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“Lovely Beach” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Xanadu Beach

Xanadu Beach
Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
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Ranked #36 of 59 things to do in Freeport
Activities: Parasailing, Volleyball (outdoor), Swimming
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Owner description: This beach is best known for its water sports and lounging areas, making it a popular tourist destination.
Wilmington, Massachusetts
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45 reviews 45 reviews
20 attraction reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
“Lovely Beach”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

Nice clean Beach with warm white sand. Beach is free and the water is wonderful If you are looking for a beach that is not crowded this is one of the many available to you in Freeport

Visited February 2013
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Tampa, Florida, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Beautiful Beach”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

The resort by the beach is closed so the beach is very empty. There is some public parking nearby and the water is beautiful and clear. Very shallow and calm.

Visited September 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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“The softest sand, the clearest water”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

Just behind the Xanadu Hotel( look at the top floor of the Hotel's small towerto see where Howard Hughes used to live, with all the windows painted black, to keep out the sunlight).

This sand is unbelievably soft. The water is perfectly clear, so you can see fish swimming right up to you.

Visited November 2011
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DC Metro
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“DIRTY”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

Not what I wanted to see in the Bahamas. I think because this is one of the most visited beaches the trash was unbelivale. It was hard to see the beach for the trash.

Visited July 2012
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Venice, Florida
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“Lots of trash”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2012

We were amazed at how many broken beer bottles...were there and how trashed the parking lot and beach were overall. Boo hoo as it looked like a pretty beach if you did not focus on all the trash around it!

Visited May 2012
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