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This scenic beach is located close to several luxury resorts.
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Long Bay Village, Anguilla
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful, perfect, white sand beach between Mallihana and Four Seasons Resort! The water is crystal clear and warm, and it was almost all to ourselves. You can walk the whole beach in about 15 min. and there are several restaurants to choose from at every...More

1  Thank jzpurdue
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Large fantastic beach, nice to make walks along the sea, for a pic nic on the beach and enjoyed the moment with family or friends.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We always spend some time on Meads bay. The beach is white sand with beautiful water. Post Irma (we are here early Dec 2017) the only lodging open is Carimar and Ocean Echo is the only restaurant open. The beach area does not have power...More

1  Thank swiftmi
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We visited this beach on a day trip from St. Maarten. We had lunch at Blanchard's Beach Shack and swam and enjoyed the beach. Definitely one of the best beaches in the area.

Thank James S
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This beach has everything- turquoise waters, white sand, and tranquility. It is one of the best beaches on the island!

Thank 20jack03
Reviewed 20 July 2017

After five times on the island. I would say I've become the Anguilla beach connoisseur . We've explored all over the island. This by far is Anguilla's hot spot. On one end you have the luxurious Four Seasons Resort. Meads Bay has super blue clear...More

1  Thank NwhyC N
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We stayed at the Malliouhana which was on this beach. The sand was soft, the water was beautiful and lunch at Blanchard's Beach Shack tops it off! It's a blue-green sea of tranquility. Great for kayaking and water activities. There's some decent snorkeling by the...More

1  Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 4 July 2017

If you want beautiful, calm turquoise waters with very little activity around the beach then this is the place for you! We visited the other beaches around the island and the sand and water at Mead's Bay is second to none. Also, there are not...More

1  Thank Glenn V
Reviewed 1 July 2017

...as far as the beauty of the sand and the crystal clear water. The beach here is much bigger than those other two. We ferried over from SXM and, after seeing this, are now thinking of returning for a longer visit to Anguilla. Simply stunning!

Thank RockyRaccoon
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

This is one of Anguillas' great beaches. The sand is white and soft while the water is a beautiful blue. There are several restaurants and beach bars on the beach and most have chairs you can use or rent. A great place to spend a...More

1  Thank swiftmi
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5 January 2015|
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Response from Eric V | Reviewed this property |
Sandy bottom yes. u will see 2 kinds of silver fish very close to shore all along meads bay. But go next to the rocks under Malli and you will see at least 5 different kinds of fish less than 100 feet from the beach. i did... More