Best Tortola Resorts And Hotels
Due to hurricane Irma that struck on September 6, 2017, information about this area may be subject to change, as we gather more data.
Here are the best Tortola resorts - the biggest island of the British Virgin Islands: Long Bay Beach Club, Scrub Island, Fort Recovery Beachfront Villa & Suites, Frenchman’s Cay, Nanny Cay Marina & Hotel, Sebastian's on the Beach, Lambert Beach Resort, The Heritage Inn, Surfsong Villa Resort, Maria's by the Sea, The Tamarind Club, Fort Burt Hotel.
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Long Bay Beach Club - Family Friendly Tortola Resort
Address: West End Nr Soper's Hole, West End, Tortola, British Virgin Islands
Long Bay Beach Club is a perfect Tortola resort for couples and families that is situated along the northwestern coastline of the island just minutes from the West End Ferry. Long Bay Beach is a beautiful stretch of white sand that offers plenty of space for relaxation and swimming. Every cabana and suite is located beachfront with big views of the Caribbean Sea. Rooms and suites range from a simple cabana and deluxe suites have a kitchenette with private balcony. There are larger suites which are furnished with a stellar terrace and a full kitchen. There are plenty of motorized and non-motorized beach activities at Long Bay with plenty of local vendors offering different equipment for rent from kayaks to motor boats. The Sugar Mill Restaurant is situated in an 18th century sugar mill and serves breakfast and lunch on the bottom level as well as an excellent fine dining experience in the evening on the second level. The 1748 Bar is ideal for that cold island cocktail and nightly entertainment can be found at Bomba’s Surf Shack just a short distance away from the complex. There is one freshwater swimming pool located at this property with a nice deck and surrounding garden area. Long Bay Beach Club Tortola resort has tennis courts and full service spa. The resort does not offer any organized children’s activities and nanny service is available for an additional charge.
Scrub Island Resort, Spa and Marina - Family Friendly Tortola Resort
Address: Scrub Island, Scrub Island, Other Islands, VG1120, British Virgin Islands
Scrub Island Resort, Spa and Marina is a family-friendly as well as couple friendly boutique-style Tortola resort. This resort has three private beaches, a 55 boat slip and plenty of space for guests to explore. Constructed in 2010 this complex consists of several low rise buildings scattered along the beachfront and hillside. Guest rooms have 357 square feet of luxury with ocean views from private balconies. One, two, three and four-bedrooms villas have additional bathrooms, multiple private balconies, full kitchens as well as a private plunge or infinity pool. The complex is situated with three distinct beaches for guests that include a family-friendly, quiet and another secluded beach for couples. The property has plenty of amenities like complimentary non-motorized watersport equipment, a quiet beachfront freshwater swimming pool as well as a lagoon-style pool with multiple tiers, several waterfalls, a waterslide and swim-up bar. Scrub Island Tortola resort has several locations to dine onsite that include ala carte menu service for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The One Shoe Bar and Grill is ideal for that beach or poolside lunch. The property has a small market for guests to stock their refrigerators once they arrive. Patrons with children will find plenty of activities for them with a playground, water trampoline and plenty of swimming.
Fort Recovery Beachfront Villa & Suites Hotel - Family Friendly Tortola Resort
Address: Towers West End, PO Box 239, Road Town, West End, Tortola, VG1110, British Virgin Islands
Fort Recovery Beachfront Villa and Suites Hotel is perfect for families and couples that are looking for a unique Tortola resort. This low rise Tortola resort is situated on the southeastern shoreline of the island next to a 17th century Dutch fort which is perhaps the oldest fort standing in the Caribbean. The complex was opened in the late 1960s and was expanded in 2005. The property offers villa-style accommodations that range from one to eight-bedrooms. Villas reside along the beachfront with full kitchens, large patios and gorgeous ocean views. The beach area is soft white sand and secluded with plenty of vegetation for shade. Fort Recovery Beachfront Villa & Suites Tortola resort has plenty of relaxing activities like Pilates and yoga classes on the beach. The resort is quiet and has one freshwater swimming pool that is surrounded by a lush garden. The Fort Recovery Restaurant and Bar serves a great ala carte for breakfast and even offers a price-fixed four course dinner. There is no lunch service but drinks can be had at the bar all-day. There is a fitness center and the full-service spa has that perfect treatment. This complex has a variety of packages for people who wish to scuba dive, sail or explore. Families are welcome at this complex although there is not a formal organized kids club.
