Marina Cay Beach

Marina Cay is a beach on a tiny island off the South coast of Great Camence Island.

Positioned toward the center of the island of Marina Cay, close to Beef Island, this beach is on the South West coast of the island, You might want regardless of whether you're staying nearby. Marina Cay Beach is one beach which rarely gets too crowded, but it's still a popular and generally active spot.

How to Access The Beach
You have to get to this beach by boat.

Amenities and Ambiance

This tucked away coastline has velvet soft sand, gentle warm waters and plenty of privacy.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun. The water here is fit for snorkeling, so grab your gear if you're hoping to see what lies beneath the surface.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Beachgoers will find Marina Cay Beach on the South West coast of Marina Cay; this area boasts other attractions such as Josiah's Bay Plantation, which is one of the closest attractions to visit.

If you're interested in combining a cultural experience with your visit to the beach, you might want to consider visiting VI Maritime Museum. This museum is located four and a half miles to the south west, giving you a chance to see, and learn about, even more of the area.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never run low on things to do. The following table contains a list of the closest attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near Marina Cay Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Josiah's Bay Plantation Historical Site 4.3 W Tortola
VI Maritime Museum Museum 4.3 SW Tortola
St. Phillip's Church Historical Site 5.3 SW Tortola
Her Majesty's Prison Historical Site 6.5 WSW Tortola
Britannic Hall Historical Site 6.6 WSW Tortola

Cities and Towns

The town of Spanish Town is close-by and is a neat region that strikes a balance between island tranquility and urbanization. From the coast, Spanish Town is a little ways off, maybe six miles (ten kilometers) away.

Hotels

The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time of day to how many people have booked rooms nearby. There aren't many major hotels in the immediate vicinity, but you may encounter guests from the few small lodgings in the area.

Because the beach is in a fairly popular vacation spot, it typically isn't very tough to find a hotel close-by that's to your taste. For vacationers wanting to find a place that's near the water, the following table shows the accommodations closest to Marina Cay Beach.

Accommodations near Marina Cay Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Island Type
Pusser's Marina Cay Resort 0.0 SE Marina Cay Hotel
Scrub Island Resort and Spa 0.5 N Scrub Island Resort
Beef Island Guest House 1.2 SSW Beef Island Guest house

Food

A trip to the beach isn't complete until you try a nearby restaurant, where you'll be able to sample regional favorites, without going too far from the coast. One of the closest restaurants is Flying Iguana. This restaurant offers both Caribbean and International dishes on the menu.

The table below provides a list of restaurant options near this shoreline.

Restaurants near Marina Cay Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
Flying Iguana (284) 495-5277 Caribbean, International 1.1 mi. SW Beef Island
Last Resort Restaurant The (284) 495-2520 -- -- -- Beef Island
Loose Mongoose Restaurant (284) 495-2303 -- -- -- Beef Island
Red Rock Restaurant & Bar (284) 495-1646 International 2.6 mi. SW Tortola
The Turtle Restaurant (284) 495-2877 Caribbean 3.6 mi. W Tortola
CalaMaya (284) 495-2126 Eclectic 3.7 mi. SW Tortola
Pusser's East (284) 495-1010 International 3.8 mi. SW Tortola
Brandywine Estate Restaurant (284) 495-2301 Italian, Mediterranean 4.9 mi. SW Tortola

Other Beaches

Travelers looking for a beach that's right for them will have other options if Marina Cay Beach doesn't suit their tastes.

Vacationers may also want to visit Trellis Bay, which is located one and a quarter miles to the south-southwest.

The Virgin Islands has a lot to offer its visitors, but a trip to Marina Cay Beach could end up a family favorite.

 

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