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This small island is located six miles from the Anguillan mainland and is popular among swimmers and snorkelers looking for a less crowded experience.
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Reviewed June 4, 2019

We went here on the Tradition Sailboat for a day of snorkeling and fun in the sun. Have a drink and relax at this beautiful place.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank beachbabymorristown
Reviewed May 10, 2019

Made it over to Prickly Pear on The Tradition, nice day to be out on the water. Prickly Pear seems to have weathered Irma much better than Sandy Island still a fair lot of vegetation. Water was calm when we were there and I'm guessing...More

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank MaltMonkey
Reviewed January 24, 2019

Great, fun spot for a good lunch! Way better than the Soggy Dollar Bar :) Had a surprisingly good French rose, and of course, great rum punch. Easy to order (only a few choices, but all good), nice vista. Lobster, chicken and ribs were delicious...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Courtney M C
Reviewed December 4, 2018

Spent the day here with my husband on a catamaran trip. The water was breathtaking, snorkeling the clearest i have seen in a while and the food was delicious. Cant wait to go back.

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Jessica C
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

We sailed to Prickly Pear and picked up a mooring (there are about 4). Otherwise you can anchor. What a beautiful beach and island! You can get cocktails on the beach and rent chairs. We were two families with 5 kids (ages 10-14) and they...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank thebruckers
Reviewed December 17, 2017

Anguilla provides a wonderful opportunity to relax in a stunning natural setting: a British overseas territory since 1982, so Anguilla has some features that are essential to know when travelling there, it's very nice to visit this natural island; the most important is probably driving...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed May 23, 2017

This is an incredible "deserted island" about 10 minutes off the north coast of Anguilla. There is a restaurant on the island open from time to time but just a visit to the island by itself is worthwhile. It is only accessible by boat but...More

Date of experience: April 2017
4  Thank XaRal44
Reviewed May 17, 2017

On a day sail from St. Martin we stopped by for an enjoyable day in the water and on the beach. My island soul was soothed by the visit.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank 957RayS
Reviewed April 5, 2017

We took a charter power boat ride but stopped at this island. It was small but lovely. The beach was clean And they were enough chairs and umbrellas on the beach if you wanted a little shade. There was a wonderful little restaurant for light...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank postingtrot3
Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

Ive been to Anguilla before but this was my first time to Prickly. The weather was beautiful, the food was delish and the beach was stunning. Couldnt ask for a better day to Prickly!

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Nicholet55
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Response from Courtney M C | Reviewed this property |
You can probably email them to be sure, but I think they take credit cards as the friends we were with purchased a bottle of wine (a surprisingly VERY good French Rose).