Little Buck Island has sugar sand beaches covering nearly every inch of shoreline and a beautiful sand bar to boot. Enjoy the isolation and the fantastic view here.
Situated on Little Buck Island, near Beef Island, this beach is on the North West coast of the island, You might want to drop by even if you aren't staying nearby. Love beach-going but hate the crowds? Extra space is just one of the perks that comes with finding a beach that isn't overly lined with restaurants and beach bars; beaches less-traveled like Little Buck Island make great places to spread out and relax.
While Little Buck Island is very near the shore of Tortola, you need a boat to get here.
Unfortunately, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.
Visitors will find this beach on the North West coast of Little Buck Island. It is near some interesting sites like VI Maritime Museum, which is located one and a quarter miles to the , and it is among the attractions in the vicinity.
Historical attractions such as Josiah's Bay Plantation offer a nice compliment to a soothing day at Little Buck Island, and provide beachgoers with the opportunity to learn about the Virgin Islands' past, without venturing too far from the coast.
If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, this beach isn't far from any of the items in the following table.
|VI Maritime Museum||Museum||1.3 mi.||W||Tortola|
|Josiah's Bay Plantation||Historical Site||2.2 mi.||NW||Tortola|
|St. Phillip's Church||Historical Site||2.4 mi.||W||Tortola|
|Her Majesty's Prison||Historical Site||3.8 mi.||W||Tortola|
|Britannic Hall||Historical Site||3.8 mi.||W||Tortola|
|Sir Oliva Georges Plaza||Historical Site||3.8 mi.||W||Tortola|
|Sunny Caribbee Gallery||Art Gallery||3.8 mi.||W||Tortola|
|Folk Museum||Museum||3.9 mi.||W||Tortola|
|Old Government House Museum||Museum||3.9 mi.||W||Tortola|
|1780 Lower Estate Sugar Works Museum||Museum||3.9 mi.||W||Tortola|
|Scenic Trail||4.1 mi.||W||Tortola|
Road Town is the closest town and is not lacking in exploration opportunities, yet also not overflowing with buildings. From Little Buck Island, Road Town isn't far off, maybe four miles (six kilometers).
The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time of day to how many of the nearby hotel rooms have been booked. There are not many large hotels nearby, but it's often visited by guests from smaller accommodations in the area.
Since the beach is located in a relatively popular vacation spot, it is not usually a great challenge to find a hotel nearby that suits your needs. If you and your party are hoping to find a place that's on or near the water, the table that follows shows the accommodations closest to Little Buck Island.
|Lambert Beach Resort||2.1 mi.||NW||Tortola||Resort|
|Beef Island Guest House||2.1 mi.||NE||Beef Island||Guest house|
|Pusser's Marina Cay Resort||3.2 mi.||NE||Marina Cay||Hotel|
|Scrub Island Resort and Spa||3.7 mi.||NE||Scrub Island||Resort|
|Fort Burt Hotel||3.7 mi.||W||Tortola||Hotel|
|Maria Hotel by the Sea||3.8 mi.||W||Tortola||Hotel|
|Treasure Isle Hotel||3.8 mi.||W||Tortola||Hotel|
|Village Cay Resort & Marina||3.8 mi.||W||Tortola||Hotel|
|Prospect Reef Resort||3.9 mi.||WSW||Tortola||Resort|
Even after a restful afternoon at the beach, the day isn't truly complete until you walk to an area restaurant, where you'll be able to try foods you've never heard of before, without having to stray too far. One of the closest restaurants is CalaMaya. This restaurant has eclectic food. They are also known for serving salads and sandwiches. You can find it a half mile away.
Nearby dining options are shown below.
|CalaMaya||(284) 495-2126||Eclectic||0.6 mi.||W||Tortola|
|Pusser's East||(284) 495-1010||International||0.6 mi.||W||Tortola|
|Red Rock Restaurant & Bar||(284) 495-1646||International||0.9 mi.||N||Tortola|
|Brandywine Estate Restaurant||(284) 495-2301||Italian, Mediterranean||1.8 mi.||WSW||Tortola|
|Flying Iguana||(284) 495-5277||Caribbean, International||2.1 mi.||NE||Beef Island|
|The Turtle Restaurant||(284) 495-2877||Caribbean||2.1 mi.||NW||Tortola|
|(284) 495-2520||--||--||--||Beef Island|
|(284) 495-2303||--||--||--||Beef Island|
|Pusser's Marina Cay||(284) 495-4554||American||3.2 mi.||NE||Marina Cay|
|Mrs. Scatliffe's Restaurant||(284) 495-4556||Caribbean||3.4 mi.||NW||Tortola|
|Ginny's||(284) 494-2333||American, Asian||--||--||Tortola|
Visitors looking for a beach that's right for them on Little Buck Island will have lots of options besides Little Buck Island.
You might also enjoy Nanny Cay, situated five and a half miles away. More active guests, though, may be interested in Fat Hogs Bay, which offers more action, and is closer to other popular destinations. You'll find it a quarter mile to the west-northwest.
You may also enjoy Trellis Bay, located two miles to the northeast.
Perhaps Little Buck Island is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; in which case you should keep looking for a beach or natural attraction that suits your vacation style.
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