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“Amazing snorkeling - fish everywhere!”
Review of Waterlemon Cay

Waterlemon Cay
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Owner description: A short swim from Leinster Bay, you'll find some of the best snorkeling on this small island, with its plethora of marine life.
Reviewed March 3, 2013

Fun to swim to the island from the bay. There were schools of fish everywhere. Be careful going around Watermelon Cay itself, the current can be quite challenging.

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Reviewed February 25, 2013

This was a very nice spot, with lots of boats anchored, although the beach was a bit narrow. Sea turtles and other fish to see. The walk is an easy one, about 3/4 mile.

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Reviewed February 21, 2013

Very relaxing and beautiful, great snorkeling, excellent day sail on Calypso. Lots of interesting sea creatures including many star fish.

1  Thank Jan H
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Reviewed February 21, 2013

Waterlemon Cay is great snorkeling. You can swim from Leinster Bay Beach or take the rail out to a point and swim across to the Cay. Swimming across to the Cay you'll see some nice coral heads some grass beds and then the bottom rises gently and swim to the right of the Cay (that's counterclockwise). this way you are swimming with the current around the Cay. When you get to the backside and swim around the Cay you will be out of the current for an easy swim back. You should see grass beds, perhaps a turtle. Then a rich coral community with many fish as you swim along the right side of the Cay. As you come around the backside the coral community becomes less diverse until you come to a sandy bottom. Here you may see star fish, a sting ray and fewer fish. Enjoy

2  Thank moestoes
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Reviewed February 16, 2013

This place is amazing. A short hike to the small beach and rocky coastline of Leinster Bay, and the snorkeling is the best on the island. I swam out to the cay but only stayed out there for a little bit because the current was a tad too strong. But the snorkeling closer to the beach is still phenomenal - green sea turtles munching on sea grass, starfish, several barracuda and a sting ray. And I saw all of that during just one trip to Watermelon!

2  Thank JaneAir12
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