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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  • Carlisle bay Barbados is well worth a visit it is the most gorgeous stretch of white sand and turquoise waters I have ever seen and is exactly what you dream of a Caribbean beach to be.  more »
  • This Carlisle Beach is amazing !!! The water is so clear and clean . You can enjoy the swim because the waves are smalls and not dangerous as everywhere in Barbados .... The only way to be there you....  more »
  • Relatively close to the cruise port so it only took about 20 minutes for my wife I to walk from our cruise ship to this amazing beach. A real tropical paradise, beautiful clean palm fringed sand and.....  more »
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  • incredible beautiful and just next to bridgetown city center. you can easily access from cruise terminal
  • 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
  • Family friendly!!
  • Beautiful white Sandy Beach.... crystal clear waters.
  • Carlisle Bay has to be the best beach in Barbados, with lovely calm water for swimming in and so breathtakenly beautiful! Just the wow factor with this one!

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