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Church Bay

Bermuda
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Type: Bodies of Water, Outdoors
Owner description: The coral reefs make this bay great for snorkeling, but not for inexperienced swimmers: the waters...
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Type: Bodies of Water, Outdoors
Owner description: The coral reefs make this bay great for snorkeling, but not for inexperienced swimmers: the waters can get rough.
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

it was just a long walk from hotel not much there at all but it was ok. great for snorkeling and just watching the waves go by

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London
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67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

The variety of fish was amazing. All kinds of sizes and colours, together with colourful reefs which are close to the shore. The sea was calm, but can sometimes get choppy here if it's windy. Very small beach, could do with a clean up of excessive seaweed washed up during the recent hurricane.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This beach was gorgeous with the bright blue water and soft sand. You climb down some wooden stairs that give you a stunning view of the ocean and beach. My husband and I had the whole beach to ourselves!

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Toronto, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Loved the beautiful water, white sand and waves crashing. You will be in paradise. Simply stunning and pristine. Go early in the day

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

beautiful beach. were recommended to go there as it was good for snorkelling and fairly safe. the day we were there the surf was too strong for me to go in although my daughter went in and saw some lovely fish. sitting on the beach you could see the fish at the base of the wave as the wave broke... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Church Bay was one of our favorite spots on out last trip to Bermuda. Bring dog milk bones and small cat treats and the fish will literally eat out of your hands! Within a few minutes beautiful colorful fish were swarming my husband! We couldn't believe how cool this was! MUST DO!

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Cheshire
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Lovely little beach, never overcrowded. Parrot fish actually come right up the beach. Parasols available for rent. Not much to add really, as with all beached on this island...superb.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

Gorgeous little beach!, not super crowded at all, and great swimming & snorkeling!!!.... Can't wait to go back! Amazing!

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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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19 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

This is in my view the best on shore snorkelling beach in Bermuda. Fish are large, colourful and numerous and come right up to the beach. A little further out are large, complex reef formations that - unlike the ones close in - have not been damaged by swimmers. Check the wind direction before you go. the prevailing S/SW winds... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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6 attraction reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Good spot to snorkel, however the beach area is very small and got crowded. Don't be afraid to swim out to the reef, it takes a few minutes but it is well worth it.

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