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Quieter than some the other beaches.

Was a nice beach to visit for a swim or some sand time. Some stretches empty or nearly empty--a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Vancouver, Canada
Brilliant stretch of beach

From the Bougainvillea Hotel we could walk past Ocean one, Royal Sandals, Sandals and Turtle beach... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rochdale, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was a nice beach to visit for a swim or some sand time. Some stretches empty or nearly empty--a nice change from the more popular beaches on either side. Some commercial sections, including a bar with a balcony overlooking the sand and ocean. Like all...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the Bougainvillea Hotel we could walk past Ocean one, Royal Sandals, Sandals and Turtle beach. This walk was right along the length of Maxwell Beach. There was a footpath at the end near the Dover beach Hotel which took you through to the start...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This beach has the most beautiful sand, not a single rock in it. So soft. The view of the water is spectacular. Wonderful shades of blue, you could stare at for ours. The water temperate was good.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

We decided to spend a day at Maxwells Beach and so Glad we did Nice and Quite and so relaxing will go back .:)

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Barry B
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Very isolated stretch of beach. Soft sand, but sea weed intrudes at times. We were positioned just past the breakers at Bougainvillea Resorts, so the sea weed was light and quickly raked up by maintenances, but further down, in front of Sandles, it was heavy....More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank William H
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Apparently, we are here during the "off season". Very few people to enjoy beach. But that's okay because there is no fighting for chairs on beach, I can play my music, and where we are staying, Bourgainvillea, no problem with dinner reservations. Yes, the waves...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 968williamrh
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This beach is excellent most of the time. The seaweed issue on the east and south coast right now has rendered a lot of the beaches less than desirable. But that is environmental and pretty much island wide.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jeff F
Reviewed 5 July 2018

We spent a week at Bougainvillea Beach Resort on Maxwell Beach. We could not swim in the ocean because the water was too rough. Our resort beach area had very little seaweed, but all the resorts next to us had massive amounts. It was not...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank heather d
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Great beach and views. White sand. Easy to walk to. Sea had lots of seaweed when we were there so could not swim.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Hannah74920475
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Pristine white sand and clear Azure Sea - what more is required? Lovely beach to relax and spend the day

Date of experience: November 2017
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20 June 2018|
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Response from Ivan D | Reviewed this property |
Hi No markets nearby but there is a good supermarket in oistins 2miles away were you can get fresh fruit &veg plus all normal grocery that you nead for self catering at local prices hope this helps. Ivan
3 January 2018|
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Response from CJHolder | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can walk.