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Salt Whistle Bay

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Address: Mayreau
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This pristine tropical bay and its beach are protected from rough Atlantic...

This pristine tropical bay and its beach are protected from rough Atlantic waters by a small piece of land that extends out into the ocean.

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Water as clear as glass

Breathtakingly beautiful, in the low season the beach facilities are closed but the beach is still worth the visit

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 October 2016
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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Breathtakingly beautiful, in the low season the beach facilities are closed but the beach is still worth the visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Forgot to say, when you do the Tobago Cays trip, you also go to Salt Whistle Bay. Amazing! No snorkeling, but you can walk 30 feet out in the bay in the remarkably clear water and still only be neck deep. So beautiful...

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Thank Kay H
Port of Spain, Trinidad
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

The natural beauty of this picturesque beach and bay was spoilt by the high commercialisation that seems to have mushroomed here. Nevertheless natural beauty still trumps man made activities.

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Thank Judymaria07
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Just drop anchor and jump into some of the clearest water I have come across. A real natural harbour for easy mooring, and an accessible beach bar if you need to relax.

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

After just leaving the Marine Park I didn't realize how wonderful this beach was until I'm home looking a the pictures. So thin you can see across to the windward side. Lots of Tee shirt vendors and a few bars that don't get cranked up until happy hour. Had lunch here on our way to overnight at Canouan. Climbed the... More 

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Thank Craig R
St. George's, Grenada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

Fantastic beach. Sheltered and flat water and yet walk just a few metres to the windward side for a windy choppy bay , perfect for kite surfing or windsurfing. Great overnight anchorage with a few friendly bars. Good to chill out in a hammock during the day. Go there on Kalimba sailing yacht, or KalimbaToo powerboat

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Citrus Heights, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

Nice spot to moor but too many boats for my liking. We walked around the beach and decided to take off for more peaceful surroundings.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

There is something about waking up on your boat with a cup of coffee in your hand overlooking a narrow beach lined with coconut trees and ocean on either side. Since we were there in mid-May during the shoulder season, we were very fortunate to have the anchorage closest to the beach with no one in front of us. There... More 

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Kingstown, St. Vincent
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

We have seen dozens of beaches in the Grenadines., but have never visited another as spectacular as this one.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

If the residents would let me, I'd move here. Absolute paradise. The entire bay is sand bottom with just one big rock. The beach is white and soft. If solitude is what you seek then this is perfect.

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