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Address: Maxwell Coast Road, Maxwell, Barbados

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Beautiful quiet, white sand beach!

This beach is stunning. Super quiet, white sands and perfect to relax on. If you are looking to have a bite to eat nearby the Butterfly beach hotel has a beachside restaurant or... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Laura H
New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach is stunning. Super quiet, white sands and perfect to relax on. If you are looking to have a bite to eat nearby the Butterfly beach hotel has a beachside restaurant or if you looking for something a bit more adventurous, Barry's surf school is just around the corner. There was also wind surfing lessons going on that looked... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tiny beach, great for bobbing around in the waves, the main road is visible and there are no amenities but there is a convenience store five mins walk towards Breezers Bar and Grill and of course there is Breezers Bar and Grill with the gear Janis and her lovely food!

Thank Gashead
Swindon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Bouganvillea Resort which was right on Maxwell Beach. Beautiful white sands and clear sea, although when we were here it was always rough! Could walk along it for about 10 minutes before you reached the end where a hotel is. Interesting watching the crabs scuttle around the rocks. Lovely quiet beach. There are some other hotels... More 

1 Thank Prue143
Shediac, Canada
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

Beach across from our condo. Nice beach, not very crowded. We did have to walk through a local hotel for access, but there was no issue. When we visited, no locals, just a few tourists. Nice and clean, but smaller.

Thank Michel d D
Avarua, Cook Islands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Maxwell Beach is a lovely spot with palm trees and beautiful water, not completely over-run by tourists. Thoroughly enjoyed watching the little crabs just off the beach - thousands of them! Pleased to find that despite the smaller size of the beach, it was not filled with visitors. :)

Thank chagebak
Sacramento, California
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

When folks travel to Barbados, tourists tend to focus on Accra or Crane Beach. Of course we checked those beaches out, along with many others. But ultimately we kept coming back to this one. We happen to run into it by happenstance because our Air BnB was right next to this place. My husband and I are budget travelers and... More 

3 Thank Brenda327
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

our hotel was on maxwell beach but the other end to Sandals Resort. A perfect Caribbean beach with the most amazing white sands and clear turquoise water

1 Thank Bernise
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Just look at it don't need to say anymore! Pure heaven lovely lovely lovely! Take me back! Lovely walks in the morning! White sand clear blue waters

1 Thank blinksupet
Stony Brook, New York
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

The south side of the island isn't as calm as the western, but it's usually okay once you get past the breakers. If you're just looking for a beautiful beach, it definitely fills the bill. We enjoyed it while staying at Bougainvillea, so beach chairs and towels were provided. The part that you can walk there is limited to the... More 

1 Thank Gretchen O
Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

Our hotel was situated on this beach and it was really beautiful. I enjoyed an early morning walk here most days when it was virtually deserted. My worry is that the Sandals resort is expanding and this will make the beach very much busier in the future.

1 Thank Claire Y

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