Our tiny slice of paradise!
Even though Anguilla is only 35 square miles, there is always something to do on this tiny slice of paradise!
Anguilla is a British overseas territory in the Caribbean.It is one of the most northerly of the Leeward Islands in the Lesser Antilles, lying east of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands and directly north of Saint Martin/St Maarten. The territory consists of the main island of Anguilla itself, approximately 16 miles (26 km) long by 3 miles (5 km) wide at its widest point, together with a number of much smaller islands and cays with no permanent population. The island's capital is The Valley. The total land area of the territory is 35 square miles,with a population of approximately 14,500 (2013 estimate).
33 of the most breath taking beaches
Anguilla reigns supreme as one of the best beach destinations in the world. With over 33 glorious beaches to choose from, your hardest decision some days will be which one to visit. Anguilla has beaches for strolling and shelling, beaches for jogging and swimming, beaches for snorkelling and fishing, beaches for relaxing and reading and beaches for eating and entertainment...the choice is yours.
If you are looking for fun and adventure on or under the sea, Anguilla has a number of water sports operators that offer snorkelling, scuba diving, glass bottom boat adventures, day sails, excursions to offshore cays and sunset cruises.
Eating in & out
Over 100 restaurants around Anguilla
With over 100 restaurants around the island, Anguilla is considered one of the gastronomic centres of the Caribbean. From gourmet restaurants to beach bistros and roadside trailers, Anguilla caters to every taste and budget. Be sure to sample some of the island's traditional foods such as fish and fungi, corn soup, rice and peas, crayfish, dumplings and Johnny Cakes....you won't be disappointed.
If you prefer to stay in and relax at mealtime, you can take advantage of La Vue's fully stocked kitchenettes that are featured in every room...or indulge in the services of a private chef (there are many around the island) who will cater a private meal for you in your room!
Shopping & Art Galleries
33 of the most breath taking beaches in the world
Shopping & Art Galleries
Anguilla features an eclectic selection of boutiques and shops, some conveniently located just a short walk or drive from La Vue. You can bring home anything from designer jewellery, beach and resort wear, gifts and souvenirs as well as treasures from around the world. If art collecting is more your style, Anguilla's many art studios and galleries offer up an impressive array of paintings, prints, sculptures and pottery.