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Tranquility, 33 pristine white beaches, 100 gourmet restaurants, spa and wellness services, and 12,000 warm and welcoming locals.

Charming Escapes Collection, a select group of 13 charming and intimate hotels, villas and inns offering the discerning traveler a unique and affordable way to experience the island of Anguilla.


Collection/Properties


allamanda beach club

Residing on beautiful Shoal Bay, Allamanda Beach Club consists of 16 units - 8 standard rooms, 4 deluxe double rooms, 2 studio apartments, and 2 one bedroom apartments. All units have a fully equipped kitchen, telephone, cable television, radio, air conditioning and private balcony or patio.

The hotel features a fresh water swimming pool & jacuzzi and is just a short, two minute walk through tropical gardens to the beach at Shoal Bay - one of the most picturesque beaches in the Caribbean.

Zara's seafood restaurant and Gwen's Reggae grill are located on the premises. For guests seeking an alternative to eating out, barbecue equipment under the Gazebo is available.

ambia bed and breakfast

Website
Email: info@ambia-anguilla.com
Phone: 264-498-8686"

With a harmony of contemporary Asian and Caribbean flavors, Ambia offers guests the ambiance of a Bed and Breakfast, the luxury of a Hotel, and the comfort of a home. Ambia is centrally located in Anguilla with spectacular views overlooking Sandy Ground with 33 of the most magnificent beaches only minutes away. Located near local favorites such as Tasty's, E's Over, and Veya. Nestled in South Hill, Ambia's split level design offers unrivaled views and dips in the pool right outside sliding soji screens. Enjoy a freshly prepared continental breakfast of eggs, locally baked bread and pastries, fruit, and beverages of your choice.

anguilla great house

Website
Email: flemingw@anguillanet.com
Phone: (264) 497-6061"

At the Anguilla Great House Beach Resort the gentle warmth of the Caribbean sunshine is second only to the friendly smiles and hospitality of our staff. Located on Rendezvous Bay, a two and a half mile crescent of dazzling white sand fringed by the turquoise Caribbean Sea, Anguilla Great House is an intimate and romantic hideaway, offering a unique style of vacationing a very private atmosphere.

Anguilla Great House Beach Resort has 31 intimate guest rooms, all with views of the Caribbean Sea (set back a little, so as not to, "intimidate the beach").

Each of Anguilla Great House's gingerbread laced cottages sit amid beautiful gardens, just footsteps from the sand. All accommodations are furnished with a choice of king, queen-sized, or two double beds, ceiling fans, private porches, and shower bathrooms. Air-conditioning is available in most rooms.

Dine at the Old Caribe. The casually elegant, open-air restaurant both have seating on beach and poolside. You'll find an array of cuisine, including West Indian, French, and American culinary styles.


arawak beach inn

Website
Email: relax@arawakbeach.com
Phone: (264) 427-2925"

Arawak Beach Inn offers a 'sand-between-your-toes-getaway' in a hassle-free, casual atmosphere.

The 17 accommodations, painted in vibrant pastel shades, make Arawak Beach Inn a home-away-from-home, with a distinctly Caribbean flavour. This is a place to relax and unwind, surrounded by all the comforts you will need, in a glorious Caribbean setting.

Arawak's bar and restaurant serves home-cooked breakfast, traditional Caribbean fare, tasty snacks and international cuisine for lunch and dinner.


carimar beach club

Website
Email: Carimar@anguillanet.com
Phone: (800) 235-8667"

"If you like the beach you'll love Carimar". Enjoy simplistic pleasures of island living, in spacious one or two bedroom apartments. Accommodations feature air conditioned bedrooms, bougainvillea covered patios with ocean fronts or panoramic views of tranquil Mead's Bay Beach. Attended to by a gracious, service-oriented staff, with well-established property also offers complimentary snorkel gear, tennis racquets and tennis. Guests can choose to self cater in fully equipped kitchens or enjoy some of Anguilla's delectable cuisine, just a gentle stroll along the beach. This is Carimar, the essence of simple sophistication.


ferryboat inn

Website
Email: ferryb@anguillanet.com
Phone: (264) 497-6613"

The Ferryboat Inn is small, family owned and operated. The Inn is located on the beach, a short distance from the ferry terminal at Blowing Point Harbour. The Ferryboat Inn offers affordable apartments for a family vacation or a quiet getaway.

