Top things to do

Top Choice Fort in Northern St Kitts

Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park

Even if you're not a fan of military anything, this massive hilltop compound with its citadels, bastions, barracks and ramparts will likely leave a lasting impression. The British began construction of what was then…
Top Choice Caribbean in Northern St Kitts


The main restaurant at sustainable Belle Mont Farm resort flaunts decor that pays tribute to the island's sugary past while capturing the zeitgeist with a literal farm-to-table concept that sees its French chef, Chr…
Top Choice Cafe in Frigate Bay

Mill St Kitts

At this industrial-chic cafe inside a converted container ensemble, sip excellent cuppas surrounded by corrugated walls plastered in sheets from the Pravda newspaper from the owner's native Russia. Stop en route to …
Top Choice International in Northern St Kitts

Royal Palm Restaurant

The historic stone walls of the old sugar boiling house hem the fine-dining restaurant at Ottley’s Plantation Inn, which is a popular stop on island tours. The menu is mostly international infused with island flair …
Top Choice Bar in Southeast Peninsula

Salt Plage

Urban industrial meets Caribbean lounge chic at this sophisticated imbibing spot right on sweeping Whitehouse Bay. Follow up a swim or shipwreck snorkel with craft beer or cocktails and reflect on the day's adventur…
Top Choice Beach in Southeast Peninsula

South Friar’s Bay

There are excellent tanning and snorkeling possibilities along this lovely beach backed by palm trees and sea grapes, and bookended by two restaurants: the snazzy Carambola Beach Club and the funky Shipwreck Bar &am…
Top Choice Beach in Southeast Peninsula

Cockleshell Beach

Enjoy great views of Nevis across the Narrows on this pretty but often busy crescent of white powdery sand with calm and shallow waters and several bars, restaurants and water-sports concessionaires.
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 hipster makeover. The menu is just as zeitgeist-compatible, with local produce and fresh fish and seafood ge…
Seafood in Basseterre

Fisherman’s Wharf

Enjoy sweeping views of sparkling Basseterre from your table on the deck of this breezy alfresco dining spot, where an open charcoal fire tickles fresh snapper, lobster and other piscine delights to juicy perfection…
Historic Building in Northern St Kitts

Romney Manor

A favorite pit stop on island tours, the former residence of the owners of the Wingfield Estate sugar plantation has since 1964 been the home of the Caribelle Batik workshop and store. Horticulturists will feel in f…