Angilla Point

On the north shore of Virgin Gorda, Angilla Point has warm cerulean waters and a great lookout spot. Enjoy swimming in shallow waters or snorkeling at this beach. There are rock formations that add detail to the blanket of soft white sand that coats the beach.

Located on the island of Virgin Gorda, 1.3 miles northwest of Santu Patia, Angilla Point is on the South West coast of the island, You should consider stopping by even if you aren't staying in the immediate vicinity. Angilla Point is a distinguishable relaxation spot because it's the ideal location for escaping the typical tourist haunts. Many of the other beaches in the Virgin Islands may be just as beautiful, but are usually busier since they're located by some of the most popular tourist areas in town.

Amenities and Ambiance

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business.

What's Nearby

Attractions

This beach is positioned on the South West coast of Virgin Gorda. It's located near Old Methodist Church, which is a quick cab ride's distance, and it is one of a number of popular spots in the area.

With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never get bored. The following table contains a list of nearby attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near Angilla Point
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Old Methodist Church Historical Site 4.3 mi. SSW Virgin Gorda
Little Fort Ruins Historical Site 4.8 mi. SW Virgin Gorda
Copper Mine National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 5.2 mi. SSW Virgin Gorda
Copper Mine Ruins Historical Site 5.2 mi. SSW Virgin Gorda

Cities and Towns

Spanish Town is the closest town and is not lacking in exploration opportunities, yet also not overflowing with buildings. From the coast, Spanish Town isn't far off, maybe four and a half miles (seven kilometers).

Hotels

Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. This beach is not near many large hotels, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests staying at smaller accommodations in the area.

Guests will find a good variety of hotels to pick from close to the beach. The most convenient of which have been listed in the following table.

Accommodations near Angilla Point
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Leverick Bay Resort & Marina 1.0 mi. SE Resort
Saba Rock Resort 2.7 mi. E Hotel
Bitter End Yacht Club 2.7 mi. E Resort
Rosewood Little Dix Bay 3.8 mi. SW Resort
Virgin Gorda Village Hotel -- -- Hotel
The Wheelhouse 4.2 mi. SSW Hotel
Fischer's Cove Beach Hotel 4.9 mi. SW Hotel

Food

When you start craving an afternoon snack, this beach has you covered, and you don't have to go far from the sea. One of the nearest restaurants is The Cove. The restaurant serves International cuisine. They have become well-known, however, because of their hamburgers and pizza. You'll have the option of walking or taking a cab since it's just a short distance away.

The table below provides a list of restaurant options near this shoreline.

Restaurants near Angilla Point
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
The Cove (284) 340-3005 International Very Casual 1.0 mi. SE
The Restaurant at Leverick Bay (284) 340-3005 International Fine Dining 1.0 mi. SE
Hog Heaven -- Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Lighthouse Restaurant & Beach Bar (284) 495-7154 -- -- -- --
Sugarcane Restaurant (284) 543-9494 Caribbean Informal 1.4 mi. SW
Sand Box Restaurant (284) 495-9122 Caribbean Very Casual 2.2 mi. E
Rock Cafe & Sports Bar (284) 495-5482 Caribbean Informal 2.2 mi. SSW
Giorgio's Table (284) 495-5684 Italian Informal -- --
Saba Rock Restaurant (284) 495-7711 International Informal 2.7 mi. E
Clubhouse Steak and Seafood Grill (305) 468-0168 International Informal 2.7 mi. E
The Almond Walk (305) 468-0168 International Informal 2.7 mi. E
The Crawl Pub (800) 872-2392 Eclectic Very Casual 2.7 mi. E

Other Beaches

Virgin Gorda has several beautiful beaches, and Angilla Point is just one option.

Travelers who like this beach might also enjoy Leverick Bay, situated just a short distance away. On the other hand, Long Bay Virgin Gorda offers a little more opportunity for excitement, and isn't far from other tourist hot-spots. It's located three quarters of a mile to the west-southwest.

Vacationers may also want to visit Mahoe Bay, located two miles away. The perfect strip of white sand at Mahoe Bay Beach drops into a blue lagoon surrounded by coral reefs. Perfect for swimming and snorkeling, this casual beach is also a wonderful spot for lounging in tranquility along its shores. With villas and a restaurant close by, Mahoe Bay offers everything to guests for their comfort.

Maybe Angilla Point is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; in which case you should keep looking for a beach or natural attraction that suits your vacation style.

 

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