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Address: St Barthelemy
Activities: Swimming, People-watching
Description: Some sand, some surf, some sun, some shade: this beach has all the...
Some sand, some surf, some sun, some shade: this beach has all the ingredients for a good time.
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One of the best beaches in the world

My favorite beach ever. A spot to make as home for a week or so. Peace and Serenity. Always perfect for a walk, bakery a short hop away, as well as a trail to Colombier Beach... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 9, 2015
mpm55
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Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

My favorite beach ever. A spot to make as home for a week or so. Peace and Serenity. Always perfect for a walk, bakery a short hop away, as well as a trail to Colombier Beach. Can't say enough.

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Knoxville, TN
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189 reviews 189 reviews
55 attraction reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This beach is a wonderful beach with both boutique hotels and some smaller villas lining it. Because of this, there are usually more folks enjoying the sand. But, it is wonderful sitting there and enjoying the view of the smaller islands out front. Parking is street-side and is sometimes hard to come by.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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219 reviews 219 reviews
69 attraction reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

Great beach. Wide and long. Crystal clear water. One of my favorite 3 beaches on the island. Definitely a must visit when you come to the island.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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180 reviews 180 reviews
47 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Great beach for an early morning walk before the sun is fully up. Not much cover unless you're staying at the spa so a bit hot midday day. Great fun swimming in the waves

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Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
11 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Anse de Flamands is a great beach, it's very long and wide and has decent waves to liven up a swim. The far end from the road down to it has villa rentals and easy parking on the road, the end nearest the road down is harder tp park for and has the oh so stylish Isle De France Hotel... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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68 reviews 68 reviews
27 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Probably the easiest beach to get to as far as available parking. The waves were rough when we were there not sure if that is normal or it was a rough day.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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186 reviews 186 reviews
10 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

More developed than the others, but a beautiful stretch of sand with a hotel for lunch at one end. I loved this beach for walking.

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Miami, Florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

Picture perfect for taking photos and taking in the rays. Beautiful stretch of coastline. Not much shade so be sure to take your sun screen and a larger hat to protect you from the sun. Best visiting in the late afternoon, stunning sun sets.

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Clarkston, Michigan
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67 reviews 67 reviews
22 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Great beach with perfect swimming. Beautiful homes line the shore. The view up the cost towards Colombier is breathtaking. Very peaceful.

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Miami, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

We stayed a 3 minute drive away at Auberge de Terre Neuve, and had an ocean view of the beach. The sun was a little strong and we were a little red from Gouverneur Beach the day before, so we just walked it. The beach is wide and the white sands make it perfect for long walks. The surf was... More 

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