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Crane Beach

Address: Union Hall, Barbados
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Beautiful Barbados Coastal Sightseeing Tour
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Ranked #1 of 2 Attractions in Union Hall
Activities: Swimming
Owner description: Eighty-foot cliffs overlook this beach, making it one of the most...
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Activities: Swimming
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Owner description: Eighty-foot cliffs overlook this beach, making it one of the most beautiful beaches on the island.
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Ambler, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

And beach is a little out-of-the-way on the East Coast of Barbados. It is truly one of the more. The surf is rough and swimming on some days could be a little precarious. However, for pure beauty, it is something to see. You are surrounded by coral cliffs and you can walk over to the beach in front of the... More 

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Naas, Ireland
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25 attraction reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

When we went to Crane Beach, we had very high expectations. Unfortunately, the weather had been very bad for days and the sea was rough and very very high, and the beach covered in seaweeds. I'm sure it will look better at other times, but I can't say it was one of the best beaches in Barbados.

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

This is one of my all time favourite beach! The sand is beautiful and you can get sun beds on the beach. However the main factor is the waves! They are great fun and you always feel safe when the tide is coming in. :)

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Lake Zurich, Illinois
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015 via mobile

We found our way to Crane beach by passing The Crane resort and making a right in the roundabout. You can park on the street in the neighborhood and then walk down to the beach. It is a stunning view and well kept beach. The price of chairs and umbrellas is more here than at the other beaches. The workers... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Gorgeous beach with golden sand and amazing views around. Lovely cliffs surrounding the bright blue ocean. Worth a visit.

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London, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Crane is beautiful! The waves and the beach are stunning and you can spend a really fun day here. The waves are often large and the current is very strong so do take care in the water, but don't let it put you off going here to relax or for a walk along the beach. It's great and you may... More 

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Mississauga, ON
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91 reviews 91 reviews
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61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

This is not the place for a strapless, looser fitting bathing suit! The waves are strong and a suit can be gone in a flash (so to speak!). And this is not where a weak swimmer should go. The water could be quite intimidating as the swells and undertow are strong. Beautiful white sand beach. Park n the lane off... More 

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York, UK
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45 reviews 45 reviews
4 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

White sand, amazing waves and not too busy! Run at sunrise is just fantastic. Stayed at the Crane for 5 days and walked for a couple of miles to the other small - secret bay - whilst the water is low. Go!!!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

One of the best beaches in the World to chill out. Great atmosphere, hotel service on beach and loot overcrowded. Not a swimmers beach as it is more for those who like to body surf or jump up/down in waves.

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

The view was just beautiful, the weather awesome, and the people very friendly. The water was rough at times, but the beach was quiet to sleep.

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