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Barbary Beach

East of Lucaya, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
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great beach

You need to have transportation to get here as there are no hotels close by. Gorgeous beach, but... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2015
Tom H
Huntsville, Canada
Spectacular Beach

Wow, this is one of the most spectacular beaches that both me and my wife walked on. The water is... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2015
Moncton, NB
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“long stretch” (2 reviews)
“sand dollars” (2 reviews)
“worth a visit” (2 reviews)
East of Lucaya, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
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Reviewed 13 November 2015

You need to have transportation to get here as there are no hotels close by. Gorgeous beach, but that's it. Nothing else here. If you want a huge beach to yourself with no other human being around, this is it. No vendors, stores, restaurant, nothing...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Wow, this is one of the most spectacular beaches that both me and my wife walked on. The water is so clear and aqua blue...just beautiful

Thank Moncton_Couple
Reviewed 1 August 2015

What a beautiful deserted beach. It was a little out of the way, you need a car to get to it but it was so nice. One of the ladies at our hotel told us though it was not a beach to go to by...More

Thank happywhenonholidays
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

So we left our hotel beach which we are extremely disappointed in hoping to find an amazing beach when we got here. And when we got into a little secluded spot we felt a little bit nervous because of who did it was not to...More

2  Thank Hockeylover59
Reviewed 30 March 2015

We've been going to Barbary Beach (as far to the left as you can go) for years and have never felt in danger as others have. Perhaps we've been lucky but we prefer seclusion over noisy tourists. Yes, there is garbage, mostly off boats I...More

1  Thank Seagypsy15
Reviewed 17 March 2015

I think we found Barbary beach... There were enough signs pointing us the direction of it, but nothing to tell you that you've arrived! My friends and I drove around for quite a while trying to find the beach, and took many detours that placed...More

1  Thank Alyssa F
Reviewed 23 February 2015

There's a long stretch of beautiful sand to walk along and you get to Peterson Cay from this coast line. However, there's garbage everywhere from beer cans to oil bottles, rope, shoes, etc. They need a park service to maintain, but there's really nothing else...More

1  Thank TravelSmarterJZ
Reviewed 9 February 2015

Not alot of people, nice long beach to stroll and catch some rays. Rent a scooter or coconutz motorized bike and head out. Light traffic and seclusion is a welcome sight.

1  Thank Paeddy
Reviewed 14 January 2015

Its beautiful and peaceful and a fabulous place to just relax and enjoy its beautiful scenery !!! There are hidden treasures all over if you are into looking for shells or just seeing all the different crabs and other things there !

1  Thank Diana O
Reviewed 11 January 2015

Barbary Beach is on the eastern part of the island. It requires transportation to get there. A lot of persons go there to have group outings. It is a wonderful beach with a lot of trees to provide some shade on the shore. Make sure...More

2  Thank sun_sand_and_sea
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Henna B
3 August 2017|
Response from Tonya D | Reviewed this property |
No,sorry this is a very secluded beach.In fact no one was on the beach at all.So it's not what you'd call a a typical beach.In fact it's about an hour drive from cruise port.If you have time on island to rent a car you... More