Thornton Plantation

Renowned as the birth place of William Thornton, the architect who drew up the plans for the United States Capitol building, Thornton Plantation is the ruins of a once sugar plantation.

Staying Close

You may enjoy staying on Tortola if you plan on visiting Thornton Plantation, as visitors to this area of the Virgin Islands will have the benefit of easy access to this historic attraction during their visit. If you want to book your stay within easy reach of this historical site, you'll have a fair number of lodging options close-by.

Hotels near Thornton Plantation
Hotel Type Island Distance Direction
Nanny Cay Marina & Hotel Resort Tortola 0.3 mi. (3.4 km) ESE
Prospect Reef Resort Resort Tortola 1.8 mi. (1.4 km) ENE
Fort Burt Hotel Hotel Tortola -- --
Agape Cottages Cottages Tortola 2.1 mi. (4.1 km) NNW
Heritage Inn Hotel Tortola -- --
Maria Hotel by the Sea Hotel Tortola 2.2 mi. (0.1 km) NE
Myett's Hotel Tortola -- --

Location and What's Nearby

There are several picks of dining options to pick from in the community nearby Thornton Plantation. Peg Leg Landing, which serves eclectic fare, will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. The Genaker and Captain Mulligans are some more food and drink options near Thornton Plantation. At Captain Mulligans you and your companions should be sure to try out American meals and experience the flavors of the Virgin Islands.


Contact Information

Location: Pleasant Valley, Tortola


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