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Sandy Island

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“lobster”(32 reviews)
“ribs”(18 reviews)
Sandy Island is a small cay off Sandy Ground beach in Anguilla. It is quite possibly the most beautiful place one will ever visit. A popular off island getaway, Sandy Island offers visitors a sensational tropical experience. It’s far away enough for...more
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Sandy Ground AI2640, Anguilla
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All reviews boat ride lobster ribs day trip few hours lounge chairs mahi worth the trip unique experience chicken rum punch sand bar restaurant bar white sand visiting anguilla beach shack off season
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If yo hasn’t good conch fritters this is the place!! We found them in a little blue villa on the beach. What a great visit we had.

1  Thank Corrine M
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Great place with lots to do and sea. As the whole island did this place took a hard knock due to Irma but it is restored and rejuvenated. Yes, some old favorites are gone but many still remain.

1  Thank scott p
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took the boat over from the Four Seasons. It was a ~15 minute boat ride. When we got to the island we were the only people there other than the restaurant shack guys. It was very cool; it’s a tiny island...More

1  Thank victoriaann77
Reviewed 4 July 2018

We took a day trip out to Sandy Island. The island is about a 10-minute boat ride from the Sandy Ground harbour. The family that runs the day are very nice and we joined them on the first trip over to the island. When we...More

3  Thank OceanView_415
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Small island off the North coast with beach restaurant and bar. Ordered lunch ahead of time from hotel. Crayfish and lobster were delicious along with cold beer and rum punch. Pretty pricey but the atmosphere is incredible and your in the middle of nowhere.

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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

What a blast we had! Punky brought us safely from Sandy Ground to the Island. It was windy, but we got some sun, had a few drinks- probably a few too many- lol and then a delicious lunch! We would definitely recommend.

1  Thank cmtoole
Reviewed 12 April 2018

A $10 round trip ride to a piece of beautiful sand off of Sandy Ground. They are quick to rebuild after the hurricane. There is no shortage of food, cocktail or amazing hospitality. Plenty of chairs, loungers and view. Food options are ribs, chicken, prawn,...More

1  Thank cathi626
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Hurricane Irma wiped out the fun restaurant on this island. A work crew was rebuilding from the sand up when we were there over Easter weekend. But, it was still beautiful to walk around the whole island and admire the coral, shells and rock formations....More

Reviewed 10 March 2018

as my love for beach and sand is more than food it self, i decided to take a tour to sandy beach, and it was beyond my expectation. the island, sand, water, the view was spectacular. a private island in the middle of the ocean....More

1  Thank Harry J
Reviewed 20 September 2017

a must see....but bring your own goodies if you are allowed, as the selection at the island is not great. Treat it like all natural wonders, take off the island everything you bring in, and leave with nothing but memories. The reef is suffering and...More

1  Thank Adora7812
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Nicole A
8 November 2018|
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Response from Sandyaxa | Property representative |
Sandy Island will be open to the public on Sunday Nov 18, 2018.
Stephanie D
22 April 2017|
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Response from Sandyaxa | Property representative |
At the small dock in Sandy Ground. One of our agents will greet and assist you.
Wendy J
1 February 2017|
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Response from Sarah K | Reviewed this property |
During the high season, they run every hour. Leaving from Sandy Ground. Off season is probably different. Call them to confirm. It's my favorite part of visiting Anguilla. Sundays Omari Banks plays acoustic. So great... More