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Lunch and Snorkel Sail in Barbados

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A week in Barbados before cruising

We were greeted by a very nice man who showed to some seats with umbrellas under Palm tree with blue sea we were looked after like gold he even got us a meal from his mum they... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2015
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worcester.england
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worcester.england
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

We were greeted by a very nice man who showed to some seats with umbrellas under Palm tree with blue sea we were looked after like gold he even got us a meal from his mum they live very use the beach the food wS first class and reasonably priced . They had a storm two weeks ago and this... More 

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Meriden, Connecticut
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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We went here with another couple from our ship. The cab was great and arranged someone to get chairs (for a charge of $20 for 2) in a shaded area and a pickup time to return to the cruise ship. There are people that will deliver buckets of beer or food too. The beach was very good and not too... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

great for walking and chilling. Hotels and restaurants dotted about so plenty of food. Great watersports available or just take in the rays ....

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Burbank, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We just stayed for a few hours from a cruise. After doing some research we decided on Paynes. We sat on the beach, snorkeled then walked around. We were both very impressed with the location and beach.

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Newport, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

A generally quieter beach than most which has the advantage of being on the Caribbean side of Barbados. It is safe to swim but need to be aware of jet skis and if snorkeling to see the turtles you need to avoid the catamarans that frequent the bay.

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

A lovely beach, not too busy. One of the best west coast beaches. Could do with a couple more beach bars for drinks and food.

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Batley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

The perfect beach on the west coast. Not heavily populated beautiful views and perfect sea tide and wide sands for family. We went with our 7mth baby and struggled along the west coast to find a calm and wide but shady beach. Paynes bay was IT. Good times.

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Knoxville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Such fun to swim out to the sailboats just off shore and see all the wild Hawk's Bill tortoises in the crystal clear waters. It is almost a surreal experience seeing these gentle creatures in their native habitat.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Small and perfectly formed - gently sloping and we had a fabulous boat trip down the coast on a small catamaran - really quite thrilling!

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Stamford UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Probably even better than that at Sandy Lane. Such clear water, even after high tide ( which got pretty close to the beachside properties in mid January!)

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