Canouan welcomes you and embraces visitors into its tight-knit island family in no time. Formerly a community of sailors and fishermen, this heritage holds the growing population together, which now includes boat builders and harvesters of the sea. Days take on a timeless quality here; kids play, adults laugh. Just five square miles in size, this breathtaking slice of paradise offers the discerning traveler a glimpse into how the Caribbean used to be. So slow down, relax and enjoy in island time.
Begin your day at the resort spas unique tree palapa with a morning meditation, overlooking the sapphire blue water of the Caribbean Sea, followed by a snorkel along the islands secluded beach. Sheltered by one of the worlds largest coral reefs teeming with marine life, Canouan is a diving and snorkeling paradise!
During your visit, dont miss the pristine five deserted islands of Tobago Cays, of “Pirates of the Caribbean” fame; also world-renowned for snorkeling and diving. A favorite with visitors is an encounter with the turtles! Another day, charter a yacht and explore your surrounds. Indulge in the tropical charm of Bequia — if youre lucky you may get to watch the festive launching of one of their hand-built wooden boats. Or simply relax on the glamorous beaches of Mustique, keeping one eye open for the many celebrities who call this island home.
While the kids let off steam with their new friends at the Sugar Palm Kids Club, you can challenge yourself with a round on the resort’s 18-hole, par 72 golf course, designed by Jim Fazio.
Your luxury vacation home in this award-winning resort tastefully combines understated European chic with casual Caribbean elegance, and youll love relaxing in your private pool before dinner. Enjoy dinner in your luxury Time & Place villa or at one of the resorts restaurants with magnificent views and delectable cuisine. If you are up to it, dance the night away to live music at Tamarind Beach.