Caribbean Tourism

Mosquito Island

Mosquito Island is privately owned by LL Drake’s Anchorage Resort and enjoys beautiful views over North Sound to Virgin Gorda and Prickly Pear Island. This 125-acre island is just northwest of Leverick Bay and can only be reached by boat (complimentary 5-min boat trip to hotel from Leverick Bay). There is a lovely beach at South Bay, sandy with boulders, and there are trails leading from the hotel to this and other quiet, sandy coves but they are for hotel guests only.


The island can be rented in its entirety, or you can just use the hotel, which has three villas, four suites and four rooms, all ocean front, only 24 guests, very expensive, rates include three meals and watersports, bars, restaurant open to outside diners, moorings, windsurfing, very quiet and relaxed atmosphere, PO Box 2510, Virgin Gorda, T4942254, 800-6246651, in the USA T617-9699913, F617-9691673, www.drakesanchorage.com, restaurant open 0730-1000, 1200-1400, candlelit dinner seating time 1900, French-style menu, reservations essential for dinner before 1500. Closed July, August and September.


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