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Carlisle Bay, Bridgetown
(4.7/5 based on 1,100+ reviews on the web)
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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  • Calm clear sea, with white sand. We had lounges and an umbrella included from our hotel, along with drinks vouchers for the 'cocobana' beach bar. Food and cocktails there are excellent!! Lots of guys ...  more »
  • The water is great for both the swimmers and non swimmers. The water is calm and the beach is so serene. 
  • We always stay at the Hilton which is adjacent to Carlisle Bay. We walk to the beach on Carlisle Bay from the hotel. The sandy bottom nearer and beyond the Radisson hotel is wonderful. No major rock i...  more »