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Address: Grand Cayman
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Located on the southwest part of Grand Cayman, this is a good bathing spot....

Located on the southwest part of Grand Cayman, this is a good bathing spot.

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So beautiful.

A wonderful place to snorkel and enjoy a quiet beach day. Beautiful coral formations are home to lots of fish and if you're lucky, you'll see a turtle!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Floridafamily75
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A wonderful place to snorkel and enjoy a quiet beach day. Beautiful coral formations are home to lots of fish and if you're lucky, you'll see a turtle!

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

we stopped by this place on our way to the airport. Great snorkeling location with swim-through reef and picturesque beach. It was a little crowded, but there were nice amenities there and world-class snorkeling. easy parking. wish we had been there longer.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was easy to find and the snorkeling here was awesome. Capped off a nice afternoon with some fish tacos at My Bar just up the road.

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Rockford, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Smith Cove is a scenic out of the way snorkeling spot with a small sand beach area southwest of Georgetown. It's has a beautiful coral reef that runs right up near the beach with a variety of colorful fish. The protected cove means the water here is very calm. There are picnic tables, parking across the road, and a bathroom/shower... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A little beach and a little Iron shore. A great place to sit on the beach. Nice to watch the awesome sunset from the Iron Shore. There are some trees so that you can park your chairs in the shade. There is a washroom and a place to shower off which is nice too.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Truly one of the most scenic locations we've found in Grand Cayman. Very Picturesque and many coves available for snorkeling

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good place to go snorkeling, though it's a bit of a swim out. A nice beach as it doesn't have much seaweed and has a rock that people like to jump off from -- be careful!

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Windsor Locks, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not far from Georgetown, Smith Cove is an interesting medium size scenic "find" that is great for snorkeling, swimming, or just enjoying a dip in the clear blue Caribbean water. There are large rocks that you can swim/snorkel around and see the fish that live at those reefs. It is good for adults as well as families. You may park... More 

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Walnut Creek, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love it here. If it is windy on the east end, go here. It is protected and is so beautiful for snorkeling and hanging out on the beach

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Scappoose, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was by far the best snorkeling either of us have ever done - in the world! Brilliant displays of various fish, exceptionally clear and WARM water in a beautiful, calm setting. We had driven by several times, but it was always so busy and crowded during the day. My wife suggested we go early in the morning, which we... More 

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