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This Tortola cove offers excellent snorkeling opportunities.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dirt road” (21 reviews)
“beach bar” (35 reviews)

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing experience! Not for diva's or foo foo people, crawling, hot, cold waters, cactuses...so much fun!

Thank Narda R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Smugglers Cove was one of our favorite beaches. The dirt road leading you there isn't in the best shape but it's definitely worth it. Lots of good snorkeling right off the beach and a little beach bar too. A man named Nigel runs the bar...More

Thank slundy5617
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent almost the whole day at Smuggler's Cove. Beautiful views, fairly calm waters, and nice beach which also offers shade up under the trees. The bottom is slightly rocky upon entry so be careful or wear water shoes. Plenty of parking and even in...More

Thank hungryinpa
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This is what a Caribbean beach truly is. Gorgeous water, sand and plenty of shade. In our option, the best beach on the island. Out of our 6 day vacation, we came to Smugglers 4 times! No other beach could compare!

Thank Saint
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

One of the nicest beaches in Tortola. A bit off the beaten path but worth the bumps and bounce on the well worn "road". Small beach shack with a bar and snacks and limited menu. Piña colada so good that you might "end up the...More

1  Thank RufinoFiveDaysIn
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This beach is a trek and if you don't know where you're going it might take a few tries to find, but it is well worth the bumpy back road ride. Not crowded, lots of snorkeling, calm for all day floating, Nigel's beach bar is...More

Thank LindsLeach
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Great beach, easy to park - ideal for just snorkelling around, plenty of fish but the coral is in a pretty poor state.

1  Thank Steve M
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Beach was empty so we had it to ourselves. There is a beach bar on one end that was a nice surprise. Good place for someone who needs a bit of shade to hang out. Beach water is not clean. Has run off flowing into...More

Thank l1961
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful beach, not too crowded, with snorkeling. The best part is the advertiré getting there. So beautiful.

Thank NYMichele
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We have visited the BVIs three times in the past five years and always go to Smugglers at least two times! The water is perfect, the snorkling off shore is excellent and Nigel is always serving great drinks! It's a must do while in Tortola!

1  Thank SRod17
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3 July 2017|
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Response from NKyAdventurer | Reviewed this property |
Don't know if you got an answer on this or not. In terms of distance, it's not that far from the cruise port. In terms of the road conditions and logistics, I would allow 45 minutes to and from. RICH
13 March 2017|
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Response from Danielle M | Reviewed this property |
Yes! See Nigel's at the boom boom shack he will take care of you!
Lori O
28 January 2017|
Response from Lyndsey W | Reviewed this property |
Snorkeling over the coral reef in the crystal clear waters!