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 near the center of the island of Virgin Gorda, 1.3 miles northwest of Santu Patia, Angilla Point is on the South West edge of the island, You should think about stopping by whether or not you are staying particularly close by. Angilla Point is a distinguishable relaxation spot because it's one of the best spots for getting away from vacation stresses, like overly crowded restaurants and attractions. Other nearby beaches in the Virgin Islands may have the same pleasing, tropical setting as Angilla Point, but are usually busier since they're near some of the most popular hotels.

Amenities and Ambiance

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, so those of you traveling with small children may want to consider another spot.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Travelers will find Angilla Point on the South West coast of Virgin Gorda; this area boasts other attractions such as Old Methodist Church, which is four and a half miles away.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never run out of things to do. The following table contains a list of the closest 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

Angilla Point is near Spanish Town, so walking the city is a definite option. Spanish Town is nearby and is a region with interesting things to do, yet is never overly congested. From Angilla Point, Spanish Town is not far away, roughly four and a half miles (seven kilometers).

Hotels

The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, depending on when you visit, and how many of the nearby hotel rooms have been booked. There are not many large hotels nearby, but it can appeal to guests from the few small lodgings in the area.

Visitors will find a good range of resort and hotel options to pick from close to Angilla Point. The most accessible of which are shown below.

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

If the heat at the beach has you craving a cool cocktail and a bite to eat, you'll have a variety of choices within a few miles. One of the nearest places to eat is The Cove. The restaurant has a menu featuring International cuisine. Many guests rave about their hamburgers and pizza. When you start to get hungry, you won't need to wait too long to eat since it's just a short distance away.

The following table provides a list of nearby dining options.

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

Of course, there are lots of other spots along the coast of Virgin Gorda, so if Angilla Point doesn't suit you, you can still find a great spot.

You might also enjoy Leverick Bay, located only a short distance away. Still, if you're searching for something a little more active, Long Bay Virgin Gorda may be just what you're looking for. You'll find it three quarters of a mile to the west-southwest.

Travelers may also want to consider Mahoe Bay, which is located only a short distance 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.

Perhaps Angilla Point is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; if so, the Virgin Islands offers a variety of beaches for travelers who wish to try elsewhere.

 

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