Guests Encouraged to “Make a Scene” with New Five-Day Vacation Package at Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina

Posted by Scrub Island, July 2015

Package includes New GoPro Hero4 Session Camera, Professional Editing Services

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS (October X, 2015) – Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina – the newest luxury private-island resort in the British Virgin Islands, ranked number one in the BVI on Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Hotels list – is offering a new “Make a Scene” vacation package that includes a five-night stay in a two-, three- or four-bedroom hillside villa, a new GoPro Hero4 Session for guests to keep and professional video editing services to document their blockbuster island getaway. The package is valid for stays through May 30, 2016, with rates starting at $9,845* for a two-bedroom villa.

With its cinematic setting, Scrub Island Resort offers stunning scenery and many visually captivating activities for guests to record with their new waterproof GoPro Hero4 Session, the smallest, lightest GoPro yet. Whether snorkeling among colorful tropical fish off Pavilion Beach, slipping down the slide into the resort’s swim up bar or paddling kayaks and stand-up paddleboards to Honeymoon Beach, guests will find plenty of material for making the perfect home movie. Guests can also island hop to some of the best bars in the Caribbean, cast off in the sailing capital of the world or try sport fishing at the North Drop, recording jaw-dropping images and videos of their British Virgin Islands getaway that will make any social media follower jealous.

At the end of their stay, guests can have their footage professionally edited and then upload the finished video to the Scrub Island Resort YouTube channel before June 30, 2016 for a chance to win a five-night stay in a hillside villa for up to four people, including breakfast each morning.

The collection of two-, three- and four-bedroom villas at Scrub Island Resort feature spacious floor plans, custom furnishings, natural stone, spectacular master suites, gourmet kitchens with Wolf and Subzero appliances, and breathtaking views of the Caribbean. Guests can also enjoy other amenities at the private island resort, including three pristine beaches, renowned restaurants and bars, a well-equipped health club, exciting excursions offered by the on-site dive shop and sailing school, resort-wide Wi-Fi, resort ferry, on-island transportation and complimentary airport transfers from EIS/Beef Island Tortola.

For more information about Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina or to book the “Make a Scene” package, visit or stay up-to-date with its latest news and promotions on Facebook or Twitter.

*Includes two-bedroom villa Oct. 1-Dec. 17. Starting rate for two-bedroom villa Jan. 3-May 31, 2016 is $12,495. Excludes tax and resort fee. Based on availability.

About Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina, BVI

Opened in July 2010, Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina is named after its location, a serene 230-acre private-island haven situated at the east end of Tortola in the British Virgin Islands. The first luxury resort development in the destination in more than 15 years and first member of Marriott’s Autograph Collection in the Caribbean, the resort is tucked into a rugged cliff overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea and neighboring uninhabited islands. It features 52 guest accommodations as well as a collection of two-, three- and four-bedroom villas, the intimate Ixora Spa, world-class restaurants including the popular Caravela, three private beaches and a 55-slip marina. For more information, call toll free U.S. 813-849-4153 or visit

About Mainsail Lodging and Development

Mainsail Lodging and Development is a Tampa-based hospitality company that develops and operates lodging products in the Southeastern US and the Caribbean. Their properties include Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina (, a private island resort in the British Virgin Islands and member of Autograph Collection® of Marriott International; Mainsail Beach Inn (; a boutique beachfront hotel on Anna Maria Island, Florida; and the boutique food-focused Epicurean Hotel ( in Tampa, Florida which was created in collaboration with the legendary Bern’s Steak House and was the first newly constructed property in the United States to join the Autograph Collection®. The company also operates corporate housing throughout the Southeast, exclusively managing the Florida market for Oakwood Worldwide® under both its ExecuStay® ( and Oakwood® ( brands, while also operating ExecuStay ( in Georgia, portions of Alabama, and The Carolinas. Mainsail is developing their third Autograph Collection® hotel, Waterline Marina Resort & Beach Club on Anna Maria Island, Florida, which is slated to open late Fall 2016.

About Autograph Collection Hotels

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