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Castara Bay

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Address: Tobago

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beautiful beach

we stayed at castara bay for a couple of hours and its just like a typical tropical small island cove , beautiful beach lovey sea to swim in , nice local bar , just fell in love... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Stourbridge, United Kingdom

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we stayed at castara bay for a couple of hours and its just like a typical tropical small island cove , beautiful beach lovey sea to swim in , nice local bar , just fell in love with the place will be back

Thank dmartinwba
Kenilworth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I visited Castara in Nov/Dec for 2 weeks self catering. Fishermen sell their daily catch at 4pm and the local ladies bake fresh bread on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Excellent snorkelling on the right hand side of the beach. Beautiful sunsets. Great vacation.

Thank Alan D
Pleasanton, California
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited in November 2016. Had the place almost all to ourselves. Beware of locals who try to sell you the use of the lounge chairs. We paid the first fellow to ask ($5.00 USD each), but had several more young men ask for money. They did not believe we paid the first guy, and we had no proof. We were... More 

Thank Maris B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beaches and quirky little shops and bars. Great locals and worth getting to know them for their knowledge. A little rough round the edges in places but it is the Caribbean as was elsewhere and we loved it.

Thank davidwnorth
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best beach in my view.lots of beach to walk on, relax, and the water is clear and calm.There are some fishing activities which can be noisy at times when the boats start up.

Thank baby p
Warsaw, Poland
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came for a week i stays for 2,5 month. U just love this place. I love the enegy, people, food There is not even one day when i dont think about Castara. I stayed in Blue mango and i think it the best hotel with an amazing View. I do recommend everyone!

Thank MyFlirtWithReality
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

As you arrive in Castara you see the beach ahead of you - parking is not easy and you need to find a space on the main road. There are numerous coffee shops, bars and restaurants all very reasonably priced. The beach itself is fine if you walk along a little way from the main stretch but we found parking... More 

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Winter Springs, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

We stayed in a little house during the off season in September. Many of the places were not open yet, so there is not much going on. I have been to many of the places in Tobago, and wanted to visit the beach coves areas on the north side. I would suggest getting one of the local guides to take... More 

Thank Saltwaterdragon
Kourou, French Guiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Nice and quiet fishing village. We have the unlucky of the nice boat house bar on little beach was closed. But even so its a nice place to spend some days rent a car and explore de Island...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Castara Bay even though I did not bathe is such a lovely bay. There's such an amazing scenary!! All those beautiful fishermen boats. Castara for me is like a fishermen stop besides all the beauty of it. The fishermen's boats are there and its like a liming spot. Castara is still a amazingly gorgeous beach!!

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