Manchioneel Bay features on many sailing itineraries as a natural stop along the Sister Island chain leading to The Baths at Virgin Gorda.

Moor-SeaCure’s 22 white mooring balls are available on a first-come basis, and tend to be full by 12PM. They have launched a new scheme with and now have 8 orange balls at the south end of the mooring field that can be reserved through their website:

With BoatyBall membership you can pre-reserve buoys at Cooper Island Beach Club, Leverick Bay Resort and Anegada Reef Hotel. Moorings are suitable for vessels up to 60ft in length and 20 net tons.

Manchioneel Bay is one of the Department of Conservation & Fisheries’ Sea Grass monitoring sites and crucial to the health of the marine environment. Anchoring within the mooring field is strictly prohibited.


  • 30 mooring balls and two dingy docks
  • Ice available at the main bar
  • Coffee and ice cream shop
  • Microbrewery
  • Sea Grape Boutique
  • Rum Bar
  • Free WiFi
  • Sandy beach and great snorkeling
  • Sail Caribbean Divers
  • Beachfront restaurant
  • Beach bar with stunning sunset views
  • Happy hour specials 4-6pm
  • Garbage collection provided by ‘Deliverance’ and ‘Deep Blue Charters’