It's been said that the best places of interest in all of the Virgin Islands are the beautiful stretches of shoreline. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.
Each of the access points on Virgin Gorda are different; even subtle characteristics could mean the difference between an uneventful visit and a lively day in the sun. These choices are each worth investigating. Click the names below to see more details:
|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|
One of the most convenient options is Little Dix Bay. Because you can find this beach a half mile to the north of this hotel, you won't have to travel far to enjoy an endless sparkling backdrop. 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 plenty of sand, surf and seclusion, Savannah Bay might be just right 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. It can be found a mile northeast of the hotel.
Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your hotel can add a little something extra to your vacation, whether it's for enjoying a night out in the area, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. The Wheelhouse can be found toward the center of Spanish Town.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of The Wheelhouse.
|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|
Tourists in need of a fun agenda while visiting Virgin Gorda will quickly learn that The Wheelhouse makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. As a matter of fact, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, including Little Fort National Park, and Little Fort Ruins. The closest of the three is .,
There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them 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|
|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|
|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 a little different to visit, 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 stay, it is often smart to find out about nearby accommodations as a means to better understand the area. Even though there are only a handful of additional places to stay in this part of Virgin Gorda, its quiet surroundings make it a pleasant choice for travelers hoping to find a peaceful vacation destination. If you'd like to get more info on booking possibilities available in the region, view the following table.
|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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