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“water sports” (22 reviews)
“great beach” (21 reviews)
Lashings | Northwestern coast, Antigua

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Reviewed 26 January 2016

This is the first beach that i have stayed on in the Caribbean, so I don't have much to compare it to. It was gorgeous, clean. the people were all friendly. for the most part the vendors were not too pushy, or a nuisance, a...More

2  Thank kyle v
Reviewed 19 January 2016

The beach can be conveniently reach by taxi in an 10 minute drive from the cruise ship harbor. As usual, make sure to set the price before and insist on paying when the driver has returned you to the harbor (that has always worked for...More

2  Thank winkeltreu
Reviewed 17 January 2016

While on a cruise we wanted to check out this beach. The water was rough that day, but a local told us this was unusual. We really enjoyed the beach though. While putting our belongings on the side we were unpleasantly surprised by small thistle...More

2  Thank world_traveler
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Antigua is an awesome and expensive Caribbean island. We were on a cruise day and we took a taxi (30$usd) round trip..Taxi ride may be 20 mins appx to reach this bay! Its a beautiful soft sand beach to relax...

2  Thank Chhavz
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Sand is white and soft, sea is blue and the sun shines!! What more could you ask for definitely worth a visit.

2  Thank Caroline19670
Reviewed 14 January 2016

We visited Dickenson Bay in a private taxi from the cruise port in St Johns and were some of the first people to arrive. We walked the length of this beautiful beach with it just about to ourselves. There were hundreds of white butterflies and...More

5  Thank Dusty27
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

We went on a ship organised tour of St John's in the morning then returned for our included ship lunch having booked with the official tour driver for a private taxi for an afternoon on a good nearby beach. He suggested Dickenson a 10 minute...More

4  Thank Susan B
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

My husband and I booked a beach getaway through our cruise line which allowed us to spend a day at Dickenson Bay. It was a 10 minute taxi ride from the cruise dock, and paradise once we arrived. We were able to rent two loungers...More

3  Thank EllenM0rgan
Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

We were on a cruise day. The cabbies in cruise area will hound you for fares but did get prices down a bit. Took cab to here $3 us each way per person. Got dropped off and set up pickup time paid when picked backup....More

2  Thank sunsandlover77
Reviewed 6 December 2015

The water here was not as nice as other beaches that we visited in the Caribbean. we talked the price down for our 2 chairs to 10 dollars, but then they asked us to pay 5 for the wifi. We bought a bucket of overpriced...More

Thank ashleigh s
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Katie J
27 May 2017|
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Response from Joanne W | Reviewed this property |
It varies, and you must haggle. Don't pay the asking price, do a deal. Have fun. x
Karyn S
27 March 2017|
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Response from gregmNY | Reviewed this property |
The coastline is long but it is not just one beach. Actually there are about 5-6 beaches"" all connected on this bay. There are a few resorts with their own beach and a few public beaches with restaurants. We were there... More