Tropic Breeze Caribbean & Maldives Holidays

01752 880 880
info@tropicbreeze.co.uk
Open Mon to Fri 9am - 5pm, Sat 9am - 4pm
Follow us on Twitter Like us on Facebook Tropic Breeze on Google + Tropic Breeze on Pinterest
vote for us in the National Travel Awards

Rosewood Little Dix Bay, British Virgin Islands


See On Map »

Rosewood Little Dix Bay is currently closed for extensive refurbishments and will reopen in late 2017.
 
Rosewood Little Dix Bay on Virgin Gorda was founded in 1964 by Laurence S. Rockefeller and today it's a tranquil boutique resort offering a true Caribbean escape with fine dining, an award winning spa, luxury villas and beachfront rooms and suites.  These are nestled amid lush gardens and shaded footpaths along a half-mile crescent beach. 
 
Guests are welcomed by a stylish blend of island charm, comfort and convenience.  The rooms, villas and suites are located just steps from the beach that is considered by many to be one of the finest in the world.  A coral reef sits just off the shoreline providing excellent snorkeling whilst protecting the bay, providing calm waters for swimming.
 
All the accommodation is elegantly appointed and blends unobtrusively into the surrounding landscape.  The resort comprises of 105 spacious guest rooms and suites, most of which are surrounded by palms providing shade and privacy. Guest rooms have an outdoor patio or terrace with interiors that are light, airy and casually elegant - most with floor-to-ceiling windows.  The bathrooms have double vanities and rain showers and some have soaking tubs.  A number of guestrooms have outdoor garden showers.
 
At the Sugar Mill restaurant guests dine on contemporary Pan-Asian and European cuisines with the chef's creations including miso glazed grouper, five-spiced pork belly and Himalayan truffles.  Another popular option is the nightly tasting menu, which is complemented with fine wines.  The open air Pavilion restaurant with its vaulted rooftops offers international cuisine and has fantastic views from every table.  Here breakfast, a buffet lunch with its selection of salads, vegetables, fruits, meats, cheeses and grills is served.  Every Monday guests enjoy a grand buffet of salads, grills and fresh seafood fresh seafood including delicious, grilled Anegada lobster. 
 
There's live music most evenings and the neighbouring wallaba-shingled bar offers a selection of Caribbean cocktails and rums in addition to light lunches and afternoon tea, complete with English scones and fruit brochettes.
 
There's an excellent range of activities available to guests including diving, snorkeling, watersports and hiking.  Rosewood Little Dix Bay offers complimentary beach drops to any one of seven destinations around Virgin Gorda.  Guests are transported by Boston Whaler boat to pristine beaches and are dropped off with beach towels, an umbrella and snorkel gear for a few hours to relax and explore.  The resort can also arrange for a picnic lunch and a bottle of wine for guests to take with them on their excursion (charged for locally).
 
Dramatically situated on the cliff's edge, Rosewood's Sense Spa overlooks Sir Francis Drake Channel and the resort below.  The spa offers an array of Caribbean therapies that incorporate indigenous plants grown within the grounds of the resort.  Signature luxury treatments include the Virgin Gorda Goat Milk & Honey Wrap and the Salt Island Scrub.  The spa's relaxation area has a two-tier infinity pool and an exclusive Cliff Spa Suite especially for couples. The spa also holds regular yoga, Pilates and meditation classes.
 
Children are well catered for with the Little Dix Rose Buds programme designed with the youngest guests in mind; Children’s Grove caters for children over the age of three and, for older children, the resort has an air-conditioned Teen room with Internet access, a library of paperbacks, board games, CDs and videos with football, billiards and table tennis also being available.

Call us on 01752 880 880 to speak to our friendly travel specialists about this resort!

 


Our Opinion

Call us on 01752 880 880 for our opinion as we would love to talk to you about this hotel.


