Anguilla is pulling out all the stops to ensure readiness in welcoming visitors to its shores for the upcoming Winter Season.
Located just 150 miles east of Puerto Rico and 5 miles north of St Maarten, Anguilla is known as the destination of choice for those in search of “the Caribbean vacation the way it used to be”. The island boasts 33 pristine white powder sand beaches, fabulous resorts, fine cuisine, intriguing culture and traditions, and the destination chosen by many celebrities.
From revitalizing hotel upgrades and exciting new packages, Anguilla is ensuring visitors can enjoy even more options!
Funtime Charters Anguilla
Announced the unveiling of their new site, and launch of the newest addition to their fleet, Sunshine Express - a 42- seat air-conditioned luxury vessel which will be available for chartered services between Anguilla and St Maarten.
Anguilla’s resorts have announced a number of attractive and exciting new packages
Anguilla Great House Beach Resort
Based on a minimum booking of 5 nights, double occupancy, an additional payment of $95.00 per day per person includes breakfast, lunch and 3 course dinner. Children under 6 $50.00 per day.
The package also includes a drink voucher valued at $25.00 per person per day (hotel bar only, not redeemable for cash)
Package also includes transfers to the Clayton J. Lloyd Airport/ Blowing-Point Ferry Terminal; and all government tax and service charges. This offer is valid up to December 20, 2012.
Le Bleu and Indigo Villas
Visitors can end the year with an amazing island escape or save by planning their island getaway for 2013 now! Book Indigo and Le Bleu together and receive the discount for both villas. This offer does not apply to the festive period and may not be combined with any other discounts.
Offering stunning views of the Caribbean and St. Martin, extensive gardens, private pools and secluded beaches, both showcase properties offer the pinnacle of gracious island living with finely appointed interiors and a full staff to meet every need and request. A private chef will create exquisite island-inspired dishes while guests relax and enjoy the ultimate villa lifestyle. As always a full service package is included in the rates.
Viceroy Resort and Villas
Just in time for Thanksgiving, the Viceroy Villa Thanksgiving Feast offers villa accommodations with a private pool, butler service, and a traditional Thanksgiving turkey dinner, with guests having the option to prepare it for themselves, or to request the services of one of the Resort’s private chefs. Pricing begins at $3,500 per night for a four-night stay or longer Nov 19 – 26, 2012.
The Viceroy Inclusive Package (VIP) allows two guests in the Viceroy King Accommodation to enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner daily at any of the resort’s restaurants. If a guest chooses to dine off property for dinner a $100 resort credit will be issued for guests’ use during their stay. Thanksgiving dinner in a hotel restaurant is also included in this package. Available from Oct 17, 2012 , rates begin at $699 per night through Dec 20, 2012; and $899 per night Jan 1 through March 31, 2013
Cuisinart Golf Resort and Spa
Just reopened after a brief hiatus, the resort offers a number of packages including “Tee Up and Revive” which includes 5 nights, 6 days accommodation in Beachfront Suite; Airport and Ferry Greeting; Caribbean Welcome Drink upon Arrival; Full breakfast daily at Café Mediterraneo or a Continental Breakfast en suite; Three Rounds of Golf at The CuisinArt Golf Club; Two 50-minute Spa Treatments or one Couples Massage; One Lunch for two at Café Mediterraneo; and One Dinner for two at your choice of the Resort’s Restaurants.
“Girlfriends Getaway” package offers Beachfront Suite Accommodation; Airport and Ferry Greeting; Caribbean Welcome Drink upon Arrival; Full breakfast daily at Café Mediterraneo or a Continental Breakfast en suite; Spa Welcome Amenity; Two Anguillian Water Journey Treatments (80 minutes, includes Caribbean Sea Salt Glo, Tropical Rain Vichy Shower, and Aqua Massage in Healing Waters Pool); Two Ladies Pampering Package (80 minutes, includes Hydrating Skin Facial, Deep Conditioning Scalp Treatment, and a Classic Massage); and Two 50-Minute Warmed Seashell Massage. The package also offers Complimentary Use of Hammam; One Lunch for Two at Café Mediterraneo; and One Dinner for Two at your choice of the Resort’s Restaurants.
