Anguilla FAQ’s Posted June 30, 2015


Where is Anguilla
Anguilla, the northerly of the Leeward Islands is just 16 miles long and three miles wide. Miles of pristine white sandy beaches and crystal clear waters surround this Caribbean paradise. The reef system provides excellent diving and snorkeling. The impressive number of shipwrecks has earned Anguilla the reputation of the “Wreck Dive Capital of the Caribbean”.

Eating and dinning in Anguilla
Anguilla has over 100 + restaurants from road side BBQ to fine dinning with a vast verity of cuisines.  Some of these are: Local, Caribbean, Mexican, French, Italian, Asian, American and Eclectic.

Anguilla Beaches 
Anguilla has over 33 beaches which most are pristine white sandy beaches with crystal clear waters. They are surrounded by hotels, villa, restaurants, beach bars and good people.

Anguilla temperature
80°F monthly mean temperature, water temperatures generally range between 70°F and 80°F.

What payments are accept
Most major credit cards and debit cards are accepted | MasterCard | Visa | Amex |

What currency is used
The Eastern Caribbean Dollar (XCD) is the based currency, but USD is widely accepted throughout Anguilla.

What currency ATMs dispenses
All ATMs island wide dispense both XCD and USD.  ATMs accepts Visa, Mastercard, and Cirus branded plastics.

Driving in Anguilla
Driving is on the left-hand side of the road, and a driver’s license is required.

Where is the nearest international airport
The nearest international gateways are St. Maarten/Martin (7 minute flight), San Juan, Puerto Rico and Antigua (1 hour flight).

Traveling to Martin from Anguilla
A US $20 departure tax applies to all tourists departing from Anguilla, whether by plane or ferry. There is no charge for children under twelve years old. The departure tax for day trips to surrounding islands is US $8 for trips through Blowing Point Ferry Terminal.

Traveling Documents
A passport is required when traveling to Anguilla. Some territories may require a visa.

Standard voltage in Anguilla is 110v