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Best snorkelling beach on south shore

Just west of Horseshoe and far less crowded (though there are no facilities here) is Church... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
alexmews
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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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Secluded, beautiful, great for snorkeling.

One of my favorite beaches on Bermuda's gorgeous south shore. Uncrowded and peaceful, you can find... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gail M
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Morrison
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Strap on those flippers: the calm, sheltered waters of the bay make this beach a great place to snorkel.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just west of Horseshoe and far less crowded (though there are no facilities here) is Church Bay. This beach offers the best snorkelling on the south shore with parrotfish and others coming right up to shore and along shallow reefa that strech out from the...More

Thank alexmews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of my favorite beaches on Bermuda's gorgeous south shore. Uncrowded and peaceful, you can find your own private patch of pink sand and just relax or put on your snorkeling gear and have a great time.

Thank Gail M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This beach is good for snorkeling but very rough waves when we went. But we could see a big fish right from the beach. No facilities to change. Not really much of a beach and very rocky

3  Thank Aditya T
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed at an Airbnb about a stones throw away from Church bay beach...one of the best hidden gems in Bermuda for swimming and snorkeling ...shhhhh!!!! just don’t let the word get out

Thank Rob F
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We stopped at Church Beach for some swimming and snorkeling. The beach is approximately 100 yes long and you are surrounded by awesome rock structures. Sands are still pink here also. The snorkeling was great with a reef approximately 30 yds from shore. Many types...More

2  Thank kwc1023
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The rocks in the water allow for some excellent snorkeling. There are numerous parrot fish among many other types of fish just yards away from the shoreline. There are a few flights of steps you'll need to navigate to get to the pink sands on...More

1  Thank Rosemary M
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Very secluded beach. Enjoyed watching the sandpipers and Bermuda Longtail. Bring your own chairs, umbrellas, etc. Because there is nothing there.

Thank chewels70
Reviewed 11 June 2018

This is a nice little beach, We had a nice walk along here. To get to the beach you have to go down a wooden staircase to the beach. The beach was ok, kind of clean, nice for sunset, Is quiet place, if passing worth...More

1  Thank Chris D
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Let the buses go to horseshoe bay visit this semi private beach with the long tails and enjoy, snorkeling is good and clothing optional as we have seen.

1  Thank sandmheath
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Very beautiful but small beach area. The water was amazing with all of the reefs so close by the beach!

Thank MykeWinstonSalem
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Dave M
14 August 2016|
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There were no umbrellas for rent when we were there in June, however you could find some shade by the rocks. Public bus runs from the boatyard to church bay beach. If you ask bus drivers, they will generally let you off... More
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Dave M
22 August 2015|
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I paid a round trip bus fare of $9.00 and I believe the taxi is double that price. Also, if you are offered the "Special Trip" bus do so because the other bus does local stops and take a little longer to get there. You will... More
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