Lots of guests choose to vacation in British Virgin Islands just to experience the amazing beaches that the Caribbean is so proud of. If you are a fan of the beach, Scrub Island Resort and Spa is the right spot for you. This property is situated on the shore, so tourists can spend all day every day in the sun if that is what they want to do.
Naturally, since Scrub Island Resort and Spa is positioned directly on Marina Cay Beach, spending time at the shore 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, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the name of each one in the table to learn more:
|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|
Trellis Bay is the closest to the resort. 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. Stay comfortable at here all day if you choose, since you'll find public bathrooms on-site.
Stopping by a community or town near your resort can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or learning more about the area's art and history. Scrub Island Resort and Spa is located on the western edge of Scrub Island, 6.9 miles east-northeast of downtown Road Town; it is 6.1 miles to the west of Spanish Town.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of 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 an excellent locale for active visitors. There are many active pursuits to be discovered when starting at this lodging. In fact, this particular part of Tortola claims a number of exciting attractions, like Britannic Hall, Sir Oliva Georges Plaza, and Her Majesty's Prison. Of the three, the closest is Britannic Hall.
With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are 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|
|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 on the lookout for somewhere interesting to go, Britannic Hall is an alternative worth considering. 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.
When you're choosing where to book your stay, it can often be smart to learn more about nearby accommodation options in order to get a better feel for the region. Though there are only a handful of other places to stay in this part of Scrub Island, its tranquil surroundings ensure that it's an ideal choice for travelers looking for a secluded destination. However, you'll still be able to find additional accommodations by traveling a bit farther out. Consult the table below to find a full list of booking possibilities that are available nearby.
|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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