What's Near The Wheelhouse

Nearby Beaches

Savannah Bay

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:

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

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.

Nearby Areas

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.

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

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 Old Methodist Church, Little Fort National Park, and Little Fort Ruins. The closest of the three is Old Methodist Church.

There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them 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 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.

Nearby Accommodations

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.

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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