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Best beach of our vacation

The wind was very brisk this day, but the reef breaks the waves and the coral near the shore if... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
This Beach is ultimate of nature ALive ..,best beach and snorkeling access in carribean

There are places where we humans feel like we become part of nature and this one of those places... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
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Located on Anegada's northern shore, this is one of the best shore-entry snorkeling spots in the Caribbean, where visibility can exceed 100 feet on a calm day.
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| The Big Bamboo, Anegada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The wind was very brisk this day, but the reef breaks the waves and the coral near the shore if full of life. We enjoyed the snorkel, conk shells, and sea life. Of our entire week cruising the caribbean this was the best beach for...More

Thank Profguy
Reviewed 6 September 2017

There are places where we humans feel like we become part of nature and this one of those places, First, the island was formed from one large Corel reef which is the second largest island in British Virgin Islands, which is astonishing in the sheer...More

Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite place to go while I'm here best pain killers and rum punch on island if you miss this place you blew it!

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Omg! is a beautiful beach with a spectacular colors! Is perfect for snorkeling and stay very relaxing here! Also have near a souvenir shop and the big bamboo restaurant one of the most famous in the island. the beach is very calm and you feel...More

Thank daviones
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

At first the service was rather iffy but they warmed up to us and chased us from the beach when the food was ready. Really well done lobster nice and juicy even after grilling. Also had good ice cream.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Drove our dirt bike out to Loblolly to have a morning swim. Beach is gorgeous and not at all crowded. Some sea weed this time of year, but not enough to deter us from swimming. Feels like you are at the end of the world,...More

Thank TNStreamSwimmer
Reviewed 24 July 2017

The coral seems to be more bleached each year we have been here but there is still plenty to see and, at high tide, you can get to the reef wall. It is well worth the effort

Thank David H
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We have been here several times and it never gets old! It is so beautiful. It isn't crowded. Love the bar and restaurant right there along with a gift shop if you can pull yourself away from the ocean.

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

A full bar and restaurant, hammocks for napping, trees and plenty of shade if you want to stay out of the sun. We tried the shrimp cocktail, it was delicious. The beach and water beautiful however on this particular day there was a lot of...More

Thank Lora Z
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Traveled here by scooter. I would highly recommend the adventure. Beach was nice and the reef was accessible from shore. One of the better spots for off shore snorkeling I have been to. restaurant at Big Bamboo was good (we had lunch).

Thank TraveloFlorida
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