Lambert Beach

Lambert Beach, located on the northern end of Tortola, offers white, soft sand and calm waves. Palm trees dot the area, providing shade and a magnificent view nearby Guana Island adds to the experience. The Lambert Beach Resort sits to the east of the beach, while a smaller hotel sits to the west, making the beach a hot spot for tourists.

Situated on the eastern coast of the island of Tortola, 3.0 miles northeast of downtown Road Town, You should consider dropping by even if you aren't staying very close. Vacationers who want their beach to have a little bit of everything——a hint of seclusion, with a somewhat social scene—— should give Lambert Beach a try. It's not the type of beach that gets packed every day, but it's not totally secluded either.

How to Access The Beach
Access to the beach is provided for both walkers and drivers. As the beach is located in between a popular resort, signage is numerous.

Amenities and Ambiance

The beach stretches across the coastline and offers amazingly soft white sand, excellent for suntanning. Light waves converge the beach and provide excellent swimming and snorkeling.

Even if you plan to dine elsewhere, the snack bar on-site could come in handy. Sometimes, visitors will be able to buy some food from one of the local vendors who set up shop at the beach.

Lambert Beach does have public restrooms for your convenience. Shower facilities are available here, so you can clean off the sand before hitting more attractions. The water in the area is fit for snorkeling, so grab your equipment if you want to do some underwater exploration.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Visitors will find this beach on the North East coast of Tortola; the area hosts attractions such as Josiah's Bay Plantation, which is one of the closest attractions.

If you want to combine some cultural exploration with your trip to the beach, you should plan a trip to VI Maritime Museum, a lovely museum found just a walk or cab ride away, so it would be an easy side trip to take after the beach.

Beaches are a great attraction to visit, but there will be more options available in the Virgin Islands. The following table contains attractions that are the closest.

Activities and Attractions Near Lambert Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Josiah's Bay Plantation Historical Site 0.7 mi. SW Tortola
VI Maritime Museum Museum 1.8 mi. S Tortola
St. Phillip's Church Historical Site 2.3 mi. SSW Tortola
1780 Lower Estate Sugar Works Museum Museum 3.0 mi. SW Tortola
Her Majesty's Prison Historical Site 3.0 mi. SW Tortola
Britannic Hall Historical Site 3.0 mi. SW Tortola
Sir Oliva Georges Plaza Historical Site 3.0 mi. SW Tortola
Sunny Caribbee Gallery Art Gallery 3.0 mi. SW Tortola
Folk Museum Museum 3.2 mi. SW Tortola
Eugene O'Neal Museum Museum 3.2 mi. SW Tortola
Sunday Morning Well Historical Site 3.2 mi. SW Tortola
Historic Main Street Walk Scenic Trail 3.2 mi. SW Tortola

Cities and Towns

Lambert Beach is very close to Road Town, so you can explore the city after your visit to the beach. Road Town is the closest city and is in an area with interesting things to do and see, but isn't as sprawling and crowded as some other areas. From the beach, Road Town isn't far off, maybe three miles (five kilometers).

Hotels

Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. There are not many major hotels nearby, but you may see guests from some of the area's smaller options.

Those seeking a hotel room near Lambert Beach are in luck, as there is no shortage of hotels and resorts to pick from in the area. You will find the closest, most convenient lodging options by perusing what's listed in the table below.

Accommodations near Lambert Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Island Type
Lambert Beach Resort 0.1 mi. E Tortola Resort
Mooring-Mariner Inn -- -- Tortola Hotel
Treasure Isle Hotel 2.8 mi. SW Tortola Hotel
Village Cay Resort & Marina 3.0 mi. SW Tortola Hotel
Maria Hotel by the Sea 3.1 mi. SW Tortola Hotel
Beef Island Guest House 3.2 mi. E Beef Island Guest house
Fort Burt Hotel 3.4 mi. SW Tortola Hotel
Prospect Reef Resort 3.6 mi. SW Tortola Resort
Pusser's Marina Cay Resort 3.7 mi. E Marina Cay Hotel
Scrub Island Resort and Spa 4.0 mi. E Scrub Island Resort

Food

When you start craving an afternoon snack, you'll have some great cuisine to choose from, and you won't have to look too far from the shore. One of the closest places to eat is The Turtle Restaurant. This restaurant offers a menu of Caribbean cuisine. Some guests will choose to take a cab here, while others will want to walk since it's just a short distance away.

The table below lists restaurants closest to this beach.

Restaurants near Lambert Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
The Turtle Restaurant (284) 495-2877 Caribbean Very Casual 0.1 mi. E
Mrs. Scatliffe's Restaurant (284) 495-4556 Caribbean Informal 1.5 mi. W
Red Rock Restaurant & Bar (284) 495-1646 International Informal 1.6 mi. ESE
CalaMaya (284) 495-2126 Eclectic Very Casual 2.0 mi. SSE
Pusser's East (284) 495-1010 International Very Casual 2.0 mi. SSE
Brandywine Estate Restaurant (284) 495-2301 Italian, Mediterranean Fine Dining 2.5 mi. S
Charlie’s (284) 494-2333 Italian Informal -- --
Ginny's (284) 494-2333 American, Asian Very Casual -- --
Mariner Inn Restaurant (284) 494-2333 Caribbean, International Informal -- --
Verandah Restaurant (284) 494-2501 Caribbean Fine Dining 2.8 mi. SW
Flying Iguana (284) 495-5277 Caribbean, International Very Casual 2.9 mi. E
Le Grand Cafe (284) 494-8660 French Informal 3.0 mi. SW

Other Beaches

There are multiple beaches to discover on Tortola, of course, so Lambert Beach is just one of your options.

You may also want to consider Elizabeth Beach, located within a short distance.

While the Virgin Islands has many alluring attractions, a trip to Lambert Beach could end up a family favorite.

 

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