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Caneel Bay Beach, Caneel Bay
(3.9/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
Relax and explore the biodiversity in the waters of Caneel Bay Beach. Snorkelers love this beach thanks to the colorful marine life close to shore, with frequent sightings of exotic species such as angelfish, parrot fish, reef squid, sea turtle, barracuda, and damselfish. Be aware that while the beach is open to public, the lounge chairs belong to the local resort--meaning ordinary visitors have to pay exorbitant fees to sit in them. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Caneel Bay Beach by using our Caneel Bay itinerary builder.
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  • Upgraded and nicer than our stay years ago... food is much better and just the general feeling of the place was nicer. 
  • We stayed at the Caneel Bay resort and our room was right on this beach. This beach is close to the front lobby, the boat dock, the recreation equipment booth and less formal restaurant. Great snorkel...  more »
  • This is a beautiful resort and non paying guests can access the beach for a fee of $20 to park. You'll get your money back if you purchase $20 or more from their gift shop (quite easy to do.) The snor...  more »