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Petite Anse

La Petite Anse, Anse des Flamands 69480, St. Barthelemy
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Good snorkeling

We were staying at the hotel here and enjoyed daily snorkels. There is some healthy coral along... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
pbcurtiss
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Nashville, Tennessee
Small beach, strong tide at least in March

This place is supposed to be good for snorkeling but I definitely wouldn't be doing that here based... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
mr_hand
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Dallas, TX
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
6 May 2018
“Good snorkeling”
31 Jul 2017
“Small beach, strong tide at least in March”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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La Petite Anse, Anse des Flamands 69480, St. Barthelemy
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

We were staying at the hotel here and enjoyed daily snorkels. There is some healthy coral along the rocks and lots of fish. We noticed on weekends and a holiday, there were families here with children who enjoyed jumping off the rocks and the calm...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This place is supposed to be good for snorkeling but I definitely wouldn't be doing that here based on when I've visited. It is a beautiful view but too much surf in my opinion. Definitely not a place to layout and catch some rays, just...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2017

Beautiful turquoise water and very quiet beach. Soft sand and easy to get to. Love this beautiful island!

Thank Donna B
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Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Plunge into this little beach and the natural,jacuzzi like feel with the currents(sometimes very strong) it's a good place to cool off after a walk to Colombier!

Thank magnus l
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Reviewed 24 May 2016

Rocks and white sand, glittering wawes, a glorious beach, shallow waters with impressive underwater life. Every one likes to spent time here , safely, in a wonderful setting with family or friends.

Thank Manuela L
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Reviewed 8 May 2016

Not sure why they call it a beach, it's tiny and rocky, no real room to hang out. Right at the turn in the road to hike to Colombier.

Thank Clarkvara
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Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

Nice place to have a tranquil moment . Not really a beach though. With rocks etc . I kind of like this place, very peaceful to spend an hour or so.

Thank 000Happy000
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Reviewed 14 December 2015

A hidden gem but a must go if you like to snorkel. Parking may be difficult and it is hidden away - but worth finding!

Thank PilgrimBelle
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Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

This is a good place to swim, not really for hanging out on a sandy beach. Not much sand here, but rocks to sit on. The water is pretty and calm. Great for snorkeling. There is a walking path part of the way around the...More

3  Thank Pkadrm
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Reviewed 5 September 2015

Petite Anse is a small bay just beyond Flamands but before the goat-trail to Colombier, and the Auberge de Petite Anse hotel overlooks the bay. The beach has hardly any sand, and there are many rocks close to the shore, but once you are in...More

4  Thank fatbear2000
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