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“One of the best beaches in Simpson Bay”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Kim Sha Beach

Kim Sha Beach
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St Maarten Kayak and Snorkel Adventure in Simpson Bay
Ranked #8 of 28 things to do in Simpson Bay
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Huntersville, North Carolina
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96 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“One of the best beaches in Simpson Bay”
Reviewed January 19, 2014

This is one of the calmest beaches - the only drawback is the steep incline getting out of the water. It is convenient to the timeshare units in Simpson Bay, within walking distance.
it's proximity to the Buccaneer Bar makes it an ideal place to hang out for the day.

Visited January 2014
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Palm Bay, Florida
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“no swimming”
Reviewed December 29, 2013

Many wonderful places to go, The Bucaneer restaurant, La Bamba beach bar with a different theme every night. We went on a Sunday which is rock and roll, hard to find in St. Maarten. Beautiful beach but found out from a good source not to swim at this beach.

Visited December 2013
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Los Altos, California
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298 reviews
126 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
“Nice spot, but there are better”
Reviewed December 27, 2013

This is a very convenient beach for those tying on Pelican, but St. Maarten has many better beaches to offer. Kim Sha is situated close to a number of amenities, so that does make it attractive. The waters of Simpson Bay are spectacular with many activities available as well.

Visited July 2013
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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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191 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
“A Sunday Night Must Do”
Reviewed December 23, 2013

Went by on Sunday night. The staff was warm and friendly with great drinks. They had a great live band. I will visit them again on Sunday on my next trip.

Visited December 2013
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Pelican, ST. Maarten
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“La Bamba Beach Bar-KimSha Beach NIGHT LIFE”
Reviewed December 17, 2013

Absolutely awesome venue for anyone looking for something to do. Tuesday night is Latin Nite with Sexy salsa and the party rages all night long..Thursday night live from Amsterdam Is DJ Raoul for contemporary, house techno Jazz fusion, Saturday, Live 9 piece Reggae band with New Uprisng, awesome evening and on Sunday Live Band Category 5 with Rock'n'Roll and smokey Rythym and Blues all on the beach. There is no other place like it !! Staff so friendly and courteous and they make, bar none the Best frozen Mojitos on the island..

Visited December 2013
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