--||Cane Garden Bay, Tortola|
|Sage Mountain National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.0||W||3.0 mi. West-Southwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|St. Michael Church Ruins||Historical Site||--||--||Great Carrot Bay, Tortola|
|North Shore Shell Museum||Museum||--||--||Little Carrot Bay, Tortola|
|Fort Recovery||Historical Site||--||--||Recovery, Tortola|
|Dead Chest National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.7||SE||Dead Chest Island|
|Belmont Archaeological Site||Historical Site||--||--||Long Bay, Tortola|
|Rhone Marine Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||5.4||SE||5.9 mi. Southeast of Road Town|
|Vigilant Sloop||Historical Site||--||--||Frenchman's Cay|
|Cam Bay National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||7.0||NE||Great Camanoe|
|Treasure Point Caves||Cave||--||--||Norman Island|
|Diamond Cay National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||7.6||WNW||1.8 mi. East of Great Harbour, Jost Van Dyke|
|West Dog National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||10.5||ENE||West Dog Island|
|Fallen Jerusalem National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||10.7||E||Fallen Jerusalem|
|Devil's Bay National Park||Park||11.3||E||1.7 mi. South-Southwest of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
|Spring Bay National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||11.4||E||1.3 mi. South-Southwest of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
|Little Fort National Park||Park||--||--||Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
|Little Fort Ruins||Historical Site||--||--||Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
|Historical Site||12.3||E||Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
|Copper Mine National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||12.4||E||1.1 mi. South-Southeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
|Copper Mine Ruins||Historical Site||12.4||E||1.1 mi. South-Southeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
|Virgin Islands Coral Reef National Monument||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||11.7||SW||12.2 mi. South-Southwest of Road Town|
|Little Tobago - Great Tobago National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.1||W||13.9 mi. West of Road Town|
|Virgin Gorda Peak National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.6||ENE||3.1 mi. Northeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
If you're on the lookout for an enjoyable experience, Her Majesty's Prison may be just what you're looking for. Dating back to the 1770s, Her Majesty's Prison is the oldest building in Road Town. In March of 2013, the BVI Minister of Communications announced that this was the spot of the newest museum to open on the islands.
Learning more about nearby lodging possibilities is often a great way to get a feel for the surrounding area. This section of Tortola offers guests various other hotel and resort options to pick from, giving readers lots to think about prior to making a decision. If you'd like to get additional info about lodging possibilities available nearby, view the table below.
|Prospect Reef Resort||0.3||S||Road Town, Tortola|
|Maria Hotel by the Sea||0.5||N||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Village Cay Resort & Marina||--||--||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Mooring-Mariner Inn||--||--||Road Town, Tortola|
|Treasure Isle Hotel||1.1||N||Road Town, Tortola|
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