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Anguilla Day Trip from St Maarten: Catamaran Sail with Snorkeling at Shoal Bay
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A popular beach with white sand and turquoise water that has its secluded areas as well.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful beach” (140 reviews)
“day trip” (78 reviews)
“white sand” (57 reviews)
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Shoal Bay Village, Anguilla
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

So, this is the beach that all of the locals tell you to go to. And for good reason. The snorkeling is good, the water is magnificently clear and the sand itself is relatively flat and easy to walk on. Plus it's one of the...More

Thank Jill H
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Shoal bay is one of the best beaches I've ever seen. Crystal clear water. Great for snorkeling too. It wasn't crowded at all. Rented umbrella and chairs from Tropical Sunset.

1  Thank Islandchic1979
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Shoal Bay is a quiet, simple, gorgeous, romantic clear, sugar-sand beach. The Sunset Tropical Restaurant is an added plus. You can get to Shoal Bay Beach in about 6 minutes from the docking port, and stay there all day. The sun is pretty super-hot so...More

1  Thank Keith H
Reviewed 8 June 2016

White powder sand, turquoise water, clean & calm water. It is not packed so it feels like you have your own private beach to yourself. Literally one of the best beaches I've ever been to.

1  Thank Susan_Ha88
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

This must be our 6th visit - so far for me it's the best beach ever - water clear and sparkling shades of blue and the beach soft sand. Getting a little bit built up now - hopefully it will retain its wild character.

Thank KateFusi
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This beach is the most amazing beach I have every been too! I cannot emphasize this enough. The water is crystal clear. Turquoise colors throughout. The sand is white and soft, does not get hot. The beach restaurant/bar is so much fun. Food was great,...More

1  Thank daniellenrogers
Reviewed 1 June 2016

All my life I have seen pictures of white sand beaches and water with more shades of blue than a Monet painting, and have dreamed of finding such a place. I have traveled the world and been too many beaches only to come up short....More

3  Thank Stacy A
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Gwen's restaurant is not on there but her food is very tasty bbq ribs chicken mahi mahi red snapper free wifi

Thank Ptrini762
Reviewed 27 May 2016

A nice place to spend the day... there are a few interesting restaurants but also the new resort the Zemi Beach which is fantastic

Thank Akis N
Reviewed 26 May 2016

It doesn't get better than this if you're looking for a no frills, pristine beach. We love it here especially at Gwen's Reggae bar on Sundays when they have live music during the afternoon. Bring a towel and suntan lotion, relax and grab some rum...More

Thank Eve D
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ErinBrookeB
2 July 2017|
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Response from Sweetie Q | Reviewed this property |
Early September is the peak of hurricane season!! I live in Florida and it seems that there is always a storm somewhere in the Caribbean the first part of September. We always go to Anguilla at the end of April or first... More
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carolyn r
21 March 2017|
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Response from 545pascalf | Reviewed this property |
It depends on what you like... Personnaly we like quiet beaches such as in Turks and Shoal Bay is close but already too built on the western side... But if the sun is shining, the colors are beautiful!!! Enjoy!!!
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25 January 2017|
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Response from Ken W | Reviewed this property |
it was a typo the lunch is delicious local is uncle Ernie's and tropical sunset restaurants it's amazing lots of snorkeling also there's Gwen's reggae bar white sandy beaches text me when u come and I'll give you an... More
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