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Pretty, Very Shallow Bay with Turtles!

This beach is pretty and the view out to Grand Cul de Sac is lovely. It's not a large beach and there are hotels and at least two restaurants on it. The whole bay is very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Carolyn G
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Bella Vista, Arkansas
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381 reviews
164 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

What a great place to enjoy the water. You can walk out very far, as well the water is very shallow. This is a great place to enjoy kayaking, paddle boarding, and snorkeling. We saw fish, turtles, and a sting ray. There beach was not crowded, but unless you are at one of the hotels, there is not much sand... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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29 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

All the hype about St. Barts and then you come across this beach. There's only 2 reasons to go here - water sports and to grab a casual lunch on the beach. Maybe snorkeling, but we didn't try it here. I wish I would have read reviews of this beach before we visited here. Parking is tough (like everyone on... More 

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Thank fins823
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62 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach is pretty and the view out to Grand Cul de Sac is lovely. It's not a large beach and there are hotels and at least two restaurants on it. The whole bay is very shallow. You can walk out several hundred feet and still be waist deep. The cool thing about this beach is that there are lots... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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300 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

with six different restaurants and a beautiful lagune its a great place to go swimming, snorkle, surf and play but also to have a great meal. Amazing!

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New York City, New York
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Spectacular beach with calm waters, not too many people. Great for a calm long distance swimming, scuba, kayaking and boarding. Marine life is absolutely abundant, easy to see huge turtles.

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Montreal, Canada
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63 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We visited for a day and loved it. Went to a great restaurant directly on the beach. We had lunch while admiring the view.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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192 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Fantastic clean & peaceful location with a couple of great little cafe/restaurants on the beachfront. It is used by many windsurfers & kite surfers so it is a great place to sit and watch them sail the bay whilst enjoying a cold beer on the beach.

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NJ
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206 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely beach. No crowds. Calm water beautiful breeze. Turtles abound and the swimming is perfect. There are plenty of nice restaurants around. We were staying on the bay. I think a hotel on the bay here is idilic.

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Thank Marcobatuta
Columbus, Ohio
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46 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

More windy than thought but very pretty. Good gor watching turtles and wind sports. Le barthelemy hotel is new and fabulous!

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Ottawa, Canada
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312 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This beach is not as nice as some of the others, not many areas to put a towel down, but water is very calm and there is a bit of shade. It is a good place for watersports, you can rent paddle boards, kayaks,... There are also a number of restaurants and bars on the beach.

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