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.

Positioned in the heart of Beef Island, Trellis Bay is on the North West coast of the island, You should think about stopping by regardless of whether you're staying in the immediate vicinity. Many of the beaches in the Virgin Islands are quiet and secluded, but the ambiance at Trellis Bay is one of both seclusion and activity; this means you can relax without having to travel too far from the buzz of the city.

How to Access The Beach
Access to the beach is easy due to its close proximity to the Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport. Drivers should follow Waterfront Drive to the airport's eastern entrance, where a small turnoff will lead to a carpark.

Amenities and Ambiance

Trellis Bay's beach is a popular spot for tourists, which makes sense due to its palm trees and soft white sand. The island's famous green hills offer priceless vistas, while numerous sailboats and yachts will dot the bay.

The concession stand at this spot is also an option. You may also have the option to order some food from one of the mobile vendors who are typically found at this location.

Restrooms are available at Trellis Bay. You'll find the waters off-shore to be clear enough for snorkeling, so grab your equipment if you're hoping to find some interesting marine life.

Keep in mind that Trellis Bay's immediate surroundings are a popular spot, which means you may find quite a few people competing for the use of the same services.

What's Nearby


The beach is wonderful, but the surrounding area has a lot to offer, too. Look for it on the North West coast of Beef Island. It is near some interesting sites like VI Maritime Museum, which is situated three miles to the , and it is one of a few area's attractions.

If you want to discover more interesting facts about the history of the Virgin Islands, many sites offer unique historical perspectives on the area. One of the closest attractions of this sort is Josiah's Bay Plantation, which is one of the closest places of historical significance in the neighborhood of Trellis Bay.

The beach is one type of attraction you can visit, but there will be more options available in the Virgin Islands. The following chart includes some other attractions close-by.

Activities and Attractions Near Trellis Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
VI Maritime Museum Museum 3.2 WSW Tortola
Josiah's Bay Plantation Historical Site 3.5 W Tortola
St. Phillip's Church Historical Site 4.3 WSW Tortola
Her Majesty's Prison Historical Site 5.6 W Tortola
Britannic Hall Historical Site 5.7 W Tortola

Cities and Towns

Trellis Bay is near Road Town, so a trip into the city——for snacks, drinks, and other attractions——is a convenient option. Road Town is the closest city and is an area with plenty to do, but yet isn't overcrowded. From Trellis Bay, Road Town is about five and a half miles (nine kilometers) away.


The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. This spot is not near many large hotels, but it can attract visitors from smaller accommodations in the area.

Travelers trying to find a place to stay near Trellis Bay shouldn't find it that difficult, as there is no shortage of hotels and resorts to pick from in the area. Find the closest, most convenient booking options by perusing what's listed in the table that follows.

Accommodations near Trellis Bay
Hotel Distance Direction Island Type
Beef Island Guest House 0.1 ESE Beef Island Guest house
Pusser's Marina Cay Resort 1.2 NE Marina Cay Hotel
Scrub Island Resort and Spa 1.7 NNE Scrub Island Resort


It's no problem if you start to get the munchies while hanging out at Trellis Bay; there are lots of nearby options when it comes to dining. One of the nearest restaurants is Last Resort Restaurant The.

The following table provides a list of dining options located near this beach.

Restaurants near Trellis Bay
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
Last Resort Restaurant The (284) 495-2520 -- -- -- Beef Island
Loose Mongoose Restaurant (284) 495-2303 -- -- -- Beef Island
Flying Iguana (284) 495-5277 Caribbean, International 0.2 mi. NW Beef Island
Pusser's Marina Cay (284) 495-4554 American 1.2 mi. NE Marina Cay
Red Rock Restaurant & Bar (284) 495-1646 International 1.7 mi. W Tortola
CalaMaya (284) 495-2126 Eclectic 2.7 mi. SW Tortola
Pusser's East (284) 495-1010 International 2.7 mi. SW Tortola
The Turtle Restaurant (284) 495-2877 Caribbean 3.0 mi. W Tortola
Brandywine Estate Restaurant (284) 495-2301 Italian, Mediterranean 3.8 mi. SW Tortola
Cooper Island Beach Club Restaurant (284) 495-9084 Caribbean 4.4 mi. SSE Cooper Island
Mrs. Scatliffe's Restaurant (284) 495-4556 Caribbean 4.6 mi. W Tortola

Other Beaches

Needless to say, there are other beaches on Beef Island besides Trellis Bay worth visiting.

Another location you may want to try is Marina Cay Beach, located one and a quarter miles away.

While the area offers plenty of picturesque views and exciting attractions, Trellis Bay is both a refreshing place to relax, and a beautiful natural attraction.


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