Discover Canouan




Known as the “island of turtles”, Canouan is just five square miles of tropical perfection. The island’s lush hills, pristine white-sand beaches and large natural coral barrier reef lures travelers from all over the world. Canouan offers a range of luxury amenities including the impressive Canouan Estate Resort & Luxury Villas and the luxurious Mandarin Oriental. With its spectacular gold course, luxurious spa and residences, Canouan can be reached with direct jet flight service from Barbados – this is one of the most exclusive resort islands in the world.


Where to stay in Canouan?


Tamarind Beach Hotel Canouan


The west coast of Canoaun is blessed with some beautiful stretches of beach and is home to a number of charming places to stay. The Tamarind Beach Hotel has two restaurants, a wonderful spa, boutique and an outstanding Italian deli offering the very best Italian fare. There is also a selection of comfortable apartments and guesthouses available.

Canouan is Mandarin Oriental’s latest discovery. This island gem features elegant colonial style suites and chic, Italian-design Patio Villas. Nestled along a white powder stretch of Godahl Beach, the resort was created with impeccable attention to detail and is home to a collection of atmospheric restaurants offering a variety of culinary delights accompanied by stunning ocean views.

Beaching it in Canouan


Canouan Beach

Visit Tamarind Beach Hotel & Yacht Club – this beautiful and lively beachfront oasis has 40 seaside hideaways on a long white sand beach. The Palapa Restaurant sits on-site and offers high quality Italian and West Indian cuisine while light fare, live music and dancing can be enjoyed at Pirate’s Cove. On-site facilities also include beach bar, watersports, boat trps and massage spa. There is also a glorious beach at Mahault Bay in the north, while Friendship Bay in the south offers good snorkeling.