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Valley Church Beach

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nice white sand beach, where you feel you're alone in August! Beautiful landscapes all around, a warm water to bath! Turquoise water is really charming!

Thank dramenard
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 7 days at Jolly Beach. It is a very nice beach with calm clear water. We went in January and the temperature was perfect. So many sea shells to choose from and an nice walking beach! Also beautiful sunsets everyday. Loved this place...More

Thank Kristi w
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing time while at that beach, you gotta pay to use the chairs and umbrellas, I don’t know about eating because we had a taxi van to get us from there and take to the stingray city to see the stingrays, a...More

Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 5 August 2018

We were lucky enough to stay at a hotel (Cocos) right on Valley Church Beach. It is a beautiful stretch of beach, and the water is spectacular and usually always crystal clear. It is rarely crowded and is reasonably quiet, so great for relaxing, a...More

Thank creatureluvr
Reviewed 1 August 2018

The beach is clean. It has access to banana, chair rides, wave runners and paddle boarding. A small area is marked off for swimmers and waders to stay safe.

Thank carter2
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

If you want to see “Caribbean Blue” as Enya sings, then this is the place to see it. Incredible quiet beach which we loved. Restaurant appeared quite average with poor service (had to wait about ten minutes just to ask a question). Toilets be warned...More

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 27 July 2018

This was one of the beaches our hotel shuttle took us too. The normally wet mangrove swamp was drying up due to a drought and the smell was overwhelmingly that of decaying detritus and swamp creatures. The sand was a bit courser than other beaches....More

Thank Shelley11
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

I loved the color of the ocean mixed with the surrounding hills/mountains. The clarity isnt on par with darkwood or ffryes but ot was still great! My only complaint really is that awful smell from the nearby mangrove. Its very unfortunate but its nature! We...More

Thank orioles9
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Five years ago we were taken to this magnificent beach by a local tour operator as part of a cruise trip to Antigua... five years later we are returning ton one of the most beautiful beaches ever seen. Enjoy!

Thank SBE73
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Imagine your own curve of white sand, endless turquoise water, and no one else in sight. You can hear the goats calling to each other on the rocks overlooking the bay. Then imagine that the nearby 300-year-old Anglican church has opened its doors and windows,...More

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21 October 2017|
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Response from Sandra F | Reviewed this property |
The recent hurricanes spared Antigua, so I'm sure it's still as beautiful as ever!
24 September 2017|
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Response from Chriski M | Reviewed this property |
Just ask the driver for Valley Church Beach. Chairs, shades all available. Try the coconut shrimp
21 August 2017|
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Response from Chriski M | Reviewed this property |
Any of the local hotels will be able to assist,