What's Located Around Sebastian's on the Beach

Quite often, visitors have decided to visit British Virgin Islands knowing that they'll get to see the spectacular beaches that the Caribbean is so proud of.

If all you can think about is the beach, Sebastian's on the Beach is the right spot for you. This site is located along the shore, so vacationers can spend as much time as they like soaking up the sun if they so desire. This particular site is hidden away from the Virgin Islands' more crowded areas, which means those visiting this particular area may often have these stretches of sand to themselves, giving them the chance to find a peaceful spot to soak in some sun.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Sebastian's on the Beach was built directly on Apple Bay, spending time at the shore is one of the main attractions here. The beach at Apple Bay has been nicknamed the "Surfing Beach" so, if you're in search of the perfect wave this is the destination for you. During most of the year the waves are only around five to six feet. For travelers who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the names below to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Sebastian's
Beach Distance Direction Location
Long Bay West 0.6 W Long Bay, Tortola
Smuggler's Cove 1.3 W 3.4 mi. North of Coral Bay, Tortola
Cane Garden Bay 2.6 NE Cane Garden Bay, Tortola
Nanny Cay 3.1 E Nanny Cay, Tortola
Sandy Cay Beach 3.2 NW Sandy Cay
Brewers Bay Beach 3.8 NE 2.5 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola
Sandy Spit 3.9 NNW Sandy Spit
Green Cay Beach 4.1 NNW Green Cay

The most convenient one to visit is Long Bay West. Long Bay West is located on the British Virgin Island's most populated island and offers a mile-long beach area composed of soft, white sand. The water is calm to moderate, making it perfect for an exciting swim or a surf at high tide.

Nearby Areas

Stopping by a community or town near your hotel can help diversify your itinerary, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Sebastian's on the Beach is located in Long Bay, a neighborhood in the general vicinity of Little Carrot Bay; it is four and a half miles (seven and a half kilometers) to the west-southwest of Road Town.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Sebastian's on the Beach:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Little Harbour 0.4 SE
Pine Beach 0.9 NE
Recovery 0.9 SE
Little Carrot Bay 1.0 NE
West End 1.3 WSW
Great Carrot Bay 1.4 NE
Frenchman's Cay 1.8 SW
Havers 2.5 E
Cane Garden Bay 2.6 NE
Hard Bargin 2.8 ENE

Nearby Attractions

J.R. O'Neal Botanic Gardens

Vacationers who want to try unfamiliar activities during their trip to Tortola will quickly learn that Sebastian's on the Beach makes an excellent place to start your daily adventures. In fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, including Britannic Hall, Sir Oliva Georges Plaza, and Her Majesty's Prison. Of the three nearby attractions, 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 following table.

Attractions Near Sebastian's
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Britannic Hall Historical Site -- -- Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Sir Oliva Georges Plaza Historical Site -- -- Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Her Majesty's Prison Historical Site 4.6 ENE Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Noel Lloyd (P.A.M.) Park Park 4.5 ENE Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Festival Grounds Park 4.5 ENE Road Town, Tortola
1780 Lower Estate Sugar Works Museum Museum 4.6 ENE Road Town, Tortola
Parkfields Recreation Grounds Park 4.5 ENE Road Town, Tortola
Folk Museum Museum 4.4 ENE Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Up's Cineplex Movie Theater 4.4 ENE Road Town, Tortola
Eugene O'Neal Museum Museum 4.4 ENE Downtown Road Town, Tortola
Sunday Morning Well Historical Site 4.3 ENE Road Town, Tortola
J.R. O'Neal Botanic Gardens Botanical Garden 4.4 ENE Road Town, Tortola
Old Recreation Ground Park 4.2 ENE Road Town, Tortola
Old Government House Museum Museum 4.4 E 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 6.9 ENE 2.4 mi. Northeast of Road Town, Tortola
Mount Healthy National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.4 NE 2.3 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola
Thornton Plantation Historical Site 2.8 E 2.2 mi. South West of Road Town, Tortola
VI Maritime Museum Museum 7.0 E 2.5 mi. East of Road Town, Tortola
Callwood Historic Distillery Historical Site 2.6 NE Cane Garden Bay, Tortola
Shark Bay National Park Park 4.1 NE 2.8 mi. Northwest of Road Town, Tortola
John Lettsom House Historical Site -- -- Cane Garden Bay, Tortola
The Dungeon Historical Site 2.4 E Havers, Tortola
Sage Mountain National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.6 E 3.0 mi. West-Southwest of Road Town, Tortola
St. Michael Church Ruins Historical Site 1.3 NE Great Carrot Bay, Tortola
North Shore Shell Museum Museum 1.1 NE Little Carrot Bay, Tortola
Fort Recovery Historical Site 0.9 SSE Recovery, Tortola
Belmont Archaeological Site Historical Site -- -- Long Bay, Tortola
Dead Chest National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.1 E Dead Chest Island
Rhone Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.1 E 5.9 mi. Southeast of Road Town
Vigilant Sloop Historical Site 1.5 SW Frenchman's Cay
Cam Bay National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.3 ENE Great Camanoe
Diamond Cay National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.4 NW 1.8 mi. East of Great Harbour, Jost Van Dyke
Treasure Point Caves Cave 6.9 SE Norman Island
West Dog National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 15.0 ENE West Dog Island
Virgin Islands Coral Reef National Monument Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.2 S 12.2 mi. South-Southwest of Road Town
Little Tobago - Great Tobago National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.0 WNW 13.9 mi. West of Road Town

If you're looking 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.

Nearby Accommodations

When deciding on a place to stay, it is sometimes helpful to learn about nearby accommodations as a way to get a better feel for the region. You will find lots of additional destinations to learn about prior to making a decision, as this part of Tortola offers visitors a sweeping selection of hotels and resorts to pick from. Learn more about the region's booking possibilities by checking the table below.

Accommodations near Sebastian's
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Sugar Mill Hotel 0.4 NE 4.2 mi. West-Southwest of Road Town, Tortola
Long Bay Beach Resort 0.5 WSW Long Bay, Tortola
Fort Recovery Beachfront Villas 0.9 SSE Recovery, Tortola
Heritage Inn -- -- 3.2 mi. West of Road Town, Tortola
Myett's -- -- Cane Garden Bay, Tortola
Elm Beach Suites 2.6 NE Cane Garden Bay, Tortola
Agape Cottages 2.6 NE Cane Garden Bay, Tortola
Rhymer's Beach Hotel 2.6 NE Cane Garden Bay, Tortola
Quito's Gazebo 2.6 NE Cane Garden Bay, Tortola
Nanny Cay Marina & Hotel 3.1 E Nanny Cay, Tortola
 

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