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Crane Beach

Union Hall, Barbados
+1 246-423-6220
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Eighty-foot cliffs overlook this beach, making it one of the most beautiful beaches on the island.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pink sand” (43 reviews)
“the cliff” (51 reviews)
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Union Hall, Barbados
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1 - 10 of 634 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Had read reviews about this being one of the best beaches in Barbados. The pinkish sand is beautiful but the beach is ruined by the resort in the cliff top and crowded with loungers. Wouldn't bother with this one. Bottom Bay is much wilder and...More

Thank CharlieFarley1976
Reviewed 3 days ago

A gloriously beautiful beach. Wonderful white sand, and crystal Caribbean blue water. Beware the very, very strong waves/undertow - the pull can overpower even the strongest swimmer. Makes for a super fun wave jumping experience, though!

Thank AMenegoni
Reviewed 5 days ago

A great place to spend a whole day. Expect to pay $20US / $40bds to rent 2 loungers and an umbrella. You can also rent boogie boards for some fun on the waves. Food at the cafe is ok, but a little expensive like many...More

Thank Gareth J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very dramatic sea view which is great but remember if you aren't good swimmer it's not for you, this is the ocean side of Barbados and the waves pull you in instantly, however we have enjoyed evenings walks by this beach before dinner

Thank jurgitarhodes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by here for a peak. Found a long narrow lane and parked and at the end was Beach access. It is a spectacular beach though swimming did not look recommended. Looked like something off a postcard.

Thank Butterfly_n1
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great view, nice atmosphere, soft sand to go for a walk. The waves are very rough and choppy in the Atlantic, so a beach visit on the Caribbean side would be more my advice.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have just returned from a sunset stroll - no hawkers, no hassle and very few people on the beach at all. Classic sunset views and great fun picking our way along the stepping stones at the public entry end of the beach. There is sea...More

Thank Risottorules
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great beach, high sea weeds in water made it less enjoyable this time. Nice chairs with covers. Nice beach bar in back for Crane resort patrons.

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the most beautiful beaches in the world... it is breathtaking... we couldnt get enough of the views , amazing colors of the water... would love to go back .. a must see

Thank NyStar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pink sand and crashing waves! Rough water for swimming but beautiful and relaxing. Chairs and umbrellas for hotel guests and bar and towel service. Small restaurant in the grove behind the beach. Fair bit of seeweed on beach but they clean it up all day...More

Thank 27Chucker
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Emily T
7 August 2017|
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Response from nathalie k | Reviewed this property |
im not sure you have to call the resort they are very nice, and they will help you with all your need
Michelle H
7 May 2017|
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Response from Ian C | Reviewed this property |
About half an hour by car or a couple of hours by bus with transfers and such. if you don't have a car you are probably better off arranging for a taxi with your hotel.
Angela K
1 April 2017|
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Response from Erin Z | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there will most likely be chairs available. There are guys who bring lounge chairs and rent them out so there should be plenty available. Also, I suggest you order lunch from Cutters. They will deliver to the Crane... More

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