Four of the apartments are one-bedroom units with two full baths. Each one bedroom apartment has a living room that includes a sofa which converts into a double bed, and both rooms open directly onto a patio.

Two studio apartments are also available with wonderful views of the sea and St. Martin in the foreground.

All units are furnished and fully equipped for self-catering. Each apartment includes a telephone and television with cable TV. All bedrooms are airconditioned.

The inn offers restaurant facilities and is open for lunch and dinner serving selections from a wide and varied menu.


sirena villa and resort

Website
Email: lasirena@anguillanet.com
Phone: (264) 497-6829"

Located on magnificent Meads Bay, Sirena Resort & Villa blends a distinctive Mediterranean style with Caribbean flare.

The resort, managed by Swiss owners Rolf & Viviane Masshardt, offers a variety of accommodations for your next Anguilla vacation. Choose between 20 individually designed guest rooms, 4 luxurious Junior Suites and 6 Villas (two and three bedrooms), which are perfect for a family vacation.

The gourmet restaurant, Top of the Palms, serves fine Euro-Asian Cuisine, influenced by Caribbean flavours, featuring the freshest seafood specialties.

Two freshwater pools, a PADI Dive Center, a boutique and a massage facility await your pleasure. Sailing, tennis and other activities can be arranged by the friendly staff.


lloyd's bed and breakfast

Website
Email: lloyds@web.ai
Phone: (264) 497-2351"

Perched atop the gentle slopes of Anguilla's highest elevation - Crocus Hill - Lloyd's Bed and Breakfast, Anguilla's first place of accommodation, offers a panoramic view of the town area and beyond, to the distant east end of the island.

This 9-room bed and breakfast is the epitome of a "home away from home" and boasts a tradition of intimacy and personal service.

Located in the "Historic Lower Valley", Lloyd's is ideal not only for the business traveler or families, but for culture and nature seekers, not to mention fitness enthusiasts.

Lloyd's is within a 5 minute walk or jog to the art galleries, traditional Anguillian homes, historic sites, caves, restaurants and shops, as well as Crocus Bay Beach, Little Bay and Lime Stone Bay.

Rooms come with fans, private baths, cable TV and breakfast. Historic tours and maintenance or start up fitness programmes can also be arranged.


paradise cove resort

Website
Email: para-cove@anguillanet.com
Phone: (264) 497-6603"

Set in lush tropical gardens 500 yards from the beach, the Paradise Cove Resort offers 29 fully furnished and elegantly appointed ocean view and garden view guest suites in a selection of studio, one and two bedroom and penthouse suites.

All rooms have air conditioning plus ceiling fans, fully equipped kitchens (kitchenettes in studio suites), private patios, washer/dryer and daily maid service.

Much like Anguilla, the Paradise Cove Resort is small and intimate; a place to escape for a serene and relaxing holiday. The staff will quickly get to know you and your preferences, giving you a level of professional service and individual attention unsurpassed anywhere on the island.


patsy's seaside villas"
Website
Email: patsysseaside@hotmail.com
Phone: (264) 497-6297"

Patsy's Seaside Villas are an undiscovered, moderately-priced gem, located on the beach at Blowing Point, near the Blowing Point ferry terminal.

Patsy's Seaside Villas offer 6 villa apartments, 2 one-bedroom units, and 4 two-bedroom units. Bedrooms are airconditioned. Each apartment is complete with kitchen, living room, cable TV, ceiling fans, beach items, telephone, stereo and daily maid service.


royal palms

Website
Email:
Phone: (264) 497-6448"

Royal Palms is located on the west end of Anguilla, in South Hill. The fully air-conditioned three-story building is surrounded by landscaped gardens with a large fresh-water pool and patio.

The 6 Royal Palms apartments are tranquil and private, and offer stunning views of Meads Bay, the Caribbean Sea and nearby St. Martin.

The ground floor suites have two bedrooms with one bathroom and choice of queen size bedor two twins (or king). The upper two floors are two bedroom/two bathroom suites. All suites are fully furnished and maid service is included.

