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Address: Hodges Bay, St. John's, Antigua

One of the first beaches where kite surfacing was introduced on the island.

One of the first beaches where kite surfacing was introduced on the island.

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Room for all on this beach

Quiet in the week, busy at weekends. When the wind's blowing, it's fun time for the kite and wind surfers.

Reviewed 7 February 2017

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Went for a day on this most wonderful white sand beach! Crystal clear waters. It does get windy this side of the island but it's very refreshing in the heat.

Thank jackmac82
Coral Springs, Florida
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2,754 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 806 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

It's not as pristine as the pictures, it has no facilities and covered in seaweed. It would be great for someone to harvest and sale the seaweed. Right now you have easy parking, locals swimming and fishing (mainly on week end). They do kite surf, but not while I was there.

Thank 387indy
Cornwall, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Thin strip of beach used by the locals for swimming and fishing. Can get a little windswept, Easy parking and access

Thank Yertiz
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14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Quiet in the week, busy at weekends. When the wind's blowing, it's fun time for the kite and wind surfers.

Thank worldlywyse
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10 reviews
Reviewed 6 February 2017

minus the seaweed on the beach, it was nice, windy enough that you can tan and cool off. the wave is nice enough that you can still swim in the water, clean and clear!

Thank Doris H
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34 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Good spot for kitesurfing, launch area safe, parking can be small on busy days, not toilet or shower. No shore break on east side, small reef. Kite school present on windy days. Kite school staff a bit cold, some did not bother to say hi or turn around to see who arrived, strange for a kitesurfng school. Some other staff... More 

Thank Droptine1
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

We love this beach very naturel and very easy to enjoy. There is a shop there if you need refreshments no other facilities so we always take a chair etc

Thank Yvette C
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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262 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Well i remembered the name !! But no we did not swim, as the beach was looking grubby, with seaweed, But the water etc, looked great. With so many Beach's,,,,You can get very fussy !

Thank levace
Charlottetown, Canada
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29 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We got dropped off by a local bus and expected to see a nice beach with a few nearby attractions. There was neither. Other than a small restaurant and convenience store across the road, there's nothing there. The beach itself was deserted.

Thank Jean-Paul A
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129 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Don't miss this fabulous beach, it is to die for! If you imagine a perfect beach with beautiful sand and crystal clear waters this is it.

Thank Anjef

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