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Half Moon Bay

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A beautiful bay

Half Moon bay is a bit remote but worth the drive (plus, you can eat just in front as there is a... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Zurich, Switzerland
I should tell you this place stinks to keep it secret.. but it is one of the best beaches on the planet.

This Antiguan beauty is usually pretty quiet because of its remote location but it has everything... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
Michael L
Yarmouth Port, Massachusetts
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Catch some rays while watching the surf at this beautiful pink sand beach.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Half Moon bay is a bit remote but worth the drive (plus, you can eat just in front as there is a nice beach restaurant at the entrance of the beach). The water is clear and it is great for snorkeling. What we liked the...More

Thank LydiaPic
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This Antiguan beauty is usually pretty quiet because of its remote location but it has everything you dream of for a Caribbean beach- white sand, warm turquoise water , trees to hand your hammock, tranquil pools for kids, body surf level wave action, ample parking...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Make sure to take a swim at this beautiful beach. The Beach Bum Bar & Grill has delicious fresh fish served right on the beach. Enjoy!

Thank CaribBeachLady
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We have visited may beaches on our trips around the islands and the reviews that this could be one of the top ten in the Caribbean could not be ignored. However.. from our villa in Jolly Habor it was an solid hour travel and I'm...More

Thank Jeff T
Reviewed 16 April 2017

My wife and I have been trying to spot the best snorkelling beaches on Antigua. Half Moon Bay is fairly good at both sides of the bay. Most striking is however the beauty of the place. White and pink sand that stretches in a crescent...More

Thank ulfj
Reviewed 14 April 2017

ok, visited this beach many times and love it, this visit however we were invaded by some rude americans that deemed it acceptable to invade our space and not care, they had the whole beach but decided they wanted out little bit of beach, nasty...More

Thank franbanks
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We were staying in Falmouth harbour and this was our go to beach. Lovely sand and crystal clear water. Plenty of room for everyone and you can choose between breezy side or quiet side(which most people choose) on the left as you enter. There are...More

Thank ukiwil1
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Went with my son for several hours. Gorgeous view, lovely swimming and a bit of snorkelling. There are some nice waves crashing on the beach which is great to play in as well. Little resto bar for lunch. All in all a great spot. I...More

Thank nolanbolan
Reviewed 10 April 2017

An absolutely awesome secluded beach but bring EVERYTHING! There is nothing there with exception of 2 dive bars that are a bit pricey. Bring snacks, towels, water, bathing suits, sunscreen, etc. A must see! Go to the left side if you want calm waters. The...More

Thank 360jaimeeh
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This was a nice beach to spend several hours. It is a little out of the way, but I wanted to be away from the main tourist crowd. Wish I had brought my eno as there were several places to hang in some shade between...More

Thank William M
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6 November 2016|
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Response from Sylvia H |
There is Smiling Harrys along the road, but we went to the Beach Bum Shack overlooking the bay a couple of weeks ago. Absolutely excellent. Can recommend the grilled chicken strips.
26 July 2015|
Response from SammyD47 |
Oops, posted ? in wrong spot...