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Carlisle Bay

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Address: Bridgetown, Barbados
Phone Number: 12464362885
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This bay is best known for its calm, sheltered waters, perfect for swimming...

This bay is best known for its calm, sheltered waters, perfect for swimming and scuba diving.

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Carlisle Bay home to Pebbles & Brownes Beach

Carlisle Bay is where you will find lots of locals intermingled with visitors spread out on two of the Islands most popular Beaches - Pebbles & Brownes Beach. From as early as 5am... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Rosina V
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Bridgetown, Saint Michael, Barbados
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Bridgetown, Saint Michael, Barbados
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Carlisle Bay is where you will find lots of locals intermingled with visitors spread out on two of the Islands most popular Beaches - Pebbles & Brownes Beach. From as early as 5am to as late as 8pm, beach lovers, including families, cascade onto this majestic stretch of sand upon which the Radisson Hotel is the separator of two of... More 

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Bridgetown, Barbados
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

having visited Carlisle bay over 10 years today was upset my bag had been stolen, not that I had anything of real value, I went to report it to a beach ranger, only to be rudely insulted by a big woman in tight jeans, who had been sitting at this table for four hours with the beach ranger and an... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful beach,crystal clear water! They charge you $20 for lounge chair and umbrella to rent! The bucket of beers are small beers

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Thank Cschuch
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Barbados Sept 2016, we spent a few days on the stunning beach with friends that we made on the island, fantastic crystal blue sea & white sand, also the bar is good...Pirate's Cove...cheap beers!!

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Thank Katie D
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous beach with powder white sand, great snorkelling opportunities straight from the beach and fun beach bars. One of our favourite beaches in Barbados! Note - we went at a quiet time but when the cruise ships are in and the beach overcrowded this might be a very different review!

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Hampshire England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the favorite beach of all the ones that we visited, lovely wide soft sand, crystal clear water, no big waves, soft slope into the water. Watch out for a guy called Casper in the small bar next to Copacabanas, he has a sign up saying 4 beers for $10, and when he has taken the tops off the... More 

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Christ Church Parish, Barbados
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Carlisle bay is a great visitor spot on the island if you want a nice beach with crystal clear water and white sands this is the place for you, it's nice and relaxing and you can also dive the sunken ships in the area the latest addition being Hmbs Trident.

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Thank Thrilogy
Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Carlisle bay is postcard view of a Caribbean beach. It shows emerald waters; this is where the catamaran cruises bring the tourists to swim with the turtles and to dive in the shipwrecks. Beautiful warm waters of Barbados. Another "must stop" for all visitors.

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Wroclaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For me the middle part of the beach ( Bayshore Beach) was the best in the whole Barbados. Water is very calm, warm, and clean. Fishes are swimming between your legs. You can easily see the bottom & snorkling there even few meters from the beach. Beach is very clean, with soft sand. More people stay on a part with... More 

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Virginia Water, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Often overlooked but used by locals because it is so amazing. The best white sand you will see. Chill. Plenty of bars. And the water and snorkelling are all 10/10. Yah-man!

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