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Crystal Sands Beach

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The beach has the calmest waters early morning and so clear to the bottom. The waves don't roll in... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2019
Niskayuna, New York
Beach for the family

Visited this beach with the family, and enjoyed the experience. It was walking distance from our... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2018
Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed 4 days ago

On March 13, 2019, I made a reservation through Homeaway VRBO for the month of March 2020, made a down payment and received confirmation number and information. Soon after receiving all the information, I received an I I made a reservation and had confirmation for...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Repeat123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The sand is clean and white, the beach is fantastic to walk along or just go for a swim, easy slope into the water. The problem is parkig in high season and bathroom facilities are rare to none

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ray T
Reviewed 11 February 2019

The beach has the calmest waters early morning and so clear to the bottom. The waves don't roll in till afternoon and we just spent days enjoying this beach !!!!

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank IBJosey
Reviewed 8 January 2019 via mobile

Bugs, huge BUGS, roaches!!!! Awful! Scared to sleep , killed 5, called & sent out guy, no help at all....scary, huge roaches, size of small mouse.....THEY could care less!!!! Awful & Julian at front desk, laughed! Had poison put out, made bugs , roaches, laugh!...More

Date of experience: January 2019
6  Thank oakley69
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Visited this beach with the family, and enjoyed the experience. It was walking distance from our rental apartment. The water was crystal blue most of the time and occasional emerald green. The beach is kept clean.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank DFWKen15
Reviewed 23 November 2018

Spent a couple of hours at this beach for a team building event, while staying at the Henderson Resort (wanted to see a different beach than theirs). The covered pavilion was cool, clean and had a working bathroom and outside shower. Several families lived there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank sunnysal
Reviewed 21 October 2018

The sand is so white and soft, it's like being on a Island in the Caribbean! It was strange the sand did not feel hot, the quartz does something to it and it's like walking in sugar. ! Our section of the beach was calm...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank IBJosey
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This is my favorite beach! Our beach house was across the street, so we had wonderful access. I loved spending my days just relaxing and sipping a beverage there. The best!! I cannot wait to return.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Christy D
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Some of the best beaches anywhere. Love the white, fine sand found here. Take sunscreen cause you can get burnt quick.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Oldguitarmike
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We have had a wonderful time at this beach. Beautiful sand, beautiful water, and since we've been here, the waves have been pretty active.

Date of experience: September 2018
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11 March 2019|
Response from IBJosey | Reviewed this property |
Yes , Kyle and Matt are the amazing men who take care of the beach chairs and umbrellas on Crystal Beach. Some condo's come with "beach service".
19 June 2018|
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Response from CptCal | Reviewed this property |
The short answer is yes and no. Many areas on this beach are private, however there are several public access areas as well. If you arrive early in the day, you can get the primo spot of your choice. Parking is tough at the... More