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Nice long beach for walks and treasure hunting.

This beach has beautiful white sand but be aware of the large rocks and coral not too far out. It... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2015
LyndaMarieM
,
Seattle
The best!

We gave been to VG several times and this has to be the best, most secluded beach for snorkeling... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2015
jackatie
,
Dingmans Ferry, PA, USA
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A secluded beach area with fine swimming and snorkeling, with a sailboat or two in the distance as your closest neighbor.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 20 July 2015

This beach has beautiful white sand but be aware of the large rocks and coral not too far out. It is difficult to swim here. At the far end of the beach you will find a treasure trove of sea glass if you are a...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2015

We gave been to VG several times and this has to be the best, most secluded beach for snorkeling! It's out if the way off a dirt road, no sign, etc. out of all the times we've been there, we either had it to ourselves...More

2  Thank jackatie
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Reviewed 17 January 2015

We arrived by water. This is a beautiful out of the way beach. We spent three hours, mostly alone and I was able to spend 90 minutes snorkeling. The rocky area to the left as you face the water contains some interesting underwater features, boulders...More

Thank David E
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Reviewed 12 October 2014

Not the nicest beach on the island but definitely vacant. The snorkeling there was exceptional. Watch out for the currents though, they can be strong

2  Thank Luke P
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Reviewed 23 August 2014

This beach was hard to find. After circling back and forth along the coastal road, I eventually took a guess and drove down a sketchy gravel/dirt road. It was steep and rutted. At the bottom was a sandy parking spot and glorious Long Beach. The...More

2  Thank kvaakp
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Reviewed 7 July 2014

Not a soul on this beach other than us. We had lunch up at the sugarcane restaurant and then drove down here to snorkel. The sand is rocky and not the best, but the water was warm and clear and we saw tons of fish--even...More

2  Thank Annie M
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Reviewed 5 September 2013

Most visitors come to Long Bay by sailboat, staying at the Long Bay Marina. While there, go up to the nearby mountain for the overlook view of the bay.

Thank SPeteKiv
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Reviewed 2 April 2013

Long Bay is a lovely beach. If you walk to the far end from the car park there is some great snorkelling on the edges of the reef. Seeing a small shoal of cuttlefish made our holiday, but LOTs of fish and the coral is...More

1  Thank mayatree
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Reviewed 29 November 2012

Wow so beautiful here, great snorkeling, so private. Didn't see another person the whole time we were here. Excellent beachcombing and oh so peaceful. Saw an excellent variety of fish including trumpetfish, also great coral formations. Nice view of the Dogs and the northwest tip...More

Thank freedjum
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Reviewed 13 November 2012

We had the whole beach to ourselves and it was beautiful. Enjoyed the snorkeling and the serenity. Definitely recommend going for a few hours.

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