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What a spot!

We swam across from Hawksnest as the parking to walk down the hill is limited to approximately 4... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
Right outside our door!

Our friends stayed at the cottages on Gibney beach, we visited everyday, and having the beach on... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
Amanda K
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“tire swing” (11 reviews)
“the cottages” (3 reviews)
North Shore Road, St. John

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Reviewed 10 June 2017

We swam across from Hawksnest as the parking to walk down the hill is limited to approximately 4 vehicles. The water is extreemly calm and the tire is a great additional.

Thank aaronkch
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Our friends stayed at the cottages on Gibney beach, we visited everyday, and having the beach on your front porch is wonderful! It's a great sandy beach that does see some minor waves from time to time that makes for good boogie boarding for little...More

Thank Amanda K
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Nice secluded beach in St.John USVI! Limited parking! Go early! Water is so clear. Shaded area available .

Thank Gatorblue
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We spent a day at Gibney Beach and found it to be beautiful and peaceful. It is a short swim from Hawksnest and is a local social spot for locals.

Thank VIadict
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We went early one morning at the recommendation of our charter captain. We grabbed one of the few spots near the gate (after driving past it a couple times). We enjoyed our breakfast (N. Shore Deli) on the beach and took a bunch of pictures...More

Thank Shannon C
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

This beach has beautiful soft white sand. You can walk out really far and the water is still waist level. The kids loved the tire swing!

Thank Idreamofthebeach
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

I almost hate to rate this beach because I don't want people to know about it, but what a hidden gem! My husband and I went here on our last day after getting to Hawksnest and finding it to be super crowded and with no...More

1  Thank Melissa A
Reviewed 29 May 2016

This is a pretty beach and has a tire swing that goes out over the water. You could swim to this beach from Hawksnest. The parking is enough for three cars and that’s it. You park at this large iron gate and walk through it...More

Thank Armbar0731
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Such a cute spot for pics. We took pictures of our son and bride after the wedding on Hawknest Beach. Easy hike down in. The pictures of the bride in her dress on the swing are great. The bummer is that somewhere either on this...More

Thank scottagraham6
Reviewed 4 May 2016

This is by far my favorite little beach to go to get away from people. The only reason we knew about it was because it's right across from the house we were staying in. Otherwise it's not advertised at all and there's no signs about...More

Thank Kristin M
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