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Valley Church Beach

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We just returned from a 12 Day cruise on Royal Caribbean's Anthem of the Seas where we visited 6 ports, one of them St. John's, Antigua. As soon as we strolled up the main drag of the cruise terminal, we joined a group of other...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank msmelissacarrier
Reviewed 3 days ago

spent a week on jolly beach. simply the best beach i ever got to experience. calm turquoise waters,fine sand,no sea weeds at all,surounded by beautifull mountains, cant beat it.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank eric b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely water, sand, lounges, and decent food at the beach bar, The Nest. Spend some time at valley church beach.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank gg-7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located on one side of the Cocobay Resort. Not the main beach associated with the resort but easily accessible. Beautiful!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank TravelAddix411
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful beach and blue water! Stopped by here for the day while on a cruise. Not too crowded and chairs and umbrellas as well for a few.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank travelman1979_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breathtaking scenery, wonderful beach. If you're looking for a beach day from your cruise, this is it. during our 2nd stop at this island, wanted to go to the beach and WOW!!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank HudLD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

8 dollar shuttle to the beach from the cruise terminal. Nice beach. Not busy at all when we were there with 3 boats in port. Water us murky. No reef at all. Snorkeling was awful. Lots of activities, kayak, paddle board etc for additional cost....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 639PAULT639
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I found Valley Church Beach to be a little disappointing. First of all, I read on cruise critic it was "arguably the prettiest beach" on the island, with its white sand and blue water. And when we pulled up in our taxi, it looked to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 268andreab268
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful beach. The tidal level changes about four feet and the water is clean and clear and excellent for swimming. the depth changes form waist height to neck height quite quickly so anyone under 5ft 6in needs to be careful! The Nest...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Paul J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Got a taxi from the cruise terminal to this beach 8 dollars per person each way. It's a beautiful beach with lots of shells. The sea was very rough the day we went so not good for snorkelling. The beach wasn't very crowded. The locals...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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October 12, 2018|
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Response from Kerryman11 | Reviewed this property |
US $11.00 each way tip included. Find more couples and split it. Tell them to return at a certain time and don't pay until they return. Stray off the beaten path(outside man gate) for cabs. Tell them a price and STICK to... More
October 21, 2017|
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Response from X9006KBsandraf | Reviewed this property |
The recent hurricanes spared Antigua, so I'm sure it's still as beautiful as ever!
September 24, 2017|
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Response from Chriski M | Reviewed this property |
Just ask the driver for Valley Church Beach. Chairs, shades all available. Try the coconut shrimp