What's Near Oil Nut Bay

Quite a few guests choose to spend their holidays in British Virgin Islands just for the incredible beaches that the Caribbean is so proud of.

If you are a fan of the beach, Oil Nut Bay is just what you are looking for. This lodging is situated on the coast, so vacationers can spend their whole trip soaking up the sun if that is what they want to do.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Oil Nut Bay is located right on Brechers Bay, sun bathing is popular with guests staying at this property. Breachers Bay, located on the eastern half of Virgin Gorda, offers a quiet beach area surrounded by private villas. The thin strip of golden sand meets with the moderate waters from the bay. For guests who are willing to venture off site, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn more:

Beaches Near Oil Nut Bay
Beach Distance Direction Location
Vixen Point 2.6 W Prickly Pear Island
Leverick Bay 3.6 W 4.7 mi. Northeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Angilla Point 4.6 W 4.5 mi. Northeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda

Vixen Point is probably the most convenient option to visit near these accommodations. Located on Prickly Pear Island, Vixen Point is a great spot for many of the more popular beach time activities like beach combing, snorkeling, and swimming. Vixen is the most popular beach on the island, and can be very crowded when a cruise ship is nearby. You can spend as much time as you want at this coastal site, considering there are nearby public restrooms.

Another beach to consider visiting is Leverick Bay which is far from secluded. 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. This beach is a short taxi cab trip away.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about what is close by may be wondering how close (or far) the adjacent city or town is from the property. Oil Nut Bay is located in Oil Nut Bay, a neighborhood in the general vicinity of Leverick Bay; it is eight miles (12 and a half kilometers) to the east-northeast of Spanish Town.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Oil Nut Bay:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
North Sound, Virgin Gorda 0.9 WSW
Eustatia Island 2.0 WNW
Prickly Pear Island 2.6 W
Necker Island 2.7 NW
Leverick Bay, Virgin Gorda 3.7 W
Santu Patia, Virgin Gorda 4.0 W
Mosquito Island 4.4 W
Pond Bay, Virgin Gorda 6.0 WSW
Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda 7.8 WSW
George Dog Island 8.5 W

Nearby Attractions

Virgin Gorda Peak National Park

Oil Nut Bay serves as a great locale for active vacationers. There are many fun activities to be discovered when exploring near this accommodation. In fact, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, such as Virgin Gorda Peak National Park, Prickly Pear National Park, and Old Methodist Church. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Virgin Gorda Peak National Park.

Still more attractions, within the vicinity of the lodging, are listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Oil Nut Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Virgin Gorda Peak National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 5.1 W 3.1 mi. Northeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Prickly Pear National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.7 W Prickly Pear Island
Old Methodist Church Historical Site 7.6 WSW Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Copper Mine National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.9 SW 1.1 mi. South-Southeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Copper Mine Ruins Historical Site 7.9 SW 1.1 mi. South-Southeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Little Fort National Park Park -- -- Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Little Fort Ruins Historical Site -- -- Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Spring Bay National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.8 SW 1.3 mi. South-Southwest of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Devil's Bay National Park Park 9.1 SW 1.7 mi. South-Southwest of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Fallen Jerusalem National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.9 SW Fallen Jerusalem
West Dog National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.5 W West Dog Island
Cam Bay National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 13.4 W Great Camanoe

If you're looking for an enjoyable experience, Virgin Gorda Peak National Park is an alternative worth considering. At 1370 feet above sea level, the Virgin Gorda Peak National Park is one of the only remaining examples of a Caribbean dry forest in the British Virgin Islands and even some of the surrounding island nations. The park was donated to the National Park System in 1974 and is now popular amongst hikers.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning about nearby lodging options is often a great means of getting a better feel for the area as whole. Even though you might only find a handful of additional places to stay right around Oil Nut Bay, the tranquil surroundings here ensure that it's a nice option for visitors seeking a secluded retreat. Nonetheless, vacationers will still be able to locate additional accommodations by traveling a few miles out. Consult the table below to get a full list of hotel booking options found in the area.

Accommodations near Oil Nut Bay
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Bitter End Yacht Club 1.9 W Oil Nut Bay, Virgin Gorda
Saba Rock Resort 1.9 W 6.2 mi. Northeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Leverick Bay Resort & Marina 3.8 W Leverick Bay, Virgin Gorda
Nail Bay Resort Community 5.6 W 3.1 mi. North-Northeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Mango Bay Resort 5.8 WSW 2.3 mi. Northeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Aquamare Estate 5.9 WSW 2.1 mi. Northeast of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Rosewood Little Dix Bay 7.3 WSW 0.8 mi. North of Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Virgin Gorda Village Hotel -- -- Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
The Wheelhouse 7.5 WSW Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
Fischer's Cove Beach Hotel 8.2 WSW Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda
 

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