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.

Positioned on the eastern side of the island of Tortola, 3.0 miles northeast of downtown Road Town, You might want whether or not you're staying in the vicinity. Visitors should keep in mind that, while Lambert Beach is by no means quiet and secluded, it's not the rowdiest beach in the Virgin Islands either. This makes it an excellent choice for travelers who want to visit a somewhat lively beach without getting stuck in the most crowded parts of town.

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.

The concession stand at this spot is also an option. You might also have the option to purchase food from one of the local vendors who typically set up shop here.

Lambert Beach does have public restrooms for your convenience. Fortunately, showers are provided, so you don't have to spend the rest of the afternoon covered in sand. You will find the water here is fit for snorkeling, so bring your gear if you are looking to do some underwater exploration.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Beachgoers will find Lambert Beach on the North East coast of Tortola; it will be near other attractions like Josiah's Bay Plantation, which is one of the closest attractions to visit.

If you want to mix a cultural experience with your visit to the beach, you might want to consider visiting VI Maritime Museum, a lovely museum found just a short distance away, so it would be an easy side trip to take after the beach.

There are options for close-by activities so you won't get bored. Attractions close to this beach can be found in the following table.

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 exploring the city is a convenient option. Not far away you'll find Road Town, a city which is in an area with plenty of worthwhile sites, while still remaining less developed and congested as some other places. From the coast, Road Town is a quick trip away, roughly three miles (five kilometers).

Hotels

Whether or not you encounter many other people will vary depending on the time of day, particularly in the high season when hotels overflow with tourists. Lambert Beach is not located near many major hotels, but it can attract guests from the few small lodgings in the area.

Beach-goers hoping to find a room not far from Lambert Beach are in luck, as there are plenty of hotels and resorts to pick from nearby. You'll find the closest lodging options by perusing what's listed 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

It's no problem if you start to get the munchies while hanging out at Lambert Beach; you'll have a variety of choices within a few miles. One of the nearest places to eat is The Turtle Restaurant. This restaurant serves delicious Caribbean cuisine. You'll have the option of walking or taking a cab as it's just a little ways away.

The following table provides a list of nearby dining options.

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
Ginny's (284) 494-2333 American, Asian Very Casual -- --
Mariner Inn Restaurant (284) 494-2333 Caribbean, International Informal -- --
Charlie’s (284) 494-2333 Italian 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

Tortola has many nice beaches, so if Lambert Beach doesn't suit you, you can still find a great spot.

Travelers may also want to consider Elizabeth Beach, located a few hundred yards away.

The Virgin Islands offers endless ways to discover its natural beauty, and paying a visit to Lambert Beach is just one way you can spend your afternoon.

 

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