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“Beautiful beach”
Review of Francis Bay

Francis Bay
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US$199.99*
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British Virgin Islands Helicopter Tour
Ranked #14 of 93 things to do in St. John
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: A pretty and amenable bay on St. John’s north shore. Beware: no changing facilities here.
The Woodlands
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175 reviews
79 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
“Beautiful beach”
Reviewed 17 June 2014

We almost didn't come here because everyone said the mosquitoes had been awful. But what a treat! Able to drive right up to the beach, pit toilet and lots of shaded areas with picnic tables. Not many people. Great birding near the reef and excellent snorkeling that was very easy to get to. Great body of water for floating!

Visited June 2014
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New York City, New York
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Beautiful beach but bugs ate us alive”
Reviewed 14 June 2014 via mobile

Awesome and amazing beach probably prettier than trunk bay BUT the sand flies had a party with us. U don't feel them til they start itching and u see a million bites all over. I was scared but learned what it was. Worth every bite lol.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Beautiful Beach”
Reviewed 12 June 2014

Easy to get to... great spot with very few people. Another on the long list of amazing beaches on St. John.

Visited June 2014
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Oradell, New Jersey
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67 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“My niece's favorite beach”
Reviewed 19 April 2014

Love the abundance of shade, the picnic tables, the wide beach, the great little hike with fiddler crabs and hermit crabs off the boardwalk. Just a super stop.

Visited April 2014
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Walnut Creek, California
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254 reviews
97 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
“Bring the bug spray”
Reviewed 17 April 2014

This is well worth the bumpy ride to get down to the parking. It's lots less populated. The beach is very wide and offers a good view of a large bay. Bugs were an issue in April, 2014 so be sure and pack lots of spray, apply and reapply. But don't miss it.

Visited April 2014
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