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An Over-the-Top BVI Getaway: Oil Nut Bay

Tucked away in the desirable North Sound region of Virgin Gorda in the British Virgin Islands lies Oil Nut Bay, an idyllic 400-acre resort with luxury homes and villa rentals known for its privacy. Accessible only by boat or helicopter, the exclusive property’s accommodation offerings range from cliffside one-bedroom suites to six-bedroom villas, some as high as 700 feet above sea level. Amenities include a wellness center with gym, tennis and pickleball courts; onsite barn for rescued animals; beach club with three pools and a swim-up bar; Nova overwater restaurant and bar; two heli-pads; Deep Bay Watersports Center; 93-slip marina; Nut House Kids Club; world-class dining options; and hiking trails with sweeping views of the Caribbean Sea.

NEW International Heliport

Direct, private helicopter transfers are now available from St. Thomas and San Juan, offering a luxurious and smooth arrival experience with breathtaking views. This is the first and only heliport certified for international arrivals in the region, available exclusively for the use of owners and guests of Oil Nut Bay. Guests can also utilize the heliport to travel to nearby islands, allowing for easier travel access within the Caribbean. The heliport has ICE immigration clearance on-site and the staff are fully trained and certified in all aspects of helicopter travel.

NEW Upgrades and Offerings

Oil Nut Bay is unveiling exciting resort enhancements for 2023. Relax and enjoy the reimagined Beach Club with an updated restaurant space featuring revamped lounge areas, a new menu concept and a private dining area. Interior details honor and take inspiration from the natural surroundings, seamlessly blending the indoor and outdoor spaces. The Pavilion will be transformed into a guest arrival lounge experience with an updated bar for cocktails and light bites. Additional new offerings for 2023 include a curated cigar menu, sushi-making classes, an on-call rum butler and a more comprehensive butler and chef service. All butlers are trained by The Professional British Butler School and are available to assist with anything from pre-arrival planning and wardrobe management to private dining arrangements, provisioning, valet services and much more.