Vacations The Best Beaches in the Caribbean  

Island Hopper Dan
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What are the best beaches in the Caribbean? To be honest, the best Caribbean beach is probably the one you're visiting! The Caribbean Islands have so many gorgeous, sandy beaches, it's hard to pick favorites, but that's precisely what you're being asked to do with this list. Vote for the Caribbean beaches you love the most, vote down any you didn't like and, if you have a favorite spot that isn't listed, add it to the list!

Anyone who loves amazing beaches knows that the Caribbean is *the* place to go. With shimmering, turquoise waters and powdery, sugary sand, the Caribbean beaches offer the ultimate in luxury. For active vacationers, several beaches listed here, including some great beaches in U.S. territories, offer excellent diving in surrounding, offshore coral reefs, along with snorkeling and other water sports. If fun in the sun is your thing, you really can't go wrong by spending time on any Caribbean beach.

Many of the best Caribbean beaches are located in some of the world's best beach cities. These laid back, tropical locales have a unique vibe all their own. Each town, and each beach, has it's own distinct personality. Grab a cold one, kick back and enjoy some of the most magnificent sunsets in the world over the waters of these Caribbean beaches.

If you're a beach lover (and really, who isn't?), you might also be interested in these lists of the best beaches in Hawaii and the best beaches in Florida, too.
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Trunk Bay is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Trunk Bay Virgin Islands National Park, United States Virgin Islands
2
53 11
Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
3
52 13
Palm Beach, Aruba is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
4
42 12
Horseshoe Bay, Bermuda is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Horseshoe Bay, Bermuda Bermuda
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40 12
Grace Bay Beach is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Grace Bay Beach Turks and Caicos
6
36 10
Shoal Bay is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Shoal Bay Anguilla
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29 9
Grand Anse Beach is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Grand Anse Beach Grenada
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25 7
Orient Bay Beach is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Saint Martin
9
24 11
Magens Bay is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
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26 13
Le Carbet is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Le Carbet France, Martinique
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23 12
Punta Cana is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
La Altagracia Province, Dominican Republic
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14 4
Gouverneur Beach is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Gouverneur Beach St.Barts
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15 5
Philipsburg is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Philipsburg Saint Martin (Island)
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17 8
Culebra is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Puerto Rico
15
17 9
Eagle Beach is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Eagle Beach
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25 17
Maundays Bay is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Maundays Bay Anguilla
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12 5
Nassau is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
New Providence, Bahamas
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13 6
Smuggler's Cove is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Smuggler's Cove Tortola
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20 13
Crane Beach is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Barbados
20
21 14
Paradise Island is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Indian Lake, Ohio, USA
21
10 4
Jost Van Dyke is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Jost Van Dyke British Virgin Islands
22
12 6
Seven Mile Beach is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Seven Mile Beach Negril, Jamaica
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13 7
The Baths is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
The Baths
24
16 10
Cable Beach is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Cable Beach Nassau
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13 8
Deadman's Beach is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Beaches in the Caribbean
Deadman's Beach British Virgin Islands