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“A Day at The Beach in St. Jean” 5 of 5 stars
Review of St. Jean Beach

St. Jean Beach
St. Jean, St Barthelemy
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Ranked #1 of 1 attractions in St. Jean
Type: Beaches
Activities: Swimming
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Owner description: The island's most popular beach, best known for its white sand beaches and calm waters perfect for swimming and sailing.
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17 reviews 17 reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
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“A Day at The Beach in St. Jean”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

This unique beach located just across the street from the airport is a must see. Planes take off and land literally over the beach. Be the 1st to welcome the new arrivals as they fly over your head as you swim in the crystal cleat waters !

Visited June 2013
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Palm Beach, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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“St. Jean beach”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

St. Jean beach is gorgeous. It is beautiful, calm and truly just a perfect beach. It is pretty crazy watching the planes come and go, while barely touching the sand and water. yikes! From our time there, we immediately saw that bc of the calm waters, it is probably the most family friendly beach. We spent most of our time at other beaches, however this one is definitely a must see.

Visited October 2012
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Dallas, Texas
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“White sand, turquoise water & planes”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

Beach is beautiful. Really enjoyed The beach bar at Tom Hotel. Had a great time meeting new people and enjoying the warm Caribbean sun. Water is translucent, and the perfect temperature in June,

Visited June 2013
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“Paradice”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Smooth Waves and few people make this beach one of the best. Good place to see the occasional plane take off as well.

Visited May 2013
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Miami, Florida, United States
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“There aren't enough words.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

I've been to St Maarten-St Martin and Turks and Caicos and i've never seen a beach like this. Frankly you could spend the rest of your life trying to top this beach and you might never accomplish it.

Mountains surround it, the small airport is on the left you can see the small planes land and take off. Nikki beach (on the left) plays music, Palms aligned at the end of the sand provide shade when needed. The beautiful Eden Roc built on a tiny island (separating the two beaches) seems to float on the beautiful St. Barth's waters. This is a must.

Visited November 2012
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