Scrub Island Resort Offers Exclusive Rates for Inaugural BVI Exquisite Boat Show

Posted by Scrub Island, February 2014

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS (April 16, 2014) – Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina – the newest luxury private-island resort in the British Virgin Islands – is hosting the inaugural BVI Exquisite Boat Show on Saturday, May 24, starting at 11 a.m. and marking the occasion by offering a limited number of Deluxe Ocean View guest rooms for just $325* per night. The festive, one-day nautical showcase will give boaters, boat enthusiasts and hobbyists a chance to step aboard some of the finest boats at sea, purchase and sell boats, or simply enjoy live music, entertainment and a host of top prizes. During the show, Scrub Island Resort will also showcase the culture, cuisine, people and vast sailing options of the Sailing Capital of the World.

The resort’s exclusive Boat Show rate offer includes luxurious accommodations in a Deluxe Ocean View guest room, each featuring a king-size bed adorned with luxurious Egyptian combed cotton 300 thread-count Fili d’Oro sheets, soft down bedding, plasma televisions, bamboo ceiling fans, air conditioning, bathrooms featuring separate shower and bathtubs with L’Occitane bath amenities, and private balconies offering breathtaking views of the Caribbean.

Resort guests also have access to exclusive resort amenities, including complimentary airport transfers from Beef Island, Tortola (EIS), world-class dining options, three private beaches, spectacular resort pools, unlimited use of our ferry to Trellis Bay, stand up paddleboards, water trampoline, fitness center, complimentary island-wide Wi-Fi, and the award-winning Ixora Spa by L’OCCITANE.

The special rate is only available through the Scrub Island reservations center which can be reached by calling 813-849-4152 Monday through Friday 8 a.m. through 7 p.m. and Saturday 8:30 a.m. through 5 p.m. When making the reservation, mention “Rate Program ILNY.”

BVI Exquisite Boat Show tickets are sold separately from the accommodations packages, to purchase tickets and for more information, visit VIP tickets are $45 per person and general admission are $15 per person. Children 12 years and under are free with paid adult ticket.

For more information about Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina visit or stay up-to-date with its latest news and promotions on Facebook or Twitter.

* Available May 22-28, 2014. Requires three-night minimum stay. Must be booked in advanced. Cannot be combined with any other package or promotion. Deposit is required; rates are based on availability and do not include a 7% sales tax and resort fee of $25 per adult per night.

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 Group

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 and marina on Anna Maria Island, Florida; Mainsail Suites Hotel and Conference Center ( in Tampa, Florida; Mainsail South, a 328-unit apartment and corporate housing complex in South Tampa; and Mainsail Apartment Homes, a 360-unit apartment community in Tampa’s Westshore district. 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. Opening December 2013 in Tampa, Florida, the boutique food-focused Epicurean Hotel ( is being developed in collaboration with the legendary Bern’s Steak House and will be the first newly constructed property in the United States to join the Autograph Collection®.

About Autograph Collection Hotels

The Autograph Collection is an evolving ensemble of strikingly independent hotels. Exactly like nothing else, each destination has been selected for its quality, bold originality, rich character and uncommon details. From near to far, iconic to historic, the result is an array of properties that is nothing less than unique, nothing short of collectively exceptional. For more information and reservations please visit, or explore our social media channels to learn more about championing the independent spirit.