Peter Island in BVI, a luxurious escape with breathtaking beaches and world-class amenities.

Peter Island, British Virgin Islands

Peter Island in BVI, a luxurious escape with breathtaking beaches and world-class amenities.

Matt and Britney Weidert

Matt Weidert

Peter Island, one of the largest private islands in the British Virgin Islands, offers a blend of luxury, adventure, and natural beauty. Known for its pristine beaches, clear waters, and exclusive resorts, Peter Island is a premier destination for sailors and travelers seeking a serene and upscale experience. 
Sunset at Deadman's Bay

Where is Peter Island?

Peter Island is located south of Tortola and east of Norman Island in the British Virgin Islands. This 1,800-acre island is accessible only by boat or helicopter, adding to its allure and exclusivity. The island features several anchorages, including the well-known Deadman’s Bay and White Bay.
The beach at Deadman's bay, before Hurricane Irma

What to Do at Peter Island

  • Relaxing on the Beaches: Peter Island is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the BVI. Deadman’s Bay and White Bay offer soft white sands and clear turquoise waters perfect for swimming and sunbathing. Keep in mind, however this is a private resort.
  • Snorkeling and Diving: The waters around Peter Island are teeming with marine life. Popular snorkeling spots include the reefs off Deadman’s Bay and White Bay.
Peter Island provides a luxurious yet tranquil escape in the British Virgin Islands. The island’s pristine beaches, crystal-clear waters, and exclusive amenities make it a top choice for discerning travelers. Whether you’re lounging on the beach, snorkeling in the reefs, or exploring the nearby islands, Peter Island offers a perfect blend of relaxation and adventure.

On this island, you will also find the Peter Island Resort & Spa, an exclusive and renowned resort that underwent renovations following the damage caused by Hurricane Irma in 2017. However, in 2024, it reopened its doors, offering improved facilities and accommodations. For updates on the resort, visit the Peter Island Resort website.

For those planning to visit the British Virgin Islands, Peter Island is a must-visit destination that promises an unforgettable experience. Its combination of natural beauty, luxury, and exclusivity makes it one of the gems of the Caribbean. 

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