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Address: St. Thomas
Phone Number: 3407776300
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Hailed as one of the world's most beautiful, this breathtaking bay along...

Hailed as one of the world's most beautiful, this breathtaking bay along St. Thomas' rugged north coast is ideal for swimming and snorkeling with all the conveniences of parking, lifeguards, equipment rental, freshwater showers, restaurants and bars.

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Stunning Beach

Beautiful water, soft sand, snorkeling. We were lucky that cruise ships had not docked that day. Beach attendants are helpful. Facilities such as bathrooms, snack bar, beach... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Acton, Massachusetts
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Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

It was crowded and cramped. After hearing all the hype about Magens Bay I was something disappointed. The drive to and from the Bay was far more enticing than the beach itself.

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Thank HollyJillS
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We arrived to St Thomas on a Carnival Cruise. We went there because I read a review on trip advisor saying that this is one of the top ten beaches of the world. Well... I must say that I visited at least 10 better beaches only in Brazil. Magens Bay is not very clean, it's too crowded and they don't... More 

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Acton, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful water, soft sand, snorkeling. We were lucky that cruise ships had not docked that day. Beach attendants are helpful. Facilities such as bathrooms, snack bar, beach bar, bar service (delivered to you on the beach) and a clothing shop are right there. Fun for couples or families. There is a fee to enter the beach.

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Warren, Michigan
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a very beautiful spot to visit . We found the beach and all the surrounding building to be clean . It is a must see.

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Thank Cosaster
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The beach was beautiful. Everything I imagine in a Caribbean beach. The sand beach was great. The view of the whole bay breath taking. We did snorkel some and did see some fish. We later noticed a bunch of small fish swimming around me. They loved my blue swim shirt I guess. They were really colorful little guys. It was... More 

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We, like some others, looked forward to visiting this beach on our cruise. Unfortunately there were 3 large ships in port that day, and it was hard to find any spot on the beach not on top of anyone else. We ended up way to the left, where the surf was quite rough. We are still glad we visited, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The beach is unreal! So beautiful!!!!!! I love the servers on the beach. They were so sweet and also pretty fast and getting those pain killers out 😜 the food was really good too! Some of the best pizza I've ever had. Cannot wait to go back next year.

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Apple Valley, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

$10 to get in - but that's nothing on vacation. Beautiful wide long beach, sheltered from the trade winds. We were there late January, nice rolling waves but probably even calmer on average. clean beach, clean ocean bottom, nice bar/restaurant with good selection, a little expensive but ok. Good people watching since the cruise tours haul folks here often.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Tip: the further you walk from the entrance, the more space you will find. This beach can be crowded mid-day.

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Beverly, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Sun, sand and blue water; yup, I am in the Caribbean. Could spend hours in the ocean but needed to be visiting with friends on the beach. Would go back.

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