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Salt Whistle Bay

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Address: Mayreau

This pristine tropical bay and its beach are protected from rough Atlantic...

This pristine tropical bay and its beach are protected from rough Atlantic waters by a small piece of land that extends out into the ocean.

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Beautiful for lounging and swimming!

Want a slice of paradise? Ready to relax? Head here for lounging, swimming, and forgetting about life for a while.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kelly B
Minot, North Dakota
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Minot, North Dakota
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140 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Want a slice of paradise? Ready to relax? Head here for lounging, swimming, and forgetting about life for a while.

Thank Kelly B
Maraval, Trinidad
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Water is superb but can be noisy and like a parking lot wih visiting charter boats at easter time but with that said it is a lovely location with good anchorage

Thank Evelyn M
Bronx, New York
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

The clearest water I have ever seen. Safe, clean and just perfect. A few people selling drinks and souvenirs. No one hasslling or bothering you. Respectful local children sharing stories about their families and island life.

Thank Lindsay M
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23 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful area protected from the wind, there is a little jetty if you come by boat, white sandy beach and clear turquoise calm water. Normally there are local ladies selling souvenirs and there is a bar as well.

Thank martina m
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21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

A delightful time is yours to enjoy on Mayreau. Picnic on a sandy beach, swim in calm transparent waters, and replay a scene you will happily enjoy in your mind for years to come. All this came after a catamaran trip to Mopion, the smallest island in the world with a man-made structure on it (a tree trunk with a... More 

Thank Rab T
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

This beautiful, small bay has an outstanding sand beach. This is the place to walk barefoot, either in the sand or in the small waves. Where to walk? Who cares, you're on one of the best beaches in the Caribbean. Although the Club is closed (as of early 2017) there's a bar at the west end of the beach. And... More 

Thank Barbagrigia
Kochi (Cochin), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Salt Whistle Bay is a calm Bay with pleasant swimming. Not much to see if you snorkel. Fresh lobster on the beach . Tasty. A lot of yachts moored in Bay

Thank Andybayridge
Knoxville, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

We stopped here while on Island Windjammers tall ship the Diamant. We anchored at the base of the main port and walked up the hill to see the view from the back of the church. Then down the hill to this perfect beach. Beautiful blue water, nice sandy beach with palm trees for shade. A few local shacks for food... More 

Thank Jotum
Moryn, Poland
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

Beautiful quiet place , well protected from E swell , very good snorkeling. also good place for windsurfing ,

Thank Mariusz_adv
Brooklyn, New York
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39 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

This is a big French yatchie destination and the bay is filled with boats. The swimming is very good with some so so snorkeling at one end of the beach. The locals will grill lobster for you in stalls along the water. It is delicious and it's fun to hang out and chat with the people who live in Mayreau.... More 

Thank Bryn11215

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