Frenchman’s Cay - Adults Mostly Tortola Resort
Address: Frenchman Cay, West End, Tortola, VG1110, British Virgin Islands
The Frenchman’s Cay is a very secluded and small Tortola resort which is located on the west end of the island on Frenchman’s Cay. This property does not allow children three years of age or younger and has a more adult feel. The beach is great and private with lots of lush tropical gardens on the surrounding hillsides. This complex is composed of nine detached split-level villas that offer a full kitchen, big views and multiple balconies. This property has a good location for all motorized and non-motorized watersport opportunities such as complimentary snorkeling and kayaking gear. This is a relaxed and laid-back property which has one freshwater swimming pool overlooking the Caribbean Sea. Safrans Restaurant and Bar has a great selection of cuisine with ala carte menu service for breakfast, lunch and dinner. There is a tennis court and full service treatment spa onsite for guests. This complex is geared more for adults and there is not an organized kids club on this resort. There is a kiddie section in the pool area with games and toys.
Nanny Cay Marina & Hotel - Adults Mostly Tortola Resort
Address: South Side of Tortola, Nanny Cay, Road Town, Tortola, VG1110, British Virgin Islands
Nanny Cay Marina and Hotel is a great place for people who like to sail or indulge in motorized watersports like deep sea fishing. Located on the southern coastline this complex includes a 200 boat slip and encompasses most of the Nanny Cay. The beach area along the cay has nice white sand and there are a few spots suitable for swimming. The hotel property has 40 standard and deluxe studios that include a kitchenette and a private balcony. There are 32 private two and three-bedroom villas with full kitchens, big views of the Sir Drake Channel and multiple patios for added space. There are ample opportunities for motorized and non-motorized watersports and a plethora of equipment is available for rent from speedboats to snorkeling gear. Nanny Cay Marina & Hotel Tortola resort has two restaurants that feature breakfast, lunch and dinner with the Peg Leg Landing Restaurant serving delicious fresh seafood cuisine. There is one freshwater swimming pool that is surrounded by a nice deck for lounging. The property has a fitness center and full service spa onsite or guests. This complex does not have an organized kids club for children.
Sebastian's on the Beach - Adults Mostly Tortola Resort
Address: Apple Bay, West End, Tortola, British Virgin Islands
Sebastian’s on the Beach is a low rise mid-range Tortola resort which is located on Apple Bay along the northwest shoreline just minutes from the West End Ferry. The beach is small in width at this resort which tends to be a problem during high tide. The boutique-style hotel has less than 30 rooms and suites. Many of the rooms do not have television which might be a plus for some people. Rooms with garden, partial-ocean and ocean view are available. There are a few rooms that can be adjoined for families and suites are furnished with balconies or patios as well as a small kitchenette. There are not many amenities at this complex and there is not a freshwater swimming pool onsite. The Seaside Bar and Grille serves a great variety of international cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner from an ala carte menu. The resort is a favorite for people who are on the go either participating in excursions or scuba diving or sailing. There is not a formal kids club on this property.
Turtle Beach Resort - Family Friendly Tortola Resort
Address: East End, East End, Tortola, British Virgin Islands
Turtle Bay Resort, formerly known as the Lambert Beach Resort, is a low rise Tortola resort that is good for families and couples. This complex is situated along the white sands of Lambert Beach which is located on the eastern shoreline of the island. The beach is a long stretch of nice sand with plenty of vegetation and palm trees. Accommodations range from garden and beachfront cottages with over-sized bathrooms and private balconies or terraces. Family cottages are one and two-bedrooms with private balconies and great views of the ocean. Junior suites are two and three-bedroom units that have over-sized balconies and extra living space. Activities on the beach at Turtle Beach Tortola resortinclude good swimming, snorkeling and other watersports. Vendors one the beach have everything you can imagine for watersport equipment. The Turtle Restaurant specializes in innovative Italian cuisine for dinner and serves breakfast as well as lunch. Sunday brunch is popular at the Turtle Restaurant. Other dining and nightlife options are just minutes away in Road Town or along the coastline. The freshwater swimming pool has a great deck that is surrounded by lush tropical gardens. There is not a kids on this complex.
The Heritage Inn - Adults Mostly Tortola Resort
Address: Windy Hill, Cane Garden Bay, Tortola, British Virgin Islands
The Heritage Inn is a mid-range boutique-style Tortola resort that has a perfect view while perched atop Windy Hill which is located on the northwestern coastline of the island. This resort is associated with the Cane Garden Bay, Long Bay and Smuggler’s Cove Beaches for guests to enjoy. This low rise complex has the perfect views from one of its nine one or two-bedroom apartment suites. Each suite has plenty of space, private balconies and full kitchens. Panoramic views include over 11 islands and several bays including Carrot, Apple as well as Long Bay. There is one freshwater swimming pool onsite which is adjacent to Bananakeet Restaurant. The restaurant serves an ala carte menu of eclectic international and island cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as Sunday brunch that is complete with spectacular views. There is nightly entertainment three nights a week at the Bananakeet Restaurant. Other dining and nightlife opportunities exist along the coastline and at Road Town. This property does not offer a kids club.
