- 82 Rooms, 40 Suites
Created by Laurance Rockefeller in 1964, this 500-acre garden paradise is situated along the crystal clear waters of the British Virgin Islands on lush Virgin Gorda. Set around a crescent-shaped bay and protected by a coral reef, the exclusive boutique resort of Rosewood Little Dix Bay is an idyllic setting of refined, natural elegance. The resort features extensive water sports (diving, sailing, deep-sea fishing, snorkeling), nature trails, proximity to the famous “Baths of Virgin Gorda,” fitness center, six tennis courts and 2 pickle ball courts, children’s program (Rosewood Explorers and Rose Buds®), gift shop, activity center, three restaurants (Sugar Mill, Pavilion, Reef House), the Rum Room bar, cliffside, Sense, A Rosewood Spa and our beachfront swimming pool overlooking the ocean.
- Full Breakfast for two, daily (not available through room service)
- $100 USD Hotel/Resort Credit
- Complimentary WiFi (throughout hotel)
The following amenities are subject to availability at check-in:
- Early Check-in at 11:00 AM
- Late Check-out at 2:00 PM
- Room Upgrade (applicable to all room types)
The following amenities are not exclusive, but apply to your booking:
- Complimentary Local Calls & Access Fees
- Non-Motorized Water Sports (including kayaks, snorkeling, paddle boards)
- Welcome Amenity
P.O. Box 70
Virgin Gorda, Virgin Islands (British) 1150
- Tortola (EIS)
- Virgin Gorda (VIJ)
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Rosewood Little Dix Bay has long been synonymous with barefoot luxury. Remaining true to its heritage, the resort’s British Virgin Island accommodations blend a sophisticated Caribbean sensibility with the understated refinement of mid-century modern design. Interiors are composed of crisp, clean lines, layers of texture, organic forms and natural materials such as wood and stone. Open, light-filled spaces and inviting outdoor living areas accentuate the connection with the island’s lush tropical landscape. The rooms and suites are nestled discreetly amongst the manicured gardens and shaded footpaths that edge the resort’s pristine crescent beach, while the luxury Caribbean villas offer unmatched privacy on the beach or on the hillside above the bay. All BVI accommodations enjoy ocean views and dedicated butler service.
Ocean View Cottage
Set near the beach, the Ocean View Cottage features a king bed, a bathroom with dual vanities and a relaxing rain shower, and a furnished patio for enjoying gentle trade winds and splendid views of the sea. Grouped in sets of four, some Ocean View Cottage accommodations offer adjoining options—ideal for families traveling with children.
A short stroll from the water’s edge, hexagonal-shaped Beach Front Cottages offer a king bed and a furnished patio with bay vistas. A large bathroom has dual vanities, an indoor rain shower and an outdoor garden shower. A tranquil place to disconnect from the world, expansive Beach Front Cottages are grouped in pairs for enhanced privacy.
Ocean View Junior Suite King
Surrounded by the swaying palms and sea grapes of the resort’s gardens, the Ocean View Junior Suite King delivers breathtaking views of the bay from a large outdoor living area. The island hideaway features an oversized bedroom with a King Bed and a spacious, dual-vanity bathroom with an indoor rain shower, large soaking tub and outdoor garden shower.
Ocean View Junior Suite Queen (Two Queen Beds)
Surrounded by the swaying palms and sea grapes of the resort’s gardens, the Ocean View Junior Suite Queen delivers breathtaking views of the bay from a large outdoor living area. The island hideaway features an oversized bedroom with two Queen beds and a spacious, dual-vanity bathroom with an indoor rain shower, large soaking tub and outdoor garden shower.
Ideally situated near the luminous white-sand beach, the One-Bedroom Suite is comprised of a separate bedroom and living room and a dual-vanity bathroom with an indoor rain shower and outdoor garden shower. The suite opens to a spacious double patio that frames dramatic views of the sea.
Tree House Suite
From an elevated position near the beach, the Tree House Suite pays tribute to the original stilt houses erected by Laurance Rockefeller at Little Dix Bay in 1964. Floating amongst the palm trees, both the bedroom and living room open to a wraparound terrace offering panoramic views of the beach and there is a shaded garden patio directly beneath the accommodation. The dual-vanity bathroom features a soaking tub, indoor double rain shower and outdoor rain shower.
One-Bedroom Pool Suite
Privacy and luxury converge in the One-Bedroom Pool Suite. Located at the resort's west side, the sun-filled suite offers a separate living room and a private patio with a plunge pool overlooking the bay. The dual-vanity bathroom features an indoor rain shower and outdoor rain shower.
Grand One-Bedroom Pool Suite
This enchanting suite reinterprets the resort’s original hexagonal beach house design. Nestled among sea grapes and palms, it offers a light-filled bedroom and living room which open to an oceanview terrace and private plunge pool. The suite’s dual-vanity bathroom features a soaking tub, indoor double rain shower and outdoor rain shower.
