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“beach bar” (15 reviews)
“water taxi” (11 reviews)
“nice beach” (10 reviews)
Freeman's Bay, English Harbour, Antigua
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Me and the wife were here in 2016 and theres a nice reck just offshore with loads of fish when snorkelling..rocks at top end good too. Plus nice sandy beech for missus to relax on!

Thank tobytremlett
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Whilst snorkelling towards end of galleon beach around the sunken boat I noticed a snake like looking thing brown with white dots hiding amongst the rocks/grass. I made a quick exit out of the water. Having thought it was a sea snake I googled it...More

Thank blanch02
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We drove to Galleon Beach from Jolly Harbour in search of sea turtles. The beach wasn't marked on our maps, but was easily found by heading towards Shirley Heights and turning off on the road down the hill the right. (We missed it the first...More

Thank TanyaLW
Reviewed 31 May 2017

The beach is very quiet good for snorkelling and swimming. The little restaurant on the beach’s corner (Inn At English Harbour Hotel) is offering very good food and wine selection – you would not be disappointed! Also you could have a nice trip to English...More

Thank Julia R
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

For me this is a great spot for sundowners at sunset; quaint little bar, relaxed vibe, lovely sandy beach, clear waters to easily spot the fish & see turtles if you're lucky! Rent sun beds there which are fine, take your own towels & just...More

Thank Rochelle M
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This really is a stunning beach best reached by water taxi at $20EC return each, but the water is cold compared to other beaches, more turtle grass and not as sandy underfoot. Sunbeds are $30EC for two so not a cheap option. The fact it...More

Thank Renee194
Reviewed 14 May 2017

I came here for a little bit with my b/f while perusing the island. we did not get to go in the water but if I come back to Antigua, I am definitely swimming/snorkeling here. it seemed like a really good spot. There is barely...More

Thank tracyrocks
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed watching boat vie for good anchorage after Race Week composition. The beach bar was a great spot for drinks and meeting locals or sailors.

Thank Saylor2017
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Had a great time on this beach. Hired 2 canoes from The Cheeky Marlin to go and look at the Pillars of Hercules. Then had a relaxing time on the beach enjoying delicious rum punch, piña colada and tasty bbq dishes. All combined with relaxing...More

Thank Costyn v
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The beach is fine - adjacent to our hotel and attracts boaties and a few locals. The only place to get any refreshment was a shabby chic beach shack called the Cheeky Marlin. Cheeky was right in terms of prices - £20 for a basic...More

Thank druceym2016
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Heather J
10 March 2015|
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Response from AidenAbet | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can reach the beach by taxi from St. John's, the main cruise port on the island. The journey takes about 30 -40 minutes dependent on traffic conditions. The road to the beach is narrow. An alternative is to get a... More