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“Breathtaking”
Review of Soup Bowl

Soup Bowl
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$91.00*
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Beautiful Coastal Sightseeing Tour of Barbados
Ranked #2 of 4 things to do in Bathsheba
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Owner description: Surfers take note: this beach's consistent and sizeable waves make it a surfer's heaven and is best known for the strangely shaped rocks that stick out of the sand.
Reviewed April 25, 2014

What a beautiful beach! We went there knowing it was known for its amazing surfing since my husband is a huge surfer. While the surf was not quite as big as it can be (oh well it happens. Nowhere has perfect surf everyday!) it was still amazing. While my husband would go out surfing I would sit on the beach and just look out at the beauty. Soup bowl also has lifeguards since it can be quite rough out there. The lifeguards we had talked to were amazing! So nice and friendly! They are very open to talking and make you feel welcome!

If you come to Soup Bowl, don't expect calm water but definitely come for the beauty of the east coast of Barbados. You will not be disappointed

Thank dolphlion
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"the east coast"
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"awesome surf"
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"low tide"
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"views are breathtaking"
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"be careful"
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"beach bar"
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"round house"
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"great beach"
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Reviewed December 4, 2013

Amazing white beach!! Caught the surfing championships...awesome. Hire a car and visit the east coast - follow roads closest to the coast.you cant get lost.Well worth it.You cant travel all that way wihout going because you may not return to Barbados.Its expensive ...

1  Thank contented2013
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Reviewed November 30, 2013

The east coast of Barbados is certainly uncrowded. When we visited the "Soup Bowl", it was a Sunday afternoon and the beach was almost deserted. This is a special "natural" spot. Photographers will be in their glory. The beach is very peaceful and relaxing. You could spend quite a bit of time here if you choose. There are very large boulders in the water near the shore. They are parts of an old coral reef that broke off due to erosion. The waves were not high the day we visited. We're told that swimming here is very dangerous. The land behind the beach rises up in steep hills. There was a small restaurant which was closed on a Sunday. We'd go back again for the beauty and the serenity.

Thank vagabondoug
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Reviewed October 17, 2013

We took a bus/beach tour and this was one of our stops. It's beautiful!!! Excellent spot for some great pictures. There were a few locals (who I'm sure know when tours will be making the rounds) that were there waiting at the lookout spot to sell jewelry and such but they were very friendly.

1  Thank Lauren B
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Reviewed July 9, 2013

It is in the east coast between Bathsheba and Cattlewash. Nice scenery. It is major surfing spot, so unless you like waves, it is good for pictures.

1  Thank laurapoint
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