Peter Island Resort & Spa

Peter Island Resort & Spa

Peter's Island is rich in history and folklore. Tales of pirates, betrayal, and an old sugar plantation share part of this island's past. And right on the edge of it all, in a passive bay beside the Francis Drake Channel in Deadman's Bay, sits Peter Island Resort & Spa. The resort and island both have received accolades from travel magazines and travelers alike, rating it as one of the top 20 islands and in 2013 Conde Nast Traveler listed it as a top property in the Caribbean. Guests will find that this resort caters to their desire for elegance while respecting their needs for relaxation. World-class dining, snorkeling, and scuba diving in the sunken-ship rich channels are but a few of the adventures awaiting guests.

Those hoping to stay active will never run out of things to do at Peter Island Resort, as they'll enjoy easy access to an excellent variety of recreational opportunities. Regardless of whether you're looking for thrills on land or on the water, you'll find it all at this beach-side location. If you are organizing for some special occasion, or are traveling as a group, this group-friendly accommodation might be just what you're looking for.

Positioned on Peter Island, Peter Island Resort & Spa happily welcomes visitors who are interested in basing their vacation on this beautiful island. It is 6.0 miles southeast of the center of Tortola.


Peter Island Resort & Spa offers 52 total resort accommodations with three private villas. There are three room classifications: Ocean View Rooms, Ocean View Deluxe Rooms, and Beach Front Junior Suites.

All Ocean View accommodations are non-smoking, offer a beautiful view with private balcony or patio, are air-conditioned, have ceiling fans, a king size bed, built in closets, a desk and comfortable reading chair. These units all feature a newly renovated bathroom with walk-in shower. The Ocean View Deluxe additionally offer a vessel soaking tub.

The Beach Front Jr. Suites offer direct beach access to Deadman’s Beach. Surrounded by tropical gardens, each of the 20 Jr. Suites have a balcony or patio overlooking Deadman's Bay and the Virgin Islands beyond. These accommodations feature a comfortable sitting area, large bathroom (with a dual Euro shower and two person Jacuzzi tub), and a spectacular view of the infamous Dead Chest. These non-smoking, air-conditioned Jr. Suites feature furnishings of modern palettes that are accented with Caribbean blues, oranges, and reds against the crisp white motif.

The three Villas at Peter Island Resort & Spa offer exclusive privacy and the ultimate in luxury. The three-bedroom Hawk’s Nest, four-bedroom Crow’s Nest, and six-bedroom Falcon’s Nest Villas all have a private freshwater pool, expansive outdoor space, and extraordinary views.

Peter Island Resort is a mid-sized accommodation option, utilizing a total of 55 rooms. Since it provides a nice balance between the personal touches of a small location and the diverse options of a big resort, a lot of vacationers find this property is well suited to their vacation agendas. This resort has been given a 4 star rating, based on numerous measures, including overall quality, amenities, and service.

Below, you'll find a list of amenities in-room available at this location.

  • Coffee Maker
  • Room Service
  • In-Room Alarm Clock
  • Mini-Fridge
  • Bathrobe
  • Air Conditioned
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Iron
  • Telephone
  • Bath Tub
  • Hairdryer
  • Non-Smoking Rooms

If there is an amenity that is particularly important to you, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

Activities and Amenities

This private island resort sits on 1,800 acres of natural beauty. There are five powder white sand beaches, two restaurants, a spa, dive shop, tennis courts and complimentary non-motorized watersports are available. Guests enjoy an ambiance of tranquility and serenity as there is never a crowd on Peter Island.

Your stay on the island is made even more relaxing thanks to their 10,000 square foot spa. Here there are 10 indoor treatment rooms, two outdoor bohios, couples suites, a jacuzzi by the beach, and a tranquility garden all with gorgeous views of Big Reef Bay. Treatments include massages, scrubs, wraps, facials, hair treatments, manicures and pedicures, and special Ayuryedic treatments. The spa is open from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Sunday, though seasonal hours may apply.

As a private island with no other clubs or resorts on the island, guests usually linger in one of the two bar lounges or in the media center and entertain themselves.

The list below shows some other amenities on-site:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Basketball
  • Yoga
  • Sailing
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Kayaking
  • Wind Surfing
  • Bicycling
  • Fishing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • Snorkeling

If you want to be certain the hotel has exactly what you expect, it's a good idea to call ahead of time just in case availability varies. Visit this page to view our complete article about the specific recreation and activities that Peter Island Resort & Spa has to offer.


From Tradewinds Restaurant with gourmet food and an extensive wine collection with exclusive vintages, to the Deadman's Beach Bar and Grill, serving lighter meals in a casual atmosphere, guests find a variety of ambiance and cuisine that is never dull.

Outside of the dining options on-location, those hoping to find more culinary variety might also think about some of the region's other nearby eateries. Hungry guests will discover a limited but good selection of restaurants beyond the property. It's never a bad idea to check out the nearby restaurant options, though Peter Island Resort does have on-site dining, including Deadman's Beach Bar & Grill. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.

Guest Services

Making use of this location's guest services -- including the ones below -- may help you have a smooth, stress free vacation in the Virgin Islands.

  • Meal Plan - FAP/Full-board
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Concierge
  • Laundry/Valet
  • Meal Plan - MAP/Half-board

There's also some useful business amenities, making Peter Island Resort a good choice for guests who seek some of the functionalities of their home offices.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Group Friendly
  • Meeting Facility
  • Meeting rooms
  • Business Center


Guests will find many attractions in the vicinity of Peter Island Resort. Plan a vacation outing to some of the closest attractions like Cam Bay National Park and West Dog National Park. Since this resort is right on Deadman's Bay, it's an ideal vacation spot for sun-worshippers and watersports junkies alike.

The resort is situated near Tortola, a beautiful part of the island for tourists to experience the diversity of the Virgin Islands.

For our in-depth discussion on other destinations and attractions near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Peter Island

General: (616) 458-6767

Reservations: (800) 346-4451



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