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The Battery/Fort above

If you travel up the road from the bay you can get some great views of it from what is called Fort... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Samantha P
,
Halifax, Pennsylvania
Beautiful beach, clear blue seas and shade from the trees

From the town it was probably a 20-30 minute walk (depending how fast you walk in the heat) with... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
txdch3
,
Gloucestershire
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Although one of Tobago's more pristine and less crowded beaches, Pirate's Bay has the rougher waters typical of most northeastern beaches on the island.
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

If you travel up the road from the bay you can get some great views of it from what is called Fort Campbellton. It's a short walk from where you park your car to get to the two cannons. Nicely landscaped and you can pick...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

From the town it was probably a 20-30 minute walk (depending how fast you walk in the heat) with over 160 steps down to the beach, but worth every step. The beach is very pretty with clear blue sea. Trees at the back of the...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Can be reached by many many steps so by boat is best. Not much there but a pleasant way to spend an afternoon. Water great for swimming. We were lucky there was a pirate's ship in the bay when we went. Great for the Romantics...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

The main village of Charlotteville is situated on Man o’ War Bay, a mile-long crescent of sand with a lifeguard protected swimming area at its southern end and plenty of eating places nearby. Pirate’s Bay is a more remote beach around the next headland at...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

From the beginning to the end it was an adventure!! But we loved it..The steps leading to the bay was a lot and it was also very hot but so worth it!! When we saw the beautiful scenery and untouched beach we knew we made...More

1  Thank Sherma P
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

A very nice and quite beach. The road to go there, by car is very hard to drive I'd say...but u can walk. (I like driving and adventures sonI enjoyed it) The last few hundred meters will be to walk anyway, with a step stair...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

Short walk to great location swim snorkel only 2 people there, coral good and variety fish, well away from the crowds.

Thank Por99ter
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Go with Peter Cox. He knows where the coral and the fish are. We had a great day and a great lunch as well.

1  Thank Christine R
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

This bay in Tobago is as picturesque in real life as depicted in photos. You can either hire a pirogue from the nearby fishing village for a small fee or make the drive/hike up the hill. Either will be an experience. The path up the...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Sure, it is absolutely spectacular! I had the most amazing time, and I highly recommend it, BUT.... :-) As soon as the road goes from blacktop to gravel, you have gone too far! Go back and find a place to park! The gravel road wraps...More

1  Thank Joshua W
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