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Elbow Beach

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Address: Bermuda

Three hotels line this beach, making it popular with tourists; you might...

Three hotels line this beach, making it popular with tourists; you might want to avoid this place if you're not into the Spring Break college kid party scene, which tends to crowd the beach during the Easter season.

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Great location, great beach! Bermuda is a beautiful, clean and safe island to visit! It is great for couples

Reviewed 29 October 2015
Michelle D
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews
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Reviewed 29 October 2015

Great location, great beach! Bermuda is a beautiful, clean and safe island to visit! It is great for couples

1 Thank Michelle D
Richmond, Virginia
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

Beautiful beach, very fine sand. Decent snorkeling right off the beach - coral not that far out. Best chance for a little boogie boarding that we saw in all of Bermuda. Overall gorgeous spot.

2 Thank ICThree
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Reviewed 24 October 2015

Beautiful Beach, stunning clear blue Water, soft sand, great place to swim and enjoy yourself on Bermuda's south shore. Not as crowded as Horse Shoe bay either.

2 Thank Gregor80
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 284 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Nice change from Horseshoe Bay. Not so many people and located below the Elbow Beach Hotel (which is currently closed) and Elbow Beach cottages. It is fun to walk the grounds of the resort after you enjoy the beach. Warm water and quiet surroundings are a winning combination.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Walked along this beach after dining at mickeys, very clean, long beach, with beautiful sand, and very clear water.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

A beautiful beach, but aren't they all. Decided to come here instead of Horseshoe bay because it is smaller and not as crowded. About 5 to 10 minutes past Horseshoe. The Elbow Beach hotel was right up from where the taxi dropped us off and we took advantage of the bar and could have eaten as well. We enjoyed our... More 

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Reviewed 4 October 2015

Bermuda has a lot of beaches and I hope to explore many of them one day, however, Elbow Beach is my current favorite! Quiet and beautiful. Pack food and drink and enjoy the pink sand.

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North Carolina
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Reviewed 30 September 2015

We did an island tour our first day in Bermuda and then bought a bus pass for 3 days and hopped off / on and revisited several sites including Elbow Beach. By far the way to go. Great snorkeling on Elbow just off the shore! Quiet and pristine, but a little walk to restrooms!

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Tatamagouche, Canada
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Reviewed 23 September 2015

If you like to escape from crowds, Elbow Beach is a great beach to go to, lots of sand area and beautiful water. If not staying at the resort itself, There is an entrance for the public to use

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Reviewed 12 September 2015

went on a RCI August cruise out of Bayonne, NJ to Bermuda. Did Horseshoe Bay too but Elbow Beach is the bomb. It was clean, quiet, serenity now! gorgeous blue water and pink sand. I would go to this beach any time over Horseshoe Bay. There is a porter potty before you head down to the beach. Clean not smelly.... More 

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