Long Bay Beach Club epitomizes the tropical informality and natural beauty of the British Virgin Islands. Hidden away on one of the island’s finest beaches with a mile of talcum-powder sand caressed by the gentle surf of the Caribbean Sea. Dive or sail around the island’s hidden treasures. Long Bay Beach Club is perfect for families seeking an island retreat. Pampering, ocean views, adventure, relaxation, quality time with loved ones, and smiling faces come standard at Long Bay Beach Club.
The island's colonial history is reflected throughout, such as the main building suggestive of a plantation house, the beach restaurant set in an 18th-century sugar mill. In addition to historic elements, Long Bay's leisure activities and dining fulfill all the requirements of a contemporary tropical resort.
Select from a wide variety of accommodation styles, boasting memorable views of the Caribbean Sea. Stay right down on the beach in a cabana or spacious beachfront deluxe room or suite.
Located on the waters edge, these rustic accommodations are built on stilts between the palm trees, affording magnificent views and seclusion. Each Cabana has a king-size bed, ceiling fan, wet bar, marble vanities, large private deck and hammock. Approximately 270 sq. ft. Maximum occupancy: 2 persons.
These spacious deluxe accommodations sit just yards from the beach. Guestrooms are equipped with either a four-poster king or two queen-sized beds. Ocean views are provided from the large covered, 120 square foot terraces or balconies. The Beachfront Deluxe rooms also feature, ceiling fan, and large walk-in closet, separate shower area with marble vanity and dressing area. Some adjoining rooms are available, connected via the balcony. Approximately 360 sq. ft. Maximum occupancy : 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
These spacious suite accommodations sit just yards from the beach. Guestrooms are equipped with king bed and a queen pull out sofa beds. Ocean views are provided from the large covered, 120 square foot terraces or balconies. The Beachfront Suite rooms also feature, living room area, full kitchen, ceiling fan, and large walk-in closet, a full bath and a shower and dressing area.
Delightfully informal, ‘1748’ is a popular beachfront restaurant. Part of an 18th-century sugar mill, offering extensive breakfasts, as well as extensive lunch and dinner menus featuring anything from grills and fresh seafood to tasty local dishes.
This is where to get a ‘Long Bay Cooler’ with lunch or a ‘Papaya Daiquiri’ with dinner! Happy Hour is held every evening from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. (The 1748 Bar is open from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. if 1748 remain open for dinner service.)
Located on the upper terrace of the 18th-century sugar mill, The Verandah is an intimate dining venue open for dinner. It serves traditional Caribbean fusion cuisine complemented by fine wines and ocean views. Reservations necessary.
The Elegant Pelican
The Elegant Pelican is a unique island shopping experience. Delve into the hidden treasures of resort-wear, swimwear, bags, gifts and unique local arts and crafts. The shop also stocks basic vacation necessities, as well as reading material and video rentals.
Tennis at Long Bay
Long Bay offers two lighted artificial grass courts. There is a nominal charge for court time.
Long Bay's mile-long beach is white, powdery, and the perfect spot for water sports. In the summer, the beach provides excellent snorkeling; in the winter, bodysurfing is a popular activity. Snorkeling equipment and boogie boards are available.
Long Bay Beach Club is situated on a beautiful, mile-long stretch of white sand beach—one of the most picturesque in the Caribbean! Step from your beachfront accommodations onto the powder white sand, and enjoy a refreshing swim in the Caribbean Sea. Relax in the shade under a swaying palm tree, and enjoy beautiful ocean vistas as sailboats drift by and neighboring islands dot the horizon.
Introducing our new Beachside Swimming Pool
Kick back, relax in our new beachside swimming pool. Enjoy a tropical cocktail with a wonderful beach and blue ocean just steps away, you will love the return to nature and rejuvenating atmosphere that only Long Bay Beach Club can provide.
Free WiFi & Local Calls
Escape from it all without escaping from your family and friends. Stay in touch with our free Wi-Fi available in all rooms and throughout the resort. Local calls are also free.
Long Bay Beach Club Spa Treatments
Long Bay Beach Club offers a tempting variety of treatments designed to rejuvenate the mind and body. All treatments can be booked locally.
