R e v i e w s

"This comfortable and inviting family-run hotel is a good value.......Under new management, the property has been greatly improved.........furnishings are comfortable and include (some) king size beds.......A good continental and West Indian menu...." FROMMERS CARIBBEAN 2002 GUIDE

"This resort recently underwent a much-needed lift.......breezy hexagonal two-story villas set along a narrow curve of beach overlooking Island Harbour....rooms are painted white and decorated with colorful floral prints." FODOR'S CARIBBEAN 2002 GUIDE

"The best find in Anguilla. Maria's welcome, the really attractive accommodations and reasonable prices make this Anguilla's nicest place to stay" CINDY P, Charleston USA (Guest 2000)


"Dear Maria, Looking forward to our arrival on Thursday. Thinking of Maude's cooking is making us drool. Are there any lobsters around now? We were wondering if maybe we could have 2 lobster dinners........." LYNN AND CHARLES B, Nashville, USA (Repeat guests 2000, 2001)

"We had a wonderful time in Anguilla and are looking forward to coming back next summer...Your place is soooo comfortable, its great!" KIM H, USA (Guest 2000)

"We miss Anguilla!! Hi to everyone" SUSIE AND MARK, New York, USA (Guest 2001)

"Thanks for all you did for us, it was incredible to meet you ......we miss your food and wonderful dinners you prepared for us" NATALIA S, Asuncion, Paraguay (Guest 2000)

"I promise I will be back. Maria, please keep the Carib on ice for me!" MARK B, Liverpool, England (Guest 2000)

"Hi Maria, How are you all at the Arawak? Can't believe it's been three weeks already since we left you. We had such a good time and think of you all often......You'll have to tell Maude I have been trying to duplicate her chicken dish and have come close but it just isn't as good as hers...." PAM J, Boston, USA (Guest 2001)

"Maria: I just picked up my photos from Anguilla, and I want to thank you so much for one of the best vacations that I've had in years. The warmth, hospitality and, above all the laughs that we had at the Arawak will stay with me for a long time" SEAN M, New Jersey, USA (Guest 2000)

"Dear Maria, Natalie, Katie and Kyle, Many greetings from cold Germany to the Island in the sun, specially to the very nice inhabitants of the Arawak-Resort" REINHARD AND SABINE H, Hamburg, Germany (Guest 2000)

"Dear Maria we are back in Rome but we still have in our hearts the souvenir of the wonderful colours and serenity of Anguilla" MASSIMO AND LELIA P, Rome. Italy (Guests 2001)

"We wanted to drop you a line to let you know how great a time we had. The Arawak was exactly what we look for in a vacation--clean, quiet, great food, and great company. Thank you very much for ensuring that we had a great time." LAURA AND NICK L, New Jersey, USA, (Guests 2001)

"We had a great time at Arawak! The room was great and so was the food. You make a great pizza! Please tell Michel that the diving and his boat were good, too." DAVID AND BECKY C, North Carolina, USA (Guests 2001)

"I wanted you to know that we really enjoyed our time in Anguilla. We are already planning for our 3rd year (in a row) on that great island of yours....... P.S. The king-size bed and lovely ocean breeze on the second floor of the villa made for an excellent nights sleep!" Chad and Kristine B, Minneapolis, USA (Guest 2000)


"hallo maria end coco ay war yu y missing the anguilla end yu raitin coco wen cam to roma ok , sorry for my inglish kiss kiss kiss ciao bella coco" Stephano C, Rome Italy (Guest 2000)


"We considered ourselves very fortunate that we found you. You are all very special. We met great people and consider finding Arawak one of the reasons why our vacation to Anguilla was so wonderful............PS.Maria: Keep that toe ring on........" David D, New York USA (Guest 2001)


"Thank you for the wonderful vacation in Anguilla and the hospitality of the Arawak Beach Inn. S & I had a very relaxing time with you. Hope to see you again soon." Onitta H, Nashville USA (guest 2001)


"Hey Maria, Just wanted to say thanks again for the week. Vikki and I had a wonderful time eating well and relaxing on the beach, (and now that we wake up to car alarms and police sirens we really miss the crashing tide in the morning)! We are very happy that we decided to stay at the Arawak, as everything exceeded our expectations. thanks again, I look forward to returning..".Robb R, Astoria NY, USA (Guest 2001)


"I just wanted to say thank you for your hospitality....spend(ing) time at the Arawak and using the pool....., its a beautiful location and the island I shall never forget..and should I ever come to Anguilla again I shall make a point of reserving a place at the Arawak Inn for sure. We are all kind of melancholy at the moment with all those memories we have of the past week. but we will get back to a routine I'm sure. miss the sun! but can't complain we have no snow in Toronto yet. regards to your beautiful children and your cook! yum yum" Ann, Toronto Canada (guest 2002)


"Hi from Boston! Ted and I wanted to thank you for a wonderful visit to the Arawak and Anguilla. We miss it already. :) I can't wait to get the pictures back" Jennifer W, Boston, USA (guest 2001)


"Hello there! How are you? I can't even begin to tell you how much I miss you all. I've thought of you every single day since I've left the Arawak. Life in New York is pale in comparison to life in Anguilla........ if someone handed me a ticket to Anguilla ,I'd jump at the chance and be on the next plane!" Carla C, New York USA (two time guest 2001)


"Kisses from Cristina and myself to all, we look forward to repeat the "Anguillian experience". Bye" Luis C, Madrid, Spain (guest 2001)


"We sure do miss the sun and the warm weather, but most of all we miss our new friends.  Hope you are all well and that the inn is not too busy but busy enough!  We can't wait to come back and visit with you."  Jessi Z, West Vancouver, Canada (Guest 2002)


"Hope your stay in Cancun was a great as mine at the Arawak.  Thanks for such a great time!  You made me feel at home the minute I walked in the door........ I would recommend to anyone to stay at the Arawak."   Liz G, N. Carolina, USA (Guest 2002)

"Just a quick email to say thanks for putting my sister and M up!  They really had a good time!  Hope to be over soon!"   Chris M, St Martin, FWI (Guest 2000, 2001, 2002)


"We wanted to take a second to thank you once again for the best month of our lives on this planet earth.  You are certainly a most gracious hostess.......... We loved the Arawak and everything about it.  Maria, you are mostly responsible for the great feeling of being home away from home..." Bob and Karen C,  USA (Guests 2002)

" I miss Anguilla.  I miss  everything about it, but you guys most of all. ......You can make my day one day soon by writing to me!  I can't wait to get home. which is how I think of Anguilla now." Claudia A, N. Carolina, USA ( Long stay guest 2001, 2002)


"M and I want to thank you for the lovely time we had at the Arawak.  We enjoyed you and the charming children (say hi to Kyle, Katie, and Natalie), along  with the other interesting and friendly guests. ......Of course it snowed here the other day--so we already miss Anguilla.  Steve M (St Louis, Missouri,  USA)