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Address: Tortola
Activities: Snorkeling, Swimming
Description: An exceptional bay and beach area on Tortola's north shore, which is...
An exceptional bay and beach area on Tortola's north shore, which is protected by boulder-strewn barrier reefs, making this stretch of water popular for swimming and snorkeling.
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Looks nice

We only passed through to let people visiting the beach get off the bus/taxi but it looked nice it had golden sand and was a quiet beach, it had what looked like a nice clean... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

We only passed through to let people visiting the beach get off the bus/taxi but it looked nice it had golden sand and was a quiet beach, it had what looked like a nice clean restaurant, it looked worth a visit

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Madoc, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Brewers Bay is not a packed beach, it is a lovely snorkeling and relaxing beach. There are two bars at each end of the beach, they sell good drinks and food. The sand on the beach is soft and white, there is sometimes small waves at one end which are good to body surf or practice with a longboard. Brewers... More 

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Summerside, Canada
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50 reviews 50 reviews
8 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

The sun was shining, the sand was soft, and the birds were chirping. It was a nice day. They only have the one bar/canteen and it was not very clean but it served its purpose. Fun drive to get to the beach, overall it was a nice day. A lttle disappointed with the snorkleing.

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Peterborough, New Hampshire
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Brewers had great snorkeling, reef is not too far off shore and is sheltered so easy for beginners. The approach driving into Brewers from the mountains is breathtaking as you look down on it. Brewers has plenty of shade and there's a places at both ends of the beach to get drinks and snacks. You can also rent lounge chairs... More 

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maryland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

We were supposed to go to Virgin Gorda for the day to snorkel at Maho Bay. When we got to the ferry we realized our plans weren't going to work out. We walked over to the airport and gave the driver a few different locations we wanted to go - he immediately said - go to Brewers Bay! There was... More 

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Trumbull, CT
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

This is our favorite beach on Tortola. However it has been discovered by the cruise ships and gets pretty crowded on some days. The beach is white sand. The water is usually clear. There is a long reef running along the left edge that is easily accessible from the beach, and that extends well out into the bay. Excellent snorkeling.... More 

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London
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32 reviews 32 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Great jungle off the beaten track location with terrific beach and a couple of good bars. Way less developed and authentic than Cane Garden bay. Worth a visit.

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Parsippany, New Jersey
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40 reviews 40 reviews
10 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

When the cruise ships flood Cane Garden Bay with people, drive a bit further along the coast and come here. Chairs rentals available. Bathrooms. Good bar as well. We didn't have any food, so can't rate that, but it was available. The views can't be beat.

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Rochester, New York
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

My wife and I arrived around 3pm. There were 3 cruise ships docked in Road Town - only 10 people on the beach. By 5 pm everyone, except us, had left. Beautiful quiet beach.

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Maryland Heights, Missouri
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60 reviews 60 reviews
18 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Brewers Bay is fantastic. A great place to swim/sun and enjoy one of the prettiest spots on Tortola. Uncrowded when we visited, and close to where we stayed, it was our go to beach several times on our vacation.

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