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Runaway Beach

Northwest Coast, Antigua
+1 268-770-9174
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Jason rocks!

We just got back from our Excursion to Runaway Bay Beach. We found a taxi to take us there. Saving... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steve S
via mobile
Runaway to the beach!

Firstly an apology. We were some of the people on a cruise ship that docked in Antigua in December... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Northwest Coast, Antigua
Northwest Coast, Antigua
+1 268-770-9174

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just got back from our Excursion to Runaway Bay Beach. We found a taxi to take us there. Saving lots of money from the cruise ship Excursion fees. The beach itself is quite beautiful, the water pristine. There is a wonderful bar there call...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly an apology. We were some of the people on a cruise ship that docked in Antigua in December. And we were desperate to swim in the ocean so we asked a local taxi company and they said that Runaway beach was the closest good...More

Thank webmanmike
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Took a taxi out to Mystic Resort.. this is not a "high class" joint, but it was a great place for three well seasoned travelers who have been to all kinds of places. We were on a cruise, but there were no buses or large...More

3  Thank Sue L
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We had the choice between Runaway Beach and Dickensen's Bay and personally, the difference between the 2 of them left no comparison and Dickensen's Bay is the winner!

1  Thank emmakelly496
Reviewed 22 May 2017

this beach was very quiet, and looking "at" the beach, it's beautiful. However, the smell there was pretty bad. We did not use the beachbar at all, which was pretty empty. The staff never came to ask if we needed anything. the chairs were not...More

1  Thank Anne-Karine G
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We loved the Runaway Beach by the Mystic Bar in Antigua. Lots of shade and could rent two lounges and beach umbrella for $20. The people were very friendly and the bar had a nice rest room, shower and changing room. A bonus was a...More

3  Thank balmybreeze552
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is a nice beach when quiet with Mystic Bar at the Southern end. However, when Cruise Ships are in this is one of their standard "tours" to the beach so it gets quite busy, particularly near the bar (Antigua now gets upon to 3...More

1  Thank Richie R
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Spent a nice day at the Mystic Bar, we have spent a few holidays at Runaway Bay and although this bar was at the other end of the bay it was great to be back there. Staff were very friendly. We came on a trip...More

1  Thank patricia w
Reviewed 27 December 2016

After reading the reviews yesterday I decided to give this Beach a try. SInce there were no buses running because of the holiday, I had to take a taxi from the ship's port for $12 for one person one way for a 10 minute ride....More

3  Thank mjmoore1953
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Great beach, friendly staff, bar service is good, wifi available for $1, slow but works well Ordered the Mahi Mahi it was great

2  Thank Brent H
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Kaitlyn B
26 March 2017|
Response from Brent H | Reviewed this property |
We just went to the beach, did not notice any foul smells Hope this helps