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A great place for underwater exploring, this secluded half-mile white sandy beach has reefs close to shore.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Remarkable beach and setting. Expensive to get there if you don't have a boat but you can't beat the atmosphere here!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank aballagh11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to White Bay as an excursion on our Disney cruise. The water was a bit rough the day we were there, but we still enjoyed it. Went to The Soggy Dollar bar for the famous Pain Killer drink and it did not disappoint! The...More

Date of experience: September 2019
2  Thank debrond66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Docked here and swam to shore. Fun atmosphere. Bathrooms food and a gift shop. You can swim back with your soggy souvenirs!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank cgriffith1050
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently stayed in St Thomas over labor day weekend. Dorian had just passed so the 4 days I was in turned in 85 and sunny with very calm waters. On my 3rd day of the trip, I took the ferry from Red Hook to...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From Ivan's to Gertrudes, to Seddy's to Hendo's and Soggy Dollar Bar, White Bay, JVD is by far the best beach in the Caribbean. I definitely recommend a stop at White Bay if you can.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Sean S
Reviewed August 28, 2019

This place is something out of a postcard. We stopped here on a small cruise shore excursion and will definitely be back in the future. The water and beach are one of the nicest places I have ever seen. The beach has a few really...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Justin R
Reviewed August 7, 2019

There aren't enough words to describe this beautiful place and the wonderful people. We spent a week in White Bay at the Pink House Oleander and we didn't want to leave. This is a perfect island paradise.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Jill P
Reviewed August 6, 2019

A must go destination, everyone has heard of the Soggy Dollar beach bar, well worth the trip. The beach and atmosphere is superb, the drinks generous!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Retiredtallahassee
Reviewed July 18, 2019 via mobile

White Bay is an amazing spot! Beautiful, calm water and nice sand. You have to go to Soggy Dollar because you just do, but don’t neglect all the other amazing bars on this beautiful beach! When there’s a line for drinks, make your way down...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank mocha2
Reviewed July 13, 2019 via mobile

3-4 days of R&R here will cure what ails you. More than that and you’ll need to break it up with a boating or other excursion as there is very little to do here beyond a few beach bars, swim, tan, read and nap. The...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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beachhouse43
May 15, 2019|
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Response from debyec2019 | Reviewed this property |
The fees are for entering/exiting BVI. Once you pay the entry fee you are free to go to any BVI island. You will then have to pay the exit fee when leaving BVI.
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arizonazorro
March 8, 2019|
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Response from tropiclady27 | Reviewed this property |
It is dead center on the beach next to Hendo's. Not hard to find at all. Yes, I was there, if your suggesting I wasn't. We also had a beer at One Love at the opposite end of the beach. There are several places there. We... More
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