During the Easter weekend (Saturday and Sunday), Festival Del Mar draws everyone to Island Harbour village for delicious seafood, live music, fishing competitions and more. On Easter Monday (also a public holiday), the anticipated A-Class Egbert Connor Boat Race begins and ends at Sandy Ground. If a quiet Easter weekend is preferred, Easter brunch, lunch or dinners are served at restaurants.
As we turned into the old Sonesta, he gave a theatrical wave toward open and spacious Rendezvous Bay. Its plush white sand and unbelievable turquoise water sparkled in the late-afternoon sun. ‘Now you know,’ he said. Which I always have taken to mean: Now you know our fierce pride in what we have, and in our own worth, and if you respect that, we will share our wisdom with you, in time.
In TRUE Anguilla’s opinion one of the best things about Straw Hat is its consistency: the fresh and always good food, well-mixed drinks, brilliant beach service and, most importantly, its service – particularly the way that team make you feel. They exemplify true Anguillian hospitality.
Shellecia Brooks Johnson of My Anguilla Experience writes about three Anguilla beaches that provide solitude, escapism, and tranquility.