Surfsong Villa Resort - Family Friendly Tortola Resort***************************
Address: Well Bay, Beef Island, VG1120, Tortola
Surfsong Villa Resort is a family and couple-friendly low rise Tortola resort situated along Well Bay which is located on the southern shoreline of Beef Island and is connected to Tortola by a bridge. The beach area is superb with plenty of palm trees and white sand. The accommodations at this complex include a mixture of one and two-bedroom apartment-style villas with gorgeous ocean views, large terraces and full kitchens. There is a small studio with a small kitchenette and a three-bedroom Pool House that includes multiple patios and a private freshwater swimming pool. There are plenty of beach activities available from motorized to non-motorized watersports, although equipment must be rented from a local vendor. The Courtyard Restaurant serves a delightful breakfast, lunch and dinner. The restaurant is only open to guests of the resort and offers a great Sunday brunch. Nightlife is minimal at Surfsong Villa Tortola resort and the resort is generally quiet in the evening. Other nightlife and dining options exist at Trellis Bay on Beef Island. Spa services are available in your private villa. There is not a freshwater swimming for guests and the resort does not offer an organized kids clubs.
Maria's by the Sea - Adults Mostly Tortola Resort
Address: Road Town, Road Town, Tortola, VG1110, British Virgin Islands
Maria’s by the Sea is a great mid-range hotel that is situated directly in Road Town on the southeastern portion of the island. This Tortola resort is in the middle of the city action and patrons must take transportation to nearby local beaches. Accommodations at this complex range from standard rooms with private balconies to one and two-bedroom suites that are furnished with a full kitchen as well as a private balcony with views of the garden, pool and sir Francis Drake Channel. The restaurant onsite is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner with ala carte menu service that includes banana pancakes, tamarind barbeque ribs and roasted duck breast with an island twist. There are ample dining options in Road Town that are just steps away from this resort. Patrons have the luxury of walking to nightlife at several locations that feature live Caribbean-style music. The complex has one freshwater swimming pool for guest to enjoy with an ample deck for lounging. The property does not have a kids club for children.
The Tamarind Club - Adults Mostly Tortola Resort
Address: Josiah's Bay, East End, Tortola, British Virgin Islands
The Tamarind Club Hotel is a great getaway for adults that are looking for a boutique-style Tortola resort. Situated at Josiah’s Bay on the eastern end of the island, this complex has plenty of solitude and relaxation for guests looking for a peaceful habitation. The resort is not located on the beach and patrons must travel three-quarters of a mile to Josiah’s Bay. Patrons can easily access other beaches on the island. There are only eight rooms at this boutique-style low rise resort. Garden rooms are smaller and Poolside suites with two-bedrooms are available. The Tamarind Club Restaurant serves an ala carte menu for breakfast, lunch and dinner with exciting cuisine like coconut shrimp as well as an assortment of fruit pancakes. There is no nightly entertainment on this property and patrons may choose to travel to Road Town for more dining as well as nightlife opportunities. There is one freshwater swimming pool located in the center of the property with a swim-up bar and a lush garden setting. This complex does not have a kids club.
Fort Burt Hotel - Adults Mostly Tortola Resort
Address: Road Town, P.O. Box 3380, Road Town, Tortola, VG1110, British Virgin Islands
Fort Burt Hotel is a mid-range resort-style hotel that is situated in Road Town along the southeastern coastline of the island. The low rise building is not located on the beachfront but there is easy access to almost all of the beaches located on Tortola. The hotel has several styles of accommodations that range from standard rooms to one and two-bedroom suites that have a private pool. Rooms and suites have big views of the Sir Francis Drake Channel and the surrounding city of Road Town. There are plenty of local vendors that rent watersport equipment to use at one of the many beaches. There is a restaurant onsite that is open for breakfast and dinner with an ala carte menu that include exciting island as well as international cuisine. Road Town offers several innovative dining options as well as nightlife for guests to explore. There is one freshwater swimming pool that is located on the rooftop of Fort Burt Tortola resort which offers big views of the channel and Road Town. There is not a kids club associated with this property.