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.

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.

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 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.

What's Nearby


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.

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

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.

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


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.

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

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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