Generally, the weather is warm and usually sunny year round. Tropical showers may occur at any time however these usually pass through quickly. The average temperature is 83° F (29°C) with little seasonal variation. The wet season lasts from June to December. The climate is sub-tropical rather than tropical with trade winds. Temperature ranges from 72° F (22° C) to 82° F (28° C) in the winter and 76° F (26° C) to 88° F (31° C) during the summer. Night temperatures drop to 60° F (15° C) with erratic rainfall averaging 127 centimeters per year and the occasional droughts.
Long Bay Beach Club is a great base from which to explore the scenic beauty of the British Virgin Islands. Our on-site tour desk offers a wide variety of exciting excursions ranging from day sails and power boat rentals to fishing charters and island tours.
We offer several options. All full day sails include lunch on board, drinks , open bar (rum punch or beer) and snorkel equipment. The most popular itineraries are Jost Van Dyke, Norman and Peter Islands, the Indians, and the Baths on Virgin Gorda.
Black Angel a 45 ft. sloop ideal for small groups between 2 to 6 people. Customized itineraries.
One Trick Pony 50 ft. ketch for a minimum of 4 people. Choose between 2, 3 or 5 island itinerary.
Aristocat, a 48 ft. catamaran based in Sopers Hole, West End, offers day sails to visit Jost Van Dyke or Norman Island. $120 per person (kids under 10 is half price).
Lionheart, a 48 ft. catamaran based in Village Cay, Road Town, offers day sails to Cooper and Salt Islands, Norman Island or The Baths at Virgin Gorda. $120 per person (kids under 10 is half price).
Kuralu 50 ft. cruising catamaran. 4 people min. (typical trip 6-12 people) 16 max. Sails Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday to Jost Van Dyke, Thursday to Norman Island. (Itinerary subject to change).
Tamarin II 55 ft. racing trimaran. Minimum 4 people, (16 max.) for any of following itineraries - Norman Island, Virgin Gorda or Jost Van Dyke
Power Boat Rentals
Power Boat Rentals - Virgin Islands JollyMon 26 ft. Sea Era (225 HP Johnson Engine).
Available bareboat or with a captain.
35 ft. Marlin (2X225 HP Johnson Engines) Available with captain only.
King Charters 2-30 ft. Bradley Runabouts (2X115 HP Yamaha Engines) Available bareboat or with captain.
Note: Prices do not include fuel and oil
Fishing Charters - Long Bay Beach Resorts
JollyMon (included: bait, gear, fuel and oil cost, snacks and lunch on full day trips)
Deep Sea Fishing
Bottom Fishing (special arrangements)
Half Day only
One Trick Pony (Included: bait, gear, fuel and oil, drinks and lunch on full day trip)
Full Day- $850 minimum 4 people
Half Day- $475 minimum 4 people
31 ft. Bertram
Caribbean Fly Fishing (rates are based on 2 persons, gear, drinks and food included)
Half Day- $450
Full Day- $850
30 ft. Bertram takes you to the site and transfers you to 18 ft. flat boat w/ guide.
Tortola Dolphin Discovery
Dolphin Royal Swim® at Tortola: Pure excitement: Action and Speed!
10 a.m., 12 noon, 2 & 4 p.m. daily (Schedules subjet to availability)
US $161 Adults (+4' 7")
US $141 Kids (3' 11" - 4' 7" and minimum age of 8 years old) Kids must swim with a paying adult as a companion
Activities: Dolphin dorsal tow, foot push, kiss, handshake, free time with dolphins
Dolphin Swim Adventure®: Perfect Entertainment: Up Close and Underwater!
11 a.m. & 1 p.m. (Schedules subject to availability)
US $111 Adults (+4'7")
US $101 Kids (3'11" - 4'7") Kids must swim with a paying adult as a companion
Activities: Boogie Push, Handshake, Kiss, Dolphin Song, Belly Ride and Free time with Dolphins
Dolphin Discovery Swim®: A Program for All Ages: Learn and Have Fun!
11 a.m. & 1 p.m. (Schedules subject to availability)
US $91 Adults (+3'11")
Activities: Dolphin Kiss, hug, handshake, Dolphin song & free time with dolphins
For more information, please visit the Dolphin Discovery website.
$45 per couple (includes 30 minute shopping stop in Road Town.) Take your own personalized tour of Tortola. Tours leave from reception and give you a 2 1/2 hour tour of the island with stops at historic and natural points of interest along the way.
Please note that prices quoted are subject to change without notice.
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