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Lower Bay Beach

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Address: Lower Bay, Bequia
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This excellent beach is one of the highlights of Bequia.

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Beautiful as all the beaches are

I should say that almost all the major beaches in Bequia are beautiful. I visited here though on a very busy day over the Easter weekend. It's a pretty long beach with a small... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Tobago
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90 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I should say that almost all the major beaches in Bequia are beautiful. I visited here though on a very busy day over the Easter weekend. It's a pretty long beach with a small rock formation near the middle of the beach which allowed young children to dip without having to worry about the waves in the ocean. Absolutely worth... More 

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Arima, Trinidad
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I walked across from Princess Margaret Beach - just a short hike over the headland and downhill walk to the beach. There were no public changing facilities but a few beachfront restaurants & bars. There were two swings hanging from trees across the beach. At two points, rocks formed little pools in the sand that the waves filled with fresh... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Unbelievable beach with very few people. The sand is perfect, the beach is long, the water is amazing - go to the far right side of the beach for some good snorkelling.

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Thank DePeGe
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Lower bay beach was just below our hotel,kept very clean and excellent for swimming. Most days other than weekends practically empty. It's possible to walk to Port Elizabeth from Lower bay, just ask a local for directions. Lower bay has a few beach restaurants and bars our favourite was De Reef where we ate barbecued local chicken delicious. If you... More 

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

Very good beach for swimming and less busy than some. A bit less commercial than Princess Margaret as there are no restaurants or bars here. Very quiet.

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Trinidad
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

White sand, turquoise waters make this beach feel like you are in Paradise. Lunch can be had on the deck overlooking the beach. The ocean is picturesque with the sailboats anchored there. Certainly a place to visit.

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Athens, Greece
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

It's a ten-minute walk from Pr.Margaret beach .Sandy and more beautiful,easy to swim and less crowded.

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Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

You can walk-hike to this beach. Make sure to be in runners or hiking shoes. Not as pretty as Princess Margaret beach however it does have a local vibe. The locals hang out / Lime here listening to music and while bbq-ing in the parking. Local children are playing on the beach with their peers and parents.

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Brooklyn, New York
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Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

There's nice snorkeing at the points. The beach is Caribbean gorgeous. There are places to eat and hang out It is possible to swim good distances from the far end of Lower Baycand around the point to Princess Margaret. I love to swim and this was my favorite beach in Becquai.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 February 2017

Take a taxi to Da Reef then stroll down to the best beach on the island. Swim snorkel or just walk. Wonderful.

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