Rosewood Two-Bedroom Suite
Located just steps from the beach, the expansive Rosewood Two-Bedroom Suite boasts beautifully furnished living spaces and a kitchenette for a comfortable, residential atmosphere. Both dual-vanity bathrooms feature an oversized soaking tub, indoor rain shower and relaxing outdoor rain shower. A private patio provides direct access to the beach.
Columbus House - Two-Bedroom
Set on the beach, the stunning two-bedroom Columbus House combines voluminous living spaces with the finest residential amenities, including a full kitchen with stainless-steel appliances. Each bathroom features dual vanities, a rain shower and a relaxing soaking tub. Stepping out onto the oversized terrace, guests enjoy exceptional views of the resort and bay, al fresco dining options, a private pool and direct access to the beach.
Laurance House - Three-Bedrooom
The extraordinary three-bedroom Laurance House features generous living space, three oversized bedrooms and a full kitchen with stainless-steel appliances. The beach house offers a powder room and three full bathrooms with dual vanities and an indoor rain shower. Two of the bathrooms also feature a relaxing outdoor rain shower and deep soaking tub. Outside, a spacious terrace leads to a private pool, dining gazebo for outdoor entertaining and magnificent views of the resort and bay.
Set on Dover Hill in the most private section of the resort, the four-bedroom Villa Joy delivers spectacular panoramic views of Little Dix Bay and nearby islands from its elevated perch. Thoughtfully designed and furnished for a comfortable residential stay, the spacious hilltop hideaway features an oversized living and dining room, a powder room, a private pool and a dining pavilion with a barbeque area.
Villa Candor offers privacy for families and small groups. The four-bedroom villa combines spacious interiors with generous outdoor living areas for dining, relaxing poolside and taking in bird’s-eye views of the resort and the glistening sea. Three of four full bathrooms have both indoor and outdoor showers and an outdoor soaking tub.
Three-bedroom Villa Innocence is a spacious, secluded sanctuary with sweeping hillside views. The expansive living room and two of the bedrooms open onto a large terrace with a private pool overlooking the bay. With three en suite bathrooms, outdoor showers, full kitchen, and indoor and outdoor dining areas, this villa is ideal for families and small groups.
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Situated beneath iconic vaulted rooftops at the heart of the resort, Pavilion offers sweeping views of the sea from every table. Guests enjoy an elaborate breakfast service, á la carte lunch and dinner menus, and a choice of traditional, lounge or terrace seating.
Centuries of maritime trade have shaped the BVI’s culinary heritage, bringing spices from distant lands to the islands. The Pavilion showcases this panoply of flavors with comfort foods and shared plates issuing from an open chef’s kitchen. Fresh meats, seafood and local ingredients are elevated with traditional cooking techniques and original presentations. Enveloped by Caribbean trade winds and the gentle sounds of the surf, the experience is a feast for the senses.
Set next to Pavilion, the eclectic, Wallaby-shingled Rum Room is dedicated to the liquid gold of empires, adventurers and buccaneers. The relaxed, open-air lounge offers an extensive library of rare and aged rums from around the world, along with a global selection of wines. Throughout the day and into the evening, bartenders mix cocktails from the resort’s formative years—classics from the 1960s and 1970s, such as martinis, fizzes, highballs and the Collins. Overlooking the glistening bay, the bar spills out onto a terrace for those who prefer to combine their drinks and conversation with a dose of sun and surf.
Guests are encouraged to explore the spirit’s illustrious past and sample small batch rums at weekly tasting sessions.
Sugar Mill Restaurant
The perfect destination for a romantic dinner for two or a relaxing evening with friends, the vibrant Sugar Mill offers beautifully prepared Caribbean cuisine in an authentic beachfront setting. The curved architecture of the open-air stone mill affords panoramic views of the bay. As the sun sets over the horizon, guests can slip into elegant lounge seating and enjoy handcrafted small bites paired with craft cocktails, sangrias and exclusive wines served by mixologists from traveling bars.
Sugar Mill menu features traditional and modern tapas created with time-honored local recipes and ingredients. Innovative flavor combinations and memorable presentations accentuate the experience. The restaurant’s centerpiece is an irresistible raw bar featuring fresh lobster, ceviche and other succulent delicacies of the day.
Just steps from the sand, Reef House looks out to intoxicating views of Little Dix Bay. The open-air restaurant offers a chic colonial-inspired atmosphere for relaxed dining in tune with the laid-back rhythms of the island.
Drawing on the rich heritage of the region, Reef House utilizes the freshest local provisions from land and sea, herbs from the resort’s own garden and simple preparation methods to deliver a contemporary take on the bold flavors of the Caribbean. The farm-to-table menu includes exceptional vegetarian options and signature dishes.
Reef House bar presents a selection of organic white and rosé wines from around the world and a fine collection of aged and flavored spirits. Guests enjoy delightful tequila aperitifs and handcrafted rum cocktails at a leisurely pace marked by comings and goings on the resort’s private dock.