Jost Van Dyke in BVI, known for its vibrant beach bars, crystal-clear waters, and the famous Soggy Dollar Bar.

Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin Islands

Jost Van Dyke in BVI, known for its vibrant beach bars, crystal-clear waters, and the famous Soggy Dollar Bar.

Matt and Britney Weidert

Matt Weidert

Jost Van Dyke holds a special allure on our yacht charter expeditions through the British Virgin Islands, captivating us with its vibrant nightlife, stunning beaches, and rich cultural history. It’s a pivotal highlight, often becoming the centerpiece of our island-hopping adventures!

But why does it stand out amidst the myriad of exquisite islands in the BVI? It’s the blend of its lively beach bars, serene natural beauty, and the warm hospitality of its locals. Jost Van Dyke offers a unique glimpse into the soul of the Caribbean, making it an unforgettable destination.

Where is Jost Van Dyke in the BVI?

Jost Van Dyke, is located to the northwest of Tortola. It is easily accessible by charter boat, making it a favorite destination for sailors and yacht charters. There is also a ferry that runs occasionally to Great Harbour.
White Bay from the west side on a typical day

What to Do at Jost Van Dyke, BVI

  • Visit White Bay: White Bay is one of the most famous beaches in the Caribbean, known for its pristine white sands and turquoise waters. It’s also home to the iconic Soggy Dollar Bar, where you can enjoy a Painkiller cocktail while taking in the breathtaking views​​. Check out Hendo's Hideout for the best food.
    A must do activity is sipping on a pain killer at the famous White Bay beach bars
  • Party at Foxy’s: Located in Great Harbour, Foxy’s Bar is legendary for its lively parties and local music. Whether it's New Year's Eve or a regular Friday night, Foxy's is the place to be for an unforgettable Caribbean party experience​.
  • Snorkel at Sandy Spit: Sandy Spit, a tiny uninhabited island off the coast of Jost Van Dyke, is perfect for snorkeling. Its clear waters and vibrant marine life make it a must-visit spot for underwater exploration​​.
  • Dine at Local Eateries: Enjoy fresh seafood and local cuisine at various beachside restaurants. Foxy's Taboo offers delicious meals with a stunning view, while Corsairs Beach Bar & Restaurant serves up great food in a laid-back atmosphere​.
  • Hike to the Bubbly Pool: Nestled on the northeastern side of Jost Van Dyke, Bubbly Pool is a natural wonder that offers visitors a unique and exhilarating experience. This natural tidal pool is formed by waves crashing through a narrow gap in the rocks, creating a bubbling effect similar to a natural jacuzzi. It's one of Jost Van Dyke's hidden gems and a must-visit spot for any charter itinerary.
    Yacht Warriors flag at Soggy Dollar Bar

Jost Van Dyke Anchorage

Where to Anchor at Jost Van Dyke? Jost Van Dyke offers several safe and scenic anchorages. Great Harbour is the main anchorage, providing a well-protected spot to stay while exploring the island. There is actually little room for anchoring, so be prepared to secure a mooring ball for your overnight.

Little Harbour and White Bay also offer good anchorage options, each with its own unique charm​. White Bay should be avoided as an overnight unless it settled conditions.

Jost Van Dyke, with its lively bars, stunning beaches, and unique attractions, makes for an unforgettable destination on your yacht charter journey through the British Virgin Islands. Let’s set sail and discover the magic of Jost Van Dyke, BVI!

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