Carlisle Bay, Bridgetown

4.6
#1 of 35 in Beaches in Barbados
Swim and snorkel at Carlisle Bay, a picturesque, natural harbor in Bridgetown. Crescent-shaped and sheltered, the bay is named after Earl of Carlisle. Snorkeling and scuba diving in the bay area you can see six shipwrecks, as well as an abundance of marine life that includes rays, seahorses, octopuses, and sea turtles. The bay's public beach boasts soft white sand and calm waters, perfect for lounging and swimming. Put Carlisle Bay and other Bridgetown attractions into our Bridgetown trip itinerary maker, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • This long and wide, white sandy beach is near Bridgetown. No. 11 bus stops there. It has soft white sand and a couple of beach bars. We found Joe’s bar tucked away as we left, very comfortable...  more »
  • We went for a little while after sailing. Nice place to spend a few hours. It wasn't extremely crowded but there were people there. Very easy to get chairs and umbrella even in the mid afternoon...  more »
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  • Amazing clear water and very soft sand, powder like, on the very long and uncrowded beach. This is one of the best spots on the island and probably in eastern carribean
  • Beautiful white Sandy Beach.... crystal clear waters.
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