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beautiful and easy snorkeling

This is a great shot stop for beginners who want to snorkel the beautiful waters of Eleuthera. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Florence, South Carolina
snorkel out to the island to see some great coral/fish

It is worth the swim/walk out to the island. At lower tides, you can walk out there. Rest of the... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
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A remote, one-mile stretch of white beach surrounded by pines: a peacefull, scenic place to lounge and snorkel.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great shot stop for beginners who want to snorkel the beautiful waters of Eleuthera. The parking is very easy, and there is a sign that marks the water access which always helps. This is so much better than having to pull of...More

Thank jla466
Reviewed 2 November 2017

It is worth the swim/walk out to the island. At lower tides, you can walk out there. Rest of the beach is great white sand and crytal clear water.

Thank KR D
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We went to Gaulding's Cay on recommendation and were not disappointed! Beautiful beach with shade cover and lots of great snorkeling. Spent 3 hours there and didn't see another soul!

Thank Janine R
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Rented a house for two weeks on idyllic Gaulding's Cay. Although the beach is public, there is never a crowd. A few private residences are situated on this picturesque bay. ( Locals say sometime resident and local Lenny Kravitz is trying to buy up most...More

Thank Allan M
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This was a great beach and very quiet! The snorkelling was excellent around the little island. You need to take water and food as it's a bit of a hike to the nearest restaurant.

Thank LOUISE19112014
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

This beach was absolutely beautiful. It was nice to done here at low and high tide and to see the difference. At low tide, you can walk pretty far, even almost all the way to the island, at high tide it gets deep quickly. There...More

Thank Megan L
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The beach and the water, Spectacular! The quiet, the water lapping, the cloudless sky, I could live here and never want for any other place.....

Thank miggy911
Reviewed 14 January 2017

During our stay on Eleuthera the winds were strong and blowing from the East which meant the Atlantic side was rough and the beaches very windy. We had kids ages 9 -14 with us. We decided to go to Gouldings Cay beach. This is a...More

Thank Tryin_to_travel_well
Reviewed 10 January 2017

If you want a secluded beach this isn't for you, but if you can put up with 5-10 people sharing this lovely beach it's incredible. I guess it's kept clean by The Cove and residents. Lovely spot. Perfectly clear, calm water.

Thank drmobo
Reviewed 1 January 2017

A little bit of heaven on earth. The water is clear and warm, the fish are plentiful (for viewing while snorkeling!), it is uncrowded and the sand is so soft...what a wonderful place!

Thank aeioallen
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