Beaches such as Rendezvous Bay, Cove Bay and Meads Bay are a short drive away.


serenity cottage

Website
Email: info@serenity.ai
Phone: (264) 497-3328"

Serenity Cottage is a beautiful collection of suites - studio, one-bedroom, and two bedroom - set in a two-story villa on upper shoal bay beach. Amid lush tropical gardens and stone walkways, Serenity Cottage offers peace and solitude not found in other locations on Anguilla.

Each suite provides a living/dining combination with full, open kitchen. The coupling of rattan and mahogany furnishings provide a warm and comfortable atmosphere. A/C, cable TV and telephone are provided in each suite. Pay-Per-View movies and VCR are available for rent.

Host Kenneth Rogers and his friendly staff look forward to welcoming you to Serenity Cottage and will make your vacation a warm and relaxing experience.

Breakfast, lunch and dinner is served at the nearby Serenity restaurant and bar. Serenity Cottage - luxurious tranquility on upper Shoal Bay.


shoal bay villas

Website
Email: sbvillas@anguillanet.com
Phone: (264) 497-2051"

Sparkling Caribbean views, trade winds, beautiful tropical gardens and quiet, comfortable accommodations are what you will find at Shoal Bay Villas.

The villas are nestled beneath the palms on 2 miles of the Caribbean's finest strand of white sand at Shoal Bay. An offshore reef protects the swimming area and provides excellent snorkeling.

Shoal Bay Villas has 9 waterfront units facing directly onto Shoal Bay Beach (7 one bedroom apartments and 2 studios on the ground floor), plus 2 two bedroom apartments and 2 one bedroom apartments with pool view.

Things To Do


Activities


General Travel Tips
Currency, driving on the left, and lots of other important tips while visiting Anguilla...
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Fast Facts
If you want to know information "fast facts" including how to get to Anguilla, various airline services including American Airlines/American Eagle service to Anguilla, quick passenger ferry service (15-20 minutes) over from the island of St. Martin, and some orientation about our island that includes 'driving on the left', and lots more information can be found...
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Weddings & Honeymoons
Anguilla's honeymooners and couples seeking a special, romantic getaway find a small island, gifted with 33 of the best beaches in the Caribbean - some say the world!
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Beaches
Twelve miles of absolutely stunning white sand and coral beaches bordered by the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean grace Anguilla's coastline. Powdery-white sands surrounded by brilliant turquoise seas have earned this island a reputation for having the best beaches in the world - pristine, soft, silky, powdery and uncrowded...
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Water sports
Anguilla has an abundance of exciting water sports to part take in and they include snorkel, diving, boat excursions, sail boats, parasailing... and arrangements can easily be made by your resort host, or from the beach dive shops located on many beaches...
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Cruising and Excursions
Cruising and sailing to many of Anguilla's offshore cays or secluded beaches can be a great way to experience some of the island's most pristine spots. Picnics on board or ashore, sunset cocktail cruises, secluded snorkeling trips and excursions to sand cay restaurants are just some of the fun itineraries available...
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Parasailing & Paddleboats
Anguilla Water sports located on Shoal Bay, offers a class act parasailing excursion to visitors. Rides at 400 and 600 feet above Shoal Bay are available. Also for rent are paddleboats, windsurfers and sailboats...
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Windsurfing, Sunfishing, Catamaran Sailing & Water Skiing
These activities can be arranged through individual accommodations, hotel concierges or front desk personnel.
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Fishing
Wahoo, Marlin, Tuna, Swordfish, Yellow fin and Black fin Tuna are just some of the game fish found off the shores of Anguilla...

Charters:
Footprints Charters - 264-729-5179
Gotcha - 264-235-7902
Johnno's - 264-497-2728
Kreg island Harbour - 264-497-4487
Sandy Island Enterprises - 264-476-4487
Miss Daisy-Sandy Ground - 264-497-3170
No Mercy - 264-497-6383
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Bird Watching
Anguilla's salt ponds, the only wetlands on the island, serve as sanctuaries for Anguilla's 136 different bird species...
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Dolphin Discovery
Everyone enjoys learning and swimming with the Dolphins and you can certainly enjoy this at our wonderful Dolphin Discovery located in Anguilla by click on the link or dialing their local number:
Dolphin Discovery 264-497-7946
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Family Travel in Anguilla
To get away from it all' and simply revel in the pleasure of being together, without interruption.. ..bring your family to Anguilla where everyone will relish exploring our beautiful beaches, meeting our friendly people, enjoying a destination full of fun activities for people of all ages - from toddlers to grandparents! Click here for more info

