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Carlisle Bay

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“beautiful beach”(268 reviews)
“harbour lights”(74 reviews)
“white sand”(95 reviews)
This bay is best known for its calm, sheltered waters, perfect for swimming and scuba diving.
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Bay Street, Bridgetown, Barbados
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful beach with plenty of beds to hire 20$ for the day for 2 beds and a umbrella.. As you come in there is a van that sells great cocktails if that is your thing. The only thing I would do different next time is...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nheath1
Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful beach. Price is reasonable for chairs and umbrella and you get boatyard bucks to use while you are there. All water sports included

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Cheryl A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Best holiday ever to barbados 16th visit stayed in 2 bed appartmentin the middle of the locals they were amazing and wounderful people made us very welcolm stayed for 38 days Beaches lovley very clean and friendly

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sue H
Reviewed 2 days ago

This area of the island has the best beach area just as good as the west coast. Crowded with cruise people but spacious to handle the load.Bars available to chill out and chair rentals/umbrellas for rent on the beach. This is one of the more...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank James957
Reviewed 4 days ago

Carlisle Bay is an urban beach within Bridgetown. Emphasis on urban. The beach itself is beautiful: white sand sloping gently into turquoise water. The problem: this beach doesn't get much "alone time." It's lined with hotels, restaurants and bars that crowd the beach with their...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank AlpinerHut
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Carlisle bay is a nice beautiful beach with plenty of action. You can go to the Boatyard for a busy scene or go off to the side near the Raddison Hotel & Hilton for a more calm area. For those that go towards the calm...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank jamescE2310EC
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a beautiful white sand beach with crystal clear waters. There is great snorkelling available with shipwrecks and turtles but you will need to do it by boat and not from shore. The harbour lights beach bar offers excellent service, great local flair, clean...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank debbiebalfour
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stunning beach great activities good bars lots of fun.easy to get to by taxi or reggae bus. Sand was like powder.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lordburns22
Reviewed 1 week ago

We used the shuttle bus from Savannah Beach Hotel to get to Carlisle Bay and I'm so happy we did!! Perfect soft white sand, gorgeous turquoise sea and lots of passing boats etc to watch. The staff at Copacabana Beach Bar were so welcoming and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank blue_eyes_2202
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean soft sand, beautiful views, and clear blue water. Rented a jet ski, had some tropical drinks...and enjoyed the sun.

Date of experience: February 2019
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9 March 2019|
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Response from retireeVancouver | Reviewed this property |
We took the easy way out to get from the cruise ship to Carlisle Beach - a 3 1/2 hr cruise ship excursion. The ride was in a small bus to Harbor Lights. If you are going by taxi or walking to Carlisle beach I recommend a... More
Vicki J
2 January 2019|
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Response from LGBATMAZ | Reviewed this property |
Could be mahi mahi.
Viola M
2 November 2018|
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Response from Trikerkev | Reviewed this property |
Hi it’s on copacabana beach 2 mins walk from the virgin departure beach hope this helps