Antigua - best beaches

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Joined Sep 2005
Yes, yes, I know...they have 365 of them! I went to a great public beach next to Sandals several years ago (can't remember the name), and not too far from the pier. Great sand and water, and restaurant/bar, and facilities. Can anyone tell me what might be the best beach to go to for a day...not far from the pier at St. Johns? We just want a day at the beach. Last time, we were on Celebrity. This time, RCI. Thanks!

P.S. I sailed out of Antigua near Nelson't Dockyard on a tall ship quite a few times in the 90's, so we're not interested in that area. Just a nice beach with facilities near the pier at St. Johns.
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the beach you are asking about is Dickenson Bay. It's one of our favorites. Was very busy on our last trip.
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