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This beach offers spectacular views of the island, but watch out if you want to go swimming - strong undercurrents can make swimming here dangerous.
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Sandy Beach, Bathsheba, Barbados
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Reviewed yesterday

I took two family members visiting from the UK to this beach to show them the contrast to the beaches they had experienced on the other side of the Island. What spectacular views you get of nature at its best. You can stand on the...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank pdbaron
Reviewed yesterday

Stopped here on our private tour around the island. There were some kids hanging around here and climbing around the rocks. The scenery was very nice.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank mjtrail
Reviewed 5 days ago

But crowded with cruise ship tourists too. There are some spectacular rocks on the beach. There is a restaurant close by at the Atlantis hotel, which seems to cater more to the tour bus crowds and not to individual tourists, they are more interested in...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank kanukgirl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nature at its best! Definitely a don’t miss on the island. Stunning views and completely different to the west coast.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank JustRose_CH
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A visit to Barbados is incomplete without a visit to Bathsheba and the rugged east coast. Several other worthwhile attractions in this area and nice restaurants. DO NOT MISS IT.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Joseca80
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth the drive to drop down to take in the stunning views of this spectacular beach. Definitely worth a trip.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank SVR-Chelt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Do not miss driving down from Andromeda Botanical Gardens to this beach! Impressive rock formations! beautiful beach!

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank hitravelor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

rugged and wild especially in the rain, good rock formations. Good cafe if you can get in, has got outside seating but no good in the rain! If its dry its worth a stop if you are over that side of the Island for a...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Gardengel-IoW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walked along the beach for about an hour and collected all sorts of small sea glass and shells and rocks . The ocean here is very ruff and not meant for swimming and walking along beach shoes are a must . Worth the trip to...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Frexinet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always a dramatic beach and a great place to watch the die hard surfers take on a very rough sea. Amazing views and slow down on the top of the hill on the way down into Bathsheba so you can take in the view. It’s...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Bill P
27 November 2018|
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Response from chattygirl7491 | Reviewed this property |
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francine d
6 April 2018|
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Response from 124waynep | Reviewed this property |
The bus service originates from the Fairchild Street terminal in Bridgetown and runs hourly from 05.00hrs until 22.00hrs. Drive time is 50 mins. Local fare is US $1.00 in any direction, regardless of distance.
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montana3620
28 December 2017|
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Response from 1,111 | Reviewed this property |
No, it has not been affected. However, keep in mind that the Atlantic ocean in Batsheba area is rough, the beach is rocky and though scenic for watching, it's not good for swimming, but best suited for surfing. It's a good... More
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