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Carlisle Bay

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Address: Bridgetown, Barbados
Phone Number:
12464362885
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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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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$55.00*
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Barbados Turtle Feed and Swim Tour
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$86.99*
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Lunch and Snorkel Sail in Barbados
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Barbados Island and Beach Tour

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Nice beach

Large white sand beach with beautiful clear, turquoise water that was not overcrowded. Chairs and umbrellas are available for rent ($10 I believe)

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Ottawa, Canada
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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Large white sand beach with beautiful clear, turquoise water that was not overcrowded. Chairs and umbrellas are available for rent ($10 I believe)

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CARDIFF
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spent the last day of our month long cruise on this beach, what a great relaxing way to spend it. White sands, blue sea and a bar to get out drinks...heaven.... if you have chance to visit do so. Plenty of bars and restaurants nearby. A chance to swim with turtles as well.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Carlisle beach is for me the best beach on the island. There is always a spot with sunbeds and an umbrella for a nominal fee and the water is beautiful crystal clear turquoise. The sand is powdery white which means it does not get hot under the blazing sun and is very comfortable to walk on barefoot. There are countless... More 

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Bridgetown, Barbados
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I live close to this beach, and I think out of all the beach on the island this stretch is the best! The water is so clear and calm. There are lots of areas for snorkeling with the turtles and there are a few bars/restaurants where you can lounge the whole day

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Southwest Oklahoma
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice bay, but very cluttered. This could be a great bay if it wasn't for three things: 1. With the Barbados Yacht Club located on the south side of the bay, there are always too many sailboats which give it more of a harbor feel. 2. There are constantly cargo/container ships parked just of the coast. These ships sometimes stay... More 

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surrey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The boatyard was great value! You pay a certain amount which you could use on food and drink and you get beds and have entertainment and can go swimming the turtles.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Beach is beautiful white sand turquoise ocean lovely warm water to go swimming loved it !! Escalation desk just on the beach jetskis are really cheap Will definitely visit again !!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This beautiful sandy beach is located alongside Barbados' capital, Bridgetown. The water is beautiful and clear, with fish, coral and plenty of green turtles. It's a nice spot for snorkelling from the beach, although be cautious of boats as lots of companies bring boats here for snorkelling trips.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been to Barbados many times, so we knew which beach we wanted to visit. We arrived by cruise ship, but had 2 days. On day 2 we hopped a taxi and asked to go to Carlisle Bay. We were dropped off at a bar that opens right onto the sand. It was fantastic... we had a source of... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Brilliant beach and bay lovely day out and doing as little as possible is very tiring but so amazing

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