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“Quiet beach with turtles!”
Review of Francis Bay

Ranked #15 of 95 things to do in St. John
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: A pretty and amenable bay on St. John’s north shore. Beware: no changing facilities here.
Reviewed April 29, 2012

We liked the beautiful water as well as the fact that it was not crowded. Nice little hike close by which circles a salt pond.

Thank jr s
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Reviewed April 14, 2012

We always make it to Francis several times while on island. Many days we are the only 2 people on the beach. Snorkeling is pretty good and the water is usually calm.

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Reviewed April 11, 2012

There is a parking area, but no restrooms that I noticed. There's a large manta ray that swam back and froth along the beach and came close enough for kids to touch it. Cool to see in the wild!

Thank Veronica C
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Reviewed March 27, 2012

Nice, good sized beach w/ decent off shore snorkeling.Was a close 2nd to Salomon/Honeymoon. Francis was bigger but since on cab route had more people. Several people had said there were rays in the water when we were there but didnt see any. Is a port-potty but that's it. Make sure you know return cab schedule or you can be sitting a while. We got lucky. There's no que. might want to take cab co # if plan on being there late

1  Thank sccrref
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Reviewed March 22, 2012

Pristine beach on a pristine island... March 8, we saw 3 Dolphins, a Manta Ray with about a 7 1/2' wing span and a sea turtle... oh yeah, and the beach is something you'd see in National Geographic :-). Pure paradise!

1  Thank lpowmacback
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