Saint Vincent

Young Island

Official Rating

'Private island experience with unforgettable moments.'

Rustic cottages, breathtaking views and signature cuisine mark Young Island’s appeal without exception. This 35 acre, triangular-shaped island is the epitome of a true Caribbean hideaway. Prestigious guests and stars of the big screen have descended on Young Island, keen to experience its warm hospitality, balmy climate, glorious private beach and authentic Caribbean cuisine served with flair and passion. Surrounding dive sites offer underwater escapism whilst snorkelling equipment and tennis usage are complimentary.

In Our Opinion

‘Delightful beach and a laid back ambience, good accommodation and great staff and the island offers stunning views of St Vincent ’

Coconuts Bar

For a refreshing drink to cool down in the Caribbean sun, Coconut Bar serves rum punches, coconut milk, coffee liqueurs and special Caribbean cocktails. Open 11:00-16:30.

Captain Bligh Lounge and Bar
Start your evening at Young Island with chilled Caribbean music and a refreshing beer at Captain Bligh Lounge and Bar.


• Freshwater swimming pool

• Tennis

• Kayaks

• Pedalos

• Sailing dinghies

• Snorkelling

• Managers Cocktail Party on Thursdays

• Steel Band Music and BBQ on Saturdays



The Spa 

Recently renovated, The Spa features products from Earth Mother Botanicals of Barbados, made from natural ingredients for a relaxing island experience within the tropical foliage of the hillside. Reservations necessary closed Sundays.

• Massages

• Reflexology

• Indian Head massages

• Facials

• Manicures

• Pedicures

• Waxing




• Wedding services

• Tours and excursions

• Car rentals

• Cribs available on request

• Babysitting services

• Currency exchange

• Wi-Fi in lounge and bar

• Laundry service


Young Island offers an All-Inclusive board basis. Below is the list of inclusions:

  • Complimentary, unlimited boat transfers between Young Island’s ferry dock on St Vincent and the resort (a 3 minute ride)
  • Welcome drink on arrival
  • Full breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
  • All beverages including mixed drinks, beers and house wine by the glass during bar/restaurant hours (excluded bottled wines, champagnes and brand liquors)
  • Fresh fruit and flowers in room daily
  • Use of sunfish, snorkels, kayaks, pedalos, day and night time tennis
  • Simple laundry (no ironing)

Meals are served al fresco style in the gazebos close to the beach.

  • Breakfast:
  • Lunch: à la carte five days a week. Barbecue buffet-style lunch on Tuesday and local curry buffet lunch on Sunday.
  • Dinner: 4-course meal is served five nights a week. Local buffet dinner on Wednesday and barbecue & buffet dinner on Saturday. Subject to change without prior notice.
  • Coconuts Bar: fantastic floating bar situated in the sea, just a short swim from the beach.
  • Captain Bligh Bar

Room Service: a limited room service menu is available throughout the day.


Destinology Exclusive Benefits
A bottle of Prosecco and locally made Cocoa Kalinago chocolate in the room on arrival
Applicable on bookings for 2024 & 2025


Guests can access Young Island via the complimentary ferry service that runs 24 hours from the mainland. Flights from Barbados onto the island take approximately 35-50 minutes.

Nearby Attractions
• Fort Charlotte
• Dive St. Vincent
• Indigo Dive
• Botanical Gardens
• Vermont Nature Trail
• Dark View Falls
• Shopping in Kingstown
• Trinity Falls
• St. George’s Cathedral
• Petroglyphs and Rock Carvings