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Maybe you haven't seen the place since 2 Cat. 5 hurricanes hit BVI

Do not waste your precious vacation time and money going to the BVI. The islands are a mess and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
j p
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New York City, New York
Deserted beach

Due to the hurricane the cottages are still damaged but one could see the potential in the beach... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Trouble1312
,
Hillcrest, South Africa
via mobile
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Located on Anegada's northern shore, this is one of the best shore-entry snorkeling spots in the Caribbean, where visibility can exceed 100 feet on a calm day.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“big bamboo” (38 reviews)
“fish” (16 reviews)
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| The Big Bamboo, Anegada
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"big bamboo"
in 38 reviews
"fish"
in 16 reviews
"shaded benches"
in 3 reviews
"west side"
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"cow wreck"
in 10 reviews
"gift shop"
in 7 reviews
"clean white sand"
in 2 reviews
"be careful"
in 5 reviews
"great snorkeling"
in 5 reviews
"christmas winds"
in 2 reviews
"hundred yards"
in 2 reviews
"your feet"
in 2 reviews
"barrier reef"
in 2 reviews
"pain killers"
in 2 reviews
"sandy bottom"
in 2 reviews
"anegada reef hotel"
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"bar and restaurant"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Do not waste your precious vacation time and money going to the BVI. The islands are a mess and have a very long way to go before they can recover from the catastrophic hurricanes of 2017. The average person is still in a state of...More

Thank j p
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Due to the hurricane the cottages are still damaged but one could see the potential in the beach! Pitty about it

Thank Trouble1312
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful experience at this little gem, some of the most amazing water we’ve seen in years and we live in th Caribbean!!! We will definitely return, staff was awesome and the beach in incredible!!!

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Cool reef and good drinks. We hung out most of the day, stopped at the gift shop, hung out on the beach and under the trees. It was peaceful and beautiful.

Thank Kelsey F
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Have a lobster dinner, then go hang out on this incredible beach. No place prettier on Earth! The sand is a gorgeous pink tint. OMG so pretty.

Thank Johnna W
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Reviewed 25 December 2017

The wind was very brisk this day, but the reef breaks the waves and the coral near the shore if full of life. We enjoyed the snorkel, conk shells, and sea life. Of our entire week cruising the caribbean this was the best beach for...More

Thank Profguy
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

There are places where we humans feel like we become part of nature and this one of those places, First, the island was formed from one large Corel reef which is the second largest island in British Virgin Islands, which is astonishing in the sheer...More

Thank MARTINRAYC
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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite place to go while I'm here best pain killers and rum punch on island if you miss this place you blew it!

Thank Kevin B
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Omg! is a beautiful beach with a spectacular colors! Is perfect for snorkeling and stay very relaxing here! Also have near a souvenir shop and the big bamboo restaurant one of the most famous in the island. the beach is very calm and you feel...More

Thank daviones
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

At first the service was rather iffy but they warmed up to us and chased us from the beach when the food was ready. Really well done lobster nice and juicy even after grilling. Also had good ice cream.

Thank Richard W
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.02 km away
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