Leverick Bay

Leverick Bay is a sparkling velvet sand beach sitting adjacent to a handful of villas and rental properties. A pier is on the south side of the beach, after which the beach gets gray and rockier.

Located on the island of Virgin Gorda, 0.7 miles north-northeast of Santu Patia, Leverick Bay is on the North East edge of the island, You should consider dropping by whether or not you're staying particularly close by. Travelers who want to avoid long taxi rides will find that Leverick Bay is a good choice for them. More than likely, this beach is near many of the attractions you already plan to visit, since it isn't far from the city's major hubs.

Amenities and Ambiance

If you're suddenly hungry or thirsty, the concession stand at Leverick Bay is the ultimate convenience.

There are public restrooms at this beach——something you'll appreciate if you bring the kids along. Fortunately, showers are provided, so you don't have to go back to your hotel sandy. It's also good to know that you will have access to chairs and umbrellas, so guests looking for relief from the sultry island sun will not be disappointed. You'll find the waters off-shore to be of good snorkeling quality, so purchase or rent some equipment if you want to see what lies beneath the surface.

Be mindful that Leverick Bay is in an area which is an urban area, which means you may find many people vying for the use of the same amenities.

What's Nearby

Attractions

This beach is positioned on the North East coast of Virgin Gorda. It is close to Old Methodist Church, which is seen four and a half miles away, and it is among the area's attractions.

Being able to choose from some activities besides the beach will ensure you won't run out of ways to stay busy. The attractions nearest to this beach are listed in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Leverick Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Old Methodist Church Historical Site 4.5 mi. SW Virgin Gorda
Little Fort Ruins Historical Site 5.0 mi. SW Virgin Gorda
Copper Mine National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 5.2 mi. SW Virgin Gorda
Copper Mine Ruins Historical Site 5.2 mi. SW Virgin Gorda

Cities and Towns

Spanish Town is nearby and is not lacking in exploration opportunities, yet also not overflowing with buildings. From the beach, Spanish Town is a quick trip away, roughly four and a half miles (seven and a half kilometers).

Hotels

The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, depending on time of day, season, and how packed the nearby hotels are. Typically, you can expect to see a fair amount of visitors from lodgings in the area.

You'll find a pretty nice range of hotel and resort options to choose from in the area that encircles Leverick Bay. The most convenient of which can be viewed in the table that follows.

Accommodations near Leverick Bay
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Leverick Bay Resort & Marina 0.1 mi. W Resort
Bitter End Yacht Club 1.7 mi. E Resort
Saba Rock Resort 1.7 mi. E Hotel
Biras Creek Resort 2.0 mi. E Resort
Rosewood Little Dix Bay 4.1 mi. SW Resort
Virgin Gorda Village Hotel -- -- Hotel
The Wheelhouse 4.4 mi. SW Hotel
Fischer's Cove Beach Hotel 5.1 mi. SW Hotel

Food

If you visit the beach around lunchtime the area around this beach has plenty to offer, so there's no need to go too far from these sands. One of the nearest places to eat is Hog Heaven. The restaurant offers a menu of Caribbean cuisine. They're perhaps most famous, though, for their barbecue.

Some nearby restaurant options are listed in the following table.

Restaurants near Leverick Bay
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Hog Heaven -- Caribbean Very Casual -- --
The Cove (284) 340-3005 International Very Casual 0.1 mi. W
Lighthouse Restaurant & Beach Bar (284) 495-7154 -- -- -- --
Sand Box Restaurant (284) 495-9122 Caribbean Very Casual 1.3 mi. ENE
Clubhouse Steak and Seafood Grill (305) 468-0168 International Informal 1.7 mi. E
The Almond Walk (305) 468-0168 International Informal 1.7 mi. E
The Crawl Pub (800) 872-2392 Eclectic Very Casual 1.7 mi. E
Winston's Bakery (284) 494-2746 Eclectic -- 1.7 mi. E
Saba Rock Restaurant (284) 495-7711 International Informal 1.7 mi. E
Fat Virgin's Cafe (284) 495-7054 Caribbean, Eclectic -- 2.0 mi. E
Biras Creek Restaurant (284) 494-3555 Caribbean, European, International Informal 2.0 mi. E
Hilltop Bar and Lounge (284) 394-3555 International Informal 2.0 mi. E

Other Beaches

Travelers looking for a beach that's right for them on Virgin Gorda will have lots of options besides Leverick Bay.

You might also enjoy Vixen Point, which is home to plenty of activity. It is located a mile to the east-northeast.

Another location you may want to try is Brechers Bay, which is located two miles to the east.

You may find that Leverick Bay is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; in which case there are other beaches (and other outdoor attractions) worth trying.

 

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