This 2-mile long beach has been rated one of the best in the whole world. Sandy Ground Beach is also world famous but it's also Anguilla's most busy, touristy beach and it's known for its wild partying. So maybe it's not the best for families.
One of the best Anguilla beaches for families may be Barnes bay Beach. It's actually on its own little secluded island so you won't have to put up with crowds of beach goers. The family can relax, swim, and play in the sand without hassles. The bay waters off the beach are perfect for snorkeling, a wonderful family beach vacation activity.
Take a tour here and view the pre-Colombian pictographs, wildlife, birds and lush topical landscape. Ride horseback on an excursion to El Limon waterfall.
January through March is mating season for the humpback whale. Thousands of them come to Samana Bay so head out on a boat for some whale watching fun. This is one of the best whale watching spots in the world. You can explore the surrounding jungle on an ATV. The coastline here at The Peninsula House is great for scuba diving, sailing and deep-sea fishing.
The Dominica is a place of breathtakingly beautiful scenery and Exotica Cottages takes full advantage of it. Families are welcome and kids will thrive on the rugged outdoor nature of the activities available here - hiking, mountain biking, kayaking, snorkeling, fishing, diving, horseback riding or whale watching.
Or you can arrange for a tour guide and strike out on a sightseeing tour of the countryside with its scenic volcanic landscapes hot springs, wildlife and waterfalls.
The lush tropical foliage shields the cottages from view providing privacy for guests. It’s all perched on a terraced hillside overlooking a secluded white sand beach.
Maho Bay Camps sits within the borders of Virgin Islands National Park and is surrounded by a number of excellent hiking trails. Nearby islands are ripe for exploring on a kayak. Local tour guides can arrange horseback rides on the beach or the trails. Maho Bay Camps is a great family vacation idea and has a wide variety of activities for adults as well as children.
With water clear enough for 100 feet or more visibility, both snorkelers and divers can enjoy the spectacular underwater show of colorful coral and 350 species of tropical fish. The locals have taken great care to set aside and preserve this spectacular natural ocean shoreline marine park.