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Rainbow Beach

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Address: Frederiksted, St. Croix

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Pretty/Crowded

This beach is really pretty, but was very crowded! Most beaches on the island are quiet and this one was full of people.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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St. Croix
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This beach is really pretty, but was very crowded! Most beaches on the island are quiet and this one was full of people.

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Drove here after visiting Frederiksted. First, if you want to avoid crowds from cruises, you can easily find the cruise ship schedules online. We didn't go anywhere touristy on those days. Still, on a Wednesday, the beach was fairly crowded. Not a ton of parking, but there are other beach access points a couple of hundred meters up and down... More 

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Kearny, New Jersey
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65 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To echo what most of the other reviewers have stated, this is a cruise beach. While the water is warm, calm, and crystal blue, it is noisy and crowded with beachgoers (most probably from the cruise ship). It's located a short (>5minutes) from the cruise terminal. It suited our needs for the day because we spent the morning on a... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach is so beautiful and the water is calm and clear making it great for the whole family. the section right next to Rhythms is usually crowded, but if you drive a little past there are plenty of places to pull over and get your own private section of pristine beach.

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Thank LieschenLee
Ontario Canada
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a few hours at Rainbow Beach as we stop here on our cruise. This beach is very close to the pier, good to walk, swim, snorkel, and relax. Some rocks in the water, but good to attract fish. Water was calm and clear with limited facilities.

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Thank Accombo
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful white sand, blue water and a good amount of snorkeling sights for beginners. Great place to spend an afternoon

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Thank Ben S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were taken to rainbow beach for the first time by a local friend. It is a beautiful place, has a great atmosphere, and has great food and drinks.

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Thank James C
Gloucester, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A little disappointing based on the reviews. The beach was small & crowded. The equipment rental operation was friendly & well run.

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

See west end water sports and geckos island atv tours, then sit on the beach and have a cheeseburger and rim punch!

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Zanesfield, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach is 10 minute walk from cruise ship pier. Very beautiful and great if you want to lounge on the beach. Rental chairs / umbrellas available along with jet skiing.

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