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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Spent an entire day here. Lots of places to rent chairs. The beaches are clean and the water is great. The nice thing is only had one person approach us to buy there wares.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jamie606
Reviewed 3 days ago

We asked the locals where we should go when we were visiting the island and everyone said Cockleshell Beach/Reggae Beach. We rented a car for a couple of days and drove out here for one day. It was a peaceful beach. The drive was beautiful....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank TripVbarS
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Reggae beach bar, fantastic, lovely lunch and friendly staff. Safe to swim with a regular water taxi to Nevis.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank PerryVal
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a very relaxing couple hours on Cockleshell Beach as part of the "My Island Tours" by Javin! The beach was gorgeous with lounge chairs and umbrella for rent. There were plenty of shells and a nice sandy beach! Someone had even gathered some...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Pam H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Got a taxi from our cruise ship (Britannia) to Cockleshell Beach. As the name implies, there are lots of shells on the beach. Sea was lovely and warm and sandy after a metre or so from the edge. Sun beds were $10 for 2 with...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Lainey50
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went on a cruise ship excursion to this beach. Beach was okay, but not outstanding. Not a big beach, and not good for snorkeling. They had chairs and umbrellas, each rented separately. They had a bar, restaurant and small gift shop. The restaurant was open,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank TexL9
Reviewed 6 days ago

The people were so nice. The bar on the beach across from the bouncy water thing had the best food. Reshawn on the beach was awesome with the kids. Maybe not the most glamorous beach we have ever been to but it was fun.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank tpow2
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I can only speak as I see it & this was the worst beach we visited on our cruise. Tatty beds & umbrellas, thin strip of beach around the bay & as the name suggests, made up of lots of shells / coarse sand. I...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank R1649EOstephenb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful beach. I had with snorkelling equipments. I had a chance to met in water with sea turtle .

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Unokaar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We paid $7 pp from the cruise port, it takes about 20 min with some spectacular scenery along the way Nice bar in reggae beach where we had lunch Jet skis are available $50 for 30 min Sun beds $20 fir 2 and a brolly

Date of experience: March 2019
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February 23, 2019|
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Response from Alison C | Reviewed this property |
We booked $20 with Liz Perreira Tours. Stop at Timothy Hill and chair and a rum punch included
February 7, 2019|
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Response from bheath1461 | Reviewed this property |
This is a nice beach with clear water and clean sand with that being said there is a drop off in the water so getting in and out of the water may be an issue for them other than that beautiful beach to spend the day.
January 27, 2019|
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Response from MermaidMan | Reviewed this property |
Won’t be a problem. Many vans with multiple seats.