Quite a few travelers make plans to vacation in British Virgin Islands knowing that they'll get to see the breath-taking beaches that the islands are famous for.
If you or your group are big beach fans, Fort Recovery Beachfront Villas is set in the perfect location for you. This site is located along the water, so tourists can spend every day soaking up the sun if they want.
Naturally, since Fort Recovery Beachfront Villas is located directly on Apple Bay, spending time at the shore is one of the main attractions here. The beach at Apple Bay has been nicknamed the "Surfing Beach" so, if you're in search of the perfect wave this is the destination for you. During most of the year the waves are only around five to six feet. For travelers who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed page:
|Long Bay West||1.3||NW||Long Bay, Tortola|
|Smuggler's Cove||1.7||W||3.4 mi. North of Coral Bay, Tortola|
|Nanny Cay||2.7||E||Nanny Cay, Tortola|
|Cane Garden Bay||3.1||NNE||Cane Garden Bay, Tortola|
|Sandy Cay Beach||4.1||NW||Sandy Cay|
|Brewers Bay Beach||4.3||NNE||2.5 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|Sandy Spit||4.8||NNW||Sandy Spit|
|Pelican Island Beach||4.9||SE||Pelican Island|
|Green Cay Beach||5.0||NNW||Green Cay|
One of the closest picks is Long Bay West. Long Bay West is located on the British Virgin Island's most populated island and offers a mile-long beach area composed of soft, white sand. The water is calm to moderate, making it perfect for an exciting swim or a surf at high tide.
If you're looking for a beach where sunbathers can find plenty of privacy, Smuggler's Cove might be a good choice. Snorkeling and swimming are popular in the calm waters of Smuggler's Cove. It can be found a mile and a half west of the resort.
Visiting a town or community neighboring your resort can act as a nice day trip, no matter if it's for a quick family outing, or dining with locals at their authentic restaurants. Fort Recovery Beachfront Villas can be found in Recovery, a hamlet close to Little Carrot Bay; it's four and a half miles (seven and a half kilometers) to the south west of Road Town.
The table below lists the areas that are closest to Fort Recovery Beachfront Villas:
|Little Carrot Bay||1.6||N|
|Great Carrot Bay||2.0||N|
Fort Recovery Beachfront Villas serves as a wonderful lodging option for active tourists. There are many fun activities to be discovered when exploring near this accommodation. Yes, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, such as Britannic Hall, Sir Oliva Georges Plaza, and Her Majesty's Prison. Of the three, the closest is Britannic Hall.
In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are listed in the table below.
|Britannic Hall||Historical Site||--||--||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Sir Oliva Georges Plaza||Historical Site||--||--||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Her Majesty's Prison||Historical Site||4.6||NE||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||4.5||NE||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||4.6||NE||Road Town, Tortola|
|1780 Lower Estate Sugar Works Museum||Museum||4.6||NE||Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||4.5||NE||Road Town, Tortola|
|Folk Museum||Museum||4.4||NE||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Up's Cineplex||Movie Theater||4.5||NE||Road Town, Tortola|
|Museum||4.4||NE||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Sunday Morning Well||Historical Site||4.4||NE||Road Town, Tortola|
|J.R. O'Neal Botanic Gardens||Botanical Garden||4.5||NE||Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||4.3||NE||Road Town, Tortola|
|Old Government House Museum||Museum||4.3||ENE||Road Town, Tortola|
|Fort Charlotte Ruins||Historical Site||--||--||Road Town, Tortola|
|St. Phillip's Church||Historical Site||--||--||Kingstown, Tortola|
|Josiah's Bay Plantation||Historical Site||6.9||NE||2.4 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola|
|Mount Healthy National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.8||NNE||2.3 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|Thornton Plantation||Historical Site||2.5||ENE||2.2 mi. South West of Road Town, Tortola|
|VI Maritime Museum||Museum||6.9||ENE||2.5 mi. East of Road Town, Tortola|
|Callwood Historic Distillery||Historical Site||3.1||NNE||Cane Garden Bay, Tortola|
|Shark Bay National Park||Park||4.6||NNE||2.8 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|John Lettsom House||Historical Site||--||--||Cane Garden Bay, Tortola|
|The Dungeon||Historical Site||2.0||E||Havers, Tortola|
|Sage Mountain National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||1.6||NE||3.0 mi. West-Southwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|St. Michael Church Ruins||Historical Site||2.0||N||Great Carrot Bay, Tortola|
|North Shore Shell Museum||Museum||1.7||N||Little Carrot Bay, Tortola|
|Fort Recovery||Historical Site||0.0||SW||Recovery, Tortola|
|Belmont Archaeological Site||Historical Site||--||--||Long Bay, Tortola|
|Dead Chest National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||7.5||E||Dead Chest Island|
|Rhone Marine Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||8.5||E||5.9 mi. Southeast of Road Town|
|Vigilant Sloop||Historical Site||1.6||W||Frenchman's Cay|
|Cam Bay National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||11.3||NE||Great Camanoe|
|Diamond Cay National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||5.3||NW||1.8 mi. East of Great Harbour, Jost Van Dyke|
|Treasure Point Caves||Cave||5.9||SE||Norman Island|
|West Dog National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.9||ENE||West Dog Island|
|Fallen Jerusalem National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.9||E||Fallen Jerusalem|
|Virgin Islands Coral Reef National Monument||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||8.5||S||12.2 mi. South-Southwest of Road Town|
|Little Tobago - Great Tobago National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||10.7||WNW||13.9 mi. West of Road Town|
If you're on the lookout for somewhere interesting to go, Britannic Hall could be just what the doctor ordered. Britannic Hall was built in 1910 and housed the physician's surgery. Although the building is historical in nature, it is best to just drive by for an outside view, because Smith's Gore Real Estate is now operating from within.
When you're deciding where to book your stay, it's sometimes smart to learn more about nearby accommodation options as a means to get a better feel for the area. You will find plenty of additional properties to consider prior to making a decision, as this section of Tortola offers travelers an exceptional range of hotel and resort options. Consult the following table to get a complete list of hotel booking possibilities that are available in the surrounding area.
|Sebastian's on the Beach||0.9||NNW||Long Bay, Tortola|
|Sugar Mill Hotel||1.0||N||4.2 mi. West-Southwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|Long Bay Beach Resort||1.1||NW||Long Bay, Tortola|
|Heritage Inn||--||--||3.2 mi. West of Road Town, Tortola|
|Nanny Cay Marina & Hotel||2.8||E||Nanny Cay, Tortola|
|Agape Cottages||3.0||NNE||Cane Garden Bay, Tortola|
|Myett's||--||--||Cane Garden Bay, Tortola|
|3.0||NNE||Cane Garden Bay, Tortola|
|Rhymer's Beach Hotel||3.1||NNE||Cane Garden Bay, Tortola|
|Quito's Gazebo||3.1||NNE||Cane Garden Bay, Tortola|
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