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Shoal Bay

Shoal Bay Village, Anguilla
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A popular beach with white sand and turquoise water that has its secluded areas as well.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful beach” (140 reviews)
“day trip” (78 reviews)
“white sand” (57 reviews)
Shoal Bay Village, Anguilla
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I rank this beach right up there or maybe just behind Meagans Bay on St Thomas, Trunk Bay on St Johns and the Baths at Virgin Gorda. On Anguilla itself it was a toss up with Meads Bay. Shoal Bay has some rather strong currents...More

Thank Daniel T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the nicest, most low key, relaxing places I have ever been. The coral reef that is conveniently located in the lagoon in front of the hotel is worth the trip in and of a itself. We snorkeled every day in perfect weather with...More

2  Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 5 days ago

I absolutely loved this beach. It is gorgeous. The water is so blue and the sand super soft. I'm so glad I took the ferry from St. Maarten over here to see this piece of heaven on earth. There weren't many fish around that day,...More

2  Thank Chrissy D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We came to Anguilla on an excursion from St Maarten and Shoal Bay has the most beautiful white sugar sand, turquoise water and drinks and food within steps. The Tropical Sunset Bar is a quaint, wonderful place with a great staff. Kerry & Heather in...More

3  Thank Rgocaj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have heard about this beach from the Travel Channel; Travel Magazines & Word of Mouth..I thought it would be over rated...it wasn't!! It was simply beautiful! The beach has beautiful white sand & royal blue crystal clear water. If you get thirsty...Scott or Benjamin...More

Thank PhillyShaney
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are two Shoal Bay beaches in the island. The East one (where is located Zemi hotel) is one of the world. If you are not a guest, go for a day-use in the awesome Zemi hotel and enjoy this indescribable beach. One of the...More

Thank cjpgomes
Reviewed 1 week ago

While it was costly to get here between ferry rides and taxi cabs, it was worth every penny. There were maybe 10 people on the beach when we were there in July and it was the most spectacular setting in the Caribbean. We still admire...More

2  Thank Always4Travelling
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The water is clear, nice vies and places to eat around. The sand is white and you can walk around and see other hotels.

1  Thank Melanie F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shoal Bay beach is beyond words or pictures. The sand is so fine and the water is crystal clear! Definitely visit Shoal Bay Beach while in Anguilla!

1  Thank EdmondOKBeachLover
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's an amazing place... Sand and water are beautiful. It was hard to believe the view was true. There are many nice places to eat in.

1  Thank Olga1127
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July 1, 2017|
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Response from Sweetie Q | Reviewed this property |
Early September is the peak of hurricane season!! I live in Florida and it seems that there is always a storm somewhere in the Caribbean the first part of September. We always go to Anguilla at the end of April or first... More
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March 20, 2017|
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Response from 545pascalf | Reviewed this property |
It depends on what you like... Personnaly we like quiet beaches such as in Turks and Shoal Bay is close but already too built on the western side... But if the sun is shining, the colors are beautiful!!! Enjoy!!!
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January 24, 2017|
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Response from Ken W | Reviewed this property |
it was a typo the lunch is delicious local is uncle Ernie's and tropical sunset restaurants it's amazing lots of snorkeling also there's Gwen's reggae bar white sandy beaches text me when u come and I'll give you an... More