Experience Mustique… do as much or as little as you wish…
There is an extensive range of watersports available on the island from scuba diving to snorkeling, and windsurfing to Hobie Cat sailing. Visit our well stocked Watersports Centre located on Endeavour Bay where you can choose from boogie boards and windsurfers, stand up paddle boards or a glass bottom kayak to explore the reefs beneath the sea. The equipment can even be dropped off at your favourite beach.
Swimming & Beachcombing
There are many beaches to choose from on Mustique; Macaroni and Simplicity beaches situated on the north easterly side of the island offer more swell providing excellent surfing and body boarding conditions, whilst Lagoon, Gelliceaux and Endeavour Bay beaches on the south westerly aspect of the island offer calmer waters more suited to snorkeling and paddle boarding and perfect for family swimming and picnicking.
Picnics & Barbeques
‘Toes in the sand’ dining is central to life on Mustique. There are a number of dedicated areas nestled near the beaches or the tropical shoreline around the island where the hotel staff can prepare and set up a picnic for you.
Visiting Neighbouring islands
Day trips visiting neighbouring islands are available by sail or power boats, by private charter or as part of an organized trip with options to snorkel, fish and to lunch on another island.
Visit the stunning marine conservation park at Tobago Cays, a pristine group of uninhabited islands where you can picnic ‘on location’ where Johnny Depp was famously marooned in The Pirates of the Caribbean, before swimming with the hawksbill turtles on the reef. Be sure to explore the neighbouring islands of Bequia, Canouan, Palm, Union and Petit St. Vincent too.
Mustique offers some of the best scuba diving in the Caribbean. With a dedicated team of professional PADI instructors and dive masters, and the latest dive equipment, we cater for beginners through to experienced divers.
The waters around Mustique are renowned for their fabulous sailing conditions. Beginners and children can take lessons in the Hobie Cats in Endeavour Bay whilst more experienced sailors can charter a range of Schooners and Catamarans.
The seas around Mustique offer a host of different species from salt water salmon and mackerel, jack, yellowtail snapper and barracuda, to deep-sea tuna, dorado (mahi-mahi), wahoo, sailfish and marlin. Fishing trips can be arranged with our resident island fishermen who will provide the necessary boat and tackle. The island’s fish reserves are closely monitored as part of the island’s commitment to conservation and we work with the local fishermen to maintain a sustainable fishing programme. Please contact the Activities Office for more information and to make a booking.
Tennis is very popular amongst Mustique guests. There are four floodlit omnicourts,and two floodlit hard courts . Use of the tennis courts is complimentary. A range of tennis lessons and courses for all ages are available with our resident tennis coach, including daily drop-in games for those looking for social match play. Racquets, whites and tennis balls are available for purchase or hire at the Tennis Club Shop.
Explore Mustique on horseback, trekking up into the hills to enjoy the many wonderful views or gallop through the surf on a choice of deserted beaches. There are horses and ponies to suit all levels of experience and group or private lessons can be arranged. The very popular three day pony camps for children are held throughout the year giving them the chance to learn about stable management and the daily care of their ponies.
Spa & Wellness
The Cotton House Spa has four treatment rooms, a relaxation room with stunning sea views and a specialist beauty salon offering a range of holistic and beauty treatments.
There is a fitness instructor who runs a range of daily classes, including the popular sunrise and sunset beach yoga.
The neighbouring island of Canouan offers excellent golf facilities with an award winning championship golf course designed by Jim Fazio. This is a golfer’s heaven with the dramatic coastal location creating a stunning and challenging course. Details of boat or plane transfers to Canouan are available on request.
Mustique is a haven for children of all ages. The islands intimacy and security allows teenagers to roam safely and mingle with new found friends allowing parents to relax and unwind in confidence. For very young children there are nannies and child minders available to give parents some time to themselves.
Mustique has a dedicated Social Director who arranges a fantastic array of fun activities and events, such as drive in movie night, tennis, pony camp, beach picnics and treasure hunts, and kite flying competitions, which make the island of Mustique a blissful retreat for anyone looking for the perfect family escape.
Contact our Villa Services team for a copy of the latest event guide.