Scrub Island Marina, Tortola

The Scrub Island Marina is a full-service, fully flushing, world-class marina that provides 53 deep-water slips available for lease or transient docking, including five for mega-yachts. This premier marina offers a host of amenities including metered electricity, Wi-Fi, black water pump-out station, fuel, laundry facilities and concierge services.

Just steps from the marina are the Scrub Island Marina Village, centrally located in the heart of the resort. The village offers upscale restaurants, shops, lounges and a gourmet provisions store. As the closest marina to the famous North Drop, where anglers from all over the world seek prize-winning Blue Marlin, guests may choose to go on fishing expeditions directly from the marina.

Snorkeling and diving are bound to be in popular demand, especially with the nearby gorgeous Diamond Reef as well as the natural beauty offered by Scrub's shores. Dive BVI is offers charter tours and full training for dive certification. Kayak tours, day boat rentals, mountain biking, and tennis lessons are also available. Guests in need of pampering can make an appointment at the spa, which will offer massages, body and facial treatments and salon services. Or, guests can enjoy a swim in the large, tropical multi-level pool, which features a 15-foot waterfall and swim-up bar.Exploring the island is, of course, high on the to-do list of all guests. Webcams placed close to bat and birds' nests allow onsite conservationists to monitor developments.

The resort offers several upscale dining establishments. The one-of-a-kind Caravela, which overlooks the ocean and nearby Turtle Beach, features Old World European dishes as well as Caribbean Classic creations. Tierra! Tierra!, so-named for the lookout on the Pinta who found land and cried "Tierra! Tierra!" (Land! Land!), offers wine by the glass, fresh cocktails and after-dinner drinks as you bask in the elegant atmosphere and spectacular views of Turtle Beach and Trellis Bay. Aliseo, which is Italian for the tradewinds that breeze across the Caribbean, offers Mediterranean and Caribbean grilled cuisine. The One Shoe Beach Bar and Grill, known for its more casual atmosphere, offers live music, cookouts and tasty meals all designed to sweep guests into the intoxicating Caribbean atmosphere.