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Meads Bay

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Ranked #2 of 27 Attractions in Anguilla
Type: Beaches
Description: This scenic beach is located close to several luxury resorts.
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Clermont, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Blanchard's at Meads Bay served some great affordable food and drinks. great service and the beach was awesome!

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22 reviews 22 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

Great wonderful long beach ! 4 and not 5 because if you know Anguilla you have very high standards of comparison regarding the sea. This is fantastic, no doubt, but there are other 2 - 3 places on the island that are a real paradise for the colour of the water and the snorkeling. But the beach is the top... More

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Harleysville, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

A mile of soft white sand in a crescent shape--beautifully serene and quiet at this time of year. Almost no one on the beach at 8 AM--a great way to start the day.

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
10 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This is a beautiful beach on a beautiful island. There are great restaurants and a few places to stay. A must see on a trip to Anguilla. Great visit for the day, evening or a week. You won't be disappointed.

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55 reviews 55 reviews
3 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We are staying at the viceroy and this is definitely a highlight of the area. The sand is powder soft and the water is amazing and clear, so refreshing. Dont miss this while youre visiting the area

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Christiansted, St. Croix
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Great Beach, very long and sandy! Better come check this when you are in the area! Very quite and peaceful!! Its like a dream!

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8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

If you are in Anguilla, you must visit Meads Bay. My husband and I stayed in St. Maarten and took the ferry from Marigot over to Anguilla for a day. We were initially leaning towards visiting Shoal Bay, but our taxi driver convinced us that Meads Bay offered a better location. Lined with several restaurants, Meads Bay Beach is absolutely... More

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Hamilton, ON
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64 reviews 64 reviews
16 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

I almost cringe giving this 5 stars because it might make more people go to this beach and most of the charm is that it isn't crowded. I also far prefer the snorkelling here (at the east end of the beach near Carimar) to Shoal Bay which I think is overrated (call me dumb if you want...). This beach also... More

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Tucson, Arizona
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Anguilla lacks nothing in terms of beautiful beaches. Some of these beaches have beautiful white sand as fine as baby powder and some are rocky. Some are calm and some are a bit rougher. Some are flat and some are surrounded by cliffs. Indeed, the variety of Anguilla's beaches is incredible given the size of this tiny island. Having been... More

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Akron, Ohio
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162 reviews 162 reviews
57 attraction reviews
201 helpful votes 201 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

My favorite beach for a few reasons. I though Shoal Bay East would be my favorite, perhaps Meads was my favorite because we were staying on Meads. The water is clear and gorgeous, just like all the beaches, but I liked how Mead wasn't crowded, but yet it had many places to walk to, if you got bored. Try Blanchard's... More

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