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Dover Beach

St. Lawrence Gap, St. Lawrence Gap BB15026, Barbados
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Brill

Relaxing and calm beach. Family friendly and a nice place to spend the day! A few locals hassling... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
georgiewg
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Stroud, United Kingdom
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Great place to swim!

Enjoyed swimming at this beach. Has some parking but best of all an outdoor shower to get both salt... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sandi M
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“water sports” (95 reviews)
“great beach” (132 reviews)
“jet ski” (35 reviews)
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St. Lawrence Gap, St. Lawrence Gap BB15026, Barbados
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Relaxing and calm beach. Family friendly and a nice place to spend the day! A few locals hassling but nothing compared to a lot of places. Would visit again.

Thank georgiewg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed swimming at this beach. Has some parking but best of all an outdoor shower to get both salt and sand off before heading off the beach. There are vendors, bars, umbrellas, chairs, sea-doo rides, etc all offered, too.

Thank Sandi M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best thing on Dover Beach is a local bartender named Joel Alleyne. Best bartender on the Gap. Puts on quite a show. His speciality is sweet talk. He is so talented that he can sweet talk more than one woman at a time. His...More

1  Thank LadyAggie79
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dover beach is smaller than the other surrounding beaches, but is no less beautiful. Well worth walking from Dover beach to Worthing Beach.

Thank Dean O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easy parking near the beach, either on main road or in carpark, we hired a Parasol and Chairs from just in front of the life guard tower. Could have stayed there all day, drinks available from the bar just set back off the beach, jet...More

Thank b1ngb1ng
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dover Beach was the very first beach we visited in Barbados, and as it turned out, our least favorite. We located the small parking lot and found parking easy enough, but the beach was smaller and busier than expected, flanked by buildings, and dirty in...More

Thank Butterfly_n1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great beach for learning to surf as good beginners wave and very shallow. It is uncowded and great for families with small children.

Thank ptravelp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The beach you go to when you want to unwind. So whether it's to jet ski mingle with the locals or just lay on the beach in the sun this is the beach. Located right on the popular Gap.

Thank Yvette S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful place ! The beach is clean and full of little crabs ! All beaches in Barbados are public and you can't separate your self with paravane , that makes it more social and very friendly experience ! Water in the ocean is...More

1  Thank Bohemian_me84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The beach had a calming effect, with little waves breaking on the shoreline. There was a little bit of sea weed however the sand was really nice to sit on and jus relax.

1  Thank June A
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Ann L
20 July 2017|
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Response from Renno2355 | Reviewed this property |
We have been October,January and june and found it to be ok. Try beach near butterfly hotel always empty. Als rotis next door are fab. Miami beach is also quiet with fast foods nearby and turtle watching from the hill. Enjoy
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goglasgow
21 April 2017|
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Response from Samantha A | Reviewed this property |
10 mins on the reggae bus but if you like walking it will take approx 40 minutes
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littleteo
11 March 2017|
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Response from VegasJ29 | Reviewed this property |
Been twice , took some from UK in Barbados dollar & top up from cash machines there.
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