Maho Bay Beach, Cruz Bay

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Beach · Nature / Park
Easily accessible and idyllic, Maho Bay Beach offers travelers a calm, pristine escape from the crowds. Weekends bring a larger influx of people, but you can easily find plenty of peaceful spots on the weekdays. Suitable for children due to its shallow waters and gradual incline, the beach remains an outstanding snorkeling destination. While there, you can also spot manta rays and swim with green sea turtles that feed on sea grass. Before you head to Cruz Bay, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Cruz Bay attractions planner, to make sure you see all that Cruz Bay has to offer, including Maho Bay Beach.
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  • We always hit this beach when in STJ because it is good for children. The water is very calm. There are small shops and a food truck across the street. There is plenty of local wildlife to see...  more »
  • Great beach to visit for some relaxing and grabbing a few pain killers at the road side bar. Does get very crowed which is unfortunate. A lot of the local taxi trucks that typically care 8-12 folks...  more »
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  • Our favorite beach on the whole island!!! So many turtles.
  • An outstanding snorkeling spot. Great relaxation and local flair.

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