West End, Roatan boasts opportunities for entertaining guests in its vibrant Caribbean village. For travelers seeking a getaway outside of the standard gated resort vacation, you can fulfill that vacation dream. This Caribbean beach village is filled with energy and a variety of restaurants, unique shops and live music; it's easy to see why it's a favorite to local residents and tourists alike. It's all part of the West End scene and it contributes to an environment that produces a unique and authentic vacation experience.
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When you're traveling as a group, nothing is more important than the versatility of the location - especially when everyone has a different idea of their dream vacation. If you're looking for an island getaway that can cater to each person in your group, from romance to adventure and everything in between, try Roatan's West End Village. With evolving Caribbean culture, quick access to white-sand beaches, shopping, restaurants and nightlife, the island has an experience for everyone, with a destination that can be enjoyed by all.
Aug 12, 2013 11:00:00 AM
Unquestionably the highest end resort on Roatan, Pristine Bay continues to develop and evolve. Located about mid-island, on Roatan's northern shore with beautiful sunset views over the Caribbean, this massive, three-phase project is remarkable not only for its signature Black Pearl golf course, but also for its continuity and momentum. Seemingly immune to the ebb and flow of the global economy, Pristine Bay development simply, impressively marches on.
Jun 28, 2013 11:20:00 AM
Over our first year as the proud owners of a Roatan Vacation rental, Mary and I have received more than 1,000 inquiries. As a result, we spend a fair bit of time answering questions from prospective guests. So we thought it might be helpful to post answers to the most common of these questions.
May 29, 2013 10:17:00 AM
It has become quite fashionable of late to have a bucket list. That is the list of activities and experiences you must complete before "kicking the bucket". These lists often include things like sky-diving, trekking in Nepal, running a marathon, driving on the Autobahn, seeing the Mona Lisa in person... You get the idea: something out of the ordinary that you would really like to do someday, but may only get to do once in your life like...
Mar 28, 2013 11:00:00 AM
Two years ago this month, I visited Roatan with my wife and four kids for the very first time. Like many first-time visitors, our main reason for coming was scuba diving. And like an increasing number of new visitors, we found out about Roatan from an episode of HGTV's Househunters International.
Mar 4, 2013 11:00:00 AM
Private, shared space...
A place to hang out together with family or friends, listen to music (or not), have a conversation (or not), play some cards (or not)... it's all up to you. And it's one of the big advantages vacation rentals have over a resort or hotel.
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Every five days or so, someone in the Trip Advisor Roatan forum asks the question -- "Should I stay in Roatan West Bay or West End?" -- and a polite back and forth ensues extolling the virtues of the two premier Roatan resort destinations.
Feb 4, 2013 12:00:00 PM
Roatan Vacation Checklist
- Undiscovered Caribbean island (relatively speaking). Check!
- Ideal neighborhood to stay in and explore said island. Check!
- Place to sleep…? Excellent question (I'm so glad you asked).
So you're thinking about Roatan for your Caribbean vacation… and you've determined that West End is the where you want to stay. The only thing left is the actual lodging. Well, you're in luck, because West End has a wide range of accommodations that will fit almost any taste and any budget. From budget hotels to oceanfront resorts to luxury beachfront villa rentals, there is truly something for everyone right where the action is on Roatan.