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Sandy Island

Address: Sandy Ground AI2640, Anguilla
Phone Number: 264-476-6534
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Ranked #11 of 47 things to do in Sandy Ground
Type: Islands, Nature & Parks
Activities: Sunbathing
Owner description: This beautiful island is only 25 by 150 yards and offers a quiet place for a swim, fabulous lobster...
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Type: Islands, Nature & Parks
Activities: Sunbathing
Owner description: This beautiful island is only 25 by 150 yards and offers a quiet place for a swim, fabulous lobster lunch, or a drink at the beach bar.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We spent a few hours on this idyllic,little island today, a fifteen minute boat ride from lovely Sandy Ground. It couldn't look more like the perfect dream destination: powder sand beaches, a few palms, not many people, very smiley friendly staff, turquoise sea, and the food and piña coladas were terrific. A delightful few hours, however, were spoilt a little... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

An area on the beautiful island of Anguilla with some retaurants and bars. Nice views of the water.Don't miss dinner at Barrel Stay and the nearby Veya.

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Montreal, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Anguilla is a charming island with the nicest beaches in the area. Easy to travel with a little car to rent at the port. ($) Not so expensive. The bad thing: The guys the try to rip you off for the parking and the chairs on the beach !

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Knoxville
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

We departed by ferry/motorboat and spent the entire day. Had a great lunch of Caribbean Lobster and kicked back.

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LH,NJ
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Snorkeling just ho-hum at best. Literally a sandy piece of earth in the middle of the water. Nothing but a shack and a captive audience to over charge.

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Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We had a great day on the island. Food was lovely, drinks were good, and the staff were so friendly and helpful, particularly Dion and Jo Jo. We were the only 2 on the island for most of the day. The trip out was fun. We were staying in St Martin and went to Anguilla on a day trip specifically... More 

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Rochester, New York
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

Came here on a catamaran with a group of people. The crew from the cat said we had a beautiful clear day as the water is usually cloudy. Getting there in the dingy wasn't my favorite way to arrive but it worked out ok. The food was INCREDIBLE. The chicken was cooked perfectly, the pasta, coleslaw and rice were amazing.... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

This island is a short boat ride from Sandy ground (they have a boat that will take you for a small fee). The island is small but it is all beach! You can rent chairs on the sand, go snorkeling, have lunch and enjoy cocktails on the beach or under cover in the restaurant. They have a full bar and... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Little island paradise just a short boat ride from mainland Sandy Ground. Gentle seas surround fabulous reefs abundant with fish. Great little restaurant for lunches and island cocktails, fab white sand and always sun! A don't miss spot. I have spotted turtle nest hatching on this island.

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Bradford West Gwillimbury, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

great to catch a boat from Sandy Ground and go there for a few hours. Nice environment, good food selection, updated gazebo, can play volleyball, great snorkeling.

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