Sile Bay Beach

Encompassing two arcs moving away from each other, Sile Bay Beach features two coves and a sandy point right in the center. This unique makeup makes this already secluded beach even more private due to its nearly endless curving coast. Visitors will always have plenty of room to themselves as they enjoy the gentle waters and views of the Atlantic.

Positioned on the island of Anguilla, near East End, You should consider dropping by whether or not you're staying in the vicinity. If you plan to sunbathe or take a nap on a fairly secluded beach, you might want to plan a visit to Sile Bay Beach.

How to Access The Beach
Anyone hoping to get to Sile bay Beach will need to take a durable car, as the dirt roads can be a little rough. The route to take is to simply follow signs to East End Village (which is on the Southeast end of Anguilla, and then head a little more east. There you will find Sile bay Beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

There is not much at Sile Bay Beach other than a handful of homes on the western end of the beach. Other than that, beach-goers will need to look hard to find any development. Backed by a natural forest on one side, and the Atlantic Ocean on the other, Sile bay Beach is the place to be for a remote day at the beach.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business. The water here is of good snorkeling quality, so grab some gear if you're looking to see what goes on beneath the surface.

Sile Bay Beach offers those who visit an idyllic and serene experience, as the surrounding area won't be overly crowded.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Visitors will find this beach on Anguilla's South East coast; the area is home to other attractions such as Heritage Museum Collection, which is one of the closest attractions to visit.

If you're intrigued by Anguilla's history, you won't have to look hard to find sites boasting the colorful history of the nation. One of the closest attractions of this sort is Old Fort at Sandy Hill, which is one of the closest locations with historical significance in the neighborhood of Sile Bay Beach.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, this beach isn't far from any of the items in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Sile Bay Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Heritage Museum Collection Museum 1.1 mi. NW Anguilla
Art Cafe Art Gallery 1.9 mi. NW Anguilla
Anchor Miniature Golf Miniature Golf Course 2.0 mi. NW Anguilla
Old Fort at Sandy Hill Historical Site 2.7 mi. SW Anguilla
ALAK Art Gallery Art Gallery 3.1 mi. W Anguilla
Anguilla Arts and Crafts Shop Art Gallery 4.4 mi. W Anguilla
Old Factory Historical Site 4.6 mi. WSW Anguilla
Wallblake House Museum 5.1 mi. WSW Anguilla
Warden's Place Historical Site 5.3 mi. W Anguilla
Savannah Gallery Art Gallery 5.3 mi. W Anguilla
Loblolly Gallery Art Gallery 5.4 mi. W Anguilla
Old Salt Factory and Pump House Historical Site 7.4 mi. WSW Anguilla

Cities and Towns

Not far away you'll find the Valley, a town which is an interesting area that brings together the quietude of the Caribbean and the urbanization of city life. From the beach, the Valley is not far away, maybe five miles (eight kilometers).

Hotels

How many other people you encounter at Sile Bay Beach will depend on how many hotel guests decide to make the trip as well. The area does not have very many large hotels, but it's often visited by guests from the few small lodgings in the area.

Guests will find a pretty nice assortment of hotel and resort options to pick from in the area that encircles the beach. The most convenient of which are listed in the table below.

Accommodations near Sile Bay Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Arawak Beach Inn 2.0 NW Hotel
Serenity Cottages 2.9 WNW Cottages
Allamanda Beach Club 3.0 WNW Hotel

Food

If during your visit you start getting hungry, the area around this beach has plenty to offer, so you won't have to wander too far from the sea. One of the nearest restaurants is Nat's Palm Grove Bar and Grill. This restaurant offers a menu of Caribbean cuisine. They are also known for serving barbecue and seafood. When you start to get hungry, you won't need to wait too long to eat as it's only a short distance away.

Some nearby restaurant options are listed in the following table.

Restaurants near Sile Bay Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Nat's Palm Grove Bar and Grill (264) 497-4224 Caribbean Very Casual 0.9 mi. N
Hibernia Restaurant and Art Gallery (264) 497-4290 Asian, Eclectic, French Informal 1.6 mi. NNW
Falcon's Nest (264) 772-1127 American Very Casual 1.7 mi. NW
Elite Beach Restaurant and Bar (264) 498-5178 Caribbean, Italian Very Casual 1.7 mi. NW
Island Pub (264) 497-4244 Pub -- -- --
Scilly Cay (264) 497-5123 Caribbean Very Casual 1.9 mi. NW
Smitty's on the Beach (264) 497-4300 American, Caribbean -- -- --
Arawak Cafe (264) 497-4888 Caribbean Very Casual 2.0 mi. NW
Le Bon Pain (264) 497-4090 American Very Casual 2.0 mi. NW
Serenity Beach Resort Bar and Restaurant (264) 497-3328 Caribbean Informal 2.9 mi. WNW
Gwen's Reggae Grill (264) 497-2120 Caribbean Very Casual 3.0 mi. WNW
Zara's (264) 497-3229 Caribbean, Eclectic Informal 3.0 mi. WNW

Other Beaches

There are other beaches in Anguilla you might like besides Sile Bay Beach.

If you like the ambiance at this beach, you might also like Island Harbour, found within a mile or so. But, if you're interested in a more active beach, you might find that Junks Hole is just right. You'll find it three quarters of a mile to the north.

You might also want to visit Scilly Cay Beach, which is located only a short distance away.

You may find that Sile Bay Beach is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; in which case you should find a beach with a seclusion factor that suits you.

 

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