Oil Nut Bay
British Virgin Islands
based on 7 nights inc. flights
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per person for 7 nights, based on 2 people sharing a Cliff Suite on a bed and breakfast basis, including private transfers.
At a Glance
Private resort offering a high number of easily accessible facilities
The Beach Club is the perfect place to relax with the pool, restaurant, beach and lounges all in one place
A number of hiking and biking trails provide the ideal way to explore the island and to access some of the best view spots
A personal concierge service will help you make the most of your time on the island, making it a holiday to remember
The Nut House and Nature Centre provide resources for you to increase your knowledge about the island so you can go home having learnt something
Best time to Visit
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Offering warm temperatures throughout the year the Caribbean is a perfect year round destination. With an average of 9 hours sunshine a day the peak season runs from December through to April which is the dry season when you can expect very little rainfall. May to November are the slightly wetter months where you will find an increase in rainfall as the summer season goes on and with that some humidity, however the Summer months are still a great time to travel as the temperatures are hot and the rain tends to come in short heavy bursts but not all day long. The wettest months with the most humidity are September and October and these are the most probable months for hurricanes to occur in the region although many islands have not experienced hurricanes for a number of years. The average daily temperatures range from the mid-seventies in the winter months and mid-eighties in the summertime.
Only accessible by helicopter or by water, Oil Nut Bay retains a degree of exclusivity providing the ideal luxury retreat for privacy, beauty and facilities. Although it is mostly a residential community, there are three luxurious suites for rent.
Oil Nut Bay is located on the eastern tip of Virgin Gorda in the British Virgin Islands, offering a private resort mostly owned by homeowners but there are several suites available to let for short periods of time. World class architecture, unparalleled physical beauty, endless luxurious amenities, and harmonious settings is what Oil Nut Bay is renowned for. The Victor International Corporation has designed the resort to demonstrate that living well and doing well for the environment can work well hand in hand resulting in living in harmony with nature.
The facilities and recreational activities available at the 300-acre resort are endless. The Beach Club is a family social centre where you can dine, swim, read, catch up with friends or relax on the pool deck. The Nut House and Nature Centre offers a wide range of programmes for the whole family focused on the preservation of the land and sea. There is a Wellness Studio open 24-hours a day furnished with state-of-the-art gym equipment and a studio for yoga, pilates and aerobics. Water sports include snorkelling in the azure seas, sailing and diving, whilst on land you can take a hike or ride a bike along one of the six trails and take in the breath-taking scenery.
The Cliffs are luxury suites found on the southeast cliffs offering uninterrupted views of the Caribbean Sea. The suite has a large master bedroom, an outdoor open-air shower, living area, exterior terraces and a private outdoor infinity plunge pool. The Penthouse Suite has in addition, a wraparound terrace, full size swimming pool and the signature FENDI Casa décor. The Bella Beach Villa is perfect for a larger group with its six bedrooms and has a full kitchen to give you more flexibility. The Jewel Box Villa has two bedrooms making it an ideal option if you are travelling as a family.
Staying on Oil Nut Bay gives you access to all resort amenities, complimentary daytime kids activities with supervisors, a dedicated electrical cart, access to wellness centre, Wi-Fi, complimentary in-room artisan snacks and beverages, scheduled ferry service within the North Sound, spa treatments available in-room or in remote spa locations and a personal concierge service. Therefore a stay here really leaves you wanting for nothing if your aim is to have a relaxed holiday in a beautiful location with plenty of activities at hand.
Accommodation for non home-owners is available in the form of luxury suites and villas. The Cliffs are luxury suites perched on the southeast cliffs of the bay. There are two one-bedroom suites offering superb sea views. The Penthouse Suite also found here, is at the highest point with a spacious interior and exterior. The Bella Beach Villa has six bedrooms and a professional kitchen whilst the Jewel Box Villa is slightly smaller with two bedrooms.
