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Tobacco Bay

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Address: # 1 Coot Pond Road, St. George GE 03, Bermuda
Phone Number: +1 441-705-7263
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Tue - Wed 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thu - Mon 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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2016 Certificate of Excellence Winner & voted as the #1 Visitor...

2016 Certificate of Excellence Winner & voted as the #1 Visitor Attraction in Bermuda, Tobacco Bay's pristine beauty is only rivaled by her impressive cultural, historical, ecological and economic impact on Bermuda since 1609. Uncover the understated significance this local treasure has played in helping America during crucial periods via the infamous GunPowder Plot, timely Tobacco trade and shipping of survival goods to Virginia via the Deliverance. Truly a bucket list on any visit to Bermuda, Tobacco Bay, operated by a new local company of tourism professionals, Beach Boys Ltd., takes pride in executing a fun, attentive, friendly, full service concession year round, day into the early evening. With the aim of adding value, cool choices and quality to the Tobacco Bay experience now offering: - Full Facilities including showers, lockers, universal access washrooms and change rooms - Complimentary wifi to stay connected - Live local art performances, workshops and demos daily - Beach bar with signature cocktails and daily specialities - Beach bar cafe open daily with tasty, quick and fresh food - Fully serviced beach providing sun loungers and fun water sports including world class snorkeling, paddle boarding, kayaking, underwater Seadoos - Sunset performances with reggae band every Monday & Thursday evening - Bonfire performances with acoustic guitar and full reggae band Friday & Saturday evenings - Sunday Beach Parties showcasing the island's top DJs and promoters - Sunday noon Primal Beach Flow classes, mixing martial arts, yoga and natural movement - Beach Bus Party Shuttles from Paget, Hamilton and Aquarium, every Saturday/Sunday - Area tours by mountain bike, motorbike and walking through nearby attractions, The Unfinished Church, Gates Bay, Fort St.Catherine, Achilles Bay and more - * NEW THIS SUMMER * All Day, All Inclusive, Island Tours to Tobacco Bay! -- Round Trip from Dockyard every morning at port debarking area -- Return from Tobacco Bay every afternoon in time for dinner -- Tour through Horseshoe Bay, Tucker's Town, Swizzle Inn & UNESCO St.George's -- Signature cocktail and souvenir cup on arrival with discount refills -- Lunch - any menu item -- Water sports - any menu item -- Sun lounger w/ beverage table -- Chance at Daily Enter to Win Prizes Tickets available at the Island Tour Centre in Dockyard and Visitor Information Centre

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Lively beach in summer

We have seen this beach earlier in the year when it was full of activity. Nice bay with secluded white sand beach. Music and food and drink make it a happening place. In November... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Henry5835
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Hamilton, Canada
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Hamilton, Canada
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have seen this beach earlier in the year when it was full of activity. Nice bay with secluded white sand beach. Music and food and drink make it a happening place. In November it was still open but few people as swimming is really out of season. Beautiful place to visit, relax talk to the locals or tourists.

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Concord, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Tobacco Bay continues to be a stunning destination. Make an effort to catch a sunset here. For the first time in years facilities were open during low season with a bar and beach equipment for rent. Free wi-fi also available.

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Thank RedmooseNH
Hbg
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Tobacco Beach is a small but beautiful beach. The workers were kind enough to walk to their house and get our friend some antacid. THANK YOU FOR YOUR KINDNESS! We went for a looong walk to glass beach and that was a disappointment. Save your time and have another drink at Tobacco Bay. :)

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Thank LadyJane381
Haifa, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visit this wonderful Bay this Summer. Little fare way from the city center, but you can take a Taxi.Nice blue hot Recommend visit.

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Hamden, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were here off season, did not want to swim in the cold water. Beautiful beach with a snack bar. Within walking distance from the center of St. George.

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Thank James M
TobaccoBayMgmt, Public Relations Manager at Tobacco Bay, responded to this review

Dear James M, Thanks so much for stoping by and exploring at Tobacco Bay! We are happy to know that you enjoyed your visit and hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards, Courtney More 

New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great day at Tobacco Bay. We were staying nearby in Hamilton parish and wanted to go snorkeling without traveling all the way 45 min-hour to Southhampton. Our hotel recommended Tobacco Bay and we had a great time. We rented beach chairs and an umbrella. Water was warm and clear!

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Thank Victoria K
TobaccoBayMgmt, Public Relations Manager at Tobacco Bay, responded to this review

Dear Victoria K, Thanks so much for joining us at Tobacco Bay! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your day with us and hope to see you back in St. George's again soon! Kind regards, Courtney More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful bay close to St. George - 10 min walk! Nice bar, nice beach - great place to hang out in the sun!

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Thank deethedee
TobaccoBayMgmt, Public Relations Manager at Tobacco Bay, responded to this review

Dear deethedee, Thanks for catching some sun with us at Tobacco Bay! We look forward to welcoming you back gain soon! Kind regards, Courtney More 

Moscow, Russia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

Nice but pretty shallow. Great for children, but if you are a good swimmer you'd better go to the next beach - near the fort.

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Thank OlgaIvenskaya
TobaccoBayMgmt, Public Relations Manager at Tobacco Bay, responded to this review

Dear OlgaIvenskaya, Thank you for taking the time out to share your review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time at Tobacco Bay & the East End beaches. We hope to have you back gain soon! Kind regards, Courtney More 

Bangor, Maine
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

Well protected cove, great for snorkeling. Music too Obtrusive. Snorkeling gear for rent, cold drinks available, lounge chairs and umbrellas

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Thank caribebob
TobaccoBayMgmt, Public Relations Manager at Tobacco Bay, responded to this review

Dear caribebob, Thanks so much for sharing your review. We have made note of you concerns regarding our music volume and will share with management. We hope that you will try us again soon. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind regards, Courtney More 

New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

A lot of loud young college kids and prices you wouldn't believe for a simple chair rental. For the record - I am only 28 and even I found it distasteful with horrible snorkelling.

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Thank SamanthaBfromNYC
TobaccoBayMgmt, Public Relations Manager at Tobacco Bay, responded to this review

Dear SamanthaBfromNYC, Thank you for taking the time out to share your review. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your experience with us, like many others have. We are known for having a family friendly environment and we pride ourselves by being able to accommodate all guests (of all ages) comfortably. We hope that you will... More 

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