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Gorgeous bay for watersports and relaxing

Protected by a large reef a few hundred yards offshore, you can almost walk out to the reef and not be over waist deep. This is a nature preserve as well so you'll see turtles... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
svletas
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Jackson, Wyoming
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Antigua and Barbuda
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location on the island. Shallow to deep water, and back again before the reef. Walk to near by restaurants. Snorkel on clear days , otherwise, choose another location because need more water to find fish!

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Thank Eliz102
Illinois
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39 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is hit or miss to find parking for this beach. Once you get there, the water is too high to have a chair on the beach or a towel. My impression is that you go there to rent items to use in the water. We left ,since that was not in our plans.

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Thank Andralo
Geneva, Switzerland
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21 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

We spent a very relaxing day at this very quiet, beautiful beach. While the beach itself is a little small there is a huge area of shallow, calm, clear water perfect for swimming and floating. The views out towards the sea are beautiful and the beach itself has a couple of cute little restaurants/bars with (reasonably priced) lounge chairs and... More 

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Thank TPGVA P
Jersey, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

Well in fact it was so small we couldn't sit on it! Don't bother. There are some beach bar properties which you can sit at, but they face east.

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Thank HBJ123
Calgary, Canada
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20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

White sand, warm waters and stunning views. Absolutely stop here on your visit. You can't help but be in aw and relaxed.

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2 Thank Lindsey W
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Wonderfully protected ocean cove. Sports 4+ restaurants and several hotel/residence properties. Beautiful. Learn to kite sale at Le Sereno or just watch from one of the ocean side eateries. Beautiful.

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1 Thank AJPM72
New York City, New York
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30 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

The first day we went into the water my husband stepped on a sea urchin and that pretty much ruined the rest of our vacation. Be very careful especially if you have children. It was very painful and the medical care isn't the best here. Lots of seaweed in the water as well. Not the nicest beach on the island... More 

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1 Thank margie m
Jackson, Wyoming
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151 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Protected by a large reef a few hundred yards offshore, you can almost walk out to the reef and not be over waist deep. This is a nature preserve as well so you'll see turtles, rays, and a variety of fish. Perfect place for windsurfing, kite surfing (lessons available) stand up paddle boarding, snorkeling, hanging out. Le Sereno, our favorite... More 

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1 Thank svletas
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Shallow as far as the eye can see! Great for a calm swim, kayaking, paddle boarding, wind surfing...saw a good bit of turtles but the water was a bit to calm and shallow for my preference.

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Thank LaserEyez
Toronto, Canada
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121 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

This is a great beach i stumbled upon while doing my own driving tour of the island. It is a cool, quiet little spot that has a few restaurant/bars. There are some beech chairs available for rent but there is nothing wrong with setting up a towel. There looked to be water sports and lessons as well as sea-doo rentals

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