Fact File

Children: Welcome.  Rose Buds is a programme designed to provide the youngest guests with special services, amenities and convenience items just for them including children’s menus, special events and activities.  Babysitting is available. Cot, Baby Primrose skincare products, en suite wireless baby monitors, full-size cribs & linens, Velour terry child-sized bath robes and slippers, a changing table, baby bath tub and/or non-slip mat, bed rails & in-room bottle warmers are all provided.  
 
Children's Grove is designed for children over the age of three who must be out of nappies to join in without a parent or nanny.  The Teen Room has CDs, videos and Internet access.  There is also an air-conditioned private area with a lending library with paperbacks and board games, football, billiards and table tennis. Special activities for teenagers may also be arranged upon request.  Children's Grove day programmes are complimentary but charges apply for babysitting services, meals and special events.
 
Distance from the airport: Transfer from Tortola is 15 minutes via private luxury catamaran, conveniently located near the airport terminal.  A resort representative will meet guests on arrival outside the customs area to assist with luggage and transportation to a private catamaran launch.  Guest registration is completed on board during the journey ride to the dock.  A cold towel and welcome drink are available.
 
Complimentary Facilities: Airport greeting, welcome Caribbean rum, snorkeling gear, lessons & guided tour, water taxis to nearby beaches, Sunfish lessons, use of fitness centre, tennis courts, beginners tennis and round robin tournaments, pool table, table tennis, Hobie Cats & kayaks, garden tour, hiking trails, nightly movies, early morning coffee & afternoon tea, Manager's weekly cocktail reception and twice-daily housekeeping service with evening turndown.
 
Facilities & Amenities (chargeable): Treatments at the Rosewood Spa, day sails, sunset cocktail cruise, Spring Bay picnic, private beach dinners, scuba diving and instruction, snorkel trips, glass-bottom boat tours, Caribbean island tours, day trips to nearby islands, Jeep rentals, boat rentals and yacht and fishing boat charters, water skiing, tennis clinics and lessons, laundry/valet service, high-speed Wi-Fi or Ethernet Internet.
 
Beaches & Day Trips: Little Dix Bay is a half-mile crescent beach.  A coral reef just off the beach is great for snorkeling and swimming.  Private water taxis are available to other secluded local beaches.  The Baths are situated on the southwestern tip of Virgin Gorda and is a myriad of salt-water grottoes and pools - great for swimming and snorkeling.  Explore the 20-minute snorkel trail through the boulders and pools to Devil’s Bay.  Hike the Cow Hill Trail for spectacular views of the bay (approx 40 minutes).  The Savannah Bay trail starts at the eastern end of the resort and is a more rigorous trek finishing at Savannah Bay - take a refreshing dip in the ocean before heading back to the resort (approx. 60-minutes).  For Gorda Peak (1,500 ft.) the highest point on the island, follow the trail as it winds its way through the National Park, start at the mid-point from the north of the island and walk to the summit (approx 20 minutes). Guests can climb to the lookout, enjoy a bottle of champagne at sunset and take in the breathtaking views.  Spanish Town is a 15-minute walk from the resort and is the island's town with shopping centre and Yacht Harbour.  Visit The Coppermine once worked by Cornish miners with its chimney, boiler house, cistern remains and mine shafts.  Anegada Island is 15 miles to the northeast of Virgin Gorda - a sparsely populated island with coral atoll and uninterrupted white sand beaches, turquoise waters and fresh local "Anegada lobster" - guests can visit the island for a day-trip by boat or by plane.
 
Meal Arrangements: Room only, half and full board options are available.
 
Dress: Gentlemen are required to wear long trousers and collared shirts during the evening in restaurants and bars - jackets and ties not necessary. During the daytime a cover-up and footwear should be worn in the dining room and public areas.
 
Accommodation: Set in lush tropical gardens along a half-mile stretch of beach, stylish, comfortable accommodation is offered. The spacious rooms, suites and Caribbean luxury villas offer excellent in-room amenities including telephone, Bose CD player, air-conditioning, a mini-bar, in-room safe, robes, Lady Primrose bath products, an iron & ironing board, DVD player available on request & access to the complimentary DVD library.
 
