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Secluded quiet sandy beach

We stopped here as part of a catamaran tour. The beach was virtualy deserted! We noted one person... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bassaidai88
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Hagerstown, Maryland
The most beautiful spot !

The spot is like it came from a cart postal . Palm trees to rest and deep beautiful waters! Also... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
emilylybe
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Athens, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here as part of a catamaran tour. The beach was virtualy deserted! We noted one person camped out on the beach and what appeared to be a resort undergoing renovation on the far end as well. What makes this beach unique is Fort...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank bassaidai88
Reviewed 1 week ago

The spot is like it came from a cart postal . Palm trees to rest and deep beautiful waters! Also there is a fort up in the hill you can hike to ! Amazing view from up there !

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank emilylybe
Reviewed 15 August 2018

This beach is amazing. It’s possibly the best beach I’ve seen during my summer vacation in Antigua. Be careful, it’s deserted. There were exactly 5 people on it, including myself and my son. I’ve read some reviews about the safety concerns, but we did not...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Alberto O
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

We arrived to this beautiful beach by Catamaran. It is very quiet, so you don’t have big crowds. Most people spend time in the water instead of sun bathing. This is a beach with sand and in the background there are bushes of native plants....More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Marianela L
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We came to this beach on a Catalan trip and it looked like paradise and appeared deserted. Within a few minutes many vendors appeared selling the usual clothes, one had particularly nice paintings. I tried to explore a bit but the ground behind looked very...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 29 December 2017

The locals were very concerned with the remoteness and recent criminal activity. The snorkeling wasn't great (very silty) unless you can get out to the wreck. Off the beach wasn't good. Beauty isn't match though. The hike to Fort Barrington is off the charts beautiful...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank grahamg992
Reviewed 29 December 2017

A typical bay perhaps in Antigua but I have stayed here overnight before and it is always a great spot. Went to the beach and walked up to Fort Barrington for a great view all round. The sunken ship is in the entrance to the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Gonadgimp
Reviewed 6 December 2017

This is a great beach. it is among the best in the island. Very quiet and good for snorkeling. Its remote location cause safety concerns. On November 29, 2017, a paddleboarding instructor truck was stolen at a gunpoint in the parking area adjacent to the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank walme2017
Reviewed 14 May 2017

after hiking up Fort Barrington we came here to this beach. we just did a quick 2 minute stroll because we had other places to see, there was a sketchy guy with some tourists and our rental car person told us not to park at...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank tracyrocks
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

So finally am amazing snorkeling pave but it's off the beaten path and good luck finding it lol we set out for other places but stumbled upon this amazon area mostly locals 2 to 8 the whole time the beach is amazing the ocean is...More

Date of experience: June 2016
3  Thank Nolaboy70
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Michael G
19 May 2018|
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So sad this fantastic location is still not up and running again. Many years back stayed here with Virgin holidays and the beach and snorkeling was fantastic as was the fish restaurant on the shore. Rumours of hard times and... More
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ChiefKisco
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Response from tracyrocks | Reviewed this property |
I do not remember there being much near the beach in regards to amenities or even a proper parking lot. It is right next to Fort Barrington.
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