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Address: French St Maarten, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Love this beach!

The sand here is larger granules and very soft. It doesn't stick to you like most other "white" sand beaches. The snorkeling is great and there is a swim through to the far right... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The sand here is larger granules and very soft. It doesn't stick to you like most other "white" sand beaches. The snorkeling is great and there is a swim through to the far right side. Worth it...you find your own deserted piece of beach. This is my favorite beach. There is food and a bar but the chairs do cost... More 

Thank DeeMCausey
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love this beach, difficult to find the first time but worth the time to find it. Very serene and not fussy. You can truly relax and enjoy yourself. Venus, one of the young men that greets you in the parking lot to rent an umbrella and chairs for $15 if you wish is a nice guy and will get... More 

Thank Cory C
New York
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I found this place was mention on Trip Advisor as unvisited and decided to try it - it was excellent - nice clean beach located on french side 5 minutes from Marigot without ton of people seating on the head of each other. Water very clean, there are some waves but not crazy. You can snorkel there as well. You... More 

Thank lbelchikov
Frankfort, Illinois, United States
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81 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited about 10 beaches over the course of two visits and they were all beautiful and fun. This one, however, is a must visit! Not too crowded, soft sand, blue water, great waves and a reef to explore. It's not too big but it is like a little paradise. Go there!

Thank Bill K
Winter Garden, Florida
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34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

The French beaches are far superior - but this is the best one. There is plenty of room and - for photographers - this is one of the best (top 5) on the island for getting great photographs.

Thank Todd G
Polk City, Florida, United States
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10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

Great beach next to excellent snorkel area . This beach has waves and you can body surf . Some rocky areas a few spots that are smooth. Beach rental umbrella and chairs . They also have a beach bar with cold coctails and food. Very chill realaxing beautiful beach .. I will be back

Thank Angela C
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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209 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

Beautiful hidden beach at the French dide of SXM. Amazing scenery with clear shallow waters. Unique rocky shore gives a beautiful accent to this spot. Mandatory chair and umbrella for sun protection. Great advantage having the friends from Chez Raymond walking all over the place getting drink and food orders.

Thank ingedino
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

If you visit Saint Martin you should go to Baie Rouge, it is beautiful. Only a handful of people were there today and it was as picturesque as any Caribbean beach could ever be. We swam to 2 secluded beaches that were amazing.

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Royal Palm Beach, Florida
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Found this beach from trip advisor reviews. We rented a car from the cruise port and drove about 1/2 hour to the beach. Very quiet, gorgeous aqua water. We are from Florida and enjoyed the rocky sea side which is a contrast to what we usually see. I highly recommend this beach! There were people there selling lounge chairs and... More 

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Washington, DC
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101 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Despite the initial ramshackle like feel to this beach, it is our favorite. The reason is the snorkeling. Enter the water at the far right of the beach, around the rocks. Fish are almost immediately visible: we saw some silver angel fish right away. If you go around the first bend, you will see a wonderful beach, and then an... More 

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