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Carlisle Bay

Bridgetown, Barbados
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Lunch and Snorkel Sail in Barbados
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Barbados Beach Day with Boat Trip and Shipwreck...
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Ranked #2 of 37 Attractions in Bridgetown
Type: Bodies of Water, Outdoors
Activities: Swimming, Scuba diving
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Owner description: This bay is best known for its calm, sheltered waters, perfect for swimming and scuba diving.
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New York City, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

Perfect for swimming, paddling, kayaking or snorkeling. Best to bring your own towels as you have to pay for chairs and umbrellas.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

Pebbles beach is my favourite beach in Barbados. The water is crystal clear and calm. The facility's are well maintained and there is a shower too. There are sunbeds and umbrellas for rent from a guy by the lifeguards chair, tell him your favourite spot and he will keep the chairs for you on the days you want! There is... More

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Elmwood Park, New Jersey
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84 reviews 84 reviews
31 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

We visited this beach as our second choice because it was close to the cruise port and a cloudy day.The beach is very nice and has all of the amenities that you would need.Food,drinks and restrooms.The water was clear and had easy access to it.Two chairs and an umbrella cost $15.Its the same price without the umbrella.There are vendors everywhere... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

Cheap beer and a beautiful beach. Great for a relaxing day. Lots of vendors and several were offering tours. Close to the cruise port.

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Queretaro, Mexico
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Beautiful beach with cristaline waters, you can see dishes thru the water. Chairs and umbrellas rent for 15 dollars. Notice that all the beaches here are publics and in this particular one you will not find many restaurants, just one I guess, but is the closets beach to the pier. A taxi will cost you 4 pp to going back... More

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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130 reviews 130 reviews
54 attraction reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We had snorkelled the wrecks and seen the turtles from a pleasure boat and decided to try from the beach - not wise.... It's a great beach (although terrible toilets) and we went on a Saturday when the local kids were having swimming lessons which was fun to watch. We snorkelled and two things immediately struck home - 1 the... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
9 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We got the bus from our digs to the main terminus at Bridgetown & simply walked down the road to the beach, nice and easy. If you're thinking about it, stop thinking - just go. This is absolutely one of the most beautiful beaches with white powder soft sand, and crystal clear waters even though the weather wasn't great on... More

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Oakville, Canada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

had a great time at the beach. Water is super clear, and beach is clean. We were there on a day when there was no cruise ship in the port, so the beach was very peaceful. We rented chairs from Dee's for 15 US dollars for the day, and beers were 10 US dollars for 4 banks beers. It was... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We took a taxi from the ship to Carlisle Bay. The place was beautiful but very busy. There were vendors selling snorkling, boat rides, trinkets, beverages, etc. They were not overbearing, but they were there all day. We paid $15 for two chairs and an umbrella. Beer was $25 for 6. It's not this this is a bad place. We... More

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

amazing ! a few ship wrecks and tons of ... sea turtles ! swam with 4 or 5 at once ! a must do - if not you did not really visit the island...

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