Golf
Enjoy golfing at public and championship golf courses which includes the Greg Norman designed course at our luxury resorts Temenos Golf Club, or Play Around Miniature Golf...
Temenos Golf Club - 264-498-700
www.temenosanguilla.com

Play Around Miniature Golf
Rendezvous Bay West 264-497-0401/264-498-PLAY

Horseback Riding
Visitors can ride horseback along white, sandy beaches and scenic trails, and even 'take a dip' with their horse...
El Rancho del Blues 264-497-6164
Seaside Stables 264-235-3667
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Hiking
Hiking is great way acquaint yourself with Anguilla's interior. Hikes to natural and historical points of interest are available; maps are available through the Anguilla Tourist Board and many of the properties...
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Biking
Biking is an excellent way to see the island. Flat terrain, easily explored side roads and one main road make exploring easy. Bikes are available at many hotels...
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Contact:
A&S Scooter - 264-497-8603
Flambayo Health Depot 264-497-5370
Exotic Plus - 264-497-8528

Tennis
All major properties have lighted courts that available to their guests and some have resident pros. There are two public courts in the Valley at the Ronald Webster Park...
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Mind, Body and Spirit
Far from the pressures of the modern world, the island's spa, health and wellness professional's aim is to relax, rebalance, replenish and revitalize body and mind transporting you to Paradise... While in Paradise.
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Art Galleries
Anguilla's art scene boasts a growing colony of acclaimed international and local artists and well over a dozen art galleries and studios. Pastels, watercolors, glass blowing, photography, sculpture and digital art are just some of the media represented...
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Historic Museum Tours
Island Road Maps, available at most properties on the island and at the Anguilla Tourist Board in The Valley, highlight most of these attractions. Anguilla is an island easy to explore on your own...
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Rum Tastings
Anguilla has its own rum made on island and Rum Tastings are available, or bottles of Rum can be purchased...
Anguilla Rums Sandy Ground
264-497-7010/264-497-5006
Hours are: Monday thru Saturday between 10am & 4pm

Nightlife
For a small island, Anguilla has a number of nightlife options and musical entertainment to offer its visitors...Local hot spots offer an opportunity to dance barefoot to Caribbean tunes that move your body and shake your soul.
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Tranquility Jazz
Anguilla's annual Tranquility Jazz festival plays amidst the stars and aqua marine water backdrop and features a lineup of contemporary and classic talented jazz artists ("Straight, No Chaser!") are showcased and is a must see event...
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Moonsplash
The festival showcases every March during its annual celebration of the full moon, a Caribbean and international talent line-up at the Dune Preserve, rendezvous Bay Beach, sponsored and presented by the talented and renowned resident reggae artist Bankie Banx... Click here for more info




Spa

Mind, Body & Spirit...

The Venus Spa at CuisinArt Resort will triple in size with a 19,000 square-foot addition, scheduled to debut Spring 2008. Plans include areas of hydrotherapy and an exclusively designed Thalasso pool, where guests soak in heated nutrient and mineral-rich salt water, favoured for its healing properties. The Spa blends traditional European methods with modern signature treatments using natural products to pamper body and mind. Here guests enjoy customized facials, mineral baths, aroma therapies, and anti-aging treatments. It is the purest form of pleasure, with an extensive menu of customized message and body treatments, and the resort's exclusive Body Escapes. Highly trained therapists work with you to address your every need.
www.cuisinartresort.com email: spa@cuisinart.ai

Simply Natural
Pre-arrival special orders and on-the-spot complements to the island's expanding alternative healing services, Simply Natural by Yinka, carries a wide variety of name brand herbal and natural organic products to satisfy particular dietary needs and health food enthusiasts.
Email: phyllisfb@anguillanet.com

Malliouhana Spa, a 15,000 square foot oceanfront full Service spa, is a euphoric environment ideal for relaxationand emotional harmony. This peaceful sanctuary offers over 65 contemporary and traditional treatments including massage therapies, body polishes, bathing rituals, facials salon services And half or full day spa therapies all administered by high caliber therapists from around the world. The spa features 5 treatment area, 3 private spa suites, an indoor/outdoor Relaxation area, separate male and female steam/sauna rooms and a fully supervised fitness centre with personal trainer.
www.mallouhana.comemail: reservations@malliouhana.com

