What's Near The Wheelhouse

Nearby Beaches

Savannah Bay

Some of the best places of interest in the Virgin Islands are found along the coast. You should be able to enjoy benefit of some nearby.

The various characteristics of each coastal spot in the Virgin Islands will affect your experience. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to The Wheelhouse. Click the names below to view a detailed page:

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 closest to The Wheelhouse. Bear in mind that this beach is a moderate traveling distance off, so you won't have to travel far to enjoy a beautiful shoreline. 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 you're looking for a place where surfers and sunbathers can find solitude, Savannah Bay is an alternative worth considering. 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. It's located just a small trip off.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your hotel can add some depth to your vacation experience, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. The Wheelhouse is situated just beyond the the center of Spanish Town.

The following table contains a listing of areas near The Wheelhouse:

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

The Wheelhouse is an excellent spot for active visitors. There are a good amount of activities to be found when starting at this lodging. You will soon notice that this area has countless opportunities for exploration, like Old Methodist Church, Little Fort National Park, and Little Fort Ruins. The closest of the three is Old Methodist Church.

When it comes to keeping the whole group smiling, you'll need to explore all your attraction options, like those listed in the following table.

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 looking for an interesting place to visit, Little Fort National Park might be a good choice. 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

Finding information about nearby lodging possibilities is oftentimes a good means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. Though you'll only find a handful of additional places to stay right around The Wheelhouse, the quiet surroundings here are what make it a pleasant option for those seeking a peaceful destination. Take a look at the table below for a full listing of hotel booking possibilities that are available close-by.

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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