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Barbary Beach

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Address: East of Lucaya, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island

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Deserted! and absolutely beautiful!!

We took a drive around the island and stumbled in to this beach; was not well marked. Beautiful beach but drives into it are trashed. Must be a local's party spot but during... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed May 11, 2016
Teresa F
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Witham, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walk with bare feet in the the glorious white soft sand beach, marvel at the blue seas and the freshes air a person can breathe. Wonder what life is like to own one of the houses along the way. My Idea of time well spent

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Quincy, Washington
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17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Went here on Tuesday and enjoyed floating and swimming. Beach was clean and not heavily attended. Could walk a hundred feet out and still stand on the sand. Collected a few shells but really enjoyed the rays.

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Thank specialops11
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

If you rent a car, travel east to Barbary Beach. The beach is secluded and when I was there, I saw only to fisherman, a half mile away. One word to describe this beach: GORGEOUS!

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Thank TW D
Richmond, Virginia
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101 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

This beach is not easy to get to but it 's a tranquil and peaceful place worth a visit. If you are looking for fun and happy crowds, this is not your place. If you are looking for a place to immerse in meditation and to admire the marvels of nature. this IS your place.

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Thank Gladys B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

I loved that this beach was not crowded and very laid back..the view was magnificent.... Beautiful experience

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Canton, Georgia
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163 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

Not much attention has been paid to the outside beach areas. There are much better areas to spend your time on the island.

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Spokane, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2016

We went with high expectations, but found a beach full of litter. It was well off the beaten path and honestly, it seemed a bit sketchy. I wouldn't recommend it. Try Gold Rock Beach or Banana Beach. Both beautiful, not crowded, and both felt safe.

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1 Thank Seagypsy1000
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2016

We took a drive around the island and stumbled in to this beach; was not well marked. Beautiful beach but drives into it are trashed. Must be a local's party spot but during the day, absolutely gorgeous!!

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Thank Teresa F
Cupar, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 27, 2016

Lovely quiet beach but spoils by the litter which has been left. Still worth a visit as no one there and water lovely.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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78 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 4, 2016

Great beach when the tide is out. Minimal amenities...just beach. Lovely sand. Surrounding park was terrific to visit. Saw no life guards while we were there.

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Thank Jane H

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