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Basseterre, St. Kitts
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of my favorite beach spots in the island. I've been here four times and always comeback to Clockleshell... warm waters, clean sand and friendly people. Also, at Reggae Beach Bar food is excellent and not expensive considering it's a tourist area. Recommended!

1  Thank Angel P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This beach is everything a beach in the Caribbean should be. Beautiful, warm water, great view of Nevis, beach bars. Lovely spot.

Thank Rachael S
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Came to Shipwreck prior to coming here. Took the shuttle via Marriott Hotel which was the best way if you’re staying at the hotel. Once I stepped out of the shuttle bus, I just looked around and saw that there’s not a lot of chair...More

1  Thank Rowena L
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Love this beach! We are staying at the Marriott which is currently invaded by seaweed on their beach. They offered a shuttle to take us to Cockleshell and we sure did love it. The water is crystal clear with no rocks so it is perfect...More

Thank jamie w
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

I had a great time at the beach. Clean and the staff was so friendly. We had an absolute fantastic lunch.

Thank Carol T
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Water is beautiful and cool but wall to wall people. Had to walk around for a bit to find a chair. There was a man that walks around with a monkey offering for your children to pet and take a pic with your phone. AFTER...More

Thank cpam3
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Spent the day on Cockelshell Beach and the Spice Mill Restaurant. Clean bathrooms and warm showers to wash off the sand. Get off the ship and go straight there. No need to waste time shopping for stuff made in China with St. Kitts written on...More

Thank We_Love_to_Travel_58
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

As a guest of the Marriott, this beach is a far better option than Atlantic beach side. Options for Spice Mill & Reggae Beach Bar- both offering lunch, bar, chair & umbrella rentals, rest rooms. We spent a day at each. Would recommend either!

3  Thank RobinLongIslandNY
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

We went there this past week on a cruise and I love it ! Beautiful, clear water ! It was our first time in St. Kitts and I want to go back !

1  Thank Proudmom12
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

One of my favourite beaches...water was clear, calm and warm. Options to get or go without sun loungers and water sport options available. Today, the kids wanted to go snorkelling and they saw loads of things (star fish to sting ray). Wrapped up the afternoon...More

2  Thank Jasmin S
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bryceland51
May 16, 2018|
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Response from mntraveler49 | Reviewed this property |
Cab fare was about $30 one-way. Each chair was $10 and an umbrella was $5. Water toys were $15+. I think boogie boards were $15 for 30 mins, paddle boards were $25/30 mins., jet skiing was $65/30 mins. We didn’t arrive... More
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rayzel
January 23, 2018|
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Response from Pandabuddie | Reviewed this property |
10 dollars each for sun lounger and umbrella
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KevinandPat
January 9, 2018|
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Response from Gibsoninpa | Reviewed this property |
Cockleshell Beach is about a 20 minute taxi ride from Basseterre, St. Kitts costing $7 per person, one way, arrange with your driver for a return pick-up. Due to the small size of the beach, there is no avoiding massage lady... More
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