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ANGUILLA’S TOP BEACH BARS: SUN, SAND AND SIPS

ANGUILLA'S TOP BEACH BARS: SUN, SAND AND SIPSANGUILLA'S TOP BEACH BARS: SUN, SAND AND SIPS
Anguilla is home to some exceptional beach bars that invite you to bask in the sunshine, savour refreshing beverages, and take in the breathtaking scenery. Here is a selection of the island’s finest beach bars – create must-visit list during your stay in Anguilla.

DUNE PRESERVE, ANGUILLA

Location: Rendezvous Bay, Anguilla.

Why It’s Top:

  • Built with driftwood and decorated with treasures from the Caribbean Sea, it exudes a true “beach shack” vibe.
  • Stunning ocean views with St. Martin in the distance.
  • Live music scene featuring reggae and performances by the owner, Bankie Banx, a beloved local reggae star.
  • Celebrates Anguillian culture with events like the Moonsplash Festival, a three-day celebration of reggae music and island vibes that attracts visitors from around the world.
  • While not a fancy restaurant, Dune Preserve offers a menu of light fare and refreshing drinks perfect for enjoying on the beach.

Website: https://www.bankiebanx.net/dunepreserve 

Elvis Beach Bar Anguilla
ELVIS' BEACH BAR, ANGUILLA, Source: https://www.elvisbeachbar.com/

ELVIS' BEACH BAR, ANGUILLA

Location:  Sandy Ground on Road Bay.

Why It’s Top:

  • Garnered attention from the Travel Channel and acclaimed as the top Caribbean beach bar by USA Today in 2022.   
  • Architecturally intriguing, built from a classic Anguillian sailboat’s hull.   
  • Known for its dynamic ambiance, potent concoctions, a basic yet inviting dance floor, and regular live music events, making it the go-to for those in search of energy and excitement.   
  • A favored spot among both locals and the occasional celebrity sighting (with whispers of Paris Hilton among its guests).     
  • Also serves as a sports bar, equipped with large screens for sports enthusiasts. Keep an eye on their social media for game schedules.

Website: https://www.elvisbeachbar.com/

FERRYBOAT RESTAURANT AND BAR, ANGUILLA

Location: Cul De Sac,Blowing Point.   

Why It’s Top:

  • A beachside dining experience with a laid-back atmosphere, offering a menu that creatively combines English, European, and West Indian flavors.
  • Ideal for a relaxed meal with your feet in the sand.

Website: https://ferryboatinn.ai/restaurant.html

Sand Bar Anguilla
SAND BAR, ANGUILLA Source: https://sandbar-anguilla.com/

SAND BAR, ANGUILLA

Location: Sandy Ground, with views across Road Bay. 

Why It’s Top

  • Boasts a beautiful setting illuminated by natural light, with clear views of anchored boats and the embrace of cool trade winds.
  • A prime spot for absorbing the Caribbean vibe and witnessing the sunset. 
  • Offers delicious tapas and thirst-quenching cocktails, perfect after a sun-drenched day.   
  • Enhances the mood with live acoustic music on Thursdays at 7:00 PM, setting the stage for a serene evening.

Website: https://sandbar-anguilla.com/

Sunshine Shack Anguilla
SUNSHINE SHACK, ANGUILLA, Source: https://sunshineshack.net/

SUNSHINE SHACK, ANGUILLA

Location: Sits on Rendezvous Bay, a stretch between Great House and Aurora Resort. 

 Why It’s Top

  • Embodies the essence of island life, positioned directly on the beach against a backdrop of crystal-clear waters and immaculate white sands. 
  • Open daily (except Tuesdays) from 10:00 a.m., making it an ideal locale for an early refreshment or a prolonged day of beach lounging. 
  • Features a grill menu with favourites like chicken, ribs, snapper, and lobster (by request), ready to satisfy any appetite.   
  • Drink selections include the signature SunShine Rum Punch and the beloved BBC smoothie, a blend of rum, Baileys, banana liqueur, and fresh cream.   
  • Recently extended hours to include dinner, offering more time to relish the beachside ambiance.

Website: https://sunshineshack.net/

These beach bars in Anguilla cater to a variety of tastes, whether you’re in the mood for a buzzing party scene, a tranquil dining experience with a view, or an authentic island getaway.

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