Roatán Island

The Island Jewel of the Western Caribbean

Invest in your serenity in Roatán, a short destination from your doorstep to paradise.Located in the Bay Islands of the Western Caribbean, this tropical island is only a 2.5 hour direct flight from Houston’s Bush Intercontinental Airport, providing easy accessibility. Roatán clearly is simple elegance earning it the reputation of “The Island Jewel of the Western Caribbean”.

The variation of the lush mountainous landscape and the crystal clear blue waters of the Caribbean truly proves Roatán to be the next outstanding destination. Surrounded by the Mesoamerican Barrier reef, the second largest in the world, offshore offers world-class diving and snorkeling. Inshore and deep-sea fishing is also a favorite activity among Roatán’s visitors. Visitors can also enjoy activities such as zip-lining through the canopy, dolphin encounters, amazing hiking, eco tours and bird watching.

In and around the island of Roatán, you will find a variety of dining options from Argentinean to Uruguayan to French and Italian specialties. Some of the most popular restaurants include Gio’s Restaurant located in French Harbor which is famous for King Crab seaside dining; Vintage Pearl Restaurant and Wine Cellar, located in West Bay serving a warm, Tuscan ambiance and The Pineapple Grill located just around the corner from Pristine Bay hosting the finest cuts of Certified Angus beef imported from the USA.

The West End and West Bay are known for the island’s nightlife with a variety of restaurants and bars. Throw your shoes off and sit on the beach, relax with a beer while watching a spectacular sunset, stroll down West End beach or dance the night away to the red-hot sound of the Caribbean beat.

Other high points of Roatán include the Blue Harbor Tropical Arboretum, 160 eco-friendly acres of stunning tropical display gardens, nut orchards, and seasonal fruits and herbs; Gumbalimba Park with its unspoiled 40-acre nature park with activities for all ages; numerous dive shops offering snorkel and fishing trips both inshore and offshore; and Stanley Submarines, offering outings that include a Six-Gill Shark Expedition.

From day to night…Roatán provides something to peak everyone’s interests.