Celebrate the old while embracing the new. St. Kitts invites you to enjoy the best of all worlds. This quiet island retreat offers unspoiled settings and classic colonial heritage peppered with modern allure and sophistication. Respect for the island's environmental riches has kept development low - making St. Kitts a magnet for those who want to escape the crowd.
Here you'll find loads of tropical getaway favorites from snorkeling and deep sea fishing to catamaran cruising and lounging on multi-colored sands. Explore the coral reefs and intriguing shipwrecks or venture to the center of the island for a hike through the rainforest at the base of island's dormant volcano, Mount Liamuiga - a spectacular sight!
Civilized pleasures abound here as well. Spend the afternoon watching a cricket match, poke through the local shops featuring hand-crafts and local flare, admire the old-world architecture, or indulge in first-class cuisine. Whether you're seeking adventure-filled days or simply a retreat from the hustle and bustle, St. Kitts is sure to please.
After sunset, whether your taste runs to formal dining in a converted plantation house or a bite at the roadside barbeque, a casual city restaurant or a hideaway on the beach, you'll find superior fare to suit every palate - and wallet. Savor a local cuisine of succulent tropical produce, or choose from an array of international favorites, such as Latin, African, continental, and Asian. And on weekends especially, the nightlife comes alive! Join the dancing at an open beach bar, or visit a karaoke club, nightclub, or casino.
Sights that delight
Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park - Made of the volcanic stone on which it stands, this extraordinary fortress - Britain's "Gibraltar of the West Indies" - rises nearly 800 feet atop a steep promontory. Admire the seven-foot-thick walls and commanding views of Nevis, Montserrat, Saba, St. Martin, and St. Barts from this UNESCO World Heritage Site.
St. Kitts' sister among the Leeward Islands, Nevis offers its own brand of paradise. Perhaps you'll explore a cloud forest where the elusive green velvet monkeys frolic among gorgeous tropical flowers. Or visit its capital city, Charlestown - home of the oldest synagogue in the Caribbean.
Daily Island Discovery - Take this half day excursion to learn about the history of St. Kitts. From century old architectural style buildings to historic monuments, this tour is ideal for capturing the essence of your visit to the island.
St. Kitts Scenic Railway - Built between 1912 and 1926 to deliver sugar cane, the railway now provides a fascinating new way to see the entire island from the comfort of your passenger train excursion car.
Kayaking Adventure - Take a kayaking and snorkeling adventure around the remote southern tip of St. Kitts.
Spirit of St. Kitts Catamaran - The ultimate sailing experience! Sail to Nevis on a sleek high performance catamaran!
St. Kitts Marriott Resort & The Royal Beach Casino - This deluxe, beachfront resort is dramatically situated at the base of a green hillside overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Guests will enjoy a wide variety of facilities and amenities, well-appointed accommodations, lively Royal Beach Casino - the Caribbean's largest, and impeccable service. Indulge yourself at the 15,000-square-foot Emerald Mist Spa & Fitness Center. Golfers will enjoy the privilege of play at the St. Kitts Royal Golf Club which features 18 holes of championship golf. All-Inclusive option available.
Ocean Terrace Inn / Fisherman's Wharf - The Ocean Terrace Inn is set on the historic Fortlands of St. Kitts, overlooking the Basseterre Bay. In its background, you'll find the scenic South Eastern peninsula with its beautiful beaches, harbors and salt ponds.
Frigate Bay Resort - This resort provides a commanding view of both the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. It is only a short stroll to one of St. Kitts' finest beaches, located on the Caribbean Sea. This hotel features beautifully furnished rooms and suites. Dine in our Garden Room Restaurant, serving superb cuisine in an elegant atmosphere.
The Angelus Resort & Spa - The Angelus Resort & Spa is located on the Serene Frigate Bay, overlooking the new Royal St. Kitts Golf Course and the Caribbean Sea.
Timothy Beach Resort - Nestled beside the calm Caribbean with water sports adjacent, this resort is the only hotel directly on the Caribbean Beach in beautiful Frigate Bay. The variety of accommodations available and its beach location make Timothy Beach Resort ideal for families as well as couples seeking that perfect hideaway.
Sugar Bay Club - Spend a sun-filled vacation on a beautiful beach, play tennis and enjoy the swimming pools. Sugar Bay Club is set on five acres of tropically landscaped gardens along the Atlantic coastline at Frigate Bay. The Caribbean Sea is a short walk away from the resort. This is an all-inclusive resort.
Ottleys Plantation Inn - Amid manicured gardens at the base of a mist-shrouded mountain, this secluded resort is one of the island's most enchanting. Hike through the property's rainforest, relax at the spa, and dive into the pool. Dinner at the Royal Palm restaurant, known for its " New Island" cuisine, is a must. All-Inclusive option available.
The Golden Lemon Inn & Villas - Luxurious, leisurely, and laid-back, this private adults-only resort is a great choice for a romantic hideaway. Tropical colors and antiques adorn the rooms, villas have private pools, and fresh flowers are replenished daily. Dine by candlelight on the terrace with neighboring islands visible in the distance. All-inclusive option available