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Royal Naval Dockyard, West End, Bermuda Reviews

Visit the Royal Naval Dockyard in the West End, which served a vital function in the War of 1812, World War I and II, and the Cold War. Visit the Royal Naval Cemetery and the Navy Crest Wall, featuring art from the British Royal Army and Navy and other NATO members.

58%

good (20 votes)

What people said about this port:

"Horseshoe Bay beach is not to be missed." in 3 reviews.
"Horseshoe Bay beach is not to be missed." in 3 reviews.
"Horseshoe Bay beach is not to be missed." in 3 reviews.

15 reviews and tips of Royal Naval Dockyard, West End, Bermuda




Traveled As:
Singles/Friends Experience:
7+ cruises
So, So

The cruise line should avoid going into this port on Sundays - this really limited the options for the passengers. If you want to hire your own cab to tour the island, don't expect one to agree to do this ship-side, you'll have to take the ferry across the bay to try to find one in the city; the cab drivers ship-side would rather move passengers between the ship and beaches to increase their income.

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Traveled As:
Couple Experience:
4-6 cruises
Very Good

We went to Horseshoe Bay Beach. Save your $$ and take the bus at the end of the pier ($8 round trip), rather than paying $34 for the excusion. If you get a good driver like we had coming back, they'll tell you all about the island and point out things of interest along the way.

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Traveled As:
Singles/Friends Experience:
2-3 cruises
Very Good

Took day pass$12.00(which gave option to transfer around island at no extra cost) and travelled to Hamilton by bus 40 minutes and took ferry back 20 minutes. Did walking tour of Hamilton and came back and enjoyed Dockyard hidden beach and shops. All very nice and civilized.

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Traveled As:
Couple Experience:
1 cruise (first)
Very Good

Everything was nice about this place. The people, the view, the beach, the houses, the drive through town. I was highly disappointed to only be there for 4 hours. We got to spend 1 hour at the beach and had to head back to the boat.

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