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Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina

Scrub Island, Spa & Marina in the British Virgin Islands

Photo: Courtesy of Scrub Island, Spa & Marina

Scrub Island, British Virgin Islands
TEL: (877) 890-7444
TEL: (284) 440-3440

The name may suggest otherwise, but a trip here hardly constitutes roughing it. Once a pit stop for European explorers, the 230-acre island has been virtually uninhabited for decades—until last year, when the luxe property opened its doors. Accessible only by ferry (a seven-minute ride from Tortola), the 52-room resort is the only destination on the entire island—and it has plenty to offer. Guests will find spacious ocean-view villas, with private infinity pools and wraparound verandas; butler services; and waterfront restaurants, serving fresh-from-the-dock Caribbean dishes such as snapper ceviche or lobster pilau with coconut milk, mango, and sweet plantain.

Room to Book:

The Governor's Suite, a two-bedroom suite with more than 2,000 square feet of living space, a full kitchen, and a 40-foot-long panoramic balcony that overlooks the Sir Francis Drake Channel, Great Camanoe, Marina Cay, Beef Island, and Tortola.

Insider Tip:

Be sure to take one of the guided snorkeling trips to nearby Norman Island, where you'll swim with sea turtles and angelfish in the shallow coral reefs before grabbing a seat at the famed Willy T., a floating bar and restaurant that serves conch fritters and chicken roti.

Amenities

Open / Closes
  • Business Center
  • Beach Resort
  • Concierge
  • Gym/Fitness Center
  • Island Resort
  • Meeting Room
  • Maid Service
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Turndown
  • Water Sports
  • WiFi

Number of Bars: 2

Year Opened: 2010

Number of Restaurants: 3

Number of Suites: 26

Other:

Number of Rooms:

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