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Paynes Bay, Barbados
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We love Paynes Bay. Great beaches, snorkelling, clean sea. High end hotels but can be used by non residents.

Thank dennisdawn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This beach is ok to visit. You won’t find anything special here, but it is ok to visit if you are near by

Thank Alexo000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very good for swimming relaxing and walking with restaurants cafes and hotel bars fronting onto beach

Thank michael v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are on our 3rd longish stay in Barbados & have ventured to many of the beaches. We decided to go there yesterday. The beach was very busy, the cost of parasols are 50% more than other beaches. It was full of cruise ship passengers...More

1  Thank Elaine R
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Small area of sand and giving access to a walk along shore line but depending on water depth may have to scramble over a few rocks. Nice for just lying on beach or a swim.

Thank Lorraine H
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We walked along this beach hoping to reach a beach bar but no luck. It is very small but would be OK for paddling in. The hotels are reachable from one end

Thank tiz246
Reviewed 3 December 2017

This became one of our favourite beaches as it was quiet and had a turtle every day we visited at roughly the same spot. For swimming, the beach near the road has good access in and out of the water and is sandy bottom, snorkelling...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We parked in the Esso (after asking permission) and then walked a bit to enter by the Fish Market. The water is quite rocky to get in at this spot. We walked further north and found a less rocky entry place, in front of the...More

1  Thank Familyonthetown
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We went to paynes bay via the sandy lane private beach that we were on but had a wonder round. You can also get to it via the entrance by no 1 sandy lane (the biggest gaff I've ever seen). We hired some beds off...More

3  Thank Paul Y
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

A nice walking beach dotted with hotels and small and fancy restaurants off the beach. Having travelled to Barbados many times I found this area to be the best for swimming and just relaxing. There are a range of hotels at various prices so choice...More

Thank GoodwoodRaleigh
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24 September 2017|
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Response from dtoliphant7 | Reviewed this property |
I can't comment on the hotel as we did a vacation rental south of where you're staying. If I remember correctly, that hotel is just outside of Holetown, and there's plenty of restaurants and cafes that offer Wi-Fi in that... More
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21 September 2017|
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Response from kathleen s | Reviewed this property |
we hit Barbabos at rush hour , so it took a little longer, but it usually takes 30 minutes. Have Fun.
29 June 2017|
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Response from Tony C | Reviewed this property |
10 mins in a taxi