Top ChoiceInternational in South Nevis

Bananas Restaurant

A torchlit walkway leads to this enchanting garden hideaway hand-built by British transplant, former dancer Gillian Smith. Come for a cocktail and the exceptional sunsets upstairs before heading to the animated...

Top ChoiceGardens in South Nevis

Botanical Gardens of Nevis

It's easy to spend a couple of hours wandering around this enchanting symphony of orchids, palms, water-lily ponds, bamboo groves and other global flora interspersed with sculpture, pools, ponds and fountains. In...

Thai in South Nevis

Oasis in the Garden

Set on the upper floor of the Great House at the botanical gardens, this Thai restaurant enjoys sweeping views across the island down to the sea, plus gentle breezes and some excellent Thai dishes from a large...

Historic Site in South Nevis

Eden Brown Estate

On the remote east coast, this ruined 18th-century sugar plantation has the dubious distinction of being Nevis’ most haunted site. The grounds are open but badly overgrown and hard to find.

Beach in South Nevis

White Bay Beach

Wild and remote White Bay Beach has views across to Montserrat and is the only easily accessible stretch of sand on the south side of Nevis. Backed by morning glory and low scrubby trees, it has fine gray sand...

Church in South Nevis

St John’s Fig Tree Church

This 1680 stone church is famous for displaying – in a glass case in the back – a copy of the marriage record of Horatio Nelson and Fanny Nisbet. If you peek beneath the red carpet in the center aisle, you’ll...

Museum in South Nevis

Nevisian Heritage Village

This open-air museum illustrates Nevisian social history, from Carib times to the present, through a collection of recreated traditional buildings furnished with period relics. Exhibits include a Carib chief’s...