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Address: northwest coast, Antigua

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Very Nice Beach

After reading the reviews yesterday I decided to give this Beach a try. SInce there were no buses running because of the holiday, I had to take a taxi from the ship's port for $12... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
mjmoore1953
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Bronx, New York
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Columbus, Ohio
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved the Runaway Beach by the Mystic Bar in Antigua. Lots of shade and could rent two lounges and beach umbrella for $20. The people were very friendly and the bar had a nice rest room, shower and changing room. A bonus was a horseback ride on the beach by Sylvester from Uprising Horseback Riding Stables. We are 74... More 

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Bronx, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After reading the reviews yesterday I decided to give this Beach a try. SInce there were no buses running because of the holiday, I had to take a taxi from the ship's port for $12 for one person one way for a 10 minute ride. The sand was clean, water a beautiful blue. I purchased a Beach chair for $5... More 

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1 Thank mjmoore1953
Toronto, Canada
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25 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great beach, friendly staff, bar service is good, wifi available for $1, slow but works well Ordered the Mahi Mahi it was great

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Thank Brent H
Hampshire, United Kingdom
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161 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this beach on a trip from our Cruise Ship which was moored in St Johns. I am a little confused by reviews saying that it was walkeable from St Johns. It was about a twenty minute drive and the price paid for our excursion (£25 UK Sterling each) included our return transfers, a sunbed and a small rum... More 

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1 Thank Arthur_Tash
Manchester
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27 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Antigua has over three hundred beaches we found this one ideal not crowded like some. It is a delightful place to visit. It also has a nice bar handy. Just a short trip from the port. give it a try.

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2 Thank keirta
Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Took a taxi for a day out from the cruise port at $24. Arrived at a run down bar that were hiring chairs at $20 and another $10 for an umbrella which was so insubstantial it turned inside out whenever the wind blew. Mystic bar was not somewhere you would choose to visit given a choice and was one of... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

Walked to the beach and Mystic bar from our cruise ship. Had a great day. Beach, bar food and relaxation. The staff and service was excellent. We will be returning.

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3 Thank nostir
Bentonville, Arkansas
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14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

Went to Runaway beach on Antigua to avoid the big crowds that other beaches have. This is a lovely man made lagoon with clear blue water. Very quiet with chairs/umbrellas you can rent for $15. Restaurant with friendly staff to greet you. If you wish to be more to yourself, and have less crowds this will be the experience you... More 

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La Canada, California
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699 reviews
177 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 430 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

We were very happy with our excursion to Runaway Beach... 1. the beach is relativly isolated...not too many buidings nearby. 2. The sand is nice quality 3. The beach chairs are not crowded together...everyone has some breathing space. 4. Bathrooms are clean 5. There's no one trying to sell you stuff along the beach (a real big plus!). Overall, we... More 

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Arlington, Texas
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41 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

I wasn't sure where I wanted to go but knew that I wanted to go to the beach! Myself and my family member took a taxi ride to Runaway Beach! It was not crowded! The water was beautiful and calm. The locals were very friendly. We were able to buy mixed drinks and rent loungers. Our loungers were placed under... More 

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