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Lovely free beach

This is a beautiful beach, with a gorgeous sea. It is free, but the locals will be pushing you to... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Ian K
Alnwick, United Kingdom
Beautiful and Secluded

If you want the beach to yourself come here! The beach was pristine and calm and the water was... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
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East of Lucaya, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
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Reviewed 9 November 2018

This place is desolate. If you're a trusting person, go here. There is nothing around this beach. No services or people, or houses.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Great clean and secluded beach away from it all. Spent two days on the beach and we only saw two other people.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KKEE-290
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

We stopped by twice during our 10 day stay on the Grand Bahama Island in attempts to access this beach from various areas. Both attempts resulted in disappointment. The beach is dire need of cleanup. It is littered with trash from both the sea and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank garciasolis
Reviewed 7 May 2018

This is a beautiful beach, with a gorgeous sea. It is free, but the locals will be pushing you to hire chairs, beach umbrellas and so on. Wonderful huge conch shells straight from the sea - brilliant presents, if you luggage weight allowance can cope!

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank Ian K
Reviewed 2 April 2018

If you want the beach to yourself come here! The beach was pristine and calm and the water was clear and turquoise. There was only one other family there, swimming, fishing, and paddle boarding.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank VagabondGypsy
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Wonderful beach for a long walk, very quiet. A little out of the way but worth the drive just to unwind.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank LLeonori
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Barbary Beach, Freeport is simply beautiful. It is an excellent beach for family picnics, church functions, or just to quietly relax and enjoy tranquil time in nature. The experience is breathtaking! One can spend hours just walking along the beach or swimming in the warm...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank H1454UNdavids
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Barbary Beach is a wonderful destination, save for the litter that is often on the beach. It both washes up from boats out at sea and is dropped by locals who just don't care. Whenever we go, I spend 30 minutes picking up trash, just...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Catherinerantham_NH
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Barbary beach is so non-commercialized it isn't even "signed"...when driving, you don't even realize you have reached it! No facilities, path & road type parking but as raved about by those that enjoy remote, unspoiled and beautiful beaches, then this is the place for you!...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank RonM91
Reviewed 31 May 2017

very off the beaten path no one was there but me and family during our visit here but the beach was amazing lots on sponge and sand dollars

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Tonya D
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3 August 2017|
Response from Tonya D | Reviewed this property |
No,sorry this is a very secluded beach.In fact no one was on the beach at all.So it's not what you'd call a a typical beach.In fact it's about an hour drive from cruise port.If you have time on island to rent a car you... More