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Bermudian Gem

Absolutely breath taking. A must visit! Much less busy & open. We visited in October, the surf was... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
MacKayFamJam
,
Cape Traverse, Canada
via mobile
Cruise ship self-escursion. Nice but the public part is just OK..

So we took the Route 7 bus 50 minutes to the stop in front of the hotel. Walked what seemed like... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Stanley Y
,
Arlington, Virginia
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Three hotels line this beach, making it popular with tourists; you might want to avoid this place if you're not into the Spring Break college kid party scene, which tends to crowd the beach during the Easter season.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pink sand” (32 reviews)
“horseshoe bay” (28 reviews)
“coco reef” (13 reviews)
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Bermuda
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Absolutely breath taking. A must visit! Much less busy & open. We visited in October, the surf was very high and it was 28 degrees C. No cliffs, just wide open beach for miles and miles. Spectacular views and the water colour was mesmerizing. We...More

Thank MacKayFamJam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So we took the Route 7 bus 50 minutes to the stop in front of the hotel. Walked what seemed like miles to the resort beach then over to the public beach. This was our second day on a cruise to Bermy and Hurricane Jose...More

Thank Stanley Y
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Our first night in Bermuda, tried Elbow beach brasserie on the beach. Ok. Nothing overwhelming or great to say, other than we stayed 21 nights and only dined there once. It was fine, but nothing seemed to define it. We visited coco reef next door...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

This beach is very beautiful. The ocean water has an amazing aquamarine color. There are several good restaurants with outdoor sitting located on this beach. The best one is Lido Restaurant, very exquisite and elegant with delicious food.

Thank Katya K
Reviewed 7 September 2017

All very clean and a great beach to sunbathe or swim.Very easy to get to by bus or your own transport, would highly recommend at day at Elbow beach.

Thank Violet D
Reviewed 5 September 2017

But......avoid mickeys also avoid at all cost renting a sun lounger from the hotel. We were charged $100 for two loungers then our umbrella was taken from us as we were told we had not rented that in the price. The lady told the guy...More

1  Thank Tinyyorkielover
Reviewed 3 September 2017

One of the most beautiful beaches of the island, one of the few where you can see some people: there are also few bars and restaurants.

1  Thank kailuuu
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Unlike other south shore beaches like Horseshoe Bay Beach, Warwick, Jacob's Cove, or Church Bay, Elbow beach is just a straight sandy beach with a few resorts. There is free parking, nice sand, and some close reefs to snorkel in with average scenery, but you...More

1  Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 20 August 2017

For the last four years we have gone to Elbow Beach from our Celebrity Summit cruise ship. The van ride is $10.00 pp each way. Those wishing to sit on the beach can do so for free. There are no facilities available. We prefer to...More

2  Thank Richard S
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This is a beautiful and relatively uncrowned beach. The waves are good, not big enough to ride but still fun. If you don't rent chairs and umbrellas you save a lot of money. I had to rent two chairs and an umbrella, even though I...More

2  Thank nmfMaine
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Sleepyhollowgurl
18 August 2017|
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Response from Jan T | Reviewed this property |
Is open to the public and is long and beautiful. Good for swimming
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Joan D
25 July 2017|
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Response from TMish2014 | Reviewed this property |
I was able to rent chairs and umbrellas and use their beach an afternoon a few weeks ago. But i arranged it in advance. I do not know if you can just show up and rent on the spot. Chairs are for their guests first. So if... More
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dab07922
27 June 2017|
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Response from Vexil07 | Reviewed this property |
I did see a few groups of people using minibuses to get around, unfortunately I don't recall any of the vendors names, its best to look at the airport taxi and transportation vendors online and try calling ahead of time to... More
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