Carlisle Bay, Bridgetown

4.6
#1 of 34 in Beaches in Barbados
Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
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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  • Beautiful bay, lots of space on the beaches to chose from. We came during covid and was VERY quiet, expectedly but usually it’s bustling with happy people, enjoying life. Chose a spot for the day and....  more »
  • Fantastic beach sea very carm nice views bar and drinks restaurant on the beach lovely day out for everyone  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

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