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Address: St Barthelemy
Activities: Sunbathing, Swimming
Description: You won't find crowds at this beautiful beach, but you won't find shade...
You won't find crowds at this beautiful beach, but you won't find shade either, so bring an umbrella.
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less windy than saline

Stunning views, beautiful beach doesn't disappoint. Seems to have less parking than saline beach. Don't miss this while you're on the island.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
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nikitta28
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Stunning views, beautiful beach doesn't disappoint. Seems to have less parking than saline beach. Don't miss this while you're on the island.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Everything was closed when I was there. We took a tour with cabbie, he was not knowledgable of the Island, so we didn't have the greatest trip. Enjoyed the ferry Ride, this was several years ago in September. Would like to go again.

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

This beach is the middle ground between Colombier and Saline. Columbier has better snorkeling and Saline has better waves for body surfing. None have amenities. Steep sand, water drop off here.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

The beach was so nice. The water was crystal clear and sand was soft. The surf was a bit rough the day went came but otherwise definitely worth the trip.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Gouverneur and La Saline are the two best beaches and close to each other. This beach has easy parking and beautiful white sand. The water is spectacular and there are no terrible rocks. Saw a couple of celebrities to boot. We can't wait to return.

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Belvidere, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Nice beach and easy to get to. Great snorkeling on the day we visited. Very quite this day too. Some awesome views on the drive down to the beach as well. Plenty of parking and easy access.

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Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

This was a gorgeous beach. There's ample parking in the lot just before the beach. Signs indicate that there's no ash trays on the beach and request you use the soda cans if you are smoking to put your cigarette butts in and keep the beach clean. As many have stated before, there are no services here -- no food... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

The day I been there, the water was not so transparent... Too much plant in the water. Probably it is better during sone other times of the year.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Gouverneur's is an amazing beach that is a short drive from the airport. I could not believe that this was my second visit to the island and i had no idea of how beautiful some of its landscape and beaches really were. The drive there is nice and gives a whole new perspective to the island. The beech was not... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I personally love this beach on my trip! It was very private beach where it was open and you were able to relax in a wide open space with soft sand! I enjoyed swimming and basking in the warm and comfortable sand. Would go again!

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Address: St Barthelemy
Location: Caribbean  >  St Barthelemy

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