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“What a lovely beach” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Sandy Island

Sandy Island
Grenada
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Type: Beaches, Islands, Bodies of Water
Activities: Snorkeling, Sunbathing, Swimming
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Owner description: A small beach island known for its snorkeling.
Columbus, Ohio
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92 reviews 92 reviews
18 attraction reviews
Reviews in 32 cities Reviews in 32 cities
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
“What a lovely beach”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2013

We stopped here while sailing with the Diamant and this beach was fabulous. There is very good snorkeling at one end and the waters are beautiful. There isn't a lot of shade but you can work your way into the middle of the island (note middle meaning 20' from the water) and find shade. It is not busy here at all since it must be accessed by boat. We loved this small little strip of beach!

Visited January 2013
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Carlsbad, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“A small crecent-shaped island of sand”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

Sandy Beach is a beautiful little crecent of sand with excellent snorkeling. The downside is the lack of shade and the sun is intense.

Visited December 2012
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Aberdeen
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60 reviews 60 reviews
19 attraction reviews
Reviews in 24 cities Reviews in 24 cities
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
“Island escape.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

Trully a deserted island that you are more than likely to have all to yourself. Fantastic snorkelling and beautiful beach. Great to spend a morning or an afternoon. Remember to take some snacks, water and be aware there is absolutely no shade. We hired the boatman from the Hardwood Bar at paradise beach to take us out and pick us up a few hours later. I think we paid 80EC ish (£20). A nice day out.

Visited November 2012
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Ketchikan, Alaska
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“deserted island”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

we got dropped off here for a couple of hours! had whole island to ourselves! great snorkeling, make sure you pack water and snack, this is truly a deserted island!

Visited November 2012
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Celerina, Graubunden, Switzerland
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134 reviews 134 reviews
13 attraction reviews
Reviews in 58 cities Reviews in 58 cities
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
“Great spot”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

Take a water taxi off paradise beach, bring your own drinks and enjoy this peaceful deserted little island. Don't forget your snorkelling gear!

Visited November 2012
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