Built around an original 17th Century Dutch Fort, Fort Recovery is possibly one of the last standing and oldest, completely in tact Fort in the entire Caribbean. This site is one of the most famous Historical Landmarks in the Caribbean. Accented with masses of bougainvillea, oleander, hibiscus flowers, & swaying palm trees, Fort Recovery is a hub of nature and intimacy. Jean Lafitte, a renown Pirate landed on Fort Recovery in the 1600?s. Somewhere between 1623-1630, Fort Recovery was used as a Barracks for the wounded and ill Soldiers, thus where the name Fort Recovery was derived, according to historical evidence.
Fort Recovery began in 1969 as a highly popular Bar and had a few charming rooms to rent to adventurous folks just learning about Tortola. The villa style resort was built upon a completely uninhabited piece of land on one of the most beautiful beaches in the BVI. During Fort Recovery’s early construction and land clearing, many artifacts were discovered including pieces of eight, cannonballs on top of the fort and multitudes of pottery pieces.
Today Fort Recovery is a highly accredited and successful, Villa style hotel. As demand grew and more exposure for the BVI was made, the hotel expanded itself by building an additional six penthouse rooms, with a breathtaking view of the Sir Francis Drake channel. In 2005 Fort Recovery once again made it’s great leap into expansion and added an additional 24 villas (both ground and penthouse), all with the same renown view right on the beach. Not only did Fort Recovery add on more villas during it’s expansion, but it also has added a Bar & Restaurant and WI-FI Internet access now available for all of Fort Recovery Beachfront Villas's business traveler’s, and guest’s who just have to keep in touch with their friends and families back home! Fort Recovery is in fact one of the only hotel’s in the BVI that has been operating since the 1960?s with the same ownership…
Over the past nearly forty years since Fort Recovery first began, the hotel has expanded and flourished by leaps and bounds. The Fort stands as strong as the day the Dutch erected it, and is a historic landmark. Originally Fort Recovery when the hotel portion was being created, there were six beachfront villas and one very large four-bedroom beachfront home.
With easy access to a fairly wide range of recreational possibilities, those choosing Fort Recovery won't ever find the area lacking in things to do. Visitors will have the opportunity to enjoy fishing, personal watercraft, and scuba diving at this waterfront location, as well as a number of other recreational options.
Positioned in Recovery, 1.6 miles south of Little Carrot Bay, Fort Recovery Beachfront Villas welcomes visitors who are thinking about lodging in the area around this hamlet. It is 4.6 miles south west of the center of Road Town.
This resort has been given a 3 star rating, when considering its amenities, quality, and service.
Below, you can see a list of in-room amenities found at Fort Recovery Beachfront Villas.
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Besides these room amenities, this resort also has several other amenities.
However, since these details tend to change, it's best to contact the lodging if you're still not sure exactly what to expect. Visit this page to view an in-depth article about the specific recreation and activities available at Fort Recovery Beachfront Villas.
In addition to the on-location dining, vacationers hoping to find extra culinary diversity might also look into the region's other nearby eateries. Guests looking for a bite to eat will find a limited but good selection of restaurants within traveling distance. It can be a time-saver to learn about the nearby restaurants, despite the fact that Fort Recovery offers some dining of its own, including Fort Recovery Restaurant. For an in-depth look at this area's options, click here.
The services available at Fort Recovery Beachfront Villas, including the one listed below, can help you keep your itinerary effortless.
You'll encounter lots of attractions near Fort Recovery. Some of the closest are Britannic Hall, Sir Oliva Georges Plaza, and Her Majesty's Prison. Since this resort is located directly on Apple Bay, it is an ideal place for those who enjoy sun-bathing just outside their accommodations. You might also enjoy relaxing by the water at nearby Long Bay West.
One of the nearest notable areas to the resort is Road Town. For a fun way to fill your day, take a day to travel to a nearby town and some important attractions along the way.
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Location: Recovery, Tortola
Phone: (284) 495-4467
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