The origins of Cap Juluca Spa Services are rooted in tradition. Many indigenous cultures believe that the heart of healing begins at home. In keeping with this ancient wisdom, we are honored to bring our Spa and Wellness treatments to you in the luxury and intimacy of your own private surroundings at Cap Juluca. These special treatments include a variety of massage and skin care techniques available in the privacy of your own room or our couples massage room. Also available are haircuts, styling for special occasions, manicures and pedicures in our salon. All of these services are available to the individual or couple.
www.capjuluca.com email: spa@capjuluca.ai

Deep Tissue Massage is the therapy of choice to release muscle tension and relieve pain. Jill Walker (Canadian RMT for 15 years), of Taino Wellness Center in South Hill, applies techniques to elicit healing responses and release trigger points. She also successfully uses acupuncture to treat conditions such as back and neck injuries, muscle spasm and tendonitis. Thermal palms, (firm, pouches similar to Hot Stones that stay warm for the entire session) is an exclusive treatment with fluid message movements. All-organic products are being introduced to the entire service line over the coming year. A fullrange of facials and body treatments complement her therapeutic skills.The Mobile Spa services are also very popular.
www.tainoswellness.com email: tainowellness@yahoo.com

With the fundamental potential of transforming restrictive patterns, theProfound relaxation and healing process of Craino-Sacral Therapy is practiced by Swiss-trained Viviane Masshardt at Sirena Resort. A light touch of hands establishes diagnosis treatment. Subtle patterns of Craniosacral motion within the body are identified and interaction of systems are brought together thru a gentle non-invasive approach which stimulates and enhances the body's self-healing responses.
Email: vivanemasshardt@hotmail.com


Restaurants


The West

Price: $ - Cuisine: Barbeque - B & D's
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: Continental/Caribbean - Bananas by the Sea
Price: $$$$ - Cuisine: New American - Blanchard's
Price: $$$$ - Cuisine: Northern Italian - Caprice
Price: $$$$ - Cuisine: French/Caribbean - Covecastles
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: Spanish/Mediterranean - George's
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: Hors d'Doevreie - Kemia
Price: $ - Cuisine: Local - Klassique
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Lunch - Le Bistro
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: West Indian - Lucy's
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: Euro-Caribe - Mahi Maui Bar & Grill
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: Continental - Mango's
Price: $$$$ - Cuisine: Fusion - Mead's Bay Beachfront Grill
Price: $$$$ - Cuisine: French - Michel Rostang
Price: $$$$ - Cuisine: Continental - Oliver's
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Caribbean Taqueria - Picante
Price: $$$$ - Cuisine: Eurasian Caribe - Pimms
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Beach Grill - Smokey's
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: Northern Italian - Trattoria Tramonto
Price: $$$$ - Cuisine: Mediterranean - Zurra


South Hill

Price: $$$ - Cuisine: Caribbean/ Italian - Deon's Overlook
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Caribbean - E's Oven
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: Back Street - Flavours
Price: $ - Cuisine: Bakery/Local - Gee Wee's
Price: $ - Cuisine: French Bakery - Geraud's
Price: $ - Cuisine: Pizza - J & J
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: Italian - La Luna Rosa
Price: $ - Cuisine: Chinese - Light House
Price: $ - Cuisine: Local - Mc Cuisine
Price: $ - Cuisine: Barbeque - Rafe's
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: Caribbean - Tasty's
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Italian/Pizza - Un Amore


Sandy Ground, North Hill, Water Swamp

Price: $$$ - Cuisine: French/Caribbean - Barrel Stay
Price: $ - Cuisine: Pizza - Corner Bar Pizza
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Bar Food - Elvis' Beach Bar
Price: $$ - Cuisine: West Indian - Johnno's
Price: $ - Cuisine: French Snacks - La Cantina Pizzeria
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: Barbeque - Prickly Pear Restaurant
Price: $$ - Cuisine: American - Pumphouse
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Eclectic - Ripples
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Bar Food - Roadwell Cafe
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Beach BBQ - Sandy Island Restaurant
Price: $ - Cuisine: Local - Swing Low By The Sea
Price: $$$$ - Cuisine: Eclectic - Veya


