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A pretty beach, a $12 taxi ride each way from cruise ship port (it might be less per person if more... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
Canberra, Australia
Beautiful, quiet beach.

If you are looking for a quiet escape for the afternoon, this is the place. Short walk from... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
Harrisburg, PA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are so many beaches in Antigua, is this one for you? Probably not unless you are doing horse back riding. During our stay in Antigua we visited the many beaches: Darkwood Beach | Ffryes Beach | Half Moon Bay | Dickenson Bay | Long...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

A pretty beach, a $12 taxi ride each way from cruise ship port (it might be less per person if more than one takes the taxi). Bar facilities include change rooms, shower and bathrooms, lounge chairs and umbrellas, but there is no obligation to use...More

Thank MeredithAussie
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We went as a small group from a cruise ship and we were advised that this was the best beach, that's were it all started going wrong. When we arrived there (only 2 miles from the ship) The staff were swapping tour guide polo tops...More

1  Thank MacSapper
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Tour of Runaway Beach and Fort James from horseback with Uprising Horses. Interestingly my horse was named Runaway because it was born on that beach. The horses are well cared for and very settled. We were able to ride on the trails as well as...More

Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 25 March 2018

If you are looking for a quiet escape for the afternoon, this is the place. Short walk from Dickenson beach, pack your snacks and some drinks and enjoy a quiet place to swim, walk the beach, and read your book away from the crowds.

Thank KarenW1019
Reviewed 26 February 2018

The beach on runaway bay is absolutely beautiful, but we recommend avoiding the bar/restaurant at the end of the beach. The Mystic overcharges for everything. The rum punch is watery - less rum than any other rum punch we've had in Antigua over 6 visits....More

Thank kalwinston
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

We just got back from our Excursion to Runaway Bay Beach. We found a taxi to take us there. Saving lots of money from the cruise ship Excursion fees. The beach itself is quite beautiful, the water pristine. There is a wonderful bar there call...More

4  Thank Steve S
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Firstly an apology. We were some of the people on a cruise ship that docked in Antigua in December. And we were desperate to swim in the ocean so we asked a local taxi company and they said that Runaway beach was the closest good...More

Thank webmanmike
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Took a taxi out to Mystic Resort.. this is not a "high class" joint, but it was a great place for three well seasoned travelers who have been to all kinds of places. We were on a cruise, but there were no buses or large...More

4  Thank Sue L
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We had the choice between Runaway Beach and Dickensen's Bay and personally, the difference between the 2 of them left no comparison and Dickensen's Bay is the winner!

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Kaitlyn B
27 March 2017|
Response from Brent H | Reviewed this property |
We just went to the beach, did not notice any foul smells Hope this helps