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Reviewed 8 November 2018

We came here for an afternoon of snorkeling. It was quiet and the beach is beautiful! It's an excellent area for snorkeling, swimming and plenty of different fish,etc. to see. If you want a relaxing afternoon this is an excellent place to spend it. There's...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank SherryC1285
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We loved our entire experience at Half Moon Beach and Calico Jack’s Pirate Shack. Tania greeted us with a friendly smile and cold Red Stripe then gave us a quick tour of the cute cottages and different areas of the beach. After hanging out, Michael...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Tmainguy
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

A group of 8 persons including two teenagers and one child had an amazing afternoon at the beach and also with a boat trip to Calico Jack Pirates Island. The snorkeling was enjoyable at the island and there was this constant breeze. I will visit...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank deeabee
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

First of, this place is perfect to take pictures on a sunny day. You will get AMAZING shots here. Looks like an oasis from a dream. The color of the water is like a jewel. This is one of the most pristine beautiful places I...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank mkellinha
Reviewed 12 July 2018

A great beach with everything you need! Chair to lounge in the sun, benches to lounge in the shade. White sand beach, sandy bottom, sea grass and reef depending on how much you want to explore. There are even cabins to rent so you can...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

a place to visit must at least once in ur life its a beautiful place 4 everybody to visit whether its a family or a couple everybody will enjoy

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank johnmillerjm936
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Was not impressed with Half Moon Beach. It was rundown and nothing really to see except for some stray dogs and puppies.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Total waste of money. Small beach (smelled) with nothing to do. I would have spent the time at my resort with the beach service! Food was good and live entertainment was good too. Don’t waste your money on that excursion

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Xoxosyl
Reviewed 20 February 2018

They say there is a $5 admission fee for this beach but we just walked in and it was fine. Lots of trees separate this beach from the road, so it feels very tropical and secluded. Chairs and hammocks are available to use. There is...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank natalieecrum
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Did this a few years ago as part of a half day snorkel excusion. Fun time and great food served picnic style

Date of experience: January 2018
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10 December 2018|
Response from deeabee | Reviewed this property |
In the restaurant…
15 January 2018|
Response from L_M_Saggs | Reviewed this property |
It is $5 to access the beach. We didn't order from the restaurant, but got a bbq meal at Calico Jack's for around $20.
29 January 2017|
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Response from surgeonboi | Reviewed this property |
Yes yes and varies from a meter to deep