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Great place to snorkel!

This was one of our favorite places to snorkel. The reef is close to the surface, and the variety... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
DavidandJean69
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Kent, Ohio USA.
Beautiful beach, good food

The beach was fantastic. You walk and walk and walk and you are only waist deep. Not a place for... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
rkotob
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Peabody, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

This was one of our favorite places to snorkel. The reef is close to the surface, and the variety of corals and fish is great. We saw a group of 12 barracuda, and many parrot fish. You do have to walk in towards the reef...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank DavidandJean69
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

The beach was fantastic. You walk and walk and walk and you are only waist deep. Not a place for diving or snorkeling. We had the fish tacos and fish soup. I'm going back for more

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

Although Lac Bay is a great place for windsurfing, it is best to avoid this area when cruise boats is in (only 1 a week). For a more local experience, travel to the far side of the bay (ask for directions to the Mangrove Info...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bob S
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Nice beach area, beautiful water, shallow you can walk out so so far. The water is very warm (not cool and refeshing) since it is so shallow. Restaurant is very very good. Great outdoor seating with beautiful water front dining. They have beach chairs for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

The strong wind and shallow water make this a great place to practice windsurfing. There are at least two windsurfing schools (Jibe City and the Windsurfing Place(?) and some little beach bars to relax at after or in between surfing. Can get crowded, so we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank YodaHB
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Was in Bonaire on dive trip and had a decompression day before we flew out. My dive buddy had never been there so we drove around the south end of the island to see the slave huts as well. You can also easily get there...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Ray D
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Spent the day relaxing while the teenagers took lessons and worked on their windsurfing. Beautiful sandy beach and blue water great day trip if you have non divers in your party that are tired of watching you blow bubbles.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank LB8S
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Beautiful place for lunch and to watch the wind surfers. Quite out of the way place to get away from downtown.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank WadeL1825
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Crystal clear water, lots of action, people watching photo ops a must see spot while on Bonaire! Gets crowded a popular place for locals and tourists alike.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank bukagirl
Reviewed 6 August 2018

To relax, windsurf and BE in the most beautiful water AND to be able to stand up in the water everywhere truly is a miracle. The best place to windsurf as beginner, or professional. Beautiful atmosphere. Friendly people. I miss it as soon as I...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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jinty166
2 February 2019|
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Response from Happiness827933 | Reviewed this property |
The beach by the airport has really good snorkelling. It is easy to enter the water because it is a sand beach. There is also a food truck right there in the car park where they have great food.
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michellefR6609XT
19 July 2018|
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Response from yyzhnl | Reviewed this property |
A car is needed to get to this beach rough roads.
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Amydhillon47
24 February 2018|
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Response from 638annemariem | Reviewed this property |
Agree with others that answered, it is not far but definitely need some type of transportation (forget walking!). About half an hour to get there, the roads are rough so whatever mode of transportation you choose it will be... More
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