Road Harbour

Located in the British Virgin Island's capital city of Road Town, Road Harbour is the main harbour in the island chain, and the only one that all types of vessels can dock at. Chances are, if you're yachting or cruising to the British Virgin Islands, you'll make a stop at Road Harbour.

The harbor is exposed to the ocean to the southeast, while the rest of the area is surrounded by high hills.

Road Harbour is where yachters go through customs, and there are several other smaller marinas circling the harbour where visitors can acquire boat anchorage.


Road Harbour is located toward the southeastern outskirts of Road Town, in the general vicinity of downtown Road Town.

Road Harbour is located on the south coast of the island of Tortola, nine miles west of the airport and 12 miles east of the ferry terminal in Sopers Hole.

Nearby Restaurants

There are many dining options to select from in the community around this harbor. The most nearby restaurant to Road Harbour is The Pub, which serves International fare. Also nearby, you'll come across restaurants including Marias Restaurant and Capriccio di Mare where you will want to sample Italian food and experience the flavors of the Virgin Islands.

Nearby Attractions

There are other places of interest in the area, including Old Government House Museum, which is three quarters of a mile away Road Town. Furthermore, you can think about heading to Her Majesty's Prison, which is another attraction not far away.

If you're looking for plenty of activities to keep you or your family busy, you'll find the closest ones in the following table.

Attractions Near Road Harbour
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location Island
Old Government House Museum Museum 0.7 mi. (0.7 km) W Road Town Tortola
Her Majesty's Prison Historic Site 0.7 mi. (0 km) NW Downtown Road Town Tortola
Eugene O'Neal Museum Museum 0.7 mi. (0.3 km) W Downtown Road Town Tortola
Noel Lloyd (P.A.M.) Park -- 0.7 mi. (0.1 km) NW Downtown Road Town Tortola
Folk Museum Museum 0.7 mi. (0.3 km) WNW Downtown Road Town Tortola
Britannic Hall Historic Site -- -- Downtown Road Town Tortola
Sir Oliva Georges Plaza Historic Site -- -- Downtown Road Town Tortola
St. Phillip's Church Historic Site -- -- Kingstown Tortola

More Information

Location: Road Town, Tortola


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