Quite often, guests decide to come to British Virgin Islands knowing that they'll get to see the sparkling beaches that the island group is so well known for.
Visitors love that Scrub Island Resort and Spa is situated right on the water and sand, so you won't need to travel far to enjoy the most popular feature in the area.
Of course, since Scrub Island Resort and Spa is located right on Marina Cay Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is a popular pastime here. Marina Cay is a beach on a tiny island off the South coast of Great Camence Island. For travelers who are willing to venture off site, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to read our detailed article:
|Trellis Bay||1.7||SSW||Beef Island|
|Long Bay East||2.1||SW||Beef Island|
|Little Bay||3.5||W||3.5 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola|
|Guana Island Beach||3.6||W||Guana Island|
|Little Buck Island||3.7||SW||Little Buck Island|
|Fat Hogs Bay||3.7||SW||3.5 mi. East of Road Town, Tortola|
|Elizabeth Beach||3.8||W||3.2 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola|
|Lambert Beach||4.0||W||3.0 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola|
|Josiah's Bay||4.5||WSW||2.5 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola|
One of the closest picks is Trellis Bay. Trellis Bay, located on Beef Island, features a popular village aimed at tourists and a popular beach. Located next to the area's international airport, the bay is a popular with yachts and sailboats, while the beach itself offers white, soft sand and calm waters. Even when bringing the little ones, you can spend hours at Trellis Bay, since there are restrooms available.
Travelers who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about the area's important features may want to know how far the nearby town or city is from their accommodations. Scrub Island Resort and Spa lies on Scrub Island, 6.9 miles east-northeast of downtown Road Town; it's six miles (nine and a half kilometers) to the west of Spanish Town.
The table below lists some of the areas near Scrub Island Resort and Spa.
|West Dog Island||3.6||ENE|
|Parham Town, Tortola||3.6||SW|
|Little Buck Island||3.7||SW|
|Lambert Bay, Tortola||3.8||WSW|
Scrub Island Resort and Spa serves as a great locale for active visitors. There are a great deal of active pursuits to be found when searching from this accommodation. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, including Britannic Hall, Sir Oliva Georges Plaza, and Her Majesty's Prison. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Britannic Hall.
There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those listed in the table below.
|Britannic Hall||Historical Site||--||--||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Sir Oliva Georges Plaza||Historical Site||--||--||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Her Majesty's Prison||Historical Site||6.9||WSW||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||6.9||WSW||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||6.9||WSW||Road Town, Tortola|
|1780 Lower Estate Sugar Works Museum||Museum||6.9||WSW||Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||7.0||WSW||Road Town, Tortola|
|Folk Museum||Museum||7.0||WSW||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Up's Cineplex||Movie Theater||7.0||WSW||Road Town, Tortola|
|Museum||7.0||WSW||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Sunday Morning Well||Historical Site||7.1||WSW||Road Town, Tortola|
|J.R. O'Neal Botanic Gardens||Botanical Garden||7.0||WSW||Road Town, Tortola|
|Park||7.2||WSW||Road Town, Tortola|
|Old Government House Museum||Museum||7.1||WSW||Road Town, Tortola|
|Fort Charlotte Ruins||Historical Site||--||--||Road Town, Tortola|
|St. Phillip's Church||Historical Site||--||--||Kingstown, Tortola|
|Josiah's Bay Plantation||Historical Site||4.5||WSW||2.4 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola|
|Mount Healthy National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||7.7||W||2.3 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|Thornton Plantation||Historical Site||9.0||SW||2.2 mi. South West of Road Town, Tortola|
|VI Maritime Museum||Museum||4.7||SW||2.5 mi. East of Road Town, Tortola|
|Callwood Historic Distillery||Historical Site||9.1||WSW||Cane Garden Bay, Tortola|
|Shark Bay National Park||Park||8.3||W||2.8 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|John Lettsom House||Historical Site||--||--||Cane Garden Bay, Tortola|
|The Dungeon||Historical Site||9.5||SW||Havers, Tortola|
|Sage Mountain National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||9.9||WSW||3.0 mi. West-Southwest of Road Town, Tortola|
|St. Michael Church Ruins||Historical Site||10.3||WSW||Great Carrot Bay, Tortola|
|North Shore Shell Museum||Museum||10.5||WSW||Little Carrot Bay, Tortola|
|Fort Recovery||Historical Site||11.4||WSW||Recovery, Tortola|
|Belmont Archaeological Site||Historical Site||--||--||Long Bay, Tortola|
|Dead Chest National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||7.5||SSW||Dead Chest Island|
|Rhone Marine Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||7.1||S||5.9 mi. Southeast of Road Town|
|Vigilant Sloop||Historical Site||12.9||WSW||Frenchman's Cay|
|Cam Bay National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||0.7||NW||Great Camanoe|
|Diamond Cay National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||13.2||W||1.8 mi. East of Great Harbour, Jost Van Dyke|
|Treasure Point Caves||Cave||12.3||SW||Norman Island|
|West Dog National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.5||ENE||West Dog Island|
|Fallen Jerusalem National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||5.8||SE||Fallen Jerusalem|
|Prickly Pear National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||10.5||E||Prickly Pear Island|
If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, Britannic Hall might be what the doctor ordered. Britannic Hall was built in 1910 and housed the physician's surgery. Although the building is historical in nature, it is best to just drive by for an outside view, because Smith's Gore Real Estate is now operating from within.
Finding info about nearby hotel booking options is often a great way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. Even though there are only a handful of additional hotel and resort options in this part of Scrub Island, the quiet surroundings here ensure that it's a perfect choice for those seeking a secluded getaway. On the other hand, vacationers can still locate more accommodations by traveling a bit farther out. The following table shows all of the lodging options you can find in the surrounding area.
|Pusser's Marina Cay Resort||0.5||S||Marina Cay, Marina Cay|
|Beef Island Guest House||1.7||SSW||Beef Island, Beef Island|
|Lambert Beach Resort||3.9||WSW||3.1 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola|
|Mooring-Mariner Inn||--||--||Road Town, Tortola|
|Treasure Isle Hotel||6.7||WSW||Road Town, Tortola|
|Village Cay Resort & Marina||6.9||WSW||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Maria Hotel by the Sea||6.9||WSW||Downtown Road Town, Tortola|
|Fort Burt Hotel||7.0||SW||Road Town, Tortola|
|Prospect Reef Resort||7.2||SW||Road Town, Tortola|
|Nanny Cay Marina & Hotel||8.8||SW||Nanny Cay, Tortola|
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