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Paynes Bay, Barbados
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Heavy beach erosion and tidal surge makes for uncomfortable early season swimming Early season weather conditions have made sporadic challenges to sea swimming this year Whilst not an issue to seasoned visitors it may be a problem to young families

Thank pastyman24
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

A lovely beach with calm, clear blue sea. There are a few rocks on the sea bed but only a few. Certainly not enough to worry about. We parked by the bus stop opposite No.1 Sandy Lane & walked down the path to the side....More

1  Thank t13scc
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

I have just experienced this place. Not a good business model. Greeted by the sign $2 to use the bathroom. We used the sun loungers for the day and inquired about the sign, no payment was needed from us. The bartender had different ideas and...More

Thank F00die66
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Beautiful beach - a bit rocky but nice to swim and snorkel. Vendors friendly and not pushy. Lovely sunsets and warm Caribbean seas.

1  Thank Seth G
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Nice beach but you will need shoes for the sea as very rocky - Not great for young kids, better beach would be Carlisle Bay

Thank Wanderlustbeeds
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We were looking for Sandy Lane access and found this place. A huge 4x4 was parked in the public access alley and a friendly guy pops out and lets us through to the beach.. he starts offering us chairs for 20 USD etc, the same...More

Thank Tania N
Reviewed 2 July 2018

The best part of Paynes Bay is hanging out with the folks who live on Barbados. Folks come to swim and enjoy the end of their day and they are always welcoming and fun to talk with.

1  Thank jags1995
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach and swimming from the shore with turtles and a ray will ensure you remember your visit to this beach!

Thank SelinaMWilliamson
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Clear blue water. Not much sand left but calm waters and great for snorkeling. Lots of water sports. The boys enjoyed the water trampoline. A few annoying peddlers but respectful.

Thank nmreece
Reviewed 21 June 2018

A wonderful day at the beach. Bring your sunblock, a broad brimmed hat or an umbrella and prepare to be soothed by the warm blue water of this lovely beach. Very clean and uncluttered.

Thank Ebbie S
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22 July 2018|
Response from Sylvana123 | Reviewed this property |
Never a shark in sight..... :) Although I've seen Simon Cowell there a few times.... :)
13 April 2018|
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Response from Joan M | Reviewed this property |
Walking the beach isn't as easy anymore. Can't go far at high tide
24 September 2017|
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Response from dtoliphant7 | Reviewed this property |
I can't comment on the hotel as we did a vacation rental south of where you're staying. If I remember correctly, that hotel is just outside of Holetown, and there's plenty of restaurants and cafes that offer Wi-Fi in that... More