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Carlisle Bay, Bridgetown

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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. Take a look at our Bridgetown vacation builder to schedule your visit to Carlisle Bay and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Someone has decided to store shipping containers immediately next to the beach on Carlisle Bay on the road to the Hilton. Another Barbados beautification project.? One of the nicest little beaches now...  more »
  • Visited this lovely beach three times last week while in Barbados. Once at sunrise and again at sunset. Also, went during the late morning to swim with the turtles. Awesome beach and on Wednesday morn...  more »
  • Beautiful beach about 10 minutes walk from Sugar Bay hotel. Walk along the beach and through the Hilton to find the beach. There are a few places to eat/drink and the snorkelling is lovely.  more »