Rogues Bay

Rogues Bay has patches of velvet white sand between rock formations that taper off into the water. It has an air of seclusion.

Situated on the northwestern outskirts of Wesley Will, Rogues Bay is on the North East coast of Tortola. You might think about stopping by even if you are not staying nearby. The Virgin Islands' beaches are hardly known for being secluded, but Rogues Bay is a little bit further from the crowds, making it a good choice for travelers who don't want to wander too far away, but would rather avoid the most hectic parts of town.

Amenities and Ambiance

Please note that public restrooms are not available, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

What's Nearby


Positioned on the North East coast of Tortola; it's located near attractions like Josiah's Bay Plantation, which is one of the closest attractions to visit.

If you want to mix some cultural exploration with your trip to the beach, you may want to consider visiting 1780 Lower Estate Sugar Works Museum, one of the closest museums, giving you a chance to see, and learn about, even more of the area.

The beach is one type of attraction you can visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The following table includes the closest attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near Rogues Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Josiah's Bay Plantation Historical Site 1.3 mi. ESE Tortola
1780 Lower Estate Sugar Works Museum Museum 1.8 mi. SW Tortola
Britannic Hall Historical Site 2.0 mi. SSW Tortola
Sir Oliva Georges Plaza Historical Site 2.0 mi. SSW Tortola
Sunny Caribbee Gallery Art Gallery 2.0 mi. SSW Tortola
Sunday Morning Well Historical Site 2.0 mi. SW Tortola
Her Majesty's Prison Historical Site 2.1 mi. SSW Tortola
Historic Main Street Walk Scenic Trail 2.2 mi. SSW Tortola
Folk Museum Museum 2.2 mi. SSW Tortola
St. Phillip's Church Historical Site 2.2 mi. SSE Tortola
Eugene O'Neal Museum Museum 2.2 mi. SSW Tortola
Old Government House Museum Museum 2.5 mi. SSW Tortola

Cities and Towns

Not far away you'll find Road Town, a town which is in an area with interesting things to do and see, but isn't as sprawling and crowded as some other areas. From the beach, Road Town isn't far off, about two miles (three and a half kilometers).


The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, depending on time of day, season, and how full the nearby hotels are. You can typically expect to see a fair amount of vacationers who are staying in the area.

Guests hoping to find a place to stay not far from the beach won't find it that difficult, as there is no shortage of hotels to choose from in the area. You can find the closest booking options by looking over those listed in the table that follows.

Accommodations near Rogues Bay
Hotel Distance Direction Island Type
Treasure Isle Hotel 1.7 mi. SSW Tortola Hotel
Mooring-Mariner Inn -- -- Tortola Hotel
Lambert Beach Resort 1.7 mi. E Tortola Resort
Village Cay Resort & Marina 2.0 mi. SSW Tortola Hotel
Maria Hotel by the Sea 2.1 mi. SSW Tortola Hotel
Fort Burt Hotel 2.6 mi. S Tortola Hotel
Prospect Reef Resort 2.9 mi. S Tortola Resort
Agape Cottages 3.7 mi. WSW Tortola Cottages
Quito's Ole Works Inn 3.7 mi. WSW Tortola Hotel
Rhymer's Beach Hotel 3.7 mi. WSW Tortola Hotel


When lunchtime rolls around and you start getting hungry, the area around this beach has plenty to offer, so there's no need to go too far away. One of the closest places to eat is Mrs. Scatliffe's Restaurant. This restaurant serves Caribbean food. They have become well-known, however, because of their seafood. You and your group can get to this restaurant and start eating in just a few minutes since it's only a short distance away.

Some nearby restaurant options are shown in the table below.

Restaurants near Rogues Bay
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Mrs. Scatliffe's Restaurant (284) 495-4556 Caribbean Informal 0.2 mi. NE
Verandah Restaurant (284) 494-2501 Caribbean Fine Dining 1.7 mi. SSW
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 -- --
The Turtle Restaurant (284) 495-2877 Caribbean Very Casual 1.7 mi. E
Le Grand Cafe (284) 494-8660 French Informal 1.9 mi. SSW
Happy Lion Restaurant (284) 494-2574 -- -- 1.9 mi. SW
Rita's Restaurant (284) 494-6165 American, Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Dockside Bar & Grille (284) 494-2771 American Very Casual 2.0 mi. SSW
Village Cay Restaurant (284) 494-2771 International Very Casual 2.0 mi. SSW
French Deli (284) 494-4518 French -- 2.0 mi. SSW

Other Beaches

Travelers searching for the perfect beach will have lots of choices besides Rogues Bay.

You might also enjoy Cane Garden Bay, found a quick car or cab ride away. Stunning views greet visitors from the road leading into Cane Garden Bay, where all forms of tourists and locals mix together in this eclectic community by the sea to enjoy one of the island's prettiest beaches. Others might prefer Tiny Trunk Bay, which offers a little more opportunity for excitement, and isn't far from additional things to do and see nearby. It's found a quarter mile to the west-southwest.

Another sun-drenched spot to consider is Lambert Beach, located within a short distance.

The Virgin Islands has plenty to offer its visitors, and Rogues Bay is just one of the many options.


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