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

Tortola is a good option for those wishing to visit Thornton Plantation, because guests staying in this region of the Virgin Islands will have the benefit of easy site access during their time there. There are a good bunch of hotels in the district within range of this facility.

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

If you've worked up an appetite during your visit, don't worry -- there is a wide variety of restaurants and bars within traveling distance. The most frequented nearby place to eat is The Genaker, which offers eclectic meals. Also within reach, you will find options such as Peg Leg Landing and Captain Mulligans where you and your companions may try a bite of American cuisine and experience the culture of the Virgin Islands.


Contact Information

Location: Pleasant Valley, Tortola


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