Anguilla draws visitors from around the world who aspire to get away from it all. Quintessence Hotel, Relais & Châteaux provides unparalleled amenities, discernment, and service to this beloved British isle. A grand mansion in a glorious setting.
Welcome to Anguilla. This British territory blends stately tradition with laid-back Caribbean vibe. Measuring 16 miles long and 3 miles wide, the island is famous for its beautiful white sand beaches and peaceful bays with water and skies of impossible blue.
Known as "The Culinary Capital of the Caribbean," delicious local flavors abound from food trucks, beach bars, roadside oil drum grills, and five-star restaurants alike.
Grab a mango colada and listen to lapping waves at the beach. Snorkel or dive coral reefs at Little Bay. Visit art galleries in The Valley, Anguilla's capital, by day and dance to island music at beachside bars by night. Watch for cricket games and boat races, including the three-day Anguilla Regatta in May, along with the Anguilla Carnival and Summer Festival, planned around the first Monday of August each year. Anguilla's temperature averages 80 degrees with cooling breezes. U.S. currency and credit cards are accepted throughout the island. Motorists drive on the left, British-style. It is in this paradise you will find The Q tropical grand mansion, the island's most luxurious hotel.
For private air travel or connecting flights throughout the Caribbean, Anguilla is home to Clayton J. Lloyd International Airport (CJLI). Main gateways include: Puerto Rico, St. Maarten/Martin, Antigua, and St. Kitts.
St. Maarten’s International Airport (SXM), also known as Princess Juliana International Airport, is the nearest commercial gateway to Anguilla, and includes a full schedule of daily commercial flights for international travelers with a quick 18-minute ferry to Anguilla.
Tradewind Aviation and Seaborne Airlines run connecting scheduled flights to Anguilla from San Juan International Airport in Puerto Rico (SJU). Tradewind Aviation also provides private charter flights to Anguilla from San Juan and Antigua in their local fleet of Pilatus PC-12s and from the U.S. in their fleet of Citation Jets.
Quintessence will arrange your ferry and airport transfers to the hotel. A valid passport is required for entry.
American Airlines Partners with Tradewind Aviation! With one AA ticket purchase, passengers can fly to Anguilla straight from AA network cities like Miami, Dallas, Philadelphia, Chicago, Charlotte, New York and beyond. Currently, travelers can book via calling American Airlines call center, booking with a travel agent via the GDS, or a travel booking sites like Expedia. It is not yet bookable on the American Airlines website.
Fly into San Juan and connect with a Tradewind aircraft — a modern, turbine-powered, air-conditioned Pilatus PC-12 with two pilots. Get complimentary onboard snacks, drinks, and baggage check, and bypass the hassles of TSA security. When you arrive at Clayton J. Lloyd International Airport (AXA), Quintessence will arrange for your transportation to our hotel.