Top ChoiceBeach in Southeast Peninsula

Cockleshell Beach

Enjoy great views of Nevis across the Narrows on what is arguably St Kitts' best beach. This crescent of white powdery sand with calm, shallow waters and several bars, restaurants and water-sports outfits can get...

Caribbean in Southeast Peninsula

Spice Mill Restaurant

With its shingle roof, crayfish-trap lamps and dugout-canoe bar, Spice Mill gives the rustic beach shack a contemporary and luxurious makeover. While its lunch menu aimed at the cruise crowd is nothing...

Caribbean in Southeast Peninsula

Reggae Beach Bar

A rough-and-ready crowd fuels up on Caribs and seafood at this castaway bar on picturesque Cockleshell Beach. Sleep it off on an umbrella-shaded beach chair (US$10 per day), get a massage or snorkel with tropical...

Beach in Southeast Peninsula

South Friar’s Bay

There are excellent tanning and snorkeling possibilities along this long sandy beach backed by palm trees and sea grapes, and bookended by two restaurants: the snazzy Carambola Beach Club and the far more...

Bar in Southeast Peninsula

Salt Plage

This nattily designed beach bar right on tranquil White House Bay is about as cool as things get in St Kitts (check out that distressed corrugated iron). Indeed, Salt Plage is usually busy with a young and...

International in Southeast Peninsula

Carambola Beach Club

If you like your beach bars sophisticated rather than funky, saunter up to this snazzy hangout on one of St Kitts' dreamiest sandy patches. The stylish restaurant features pastas, salads and sushi for lunch, and...

Caribbean in Southeast Peninsula

Lion Rock Beach Bar

A white-haired Rasta named Lion presides over this charmingly shabby beach shack, which serves cheap cold beer and the signature 'Lion Punch' alongside big lunches of ribs and chicken. Staff also rent out the...

Beach in Southeast Peninsula

White House Bay

The beach itself ain't much, but there's some pretty good snorkeling here thanks to offshore reefs and a couple of sunken wrecks. These days, though, the reason most people visit is for sublime sunset drinks at...

Beach in Southeast Peninsula

North Friar’s Bay

Thanks to treacherous currents, there's not so much as a cold-beer vendor in sight on this utterly wild Atlantic-side beach. It's great for spirit-lifting solitary walks, though. The easiest access is at the far...