Rendezvous Bay, Blowing Point

Price: $ - Cuisine: Bakery - Amy's Bakery
Price: $ - Cuisine: Barbeque - Big Jim's
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Mediterranean - Cafe's Mediterraneo
Price: $ - Cuisine: Local - Coconos
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: Beach Grill - Tasty's at the Dune Preserve
Price: $$ - Cuisine: West Indian/Continental - Ferry Boat Inn
Price: $ - Cuisine: Chinese - Landing Strip
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: Contemporary Caribbean - Old Caribe
Price: $$$$ - Cuisine: Contemporary Caribbean - Santorini
Price: $ - Cuisine: Local - Time Out


George Hill, Wallblake, The Forest

Price: $ - Cuisine: Chinese - Highway Restaurant
Price: $$ - Cuisine: West Indian - Old House
Price: $$ - Cuisine: West Indian/Asian - Pedro Grill-Juice Bar
Price: $ - Cuisine: West Indian - Roti Hut
Price: $ - Cuisine: Light Snacks - Sprocka's
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: Eclectic - Straw Hat
Price: $ - Cuisine: Local - Til Last Flight


The Valley, The Quarter, Stoney Ground

Price: $ - Cuisine: Chinese - Dragon Garden
Price: $$ - Cuisine: West Indian - English Rose
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Take Out - Fat Cat
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Local - Grillers
Price: $ - Cuisine: Bakery - Hall's Unique Bakery
Price: $ - Cuisine: Local/Take Away - Happy Crew
Price: $ - Cuisine: Local - Kee Kee's
Price: $$$$ - Cuisine: Mediterranean/Euro Caribe - Koal Keel
Price: $$ - Cuisine: West Indian - Limestone Cafe
Price: $ - Cuisine: Local - Nico's
Price: $ - Cuisine: Chinese - Oriental
Price: $ - Cuisine: Bakery - Le Petit Patissier
Price: $$ - Cuisine: International - Park Central Cafe
Price: $ - Cuisine: Sandwiches - Subway


Shoal Bay East

Price: $$ - Cuisine: West Indian - Elodias
Price: $$ - Cuisine: West Indian - Gwen's Reggae Grill
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: French/Mediterranean - Madeariman
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: American - Kuyah
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Continental - Sand Pipers
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Continental - Serenity
Price: $$ - Cuisine: West Indian - Tropical Sunset
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Beach Grill - Uncle Ernie's
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: Seafood - Zara's


East End

Price: $$ - Cuisine: Pizza/Caribbean/Intnl. - Arawak Cafe
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Contemporary/West Indian - Art Cafe
Price: $ - Cuisine: French Bakery - Le Bon Pain
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: French - Cote Mer
Price: $ - Cuisine: Chinese - Golden Dragon
Price: $$$$ - Cuisine: French/Asian - Hibernia
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Seafood/BBQ - KoKo's Beach Bar
Price: $$ - Cuisine: Beach Grill - Palm Grove
Price: $$$$ - Cuisine: Gourmet Grill - Scilly Cay
Price: $$$ - Cuisine: West Indian - Smitty's


Wedding/Honeymoon


An Anguilla Wedding
www.anguillawedding.com

WEDDING ASSISTANCE
Hotels & Resorts all offer comprehensive assistance
On-Island services for wedding plans,
Photography, videos, flowers, catering,
Music and guest activities include:
An Anguilla Wedding
Anguilla Island Weddings
www.anguillawedding.com
Sunshine Lady Productions
oluwakemi@anguillanet.com
Purple Rose Florist
www.purpleroseflorist.com
Black Orchid Florists
wwww.blackorchidflorists.com
Photo Fantasy
www.photofantasy4me.com
Professional Photos
www.professionalphotosonline.com

TO OBTAIN A MARRIAGE LICENSE
Two working days are needed for processing:
Documents: Proof of citizenship of resident country
(passport, original birth certificate with photo (ID);
Divorce or Death Certificate if applicable.
Fee (Stamp Duty): Resident in Anguilla
For at lease 15 days prior
To marriage ceremony: US $40;
Shorter period: US $284; Two Witnesses
Contact First: Minister (264) 497-2377
Then the Magistrate: (264) 497-3477
To marry in the Catholic Church Additional
requirements include:
Confirmation Papers Freedom to Marry Papers
Baptismal Certificate Pre Cana Course
3-6 months advance notice