These suites measure 890 square feet and feature a master bedroom, one and a half bathrooms, outdoor open-air shower, wet bar, exterior terraces, private outdoor infinity plunge pool and floor to ceiling sliding glass windows.
|Cliff Penthouse Suite||
This suite measure 1,334 square feet and features a spacious interior and exterior area, wraparound outdoor terrace, master bedroom, living room and full size swimming pool. It has been styled by FENDI and includes many luxurious and stylish furnishings throughout.
|Bella Beach Villa||
This villa measures 6000 square feet and is located on the beach. There are two master bedrooms overlooking the pool and beach front and four additional king bedrooms. Each bedroom has a private entrance, en-suite bathroom with indoor and outdoor shower, luxury bedding, coffee maker, refrigerator and LCD television. There is an open-plan kitchen, living room, al fresco pool dining, gas barbecue, laundry room and exercise room. The Villa is appointed with luxury furniture and fixtures, internal sound system and air-conditioning.
|Jewel Box Villa||
This villa measures 1,800 square feet and is located on the beach front. It has two bedrooms, two and a lag bathrooms, a full kitchen, dining room, and a living room equipped with a large screen TV and DVD player. The outdoor space features a private infinity pool, extensive veranda, hardwood gazebo and thatch roof Pursuits Hut.
Children are welcome at Oil Nut Bay and there are many activities and amenities on offer to them. There are complimentary supervised daily activities for children over the age of 5 years, a children's pool at the beach club, children's menus, babysitting on request and educational programmes and activities at the Nut House Kids Club. Cots and rollaway beds can be added to the suites.
Oil Nut Bay has endless facilities to keep you entertained, relaxed and nourished during your stay. Daily breakfast is included in the rate and is taken at the Beach Club Restaurant. It is a world-class restaurant with an Al Forno Oven pizza oven, casual poolside dining and a pool bar. There is a range of Caribbean cuisine on offer for evening, lunch and poolside service. Picnic baskets are available for day excursions or to eat down at the beach.
The Fitness and Wellness centre offers Paddle boarding and yoga classes, a spa service and a modern fitness suite.
Oil Nut bay offers many activities ranging from the adventurous to some indulgent pampering. On water, you can enjoy sailing, diving, kite surfing, snorkelling and paddle boarding. On land, there is the Beach Club essentially offering a chill out place complete with restaurant, pool, lounge areas, sun beds etc for some easy relaxation with everything you need at hand. Make use of the tennis courts by organising some matches or some coaching, embark on foot or by bike on a trail to explore the island and get some of best viewing spots. There are also some great fishing opportunities for keen fishermen - inshore and reef as well as sport fishing.
Also, the nearby Virgin Gorda and North Sound offer further room for exploration and entertainment. The friendly concierge service will help you to make the most of your time on the island whether that is organising activities, making reservations or providing you with some local knowledge.
Juliet Morris (Staff)
Oil Nut Bay is set to be a world class resort with a stylish and exclusive feel. During my visit (June 2014) there was still quite an amount of building work and construction taking place - this is an ongoing development, however, the main areas of the resort (Beach Club with restaurant and pool and Business Centre) were completed - to a very high standard. The location of Oil Nut Bay is stunning - right at the eastern tip of Virgin Gorda, with a wild and natural outlook. There are a number of great hiking and biking trails so you can explore the island further. Due to the developments still taking place, the current rates are really reasonable and offer the lowest they will ever be, so if you want to be one of the first to discover this magical place and get the best value, now is the time to visit!
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British Virgin Islands
With only 88 sites spread across 300 acres, the community offers 8 unique neighbourhoods. Half of the land is designated to open space. The British Virgin Islands are known for world class sailing, welcoming people, high standards of living, natural beauty and pristine white beaches.
How to get there
It is a 9-hour direct flight to Antigua from London, followed by a 1-hour 15-minute domestic flight and boat transfer.
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