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Address: Maxwell Coast Road, Maxwell, Barbados
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First time for us here, open space, had fun, people great as always and partied till it was time to go home. Maxwell Beach is very close to Oistin and that is a place you do not... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Maxwell Beach is located right outside a number of resorts along the south-west coast of the island and is everything you'd imagine from a beach in the Caribbean; white sand, palm trees, waves lapping at the shore.. until the seaweed washes in and the surf picks up! Hotel staff do their best to clear the seaweed that does wash ashore... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

I can see that this would be a great beach, but during our stay the seaweed was unstoppable. The ocean here did have strong currents and the water was discolored from all the seaweed. The seaweed seemed to clear from Accra beach going westward. I would skip this area and go to the west side beaches until the seaweed subsides.... More 

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Red Deer, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

First time for us here, open space, had fun, people great as always and partied till it was time to go home. Maxwell Beach is very close to Oistin and that is a place you do not miss in Barbados, even your local people will tell you that. Oistin's Friday Fish Fry......FANTASTIC

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The beach was small and the surf was heavy at times. Good for a walk, not so much a swim. We were able to walk quite a way along the beach, where other resorts were. It was quiet with no kiosks along the beach urging you to buy. The weather was perfect

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Although i heard this beach was choppy i didn't quite realise how bad it would be ! If you have little children they literally would not have been able to go in the water its got a very strong current. Unfortunately the seaweed is a big issue - the whole time we were there the water was brown with the... More 

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Paisley, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

as it seems with most beaches now on the island seaweed seems to be causing problems lovely picturesque area tho and.hopefully seaweed can be sorted

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WALES
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

full of seaweed water is far to rough to swim in and not Crystal clear water avoid this beach if you can.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

just like being on a desert island pure white sand ,calm clear water and very private been there twice now would definately go again and again and again try it yourself and see

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

This beach was clean, the sea clear and the waves were good enough to provide fun for diving through or body boarding. During the time we stayed in this area we did have several days when a large quantity of seaweed washed on to the beach but it went away again and the beach was once more lovely. I would... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

The week we happened to go to Barbados, the ocean was brown. Apparently this happens from time to time so you might want to call ahead to see the status. Naturally, the day we left it was turquoise water.....

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Address: Maxwell Coast Road, Maxwell, Barbados
Location: Caribbean  >  Barbados  >  Christ Church Parish  >  Maxwell

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