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Beach Bum Bar

This place is a little jewel. Situated right on one of the prettiest beaches on Antigua, Tippy and... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Henry S
via mobile
Deserted and beautiful

This is an untouched beach - stunning location and rustic environment.. the food is delicious... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
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Catch some rays while watching the surf at this beautiful pink sand beach.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“body surfing” (11 reviews)

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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

This place is a little jewel. Situated right on one of the prettiest beaches on Antigua, Tippy and Avery serve excellent local cuisine with dollops of charm. Menu scribbled on bar counter: fresh fish, hot dog, grilled lobster. Ask keys for stand-alone loo. What is...More

1  Thank Henry S
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

This is an untouched beach - stunning location and rustic environment.. the food is delicious, cooked to order, friendly staff and a full bar service.. Shade in the restaurant next to the picturesque beach, an ideal way to spend the afternoon!

Thank Amandina69
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Antigua is not the best place to snorkel and after visiting many of its beaches Half moon bay was near the top of the list. The bay is only about 15 mins from nonsuch bay resort but quite far from other hotels - would be...More

4  Thank daffyduck625
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Been to this beach more than once it is quite remote, you need a car to come here. There is a small and popular cafe just by the beach with great fish. Reasonable prices And service. The beach is great to walk on although no...More

1  Thank Rosemary T
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Clearly a beautiful beach, but choked by seaweed. Slight smell of rotting vegetation everywhere. Two lonely bars with no customers. There appeared to be some seaweed free sand at the far side of the beach, but it didn't seem worth the walk in the very...More

1  Thank Richard P
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

I would highly recommend a visit to Half Moon Bay. This is not like one of the West Coast beaches. The water is rougher because it is on the Atlantic side so great for body surfing. Maybe take a picnic and get some shade under...More

2  Thank nicksimpson61
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We visited while on a tour during our recent holiday. You would require transport to get here. It is a lovely crescent shaped beach but is on the Atlantic Ocean side of the island so the sea was quite rough, crashing on to the shore....More

Thank Enid F
Reviewed 30 July 2017

All of the beaches in Antigua are beautiful, but we trekked to Half Moon because we expected something truly extraordinary. The "pink" sand is barely pink and most of the beach was choked with seaweed when we were there. I climbed up the rocks on...More

2  Thank TanyaLW
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

When we visited, there was a lot of weed piling up on the beach. It was fine round on the left hand / calmer side, and that's where we sat. That part of the bay is fantastic - super soft sand. But the body boarding...More

Thank Chappers48
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

This beach is in the south east corner of Antigua and a bit of a windey route in from English Harbour. However, first the view when you come over the hill and see it.. Wow! as it was July and a non-cruise ship day there...More

Thank Richard W
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7 November 2016|
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Response from Sylvia H |
There is Smiling Harrys along the road, but we went to the Beach Bum Shack overlooking the bay a couple of weeks ago. Absolutely excellent. Can recommend the grilled chicken strips.
26 July 2015|
Response from SammyD47 |
Oops, posted ? in wrong spot...