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Address: Anse de Grande Saline | Chef Enrico Manzini, 3386719373, St. Barthelemy
Phone Number: ++ 3386719373

Watch out prudes, this beach is not for the shy: nude sunbathing is the...

Watch out prudes, this beach is not for the shy: nude sunbathing is the norm at this beach.

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The beach is a quick walk from the car park (under 5 mins). It's a beautiful beach with carribean blue waters, the sand is gradual enough to hang out in the water, and the waves... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
New York City, New York

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New York City, New York
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444 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach is a quick walk from the car park (under 5 mins). It's a beautiful beach with carribean blue waters, the sand is gradual enough to hang out in the water, and the waves gentle enough to enjoy without spilling your adult beverage. We were there early November and it wasn't crowded. There are quieter areas to each side... More 

Thank Skych8ser
Los Angeles
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fine beach, but you must be prepared for 2 things: 1) The path to the beach is steep and rocky; 2) Their is little or no shade on the beach. Be sure to watch for the tortoises as you walk to and from the beach.

Thank Arnie310
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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101 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like more beaches on St Barth, you have to walk a little bit to get to the beach but that only adds to the charm. It is quiet, it's clean, it's perfect sand and blue ocean and no one seems to care if people strip naked. A lovely place to hang out for half a day (don't get burned) and... More 

Thank larissakorporaal
Atlanta, Georgia
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169 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were recommended this beach by some friends and it lived up to the expectation. It is a bit of a walk to get to the beach, but most beaches are that way. It is small and secluded, but so gorgeous. The water is so clean and crisp with enough waves to make is truly fun. It was a decent... More 

Thank ttbryan1
Columbus, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

Such a nice hidden gem in the island. It was very wavy when we visited but it should be beautiful no matter when you go

Los Angeles, California
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61 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

Beautiful sand, more waves than other beaches...no amenities so pack everything with you before you arrive!!

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Dallas, Texas
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63 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Our favorite beach. White sand, wonderful breeze, and very quiet. Hardly anyone else was there. The walk to it was the only negative (~.25km). But the view and water totally made up for it.

Thank Will M
Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016

I recommend this beach along with Governor's Beach to be the nicest on the island. Was there last week and thoroughly enjoyed it along with 3 other couples. We lost a Go Pro camera on the beach so if you should find it , please let me know. Bring a cooler and some chairs and enjoy the scenery. Don't miss... More 

Thank toddmh1964
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

This was a gorgeous beach. My husband and I wanted to explore the island and leave our hotel for the day and rightfully so all the locals suggested saline beach. You must travel here by car, unless you come by boat. Nice big parking lot but then you must walk about 5-10 minutes to get to the beach down a... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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147 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

Easily the best beach on St. Barts. Out of the way, quiet, peaceful, with the feeling of a remote private island. I've only been here in the summer months, but at those times I've never seen more than a dozen or so people on this very long beach. Yes, there are nudists, but everybody is spread out so far you... More 

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