Bitter End Yacht Club


Bitter End Yacht Club
 

Claiming to be the Caribbean's premiere luxury water sports resort, the Bitter End Yacht Club is the ideal destination for traveling families, romancing couples and anyone looking for a paradise escape. The resort is situated on Virgin Gorda and boasts a mile of shore-front property. With a rich historic background, the Bitter End Resort offers family values and strong traditions. It proudly generates its own solar energy, distills its own water and utilizes used water in irrigation for crops. The resort started as one family's small dream, and has grown into an expansive luxury facility. The water sport opportunities at this resort are endless, and range from skiffs and windsurfers to sailboats and snorkeling equipment.

Guests looking to stay active will be kept plenty busy at this all-inclusive destination, as they will enjoy convenient access to an excellent selection of recreational activities. Whether you're in the mood for action on the water or on land, you should find what you're looking at this coastal destination.

Located in Oil Nut Bay, 1.7 miles east of Leverick Bay, Bitter End Yacht Club, an all-inclusive complex, offers a warm welcome to tourists who are thinking about staying in this neighborhood or nearby. If you're curious, the center of Spanish Town is six miles (ten kilometers) to the south west.

Accommodations

The quaint cottages of the Bitter End Yacht Club are distributed amongst the property's gardens and waterfront areas. Each unit features a spacious deck with gorgeous views of the ocean. Beachfront villas are the original accommodations offered at the resort, and were designed to capitalize on the natural amenities of the earth. Amenities include ceiling fan, refrigerator, coffee maker, dressing area, shower with an ocean view and wrap-around porch equipped with a hammock. These units are not air-conditioned, but have been designed to catch the lovely breezes throughout the day and evening. Those who simply cannot fathom no air-conditioning are invited to stay at the Premium Beachfront Villas, which offer all the features of the standard beachfront rooms with the modern addition of air-conditioning.

The North Sound Suites are the most spacious option and include all the amenities of the beachfront villas plus a front deck with furnishings. The Estate House is available for those seeking a larger rental house. This unit can accommodate up to six people, and features its own wet bar.

With a total of 171 rooms, Bitter End Yacht Club is a fairly expansive place to stay. The social scene here might make this resort a great choice for families who want to spend their vacations at a sizeable property. This resort has been awarded a rating of three and a half stars, for a number of reasons, including overall quality, style, and more.

A partial list of the in-room amenities that you'll find at Bitter End Yacht Club include:

  • Coffee Maker
  • Television
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioned
  • Private Bath
  • DVD/VCR
  • Mini Bar
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway Beds
  • Balcony
  • Internet Access Port
  • Refrigerator
  • Non-Smoking Rooms

If you are looking for a particular amenity, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

Activities and Amenities

The Spa at Bitter End uses an internationally acclaimed line of spa products called Decleor, as well as locally grown herbs. Choose among a number of available treatments including massage, facials, and wraps. The spa also hosts private or group yoga sessions, and guests may choose a private massage in the comfort of their room.

There are several bars on-site, including Crawl Pub, which is open during the day for guests who want a drink or a light snack and the aptly named Poolside Bar.

To see general activities and amenities available to guests, take a look at the following list:

  • Snorkeling
  • Playroom
  • Yoga
  • Sailing
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Parasailing
  • Water Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Wind Surfing
  • Movies
  • Fishing
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Complimentary Health Club
  • Personal Watercraft
  • Scuba Diving
  • Boutiques
  • Youth Sports Teams
  • PC/Printer Available

However, because these details are always in flux, it's a good idea to double check with the property if you want to know exactly what to expect upon arrival. To see more info about the activities available at Bitter End Yacht Club, click here.

Food

Clubhouse Steak and Seafood Grille

A buffet with a wide array of selection is available for all meals, as is a menu of steak and seafood to select from.

Winston's Bakery

All bread and desserts at Bitter End is made fresh by Executive Chef Baked Winston Butler. Whether you're eating a roll at the Clubhouse, or head into Winston's Bakery for a pastry, you are sure to enjoy every bite.

Almond Walk

Almond Walk features special theme dinners each week, as well as live music.

In addition to what is available on-location, vacationers looking for further culinary diversity should also give thought to the region's other nearby restaurants. Hungry guests will encounter a few solid places to eat close-by. It can be a time-saver to pick out a few restaurants in the area that are worth trying, though Bitter End Yacht Club does have on-site dining, including Clubhouse Steak and Seafood Grill. To find out more about dining in this area, click here.

Guest Services

Bitter End Yacht Club offers guest services, including those in the list below, helping everything come together during your vacation to the Virgin Islands.

  • Meal Plan - FAP/Full-board
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry
  • Tour Desk
  • Meal Plan - MAP/Half-board
  • Shops/Commercial Services

Also provided are a nice set of business amenities, which makes Bitter End Yacht Club an excellent choice for people visiting on work-related travel.

  • Business Center
  • Conference Facilities
  • Computer
  • Meeting Facility
  • Meeting rooms
  • PC/Printer Available

Nearby

There are lots of attractions near Bitter End Yacht Club. Some of these attractions include Virgin Gorda Peak National Park, Prickly Pear National Park, and Old Methodist Church. Considering this resort is right on Brechers Bay, it is particularly attractive to travelers who look forward to frequent trips to the water. You can also lounge by the water at Vixen Point, located within walking distance of the accommodations.

One of the nearest notable areas to the resort is Spanish Town. For a fun way to fill your day, take a day to travel to a noteable nearby town to explore the sights and sounds they have to offer.

To see the full article about other destinations and attractions near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: North Sound, Oil Nut Bay, Virgin Gorda

Resort Number: (284) 494-2746

Reservations: (800) 872-2392

Website: http://www.beyc.com/

 

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