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Anse des Flamands

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Address: Flamands, Anse des Flamands, Saint Barthelemy, St. Barthelemy
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Some sand, some surf, some sun, some shade: this beach has all the...

Some sand, some surf, some sun, some shade: this beach has all the ingredients for a good time.

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A Perfect Place to Spend Some Time

This was a gorgeous beach area. It was not very crowded, had some small waves providing a relaxing sound, and was perfect for walking or jogging. I liked that the distance from... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
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Naples, Florida

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Naples, Florida
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588 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 219 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This was a gorgeous beach area. It was not very crowded, had some small waves providing a relaxing sound, and was perfect for walking or jogging. I liked that the distance from the shore to the water was ample. The sand was like sugar though it was very hot on bare feet later in the day.

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Riverdale, New York
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57 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is a beach you want to go in the morning because of the morning tranquility both in the water and on the beach. When the day progresses the people staying at the 2 luxury hotels on one end of the beach start walking down to the other end and the natural beauty becomes full of people other than you... More 

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Vichy, France
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45 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

A public beach shared with 2 hotels on one of it's end. You can find trees on a side where you can be in the shade. Be careful with the water that can sometimes be rough with the swell.

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Dallas, TX
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364 reviews
145 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Is beach has great sand and surf for boogie boarding. Not really ideal for young kids due to the surf but if you like to hear the waves and do some surfing this is the best place on the island

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Orkelljunga, Sweden
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220 reviews
106 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 298 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016

This beach is beautiful and very long. It has white sand and big wawes. Good for windsurfers. Plenty of space for everyone and not many people there!

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New York City, New York
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25 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Perfect beach. Absolutely stunning. My husband and I scheduled an outdoor couples massage at the Cheval Blanc spa which was amazing and then we spent the day relaxing at Flamands. The water is crystal clear and just beautiful to look and swim in. It was an all around perfect day and I would highly recommend the spa at Cheval Blanc... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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3,728 reviews
1,818 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 768 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Flamand Beach is the largest one of the island , with very fine sand and the water is very calm, you love this beach for bathing in so turquoise water, just lazing around , pleasures of St Barth; idleness for family and with friends.

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Highlands, North Carolina
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76 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Flamands is an awesome beach but can be very windy at times. Waves are almost always some of the best on the island. Great beach for walking, and, of course, home to Cheval Blanc.

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Savannah, Georgia
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91 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2016

It may have been that we were there on a windier day than most but we did get sandblasted a bit on this beach. That said, its beautiful, very accessible and I wouldn't hesitate to go back. There's also two hotels with lunch availability if you choose too.

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New York City, New York
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127 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016

We went to all the others but we loved this one the most. This beach was actually one of the reasons why we picked the Cheval Blanc hotel. This beach is absolutely stunning. Highly Recommend.

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