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Pirate's Bay

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Address: Tobago
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Although one of Tobago's more pristine and less crowded beaches, Pirate's...

Although one of Tobago's more pristine and less crowded beaches, Pirate's Bay has the rougher waters typical of most northeastern beaches on the island.

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Pirates of the Caribbean- Hidden gem

We did not take the boat to this hideaway beach. However our drive uphill the narrow unpaved path was an adventure not for the faint of heart. Looking out the car to the steep... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Trinidad
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Trinidad
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did not take the boat to this hideaway beach. However our drive uphill the narrow unpaved path was an adventure not for the faint of heart. Looking out the car to the steep cliff I can see the emrald waters of this treasured bay. After winding up for a short while, we arrived breathless gasping at the beautiful scene.... More 

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Cascais, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a beautiful bay best accessed by boat. We climbed up the neighbouring hill to get a view from above. We didn't see anybody on the beach.

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Thank Filipa C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

The 100 steps to go down was a bit perilous but the views were stunning. with little foot traffic and tucked neatly in the country side, the waters were calm and welcoming. definitely will return.

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Thank Anika N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

It's a bit of a rickety drive to Pirate's Bay, and then a long-ish walk down to the beach, but absolutely worth it. The water is calm and cool, with even sand and water that is the most arresting shade of blue/green. Very secluded (there were only three or four people around when we were there). The water is perfect.... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

took a boat tour of north side of island and this was one of the stops. it was like looking at a postcard...except we were there and it was real. the boat captain took us close into the beach and we waded in the last little bit. kind of like gilligan's island (if you're old enough to remember that show)...was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Either trek down or anchor in the wide bay. Here a pirate ship was fired upon by a British warship.. the bodies floating to adjacent Bloody Bay..which was named after the event. Peaceful, but no great snokelling.

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NY
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Loved the serenity of this beautiful beach at Pirate's Bay. It was a trek down many steps to the beach and well worth it! A must see in Tobago...

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Arrecife, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

We dropped our anchor close to pirates bay so with the dingi it was no distant to visit. It is an exzellent area for relaxing but also a start point for snorkelling. There are reefs on each site on the beach this has to be experienced. For barbecue SonSon is a good adress, his wife's cooking very good side dishes.

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Twickenham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016

Quiet, unspoilt. Nice sand. Friendly locals. Good parking. A little cafe. All bays have changing facilities.

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Thank lyn100296
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

It's a cove so the walk is quite a bit 100 plus stairs to climb but def worth it private beach, there is a little hut there guy name (sunsun) great fish, lobster, rice , vegetable well seasoned, there was also some campers there including a spring great sun set

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