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Cozy little beach

This small beach was recommended by a local for spotting parrot fish (which we did see). The water... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
01JenniferM
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Great little beach!

Even despite the wind and crashing waves it was a great spend of time. Fairly private. Earlier... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2018
JasonLB
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Strap on those flippers: the calm, sheltered waters of the bay make this beach a great place to snorkel.
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Church Bay Park | South Road, Bermuda
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This small beach was recommended by a local for spotting parrot fish (which we did see). The water is quite calm, we saw a number of snorkelers. There are also beautiful rock formations at this beach. We really enjoyed it and would recommend it over...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

Even despite the wind and crashing waves it was a great spend of time. Fairly private. Earlier visit had family photos which turned out great.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank JasonLB
Reviewed 16 October 2018

This was close to our hotel, the Fairmont. We decided to check it out during our scooter excursion. It's just amazing to see the cool rock formations......When we got there, there was another couple taking pictures. Other that that, the place is deserted. Highly recommend...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed this beach. Snorkelling was great too and we went there weren't many people there. A bit of a hidden gem of a beach.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 118danaild
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This is great gem of a beach that is smaller and much less crowded than Horseshoe Bay or Tabacco Bay Beach. Right off the main road down a path to the beach. The snorkeling here is great for experienced individuals, but is not ideal for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank eka3520
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Walked here from Gibbs Lighthouse, took about 15/20 minutes. Port-a-potty's are at top of hill with 2 rooms for men and 2 for women. Wooden steps down to beach. Beach and waterway are larger than Tobacco Bay, with just as many fish to see when...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank BobVDE
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Great place to snorkel right off the main road. Easy to get to by bus. Nice beach, small but not crowded. A lot of nice fish right at the beach.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank arthurd892
Reviewed 29 August 2018

The underwater scenery is fantastic, and ocean life is so alive with color and energy. Kids love this beach and you can picnic here easily, from anywhere in Southampton parish. The water is awesome.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank TheVictorCat
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Avoided Horseshoe because of the Cruise ship crowds. Nice beach with some of the best snorkeling on the island. Bring water shoes & an umbrella

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Scubaluvr
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Just west of Horseshoe and far less crowded (though there are no facilities here) is Church Bay. This beach offers the best snorkelling on the south shore with parrotfish and others coming right up to shore and along shallow reefa that strech out from the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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davem887
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There were no umbrellas for rent when we were there in June, however you could find some shade by the rocks. Public bus runs from the boatyard to church bay beach. If you ask bus drivers, they will generally let you off... More
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