Caribbean Islands Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Caribbean Islands activity »
  1. 1 http://www.musclesupplement.org/alpha-boost-scam/
  2. 2 DIY Cuba - US Citizens - Havana + Viñales or Trinidad?
  3. 3 Caribbean Island hopping - tips & ideas?
  4. 4 Cuba in November
  5. 5 Question about Long Term Rentals
  6. 6 Renaissance Carambola St. Croix
  7. 7 Trip Report san salvador bahamas - trip report
  8. 8 Help me narrow down island for 20th anniversary trip
  9. 9 2 weeks in Cuba - to include Santiago/Baracoa or not?!
  10. 10 Tennis in Aruba question
  11. 11 christmas in the caribbean
  12. 12 Trip Report Anguilla Trip Report & Photos 6/26-7/3 2016
  13. 13 Trip Report Trip report: Woman solo travelling in Cuba
  14. 14 Guadeloupe - January 2017
  15. 15 Marriott Courtyard Junkanoo Beach Nassau
  16. 16 Jamaica
  17. 17 Money in Jamaica
  18. 18 Trip Report Aruba trip report (first time visitors)
  19. 19 Trip Report Anguilla Trip Report (6/26-7/3) AND a New Identity
  20. 20 Where to stay on the Gold Coast
  21. 21 Atlantis in Nassau
  22. 22 Off Beaten Path from Atlantis
  23. 23 Trip Report 10 Great Days in Guadeloupe
  24. 24 Trip Report My week in Guadeloupe
  25. 25 Guadeloupe in January
View next 25 » Back to the top

Family Travel in Nevis

Jump to last reply

Other than the Four Seasons, what are the options for an active family on Nevis? We would prefer a smaller resort, but want a place where kids are welcome and appreciated. How is the snorkeling on Nevis? How important is it to rent a car to get around?

  • Report Abuse

    A car to island explore is essential. There are some nice beaches but the gin-colored, crystal clear waters of the Bahamian archipelago is nonexistant. I would recommend getting a local driver's license for $20 and most likely your car insurance co. in the U.S. will cover you for liability and collision; if they don't, get a new one. You must drive on the left side of the road. Check out the Golden Rock Inn on the beginning mountain trails into the rain forest. You will see the African Green Monkeys every day there, and also Pam's pet parrot will entertain your kids, if they have enough peanuts in their pockets. The Qualie Baeach Hotel is also nice, on a beautiful beach. Go horseback riding along the beach and into the rain forest with Nevis Equestrian Centre and Pet Station. Also, "Best Kept" secret; there is a marine biologist lady who, I think, has her operation run out of Qualie Beach (If I'm wrong, someone please correct me). I talked to her about the snorkeling trips, which are geared to kids, but surprisingly, parents enjoy it just as much. She tours her place and kids get "hands-on" touching to many ocean creatures in her aquariums, and listen to a lecture as the tour progresses. Then, everyone goes snorkeling in the ocean reefs. Surprisingly, the kids Identify more creatures than they ordinarily would. That would be a great experience for you and your kids. If know one gives out her name, you won't have difficulty finding her name once on Nevis...everybody knows everybody!! Robert

1 Reply |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement