What's Located Around The Wheelhouse

Nearby Beaches

Savannah Bay

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:

Beaches Near The Wheelhouse
Beach Distance Direction Location
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.

Nearby Areas

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.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Pond Bay, Virgin Gorda 1.7 NE
George Dog Island 2.7 NW
Fallen Jerusalem 2.7 SSW
West Dog Island 3.5 NW
Cockroach Island 3.7 NW
Santu Patia, Virgin Gorda 3.8 NE
Round Rock Island 4.0 SSW
Leverick Bay, Virgin Gorda 4.4 NE
Mosquito Island 4.8 NNE
Ginger Island 5.3 SW

Nearby Attractions

Copper Mine National Park

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 Old Methodist Church, Little Fort National Park, and Little Fort Ruins. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Old Methodist Church.

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.

Attractions Near The Wheelhouse
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Old Methodist Church 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
Noel Lloyd (P.A.M.) Park Park 12.4 W Downtown Road Town, Tortola
1780 Lower Estate Sugar Works Museum Museum 12.5 W Road Town, Tortola
Festival Grounds Park 12.5 W Road Town, Tortola
Eugene O'Neal Museum 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
Parkfields Recreation Grounds Park 12.6 W Road Town, Tortola
J.R. O'Neal Botanic Gardens Botanical Garden 12.6 W Road Town, Tortola
Up's Cineplex 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
Old Recreation Ground 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.

Nearby Accommodations

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.

Accommodations near The Wheelhouse
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
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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