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Crane Beach

Union Hall, Barbados
+1 246-423-6220
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Eighty-foot cliffs overlook this beach, making it one of the most beautiful beaches on the island.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pink sand” (46 reviews)
“the cliff” (57 reviews)
“body surfing” (24 reviews)
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Union Hall, Barbados
+1 246-423-6220
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

The waves are big and strong, good for body surfing, not for young kids - unless you keep them at water's edge. Sand is super soft. Chair get spiked early!

Thank Alexandra L
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Pink sand beautiful views, great surf and fun to watch the kids jump into the ocean from the rock on the cliff.

Thank ChuckandVikki
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Powdery white sand and wonderful wind to keep things cool. Ideal for active enjoyment of the surf, but not for swimming.

Thank Jon_the_Traveller_CA
Reviewed 1 January 2018

We stayed at The Crane and enjoyed the beach at every opportunity. It's waves are strong and sometimes quite big as well but if you get pass the 'breaker' (where the waves start forming) the water is much calmer and isn't that deep. Further out...More

2  Thank Skaramoosh
Reviewed 28 December 2017

had fun getting hit by the waves here. Kinda rough to just swim. Its either sunning or wave blocking! Very nice.

Thank JP2516
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Great for diving, walking about and chilling. But not my favourite beach to swim in: Waters are not calm.

1  Thank Lorraine H
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Awesome clean beautiful beach ,can’t miss out on this one ,try out the beach bar ,won’t be disappointed!

1  Thank marlisegl
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Very nice Beach and lots of chairs. The water was always aggressive and had to be very causes when enter.

1  Thank vacationers149
Reviewed 23 December 2017

This is the most beautiful beach on the island. My husband and I spend two weeks in Barbados and spend most of our time visiting beaches. We spent a lot of time at this one. Over all our whole trip to Barbados was wonderful. The...More

Thank Neely K
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

I read negative reviews about The Crane but don’t get it. Great place to relax in perfect surroundings great restaurants. You can go anywhere in the World and pick holes this place is fantastic.

1  Thank Wynefc
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Emily T
6 August 2017|
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Response from nathalie k | Reviewed this property |
im not sure you have to call the resort they are very nice, and they will help you with all your need
Michelle H
7 May 2017|
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Response from Ian C | Reviewed this property |
About half an hour by car or a couple of hours by bus with transfers and such. if you don't have a car you are probably better off arranging for a taxi with your hotel.
Angela K
1 April 2017|
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Response from Erin Z | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there will most likely be chairs available. There are guys who bring lounge chairs and rent them out so there should be plenty available. Also, I suggest you order lunch from Cutters. They will deliver to the Crane... More