Ocean View Room: On or near the beach with ocean views and with a private patio or deck.  These are in units of four with some rooms adjoining through the patio for families traveling with children.  Approx. 400 sq. ft. interior space and 160 sq. ft. exterior space.
 
Ocean Cottage: In groups of four with two units on the upper level and two units on the beach level.  These are close to beach with beautiful ocean views and are all interconnecting.  The bathrooms have a bathtub and separate shower. Approx. 450 sq. ft. interior space and 160 sq. ft. exterior space.
 
Beach Front Cottage: The cottages are on stilts a few yards from the beach. Unique, hexagonal-shaped rooms grouped in pairs with large garden patio with a hammock, upper sun deck and have bathrooms with a shower. Approx. 470 sq. ft. interior space and 140 sq. ft. exterior space.
 
Rosewood Junior Suite: This is the newest accommodations with breathtaking ocean views and a large outdoor living area with an oversized bedroom.  There is a spacious bathroom with his and hers vanities, a separate shower and large soaking tub, plus an outdoor garden shower. Approx. 670 sq. ft. interior space and 290 sq. ft. exterior space.
 
One Bedroom Suite: Located on the beach with a separate bedroom and living room, an oversized soaking tub, a separate indoor/outdoor shower and a private double patio. Approx. 700 sq. ft. interior space and 500 sq. ft. exterior space.
 
Tree House Suites: Located a few steps away from the beach, these stilted suites offer a luxurious living space, a wrap around terrace with panoramic views of the beach and a signature outdoor shower.  Tree house suites are truly unique at Little Dix Bay as the only stand alone suites with both a sundeck and a shaded garden patio directly beneath each suite.  Approx 940 sq. ft.
 
Two Bedroom Beach House: Complete with a terrace with direct beach access. Full kitchen with stainless-steel appliances, state-of-the-art flat-screen TV with a DVD player, BOSE radio with CD player, iPod connection in each room, private pools with resort and bay views and outdoor showers.  There is an al fresco dining area with oversized terraces.  Approx. 2,200 sq. ft. interior space + 1,000 sq. ft.
 
Three Bedroom Beach House: With large bedrooms, a private pool, state-of-the-art bathrooms with indoor/outdoor showers and deep soaking tubs.  A full kitchen with stainless-steel appliances, state-of-the-art flat screen TV with a DVD player, BOSE radio with CD player, iPod connection in each room, private pools with resort and bay views.  The Beach House has large terraces for out door dining.  Approx 3,550-sq.ft.
 
Villas: Perched above the pavilion rooftops so with magnificent panoramic views of the bay and neighbouring islands, the villas offer true Caribbean charm, excellent service and amenities.  These three and four bed villas are unique and spacious with state-of-the-art furnishings, private pools, outdoor showers and al-fresco dining option on oversized terraces.   The three and four bedroom villas are available in five layouts and settings to optimise privacy and seclusion.  
 
Villa Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen with state-of-the-art stainless-steel appliances, flat-screen satellite TVs in every room, a wraparound terrace & balconies, a private pool with outdoor deck & grill, full bathrooms with double basins, bathtub, separate shower, outdoor private shower & exclusive Lady Primrose bath amenities, a washer & dryer. 
 
Villa Services: Guests receive complimentary water, soft drinks, coffee & tea, bottle of Champagne & fresh flowers on arrival, round-trip Virgin Gorda airport transfers, twice-daily housekeeping services, use of two golf carts per villa, daily use of Children's Grove, water Taxi Service to The Baths, Spring Bay and Devil's Bay.  Wi-Fi access for two users per villa.   Approx 4,000 sq. ft.
 
Get A Quote for Rosewood Little Dix Bay, British Virgin Islands
email: info@tropicbreeze.co.uk - tel: +44 (0) 1752 880 880 | Privacy & Cookies
©Tropic Breeze Limited 2015 · Registered in England 4137790 · VAT No 768792264
·Tropic Breeze · The Old Coach House, Yealmbury Hill · Yealmpton · PL8 2JH ·
British Travel Awards Nominee ATOL 5616 ABTA number Y5401