It's been said that the best places to visit in all of the Virgin Islands are found along the coast. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.
Each of the access points adorning the coast of Virgin Gorda have their own unique features; these variations can play an important part in how much you enjoy your time on the sand. The following table displays the options located near The Wheelhouse. Click the names below to view a detailed discussion:
|Little Dix Bay||0.6||N||0.8 mi. North of Spanish Town|
|Savannah Bay||1.1||NE||1.3 mi. Northeast of Spanish Town|
|Big Trunk Bay||1.3||SW||1.0 mi. South West of Spanish Town|
|Spring Bay||1.5||SW||1.3 mi. South West of Spanish Town|
|The Baths||1.8||SW||1.6 mi. South-Southwest of Spanish Town|
|The Crawl||1.9||SW||1.7 mi. South-Southwest of Spanish Town|
|Mahoe Bay||2.1||NE||2.3 mi. Northeast of Spanish Town|
|Nail Bay||3.3||NNE||3.6 mi. North-Northeast of Spanish Town|
|Long Bay Virgin Gorda||3.6||NNE||3.8 mi. North-Northeast of Spanish Town|
|Angilla Point||4.2||NNE||4.5 mi. Northeast of Spanish Town|
|Leverick Bay||4.4||NE||4.7 mi. Northeast of Spanish Town|
Little Dix Bay is the one that's nearest to The Wheelhouse. Because this beach is a reasonable distance away, your party won't have to go far to enjoy the sun and surf. Little Dix Bay, located on Virgin Gorda, features outstanding blue waters and soft, white sand. The area is maintained by the local Rosewood resort and features palm trees and lush green hills.
If instead you're interested in an enjoyable secluded beach, Savannah Bay could be a better choice for you. Savannah Bay, located on Virgin Gorda, provides an incredible beach experience. The generous stretch of soft sand provides visitors with the perfect place to lay back and the lack of development almost guarantees that the beach will be free of tourists. You can find it a mile northeast of these accommodations.
Visiting a town or community neighboring your hotel can help you learn even more about the Virgin Islands, whether you'll be exploring the area's exciting nightlife, or dining with locals at their authentic restaurants. The Wheelhouse can be found outside the center of Spanish Town.
The areas found closest to The Wheelhouse are listed below.
|Pond Bay, Virgin Gorda||1.7||NE|
|George Dog Island||2.7||NW|
|West Dog Island||3.5||NW|
|Santu Patia, Virgin Gorda||3.8||NE|
|Round Rock Island||4.0||SSW|
|Leverick Bay, Virgin Gorda||4.4||NE|
Travelers who want to be in the middle of the action while visiting Virgin Gorda will find that The Wheelhouse is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. You will find that this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, including Little Fort National Park, and Little Fort Ruins. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is .,
If these attractions don't interest you, you'll find a number of other choices nearby; the closest to this property are listed in the table below.
|Historical Site||0.1||S||Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
|Little Fort National Park||Park||--||--||Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
|Little Fort Ruins||Historical Site||--||--||Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
|Copper Mine National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||1.2||S||1.1 mi. South-Southeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
|Copper Mine Ruins||Historical Site||1.2||S||1.1 mi. South-Southeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
|Spring Bay National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||1.5||SSW||1.3 mi. South-Southwest of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
|Devil's Bay National Park||Park||1.9||SSW||1.7 mi. South-Southwest of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
|Fallen Jerusalem National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||2.6||SW||Fallen Jerusalem|
|Virgin Gorda Peak National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||2.8||NE||3.1 mi. Northeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
|West Dog National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.5||NW||West Dog Island|
|Prickly Pear National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||5.6||NE||Prickly Pear Island|
|Cam Bay National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||6.8||W||Great Camanoe|
|Rhone Marine Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||9.6||SW||5.9 mi. Southeast of Road Town|
|VI Maritime Museum||Museum||9.9||W||2.5 mi. East of Road Town, Tortola|
|Josiah's Bay Plantation||Historical Site||10.3||W||2.4 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola|
|Dead Chest National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||10.5||SW||Dead Chest Island|
|St. Phillip's Church||Historical Site||--||--||Kingstown, Tortola|
|Her Majesty's Prison||Historical Site||12.4||W||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Britannic Hall||Historical Site||--||--||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Sir Oliva Georges Plaza||Historical Site||--||--||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||12.4||W||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|1780 Lower Estate Sugar Works Museum||Museum||12.5||W||Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||12.5||W||Road Town, Tortola|
|Museum||12.5||W||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Folk Museum||Museum||12.5||W||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Old Government House Museum||Museum||12.5||W||Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||12.6||W||Road Town, Tortola|
|J.R. O'Neal Botanic Gardens||Botanical Garden||12.6||W||Road Town, Tortola|
|Movie Theater||12.6||W||Road Town, Tortola|
|Sunday Morning Well||Historical Site||12.7||W||Road Town, Tortola|
|Fort Charlotte Ruins||Historical Site||--||--||Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||12.8||W||Road Town, Tortola|
|Mount Healthy National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||13.7||W||2.3 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|Thornton Plantation||Historical Site||14.2||W||2.2 mi. South West of Road Town, Tortola|
|Shark Bay National Park||Park||14.3||W||2.8 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|The Dungeon||Historical Site||14.7||W||Havers, Tortola|
If you're searching for somewhere interesting to go, Little Fort National Park is an option worth considering. Justin behind an old post office in Fort Point are the ruins of a small fort that is not easily accessed by those who don't know the area. Established as a national park in 1978, it was done in order to protect local wildlife.
When you're deciding where to book your stay, it can sometimes be worthwhile to find out about nearby accommodation options as a means to get a feel for the region. Even though you might only find a few other places to stay right around The Wheelhouse, the quiet surroundings here are what make it a perfect choice for visitors hoping to find a peaceful vacation spot. If you'd like to get additional info about booking possibilities available in the area, consult the table below.
|Virgin Gorda Village Hotel||--||--||Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
|Rosewood Little Dix Bay||0.6||N||0.8 mi. North of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
|Fischer's Cove Beach Hotel||0.7||SW||Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda|
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