Rosewood Little Dix Bay, the legendary island escape on Virgin Gorda in the British Virgin Islands, is pleased to announce that it has been recognized on Condé Nast Traveler’s 2020 Hot List, one of the hospitality industry’s most esteemed annual awards lists that honors the best newly opened and renovated properties around the world. Based on the firsthand experiences and reviews of Condé Nast Traveler’s distinguished editorial team, Rosewood Little Dix Bay is featured as one of the top 76 new hotels and resorts in the world to open in the past year. The full list of properties on the 2020 Hot List can be found here.
“As aspirational travelers across the globe are home with their families, perhaps dreaming of where they may go when the world reopens, I can think of no better time to be inspired by Condé Nast Traveler’s 2020 Hot List,” said Andreas Pade, managing director of Rosewood Little Dix Bay. “It is a tremendous honor to have Rosewood Little Dix Bay recognized as one of the best new resorts in the world, just months after opening our doors and unveiling our comprehensive redesign. We thank our associates for their dedication to facilitating extraordinary experiences for our guests and neighbors and look forward to the day we are able to reopen our doors once more and share the magic of our Caribbean hideaway with the world.”
Following a four-year closure and comprehensive renovation, Rosewood Little Dix Bay recently made its highly anticipated return in January 2020, bringing a new age of luxury to Virgin Gorda and the Caribbean at large. Originally founded by conservationist Laurance S. Rockefeller over half a century ago, the legendary resort incorporates modern style while staying true to the property’s prolific roots as a leading example of ecotourism. In keeping with the Rosewood brand’s guiding A Sense of Place® philosophy, wherein the location, history, culture and sensibilities of a destination are woven into the holistic identity of its respective hotel, Rosewood Little Dix Bay reflects the essential ethos of Virgin Gorda in all aspects, from a bespoke ocean arrival experience to a design scheme that highlights local materials and authentic artifacts throughout. The secluded location among 500 acres of pristine private beachfront and breath-taking flora and fauna serves as the ideal backdrop for an unparalleled island escape, complete with 80 ultra-luxury guestrooms with direct beach access, four distinct dining concepts, two pools with unmatched views, six tennis courts and a cliffside Sense®, A Rosewood Spa.
About Rosewood Little Dix Bay
Situated across 500 acres of pristine beachfront property, Rosewood Little Dix Bay is located on Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands. The resort’s 80 ultra-luxury guestrooms, suites, houses and villa embody barefoot luxury, blending into the lush landscape with chic, modern design by New York-based design firm Meyer Davis. Rosewood Little Dix Bay offers four distinct dining venues including its signature restaurant Reef House, serving local cuisine with true farm-to-table inspiration; Sugar Mill, an open-air restaurant with international influence; Pavilion with a menu of international dishes and bold spices; and Rum Room, offering an array of rare rums from around the globe. Amenities include two swimming pools, six tennis courts, a state-of-the-art fitness center, a Rosewood Explorers Club, and Sense®, A Rosewood Spa.
About Rosewood Hotels & Resorts
Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® manages 28 one-of-a-kind luxury hotels, resorts and residences in 16 countries, with 18 new properties under development. Each Rosewood property embraces the brand’s A Sense of Place® philosophy to reflect the individual location’s history, culture and sensibilities. The Rosewood collection includes some of the world’s most legendary hotels and resorts, including The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel in New York, Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek in Dallas and Hôtel de Crillon, A Rosewood Hotel in Paris, as well as new classics such as Rosewood Hong Kong. For those who wish to stay a little longer, Rosewood Residences offer a distinct opportunity for ownership or rent in extraordinary destinations within the brand’s wide-ranging portfolio.