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Bankie Banx's Dune Preserve

Legendary reggae star Bankie Banx transformed huge piles of driftwood and old boats into what's essentially a giant tree house on the beach. Phenomenal live music plays regularly; with luck, you’ll catch Bankie or h…
Beach in West End

Rendezvous Bay

Lapped by calm, crystal-clear waters, this pearly white crescent is idyllic for an extended stroll with a rum-punch stop or live music gig at Bankie Banx's Dune Preserve.
Bar in West End

Smokey’s at the Cove

Break up a day of swimming in Cove Bay with a Frisky Parrot cocktail (Malibu rum, pineapple juice, passion-fruit and mango puree and spices) and some grilled lobster or ribs with smoky BBQ sauce. Local bands play on…
Mexican in West End

Picante

In a romantically lit, open-air, tin-roofed space, this long-standing spot run by a Californian couple turns out sophisticated Mexican fare: chili tuna tacos, grilled chipotle shrimp burritos, lime-marinated steak q…
Beach in West End

Cove Bay

Cove Bay has shallow, clear and mostly calm water, but limited amenities other than a rollicking beach bar, Smokey's at the Cove, and the kid-friendly Anguilla Aqua Park. Seaside Stables offers horseback rides along…
Arts & Crafts in West End

Cheddie’s Carving Studio

Master wood-carver Cheddie displays his inspired artworks at his studio. Stop by to witness the transformation as pieces of forgotten driftwood are turned into striking sculptures with uncanny precision. It's at the…
Beach in West End

Shoal Bay West

The island road ends at this divine and often deserted sweep of white powdery sand with views of St-Martin/Sint Maarten and fabulous offshore snorkeling. Bring snorkeling gear with you as there are no rental outlets…