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Anse des Flamands

St Barthelemy
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Type: Beaches, Outdoors
Activities: Swimming, People-watching
Owner description: Some sand, some surf, some sun, some shade: this beach has all the ingredients for a good time.
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Type: Beaches, Outdoors
Activities: Swimming, People-watching
Owner description: Some sand, some surf, some sun, some shade: this beach has all the ingredients for a good time.
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English first
Knoxville, TN
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167 reviews 167 reviews
52 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014 NEW

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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208 reviews 208 reviews
66 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 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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162 reviews 162 reviews
46 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 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
71 reviews 71 reviews
8 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 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
45 helpful votes 45 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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167 reviews 167 reviews
10 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 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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56 reviews 56 reviews
20 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 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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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

A great beach for swimming and burning your skin to a crisp! A wonderful stretch of white sand. Better to visit at 5PM-6PM. Even early in the morning the sun is a killer.

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