The best beaches on Curaçao
The Caribbean island of Curacao has the most beautiful beaches in the world. Discover this beautiful island and enjoy the sun, the sea and the beach.
You can make a list of places you want to visit before you travel to Curacao. Speaking of exciting, Curacao's fantastic beaches, rich culture and history, and luxurious resorts are some of the most popular attractions.
BOHOs favourite beaches
Did you know Curaçao has more than +40 beaches? We are sharing with you our favorites you definitely need to check out during your stay:
Kokomo Beach (Vaersenbaai)
Kokomo Beach is a small and cozy beach, located just a 20-minute drive from our hotels 't Klooster and Boho hotel. Entrance and parking is free.
You can rent a beach bed for 7 guilders, after which you can relax, read a book and enjoy the beautiful crystal clear water with a beer or a cocktail. Kokomo Beach has a restaurant, where you can have a nice lunch.
The beach has Happy Hour with music every Sunday from 17:00 to 18:00.
Mambo Beach / Sea Aquarium Beach
Mambo Beach is actually called Sea Aquarium Beach. From our hotels 't Klooster and Boho you are on the beach within a 10-minute drive. Mambo Beach is one of the most popular beaches of Curaçao and has several restaurants, beach bars and stores where you can enjoy yourself for hours. On the beach you will find from left to right Mood Beach, Cabana Beach, Wet & Wild Beach, Madero Ocean Club, Bonita Beach Club, Chill Beach and Lionsdive Beach. In addition, there are plenty of restaurants. Such as Bocas Argentinian Steaks, El Grill & Mexicano, Origami Sushi, Pizzamare, Subway, Tandoori Heights, The Green House and Nemo Sushi.
On Wednesday night, Friday night and Sunday night, the beach turns into a popular nightlife spot with several happy hours. Every Friday night there is happy hour starting at 5 p.m. at Chill and starting at 5:30 p.m. at Bonita Beach Club. Wet and Wild and Madero Ocean Club have happy hour on Friday night and Sunday night. On Wednesday nights, you can visit Cabana Beach.
Grote knip is the most beautiful beach on Curaçao. Unesco declared beach 'most beautiful beach in the Caribbean' several years ago.
The beach is about a 50-minute drive from our hotels 't Klooster and Boho Hotel. We therefore recommend leaving early and combining the beach with other beaches on the west coast such as Playa Lagun and Kleine Knip, which are located near Grote Knip.
Entrance to Grote Knip is free. You can bring your own cooler and BBQ and enjoy your own drinks on the beach. On weekends there is a good atmosphere on the beach because of the locals who also come to enjoy the sea.
Playa Lagun Beach
Lagun beach is a picture! Lagun is a very narrow beach located between two rocks, overlooking the beautiful Caribbean Sea. The sea is green/blue and you can snorkel beautifully. Playa Lagun is free of charge. So you can just open your towel there and spend the whole day in the sun, or under the shade of the big tree.
Above right is a restaurant where you can have a nice lunch and enjoy the iguanas that live in the bushes next to the restaurant.
With its turquoise waters, swaying palm trees and bright white sand, Cas Abao is a true gem on the southwest coast of Curaçao. The beach is popular among tourists and locals alike! Cas Abao is ideal for swimmers of all ages. The reefs are beautiful for snorkelers and divers.
Cas Abao Beach is a full service beach with secure parking, restrooms, showers and lockers on site. In addition, the beach features a beach bar and restaurant, a massage palapa and a dive store.