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Long Bay Beach

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Address: Tortola
Phone Number: 8662373491
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A perfect getaway for a day, this charming, half-mile strip of soft white...

A perfect getaway for a day, this charming, half-mile strip of soft white sand is isolated and rarely visited since it is accessible only by a small dirt road.

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Well worth the drive to get here, and loved the fact that our private tour guide drove us to this private beach only few people there. Felt like our own family private beach all... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
pngocduong1
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San Jose, California

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Bend, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a visit to this beautiful beach on our way to Smugglers Bay. Pretty quiet and a few nice restaurants to enjoy a breakfast, lunch or dinner. We didn't go snorkeling but it looked like the areas around the rocks would be a potentially good spot.

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San Jose, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth the drive to get here, and loved the fact that our private tour guide drove us to this private beach only few people there. Felt like our own family private beach all to ourselves. We also enjoyed a wonderful oceanfront lunch at one of the restaurants with beachfront views and Clean bathrooms too. 5 stars all the way.

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Thank pngocduong1
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having read the reviews about this beautiful beach I just wanted to pass on some info in case people are worried about the "huge rocks"... Ok, so in front of the hotel the beach slopes into the water with no issues. Go to your left, in front of the bungalows and there are rocks and rock ledge, water shoes are... More 

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Thank Tina R
Orlando, Florida
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19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We took an excursion to this beach while on a Disney Cruise. The excursion took us for a 40 minute drive around the island before arriving at Long Bay Beach. Tortola has some pretty landscape and views but the drive around the island show the more poverty stricken truth of a lot of the Virgin Islands. We stopped at Long... More 

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w.p.bch. fl
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Well worth the bit longer ride from pier. Mile long beach of white sand is one of the nicest we ever visited. A few dollars got us two nice lounge chairs, use of excellent bathroom and wash down shower. Suggest bringing water shoes as entry to ocean a bit rocky, but once past that perfect.😎

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2 Thank plantmanW_p_bch_Fl
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

It is just like the name suggests, it is a LOOOONG beach. The water was warm, clear, beautiful. The sand was white and nice. Plenty of chairs around (we were afforded them at no cost due to our excursion package - not sure if you normally have to pay for them). Not much shade, but if you get there early... More 

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1 Thank DVC_Member2009
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

This as a beautiful beach for walking. We were there during a stormy time. Undertow was dangerous. Waves were beautiful.

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1 Thank Rhonda P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

Quiet perfect bay with crystal clear waters. That slopes gently out, perfect for swimming and chilling.

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Thank Mike B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

My jam! Gorgeous beach Average buffet-ish food (nothing special, no plantain provided) Still highly recommended...

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Watervliet, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

Long Bay Beach is a beautiful beach with multiple colorful shades of blue ocean. The ocean floor is a bit rocky at many spots and with fairly active waves can make it a bit difficult to swim. The west end of the beach is your best bet for swimming.

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