Things To Know


Fast Facts


LOCATION:
East Caribbean, most northerly of Leeward Islands 18.2 degrees North Latitude;
64 degrees West Longitude

SIZE:
35 SQ MILES; 16 miles long, 3 miles at widest point

GOVERNMENT:
British Overseas Territory

CAPITAL:
The Valley

POPULATION:
14,866 (Last Census)

LANGUAGE:
English

AIRPORT:
Wallblake

CLIMATE:
80 degrees F Monthly Mean Temp; avg. rainfall

ELECTRICITY:
110 v (60 cycles); U.S. outlets

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:
Valid Passports and return or onward ticket required. Contact the Agricultural Dept. or info on pet, animal and "seeing eye dog" importation and plants.
T: (264) 497-2615
Email: williamvanterpool@gov.ai or, agri@anguillanet.com

DEPARTURE TAX:
US$20 airport, Ferry US$20 (for non Day trip), US$5 (Day trip only).

CAR DRIVING:
Driving is on the left -hand side of the road.

How To Get There


A Valid passport and an onward or return ticket are required for entry into Anguilla. Departure tax $20US for adults and $10US for children at the sea/ferry port. American Eagle has non-stop daily flights to Anguilla from San Juan, Puerto Rico. Anguilla’s most prestigious private airline, Rainbow International Airlines, offers the ultimate in luxury private jet transfers; it makes the flight to Anguilla a dream and operates within the Caribbean and US. Inter-island carriers include LIAT, and Winair.

Local air taxi – Anguilla Air Services and Trans Anguilla provide service to and from the Caribbean islands. They also offer private charters and day tours to St. Maarten, St. Barths, Nevis and other Caribbean islands. Minimum of 4 persons required.

The neighboring island of St. Maarten is another possible route to Anguilla. Fly with Air France via Paris, KLM via Amsterdam, or from the U.S. on American on Jet Blue, Continental, Delta and U.S. Airways. St. Maarten is just a seven-minute flight or you can take the daily ferry from Marigot Bay, St. Martin (French) to Blowing Point, Anguilla. This takes approximately 20 minutes and leaves every forty-five minutes and cost US $15 per person one way. There is also charter ferry boat operation from St. Maarten (dutch) airport to Blowing Point US $70 per person one way. Fly direct from Canada into St. Maarten via Transat or Air Canada or use American Airlines from Montreal and Toronto via Miami to St. Maarten. From the United Kingdom Antigua is the preferred gateway. British Airways, Virgin Atlantic Airlines and BMI provide daily services. Fly onward to Anguilla via LIAT and Winair, Trans Anguilla, Anguilla Air services and Rainbow International Airlines, with flying time approximately 30 minutes.

From the US:
American Airlines, Continental, Delta, US Air to San Juan
American Eagle, San Juan to Anguilla
Continental - Newark to SXM
Delta - Atlanta to SXM
JetBlue - JFK to SXM
Spirit - Ft. Lauderdale to St. Maarten
United Airlines - Washington, D.C. to SXM
US Air - Charlotte/Philadelphia to SXM

From CANADA:
American Airlines, US Air
via US connection to cities to San Juan & SXM
Air Canada, Signature Charters & Transat charters to SXM

From EUROPE:
Air France/ Corsair - Paris to SXM
British Airways/Virgin Atlantic - UK to Antigua
KLM - Amsterdam to SXM From St. MAARTEN - scheduled & chartered air:
Liat, Trans Anguilla, Winair, AXA Air Services

From ST. THOMAS:
Liat

From ANTIGUA & ST. KITTS:
Liat

PRIVATE JETS FIXED BASED OPERATOR:
Lloyd's Aviation Services
Tel: (264) 498-4141
Fax. (264) 497-7130
Emal: lloydsav@msn.com
Ground Handling-Refueling-Landing Permit Processing
Accommodations-Car Rental-Catering-Charter Arrangements

FERRIES:
Daily approx. every 45 min., (15-20 minutes travel time); Times: (7:30am-6:15pm) leaving from Blowing Point to Marigot, St. Martin. US$20 each way. At 8:15am-7:00pm; goes between Blowing Point to Marigot and from Marigot to Blowing Point, US$20 Adults; and US$5 children from St. Maarten.

