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.
Located on the eastern side of the island of Tortola, 3.0 miles northeast of downtown Road Town, You should consider stopping by regardless of whether you are staying particularly close by. Those of you who want the best of both worlds——a sense of seclusion, but the option for activity—— should pay a visit to Lambert Beach. It's not the type of beach that gets packed every day, but it's not dead and empty either.
Access to the beach is provided for both walkers and drivers. As the beach is located in between a popular resort, signage is numerous.
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 snack bar here is the ultimate convenience if you need a cold drink, or something to hold you over until dinner. You may also have the option to purchase food from one of the local vendors who typically operate along this coastline.
You will be able to use a public restroom at Lambert Beach. Shower facilities are available, so you can clean up before leaving. The water in the area is fit for snorkeling, so bring along some equipment if you're hoping to see what lies beneath the surface.
You'll find this beach on the North East coast of Tortola; the area is home to other attractions such as Josiah's Bay Plantation, which is one of the most conveniently accessible attractions.
If you're interested in combining some cultural exploration with your trip to the beach, you should consider a trip to VI Maritime Museum, a lovely museum found a mile and a half away, giving beachgoers the chance to escape that hot midday sunshine.
If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, this beach isn't far from any of the items in the following table.
|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|
|Sunday Morning Well||Historical Site||3.2 mi.||SW||Tortola|
|Scenic Trail||3.2 mi.||SW||Tortola|
Road Town is nearby and is a region with interesting things to do, yet is never overly congested. From the coast, Road Town is not far away, about three miles (five kilometers).
The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, it depends on many factors: the time of sundown, happy hour, even how many people have booked rooms nearby. There aren't many large hotels in the immediate vicinity, but you may see visitors staying at some of the area's smaller options.
Since the beach is situated in a pretty popular tourist destination, it usually isn't a great challenge to find a hotel nearby that suits you tastes. If you and your group are looking to find a place that's on or near the ocean, the table below shows the accommodations closest to Lambert Beach.
|Lambert Beach Resort||0.1 mi.||E||Tortola||Resort|
|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|
If you need to grab a bite to eat around midday, the area around this beach has plenty to offer, and you won't have to look too far from the shore. One of the closest places to eat is The Turtle Restaurant. The restaurant has a menu featuring Caribbean cuisine. Some guests will choose to take a cab here, while others will want to walk since it's just a little ways away.
Nearby restaurant options are shown below.
|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||--||--|
|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|
Travelers looking for a beach that's right for them on Tortola will have lots of options besides Lambert Beach.
Vacationers may also want to visit Elizabeth Beach, located a few hundred yards away.
Perhaps Lambert Beach is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; if so, the Virgin Islands offers a variety of beaches for travelers who wish to try elsewhere.
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