Starting at $3330.00 and $3335.00 respectively, and based on double occupancy, these packages are available from Nov 21 to Dec 19, 2012.
Cap Juluca Resort
Photo courtesy of Cap Juluca Resort
The luxury resort has announced the re-opening of the luxurious Caribbean hideaway for the Winter season, scheduled for November 15, 2012.
All categories of luxury accommodations have been updated with deluxe in-room refreshment centers with complimentary beverages; a completely-new 3,290 square foot two-bedroom private pool luxury suite – The Jonquil Suite – featuring two master bedrooms, a central spacious sitting room, full-service kitchen, an oceanfront dining terrace and a private, freshwater infinity pool and Jacuzzi; a new beachfront bar – Barkleys – located directly on the beach and offering breakfast, lunch and of course refreshments and cocktails daily.
With room rates beginning at $476.00 per night, the hotel is also planning and executing a full-property refurbishment program which will seamlessly unfold over the next several years, ensuring the accommodations and guest experience are continually enhanced to meet the expectations of the most discerning traveler.
Anacaona Boutique Hotel
Three Night/Four Day or Four Night/Five Day “GIVE THANKS ” IN THE FALL package, featuring Three or Four Nights “Run of the House” Accommodations for Two; Full Caribbean Breakfast daily for Two; Evening Manager/Owners’ Cocktail Reception (Monday only); and accommodation tax and service charges included. The Package is based on Double Occupancy: $347.50 Per Person for 3 Nights; $465.00 p/p for 4 Nights. Solo Rate (Single) Rate $605.00 p/p for 3 Nights and $810.00 p/p for 4 Nights.
Carimar Beach Club
The beach club has undertaken comprehensive upgrades to living room and dining room furnishings, as well as offering comfortable patio furniture and new bed linens, for a fresh, casual and tropical look that is just the way their guests like it.
A number of special packages are also available including their January Special (valid January 5th to 20th, 2013) which includes 7 nights accommodation with all taxes included PLUS 4 dinners and 4 lunches PLUS 2 days car rental (Rates from $3333 p/p).
Other options offer Stay 7 nights~Pay for 5 all taxes included PLUS 4 dinners and 4 lunches PLUS 2 days car rental (valid Nov 1-15, 2012 and May 1-Aug 31, 2013, with rates from $2259); and 7 nights accommodation all taxes included PLUS 4 dinners and 4 lunches PLUS 2 days car rental. Valid Nov 16-Dec 18, 2012 and April 1-30, 2013 with rates from $2579.
Paradise Cove Resort
7 Nights Accommodation package which includes 7 Days Car Rental, a Starter Breakfast Basket, and all applicable Service Charge, Taxes and Levies, starting from $2015 per night.
The Frangipani Beach Resort
5 Night Adventure Package, encouraging visitors to pick their room type, pick their date and pick their adventure in Anguilla, by selecting two of five activities including a Prickly Pear Snorkel Trip; a Sunset Cocktail Cruise; a trip to Sandy Island; 2-Day Car Rental; or 4 Days of Sailing Lessons.
The package also includes a Welcome rum punch; Continental Breakfast; all motorized and non-motorized water sports (tubing, skiing, wake boarding, sailing, and kayaking) and Tennis, as well as Full Beach Service. Room categories start at $1250.00 per night, and the offer is valid from November 1st to December 16th 2012.
What's New in Island Cuisine?
In the culinary arena, visitors can experience two new restaurants - Elite Restaurant in Island Harbour and Ocean Echo on Meads Bay. Favorite island eateries like Tasty’s, E’s Oven, Tokyo Bay, Aleta’s and Sandy Island have enhanced their culinary offering with exciting changes to the layout of their restaurants and innovative additions to their menus.
Ani Villas has announced the return of their “Fit for a King (literally)” culinary program, featuring award-winning Chef, Stephen Lawton who worked for years as the Executive Chef at the private residence of King Abullah and Queen Raina of Jordan.
The Chef and Owner of “The Coach House” for which he has won numerous awards including Best Restaurant by Remy Martin and Best Restaurant in Wales, Stephen’s style is International based on a classical French cuisine heritage. He will be showcasing his culinary skills at Ani Villas from 17th November until 11th January 2013. Early bookings are recommended.
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