Sprat Bay Beach

A quiet, calm bay that is almost never crowded, this beach is lined by coconut trees and offers the ultimate tropical island shore experience.

Set on Water Island, Sprat Bay Beach is on the South coast of the island, You might want to drop by whether or not you are staying in the immediate vicinity. Making its home within a heavily traveled region, Sprat Bay Beach is a solid option for beachgoers looking for an impressive selection of things to do and see.

Amenities and Ambiance

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun.

Bear in mind that the immediate vicinity around Sprat Bay Beach is is a much-visited area, so show up early.

What's Nearby


This spot is on the South coast of Water Island. It is near some interesting sites like Phillips' Botanical Garden, which is one of a number of popular spots in the area.

Historical attractions such as Hotel Ruins offer a wonderful compliment to the scenery of Sprat Bay Beach, plus they allow vacationers to learn more about the Virgin Islands, without having to go too far from the beach. As a matter of fact, this site can be found fairly close to this place of historical interest.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, the following table shows the closest options.

Activities and Attractions Near Sprat Bay Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Phillips' Botanical Garden Botanical Garden 0.6 mi. W Water Island
Hotel Ruins Historical Site 1.0 mi. SW Water Island
Fort Segarra Historical Site 1.2 mi. SW Water Island

Cities and Towns

Sprat Bay Beach is in the Charlotte Amalie area, so a trip into the city is a definite option. Those visiting Sprat Bay Beach who are hoping to find other opportunities for exploration will want to think about making the trip to Charlotte Amalie, because it's not far away and is a particularly busy area of the Virgin Islands. From the coast, Charlotte Amalie is a quick trip away, maybe a mile and a half (three kilometers).


The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, depending on time of day, season, and how many hotel rooms have been booked nearby. Sprat Bay Beach is not located near many major hotels, but you may meet guests staying at some of the area's smaller options.


When you get hungry for an afternoon snack, this beach has you covered, so there's no need to go too far from these sands. One of the nearest restaurants is Da Pizza Boat. This restaurant serves delicious Italian food. They are also known for serving pizza. You'll have the option of walking or taking a cab as it's not far off the beach at all.

A list of nearby restaurants is shown in the table below.

Restaurants near Sprat Bay Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Da Pizza Boat -- Italian -- 0.8 mi. WSW
Dinghy's Beach Bar & Grill (340) 227-5525 American, Caribbean Very Casual 0.8 mi. WSW
Heidi's Honeymoon Grill -- American Very Casual 0.8 mi. WSW
Enkai Sushi Bar (340) 774-6254 Japanese Very Casual 0.9 mi. N
Rum Shandy (340) 775-7861 American Very Casual 1.1 mi. N
24 Hour Deli Presto (340) 715-6125 American -- -- --
Alexander's Bella Blu (340) 774-4349 European, Mediterranean Informal -- --
Barefoot Buddha (340) 777-3668 -- -- -- --
Captain's Terrace (340) 714-1211 -- -- -- --
Domino's Tutu Park Mall (340) 775-3400 Italian Very Casual -- --
Hook Line & Sinker (340) 776-9708 American Informal -- --
La Tia & Sons (340) 714-5515 -- -- -- --

Other Beaches

Visitors looking for a beach that's right for them will have other options if Sprat Bay Beach doesn't suit their tastes.

Another location you may want to try is Hull Bay, located three and a half miles away.

You may find that Sprat Bay Beach is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; if so, the Virgin Islands offers a variety of beaches for travelers who wish to try elsewhere.


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