“You Make the Memories, We’ll Make the Arrangements”

Peter Island in the British Virgin Islands offers magnificent beaches, unsurpassed fun, and relaxation. It is home to the Peter Island Resort and Spa. This luxury retreat surrounds guests in beauty and fantastic Caribbean breezes and is one of our favorite islands vacation in the BVI.

Please visit one of their treatment rooms to get pampered with their ayurvedic treatments. Although Hurricane Irma damaged the resort, they remain committed to reopening soon.

So, while it’s doing upgrades throughout 2023, you still have time to plan and make this island a part of your BVI sailing vacation.


In general, the weather on the island is warm and sunny. So, BVI crewed yacht charter guests can expect a smooth sailing trip through the Sir Francis Drake Channel. Most rain occurs from September to December, with hurricane season from June to November.

Places to See on Peter Island

  • Deadman’s Beach. A mile-long crescent of paradise. It has pristine sand, palm trees, and water that is perfect for snorkeling and sunbathing.
  • Sprat Bay. It has a natural beauty that will make guests want to linger under a coconut palm and enjoy the solitude.
  • Honeymoon Beach. It is at the end of Deadman’s Beach—a secluded haven for a romantic escape. Enjoy a picnic, snorkeling, or savoring intimate moments.
  • Key Cay. Snorkel around this small rocky islet.
  • White Bay Beach. This place will make your BVI luxury yacht charter vacation complete. Guests can reserve a tiki hut, enjoy a picnic, and spend the day sunbathing, snorkeling, and spotting sea turtles.
  • Oceans 7 Yacht Club Great Harbour. A club restaurant and event venue with over 30 mooring balls. It is open for lunch and dinner.
Some Caribbean Beach fun on Peter Island

Things to Do

  • Snorkeling
  • Sailing on private charter yachts
  • Scuba dive. Some fantastic dive sites include The Willy T (William Thornton) and Carrot Shoal.
  • Hiking
  • Explore flora and fauna. Be careful of the harmful manchineel or “death apple.”
  • Enjoy the sunset
  • Water sports. Guests can kayak, snorkel, scuba dive, paddleboard, and more at the Resort and Spa.
$59,000 - $70,000 /wk
  • 4 Cabins
  • 65.00 Ft Cat
  • Built: 2021
Scuba  Scuba Diving On Board
$45,000 /wk
  • 3 Cabins
  • 64.00 Ft Cat
  • Built: 2021
$44,700 - $48,000 /wk
  • 4 Cabins
  • 62.00 Ft Cat
  • Built: 2018
Scuba  Scuba Diving On Board

Getting Here

Tortola, the capital of the BVI, has the closest airport to this island. Beef A small bridge connects Beef Island So, be sure to add this place to your BVI yacht charter itinerary.

There are also day tour options from Peter Island to:

  1. Norman Island

2. Dead Chest Island

Either way, both are nearby islands that promise guests vibrant underwater sceneries.

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Marinas and Anchorages

The island has a full-service deepwater marina. So, private yacht charter dock at the Peter Island Marina. It provides a secure and convenient docking option for luxury yachts up to 170 feet.

Whether seeking a temporary berth or a long-term stay, it offers a comfortable and well-equipped facility to accommodate vessels.

Peter Island Resort Marina

While at the resort, guests can access the resort beaches, pools, restaurants, spas, and bars with great ocean views.

Peter Island Anchorages

  • Great Harbour
  • White Bay
  • Sprat Bay


Other information about Peter Island BVI

In 1978, the island was owned by the Devos family of the Amway Corporation. However, full ownership was transferred to the co-owner of the corporation in 2021. Thus, a family owns Peter Island Resort.

Many interested guests are curious, is Peter Island open? Due to Hurricane Irma, this paradise has to suspend operations. But, they are working on its reopening, especially to BVI yacht charter guests.

In the meantime, you may directly contact Peter Island Resort at 800.346.4451 or 616.458.6767 to get updated.

The BVI SAIL yacht charter broker team also arranges luxury yacht charters to other Caribbean islands – BVI, Leeward Islands, Windward Islands, and more!

Contact us at 1-321-777-1707 or complete this form to discuss your vacation plans.