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Address: Basseterre, St. Kitts

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Visited during closed hours, nice and secluded

Having visited (unintentionally) during hours when the restaurant was closed, we were able to nab two lounge chairs and have the beach totally to ourselves for a few hours. We... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Toronto, Canada
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102 reviews 102 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 NEW

The beach is fine, but, it is a bit susceptible to wind, so the blowing sand and moderate waves were a disappointment. Go there on a day when there is not a lot of wind and you will enjoy.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Having visited (unintentionally) during hours when the restaurant was closed, we were able to nab two lounge chairs and have the beach totally to ourselves for a few hours. We weren't able to grab a bite to eat or use the restrooms, but we did enjoy the breathtaking views of Nevis, as it was sunny and cloudless.

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Philadelphia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

We took a taxi from the Marriott and it took approximately 25 minutes to arrive but it's definitely worth the drive. Located on the bay side of the island means that the water is calm, clear, and crystal blue. Bring snorkel gear for fish are everywhere and kids of all ages giggle with delight as they enjoying snorkeling just off... More 

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Naperville, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

About a 20 minute drive from the Marriott. The road is quite an adventure... uphill, downhill, hairpin turns, more potholes than a mine field to dodge around... and if you are lucky... well the monkey crossing sign... means what it says! As for the beach... very nice and safe. Locals and tourists. A couple of places serving food. Great snorkeling... More 

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Oswego, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

I really enjoyed this beach. I came with some friends and we arrived around 10am. The beach wasn't crowded yet, so we were able to rent some chairs under shady trees. By mid-day, the beach was quite crowded. I swam and did some sun bathing. Some friends went jet skiing, and snorkeling. There is a lot to do there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

This place is the place to be on the island! Very busy so come early. Reggae beach club is great with good food! See the monkeys and stop in at St. kitts watersports for fly boarding, jet ski, paddle board, you name it! Safe and professional. Stop down at lion rock for some lion punch. Great time for the whole... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We visited this beach for one day when we stopped at St. Kitts on a cruise. I am glad we made this choice. Taxi wound up being about $14 per person round trip. There were six of us- three like to snorkel, two like to swim, and one likes to lay out on the beach. This beach worked well for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

There were 10 of us who were on the cruise together. We took a cab to Cockleshell Beach and the driver dropped us at Debbie's place. Debbie's wonderful!!! The beach was beautiful and wasn't crowded.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

like the other beaches on the island, this is narrow, back by basic beach bars with limited facilities and run down sun loungers and umbrellas. Younger people may like it, particularly late in the afternoon as the sunsets for a drink or two.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

lovely unspoilt beach with a few beach huts for refreshments. Rest room facilities basic Not packed with cruise passengers which we are, took taxi to beach

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