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Pointe-Denis Beach

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Address: Libreville, Gabon
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One of Libreville's two primary beaches, the Pointe-Dénis Beach offers...

One of Libreville's two primary beaches, the Pointe-Dénis Beach offers camping in addition to standard beach activities.

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Good time with friends

We went to the beach just to change with friends. It was a sunny day. Water was warm. As we were walking along the beach, the other side of where we were having fun,we found... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Marina E
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the beach just to change with friends. It was a sunny day. Water was warm. As we were walking along the beach, the other side of where we were having fun,we found people who were finish a catch a big fish.

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Thank Marina E
New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

The first impression I got was that the Gabonese aren't much of beach-goers. Miles of pristine beaches, and not a soul in sight. Literally had the run of the place ask to myself. Unfortunately, there aren't very many public conveniences, nor are there any good restaurants etc for a cool beer. So pretty much just walked around there without entering... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

the view of the green of the trees with blue sea and yellow sand, what a view ,and the resturant there is amazing , so relaxing experiment.

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Thank Soha E
Paris, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

The beach is very quiet and since it is not all that easy to get to it is pretty deserted. But the beach itself is lovely and it is nice not to have to deal with tourists etc.

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016

There are two options you can take, the do-it-ourself-trip and go to point denise beach by water taxi where I was told there are restaurants or get the all inclusive to the complex Bay of the Turtles (Baie des Tortues) which includes transportation, access to the resort with beach beds and pool + food. Their beach is on the other... More 

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Lagos, Nigeria
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016

Pointe Denis is lovely get away from the rush of Libreville with very clean beach, nice and calm environment. But tourist with experience of more advanced cities and with high expectation will be completely dissapointed. There is no planned activity and would be boring for anyone going alone. It is calm and beautiful after sunset but no single activity available... More 

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Coimbatore, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2016

Good Place to visit on a Week-end. Calm and silent place to relax our self for the day. We have limited transports to reach the place but if we opt for a private ferry we can go as per our wish. Food was Ok, and not much costlier.

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Thank Makhizhnan
Libreville, Gabon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

A 45 minute water taxi ride across the bay brings to Pointe-Denis. On weekends the expats and well to do Gabonese flock to the small privately run restaurants and beaches to get away from Libreville. It is extremely relaxing and a must do!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 1, 2016

Just a short boat trip from the town, this place has white-sand beach and a very relaxing atmosphere.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 1, 2016

This beach was pleasant, the people enjoying a sunny Sunday. There were photo options and live animation people, soccer games everywhere, pure clean enjoyment

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