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Valley Church Beach

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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 28 November 2012

Love this beach! Beautiful white sand with azure water. Nice shells, no rocks. This beach offers great ocean/island views and is not crowded. The perfect place to spend the day. You can get an air conditioned cab from the port for around $12. to $16....More

12  Thank BobMcC44
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 5 June 2012

the owners of the beach bar here have done a fantastic job in getting so many taxi drivers to bring visitors (especially those arriving on cruise ships) to this beach, and it should be clear that most of the reviews here are very much based...More

10  Thank mizgeorge
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This sand was like icing sugar. It is easy to walk with calm waters. What a great place to swim, walk and soak up the sun. It is an easy walk from Cocobay Resort about 8 mins. Down the driveway, on to the road corner...More

Thank miriamk406
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely beach ,it's not soft powdered sand as has crushed shells in it . Good bar and wifi and jet skis are available

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Reviewed 14 October 2018

This is a beautiful beach, the sand is a but unusual because it is like a shell sand just a but course but not to where it will cut you walking on it. The only bad thing on this beach it the people trying to...More

Thank jtrinkle
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This is a secluded beach almost too good to reveal ...Very few people, Super swimming, nice beach to walk!

Thank Freedom736854
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Some of the most beautiful beaches I've every seen. You could easily spend the entire day swimming, floating or basking on the sand.

Thank trinitravelgirl
Reviewed 31 August 2018

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 25 August 2018

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

1  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

1  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.

1  Thank carter2
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Brenda H
12 October 2018|
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Response from David Y | Reviewed this property |
Hi Brenda, There will be taxis aplenty vying for your business outside the cruise terminal. My tip is to share with some other cruise passengers to get the best deal. Arrange a date with the driver for a return trip. He/she... More
21 October 2017|
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Response from X9006KBsandraf | 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