We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
keep it secret

quiet and secluded beach, very romantic, beautiful sunset, only a few yachts break the view. No... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
catherine b
Beautiful location

A hard drive down from Sebastian’s but well worth the effort. Pristine sand in an undeveloped part... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
via mobile
Read all 525 reviews
All photos (200)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beautiful beach”(61 reviews)
“dirt road”(21 reviews)
“porta potty”(12 reviews)
This Tortola cove offers excellent snorkeling opportunities.
Reviews (525)
Filter reviews
499 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbeautiful beachdirt roadporta pottybeach barlong bayhidden beachfavorite beachwhite sandsnack shackpalm treeswheel drivewell worth the effortgreat snorkelingcalm watersoff seasonwest end of tortolabeautiful water
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 499 reviews
Reviewed 13 August 2018

quiet and secluded beach, very romantic, beautiful sunset, only a few yachts break the view. No paved road to go there though

Thank catherine b
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

A hard drive down from Sebastian’s but well worth the effort. Pristine sand in an undeveloped part of Tortola.

Thank GraemeG193
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

No better beach on ithe islandsland. Make sure to visit Nigel’s beach bar!!! Great snorkeling Great spot for families Road down is a bit of an adventure but well worth it!!

Thank Tracy F
Reviewed 4 June 2018

This was the nicest private beach I went to in BVI. The best snorkeling we had all week and we took a boat tour. If you're in Long Bay, this beach is a must for a day. Bring your cooler, chairs and snorkel gear.

1  Thank shannonpH1012KV
Reviewed 3 March 2018

It may be a rough road to get there but it is worth it! Have visited twice and Smugglers is always our favorite beach. And, Nigel's Boom Boom Beach bar will be reopening after Irma/Maria.

2  Thank NJOYFMB
Reviewed 1 February 2018

We spent the afternoon laughing, walking and having a picnic on the beach. It was such a quiet little beach with an incredible view. We felt very safe there as a group of four girls. There is a little bar on the beach, however we...More

4  Thank Danica W
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Not a big island you can spend a day and see nearly all the great beaches around the island. Surprisingly this beach was not crowded and seems being just out of the way enough that the other beaches get more crowded.

1  Thank hereinma2017
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Don’t be put off by the dirt track.. keep going. This place is beautiful and very quiet. The bar owner is just rebuilding so it’ll be even better. There’s currently no shade as the hurricane ripped all the leaves off the trees. Go there. It’s...More

2  Thank ColonelPH
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Much quieter beach with nice sand but not easy to get to in a small compact car. Better to have a truck or have a taxi take you if you like your car.

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Amazing experience! Not for diva's or foo foo people, crawling, hot, cold waters, cactuses...so much fun!

1  Thank Narda R
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 24 hotels in Tortola
389 reviews
1.33 km away
Long Bay Beach Club
736 reviews
1.45 km away
Sebastian's on the Beach
452 reviews
2.07 km away
Sugar Mill Hotel
653 reviews
2.68 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 155 restaurants in Tortola
Nigel's Boom Boom Beach Bar & Grill
118 reviews
.03 km away
D Best Cup
196 reviews
.99 km away
Fish 'n Lime Inn
433 reviews
.90 km away
Tropical Fusion Beach Bar and Grill
117 reviews
1.57 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 143 attractions in Tortola
Day Trips BVI
163 reviews
1.03 km away
Island Surf and Sail
265 reviews
1.02 km away
Mystique Day Sails BVI
147 reviews
.98 km away
Soper's Hole
279 reviews
.98 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
2 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from NKyAdventurer | Reviewed this property |
Don't know if you got an answer on this or not. In terms of distance, it's not that far from the cruise port. In terms of the road conditions and logistics, I would allow 45 minutes to and from. RICH