Nestled amid an upscale community of snowbirds and vacationers on North Sound, Leverick Bay Resort Hotel (Leverick Bay, 284/495-7421, U.S. toll-free 800/848-7081, Canada toll-free 800/463-9396, fax 284/495-7367, www.leverickbay.com, $149 winter, $119 summer) has 18 hillside rooms overlooking the resort marina. Rooms are fully equipped with air-conditioning, cable TV, phones, coffeemakers, refrigerators, and two double beds. The resort has a restaurant, swimming pool, water sports center, spa, shops, and small grocery. The resort also manages a number of nearby villas; inquire if you’d like to rent a whole house for your vacation.
© Susanna Henighan Potter from Moon Virgin Islands, 4th edition