10 Reasons to Visit Scrub Island, British Virgin Islands

10 Reasons to Visit Scrub Island, British Virgin Islands
Scrub Island is an exclusive luxury vacation development offering a selection of ocean-view guest room, one-bedroom and two-bedroom suites – each elegantly appointed in Old World Caribbean décor and each with a private patio offering stunning ocean views. The resort features a dramatic lagoon pool with a waterfall, four pristine beaches, a marina with 55 deep water slips, a high-end spa and fitness center, retail shops and fabulous dining establishments. Scrub Island will provide guests access to modern luxuries and amenities as well as a unique opportunity to explore the unspoiled beauty of this 230-acre private island paradise.

Here are ten reasons to visit Scrub Island when planning a 2010 getaway:

Be among the first guests to see and experience the pristine Scrub Island resort, officially opened on February 11, 2010.

Bring your boat to the Scrub Island Marina, which offers 55 deep-water slips, including five slips capable of accommodating yachts up to 150 feet, as well as supplies, diesel fuel, black water pump-out station, metered electricity, laundry facilities and more services.

Experience a fishing excursion to the nearby Big Drop -- a world-famous spot known to offer the best marlin fishing in the Caribbean – and leave from Scrub Island Marina, the closest marina to Big Drop.

Choose among any number of excursions available at the Scrub Island Marina, including diving tours to see sunken ships, snorkeling lessons that explore the beautiful sea life or day trips to experience the shopping and life on nearby islands.

Fulfill your wellness resolution by enjoying a new, state-of-the-art exercise facility or by booking your stay with the five-night, six-day Living Abundantly package, developed with GeneSmart Wellness. The package includes coaching sessions with Floyd "Ski" Chilton, Ph.D., the author of such influential books as Inflammation Nation and his most recent, The Gene Smart Diet (Rodale, 2009).

Be pampered in our new opulent spa or enjoy in-room massages.

Savor succulent cuisine created by Scrub Island's world-class chefs while sipping fabulous Caribbean cocktails and other beverages.

Take a dip in the dramatic lagoon pool with a cascading waterfall or relax under an umbrella on one of the pool area's comfortable chairs.

Whisk your sweetheart off to one of the resort's discreet beach hideouts.

Enjoy a selection of selection deluxe ocean view guest rooms or one- and two-bedroom suites all elegantly decorated to evoke the Old World Caribbean, with rich woods and vibrant colors that provide a feel of understated luxury. Rooms feature king-sized beds, large plasma televisions with satellite television, bamboo ceiling fans, air conditioning, and separate bathrooms.

For more information on Scrub Island or other available packages, visit www.scrubisland.com or call (877) 890-7444.