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Fun day trip to Jost Van Dyke and White Bay with Stormy Pirates! Sean and Kelly were great. Highly... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
asarianides
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Marietta, Georgia
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Great beach option for cruise visitors to Jost Van Dyke

Our Windstar cruise ship docked at Great Harbour. My wife and I taxied over to White Bay for $5 per... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ChuckL568
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Sarasota, Florida
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A great place for underwater exploring, this secluded half-mile white sandy beach has reefs close to shore.
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fun day trip to Jost Van Dyke and White Bay with Stormy Pirates! Sean and Kelly were great. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank asarianides
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our Windstar cruise ship docked at Great Harbour. My wife and I taxied over to White Bay for $5 per person. Alternatively, we could have walked there in about 20 minutes. The beach is pretty much ideal: white sand, clear and calm water. Most visitors...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ChuckL568
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach, white sand and turquoise water on a beautifully breezy day. Lots of catamarans. You gotta go

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Bobby44881
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

The color combination of the sand and water made this one of the most beautiful beaches I've seen. Perhaps the string of bar after bar competing for your buck helps. They were all great and had something different to offer, food or drink. People everywhere...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank tohansen50
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

The white sand, the most beautiful blue water. This is exactly what you dream of when dreaming of your next beach vacation. The people, restaurants, and beach experience is one of a kind. You’ll be hooked. I wish I was there tonight.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank FunTravelsfor2
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

A bunch of people already said it and it's spot on. A fantastic location with beautiful views and tons of places to explore if you need to get away from the crowd. We were there in September 2018 and it was perfect. It's accessible via...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank dougj695
Reviewed August 29, 2018

We just made a return trip to Jost in August 2018. Fearing the worst, we weren't sure what to expect, but White Bay has been mostly restored to it's pristine glory after being ravaged by 2 Cat 5 Hurricanes less than 1 year ago. New...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Lucy W
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Pulling in by boat saw a beautiful bay with a great beach! Took the dinghy ashore to find the Soggy Dollar Bar. We had a terrific time. Cold drinks - we did not eat.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Soupy
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Great day stop. Glistening beach. Avoid weekends as locals cram the anchorage and also holidays. Wouldn't advise anchoring overnight as southern swells might make for a long night.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Donald B
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This is paradise. Crystal clear water, great bars and food. So relaxing. It does get crowded in the afternoon but they all go away and morning and evening are absolutely wonderful.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Kathy K
November 20, 2018|
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Response from tohansen50 | Reviewed this property |
How much time in Tortola? You can hire Foxy's Travel Service to pick you up , bring you to Jost and enjoy a meal and drinks and then return you to your cruise. An 8 hour stop won't make it worthwhile.
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AddieW
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Response from Spiritaneous | Reviewed this property |
I think you can get right up on the beach down a couple hundred yards.
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