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Address: Sandy Ground AI2640, Anguilla
Phone Number: 264-476-6534
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Activities: Sunbathing
Description: This beautiful island is only 25 by 150 yards and offers a quiet place for...
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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Best snorkeling in anguilla

After a fishing trip we stopped off and tried the snorkeling here and it was quite nice. Their is effectively a reef around one side of the island so their is only one way in... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
Voldar15
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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118 reviews 118 reviews
12 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

After a fishing trip we stopped off and tried the snorkeling here and it was quite nice. Their is effectively a reef around one side of the island so their is only one way in. The island itself is nice and perfect for a picnic although well populated with day trippers

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Los Angeles, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We made Sandy Island the last full-day activity we partook in before coming back home. Sadly, it made it that much harder to leave paradise. We drove to Sandy Ground Beach (think it cost about $10 or so) and it's about a 15-minute boat ride. It is picturesque and beautiful!! Once there, there's not much to do other than relax,... More 

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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I went just for a few hours to enjoy the Island wich is very small but pretty at the same time, they offer local Anguillian and tasty food, I had the coconut shrimp with curry and the mahi mahi with garlic. The service provided by Deon, Judith and Simone was great, very attentive and friendly staff. Highly recommended place if... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 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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Knoxville
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 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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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 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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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014 via mobile

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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