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Carlisle Bay

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Address: Bridgetown, Barbados
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12464362885
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Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 am
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 am
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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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$87.00*
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Lunch and Snorkel Sail in Barbados
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$55.00*
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Barbados Turtle Feed and Swim Tour
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Barbados Island and Beach Tour

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Beautiful Beach

Carlisle Bay has got everything, white sandy beach, clear blue waters, plenty of sun beds and parasols, bars, restaurants, toilets, outside showers and snorkelling. If you don't... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Carlisle Bay has got everything, white sandy beach, clear blue waters, plenty of sun beds and parasols, bars, restaurants, toilets, outside showers and snorkelling. If you don't want any of this, both ends of the bay is just a beach.

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

If you are arriving on Barbados by cruise ship this is an easy 30 minute walk from the pier. Just get a map at the tourist information center at the pier and ask for directions. When you enter the beach you will be approached to join tours, buy merchandise from vendors, and secure beach chairs and an umbrella. We got... More 

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Thank Kris1230
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a lovely beach with clear waters to paddle in. We used the free shuttle to the beach from Savannah beach stopping just in front cococabana bar and restaurant.

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Thank Buck200
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The beach is amazing, typical Caribbean views, BUT be aware with the guys on it: they try to sell you an excursion and in our case we pay 15$ for being conned. The promise you to see plenty turtles and you will just see one poor overwhelmed turtle after two hours swimming with lots of people concentrated in the same... More 

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Thank Paula P
Brighton, UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful beach with white sand and clear, calm waters that are perfect for swimming and snorkelling.

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Thank GemBright_UK
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Breathtaking views, picture perfect beach. Clearest waters you have ever seen. A must see for any visitor.

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Thank Alana H
Esex
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Simply a beautiful beach especially when you avoid beach bars etc Empty and clear blue sea Accessed simply by buses

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Thank Pinkjules_8
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful beach,sun beds and parasols plenty of.Very safe as I went on my own to the beach while my husband went diving.

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Thank lynnperkins1
Tampere, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to visit shipwrecks straight from the beach. Due to mild waves it is easy for an adequate swimmer to snorkel from the beach and visit couple of wrecks and a turtle-spot. Just look where the catamarans are dropping their snorkelers. Beach wasn't too crowded at least in April so you can find a spot of your own for... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Got the bus from Worthing and spend a couple of hours sunbathing and snorkling. Lovely relaxing time without crowds. Walked back to road through nearby hotel serving food and drinks and accessible beach shower.

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