Prickly Pear Island, St. John's

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Prickly Pear Island is an islet approx. 650 metres off the north shore coast of Hodges Bay on the much larger island of Antigua, West Indies. The island measures approx. 50 metres north to south, and approx. 50 metres east to west. The small uninhabited island is home to the Prickly Pear Beach Club at Hodges Bay, a favorite day-time escape for the celebrity elite.
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  • Absolutely an ideal spot to chill out. Been here twice.Once from the Cruise Ship Azura and also from Ocean Point Hotel 
    Absolutely an ideal spot to chill out. Been here twice.Once from the Cruise Ship Azura and also from Ocean Point Hotel  more »
  • Booked via Ocean Point for $50 each to include one free drink and 2 hours over there. It is a beautiful little island but the waters are very shallow - so I couldn’t swim there and that didn’t help... 
    Booked via Ocean Point for $50 each to include one free drink and 2 hours over there. It is a beautiful little island but the waters are very shallow - so I couldn’t swim there and that didn’t help...  more »
  • Perfect place lovely boat trip to the island. Blue seas and white sand. Nice place to chill, snorkel and unwind.. well worth a visit. 
    Perfect place lovely boat trip to the island. Blue seas and white sand. Nice place to chill, snorkel and unwind.. well worth a visit.  more »
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  • One of the highlights of my life......
  • Always a lovely visit! Definately recommend this for a quick get away off the main island
  • Awesome place to visit
  • Amazing private small Island. Went for the afternoon had a great time snorkelling , eating lobster and drinking rum punch!! Thanks for the great visit!
  • The smallest island I have ever been to. This place is beautiful and relaxing. I have been there twice. Once with a couple of friends for a chilling day and the other time I have been to an organized party and it was amazing!! Nice to get there windsurfing.

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