SPECIAL FERRY SERVICE:
The Link Charter, leaves Blowing Point and Dutch SXM near the Airport 4 times daily $35/one way; $60/RT., Tel: 264-497-2231/497-235-3290 or Email: fbconnor@anguillanet.com; , or Shauna Charter boat, 264.476.6275, or email: mysandisland@hotmail.com .
No Fear Charter, by reservation, $60/each way, 264.235.6354 or mobile 264.235.8406, or Fun time Charters, 264.497.6511/ mobile 264-238-8106, or email: funtimecharters@yahoo.com .



Calendar


November 2008

6 - 9 - Tranquility Jazz Festival
24 - 30 - Tourism Week
30 - Optimist Race

December 2008

1 - 7 - Biennial Arts Festival
4 - 13 - Festival de Noel
24 - Annual Christmas tree lighting, The Valley
19 - Separation Day
25 - Christmas Day
26 - Boxing Day
31 - New Years Eve

February 2009

- ABC "10th Anniversary" Flower & Garden Show
- St. Gerard's Garden party

March 2009

26 - 29 - 19th Annual Moonsplash Festival

April 2009

11 - 12 - Festival Del Mar

May 2009

8 - 10 - 7th Annual Anguilla Yacht Regatta
29 - Anguilla Day Celebrations

July 2009

5 - John T. Memorial Cycling Race
30 - 9 - Anguilla Summer Festival

November 2009

5 - 8 - Anguilla Tranquility Jazz Festival
29 - Anguilla's Race Against Aids

December 2009

19 - 20 - 2nd Annual Reggae Festival


Contact


info@charmingescapescollection

ANGUILLA TOURIST BOARD
Amelia Vanterpool-Kubisch
Director of Tourism
Corronation Avenue
The Valley AI-2640
Toll Free: 1-800-553-4939
Tel: 264-497-2759
Fax: 264-497-2710
Email: atbtour@anguillanet.com

NORTH AMERICA
Mrs. Marie Walker
Anguilla Tourist Board
246 Central Avenue
White Plains, NY 10606
Toll Free: 1-877-4-ANGUILLA
Tel: 914-287-2400
Fax: 914-287-2804
Email: mwturnstyle@aol.com
visitanguilla@hotmail.com

PUERTO RICO
Ms. Raquel Echandi- Rexach
1804 Santa Eulalia Street
Sagrado Corazon
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00926
Tel: 787-466-1432
Fax: 787-761-2118
Email: anguillapr@onelinkpr.net

GERMANY
Ms. Gerlinde Hofbauer
Excusive and Different
c/o Ersteetage
Orleansstrasse 34
81667 Munich, Germany
Tel: +49 (0) 89-5438763
Fax: +49 (0) 89-5439765
Email: anguailla@exclusiveanddifferent.com

UNITED KINGDOM
Ms. Carolyn Brown
Anguilla Tourist Board
c/o CSB Communications Ltd.
Suite 11, Parsons Green House
27-31 Parsons Green Lane, London
SW6 4HH
Tel: 020-7736-6030
Fax: 020-7371-8728
Email: Carolyn@anguilla-tourism.com

CANADA
Ms. Dale Pusching
SRM Marketing
20-225 Dundas St. East
Suite 411
Waterdown, ON
LOR 2H6
Toll Free: 866-348-7447
Tel: 905-689-7697
Fax: 905-6891026
Email: dpusching@anguillacanada.ca

ITALY
Mr. Stefano De Paoli
De Paoli Associati Communications
Via del Mare, 47
20142 Milano, Italy
Tel: +39-029-5341-08
Fax: +39-0245-5036-17
Email: anguilla@depaliassociati.com

FRANCE
Mr. Gerard Gemin
c/o Sergat
P.O. Box N 40139
92106 Boulogne Billancourt Cedex
France
Tel: 00-33-1-46-08-59-84
Fax: 00-33-1-46-09-96-76
Email: anguillaparis@wanadoo.fr