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Better visibility than Noir and less jellyfish!

Kinda what it says in the title. Busier than neighbouring Noir beach but with better visibility... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
Lukeysarbear
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Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
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Nice beach

We arrived at Anse Dufour a little after 8Am and still had to park behind about 30 cars that were... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
RoseTroy3
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Bridgeport, Alabama
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Kinda what it says in the title. Busier than neighbouring Noir beach but with better visibility. Fewer jellyfish and more wildlife. We swam a short way out and saw sea snakes various fish and a young green turtle. All in crystal clear water. Busy yes,...More

3  Thank Lukeysarbear
Reviewed 19 April 2018

We arrived at Anse Dufour a little after 8Am and still had to park behind about 30 cars that were already parked on the steep hillside leading to the beach. It is a beautiful, but small beach that had snorkeling on the right side. It...More

Thank RoseTroy3
Reviewed 30 March 2018

We enjoyed excellent snorkeling at Anse Dufour. The beach was smallish and rather crowded, but there was a nice sandy entrance to the water, and the snorkeling area was large enough not to feel crowded. Water calmness and clarity were outstanding, and there were many...More

1  Thank CoralReef
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The beach is small but lovely, not too many boats. This was my first time snorkelling and it was great fun. The north side of the bay had some coral and lots of small and medium sized fish. It was very rewarding. I didn't try...More

1  Thank packedlite
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Driving there is a bit hairy, the roads are well paved but just very windy. Be ready for a challenge parking in high season so get there early or be prepared for a bit of a walk. The steep narrow road in must be taken...More

1  Thank Kostisin
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

It's a beautiful beach with crystal clear waters. We got there by boat, first we visited 'Bat Cave' where we did some snorkeling, saw beautiful coloured fish, a few corals and of course, the bats from the cave. Then we went to the beach. We...More

Thank Alina G
Reviewed 28 January 2018

This beach is nestled in a beautiful cove. It's a popular spot for snorkeling, and if you're lucky you'll swim with the turtles. I was already sold on this location, and then it got better! At the end of the day, a fisherman came in,...More

2  Thank suzesq
Reviewed 12 January 2018

A very nice, small beach. Might get a bit crowded over the weekends, pretty small parking. You might be able to see the turtles, especially in the morning!

1  Thank Edge E
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Nice place next to beach Noire.Road isn't so easy cause it's a long distance downhill,so take care.Beach is crowdy most times so it's nice to relax for an 1-2 hours,while enjoying snorkeling.This place is one of the besto for scuba diving and snorkeling,be sure to...More

2  Thank ΒΑΛΑ Α
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Its hard to tell wich beach is nicer in Martinique. But i loved this one because is the best spot to dive. Its a very beautiful natural aquarium. We see turtles very easy. Ist a very tranquile place. I see people sayng is crowdy but...More

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AndreaNewYork
3 March 2018|
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Response from Kostisin | Reviewed this property |
You could ferry but would have to taxi from there. Probably easiest just to taxi. We used and can recommend Kalonji Tours and Taxi
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davechrish
27 November 2017|
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I have not been but am headed down in February. Would love to hear your “Do” vs “Don’t” list when you get back. Steve (Boston)
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Darlene H
30 March 2017|
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Response from meero1983 | Reviewed this property |
There are few small restaurants and bars by the beach so you can grab food and drinks or something quick to eat. As for the taxi ride from your cruise, it all depends where you get off. Anse Dufour is quite far from Fort De... More
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